The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 82 73 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 17 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.43% 2.35% 2.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.24% 16.18% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 28
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Visual Studio
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
166 173 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.98% 14.50% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 150 154 131
Median salary £41,000 £37,000 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,950 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the South Wales region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in South Wales

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in South Wales

Visual Studio
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +1 12 £37,500 +22.95% 1
Newport -7 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
Wales

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
2 20 (58.82%) .NET
2 20 (58.82%) SQL
3 19 (55.88%) C#
4 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET
5 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
6 14 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 12 (35.29%) HTML
7 12 (35.29%) MVC
8 11 (32.35%) Scrum
8 11 (32.35%) CSS
9 8 (23.53%) Java
10 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (20.59%) CSS3
10 7 (20.59%) jQuery
10 7 (20.59%) Selenium
11 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (17.65%) Finance
12 5 (14.71%) Advertising
12 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
12 5 (14.71%) Web Services
12 5 (14.71%) OO
12 5 (14.71%) WCF
12 5 (14.71%) HTML5
13 4 (11.76%) SoapUI
13 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Fireworks
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Extranet
1 2 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
4 3 (8.82%) OLAP
4 3 (8.82%) OLAP Cube
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (20.59%) Selenium
3 4 (11.76%) JMeter
3 4 (11.76%) SoapUI
4 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.82%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.88%) LoadUI
6 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.94%) JIRA
6 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.94%) Ranorex
6 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.94%) TestComplete
6 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Advertising
3 4 (11.76%) Games
4 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) .NET Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Database Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Digital Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Digital Transformation
4 3 (8.82%) Junior
4 3 (8.82%) Junior Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Database Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Transformation Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (5.88%) HTML Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) .NET
2 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET
3 12 (35.29%) HTML
4 11 (32.35%) CSS
5 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (20.59%) CSS3
5 7 (20.59%) jQuery
6 5 (14.71%) HTML5
6 5 (14.71%) WCF
6 5 (14.71%) Web Services
7 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (11.76%) WinForms
8 3 (8.82%) SOAP
9 2 (5.88%) Ajax
9 2 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (5.88%) MDX
9 2 (5.88%) XML
9 2 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.94%) Statistics
1 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) MVC
3 11 (32.35%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) OO
5 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.76%) ETL
5 4 (11.76%) TDD
5 4 (11.76%) Web Development
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Automation Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Business Transformation
6 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
6 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.82%) OOD
6 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) SDLC
6 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
7 2 (5.88%) Content Management
7 2 (5.88%) People Management
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) SQL
2 19 (55.88%) C#
3 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 8 (23.53%) Java
5 5 (14.71%) VB.NET
6 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.88%) VBA
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) Delphi
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
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