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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Wales / South Wales
Rank 59 69 85
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 22 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.47% 2.16% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.84% 13.45% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 10
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,200 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,100 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
159 171 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 17.85% 16.04% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 145 144 81
Median salary £35,000 £37,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% +9.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £26,855
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +10 19 £32,500 +8.33% 4
Newport - 3 £33,000 -
Visual Studio
Wales

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 46 (76.67%) .NET
1 46 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (71.67%) C#
3 36 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 35 (58.33%) SQL
4 35 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (48.33%) ASP.NET
6 28 (46.67%) MVC
7 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
8 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 24 (40.00%) HTML
8 24 (40.00%) .NET Framework
9 22 (36.67%) Scrum
9 22 (36.67%) VB.NET
9 22 (36.67%) CSS
10 20 (33.33%) T-SQL
10 20 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (31.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (31.67%) XML
11 19 (31.67%) OO
12 18 (30.00%) TDD
12 18 (30.00%) WCF
13 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 16 (26.67%) WinForms
14 16 (26.67%) Windows
14 16 (26.67%) MS Excel
14 16 (26.67%) XSLT
14 16 (26.67%) Management Information System
15 13 (21.67%) Coaching
16 12 (20.00%) NHS

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 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.00%) CMS
2 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.33%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.33%) MySQL
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.67%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 35 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (15.00%) Selenium
3 5 (8.33%) Subversion
4 4 (6.67%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.67%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.67%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.67%) Maven
7 1 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.67%) Xcode
General
1 7 (11.67%) Advertising
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Games
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (73.33%) Developer
2 29 (48.33%) .NET Developer
3 10 (16.67%) Analyst
3 10 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 9 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Junior
4 9 (15.00%) Junior Developer
5 8 (13.33%) Junior .NET Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (6.67%) QA Leader
7 4 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Test Leader
8 3 (5.00%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (76.67%) .NET
2 29 (48.33%) ASP.NET
3 24 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 24 (40.00%) HTML
4 22 (36.67%) CSS
5 19 (31.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (31.67%) XML
6 18 (30.00%) WCF
7 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 16 (26.67%) WinForms
8 16 (26.67%) XSLT
9 10 (16.67%) Web Services
10 7 (11.67%) jQuery
11 6 (10.00%) AngularJS
12 5 (8.33%) Entity Framework
13 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (6.67%) RESTful
14 3 (5.00%) CSS3
14 3 (5.00%) HTML5
14 3 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 12 (20.00%) Informatics
2 12 (20.00%) NHS
3 5 (8.33%) Fintech
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Statistics
5 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Android
2 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (46.67%) MVC
3 22 (36.67%) Scrum
4 19 (31.67%) OO
5 18 (30.00%) TDD
6 13 (21.67%) Coaching
7 9 (15.00%) SDLC
8 8 (13.33%) Test Scripting
9 7 (11.67%) Regression Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Black-Box Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.67%) Defect Management
11 4 (6.67%) OOP
11 4 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.67%) Waterfall
12 3 (5.00%) Exploratory Testing
12 3 (5.00%) Front End Development
12 3 (5.00%) Prototyping
12 3 (5.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 43 (71.67%) C#
2 35 (58.33%) SQL
3 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (36.67%) VB.NET
5 20 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 10 (16.67%) Java
7 5 (8.33%) C++
8 3 (5.00%) Python
9 1 (1.67%) C
9 1 (1.67%) Perl
9 1 (1.67%) PHP
9 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) ISEB
1 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) SCCM
1 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) Adobe
3 3 (5.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (1.67%) Xamarin
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