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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 72 68 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 21 33 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.84% 2.78% 2.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.43% 16.75% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 29
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £52,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
169 197 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.77% 16.57% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 156 173 175
Median salary £40,500 £37,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.45% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 28 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 28 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 +2 16 £36,250 +3.57%
Newport -3 3 £30,000 -15.49%
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
Wales

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 (71.88%) SQL Server
2 19 (59.38%) C#
3 18 (56.25%) .NET
4 16 (50.00%) SQL
4 16 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 10 (31.25%) HTML
8 9 (28.13%) Scrum
9 8 (25.00%) Advertising
9 8 (25.00%) Java
9 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 7 (21.88%) OO
10 7 (21.88%) TDD
10 7 (21.88%) MVC
10 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (21.88%) Selenium
11 6 (18.75%) Finance
11 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (18.75%) WinForms
11 6 (18.75%) Web Services
11 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
11 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
11 6 (18.75%) CSS
12 5 (15.63%) XML
12 5 (15.63%) ETL
12 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (15.63%) WCF

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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Extranet
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (71.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (12.50%) MySQL
5 4 (12.50%) OLAP
5 4 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (21.88%) Selenium
3 4 (12.50%) JMeter
3 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 3 (9.38%) Cucumber
4 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
5 2 (6.25%) LoadUI
6 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.13%) JIRA
6 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.13%) Ranorex
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (3.13%) Subversion
6 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.13%) TestComplete
6 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (25.00%) Advertising
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Games
4 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Database Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Digital Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Digital Transformation
6 3 (9.38%) Junior
6 3 (9.38%) Junior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Database Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Transformation Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) SSAS Developer
7 2 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (6.25%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 10 (31.25%) HTML
4 6 (18.75%) CSS
4 6 (18.75%) Web Services
4 6 (18.75%) WinForms
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
5 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (15.63%) WCF
5 5 (15.63%) XML
6 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
6 3 (9.38%) SOAP
6 3 (9.38%) XSLT
7 2 (6.25%) Ajax
7 2 (6.25%) HTML5
7 2 (6.25%) jQuery
7 2 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (6.25%) MDX
7 2 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.13%) Statistics
1 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Scrum
3 7 (21.88%) MVC
3 7 (21.88%) OO
3 7 (21.88%) TDD
4 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.63%) ETL
5 4 (12.50%) OOD
5 4 (12.50%) SDLC
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Automation Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Business Transformation
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) Release Management
8 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) C#
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.25%) VB
7 1 (3.13%) C++
7 1 (3.13%) Delphi
7 1 (3.13%) VBA
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
South Wales
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