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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 59 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 36 50 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.16% 4.07% 3.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.67% 22.03% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 37
Median salary £39,500 £35,184 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.26% +17.28%
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
183 227 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.08% 18.46% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 167 196 176
Median salary £40,000 £36,779 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +4 29 £36,250 +14.17% 2
Newport +8 5 £45,000 +19.44% 2
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
Wales

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 39 (75.00%) .NET
2 37 (71.15%) SQL Server
3 36 (69.23%) C#
4 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (59.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (50.00%) SQL
7 23 (44.23%) ASP.NET
7 23 (44.23%) Scrum
8 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 19 (36.54%) MVC
9 19 (36.54%) HTML
10 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
10 18 (34.62%) .NET Framework
11 15 (28.85%) Java
12 14 (26.92%) Web Services
12 14 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 13 (25.00%) Advertising
14 12 (23.08%) XML
14 12 (23.08%) T-SQL
14 12 (23.08%) CSS
14 12 (23.08%) TDD
14 12 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (21.15%) WCF
15 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (21.15%) VB.NET
15 11 (21.15%) SharePoint
16 10 (19.23%) OO
16 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (19.23%) jQuery

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 11 (21.15%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle 10gAS
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (71.15%) SQL Server
2 14 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (13.46%) OLAP
5 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (9.62%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (7.69%) MySQL
8 3 (5.77%) SSDT
9 2 (3.85%) DTS
9 2 (3.85%) GIS
9 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (3.85%) QlikView
9 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 31 (59.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (15.38%) Selenium
2 8 (15.38%) Subversion
3 5 (9.62%) JMeter
4 4 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.69%) SoapUI
4 4 (7.69%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.85%) LoadUI
5 2 (3.85%) MorphX
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.85%) PVCS
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.92%) JIRA
6 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.92%) Ranorex
6 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.92%) TestComplete
General
1 13 (25.00%) Advertising
2 8 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Games
4 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (78.85%) Developer
2 17 (32.69%) .NET Developer
3 15 (28.85%) Senior Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Database Developer
5 5 (9.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.62%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Database Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Junior Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Applications Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Software Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (75.00%) .NET
2 23 (44.23%) ASP.NET
3 19 (36.54%) HTML
4 18 (34.62%) .NET Framework
5 14 (26.92%) Web Services
6 12 (23.08%) CSS
6 12 (23.08%) XML
7 11 (21.15%) WCF
8 10 (19.23%) jQuery
9 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (13.46%) HTML5
10 7 (13.46%) WinForms
11 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (11.54%) Entity Framework
12 5 (9.62%) Ajax
12 5 (9.62%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (9.62%) SOAP
13 4 (7.69%) XSLT
14 3 (5.77%) CSS3
14 3 (5.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Android
2 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) Scrum
3 19 (36.54%) MVC
4 12 (23.08%) TDD
5 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (19.23%) OO
6 8 (15.38%) ETL
7 5 (9.62%) CRM
7 5 (9.62%) SDLC
8 4 (7.69%) Automation Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Business Transformation
8 4 (7.69%) OOD
8 4 (7.69%) Test Strategy
8 4 (7.69%) Workflow
9 3 (5.77%) Agile Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.77%) SOA
9 3 (5.77%) Web Development
10 2 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (69.23%) C#
2 26 (50.00%) SQL
3 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 15 (28.85%) Java
5 12 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 11 (21.15%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.77%) VB
8 2 (3.85%) PHP
8 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.85%) X++
9 1 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
3 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle
2 2 (3.85%) Serena
3 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
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