The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 14 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 24 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 27.59% 2.33% -
As % of the Development Applications category 58.54% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 1 0
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Visual Studio
West 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 Swansea region.

Development Applications Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
41 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 47.13% 2.33% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 1 10
Median salary £36,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

The demand trend of job ads across the Swansea 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 Swansea

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Swansea

Visual Studio
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 25 (100.00%) HTML
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (96.00%) MVC
2 24 (96.00%) jQuery
3 23 (92.00%) E-Commerce
4 21 (84.00%) Ajax
4 21 (84.00%) SEO
4 21 (84.00%) CSS3
5 20 (80.00%) Web Development
5 20 (80.00%) HTML5
6 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (52.00%) Time Management
8 12 (48.00%) Scrum
9 10 (40.00%) .NET Framework
9 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
10 8 (32.00%) Coaching
11 5 (20.00%) C#
12 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
13 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
14 1 (4.00%) SQL
14 1 (4.00%) XML
14 1 (4.00%) XSLT
14 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
14 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
14 1 (4.00%) LINQ

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) Web Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (32.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (32.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (32.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 7 (28.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) CSS
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
2 24 (96.00%) jQuery
3 21 (84.00%) Ajax
3 21 (84.00%) CSS3
4 20 (80.00%) HTML5
5 10 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
8 1 (4.00%) LINQ
8 1 (4.00%) XML
8 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) MVC
2 23 (92.00%) E-Commerce
3 21 (84.00%) SEO
4 20 (80.00%) Web Development
5 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (52.00%) Time Management
7 12 (48.00%) Scrum
8 10 (40.00%) Mentoring
9 8 (32.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.00%) SQL