The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 56 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 13 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.99% 3.87% 4.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.07% 18.46% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 18
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
Visual Studio
Wiltshire

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

Development Applications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
54 130 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 8.26% 20.97% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 43 106 39
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +11.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Swindon

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Swindon

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 29 (85.29%) C#
3 22 (64.71%) ASP.NET
4 21 (61.76%) SOAP
4 21 (61.76%) Web Services
5 20 (58.82%) SQL
5 20 (58.82%) .NET Framework
5 20 (58.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 19 (55.88%) LINQ
7 18 (52.94%) JSON
7 18 (52.94%) XML
8 16 (47.06%) HTML
8 16 (47.06%) CSS
9 14 (41.18%) jQuery
10 13 (38.24%) REST
10 13 (38.24%) WPF
10 13 (38.24%) EDI
11 10 (29.41%) MVC
11 10 (29.41%) Data Mapping
12 9 (26.47%) Logistics
12 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
12 9 (26.47%) Photoshop
13 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (23.53%) HTML5
14 7 (20.59%) CSS3
14 7 (20.59%) Ajax
14 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
15 6 (17.65%) WCF
16 5 (14.71%) OO
17 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.88%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.82%) Marketing
1 3 (8.82%) Advertising
2 2 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) C# Developer
3 10 (29.41%) .NET Developer
4 9 (26.47%) SQL Developer
5 6 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Web Developer
7 4 (11.76%) HTML Developer
7 4 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
9 2 (5.88%) UX Designer
9 2 (5.88%) Designer
10 1 (2.94%) Test Leader
10 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.94%) C Developer
10 1 (2.94%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 22 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 21 (61.76%) SOAP
3 21 (61.76%) Web Services
4 20 (58.82%) .NET Framework
4 20 (58.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 19 (55.88%) LINQ
6 18 (52.94%) JSON
6 18 (52.94%) XML
7 16 (47.06%) HTML
7 16 (47.06%) CSS
8 14 (41.18%) jQuery
9 13 (38.24%) REST
9 13 (38.24%) WPF
9 13 (38.24%) EDI
10 8 (23.53%) HTML5
11 7 (20.59%) CSS3
11 7 (20.59%) Ajax
12 6 (17.65%) WCF
13 1 (2.94%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.94%) Physics
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) EMV
2 1 (2.94%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) MVC
1 10 (29.41%) Data Mapping
2 9 (26.47%) Logistics
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (14.71%) OO
5 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.94%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.94%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Time Management
6 1 (2.94%) OOP
6 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.94%) CRM
6 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.94%) Usability Engineering
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) C#
2 20 (58.82%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) C
4 2 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (2.94%) C++
5 1 (2.94%) Python
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.94%) Sage
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