The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 46 48 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 14 7 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.75% 1.44% 5.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.29% 14.58% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 25
Average salary £26,250 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.08% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
69 48 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 13.53% 9.86% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 51 47 105
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Wiltshire

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 18 April 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Swindon

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (80.77%) C#
2 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
3 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
4 14 (53.85%) .NET
5 13 (50.00%) CSS
5 13 (50.00%) HTML
6 12 (46.15%) jQuery
7 9 (34.62%) SQL
7 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
8 8 (30.77%) OO
8 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 7 (26.92%) MVC
9 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (26.92%) Web Development
10 6 (23.08%) Android
10 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
10 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
11 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (19.23%) Ajax
11 5 (19.23%) B2B
11 5 (19.23%) Web Services
11 5 (19.23%) C++
11 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
12 4 (15.38%) Photoshop
12 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
13 3 (11.54%) Finance
13 3 (11.54%) Wireless
13 3 (11.54%) SOAP

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Wireless
1 3 (11.54%) LTE
1 3 (11.54%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Junior
5 3 (11.54%) Junior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) CSS
2 13 (50.00%) HTML
3 12 (46.15%) jQuery
4 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
5 5 (19.23%) Ajax
5 5 (19.23%) Web Services
6 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 3 (11.54%) SOAP
7 3 (11.54%) XML
7 3 (11.54%) POSIX
7 3 (11.54%) WSDL
7 3 (11.54%) HTML5
7 3 (11.54%) CSS3
8 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (7.69%) JSON
9 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Android
1 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) OO
2 7 (26.92%) MVC
2 7 (26.92%) Web Development
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) B2B
5 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) SOA
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Web Design
7 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Android Development
7 1 (3.85%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) C#
2 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) C++
5 3 (11.54%) C
5 3 (11.54%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) Python
6 2 (7.69%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) VBScript
7 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) MBA
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
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