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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 59 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 14 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.92% 2.08% 2.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.43% 11.21% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 11
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £29,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
97 116 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 13.31% 18.53% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 73 89 54
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +3.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,950 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (91.43%) .NET
2 31 (88.57%) C#
3 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 20 (57.14%) SOAP
3 20 (57.14%) Web Services
4 19 (54.29%) .NET Framework
4 19 (54.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 18 (51.43%) SQL
6 17 (48.57%) XML
6 17 (48.57%) JSON
6 17 (48.57%) LINQ
7 16 (45.71%) jQuery
7 16 (45.71%) HTML
7 16 (45.71%) CSS
8 13 (37.14%) EDI
8 13 (37.14%) REST
8 13 (37.14%) WPF
9 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
10 10 (28.57%) OO
10 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (28.57%) Data Mapping
11 9 (25.71%) Logistics
11 9 (25.71%) Ajax
12 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 6 (17.14%) WCF
14 5 (14.29%) MVC
14 5 (14.29%) Photoshop
14 5 (14.29%) HTML5
14 5 (14.29%) CSS3
15 3 (8.57%) Advertising

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Wireless
1 1 (2.86%) 4G
1 1 (2.86%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.57%) Advertising
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Web Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (5.71%) HTML Developer
8 2 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Junior
9 1 (2.86%) C Developer
9 1 (2.86%) C Software Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Junior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (91.43%) .NET
2 20 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 20 (57.14%) SOAP
2 20 (57.14%) Web Services
3 19 (54.29%) .NET Framework
3 19 (54.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 17 (48.57%) XML
4 17 (48.57%) JSON
4 17 (48.57%) LINQ
5 16 (45.71%) jQuery
5 16 (45.71%) HTML
5 16 (45.71%) CSS
6 13 (37.14%) EDI
6 13 (37.14%) REST
6 13 (37.14%) WPF
7 9 (25.71%) Ajax
8 6 (17.14%) WCF
9 5 (14.29%) HTML5
9 5 (14.29%) CSS3
10 2 (5.71%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) EMV
1 1 (2.86%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) OO
1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (28.57%) Data Mapping
2 9 (25.71%) Logistics
3 5 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.86%) CRM
5 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Web Development
5 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.86%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) C#
2 18 (51.43%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) C
4 2 (5.71%) VB
4 2 (5.71%) C++
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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