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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 56 49 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 9 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.50% 3.87% 3.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.00% 32.35% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 20
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% -12.94%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
30 68 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.98% 11.97% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 74
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,662 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Swindon

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 20 (86.96%) .NET
2 19 (82.61%) C#
3 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
4 15 (65.22%) SOAP
4 15 (65.22%) Web Services
4 15 (65.22%) SQL
5 14 (60.87%) .NET Framework
5 14 (60.87%) LINQ
5 14 (60.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 12 (52.17%) JSON
6 12 (52.17%) XML
7 10 (43.48%) EDI
7 10 (43.48%) REST
7 10 (43.48%) WPF
7 10 (43.48%) MVC
8 9 (39.13%) HTML
8 9 (39.13%) CSS
9 7 (30.43%) jQuery
9 7 (30.43%) HTML5
9 7 (30.43%) Data Mapping
9 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
9 7 (30.43%) Photoshop
10 6 (26.09%) Logistics
11 5 (21.74%) CSS3
11 5 (21.74%) WCF
12 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (17.39%) Degree
12 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
13 3 (13.04%) Advertising

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (8.70%) CMS
1 2 (8.70%) Umbraco
1 2 (8.70%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) Fireworks
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 3 (13.04%) Advertising
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) C# Developer
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
5 3 (13.04%) HTML Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) UX Designer
6 2 (8.70%) Designer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
3 15 (65.22%) SOAP
3 15 (65.22%) Web Services
4 14 (60.87%) .NET Framework
4 14 (60.87%) LINQ
4 14 (60.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 12 (52.17%) JSON
5 12 (52.17%) XML
6 10 (43.48%) EDI
6 10 (43.48%) REST
6 10 (43.48%) WPF
7 9 (39.13%) HTML
7 9 (39.13%) CSS
8 7 (30.43%) jQuery
8 7 (30.43%) HTML5
9 5 (21.74%) CSS3
9 5 (21.74%) WCF
10 2 (8.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
1 2 (8.70%) Physics
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.35%) EMV
2 1 (4.35%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) Data Mapping
3 6 (26.09%) Logistics
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) OOP
5 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Usability Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Sage
2 2 (8.70%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
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