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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 47 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 6 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.41% 4.38% 2.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.59% 37.68% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 13
Median salary £35,000 £41,250 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +13.01%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
91 69 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 21.36% 11.64% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 71 66 36
Median salary £37,500 £44,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.25% +26.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon 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 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 23 February 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Games
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Game Development
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) WPF
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) ISEB
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Game Development
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Context-Driven Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) DevExpress
2 1 (11.11%) HP