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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 64 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.68% 2.19% 1.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.81% 30.56% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 12
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -5.88%
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
37 36 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.32% 7.17% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 71
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) C#
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 11 (61.11%) MVC
5 10 (55.56%) CSS
5 10 (55.56%) HTML
6 9 (50.00%) SOAP
6 9 (50.00%) Web Services
7 8 (44.44%) XML
7 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
7 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
7 8 (44.44%) JSON
7 8 (44.44%) LINQ
7 8 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (38.89%) jQuery
8 7 (38.89%) HTML5
8 7 (38.89%) Photoshop
9 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (27.78%) CSS3
10 4 (22.22%) REST
10 4 (22.22%) WPF
10 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (22.22%) Degree
10 4 (22.22%) EDI
11 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 3 (16.67%) CMS
11 3 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (16.67%) Sitecore
11 3 (16.67%) Data Mapping

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 3 (16.67%) CMS
1 3 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Photoshop
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Fireworks
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (16.67%) HTML Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) UX Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Designer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) SOAP
4 9 (50.00%) Web Services
5 8 (44.44%) XML
5 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 8 (44.44%) JSON
5 8 (44.44%) LINQ
5 8 (44.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (38.89%) jQuery
6 7 (38.89%) HTML5
7 5 (27.78%) CSS3
8 4 (22.22%) REST
8 4 (22.22%) WPF
8 4 (22.22%) EDI
9 3 (16.67%) WCF
10 2 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 2 (11.11%) Physics
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.56%) EMV
2 1 (5.56%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) OOP
4 2 (11.11%) Logistics
4 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Usability Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) VB
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (11.11%) Sage
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
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