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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 38 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 25 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.69% 2.85% 1.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.07% 19.05% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 8
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,650 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
86 105 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 16.14% 14.98% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 83 79 74
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 4 September 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 46 (97.87%) C#
1 46 (97.87%) .NET
2 39 (82.98%) SQL Server
3 32 (68.09%) ASP.NET
4 31 (65.96%) JavaScript
5 30 (63.83%) MVC
6 27 (57.45%) SQL
6 27 (57.45%) jQuery
7 24 (51.06%) Web Services
8 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
9 16 (34.04%) T-SQL
10 15 (31.91%) HTML
10 15 (31.91%) CSS
10 15 (31.91%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (29.79%) Multithreading
11 14 (29.79%) Unit Testing
11 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 13 (27.66%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (27.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (27.66%) SMPP
12 13 (27.66%) SMS
12 13 (27.66%) SMTP
12 13 (27.66%) Workflow
12 13 (27.66%) WinForms
13 11 (23.40%) Windows
14 10 (21.28%) JSON
14 10 (21.28%) XML
15 9 (19.15%) SOAP
15 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (6.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) SMS
1 13 (27.66%) SMTP
1 13 (27.66%) SMPP
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (82.98%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) NUnit
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
1 3 (6.38%) Publishing
2 2 (4.26%) Automotive
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (97.87%) Developer
2 19 (40.43%) .NET Developer
3 18 (38.30%) C# Developer
4 11 (23.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Software Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.13%) SQL DBA
9 1 (2.13%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Junior C# Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior DBA
9 1 (2.13%) DBA
9 1 (2.13%) Junior
9 1 (2.13%) Junior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (97.87%) .NET
2 32 (68.09%) ASP.NET
3 27 (57.45%) jQuery
4 24 (51.06%) Web Services
5 15 (31.91%) CSS
5 15 (31.91%) HTML
6 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (27.66%) KnockoutJS
7 13 (27.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (27.66%) WinForms
8 10 (21.28%) XML
8 10 (21.28%) JSON
9 9 (19.15%) WCF
9 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
9 9 (19.15%) SOAP
9 9 (19.15%) HTML5
10 8 (17.02%) CSS3
11 7 (14.89%) Entity Framework
11 7 (14.89%) REST
12 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Replication
1 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) MVC
2 14 (29.79%) Unit Testing
2 14 (29.79%) Multithreading
3 13 (27.66%) Workflow
4 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.77%) Data Mapping
5 6 (12.77%) Web Development
6 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.51%) Logistics
8 2 (4.26%) SOA
8 2 (4.26%) TDD
8 2 (4.26%) Data Management
8 2 (4.26%) Scrum
8 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.13%) Network Management
9 1 (2.13%) Cyber Security
9 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 46 (97.87%) C#
2 31 (65.96%) JavaScript
3 27 (57.45%) SQL
4 16 (34.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.13%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.13%) XPath
5 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Google
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
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