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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 41 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 25 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.46% 2.72% 1.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 43.86% 19.72% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 7
Average salary £35,000 £26,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -28.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
57 71 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 10.16% 13.79% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 53 53 47
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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 17 April 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 30 (96.77%) C#
1 30 (96.77%) .NET
2 27 (87.10%) ASP.NET
3 22 (70.97%) SQL
4 20 (64.52%) HTML
4 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
4 20 (64.52%) CSS
5 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
6 16 (51.61%) Web Development
6 16 (51.61%) jQuery
7 15 (48.39%) MVC
8 10 (32.26%) SOAP
8 10 (32.26%) Web Services
8 10 (32.26%) XML
8 10 (32.26%) LINQ
8 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
8 10 (32.26%) JSON
8 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (32.26%) Entity Framework
9 8 (25.81%) REST
9 8 (25.81%) Data Mapping
9 8 (25.81%) WCF
9 8 (25.81%) WPF
9 8 (25.81%) Logistics
9 8 (25.81%) EDI
10 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (16.13%) Scrum
11 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (16.13%) Line Management
12 4 (12.90%) HTML5

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (6.45%) CMS
1 2 (6.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
1 1 (3.23%) Selenium
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
1 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
2 20 (64.52%) C# Developer
3 9 (29.03%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
5 6 (19.35%) .NET Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) HTML Developer
8 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) SQL Developer
8 2 (6.45%) WPF Developer
8 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Automation Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Applications Support Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) .NET
2 27 (87.10%) ASP.NET
3 20 (64.52%) CSS
3 20 (64.52%) HTML
4 16 (51.61%) jQuery
5 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (32.26%) LINQ
5 10 (32.26%) Entity Framework
5 10 (32.26%) SOAP
5 10 (32.26%) Web Services
5 10 (32.26%) XML
5 10 (32.26%) .NET Framework
5 10 (32.26%) JSON
6 8 (25.81%) WCF
6 8 (25.81%) WPF
6 8 (25.81%) EDI
6 8 (25.81%) REST
7 4 (12.90%) HTML5
8 2 (6.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.23%) Physics
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Web Development
2 15 (48.39%) MVC
3 8 (25.81%) Data Mapping
3 8 (25.81%) Logistics
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 5 (16.13%) Line Management
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL
7 1 (3.23%) OOP
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Content Management
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) C#
2 22 (70.97%) SQL
3 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) VB
4 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.23%) Sage
3 1 (3.23%) VMware
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