The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 14 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 7 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 11.29% 8.85% 3.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.00% 90.91% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 2
Average salary £31,500 £33,537 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.07% +30.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £25,902 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £34,259 £27,550
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Visual Studio
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Development Applications Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
20 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 32.26% 9.73% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 3
Average salary £32,500 £33,621 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £25,902 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Taunton region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Taunton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 12 (92.31%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (69.23%) HTML
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (61.54%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) MVC
6 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
6 5 (38.46%) MS Office
6 5 (38.46%) XSLT
6 5 (38.46%) HTML5
6 5 (38.46%) K2 blackpearl
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (38.46%) jQuery
6 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Test Management
7 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
7 4 (30.77%) QA

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
1 5 (38.46%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (30.77%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) XSLT
2 5 (38.46%) HTML5
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) WCF
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Test Management
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Line Management
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 3 (23.08%) UML
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
5 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
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