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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 17 10 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 9 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 10.34% 9.30% 4.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 42.86% 36.36% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 4
Median salary £38,750 £32,500 £33,600
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -3.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £31,800 £28,114
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £32,500 £33,880
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
21 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 24.14% 25.58% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 17
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,700
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -11.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £30,927 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £44,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton 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 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
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Taunton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) MVC
4 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
6 7 (46.67%) Scrum
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (33.33%) CSS
8 5 (33.33%) Java
8 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
9 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
9 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
9 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
9 4 (26.67%) WCF
9 4 (26.67%) jQuery
9 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
10 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (20.00%) LINQ
10 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
10 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
10 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (20.00%) HTML5
10 3 (20.00%) C++
10 3 (20.00%) MySQL
10 3 (20.00%) ETL

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
3 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) NUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (13.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (46.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (46.67%) C# Developer
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Agile .NET Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Agile C# Developer
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (20.00%) WCF Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Analyst
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 9 (60.00%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) WCF
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 3 (20.00%) LINQ
7 2 (13.33%) Web Services
7 2 (13.33%) XSLT
8 1 (6.67%) Ajax
8 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
8 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (6.67%) CSS3
8 1 (6.67%) JSON
8 1 (6.67%) REST
8 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) MVC
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 3 (20.00%) ETL
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) Load Testing
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (13.33%) Web Development
8 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
8 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
6 3 (20.00%) C++
7 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle