The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 20 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 5.00% 2.27% -
As % of the Development Applications category 18.75% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Visual Studio
South Wales

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

Development Applications Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 26.67% 25.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 5
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Torfaen

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran -4 3 £40,000 +45.45%
Visual Studio
South Wales

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) MCSD
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) EPoS
3 1 (33.33%) ERP

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSD
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft