The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 71 60 71
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 39 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.02% 3.39% 2.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.88% 18.70% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 28
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £26,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £47,500 £37,650
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Visual Studio
UK

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

Development Applications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
281 230 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.73% 18.11% 10.88%
Number of salaries quoted 248 195 121
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £26,589
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £44,700
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales 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 Wales

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Wales

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Wales

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -4 32 £33,000 +1.53% 4
West Wales -11 6 £33,250 -16.87%
North Wales -6 1 £45,000 +11.80%
Visual Studio
UK

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 88 (84.62%) .NET
2 76 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (61.54%) MVC
4 60 (57.69%) C#
4 60 (57.69%) HTML
5 58 (55.77%) JavaScript
6 56 (53.85%) CSS
7 50 (48.08%) Scrum
7 50 (48.08%) .NET Framework
8 45 (43.27%) SQL Server
9 44 (42.31%) SQL
10 42 (40.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 40 (38.46%) ASP.NET
11 40 (38.46%) jQuery
12 32 (30.77%) HTML5
13 31 (29.81%) CSS3
14 30 (28.85%) Ajax
15 29 (27.88%) Microsoft
16 28 (26.92%) Web Development
17 26 (25.00%) E-Commerce
18 25 (24.04%) SEO
19 24 (23.08%) VB.NET
20 23 (22.12%) XML
20 23 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC
20 23 (22.12%) Coaching
21 22 (21.15%) WCF
21 22 (21.15%) SQL Server 2008
22 20 (19.23%) T-SQL
22 20 (19.23%) TDD
23 18 (17.31%) OO

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 14 (13.46%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.88%) CMS
3 3 (2.88%) IIS
3 3 (2.88%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.92%) Apache
4 2 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (43.27%) SQL Server
2 22 (21.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (8.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (8.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.88%) OLAP
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.88%) SSDT
7 2 (1.92%) DTS
7 2 (1.92%) GIS
7 2 (1.92%) MySQL
7 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.92%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.92%) QlikView
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.96%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 42 (40.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (10.58%) Subversion
3 9 (8.65%) Selenium
4 5 (4.81%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.85%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.88%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.88%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.92%) MorphX
7 2 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.92%) PVCS
8 1 (0.96%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.96%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.96%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.96%) JMeter
8 1 (0.96%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.96%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.96%) Xcode
General
1 10 (9.62%) Advertising
2 8 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (0.96%) Banking
3 1 (0.96%) Games
3 1 (0.96%) Legal
3 1 (0.96%) Marketing
3 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (80.77%) Developer
2 41 (39.42%) .NET Developer
3 32 (30.77%) Senior Developer
4 24 (23.08%) Web Developer
5 13 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
6 12 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (11.54%) C# Developer
7 11 (10.58%) Analyst
8 10 (9.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (9.62%) Junior
8 10 (9.62%) Junior Developer
9 9 (8.65%) Junior .NET Developer
10 8 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (7.69%) Test Analyst
11 6 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (4.81%) Applications Support
13 4 (3.85%) Applications Developer
13 4 (3.85%) Consultant
13 4 (3.85%) Software Consultant
13 4 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (84.62%) .NET
2 60 (57.69%) HTML
3 56 (53.85%) CSS
4 50 (48.08%) .NET Framework
5 40 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 40 (38.46%) jQuery
6 32 (30.77%) HTML5
7 31 (29.81%) CSS3
8 30 (28.85%) Ajax
9 23 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (22.12%) XML
10 22 (21.15%) WCF
11 18 (17.31%) Web Services
12 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 15 (14.42%) Entity Framework
13 14 (13.46%) WinForms
13 14 (13.46%) XSLT
14 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (6.73%) JSON
15 6 (5.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.62%) Informatics
2 10 (9.62%) NHS
3 4 (3.85%) Fintech
4 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.92%) Statistics
6 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.96%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.35%) Windows
2 5 (4.81%) Android
2 5 (4.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (61.54%) MVC
3 50 (48.08%) Scrum
4 28 (26.92%) Web Development
5 26 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 25 (24.04%) SEO
7 23 (22.12%) Coaching
8 20 (19.23%) TDD
9 18 (17.31%) OO
10 17 (16.35%) Mentoring
11 13 (12.50%) Time Management
12 9 (8.65%) SDLC
12 9 (8.65%) Test Scripting
13 7 (6.73%) Regression Testing
14 6 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (5.77%) Non-Functional Testing
14 6 (5.77%) Waterfall
15 5 (4.81%) OOP
15 5 (4.81%) Unit Testing
16 4 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 60 (57.69%) C#
2 58 (55.77%) JavaScript
3 44 (42.31%) SQL
4 24 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 20 (19.23%) T-SQL
6 16 (15.38%) Java
7 6 (5.77%) C++
8 3 (2.88%) PHP
8 3 (2.88%) Python
9 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.92%) VB
9 2 (1.92%) X++
10 1 (0.96%) C
10 1 (0.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (2.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (2.88%) Degree
1 3 (2.88%) ISEB
1 3 (2.88%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.96%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) SCCM
1 1 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (27.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.54%) Oracle
3 4 (3.85%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.88%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.92%) Adobe
5 2 (1.92%) IBM
5 2 (1.92%) Serena
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