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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
UK / Wales
Rank 52 86 102
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 46 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.30% 1.69% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.72% 11.27% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 10
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,200 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,200 £39,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
222 204 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.75% 14.99% 10.65%
Number of salaries quoted 170 170 116
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +49 40 £32,500 - 1
West Wales -17 5 £29,000 +5.45% 1
Mid Wales - 1 £39,000 -
Visual Studio
UK

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 72 (83.72%) .NET
2 63 (73.26%) C#
3 54 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (60.47%) SQL Server
5 47 (54.65%) ASP.NET
5 47 (54.65%) MVC
6 46 (53.49%) HTML
7 45 (52.33%) JavaScript
8 40 (46.51%) SQL
9 39 (45.35%) CSS
10 34 (39.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 33 (38.37%) .NET Framework
12 32 (37.21%) Scrum
13 31 (36.05%) Microsoft
14 29 (33.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 28 (32.56%) Windows
16 22 (25.58%) MS Excel
17 20 (23.26%) TDD
17 20 (23.26%) WCF
18 19 (22.09%) Web Development
18 19 (22.09%) SQL Server 2008
18 19 (22.09%) VB.NET
19 18 (20.93%) XML
20 17 (19.77%) jQuery
20 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 16 (18.60%) Coaching
21 16 (18.60%) HTML5
21 16 (18.60%) OO
21 16 (18.60%) Finance
22 15 (17.44%) T-SQL

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 9 (10.47%) CMS
2 8 (9.30%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (8.14%) IIS
4 5 (5.81%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.49%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.16%) Content Management Server
7 1 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.16%) EPiServer
Applications
1 22 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.98%) MS Office
3 4 (4.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Sage 200
1 6 (6.98%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (60.47%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.81%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.33%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.33%) MySQL
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (39.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (13.95%) Selenium
3 10 (11.63%) Git (software)
4 7 (8.14%) Subversion
5 6 (6.98%) Eclipse
6 5 (5.81%) SpecFlow
7 4 (4.65%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.49%) Artifactory
8 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.49%) IntelliJ
8 3 (3.49%) Maven
8 3 (3.49%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.49%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.33%) Grunt
9 2 (2.33%) MbUnit
9 2 (2.33%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.33%) MSTest
9 2 (2.33%) NUnit
9 2 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (1.16%) Android Studio
General
1 16 (18.60%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.98%) Advertising
4 2 (2.33%) Banking
4 2 (2.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.33%) Marketing
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Back Office
5 1 (1.16%) Games
5 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (73.26%) Developer
2 41 (47.67%) .NET Developer
3 14 (16.28%) Senior Developer
4 12 (13.95%) Analyst
4 12 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (13.95%) C# Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Test Analyst
5 8 (9.30%) Web Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Junior
6 6 (6.98%) Junior .NET Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Junior Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (5.81%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (5.81%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (83.72%) .NET
2 47 (54.65%) ASP.NET
3 46 (53.49%) HTML
4 39 (45.35%) CSS
5 33 (38.37%) .NET Framework
6 29 (33.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (23.26%) WCF
8 18 (20.93%) XML
9 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 17 (19.77%) jQuery
10 16 (18.60%) HTML5
11 15 (17.44%) CSS3
12 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (15.12%) Web Services
12 13 (15.12%) XSLT
13 12 (13.95%) WinForms
14 11 (12.79%) Entity Framework
15 10 (11.63%) Ajax
16 9 (10.47%) AngularJS
17 8 (9.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Management Information System
2 10 (11.63%) Informatics
2 10 (11.63%) NHS
3 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.65%) Fintech
4 4 (4.65%) User Experience
5 2 (2.33%) Statistics
6 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) iPad
6 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.16%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.56%) Windows
2 6 (6.98%) Android
2 6 (6.98%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.49%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (62.79%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (54.65%) MVC
3 32 (37.21%) Scrum
4 20 (23.26%) TDD
5 19 (22.09%) Web Development
6 16 (18.60%) Coaching
6 16 (18.60%) OO
7 14 (16.28%) E-Commerce
7 14 (16.28%) Unit Testing
8 12 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (13.95%) Mentoring
9 10 (11.63%) Test Automation
10 8 (9.30%) Regression Testing
10 8 (9.30%) SDLC
10 8 (9.30%) Software Engineering
10 8 (9.30%) Test Scripting
11 7 (8.14%) BDD
12 6 (6.98%) SEO
13 5 (5.81%) Non-Functional Testing
13 5 (5.81%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 63 (73.26%) C#
2 45 (52.33%) JavaScript
3 40 (46.51%) SQL
4 19 (22.09%) VB.NET
5 15 (17.44%) T-SQL
6 10 (11.63%) Java
7 4 (4.65%) C++
8 2 (2.33%) Python
8 2 (2.33%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.33%) VB
9 1 (1.16%) C
9 1 (1.16%) Perl
9 1 (1.16%) PHP
9 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) ISEB
3 2 (2.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) SCCM
1 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (36.05%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.63%) Oracle
3 8 (9.30%) Sitecore
4 7 (8.14%) Sage
5 5 (5.81%) Xamarin
6 4 (4.65%) IBM
7 3 (3.49%) Adobe
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