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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 80 70 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 22 37 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.64% 2.68% 4.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.76% 18.78% 25.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 54
Median salary £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,775 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,150 £44,250 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
187 197 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.92% 14.28% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 171 175 185
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -9 17 £35,000 +7.69% 1
West Wales -12 3 £27,500 -15.38%
North Wales +7 2 £30,000 -12.40%
Visual Studio
UK

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 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 Wales region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 35 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (66.00%) .NET
3 32 (64.00%) SQL
4 30 (60.00%) C#
5 23 (46.00%) ASP.NET
5 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
6 22 (44.00%) HTML
7 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 19 (38.00%) CSS
9 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (34.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
10 15 (30.00%) MVC
11 13 (26.00%) XML
11 13 (26.00%) .NET Framework
12 11 (22.00%) Scrum
13 8 (16.00%) CSS3
13 8 (16.00%) Finance
13 8 (16.00%) XSLT
13 8 (16.00%) Web Services
13 8 (16.00%) Java
13 8 (16.00%) jQuery
14 7 (14.00%) Selenium
14 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (14.00%) OO
14 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (12.00%) Entity Framework
15 6 (12.00%) HTML5
15 6 (12.00%) VB.NET
15 6 (12.00%) Advertising

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 5 (10.00%) IIS
2 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
3 2 (4.00%) Fireworks
3 2 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Sage 200
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Extranet
1 2 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.00%) MySQL
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (6.00%) OLAP
6 3 (6.00%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.00%) DTS
8 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.00%) Selenium
3 4 (8.00%) JMeter
3 4 (8.00%) SoapUI
4 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (4.00%) LoadUI
6 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.00%) JIRA
6 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.00%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.00%) Ranorex
6 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.00%) TestComplete
6 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Advertising
3 4 (8.00%) Games
4 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.00%) Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Avionics
6 1 (2.00%) Electronics
6 1 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (80.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Database Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Junior
5 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Digital Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Database Developer
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Transformation Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (66.00%) .NET
2 23 (46.00%) ASP.NET
3 22 (44.00%) HTML
4 19 (38.00%) CSS
5 13 (26.00%) .NET Framework
5 13 (26.00%) XML
6 8 (16.00%) CSS3
6 8 (16.00%) jQuery
6 8 (16.00%) Web Services
6 8 (16.00%) XSLT
7 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (12.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (12.00%) HTML5
8 6 (12.00%) LINQ
8 6 (12.00%) WCF
9 4 (8.00%) Ajax
9 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (8.00%) SOAP
9 4 (8.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) iPad
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) Statistics
2 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.00%) MVC
3 11 (22.00%) Scrum
4 7 (14.00%) OO
5 6 (12.00%) Web Development
6 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.00%) ETL
7 4 (8.00%) SDLC
7 4 (8.00%) TDD
8 3 (6.00%) Agile Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Business Transformation
8 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.00%) Front End Development
8 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.00%) OOD
8 3 (6.00%) Project Management
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.00%) Test Strategy
9 2 (4.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 32 (64.00%) SQL
2 30 (60.00%) C#
3 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.00%) Java
5 6 (12.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.00%) VBA
8 1 (2.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) Delphi
8 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Sage
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago