The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 10 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 2.44% 10.16% 1.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 48.15% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 1
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Visual Studio
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 West Wales region.

Development Applications Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
4 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 9.76% 21.09% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 5
Average salary £36,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.90% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in West Wales

Visual Studio
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Swansea +6 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Visual Studio
Wales

Visual Studio
Top 7 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Wales 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Wales 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VBA