The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Wales region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 9 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 26 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 21.85% 5.13% 6.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 59.09% 57.14% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 5
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,150 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £21,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Development Applications Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
44 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 36.97% 8.97% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 44 7 5
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Wales

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
Salary Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +9 26 £35,000 +40.00% 5
Visual Studio
Wales

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 37 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 36 (97.30%) SQL Server
2 36 (97.30%) ASP.NET
3 33 (89.19%) WinForms
4 17 (45.95%) OO
5 14 (37.84%) Web Services
6 13 (35.14%) MySQL
7 10 (27.03%) Windows
7 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
7 10 (27.03%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (24.32%) GIS
8 9 (24.32%) MVC
8 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (24.32%) Blackberry
8 9 (24.32%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
8 9 (24.32%) CSS
8 9 (24.32%) XML
8 9 (24.32%) XSLT
8 9 (24.32%) Oracle
8 9 (24.32%) HTML
8 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
8 9 (24.32%) SQL
8 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (24.32%) Android
8 9 (24.32%) Mercurial
8 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (24.32%) WCF
8 9 (24.32%) WPF

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (97.30%) SQL Server
2 13 (35.14%) MySQL
3 10 (27.03%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database
4 9 (24.32%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (24.32%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Developer
2 33 (89.19%) C# Developer
3 32 (86.49%) .NET Developer
4 29 (78.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (51.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Programmer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Programmer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
1 36 (97.30%) ASP.NET
2 33 (89.19%) WinForms
3 14 (37.84%) Web Services
4 9 (24.32%) XML
4 9 (24.32%) XSLT
4 9 (24.32%) CSS
4 9 (24.32%) .NET Framework
4 9 (24.32%) WCF
4 9 (24.32%) WPF
4 9 (24.32%) Silverlight
4 9 (24.32%) LINQ
4 9 (24.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 9 (24.32%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Blackberry
1 9 (24.32%) GIS
2 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Android
2 9 (24.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) OO
2 9 (24.32%) MVC
2 9 (24.32%) Android Development
2 9 (24.32%) iOS Development
3 4 (10.81%) Web Application Development
4 3 (8.11%) OOP
5 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
2 9 (24.32%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) HNC
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle
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