The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 41 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 50 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.49% 2.41% 1.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 43.48% 15.29% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 49 24 16
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £26,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,250 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Visual Studio
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
115 157 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.32% 15.76% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 107 129 75
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Swindon +8 25 £35,000 +10.23%
Chippenham 0 14 £35,000 +7.69%
Trowbridge - 4 £35,000 - 1
Warminster - 1 £21,000 - 1
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 77 (85.56%) .NET
2 67 (74.44%) SQL Server
3 63 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 62 (68.89%) C#
4 62 (68.89%) HTML
5 61 (67.78%) CSS
6 60 (66.67%) JavaScript
7 48 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (44.44%) SQL
9 36 (40.00%) XML
9 36 (40.00%) JSON
10 32 (35.56%) MVC
11 31 (34.44%) TDD
12 30 (33.33%) Scrum
13 27 (30.00%) Oracle
13 27 (30.00%) jQuery
14 24 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (26.67%) Kanban
14 24 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
15 22 (24.44%) WCF
16 16 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (17.78%) LINQ
16 16 (17.78%) Web Development
16 16 (17.78%) .NET Framework
16 16 (17.78%) Entity Framework
17 15 (16.67%) HTML5
18 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
19 12 (13.33%) SOAP
19 12 (13.33%) Web Services
19 12 (13.33%) CSS3

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (8.89%) CMS
3 2 (2.22%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.11%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (74.44%) SQL Server
2 24 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.33%) Big Data
4 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Subversion
2 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.11%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.11%) Selenium
3 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.11%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (3.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.11%) Advertising
3 1 (1.11%) Publishing
3 1 (1.11%) Games
3 1 (1.11%) Marketing
3 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (90.00%) Developer
2 40 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 36 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 17 (18.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (15.56%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.22%) Software Developer
6 11 (12.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (3.33%) HTML Developer
10 3 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (2.22%) WPF Developer
11 2 (2.22%) Junior C# Developer
11 2 (2.22%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.22%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.22%) Graduate
11 2 (2.22%) Junior
11 2 (2.22%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (85.56%) .NET
2 63 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 62 (68.89%) HTML
4 61 (67.78%) CSS
5 36 (40.00%) XML
5 36 (40.00%) JSON
6 27 (30.00%) jQuery
7 22 (24.44%) WCF
8 16 (17.78%) .NET Framework
8 16 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (17.78%) Entity Framework
8 16 (17.78%) LINQ
9 15 (16.67%) HTML5
10 12 (13.33%) CSS3
10 12 (13.33%) SOAP
10 12 (13.33%) Web Services
11 10 (11.11%) WPF
12 9 (10.00%) Silverlight
13 8 (8.89%) EDI
13 8 (8.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.22%) Physics
3 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Linux
2 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.56%) MVC
3 31 (34.44%) TDD
4 30 (33.33%) Scrum
5 24 (26.67%) Kanban
5 24 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (17.78%) Web Development
7 8 (8.89%) Logistics
7 8 (8.89%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.89%) Data Mapping
8 7 (7.78%) Content Management
8 7 (7.78%) UML
9 5 (5.56%) Line Management
10 3 (3.33%) OO
10 3 (3.33%) OOD
10 3 (3.33%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.22%) ERP
11 2 (2.22%) OOP
11 2 (2.22%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 62 (68.89%) C#
2 60 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 40 (44.44%) SQL
4 5 (5.56%) Java
5 3 (3.33%) C++
6 2 (2.22%) C
6 2 (2.22%) PHP
7 1 (1.11%) VB
7 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.11%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.33%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.11%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (30.00%) Oracle
2 14 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.22%) Sage
4 2 (2.22%) VMware
5 1 (1.11%) Citrix
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Trowbridge
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
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