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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 74 44 66
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +22
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 23 51 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.21% 4.61% 2.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.56% 43.22% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 50 28
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £30,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
199 118 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.10% 10.66% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 174 113 134
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 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
(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 -16 13 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Chippenham -20 4 £35,000 - 1
Salisbury - 2 £25,000 - 1
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 72 (93.51%) .NET
2 63 (81.82%) C#
3 62 (80.52%) SQL Server
4 52 (67.53%) SQL
4 52 (67.53%) ASP.NET
5 41 (53.25%) MVC
6 34 (44.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 32 (41.56%) Entity Framework
7 32 (41.56%) .NET Framework
8 28 (36.36%) Automotive
9 26 (33.77%) Windows
9 26 (33.77%) JavaScript
10 25 (32.47%) Microsoft
11 22 (28.57%) XML
12 21 (27.27%) Telecoms
12 21 (27.27%) Web Development
13 20 (25.97%) Banking
13 20 (25.97%) Finance
14 17 (22.08%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (20.78%) T-SQL
16 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 13 (16.88%) Publishing
17 13 (16.88%) CSS
17 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
17 13 (16.88%) Windows Server
18 12 (15.58%) VB.NET
18 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (15.58%) WPF
19 11 (14.29%) SSDT
20 9 (11.69%) VB

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 1 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.30%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.30%) Mingle
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.60%) FastStats
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) DHCP
1 1 (1.30%) DNS
1 1 (1.30%) FTP
1 1 (1.30%) HTTP
1 1 (1.30%) IMAP
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
1 1 (1.30%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (80.52%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (14.29%) SSDT
4 5 (6.49%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.19%) MySQL
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.60%) Power BI
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (22.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.79%) Subversion
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.60%) NetBeans
5 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.30%) JIRA
5 1 (1.30%) MSBuild
General
1 28 (36.36%) Automotive
2 21 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 20 (25.97%) Banking
3 20 (25.97%) Finance
4 13 (16.88%) Publishing
5 7 (9.09%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.90%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.60%) Games
8 1 (1.30%) Electronics
8 1 (1.30%) Military
8 1 (1.30%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (88.31%) Developer
2 39 (50.65%) C# Developer
3 37 (48.05%) .NET Developer
4 25 (32.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (22.08%) Web Developer
6 16 (20.78%) .NET Web Developer
6 16 (20.78%) C# Web Developer
7 14 (18.18%) SQL Developer
8 11 (14.29%) DBA
8 11 (14.29%) SQL DBA
9 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 7 (9.09%) Administrator
10 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (9.09%) Database Developer
10 7 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
11 5 (6.49%) C# WPF Developer
11 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
11 5 (6.49%) VB.NET Developer
11 5 (6.49%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (93.51%) .NET
2 52 (67.53%) ASP.NET
3 34 (44.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (41.56%) .NET Framework
4 32 (41.56%) Entity Framework
5 22 (28.57%) XML
6 13 (16.88%) CSS
7 12 (15.58%) WPF
8 9 (11.69%) HTML
9 8 (10.39%) HTML5
10 6 (7.79%) JSON
11 5 (6.49%) Ajax
11 5 (6.49%) EDI
11 5 (6.49%) J2EE
11 5 (6.49%) JMS
11 5 (6.49%) XSD
11 5 (6.49%) XSLT
12 4 (5.19%) WinForms
13 3 (3.90%) Web Services
14 2 (2.60%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.19%) Replication
3 3 (3.90%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.30%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.30%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.30%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.77%) Windows
2 13 (16.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.60%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Android
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.30%) Unix
4 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.25%) MVC
2 21 (27.27%) Web Development
3 12 (15.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.79%) Data Management
5 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (6.49%) Data Mapping
5 5 (6.49%) DSDM
5 5 (6.49%) Logistics
5 5 (6.49%) TDD
6 4 (5.19%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (3.90%) SDLC
7 3 (3.90%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.90%) UML
8 2 (2.60%) CRM
8 2 (2.60%) ETL
8 2 (2.60%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (2.60%) Refactoring
8 2 (2.60%) Scrum
8 2 (2.60%) Time Management
9 1 (1.30%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 63 (81.82%) C#
2 52 (67.53%) SQL
3 26 (33.77%) JavaScript
4 16 (20.78%) T-SQL
5 12 (15.58%) VB.NET
6 9 (11.69%) C++
6 9 (11.69%) VB
7 8 (10.39%) Java
8 5 (6.49%) VBScript
9 4 (5.19%) C
10 2 (2.60%) C++/CLI
10 2 (2.60%) Python
11 1 (1.30%) ABAP
11 1 (1.30%) Ada
11 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.30%) VB6
11 1 (1.30%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) ISEB
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (32.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe
3 1 (1.30%) Citrix
3 1 (1.30%) Google
3 1 (1.30%) Sencha
3 1 (1.30%) VMware
Porton Down, Salisbury, Wiltshire
DSTL
Salary: £30,500 DOE - £43,500 DOE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago