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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 68 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 31 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.89% 2.52% 2.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.27% 16.34% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 28
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,625 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
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
118 153 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.99% 15.41% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 106 139 132
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Chippenham 0 15 £35,000 +9.37%
Swindon -11 6 £35,750 -10.62% 2
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 70 (78.65%) .NET
2 61 (68.54%) C#
3 59 (66.29%) HTML
3 59 (66.29%) CSS
4 57 (64.04%) JavaScript
5 56 (62.92%) SQL Server
6 55 (61.80%) ASP.NET
7 43 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (44.94%) XML
9 38 (42.70%) JSON
10 33 (37.08%) MVC
11 29 (32.58%) SQL
12 27 (30.34%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (29.21%) .NET Framework
14 25 (28.09%) TDD
14 25 (28.09%) HTML5
14 25 (28.09%) Scrum
15 23 (25.84%) Oracle
15 23 (25.84%) Kanban
15 23 (25.84%) LINQ
15 23 (25.84%) PostgreSQL
15 23 (25.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 21 (23.60%) CSS3
16 21 (23.60%) WCF
17 20 (22.47%) jQuery
18 18 (20.22%) Sitecore CMS
18 18 (20.22%) Sitecore
19 16 (17.98%) SOAP
19 16 (17.98%) Web Services
19 16 (17.98%) Unit Testing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 18 (20.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 14 (15.73%) CMS
3 4 (4.49%) IIS
4 2 (2.25%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Photoshop
2 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.25%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (62.92%) SQL Server
2 23 (25.84%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.49%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.49%) MySQL
4 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.25%) Big Data
7 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (5.62%) Selenium
2 2 (2.25%) Subversion
2 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (8.99%) Aerospace
2 4 (4.49%) Finance
3 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.12%) Advertising
3 1 (1.12%) Publishing
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
3 1 (1.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (92.13%) Developer
2 37 (41.57%) .NET Developer
3 28 (31.46%) C# Developer
4 17 (19.10%) Software Developer
5 9 (10.11%) C# Software Developer
5 9 (10.11%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Web Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (8.99%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (8.99%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (3.37%) HTML Developer
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Developer
8 2 (2.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.25%) Designer
8 2 (2.25%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (2.25%) UX Designer
9 1 (1.12%) Automation Tester
9 1 (1.12%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (78.65%) .NET
2 59 (66.29%) HTML
2 59 (66.29%) CSS
3 55 (61.80%) ASP.NET
4 40 (44.94%) XML
5 38 (42.70%) JSON
6 26 (29.21%) .NET Framework
7 25 (28.09%) HTML5
8 23 (25.84%) LINQ
8 23 (25.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 21 (23.60%) CSS3
9 21 (23.60%) WCF
10 20 (22.47%) jQuery
11 16 (17.98%) SOAP
11 16 (17.98%) Web Services
12 15 (16.85%) Silverlight
13 8 (8.99%) WPF
14 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (6.74%) EDI
15 6 (6.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.62%) User Experience
3 4 (4.49%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.25%) Physics
6 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.12%) EMV
6 1 (1.12%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.08%) MVC
3 27 (30.34%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (28.09%) TDD
4 25 (28.09%) Scrum
5 23 (25.84%) Kanban
6 16 (17.98%) Unit Testing
7 15 (16.85%) Content Management
8 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.87%) UML
9 5 (5.62%) Data Mapping
10 4 (4.49%) Logistics
10 4 (4.49%) Automated Testing
10 4 (4.49%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (2.25%) Web Development
11 2 (2.25%) OOP
11 2 (2.25%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.25%) Responsive Web Design
12 1 (1.12%) Automation Testing
12 1 (1.12%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 61 (68.54%) C#
2 57 (64.04%) JavaScript
3 29 (32.58%) SQL
4 8 (8.99%) Java
5 4 (4.49%) C++
6 2 (2.25%) PHP
7 1 (1.12%) Python
7 1 (1.12%) VB
7 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.12%) C
7 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.99%) DV Cleared
3 6 (6.74%) Degree
4 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.25%) ISEB
6 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (25.84%) Oracle
2 18 (20.22%) Sitecore
3 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.25%) Sage
5 1 (1.12%) VMware
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