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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 50 68 52
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 59 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.69% 2.98% 3.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.98% 17.01% 32.74%
Number of salaries quoted 58 33 37
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
164 194 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.05% 17.49% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 143 163 109
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £48,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
(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 - 18 £35,000 -
Swindon -11 14 £37,000 +23.33%
Malmesbury - 2 £32,500 -
Salisbury - 2 £47,500 -
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 97 (90.65%) .NET
2 73 (68.22%) C#
3 68 (63.55%) ASP.NET
4 62 (57.94%) CSS
4 62 (57.94%) HTML
5 56 (52.34%) JavaScript
6 54 (50.47%) XML
7 52 (48.60%) SQL Server
8 49 (45.79%) SQL
9 47 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (41.12%) JSON
11 36 (33.64%) .NET Framework
12 33 (30.84%) LINQ
12 33 (30.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 28 (26.17%) MVC
14 27 (25.23%) SOAP
14 27 (25.23%) Web Services
14 27 (25.23%) HTML5
15 25 (23.36%) Oracle
15 25 (23.36%) PostgreSQL
16 24 (22.43%) jQuery
16 24 (22.43%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (22.43%) TDD
17 23 (21.50%) CSS3
18 22 (20.56%) Scrum
19 20 (18.69%) Kanban
20 17 (15.89%) Unit Testing
20 17 (15.89%) WPF
21 15 (14.02%) WCF
21 15 (14.02%) EDI

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 14 (13.08%) Sitecore CMS
2 13 (12.15%) SharePoint
3 10 (9.35%) CMS
4 5 (4.67%) IIS
5 2 (1.87%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (13.08%) Photoshop
2 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.87%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.87%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (48.60%) SQL Server
2 25 (23.36%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.67%) MySQL
5 4 (3.74%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.93%) MS Access
7 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.74%) Selenium
3 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 7 (6.54%) Aerospace
2 3 (2.80%) Advertising
2 3 (2.80%) Finance
2 3 (2.80%) Marketing
3 2 (1.87%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.93%) Publishing
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (94.39%) Developer
2 59 (55.14%) .NET Developer
3 36 (33.64%) C# Developer
4 23 (21.50%) SQL Developer
4 23 (21.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (12.15%) SharePoint Developer
6 10 (9.35%) Front-End Developer
7 9 (8.41%) Web Developer
7 9 (8.41%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.74%) HTML Developer
8 4 (3.74%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (2.80%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (2.80%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (2.80%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (2.80%) Software Engineer
9 3 (2.80%) Senior Developer
10 2 (1.87%) Lead Developer
10 2 (1.87%) UX Designer
10 2 (1.87%) Designer
10 2 (1.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (90.65%) .NET
2 68 (63.55%) ASP.NET
3 62 (57.94%) CSS
3 62 (57.94%) HTML
4 54 (50.47%) XML
5 44 (41.12%) JSON
6 36 (33.64%) .NET Framework
7 33 (30.84%) LINQ
7 33 (30.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 27 (25.23%) HTML5
8 27 (25.23%) SOAP
8 27 (25.23%) Web Services
9 24 (22.43%) jQuery
10 23 (21.50%) CSS3
11 17 (15.89%) WPF
12 15 (14.02%) WCF
12 15 (14.02%) EDI
12 15 (14.02%) REST
13 7 (6.54%) Silverlight
13 7 (6.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.61%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.67%) User Experience
3 4 (3.74%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.87%) Physics
6 1 (0.93%) EMV
6 1 (0.93%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.17%) MVC
3 24 (22.43%) TDD
3 24 (22.43%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (20.56%) Scrum
5 20 (18.69%) Kanban
6 17 (15.89%) Unit Testing
7 12 (11.21%) Data Mapping
8 11 (10.28%) Logistics
8 11 (10.28%) Content Management
9 7 (6.54%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.67%) OO
11 4 (3.74%) Automated Testing
11 4 (3.74%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (1.87%) Responsive Web Design
12 2 (1.87%) DSDM
12 2 (1.87%) OOP
12 2 (1.87%) Configuration Management
13 1 (0.93%) CRM
13 1 (0.93%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 73 (68.22%) C#
2 56 (52.34%) JavaScript
3 49 (45.79%) SQL
4 15 (14.02%) VB.NET
5 8 (7.48%) Java
6 4 (3.74%) C++
7 3 (2.80%) VB
8 2 (1.87%) VBScript
8 2 (1.87%) C
8 2 (1.87%) PHP
9 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.93%) Python
9 1 (0.93%) Ruby
9 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.54%) DV Cleared
2 7 (6.54%) Degree
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.93%) MBA
4 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Vendors
1 25 (23.36%) Oracle
2 14 (13.08%) Sitecore
3 12 (11.21%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.87%) Sage
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