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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 46 80 63
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 58 23 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.45% 2.15% 3.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.89% 12.04% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 58 22 35
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 £32,500 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £35,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
224 191 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.19% 17.85% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 187 155 126
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -2 24 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Swindon +3 14 £36,250 +20.83% 1
Malmesbury - 2 £32,500 - 1
Salisbury - 1 £47,500 -
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 90 (90.91%) .NET
2 65 (65.66%) C#
3 60 (60.61%) ASP.NET
4 55 (55.56%) HTML
5 54 (54.55%) CSS
6 53 (53.54%) XML
7 50 (50.51%) SQL Server
8 48 (48.48%) JavaScript
9 43 (43.43%) SQL
10 42 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (37.37%) JSON
12 32 (32.32%) .NET Framework
13 29 (29.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 27 (27.27%) LINQ
15 26 (26.26%) Oracle
16 25 (25.25%) SOAP
16 25 (25.25%) Web Services
16 25 (25.25%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (22.22%) TDD
17 22 (22.22%) jQuery
18 19 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
19 18 (18.18%) Unit Testing
20 17 (17.17%) WPF
20 17 (17.17%) HTML5
21 15 (15.15%) Kanban
21 15 (15.15%) Scrum
21 15 (15.15%) VB.NET
21 15 (15.15%) EDI
21 15 (15.15%) REST
21 15 (15.15%) CSS3

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (14.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (6.06%) CMS
3 6 (6.06%) IIS
4 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) Wireless
1 2 (2.02%) LTE
1 2 (2.02%) 4G
2 1 (1.01%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (50.51%) SQL Server
2 25 (25.25%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.05%) MySQL
4 4 (4.04%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.01%) MS Access
6 1 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Selenium
2 3 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.02%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.01%) Subversion
4 1 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (5.05%) Aerospace
2 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.03%) Advertising
3 2 (2.02%) Back Office
3 2 (2.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.01%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Finance
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 92 (92.93%) Developer
2 59 (59.60%) .NET Developer
3 30 (30.30%) C# Developer
4 23 (23.23%) SQL Developer
5 19 (19.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (13.13%) SharePoint Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Front-End Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.03%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (2.02%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (2.02%) Systems Developer
10 2 (2.02%) Junior Software Engineer
10 2 (2.02%) HTML Developer
10 2 (2.02%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.02%) Junior
11 1 (1.01%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.01%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (90.91%) .NET
2 60 (60.61%) ASP.NET
3 55 (55.56%) HTML
4 54 (54.55%) CSS
5 53 (53.54%) XML
6 37 (37.37%) JSON
7 32 (32.32%) .NET Framework
8 29 (29.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 27 (27.27%) LINQ
10 25 (25.25%) SOAP
10 25 (25.25%) Web Services
11 22 (22.22%) jQuery
12 17 (17.17%) WPF
12 17 (17.17%) HTML5
13 15 (15.15%) REST
13 15 (15.15%) CSS3
13 15 (15.15%) EDI
14 13 (13.13%) WCF
15 9 (9.09%) Ajax
16 6 (6.06%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.03%) User Experience
2 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.02%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.02%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.01%) EMV
4 1 (1.01%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.07%) Windows
2 3 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (1.01%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.22%) TDD
3 19 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 15 (15.15%) Kanban
5 15 (15.15%) Scrum
6 14 (14.14%) MVC
7 12 (12.12%) OO
7 12 (12.12%) Data Mapping
8 11 (11.11%) Logistics
9 7 (7.07%) DSDM
9 7 (7.07%) Content Management
9 7 (7.07%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.04%) Automated Testing
10 4 (4.04%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (2.02%) Multithreading
11 2 (2.02%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (2.02%) Configuration Management
12 1 (1.01%) Service Delivery
12 1 (1.01%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 65 (65.66%) C#
2 48 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 43 (43.43%) SQL
4 15 (15.15%) VB.NET
5 8 (8.08%) Java
6 5 (5.05%) C++
7 3 (3.03%) VB
8 2 (2.02%) VBScript
8 2 (2.02%) C
9 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.01%) Python
9 1 (1.01%) Ruby
9 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.05%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.04%) Degree
4 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.01%) ISEB
4 1 (1.01%) MBA
Vendors
1 26 (26.26%) Oracle
2 8 (8.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.08%) Sitecore
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Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wiltshire
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Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cross Hayes, Malmesbury, Wiltshire
PleaseTech Ltd
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum to £45k + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago