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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 38 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 47 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.32% 2.72% 1.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 43.12% 16.35% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 46 26 19
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
109 159 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.03% 16.63% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 101 139 85
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 £32,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 6 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 6 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 +4 21 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Chippenham +7 15 £35,000 +8.52%
Trowbridge - 2 £40,000 -
Warminster - 1 £21,000 - 1
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 73 (82.95%) .NET
2 64 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 64 (72.73%) HTML
3 63 (71.59%) CSS
4 61 (69.32%) JavaScript
5 60 (68.18%) C#
5 60 (68.18%) ASP.NET
6 48 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (42.05%) MVC
8 36 (40.91%) SQL
9 35 (39.77%) XML
9 35 (39.77%) JSON
10 30 (34.09%) Scrum
11 29 (32.95%) TDD
12 25 (28.41%) jQuery
12 25 (28.41%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (28.41%) Oracle
13 24 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
13 24 (27.27%) Kanban
14 19 (21.59%) HTML5
15 17 (19.32%) WCF
15 17 (19.32%) .NET Framework
16 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (18.18%) CSS3
17 15 (17.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 15 (17.05%) LINQ
18 14 (15.91%) Sitecore CMS
18 14 (15.91%) Sitecore
19 12 (13.64%) Web Development
19 12 (13.64%) Content Management

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 14 (15.91%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (11.36%) CMS
3 2 (2.27%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.14%) IIS
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.27%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 24 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.41%) Big Data
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.27%) MySQL
6 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Subversion
1 4 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.27%) Selenium
4 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.14%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 3 (3.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Publishing
4 1 (1.14%) Games
4 1 (1.14%) Marketing
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (90.91%) Developer
2 37 (42.05%) .NET Developer
3 34 (38.64%) C# Developer
4 13 (14.77%) Software Developer
4 13 (14.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 10 (11.36%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (10.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (10.23%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.41%) HTML Developer
11 2 (2.27%) SQL Developer
11 2 (2.27%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.27%) WPF Developer
11 2 (2.27%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.27%) UX Designer
11 2 (2.27%) Designer
12 1 (1.14%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (82.95%) .NET
2 64 (72.73%) HTML
3 63 (71.59%) CSS
4 60 (68.18%) ASP.NET
5 35 (39.77%) XML
5 35 (39.77%) JSON
6 25 (28.41%) jQuery
7 19 (21.59%) HTML5
8 17 (19.32%) WCF
8 17 (19.32%) .NET Framework
9 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (18.18%) CSS3
10 15 (17.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 15 (17.05%) LINQ
11 11 (12.50%) Silverlight
11 11 (12.50%) SOAP
11 11 (12.50%) Web Services
12 5 (5.68%) EDI
12 5 (5.68%) WPF
12 5 (5.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.27%) User Experience
3 2 (2.27%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.27%) Physics
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) Windows
2 1 (1.14%) Linux
2 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (42.05%) MVC
3 30 (34.09%) Scrum
4 29 (32.95%) TDD
5 25 (28.41%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (27.27%) Kanban
7 12 (13.64%) Content Management
7 12 (13.64%) Web Development
8 9 (10.23%) Unit Testing
9 7 (7.95%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.95%) UML
10 5 (5.68%) Logistics
10 5 (5.68%) Data Mapping
10 5 (5.68%) Line Management
11 2 (2.27%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.27%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (2.27%) OOP
11 2 (2.27%) ERP
12 1 (1.14%) Configuration Management
12 1 (1.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 61 (69.32%) JavaScript
2 60 (68.18%) C#
3 36 (40.91%) SQL
4 5 (5.68%) Java
5 2 (2.27%) C++
5 2 (2.27%) PHP
6 1 (1.14%) VB
6 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) VCP4
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.55%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.14%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (28.41%) Oracle
2 14 (15.91%) Sitecore
3 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.27%) Sage
4 2 (2.27%) VMware
5 1 (1.14%) Citrix
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