The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 50 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 47 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.24% 2.37% 3.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.27% 13.58% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 41 19 42
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £41,350
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
211 162 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.04% 17.46% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 179 126 153
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
South West

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +3 26 £32,500 - 3
Swindon +6 19 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 72 (94.74%) .NET
2 42 (55.26%) XML
3 41 (53.95%) HTML
4 40 (52.63%) C#
4 40 (52.63%) ASP.NET
5 38 (50.00%) SQL
6 36 (47.37%) JavaScript
6 36 (47.37%) SQL Server
6 36 (47.37%) CSS
7 23 (30.26%) Oracle
8 21 (27.63%) JSON
9 19 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 19 (25.00%) VB.NET
10 18 (23.68%) OO
10 18 (23.68%) jQuery
10 18 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (21.05%) Web Services
12 15 (19.74%) SOAP
12 15 (19.74%) TDD
12 15 (19.74%) .NET Framework
12 15 (19.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 12 (15.79%) LINQ
14 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (13.16%) Ajax
15 9 (11.84%) WPF
15 9 (11.84%) REST
15 9 (11.84%) EDI
16 8 (10.53%) Linux
16 8 (10.53%) Java
16 8 (10.53%) Kanban

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.89%) IIS
3 5 (6.58%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) SNMP
2 3 (3.95%) Wireless
2 3 (3.95%) 4G
2 3 (3.95%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 18 (23.68%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.32%) MySQL
5 1 (1.32%) MS Access
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 2 (2.63%) Back Office
3 2 (2.63%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Finance
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (86.84%) Developer
2 48 (63.16%) .NET Developer
3 22 (28.95%) C# Developer
4 21 (27.63%) SQL Developer
5 15 (19.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (15.79%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.58%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Junior
9 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Junior Software Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (2.63%) HTML Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Systems Developer
10 2 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (94.74%) .NET
2 42 (55.26%) XML
3 41 (53.95%) HTML
4 40 (52.63%) ASP.NET
5 36 (47.37%) CSS
6 21 (27.63%) JSON
7 18 (23.68%) jQuery
8 16 (21.05%) Web Services
9 15 (19.74%) SOAP
9 15 (19.74%) .NET Framework
9 15 (19.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 12 (15.79%) LINQ
11 10 (13.16%) Ajax
12 9 (11.84%) WPF
12 9 (11.84%) REST
12 9 (11.84%) EDI
13 5 (6.58%) DHTML
13 5 (6.58%) XSLT
13 5 (6.58%) ADO.NET
13 5 (6.58%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
1 3 (3.95%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Linux
2 6 (7.89%) Windows
3 5 (6.58%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.68%) OO
2 15 (19.74%) TDD
3 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.53%) Kanban
4 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (10.53%) Scrum
5 7 (9.21%) Logistics
5 7 (9.21%) Unit Testing
5 7 (9.21%) Data Mapping
5 7 (9.21%) DSDM
6 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.26%) Web Development
8 3 (3.95%) MVC
8 3 (3.95%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (3.95%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.95%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.32%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.32%) Data Modelling
9 1 (1.32%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.32%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 40 (52.63%) C#
2 38 (50.00%) SQL
3 36 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 19 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 8 (10.53%) Java
6 5 (6.58%) VBScript
7 3 (3.95%) C++
7 3 (3.95%) VB
8 1 (1.32%) C
8 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) MBA
Vendors
1 23 (30.26%) Oracle
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
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