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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 59 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 42 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.69% 2.82% 2.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.60% 19.61% 18.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 29
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,450 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
125 153 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.97% 14.37% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 114 136 144
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 £32,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -7 16 £35,000 +11.11%
Swindon -2 9 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Salisbury - 1 - -
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 80 (83.33%) .NET
2 66 (68.75%) C#
3 60 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 55 (57.29%) CSS
4 55 (57.29%) HTML
4 55 (57.29%) JavaScript
5 54 (56.25%) SQL Server
6 45 (46.88%) XML
7 42 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (41.67%) JSON
9 38 (39.58%) SQL
10 31 (32.29%) .NET Framework
11 30 (31.25%) MVC
12 28 (29.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 27 (28.13%) LINQ
14 26 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (26.04%) HTML5
16 24 (25.00%) TDD
16 24 (25.00%) Scrum
17 22 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (22.92%) Oracle
17 22 (22.92%) Kanban
18 21 (21.88%) SOAP
18 21 (21.88%) Web Services
18 21 (21.88%) CSS3
19 20 (20.83%) WCF
20 18 (18.75%) jQuery
21 17 (17.71%) Sitecore CMS
21 17 (17.71%) Sitecore
22 15 (15.63%) Unit Testing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 17 (17.71%) Sitecore CMS
2 13 (13.54%) CMS
3 7 (7.29%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.21%) IIS
5 2 (2.08%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 7 (7.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.08%) Fireworks
3 2 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.21%) MySQL
5 4 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.08%) Big Data
6 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.04%) MS Access
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.21%) Selenium
3 2 (2.08%) Subversion
3 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (7.29%) Aerospace
2 4 (4.17%) Finance
3 3 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Publishing
4 1 (1.04%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 88 (91.67%) Developer
2 45 (46.88%) .NET Developer
3 33 (34.38%) C# Developer
4 14 (14.58%) Software Developer
4 14 (14.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.29%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (3.13%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (3.13%) HTML Developer
10 2 (2.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.08%) Front-End Web Developer
10 2 (2.08%) UX Designer
10 2 (2.08%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (83.33%) .NET
2 60 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 55 (57.29%) CSS
3 55 (57.29%) HTML
4 45 (46.88%) XML
5 40 (41.67%) JSON
6 31 (32.29%) .NET Framework
7 28 (29.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 27 (28.13%) LINQ
9 25 (26.04%) HTML5
10 21 (21.88%) CSS3
10 21 (21.88%) SOAP
10 21 (21.88%) Web Services
11 20 (20.83%) WCF
12 18 (18.75%) jQuery
13 13 (13.54%) WPF
14 12 (12.50%) Silverlight
15 11 (11.46%) EDI
15 11 (11.46%) REST
16 6 (6.25%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.21%) User Experience
2 5 (5.21%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.08%) Physics
6 1 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.04%) EMV
6 1 (1.04%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.25%) MVC
3 26 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (25.00%) Scrum
4 24 (25.00%) TDD
5 22 (22.92%) Kanban
6 15 (15.63%) Unit Testing
7 14 (14.58%) Content Management
8 8 (8.33%) Data Mapping
9 7 (7.29%) Logistics
9 7 (7.29%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.21%) UML
11 4 (4.17%) Automated Testing
11 4 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
12 2 (2.08%) Responsive Web Design
12 2 (2.08%) Analytics
12 2 (2.08%) OOP
13 1 (1.04%) Data Modelling
13 1 (1.04%) Configuration Management
13 1 (1.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 66 (68.75%) C#
2 55 (57.29%) JavaScript
3 38 (39.58%) SQL
4 9 (9.38%) VB.NET
5 8 (8.33%) Java
6 4 (4.17%) C++
7 2 (2.08%) PHP
7 2 (2.08%) VBScript
7 2 (2.08%) VB
8 1 (1.04%) Python
8 1 (1.04%) Ruby
8 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) Degree
1 8 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.29%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.08%) ISEB
5 1 (1.04%) MBA
5 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (22.92%) Oracle
2 17 (17.71%) Sitecore
3 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.08%) Sage
5 1 (1.04%) VMware
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits generous benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago