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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 49 70 52
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 58 31 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.65% 2.85% 3.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 36.71% 17.03% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 57 31 38
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
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 £36,375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.09%
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
158 182 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 12.68% 16.74% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 137 153 114
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £49,000
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 30 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 30 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 - 17 £35,000 -
Swindon -7 14 £37,000 +23.33% 1
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 30 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 95 (90.48%) .NET
2 72 (68.57%) C#
3 67 (63.81%) ASP.NET
4 61 (58.10%) CSS
4 61 (58.10%) HTML
5 55 (52.38%) JavaScript
6 53 (50.48%) XML
7 50 (47.62%) SQL Server
8 48 (45.71%) SQL
9 46 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (41.90%) JSON
11 36 (34.29%) .NET Framework
12 33 (31.43%) LINQ
12 33 (31.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 28 (26.67%) MVC
14 27 (25.71%) SOAP
14 27 (25.71%) Web Services
14 27 (25.71%) HTML5
15 24 (22.86%) Oracle
15 24 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
15 24 (22.86%) jQuery
15 24 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (21.90%) TDD
16 23 (21.90%) CSS3
17 22 (20.95%) Scrum
18 20 (19.05%) Kanban
19 17 (16.19%) WPF
20 16 (15.24%) Unit Testing
21 15 (14.29%) WCF
21 15 (14.29%) EDI

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 13 (12.38%) SharePoint
3 10 (9.52%) CMS
4 5 (4.76%) IIS
5 2 (1.90%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (13.33%) Photoshop
2 8 (7.62%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.90%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 24 (22.86%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.76%) MySQL
5 4 (3.81%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.95%) MS Access
7 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.81%) Selenium
General
1 7 (6.67%) Aerospace
2 3 (2.86%) Advertising
2 3 (2.86%) Finance
2 3 (2.86%) Marketing
3 2 (1.90%) Back Office
4 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.95%) Publishing
4 1 (0.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (94.29%) Developer
2 58 (55.24%) .NET Developer
3 35 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 23 (21.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (20.95%) SQL Developer
6 13 (12.38%) SharePoint Developer
7 10 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Web Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.81%) HTML Developer
9 4 (3.81%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (2.86%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (2.86%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (2.86%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (2.86%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.86%) Senior Developer
11 2 (1.90%) Lead Developer
11 2 (1.90%) UX Designer
11 2 (1.90%) Designer
11 2 (1.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (90.48%) .NET
2 67 (63.81%) ASP.NET
3 61 (58.10%) CSS
3 61 (58.10%) HTML
4 53 (50.48%) XML
5 44 (41.90%) JSON
6 36 (34.29%) .NET Framework
7 33 (31.43%) LINQ
7 33 (31.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 27 (25.71%) HTML5
8 27 (25.71%) SOAP
8 27 (25.71%) Web Services
9 24 (22.86%) jQuery
10 23 (21.90%) CSS3
11 17 (16.19%) WPF
12 15 (14.29%) WCF
12 15 (14.29%) EDI
12 15 (14.29%) REST
13 7 (6.67%) Silverlight
13 7 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.76%) User Experience
3 4 (3.81%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.90%) Physics
6 1 (0.95%) EMV
6 1 (0.95%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (26.67%) MVC
3 24 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (21.90%) TDD
5 22 (20.95%) Scrum
6 20 (19.05%) Kanban
7 16 (15.24%) Unit Testing
8 12 (11.43%) Data Mapping
9 11 (10.48%) Content Management
9 11 (10.48%) Logistics
10 7 (6.67%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.76%) OO
12 4 (3.81%) Automated Testing
12 4 (3.81%) Root Cause Analysis
13 2 (1.90%) Responsive Web Design
13 2 (1.90%) OOP
14 1 (0.95%) Build Automation
14 1 (0.95%) Analytics
14 1 (0.95%) Database Security
14 1 (0.95%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 72 (68.57%) C#
2 55 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 48 (45.71%) SQL
4 15 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 8 (7.62%) Java
6 4 (3.81%) C++
7 3 (2.86%) VB
8 2 (1.90%) VBScript
8 2 (1.90%) C
8 2 (1.90%) PHP
9 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.95%) Python
9 1 (0.95%) Ruby
9 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (7.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 7 (6.67%) Degree
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.95%) MBA
4 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) ISEB
Vendors
1 24 (22.86%) Oracle
2 14 (13.33%) Sitecore
3 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.90%) Sage
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