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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 44 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 62 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.01% 2.15% 3.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.80% 11.67% 24.50%
Number of salaries quoted 60 18 37
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £37,650 £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
223 180 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.03% 18.44% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 184 139 140
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,800 £30,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £49,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -1 28 £35,000 +7.69%
Swindon +3 22 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Malmesbury - 1 £30,000 - 1
Salisbury - 1 £47,500 -
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 81 (91.01%) .NET
2 56 (62.92%) C#
3 51 (57.30%) ASP.NET
4 47 (52.81%) XML
4 47 (52.81%) HTML
5 45 (50.56%) CSS
6 43 (48.31%) SQL Server
7 39 (43.82%) JavaScript
7 39 (43.82%) SQL
8 30 (33.71%) JSON
9 25 (28.09%) .NET Framework
10 24 (26.97%) Oracle
11 23 (25.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 22 (24.72%) PostgreSQL
13 21 (23.60%) LINQ
13 21 (23.60%) SOAP
13 21 (23.60%) Web Services
14 20 (22.47%) jQuery
15 19 (21.35%) TDD
16 16 (17.98%) WPF
17 15 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (16.85%) OO
17 15 (16.85%) VB.NET
17 15 (16.85%) SharePoint
18 14 (15.73%) EDI
18 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (15.73%) REST
19 13 (14.61%) Unit Testing
20 12 (13.48%) Kanban
20 12 (13.48%) Scrum

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 15 (16.85%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.74%) IIS
3 4 (4.49%) CMS
3 4 (4.49%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.62%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.37%) Wireless
1 3 (3.37%) LTE
1 3 (3.37%) 4G
2 2 (2.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (48.31%) SQL Server
2 22 (24.72%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.49%) MySQL
4 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.12%) MS Access
6 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.37%) Selenium
1 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.12%) Subversion
2 1 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.37%) Aerospace
2 3 (3.37%) Advertising
3 2 (2.25%) Back Office
3 2 (2.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.12%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 80 (89.89%) Developer
2 54 (60.67%) .NET Developer
3 28 (31.46%) C# Developer
4 23 (25.84%) SQL Developer
5 18 (20.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (14.61%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Junior
10 3 (3.37%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Junior Software Engineer
11 2 (2.25%) Front-End Web Developer
11 2 (2.25%) JavaScript Developer
11 2 (2.25%) Support Engineer
11 2 (2.25%) Applications Support
11 2 (2.25%) Lead Developer
11 2 (2.25%) Systems Developer
11 2 (2.25%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (91.01%) .NET
2 51 (57.30%) ASP.NET
3 47 (52.81%) HTML
3 47 (52.81%) XML
4 45 (50.56%) CSS
5 30 (33.71%) JSON
6 25 (28.09%) .NET Framework
7 23 (25.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 21 (23.60%) LINQ
8 21 (23.60%) SOAP
8 21 (23.60%) Web Services
9 20 (22.47%) jQuery
10 16 (17.98%) WPF
11 14 (15.73%) REST
11 14 (15.73%) EDI
12 11 (12.36%) HTML5
13 10 (11.24%) Ajax
13 10 (11.24%) WCF
14 9 (10.11%) CSS3
15 5 (5.62%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.37%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.12%) EMV
4 1 (1.12%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.87%) Windows
2 5 (5.62%) Linux
3 2 (2.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.35%) TDD
2 15 (16.85%) OO
2 15 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.61%) Unit Testing
5 12 (13.48%) Kanban
5 12 (13.48%) Scrum
6 11 (12.36%) Data Mapping
7 10 (11.24%) Logistics
8 8 (8.99%) MVC
9 7 (7.87%) DSDM
9 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.37%) Content Management
10 3 (3.37%) Automated Testing
10 3 (3.37%) Multithreading
10 3 (3.37%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (2.25%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (2.25%) Service Delivery
12 1 (1.12%) CRM
12 1 (1.12%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 56 (62.92%) C#
2 39 (43.82%) JavaScript
2 39 (43.82%) SQL
3 15 (16.85%) VB.NET
4 8 (8.99%) Java
5 6 (6.74%) C++
6 3 (3.37%) VB
7 2 (2.25%) VBScript
7 2 (2.25%) C
8 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.12%) Python
8 1 (1.12%) Ruby
8 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) Degree
1 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.37%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) ISEB
3 1 (1.12%) MBA
Vendors
1 24 (26.97%) Oracle
2 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.49%) Sitecore
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Up to 10% bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent benefits package on offer
Posted: 24 days ago
Malmesbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: generous benefits
Posted: 26 days ago