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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 44 46 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 60 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.10% 4.68% 2.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.48% 28.48% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 58 38 19
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
174 158 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.80% 16.44% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 169 137 115
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,829
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +0.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 25 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Chippenham -11 14 £35,000 +3.70%
Trowbridge - 4 £22,183 - 1
Salisbury - 1 £32,500 -
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 96 (87.27%) SQL Server
2 91 (82.73%) .NET
3 83 (75.45%) C#
4 65 (59.09%) SQL
4 65 (59.09%) ASP.NET
5 53 (48.18%) JavaScript
6 46 (41.82%) CSS
7 43 (39.09%) HTML
8 39 (35.45%) MVC
9 36 (32.73%) XML
10 35 (31.82%) Microsoft
11 34 (30.91%) jQuery
12 33 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (27.27%) JSON
14 26 (23.64%) Web Services
15 25 (22.73%) WCF
16 22 (20.00%) TDD
17 21 (19.09%) Scrum
17 21 (19.09%) .NET Framework
18 19 (17.27%) Unit Testing
18 19 (17.27%) ASP.NET MVC
18 19 (17.27%) Entity Framework
18 19 (17.27%) T-SQL
18 19 (17.27%) Oracle
19 18 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
20 16 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
20 16 (14.55%) Windows
20 16 (14.55%) Web Development
21 15 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 15 (13.64%) SOAP

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (7.27%) IIS
2 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.64%) MS Office
3 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.91%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.91%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.82%) SaaS
2 1 (0.91%) Office 365
2 1 (0.91%) Route 53
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.18%) SMS
1 9 (8.18%) SMTP
1 9 (8.18%) SMPP
2 1 (0.91%) DHCP
2 1 (0.91%) HTTP
2 1 (0.91%) SNMP
2 1 (0.91%) DNS
2 1 (0.91%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (87.27%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.55%) SSDT
7 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.82%) MySQL
8 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.91%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.91%) SQL CLR
9 1 (0.91%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.64%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (1.82%) NetBeans
3 2 (1.82%) NUnit
3 2 (1.82%) Subversion
3 2 (1.82%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.91%) MSTest
4 1 (0.91%) Moq
4 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (8.18%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.73%) Finance
2 3 (2.73%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.82%) Games
4 1 (0.91%) Automotive
4 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.91%) Advertising
4 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (85.45%) Developer
2 35 (31.82%) C# Developer
3 34 (30.91%) .NET Developer
4 19 (17.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (10.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (10.91%) Software Developer
6 11 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.18%) Web Developer
8 8 (7.27%) SQL Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Analyst
10 6 (5.45%) DBA
10 6 (5.45%) SQL DBA
10 6 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (4.55%) Software Tester
11 5 (4.55%) Applications Developer
11 5 (4.55%) Administrator
11 5 (4.55%) Tester
12 4 (3.64%) Senior C# Developer
12 4 (3.64%) Developer Analyst
13 3 (2.73%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (82.73%) .NET
2 65 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 46 (41.82%) CSS
4 43 (39.09%) HTML
5 36 (32.73%) XML
6 34 (30.91%) jQuery
7 30 (27.27%) JSON
8 26 (23.64%) Web Services
9 25 (22.73%) WCF
10 21 (19.09%) .NET Framework
11 19 (17.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (17.27%) Entity Framework
12 15 (13.64%) WPF
12 15 (13.64%) SOAP
13 14 (12.73%) LINQ
14 13 (11.82%) REST
15 12 (10.91%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (10.91%) EDI
16 11 (10.00%) HTML5
17 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.36%) Digital Media
1 7 (6.36%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.64%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.64%) Statistics
3 1 (0.91%) Social Network
3 1 (0.91%) RIA
3 1 (0.91%) EqualLogic
3 1 (0.91%) Replication
3 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.55%) Windows
2 6 (5.45%) UNIX
3 2 (1.82%) Linux
3 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.91%) Android
4 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.45%) MVC
2 33 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.00%) TDD
4 21 (19.09%) Scrum
5 19 (17.27%) Unit Testing
6 16 (14.55%) Web Development
7 14 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (12.73%) Kanban
8 12 (10.91%) Data Mapping
9 10 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 10 (9.09%) Logistics
10 9 (8.18%) Workflow
11 8 (7.27%) UML
11 8 (7.27%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.55%) Integration Testing
12 5 (4.55%) Business Transformation
12 5 (4.55%) Line Management
12 5 (4.55%) SDLC
13 4 (3.64%) Waterfall
14 3 (2.73%) OO
Programming Languages
1 83 (75.45%) C#
2 65 (59.09%) SQL
3 53 (48.18%) JavaScript
4 19 (17.27%) T-SQL
5 10 (9.09%) VB
6 7 (6.36%) Java
7 3 (2.73%) C
7 3 (2.73%) C++
7 3 (2.73%) PHP
8 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.91%) Ada
9 1 (0.91%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.73%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.82%) ISEB
5 1 (0.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.91%) vSphere
2 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) Nagios
1 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 19 (17.27%) Oracle
3 2 (1.82%) VMware
4 1 (0.91%) Google
4 1 (0.91%) SonicWALL
4 1 (0.91%) Dell KACE
4 1 (0.91%) Adobe
4 1 (0.91%) Dell
4 1 (0.91%) Citrix
4 1 (0.91%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.91%) Symantec
4 1 (0.91%) ESRI
4 1 (0.91%) Wyse
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + bonus + relocation + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago