The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wrexham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 11 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 5.71% 20.00% 9.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.33% 40.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £33,250 £26,250 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.09%
Visual Studio
North Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wrexham region.

Development Applications Category
Wrexham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
15 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 42.86% 50.00% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 2
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.66%
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 Wrexham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Wrexham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Wrexham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Wrexham region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Wrexham

Visual Studio
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Wrexham

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wrexham 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) SEO
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wrexham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wrexham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
Wrexham
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago