Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 77 52
Rank change year-on-year +2 -25 +9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 7 7 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.04% 1.49% 5.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.80% 4.22% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 42
Cheltenham median annual salary £48,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.88% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £46,625 £37,500 £30,050
90th Percentile £49,875 £42,500 £47,925
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -5.88%

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 184 166 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 27.42% 35.32% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 141 154 157
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -5.56%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Cheltenham

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Coaching
3 4 (57.14%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Machine Learning
3 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 4 (57.14%) QA
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Xcode
3 4 (57.14%) e-Learning
3 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) C
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Assembly Language
3 4 (57.14%) Mac OS X
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) JSON

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) Confluence
1 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (28.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
1 4 (57.14%) Xcode
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Trainer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) e-Learning
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Mac OS X
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Coaching
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Machine Learning
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Data Security
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) OOP
6 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Assembly Language
1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft