Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 49 70
Rank change year-on-year -22 +21 -10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 9 43 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.01% 4.73% 2.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.43% 24.02% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 38 15
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,269 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.34% -12.50% -5.88%
Gloucestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 140 179 121
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 31.32% 19.69% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 119 136 115
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,500 £29,850
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +20.00%

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 20 July 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) REST
3 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (66.67%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 4 (44.44%) RESTful
5 4 (44.44%) Customer Insight
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (44.44%) BDD
5 4 (44.44%) User Experience
5 4 (44.44%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (44.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (44.44%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (44.44%) Java
5 4 (44.44%) IIS
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 4 (44.44%) EJB
5 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
5 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
5 4 (44.44%) IBM
5 4 (44.44%) Middleware
5 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) SOAP

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 4 (44.44%) IIS
1 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
1 4 (44.44%) Maven
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Leader
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer in Test
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (44.44%) EJB
3 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 4 (44.44%) Java SE
3 4 (44.44%) Middleware
3 4 (44.44%) RESTful
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Deployment
4 4 (44.44%) Customer Insight
4 4 (44.44%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) IBM