The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 39 29
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 1.85% 1.00% 5.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 11.76% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 14
Median salary £45,269 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Gloucester with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 44 17 40
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 20.37% 8.50% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 38
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Gloucester

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Gloucester

Visual Studio
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) REST
4 4 (36.36%) Spring
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) CMS
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
5 3 (27.27%) EJB
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) IIS
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
5 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) Middleware
5 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
5 3 (27.27%) Java SE
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Maven
5 3 (27.27%) Subversion
5 3 (27.27%) TDD

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (36.36%) CMS
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) 3ds Max
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (18.18%) Maya
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Extranet
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
1 3 (27.27%) Maven
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
1 2 (18.18%) Military
1 2 (18.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Multimedia Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) REST
4 4 (36.36%) Spring
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) EJB
5 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) Java SE
5 3 (27.27%) Middleware
5 3 (27.27%) RESTful
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
6 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (18.18%) Flash
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Animation
2 2 (18.18%) Learning Management System
2 2 (18.18%) SCORM
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (27.27%) Customer Insight
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) Line Management
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) Kenexa
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft