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

Microsoft Visual Studio
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 45 39
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 7 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 2.86% 0.42% 3.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.21% 2.50% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 9
Median salary £40,000 £31,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% -31.11%  
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 53 40 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 21.63% 16.67% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 49 20 30
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.04% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £42,500 £39,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Gloucester over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (36.36%) TDD
6 4 (36.36%) Web Services
7 3 (27.27%) SOAP
7 3 (27.27%) EJB
7 3 (27.27%) IIS
7 3 (27.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
7 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
7 3 (27.27%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
7 3 (27.27%) MSMQ
7 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
7 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (27.27%) IBM
7 3 (27.27%) Middleware

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 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Extranet
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
1 3 (27.27%) Maven
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
1 3 (27.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (9.09%) ReSharper
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Development Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Business Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Development Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Tester
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) EJB
5 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 3 (27.27%) Java SE
5 3 (27.27%) Middleware
5 3 (27.27%) MSMQ
5 3 (27.27%) REST
5 3 (27.27%) RESTful
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) Spring
6 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (9.09%) LINQ
7 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (27.27%) Mainframe
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (27.27%) Customer Insight
4 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 3 (27.27%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Basel II
1 3 (27.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (27.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) IBM
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) RedGate
3 1 (9.09%) Telerik
3 1 (9.09%) Xamarin