Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 71 113
Rank change year-on-year -20 +42 -15
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 27 50 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.86% 3.48% 2.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.02% 13.48% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 46
Gloucestershire median annual salary £41,029 £39,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -0.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,000 £24,225 £31,875
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 245 371 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.92% 25.84% 22.72%
Number of salaries quoted 190 282 401
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,525 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £58,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +3.90%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Gloucestershire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Gloucestershire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Gloucestershire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tewkesbury +6 7 £34,000 -22.29% 3
Cheltenham -3 6 £52,500 +64.06%
Gloucester -7 3 £40,000 -
Cirencester +1 2 £39,279 -7.58%
Stroud - 1 £37,500 -
Visual Studio
South West

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 17 (62.96%) C#
3 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (48.15%) Windows
5 11 (40.74%) HTML
5 11 (40.74%) SQL
5 11 (40.74%) .NET
6 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
6 10 (37.04%) CSS
6 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
7 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 9 (33.33%) Docker
8 8 (29.63%) C++
8 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
8 8 (29.63%) C
9 7 (25.93%) HTML5
9 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
10 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio Code
10 6 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (22.22%) Thought Leadership
10 6 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (22.22%) Node.js
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 6 (22.22%) Web Development
10 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 6 (22.22%) Google
11 5 (18.52%) Python
11 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
11 5 (18.52%) Web Services

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 3 (11.11%) Apache Spark
1 3 (11.11%) CMS
1 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (11.11%) GlassFish
1 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) Confluence
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) ArcGIS
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Sitefinity
3 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio Code
3 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
4 4 (14.81%) Selenium
4 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (7.41%) Appium
5 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
5 2 (7.41%) JIRA
5 2 (7.41%) JUnit
5 2 (7.41%) LoadRunner
5 2 (7.41%) Maven
5 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (11.11%) Electronics
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) C# Developer
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C++ Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Objective-C Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Python Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Python Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
1 11 (40.74%) HTML
2 10 (37.04%) CSS
3 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 7 (25.93%) HTML5
5 6 (22.22%) Node.js
5 6 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (18.52%) CSS3
6 5 (18.52%) Web Services
7 4 (14.81%) JSON
7 4 (14.81%) MFC
7 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (14.81%) XML
8 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 3 (11.11%) WCF
8 3 (11.11%) XSLT
9 2 (7.41%) Dapper ORM
9 2 (7.41%) jQuery
9 2 (7.41%) LINQ
9 2 (7.41%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (11.11%) Social Media
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Android
2 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 6 (22.22%) Thought Leadership
2 6 (22.22%) Web Development
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
5 3 (11.11%) API Development
5 3 (11.11%) Coaching
5 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Data Science
5 3 (11.11%) Machine Learning
5 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.11%) OSINT
5 3 (11.11%) Social Media Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) UML
5 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 17 (62.96%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) C
4 8 (29.63%) C++
5 5 (18.52%) Python
5 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
6 4 (14.81%) Java
7 3 (11.11%) Apple Swift
7 3 (11.11%) Objective-C
8 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
8 2 (7.41%) PHP
8 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
9 1 (3.70%) VB
9 1 (3.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) Degree
4 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.41%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Google
3 2 (7.41%) Atlassian
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) RedGate
3 2 (7.41%) Twitter
4 1 (3.70%) ESRI
4 1 (3.70%) Sitecore