Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 25 26
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 5 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 5.49% 5.56% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% 23.53% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
North Wales median annual salary £29,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.89% - +11.80%
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +21.21% -4.35%

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 North Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 10 34 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 10.99% 23.61% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 34 8
North Wales median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +26.98% -21.25%
10th Percentile £27,825 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,625 £47,500 £65,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in North Wales

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in North Wales

Visual Studio
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 21 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
Flintshire +11 4 £30,500 -32.22% 5
Visual Studio
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Core
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (40.00%) ADO
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (20.00%) Human Resource Management
5 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Core
3 2 (40.00%) ADO
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Human Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft