Visual Studio Jobs in the South West

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > South West

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 130 209 200
Rank change year-on-year +79 -9 -25
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 147 76 94
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.10% 1.04% 1.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.09% 5.69% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 136 61 74
10th Percentile £27,500 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £31,500 £47,500 £42,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% - +17.65%
75th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £64,375
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +10.53%

All Development Application Skills
South West

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 the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 974 1,336 1,448
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 13.88% 18.26% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 801 776 935
10th Percentile £31,500 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,050
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.24% +4.43%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in the South West

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Visual Studio in the South West.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in the South West

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visual Studio in the South West over the 6 months to 21 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in the South West

Visual Studio
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the South West region over the 6 months to 21 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Gloucestershire +58 93 £36,000 -28.00% 2
Bristol +33 30 £55,000 +28.65% 8
Wiltshire 0 10 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Somerset +27 5 £53,750 +7.50% 5
Dorset -3 5 - - 6
Devon +9 4 - -
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 88 (59.86%) Confluence
2 4 (2.72%) CMS
2 4 (2.72%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.04%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (18.37%) Azure
2 20 (13.61%) Azure DevOps
3 13 (8.84%) AWS
4 2 (1.36%) Microsoft 365
5 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.72%) 5G
1 4 (2.72%) Network Security
1 4 (2.72%) SD-WAN
1 4 (2.72%) SNMP
1 4 (2.72%) WAN
2 2 (1.36%) Intranet
2 2 (1.36%) Multicast
2 2 (1.36%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.68%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (3.40%) SQLite
3 3 (2.04%) Event Store
3 3 (2.04%) MySQL
3 3 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.04%) RavenDB
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 103 (70.07%) Git
2 91 (61.90%) JIRA
3 88 (59.86%) Bitbucket
4 59 (40.14%) Sourcetree
5 9 (6.12%) Eclipse
6 6 (4.08%) Subversion
6 6 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (3.40%) NetBeans
8 3 (2.04%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.04%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.36%) LabVIEW
General
1 88 (59.86%) Games
1 88 (59.86%) Presentation Skills
2 10 (6.80%) Finance
3 9 (6.12%) Marketing
4 8 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.44%) Social Skills
5 7 (4.76%) Electronics
6 6 (4.08%) Legal
6 6 (4.08%) Publishing
6 6 (4.08%) Retail
7 5 (3.40%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.40%) Public Sector
7 5 (3.40%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.72%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.72%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (1.36%) Automotive
9 2 (1.36%) Documentation Skills
9 2 (1.36%) Military
10 1 (0.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 118 (80.27%) Developer
2 88 (59.86%) 3D Developer
2 88 (59.86%) Games Developer
2 88 (59.86%) Unity 3D Developer
3 46 (31.29%) Senior
4 39 (26.53%) Senior Developer
5 30 (20.41%) Senior Games Developer
6 21 (14.29%) Software Engineer
7 18 (12.24%) .NET Developer
8 15 (10.20%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (4.08%) .NET Software Developer
10 6 (4.08%) C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (4.08%) Lead
10 6 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (4.08%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 6 (4.08%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (3.40%) Software Team Leader
11 5 (3.40%) Team Leader
12 4 (2.72%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (59.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 31 (21.09%) .NET
3 28 (19.05%) HTML
4 23 (15.65%) CSS
5 19 (12.93%) AngularJS
6 15 (10.20%) React
6 15 (10.20%) Vue
7 14 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 14 (9.52%) ASP.NET
7 14 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (8.84%) jQuery
8 13 (8.84%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (6.12%) WPF
10 7 (4.76%) XML
11 6 (4.08%) .NET Core
11 6 (4.08%) Qt
11 6 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (4.08%) XSD
11 6 (4.08%) XSLT
12 5 (3.40%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 88 (59.86%) Virtual Reality
2 6 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.08%) Product Ownership
3 5 (3.40%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.72%) GNSS
5 3 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.04%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.68%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.68%) Cyberattack
6 1 (0.68%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.88%) Windows
2 10 (6.80%) Linux
3 4 (2.72%) Android
4 2 (1.36%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.68%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (78.23%) Software Engineering
2 106 (72.11%) Design Patterns
2 106 (72.11%) Scrum
3 96 (65.31%) UML
4 88 (59.86%) Use Case
5 83 (56.46%) DevOps
6 28 (19.05%) Agile
7 27 (18.37%) MVC
8 15 (10.20%) Unit Testing
9 14 (9.52%) Computer Science
10 12 (8.16%) SDLC
10 12 (8.16%) Secure Coding
10 12 (8.16%) Test Automation
11 11 (7.48%) Clean Code
11 11 (7.48%) OOP
11 11 (7.48%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (6.80%) CI/CD
12 10 (6.80%) SOLID
13 9 (6.12%) Software Testing
14 7 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 126 (85.71%) C#
2 27 (18.37%) JavaScript
3 18 (12.24%) SQL
4 16 (10.88%) C++
4 16 (10.88%) Python
5 13 (8.84%) Bash
6 11 (7.48%) C
6 11 (7.48%) Java
7 9 (6.12%) Perl
8 8 (5.44%) PHP
9 6 (4.08%) TypeScript
10 5 (3.40%) Embedded C
10 5 (3.40%) Embedded C++
10 5 (3.40%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.72%) Ada
11 4 (2.72%) Groovy
11 4 (2.72%) Ruby
11 4 (2.72%) Rust
12 2 (1.36%) Fortran
12 2 (1.36%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 108 (73.47%) Degree
2 97 (65.99%) Security Cleared
3 95 (64.63%) SC Cleared
4 88 (59.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.36%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (19.73%) ISO/IEC 15288
2 19 (12.93%) QA
3 4 (2.72%) MISRA
3 4 (2.72%) PMO
4 2 (1.36%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.36%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (2.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.36%) Functional Safety
1 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 116 (78.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.40%) Atlassian
2 5 (3.40%) SAP
3 3 (2.04%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.36%) Apple
4 2 (1.36%) Parasoft
5 1 (0.68%) Citrix