The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea 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 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Wales / Swansea
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 26 13
Rank change year-on-year +7 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 13 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 10.24% 7.27% 2.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.21% 22.22% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 1
Median salary £40,210 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.21% -15.38%  
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 Swansea with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 38 18 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 29.92% 32.73% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 1
Median salary £42,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year - +0.59%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swansea 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 Swansea

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Swansea

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Swansea

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

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Swansea

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 12 (80.00%) .NET
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) REST
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (40.00%) IIS
5 6 (40.00%) MVC
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
7 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
7 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
7 4 (26.67%) IBM
7 4 (26.67%) Middleware
7 4 (26.67%) Mainframe
7 4 (26.67%) SOAP
7 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 4 (26.67%) EJB
7 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (26.67%) Java SE
7 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
7 4 (26.67%) Web Development
7 4 (26.67%) TDD

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 6 (40.00%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (13.33%) CMS
3 2 (13.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (13.33%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) GSM
1 3 (20.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Eclipse
1 4 (26.67%) Maven
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
3 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (46.67%) REST
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (26.67%) EJB
5 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
5 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 4 (26.67%) Java SE
5 4 (26.67%) LINQ
5 4 (26.67%) Middleware
5 4 (26.67%) RESTful
5 4 (26.67%) SOAP
5 4 (26.67%) Spring
5 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mainframe
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) BDD
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (26.67%) Customer Insight
3 4 (26.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Application Performance Management
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) CA Spectrum
1 3 (20.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) BMC
2 3 (20.00%) CA
2 3 (20.00%) Clearswift
2 3 (20.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (20.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (13.33%) Sitecore
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CPS Group UK
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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