Period
to 24 July 2017

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 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 20 17
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 29 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 8.01% 15.75% 2.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.36% 46.51% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 2
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £45,269 £43,750 £33,750
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -7.69% -7.14%

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 106 43 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 29.28% 33.86% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 100 40 3
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,946 £43,750 £37,150
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -7.69% -13.33%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

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 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Swansea

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 22 (75.86%) CSS
2 22 (75.86%) HTML
3 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
4 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (55.17%) C#
6 15 (51.72%) HTML5
7 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
8 13 (44.83%) MVC
8 13 (44.83%) CSS3
9 12 (41.38%) LESS
9 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
9 12 (41.38%) Front End Development
9 12 (41.38%) jQuery
10 11 (37.93%) Web Development
11 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
11 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (34.48%) Windows
11 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
11 10 (34.48%) SQL
12 9 (31.03%) Java
12 9 (31.03%) User Experience
12 9 (31.03%) REST
13 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
14 7 (24.14%) Web Services
14 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
14 7 (24.14%) Sass
14 7 (24.14%) RESTful
14 7 (24.14%) Greenfield Project
15 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server

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 (20.69%) IIS
2 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.90%) CMS
3 2 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) GSM
1 3 (10.34%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
2 4 (13.79%) Maven
2 4 (13.79%) Subversion
3 3 (10.34%) gulp
3 3 (10.34%) webpack
4 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (24.14%) .NET Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (10.34%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.90%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Java Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (3.45%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 22 (75.86%) CSS
2 22 (75.86%) HTML
3 15 (51.72%) HTML5
4 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
5 13 (44.83%) CSS3
6 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
6 12 (41.38%) jQuery
6 12 (41.38%) LESS
7 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
7 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (31.03%) REST
9 7 (24.14%) RESTful
9 7 (24.14%) Sass
9 7 (24.14%) Web Services
10 6 (20.69%) XML
11 5 (17.24%) .NET Core
11 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) User Experience
2 7 (24.14%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
4 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Android
2 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.34%) Unix
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) MVC
3 12 (41.38%) Front End Development
4 11 (37.93%) Web Development
5 6 (20.69%) Performance Management
6 4 (13.79%) BDD
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (13.79%) Customer Insight
6 4 (13.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (13.79%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Analytics
7 3 (10.34%) Application Performance Management
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 16 (55.17%) C#
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) Java
5 7 (24.14%) T-SQL
6 5 (17.24%) TypeScript
7 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
8 3 (10.34%) C++
8 3 (10.34%) Python
9 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (10.34%) MCP
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) IBM
2 4 (13.79%) Xamarin
3 3 (10.34%) BMC
3 3 (10.34%) CA
3 3 (10.34%) Clearswift
3 3 (10.34%) DevExpress
3 3 (10.34%) LogRhythm
3 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.90%) Sitecore