Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 71 76
Rank change year-on-year +37 +5 -32
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 46 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 5.61% 1.48% 1.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.99% 6.19% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 45 12 13
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,500 £52,125 £43,400
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +20.00% -

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 Swindon with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 177 194 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 21.59% 23.89% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 168 169 139
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,750 £55,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Swindon

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Swindon

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Swindon over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Swindon

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 37 (80.43%) C#
1 37 (80.43%) .NET
2 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
3 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 18 (39.13%) SQL
5 17 (36.96%) CSS
5 17 (36.96%) Windows
6 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
6 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (32.61%) LINQ
7 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 14 (30.43%) Capita
8 14 (30.43%) Data Management
8 14 (30.43%) Windows Server
9 13 (28.26%) C++
10 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
10 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
11 11 (23.91%) Eclipse
12 9 (19.57%) Linux
12 9 (19.57%) HTML
12 9 (19.57%) TDD
13 8 (17.39%) OO
13 8 (17.39%) Ajax
13 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
14 7 (15.22%) JIRA
14 7 (15.22%) jQuery
14 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
14 7 (15.22%) OOD
14 7 (15.22%) SOAP
14 7 (15.22%) MVC

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Mathcad
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 11 (23.91%) Eclipse
3 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.22%) JIRA
4 5 (10.87%) ClearCase
4 5 (10.87%) Subversion
5 4 (8.70%) Ant
5 4 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.70%) HP UFT
5 4 (8.70%) JUnit
5 4 (8.70%) Maven
5 4 (8.70%) Selenium
5 4 (8.70%) SoapUI
6 3 (6.52%) CMake
6 3 (6.52%) Moq
7 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.17%) Babel
8 1 (2.17%) Log4Net
8 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Back Office
2 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Developer
2 21 (45.65%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Web Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Applications Support
5 5 (10.87%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Developer
6 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.52%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Test Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (80.43%) .NET
2 17 (36.96%) CSS
3 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 15 (32.61%) LINQ
4 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
5 9 (19.57%) HTML
6 8 (17.39%) Ajax
7 7 (15.22%) jQuery
7 7 (15.22%) SOAP
8 6 (13.04%) .NET Core
9 5 (10.87%) REST
10 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
10 4 (8.70%) Gherkin
10 4 (8.70%) XML
11 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (6.52%) Autofac
11 3 (6.52%) AutoMapper
11 3 (6.52%) Entity Framework
11 3 (6.52%) StructureMap
12 2 (4.35%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 14 (30.43%) Windows Server
3 9 (19.57%) Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Data Management
3 9 (19.57%) TDD
4 8 (17.39%) OO
4 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 7 (15.22%) MVC
5 7 (15.22%) OOD
6 5 (10.87%) DevOps
6 5 (10.87%) Line Management
6 5 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (8.70%) BDD
7 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.70%) Web Development
8 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.52%) ERP
8 3 (6.52%) Issue Tracking
8 3 (6.52%) System Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) C#
2 18 (39.13%) SQL
3 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 13 (28.26%) C++
5 5 (10.87%) Java
5 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.70%) Groovy
6 4 (8.70%) Jython
6 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.70%) Python
6 4 (8.70%) Ruby
6 4 (8.70%) VBScript
7 1 (2.17%) F#
7 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
1 5 (10.87%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) CA Service Virtualization
1 4 (8.70%) HP ALM
2 3 (6.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 14 (30.43%) Capita
3 4 (8.70%) CA
3 4 (8.70%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) TIBCO