Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 57 66
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9 -24
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 28 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.27% 1.77% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.83% 9.38% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 10
Swindon median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +21.79% +11.43%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,875 £62,500 £48,125
Wiltshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +8.97% +11.43%

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 157 128 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 18.34% 18.91% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 148 117 95
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £55,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +2.56%

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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Swindon

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 20 (71.43%) .NET
2 19 (67.86%) C#
3 16 (57.14%) Windows
4 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 11 (39.29%) TDD
6 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (35.71%) C++
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
7 9 (32.14%) Eclipse
7 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
7 9 (32.14%) LINQ
7 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
8 8 (28.57%) Linux
8 8 (28.57%) OO
9 7 (25.00%) Data Management
9 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (25.00%) DevOps
9 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
10 6 (21.43%) .NET Core
10 6 (21.43%) JIRA
10 6 (21.43%) OOD
10 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
11 5 (17.86%) SQL
11 5 (17.86%) Java
11 5 (17.86%) Python
11 5 (17.86%) ClearCase
11 5 (17.86%) Finance
11 5 (17.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

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 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
2 2 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 9 (32.14%) Eclipse
3 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 6 (21.43%) JIRA
4 5 (17.86%) ClearCase
4 5 (17.86%) Subversion
5 3 (10.71%) Ant
5 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.71%) HP UFT
5 3 (10.71%) JUnit
5 3 (10.71%) Maven
5 3 (10.71%) Moq
5 3 (10.71%) Selenium
5 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
6 2 (7.14%) Babel
6 2 (7.14%) Log4Net
6 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
6 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Qt Software Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Test Automation Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Test Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Azure DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) .NET
2 9 (32.14%) LINQ
3 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (21.43%) .NET Core
5 5 (17.86%) Qt
6 4 (14.29%) CSS
6 4 (14.29%) HTML
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
7 3 (10.71%) Autofac
7 3 (10.71%) AutoMapper
7 3 (10.71%) Gherkin
7 3 (10.71%) REST
7 3 (10.71%) SOAP
7 3 (10.71%) StructureMap
7 3 (10.71%) XML
8 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (7.14%) WPF
9 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (7.14%) Wiki
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
3 8 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) TDD
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) OO
4 7 (25.00%) Data Management
4 7 (25.00%) DevOps
4 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (21.43%) OOD
6 5 (17.86%) System Testing
7 4 (14.29%) BDD
7 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.29%) Microservices
8 3 (10.71%) Issue Tracking
8 3 (10.71%) MVC
8 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.14%) Network Virtualisation
9 2 (7.14%) SDLC
10 1 (3.57%) Decision-Making
10 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) C#
2 10 (35.71%) C++
3 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.86%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) Python
5 5 (17.86%) SQL
6 3 (10.71%) Groovy
6 3 (10.71%) Jython
6 3 (10.71%) Ruby
6 3 (10.71%) VBScript
7 2 (7.14%) F#
7 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) CA Service Virtualization
1 3 (10.71%) HP ALM
1 3 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) CA
2 3 (10.71%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) TIBCO