Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 76 67
Rank change year-on-year +32 -9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 30 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.82% 0.96% 2.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.48% 3.92% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 26
Swindon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £38,850 £51,875
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +7.14%

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 154 204 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 19.59% 24.58% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 146 169 159
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,400
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £55,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +21.43%

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 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 21 (70.00%) C#
1 21 (70.00%) .NET
2 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
3 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (46.67%) CSS
4 14 (46.67%) SQL
5 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
7 11 (36.67%) C++
8 10 (33.33%) Windows
9 9 (30.00%) Linux
9 9 (30.00%) Eclipse
10 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
10 8 (26.67%) Ajax
10 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
11 7 (23.33%) Capita
11 7 (23.33%) LINQ
11 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
11 7 (23.33%) OOD
11 7 (23.33%) OO
11 7 (23.33%) Data Management
12 6 (20.00%) TDD
12 6 (20.00%) HTML
13 5 (16.67%) Line Management
13 5 (16.67%) Master's Degree
13 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
13 5 (16.67%) Degree
13 5 (16.67%) SOAP

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 (3.33%) Mathcad
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.67%) ClearCase
3 5 (16.67%) Subversion
4 3 (10.00%) CMake
5 2 (6.67%) Ant
5 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
5 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (6.67%) JUnit
5 2 (6.67%) Maven
5 2 (6.67%) Selenium
5 2 (6.67%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 5 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Applications Developer
7 3 (10.00%) C# Application Developer
7 3 (10.00%) C# Web Applications Developer
7 3 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) .NET
2 14 (46.67%) CSS
3 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (26.67%) Ajax
4 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (23.33%) LINQ
6 6 (20.00%) HTML
7 5 (16.67%) SOAP
8 4 (13.33%) jQuery
9 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (10.00%) REST
10 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
10 2 (6.67%) Gherkin
10 2 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (6.67%) RESTful
10 2 (6.67%) WCF
10 2 (6.67%) Web Services
10 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Linux
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (23.33%) Data Management
3 7 (23.33%) OO
3 7 (23.33%) OOD
4 6 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (16.67%) Line Management
5 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (13.33%) MVC
7 3 (10.00%) ERP
7 3 (10.00%) System Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) BDD
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.67%) SOLID
8 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) C#
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (36.67%) C++
5 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.67%) Groovy
6 2 (6.67%) Java
6 2 (6.67%) Jython
6 2 (6.67%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) Ruby
6 2 (6.67%) VBScript
7 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
1 5 (16.67%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) CA Service Virtualization
1 2 (6.67%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Capita
3 2 (6.67%) CA
3 2 (6.67%) HP