Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 66 72
Rank change year-on-year +23 +6 -23
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 42 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 5.07% 1.58% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.58% 7.59% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 42 12 9
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -1.28% +11.43%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £67,250 £52,125 £48,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 158 158 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 19.06% 20.76% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 151 140 113
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +10.39%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 32 (76.19%) .NET
2 31 (73.81%) C#
3 22 (52.38%) Windows
4 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
5 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
6 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (33.33%) LINQ
8 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
8 13 (30.95%) TDD
8 13 (30.95%) C++
8 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
8 13 (30.95%) Windows Server
9 12 (28.57%) SQL
9 12 (28.57%) OO
9 12 (28.57%) Eclipse
9 12 (28.57%) Data Management
9 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (26.19%) CSS
11 10 (23.81%) Linux
11 10 (23.81%) OOD
11 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
12 8 (19.05%) Finance
13 7 (16.67%) Subversion
13 7 (16.67%) ClearCase
13 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
13 7 (16.67%) Degree
14 6 (14.29%) JIRA
14 6 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 6 (14.29%) System Testing
14 6 (14.29%) PowerShell

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 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) VLAN
2 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
2 12 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 7 (16.67%) ClearCase
3 7 (16.67%) Subversion
4 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 6 (14.29%) JIRA
5 3 (7.14%) Ant
5 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 3 (7.14%) HP UFT
5 3 (7.14%) JUnit
5 3 (7.14%) Maven
5 3 (7.14%) Moq
5 3 (7.14%) Selenium
5 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.76%) Babel
6 2 (4.76%) Log4Net
6 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) .NET Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Software Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Applications Developer
5 5 (11.90%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C# Application Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C# Web Application Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Qt Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Test Automation Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Test Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (76.19%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) LINQ
3 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 11 (26.19%) CSS
5 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 6 (14.29%) .NET Core
6 6 (14.29%) HTML
7 5 (11.90%) Ajax
7 5 (11.90%) Qt
7 5 (11.90%) SOAP
8 4 (9.52%) jQuery
9 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (7.14%) Autofac
9 3 (7.14%) AutoMapper
9 3 (7.14%) Entity Framework
9 3 (7.14%) Gherkin
9 3 (7.14%) REST
9 3 (7.14%) StructureMap
9 3 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Windows
2 13 (30.95%) Windows Server
3 10 (23.81%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) TDD
3 12 (28.57%) Data Management
3 12 (28.57%) OO
4 10 (23.81%) OOD
4 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 6 (14.29%) DevOps
5 6 (14.29%) System Testing
6 5 (11.90%) MVC
7 4 (9.52%) BDD
8 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (7.14%) ERP
8 3 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
8 3 (7.14%) Microservices
8 3 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.14%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) C#
2 13 (30.95%) C++
2 13 (30.95%) JavaScript
3 12 (28.57%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.90%) Java
6 4 (9.52%) Python
7 3 (7.14%) Groovy
7 3 (7.14%) Jython
7 3 (7.14%) Ruby
7 3 (7.14%) VBScript
8 2 (4.76%) F#
8 2 (4.76%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) CA Service Virtualization
1 3 (7.14%) HP ALM
1 3 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) CA
2 3 (7.14%) HP
3 2 (4.76%) TIBCO