The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 24 19 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 6 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 6.67% 11.00% 9.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.65% 40.74% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 4
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Taunton with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 34 27 9
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 37.78% 27.00% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 5
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Taunton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Taunton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 6 (54.55%) SpecFlow
4 6 (54.55%) Big Data
5 5 (45.45%) Xamarin
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
5 5 (45.45%) Selenium
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 4 (36.36%) MVC
6 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (27.27%) Android Development
7 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 3 (27.27%) TDD
7 3 (27.27%) Ajax
7 3 (27.27%) WCF
7 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
7 3 (27.27%) JSON
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (27.27%) HTML5

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (54.55%) SpecFlow
3 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
4 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Automation Tester
1 6 (54.55%) Tester
2 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium Tester
3 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Developer
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 3 (27.27%) Ajax
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) JSON
3 3 (27.27%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (18.18%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
1 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Android Development
4 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) BDD
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) UX Design
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 14001
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Xamarin
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