Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 18 27
Rank change year-on-year -32 +9 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 13 33 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 3.42% 17.84% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.16% 36.67% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 1
West Wales median annual salary £34,000 £36,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.21% +11.54% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £39,500 £42,625 £33,750
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -

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 West Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 128 90 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 33.68% 48.65% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 126 82 9
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% -9.41%
10th Percentile £23,250 £27,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £57,946 £52,500 £42,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in West Wales

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in West Wales

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in West Wales over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in West Wales

Visual Studio
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea -33 13 £34,000 -9.33%
Visual Studio
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 10 (76.92%) HTML5
3 10 (76.92%) CSS3
4 8 (61.54%) LESS
4 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
4 8 (61.54%) Front End Development
5 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 7 (53.85%) C#
6 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
6 6 (46.15%) MVC
6 6 (46.15%) Web Development
7 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
7 5 (38.46%) User Experience
7 5 (38.46%) .NET Core
8 4 (30.77%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (30.77%) TypeScript
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (30.77%) XML
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 4 (30.77%) SQL
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) gulp
1 3 (23.08%) webpack
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) CSS3
2 10 (76.92%) HTML5
3 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
3 8 (61.54%) LESS
4 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) .NET Core
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (30.77%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (23.08%) Backbone.js
7 3 (23.08%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (23.08%) REST
7 3 (23.08%) RESTful
7 3 (23.08%) Sass
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
2 4 (30.77%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Front End Development
2 6 (46.15%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) Web Development
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
5 2 (15.38%) Android Development
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Development
6 1 (7.69%) MVVM
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) TypeScript
5 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
6 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) MCP
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) DevExpress
3 2 (15.38%) Xamarin