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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Wales / West Wales
Rank 27 20 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 8 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 6.45% 10.67% -
As % of the Development Applications category 24.24% 26.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 0
Median salary £42,635 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.03% -  
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 West Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 33 30 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 26.61% 40.00% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 2
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,116 £25,100 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £36,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea -6 8 £42,635 +55.03% 2
Visual Studio
Wales

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) .NET Framework
3 8 (72.73%) REST
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 7 (63.64%) CSS
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 6 (54.55%) IIS
5 6 (54.55%) Windows
5 6 (54.55%) MVC
6 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 5 (45.45%) LINQ
6 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
7 4 (36.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (36.36%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (36.36%) BDD
7 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
7 4 (36.36%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
7 4 (36.36%) Java SE
7 4 (36.36%) Spring
7 4 (36.36%) Maven
7 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
7 4 (36.36%) User Experience

Visual Studio
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
3 2 (18.18%) CMS
3 2 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (18.18%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) .NET Framework
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET Web API
3 8 (72.73%) REST
4 7 (63.64%) CSS
4 7 (63.64%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
5 5 (45.45%) LINQ
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (36.36%) EJB
6 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
6 4 (36.36%) Java SE
6 4 (36.36%) Middleware
6 4 (36.36%) RESTful
6 4 (36.36%) SOAP
6 4 (36.36%) Spring
6 4 (36.36%) Web Services
7 3 (27.27%) Ajax
7 3 (27.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mainframe
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Android
2 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (36.36%) Customer Insight
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Content Management
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Development
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
1 4 (36.36%) Xamarin
2 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37428.00 - £42991.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago