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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 21 11
Rank change year-on-year -8 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 16 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 8.42% 8.62% 3.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.23% 45.45% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 2
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% +19.23%  
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 61 11 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 32.11% 18.97% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 57 7 3
Median salary £40,500 £35,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.71% +2.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,000 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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 June 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 June 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 -8 16 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Visual Studio
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) CSS
2 17 (70.83%) HTML
2 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
3 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
5 13 (54.17%) C#
6 12 (50.00%) MVC
7 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 10 (41.67%) HTML5
8 9 (37.50%) jQuery
8 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
8 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (37.50%) Front End Development
8 9 (37.50%) SQL
9 8 (33.33%) Windows
9 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 8 (33.33%) REST
9 8 (33.33%) CSS3
9 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 7 (29.17%) Web Development
10 7 (29.17%) LESS
10 7 (29.17%) Java
11 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
11 6 (25.00%) IIS
11 6 (25.00%) User Experience
11 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (25.00%) Performance Management
12 5 (20.83%) RESTful
12 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.33%) CMS
3 2 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (8.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) GSM
1 3 (12.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (16.67%) Maven
2 4 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.33%) gulp
3 2 (8.33%) webpack
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) CSS
2 17 (70.83%) HTML
3 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 10 (41.67%) HTML5
5 9 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (37.50%) jQuery
6 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 8 (33.33%) CSS3
6 8 (33.33%) REST
7 7 (29.17%) LESS
8 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (20.83%) RESTful
8 5 (20.83%) Sass
8 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 5 (20.83%) XML
9 4 (16.67%) EJB
9 4 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Unix
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) MVC
3 9 (37.50%) Front End Development
4 7 (29.17%) Web Development
5 6 (25.00%) Performance Management
6 4 (16.67%) BDD
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (16.67%) Customer Insight
6 4 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) TDD
6 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) ITSM
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) SEO
7 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 13 (54.17%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (16.67%) TypeScript
6 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 3 (12.50%) C++
7 3 (12.50%) Python
8 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
1 3 (12.50%) MCP
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (12.50%) BMC
3 3 (12.50%) CA
3 3 (12.50%) Clearswift
3 3 (12.50%) DevExpress
3 3 (12.50%) LogRhythm
3 3 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 2 (8.33%) Sitecore
4 2 (8.33%) Xamarin
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