Period
to 16 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 16 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 79 108
Rank change year-on-year -45 +29 -9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 13 55 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.70% 3.19% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.39% 12.85% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 51 15
Wiltshire median annual salary £39,408 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.43% +28.57% -
10th Percentile £35,075 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £59,250 £57,500 £50,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 296 428 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 15.87% 24.84% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 208 391 291
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £35,675 £30,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £73,436 £58,750 £53,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Wiltshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Wiltshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Wiltshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 2019. 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
Chippenham +2 8 £36,500 -2.67%
Swindon -52 3 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Salisbury - 1 - - 1
Visual Studio
South West

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (30.77%) VB
6 4 (30.77%) SOAP
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) QA
7 3 (23.08%) Selenium
7 3 (23.08%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) Unix
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
7 3 (23.08%) SpecFlow
7 3 (23.08%) GitHub
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
8 2 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (15.38%) Renewable Energy
8 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
8 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (15.38%) SDLC

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) GitHub
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Stack
4 1 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (7.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
1 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
1 3 (23.08%) SpecFlow
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.69%) TestRail
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) QA Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
2 2 (15.38%) Automation Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) SOAP
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (23.08%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware
5 1 (7.69%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Renewable Energy
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) API Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (15.38%) Load Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Sprint Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Sprint Retrospective
5 1 (7.69%) Sprint Review
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Thinking
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) VB6
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
1 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Anywhere
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) VMware