Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 103 107
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 -62
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 23 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.33% 0.87% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.78% 4.28% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 16
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £46,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 339 304 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 19.66% 20.42% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 283 272 230
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £30,150 £32,500 £27,450
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £57,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +5.26%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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
Swindon -7 17 £42,500 -10.53%
Chippenham -12 6 £36,000 +44.00%
Visual Studio
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 10 (43.48%) .NET
3 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
3 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
4 9 (39.13%) C#
5 8 (34.78%) OO
5 8 (34.78%) TDD
6 7 (30.43%) Linux
7 6 (26.09%) C++
7 6 (26.09%) OOD
7 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
7 6 (26.09%) QA
8 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
8 5 (21.74%) System Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
8 5 (21.74%) LINQ
8 5 (21.74%) Subversion
8 5 (21.74%) Qt
8 5 (21.74%) ClearCase
8 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
8 5 (21.74%) DevOps
8 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
9 4 (17.39%) Microservices
9 4 (17.39%) .NET Core
9 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (13.04%) Data Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) ClearCase
2 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
2 5 (21.74%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) Babel
3 2 (8.70%) Log4Net
3 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Moq
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
2 6 (26.09%) C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) QA Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Qt Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) LINQ
2 5 (21.74%) Qt
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Core
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (8.70%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (8.70%) WPF
6 1 (4.35%) Autofac
6 1 (4.35%) AutoMapper
6 1 (4.35%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (8.70%) Wiki
3 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) OO
2 8 (34.78%) TDD
3 6 (26.09%) OOD
3 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
4 5 (21.74%) DevOps
4 5 (21.74%) Manual Testing
4 5 (21.74%) System Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (17.39%) Microservices
6 3 (13.04%) Data Management
7 2 (8.70%) MVC
7 2 (8.70%) Network Virtualisation
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
8 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.35%) Decision-Making
8 1 (4.35%) Employee Productivity
8 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (4.35%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) C++
3 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) F#
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Terraform
2 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) TIBCO