The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 42 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 10 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.79% 0.38% 1.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.57% 3.85% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 8
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Visual Studio
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Development Applications Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
35 52 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 9.78% 9.77% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 33 41 27
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Bracknell

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) STL
4 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) MFC
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) COM
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (45.45%) SDLC
5 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
6 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
6 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) CTI
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) NUnit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Web Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior .NET Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Software Architect
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) STL
2 5 (45.45%) MFC
2 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) COM
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
2 5 (45.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) LINQ
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) Kendo UI
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
5 2 (18.18%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) OOD
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Telerik