The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 57 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 96 80 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.17% 3.71% 4.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.74% 28.27% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 76 77 95
Average salary £39,000 £44,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.86% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Visual Studio
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
388 283 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.85% 13.11% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 347 264 266
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

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

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 58 £40,000 - 2
High Wycombe +7 20 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Newport Pagnell - 13 £39,000 - 1
Marlow +15 2 £31,500 -41.39%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

1 206 (91.15%) .NET
2 196 (86.73%) C#
3 180 (79.65%) ASP.NET
4 174 (76.99%) SQL Server
5 153 (67.70%) SQL
6 151 (66.81%) CSS
7 144 (63.72%) HTML
8 142 (62.83%) JavaScript
9 140 (61.95%) jQuery
10 137 (60.62%) WCF
11 119 (52.65%) MVC
12 116 (51.33%) XML
13 104 (46.02%) .NET Framework
14 96 (42.48%) T-SQL
15 92 (40.71%) HTML5
16 90 (39.82%) ASP.NET MVC
17 75 (33.19%) Agile Software Development
18 72 (31.86%) Web Services
19 63 (27.88%) Client/Server
20 60 (26.55%) Microsoft
20 60 (26.55%) Team Foundation Server
21 58 (25.66%) Scrum
22 57 (25.22%) SQL Server 2008
22 57 (25.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
23 56 (24.78%) MS Excel
24 52 (23.01%) ADO.NET
24 52 (23.01%) Mobile App
25 46 (20.35%) Social Media
26 44 (19.47%) Entity Framework
27 42 (18.58%) Marketing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 35 (15.49%) SharePoint
2 29 (12.83%) SharePoint 2013
3 14 (6.19%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (3.54%) CMS
4 8 (3.54%) IIS
5 5 (2.21%) Moodle
6 4 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 56 (24.78%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.31%) MS Office
3 10 (4.42%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (2.21%) Adobe Captivate
4 5 (2.21%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.44%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.19%) Intranet
2 5 (2.21%) Internet
3 3 (1.33%) DNS
4 1 (0.44%) Extranet
4 1 (0.44%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (76.99%) SQL Server
2 57 (25.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (14.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 23 (10.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (7.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.77%) OLAP
8 4 (1.77%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.77%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (1.33%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 60 (26.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 57 (25.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 31 (13.72%) ReSharper
4 24 (10.62%) Moq
5 15 (6.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (3.98%) NUnit
7 6 (2.65%) Xcode
7 6 (2.65%) Android Studio
8 5 (2.21%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.21%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (1.33%) Selenium
10 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.44%) HP UFT
General
1 42 (18.58%) Marketing
2 17 (7.52%) Electronics
3 13 (5.75%) Finance
4 12 (5.31%) Back Office
5 6 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.21%) Automotive
7 4 (1.77%) Law
8 3 (1.33%) Retail
9 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.88%) Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Legal
10 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 181 (80.09%) Developer
2 102 (45.13%) Web Developer
3 64 (28.32%) .NET Developer
4 47 (20.80%) .NET Web Developer
5 37 (16.37%) Senior Developer
6 23 (10.18%) Software Developer
7 21 (9.29%) Software Engineer
8 19 (8.41%) C# Developer
9 18 (7.96%) Senior Web Developer
10 16 (7.08%) SharePoint Developer
11 15 (6.64%) SharePoint Administrator
12 14 (6.19%) Analyst
13 13 (5.75%) Senior Software Developer
13 13 (5.75%) Administrator
13 13 (5.75%) C++ Software Engineer
14 11 (4.87%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (4.87%) Support Analyst
14 11 (4.87%) Applications Support
14 11 (4.87%) Applications Support Analyst
15 7 (3.10%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (91.15%) .NET
2 180 (79.65%) ASP.NET
3 151 (66.81%) CSS
4 144 (63.72%) HTML
5 140 (61.95%) jQuery
6 137 (60.62%) WCF
7 116 (51.33%) XML
8 104 (46.02%) .NET Framework
9 92 (40.71%) HTML5
10 90 (39.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 72 (31.86%) Web Services
12 52 (23.01%) ADO.NET
13 44 (19.47%) Entity Framework
14 36 (15.93%) LINQ
15 25 (11.06%) Ajax
15 25 (11.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 24 (10.62%) Ruby on Rails
17 23 (10.18%) WPF
18 21 (9.29%) JSON
19 19 (8.41%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 63 (27.88%) Client/Server
2 52 (23.01%) Mobile App
3 46 (20.35%) Social Media
4 27 (11.95%) Computer Science
5 16 (7.08%) Physics
6 14 (6.19%) Mathematics
7 13 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (4.42%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (3.10%) E-Learning
10 6 (2.65%) W3C
11 5 (2.21%) Learning Management System
11 5 (2.21%) Graphic Design
11 5 (2.21%) SCORM
12 3 (1.33%) Data Integration
12 3 (1.33%) Clustering
13 2 (0.88%) DTV
13 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
14 1 (0.44%) User Experience
14 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
14 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.81%) Windows
2 13 (5.75%) Linux
3 7 (3.10%) Android
3 7 (3.10%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.65%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.44%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (52.65%) MVC
2 75 (33.19%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (25.66%) Scrum
4 41 (18.14%) TDD
5 26 (11.50%) OOD
6 25 (11.06%) Unit Testing
7 24 (10.62%) System Testing
7 24 (10.62%) Extreme Programming
8 23 (10.18%) Software Engineering
9 20 (8.85%) Workflow
9 20 (8.85%) ITIL
10 13 (5.75%) Web Development
11 12 (5.31%) Migration
11 12 (5.31%) Content Management
12 11 (4.87%) Image Processing
12 11 (4.87%) Pattern Recognition
13 8 (3.54%) Programme Management
13 8 (3.54%) OO
13 8 (3.54%) Multithreading
14 7 (3.10%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 196 (86.73%) C#
2 153 (67.70%) SQL
3 142 (62.83%) JavaScript
4 96 (42.48%) T-SQL
5 24 (10.62%) Ruby
6 20 (8.85%) VB.NET
7 17 (7.52%) VBScript
8 15 (6.64%) VB
8 15 (6.64%) C++
9 13 (5.75%) Python
10 7 (3.10%) Java
11 6 (2.65%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.65%) PHP
11 6 (2.65%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.88%) X++
13 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.44%) C
13 1 (0.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 28 (12.39%) Degree
2 16 (7.08%) PhD
3 6 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.65%) WCAG
1 6 (2.65%) Section 508
2 3 (1.33%) HL7
3 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.44%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 60 (26.55%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.19%) Nintex
3 6 (2.65%) Adobe
3 6 (2.65%) Oracle
4 5 (2.21%) SumTotal
4 5 (2.21%) Saba
5 4 (1.77%) Telerik
6 3 (1.33%) SAP
7 2 (0.88%) Remedy
7 2 (0.88%) Infragistics
7 2 (0.88%) Metastorm
7 2 (0.88%) HP
8 1 (0.44%) VMware
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
CSL Development
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago