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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 57 62 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 85 69 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.82% 3.39% 4.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.09% 25.27% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 66 64 83
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
403 273 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.09% 13.42% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 358 250 248
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 August 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 August 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 -11 51 £40,000 +1.26% 3
High Wycombe +8 16 £51,250 +2.50%
Newport Pagnell - 12 £39,000 -
Aylesbury +4 4 £35,000 +44.32%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 186 (88.15%) .NET
2 183 (86.73%) C#
3 162 (76.78%) ASP.NET
4 155 (73.46%) SQL Server
5 141 (66.82%) SQL
6 136 (64.45%) CSS
7 135 (63.98%) JavaScript
8 133 (63.03%) HTML
9 126 (59.72%) jQuery
10 116 (54.98%) WCF
11 102 (48.34%) XML
12 99 (46.92%) MVC
13 90 (42.65%) .NET Framework
14 84 (39.81%) T-SQL
15 82 (38.86%) HTML5
16 74 (35.07%) ASP.NET MVC
17 69 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
18 62 (29.38%) Web Services
19 55 (26.07%) Scrum
20 53 (25.12%) Client/Server
21 52 (24.64%) Team Foundation Server
22 50 (23.70%) Microsoft
23 44 (20.85%) MS Excel
23 44 (20.85%) Mobile App
24 43 (20.38%) ADO.NET
25 42 (19.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
25 42 (19.91%) SQL Server 2008
26 38 (18.01%) Social Media
26 38 (18.01%) TDD
27 37 (17.54%) Entity Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 36 (17.06%) SharePoint
2 27 (12.80%) SharePoint 2013
3 13 (6.16%) SharePoint Server
4 9 (4.27%) IIS
5 7 (3.32%) CMS
6 5 (2.37%) Moodle
7 4 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.95%) SAS
Applications
1 44 (20.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.32%) MS Office
3 5 (2.37%) Adobe Captivate
3 5 (2.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (2.37%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.37%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
4 1 (0.47%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.16%) Intranet
2 5 (2.37%) Internet
3 4 (1.90%) VoIP
4 3 (1.42%) DNS
5 1 (0.47%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (73.46%) SQL Server
2 42 (19.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (10.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (10.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.90%) OLAP
7 4 (1.90%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.90%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.90%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 52 (24.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (19.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 27 (12.80%) ReSharper
4 17 (8.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 15 (7.11%) Moq
6 11 (5.21%) NUnit
7 9 (4.27%) Selenium
8 6 (2.84%) Xcode
8 6 (2.84%) Android Studio
9 5 (2.37%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.95%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.95%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.47%) HP UFT
General
1 31 (14.69%) Marketing
2 17 (8.06%) Electronics
3 12 (5.69%) Back Office
4 10 (4.74%) Finance
5 7 (3.32%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.90%) Automotive
6 4 (1.90%) Law
7 2 (0.95%) Legal
7 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.95%) Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Retail
8 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 166 (78.67%) Developer
2 94 (44.55%) Web Developer
3 54 (25.59%) .NET Developer
4 40 (18.96%) .NET Web Developer
5 34 (16.11%) Senior Developer
6 22 (10.43%) Software Developer
7 21 (9.95%) C# Developer
8 20 (9.48%) Software Engineer
9 16 (7.58%) Senior Web Developer
10 15 (7.11%) SharePoint Administrator
11 14 (6.64%) SharePoint Developer
11 14 (6.64%) C++ Software Engineer
12 13 (6.16%) Administrator
12 13 (6.16%) Analyst
12 13 (6.16%) Senior Software Developer
13 12 (5.69%) C# .NET Developer
14 9 (4.27%) Support Analyst
15 7 (3.32%) Lead Developer
16 6 (2.84%) Applications Support
16 6 (2.84%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (88.15%) .NET
2 162 (76.78%) ASP.NET
3 136 (64.45%) CSS
4 133 (63.03%) HTML
5 126 (59.72%) jQuery
6 116 (54.98%) WCF
7 102 (48.34%) XML
8 90 (42.65%) .NET Framework
9 82 (38.86%) HTML5
10 74 (35.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 62 (29.38%) Web Services
12 43 (20.38%) ADO.NET
13 37 (17.54%) Entity Framework
14 35 (16.59%) LINQ
15 24 (11.37%) WPF
16 19 (9.00%) JSON
17 16 (7.58%) Ajax
17 16 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 15 (7.11%) Ruby on Rails
18 15 (7.11%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 53 (25.12%) Client/Server
2 44 (20.85%) Mobile App
3 38 (18.01%) Social Media
4 29 (13.74%) Computer Science
5 17 (8.06%) Physics
6 15 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (6.64%) Mathematics
8 11 (5.21%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (3.79%) E-Learning
10 6 (2.84%) W3C
11 5 (2.37%) SCORM
11 5 (2.37%) Graphic Design
11 5 (2.37%) Learning Management System
12 3 (1.42%) Data Integration
12 3 (1.42%) Clustering
13 2 (0.95%) DTV
14 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
14 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
14 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.64%) Windows
2 14 (6.64%) Linux
3 6 (2.84%) Windows Mobile
3 6 (2.84%) Android
3 6 (2.84%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.47%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (46.92%) MVC
2 69 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (26.07%) Scrum
4 38 (18.01%) TDD
5 24 (11.37%) Software Engineering
5 24 (11.37%) System Testing
6 22 (10.43%) Unit Testing
7 19 (9.00%) Workflow
8 18 (8.53%) ITIL
8 18 (8.53%) OOD
9 15 (7.11%) Extreme Programming
9 15 (7.11%) Web Development
10 12 (5.69%) Content Management
10 12 (5.69%) Image Processing
10 12 (5.69%) Pattern Recognition
11 11 (5.21%) Migration
12 9 (4.27%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (3.79%) Programme Management
14 6 (2.84%) Systems Analysis
14 6 (2.84%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 183 (86.73%) C#
2 141 (66.82%) SQL
3 135 (63.98%) JavaScript
4 84 (39.81%) T-SQL
5 21 (9.95%) C++
6 18 (8.53%) VB.NET
7 16 (7.58%) VB
8 15 (7.11%) Ruby
8 15 (7.11%) VBScript
9 14 (6.64%) Python
10 10 (4.74%) PHP
11 7 (3.32%) Java
12 6 (2.84%) Objective-C
12 6 (2.84%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.90%) F#
14 2 (0.95%) X++
15 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (14.22%) Degree
2 17 (8.06%) PhD
3 6 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.47%) ISEB
4 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.84%) WCAG
1 6 (2.84%) Section 508
2 5 (2.37%) QA
3 3 (1.42%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (23.70%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.69%) Nintex
3 7 (3.32%) Oracle
4 6 (2.84%) Adobe
5 5 (2.37%) SumTotal
5 5 (2.37%) Saba
6 4 (1.90%) Telerik
7 3 (1.42%) SAP
8 2 (0.95%) Metastorm
8 2 (0.95%) HP
9 1 (0.47%) Remedy
9 1 (0.47%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.47%) VMware
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Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: 45-55k
Posted: 12 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Amersham
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Walter Samuel Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago