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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 34 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 112 103 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.53% 4.82% 6.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.25% 36.14% 33.81%
Number of salaries quoted 91 91 115
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
327 285 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.15% 13.33% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 261 239 336
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -15 56 £40,000 +6.66% 12
High Wycombe +7 29 £52,500 +16.66%
Newport Pagnell - 10 £39,000 - 1
Aylesbury +8 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 153 (88.44%) .NET
2 137 (79.19%) SQL Server
3 135 (78.03%) C#
4 128 (73.99%) ASP.NET
5 105 (60.69%) CSS
6 100 (57.80%) WCF
7 97 (56.07%) jQuery
8 95 (54.91%) SQL
9 94 (54.34%) HTML
9 94 (54.34%) JavaScript
9 94 (54.34%) .NET Framework
10 91 (52.60%) MVC
11 86 (49.71%) XML
12 81 (46.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 71 (41.04%) SQL Server 2008
14 62 (35.84%) T-SQL
15 56 (32.37%) Team Foundation Server
16 55 (31.79%) HTML5
17 53 (30.64%) Web Services
18 49 (28.32%) MS Excel
18 49 (28.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 48 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
20 47 (27.17%) Client/Server
21 45 (26.01%) Microsoft
22 40 (23.12%) ADO.NET
23 38 (21.97%) LINQ
23 38 (21.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 34 (19.65%) Mobile App
25 33 (19.08%) Marketing
26 32 (18.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 18 (10.40%) SharePoint
2 16 (9.25%) CMS
2 16 (9.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (6.94%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (2.89%) Moodle
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.16%) IIS
5 2 (1.16%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.58%) DNN
Applications
1 49 (28.32%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.09%) MS Office
3 9 (5.20%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.89%) Photoshop
4 5 (2.89%) Adobe Captivate
4 5 (2.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.89%) Intranet
2 3 (1.73%) Internet
3 2 (1.16%) HTTP
4 1 (0.58%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (79.19%) SQL Server
2 71 (41.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (16.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 28 (16.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (8.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (7.51%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.73%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.73%) OLAP
8 3 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.73%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 56 (32.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 49 (28.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 24 (13.87%) Moq
4 19 (10.98%) ReSharper
5 7 (4.05%) NUnit
6 6 (3.47%) Subversion
7 5 (2.89%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (2.89%) Bugzilla
7 5 (2.89%) Xcode
7 5 (2.89%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (2.89%) Rational Rhapsody
7 5 (2.89%) Android Studio
7 5 (2.89%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 33 (19.08%) Marketing
2 19 (10.98%) Finance
3 5 (2.89%) Electronics
3 5 (2.89%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.73%) Banking
5 2 (1.16%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Retail
6 1 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 136 (78.61%) Developer
2 65 (37.57%) .NET Developer
3 57 (32.95%) Web Developer
4 31 (17.92%) .NET Web Developer
5 23 (13.29%) Senior Developer
6 17 (9.83%) Software Developer
7 16 (9.25%) Analyst
8 15 (8.67%) C# Developer
9 14 (8.09%) Software Engineer
9 14 (8.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 12 (6.94%) SharePoint Developer
11 10 (5.78%) Ruby Developer
11 10 (5.78%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (5.78%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (5.20%) Senior Web Developer
13 8 (4.62%) Applications Support Analyst
13 8 (4.62%) Support Analyst
13 8 (4.62%) Applications Support
14 7 (4.05%) Team Leader
14 7 (4.05%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (88.44%) .NET
2 128 (73.99%) ASP.NET
3 105 (60.69%) CSS
4 100 (57.80%) WCF
5 97 (56.07%) jQuery
6 94 (54.34%) HTML
6 94 (54.34%) .NET Framework
7 86 (49.71%) XML
8 81 (46.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 55 (31.79%) HTML5
10 53 (30.64%) Web Services
11 40 (23.12%) ADO.NET
12 38 (21.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 38 (21.97%) LINQ
13 32 (18.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 27 (15.61%) Ajax
15 24 (13.87%) Ruby on Rails
16 19 (10.98%) Unity DI Container
17 16 (9.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 13 (7.51%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (27.17%) Client/Server
2 34 (19.65%) Mobile App
3 29 (16.76%) Social Media
4 14 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.62%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.89%) Learning Management System
6 5 (2.89%) W3C
6 5 (2.89%) E-Learning
6 5 (2.89%) SCORM
6 5 (2.89%) Graphic Design
7 4 (2.31%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.73%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.16%) DTV
9 2 (1.16%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.16%) Physics
10 1 (0.58%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.18%) Windows
2 8 (4.62%) Android
2 8 (4.62%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.05%) Linux
4 5 (2.89%) VxWorks
4 5 (2.89%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.73%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.16%) Solaris
6 2 (1.16%) UNIX
7 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (52.60%) MVC
2 48 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (17.92%) Scrum
4 27 (15.61%) TDD
5 26 (15.03%) OOD
6 24 (13.87%) Extreme Programming
7 21 (12.14%) Unit Testing
8 20 (11.56%) Software Engineering
9 16 (9.25%) Workflow
10 15 (8.67%) System Testing
11 14 (8.09%) Content Management
12 13 (7.51%) OO
12 13 (7.51%) Web Development
13 12 (6.94%) ITIL
14 10 (5.78%) Multithreading
15 7 (4.05%) UML
15 7 (4.05%) Programme Management
15 7 (4.05%) Systems Analysis
15 7 (4.05%) Test Scripting
16 6 (3.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 135 (78.03%) C#
2 95 (54.91%) SQL
3 94 (54.34%) JavaScript
4 62 (35.84%) T-SQL
5 24 (13.87%) Ruby
6 12 (6.94%) C++
7 10 (5.78%) VB.NET
8 8 (4.62%) Java
9 6 (3.47%) VBScript
9 6 (3.47%) C++/CLI
10 5 (2.89%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.89%) PHP
11 4 (2.31%) VB
11 4 (2.31%) C
12 3 (1.73%) XAML
13 1 (0.58%) Python
13 1 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (8.09%) Degree
2 5 (2.89%) ISEB
2 5 (2.89%) MCP
3 2 (1.16%) MCAD
3 2 (1.16%) MCSD
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) WCAG
1 5 (2.89%) Section 508
2 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.73%) Firmware
Vendors
1 45 (26.01%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.36%) Nintex
3 5 (2.89%) SumTotal
3 5 (2.89%) Saba
3 5 (2.89%) Adobe
3 5 (2.89%) Oracle
3 5 (2.89%) Borland
3 5 (2.89%) QNX
4 4 (2.31%) VMware
5 3 (1.73%) Telerik
6 2 (1.16%) Sencha
6 2 (1.16%) Infragistics
6 2 (1.16%) Metastorm
6 2 (1.16%) Remedy
6 2 (1.16%) Sybase
6 2 (1.16%) SAP
7 1 (0.58%) HP
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