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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 58 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 67 133 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.99% 5.99% 5.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.81% 34.02% 33.92%
Number of salaries quoted 56 110 110
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
270 391 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.09% 17.61% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 246 310 297
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 -18 34 £45,000 +12.50% 3
High Wycombe -5 25 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Newport Pagnell +3 4 £43,500 +11.53% 1
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 123 (92.48%) .NET
2 117 (87.97%) C#
3 87 (65.41%) JavaScript
4 82 (61.65%) ASP.NET
5 76 (57.14%) jQuery
6 73 (54.89%) MVC
7 68 (51.13%) CSS
8 65 (48.87%) HTML
8 65 (48.87%) .NET Framework
9 62 (46.62%) SQL Server
10 60 (45.11%) WCF
11 58 (43.61%) LINQ
11 58 (43.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 56 (42.11%) SQL
13 50 (37.59%) Web Development
14 45 (33.83%) AngularJS
15 43 (32.33%) Microsoft
16 42 (31.58%) Degree
17 41 (30.83%) XML
18 40 (30.08%) Entity Framework
19 39 (29.32%) WPF
19 39 (29.32%) Web Services
20 38 (28.57%) TDD
20 38 (28.57%) Software Engineering
21 37 (27.82%) HTML5
22 35 (26.32%) Finance
23 34 (25.56%) Computer Science
24 31 (23.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 31 (23.31%) ASP.NET Web API
25 30 (22.56%) Agile Software Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.77%) CMS
3 6 (4.51%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (4.51%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (3.76%) Umbraco
5 4 (3.01%) IIS
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (6.02%) MS Office
2 6 (4.51%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.26%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.50%) RS-232
1 2 (1.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (46.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.28%) Relational Database
3 13 (9.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.76%) SSDT
6 4 (3.01%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.26%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.50%) Redis
8 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (15.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (8.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 7 (5.26%) NUnit
4 4 (3.01%) ReSharper
5 3 (2.26%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.26%) JIRA
5 3 (2.26%) Moq
6 2 (1.50%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.50%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (1.50%) Subversion
7 1 (0.75%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.75%) git-flow
7 1 (0.75%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.75%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.75%) Selenium
7 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (26.32%) Finance
2 6 (4.51%) Banking
2 6 (4.51%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.26%) Electronics
3 3 (2.26%) Legal
4 2 (1.50%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Military
Job Titles
1 117 (87.97%) Developer
2 59 (44.36%) .NET Developer
2 59 (44.36%) C# Developer
3 27 (20.30%) C# .NET Developer
4 25 (18.80%) Senior Developer
5 24 (18.05%) Senior C# Developer
5 24 (18.05%) Web Developer
6 23 (17.29%) Software Developer
7 20 (15.04%) C# Web Developer
8 18 (13.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (13.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (11.28%) .NET Web Developer
10 13 (9.77%) C# WPF Developer
10 13 (9.77%) Senior WPF Developer
10 13 (9.77%) WPF Developer
11 10 (7.52%) .NET Software Developer
11 10 (7.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 8 (6.02%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (6.02%) Graduate
12 8 (6.02%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (92.48%) .NET
2 82 (61.65%) ASP.NET
3 76 (57.14%) jQuery
4 68 (51.13%) CSS
5 65 (48.87%) .NET Framework
5 65 (48.87%) HTML
6 60 (45.11%) WCF
7 58 (43.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 58 (43.61%) LINQ
8 45 (33.83%) AngularJS
9 41 (30.83%) XML
10 40 (30.08%) Entity Framework
11 39 (29.32%) Web Services
11 39 (29.32%) WPF
12 37 (27.82%) HTML5
13 31 (23.31%) ASP.NET Web API
13 31 (23.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 27 (20.30%) SOAP
15 25 (18.80%) XSLT
16 15 (11.28%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 34 (25.56%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.02%) N-Tier
4 10 (7.52%) Client/Server
5 7 (5.26%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.26%) Social Media
7 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.75%) iPhone
8 1 (0.75%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 27 (20.30%) Windows
2 7 (5.26%) Unix
3 3 (2.26%) Windows Vista
4 2 (1.50%) VxWorks
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (54.89%) MVC
2 50 (37.59%) Web Development
3 38 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 38 (28.57%) TDD
4 30 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (20.30%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (18.80%) Cross-Browser Development
6 25 (18.80%) Responsive Web Design
6 25 (18.80%) SOA
6 25 (18.80%) Web Design
7 23 (17.29%) OO
8 12 (9.02%) Scrum
9 9 (6.77%) SDLC
9 9 (6.77%) Web Application Development
10 8 (6.02%) OOP
10 8 (6.02%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.51%) Cross-Platform Development
11 6 (4.51%) Mobile Development
11 6 (4.51%) Time Management
11 6 (4.51%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 117 (87.97%) C#
2 87 (65.41%) JavaScript
3 56 (42.11%) SQL
4 25 (18.80%) XPath
5 15 (11.28%) C++
6 13 (9.77%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.51%) VB
9 4 (3.01%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.01%) VBScript
10 3 (2.26%) Java
10 3 (2.26%) Ruby
11 2 (1.50%) C++/CLI
11 2 (1.50%) Python
12 1 (0.75%) C
12 1 (0.75%) COBOL
12 1 (0.75%) Delphi
12 1 (0.75%) Pascal
12 1 (0.75%) Perl
12 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (31.58%) Degree
2 2 (1.50%) MCAD
2 2 (1.50%) MCSD
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) HP AIS
3 1 (0.75%) ISEB
3 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) QA
2 3 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (32.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.02%) Remedy
3 10 (7.52%) Oracle
4 6 (4.51%) Sencha
4 6 (4.51%) Sybase
5 5 (3.76%) Telerik
6 4 (3.01%) Infragistics
6 4 (3.01%) Nintex
7 3 (2.26%) AppDynamics
7 3 (2.26%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.50%) Borland
8 2 (1.50%) QNX
8 2 (1.50%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.50%) Typemock
9 1 (0.75%) Apple
9 1 (0.75%) HP
9 1 (0.75%) IBM
9 1 (0.75%) Telelogic
9 1 (0.75%) Xamarin
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Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-50k
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury
Pro-Quest
Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum 40-55K + Bonus + 8% Pension + Private Health Care+
Posted: 10 days ago