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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 53 45 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 68 92 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.74% 5.05% 4.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.52% 35.94% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 52 72 86
Average salary £41,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,600 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
197 256 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.84% 14.07% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 171 198 339
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -10 41 £40,000 +8.10% 5
High Wycombe -5 15 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Aylesbury - 3 £45,000 -
Gerrards Cross - 3 £30,000 - 1
Newport Pagnell - 2 £41,000 - 1
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 111 (84.09%) .NET
2 100 (75.76%) C#
3 94 (71.21%) SQL Server
4 87 (65.91%) ASP.NET
5 73 (55.30%) CSS
6 72 (54.55%) JavaScript
6 72 (54.55%) HTML
7 69 (52.27%) jQuery
8 68 (51.52%) SQL
9 63 (47.73%) MVC
9 63 (47.73%) .NET Framework
10 61 (46.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 55 (41.67%) XML
12 51 (38.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 51 (38.64%) WCF
13 39 (29.55%) Team Foundation Server
14 37 (28.03%) Web Services
15 35 (26.52%) MS Excel
15 35 (26.52%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (21.21%) Client/Server
16 28 (21.21%) Microsoft
16 28 (21.21%) T-SQL
16 28 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 27 (20.45%) LINQ
18 26 (19.70%) SQL Server 2012
19 24 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 23 (17.42%) Finance
21 22 (16.67%) HTML5
22 21 (15.91%) Software Engineering
23 20 (15.15%) Ajax

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 15 (11.36%) CMS
2 8 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (2.27%) Moodle
5 1 (0.76%) DNN
5 1 (0.76%) TeamSite
Applications
1 35 (26.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.55%) MS Office
3 3 (2.27%) Adobe Captivate
3 3 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.27%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) HTTP
2 2 (1.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (71.21%) SQL Server
2 51 (38.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (19.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (12.88%) Relational Database
5 11 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.79%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (29.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (14.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 11 (8.33%) ReSharper
3 11 (8.33%) Moq
4 6 (4.55%) Subversion
5 5 (3.79%) Rational Rhapsody
5 5 (3.79%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (3.79%) Bugzilla
6 4 (3.03%) NUnit
7 3 (2.27%) Android Studio
7 3 (2.27%) Xcode
7 3 (2.27%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 23 (17.42%) Finance
2 12 (9.09%) Marketing
3 4 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.03%) Automotive
3 4 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (0.76%) Electronics
4 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (76.52%) Developer
2 56 (42.42%) .NET Developer
3 30 (22.73%) Web Developer
4 23 (17.42%) C# Developer
5 22 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (14.39%) Software Developer
7 16 (12.12%) .NET Web Developer
8 14 (10.61%) Senior Developer
9 12 (9.09%) Software Engineer
9 12 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (7.58%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 9 (6.82%) .NET Team Leader
11 9 (6.82%) Analyst
11 9 (6.82%) Test Analyst
11 9 (6.82%) Team Leader
11 9 (6.82%) Development Team Leader
12 8 (6.06%) SharePoint Developer
12 8 (6.06%) Ruby Developer
13 6 (4.55%) Tester
13 6 (4.55%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (84.09%) .NET
2 87 (65.91%) ASP.NET
3 73 (55.30%) CSS
4 72 (54.55%) HTML
5 69 (52.27%) jQuery
6 63 (47.73%) .NET Framework
7 61 (46.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 55 (41.67%) XML
9 51 (38.64%) WCF
10 37 (28.03%) Web Services
11 28 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 27 (20.45%) LINQ
13 24 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 22 (16.67%) HTML5
15 20 (15.15%) Ajax
16 19 (14.39%) ADO.NET
17 18 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 17 (12.88%) Razor View Engine
19 11 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
19 11 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.21%) Client/Server
2 11 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 10 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.06%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.30%) Social Media
6 5 (3.79%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.27%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.27%) Learning Management System
7 3 (2.27%) E-Learning
7 3 (2.27%) SCORM
7 3 (2.27%) W3C
8 2 (1.52%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.76%) Physics
9 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.76%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.15%) Windows
2 10 (7.58%) Linux
3 6 (4.55%) Solaris
3 6 (4.55%) UNIX
4 5 (3.79%) Android
4 5 (3.79%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.79%) VxWorks
5 3 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.52%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (47.73%) MVC
2 35 (26.52%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (15.91%) Software Engineering
4 20 (15.15%) Web Development
5 16 (12.12%) TDD
5 16 (12.12%) Scrum
6 15 (11.36%) Content Management
7 13 (9.85%) OOD
8 11 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 11 (8.33%) Multithreading
8 11 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
9 9 (6.82%) System Testing
9 9 (6.82%) Test Scripting
10 7 (5.30%) UML
10 7 (5.30%) OO
11 6 (4.55%) Project Management
11 6 (4.55%) ITIL
11 6 (4.55%) Workflow
11 6 (4.55%) Test Automation
11 6 (4.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (75.76%) C#
2 72 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 68 (51.52%) SQL
4 28 (21.21%) T-SQL
5 15 (11.36%) C++
6 11 (8.33%) Ruby
7 8 (6.06%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.55%) Java
8 6 (4.55%) C++/CLI
9 4 (3.03%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.27%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.27%) C
10 3 (2.27%) PHP
11 2 (1.52%) XAML
12 1 (0.76%) R
12 1 (0.76%) VB6
12 1 (0.76%) VBScript
12 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (9.09%) Degree
2 8 (6.06%) ISEB
3 5 (3.79%) MCP
4 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.52%) MCAD
4 2 (1.52%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) WCAG
1 3 (2.27%) Section 508
2 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.30%) Oracle
3 6 (4.55%) Sybase
4 5 (3.79%) Sencha
4 5 (3.79%) QNX
4 5 (3.79%) Borland
5 4 (3.03%) VMware
6 3 (2.27%) Nintex
6 3 (2.27%) SumTotal
6 3 (2.27%) Saba
6 3 (2.27%) Adobe
7 2 (1.52%) Telerik
8 1 (0.76%) ION Trading
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