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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 34 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 130 110 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.87% 4.86% 6.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.59% 33.33% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 107 105 131
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,400 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £65,000
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
387 330 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.47% 14.59% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 306 287 321
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 April 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 April 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 -4 75 £40,000 +14.28% 6
High Wycombe +1 30 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Newport Pagnell - 11 £39,000 - 1
Aylesbury +3 1 £45,000 +16.12%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 176 (88.89%) .NET
2 158 (79.80%) C#
3 157 (79.29%) SQL Server
4 148 (74.75%) ASP.NET
5 126 (63.64%) CSS
6 118 (59.60%) SQL
7 117 (59.09%) WCF
8 116 (58.59%) jQuery
9 115 (58.08%) HTML
10 112 (56.57%) JavaScript
11 108 (54.55%) .NET Framework
12 104 (52.53%) XML
13 102 (51.52%) MVC
14 86 (43.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 74 (37.37%) T-SQL
16 73 (36.87%) HTML5
17 71 (35.86%) SQL Server 2008
18 62 (31.31%) Agile Software Development
19 60 (30.30%) Web Services
20 59 (29.80%) Team Foundation Server
21 58 (29.29%) MS Excel
22 56 (28.28%) Client/Server
22 56 (28.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
23 53 (26.77%) Microsoft
24 47 (23.74%) Mobile App
25 46 (23.23%) ADO.NET
26 44 (22.22%) Scrum
26 44 (22.22%) LINQ
26 44 (22.22%) Entity Framework
27 42 (21.21%) Marketing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 25 (12.63%) SharePoint
2 22 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 16 (8.08%) CMS
4 13 (6.57%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (4.04%) Moodle
6 4 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.02%) IIS
7 1 (0.51%) DNN
Applications
1 58 (29.29%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.08%) MS Office
3 10 (5.05%) MS Visio
4 8 (4.04%) Photoshop
4 8 (4.04%) Adobe Captivate
4 8 (4.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.51%) MS Project
5 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.51%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.05%) Intranet
2 5 (2.53%) Internet
3 2 (1.01%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) Extranet
4 1 (0.51%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (79.29%) SQL Server
2 71 (35.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (17.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.04%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.02%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (2.02%) OLAP
8 4 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.02%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 59 (29.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 56 (28.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 28 (14.14%) Moq
4 26 (13.13%) ReSharper
5 10 (5.05%) NUnit
6 9 (4.55%) Xcode
6 9 (4.55%) Android Studio
7 8 (4.04%) Dreamweaver
8 5 (2.53%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.01%) Subversion
10 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.51%) JIRA
11 1 (0.51%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.51%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (0.51%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 42 (21.21%) Marketing
2 19 (9.60%) Finance
3 9 (4.55%) Electronics
4 5 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.02%) Law
6 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.52%) Banking
6 3 (1.52%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Retail
7 1 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 160 (80.81%) Developer
2 73 (36.87%) .NET Developer
3 71 (35.86%) Web Developer
4 37 (18.69%) .NET Web Developer
5 29 (14.65%) Senior Developer
6 18 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 17 (8.59%) Analyst
7 17 (8.59%) Software Developer
8 14 (7.07%) SharePoint Developer
8 14 (7.07%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 13 (6.57%) Software Engineer
10 12 (6.06%) Senior Web Developer
10 12 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (5.05%) Lead Developer
11 10 (5.05%) Ruby Developer
11 10 (5.05%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (4.04%) SharePoint Administrator
12 8 (4.04%) Support Analyst
12 8 (4.04%) Applications Support
12 8 (4.04%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (88.89%) .NET
2 148 (74.75%) ASP.NET
3 126 (63.64%) CSS
4 117 (59.09%) WCF
5 116 (58.59%) jQuery
6 115 (58.08%) HTML
7 108 (54.55%) .NET Framework
8 104 (52.53%) XML
9 86 (43.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 73 (36.87%) HTML5
11 60 (30.30%) Web Services
12 46 (23.23%) ADO.NET
13 44 (22.22%) Entity Framework
13 44 (22.22%) LINQ
14 33 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 31 (15.66%) Ajax
16 28 (14.14%) Ruby on Rails
17 23 (11.62%) Unity DI Container
18 17 (8.59%) WPF
19 14 (7.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 56 (28.28%) Client/Server
2 47 (23.74%) Mobile App
3 38 (19.19%) Social Media
4 17 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (6.57%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.55%) W3C
6 9 (4.55%) E-Learning
7 8 (4.04%) SCORM
7 8 (4.04%) Graphic Design
7 8 (4.04%) Learning Management System
8 5 (2.53%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.53%) Physics
9 4 (2.02%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.52%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.01%) DTV
12 1 (0.51%) CUDA
12 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.51%) User Experience
12 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.51%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.68%) Windows
2 12 (6.06%) Android
2 12 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 9 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (3.03%) Linux
5 3 (1.52%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.01%) Solaris
6 2 (1.01%) UNIX
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.51%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (51.52%) MVC
2 62 (31.31%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (22.22%) Scrum
4 37 (18.69%) TDD
5 30 (15.15%) OOD
6 28 (14.14%) Extreme Programming
7 25 (12.63%) Unit Testing
8 22 (11.11%) Workflow
9 18 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 18 (9.09%) System Testing
10 16 (8.08%) Content Management
10 16 (8.08%) ITIL
11 14 (7.07%) Web Development
12 13 (6.57%) OO
13 11 (5.56%) Programme Management
13 11 (5.56%) Multithreading
14 10 (5.05%) Systems Analysis
15 9 (4.55%) Migration
15 9 (4.55%) Mobile Development
16 6 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 158 (79.80%) C#
2 118 (59.60%) SQL
3 112 (56.57%) JavaScript
4 74 (37.37%) T-SQL
5 28 (14.14%) Ruby
6 13 (6.57%) VB.NET
7 11 (5.56%) Java
8 10 (5.05%) C++
8 10 (5.05%) VBScript
9 9 (4.55%) PHP
9 9 (4.55%) Objective-C
9 9 (4.55%) Apple Swift
10 5 (2.53%) VB
11 4 (2.02%) Python
12 3 (1.52%) XAML
12 3 (1.52%) C
13 2 (1.01%) C++/CLI
14 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (10.10%) Degree
2 5 (2.53%) MCP
3 4 (2.02%) PhD
3 4 (2.02%) ISEB
4 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.01%) MCAD
5 2 (1.01%) MCSD
6 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.55%) WCAG
1 9 (4.55%) Section 508
2 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.52%) Firmware
3 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 53 (26.77%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.06%) Nintex
3 9 (4.55%) Adobe
4 8 (4.04%) SumTotal
4 8 (4.04%) Saba
5 6 (3.03%) Oracle
6 5 (2.53%) VMware
7 4 (2.02%) Telerik
8 2 (1.01%) Sencha
8 2 (1.01%) Infragistics
8 2 (1.01%) Metastorm
8 2 (1.01%) Sybase
8 2 (1.01%) SAP
8 2 (1.01%) Remedy
9 1 (0.51%) QNX
9 1 (0.51%) HP
9 1 (0.51%) Borland
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