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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 41 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 87 91 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.80% 4.75% 5.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 38.84% 38.24% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 72 75 98
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £32,500 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,750 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
224 238 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.37% 12.43% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 187 195 325
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 February 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 February 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 45 £40,000 - 13
High Wycombe +4 22 £51,500 +14.44% 2
Newport Pagnell - 6 £41,000 - 1
Aylesbury - 3 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 131 (88.51%) .NET
2 118 (79.73%) C#
3 114 (77.03%) SQL Server
4 106 (71.62%) ASP.NET
5 86 (58.11%) CSS
6 82 (55.41%) .NET Framework
6 82 (55.41%) WCF
7 81 (54.73%) MVC
8 79 (53.38%) JavaScript
8 79 (53.38%) HTML
8 79 (53.38%) jQuery
9 77 (52.03%) SQL
10 75 (50.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 71 (47.97%) XML
12 64 (43.24%) SQL Server 2008
13 51 (34.46%) Team Foundation Server
14 46 (31.08%) Web Services
15 44 (29.73%) T-SQL
16 41 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
17 40 (27.03%) MS Excel
18 39 (26.35%) Client/Server
18 39 (26.35%) HTML5
19 38 (25.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 35 (23.65%) Microsoft
21 34 (22.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 32 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
22 32 (21.62%) LINQ
23 31 (20.95%) SQL Server 2012
23 31 (20.95%) ADO.NET
24 27 (18.24%) Ajax

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (10.81%) CMS
2 11 (7.43%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (6.08%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (2.03%) Moodle
5 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.35%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.68%) DNN
Applications
1 40 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.43%) MS Office
3 6 (4.05%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.03%) Photoshop
4 3 (2.03%) Adobe Captivate
4 3 (2.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.05%) HTTP
2 3 (2.03%) Intranet
3 1 (0.68%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (77.03%) SQL Server
2 64 (43.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (20.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (14.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (12.16%) Relational Database
6 9 (6.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.38%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 51 (34.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (25.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 20 (13.51%) Moq
4 15 (10.14%) ReSharper
5 6 (4.05%) Subversion
6 5 (3.38%) Bugzilla
6 5 (3.38%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (3.38%) Rational Rhapsody
7 4 (2.70%) NUnit
8 3 (2.03%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (2.03%) Xcode
8 3 (2.03%) Android Studio
8 3 (2.03%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 22 (14.86%) Marketing
2 17 (11.49%) Finance
3 2 (1.35%) Electronics
3 2 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.68%) Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Retail
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 114 (77.03%) Developer
2 61 (41.22%) .NET Developer
3 43 (29.05%) Web Developer
4 24 (16.22%) .NET Web Developer
5 17 (11.49%) Software Developer
5 17 (11.49%) Senior Developer
6 16 (10.81%) C# Developer
7 14 (9.46%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 14 (9.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (8.11%) Software Engineer
8 12 (8.11%) Analyst
9 11 (7.43%) SharePoint Developer
10 10 (6.76%) Ruby Developer
11 9 (6.08%) .NET Team Leader
11 9 (6.08%) Team Leader
11 9 (6.08%) Development Team Leader
12 7 (4.73%) Senior Web Developer
12 7 (4.73%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (4.05%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (4.05%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (88.51%) .NET
2 106 (71.62%) ASP.NET
3 86 (58.11%) CSS
4 82 (55.41%) .NET Framework
4 82 (55.41%) WCF
5 79 (53.38%) jQuery
5 79 (53.38%) HTML
6 75 (50.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 71 (47.97%) XML
8 46 (31.08%) Web Services
9 39 (26.35%) HTML5
10 34 (22.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 32 (21.62%) LINQ
11 32 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 31 (20.95%) ADO.NET
13 27 (18.24%) Ajax
14 20 (13.51%) Ruby on Rails
15 19 (12.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 17 (11.49%) Razor View Engine
17 15 (10.14%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 39 (26.35%) Client/Server
2 22 (14.86%) Mobile App
3 19 (12.84%) Social Media
4 12 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.03%) Learning Management System
6 3 (2.03%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.03%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.03%) W3C
6 3 (2.03%) E-Learning
6 3 (2.03%) SCORM
6 3 (2.03%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.68%) Physics
7 1 (0.68%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.57%) Windows
2 8 (5.41%) Linux
3 6 (4.05%) Android
3 6 (4.05%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.38%) VxWorks
5 4 (2.70%) Solaris
5 4 (2.70%) UNIX
6 3 (2.03%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (2.03%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (54.73%) MVC
2 41 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (16.89%) Scrum
4 22 (14.86%) OOD
5 20 (13.51%) Extreme Programming
5 20 (13.51%) TDD
5 20 (13.51%) Software Engineering
6 17 (11.49%) Web Development
7 15 (10.14%) Unit Testing
8 12 (8.11%) Multithreading
8 12 (8.11%) Content Management
8 12 (8.11%) OO
9 11 (7.43%) Workflow
9 11 (7.43%) System Testing
10 8 (5.41%) ITIL
10 8 (5.41%) Test Scripting
11 7 (4.73%) UML
12 6 (4.05%) Project Management
13 5 (3.38%) CRM
13 5 (3.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 118 (79.73%) C#
2 79 (53.38%) JavaScript
3 77 (52.03%) SQL
4 44 (29.73%) T-SQL
5 20 (13.51%) Ruby
6 13 (8.78%) C++
7 6 (4.05%) Java
7 6 (4.05%) C++/CLI
7 6 (4.05%) VB.NET
8 4 (2.70%) C
9 3 (2.03%) XAML
9 3 (2.03%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.03%) PHP
10 2 (1.35%) VBScript
10 2 (1.35%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.68%) R
11 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (5.41%) Degree
2 7 (4.73%) ISEB
3 6 (4.05%) VCP4
4 5 (3.38%) MCP
5 2 (1.35%) MCAD
5 2 (1.35%) MCSD
5 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.03%) WCAG
1 3 (2.03%) Section 508
2 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.03%) Firmware
Vendors
1 35 (23.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.41%) Nintex
3 5 (3.38%) Borland
3 5 (3.38%) QNX
4 4 (2.70%) Oracle
4 4 (2.70%) Sybase
4 4 (2.70%) Sencha
4 4 (2.70%) VMware
5 3 (2.03%) SumTotal
5 3 (2.03%) Saba
5 3 (2.03%) Telerik
5 3 (2.03%) Adobe
6 1 (0.68%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.68%) Remedy
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + benefits + training
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Salary: £43k - 45k per year
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum £35-45K + benefits + flexible workin
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum + 33 days holiday + bonuses + MORE
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IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + bonus + bens
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Yoh
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: competitive
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Beaconsfield
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Salary: £32000 - £44000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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