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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 57 51 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 70 77 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.54% 4.19% 6.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 30.08% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 65 75 118
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £68,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
280 256 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.18% 13.92% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 255 247 266
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 -2 53 £40,000 -
Beaconsfield - 5 £28,500 -
Marlow 0 4 £43,500 -29.26% 2
High Wycombe -8 4 £50,000 -16.66%
Aylesbury -1 2 £24,250 -61.50%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 147 (84.97%) .NET
2 124 (71.68%) C#
3 115 (66.47%) SQL Server
4 111 (64.16%) JavaScript
5 102 (58.96%) ASP.NET
6 97 (56.07%) SQL
7 90 (52.02%) HTML
8 72 (41.62%) jQuery
9 68 (39.31%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (39.31%) CSS
10 65 (37.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 64 (36.99%) MVC
12 58 (33.53%) T-SQL
12 58 (33.53%) Microsoft
13 46 (26.59%) XML
14 45 (26.01%) Web Services
15 42 (24.28%) VB.NET
16 39 (22.54%) Finance
17 38 (21.97%) Windows
18 37 (21.39%) Team Foundation Server
19 36 (20.81%) MS Excel
20 31 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC 3
21 30 (17.34%) SQL Server 2008
22 27 (15.61%) Ajax
23 26 (15.03%) Degree
24 24 (13.87%) WCF
25 23 (13.29%) TDD
25 23 (13.29%) Oracle
26 22 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
27 21 (12.14%) OO

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 (8.67%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (5.78%) IIS
2 10 (5.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (4.62%) CMS
Applications
1 36 (20.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.47%) MS Office
3 2 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.40%) HTTP
2 3 (1.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (66.47%) SQL Server
2 30 (17.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (11.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (7.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (7.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.20%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.16%) UniData
7 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.58%) MS Access
8 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.58%) MySQL
8 1 (0.58%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 37 (21.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (5.20%) Subversion
3 8 (4.62%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (4.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (2.89%) JIRA
6 4 (2.31%) NUnit
7 3 (1.73%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.73%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.16%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.58%) Bugzilla
General
1 39 (22.54%) Finance
2 14 (8.09%) Automotive
3 10 (5.78%) Marketing
4 9 (5.20%) Aerospace
5 8 (4.62%) Retail
5 8 (4.62%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (4.05%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.47%) Games
8 4 (2.31%) Legal
9 3 (1.73%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 132 (76.30%) Developer
2 61 (35.26%) .NET Developer
3 52 (30.06%) C# Developer
4 42 (24.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (20.23%) Software Developer
6 29 (16.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (12.14%) Analyst
7 21 (12.14%) Web Developer
8 19 (10.98%) Senior Developer
9 18 (10.40%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (6.94%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (6.94%) Test Analyst
11 11 (6.36%) Applications Support
11 11 (6.36%) .NET Web Developer
11 11 (6.36%) C++ Developer
12 9 (5.20%) SQL Developer
12 9 (5.20%) Support Analyst
12 9 (5.20%) Software Engineer
12 9 (5.20%) SharePoint Developer
12 9 (5.20%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (84.97%) .NET
2 102 (58.96%) ASP.NET
3 90 (52.02%) HTML
4 72 (41.62%) jQuery
5 68 (39.31%) CSS
6 65 (37.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (26.59%) XML
8 45 (26.01%) Web Services
9 31 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 27 (15.61%) Ajax
11 24 (13.87%) WCF
12 21 (12.14%) .NET Framework
13 19 (10.98%) HTML5
14 16 (9.25%) XHTML
14 16 (9.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 16 (9.25%) CSS3
15 15 (8.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 14 (8.09%) JSON
17 12 (6.94%) WPF
18 8 (4.62%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (11.56%) Computer Science
3 19 (10.98%) N-Tier
4 10 (5.78%) Client/Server
5 9 (5.20%) Clustering
6 8 (4.62%) Data Extraction
6 8 (4.62%) Mathematics
6 8 (4.62%) Physics
7 6 (3.47%) FMCG
7 6 (3.47%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (2.31%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.16%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.58%) Social Network
10 1 (0.58%) RIA
10 1 (0.58%) iPad
10 1 (0.58%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (21.97%) Windows
2 19 (10.98%) Linux
3 14 (8.09%) Solaris
3 14 (8.09%) UNIX
4 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.58%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (39.31%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (36.99%) MVC
3 23 (13.29%) TDD
4 21 (12.14%) OO
5 18 (10.40%) Software Engineering
6 15 (8.67%) Business Analysis
7 14 (8.09%) Web Development
7 14 (8.09%) Systems Analysis
7 14 (8.09%) Multithreading
8 13 (7.51%) BDD
9 11 (6.36%) Scrum
10 10 (5.78%) OOD
11 9 (5.20%) ITIL
11 9 (5.20%) Test Scripting
12 8 (4.62%) User Stories
12 8 (4.62%) Waterfall
12 8 (4.62%) Test Automation
12 8 (4.62%) UML
12 8 (4.62%) Performance Monitoring
13 7 (4.05%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 124 (71.68%) C#
2 111 (64.16%) JavaScript
3 97 (56.07%) SQL
4 58 (33.53%) T-SQL
5 42 (24.28%) VB.NET
6 18 (10.40%) C++
7 17 (9.83%) VB
8 14 (8.09%) VBScript
9 13 (7.51%) VB6
10 4 (2.31%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.31%) PHP
11 3 (1.73%) C
12 2 (1.16%) C++/CLI
12 2 (1.16%) UniBasic
12 2 (1.16%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (15.03%) Degree
2 12 (6.94%) ISEB
3 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.47%) PhD
5 4 (2.31%) MCP
5 4 (2.31%) MCAD
5 4 (2.31%) MCSD
6 3 (1.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.73%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.73%) ISO 9001
1 3 (1.73%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 58 (33.53%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.29%) Oracle
3 14 (8.09%) Sybase
4 11 (6.36%) Sencha
5 8 (4.62%) Remedy
6 4 (2.31%) Sage
7 3 (1.73%) SendGrid
7 3 (1.73%) VMware
7 3 (1.73%) Rogue Wave
8 2 (1.16%) ION Trading
8 2 (1.16%) QNX
8 2 (1.16%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.58%) Borland
9 1 (0.58%) Google
9 1 (0.58%) Nintex
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Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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