The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 61 45 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 78 98 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.66% 4.92% 7.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.06% 34.03% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 75 96 117
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £27,500 £26,720
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
278 288 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.05% 14.45% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 259 267 306
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Visual Studio
South East

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 July 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 23 July 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 -4 49 £40,000 - 4
High Wycombe +10 16 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Beaconsfield -9 5 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Aylesbury -6 4 £31,000 -50.79%
Marlow -9 2 £53,750 -12.60%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 165 (86.84%) .NET
2 143 (75.26%) C#
3 134 (70.53%) SQL Server
4 110 (57.89%) JavaScript
5 105 (55.26%) ASP.NET
6 100 (52.63%) SQL
7 79 (41.58%) HTML
8 70 (36.84%) jQuery
9 66 (34.74%) T-SQL
10 65 (34.21%) MVC
11 64 (33.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 61 (32.11%) Microsoft
13 58 (30.53%) CSS
14 56 (29.47%) VB.NET
15 51 (26.84%) Windows
16 45 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
16 45 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
17 41 (21.58%) XML
18 37 (19.47%) Web Services
19 35 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
20 34 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
21 33 (17.37%) Degree
22 30 (15.79%) WCF
22 30 (15.79%) TDD
23 28 (14.74%) Finance
24 27 (14.21%) MS Excel
24 27 (14.21%) Ajax
25 25 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 24 (12.63%) Computer Science
27 23 (12.11%) .NET Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 11 (5.79%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.26%) IIS
3 8 (4.21%) CMS
4 6 (3.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (14.21%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.74%) MS Office
3 4 (2.11%) MS Project
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.11%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.53%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.32%) HTTP
2 6 (3.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (70.53%) SQL Server
2 35 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (11.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (6.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.68%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.05%) UniData
10 1 (0.53%) MySQL
10 1 (0.53%) OLAP
10 1 (0.53%) MS Access
10 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 45 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (8.42%) Git (software)
3 15 (7.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 14 (7.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (5.26%) Subversion
6 8 (4.21%) NUnit
7 6 (3.16%) JIRA
8 4 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.58%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.05%) ReSharper
10 2 (1.05%) Moq
10 2 (1.05%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (1.05%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.53%) Bugzilla
General
1 28 (14.74%) Finance
2 10 (5.26%) Automotive
2 10 (5.26%) Marketing
3 9 (4.74%) Retail
3 9 (4.74%) Aerospace
4 7 (3.68%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.16%) Games
6 4 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.11%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.58%) Back Office
8 1 (0.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 147 (77.37%) Developer
2 58 (30.53%) .NET Developer
3 57 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 41 (21.58%) Software Developer
5 40 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 32 (16.84%) Analyst
7 26 (13.68%) Senior Developer
8 22 (11.58%) Applications Support
8 22 (11.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (10.00%) Support Analyst
10 19 (10.00%) Web Developer
11 18 (9.47%) Applications Support Analyst
12 17 (8.95%) C# Software Developer
13 11 (5.79%) SQL Developer
13 11 (5.79%) Senior Software Developer
13 11 (5.79%) Test Analyst
14 10 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
14 10 (5.26%) C++ Developer
14 10 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (86.84%) .NET
2 105 (55.26%) ASP.NET
3 79 (41.58%) HTML
4 70 (36.84%) jQuery
5 64 (33.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 58 (30.53%) CSS
7 41 (21.58%) XML
8 37 (19.47%) Web Services
9 34 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 30 (15.79%) WCF
11 27 (14.21%) Ajax
12 23 (12.11%) .NET Framework
13 22 (11.58%) WPF
14 17 (8.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 14 (7.37%) XHTML
15 14 (7.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 13 (6.84%) HTML5
17 12 (6.32%) JSON
18 11 (5.79%) WinForms
19 8 (4.21%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.63%) Computer Science
2 20 (10.53%) N-Tier
3 12 (6.32%) Clustering
4 10 (5.26%) Data Extraction
5 9 (4.74%) FMCG
6 8 (4.21%) Mathematics
6 8 (4.21%) Physics
7 6 (3.16%) 3D Graphics
7 6 (3.16%) iPad
8 4 (2.11%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.11%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.05%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.53%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.53%) iPhone
10 1 (0.53%) Social Network
10 1 (0.53%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 51 (26.84%) Windows
2 17 (8.95%) Linux
3 12 (6.32%) Solaris
3 12 (6.32%) UNIX
4 7 (3.68%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.53%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (34.21%) MVC
2 45 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (15.79%) TDD
4 21 (11.05%) OO
5 18 (9.47%) ITIL
5 18 (9.47%) OOD
6 17 (8.95%) Scrum
6 17 (8.95%) Business Analysis
6 17 (8.95%) BDD
7 16 (8.42%) Software Engineering
8 14 (7.37%) Systems Analysis
9 13 (6.84%) Unit Testing
10 12 (6.32%) Multithreading
11 10 (5.26%) User Stories
11 10 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
12 9 (4.74%) PRINCE2
13 8 (4.21%) UML
13 8 (4.21%) Software Testing
13 8 (4.21%) Web Development
13 8 (4.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 143 (75.26%) C#
2 110 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 100 (52.63%) SQL
4 66 (34.74%) T-SQL
5 56 (29.47%) VB.NET
6 19 (10.00%) VB
7 17 (8.95%) VBScript
8 16 (8.42%) C++
9 15 (7.89%) VB6
10 4 (2.11%) PHP
11 3 (1.58%) C
12 2 (1.05%) Java
12 2 (1.05%) Ruby
12 2 (1.05%) C++/CLI
12 2 (1.05%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 33 (17.37%) Degree
2 12 (6.32%) ISEB
2 12 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.16%) MCP
3 6 (3.16%) MCAD
3 6 (3.16%) MCSD
3 6 (3.16%) PhD
4 4 (2.11%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.11%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.11%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 61 (32.11%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.53%) Oracle
3 12 (6.32%) Sybase
4 11 (5.79%) Remedy
5 10 (5.26%) Sencha
6 5 (2.63%) Google
7 4 (2.11%) Rogue Wave
7 4 (2.11%) VMware
7 4 (2.11%) Sage
8 3 (1.58%) SendGrid
9 2 (1.05%) ION Trading
9 2 (1.05%) QNX
9 2 (1.05%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.53%) SunGard
10 1 (0.53%) Borland
10 1 (0.53%) Apple
10 1 (0.53%) Nintex
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% annual Bonus
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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