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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 37 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 125 107 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.48% 4.86% 5.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.09% 32.23% 36.86%
Number of salaries quoted 100 103 113
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,850 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
402 332 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.64% 15.07% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 332 294 288
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -3 75 £40,000 +14.28% 8
High Wycombe -5 29 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Newport Pagnell - 12 £39,000 - 1
Marlow +17 2 £31,500 -40.00%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 196 (92.02%) .NET
2 180 (84.51%) C#
3 172 (80.75%) ASP.NET
4 169 (79.34%) SQL Server
5 146 (68.54%) CSS
6 137 (64.32%) WCF
7 135 (63.38%) jQuery
8 130 (61.03%) HTML
8 130 (61.03%) SQL
9 126 (59.15%) JavaScript
10 117 (54.93%) XML
11 116 (54.46%) MVC
11 116 (54.46%) .NET Framework
12 94 (44.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 87 (40.85%) HTML5
14 82 (38.50%) T-SQL
15 75 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
16 67 (31.46%) Web Services
17 66 (30.99%) SQL Server 2008
18 63 (29.58%) Client/Server
19 61 (28.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 60 (28.17%) Microsoft
21 57 (26.76%) MS Excel
21 57 (26.76%) Scrum
21 57 (26.76%) Team Foundation Server
22 54 (25.35%) Mobile App
23 50 (23.47%) LINQ
23 50 (23.47%) ADO.NET
24 49 (23.00%) Entity Framework
25 47 (22.07%) TDD

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 28 (13.15%) SharePoint
2 25 (11.74%) SharePoint 2013
3 14 (6.57%) CMS
4 13 (6.10%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (3.76%) Moodle
6 5 (2.35%) IIS
7 4 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.47%) SAS
8 1 (0.47%) DNN
Applications
1 57 (26.76%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.16%) MS Office
3 10 (4.69%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.76%) Photoshop
4 8 (3.76%) Adobe Captivate
4 8 (3.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.47%) MS Project
5 1 (0.47%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.63%) Intranet
2 5 (2.35%) Internet
3 2 (0.94%) HTTP
4 1 (0.47%) Extranet
4 1 (0.47%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (79.34%) SQL Server
2 66 (30.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (18.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (10.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (8.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.82%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.88%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (1.88%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.88%) OLAP
7 4 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 61 (28.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 57 (26.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (15.49%) ReSharper
4 32 (15.02%) Moq
5 13 (6.10%) NUnit
6 9 (4.23%) Android Studio
6 9 (4.23%) Xcode
7 8 (3.76%) Dreamweaver
8 6 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (2.35%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 45 (21.13%) Marketing
2 17 (7.98%) Finance
3 13 (6.10%) Electronics
4 6 (2.82%) Back Office
5 5 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.88%) Law
7 3 (1.41%) Banking
8 2 (0.94%) Retail
8 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 173 (81.22%) Developer
2 88 (41.31%) Web Developer
3 76 (35.68%) .NET Developer
4 41 (19.25%) .NET Web Developer
5 37 (17.37%) Senior Developer
6 22 (10.33%) C# Developer
7 17 (7.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (7.98%) Senior Web Developer
8 16 (7.51%) Software Developer
9 15 (7.04%) Software Engineer
10 14 (6.57%) Analyst
10 14 (6.57%) SharePoint Developer
11 13 (6.10%) Ruby on Rails Developer
12 11 (5.16%) SharePoint Administrator
13 10 (4.69%) Lead Developer
13 10 (4.69%) Senior .NET Developer
13 10 (4.69%) Ruby Developer
14 9 (4.23%) Senior Software Developer
14 9 (4.23%) Administrator
15 8 (3.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (92.02%) .NET
2 172 (80.75%) ASP.NET
3 146 (68.54%) CSS
4 137 (64.32%) WCF
5 135 (63.38%) jQuery
6 130 (61.03%) HTML
7 117 (54.93%) XML
8 116 (54.46%) .NET Framework
9 94 (44.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 87 (40.85%) HTML5
11 67 (31.46%) Web Services
12 50 (23.47%) LINQ
12 50 (23.47%) ADO.NET
13 49 (23.00%) Entity Framework
14 35 (16.43%) Ajax
14 35 (16.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 32 (15.02%) Ruby on Rails
16 27 (12.68%) Unity DI Container
17 21 (9.86%) WPF
18 19 (8.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 63 (29.58%) Client/Server
2 54 (25.35%) Mobile App
3 45 (21.13%) Social Media
4 18 (8.45%) Computer Science
5 16 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.69%) Physics
7 9 (4.23%) Mathematics
7 9 (4.23%) W3C
7 9 (4.23%) E-Learning
8 8 (3.76%) SCORM
8 8 (3.76%) Graphic Design
8 8 (3.76%) Learning Management System
9 5 (2.35%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (0.94%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.94%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.94%) DTV
11 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.47%) User Experience
11 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.43%) Windows
2 11 (5.16%) Apple iOS
2 11 (5.16%) Android
3 10 (4.69%) Linux
4 9 (4.23%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.94%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.94%) UNIX
5 2 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (54.46%) MVC
2 75 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (26.76%) Scrum
4 47 (22.07%) TDD
5 34 (15.96%) OOD
6 32 (15.02%) Extreme Programming
7 30 (14.08%) Unit Testing
8 22 (10.33%) Workflow
9 19 (8.92%) ITIL
10 18 (8.45%) System Testing
11 17 (7.98%) Software Engineering
12 13 (6.10%) Content Management
12 13 (6.10%) OO
13 12 (5.63%) Web Development
14 11 (5.16%) Programme Management
14 11 (5.16%) Migration
15 10 (4.69%) Systems Analysis
15 10 (4.69%) Multithreading
16 9 (4.23%) Mobile Development
17 6 (2.82%) Pattern Recognition
Programming Languages
1 180 (84.51%) C#
2 130 (61.03%) SQL
3 126 (59.15%) JavaScript
4 82 (38.50%) T-SQL
5 32 (15.02%) Ruby
6 15 (7.04%) VBScript
6 15 (7.04%) VB.NET
7 11 (5.16%) C++
8 10 (4.69%) Java
8 10 (4.69%) VB
9 9 (4.23%) PHP
9 9 (4.23%) Objective-C
9 9 (4.23%) Apple Swift
10 8 (3.76%) Python
11 2 (0.94%) XAML
12 1 (0.47%) C
12 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.47%) R
12 1 (0.47%) C++/CLI
12 1 (0.47%) X++
Qualifications
1 23 (10.80%) Degree
2 9 (4.23%) PhD
3 6 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.88%) MCP
5 3 (1.41%) ISEB
6 2 (0.94%) MCAD
6 2 (0.94%) MCSD
7 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.23%) Section 508
1 9 (4.23%) WCAG
2 1 (0.47%) HL7
2 1 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.94%) Firmware
3 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 60 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.63%) Nintex
3 9 (4.23%) Adobe
4 8 (3.76%) SumTotal
4 8 (3.76%) Saba
5 6 (2.82%) Oracle
6 4 (1.88%) VMware
7 3 (1.41%) Telerik
8 2 (0.94%) Sencha
8 2 (0.94%) SAP
8 2 (0.94%) Sybase
8 2 (0.94%) Remedy
8 2 (0.94%) Metastorm
8 2 (0.94%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.47%) HP
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 22 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Lots of Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + great bens
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury
Blue Town Online
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago