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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 73 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 53 78 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.03% 4.38% 4.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.27% 38.24% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 48 62 74
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -3.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
347 204 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.83% 11.47% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 327 177 185
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -16 25 £47,500 +18.75% 2
High Wycombe +2 20 £52,500 +1.94% 2
Newport Pagnell +7 2 £40,500 -1.21%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 129 (89.58%) .NET
2 121 (84.03%) C#
3 96 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 93 (64.58%) ASP.NET
5 85 (59.03%) JavaScript
6 64 (44.44%) HTML
7 63 (43.75%) MVC
8 62 (43.06%) jQuery
9 61 (42.36%) SQL
10 58 (40.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 57 (39.58%) CSS
12 55 (38.19%) WCF
13 47 (32.64%) XML
14 46 (31.94%) .NET Framework
15 44 (30.56%) Windows
16 43 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
17 38 (26.39%) Degree
17 38 (26.39%) WPF
17 38 (26.39%) Microsoft
18 35 (24.31%) Web Services
19 32 (22.22%) Scrum
19 32 (22.22%) HTML5
20 28 (19.44%) C++
21 27 (18.75%) LINQ
22 25 (17.36%) Computer Science
23 24 (16.67%) TDD
23 24 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
23 24 (16.67%) AngularJS
24 22 (15.28%) Finance
24 22 (15.28%) T-SQL

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 18 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 13 (9.03%) SharePoint Server
3 12 (8.33%) IIS
3 12 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.78%) CMS
5 2 (1.39%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.69%) SAS
6 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (11.81%) MS Office
2 10 (6.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.08%) Office 365
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) VoIP
2 2 (1.39%) HTTP
2 2 (1.39%) RS-232
2 2 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (7.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.39%) Redis
6 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.69%) MySQL
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 12 (8.33%) NUnit
4 6 (4.17%) ReSharper
5 5 (3.47%) Selenium
5 5 (3.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (2.78%) Moq
7 3 (2.08%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.08%) JIRA
8 2 (1.39%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (1.39%) Subversion
9 1 (0.69%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.69%) git-flow
9 1 (0.69%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.69%) MSTest
9 1 (0.69%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (15.28%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) Legal
3 8 (5.56%) Banking
3 8 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.08%) Electronics
5 2 (1.39%) Retail
5 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 123 (85.42%) Developer
2 64 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 63 (43.75%) C# Developer
4 39 (27.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (17.36%) .NET Web Developer
5 25 (17.36%) Senior C# Developer
5 25 (17.36%) Senior Developer
5 25 (17.36%) Web Developer
6 24 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (13.89%) Software Developer
8 18 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 12 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (8.33%) WPF Developer
10 11 (7.64%) C# Web Developer
10 11 (7.64%) C# WPF Developer
10 11 (7.64%) SharePoint Developer
11 10 (6.94%) Graduate
12 9 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
13 8 (5.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (89.58%) .NET
2 93 (64.58%) ASP.NET
3 64 (44.44%) HTML
4 62 (43.06%) jQuery
5 58 (40.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 57 (39.58%) CSS
7 55 (38.19%) WCF
8 47 (32.64%) XML
9 46 (31.94%) .NET Framework
10 38 (26.39%) WPF
11 35 (24.31%) Web Services
12 32 (22.22%) HTML5
13 27 (18.75%) LINQ
14 24 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 18 (12.50%) WinForms
16 17 (11.81%) Entity Framework
16 17 (11.81%) SOAP
17 13 (9.03%) ADO.NET
18 12 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
18 12 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.36%) Computer Science
2 22 (15.28%) Client/Server
3 15 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (9.72%) Mobile App
5 13 (9.03%) Social Media
6 7 (4.86%) N-Tier
7 6 (4.17%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.08%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (1.39%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.39%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.69%) iPhone
10 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (30.56%) Windows
2 12 (8.33%) Unix
3 3 (2.08%) Linux
3 3 (2.08%) Windows Vista
4 2 (1.39%) Solaris
4 2 (1.39%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.69%) Android
5 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (43.75%) MVC
2 43 (29.86%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (22.22%) Scrum
4 24 (16.67%) TDD
5 18 (12.50%) Web Development
6 15 (10.42%) OO
6 15 (10.42%) Software Engineering
7 11 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (7.64%) Web Application Development
7 11 (7.64%) Workflow
8 10 (6.94%) MVVM
8 10 (6.94%) Quality Management
8 10 (6.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (6.25%) Unit Testing
10 8 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (5.56%) Web Design
10 8 (5.56%) Workflow Development
11 7 (4.86%) Functional Testing
11 7 (4.86%) SOA
11 7 (4.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 121 (84.03%) C#
2 85 (59.03%) JavaScript
3 61 (42.36%) SQL
4 28 (19.44%) C++
5 22 (15.28%) T-SQL
6 13 (9.03%) VB
7 8 (5.56%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.86%) XPath
9 5 (3.47%) PHP
9 5 (3.47%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.47%) VBScript
10 4 (2.78%) F#
10 4 (2.78%) VC++
11 3 (2.08%) Java
11 3 (2.08%) Ruby
12 2 (1.39%) C
12 2 (1.39%) C++/CLI
12 2 (1.39%) Python
13 1 (0.69%) Pascal
13 1 (0.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (26.39%) Degree
2 8 (5.56%) MCSD
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.47%) MCP
4 4 (2.78%) MCAD
5 3 (2.08%) ISEB
6 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.39%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.69%) HP AIS
7 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (2.08%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.33%) Oracle
2 12 (8.33%) Telerik
3 10 (6.94%) Nintex
3 10 (6.94%) Sencha
3 10 (6.94%) Sybase
4 7 (4.86%) Remedy
5 3 (2.08%) AppDynamics
5 3 (2.08%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.39%) Borland
6 2 (1.39%) QNX
6 2 (1.39%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.39%) Typemock
7 1 (0.69%) Apple
7 1 (0.69%) HP
7 1 (0.69%) IBM
7 1 (0.69%) SAP
7 1 (0.69%) Telelogic
7 1 (0.69%) Xamarin
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