The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 41 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.54% 2.11% 6.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.27% 16.13% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 22
Average salary £50,500 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.58% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £54,250 £51,850
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Visual Studio
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Development Applications Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
55 31 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 21.24% 13.08% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 53 30 50
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,300 £52,500 £44,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the High Wycombe region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 21 (63.64%) SQL
5 21 (63.64%) C#
6 19 (57.58%) jQuery
6 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (54.55%) T-SQL
8 14 (42.42%) TDD
8 14 (42.42%) OO
9 13 (39.39%) N-Tier
9 13 (39.39%) VB
9 13 (39.39%) VB.NET
9 13 (39.39%) Web Services
9 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 12 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
10 12 (36.36%) Business Analysis
11 11 (33.33%) MVC
11 11 (33.33%) VBScript
12 10 (30.30%) HTML
12 10 (30.30%) VB6
12 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (30.30%) BDD
13 9 (27.27%) CSS
14 8 (24.24%) Oracle
14 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
14 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
1 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (15.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.06%) UniData
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.12%) Subversion
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (21.21%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 11 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (30.30%) Senior Developer
4 10 (30.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (30.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (24.24%) Web Developer
6 7 (21.21%) SQL Developer
6 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (15.15%) Consultant
7 5 (15.15%) Architect
7 5 (15.15%) Senior SharePoint Architect
7 5 (15.15%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Senior Architect
7 5 (15.15%) SharePoint Architect
7 5 (15.15%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
7 5 (15.15%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (15.15%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 19 (57.58%) jQuery
3 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (39.39%) Web Services
4 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 10 (30.30%) HTML
6 9 (27.27%) CSS
7 6 (18.18%) SOAP
7 6 (18.18%) RESTful
8 5 (15.15%) Ajax
9 4 (12.12%) WCF
9 4 (12.12%) WPF
9 4 (12.12%) XML
10 2 (6.06%) HTML5
10 2 (6.06%) REST
10 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (6.06%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) N-Tier
2 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (21.21%) Data Extraction
4 4 (12.12%) FMCG
5 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
5 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.03%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) TDD
2 14 (42.42%) OO
3 12 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
3 12 (36.36%) Business Analysis
4 11 (33.33%) MVC
5 10 (30.30%) BDD
6 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 6 (18.18%) Web Development
7 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
7 5 (15.15%) Test Planning
8 4 (12.12%) Kanban
8 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.12%) Scrum
8 4 (12.12%) DSDM
9 1 (3.03%) CRM
9 1 (3.03%) ERP
9 1 (3.03%) SEO
9 1 (3.03%) Migration
9 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 21 (63.64%) SQL
2 21 (63.64%) C#
3 18 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 13 (39.39%) VB
4 13 (39.39%) VB.NET
5 11 (33.33%) VBScript
6 10 (30.30%) VB6
7 2 (6.06%) UniBasic
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Remedy
3 2 (6.06%) Infragistics
4 1 (3.03%) SendGrid
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
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