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 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 40 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.53% 1.71% 8.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 16.67% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 25
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £48,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £65,000 £49,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
52 24 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 19.85% 10.26% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 50 24 48
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £27,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 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
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 16 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 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (68.57%) ASP.NET
3 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
3 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
3 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (60.00%) C#
5 20 (57.14%) SQL
6 18 (51.43%) jQuery
6 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (48.57%) T-SQL
8 14 (40.00%) OO
8 14 (40.00%) TDD
9 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 13 (37.14%) Web Services
9 13 (37.14%) N-Tier
9 13 (37.14%) VB
9 13 (37.14%) VB.NET
10 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 12 (34.29%) Systems Analysis
10 12 (34.29%) Business Analysis
11 11 (31.43%) VBScript
12 10 (28.57%) HTML
12 10 (28.57%) VB6
12 10 (28.57%) MVC
12 10 (28.57%) BDD
13 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
14 8 (22.86%) Oracle
14 8 (22.86%) CSS
14 8 (22.86%) Data Extraction

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) UniData
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.29%) Subversion
3 4 (11.43%) JIRA
3 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (5.71%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (2.86%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (20.00%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 12 (34.29%) C# Developer
4 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (25.71%) Senior Developer
6 8 (22.86%) SQL Server Developer
6 8 (22.86%) SQL Developer
7 7 (20.00%) Web Developer
8 5 (14.29%) Senior Architect
8 5 (14.29%) SharePoint Architect
8 5 (14.29%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
8 5 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (14.29%) Senior SharePoint Architect
8 5 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (14.29%) Consultant
8 5 (14.29%) Architect
8 5 (14.29%) SharePoint Consultant
9 4 (11.43%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (68.57%) ASP.NET
3 18 (51.43%) jQuery
3 18 (51.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 13 (37.14%) Web Services
5 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 10 (28.57%) HTML
7 8 (22.86%) CSS
8 6 (17.14%) SOAP
8 6 (17.14%) RESTful
9 4 (11.43%) XML
9 4 (11.43%) WPF
9 4 (11.43%) Ajax
10 3 (8.57%) WCF
11 2 (5.71%) MFC
11 2 (5.71%) HTML5
12 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET 2.0
12 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
12 1 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) N-Tier
2 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (22.86%) Data Extraction
4 4 (11.43%) FMCG
5 1 (2.86%) Social Network
5 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
5 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) OO
2 14 (40.00%) TDD
3 12 (34.29%) Systems Analysis
3 12 (34.29%) Business Analysis
4 10 (28.57%) MVC
4 10 (28.57%) BDD
5 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
6 5 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 5 (14.29%) Web Development
6 5 (14.29%) Test Planning
7 4 (11.43%) Scrum
7 4 (11.43%) DSDM
7 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.43%) Kanban
8 2 (5.71%) UML
9 1 (2.86%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (2.86%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.86%) ERP
9 1 (2.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
2 21 (60.00%) C#
3 20 (57.14%) SQL
4 17 (48.57%) T-SQL
5 13 (37.14%) VB
5 13 (37.14%) VB.NET
6 11 (31.43%) VBScript
7 10 (28.57%) VB6
8 2 (5.71%) UniBasic
8 2 (5.71%) C++
8 2 (5.71%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) Remedy
4 2 (5.71%) QNX
4 2 (5.71%) Infragistics
5 1 (2.86%) SendGrid
5 1 (2.86%) Borland
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
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