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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 15 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 29 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 9.86% 5.74% 3.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 53.70% 35.29% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 6
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £34,850 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
54 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 18.37% 16.27% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 18
Average salary £52,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (92.11%) .NET
2 30 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 30 (78.95%) ASP.NET
2 30 (78.95%) WCF
3 29 (76.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (76.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (73.68%) CSS
5 27 (71.05%) .NET Framework
6 24 (63.16%) C#
6 24 (63.16%) MVC
7 23 (60.53%) jQuery
8 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (52.63%) Ajax
9 20 (52.63%) OOD
10 19 (50.00%) XML
10 19 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 19 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 19 (50.00%) TDD
10 19 (50.00%) Scrum
10 19 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
10 19 (50.00%) LINQ
10 19 (50.00%) Moq
10 19 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (50.00%) Ruby
10 19 (50.00%) ReSharper
10 19 (50.00%) Unit Testing
10 19 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
11 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 14 (36.84%) Microsoft

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
1 12 (31.58%) SharePoint 2013
2 8 (21.05%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (5.26%) TeamSite
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS Visio
2 7 (18.42%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) Intranet
2 1 (2.63%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 29 (76.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (76.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (50.00%) Moq
2 19 (50.00%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Automotive
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 19 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 11 (28.95%) Senior Developer
5 10 (26.32%) Ruby Developer
6 8 (21.05%) Web Developer
6 8 (21.05%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (18.42%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (10.53%) SharePoint Administrator
9 2 (5.26%) Administrator
10 1 (2.63%) Junior
10 1 (2.63%) Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Test Manager
10 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) Junior Web Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Junior Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Designer
10 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Designer
10 1 (2.63%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (92.11%) .NET
2 30 (78.95%) ASP.NET
2 30 (78.95%) WCF
3 28 (73.68%) CSS
4 27 (71.05%) .NET Framework
5 23 (60.53%) jQuery
6 22 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (52.63%) Ajax
8 19 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 19 (50.00%) XML
8 19 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 19 (50.00%) LINQ
8 19 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
9 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 11 (28.95%) HTML
11 8 (21.05%) Web Services
11 8 (21.05%) HTML5
12 7 (18.42%) JSON
13 3 (7.89%) WPF
13 3 (7.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) MVC
2 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (52.63%) OOD
4 19 (50.00%) Scrum
4 19 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
4 19 (50.00%) TDD
4 19 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (23.68%) ITIL
6 8 (21.05%) OO
7 7 (18.42%) Workflow
8 5 (13.16%) Migration
9 3 (7.89%) Content Management
9 3 (7.89%) Document Management
10 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.26%) Web Development
10 2 (5.26%) Line Management
10 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.63%) Test Management
11 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) C#
2 19 (50.00%) Ruby
3 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 6 (15.79%) VBScript
4 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.53%) VB
6 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Nintex
3 2 (5.26%) Remedy
3 2 (5.26%) Infragistics
4 1 (2.63%) HP
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