The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 52 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 41 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.71% 3.36% 4.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.15% 28.03% 21.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 48
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
163 132 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.74% 11.99% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 130 114 190
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 70 (74.47%) JavaScript
2 69 (73.40%) SQL Server
3 65 (69.15%) .NET
4 63 (67.02%) HTML
5 62 (65.96%) C#
6 52 (55.32%) ASP.NET
7 49 (52.13%) CSS
8 44 (46.81%) jQuery
9 43 (45.74%) SQL
9 43 (45.74%) MVC
9 43 (45.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 38 (40.43%) XML
11 31 (32.98%) Web Services
12 29 (30.85%) MS Excel
12 29 (30.85%) Finance
13 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
13 28 (29.79%) .NET Framework
14 26 (27.66%) SQL Server 2008
14 26 (27.66%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (20.21%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 18 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 18 (19.15%) WCF
17 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (18.09%) Client/Server
17 17 (18.09%) HTTP
17 17 (18.09%) Linux
17 17 (18.09%) Windows
18 16 (17.02%) C++
19 14 (14.89%) Multithreading
20 13 (13.83%) SQL Server 2012

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 10 (10.64%) CMS
2 7 (7.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (30.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.26%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (73.40%) SQL Server
2 26 (27.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (13.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (10.64%) Relational Database
5 9 (9.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (27.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (10.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (30.85%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Automotive
3 8 (8.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (7.45%) Marketing
5 5 (5.32%) Aerospace
6 4 (4.26%) Games
6 4 (4.26%) Legal
7 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 74 (78.72%) Developer
2 32 (34.04%) .NET Developer
3 23 (24.47%) C# Developer
4 18 (19.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (17.02%) Web Developer
6 14 (14.89%) Software Developer
7 13 (13.83%) .NET Web Developer
8 12 (12.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (11.70%) C++ Developer
10 7 (7.45%) Analyst
10 7 (7.45%) Test Analyst
10 7 (7.45%) VB.NET Developer
10 7 (7.45%) SharePoint Developer
11 6 (6.38%) .NET Team Leader
11 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (6.38%) Team Leader
11 6 (6.38%) Development Team Leader
12 5 (5.32%) C# Software Developer
12 5 (5.32%) Tester
12 5 (5.32%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (69.15%) .NET
2 63 (67.02%) HTML
3 52 (55.32%) ASP.NET
4 49 (52.13%) CSS
5 44 (46.81%) jQuery
6 43 (45.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (40.43%) XML
8 31 (32.98%) Web Services
9 28 (29.79%) .NET Framework
10 19 (20.21%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 18 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 18 (19.15%) WCF
12 13 (13.83%) JSON
12 13 (13.83%) Ajax
13 12 (12.77%) ADO.NET
14 11 (11.70%) CSS3
15 10 (10.64%) Razor View Engine
15 10 (10.64%) HTML5
15 10 (10.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 10 (10.64%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Client/Server
2 10 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.26%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.26%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (4.26%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.26%) Physics
4 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.06%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.09%) Linux
1 17 (18.09%) Windows
2 13 (13.83%) Solaris
2 13 (13.83%) UNIX
3 1 (1.06%) Android
3 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (45.74%) MVC
2 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (14.89%) Multithreading
4 12 (12.77%) Content Management
4 12 (12.77%) Web Development
5 9 (9.57%) Software Engineering
6 6 (6.38%) Test Automation
6 6 (6.38%) Test Scripting
6 6 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (5.32%) Automated Testing
7 5 (5.32%) CRM
8 4 (4.26%) OOD
8 4 (4.26%) UML
8 4 (4.26%) Regression Testing
8 4 (4.26%) Integration Testing
8 4 (4.26%) Test Management
8 4 (4.26%) System Testing
9 3 (3.19%) Time Management
9 3 (3.19%) Coaching
10 2 (2.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 70 (74.47%) JavaScript
2 62 (65.96%) C#
3 43 (45.74%) SQL
4 16 (17.02%) C++
5 10 (10.64%) VB.NET
6 7 (7.45%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.19%) C
8 3 (3.19%) Java
9 1 (1.06%) XAML
9 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) Degree
2 6 (6.38%) ISEB
3 4 (4.26%) PhD
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.06%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Firmware
1 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.83%) Oracle
2 13 (13.83%) Sybase
3 10 (10.64%) Sencha
4 4 (4.26%) Sage
5 2 (2.13%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.06%) Telerik
6 1 (1.06%) Rogue Wave
6 1 (1.06%) VMware
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 7 days ago