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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 48 41 68
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +27
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 42 50 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.93% 4.83% 3.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 38.18% 34.01% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 43
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £29,700 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
110 147 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.30% 14.20% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 100 109 233
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 63 (78.75%) C#
1 63 (78.75%) .NET
2 60 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 58 (72.50%) JavaScript
4 51 (63.75%) HTML
5 50 (62.50%) ASP.NET
6 46 (57.50%) CSS
7 43 (53.75%) jQuery
8 42 (52.50%) .NET Framework
8 42 (52.50%) SQL
9 37 (46.25%) XML
10 36 (45.00%) MVC
11 35 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 32 (40.00%) MS Excel
13 29 (36.25%) Web Services
14 28 (35.00%) WCF
15 25 (31.25%) Client/Server
15 25 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
16 22 (27.50%) Microsoft
17 20 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
18 18 (22.50%) ADO.NET
19 17 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
19 17 (21.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 15 (18.75%) HTML5
20 15 (18.75%) Finance
21 14 (17.50%) Content Management
21 14 (17.50%) LINQ
21 14 (17.50%) Web Development
21 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 13 (16.25%) CMS
2 4 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.75%) Moodle
4 1 (1.25%) DNN
Applications
1 32 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
2 3 (3.75%) Adobe Captivate
2 3 (3.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (16.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (21.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (5.00%) NUnit
4 3 (3.75%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (3.75%) Xcode
4 3 (3.75%) Android Studio
5 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
2 13 (16.25%) Marketing
3 4 (5.00%) Legal
4 3 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 59 (73.75%) Developer
2 29 (36.25%) .NET Developer
3 20 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 14 (17.50%) C# Developer
4 14 (17.50%) .NET Web Developer
5 13 (16.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (16.25%) Software Developer
6 9 (11.25%) .NET Team Leader
6 9 (11.25%) Team Leader
6 9 (11.25%) Development Team Leader
7 8 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Analyst
7 8 (10.00%) Test Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Tester
8 5 (6.25%) Software Tester
8 5 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (5.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (78.75%) .NET
2 51 (63.75%) HTML
3 50 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 46 (57.50%) CSS
5 43 (53.75%) jQuery
6 42 (52.50%) .NET Framework
7 37 (46.25%) XML
8 35 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (36.25%) Web Services
10 28 (35.00%) WCF
11 18 (22.50%) ADO.NET
12 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 15 (18.75%) HTML5
13 14 (17.50%) LINQ
13 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 10 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
14 10 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 7 (8.75%) CSS3
16 6 (7.50%) WPF
17 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.25%) Client/Server
2 11 (13.75%) Mobile App
3 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.75%) Social Media
5 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.00%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.75%) W3C
7 3 (3.75%) E-Learning
7 3 (3.75%) SCORM
7 3 (3.75%) Graphic Design
7 3 (3.75%) Learning Management System
8 2 (2.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Windows
2 5 (6.25%) Android
2 5 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.00%) UNIX
3 4 (5.00%) Solaris
3 4 (5.00%) Linux
4 3 (3.75%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.00%) MVC
2 17 (21.25%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.50%) Content Management
3 14 (17.50%) Web Development
4 7 (8.75%) Test Scripting
5 6 (7.50%) Multithreading
5 6 (7.50%) Automated Testing
5 6 (7.50%) Software Engineering
6 5 (6.25%) CRM
6 5 (6.25%) Scrum
6 5 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 5 (6.25%) System Testing
7 4 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.00%) Integration Testing
7 4 (5.00%) Test Management
7 4 (5.00%) TDD
7 4 (5.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (3.75%) ITIL
8 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 63 (78.75%) C#
2 58 (72.50%) JavaScript
3 42 (52.50%) SQL
4 13 (16.25%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.50%) C++
6 5 (6.25%) Java
7 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.75%) C
8 3 (3.75%) PHP
8 3 (3.75%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Degree
2 7 (8.75%) ISEB
3 5 (6.25%) MCP
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.50%) MCAD
4 2 (2.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) WCAG
1 3 (3.75%) Section 508
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Sencha
2 4 (5.00%) VMware
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
2 4 (5.00%) Sybase
3 3 (3.75%) Adobe
3 3 (3.75%) SumTotal
3 3 (3.75%) Saba
4 2 (2.50%) Telerik
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