The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 45 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 49 52 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.21% 4.62% 6.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.92% 26.80% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 47 52 52
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
182 194 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.62% 17.24% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 169 175 141
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Visual Studio
Buckinghamshire

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 23 July 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 100 (82.64%) .NET
2 94 (77.69%) C#
3 93 (76.86%) SQL Server
4 65 (53.72%) JavaScript
5 57 (47.11%) SQL
6 56 (46.28%) ASP.NET
7 53 (43.80%) HTML
8 41 (33.88%) MVC
9 40 (33.06%) Windows
10 38 (31.40%) Microsoft
11 37 (30.58%) CSS
12 35 (28.93%) T-SQL
13 34 (28.10%) VB.NET
13 34 (28.10%) Team Foundation Server
14 31 (25.62%) jQuery
14 31 (25.62%) XML
15 30 (24.79%) Degree
15 30 (24.79%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (19.83%) SQL Server 2008
16 24 (19.83%) WCF
17 23 (19.01%) Computer Science
18 22 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 21 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
20 20 (16.53%) .NET Framework
21 18 (14.88%) Web Services
22 17 (14.05%) Finance
22 17 (14.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 17 (14.05%) WPF
23 15 (12.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
23 15 (12.40%) ITIL

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 8 (6.61%) IIS
1 8 (6.61%) CMS
2 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.31%) MS Office
3 3 (2.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.83%) SunGard Martini
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (76.86%) SQL Server
2 24 (19.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (14.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.13%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.83%) MS Access
8 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (28.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (12.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 14 (11.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 10 (8.26%) Git (software)
5 8 (6.61%) NUnit
6 3 (2.48%) Subversion
6 3 (2.48%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (14.05%) Finance
2 10 (8.26%) Automotive
3 7 (5.79%) Aerospace
3 7 (5.79%) Marketing
4 6 (4.96%) Games
5 4 (3.31%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.48%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.48%) Back Office
7 1 (0.83%) Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (75.21%) Developer
2 38 (31.40%) .NET Developer
3 31 (25.62%) C# Developer
4 29 (23.97%) Analyst
5 27 (22.31%) Software Developer
6 24 (19.83%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (17.36%) Applications Support
8 18 (14.88%) Support Analyst
9 17 (14.05%) Applications Support Analyst
10 16 (13.22%) C# Software Developer
11 10 (8.26%) .NET Software Developer
11 10 (8.26%) C++ Developer
12 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (7.44%) Senior Developer
12 9 (7.44%) Test Analyst
12 9 (7.44%) Web Developer
12 9 (7.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (6.61%) Applications Developer
13 8 (6.61%) VB.NET Developer
13 8 (6.61%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (82.64%) .NET
2 56 (46.28%) ASP.NET
3 53 (43.80%) HTML
4 37 (30.58%) CSS
5 31 (25.62%) XML
5 31 (25.62%) jQuery
6 30 (24.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (19.83%) WCF
8 20 (16.53%) .NET Framework
9 18 (14.88%) Web Services
10 17 (14.05%) WPF
11 13 (10.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 11 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (9.09%) JSON
12 11 (9.09%) Ajax
13 9 (7.44%) WinForms
14 7 (5.79%) XHTML
14 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (5.79%) Ext JS
15 6 (4.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.01%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.92%) Clustering
3 8 (6.61%) Mathematics
3 8 (6.61%) Physics
4 6 (4.96%) iPad
4 6 (4.96%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) iPhone
6 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 40 (33.06%) Windows
2 15 (12.40%) Linux
3 11 (9.09%) Solaris
3 11 (9.09%) UNIX
4 7 (5.79%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.88%) MVC
2 21 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.40%) ITIL
3 15 (12.40%) OOD
4 11 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 11 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 10 (8.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (6.61%) High Availability
7 7 (5.79%) Scrum
8 6 (4.96%) Software Engineering
8 6 (4.96%) Software Testing
8 6 (4.96%) UML
8 6 (4.96%) Test Automation
8 6 (4.96%) Test Scripting
8 6 (4.96%) iOS Development
9 5 (4.13%) Web Design
9 5 (4.13%) TDD
10 4 (3.31%) Web Development
10 4 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (3.31%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (77.69%) C#
2 65 (53.72%) JavaScript
3 57 (47.11%) SQL
4 35 (28.93%) T-SQL
5 34 (28.10%) VB.NET
6 12 (9.92%) C++
7 3 (2.48%) PHP
7 3 (2.48%) C
8 1 (0.83%) VB
8 1 (0.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (24.79%) Degree
2 10 (8.26%) ISEB
2 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.96%) MCP
3 6 (4.96%) MCAD
3 6 (4.96%) MCSD
3 6 (4.96%) PhD
4 4 (3.31%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.31%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 38 (31.40%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.09%) Oracle
2 11 (9.09%) Sybase
3 9 (7.44%) Sencha
4 5 (4.13%) Google
5 4 (3.31%) Sage
6 3 (2.48%) Rogue Wave
7 2 (1.65%) VMware
7 2 (1.65%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.83%) SunGard
8 1 (0.83%) Apple
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