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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 48 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 60 54 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.06% 4.43% 5.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.59% 27.84% 33.50%
Number of salaries quoted 58 52 66
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,619 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
244 194 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.51% 15.93% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 223 176 179
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £32,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 2 July 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 119 (97.54%) C#
2 109 (89.34%) .NET
3 99 (81.15%) ASP.NET
4 98 (80.33%) SQL
5 92 (75.41%) SQL Server
6 85 (69.67%) JavaScript
7 84 (68.85%) HTML
8 83 (68.03%) CSS
8 83 (68.03%) jQuery
9 74 (60.66%) WCF
9 74 (60.66%) XML
10 63 (51.64%) T-SQL
11 62 (50.82%) .NET Framework
12 57 (46.72%) MVC
13 55 (45.08%) HTML5
14 43 (35.25%) Client/Server
15 42 (34.43%) Marketing
16 38 (31.15%) ASP.NET MVC
17 35 (28.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 35 (28.69%) Web Services
18 33 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
19 32 (26.23%) Mobile App
20 31 (25.41%) MS Excel
21 29 (23.77%) ADO.NET
22 26 (21.31%) Scrum
22 26 (21.31%) Windows
23 24 (19.67%) Social Media
24 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
24 22 (18.03%) System Testing
25 20 (16.39%) Computer Science

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 8 (6.56%) CMS
2 7 (5.74%) Moodle
3 6 (4.92%) IIS
4 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.64%) SAS
6 1 (0.82%) DNN
6 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (25.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.74%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.74%) Adobe Captivate
2 7 (5.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.64%) MS Office
4 1 (0.82%) MS Project
4 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.82%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) DNS
2 1 (0.82%) Intranet
2 1 (0.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (75.41%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (8.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.46%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (28.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 12 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.38%) NUnit
4 8 (6.56%) ReSharper
4 8 (6.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (6.56%) Android Studio
4 8 (6.56%) Xcode
5 7 (5.74%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (4.10%) Git (software)
General
1 42 (34.43%) Marketing
2 13 (10.66%) Electronics
3 8 (6.56%) Back Office
4 4 (3.28%) Law
5 3 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.46%) Finance
6 2 (1.64%) Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.82%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 99 (81.15%) Developer
2 57 (46.72%) Web Developer
3 55 (45.08%) .NET Developer
4 43 (35.25%) .NET Web Developer
5 13 (10.66%) Software Engineer
5 13 (10.66%) Analyst
5 13 (10.66%) Software Developer
6 12 (9.84%) Senior Developer
7 11 (9.02%) C# Developer
7 11 (9.02%) C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (8.20%) Applications Support Analyst
8 10 (8.20%) Support Analyst
8 10 (8.20%) Applications Support
8 10 (8.20%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (7.38%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (6.56%) Lead Developer
11 6 (4.92%) Database Developer
12 5 (4.10%) Technical Developer
13 3 (2.46%) E-Learning Developer
13 3 (2.46%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (89.34%) .NET
2 99 (81.15%) ASP.NET
3 84 (68.85%) HTML
4 83 (68.03%) CSS
4 83 (68.03%) jQuery
5 74 (60.66%) XML
5 74 (60.66%) WCF
6 62 (50.82%) .NET Framework
7 55 (45.08%) HTML5
8 38 (31.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 35 (28.69%) Web Services
10 29 (23.77%) ADO.NET
11 16 (13.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 15 (12.30%) LINQ
13 14 (11.48%) WPF
13 14 (11.48%) Entity Framework
14 7 (5.74%) WinForms
14 7 (5.74%) Flash
15 5 (4.10%) Sass
15 5 (4.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 43 (35.25%) Client/Server
2 32 (26.23%) Mobile App
3 24 (19.67%) Social Media
4 20 (16.39%) Computer Science
5 13 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (9.84%) Mathematics
7 11 (9.02%) Physics
8 8 (6.56%) Artificial Intelligence
8 8 (6.56%) W3C
8 8 (6.56%) E-Learning
9 7 (5.74%) SCORM
9 7 (5.74%) Graphic Design
9 7 (5.74%) Learning Management System
10 2 (1.64%) Clustering
10 2 (1.64%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.64%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.82%) User Experience
11 1 (0.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.31%) Windows
2 11 (9.02%) Linux
3 10 (8.20%) Android
3 10 (8.20%) Apple iOS
4 8 (6.56%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (46.72%) MVC
2 33 (27.05%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (21.31%) Scrum
4 22 (18.03%) System Testing
5 15 (12.30%) TDD
6 13 (10.66%) Software Engineering
7 12 (9.84%) Web Development
8 9 (7.38%) Content Management
8 9 (7.38%) Workflow
8 9 (7.38%) Image Processing
8 9 (7.38%) Pattern Recognition
9 8 (6.56%) Mobile Development
9 8 (6.56%) Programme Management
10 7 (5.74%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (3.28%) Unit Testing
11 4 (3.28%) Multithreading
12 3 (2.46%) MVVM
12 3 (2.46%) ITIL
13 2 (1.64%) ETL
13 2 (1.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 119 (97.54%) C#
2 98 (80.33%) SQL
3 85 (69.67%) JavaScript
4 63 (51.64%) T-SQL
5 12 (9.84%) C++
6 11 (9.02%) Python
7 8 (6.56%) Objective-C
7 8 (6.56%) Apple Swift
7 8 (6.56%) Java
7 8 (6.56%) PHP
8 2 (1.64%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.64%) X++
8 2 (1.64%) XAML
9 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.82%) C
9 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (16.39%) Degree
2 11 (9.02%) PhD
3 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) WCAG
1 8 (6.56%) Section 508
2 2 (1.64%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Firmware
2 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 22 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.56%) Adobe
3 7 (5.74%) SumTotal
3 7 (5.74%) Saba
4 4 (3.28%) Telerik
5 2 (1.64%) Metastorm
6 1 (0.82%) VMware
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