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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 55 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 51 52 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.65% 4.60% 5.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.59% 29.05% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 45 48 47
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
290 179 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.73% 15.84% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 265 163 151
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 28 August 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 124 (97.64%) C#
2 111 (87.40%) .NET
3 98 (77.17%) ASP.NET
4 97 (76.38%) SQL
5 94 (74.02%) SQL Server
6 83 (65.35%) JavaScript
7 79 (62.20%) HTML
7 79 (62.20%) jQuery
8 78 (61.42%) CSS
9 71 (55.91%) WCF
10 63 (49.61%) XML
11 61 (48.03%) .NET Framework
12 53 (41.73%) T-SQL
12 53 (41.73%) MVC
13 46 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
14 45 (35.43%) HTML5
15 40 (31.50%) Scrum
16 32 (25.20%) ASP.NET MVC
17 31 (24.41%) Windows
18 29 (22.83%) Client/Server
18 29 (22.83%) Marketing
19 26 (20.47%) Web Services
20 25 (19.69%) Degree
20 25 (19.69%) Computer Science
21 24 (18.90%) System Testing
21 24 (18.90%) Team Foundation Server
22 22 (17.32%) Entity Framework
23 21 (16.54%) MS Excel
23 21 (16.54%) Microsoft
23 21 (16.54%) TDD

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (7.09%) IIS
1 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.94%) CMS
2 5 (3.94%) Moodle
3 4 (3.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.57%) SAS
5 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (16.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.94%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.94%) Adobe Captivate
2 5 (3.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.57%) MS Office
4 1 (0.79%) MS Project
4 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.79%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.36%) DNS
2 1 (0.79%) Intranet
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (74.02%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (6.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.36%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.36%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (18.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (14.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 17 (13.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 12 (9.45%) ReSharper
5 11 (8.66%) NUnit
6 6 (4.72%) Xcode
6 6 (4.72%) Android Studio
7 5 (3.94%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (3.15%) Selenium
9 2 (1.57%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.79%) HP UFT
General
1 29 (22.83%) Marketing
2 15 (11.81%) Electronics
3 12 (9.45%) Back Office
4 5 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.94%) Finance
5 4 (3.15%) Law
6 2 (1.57%) Legal
6 2 (1.57%) Banking
6 2 (1.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.79%) Retail
7 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (80.31%) Developer
2 53 (41.73%) Web Developer
3 52 (40.94%) .NET Developer
4 40 (31.50%) .NET Web Developer
5 20 (15.75%) Software Developer
6 15 (11.81%) Senior Developer
6 15 (11.81%) C# Developer
6 15 (11.81%) Software Engineer
7 14 (11.02%) C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (9.45%) Senior Software Developer
9 10 (7.87%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (7.09%) Analyst
11 6 (4.72%) Lead Developer
11 6 (4.72%) Database Developer
12 5 (3.94%) Technical Developer
12 5 (3.94%) Applications Support Analyst
12 5 (3.94%) Support Analyst
12 5 (3.94%) Applications Support
13 3 (2.36%) Systems Analyst
13 3 (2.36%) E-Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (87.40%) .NET
2 98 (77.17%) ASP.NET
3 79 (62.20%) HTML
3 79 (62.20%) jQuery
4 78 (61.42%) CSS
5 71 (55.91%) WCF
6 63 (49.61%) XML
7 61 (48.03%) .NET Framework
8 45 (35.43%) HTML5
9 32 (25.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (20.47%) Web Services
11 22 (17.32%) Entity Framework
12 20 (15.75%) LINQ
12 20 (15.75%) WPF
13 19 (14.96%) ADO.NET
14 12 (9.45%) WinForms
15 11 (8.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 7 (5.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 5 (3.94%) Sass
17 5 (3.94%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.83%) Client/Server
2 25 (19.69%) Computer Science
3 20 (15.75%) Mobile App
4 14 (11.02%) Social Media
4 14 (11.02%) Mathematics
4 14 (11.02%) Physics
5 11 (8.66%) Artificial Intelligence
6 9 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (6.30%) E-Learning
8 6 (4.72%) W3C
9 5 (3.94%) SCORM
9 5 (3.94%) Graphic Design
9 5 (3.94%) Learning Management System
10 3 (2.36%) Clustering
10 3 (2.36%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.79%) User Experience
11 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 31 (24.41%) Windows
2 14 (11.02%) Linux
3 6 (4.72%) Windows Mobile
3 6 (4.72%) Android
3 6 (4.72%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.73%) MVC
2 46 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (31.50%) Scrum
4 24 (18.90%) System Testing
5 21 (16.54%) TDD
6 18 (14.17%) Software Engineering
7 14 (11.02%) Web Development
8 12 (9.45%) Image Processing
8 12 (9.45%) Pattern Recognition
9 8 (6.30%) Workflow
10 7 (5.51%) Content Management
10 7 (5.51%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.72%) Programme Management
11 6 (4.72%) Mobile Development
12 5 (3.94%) Web Application Development
12 5 (3.94%) Systems Analysis
13 4 (3.15%) MVVM
14 3 (2.36%) Performance Monitoring
14 3 (2.36%) SDLC
14 3 (2.36%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 124 (97.64%) C#
2 97 (76.38%) SQL
3 83 (65.35%) JavaScript
4 53 (41.73%) T-SQL
5 17 (13.39%) C++
6 14 (11.02%) Python
7 7 (5.51%) Java
8 6 (4.72%) PHP
8 6 (4.72%) Objective-C
8 6 (4.72%) Apple Swift
9 4 (3.15%) VB
10 3 (2.36%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.57%) X++
12 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (19.69%) Degree
2 14 (11.02%) PhD
3 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) ISEB
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) WCAG
1 6 (4.72%) Section 508
2 3 (2.36%) HL7
3 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (16.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.72%) Adobe
3 5 (3.94%) SumTotal
3 5 (3.94%) Saba
4 4 (3.15%) Telerik
5 3 (2.36%) Oracle
6 2 (1.57%) Metastorm
7 1 (0.79%) VMware
7 1 (0.79%) SAP
7 1 (0.79%) HP
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