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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 38 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 73 78 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.36% 5.95% 6.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.86% 36.45% 33.77%
Number of salaries quoted 72 74 77
Average salary £40,000 £37,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% -12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,100 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £50,000 £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
262 214 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.24% 16.32% 18.63%
Number of salaries quoted 222 188 220
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £31,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 20 April 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 102 (88.70%) C#
2 98 (85.22%) .NET
3 91 (79.13%) SQL Server
4 85 (73.91%) ASP.NET
5 81 (70.43%) SQL
6 79 (68.70%) JavaScript
7 73 (63.48%) HTML
8 70 (60.87%) jQuery
9 69 (60.00%) CSS
10 66 (57.39%) XML
11 63 (54.78%) .NET Framework
12 62 (53.91%) WCF
13 55 (47.83%) MVC
14 53 (46.09%) T-SQL
15 45 (39.13%) HTML5
16 44 (38.26%) Client/Server
17 43 (37.39%) ASP.NET MVC
18 42 (36.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 40 (34.78%) Marketing
20 38 (33.04%) MS Excel
21 35 (30.43%) Web Services
22 34 (29.57%) ADO.NET
22 34 (29.57%) Mobile App
23 25 (21.74%) Social Media
23 25 (21.74%) Microsoft
24 24 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
24 24 (20.87%) SQL Server 2008
25 21 (18.26%) Windows
26 20 (17.39%) LINQ
27 18 (15.65%) Team Foundation Server

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 15 (13.04%) CMS
2 8 (6.96%) Moodle
3 3 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.61%) IIS
3 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.87%) DNN
Applications
1 38 (33.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.96%) Photoshop
2 8 (6.96%) Adobe Captivate
2 8 (6.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (3.48%) MS Office
4 1 (0.87%) MS Project
4 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (79.13%) SQL Server
2 24 (20.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (12.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.09%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (36.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 18 (15.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (8.70%) NUnit
4 9 (7.83%) Android Studio
4 9 (7.83%) Xcode
5 8 (6.96%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (4.35%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.74%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 40 (34.78%) Marketing
2 6 (5.22%) Finance
3 5 (4.35%) Electronics
4 4 (3.48%) Law
5 2 (1.74%) Banking
5 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 90 (78.26%) Developer
2 48 (41.74%) .NET Developer
3 46 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 35 (30.43%) .NET Web Developer
5 16 (13.91%) Analyst
6 12 (10.43%) Software Developer
6 12 (10.43%) C# Developer
7 11 (9.57%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (7.83%) Lead Developer
10 8 (6.96%) Support Analyst
10 8 (6.96%) Applications Support
10 8 (6.96%) Applications Support Analyst
11 6 (5.22%) Database Developer
11 6 (5.22%) Team Leader
11 6 (5.22%) Development Team Leader
11 6 (5.22%) Software Engineer
11 6 (5.22%) .NET Team Leader
12 5 (4.35%) Technical Developer
12 5 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (85.22%) .NET
2 85 (73.91%) ASP.NET
3 73 (63.48%) HTML
4 70 (60.87%) jQuery
5 69 (60.00%) CSS
6 66 (57.39%) XML
7 63 (54.78%) .NET Framework
8 62 (53.91%) WCF
9 45 (39.13%) HTML5
10 43 (37.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 35 (30.43%) Web Services
12 34 (29.57%) ADO.NET
13 20 (17.39%) LINQ
14 15 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (12.17%) Entity Framework
16 13 (11.30%) WPF
17 8 (6.96%) Flash
17 8 (6.96%) WinForms
18 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 6 (5.22%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 44 (38.26%) Client/Server
2 34 (29.57%) Mobile App
3 25 (21.74%) Social Media
4 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (10.43%) Computer Science
6 9 (7.83%) W3C
6 9 (7.83%) E-Learning
7 8 (6.96%) SCORM
7 8 (6.96%) Graphic Design
7 8 (6.96%) Learning Management System
8 4 (3.48%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.61%) Physics
9 3 (2.61%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.74%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.26%) Windows
2 12 (10.43%) Android
2 12 (10.43%) Apple iOS
3 9 (7.83%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (4.35%) Linux
5 3 (2.61%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.74%) UNIX
6 2 (1.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (47.83%) MVC
2 24 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.17%) Web Development
3 14 (12.17%) Scrum
4 13 (11.30%) Content Management
4 13 (11.30%) System Testing
5 10 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 10 (8.70%) TDD
6 9 (7.83%) Workflow
6 9 (7.83%) Programme Management
6 9 (7.83%) Mobile Development
7 8 (6.96%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (6.09%) Multithreading
9 5 (4.35%) Test Scripting
9 5 (4.35%) CRM
10 4 (3.48%) Automated Testing
11 3 (2.61%) ITIL
11 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2
12 2 (1.74%) Regression Testing
12 2 (1.74%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 102 (88.70%) C#
2 81 (70.43%) SQL
3 79 (68.70%) JavaScript
4 53 (46.09%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.70%) Java
6 9 (7.83%) PHP
6 9 (7.83%) Objective-C
7 6 (5.22%) C++
8 3 (2.61%) C
8 3 (2.61%) Python
8 3 (2.61%) XAML
9 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (11.30%) Degree
2 5 (4.35%) MCP
3 4 (3.48%) ISEB
4 3 (2.61%) PhD
5 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.74%) MCAD
5 2 (1.74%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) WCAG
1 9 (7.83%) Section 508
System Software
1 4 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.61%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.83%) Adobe
3 8 (6.96%) SumTotal
3 8 (6.96%) Saba
4 4 (3.48%) VMware
5 3 (2.61%) Telerik
6 2 (1.74%) Sencha
6 2 (1.74%) Metastorm
6 2 (1.74%) Oracle
6 2 (1.74%) Sybase
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