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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 46 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 73 62 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.01% 5.18% 5.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.45% 29.81% 30.52%
Number of salaries quoted 72 61 65
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
276 208 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.96% 17.36% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 237 184 194
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 27 May 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 110 (93.22%) C#
2 105 (88.98%) .NET
3 94 (79.66%) ASP.NET
4 93 (78.81%) SQL Server
5 90 (76.27%) SQL
6 80 (67.80%) HTML
7 79 (66.95%) JavaScript
8 77 (65.25%) CSS
8 77 (65.25%) jQuery
9 70 (59.32%) WCF
9 70 (59.32%) XML
10 67 (56.78%) .NET Framework
11 58 (49.15%) T-SQL
12 56 (47.46%) MVC
13 53 (44.92%) HTML5
14 45 (38.14%) Client/Server
15 43 (36.44%) Marketing
16 41 (34.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 39 (33.05%) ASP.NET MVC
18 36 (30.51%) Web Services
18 36 (30.51%) Mobile App
19 34 (28.81%) MS Excel
20 32 (27.12%) ADO.NET
20 32 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
21 27 (22.88%) Social Media
22 25 (21.19%) Microsoft
23 24 (20.34%) Scrum
24 23 (19.49%) Windows
25 19 (16.10%) LINQ
26 17 (14.41%) SQL Server 2008

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 12 (10.17%) CMS
2 8 (6.78%) Moodle
3 4 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.39%) IIS
3 4 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.85%) SAS
4 1 (0.85%) DNN
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (28.81%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.78%) Photoshop
2 8 (6.78%) Adobe Captivate
2 8 (6.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.69%) MS Office
4 1 (0.85%) MS Project
4 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) HTTP
2 1 (0.85%) Intranet
2 1 (0.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (78.81%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (9.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 41 (34.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 12 (10.17%) NUnit
2 12 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.63%) Android Studio
3 9 (7.63%) Xcode
4 8 (6.78%) Dreamweaver
5 6 (5.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (5.08%) ReSharper
6 5 (4.24%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 43 (36.44%) Marketing
2 10 (8.47%) Electronics
3 6 (5.08%) Back Office
4 4 (3.39%) Finance
4 4 (3.39%) Law
5 2 (1.69%) Banking
5 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 94 (79.66%) Developer
2 53 (44.92%) .NET Developer
3 52 (44.07%) Web Developer
4 38 (32.20%) .NET Web Developer
5 15 (12.71%) Senior Developer
6 13 (11.02%) Analyst
6 13 (11.02%) C# Developer
7 12 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (9.32%) Software Developer
9 10 (8.47%) Software Engineer
10 9 (7.63%) Lead Developer
11 8 (6.78%) Applications Support Analyst
11 8 (6.78%) C++ Software Engineer
11 8 (6.78%) Support Analyst
11 8 (6.78%) Applications Support
11 8 (6.78%) Senior Software Developer
12 6 (5.08%) Database Developer
13 5 (4.24%) Technical Developer
14 4 (3.39%) Senior .NET Developer
14 4 (3.39%) E-Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (88.98%) .NET
2 94 (79.66%) ASP.NET
3 80 (67.80%) HTML
4 77 (65.25%) jQuery
4 77 (65.25%) CSS
5 70 (59.32%) XML
5 70 (59.32%) WCF
6 67 (56.78%) .NET Framework
7 53 (44.92%) HTML5
8 39 (33.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (30.51%) Web Services
10 32 (27.12%) ADO.NET
11 19 (16.10%) LINQ
12 15 (12.71%) WPF
12 15 (12.71%) Entity Framework
13 14 (11.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (8.47%) WinForms
15 8 (6.78%) Flash
16 5 (4.24%) Sass
16 5 (4.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (38.14%) Client/Server
2 36 (30.51%) Mobile App
3 27 (22.88%) Social Media
4 16 (13.56%) Computer Science
5 14 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (7.63%) Mathematics
6 9 (7.63%) W3C
6 9 (7.63%) E-Learning
7 8 (6.78%) SCORM
7 8 (6.78%) Physics
7 8 (6.78%) Learning Management System
7 8 (6.78%) Graphic Design
8 5 (4.24%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (1.69%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.85%) User Experience
10 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.49%) Windows
2 11 (9.32%) Android
2 11 (9.32%) Apple iOS
3 10 (8.47%) Linux
4 9 (7.63%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.69%) Solaris
5 2 (1.69%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (47.46%) MVC
2 32 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (20.34%) Scrum
4 16 (13.56%) TDD
4 16 (13.56%) System Testing
5 11 (9.32%) Software Engineering
5 11 (9.32%) Web Development
6 10 (8.47%) Content Management
6 10 (8.47%) Workflow
7 9 (7.63%) Programme Management
7 9 (7.63%) Mobile Development
8 8 (6.78%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (5.08%) Multithreading
9 6 (5.08%) Image Processing
9 6 (5.08%) Pattern Recognition
10 4 (3.39%) Test Scripting
11 2 (1.69%) Unit Testing
11 2 (1.69%) ITIL
11 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2
11 2 (1.69%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 110 (93.22%) C#
2 90 (76.27%) SQL
3 79 (66.95%) JavaScript
4 58 (49.15%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.47%) C++
6 9 (7.63%) Java
6 9 (7.63%) PHP
6 9 (7.63%) Objective-C
6 9 (7.63%) Apple Swift
7 8 (6.78%) Python
8 2 (1.69%) XAML
9 1 (0.85%) C
9 1 (0.85%) X++
9 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (14.41%) Degree
2 8 (6.78%) PhD
3 4 (3.39%) MCP
4 3 (2.54%) ISEB
4 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.69%) MCAD
5 2 (1.69%) MCSD
6 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.63%) WCAG
1 9 (7.63%) Section 508
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.69%) Firmware
3 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 25 (21.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.63%) Adobe
3 8 (6.78%) SumTotal
3 8 (6.78%) Saba
4 4 (3.39%) VMware
5 3 (2.54%) Telerik
6 2 (1.69%) Sencha
6 2 (1.69%) Metastorm
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle
6 2 (1.69%) Sybase
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