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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 55 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 39 35 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.51% 3.36% 3.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.26% 25.00% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 41
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,300 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
138 140 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.41% 13.42% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 114 109 202
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 67 (75.28%) SQL Server
2 65 (73.03%) JavaScript
3 64 (71.91%) .NET
4 61 (68.54%) C#
5 58 (65.17%) HTML
6 51 (57.30%) ASP.NET
7 47 (52.81%) CSS
8 42 (47.19%) jQuery
8 42 (47.19%) SQL
9 41 (46.07%) MVC
9 41 (46.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (41.57%) XML
11 33 (37.08%) .NET Framework
12 31 (34.83%) Web Services
12 31 (34.83%) MS Excel
13 28 (31.46%) Microsoft
14 25 (28.09%) SQL Server 2008
15 24 (26.97%) Finance
16 22 (24.72%) WCF
17 21 (23.60%) Team Foundation Server
18 19 (21.35%) Client/Server
19 18 (20.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
20 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET MVC 3
21 14 (15.73%) ADO.NET
21 14 (15.73%) Windows
21 14 (15.73%) HTTP
22 13 (14.61%) C++
22 13 (14.61%) Linux
23 12 (13.48%) Content Management

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (10.11%) CMS
2 5 (5.62%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (4.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (34.83%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.37%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (75.28%) SQL Server
2 25 (28.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (13.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (10.11%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (23.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (12.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.25%) NUnit
3 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (26.97%) Finance
2 9 (10.11%) Marketing
3 8 (8.99%) Automotive
4 6 (6.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (4.49%) Legal
6 3 (3.37%) Aerospace
7 2 (2.25%) Games
8 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (75.28%) Developer
2 32 (35.96%) .NET Developer
3 19 (21.35%) C# Developer
4 18 (20.22%) Web Developer
5 16 (17.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (15.73%) .NET Web Developer
7 13 (14.61%) Software Developer
8 8 (8.99%) Analyst
8 8 (8.99%) Test Analyst
8 8 (8.99%) C++ Developer
8 8 (8.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (7.87%) .NET Team Leader
9 7 (7.87%) Team Leader
9 7 (7.87%) Development Team Leader
10 6 (6.74%) VB.NET Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Software Tester
10 6 (6.74%) Tester
11 5 (5.62%) SharePoint Developer
11 5 (5.62%) Software Test Analyst
12 4 (4.49%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (71.91%) .NET
2 58 (65.17%) HTML
3 51 (57.30%) ASP.NET
4 47 (52.81%) CSS
5 42 (47.19%) jQuery
6 41 (46.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (41.57%) XML
8 33 (37.08%) .NET Framework
9 31 (34.83%) Web Services
10 22 (24.72%) WCF
11 18 (20.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 16 (17.98%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 14 (15.73%) ADO.NET
14 11 (12.36%) LINQ
14 11 (12.36%) HTML5
15 10 (11.24%) CSS3
15 10 (11.24%) Ajax
15 10 (11.24%) JSON
16 9 (10.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 9 (10.11%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.35%) Client/Server
2 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.49%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.25%) Social Media
5 2 (2.25%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.25%) Physics
6 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) Windows
2 13 (14.61%) Linux
3 10 (11.24%) Solaris
3 10 (11.24%) UNIX
4 1 (1.12%) Android
4 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.07%) MVC
2 18 (20.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.48%) Content Management
3 12 (13.48%) Web Development
4 11 (12.36%) Multithreading
5 10 (11.24%) Software Engineering
6 8 (8.99%) Test Scripting
7 6 (6.74%) Test Automation
7 6 (6.74%) Automated Testing
8 5 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (5.62%) CRM
9 4 (4.49%) System Testing
9 4 (4.49%) Regression Testing
9 4 (4.49%) Integration Testing
9 4 (4.49%) Test Management
10 3 (3.37%) Time Management
10 3 (3.37%) Scrum
11 2 (2.25%) ITIL
11 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 65 (73.03%) JavaScript
2 61 (68.54%) C#
3 42 (47.19%) SQL
4 13 (14.61%) C++
5 9 (10.11%) VB.NET
6 8 (8.99%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.37%) C
8 3 (3.37%) Java
9 1 (1.12%) XAML
9 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) ISEB
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.49%) MCP
3 2 (2.25%) MCAD
3 2 (2.25%) MCSD
3 2 (2.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.12%) Firmware
Vendors
1 28 (31.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.24%) Oracle
2 10 (11.24%) Sybase
3 7 (7.87%) Sencha
4 3 (3.37%) Sage
4 3 (3.37%) VMware
5 2 (2.25%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.12%) Telerik
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Salary: 48-55k
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: 45-50k
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago