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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 76 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 25 41 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.38% 3.92% 5.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.20% 34.17% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 41
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
245 120 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 23.31% 11.48% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 234 111 112
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 61 (85.92%) .NET
2 60 (84.51%) C#
3 58 (81.69%) SQL Server
4 40 (56.34%) ASP.NET
4 40 (56.34%) WCF
5 37 (52.11%) JavaScript
6 33 (46.48%) jQuery
7 31 (43.66%) SQL
8 29 (40.85%) .NET Framework
8 29 (40.85%) WPF
9 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
9 27 (38.03%) Windows
10 24 (33.80%) HTML
10 24 (33.80%) CSS
10 24 (33.80%) MVC
11 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (30.99%) C++
13 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (26.76%) LINQ
15 18 (25.35%) AngularJS
15 18 (25.35%) XML
15 18 (25.35%) Finance
16 16 (22.54%) TDD
17 15 (21.13%) Degree
18 14 (19.72%) Scrum
18 14 (19.72%) WinForms
19 12 (16.90%) NUnit
19 12 (16.90%) Web Services
19 12 (16.90%) Oracle
20 11 (15.49%) Unix

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.63%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (4.23%) CMS
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.41%) IIS
4 1 (1.41%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (81.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.82%) Redis
5 1 (1.41%) MySQL
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) NUnit
2 9 (12.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (5.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.41%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.41%) Moq
6 1 (1.41%) MSTest
6 1 (1.41%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.41%) Selenium
6 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (25.35%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Banking
2 8 (11.27%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Retail
3 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 68 (95.77%) Developer
2 37 (52.11%) .NET Developer
3 32 (45.07%) C# Developer
4 25 (35.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (22.54%) Software Developer
6 13 (18.31%) .NET Web Developer
6 13 (18.31%) Web Developer
7 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (14.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (14.08%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (14.08%) C# Web Developer
8 8 (11.27%) C++ Developer
8 8 (11.27%) Graduate
8 8 (11.27%) Graduate Developer
8 8 (11.27%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (11.27%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 8 (11.27%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (11.27%) Senior Developer
9 5 (7.04%) SQL Developer
9 5 (7.04%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (85.92%) .NET
2 40 (56.34%) ASP.NET
2 40 (56.34%) WCF
3 33 (46.48%) jQuery
4 29 (40.85%) .NET Framework
4 29 (40.85%) WPF
5 24 (33.80%) CSS
5 24 (33.80%) HTML
6 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (26.76%) LINQ
8 18 (25.35%) AngularJS
8 18 (25.35%) XML
9 14 (19.72%) WinForms
10 12 (16.90%) Web Services
11 10 (14.08%) Ext JS
11 10 (14.08%) HTML5
12 9 (12.68%) Entity Framework
12 9 (12.68%) Silverlight
13 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (15.49%) Client/Server
2 8 (11.27%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.04%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.23%) Social Media
6 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.41%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (38.03%) Windows
2 11 (15.49%) Unix
3 3 (4.23%) Linux
4 2 (2.82%) Solaris
5 1 (1.41%) Android
5 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.80%) MVC
2 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.54%) TDD
4 14 (19.72%) Scrum
5 10 (14.08%) MVVM
6 9 (12.68%) Web Application Development
7 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.45%) Unit Testing
8 6 (8.45%) Web Design
8 6 (8.45%) Web Development
9 5 (7.04%) Asset Management
9 5 (7.04%) Business Continuity
9 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
9 5 (7.04%) Information Security
9 5 (7.04%) Risk Management
9 5 (7.04%) SOA
10 4 (5.63%) OO
10 4 (5.63%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 60 (84.51%) C#
2 37 (52.11%) JavaScript
3 31 (43.66%) SQL
4 22 (30.99%) C++
5 10 (14.08%) VB
6 5 (7.04%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.04%) XPath
7 4 (5.63%) VC++
8 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.82%) Java
9 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.41%) C
10 1 (1.41%) COBOL
10 1 (1.41%) Delphi
10 1 (1.41%) Pascal
10 1 (1.41%) Perl
10 1 (1.41%) PHP
10 1 (1.41%) Python
10 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Degree
2 8 (11.27%) MCSD
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.63%) MCAD
4 2 (2.82%) ISEB
4 2 (2.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.90%) Oracle
3 10 (14.08%) Sencha
3 10 (14.08%) Sybase
4 9 (12.68%) Telerik
5 2 (2.82%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.82%) Typemock
6 1 (1.41%) SAP
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