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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 51 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 56 52 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.98% 4.51% 4.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.66% 29.05% 25.41%
Number of salaries quoted 51 49 47
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
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
271 179 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.25% 15.54% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 248 167 168
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,000
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 4 August 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 132 (97.78%) C#
2 119 (88.15%) .NET
3 107 (79.26%) SQL
4 105 (77.78%) ASP.NET
5 102 (75.56%) SQL Server
6 90 (66.67%) JavaScript
7 87 (64.44%) HTML
8 86 (63.70%) CSS
8 86 (63.70%) jQuery
9 75 (55.56%) WCF
10 71 (52.59%) XML
11 64 (47.41%) T-SQL
12 63 (46.67%) .NET Framework
13 62 (45.93%) MVC
14 51 (37.78%) HTML5
15 44 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
16 39 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
17 38 (28.15%) Marketing
18 37 (27.41%) Client/Server
19 36 (26.67%) Scrum
20 33 (24.44%) Web Services
21 32 (23.70%) Windows
22 31 (22.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
23 29 (21.48%) MS Excel
24 27 (20.00%) ADO.NET
25 26 (19.26%) Mobile App
26 25 (18.52%) Microsoft
26 25 (18.52%) Degree
26 25 (18.52%) Computer Science
27 24 (17.78%) System Testing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 8 (5.93%) IIS
2 7 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.44%) CMS
4 5 (3.70%) Moodle
5 4 (2.96%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.48%) SAS
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (21.48%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.70%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.70%) Adobe Captivate
2 5 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.48%) MS Office
4 1 (0.74%) MS Project
4 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.74%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.22%) DNS
2 1 (0.74%) Intranet
2 1 (0.74%) Internet
2 1 (0.74%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (75.56%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (9.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (22.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 23 (17.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (11.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 12 (8.89%) ReSharper
5 9 (6.67%) NUnit
6 6 (4.44%) Xcode
6 6 (4.44%) Android Studio
7 5 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (3.70%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.22%) Selenium
9 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.74%) HP UFT
General
1 38 (28.15%) Marketing
2 16 (11.85%) Electronics
3 12 (8.89%) Back Office
4 5 (3.70%) Finance
5 4 (2.96%) Law
5 4 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.48%) Automotive
6 2 (1.48%) Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Retail
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 104 (77.04%) Developer
2 57 (42.22%) Web Developer
3 56 (41.48%) .NET Developer
4 45 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
5 20 (14.81%) Software Developer
6 16 (11.85%) Software Engineer
7 15 (11.11%) Analyst
7 15 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 14 (10.37%) C# Developer
8 14 (10.37%) C++ Software Engineer
9 12 (8.89%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (8.15%) Applications Support Analyst
10 11 (8.15%) Support Analyst
10 11 (8.15%) Applications Support
11 9 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
12 6 (4.44%) Lead Developer
12 6 (4.44%) Database Developer
13 5 (3.70%) Technical Developer
14 4 (2.96%) C# Software Developer
15 3 (2.22%) E-Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (88.15%) .NET
2 105 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 87 (64.44%) HTML
4 86 (63.70%) CSS
4 86 (63.70%) jQuery
5 75 (55.56%) WCF
6 71 (52.59%) XML
7 63 (46.67%) .NET Framework
8 51 (37.78%) HTML5
9 39 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (24.44%) Web Services
11 27 (20.00%) ADO.NET
12 21 (15.56%) Entity Framework
13 18 (13.33%) WPF
13 18 (13.33%) LINQ
14 16 (11.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 10 (7.41%) WinForms
16 6 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 5 (3.70%) Sass
17 5 (3.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 37 (27.41%) Client/Server
2 26 (19.26%) Mobile App
3 25 (18.52%) Computer Science
4 20 (14.81%) Social Media
5 15 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 14 (10.37%) Physics
7 11 (8.15%) Artificial Intelligence
8 10 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (5.19%) E-Learning
10 6 (4.44%) W3C
11 5 (3.70%) SCORM
11 5 (3.70%) Graphic Design
11 5 (3.70%) Learning Management System
12 3 (2.22%) Clustering
12 3 (2.22%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.74%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.74%) User Experience
13 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 32 (23.70%) Windows
2 14 (10.37%) Linux
3 7 (5.19%) Android
3 7 (5.19%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.44%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.74%) UNIX
5 1 (0.74%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (45.93%) MVC
2 44 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (26.67%) Scrum
4 24 (17.78%) System Testing
5 19 (14.07%) TDD
6 18 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 13 (9.63%) Web Development
8 12 (8.89%) Image Processing
8 12 (8.89%) Pattern Recognition
9 8 (5.93%) Workflow
10 7 (5.19%) Content Management
11 6 (4.44%) Programme Management
11 6 (4.44%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.44%) Mobile Development
12 5 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
13 4 (2.96%) MVVM
13 4 (2.96%) Web Application Development
14 3 (2.22%) High Availability
14 3 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
14 3 (2.22%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 132 (97.78%) C#
2 107 (79.26%) SQL
3 90 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 64 (47.41%) T-SQL
5 16 (11.85%) C++
6 14 (10.37%) Python
7 7 (5.19%) Java
8 6 (4.44%) PHP
8 6 (4.44%) Objective-C
8 6 (4.44%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.22%) VB
9 3 (2.22%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.48%) X++
11 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.74%) XAML
11 1 (0.74%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (18.52%) Degree
2 14 (10.37%) PhD
3 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.74%) ISEB
4 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.44%) WCAG
1 6 (4.44%) Section 508
2 3 (2.22%) HL7
3 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Firmware
1 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.44%) Adobe
3 5 (3.70%) SumTotal
3 5 (3.70%) Saba
4 4 (2.96%) Telerik
5 2 (1.48%) Metastorm
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle
6 1 (0.74%) SAP
6 1 (0.74%) HP
6 1 (0.74%) VMware
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