The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 47 47 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 50 49 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.37% 4.46% 6.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.09% 26.34% 34.46%
Number of salaries quoted 48 49 53
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
178 186 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.55% 16.94% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 167 168 142
Average salary £43,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
Buckinghamshire

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 29 July 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 100 (82.64%) .NET
2 94 (77.69%) C#
3 91 (75.21%) SQL Server
4 69 (57.02%) JavaScript
5 59 (48.76%) SQL
6 58 (47.93%) ASP.NET
7 57 (47.11%) HTML
8 44 (36.36%) MVC
9 41 (33.88%) CSS
10 38 (31.40%) Windows
11 37 (30.58%) Microsoft
12 35 (28.93%) jQuery
13 34 (28.10%) ASP.NET MVC
13 34 (28.10%) T-SQL
13 34 (28.10%) VB.NET
14 33 (27.27%) XML
15 31 (25.62%) Team Foundation Server
16 29 (23.97%) Degree
17 25 (20.66%) SQL Server 2008
18 24 (19.83%) WCF
19 23 (19.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 22 (18.18%) Computer Science
21 21 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
21 21 (17.36%) Web Services
22 20 (16.53%) .NET Framework
23 18 (14.88%) Finance
24 17 (14.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 15 (12.40%) ITIL
25 15 (12.40%) Linux
25 15 (12.40%) WPF

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (6.61%) IIS
1 8 (6.61%) CMS
2 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.31%) MS Office
3 3 (2.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.83%) SunGard Martini
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (75.21%) SQL Server
2 25 (20.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (19.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (14.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.13%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.83%) MS Access
8 1 (0.83%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (25.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (11.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 13 (10.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (7.44%) Git (software)
5 7 (5.79%) NUnit
6 3 (2.48%) Subversion
6 3 (2.48%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
General
1 18 (14.88%) Finance
2 11 (9.09%) Automotive
3 8 (6.61%) Marketing
4 7 (5.79%) Aerospace
5 6 (4.96%) Games
6 5 (4.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.48%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.48%) Back Office
8 1 (0.83%) Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (75.21%) Developer
2 39 (32.23%) .NET Developer
3 30 (24.79%) C# Developer
4 28 (23.14%) Analyst
5 24 (19.83%) Software Developer
5 24 (19.83%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (16.53%) Applications Support
7 17 (14.05%) Support Analyst
8 16 (13.22%) Applications Support Analyst
9 14 (11.57%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (9.92%) Web Developer
11 10 (8.26%) C++ Developer
11 10 (8.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (7.44%) .NET Software Developer
12 9 (7.44%) ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (7.44%) Test Analyst
13 8 (6.61%) VB.NET Developer
14 7 (5.79%) Analyst Developer
14 7 (5.79%) .NET Web Developer
14 7 (5.79%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (82.64%) .NET
2 58 (47.93%) ASP.NET
3 57 (47.11%) HTML
4 41 (33.88%) CSS
5 35 (28.93%) jQuery
6 34 (28.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (27.27%) XML
8 24 (19.83%) WCF
9 21 (17.36%) Web Services
10 20 (16.53%) .NET Framework
11 15 (12.40%) WPF
12 14 (11.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 13 (10.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (9.09%) JSON
14 11 (9.09%) Ajax
15 8 (6.61%) WinForms
15 8 (6.61%) XHTML
16 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (5.79%) Ext JS
17 6 (4.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.92%) Clustering
3 8 (6.61%) Mathematics
3 8 (6.61%) Physics
4 6 (4.96%) iPad
4 6 (4.96%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (2.48%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.65%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.83%) iPhone
7 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 38 (31.40%) Windows
2 15 (12.40%) Linux
3 11 (9.09%) Solaris
3 11 (9.09%) UNIX
4 7 (5.79%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.36%) MVC
2 21 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.40%) ITIL
4 14 (11.57%) OOD
5 11 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 10 (8.26%) Unit Testing
6 10 (8.26%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (6.61%) High Availability
8 7 (5.79%) Scrum
9 6 (4.96%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.96%) Software Testing
9 6 (4.96%) UML
9 6 (4.96%) Test Scripting
9 6 (4.96%) Test Automation
9 6 (4.96%) iOS Development
10 5 (4.13%) Web Development
10 5 (4.13%) Web Design
10 5 (4.13%) TDD
11 4 (3.31%) Product Management
11 4 (3.31%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 94 (77.69%) C#
2 69 (57.02%) JavaScript
3 59 (48.76%) SQL
4 34 (28.10%) T-SQL
4 34 (28.10%) VB.NET
5 12 (9.92%) C++
6 3 (2.48%) PHP
6 3 (2.48%) C
7 1 (0.83%) VB
7 1 (0.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (23.97%) Degree
2 10 (8.26%) ISEB
2 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.96%) MCP
3 6 (4.96%) MCAD
3 6 (4.96%) MCSD
3 6 (4.96%) PhD
4 4 (3.31%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.31%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (30.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.09%) Oracle
2 11 (9.09%) Sybase
3 9 (7.44%) Sencha
4 5 (4.13%) Google
5 4 (3.31%) Sage
6 3 (2.48%) Rogue Wave
7 2 (1.65%) VMware
7 2 (1.65%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.83%) SunGard
8 1 (0.83%) Apple
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