The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 37 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 12 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.85% 1.09% 1.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.22% 7.89% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 4
Average salary £62,500 £37,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -6.83%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Visual Studio
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Development Applications Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
54 38 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 17.31% 13.82% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 47 32 56
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £39,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Newbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Newbury region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Newbury

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Newbury

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 27 (90.00%) C#
1 27 (90.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) HTML
2 23 (76.67%) CSS
3 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 22 (73.33%) Degree
4 20 (66.67%) jQuery
4 20 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (66.67%) HTML5
4 20 (66.67%) Social Media
4 20 (66.67%) Nintex
4 20 (66.67%) IIS
4 20 (66.67%) XSL
4 20 (66.67%) XSLT
4 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 20 (66.67%) SharePoint
4 20 (66.67%) Intranet
4 20 (66.67%) Workflow
5 7 (23.33%) Windows
5 7 (23.33%) Java
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 4 (13.33%) HP
6 4 (13.33%) HP UFT
6 4 (13.33%) LoadRunner
6 4 (13.33%) CMMI
6 4 (13.33%) SDLC
6 4 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (13.33%) Automation Testing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 20 (66.67%) IIS
1 20 (66.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.33%) HP UFT
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) LoadRunner
2 4 (13.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 20 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (13.33%) QA Tester
3 4 (13.33%) Tester
4 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Junior
5 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Junior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) CSS
2 23 (76.67%) HTML
3 20 (66.67%) HTML5
3 20 (66.67%) jQuery
3 20 (66.67%) XSL
3 20 (66.67%) XSLT
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) Social Media
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Workflow
2 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
2 4 (13.33%) Automation Testing
2 4 (13.33%) CMMI
2 4 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (13.33%) Load Testing
2 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
2 4 (13.33%) Performance Testing
2 4 (13.33%) Process Improvement
2 4 (13.33%) Scrum
2 4 (13.33%) SDLC
2 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
2 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (10.00%) Memory Management
3 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (10.00%) OOD
3 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) C#
2 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (23.33%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) C++
4 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Nintex
2 4 (13.33%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) Xamarin