The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Newbury region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 37 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 15 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 3.16% 4.54% 3.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.55% 30.00% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 15
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
73 70 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 15.40% 15.12% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 62 65 62
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Visual Studio
Berkshire

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 25 July 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Newbury

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) C#
3 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 10 (43.48%) C++
4 9 (39.13%) HTML
4 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
5 8 (34.78%) CSS
5 8 (34.78%) jQuery
6 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
6 7 (30.43%) LINQ
6 7 (30.43%) ReSharper
6 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
6 7 (30.43%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (30.43%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (30.43%) RavenDB
6 7 (30.43%) Backbone.js
6 7 (30.43%) OOP
6 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
6 7 (30.43%) MVC
7 6 (26.09%) WinForms
7 6 (26.09%) VC++
7 6 (26.09%) C
7 6 (26.09%) MFC
7 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
8 5 (21.74%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
9 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) RavenDB
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) ReSharper
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C# Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) WinForms Developer
5 4 (17.39%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
6 3 (13.04%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) HTML
3 8 (34.78%) jQuery
3 8 (34.78%) CSS
4 7 (30.43%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (30.43%) Backbone.js
4 7 (30.43%) LINQ
5 6 (26.09%) WinForms
5 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
5 6 (26.09%) MFC
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
7 3 (13.04%) XML
8 1 (4.35%) Flash
8 1 (4.35%) XHTML
8 1 (4.35%) LAMP
8 1 (4.35%) JSP
8 1 (4.35%) Web Services
8 1 (4.35%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Open Source
2 1 (4.35%) CUDA
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Scrum
2 7 (30.43%) OOP
2 7 (30.43%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) Unit Testing
2 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (30.43%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Test Management
4 3 (13.04%) BDD
4 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
4 3 (13.04%) ATDD
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) SEO
5 1 (4.35%) OOD
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) C++
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 6 (26.09%) VC++
4 6 (26.09%) C
5 2 (8.70%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Borland
2 1 (4.35%) Apple
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