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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 32 23 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +22
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 17 34 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 5.04% 8.50% 2.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% 51.52% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 10
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £38,950 £49,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,750 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
51 66 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 15.13% 16.50% 23.50%
Number of salaries quoted 45 55 82
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -0.64%

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 20 October 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Newbury

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 26 (96.30%) C#
1 26 (96.30%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (44.44%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 11 (40.74%) Scrum
6 10 (37.04%) MVC
7 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 9 (33.33%) OOP
7 9 (33.33%) C
7 9 (33.33%) C++
7 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 9 (33.33%) CSS
7 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 9 (33.33%) ReSharper
7 9 (33.33%) LINQ
7 9 (33.33%) jQuery
7 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 9 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 9 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (33.33%) RavenDB
7 9 (33.33%) Backbone.js
8 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
8 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
8 8 (29.63%) WinForms
9 7 (25.93%) VC++
9 7 (25.93%) MS Excel

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) RavenDB
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.70%) Star Schema
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) .NET Developer
3 9 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 8 (29.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (25.93%) Software Developer
5 7 (25.93%) Web Developer
6 6 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 6 (22.22%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (22.22%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
7 5 (18.52%) C++ Developer
8 4 (14.81%) C++ Software Developer
8 4 (14.81%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (14.81%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (14.81%) WinForms Developer
8 4 (14.81%) C++/C# Developer
9 3 (11.11%) Graduate Web Developer
9 3 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 3 (11.11%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 3 (11.11%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) HTML
3 9 (33.33%) CSS
3 9 (33.33%) LINQ
3 9 (33.33%) jQuery
3 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 9 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (33.33%) Backbone.js
4 8 (29.63%) WinForms
4 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
5 7 (25.93%) MFC
6 5 (18.52%) Web Services
7 3 (11.11%) OpenCL
7 3 (11.11%) LAMP
8 2 (7.41%) XML
9 1 (3.70%) DAO
9 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
9 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET
9 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (3.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Open Source
2 3 (11.11%) CUDA
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) UNIX
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Scrum
3 10 (37.04%) MVC
4 9 (33.33%) OOP
4 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
4 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.81%) UML
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) Test Management
7 2 (7.41%) BDD
7 2 (7.41%) ATDD
7 2 (7.41%) People Management
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) C++
3 9 (33.33%) C
4 7 (25.93%) VC++
5 6 (22.22%) Java
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Borland
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Sybase
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