The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 53 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 20 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.57% 5.45% 4.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.47% 27.36% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 22
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Visual Studio
Northamptonshire

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

Development Applications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
89 106 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 15.86% 19.92% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 55 95 84
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Northampton

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Northampton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 51 (94.44%) .NET
2 45 (83.33%) HTML
2 45 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 45 (83.33%) C#
2 45 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 45 (83.33%) CSS
3 44 (81.48%) ASP.NET
4 31 (57.41%) jQuery
5 26 (48.15%) SQL
6 21 (38.89%) VB.NET
7 20 (37.04%) MVC
7 20 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (35.19%) WinForms
9 18 (33.33%) Windows
9 18 (33.33%) Entity Framework
10 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (31.48%) LINQ
10 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (29.63%) .NET Framework
12 15 (27.78%) Ajax
12 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
14 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (22.22%) SDLC
15 12 (22.22%) Relational Database
15 12 (22.22%) CMS
15 12 (22.22%) HTML5
16 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 10 (18.52%) JSON

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 12 (22.22%) CMS
2 5 (9.26%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.70%) MySQL
7 1 (1.85%) MS Access
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (5.56%) NUnit
3 3 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.85%) Moq
4 1 (1.85%) MSTest
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Legal
3 2 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (92.59%) Developer
2 40 (74.07%) .NET Developer
3 29 (53.70%) C# Developer
4 24 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (42.59%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (29.63%) VB.NET Developer
7 14 (25.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (24.07%) Applications Developer
9 10 (18.52%) .NET Applications Developer
9 10 (18.52%) Web Developer
10 9 (16.67%) Software Developer
11 8 (14.81%) .NET Web Developer
11 8 (14.81%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 8 (14.81%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
11 8 (14.81%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (12.96%) .NET Programmer
12 7 (12.96%) Programmer
13 6 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
13 6 (11.11%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (94.44%) .NET
2 45 (83.33%) CSS
2 45 (83.33%) HTML
3 44 (81.48%) ASP.NET
4 31 (57.41%) jQuery
5 19 (35.19%) WinForms
6 18 (33.33%) Entity Framework
7 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (31.48%) LINQ
8 16 (29.63%) .NET Framework
9 15 (27.78%) Ajax
10 12 (22.22%) HTML5
11 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (18.52%) JSON
13 9 (16.67%) CSS3
14 7 (12.96%) WCF
14 7 (12.96%) WPF
15 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2 (3.70%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.70%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) MVC
2 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.22%) SDLC
4 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.11%) OO
6 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (9.26%) OOD
7 3 (5.56%) Project Management
7 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.56%) TDD
7 3 (5.56%) Web Development
8 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.70%) Image Processing
8 2 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (3.70%) Scrum
8 2 (3.70%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.85%) CRM
9 1 (1.85%) ETL
9 1 (1.85%) OOP
9 1 (1.85%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 45 (83.33%) C#
1 45 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 26 (48.15%) SQL
3 21 (38.89%) VB.NET
4 9 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (3.70%) C
6 2 (3.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) MCAD
2 2 (3.70%) MCSD
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) PhD
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) Telerik
3 2 (3.70%) Typemock
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