The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 72 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 11 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.22% 2.83% 2.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.33% 21.93% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 17
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -16.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
East Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
150 114 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.59% 12.91% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 130 111 77
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -14 11 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Visual Studio
East Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 25 (92.59%) C#
2 21 (77.78%) SQL
3 17 (62.96%) Windows
4 14 (51.85%) .NET
4 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
4 14 (51.85%) Degree
5 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
5 13 (48.15%) Scrum
5 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
5 13 (48.15%) HTML
5 13 (48.15%) CSS
6 12 (44.44%) C++
6 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 12 (44.44%) Linux
6 12 (44.44%) PhD
6 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
6 12 (44.44%) Mathematics
6 12 (44.44%) Physics
7 11 (40.74%) Python
7 11 (40.74%) Electronics
8 10 (37.04%) Image Processing
9 9 (33.33%) Pattern Recognition
10 8 (29.63%) jQuery
10 8 (29.63%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (25.93%) HTML5
11 7 (25.93%) VB.NET
12 6 (22.22%) WinForms
12 6 (22.22%) MVC
12 6 (22.22%) CSS3

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQLPlus
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
1 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (40.74%) Electronics
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 12 (44.44%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Applications Developer
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Programmer
7 1 (3.70%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) CSS
2 13 (48.15%) HTML
3 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 8 (29.63%) jQuery
5 7 (25.93%) HTML5
6 6 (22.22%) CSS3
6 6 (22.22%) WinForms
6 6 (22.22%) Ajax
6 6 (22.22%) JSON
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.70%) REST
8 1 (3.70%) JPA
8 1 (3.70%) OAuth
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.70%) Velocity
8 1 (3.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
2 12 (44.44%) Mathematics
2 12 (44.44%) Physics
3 8 (29.63%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) E-Learning
4 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (51.85%) Software Engineering
2 13 (48.15%) Scrum
3 10 (37.04%) Image Processing
4 9 (33.33%) Pattern Recognition
5 6 (22.22%) MVC
6 5 (18.52%) SDLC
7 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.81%) Coaching
8 2 (7.41%) OO
9 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.70%) Bug Management
9 1 (3.70%) Validation
9 1 (3.70%) ITIL
9 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.70%) Open Source
9 1 (3.70%) Web Design
9 1 (3.70%) Web Development
9 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C#
2 21 (77.78%) SQL
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 12 (44.44%) C++
5 11 (40.74%) Python
6 7 (25.93%) VB.NET
7 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.70%) R
8 1 (3.70%) Java
8 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Degree
2 12 (44.44%) PhD
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Cognizant
2 1 (3.70%) Telerik
2 1 (3.70%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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