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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 38 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 40 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.12% 4.06% 1.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.50% 27.72% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 11
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
127 101 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 16.26% 14.66% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 113 95 109
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram 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 26 January 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
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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 +3 33 £40,000 - 1
Towcester +1 5 £34,500 -18.82%
Visual Studio
East Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 66 (88.00%) C#
2 62 (82.67%) SQL Server
3 60 (80.00%) .NET
4 53 (70.67%) JavaScript
5 49 (65.33%) HTML
5 49 (65.33%) CSS
6 47 (62.67%) ASP.NET
7 36 (48.00%) jQuery
7 36 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 34 (45.33%) VB.NET
9 30 (40.00%) HTML5
10 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
11 25 (33.33%) WinForms
12 24 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 23 (30.67%) Coaching
14 22 (29.33%) Mentoring
15 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (28.00%) MVC
15 21 (28.00%) SQL
16 20 (26.67%) .NET Framework
17 19 (25.33%) Ajax
17 19 (25.33%) T-SQL
17 19 (25.33%) Windows
18 18 (24.00%) JSON
18 18 (24.00%) CSS3
19 17 (22.67%) Finance
20 16 (21.33%) Validation
20 16 (21.33%) Data Validation
20 16 (21.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 15 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 15 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 14 (18.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (17.33%) SharePoint Server
4 11 (14.67%) CMS
5 1 (1.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.33%) Lync
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (17.33%) InfoPath
2 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
3 6 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) LabWindows
2 1 (1.33%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) Intranet
2 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.33%) LAN
2 1 (1.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (82.67%) SQL Server
2 24 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (14.67%) Relational Database
5 9 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.33%) DTS
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (48.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (5.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.33%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.33%) ReSharper
General
1 17 (22.67%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Retail
3 5 (6.67%) Electronics
4 4 (5.33%) Law
4 4 (5.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (89.33%) Developer
2 30 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 28 (37.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (26.67%) .NET Developer
5 17 (22.67%) Senior Developer
6 15 (20.00%) Analyst
7 14 (18.67%) SharePoint Developer
8 13 (17.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (16.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (12.00%) Analyst Developer
12 8 (10.67%) Software Developer
13 5 (6.67%) Architect
13 5 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
13 5 (6.67%) Programmer
13 5 (6.67%) Software Architect
13 5 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
14 4 (5.33%) Software Engineer
15 2 (2.67%) Applications Developer
15 2 (2.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (80.00%) .NET
2 49 (65.33%) CSS
2 49 (65.33%) HTML
3 47 (62.67%) ASP.NET
4 36 (48.00%) jQuery
5 30 (40.00%) HTML5
6 25 (33.33%) WinForms
7 20 (26.67%) .NET Framework
8 19 (25.33%) Ajax
9 18 (24.00%) JSON
9 18 (24.00%) CSS3
10 16 (21.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (16.00%) LINQ
12 12 (16.00%) RESTful
12 12 (16.00%) XML
13 8 (10.67%) Velocity
14 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 7 (9.33%) Razor View Engine
15 4 (5.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) NHS
2 4 (5.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.67%) Coaching
2 22 (29.33%) Mentoring
3 21 (28.00%) MVC
3 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.33%) Data Validation
4 16 (21.33%) Validation
5 8 (10.67%) OO
6 5 (6.67%) TDD
6 5 (6.67%) Web Development
7 4 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.00%) ITIL
8 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.67%) Project Management
10 1 (1.33%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.33%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.33%) Migration
10 1 (1.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 66 (88.00%) C#
2 53 (70.67%) JavaScript
3 34 (45.33%) VB.NET
4 21 (28.00%) SQL
5 19 (25.33%) T-SQL
6 8 (10.67%) VB
7 5 (6.67%) MATLAB
8 4 (5.33%) VB6
8 4 (5.33%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) MCAD
2 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (1.33%) Sage
3 1 (1.33%) Nintex
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