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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 73 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 14 36 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.53% 3.88% 2.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.59% 29.27% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 13
Average salary £30,500 £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.47% -11.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
146 123 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.90% 13.24% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 131 119 110
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -17 12 £31,500 -25.88% 1
Visual Studio
East Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 47 (88.68%) C#
2 43 (81.13%) .NET
3 36 (67.92%) JavaScript
4 35 (66.04%) SQL Server
5 34 (64.15%) HTML
5 34 (64.15%) CSS
6 31 (58.49%) ASP.NET
7 25 (47.17%) VB.NET
8 23 (43.40%) SQL
8 23 (43.40%) jQuery
9 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
10 19 (35.85%) HTML5
10 19 (35.85%) WinForms
11 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (33.96%) Windows
12 15 (28.30%) MVC
12 15 (28.30%) Ajax
13 14 (26.42%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (26.42%) Degree
13 14 (26.42%) JSON
13 14 (26.42%) CSS3
13 14 (26.42%) Mentoring
13 14 (26.42%) Coaching
14 13 (24.53%) Finance
14 13 (24.53%) T-SQL
15 10 (18.87%) Electronics
15 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
15 10 (18.87%) .NET Framework
16 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (16.98%) Data Validation

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 5 (9.43%) CMS
2 4 (7.55%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (7.55%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) InfoPath
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
3 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (66.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.77%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
4 1 (1.89%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Electronics
3 5 (9.43%) Retail
4 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.77%) Law
6 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (81.13%) Developer
2 21 (39.62%) C# Developer
3 20 (37.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (24.53%) .NET Developer
5 12 (22.64%) Senior Developer
6 10 (18.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (16.98%) Software Engineer
8 7 (13.21%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (11.32%) Software Developer
10 5 (9.43%) C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (7.55%) SharePoint Developer
11 4 (7.55%) Analyst Developer
11 4 (7.55%) Applications Developer
11 4 (7.55%) Analyst
12 3 (5.66%) Architect
12 3 (5.66%) Software Architect
12 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (5.66%) Senior Applications Developer
13 2 (3.77%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (81.13%) .NET
2 34 (64.15%) HTML
2 34 (64.15%) CSS
3 31 (58.49%) ASP.NET
4 23 (43.40%) jQuery
5 19 (35.85%) HTML5
5 19 (35.85%) WinForms
6 15 (28.30%) Ajax
7 14 (26.42%) JSON
7 14 (26.42%) CSS3
8 10 (18.87%) .NET Framework
9 7 (13.21%) Entity Framework
10 5 (9.43%) XML
10 5 (9.43%) Velocity
10 5 (9.43%) LINQ
10 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (7.55%) RESTful
12 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
12 2 (3.77%) WCF
12 2 (3.77%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.21%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.43%) Physics
4 4 (7.55%) NHS
5 2 (3.77%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (3.77%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.89%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.89%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.89%) Open Source
6 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.30%) MVC
3 14 (26.42%) Mentoring
3 14 (26.42%) Coaching
4 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
5 9 (16.98%) Data Validation
5 9 (16.98%) Validation
6 7 (13.21%) Scrum
6 7 (13.21%) OO
7 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.66%) ITIL
7 3 (5.66%) Web Development
7 3 (5.66%) Image Processing
7 3 (5.66%) Pattern Recognition
7 3 (5.66%) Software Delivery
8 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.77%) TDD
8 2 (3.77%) Project Management
9 1 (1.89%) Web Design
9 1 (1.89%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (88.68%) C#
2 36 (67.92%) JavaScript
3 25 (47.17%) VB.NET
4 23 (43.40%) SQL
5 13 (24.53%) T-SQL
6 6 (11.32%) VB
7 5 (9.43%) MATLAB
7 5 (9.43%) C++
7 5 (9.43%) Python
8 4 (7.55%) VB6
8 4 (7.55%) C
9 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.43%) PhD
3 5 (9.43%) MCAD
4 3 (5.66%) MCP
5 1 (1.89%) ISEB
5 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Cognizant
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) Telerik
2 1 (1.89%) Google
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