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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 57 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 24 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.24% 4.42% 3.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.86% 25.78% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 27
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,750 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
105 128 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.17% 17.16% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 71 113 101
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -15 20 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Visual Studio
East Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 57 (95.00%) .NET
2 51 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 50 (83.33%) HTML
3 50 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 50 (83.33%) CSS
4 48 (80.00%) C#
5 47 (78.33%) SQL Server
6 34 (56.67%) jQuery
7 28 (46.67%) SQL
8 23 (38.33%) VB.NET
9 22 (36.67%) MVC
10 20 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (31.67%) WinForms
11 19 (31.67%) Entity Framework
12 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (30.00%) LINQ
12 18 (30.00%) Ajax
13 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (28.33%) .NET Framework
13 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (28.33%) Windows
14 15 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (23.33%) HTML5
15 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
16 13 (21.67%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (20.00%) Relational Database
17 12 (20.00%) Finance
17 12 (20.00%) CMS
18 11 (18.33%) SDLC

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 12 (20.00%) CMS
2 6 (10.00%) IIS
3 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) InfoPath
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (78.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (21.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.33%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.33%) MySQL
7 1 (1.67%) DB2
7 1 (1.67%) MS Access
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (5.00%) NUnit
3 3 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.67%) Bower
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) Grunt
4 1 (1.67%) gulp
4 1 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.67%) Moq
4 1 (1.67%) MSTest
4 1 (1.67%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.67%) Protractor
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Legal
3 2 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (88.33%) Developer
2 44 (73.33%) .NET Developer
3 29 (48.33%) C# Developer
4 26 (43.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (26.67%) VB.NET Developer
7 14 (23.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (20.00%) Applications Developer
9 10 (16.67%) .NET Applications Developer
9 10 (16.67%) Web Developer
10 9 (15.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (15.00%) Senior Developer
10 9 (15.00%) Software Developer
11 8 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
11 8 (13.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 8 (13.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (11.67%) .NET Programmer
12 7 (11.67%) Programmer
13 6 (10.00%) HTML Developer
13 6 (10.00%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (95.00%) .NET
2 50 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 50 (83.33%) CSS
2 50 (83.33%) HTML
3 34 (56.67%) jQuery
4 19 (31.67%) Entity Framework
4 19 (31.67%) WinForms
5 18 (30.00%) Ajax
5 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (30.00%) LINQ
6 17 (28.33%) .NET Framework
7 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 14 (23.33%) HTML5
8 11 (18.33%) CSS3
9 9 (15.00%) JSON
9 9 (15.00%) WCF
10 8 (13.33%) WPF
11 3 (5.00%) Silverlight
12 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.33%) Physics
4 1 (1.67%) RIA
4 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) MVC
2 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.33%) SDLC
4 7 (11.67%) OO
4 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (8.33%) OOD
6 4 (6.67%) TDD
7 3 (5.00%) Document Management
7 3 (5.00%) Project Management
7 3 (5.00%) Scrum
7 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.00%) Web Development
8 2 (3.33%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.33%) Image Processing
8 2 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (3.33%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.67%) MSF
9 1 (1.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 51 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 48 (80.00%) C#
3 28 (46.67%) SQL
4 23 (38.33%) VB.NET
5 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.67%) C++
7 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.00%) XAML
8 2 (3.33%) C
9 1 (1.67%) RPG
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) MCAD
2 2 (3.33%) MCSD
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.33%) PhD
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.67%) Telerik
3 2 (3.33%) Typemock
4 1 (1.67%) Twitter
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