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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 37 45 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 49 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.25% 3.63% 2.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.00% 22.68% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 22 16
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,700 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £43,800
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
140 97 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.99% 16.01% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 128 88 103
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 +21 40 £40,000 - 1
Towcester +1 5 £34,500 -18.82% 1
Visual Studio
East Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 71 (88.75%) C#
2 66 (82.50%) .NET
3 64 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 52 (65.00%) ASP.NET
4 52 (65.00%) JavaScript
5 49 (61.25%) HTML
5 49 (61.25%) CSS
6 40 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 36 (45.00%) jQuery
8 32 (40.00%) VB.NET
9 28 (35.00%) Microsoft
10 27 (33.75%) HTML5
11 24 (30.00%) MVC
11 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (28.75%) WinForms
12 23 (28.75%) SQL Server 2008
13 22 (27.50%) .NET Framework
14 21 (26.25%) SQL
14 21 (26.25%) Coaching
15 20 (25.00%) Mentoring
16 19 (23.75%) Windows
17 18 (22.50%) Ajax
18 17 (21.25%) Finance
18 17 (21.25%) T-SQL
18 17 (21.25%) ASP.NET MVC
19 16 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 16 (20.00%) CSS3
19 16 (20.00%) Data Validation
19 16 (20.00%) Validation
19 16 (20.00%) JSON

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 13 (16.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (15.00%) SharePoint Server
4 11 (13.75%) CMS
5 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.25%) Lync
6 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.25%) IIS
6 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (15.00%) InfoPath
2 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) LabWindows
2 1 (1.25%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) Intranet
2 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.25%) LAN
2 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (28.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (13.75%) Relational Database
5 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.25%) DTS
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.25%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.25%) ReSharper
General
1 17 (21.25%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Retail
3 5 (6.25%) Electronics
4 4 (5.00%) Law
4 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.50%) Games
5 2 (2.50%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.50%) Automotive
6 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (85.00%) Developer
2 32 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 28 (35.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 22 (27.50%) .NET Developer
5 15 (18.75%) Analyst
6 14 (17.50%) Senior Developer
7 13 (16.25%) SharePoint Developer
7 13 (16.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (15.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (11.25%) Software Developer
11 8 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
12 5 (6.25%) Architect
12 5 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
12 5 (6.25%) Programmer
12 5 (6.25%) Software Architect
12 5 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
13 4 (5.00%) Software Engineer
14 3 (3.75%) Tester
14 3 (3.75%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (82.50%) .NET
2 52 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 49 (61.25%) CSS
3 49 (61.25%) HTML
4 36 (45.00%) jQuery
5 27 (33.75%) HTML5
6 23 (28.75%) WinForms
7 22 (27.50%) .NET Framework
8 18 (22.50%) Ajax
9 17 (21.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 16 (20.00%) CSS3
10 16 (20.00%) JSON
11 12 (15.00%) LINQ
11 12 (15.00%) XML
12 11 (13.75%) RESTful
13 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 10 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
14 8 (10.00%) Velocity
15 7 (8.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) NHS
2 6 (7.50%) Mathematics
2 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.50%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (2.50%) Physics
5 1 (1.25%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) Windows
2 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) MVC
1 24 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.25%) Coaching
3 20 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 16 (20.00%) Data Validation
4 16 (20.00%) Validation
5 8 (10.00%) OO
6 6 (7.50%) Web Development
7 5 (6.25%) TDD
8 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.75%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.50%) Test Scripting
10 2 (2.50%) OOD
10 2 (2.50%) ITIL
10 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.50%) UML
10 2 (2.50%) Workflow
11 1 (1.25%) Migration
11 1 (1.25%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (88.75%) C#
2 52 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 32 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 21 (26.25%) SQL
5 17 (21.25%) T-SQL
6 8 (10.00%) VB
7 5 (6.25%) MATLAB
8 4 (5.00%) VB6
8 4 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) MCAD
2 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.50%) MCP
3 2 (2.50%) PhD
3 2 (2.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Firmware
2 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (1.25%) Sage
3 1 (1.25%) Nintex
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