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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 74 52 56
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 15 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.67% 4.02% 1.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.32% 27.56% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 13
Average salary £32,750 £37,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.24% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £25,750 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
161 127 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.95% 14.60% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 142 123 95
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 28 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 28 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
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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 -14 13 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Visual Studio
East Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 32 (86.49%) C#
2 26 (70.27%) .NET
3 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
3 22 (59.46%) HTML
3 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
3 22 (59.46%) CSS
4 20 (54.05%) SQL
5 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
6 15 (40.54%) Windows
6 15 (40.54%) jQuery
7 13 (35.14%) Degree
7 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
8 11 (29.73%) HTML5
8 11 (29.73%) VB.NET
8 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
8 11 (29.73%) Electronics
9 10 (27.03%) Scrum
10 9 (24.32%) MVC
10 9 (24.32%) Ajax
10 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
10 9 (24.32%) WinForms
10 9 (24.32%) Linux
11 8 (21.62%) Python
11 8 (21.62%) PhD
11 8 (21.62%) C++
11 8 (21.62%) JSON
11 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
11 8 (21.62%) Physics
11 8 (21.62%) CSS3

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (13.51%) CMS
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 11 (29.73%) Electronics
2 7 (18.92%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) C# .NET Developer
2 13 (35.14%) C# Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Software Engineer
4 10 (27.03%) .NET Developer
5 9 (24.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (21.62%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
8 4 (10.81%) Applications Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Senior Applications Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Analyst
10 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
11 1 (2.70%) Software Architect
11 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (70.27%) .NET
2 22 (59.46%) HTML
2 22 (59.46%) CSS
3 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
4 15 (40.54%) jQuery
5 11 (29.73%) HTML5
6 9 (24.32%) Ajax
6 9 (24.32%) WinForms
7 8 (21.62%) JSON
7 8 (21.62%) CSS3
8 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
9 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework
9 5 (13.51%) LINQ
10 3 (8.11%) XML
10 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
11 2 (5.41%) Velocity
11 2 (5.41%) RESTful
12 1 (2.70%) SAML
12 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.62%) Mathematics
2 8 (21.62%) Physics
3 5 (13.51%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (5.41%) NHS
5 1 (2.70%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.70%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
2 10 (27.03%) Scrum
3 9 (24.32%) MVC
4 7 (18.92%) SDLC
5 6 (16.22%) Image Processing
5 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
5 6 (16.22%) Coaching
5 6 (16.22%) Pattern Recognition
6 3 (8.11%) Validation
6 3 (8.11%) OO
6 3 (8.11%) Data Validation
7 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
8 1 (2.70%) Web Design
8 1 (2.70%) Web Development
8 1 (2.70%) Open Source
8 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) C#
2 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
3 20 (54.05%) SQL
4 11 (29.73%) VB.NET
5 8 (21.62%) Python
5 8 (21.62%) C++
6 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
7 3 (8.11%) MATLAB
7 3 (8.11%) VB
7 3 (8.11%) C
7 3 (8.11%) VB6
8 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Degree
2 8 (21.62%) PhD
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.11%) MCAD
5 2 (5.41%) MCP
6 1 (2.70%) ISEB
6 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Cognizant
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Google
2 1 (2.70%) Telerik
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