The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 70 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 41 68 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.82% 4.30% 4.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.71% 24.37% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 39 66 68
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -19.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Visual Studio
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
208 279 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.31% 17.65% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 168 259 183
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Oxfordshire region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Oxford +3 23 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Abingdon +8 5 £39,000 +11.42%
Witney +13 3 £20,000 -38.46%
Banbury -4 2 £60,000 +71.42%
Thame -3 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 61 (68.54%) C#
2 53 (59.55%) .NET
3 42 (47.19%) SQL
4 32 (35.96%) SQL Server
4 32 (35.96%) Software Engineering
5 31 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (34.83%) ASP.NET
6 24 (26.97%) Microsoft
7 23 (25.84%) JavaScript
7 23 (25.84%) C++
8 21 (23.60%) CSS
9 19 (21.35%) HTML
10 18 (20.22%) T-SQL
11 17 (19.10%) Java
11 17 (19.10%) Windows
12 16 (17.98%) .NET Framework
13 13 (14.61%) MVC
13 13 (14.61%) Degree
14 12 (13.48%) VB.NET
15 11 (12.36%) Manufacturing
15 11 (12.36%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (11.24%) jQuery
16 10 (11.24%) SDLC
16 10 (11.24%) TDD
16 10 (11.24%) VB
17 9 (10.11%) CRM
17 9 (10.11%) Project Management
17 9 (10.11%) Automotive
17 9 (10.11%) Scrum
17 9 (10.11%) AngularJS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (2.25%) IIS
1 2 (2.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.12%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) SAP CRM
2 4 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.12%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) Ethernet
1 8 (8.99%) Modbus
1 8 (8.99%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.87%) SAP HANA
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.12%) Big Data
7 1 (1.12%) QlikView
7 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.37%) Selenium
2 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.25%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.25%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.25%) JIRA
4 1 (1.12%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.12%) Subversion
4 1 (1.12%) MSTest
4 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (12.36%) Manufacturing
2 9 (10.11%) Automotive
3 3 (3.37%) Marketing
4 2 (2.25%) Publishing
4 2 (2.25%) Games
4 2 (2.25%) Finance
5 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (60.67%) Developer
2 21 (23.60%) Software Engineer
3 18 (20.22%) Software Developer
3 18 (20.22%) .NET Developer
4 17 (19.10%) C# Developer
5 15 (16.85%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (13.48%) Senior Developer
7 11 (12.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (10.11%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) Consultant
10 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Front-End Developer
11 5 (5.62%) AWS Consultant
11 5 (5.62%) Implementation Consultant
11 5 (5.62%) Web Developer
11 5 (5.62%) Programmer
12 4 (4.49%) C++ Developer
12 4 (4.49%) C++ Software Developer
12 4 (4.49%) C# Software Engineer
12 4 (4.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (59.55%) .NET
2 31 (34.83%) ASP.NET
3 21 (23.60%) CSS
4 19 (21.35%) HTML
5 16 (17.98%) .NET Framework
6 10 (11.24%) jQuery
7 9 (10.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (10.11%) AngularJS
8 8 (8.99%) Middleware
8 8 (8.99%) ADO.NET
8 8 (8.99%) Web Services
9 7 (7.87%) WinForms
9 7 (7.87%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (6.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 6 (6.74%) Entity Framework
10 6 (6.74%) STL
11 5 (5.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (4.49%) WCF
13 3 (3.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Robotics
1 8 (8.99%) User Experience
2 6 (6.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.74%) Device Driver
3 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.37%) Life Science
5 2 (2.25%) E-Learning
5 2 (2.25%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.12%) PlayStation
6 1 (1.12%) Xbox
6 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.12%) LIMS
6 1 (1.12%) FMCG
6 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.10%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.96%) Software Engineering
2 31 (34.83%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.61%) MVC
4 10 (11.24%) TDD
4 10 (11.24%) SDLC
5 9 (10.11%) CRM
5 9 (10.11%) Project Management
5 9 (10.11%) Scrum
6 8 (8.99%) Data Management
6 8 (8.99%) Software Architecture
6 8 (8.99%) Waterfall
7 7 (7.87%) OO
7 7 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.62%) Analytics
8 5 (5.62%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.62%) Automated Testing
9 4 (4.49%) Web Development
9 4 (4.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.37%) Manual Testing
10 3 (3.37%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 61 (68.54%) C#
2 42 (47.19%) SQL
3 23 (25.84%) C++
3 23 (25.84%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.22%) T-SQL
5 17 (19.10%) Java
6 12 (13.48%) VB.NET
7 10 (11.24%) VB
8 8 (8.99%) Python
9 7 (7.87%) CoffeeScript
10 5 (5.62%) C
11 4 (4.49%) PHP
12 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.12%) VB6
13 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (14.61%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (2.25%) ISEB
3 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) Section 508
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Firmware
Vendors
1 24 (26.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.87%) SAP
3 4 (4.49%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.25%) Google
5 1 (1.12%) PayPal
5 1 (1.12%) Perforce
5 1 (1.12%) Telerik
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle
5 1 (1.12%) Sage
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: Unspecified highly competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 40,000-50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 DOE
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Oxford
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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