The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Towcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 1 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Towcester 100.00% 50.00% -
As % of the Development Applications category 100.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £31,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
Visual Studio
Northamptonshire

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

Development Applications Category
Towcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Towcester 100.00% 50.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £31,250 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Towcester

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Towcester

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Towcester

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Towcester

Visual Studio
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Towcester

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Towcester 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 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MCAD
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) LabWindows
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Towcester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Towcester 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) LabWindows
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCAD
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft