Period
to 18 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 56 41
Rank change year-on-year -35 -15 +34
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 46 101 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.31% 4.47% 5.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.61% 23.71% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 44 97 150
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £53,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +13.95% -4.44%

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 338 426 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 16.98% 18.87% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 279 355 485
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,250 £62,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% +11.11% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Buckinghamshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Buckinghamshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Buckinghamshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -23 41 £42,500 -10.53% 12
High Wycombe +7 3 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2020, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 45 (97.83%) C#
2 43 (93.48%) .NET
3 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (71.74%) HTML
5 32 (69.57%) JavaScript
6 31 (67.39%) CSS
7 29 (63.04%) jQuery
8 27 (58.70%) .NET Framework
8 27 (58.70%) ASP.NET
8 27 (58.70%) MVC
9 24 (52.17%) Scrum
10 22 (47.83%) TDD
10 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (45.65%) Azure
11 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
12 20 (43.48%) Web Services
12 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
13 18 (39.13%) NUnit
13 18 (39.13%) WCF
14 16 (34.78%) Entity Framework
15 13 (28.26%) StyleCop
15 13 (28.26%) LINQ
16 12 (26.09%) AngularJS
17 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
18 10 (21.74%) SDLC
19 9 (19.57%) SOLID
19 9 (19.57%) HTML5
19 9 (19.57%) Unit Testing
20 8 (17.39%) Functional Testing
20 8 (17.39%) SQL

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) CMS
1 5 (10.87%) Kentico
2 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 21 (45.65%) Azure
2 2 (4.35%) IaaS
2 2 (4.35%) PaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 1 (2.17%) Azure Functions
3 1 (2.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) FTP
1 3 (6.52%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) CTI
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.52%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) NUnit
2 13 (28.26%) StyleCop
3 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.87%) MSTest
4 5 (10.87%) ReSharper
4 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (8.70%) TeamCity
6 3 (6.52%) JIRA
6 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (13.04%) Automotive
2 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (84.78%) Developer
2 24 (52.17%) .NET Developer
3 21 (45.65%) C# Developer
4 15 (32.61%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (26.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (21.74%) Software Developer
7 6 (13.04%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Web Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) HTML Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (93.48%) .NET
2 33 (71.74%) HTML
3 31 (67.39%) CSS
4 29 (63.04%) jQuery
5 27 (58.70%) .NET Framework
5 27 (58.70%) ASP.NET
6 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (43.48%) Web Services
8 18 (39.13%) WCF
9 16 (34.78%) Entity Framework
10 13 (28.26%) LINQ
11 12 (26.09%) AngularJS
12 9 (19.57%) HTML5
13 7 (15.22%) React
14 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (13.04%) XML
15 5 (10.87%) .NET Core
15 5 (10.87%) Sass
15 5 (10.87%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) User Experience
2 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Android
2 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (80.43%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (58.70%) MVC
3 24 (52.17%) Scrum
4 22 (47.83%) TDD
5 10 (21.74%) SDLC
6 9 (19.57%) SOLID
6 9 (19.57%) Unit Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Functional Testing
8 6 (13.04%) BDD
8 6 (13.04%) Web Development
9 5 (10.87%) API Integration
9 5 (10.87%) Change Management
9 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (6.52%) DevOps
11 3 (6.52%) ITIL
11 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
11 3 (6.52%) Physics
11 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
12 2 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (97.83%) C#
2 32 (69.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.39%) SQL
4 5 (10.87%) VC++
5 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.35%) C
6 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.17%) COBOL
7 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
1 3 (6.52%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) ISO 13485
1 3 (6.52%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) IBM
3 2 (4.35%) Sage