Period
to 18 August 2019

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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 90 42
Rank change year-on-year -20 -48 +6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 34 79 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.46% 2.85% 5.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.72% 17.03% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34 71 155
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £34,500 £28,250 £31,450
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £53,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.16%

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 390 464 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 16.74% 16.73% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 324 424 598
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,375 £60,000 £62,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 August 2019.

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 August 2019. 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 0 24 £45,000 -5.26% 8
High Wycombe +12 6 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Newport Pagnell -3 1 £30,000 -6.25% 1
Gerrards Cross -11 1 £50,000 +53.85%
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 31 (91.18%) C#
2 30 (88.24%) .NET
3 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
4 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (50.00%) HTML
6 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
6 14 (41.18%) CSS
7 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
7 13 (38.24%) Scrum
7 13 (38.24%) jQuery
8 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (35.29%) MVC
8 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
9 11 (32.35%) BDD
9 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
9 11 (32.35%) SDLC
10 10 (29.41%) SOLID
10 10 (29.41%) AngularJS
10 10 (29.41%) TDD
11 9 (26.47%) WPF
11 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (20.59%) Docker
12 7 (20.59%) .NET Core
12 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
12 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
13 6 (17.65%) Degree
13 6 (17.65%) ReSharper
13 6 (17.65%) WCF

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 2 (5.88%) CMS
1 2 (5.88%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) PaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Power Platform
4 1 (2.94%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (2.94%) Azure Functions
4 1 (2.94%) IaaS
4 1 (2.94%) SaaS
4 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) CTI
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (17.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.88%) Power BI
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) ReSharper
2 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (14.71%) MSTest
3 5 (14.71%) NUnit
4 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.82%) JIRA
4 3 (8.82%) Selenium
5 2 (5.88%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.94%) Subversion
6 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (2.94%) Automotive
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Law
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) C# Developer
3 13 (38.24%) .NET Developer
4 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (26.47%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (26.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (20.59%) Software Engineer
6 6 (17.65%) Software Developer
7 5 (14.71%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (5.88%) QA Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) .NET
2 17 (50.00%) HTML
3 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 14 (41.18%) CSS
4 13 (38.24%) jQuery
5 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (29.41%) AngularJS
7 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (26.47%) WPF
8 7 (20.59%) .NET Core
8 7 (20.59%) .NET Framework
9 6 (17.65%) Node.js
9 6 (17.65%) WCF
10 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (11.76%) HTML5
10 4 (11.76%) React
11 3 (8.82%) Redux
11 3 (8.82%) Vue.js
12 2 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Scrum
3 12 (35.29%) MVC
4 11 (32.35%) BDD
4 11 (32.35%) SDLC
5 10 (29.41%) SOLID
5 10 (29.41%) TDD
6 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
7 5 (14.71%) Functional Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Mathematics
7 5 (14.71%) Physics
7 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.82%) MVVM
8 3 (8.82%) Project Management
8 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.88%) Multithreading
9 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) VC++
4 3 (8.82%) Java
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) COBOL
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) VB
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.94%) HND
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PMP
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) ISO 13485
1 5 (14.71%) ISO 9001
2 4 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Tableau