Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 42 46
Rank change year-on-year -41 +4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 78 160 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.84% 5.66% 5.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.14% 24.43% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 70 155 154
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,175 £31,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,250 £56,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

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 455 655 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 16.55% 23.19% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 415 597 529
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 2018. 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 -30 35 £47,500 +5.56% 8
Gerrards Cross +10 15 £32,500 -7.14%
High Wycombe -15 9 £52,500 +10.53%
Aylesbury - 8 £48,750 - 2
Newport Pagnell -2 3 £32,000 -22.89% 1
Marlow -21 1 £57,500 +43.75%
Buckingham - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 67 (85.90%) C#
2 64 (82.05%) .NET
3 59 (75.64%) SQL Server
4 44 (56.41%) JavaScript
5 39 (50.00%) CSS
6 37 (47.44%) ASP.NET
7 36 (46.15%) SQL
7 36 (46.15%) HTML
8 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (42.31%) jQuery
10 32 (41.03%) MVC
11 28 (35.90%) Microsoft
12 25 (32.05%) T-SQL
13 24 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (28.21%) XML
15 21 (26.92%) AngularJS
16 20 (25.64%) Scrum
17 18 (23.08%) Degree
18 17 (21.79%) SDLC
19 16 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
20 15 (19.23%) System Testing
20 15 (19.23%) SOLID
20 15 (19.23%) TDD
21 14 (17.95%) Ajax
21 14 (17.95%) BDD
22 13 (16.67%) Web Development
23 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
23 12 (15.38%) .NET Core
23 12 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 11 (14.10%) RESTful

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 (6.41%) IIS
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.56%) CMS
3 2 (2.56%) Confluence
3 2 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Azure Functions
2 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.28%) IaaS
2 1 (1.28%) PaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) SMS
2 1 (1.28%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (75.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.28%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.26%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (10.26%) TeamCity
3 6 (7.69%) ReSharper
4 5 (6.41%) JIRA
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.56%) Selenium
7 1 (1.28%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (11.54%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Games
2 4 (5.13%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (80.77%) Developer
2 39 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 27 (34.62%) C# Developer
4 18 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (17.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (11.54%) Web Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.97%) SQL Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Applications Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
10 5 (6.41%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (5.13%) 3D Developer
11 4 (5.13%) Administrator
11 4 (5.13%) Applications Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) Applications Support
11 4 (5.13%) Applications Support Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (5.13%) SharePoint Administrator
11 4 (5.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (82.05%) .NET
2 39 (50.00%) CSS
3 37 (47.44%) ASP.NET
4 36 (46.15%) HTML
5 33 (42.31%) jQuery
6 24 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (28.21%) XML
8 21 (26.92%) AngularJS
9 14 (17.95%) Ajax
10 12 (15.38%) .NET Core
10 12 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (14.10%) JSON
11 11 (14.10%) RESTful
12 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (12.82%) CSS3
13 9 (11.54%) .NET Framework
13 9 (11.54%) HTML5
13 9 (11.54%) React
14 8 (10.26%) Castle Windsor
14 8 (10.26%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.26%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (6.41%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.13%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.85%) Animation
6 2 (2.56%) Robotics
6 2 (2.56%) User Experience
6 2 (2.56%) W3C
7 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.28%) NHS
7 1 (1.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.56%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (41.03%) MVC
3 20 (25.64%) Scrum
4 17 (21.79%) SDLC
5 15 (19.23%) SOLID
5 15 (19.23%) System Testing
5 15 (19.23%) TDD
6 14 (17.95%) BDD
7 13 (16.67%) Web Development
8 12 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 9 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (10.26%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (8.97%) Web Application Development
12 6 (7.69%) Unit Testing
13 5 (6.41%) CAD
13 5 (6.41%) Cross-Browser Development
13 5 (6.41%) IT Strategy
13 5 (6.41%) Mathematics
13 5 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 67 (85.90%) C#
2 44 (56.41%) JavaScript
3 36 (46.15%) SQL
4 25 (32.05%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.69%) C++
5 6 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.13%) VC++
7 3 (3.85%) XPath
8 1 (1.28%) COBOL
8 1 (1.28%) Java
8 1 (1.28%) Python
8 1 (1.28%) VB
8 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (23.08%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.56%) ISEB
3 2 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.28%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.28%) MCSE
4 1 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) HL7
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 13485
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) Docker
2 2 (2.56%) Firmware
3 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) Nintex
3 2 (2.56%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.28%) Capita
4 1 (1.28%) Google
4 1 (1.28%) RedGate
4 1 (1.28%) Unisys