Period
to 18 March 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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 60 63
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 95 120 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.24% 4.17% 3.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.04% 21.51% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 94 129 107
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £36,750 £28,100 £35,000
90th Percentile £62,125 £55,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 431 558 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.22% 19.40% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 359 472 503
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,550 £29,775 £30,050
90th Percentile £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 March 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 March 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 +21 76 £46,250 +2.78% 12
Gerrards Cross - 9 £45,000 -
Newport Pagnell +4 6 £60,000 +33.33%
Marlow +18 3 £57,500 +43.75%
High Wycombe -13 1 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 18 March 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 91 (95.79%) C#
2 84 (88.42%) .NET
3 80 (84.21%) SQL Server
4 64 (67.37%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (46.32%) Git (software)
6 40 (42.11%) MVC
6 40 (42.11%) CSS
7 39 (41.05%) ASP.NET
8 38 (40.00%) .NET Framework
8 38 (40.00%) jQuery
9 37 (38.95%) Microsoft
9 37 (38.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 36 (37.89%) HTML
11 33 (34.74%) JavaScript
12 27 (28.42%) Unit Testing
13 26 (27.37%) WPF
13 26 (27.37%) Scrum
13 26 (27.37%) TDD
14 25 (26.32%) SOLID
15 23 (24.21%) Microsoft Azure
16 22 (23.16%) SQL
17 21 (22.11%) XML
17 21 (22.11%) NUnit
18 20 (21.05%) WCF
19 18 (18.95%) Entity Framework
19 18 (18.95%) AngularJS
19 18 (18.95%) ASP.NET Web API
19 18 (18.95%) .NET Core
20 17 (17.89%) Docker
20 17 (17.89%) Amazon AWS

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 15 (15.79%) CMS
2 9 (9.47%) Umbraco
3 8 (8.42%) IIS
4 6 (6.32%) Kentico
5 2 (2.11%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.05%) Confluence
6 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.05%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 23 (24.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (17.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.16%) Azure Functions
3 3 (3.16%) Serverless
4 2 (2.11%) PaaS
4 2 (2.11%) SaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.05%) IaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Office 365
5 1 (1.05%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) Extranet
1 6 (6.32%) Internet
2 2 (2.11%) Firewall
3 1 (1.05%) NAS
3 1 (1.05%) Skype
3 1 (1.05%) WAN
3 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (84.21%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (12.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 12 (12.63%) MongoDB
4 7 (7.37%) MySQL
4 7 (7.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.05%) Power BI
6 1 (1.05%) Redis
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (46.32%) Git (software)
2 21 (22.11%) NUnit
3 17 (17.89%) MSTest
4 15 (15.79%) JIRA
5 12 (12.63%) Jenkins
5 12 (12.63%) ReSharper
6 11 (11.58%) git-flow
7 10 (10.53%) Bitbucket
8 5 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (4.21%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (4.21%) TeamCity
10 3 (3.16%) Cucumber
10 3 (3.16%) Selenium
11 2 (2.11%) Hudson
11 2 (2.11%) NSubstitute
11 2 (2.11%) Serilog
11 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (1.05%) Appium
12 1 (1.05%) Calabash
General
1 1 (1.05%) Banking
1 1 (1.05%) Finance
1 1 (1.05%) Marketing
1 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (81.05%) Developer
2 50 (52.63%) C# Developer
3 46 (48.42%) .NET Developer
4 29 (30.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (25.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (25.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 22 (23.16%) Senior Developer
7 21 (22.11%) Software Developer
8 17 (17.89%) C# Software Developer
9 14 (14.74%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (10.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 10 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
11 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 8 (8.42%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (8.42%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 8 (8.42%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (8.42%) Software Engineer
12 6 (6.32%) Development Manager
12 6 (6.32%) Software Development Manager
12 6 (6.32%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (88.42%) .NET
2 40 (42.11%) CSS
3 39 (41.05%) ASP.NET
4 38 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 38 (40.00%) jQuery
5 37 (38.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (37.89%) HTML
7 26 (27.37%) WPF
8 21 (22.11%) XML
9 20 (21.05%) WCF
10 18 (18.95%) .NET Core
10 18 (18.95%) AngularJS
10 18 (18.95%) ASP.NET Web API
10 18 (18.95%) Entity Framework
11 16 (16.84%) React
12 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 12 (12.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 12 (12.63%) Node.js
13 12 (12.63%) Redux
14 10 (10.53%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (2.11%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.37%) Windows
2 3 (3.16%) Android
2 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.11%) VMS
4 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.05%) Linux
4 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (67.37%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (42.11%) MVC
3 27 (28.42%) Unit Testing
4 26 (27.37%) Scrum
4 26 (27.37%) TDD
5 25 (26.32%) SOLID
6 17 (17.89%) BDD
7 16 (16.84%) SDLC
8 15 (15.79%) Functional Testing
9 11 (11.58%) DevOps
9 11 (11.58%) Mentoring
9 11 (11.58%) Project Management
9 11 (11.58%) Test Automation
10 10 (10.53%) Computer Science
11 9 (9.47%) Coaching
11 9 (9.47%) System Testing
11 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
11 9 (9.47%) Wireframes
12 6 (6.32%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (6.32%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 91 (95.79%) C#
2 33 (34.74%) JavaScript
3 22 (23.16%) SQL
4 15 (15.79%) VC++
5 9 (9.47%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.11%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.05%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.05%) Delphi
7 1 (1.05%) Java
7 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.05%) Ruby
7 1 (1.05%) VB
7 1 (1.05%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (10.53%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.11%) ISEB
3 2 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.05%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.05%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.05%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) HL7
2 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.05%) ISO 13485
3 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (17.89%) Docker
2 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (38.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.26%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.05%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.05%) HP
3 1 (1.05%) Tableau
3 1 (1.05%) VMware