Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 42 50
Rank change year-on-year -29 +8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 93 164 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.68% 5.81% 5.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.90% 24.96% 25.72%
Number of salaries quoted 82 152 155
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% -2.25% +14.10%
10th Percentile £31,025 £29,192 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,375 £52,375 £58,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.30% +2.35%

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 445 657 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 17.62% 23.29% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 404 587 579
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 £28,300
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -11 40 £47,500 +9.20% 10
Gerrards Cross +11 24 £32,500 -7.14%
High Wycombe -31 9 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Newport Pagnell -7 7 £60,000 +36.36% 1
Aylesbury - 6 £51,250 -
Marlow -3 3 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Visual Studio
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 88 (94.62%) C#
2 78 (83.87%) .NET
3 72 (77.42%) SQL Server
4 44 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (45.16%) JavaScript
5 42 (45.16%) SQL
6 38 (40.86%) ASP.NET
7 37 (39.78%) CSS
8 34 (36.56%) HTML
9 32 (34.41%) T-SQL
10 31 (33.33%) XML
10 31 (33.33%) jQuery
11 30 (32.26%) MVC
12 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
12 27 (29.03%) Scrum
13 26 (27.96%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (25.81%) System Testing
15 21 (22.58%) AngularJS
16 20 (21.51%) TDD
17 18 (19.35%) Degree
17 18 (19.35%) SOLID
17 18 (19.35%) SDLC
18 17 (18.28%) Git (software)
18 17 (18.28%) Microsoft Azure
19 15 (16.13%) BDD
20 13 (13.98%) .NET Framework
20 13 (13.98%) Software Engineering
21 12 (12.90%) Ajax
21 12 (12.90%) .NET Core
22 11 (11.83%) 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 7 (7.53%) IIS
2 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.15%) CMS
3 2 (2.15%) NServiceBus
3 2 (2.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.15%) Azure Functions
3 2 (2.15%) Serverless
4 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) CTI
1 1 (1.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (77.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.23%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.08%) Big Data
6 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (18.28%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.60%) JIRA
2 8 (8.60%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (8.60%) TeamCity
3 7 (7.53%) ReSharper
4 6 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.38%) git-flow
6 4 (4.30%) NUnit
6 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.15%) NSubstitute
7 2 (2.15%) Selenium
7 2 (2.15%) Serilog
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (1.08%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.08%) Hudson
General
1 9 (9.68%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Games
3 3 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 75 (80.65%) Developer
2 50 (53.76%) .NET Developer
3 31 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 20 (21.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (13.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (11.83%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Applications Developer
7 6 (6.45%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Web Applications Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Development Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Software Development Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Software Manager
9 4 (4.30%) 3D Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Administrator
9 4 (4.30%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (83.87%) .NET
2 38 (40.86%) ASP.NET
3 37 (39.78%) CSS
4 34 (36.56%) HTML
5 31 (33.33%) jQuery
5 31 (33.33%) XML
6 26 (27.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (22.58%) AngularJS
8 13 (13.98%) .NET Framework
9 12 (12.90%) .NET Core
9 12 (12.90%) Ajax
10 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (11.83%) RESTful
10 11 (11.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (10.75%) JSON
11 10 (10.75%) WCF
12 9 (9.68%) LINQ
12 9 (9.68%) React
13 8 (8.60%) Castle Windsor
13 8 (8.60%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.60%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.30%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (4.30%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.30%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.23%) Animation
5 2 (2.15%) Robotics
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.15%) Android
3 2 (2.15%) VMS
4 1 (1.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (32.26%) MVC
3 27 (29.03%) Scrum
4 24 (25.81%) System Testing
5 20 (21.51%) TDD
6 18 (19.35%) SDLC
6 18 (19.35%) SOLID
7 15 (16.13%) BDD
8 13 (13.98%) Software Engineering
9 11 (11.83%) DevOps
10 9 (9.68%) Mentoring
10 9 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (9.68%) Web Development
11 8 (8.60%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (8.60%) Dependency Injection
12 7 (7.53%) Mathematics
12 7 (7.53%) Web Application Development
13 6 (6.45%) Coaching
13 6 (6.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (94.62%) C#
2 42 (45.16%) JavaScript
2 42 (45.16%) SQL
3 32 (34.41%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.45%) C++
5 4 (4.30%) VC++
6 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.23%) XPath
7 1 (1.08%) COBOL
7 1 (1.08%) Java
7 1 (1.08%) VB
7 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.08%) VBA
7 1 (1.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (19.35%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (2.15%) ISEB
4 2 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.08%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) HL7
1 3 (3.23%) ISO 13485
1 3 (3.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.60%) Docker
2 2 (2.15%) Firmware
2 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 27 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.30%) Nintex
3 1 (1.08%) Unisys