The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 36 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 11 35 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.68% 11.29% 10.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.21% 62.50% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 37
Average salary £45,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Visual Studio
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Development Applications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 56 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 16.60% 18.06% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 97
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Bedford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 34 (100.00%) .NET
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 33 (97.06%) C#
3 30 (88.24%) ASP.NET
4 29 (85.29%) JavaScript
5 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
5 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (79.41%) MVC
7 26 (76.47%) MS Excel
7 26 (76.47%) jQuery
8 25 (73.53%) CSS
8 25 (73.53%) HTML
9 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (55.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 19 (55.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
12 16 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (47.06%) Windows
13 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
13 14 (41.18%) TDD
14 13 (38.24%) WCF
14 13 (38.24%) WPF
14 13 (38.24%) OO
14 13 (38.24%) OOD
14 13 (38.24%) AngularJS
14 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (35.29%) WinForms
15 12 (35.29%) Multithreading
15 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
16 11 (32.35%) Pair Programming

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) Node.js
3 2 (5.88%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (76.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) DNS
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (55.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (55.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
3 8 (23.53%) Moq
3 8 (23.53%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (8.82%) Selenium
4 3 (8.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (5.88%) Subversion
6 1 (2.94%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 30 (88.24%) C# Developer
3 26 (76.47%) .NET Developer
3 26 (76.47%) C# .NET Developer
4 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET Developer
4 24 (70.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 22 (64.71%) Senior Developer
6 21 (61.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 21 (61.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 21 (61.76%) Senior C# Developer
7 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 19 (55.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 19 (55.88%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (52.94%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (26.47%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (17.65%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (17.65%) Senior .NET Software Developer
11 6 (17.65%) Senior Software Developer
12 3 (8.82%) C# WPF Developer
12 3 (8.82%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (88.24%) ASP.NET
3 26 (76.47%) jQuery
4 25 (73.53%) CSS
4 25 (73.53%) HTML
5 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (38.24%) AngularJS
6 13 (38.24%) WCF
6 13 (38.24%) WPF
7 12 (35.29%) .NET Framework
7 12 (35.29%) WinForms
8 10 (29.41%) ADO.NET
8 10 (29.41%) Ajax
8 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (29.41%) Entity Framework
8 10 (29.41%) HTML5
8 10 (29.41%) Web Services
9 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 8 (23.53%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) N-Tier
2 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (79.41%) MVC
3 18 (52.94%) Software Engineering
4 14 (41.18%) TDD
5 13 (38.24%) OO
5 13 (38.24%) OOD
6 12 (35.29%) Multithreading
7 11 (32.35%) BDD
7 11 (32.35%) Mentoring
7 11 (32.35%) Pair Programming
8 10 (29.41%) Scrum
9 8 (23.53%) SOLID
10 7 (20.59%) Web Development
11 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
13 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (5.88%) Information Management
13 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) C#
2 29 (85.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.82%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) MOM
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago