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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 7 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.02% 11.89% 9.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.07% 47.89% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 30
Median salary £40,000 £46,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% -15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £34,300 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £51,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
41 71 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 23.56% 24.83% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36 69 72
Median salary £33,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,350 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bedford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (95.00%) Web Services
2 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 19 (95.00%) T-SQL
2 19 (95.00%) .NET Framework
3 18 (90.00%) WCF
3 18 (90.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (90.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (90.00%) Subversion
3 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 18 (90.00%) MVC
4 17 (85.00%) Relational Database
4 17 (85.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (25.00%) Migration
5 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
7 2 (10.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) JSON
8 1 (5.00%) Computer Science

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (95.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (85.00%) Relational Database
3 17 (85.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Subversion
1 18 (90.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (90.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 18 (90.00%) C# Developer
3 17 (85.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Lead .NET Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Lead C# Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (95.00%) .NET Framework
2 19 (95.00%) Web Services
3 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 18 (90.00%) WCF
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) CSS
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) JSON
5 2 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.00%) CSS3
6 1 (5.00%) EDI
6 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) WinForms
6 1 (5.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) MVC
1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (95.00%) SQL
2 19 (95.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft