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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 26 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 12 14 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.86% 5.32% 14.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.50% 25.00% 58.54%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 45
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
32 56 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 18.29% 21.29% 24.70%
Number of salaries quoted 32 56 79
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £68,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 17 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
3 15 (88.24%) MVC
3 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
3 15 (88.24%) T-SQL
3 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
5 12 (70.59%) Relational Database
6 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 11 (64.71%) Subversion
6 11 (64.71%) .NET Framework
7 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
7 9 (52.94%) Web Services
8 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (47.06%) WCF
8 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (41.18%) Web Development
9 7 (41.18%) TDD
10 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
10 6 (35.29%) CSS
10 6 (35.29%) HTML
11 4 (23.53%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
13 2 (11.76%) Retail
14 1 (5.88%) Degree
14 1 (5.88%) JIRA

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) Relational Database
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Subversion
1 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) .NET Developer
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 9 (52.94%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (52.94%) C# Developer
5 7 (41.18%) Web Developer
6 4 (23.53%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (23.53%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (23.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 4 (23.53%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Developer
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (5.88%) CRM Consultant
8 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
8 1 (5.88%) SAP Functional Consultant
8 1 (5.88%) SAP Support
8 1 (5.88%) SAP Support Consultant
8 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
1 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET
2 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (64.71%) .NET Framework
3 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 9 (52.94%) Web Services
5 8 (47.06%) WCF
6 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) HTML
7 1 (5.88%) Middleware
7 1 (5.88%) REST
7 1 (5.88%) SOAP
7 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) MVC
2 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 7 (41.18%) TDD
3 7 (41.18%) Web Development
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
3 15 (88.24%) T-SQL
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) ABAP
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) SAP