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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 26 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 27 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 9.31% 10.04% 9.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 46.55% 34.15% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 28
Average salary £47,500 £53,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £39,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
58 82 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 20.00% 29.39% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 55 72 61
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £34,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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
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 31 July 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bedford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 40 (97.56%) C#
1 40 (97.56%) .NET
1 40 (97.56%) SQL Server
2 37 (90.24%) ASP.NET
3 31 (75.61%) MVC
3 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
4 30 (73.17%) HTML
4 30 (73.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (70.73%) jQuery
5 29 (70.73%) CSS
6 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
6 28 (68.29%) .NET Framework
7 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (58.54%) MS Excel
9 23 (56.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (56.10%) Entity Framework
10 21 (51.22%) LINQ
11 20 (48.78%) TDD
12 19 (46.34%) Scrum
13 18 (43.90%) Windows
13 18 (43.90%) WCF
13 18 (43.90%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (41.46%) OO
14 17 (41.46%) OOD
15 15 (36.59%) SQL
15 15 (36.59%) Ajax
15 15 (36.59%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (34.15%) WPF
16 14 (34.15%) Silverlight
16 14 (34.15%) Multithreading

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 13 (31.71%) SharePoint
2 7 (17.07%) CMS
3 3 (7.32%) Node.js
3 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (58.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (97.56%) SQL Server
2 23 (56.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (36.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (21.95%) Relational Database
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (21.95%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (21.95%) Moq
3 6 (14.63%) Subversion
4 3 (7.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.88%) Selenium
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (2.44%) Back Office
1 1 (2.44%) Billing
1 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (82.93%) Developer
2 21 (51.22%) .NET Developer
2 21 (51.22%) C# Developer
3 18 (43.90%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (41.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (39.02%) Senior Developer
6 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (21.95%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (21.95%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (17.07%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
9 4 (9.76%) Development Manager
9 4 (9.76%) Senior Manager
9 4 (9.76%) Senior Development Manager
10 3 (7.32%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
11 2 (4.88%) Architect
11 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
11 2 (4.88%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (4.88%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (97.56%) .NET
2 37 (90.24%) ASP.NET
3 30 (73.17%) HTML
3 30 (73.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 29 (70.73%) CSS
4 29 (70.73%) jQuery
5 28 (68.29%) .NET Framework
6 23 (56.10%) Entity Framework
7 21 (51.22%) LINQ
8 18 (43.90%) WCF
9 15 (36.59%) Ajax
10 14 (34.15%) Web Services
10 14 (34.15%) WinForms
10 14 (34.15%) WPF
10 14 (34.15%) Silverlight
11 13 (31.71%) AngularJS
12 12 (29.27%) ADO.NET
13 11 (26.83%) HTML5
14 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) N-Tier
2 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Wiki
3 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) MVC
2 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (48.78%) TDD
4 19 (46.34%) Scrum
5 17 (41.46%) OO
5 17 (41.46%) OOD
6 14 (34.15%) Multithreading
7 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
8 10 (24.39%) Web Development
9 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
11 4 (9.76%) Coaching
11 4 (9.76%) Performance Management
11 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
11 4 (9.76%) SOA
11 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (7.32%) Project Management
12 3 (7.32%) Product Management
12 3 (7.32%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) C#
2 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
3 15 (36.59%) SQL
4 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.44%) VB6
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) VB
6 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) MOM
Vendors
1 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Telerik
2 1 (2.44%) Nintex
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago