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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 29 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 11 15 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.82% 5.36% 15.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 57.89% 36.59% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 67
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £66,500 £56,000
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
19 41 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.05% 14.64% 31.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 135
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £52,500 £65,000
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 4 May 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bedford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
2 21 (95.45%) C#
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
3 20 (90.91%) MVC
3 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (81.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (77.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
6 14 (63.64%) Web Services
6 14 (63.64%) .NET Framework
7 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (59.09%) WCF
8 12 (54.55%) HTML
8 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
8 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 11 (50.00%) SQL
9 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
9 11 (50.00%) CSS
9 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
9 11 (50.00%) jQuery
10 10 (45.45%) Subversion
10 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
11 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
12 7 (31.82%) Pair Programming
12 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
12 7 (31.82%) BDD
13 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (81.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (77.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (45.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (45.45%) Subversion
3 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.64%) Moq
4 3 (13.64%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (9.09%) Selenium
6 1 (4.55%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) .NET Developer
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 20 (90.91%) C# .NET Developer
2 20 (90.91%) C# Developer
3 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 16 (72.73%) Senior .NET Developer
4 16 (72.73%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 16 (72.73%) Senior C# Developer
4 16 (72.73%) Senior Developer
5 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (45.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (45.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (45.45%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (40.91%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
3 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (63.64%) .NET Framework
4 14 (63.64%) Web Services
5 13 (59.09%) WCF
6 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 12 (54.55%) HTML
7 11 (50.00%) CSS
7 11 (50.00%) jQuery
8 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (13.64%) ADO.NET
9 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
9 3 (13.64%) HTML5
9 3 (13.64%) LINQ
9 3 (13.64%) Silverlight
9 3 (13.64%) WinForms
9 3 (13.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) MVC
2 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
3 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) BDD
4 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
4 7 (31.82%) Pair Programming
5 5 (22.73%) Data Migration
5 5 (22.73%) Migration
6 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 4 (18.18%) OO
6 4 (18.18%) OOD
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
6 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) SOLID
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
8 1 (4.55%) Planning Poker
8 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Web Design
8 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.55%) VB6
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) MOM
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
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