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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 27 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 14 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.86% 7.91% 12.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.56% 47.83% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 39
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £63,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
43 46 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 21.08% 16.55% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 88
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 July 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bedford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) SQL Server
2 23 (95.83%) C#
2 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET
3 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
4 21 (87.50%) MVC
4 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (83.33%) .NET Framework
5 20 (83.33%) Web Services
6 19 (79.17%) WCF
6 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
6 19 (79.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 18 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 18 (75.00%) SQL
7 18 (75.00%) T-SQL
8 16 (66.67%) Subversion
8 16 (66.67%) Relational Database
9 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (33.33%) HTML
10 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 7 (29.17%) CSS
12 6 (25.00%) jQuery
13 5 (20.83%) Migration
13 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
13 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
14 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 4 (16.67%) Windows

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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (95.83%) SQL Server
2 19 (79.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (66.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (66.67%) Subversion
3 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.33%) Moq
4 2 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (8.33%) Selenium
5 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) .NET Developer
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 21 (87.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 21 (87.50%) C# Developer
3 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 11 (45.83%) Senior .NET Developer
4 11 (45.83%) Senior Developer
5 10 (41.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 10 (41.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Lead .NET Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Lead C# Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Lead Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Cloud Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Lead DevOps
8 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) ASP.NET
3 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (83.33%) .NET Framework
4 20 (83.33%) Web Services
5 19 (79.17%) WCF
6 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (33.33%) HTML
8 7 (29.17%) CSS
9 6 (25.00%) jQuery
10 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
11 3 (12.50%) HTML5
11 3 (12.50%) WinForms
12 2 (8.33%) Ajax
12 2 (8.33%) JSON
12 2 (8.33%) LINQ
12 2 (8.33%) Silverlight
12 2 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) MVC
2 19 (79.17%) Software Engineering
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) OO
6 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 3 (12.50%) OOD
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
7 2 (8.33%) SOLID
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) DevOps
8 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 18 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) MOM
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
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