The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 45 62 45
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 25 25 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.13% 3.21% 4.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.41% 21.19% 34.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 34
Median salary £35,000 £44,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.34% -15.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
85 118 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.03% 15.17% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80 101 95
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,250 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bedfordshire region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +8 15 £35,000 +19.65% 2
Dunstable - 9 £35,000 -
Bedford +7 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 58 (98.31%) C#
2 50 (84.75%) .NET
3 49 (83.05%) SQL Server
3 49 (83.05%) ASP.NET
4 33 (55.93%) JavaScript
5 32 (54.24%) HTML
6 20 (33.90%) WinForms
6 20 (33.90%) Java
6 20 (33.90%) SQL
6 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (32.20%) AngularJS
8 18 (30.51%) HTML5
9 17 (28.81%) .NET Framework
10 16 (27.12%) RabbitMQ
10 16 (27.12%) SOA
10 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (27.12%) MVC
11 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
11 15 (25.42%) Relational Database
11 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (25.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (23.73%) WCF
12 14 (23.73%) CSS
13 13 (22.03%) Windows
13 13 (22.03%) Oracle
14 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
14 12 (20.34%) JIRA
14 12 (20.34%) Mobile App
15 11 (18.64%) Re-Platforming
15 11 (18.64%) Web Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (13.56%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Hybris
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (83.05%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.42%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.56%) MySQL
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (20.34%) JIRA
3 9 (15.25%) Subversion
4 4 (6.78%) HP UFT
4 4 (6.78%) NUnit
4 4 (6.78%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.69%) Selenium
6 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.69%) WebStorm
General
1 3 (5.08%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (86.44%) Developer
2 32 (54.24%) C# Developer
3 22 (37.29%) .NET Developer
4 15 (25.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) WinForms Developer
6 8 (13.56%) C++ Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Web Developer
8 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (8.47%) C# Programmer
9 5 (8.47%) C++/C# Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Programmer
10 4 (6.78%) Applications Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Automation Tester
10 4 (6.78%) C# Application Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Consultant
10 4 (6.78%) SAP Consultant
10 4 (6.78%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Tester
10 4 (6.78%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (84.75%) .NET
2 49 (83.05%) ASP.NET
3 32 (54.24%) HTML
4 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (33.90%) WinForms
5 19 (32.20%) AngularJS
6 18 (30.51%) HTML5
7 17 (28.81%) .NET Framework
8 16 (27.12%) RabbitMQ
9 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (23.73%) CSS
10 14 (23.73%) WCF
11 11 (18.64%) Web Services
12 10 (16.95%) Ajax
13 8 (13.56%) ATL
13 8 (13.56%) MFC
13 8 (13.56%) OpenGL
13 8 (13.56%) REST
14 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 7 (11.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Mobile App
2 8 (13.56%) iPad
3 5 (8.47%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (27.12%) MVC
1 16 (27.12%) SOA
2 11 (18.64%) Re-Platforming
2 11 (18.64%) TDD
2 11 (18.64%) Web Development
3 8 (13.56%) 3D Modelling
3 8 (13.56%) CRM
4 7 (11.86%) Mobile Development
4 7 (11.86%) Scrum
5 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.47%) Waterfall
6 4 (6.78%) API Testing
6 4 (6.78%) Automation Testing
6 4 (6.78%) BDD
6 4 (6.78%) Coaching
6 4 (6.78%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (6.78%) Test Strategy
7 1 (1.69%) Front End Development
7 1 (1.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (98.31%) C#
2 33 (55.93%) JavaScript
3 20 (33.90%) Java
3 20 (33.90%) SQL
4 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
5 8 (13.56%) ABAP
5 8 (13.56%) C++
6 4 (6.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.03%) Oracle
3 8 (13.56%) SAP
3 8 (13.56%) Xamarin
4 7 (11.86%) Adobe
5 4 (6.78%) HP
6 1 (1.69%) hybris
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