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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 67 54 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -24
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 26 39 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.79% 3.39% 7.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.31% 25.49% 40.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 95
Median salary £50,000 £43,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £60,500 £56,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Visual Studio
East of England

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
128 153 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.72% 13.28% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 96 104 230
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bedford +8 12 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Luton -11 6 - - 2
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 46 (93.88%) .NET
2 45 (91.84%) SQL Server
2 45 (91.84%) C#
3 42 (85.71%) ASP.NET
4 32 (65.31%) SQL
5 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
5 31 (63.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (61.22%) HTML
7 29 (59.18%) CSS
8 26 (53.06%) Web Services
8 26 (53.06%) MVC
8 26 (53.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (53.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
10 24 (48.98%) MS Excel
11 23 (46.94%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (46.94%) jQuery
12 22 (44.90%) Software Engineering
13 21 (42.86%) Relational Database
14 20 (40.82%) .NET Framework
15 19 (38.78%) T-SQL
15 19 (38.78%) Subversion
15 19 (38.78%) WCF
16 18 (36.73%) Windows
17 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
18 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 11 (22.45%) Scrum
20 10 (20.41%) Java
21 9 (18.37%) JIRA

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (48.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
3 3 (6.12%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Intranet
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (91.84%) SQL Server
2 31 (63.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (46.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (42.86%) Relational Database
5 6 (12.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (53.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (38.78%) Subversion
3 17 (34.69%) Git (software)
4 9 (18.37%) JIRA
5 4 (8.16%) Moq
5 4 (8.16%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (6.12%) GitLab
6 3 (6.12%) Selenium
6 3 (6.12%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 45 (91.84%) Developer
2 38 (77.55%) .NET Developer
3 34 (69.39%) C# Developer
4 33 (67.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 20 (40.82%) Senior .NET Developer
6 20 (40.82%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 20 (40.82%) Senior C# Developer
6 20 (40.82%) Senior Developer
7 19 (38.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (38.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (22.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (22.45%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (20.41%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 7 (14.29%) IT Support
11 6 (12.24%) SAP Developer
12 4 (8.16%) Lead .NET Developer
12 4 (8.16%) Lead C# Developer
12 4 (8.16%) Lead Developer
13 3 (6.12%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (93.88%) .NET
2 42 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 30 (61.22%) HTML
4 29 (59.18%) CSS
5 26 (53.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (53.06%) Web Services
6 23 (46.94%) jQuery
7 20 (40.82%) .NET Framework
8 19 (38.78%) WCF
9 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 8 (16.33%) HTML5
11 6 (12.24%) REST
11 6 (12.24%) SOAP
12 5 (10.20%) Ajax
13 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (8.16%) CSS3
13 4 (8.16%) Entity Framework
13 4 (8.16%) Silverlight
13 4 (8.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) N-Tier
1 4 (8.16%) User Experience
2 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.08%) Wiki
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) MVC
2 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.90%) Software Engineering
4 11 (22.45%) Scrum
5 8 (16.33%) OO
5 8 (16.33%) OOD
5 8 (16.33%) TDD
6 7 (14.29%) BDD
6 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 7 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 7 (14.29%) SDLC
7 6 (12.24%) CRM
7 6 (12.24%) Multithreading
8 5 (10.20%) Data Migration
8 5 (10.20%) Migration
9 4 (8.16%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.16%) DevOps
9 4 (8.16%) Line Management
9 4 (8.16%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 45 (91.84%) C#
2 32 (65.31%) SQL
3 25 (51.02%) JavaScript
4 19 (38.78%) T-SQL
5 10 (20.41%) Java
6 6 (12.24%) ABAP
7 5 (10.20%) VB.NET
8 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
8 4 (8.16%) VB
9 3 (6.12%) C
10 1 (2.04%) C++
10 1 (2.04%) Ruby
10 1 (2.04%) VB6
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) MOM
1 4 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Adobe
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle
2 6 (12.24%) SAP
3 3 (6.12%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.04%) Xamarin
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