The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 34 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 25 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.80% 1.35% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 48.08% 13.95% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 3
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £41,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,450 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
52 43 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 12.06% 9.68% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 29 33
Average salary £50,000 £28,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.43% -32.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Bedfordshire

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Luton

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Luton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Luton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (90.00%) .NET
3 23 (76.67%) ASP.NET
4 22 (73.33%) C#
5 21 (70.00%) Web Services
6 19 (63.33%) WCF
7 14 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (46.67%) Windows
8 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (40.00%) MVC
10 11 (36.67%) Scrum
10 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
11 10 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
12 9 (30.00%) HTML
12 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (26.67%) TDD
13 8 (26.67%) jQuery
13 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
13 8 (26.67%) XML
13 8 (26.67%) CSS
13 8 (26.67%) XSLT
13 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
13 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
14 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
14 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
14 7 (23.33%) Subversion
15 6 (20.00%) SQL
15 6 (20.00%) Relational Database

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 10 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (13.33%) CMS
3 4 (13.33%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.33%) Papyrus
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
3 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (43.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.67%) MySQL
8 1 (3.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
2 7 (23.33%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Programmer
4 6 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 6 (20.00%) Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 4 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (13.33%) .NET Programmer
6 4 (13.33%) BizTalk Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (10.00%) Architect
7 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (10.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
8 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) ASP.NET
3 21 (70.00%) Web Services
4 19 (63.33%) WCF
5 9 (30.00%) HTML
6 8 (26.67%) jQuery
6 8 (26.67%) XML
6 8 (26.67%) CSS
6 8 (26.67%) XSLT
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (13.33%) WSDL
8 4 (13.33%) XSD
8 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 3 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (10.00%) NHibernate
10 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
10 2 (6.67%) Silverlight
11 1 (3.33%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) N-Tier
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) AS400
3 1 (3.33%) Animation
3 1 (3.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) MVC
2 11 (36.67%) Scrum
3 8 (26.67%) TDD
3 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 7 (23.33%) Waterfall
5 5 (16.67%) Data Transformation
5 5 (16.67%) Workflow
6 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.00%) ETL
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
7 3 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) Change Management
8 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (13.33%) C
5 4 (13.33%) PHP
6 3 (10.00%) Groovy
7 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.67%) VBA
7 2 (6.67%) Perl
8 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) HP
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