The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 24 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 33 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 8.05% - 4.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 43.42% - 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 33 0 14
Average salary £45,000 - £31,750
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Luton region.

Development Applications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
76 54 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 18.54% 14.79% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 46 52 46
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Luton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 73 (89.02%) .NET
2 70 (85.37%) SQL Server
3 64 (78.05%) C#
3 64 (78.05%) ASP.NET
4 56 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (60.98%) Microsoft
6 47 (57.32%) JavaScript
7 43 (52.44%) HTML
8 42 (51.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 41 (50.00%) Windows
10 37 (45.12%) SQL
11 36 (43.90%) XML
11 36 (43.90%) TDD
11 36 (43.90%) MVC
12 35 (42.68%) Scrum
13 34 (41.46%) WCF
13 34 (41.46%) Web Services
14 32 (39.02%) TeamCity
15 30 (36.59%) SQL Server 2008
15 30 (36.59%) SQL Server 2005
16 29 (35.37%) VB.NET
17 24 (29.27%) Waterfall
18 22 (26.83%) Subversion
19 21 (25.61%) E-Commerce
20 19 (23.17%) VB
20 19 (23.17%) Microsoft Azure
21 18 (21.95%) CSS
21 18 (21.95%) XSLT
21 18 (21.95%) VB6
21 18 (21.95%) jQuery

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 13 (15.85%) CMS
2 11 (13.41%) IIS
3 8 (9.76%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.66%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.44%) MQSeries
Applications
1 16 (19.51%) MS Office
2 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (23.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (85.37%) SQL Server
2 30 (36.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 30 (36.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (17.07%) Crystal Reports
4 14 (17.07%) Relational Database
5 12 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (12.20%) RDBMS
7 8 (9.76%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (4.88%) MySQL
8 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (51.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (39.02%) TeamCity
3 22 (26.83%) Subversion
4 11 (13.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (12.20%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.66%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (14.63%) Marketing
2 4 (4.88%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.22%) Legal
3 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (71.95%) Developer
2 22 (26.83%) .NET Developer
3 20 (24.39%) Web Developer
4 16 (19.51%) Software Developer
5 12 (14.63%) Analyst
5 12 (14.63%) Analyst Programmer
5 12 (14.63%) Programmer
6 10 (12.20%) Test Manager
7 9 (10.98%) Release Manager
8 8 (9.76%) Developer Analyst
8 8 (9.76%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 8 (9.76%) .NET Programmer
9 7 (8.54%) Senior Developer
10 6 (7.32%) VB.NET Developer
11 5 (6.10%) BizTalk Developer
12 4 (4.88%) Graduate
12 4 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
12 4 (4.88%) Senior Web Developer
12 4 (4.88%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (4.88%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (89.02%) .NET
2 64 (78.05%) ASP.NET
3 43 (52.44%) HTML
4 36 (43.90%) XML
5 34 (41.46%) WCF
5 34 (41.46%) Web Services
6 18 (21.95%) CSS
6 18 (21.95%) XSLT
6 18 (21.95%) jQuery
7 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (15.85%) WSDL
9 10 (12.20%) .NET Framework
10 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (7.32%) COM
12 5 (6.10%) XSD
13 4 (4.88%) NHibernate
13 4 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 4 (4.88%) Razor View Engine
14 1 (1.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.32%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.44%) AS400
3 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 41 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.66%) UNIX
2 3 (3.66%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (43.90%) TDD
2 36 (43.90%) MVC
3 35 (42.68%) Scrum
4 24 (29.27%) Waterfall
5 21 (25.61%) E-Commerce
6 13 (15.85%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (14.63%) Web Development
8 10 (12.20%) ETL
8 10 (12.20%) Data Transformation
9 9 (10.98%) Web Application Development
9 9 (10.98%) Regression Testing
10 8 (9.76%) Configuration Management
11 7 (8.54%) Risk Assessment
12 6 (7.32%) BCP
12 6 (7.32%) B2B
12 6 (7.32%) Workflow
12 6 (7.32%) Release Management
12 6 (7.32%) Performance Testing
12 6 (7.32%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (78.05%) C#
2 47 (57.32%) JavaScript
3 37 (45.12%) SQL
4 29 (35.37%) VB.NET
5 19 (23.17%) VB
6 18 (21.95%) VB6
7 15 (18.29%) C
8 8 (9.76%) C++
8 8 (9.76%) T-SQL
8 8 (9.76%) Groovy
9 7 (8.54%) PHP
10 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.66%) VBA
10 3 (3.66%) Perl
11 1 (1.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (15.85%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 50 (60.98%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.76%) Business Objects
3 4 (4.88%) Oracle
4 3 (3.66%) Progress
5 2 (2.44%) IBM
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago