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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 49 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 6 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.52% 4.68% 6.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.59% 34.55% 50.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 25
Average salary - £43,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
91 55 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.98% 13.55% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 62 22 46
Average salary £59,500 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.82% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) MySQL
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) SOAP
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) SAP
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Subversion
3 6 (60.00%) JIRA
3 6 (60.00%) CRM
3 6 (60.00%) Adobe
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) ABAP
3 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (60.00%) REST
3 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (40.00%) User Experience
4 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) JIRA
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) SAP Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Developer
4 2 (20.00%) CRM Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SAP CRM Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) REST
3 6 (60.00%) SOAP
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) CRM
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) ABAP
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Adobe
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
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Posted: 2 days ago
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