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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 22 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 35 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 8.41% 0.28% 5.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 47.30% 1.92% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35 1 17
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +61.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £50,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £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
74 52 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.79% 14.65% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 56 50 45
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 1 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Luton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 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 67 (88.16%) .NET
2 65 (85.53%) SQL Server
3 58 (76.32%) C#
3 58 (76.32%) ASP.NET
4 46 (60.53%) Microsoft
5 42 (55.26%) JavaScript
6 40 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 39 (51.32%) Windows
8 37 (48.68%) HTML
9 34 (44.74%) TDD
10 33 (43.42%) MVC
10 33 (43.42%) Scrum
10 33 (43.42%) WCF
10 33 (43.42%) SQL
10 33 (43.42%) Web Services
10 33 (43.42%) XML
11 31 (40.79%) TeamCity
12 29 (38.16%) SQL Server 2008
12 29 (38.16%) SQL Server 2005
13 26 (34.21%) VB.NET
14 24 (31.58%) Waterfall
15 22 (28.95%) Subversion
16 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (25.00%) E-Commerce
17 18 (23.68%) VB
17 18 (23.68%) XSLT
18 17 (22.37%) CSS
18 17 (22.37%) jQuery
18 17 (22.37%) VB6
18 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Azure

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (17.11%) CMS
2 11 (14.47%) IIS
3 8 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.63%) MQSeries
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) MS Office
2 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (85.53%) SQL Server
2 29 (38.16%) SQL Server 2005
2 29 (38.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (19.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (18.42%) Relational Database
5 13 (17.11%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (14.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (13.16%) RDBMS
8 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (5.26%) MySQL
10 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (40.79%) TeamCity
3 22 (28.95%) Subversion
4 10 (13.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (11.84%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.95%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (15.79%) Marketing
2 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Legal
3 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 54 (71.05%) Developer
2 22 (28.95%) .NET Developer
3 18 (23.68%) Web Developer
4 13 (17.11%) Software Developer
5 11 (14.47%) Analyst
5 11 (14.47%) Analyst Programmer
5 11 (14.47%) Programmer
6 10 (13.16%) Test Manager
7 9 (11.84%) Release Manager
8 8 (10.53%) Developer Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 8 (10.53%) .NET Programmer
9 7 (9.21%) Senior Developer
10 6 (7.89%) VB.NET Developer
11 5 (6.58%) BizTalk Developer
12 4 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
12 4 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (5.26%) .NET Web Developer
13 3 (3.95%) Technical Analyst
13 3 (3.95%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (88.16%) .NET
2 58 (76.32%) ASP.NET
3 37 (48.68%) HTML
4 33 (43.42%) Web Services
4 33 (43.42%) XML
4 33 (43.42%) WCF
5 18 (23.68%) XSLT
6 17 (22.37%) CSS
6 17 (22.37%) jQuery
7 13 (17.11%) WSDL
7 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (13.16%) .NET Framework
9 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (7.89%) COM
11 5 (6.58%) XSD
12 3 (3.95%) NHibernate
12 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (3.95%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (3.95%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (1.32%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.63%) AS400
4 1 (1.32%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 39 (51.32%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.74%) TDD
2 33 (43.42%) MVC
2 33 (43.42%) Scrum
3 24 (31.58%) Waterfall
4 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (15.79%) Web Development
7 10 (13.16%) ETL
7 10 (13.16%) Data Transformation
8 9 (11.84%) Web Application Development
8 9 (11.84%) Regression Testing
9 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
10 7 (9.21%) Risk Assessment
11 6 (7.89%) Workflow
11 6 (7.89%) BCP
11 6 (7.89%) Release Management
11 6 (7.89%) Automated Testing
11 6 (7.89%) Performance Testing
11 6 (7.89%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (76.32%) C#
2 42 (55.26%) JavaScript
3 33 (43.42%) SQL
4 26 (34.21%) VB.NET
5 18 (23.68%) VB
6 17 (22.37%) VB6
7 15 (19.74%) C
8 8 (10.53%) T-SQL
8 8 (10.53%) Groovy
9 7 (9.21%) PHP
9 7 (9.21%) C++
10 3 (3.95%) Perl
10 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.95%) VBA
11 1 (1.32%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (14.47%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 46 (60.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) Business Objects
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle
4 2 (2.63%) Progress
4 2 (2.63%) IBM
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago