Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 39 30
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 11 19 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 4.37% 5.44% 9.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% 24.36% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 61
Bedford median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +11.76% -22.73%
10th Percentile £35,750 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £55,625 £48,750
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 22 78 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 8.73% 22.35% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 72 120
Bedford median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% -3.03% -8.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £52,375 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.16% +8.89% +2.27%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Bedford

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Bedford

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Bedford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
3 8 (72.73%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
5 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
5 5 (45.45%) Load Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Performance Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
5 5 (45.45%) Microservices
6 4 (36.36%) User Experience
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (27.27%) TDD
7 3 (27.27%) CSS
7 3 (27.27%) HTML
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 3 (27.27%) BDD
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (18.18%) EPiServer
8 2 (18.18%) WCF
8 2 (18.18%) jQuery
8 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 2 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (9.09%) Calabash
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Performance Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Architect
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Technical Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Systems Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Load Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 5 (45.45%) Microservices
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
6 2 (18.18%) MVVM
7 1 (9.09%) Android Development
7 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
7 1 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (9.09%) Product Management
7 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Capita
3 1 (9.09%) Xamarin