The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 48 39
Rank change year-on-year +21 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 14 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 5.58% 1.52% 4.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.56% 6.67% 35.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 10
Median salary £35,000 - £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Development Application Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 43 90 54
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 17.13% 22.78% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 22 62 22
Median salary £50,000 £59,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.96% +17.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio 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 in Luton.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Luton

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Luton over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Luton region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 25 (96.15%) HTML
1 25 (96.15%) AngularJS
2 24 (92.31%) HTML5
3 21 (80.77%) C#
3 21 (80.77%) .NET
3 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
3 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET
4 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (73.08%) RabbitMQ
5 19 (73.08%) SOA
5 19 (73.08%) WinForms
6 16 (61.54%) Java
6 16 (61.54%) Re-Platforming
7 8 (30.77%) WPF
8 6 (23.08%) CSS
9 5 (19.23%) Finance
9 5 (19.23%) Selenium
9 5 (19.23%) WebStorm
9 5 (19.23%) CSS3
9 5 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (19.23%) Node.js
9 5 (19.23%) Visualforce
10 3 (11.54%) WCF
10 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (11.54%) Scrum
10 3 (11.54%) Windows
10 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
11 1 (3.85%) Coaching
11 1 (3.85%) API Testing

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Selenium
1 5 (19.23%) WebStorm
2 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 17 (65.38%) C# Developer
3 10 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 10 (38.46%) WinForms Developer
4 8 (30.77%) C# WPF Developer
4 8 (30.77%) WPF Developer
5 7 (26.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (19.23%) Angular Developer
7 4 (15.38%) UI Developer
8 3 (11.54%) C# Programmer
8 3 (11.54%) Programmer
9 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
9 1 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) AngularJS
1 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 24 (92.31%) HTML5
3 21 (80.77%) .NET
3 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET
4 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (73.08%) RabbitMQ
5 19 (73.08%) WinForms
6 8 (30.77%) WPF
7 6 (23.08%) CSS
8 5 (19.23%) CSS3
8 5 (19.23%) Node.js
8 5 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (19.23%) Visualforce
9 3 (11.54%) WCF
10 1 (3.85%) Ajax
10 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (3.85%) jQuery
10 1 (3.85%) JSON
10 1 (3.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) SOA
2 16 (61.54%) Re-Platforming
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
3 3 (11.54%) Scrum
4 1 (3.85%) API Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
4 1 (3.85%) BDD
4 1 (3.85%) Coaching
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
4 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) C#
2 20 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 16 (61.54%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) HP
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £21,000 to £22,000 per annum benefits inc pension & share ownersh
Posted: 6 days ago