The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bury St Edmunds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 11 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 8.00% 6.67% 3.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.00% 37.50% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £61,250 £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.12% +77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Visual Studio
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bury St Edmunds region.

Development Applications Category
Bury St Edmunds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
10 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bury St Edmunds 20.00% 17.78% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 11
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bury St Edmunds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bury St Edmunds region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bury St Edmunds region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (80.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) NUnit
3 3 (60.00%) ReSharper
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Management
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Planning Poker
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (20.00%) Line Management
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bury St Edmunds 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 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) NUnit
1 3 (60.00%) ReSharper
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
1 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Planning Poker
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft