The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 96 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 200 312 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.64% 3.90% 3.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.71% 23.73% 23.69%
Number of salaries quoted 179 265 287
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Visual Studio
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1273 1315 1296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.83% 16.46% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 1114 1164
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the East of England region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in the East of England

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in the East of England

Visual Studio
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire -13 57 £47,500 +5.55% 8
Hertfordshire -18 57 £47,500 +23.37% 4
Essex -15 41 £36,250 -6.45% 4
Cambridgeshire -24 28 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Suffolk -16 13 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Norfolk -8 4 - -
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 359 (86.92%) .NET
2 344 (83.29%) C#
3 282 (68.28%) ASP.NET
4 275 (66.59%) SQL Server
5 234 (56.66%) HTML
6 232 (56.17%) JavaScript
7 207 (50.12%) SQL
8 182 (44.07%) MVC
9 174 (42.13%) CSS
10 169 (40.92%) Agile Software Development
11 164 (39.71%) Microsoft
12 158 (38.26%) jQuery
13 122 (29.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 110 (26.63%) .NET Framework
15 105 (25.42%) Windows
16 103 (24.94%) Software Engineering
16 103 (24.94%) Team Foundation Server
17 98 (23.73%) SQL Server 2008
18 85 (20.58%) Scrum
18 85 (20.58%) Degree
19 77 (18.64%) Entity Framework
20 72 (17.43%) Ajax
21 70 (16.95%) WCF
22 69 (16.71%) AngularJS
23 67 (16.22%) TDD
24 65 (15.74%) VB.NET
25 64 (15.50%) MS Excel
26 63 (15.25%) Git (software)
27 62 (15.01%) XML
28 61 (14.77%) HTML5

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 53 (12.83%) IIS
2 38 (9.20%) SharePoint
3 30 (7.26%) CMS
4 17 (4.12%) Confluence
5 15 (3.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (3.15%) Kentico
7 7 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.69%) WordPress
8 6 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.45%) Drupal
9 3 (0.73%) Node.js
9 3 (0.73%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.48%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 64 (15.50%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.15%) MS Office
3 6 (1.45%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.45%) InDesign
4 4 (0.97%) Mingle
4 4 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.48%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (9.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (6.05%) SaaS
3 14 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.91%) HTTP
2 8 (1.94%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.94%) Firewall
3 6 (1.45%) HTTPS
3 6 (1.45%) Intranet
4 5 (1.21%) Internet
4 5 (1.21%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.97%) LTE
6 3 (0.73%) Wireless
6 3 (0.73%) HSPA
7 1 (0.24%) WCDMA
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco ICM
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.24%) NAS
7 1 (0.24%) 4G
7 1 (0.24%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.24%) FTP
7 1 (0.24%) DNS
7 1 (0.24%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (66.59%) SQL Server
2 98 (23.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (12.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (7.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (7.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (6.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (4.60%) Relational Database
8 18 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (3.63%) SQL Server 2000
10 13 (3.15%) MySQL
11 10 (2.42%) QlikView
12 7 (1.69%) RavenDB
13 6 (1.45%) Firebird
13 6 (1.45%) DB2
14 5 (1.21%) Neo4j
15 4 (0.97%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.97%) NoSQL
16 2 (0.48%) SQLite
16 2 (0.48%) DTS
16 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 103 (24.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 63 (15.25%) Git (software)
3 47 (11.38%) Subversion
4 36 (8.72%) TeamCity
5 30 (7.26%) NUnit
6 28 (6.78%) JIRA
7 19 (4.60%) Octopus Deploy
8 16 (3.87%) ReSharper
9 15 (3.63%) Rhino Mocks
9 15 (3.63%) Moq
10 14 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 12 (2.91%) CruiseControl
11 12 (2.91%) Selenium
11 12 (2.91%) SpecFlow
12 7 (1.69%) Bitbucket
12 7 (1.69%) MSBuild
12 7 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (1.69%) NSubstitute
13 6 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (1.45%) Mercurial
General
1 49 (11.86%) Finance
2 15 (3.63%) Retail
3 14 (3.39%) Marketing
4 10 (2.42%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.42%) Automotive
5 6 (1.45%) Electronics
6 4 (0.97%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.48%) Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.24%) Billing
8 1 (0.24%) Advertising
8 1 (0.24%) Games
8 1 (0.24%) Military
8 1 (0.24%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 297 (71.91%) Developer
2 160 (38.74%) .NET Developer
3 92 (22.28%) C# Developer
4 67 (16.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 54 (13.08%) Software Engineer
6 42 (10.17%) Junior
6 42 (10.17%) Web Developer
6 42 (10.17%) Software Developer
6 42 (10.17%) Senior Developer
7 41 (9.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (8.96%) ASP.NET Developer
9 34 (8.23%) Junior Developer
10 29 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
11 28 (6.78%) C# Software Engineer
12 26 (6.30%) Senior C# Developer
13 25 (6.05%) Junior .NET Developer
14 19 (4.60%) .NET Web Developer
14 19 (4.60%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (4.60%) .NET Software Engineer
15 18 (4.36%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (86.92%) .NET
2 282 (68.28%) ASP.NET
3 234 (56.66%) HTML
4 174 (42.13%) CSS
5 158 (38.26%) jQuery
6 122 (29.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 110 (26.63%) .NET Framework
8 77 (18.64%) Entity Framework
9 72 (17.43%) Ajax
10 70 (16.95%) WCF
11 69 (16.71%) AngularJS
12 62 (15.01%) XML
13 61 (14.77%) HTML5
14 51 (12.35%) Web Services
15 38 (9.20%) WPF
15 38 (9.20%) LINQ
15 38 (9.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 37 (8.96%) SOAP
17 35 (8.47%) KnockoutJS
18 29 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.20%) Computer Science
2 20 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.60%) N-Tier
4 15 (3.63%) Visualisation
4 15 (3.63%) Mathematics
5 14 (3.39%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.42%) User Experience
7 9 (2.18%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.69%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
10 5 (1.21%) Device Driver
11 4 (0.97%) Replication
11 4 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.97%) Machine to Machine
12 3 (0.73%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.48%) 3D Graphics
14 1 (0.24%) Wiki
14 1 (0.24%) FMCG
14 1 (0.24%) Kindle
14 1 (0.24%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 105 (25.42%) Windows
2 27 (6.54%) Linux
3 11 (2.66%) Android
3 11 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.69%) UNIX
6 6 (1.45%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.21%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.97%) CentOS
8 4 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.73%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.73%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.73%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (44.07%) MVC
2 169 (40.92%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (24.94%) Software Engineering
4 85 (20.58%) Scrum
5 67 (16.22%) TDD
6 55 (13.32%) OO
7 45 (10.90%) SDLC
8 44 (10.65%) Web Development
9 37 (8.96%) Web Design
10 36 (8.72%) Responsive Web Design
11 34 (8.23%) Unit Testing
12 32 (7.75%) OOD
13 31 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (7.26%) Mentoring
15 26 (6.30%) Multithreading
16 22 (5.33%) E-Commerce
17 20 (4.84%) SOA
18 19 (4.60%) Kanban
19 18 (4.36%) OOP
19 18 (4.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 344 (83.29%) C#
2 232 (56.17%) JavaScript
3 207 (50.12%) SQL
4 65 (15.74%) VB.NET
5 49 (11.86%) T-SQL
6 45 (10.90%) C++
7 43 (10.41%) C
8 36 (8.72%) PowerShell
9 33 (7.99%) Java
10 32 (7.75%) VB
11 14 (3.39%) Python
12 12 (2.91%) Bourne shell
13 11 (2.66%) Perl
14 10 (2.42%) PHP
15 9 (2.18%) Delphi
16 6 (1.45%) XPath
16 6 (1.45%) VBA
16 6 (1.45%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.97%) Fortran
18 3 (0.73%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 85 (20.58%) Degree
2 9 (2.18%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.45%) MCSD
6 4 (0.97%) MCSE
6 4 (0.97%) MCTS
7 1 (0.24%) MCP
7 1 (0.24%) ISEB
7 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (11.14%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.94%) NFS
3 3 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.18%) MOM
2 8 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.45%) SCOM
4 4 (0.97%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.24%) Puppet
5 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 164 (39.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.12%) Telerik
3 14 (3.39%) Oracle
4 10 (2.42%) Adobe
4 10 (2.42%) Tableau
5 9 (2.18%) Rackspace
6 8 (1.94%) CheckPoint
7 7 (1.69%) New Relic
7 7 (1.69%) SolarWinds
7 7 (1.69%) AppDynamics
8 6 (1.45%) Embarcadero
8 6 (1.45%) Borland
8 6 (1.45%) Cisco
9 5 (1.21%) SAP
10 3 (0.73%) VMware
10 3 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.73%) Micro Focus
10 3 (0.73%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.73%) Nintex
10 3 (0.73%) Xamarin
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