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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 93 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 214 331 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.77% 4.07% 3.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.97% 24.54% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 194 280 272
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
1261 1349 1319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.34% 16.57% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 1141 1179
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 3 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 3 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 -10 59 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Essex +1 57 £29,500 -26.25% 7
Hertfordshire -6 51 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Cambridgeshire -36 25 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Suffolk -22 18 £37,500 -6.25%
Norfolk -5 4 - -
Visual Studio
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 380 (87.96%) .NET
2 360 (83.33%) C#
3 297 (68.75%) ASP.NET
4 295 (68.29%) SQL Server
5 253 (58.56%) HTML
6 245 (56.71%) JavaScript
7 209 (48.38%) SQL
8 194 (44.91%) CSS
9 190 (43.98%) MVC
10 183 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
11 176 (40.74%) Microsoft
12 165 (38.19%) jQuery
13 125 (28.94%) ASP.NET MVC
14 118 (27.31%) .NET Framework
15 115 (26.62%) SQL Server 2008
16 108 (25.00%) Windows
17 106 (24.54%) Software Engineering
18 97 (22.45%) Team Foundation Server
19 89 (20.60%) Scrum
20 87 (20.14%) Degree
21 77 (17.82%) XML
22 74 (17.13%) WCF
23 71 (16.44%) Ajax
23 71 (16.44%) TDD
24 70 (16.20%) MS Excel
24 70 (16.20%) Entity Framework
25 69 (15.97%) VB.NET
26 66 (15.28%) AngularJS
27 61 (14.12%) Web Services
28 59 (13.66%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 57 (13.19%) IIS
2 35 (8.10%) CMS
3 31 (7.18%) SharePoint
4 23 (5.32%) Confluence
5 16 (3.70%) Kentico
6 11 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.85%) WordPress
8 7 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.39%) Drupal
10 4 (0.93%) Node.js
11 2 (0.46%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.46%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.46%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.23%) JBoss
12 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 70 (16.20%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.01%) MS Office
3 8 (1.85%) Mingle
4 7 (1.62%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.39%) InDesign
6 3 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.23%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (6.02%) SaaS
3 16 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.23%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.31%) HTTP
1 10 (2.31%) Firewall
2 7 (1.62%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.62%) Internet
3 6 (1.39%) HTTPS
3 6 (1.39%) Intranet
4 5 (1.16%) Wireless
5 4 (0.93%) LTE
6 3 (0.69%) HSPA
7 2 (0.46%) IMAP
7 2 (0.46%) DNS
7 2 (0.46%) SMTP
7 2 (0.46%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.46%) FTP
8 1 (0.23%) 3G
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco ICM
8 1 (0.23%) WCDMA
8 1 (0.23%) NAS
8 1 (0.23%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (68.29%) SQL Server
2 115 (26.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (10.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 30 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 25 (5.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (4.40%) Relational Database
7 18 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (3.94%) SQL Server 2000
9 16 (3.70%) MySQL
10 13 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (2.55%) RavenDB
12 9 (2.08%) Neo4j
12 9 (2.08%) QlikView
13 7 (1.62%) DB2
14 6 (1.39%) Firebird
15 3 (0.69%) MongoDB
15 3 (0.69%) NoSQL
16 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
16 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
16 2 (0.46%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 97 (22.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 58 (13.43%) Git (software)
3 42 (9.72%) Subversion
4 36 (8.33%) NUnit
5 32 (7.41%) JIRA
6 31 (7.18%) TeamCity
7 20 (4.63%) Octopus Deploy
8 17 (3.94%) Rhino Mocks
9 14 (3.24%) Moq
10 13 (3.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 12 (2.78%) CruiseControl
12 11 (2.55%) ReSharper
12 11 (2.55%) Selenium
12 11 (2.55%) SpecFlow
13 8 (1.85%) MSTest
13 8 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (1.39%) NSubstitute
14 6 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 5 (1.16%) MSBuild
16 4 (0.93%) Bitbucket
General
1 56 (12.96%) Finance
2 19 (4.40%) Marketing
3 15 (3.47%) Retail
4 14 (3.24%) Automotive
5 9 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.93%) Electronics
6 4 (0.93%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.46%) Banking
8 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.23%) Front Office
8 1 (0.23%) Back Office
8 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.23%) Advertising
8 1 (0.23%) Games
8 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 311 (71.99%) Developer
2 164 (37.96%) .NET Developer
3 92 (21.30%) C# Developer
4 63 (14.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (12.73%) Software Engineer
6 54 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 51 (11.81%) Software Developer
8 44 (10.19%) Junior
9 38 (8.80%) Junior Developer
10 36 (8.33%) Senior Developer
11 35 (8.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 33 (7.64%) ASP.NET Developer
13 28 (6.48%) .NET Web Developer
14 26 (6.02%) Junior .NET Developer
14 26 (6.02%) C# Software Engineer
15 25 (5.79%) Senior .NET Developer
16 23 (5.32%) Graduate
17 21 (4.86%) Senior C# Developer
18 17 (3.94%) Programmer
18 17 (3.94%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (87.96%) .NET
2 297 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 253 (58.56%) HTML
4 194 (44.91%) CSS
5 165 (38.19%) jQuery
6 125 (28.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 118 (27.31%) .NET Framework
8 77 (17.82%) XML
9 74 (17.13%) WCF
10 71 (16.44%) Ajax
11 70 (16.20%) Entity Framework
12 66 (15.28%) AngularJS
13 61 (14.12%) Web Services
14 59 (13.66%) HTML5
15 43 (9.95%) SOAP
16 39 (9.03%) WPF
17 38 (8.80%) LINQ
17 38 (8.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 37 (8.56%) KnockoutJS
19 28 (6.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 22 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.40%) N-Tier
4 18 (4.17%) Mathematics
5 14 (3.24%) Visualisation
5 14 (3.24%) User Experience
6 12 (2.78%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.85%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (0.93%) Device Driver
10 4 (0.93%) Replication
11 3 (0.69%) W3C
11 3 (0.69%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (0.69%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.69%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.23%) FMCG
12 1 (0.23%) Machine to Machine
12 1 (0.23%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 108 (25.00%) Windows
2 31 (7.18%) Linux
3 11 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (2.31%) Android
5 9 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (2.08%) UNIX
6 6 (1.39%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.16%) CentOS
8 3 (0.69%) Windows Vista
8 3 (0.69%) Windows 2000
8 3 (0.69%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.69%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (43.98%) MVC
2 183 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (24.54%) Software Engineering
4 89 (20.60%) Scrum
5 71 (16.44%) TDD
6 59 (13.66%) OO
7 55 (12.73%) SDLC
8 51 (11.81%) Web Development
9 39 (9.03%) Unit Testing
10 37 (8.56%) Web Design
11 36 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 31 (7.18%) Mentoring
13 30 (6.94%) OOD
14 29 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (5.79%) E-Commerce
16 23 (5.32%) Multithreading
17 18 (4.17%) Kanban
18 17 (3.94%) OOP
18 17 (3.94%) SOA
19 16 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 360 (83.33%) C#
2 245 (56.71%) JavaScript
3 209 (48.38%) SQL
4 69 (15.97%) VB.NET
5 53 (12.27%) T-SQL
5 53 (12.27%) C++
6 48 (11.11%) C
7 43 (9.95%) Java
8 38 (8.80%) PowerShell
9 35 (8.10%) VB
10 17 (3.94%) Python
11 15 (3.47%) Perl
11 15 (3.47%) Bourne shell
12 11 (2.55%) Shell Script
13 10 (2.31%) PHP
14 8 (1.85%) Delphi
15 6 (1.39%) VBA
15 6 (1.39%) VB6
16 5 (1.16%) XPath
17 4 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 87 (20.14%) Degree
2 9 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.62%) MCSD
3 7 (1.62%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.16%) MCTS
4 5 (1.16%) MCSE
5 2 (0.46%) MCP
6 1 (0.23%) ISEB
6 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (10.65%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (2.08%) MOM
2 8 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.39%) SCOM
4 5 (1.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.23%) Puppet
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 176 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.17%) Oracle
3 16 (3.70%) Telerik
4 11 (2.55%) Rackspace
5 10 (2.31%) Adobe
6 9 (2.08%) Tableau
7 8 (1.85%) CheckPoint
8 7 (1.62%) AppDynamics
8 7 (1.62%) SolarWinds
9 6 (1.39%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.39%) Embarcadero
9 6 (1.39%) Borland
9 6 (1.39%) Cisco
10 4 (0.93%) New Relic
11 3 (0.69%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.69%) Micro Focus
11 3 (0.69%) TOWER Software
12 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.46%) Siebel
12 2 (0.46%) SAP
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