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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 62 71 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 294 269 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.72% 3.68% 4.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.44% 22.45% 28.20%
Number of salaries quoted 261 253 370
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,650
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
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
1310 1198 1486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.58% 16.40% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1081 1093 1276
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 +21 85 £45,000 -14.28% 6
Hertfordshire -11 62 £40,000 -4.19% 6
Cambridgeshire -13 59 £35,000 -7.89% 9
Essex -1 48 £36,500 +4.28% 2
Norfolk +24 20 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Suffolk +2 18 £40,000 +14.28% 4
East Anglia - 2 £27,500 - 1
Visual Studio
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 560 (86.69%) .NET
2 485 (75.08%) C#
3 421 (65.17%) SQL Server
4 388 (60.06%) ASP.NET
5 318 (49.23%) SQL
6 296 (45.82%) Microsoft
7 283 (43.81%) HTML
8 237 (36.69%) JavaScript
9 223 (34.52%) CSS
10 197 (30.50%) MVC
11 189 (29.26%) Web Services
11 189 (29.26%) WCF
12 186 (28.79%) Team Foundation Server
13 176 (27.24%) Windows
14 167 (25.85%) .NET Framework
15 156 (24.15%) Degree
16 148 (22.91%) XML
17 147 (22.76%) SQL Server 2008
18 143 (22.14%) WPF
19 136 (21.05%) Software Engineering
20 130 (20.12%) T-SQL
21 128 (19.81%) TDD
22 125 (19.35%) SharePoint
23 117 (18.11%) Scrum
24 116 (17.96%) jQuery
25 109 (16.87%) VB.NET
26 105 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
27 97 (15.02%) ASP.NET MVC
28 95 (14.71%) OO
29 90 (13.93%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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
1 125 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 67 (10.37%) IIS
3 33 (5.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 30 (4.64%) CMS
5 29 (4.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 21 (3.25%) Confluence
7 20 (3.10%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (1.39%) Apache
8 9 (1.39%) Oracle Application Server
8 9 (1.39%) Oracle 10gAS
9 5 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.62%) Drupal
10 4 (0.62%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.46%) Kentico
11 3 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Foundation
12 2 (0.31%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.15%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.15%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 90 (13.93%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.41%) MS Office
3 10 (1.55%) Photoshop
4 9 (1.39%) InfoPath
5 7 (1.08%) Mingle
6 3 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.31%) MS Project
8 1 (0.15%) 3ds Max
8 1 (0.15%) InDesign
8 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 18 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.46%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.46%) Magento
4 2 (0.31%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.15%) Temenos Globus
5 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.15%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.72%) SaaS
3 6 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.77%) Force.com
5 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.41%) Intranet
2 13 (2.01%) Internet
2 13 (2.01%) SMPP
2 13 (2.01%) SMS
2 13 (2.01%) NFC
3 6 (0.93%) VoIP
4 5 (0.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.62%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.62%) HTTP
6 2 (0.31%) SSL
6 2 (0.31%) Firewall
7 1 (0.15%) IPsec
7 1 (0.15%) LDAP
7 1 (0.15%) Broadband
7 1 (0.15%) SMTP
7 1 (0.15%) SNMP
7 1 (0.15%) VPN
7 1 (0.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 421 (65.17%) SQL Server
2 147 (22.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 86 (13.31%) Relational Database
4 75 (11.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 67 (10.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (7.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 34 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 28 (4.33%) Crystal Reports
9 25 (3.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 21 (3.25%) Oracle Database
11 18 (2.79%) MySQL
12 17 (2.63%) OLAP
13 16 (2.48%) SQL Server 2000
14 15 (2.32%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (1.70%) RDBMS
17 9 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
17 9 (1.39%) DTS
17 9 (1.39%) Oracle OLAP
18 8 (1.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 186 (28.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 79 (12.23%) Subversion
3 48 (7.43%) NUnit
4 45 (6.97%) TeamCity
5 35 (5.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 32 (4.95%) Git (software)
7 31 (4.80%) MSTest
8 23 (3.56%) MSBuild
9 15 (2.32%) ReSharper
10 13 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
10 13 (2.01%) NuGet
10 13 (2.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 11 (1.70%) CruiseControl
11 11 (1.70%) Selenium
11 11 (1.70%) WiX
12 10 (1.55%) JIRA
13 9 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (1.39%) PVCS
13 9 (1.39%) MorphX
13 9 (1.39%) Moq
General
1 83 (12.85%) Finance
2 54 (8.36%) Marketing
3 21 (3.25%) Banking
4 11 (1.70%) Manufacturing
5 10 (1.55%) Retail
6 8 (1.24%) Front Office
7 7 (1.08%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.93%) Electronics
8 6 (0.93%) Publishing
9 5 (0.77%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.46%) Advertising
10 3 (0.46%) Automotive
11 2 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.31%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.31%) Legal
12 1 (0.15%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 470 (72.76%) Developer
2 205 (31.73%) .NET Developer
3 128 (19.81%) C# Developer
4 100 (15.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 91 (14.09%) Senior Developer
6 82 (12.69%) Software Developer
7 74 (11.46%) Web Developer
8 51 (7.89%) Architect
9 48 (7.43%) Software Engineer
10 46 (7.12%) Analyst
10 46 (7.12%) ASP.NET Developer
11 39 (6.04%) Senior .NET Developer
12 38 (5.88%) Junior Developer
12 38 (5.88%) Junior
13 35 (5.42%) .NET Web Developer
14 27 (4.18%) SharePoint Developer
15 26 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 24 (3.72%) Analyst Developer
17 23 (3.56%) Technical Architect
18 21 (3.25%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 560 (86.69%) .NET
2 388 (60.06%) ASP.NET
3 283 (43.81%) HTML
4 223 (34.52%) CSS
5 189 (29.26%) Web Services
5 189 (29.26%) WCF
6 167 (25.85%) .NET Framework
7 148 (22.91%) XML
8 143 (22.14%) WPF
9 116 (17.96%) jQuery
10 97 (15.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 79 (12.23%) WinForms
12 75 (11.61%) Silverlight
13 60 (9.29%) Ajax
14 57 (8.82%) HTML5
15 52 (8.05%) XSLT
16 50 (7.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 49 (7.59%) SOAP
18 37 (5.73%) LINQ
19 36 (5.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 73 (11.30%) Computer Science
2 43 (6.66%) N-Tier
3 21 (3.25%) Client/Server
4 20 (3.10%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.01%) Blackberry
6 11 (1.70%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.39%) GIS
7 9 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.24%) Taxonomies
9 7 (1.08%) VHDL
9 7 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 7 (1.08%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.08%) Kindle
10 6 (0.93%) CAN bus
10 6 (0.93%) Open Source
11 5 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.62%) CUDA
12 4 (0.62%) Device Driver
13 3 (0.46%) E-Learning
13 3 (0.46%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 176 (27.24%) Windows
2 56 (8.67%) Android
3 34 (5.26%) Apple iOS
4 20 (3.10%) Linux
5 13 (2.01%) Windows Phone
6 8 (1.24%) UNIX
7 7 (1.08%) CentOS
8 5 (0.77%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.15%) SUSE
11 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.15%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (30.50%) MVC
2 136 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 128 (19.81%) TDD
4 117 (18.11%) Scrum
5 105 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (14.71%) OO
7 83 (12.85%) Multithreading
8 72 (11.15%) Web Development
9 57 (8.82%) Project Management
10 49 (7.59%) OOP
11 48 (7.43%) Waterfall
12 40 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (5.88%) OOD
13 38 (5.88%) E-Commerce
14 36 (5.57%) Business Analysis
14 36 (5.57%) SOA
14 36 (5.57%) MVVM
15 35 (5.42%) Product Management
16 34 (5.26%) Configuration Management
16 34 (5.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 485 (75.08%) C#
2 318 (49.23%) SQL
3 237 (36.69%) JavaScript
4 130 (20.12%) T-SQL
5 109 (16.87%) VB.NET
6 90 (13.93%) Java
7 78 (12.07%) C++
8 63 (9.75%) VB
9 59 (9.13%) C
10 40 (6.19%) PHP
10 40 (6.19%) VB6
11 35 (5.42%) PowerShell
12 22 (3.41%) VBA
13 19 (2.94%) Ruby
14 16 (2.48%) PL/SQL
15 15 (2.32%) XAML
16 12 (1.86%) Perl
17 9 (1.39%) X++
18 8 (1.24%) Groovy
19 7 (1.08%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 156 (24.15%) Degree
2 30 (4.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.01%) MCSD
4 13 (2.01%) MCTS
5 7 (1.08%) MCSE
5 7 (1.08%) ISEB
5 7 (1.08%) MCITP
6 6 (0.93%) MCP
7 3 (0.46%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.31%) HNC
8 2 (0.31%) HND
9 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.80%) QA
2 15 (2.32%) ISO 9001
3 12 (1.86%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.08%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (0.46%) MOM
2 3 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.31%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 296 (45.82%) Microsoft
2 64 (9.91%) Oracle
3 28 (4.33%) DevExpress
4 21 (3.25%) Atlassian
5 18 (2.79%) Adobe
6 15 (2.32%) Business Objects
7 12 (1.86%) Telerik
8 9 (1.39%) Serena
9 8 (1.24%) SAP
9 8 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.08%) Xilinx
11 6 (0.93%) Rackspace
11 6 (0.93%) JD Edwards
11 6 (0.93%) Sage
12 5 (0.77%) Epiphany
12 5 (0.77%) Red Gate
13 4 (0.62%) Nintex
13 4 (0.62%) Macromedia
14 3 (0.46%) HP
14 3 (0.46%) Google
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