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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
England / East of England
Rank 87 86 86
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 179 214 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.09% 3.12% 3.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.00% 18.46% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 150 173 197
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
1119 1159 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.31% 16.92% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 969 1008 903
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -9 41 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Cambridgeshire -21 39 £32,500 -23.52% 9
Suffolk +36 37 £43,000 +48.27% 3
Essex +5 30 £47,500 -20.83% 5
Bedfordshire +13 23 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Norfolk -8 9 £37,000 -1.33% 3
Visual Studio
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 313 (82.15%) C#
2 308 (80.84%) .NET
3 250 (65.62%) SQL Server
4 242 (63.52%) ASP.NET
5 189 (49.61%) HTML
5 189 (49.61%) JavaScript
6 187 (49.08%) SQL
7 172 (45.14%) MVC
8 154 (40.42%) CSS
9 122 (32.02%) Microsoft
10 99 (25.98%) Web Development
11 98 (25.72%) Team Foundation Server
12 97 (25.46%) Agile Software Development
13 94 (24.67%) .NET Framework
14 90 (23.62%) jQuery
15 89 (23.36%) Ajax
16 85 (22.31%) ASP.NET MVC
17 76 (19.95%) T-SQL
18 75 (19.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 70 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
20 69 (18.11%) Software Engineering
21 67 (17.59%) Degree
21 67 (17.59%) ASP.NET Web API
22 66 (17.32%) SDLC
23 63 (16.54%) WCF
23 63 (16.54%) C++
24 60 (15.75%) Computer Science
25 59 (15.49%) XML
26 58 (15.22%) VB.NET
26 58 (15.22%) HTML5

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

Application Platforms
1 39 (10.24%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.72%) IIS
3 8 (2.10%) NServiceBus
4 6 (1.57%) CMS
4 6 (1.57%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.31%) WordPress
6 4 (1.05%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 20 (5.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (2.36%) SAP CRM
2 5 (1.31%) Magento
3 2 (0.52%) nopCommerce
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.26%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.04%) Intranet
2 4 (1.05%) NFC
2 4 (1.05%) SMPP
2 4 (1.05%) SMS
3 3 (0.79%) HTTP
4 2 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.26%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (0.26%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.26%) DNS
5 1 (0.26%) FTP
5 1 (0.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (65.62%) SQL Server
2 75 (19.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 70 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 56 (14.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 35 (9.19%) SQL Server 2000
6 32 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (6.30%) Relational Database
8 23 (6.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 14 (3.67%) DTS
9 14 (3.67%) MySQL
9 14 (3.67%) OLAP
9 14 (3.67%) Oracle OLAP
10 9 (2.36%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.52%) QlikView
13 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 98 (25.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (12.07%) Subversion
3 30 (7.87%) JIRA
4 29 (7.61%) Git (software)
5 26 (6.82%) LabVIEW
6 24 (6.30%) Visual Studio Team System
7 18 (4.72%) NUnit
8 11 (2.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (2.10%) ReSharper
9 8 (2.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.84%) MSTest
10 7 (1.84%) Selenium
11 6 (1.57%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.31%) SpecFlow
13 4 (1.05%) HP UFT
13 4 (1.05%) Jasmine
13 4 (1.05%) Moq
13 4 (1.05%) MSBuild
13 4 (1.05%) Protractor
13 4 (1.05%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 57 (14.96%) Finance
2 17 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.41%) Aerospace
4 12 (3.15%) Banking
5 10 (2.62%) Games
6 8 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.84%) Retail
8 6 (1.57%) Legal
8 6 (1.57%) Marketing
9 4 (1.05%) Publishing
10 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 313 (82.15%) Developer
2 138 (36.22%) C# Developer
3 128 (33.60%) .NET Developer
4 75 (19.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (13.39%) Web Developer
6 47 (12.34%) SQL Developer
7 46 (12.07%) Software Developer
8 40 (10.50%) Senior Developer
8 40 (10.50%) Systems Developer
9 37 (9.71%) HTML Developer
10 36 (9.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 34 (8.92%) VB.NET Developer
12 31 (8.14%) Software Engineer
13 29 (7.61%) C++ Developer
13 29 (7.61%) Senior Systems Developer
14 24 (6.30%) .NET Software Developer
14 24 (6.30%) SQL Server Developer
15 23 (6.04%) Applications Developer
15 23 (6.04%) JavaScript Developer
16 22 (5.77%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (80.84%) .NET
2 242 (63.52%) ASP.NET
3 189 (49.61%) HTML
4 154 (40.42%) CSS
5 94 (24.67%) .NET Framework
6 90 (23.62%) jQuery
7 89 (23.36%) Ajax
8 85 (22.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 67 (17.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 63 (16.54%) WCF
11 59 (15.49%) XML
12 58 (15.22%) HTML5
13 49 (12.86%) AngularJS
14 44 (11.55%) Entity Framework
15 37 (9.71%) CSS3
16 34 (8.92%) Web Services
16 34 (8.92%) WPF
17 27 (7.09%) XSLT
18 25 (6.56%) WinForms
19 24 (6.30%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 60 (15.75%) Computer Science
2 27 (7.09%) Mobile App
3 25 (6.56%) Physics
4 23 (6.04%) Algorithms
5 20 (5.25%) Mathematics
6 16 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (3.41%) iPad
8 5 (1.31%) User Experience
9 4 (1.05%) Life Science
9 4 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.52%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.26%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.26%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.26%) Kindle
11 1 (0.26%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.29%) Windows
2 22 (5.77%) Apple iOS
3 16 (4.20%) Android
4 4 (1.05%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.79%) Linux
6 1 (0.26%) Unix
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (45.14%) MVC
2 99 (25.98%) Web Development
3 97 (25.46%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (18.11%) Software Engineering
5 66 (17.32%) SDLC
6 52 (13.65%) OOD
7 51 (13.39%) Unit Testing
8 45 (11.81%) TDD
9 42 (11.02%) Workflow
10 35 (9.19%) Wealth Management
11 32 (8.40%) Scrum
11 32 (8.40%) SOA
12 31 (8.14%) OO
13 26 (6.82%) Image Processing
14 19 (4.99%) CRM
15 18 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (4.72%) Project Management
16 17 (4.46%) CAD
16 17 (4.46%) Multithreading
17 15 (3.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 313 (82.15%) C#
2 189 (49.61%) JavaScript
3 187 (49.08%) SQL
4 76 (19.95%) T-SQL
5 63 (16.54%) C++
6 58 (15.22%) VB.NET
7 36 (9.45%) Java
8 17 (4.46%) C
9 16 (4.20%) ABAP
9 16 (4.20%) PHP
10 14 (3.67%) VB
11 12 (3.15%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.36%) MATLAB
13 8 (2.10%) Embedded C++
14 5 (1.31%) VBA
15 4 (1.05%) Ruby
16 3 (0.79%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.52%) Apple Swift
17 2 (0.52%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 67 (17.59%) Degree
2 16 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.15%) PhD
4 4 (1.05%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.52%) ISEB
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (11.02%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.52%) Firmware
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (2.10%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 122 (32.02%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.87%) Oracle
3 16 (4.20%) SAP
4 9 (2.36%) Xamarin
5 7 (1.84%) Adobe
5 7 (1.84%) DevExpress
6 5 (1.31%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.05%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.05%) HP
8 2 (0.52%) Facebook
8 2 (0.52%) Nintex
8 2 (0.52%) Twitter
9 1 (0.26%) Cisco
9 1 (0.26%) hybris
9 1 (0.26%) JD Edwards
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Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + great benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10-15% Bonus
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