The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 64 77 49
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 335 312 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.87% 3.64% 4.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.56% 23.82% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 284 271 406
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1364 1310 1705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.74% 15.28% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1147 1454
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +30 100 £47,500 +1.06% 14
Cambridgeshire +18 96 £40,000 - 22
Essex -23 53 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Suffolk +23 49 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Hertfordshire -41 30 £36,500 -2.66% 6
Norfolk -30 4 £42,500 +13.33% 3
East Anglia - 4 £27,500 -
Visual Studio
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 465 (88.40%) .NET
2 429 (81.56%) C#
3 309 (58.75%) ASP.NET
4 307 (58.37%) SQL Server
5 235 (44.68%) HTML
6 210 (39.92%) SQL
7 200 (38.02%) CSS
8 197 (37.45%) Microsoft
9 180 (34.22%) Web Services
10 173 (32.89%) Windows
11 167 (31.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 158 (30.04%) Degree
13 156 (29.66%) JavaScript
14 155 (29.47%) WCF
15 150 (28.52%) MVC
16 138 (26.24%) SQL Server 2008
17 135 (25.67%) OO
18 134 (25.48%) Software Engineering
19 115 (21.86%) .NET Framework
20 110 (20.91%) TDD
21 109 (20.72%) WPF
22 108 (20.53%) SharePoint
23 103 (19.58%) T-SQL
23 103 (19.58%) Scrum
24 99 (18.82%) Java
25 94 (17.87%) WinForms
26 93 (17.68%) C++
27 92 (17.49%) XML
28 87 (16.54%) Silverlight
29 84 (15.97%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 108 (20.53%) SharePoint
2 66 (12.55%) IIS
3 33 (6.27%) Confluence
4 28 (5.32%) Node.js
5 23 (4.37%) SharePoint 2010
6 20 (3.80%) CMS
7 19 (3.61%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (1.33%) Kentico
11 6 (1.14%) ColdFusion
11 6 (1.14%) Drupal
12 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.38%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (0.38%) MediaWiki
12 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.19%) Documentum
13 1 (0.19%) Papyrus
Applications
1 66 (12.55%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.56%) Mingle
3 17 (3.23%) MS Office
4 14 (2.66%) InfoPath
5 11 (2.09%) Photoshop
6 6 (1.14%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.76%) MS Project
7 4 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.38%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.19%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.19%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 12 (2.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 11 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.38%) Magento
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.19%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.19%) Temenos Globus
5 1 (0.19%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 63 (11.98%) SaaS
2 8 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.38%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.38%) PaaS
3 2 (0.38%) IaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.19%) Force.com
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.47%) NFC
1 13 (2.47%) SMS
1 13 (2.47%) SMPP
2 10 (1.90%) HTTP
3 8 (1.52%) HTTPS
4 7 (1.33%) Internet
5 6 (1.14%) Intranet
6 4 (0.76%) Extranet
7 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.57%) VoIP
8 2 (0.38%) AMQP
9 1 (0.19%) LDAP
9 1 (0.19%) SSL
9 1 (0.19%) SMTP
9 1 (0.19%) SNMP
9 1 (0.19%) VPN
9 1 (0.19%) DNS
9 1 (0.19%) Broadband
9 1 (0.19%) IPsec
9 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (58.37%) SQL Server
2 138 (26.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (11.41%) Relational Database
4 51 (9.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (5.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 26 (4.94%) Neo4j
7 22 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (3.04%) RavenDB
8 16 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
10 12 (2.28%) SQL Server 2000
11 11 (2.09%) MySQL
12 10 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.76%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.76%) DB2
14 3 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.38%) UniData
15 2 (0.38%) MS Access
15 2 (0.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 167 (31.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 57 (10.84%) Subversion
3 55 (10.46%) NUnit
4 41 (7.79%) MSTest
5 35 (6.65%) TeamCity
6 30 (5.70%) Git (software)
7 25 (4.75%) MSBuild
8 23 (4.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 16 (3.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 11 (2.09%) ReSharper
10 11 (2.09%) WiX
11 9 (1.71%) JIRA
12 8 (1.52%) Moq
13 5 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
14 4 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
14 4 (0.76%) PhoneGap
15 3 (0.57%) Mercurial
15 3 (0.57%) GoogleTest
15 3 (0.57%) Eclipse
15 3 (0.57%) CruiseControl
General
1 66 (12.55%) Marketing
2 43 (8.17%) Finance
3 24 (4.56%) Publishing
4 21 (3.99%) Electronics
5 19 (3.61%) Banking
6 14 (2.66%) Retail
7 11 (2.09%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.90%) Automotive
9 7 (1.33%) Legal
10 6 (1.14%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.57%) Billing
12 2 (0.38%) Games
12 2 (0.38%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.38%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.19%) Welsh Language
13 1 (0.19%) Military
13 1 (0.19%) Back Office
13 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 362 (68.82%) Developer
2 140 (26.62%) .NET Developer
3 101 (19.20%) C# Developer
4 80 (15.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 77 (14.64%) Software Developer
6 72 (13.69%) Senior Developer
7 54 (10.27%) Web Developer
8 53 (10.08%) Software Engineer
9 45 (8.56%) Architect
10 42 (7.98%) ASP.NET Developer
11 34 (6.46%) .NET Web Developer
11 34 (6.46%) Solutions Architect
12 33 (6.27%) Author
12 33 (6.27%) Technical Author
13 29 (5.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 25 (4.75%) Analyst
15 23 (4.37%) Senior .NET Developer
16 21 (3.99%) SharePoint Developer
17 17 (3.23%) Junior
18 16 (3.04%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 465 (88.40%) .NET
2 309 (58.75%) ASP.NET
3 235 (44.68%) HTML
4 200 (38.02%) CSS
5 180 (34.22%) Web Services
6 155 (29.47%) WCF
7 115 (21.86%) .NET Framework
8 109 (20.72%) WPF
9 94 (17.87%) WinForms
10 92 (17.49%) XML
11 87 (16.54%) Silverlight
12 84 (15.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 82 (15.59%) jQuery
14 60 (11.41%) Ajax
15 58 (11.03%) HTML5
16 39 (7.41%) LINQ
17 38 (7.22%) RESTful
17 38 (7.22%) ADO.NET
18 37 (7.03%) SOAP
18 37 (7.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 64 (12.17%) Computer Science
2 52 (9.89%) N-Tier
3 17 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 14 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (2.47%) Blackberry
6 12 (2.28%) VHDL
6 12 (2.28%) Device Driver
7 8 (1.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 7 (1.33%) Mathematics
9 5 (0.95%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (0.95%) CUDA
10 3 (0.57%) Animation
10 3 (0.57%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.57%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.57%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.38%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.38%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.38%) DTV
11 2 (0.38%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 173 (32.89%) Windows
2 47 (8.94%) Linux
3 41 (7.79%) Android
4 24 (4.56%) Apple iOS
4 24 (4.56%) CentOS
5 13 (2.47%) Windows Phone
6 6 (1.14%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.38%) UNIX
8 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.19%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.19%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (28.52%) MVC
2 135 (25.67%) OO
3 134 (25.48%) Software Engineering
4 110 (20.91%) TDD
5 103 (19.58%) Scrum
6 83 (15.78%) Multithreading
7 75 (14.26%) Web Development
8 72 (13.69%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (10.08%) Unit Testing
10 52 (9.89%) Product Management
10 52 (9.89%) Project Management
11 50 (9.51%) Business Analysis
12 48 (9.13%) OOD
13 45 (8.56%) Domain-Driven Design
14 40 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (7.41%) SOA
16 26 (4.94%) BDD
16 26 (4.94%) CQRS
16 26 (4.94%) Technical Architecture
16 26 (4.94%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 429 (81.56%) C#
2 210 (39.92%) SQL
3 156 (29.66%) JavaScript
4 103 (19.58%) T-SQL
5 99 (18.82%) Java
6 93 (17.68%) C++
7 64 (12.17%) C
8 62 (11.79%) VB.NET
9 52 (9.89%) PowerShell
10 23 (4.37%) PHP
11 17 (3.23%) Ruby
11 17 (3.23%) VB
11 17 (3.23%) VBA
12 16 (3.04%) Perl
13 14 (2.66%) XAML
14 5 (0.95%) C++/CLI
15 4 (0.76%) Python
15 4 (0.76%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.76%) VBScript
16 3 (0.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 158 (30.04%) Degree
2 29 (5.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (3.42%) MCTS
4 17 (3.23%) MCSD
5 13 (2.47%) MCSE
6 9 (1.71%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.33%) MCITP
8 5 (0.95%) MCP
9 4 (0.76%) ISEB
10 2 (0.38%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.18%) ISO 9001
2 12 (2.28%) ISO 8583
3 10 (1.90%) QA
4 1 (0.19%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (1.90%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (0.95%) MOM
Vendors
1 197 (37.45%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.60%) Oracle
3 33 (6.27%) Atlassian
4 20 (3.80%) DevExpress
5 14 (2.66%) Adobe
6 11 (2.09%) Telerik
7 8 (1.52%) Xilinx
8 6 (1.14%) SAP
8 6 (1.14%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 4 (0.76%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.57%) Google
10 3 (0.57%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.57%) Macromedia
11 2 (0.38%) jBASE
11 2 (0.38%) Sage
11 2 (0.38%) JBoss
12 1 (0.19%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.19%) Primavera
12 1 (0.19%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 42k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: c£50,000 DOE + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago