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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 97 100 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -42
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 171 218 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.59% 2.84% 4.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.81% 17.34% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 147 197 293
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1017 1257 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.42% 16.38% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 871 1047 1128
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +33 54 £40,000 - 11
Hertfordshire +23 47 £38,750 -16.21% 6
Essex -4 40 £42,500 +44.06% 1
Bedfordshire -20 27 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Suffolk -9 2 £37,750 +0.66%
Norfolk +4 1 - - 1
Visual Studio
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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.

1 307 (78.52%) C#
2 291 (74.42%) .NET
3 262 (67.01%) SQL Server
4 227 (58.06%) ASP.NET
5 213 (54.48%) SQL
6 183 (46.80%) HTML
7 179 (45.78%) JavaScript
8 155 (39.64%) Microsoft
9 138 (35.29%) CSS
9 138 (35.29%) MVC
10 134 (34.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 124 (31.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 116 (29.67%) jQuery
13 113 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
14 112 (28.64%) T-SQL
15 111 (28.39%) XML
16 100 (25.58%) Software Engineering
17 98 (25.06%) Web Services
18 88 (22.51%) Ajax
19 87 (22.25%) .NET Framework
19 87 (22.25%) ASP.NET MVC
20 85 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
21 78 (19.95%) VB.NET
22 77 (19.69%) Web Development
23 76 (19.44%) WCF
24 74 (18.93%) Unit Testing
25 72 (18.41%) C++
26 68 (17.39%) Windows
26 68 (17.39%) Subversion
27 66 (16.88%) SDLC

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 46 (11.76%) IIS
2 43 (11.00%) SharePoint
3 27 (6.91%) SharePoint 2010
4 25 (6.39%) CMS
5 17 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.53%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.02%) SAS
8 3 (0.77%) Confluence
9 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 44 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.32%) MS Office
3 9 (2.30%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.77%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 12 (3.07%) SDL Web 8
2 11 (2.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.77%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.07%) GitHub
3 4 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.58%) DNS
2 13 (3.32%) HTTP
2 13 (3.32%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.51%) Internet
3 2 (0.51%) Intranet
3 2 (0.51%) SSL
4 1 (0.26%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.26%) Extranet
4 1 (0.26%) Firewall
4 1 (0.26%) Modbus
4 1 (0.26%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (67.01%) SQL Server
2 124 (31.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 85 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 44 (11.25%) Relational Database
5 20 (5.12%) MySQL
6 14 (3.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (3.07%) QlikView
8 10 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.05%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (1.28%) DB2
11 2 (0.51%) Big Data
11 2 (0.51%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 2 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.26%) Firebird
12 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Power View
12 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 134 (34.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 68 (17.39%) Subversion
3 25 (6.39%) Git (software)
4 23 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 21 (5.37%) LabVIEW
6 20 (5.12%) TeamCity
7 15 (3.84%) Eclipse
8 13 (3.32%) JIRA
9 12 (3.07%) Octopus Deploy
10 11 (2.81%) ReSharper
11 6 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.28%) Selenium
13 4 (1.02%) AQtime
13 4 (1.02%) dotTrace
13 4 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (0.77%) GitLab
14 3 (0.77%) Rhino Mocks
15 2 (0.51%) Moq
15 2 (0.51%) MorphX
15 2 (0.51%) NUnit
General
1 53 (13.55%) Finance
2 19 (4.86%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.09%) Games
4 14 (3.58%) Retail
5 7 (1.79%) Law
6 6 (1.53%) Advertising
6 6 (1.53%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.28%) Electronics
8 4 (1.02%) Legal
8 4 (1.02%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.77%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Military
10 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 267 (68.29%) Developer
2 159 (40.66%) .NET Developer
3 121 (30.95%) C# Developer
4 90 (23.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 75 (19.18%) SQL Developer
6 54 (13.81%) Web Developer
7 52 (13.30%) ASP.NET Developer
8 50 (12.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 48 (12.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 44 (11.25%) Software Engineer
11 36 (9.21%) Senior Developer
12 35 (8.95%) HTML Developer
13 34 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
14 32 (8.18%) C# Programmer
14 32 (8.18%) Programmer
15 29 (7.42%) C++ Software Engineer
16 28 (7.16%) Analyst
17 27 (6.91%) JavaScript Developer
18 25 (6.39%) Senior .NET Developer
19 23 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (74.42%) .NET
2 227 (58.06%) ASP.NET
3 183 (46.80%) HTML
4 138 (35.29%) CSS
5 116 (29.67%) jQuery
6 111 (28.39%) XML
7 98 (25.06%) Web Services
8 88 (22.51%) Ajax
9 87 (22.25%) .NET Framework
9 87 (22.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 76 (19.44%) WCF
11 50 (12.79%) HTML5
12 49 (12.53%) SOAP
13 43 (11.00%) JSON
14 41 (10.49%) CSS3
15 40 (10.23%) AngularJS
16 34 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 32 (8.18%) Entity Framework
18 27 (6.91%) XSLT
19 26 (6.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.79%) Computer Science
2 44 (11.25%) Algorithms
3 36 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (8.70%) Mathematics
5 23 (5.88%) User Experience
6 21 (5.37%) Physics
7 15 (3.84%) Client/Server
8 10 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.56%) Xbox
9 7 (1.79%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.53%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.77%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.51%) CUDA
12 2 (0.51%) Statistics
12 2 (0.51%) Wiki
13 1 (0.26%) Driving Licence
13 1 (0.26%) Replication
13 1 (0.26%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 68 (17.39%) Windows
2 32 (8.18%) Windows Server
3 15 (3.84%) Windows 7
4 8 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.28%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.26%) Android
7 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (35.29%) MVC
2 113 (28.90%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (25.58%) Software Engineering
4 77 (19.69%) Web Development
5 74 (18.93%) Unit Testing
6 66 (16.88%) SDLC
7 44 (11.25%) Scrum
8 41 (10.49%) Workflow
9 37 (9.46%) Wealth Management
10 35 (8.95%) TDD
11 34 (8.70%) OOD
12 28 (7.16%) OO
13 23 (5.88%) Mentoring
14 20 (5.12%) Content Management
14 20 (5.12%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (5.12%) CRM
14 20 (5.12%) Front End Development
15 19 (4.86%) Open Source
16 18 (4.60%) B2B
16 18 (4.60%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 307 (78.52%) C#
2 213 (54.48%) SQL
3 179 (45.78%) JavaScript
4 112 (28.64%) T-SQL
5 78 (19.95%) VB.NET
6 72 (18.41%) C++
7 51 (13.04%) C
8 29 (7.42%) Java
9 19 (4.86%) Perl
10 17 (4.35%) PowerShell
11 16 (4.09%) MATLAB
12 15 (3.84%) VB
13 14 (3.58%) Shell Script
14 10 (2.56%) PHP
15 9 (2.30%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.53%) ABAP
16 6 (1.53%) VB6
17 3 (0.77%) Delphi
18 2 (0.51%) X++
18 2 (0.51%) XAML
Qualifications
1 62 (15.86%) Degree
2 13 (3.32%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.51%) ISEB
4 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.51%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (12.28%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) Firmware
2 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.77%) Puppet
3 2 (0.51%) MOM
4 1 (0.26%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 155 (39.64%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.44%) Oracle
3 13 (3.32%) Riverbed
4 7 (1.79%) Adobe
5 6 (1.53%) SAP
5 6 (1.53%) Telerik
6 3 (0.77%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.77%) F5
6 3 (0.77%) Nintex
7 2 (0.51%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.26%) Borland
8 1 (0.26%) CA
8 1 (0.26%) Embarcadero
8 1 (0.26%) MathWorks
8 1 (0.26%) Xamarin
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