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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 96 66 76
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 211 329 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.75% 3.89% 3.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.46% 24.50% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 183 280 259
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1282 1343 1250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.73% 15.87% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 1125 1102
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Essex +3 57 £29,500 -21.33% 5
Hertfordshire +10 49 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Cambridgeshire -28 41 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Bedfordshire -27 38 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Suffolk -20 19 £31,000 -22.50% 4
Norfolk +6 7 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Visual Studio
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 358 (83.84%) .NET
2 350 (81.97%) C#
3 294 (68.85%) SQL Server
4 282 (66.04%) ASP.NET
5 252 (59.02%) HTML
6 249 (58.31%) JavaScript
7 207 (48.48%) SQL
8 197 (46.14%) CSS
9 184 (43.09%) Microsoft
10 171 (40.05%) MVC
11 163 (38.17%) Agile Software Development
12 150 (35.13%) jQuery
13 117 (27.40%) SQL Server 2008
14 113 (26.46%) .NET Framework
15 104 (24.36%) Software Engineering
16 103 (24.12%) Windows
16 103 (24.12%) ASP.NET MVC
17 101 (23.65%) Team Foundation Server
18 92 (21.55%) MS Excel
19 85 (19.91%) Degree
20 83 (19.44%) Scrum
21 77 (18.03%) WCF
22 73 (17.10%) TDD
23 72 (16.86%) C++
24 71 (16.63%) XML
25 63 (14.75%) T-SQL
26 59 (13.82%) VB.NET
27 58 (13.58%) Java
28 55 (12.88%) OO
28 55 (12.88%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 43 (10.07%) IIS
2 33 (7.73%) CMS
3 29 (6.79%) SharePoint
4 27 (6.32%) Confluence
5 16 (3.75%) Kentico
6 10 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (1.41%) WordPress
10 5 (1.17%) Drupal
11 4 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.47%) Node.js
12 2 (0.47%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.47%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.23%) JBoss
13 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 92 (21.55%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.81%) MS Office
3 8 (1.87%) Mingle
4 6 (1.41%) Photoshop
5 5 (1.17%) InDesign
6 3 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.47%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.23%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 22 (5.15%) SaaS
2 16 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.23%) MailChimp
3 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.81%) Firewall
2 9 (2.11%) HTTP
3 6 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.41%) HTTPS
4 5 (1.17%) Internet
5 4 (0.94%) Intranet
6 3 (0.70%) DNS
7 2 (0.47%) SMTP
7 2 (0.47%) FTP
7 2 (0.47%) Wireless
7 2 (0.47%) IMAP
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.23%) HSPA
8 1 (0.23%) LTE
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (68.85%) SQL Server
2 117 (27.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (6.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (6.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (4.22%) SQL Server 2000
7 13 (3.04%) MySQL
7 13 (3.04%) Relational Database
7 13 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (2.34%) RavenDB
9 9 (2.11%) Neo4j
10 8 (1.87%) DB2
11 7 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.64%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.94%) MS Access
13 3 (0.70%) Firebird
14 2 (0.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 101 (23.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (10.77%) Git (software)
3 42 (9.84%) NUnit
4 26 (6.09%) Subversion
4 26 (6.09%) JIRA
5 21 (4.92%) Rhino Mocks
6 18 (4.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 17 (3.98%) TeamCity
8 13 (3.04%) Moq
9 12 (2.81%) CruiseControl
10 11 (2.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 10 (2.34%) SpecFlow
12 9 (2.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 9 (2.11%) ReSharper
13 8 (1.87%) MSTest
14 5 (1.17%) NSubstitute
15 4 (0.94%) GCC
15 4 (0.94%) Selenium
15 4 (0.94%) Eclipse
15 4 (0.94%) Dreamweaver
General
1 55 (12.88%) Finance
2 17 (3.98%) Automotive
2 17 (3.98%) Marketing
3 10 (2.34%) Retail
4 8 (1.87%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.94%) Electronics
6 3 (0.70%) Banking
7 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.23%) Publishing
8 1 (0.23%) Front Office
8 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 321 (75.18%) Developer
2 151 (35.36%) .NET Developer
3 107 (25.06%) C# Developer
4 71 (16.63%) Software Developer
5 65 (15.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 60 (14.05%) Software Engineer
7 56 (13.11%) Web Developer
8 39 (9.13%) Junior
9 38 (8.90%) Senior Developer
10 37 (8.67%) .NET Web Developer
11 36 (8.43%) Junior Developer
12 33 (7.73%) ASP.NET Developer
13 32 (7.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 26 (6.09%) Junior .NET Developer
14 26 (6.09%) Graduate
15 24 (5.62%) Senior .NET Developer
16 23 (5.39%) Development Manager
16 23 (5.39%) C# Software Engineer
17 19 (4.45%) Senior C# Developer
17 19 (4.45%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 358 (83.84%) .NET
2 282 (66.04%) ASP.NET
3 252 (59.02%) HTML
4 197 (46.14%) CSS
5 150 (35.13%) jQuery
6 113 (26.46%) .NET Framework
7 103 (24.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 77 (18.03%) WCF
9 71 (16.63%) XML
10 55 (12.88%) Entity Framework
11 53 (12.41%) Ajax
12 52 (12.18%) HTML5
13 51 (11.94%) AngularJS
14 50 (11.71%) Web Services
15 42 (9.84%) SOAP
16 40 (9.37%) LINQ
17 39 (9.13%) Silverlight
18 35 (8.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 34 (7.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 33 (7.73%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.94%) Computer Science
2 25 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (5.62%) N-Tier
4 19 (4.45%) Mathematics
5 12 (2.81%) User Experience
6 8 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.64%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.41%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.17%) Visualisation
9 5 (1.17%) Device Driver
10 4 (0.94%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.70%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.70%) W3C
12 2 (0.47%) Open Source
13 1 (0.23%) CUDA
13 1 (0.23%) CAN bus
13 1 (0.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 103 (24.12%) Windows
2 36 (8.43%) Linux
3 10 (2.34%) UNIX
4 8 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.17%) CentOS
5 5 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.94%) Android
6 4 (0.94%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.47%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.47%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.47%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (40.05%) MVC
2 163 (38.17%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (24.36%) Software Engineering
4 83 (19.44%) Scrum
5 73 (17.10%) TDD
6 55 (12.88%) OO
7 42 (9.84%) Unit Testing
8 41 (9.60%) Web Development
9 36 (8.43%) OOD
10 31 (7.26%) Web Design
10 31 (7.26%) Responsive Web Design
11 28 (6.56%) Mentoring
12 22 (5.15%) Multithreading
13 20 (4.68%) Workflow
13 20 (4.68%) E-Commerce
14 18 (4.22%) Coaching
14 18 (4.22%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (3.98%) OOP
15 17 (3.98%) CRM
15 17 (3.98%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 350 (81.97%) C#
2 249 (58.31%) JavaScript
3 207 (48.48%) SQL
4 72 (16.86%) C++
5 63 (14.75%) T-SQL
6 59 (13.82%) VB.NET
7 58 (13.58%) Java
8 45 (10.54%) C
9 35 (8.20%) PowerShell
10 31 (7.26%) VB
11 23 (5.39%) Python
11 23 (5.39%) Perl
12 17 (3.98%) PHP
13 15 (3.51%) Bourne shell
14 14 (3.28%) Shell Script
15 11 (2.58%) VBA
16 10 (2.34%) VB6
17 4 (0.94%) XPath
17 4 (0.94%) Bash Shell
18 3 (0.70%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 85 (19.91%) Degree
2 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.17%) MCSD
3 5 (1.17%) MCSE
3 5 (1.17%) MCTS
4 4 (0.94%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.70%) MCP
6 2 (0.47%) ISEB
7 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (11.01%) QA
System Software
1 15 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (1.87%) MOM
1 8 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.41%) SCOM
3 5 (1.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.23%) Puppet
4 1 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 184 (43.09%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.09%) Oracle
3 13 (3.04%) Rackspace
4 10 (2.34%) Atlassian
5 9 (2.11%) Cognos
5 9 (2.11%) Adobe
6 8 (1.87%) TOWER Software
6 8 (1.87%) Twitter
7 7 (1.64%) AppDynamics
7 7 (1.64%) SolarWinds
7 7 (1.64%) Telerik
8 6 (1.41%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.70%) Embarcadero
9 3 (0.70%) Borland
10 2 (0.47%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.47%) Siebel
10 2 (0.47%) SAP
10 2 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.47%) Micro Focus
10 2 (0.47%) EPiServer
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, Relocation
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Package+Prospects
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sandy, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Code Red Associates
Salary: £45k - £55k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits overtime, bonus and other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 38-40k
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30 - 50k plus Pension, Healthcare, 25 days and more
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Base + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago