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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 89 89 91
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 215 213 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.08% 2.96% 3.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.07% 18.14% 19.00%
Number of salaries quoted 162 185 188
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
1190 1174 1095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.06% 16.33% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 913 931
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Cambridgeshire -2 77 £40,000 - 12
Essex +25 49 £60,000 +57.89% 2
Hertfordshire +10 49 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Bedfordshire -19 23 £44,500 -15.23% 4
Suffolk -19 9 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Norfolk +15 8 £37,500 +15.38%
Visual Studio
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 335 (78.45%) C#
2 325 (76.11%) .NET
3 258 (60.42%) SQL Server
4 233 (54.57%) ASP.NET
5 194 (45.43%) Microsoft
6 190 (44.50%) HTML
7 181 (42.39%) JavaScript
8 167 (39.11%) SQL
9 153 (35.83%) MVC
10 131 (30.68%) CSS
11 128 (29.98%) Agile Software Development
12 126 (29.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 115 (26.93%) jQuery
14 108 (25.29%) .NET Framework
15 95 (22.25%) Software Engineering
16 90 (21.08%) SQL Server 2008
17 89 (20.84%) Ajax
17 89 (20.84%) Windows
18 83 (19.44%) Unit Testing
19 80 (18.74%) ASP.NET MVC
20 72 (16.86%) XML
21 70 (16.39%) MS Excel
22 68 (15.93%) Workflow
23 67 (15.69%) T-SQL
24 63 (14.75%) VB.NET
24 63 (14.75%) Web Services
24 63 (14.75%) HTML5
24 63 (14.75%) QA
25 62 (14.52%) Entity Framework
26 61 (14.29%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 48 (11.24%) IIS
2 33 (7.73%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.28%) LiveLink
4 12 (2.81%) CMS
5 9 (2.11%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.41%) NServiceBus
6 6 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.17%) Confluence
8 4 (0.94%) Node.js
9 3 (0.70%) Documentum
9 3 (0.70%) JBoss
9 3 (0.70%) Mule ESB
9 3 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.70%) SAS
9 3 (0.70%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.70%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.23%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 70 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (2.11%) SDL Web 8
2 5 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.47%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.58%) SaaS
3 4 (0.94%) Office 365
4 3 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.70%) GitHub
5 1 (0.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.22%) DNS
1 18 (4.22%) TCP/IP
2 17 (3.98%) HTTP
3 11 (2.58%) LDAP
4 4 (0.94%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.70%) Internet
5 3 (0.70%) Intranet
6 2 (0.47%) NFC
6 2 (0.47%) SMPP
7 1 (0.23%) Extranet
7 1 (0.23%) Firewall
7 1 (0.23%) RS-232
7 1 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (60.42%) SQL Server
2 90 (21.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (12.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 28 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (5.85%) Relational Database
6 22 (5.15%) MySQL
7 15 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.87%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.64%) DB2
10 7 (1.64%) RavenDB
11 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.70%) MS Access
12 3 (0.70%) QlikView
12 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.23%) Firebird
13 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Power View
13 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 126 (29.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (10.77%) Git (software)
3 37 (8.67%) Subversion
4 25 (5.85%) TeamCity
5 21 (4.92%) Rhino Mocks
6 20 (4.68%) NUnit
7 19 (4.45%) JIRA
8 15 (3.51%) Eclipse
9 13 (3.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 11 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (2.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (1.87%) Android Studio
12 8 (1.87%) ClearCase
13 7 (1.64%) Ant
13 7 (1.64%) Jenkins
13 7 (1.64%) Moq
13 7 (1.64%) Selenium
14 6 (1.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 4 (0.94%) AQtime
15 4 (0.94%) ReSharper
General
1 58 (13.58%) Finance
2 16 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.87%) Marketing
4 7 (1.64%) Electronics
5 5 (1.17%) Law
5 5 (1.17%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.94%) Banking
7 3 (0.70%) Retail
8 2 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.23%) Automotive
9 1 (0.23%) Back Office
9 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 315 (73.77%) Developer
2 155 (36.30%) .NET Developer
3 144 (33.72%) C# Developer
4 80 (18.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 69 (16.16%) ASP.NET Developer
6 63 (14.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 61 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 58 (13.58%) SQL Developer
9 52 (12.18%) Web Developer
10 48 (11.24%) Senior Developer
11 44 (10.30%) Software Developer
12 37 (8.67%) Senior C# Developer
13 34 (7.96%) .NET Software Developer
13 34 (7.96%) Senior .NET Developer
14 31 (7.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 29 (6.79%) C# Software Developer
15 29 (6.79%) HTML Developer
15 29 (6.79%) Software Engineer
16 25 (5.85%) Programmer
16 25 (5.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (76.11%) .NET
2 233 (54.57%) ASP.NET
3 190 (44.50%) HTML
4 131 (30.68%) CSS
5 115 (26.93%) jQuery
6 108 (25.29%) .NET Framework
7 89 (20.84%) Ajax
8 80 (18.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 72 (16.86%) XML
10 63 (14.75%) HTML5
10 63 (14.75%) Web Services
11 62 (14.52%) Entity Framework
12 57 (13.35%) WCF
13 34 (7.96%) AngularJS
13 34 (7.96%) SOAP
14 32 (7.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 30 (7.03%) WPF
16 29 (6.79%) ASP.NET Web API
17 25 (5.85%) CSS3
18 24 (5.62%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.49%) Mobile App
3 29 (6.79%) Computer Science
4 22 (5.15%) Client/Server
5 18 (4.22%) Physics
6 17 (3.98%) Algorithms
7 16 (3.75%) Mathematics
8 15 (3.51%) N-Tier
9 10 (2.34%) Taxonomies
10 7 (1.64%) User Experience
11 4 (0.94%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.47%) Social Media
12 2 (0.47%) Statistics
12 2 (0.47%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.47%) Xbox
13 1 (0.23%) 3D Graphics
13 1 (0.23%) CUDA
13 1 (0.23%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.23%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 89 (20.84%) Windows
2 26 (6.09%) Windows Server
3 16 (3.75%) Android
4 15 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.87%) Linux
6 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.70%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (35.83%) MVC
2 128 (29.98%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (22.25%) Software Engineering
4 83 (19.44%) Unit Testing
5 68 (15.93%) Workflow
6 61 (14.29%) SDLC
7 54 (12.65%) OO
8 53 (12.41%) TDD
9 41 (9.60%) Scrum
10 40 (9.37%) Wealth Management
11 39 (9.13%) OOD
12 33 (7.73%) Mentoring
13 30 (7.03%) ITIL
14 28 (6.56%) Web Development
15 27 (6.32%) Front End Development
16 24 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (5.15%) Software Testing
18 21 (4.92%) BDD
19 20 (4.68%) Straight-Through Processing
20 19 (4.45%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 335 (78.45%) C#
2 181 (42.39%) JavaScript
3 167 (39.11%) SQL
4 67 (15.69%) T-SQL
5 63 (14.75%) VB.NET
6 51 (11.94%) C++
7 34 (7.96%) Java
8 27 (6.32%) PowerShell
9 25 (5.85%) C
9 25 (5.85%) VB
10 18 (4.22%) PHP
11 17 (3.98%) Perl
12 13 (3.04%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.87%) Python
13 8 (1.87%) VB6
14 7 (1.64%) XPath
14 7 (1.64%) XQuery
15 4 (0.94%) Fortran
15 4 (0.94%) XAML
16 3 (0.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 58 (13.58%) Degree
2 17 (3.98%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.94%) ISEB
5 3 (0.70%) MCP
6 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.47%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (14.75%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 11 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (1.64%) MOM
2 2 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 194 (45.43%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.45%) Oracle
2 19 (4.45%) Telerik
3 17 (3.98%) Riverbed
4 14 (3.28%) OpenText
5 7 (1.64%) Perforce
6 5 (1.17%) Atlassian
6 5 (1.17%) Xamarin
7 4 (0.94%) F5
8 3 (0.70%) EMC
8 3 (0.70%) Fiorano
8 3 (0.70%) IBM
8 3 (0.70%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.70%) Nintex
8 3 (0.70%) SAP
8 3 (0.70%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.47%) Adobe
9 2 (0.47%) Coverity
10 1 (0.23%) Kofax
10 1 (0.23%) MathWorks
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Holidays, Private Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 3 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tui
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Peterborough
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 15 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge, UK
Red Gate
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000, depending on experience + A great benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 22 days ago