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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 91 107 64
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -43
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 188 194 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.88% 2.60% 4.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.06% 15.79% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 158 170 304
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,250 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1041 1229 1387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.92% 16.50% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 861 1010 1157
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +37 64 £40,000 +5.26% 11
Essex +10 49 £45,000 +48.76% 1
Hertfordshire +8 35 £36,000 -20.00% 7
Bedfordshire -9 29 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Suffolk -4 8 £30,000 -20.00%
Norfolk +12 3 £33,750 +37.75% 1
Visual Studio
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 323 (79.17%) C#
2 307 (75.25%) .NET
3 281 (68.87%) SQL Server
4 239 (58.58%) ASP.NET
5 203 (49.75%) SQL
6 190 (46.57%) HTML
7 184 (45.10%) JavaScript
8 164 (40.20%) Microsoft
9 149 (36.52%) CSS
10 143 (35.05%) MVC
11 139 (34.07%) Team Foundation Server
12 135 (33.09%) SQL Server 2008
13 118 (28.92%) jQuery
14 110 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
14 110 (26.96%) XML
15 109 (26.72%) T-SQL
16 93 (22.79%) Web Services
17 92 (22.55%) Ajax
18 90 (22.06%) .NET Framework
19 89 (21.81%) Software Engineering
19 89 (21.81%) VB.NET
20 88 (21.57%) SQL Server 2012
21 86 (21.08%) ASP.NET MVC
22 80 (19.61%) Unit Testing
22 80 (19.61%) SDLC
23 77 (18.87%) Windows
24 75 (18.38%) Web Development
25 73 (17.89%) WCF
26 66 (16.18%) Finance
27 63 (15.44%) C++

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 45 (11.03%) IIS
2 43 (10.54%) SharePoint
3 24 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 20 (4.90%) CMS
5 13 (3.19%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (2.21%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.98%) SAS
8 3 (0.74%) Confluence
9 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.25%) JBoss
9 1 (0.25%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.25%) Node.js
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 60 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.17%) MS Office
3 9 (2.21%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.74%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 12 (2.94%) SDL Web 8
2 7 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.74%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.94%) GitHub
3 4 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.66%) DNS
2 18 (4.41%) HTTP
2 18 (4.41%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.98%) Intranet
4 3 (0.74%) Internet
5 2 (0.49%) SSL
6 1 (0.25%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.25%) Extranet
6 1 (0.25%) Firewall
6 1 (0.25%) NFC
6 1 (0.25%) RS-232
6 1 (0.25%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (68.87%) SQL Server
2 135 (33.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 88 (21.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 40 (9.80%) Relational Database
5 22 (5.39%) MySQL
6 15 (3.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (2.45%) QlikView
7 10 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.23%) DB2
9 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.49%) Big Data
10 2 (0.49%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 2 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (0.25%) MS Access
11 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 139 (34.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (12.50%) Subversion
3 29 (7.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 27 (6.62%) Git (software)
5 18 (4.41%) Eclipse
6 17 (4.17%) TeamCity
7 15 (3.68%) LabVIEW
8 13 (3.19%) JIRA
9 12 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
10 11 (2.70%) ReSharper
11 8 (1.96%) NUnit
11 8 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
12 6 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.23%) Selenium
13 5 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (0.98%) AQtime
14 4 (0.98%) dotTrace
15 3 (0.74%) GitLab
15 3 (0.74%) Moq
15 3 (0.74%) MorphX
General
1 66 (16.18%) Finance
2 20 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.43%) Games
4 10 (2.45%) Retail
5 7 (1.72%) Law
6 6 (1.47%) Advertising
6 6 (1.47%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.23%) Electronics
8 4 (0.98%) Legal
9 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.74%) Marketing
10 2 (0.49%) Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Automotive
11 1 (0.25%) Military
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 288 (70.59%) Developer
2 164 (40.20%) .NET Developer
3 125 (30.64%) C# Developer
4 91 (22.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 73 (17.89%) SQL Developer
6 65 (15.93%) ASP.NET Developer
7 62 (15.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 60 (14.71%) Web Developer
9 54 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 41 (10.05%) Senior Developer
11 37 (9.07%) SQL Server Developer
12 35 (8.58%) HTML Developer
13 34 (8.33%) C# Programmer
13 34 (8.33%) Programmer
13 34 (8.33%) Software Engineer
14 29 (7.11%) Senior .NET Developer
15 28 (6.86%) .NET Web Developer
15 28 (6.86%) Analyst
16 26 (6.37%) C++ Software Engineer
17 25 (6.13%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (75.25%) .NET
2 239 (58.58%) ASP.NET
3 190 (46.57%) HTML
4 149 (36.52%) CSS
5 118 (28.92%) jQuery
6 110 (26.96%) XML
7 93 (22.79%) Web Services
8 92 (22.55%) Ajax
9 90 (22.06%) .NET Framework
10 86 (21.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 73 (17.89%) WCF
12 55 (13.48%) HTML5
13 52 (12.75%) SOAP
14 44 (10.78%) JSON
15 41 (10.05%) CSS3
16 38 (9.31%) AngularJS
17 33 (8.09%) Entity Framework
18 31 (7.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 24 (5.88%) XSLT
20 23 (5.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 40 (9.80%) Algorithms
3 32 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (7.84%) Mathematics
4 23 (5.64%) User Experience
5 21 (5.15%) Physics
6 20 (4.90%) Client/Server
7 14 (3.43%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.45%) Xbox
9 8 (1.96%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.47%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.74%) Statistics
12 2 (0.49%) CUDA
12 2 (0.49%) Wiki
13 1 (0.25%) 3D Graphics
13 1 (0.25%) Replication
13 1 (0.25%) Streaming Video
13 1 (0.25%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 77 (18.87%) Windows
2 37 (9.07%) Windows Server
3 15 (3.68%) Windows 7
4 9 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.23%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.49%) Android
7 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (35.05%) MVC
2 110 (26.96%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (21.81%) Software Engineering
4 80 (19.61%) SDLC
4 80 (19.61%) Unit Testing
5 75 (18.38%) Web Development
6 53 (12.99%) Workflow
7 46 (11.27%) Wealth Management
8 43 (10.54%) Scrum
9 42 (10.29%) OOD
10 36 (8.82%) OO
11 29 (7.11%) TDD
12 27 (6.62%) Mentoring
13 26 (6.37%) Front End Development
14 19 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (4.66%) Multithreading
15 18 (4.41%) ITIL
15 18 (4.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 18 (4.41%) Web Operations
16 17 (4.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 323 (79.17%) C#
2 203 (49.75%) SQL
3 184 (45.10%) JavaScript
4 109 (26.72%) T-SQL
5 89 (21.81%) VB.NET
6 63 (15.44%) C++
7 42 (10.29%) C
8 33 (8.09%) Java
9 23 (5.64%) PowerShell
10 21 (5.15%) VB
11 17 (4.17%) Perl
11 17 (4.17%) Shell Script
12 14 (3.43%) MATLAB
13 13 (3.19%) PHP
14 8 (1.96%) VB6
15 7 (1.72%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.47%) ABAP
17 3 (0.74%) X++
17 3 (0.74%) XAML
18 2 (0.49%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 58 (14.22%) Degree
2 18 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.49%) ISEB
4 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (13.73%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.74%) MOM
2 3 (0.74%) Puppet
3 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 164 (40.20%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.60%) Oracle
3 18 (4.41%) Riverbed
4 7 (1.72%) Adobe
5 6 (1.47%) SAP
6 5 (1.23%) F5
7 4 (0.98%) Telerik
8 3 (0.74%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.74%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.74%) Nintex
9 1 (0.25%) Borland
9 1 (0.25%) Embarcadero
9 1 (0.25%) Fiorano
9 1 (0.25%) IBM
9 1 (0.25%) MathWorks
9 1 (0.25%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.25%) Xamarin
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