The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 39 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 17 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.84% 2.81% 7.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.99% 14.55% 56.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 22
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Visual Studio
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Development Applications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
81 55 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 23.08% 19.30% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 73 48 34
Average salary £39,000 £41,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.02% +15.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Ipswich region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Ipswich

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 27 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (96.30%) HTML
2 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 26 (96.30%) MVC
3 25 (92.59%) .NET
3 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
4 24 (88.89%) ASP.NET
5 21 (77.78%) SQL
6 20 (74.07%) CSS
7 18 (66.67%) T-SQL
8 17 (62.96%) IIS
9 16 (59.26%) Web Development
10 15 (55.56%) Kentico
10 15 (55.56%) CMS
11 14 (51.85%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (51.85%) Sass
12 13 (48.15%) Bourne shell
13 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (33.33%) WPF
14 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (29.63%) Marketing
14 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
15 7 (25.93%) Android Development
15 7 (25.93%) iOS Development
15 7 (25.93%) Apple iOS
15 7 (25.93%) Android
16 6 (22.22%) Time Management
16 6 (22.22%) Advertising
17 3 (11.11%) OOP
17 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 17 (62.96%) IIS
2 15 (55.56%) CMS
2 15 (55.56%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (7.41%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (7.41%) NuGet
2 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (29.63%) Marketing
2 6 (22.22%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 23 (85.19%) Web Developer
3 16 (59.26%) .NET Developer
4 15 (55.56%) .NET Web Developer
5 9 (33.33%) Junior
6 8 (29.63%) Junior Developer
6 8 (29.63%) Junior Web Developer
7 7 (25.93%) Junior .NET Web Developer
7 7 (25.93%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 3 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 2 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Graduate
10 1 (3.70%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Junior Software Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) HTML
2 25 (92.59%) .NET
3 24 (88.89%) ASP.NET
4 20 (74.07%) CSS
5 14 (51.85%) Sass
6 9 (33.33%) WPF
7 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.41%) WF
8 2 (7.41%) NHibernate
8 2 (7.41%) WCF
9 1 (3.70%) jQuery
9 1 (3.70%) HTML5
9 1 (3.70%) CSS3
9 1 (3.70%) SOAP
9 1 (3.70%) Web Services
9 1 (3.70%) XML
9 1 (3.70%) ATL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Android
1 7 (25.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) MVC
2 16 (59.26%) Web Development
3 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
4 7 (25.93%) Android Development
4 7 (25.93%) iOS Development
5 6 (22.22%) Time Management
6 3 (11.11%) OOP
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
3 21 (77.78%) SQL
4 18 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 13 (48.15%) Bourne shell
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
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