The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 28 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 31 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.61% 3.32% 4.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 41.33% 23.26% 26.42%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 14
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,900 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Development Applications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
75 43 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.83% 14.29% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 61 38 53
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Suffolk

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 16 April 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 37 (94.87%) C#
2 36 (92.31%) .NET
3 28 (71.79%) SQL Server
4 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 20 (51.28%) SQL
6 19 (48.72%) MVC
7 17 (43.59%) HTML
8 16 (41.03%) CSS
8 16 (41.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (38.46%) Web Development
9 15 (38.46%) XML
10 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
11 13 (33.33%) SharePoint
11 13 (33.33%) Marketing
11 13 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
13 11 (28.21%) Windows
13 11 (28.21%) Web Services
14 8 (20.51%) InfoPath
14 8 (20.51%) RESTful
14 8 (20.51%) HTTP
14 8 (20.51%) HTTPS
15 7 (17.95%) CRM
15 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 6 (15.38%) Kentico
16 6 (15.38%) WPF
16 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 13 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (15.38%) Kentico
2 6 (15.38%) IIS
3 5 (12.82%) CMS
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) InfoPath
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) HTTP
1 8 (20.51%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (71.79%) SQL Server
2 16 (41.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) NCover
2 2 (5.13%) FxCop
2 2 (5.13%) NUnit
2 2 (5.13%) CruiseControl
General
1 13 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (33.33%) Web Developer
5 12 (30.77%) C# Developer
6 11 (28.21%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (25.64%) Senior Developer
8 9 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (20.51%) SharePoint Developer
9 8 (20.51%) Senior Web Developer
9 8 (20.51%) .NET Web Developer
10 5 (12.82%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (12.82%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (10.26%) Senior .NET Web Developer
11 4 (10.26%) Analyst
12 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
12 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
12 2 (5.13%) Senior C# Developer
12 2 (5.13%) Developer Analyst
12 2 (5.13%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (92.31%) .NET
2 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 17 (43.59%) HTML
4 16 (41.03%) CSS
5 15 (38.46%) XML
6 11 (28.21%) Web Services
7 8 (20.51%) RESTful
8 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
9 6 (15.38%) WPF
10 3 (7.69%) WCF
11 2 (5.13%) Middleware
12 1 (2.56%) Ajax
12 1 (2.56%) XSLT
12 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET
12 1 (2.56%) WF
12 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.56%) Open Source
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Android
2 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) MVC
2 15 (38.46%) Web Development
3 13 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (17.95%) CRM
5 6 (15.38%) SOA
6 5 (12.82%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.26%) ITIL
7 4 (10.26%) Android Development
7 4 (10.26%) iOS Development
8 3 (7.69%) Web Application Development
9 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.13%) UML
9 2 (5.13%) Service Management
10 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.56%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (2.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 37 (94.87%) C#
2 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (51.28%) SQL
4 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.69%) C++
5 3 (7.69%) C
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) MCP
2 3 (7.69%) MCSD
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.69%) MCTS
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Borland
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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