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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 44 46 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 5 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.74% 2.41% 10.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.93% 8.43% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 33
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
56 83 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 19.51% 28.52% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 42 78 42
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 £31,400 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 11 (64.71%) CSS
4 10 (58.82%) SQL
5 9 (52.94%) WPF
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
6 8 (47.06%) Marketing
7 7 (41.18%) Android
7 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
7 7 (41.18%) Android Development
7 7 (41.18%) iOS Development
8 6 (35.29%) Web Development
8 6 (35.29%) IIS
8 6 (35.29%) Advertising
8 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
9 4 (23.53%) CMS
9 4 (23.53%) Kentico
10 3 (17.65%) Bourne shell
10 3 (17.65%) HTML5
10 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (17.65%) jQuery
10 3 (17.65%) CSS3
10 3 (17.65%) Sass

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6 (35.29%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) CMS
2 4 (23.53%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) OLAP
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) NuGet
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
2 6 (35.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) Web Developer
3 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Junior
6 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Junior Web Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Junior .NET Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Mobile Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 11 (64.71%) CSS
4 9 (52.94%) WPF
5 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (17.65%) HTML5
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 3 (17.65%) CSS3
6 3 (17.65%) Sass
7 2 (11.76%) NHibernate
7 2 (11.76%) WCF
7 2 (11.76%) WF
8 1 (5.88%) HTML5 Canvas
8 1 (5.88%) WebSockets
8 1 (5.88%) WebKit
8 1 (5.88%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
1 2 (11.76%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Android
1 7 (41.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
3 7 (41.18%) Android Development
3 7 (41.18%) iOS Development
4 6 (35.29%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) OOP
6 2 (11.76%) CRM
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Bourne shell
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