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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 48 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 9 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.16% 7.20% 7.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.98% 42.50% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 24
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £62,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
82 40 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 19.71% 16.95% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 81 34 73
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 29 July 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 25 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (92.00%) .NET
3 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET
4 19 (76.00%) CSS
4 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (76.00%) HTML
4 19 (76.00%) MVC
5 14 (56.00%) SQL
5 14 (56.00%) T-SQL
5 14 (56.00%) IIS
6 13 (52.00%) CMS
6 13 (52.00%) Web Development
6 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (52.00%) Kentico
6 13 (52.00%) Sass
7 12 (48.00%) Bourne shell
8 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
8 9 (36.00%) jQuery
9 6 (24.00%) Time Management
9 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (24.00%) Web Services
9 6 (24.00%) XML
10 5 (20.00%) Ajax
10 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
11 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (16.00%) TDD
11 4 (16.00%) Scrum
11 4 (16.00%) N-Tier

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (56.00%) IIS
2 13 (52.00%) CMS
2 13 (52.00%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) PROIV
2 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) Web Developer
3 13 (52.00%) .NET Developer
4 12 (48.00%) .NET Web Developer
5 8 (32.00%) Software Developer
5 8 (32.00%) Junior
6 7 (28.00%) Junior Developer
6 7 (28.00%) Junior Web Developer
7 6 (24.00%) Junior .NET Developer
7 6 (24.00%) Junior .NET Web Developer
8 5 (20.00%) Graduate
9 1 (4.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) AWS Architect
9 1 (4.00%) Junior Software Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 22 (88.00%) ASP.NET
3 19 (76.00%) CSS
3 19 (76.00%) HTML
4 13 (52.00%) Sass
5 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
5 9 (36.00%) jQuery
6 6 (24.00%) Web Services
6 6 (24.00%) XML
7 5 (20.00%) Ajax
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.00%) WCF
9 1 (4.00%) SOAP
9 1 (4.00%) ATL
9 1 (4.00%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (16.00%) User Experience
3 1 (4.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) MVC
2 13 (52.00%) Web Development
3 6 (24.00%) Time Management
4 4 (16.00%) BDD
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) OOP
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) OOD
6 1 (4.00%) Process Management
6 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) XML Parsing
6 1 (4.00%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (4.00%) SDLC
6 1 (4.00%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 14 (56.00%) T-SQL
4 12 (48.00%) Bourne shell
5 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCP
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Kofax
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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