The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 29 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 2.40% 5.20% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% 48.15% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 3
Average salary - £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Visual Studio
Norfolk

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

Development Applications Category
Norwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
40 27 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norwich 23.95% 10.80% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 45
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Norwich

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Norwich

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich 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 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) C
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (66.67%) MySQL
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) Delphi
3 6 (66.67%) VB
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Embarcadero
3 6 (66.67%) Borland
3 6 (66.67%) Firebird
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) VHDL

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Norwich 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.

Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Firebird
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) VHDL
1 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (11.11%) CAN bus
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Scrum
1 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (11.11%) TDD
1 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
1 1 (11.11%) Use Case
1 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
1 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (11.11%) Kanban
1 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
1 1 (11.11%) BDD
1 1 (11.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) VB
2 6 (66.67%) Delphi
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) Embarcadero
1 6 (66.67%) Borland
2 1 (11.11%) Xilinx