The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 49 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 9 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.10% 1.45% 2.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.07% 11.43% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 17
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Visual Studio
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
56 70 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 13.05% 12.66% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 51 69 59
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Suffolk

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +12 8 £41,000 +17.14% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £50,000 -
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 53 (100.00%) C#
2 52 (98.11%) .NET
3 42 (79.25%) SQL Server
4 38 (71.70%) ASP.NET
5 37 (69.81%) MVC
6 30 (56.60%) JavaScript
7 28 (52.83%) HTML
7 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
8 25 (47.17%) CSS
8 25 (47.17%) WPF
9 24 (45.28%) WCF
10 22 (41.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 22 (41.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 22 (41.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (41.51%) SharePoint
11 21 (39.62%) Web Services
12 19 (35.85%) SQL
12 19 (35.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (33.96%) .NET Framework
13 18 (33.96%) N-Tier
14 17 (32.08%) XML
15 16 (30.19%) OOP
15 16 (30.19%) T-SQL
15 16 (30.19%) OLAP
16 15 (28.30%) Windows
16 15 (28.30%) Degree
16 15 (28.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 14 (26.42%) JSON
17 14 (26.42%) WF
17 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 22 (41.51%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.98%) Apache
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (16.98%) Oracle 10gAS
3 8 (15.09%) IIS
4 4 (7.55%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (5.66%) CMS
5 3 (5.66%) Kentico
5 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.89%) Node.js
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Project
3 1 (1.89%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (16.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (16.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Force.com
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (79.25%) SQL Server
2 22 (41.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (41.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (30.19%) OLAP
4 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database
5 9 (16.98%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (16.98%) DTS
5 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (16.98%) Oracle OLAP
6 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
8 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (41.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (18.87%) NUnit
3 9 (16.98%) PVCS
3 9 (16.98%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (16.98%) MorphX
3 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (13.21%) NuGet
5 6 (11.32%) MSTest
5 6 (11.32%) SpecFlow
6 3 (5.66%) NCover
6 3 (5.66%) FxCop
6 3 (5.66%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.89%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (9.43%) Advertising
1 5 (9.43%) Marketing
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (94.34%) Developer
2 32 (60.38%) .NET Developer
3 24 (45.28%) C# Developer
4 23 (43.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (20.75%) Senior Developer
6 9 (16.98%) Web Developer
7 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (13.21%) SQL Developer
7 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (13.21%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (9.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Lead Architect
9 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.66%) Architect
9 3 (5.66%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Lead Technical Architect
9 3 (5.66%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (98.11%) .NET
2 38 (71.70%) ASP.NET
3 28 (52.83%) HTML
4 25 (47.17%) WPF
4 25 (47.17%) CSS
5 24 (45.28%) WCF
6 21 (39.62%) Web Services
7 19 (35.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (33.96%) .NET Framework
9 17 (32.08%) XML
10 15 (28.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (26.42%) SOAP
11 14 (26.42%) JSON
11 14 (26.42%) WF
12 13 (24.53%) NHibernate
12 13 (24.53%) HTML5
13 11 (20.75%) CSS3
13 11 (20.75%) jQuery
13 11 (20.75%) WinForms
14 10 (18.87%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.96%) N-Tier
2 11 (20.75%) Computer Science
3 9 (16.98%) GIS
4 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.66%) Open Source
6 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.89%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.30%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Android
2 6 (11.32%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) MVC
2 16 (30.19%) OOP
3 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (26.42%) TDD
4 12 (22.64%) CRM
5 11 (20.75%) OO
5 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (18.87%) Waterfall
7 9 (16.98%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (16.98%) Web Design
7 9 (16.98%) ERP
8 8 (15.09%) SOA
8 8 (15.09%) UML
9 6 (11.32%) Android Development
9 6 (11.32%) iOS Development
10 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
10 5 (9.43%) Time Management
10 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
11 4 (7.55%) Project Management
11 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (56.60%) JavaScript
3 19 (35.85%) SQL
4 16 (30.19%) T-SQL
5 9 (16.98%) VB.NET
5 9 (16.98%) X++
5 9 (16.98%) PHP
5 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.77%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.55%) MCTS
3 4 (7.55%) MCP
3 4 (7.55%) MCSD
4 1 (1.89%) MCITP
Vendors
1 28 (52.83%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.42%) Oracle
3 9 (16.98%) Serena
4 8 (15.09%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
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