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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 46 52 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 17 7 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.41% 1.64% 6.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.09% 7.45% 47.89%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 34
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
94 94 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 18.88% 22.01% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 78 82 71
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 £27,500 £29,850 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 0 8 £27,500 -21.42%
Bury St Edmunds +2 2 £48,750 +18.18%
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 34 (97.14%) C#
2 30 (85.71%) HTML
2 30 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 25 (71.43%) SQL
4 24 (68.57%) CSS
5 22 (62.86%) .NET
5 22 (62.86%) MVC
6 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
7 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
8 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
8 12 (34.29%) T-SQL
8 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (31.43%) NUnit
9 11 (31.43%) Marketing
9 11 (31.43%) Web Development
10 10 (28.57%) WPF
11 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
11 9 (25.71%) CRM
12 8 (22.86%) Windows
12 8 (22.86%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (22.86%) IIS
12 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (20.00%) Apple iOS
13 7 (20.00%) Android
13 7 (20.00%) Android Development
13 7 (20.00%) iOS Development
14 6 (17.14%) Kentico
14 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (17.14%) Advertising

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (22.86%) IIS
2 6 (17.14%) Kentico
2 6 (17.14%) CMS
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (22.86%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.71%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) NUnit
2 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.57%) ReSharper
4 2 (5.71%) NuGet
5 1 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (31.43%) Marketing
2 6 (17.14%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 18 (51.43%) Web Developer
3 13 (37.14%) .NET Developer
4 12 (34.29%) Senior Developer
5 11 (31.43%) .NET Web Developer
6 8 (22.86%) Software Developer
6 8 (22.86%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (14.29%) Junior
8 4 (11.43%) Junior .NET Web Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Junior Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Senior Web Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Junior Web Developer
9 3 (8.57%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 3 (8.57%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
9 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (5.71%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (5.71%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (85.71%) HTML
2 24 (68.57%) CSS
3 22 (62.86%) .NET
4 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
5 10 (28.57%) WPF
6 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (14.29%) Sass
8 3 (8.57%) jQuery
8 3 (8.57%) CSS3
8 3 (8.57%) HTML5
9 2 (5.71%) WF
9 2 (5.71%) WCF
9 2 (5.71%) NHibernate
10 1 (2.86%) ATL
10 1 (2.86%) SOAP
10 1 (2.86%) Web Services
10 1 (2.86%) XML
10 1 (2.86%) Silverlight
10 1 (2.86%) WebGL
10 1 (2.86%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Xbox
1 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) MVC
2 11 (31.43%) Web Development
3 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
3 9 (25.71%) CRM
4 7 (20.00%) Android Development
4 7 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.57%) Scrum
7 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.57%) OOP
8 2 (5.71%) Time Management
8 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.71%) TDD
9 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Line Management
9 1 (2.86%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) C#
2 30 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 25 (71.43%) SQL
4 12 (34.29%) T-SQL
5 5 (14.29%) Bourne shell
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
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