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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 40 52 41
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 21 14 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.73% 2.76% 6.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.88% 13.21% 43.53%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 36
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -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
96 106 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 21.62% 20.87% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83 95 77
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £42,500 £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 19 December 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 December 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 +4 6 £40,000 +33.33%
Bury St Edmunds +7 4 £61,250 +53.12%
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 29 (96.67%) C#
2 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (80.00%) HTML
3 18 (60.00%) CSS
4 17 (56.67%) .NET
4 17 (56.67%) SQL
4 17 (56.67%) MVC
5 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
7 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
8 12 (40.00%) WPF
8 12 (40.00%) NUnit
9 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (30.00%) Marketing
11 8 (26.67%) CRM
11 8 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
11 8 (26.67%) Windows
11 8 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (23.33%) Android
12 7 (23.33%) Apple iOS
12 7 (23.33%) Android Development
12 7 (23.33%) iOS Development
12 7 (23.33%) Advertising
13 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
14 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
14 5 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Kentico
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (10.00%) OLAP
6 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) NUnit
2 8 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.00%) ReSharper
3 3 (10.00%) NuGet
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.33%) MSTest
4 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (30.00%) Marketing
2 7 (23.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Web Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 9 (30.00%) Software Developer
5 8 (26.67%) Senior Software Developer
6 7 (23.33%) .NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
7 4 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Junior
10 1 (3.33%) Analyst
10 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
10 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Junior .NET Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Junior Web Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (3.33%) C# Web Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) HTML
2 18 (60.00%) CSS
3 17 (56.67%) .NET
4 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 12 (40.00%) WPF
6 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (13.33%) WF
7 4 (13.33%) WCF
7 4 (13.33%) NHibernate
8 3 (10.00%) jQuery
8 3 (10.00%) HTML5
8 3 (10.00%) CSS3
9 1 (3.33%) WebSockets
9 1 (3.33%) WebKit
9 1 (3.33%) HTML5 Canvas
9 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (3.33%) WebGL
9 1 (3.33%) Silverlight
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.67%) Xbox
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Android
2 7 (23.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) MVC
2 8 (26.67%) CRM
2 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (23.33%) Android Development
3 7 (23.33%) iOS Development
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
5 4 (13.33%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) OOP
7 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Test Management
7 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.33%) Planning Poker
7 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) C#
2 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (56.67%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
Suffolk
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Suffolk
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago