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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 48 28 52
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +24
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 21 55 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.21% 9.60% 3.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.22% 42.97% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 42 25
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
138 128 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 21.10% 22.34% 15.06%
Number of salaries quoted 132 104 103
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -30 12 £31,250 -21.87% 1
Bury St Edmunds +3 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Haverhill - 1 £31,000 -
Woodbridge - 1 £35,000 -
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (97.44%) C#
2 36 (92.31%) .NET
3 31 (79.49%) JavaScript
3 31 (79.49%) SQL
4 30 (76.92%) ASP.NET
5 27 (69.23%) SQL Server
5 27 (69.23%) HTML
6 26 (66.67%) CSS
7 24 (61.54%) MVC
8 22 (56.41%) T-SQL
9 21 (53.85%) Web Development
10 18 (46.15%) IIS
11 16 (41.03%) CMS
11 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (41.03%) Kentico
11 16 (41.03%) Sass
12 15 (38.46%) Bourne shell
13 14 (35.90%) jQuery
14 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
15 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
16 7 (17.95%) Time Management
16 7 (17.95%) SharePoint 2013
17 5 (12.82%) Migration
17 5 (12.82%) Ajax
17 5 (12.82%) Marketing
17 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
17 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
17 5 (12.82%) CRM
17 5 (12.82%) VB.NET

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (46.15%) IIS
2 16 (41.03%) CMS
2 16 (41.03%) Kentico
3 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
3 7 (17.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) NUnit
1 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.56%) PROIV
1 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (12.82%) Marketing
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 27 (69.23%) Web Developer
3 22 (56.41%) .NET Developer
4 20 (51.28%) .NET Web Developer
5 11 (28.21%) Junior
6 10 (25.64%) Junior Developer
6 10 (25.64%) Junior Web Developer
7 9 (23.08%) Junior .NET Developer
7 9 (23.08%) Junior .NET Web Developer
8 7 (17.95%) SharePoint Developer
9 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
10 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
12 3 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
12 3 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
12 3 (7.69%) Senior .NET Web Developer
13 2 (5.13%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
13 2 (5.13%) Graduate
13 2 (5.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 1 (2.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (92.31%) .NET
2 30 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 27 (69.23%) HTML
4 26 (66.67%) CSS
5 16 (41.03%) Sass
6 14 (35.90%) jQuery
7 5 (12.82%) Ajax
7 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
8 3 (7.69%) Web Services
8 3 (7.69%) XML
9 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.56%) ATL
10 1 (2.56%) SOAP
10 1 (2.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) User Experience
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.56%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) MVC
2 21 (53.85%) Web Development
3 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.95%) Time Management
5 5 (12.82%) Migration
5 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
5 5 (12.82%) CRM
5 5 (12.82%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (12.82%) Data Migration
6 4 (10.26%) BDD
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.13%) Change Management
8 1 (2.56%) Process Management
8 1 (2.56%) Scrum
8 1 (2.56%) TDD
8 1 (2.56%) OOP
8 1 (2.56%) XML Parsing
8 1 (2.56%) Concurrent Programming
8 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) C#
2 31 (79.49%) JavaScript
2 31 (79.49%) SQL
3 22 (56.41%) T-SQL
4 15 (38.46%) Bourne shell
5 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.13%) Java
7 1 (2.56%) C++
7 1 (2.56%) VB
7 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
Bury St. Edmunds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago