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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 64 58 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -25
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 19 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.35% 2.89% 9.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 14.29% 43.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 33
Median salary £37,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,000 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,550 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
49 133 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.69% 20.21% 20.70%
Number of salaries quoted 40 129 79
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +12 1 £20,500 -45.33%
Bury St Edmunds -16 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 17 (94.44%) .NET
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 16 (88.89%) C#
3 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (72.22%) VB.NET
5 13 (72.22%) XML
6 12 (66.67%) Web Services
7 10 (55.56%) SQL
7 10 (55.56%) T-SQL
8 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
8 8 (44.44%) MVC
8 8 (44.44%) JSON
9 7 (38.89%) REST
9 7 (38.89%) WCF
9 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (38.89%) SOAP
9 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
10 5 (27.78%) Scrum
10 5 (27.78%) TDD
10 5 (27.78%) N-Tier
10 5 (27.78%) CSS
10 5 (27.78%) HTML
10 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
10 5 (27.78%) Web Development
10 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
11 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (22.22%) WPF
12 3 (16.67%) jQuery

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Software Developer
3 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) DBA
7 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Junior DBA
7 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) XML
3 12 (66.67%) Web Services
4 8 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 8 (44.44%) JSON
5 7 (38.89%) REST
5 7 (38.89%) SOAP
5 7 (38.89%) WCF
6 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
6 5 (27.78%) CSS
6 5 (27.78%) HTML
7 4 (22.22%) WPF
8 3 (16.67%) jQuery
9 2 (11.11%) HTML5
10 1 (5.56%) CSS3
10 1 (5.56%) Modernizr
10 1 (5.56%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (5.56%) Sass
10 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) MVC
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
3 5 (27.78%) Web Development
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.56%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Cross-Browser Development
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.56%) SEO
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) VB.NET
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe