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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 47 33 61
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 20 48 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.19% 8.14% 1.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.15% 40.68% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 13
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
132 118 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 21.09% 20.00% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 124 101 74
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -13 15 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Bury St Edmunds +6 3 £45,000 +12.50% 4
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 24 April 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 33 (94.29%) C#
2 31 (88.57%) SQL
3 28 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 28 (80.00%) HTML
4 27 (77.14%) CSS
5 26 (74.29%) .NET
6 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
7 22 (62.86%) MVC
7 22 (62.86%) T-SQL
7 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET
8 20 (57.14%) Web Development
9 17 (48.57%) IIS
10 16 (45.71%) CMS
10 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 16 (45.71%) Kentico
10 16 (45.71%) Sass
11 15 (42.86%) Bourne shell
12 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
13 8 (22.86%) CRM
14 7 (20.00%) Time Management
15 6 (17.14%) NUnit
15 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
16 5 (14.29%) Marketing
16 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
17 4 (11.43%) jQuery
17 4 (11.43%) Degree
17 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
17 4 (11.43%) Windows
17 4 (11.43%) MS Excel

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (48.57%) IIS
2 16 (45.71%) CMS
2 16 (45.71%) Kentico
3 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) NUnit
2 2 (5.71%) ReSharper
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (14.29%) Marketing
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Developer
2 23 (65.71%) Web Developer
3 21 (60.00%) .NET Developer
4 20 (57.14%) .NET Web Developer
5 11 (31.43%) Junior
6 10 (28.57%) Junior Developer
6 10 (28.57%) Junior Web Developer
7 9 (25.71%) Junior .NET Developer
7 9 (25.71%) Junior .NET Web Developer
8 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
9 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (11.43%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
11 3 (8.57%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (8.57%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (8.57%) Senior .NET Web Developer
11 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Developer
12 2 (5.71%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (5.71%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 1 (2.86%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (80.00%) HTML
2 27 (77.14%) CSS
3 26 (74.29%) .NET
4 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET
5 16 (45.71%) Sass
6 4 (11.43%) jQuery
7 2 (5.71%) XML
8 1 (2.86%) WPF
8 1 (2.86%) Silverlight
8 1 (2.86%) SOAP
8 1 (2.86%) Web Services
8 1 (2.86%) ATL
8 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) MVC
2 20 (57.14%) Web Development
3 8 (22.86%) CRM
4 7 (20.00%) Time Management
5 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.57%) Migration
8 2 (5.71%) Scrum
8 2 (5.71%) Change Management
8 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.86%) OOP
9 1 (2.86%) Process Management
9 1 (2.86%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.86%) XML Parsing
9 1 (2.86%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) C#
2 31 (88.57%) SQL
3 28 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (62.86%) T-SQL
5 15 (42.86%) Bourne shell
6 2 (5.71%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
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