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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 41 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 18 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.38% 4.17% 2.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.35% 29.11% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 19
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
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
71 79 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.27% 14.34% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 64 78 74
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 August 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 22 August 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 -1 13 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £46,250 -
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 73 (100.00%) C#
2 72 (98.63%) .NET
3 60 (82.19%) SQL Server
4 50 (68.49%) ASP.NET
5 44 (60.27%) MVC
6 41 (56.16%) Microsoft
7 39 (53.42%) JavaScript
8 35 (47.95%) SharePoint
9 34 (46.58%) HTML
9 34 (46.58%) CSS
9 34 (46.58%) Web Services
10 32 (43.84%) Team Foundation Server
11 30 (41.10%) WCF
12 28 (38.36%) WPF
13 27 (36.99%) SQL
14 26 (35.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 24 (32.88%) Degree
15 24 (32.88%) T-SQL
15 24 (32.88%) Windows
16 23 (31.51%) XML
17 22 (30.14%) N-Tier
17 22 (30.14%) CRM
17 22 (30.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 22 (30.14%) .NET Framework
18 20 (27.40%) JSON
18 20 (27.40%) TDD
18 20 (27.40%) SOAP
19 16 (21.92%) NUnit
19 16 (21.92%) OLAP
19 16 (21.92%) OOP

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 35 (47.95%) SharePoint
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle 10gAS
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (12.33%) Apache
3 8 (10.96%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (10.96%) IIS
4 3 (4.11%) CMS
4 3 (4.11%) Kentico
4 3 (4.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.37%) Node.js
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (20.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (12.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Force.com
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) Intranet
2 4 (5.48%) HTTPS
2 4 (5.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (82.19%) SQL Server
2 26 (35.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (30.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (21.92%) OLAP
5 13 (17.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (16.44%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database
7 9 (12.33%) Oracle OLAP
7 9 (12.33%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (12.33%) DTS
8 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
9 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (43.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (21.92%) NUnit
3 9 (12.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (12.33%) MorphX
3 9 (12.33%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (12.33%) PVCS
4 7 (9.59%) ReSharper
4 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (9.59%) NuGet
5 6 (8.22%) MSTest
5 6 (8.22%) SpecFlow
6 3 (4.11%) CruiseControl
6 3 (4.11%) NCover
6 3 (4.11%) FxCop
7 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (15.07%) Marketing
2 3 (4.11%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (95.89%) Developer
2 46 (63.01%) .NET Developer
3 28 (38.36%) C# Developer
4 27 (36.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (20.55%) Senior Developer
7 14 (19.18%) Web Developer
8 11 (15.07%) .NET Web Developer
8 11 (15.07%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (13.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (12.33%) Senior Web Developer
11 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Developer
11 7 (9.59%) SQL Developer
11 7 (9.59%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (8.22%) Senior .NET Web Developer
13 5 (6.85%) SharePoint Developer
13 5 (6.85%) Salesforce.com Developer
14 4 (5.48%) Analyst
15 3 (4.11%) Technical Architect
15 3 (4.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (98.63%) .NET
2 50 (68.49%) ASP.NET
3 34 (46.58%) HTML
3 34 (46.58%) CSS
3 34 (46.58%) Web Services
4 30 (41.10%) WCF
5 28 (38.36%) WPF
6 23 (31.51%) XML
7 22 (30.14%) .NET Framework
8 20 (27.40%) JSON
8 20 (27.40%) SOAP
9 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (20.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (19.18%) WF
12 13 (17.81%) NHibernate
12 13 (17.81%) RESTful
13 12 (16.44%) HTML5
13 12 (16.44%) Silverlight
14 11 (15.07%) WinForms
15 10 (13.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) N-Tier
2 11 (15.07%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.33%) GIS
4 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.11%) Open Source
6 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.88%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) Android
2 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (60.27%) MVC
2 22 (30.14%) CRM
3 20 (27.40%) TDD
4 16 (21.92%) OOP
4 16 (21.92%) Waterfall
5 12 (16.44%) SOA
6 11 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (15.07%) Configuration Management
6 11 (15.07%) OO
6 11 (15.07%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (15.07%) Unit Testing
6 11 (15.07%) Web Development
7 9 (12.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (12.33%) Web Design
7 9 (12.33%) ERP
8 8 (10.96%) Workflow
8 8 (10.96%) UML
9 7 (9.59%) MVVM
10 5 (6.85%) Automated Testing
10 5 (6.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (53.42%) JavaScript
3 27 (36.99%) SQL
4 24 (32.88%) T-SQL
5 9 (12.33%) X++
5 9 (12.33%) VB.NET
5 9 (12.33%) PHP
5 9 (12.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.74%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (32.88%) Degree
2 13 (17.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.59%) MCITP
4 6 (8.22%) MCTS
4 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.22%) MCP
4 6 (8.22%) MCSD
Vendors
1 41 (56.16%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.18%) Oracle
3 9 (12.33%) Serena
4 8 (10.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
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