The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 38 33 50
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 23 35 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.49% 5.93% 3.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.71% 33.33% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 19
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
83 105 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.81% 17.80% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67 104 77
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
East of England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +2 12 £40,000 +14.28%
Bury St Edmunds - 10 £46,250 -
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 77 (100.00%) C#
2 76 (98.70%) .NET
3 62 (80.52%) SQL Server
4 52 (67.53%) ASP.NET
5 44 (57.14%) MVC
6 42 (54.55%) JavaScript
7 41 (53.25%) Microsoft
8 38 (49.35%) SharePoint
9 34 (44.16%) HTML
9 34 (44.16%) CSS
9 34 (44.16%) Web Services
10 33 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 31 (40.26%) WCF
12 29 (37.66%) WPF
12 29 (37.66%) SQL
13 27 (35.06%) Windows
14 26 (33.77%) XML
14 26 (33.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 25 (32.47%) T-SQL
16 24 (31.17%) Degree
17 22 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 22 (28.57%) .NET Framework
17 22 (28.57%) N-Tier
17 22 (28.57%) CRM
18 20 (25.97%) SOAP
18 20 (25.97%) JSON
18 20 (25.97%) TDD
19 16 (20.78%) NUnit
19 16 (20.78%) OLAP
19 16 (20.78%) OOP

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (49.35%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.69%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (11.69%) Oracle 10gAS
2 9 (11.69%) Apache
2 9 (11.69%) IIS
3 8 (10.39%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.19%) Kentico
5 3 (3.90%) CMS
5 3 (3.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.30%) Node.js
6 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.09%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (19.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (11.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Force.com
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) Intranet
2 7 (9.09%) HTTPS
2 7 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (80.52%) SQL Server
2 26 (33.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (20.78%) OLAP
5 13 (16.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (11.69%) Oracle OLAP
6 9 (11.69%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (11.69%) DTS
6 9 (11.69%) Oracle Database
7 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.90%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 33 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (20.78%) NUnit
3 9 (11.69%) MorphX
3 9 (11.69%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (11.69%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (11.69%) PVCS
4 7 (9.09%) ReSharper
4 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (9.09%) NuGet
5 6 (7.79%) MSTest
5 6 (7.79%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.90%) CruiseControl
6 3 (3.90%) NCover
6 3 (3.90%) FxCop
7 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (14.29%) Marketing
2 3 (3.90%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (96.10%) Developer
2 45 (58.44%) .NET Developer
3 29 (37.66%) C# Developer
4 27 (35.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (23.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (20.78%) Senior Developer
7 13 (16.88%) Web Developer
8 11 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
9 10 (12.99%) .NET Web Developer
10 9 (11.69%) Senior Web Developer
11 8 (10.39%) SharePoint Developer
12 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
12 7 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (9.09%) SQL Developer
13 6 (7.79%) Senior .NET Web Developer
14 5 (6.49%) Salesforce.com Developer
15 4 (5.19%) Analyst
16 3 (3.90%) Technical Architect
16 3 (3.90%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (98.70%) .NET
2 52 (67.53%) ASP.NET
3 34 (44.16%) HTML
3 34 (44.16%) CSS
3 34 (44.16%) Web Services
4 31 (40.26%) WCF
5 29 (37.66%) WPF
6 26 (33.77%) XML
7 22 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 20 (25.97%) SOAP
8 20 (25.97%) JSON
9 16 (20.78%) RESTful
9 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (19.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (18.18%) WF
12 13 (16.88%) NHibernate
13 12 (15.58%) Silverlight
14 11 (14.29%) WinForms
14 11 (14.29%) HTML5
15 10 (12.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 9 (11.69%) GIS
4 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.90%) Open Source
6 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.06%) Windows
2 3 (3.90%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Android
2 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.14%) MVC
2 22 (28.57%) CRM
3 20 (25.97%) TDD
4 16 (20.78%) OOP
4 16 (20.78%) Waterfall
5 12 (15.58%) Web Development
5 12 (15.58%) SOA
6 11 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 11 (14.29%) OO
6 11 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 9 (11.69%) Web Design
7 9 (11.69%) ERP
7 9 (11.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (10.39%) Workflow
8 8 (10.39%) UML
9 7 (9.09%) MVVM
10 5 (6.49%) Automated Testing
10 5 (6.49%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) C#
2 42 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 29 (37.66%) SQL
4 25 (32.47%) T-SQL
5 9 (11.69%) X++
5 9 (11.69%) VB.NET
5 9 (11.69%) PHP
5 9 (11.69%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.60%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (31.17%) Degree
2 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.09%) MCITP
4 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
4 6 (7.79%) MCP
4 6 (7.79%) MCSD
4 6 (7.79%) MCTS
Vendors
1 41 (53.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.18%) Oracle
3 9 (11.69%) Serena
4 8 (10.39%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
Suffolk
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