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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 24 60 46
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 34 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.32% 1.81% 3.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.78% 12.36% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 18
Median salary £43,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
90 89 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 24.66% 14.64% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 84 82 86
Median salary £43,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Bury St Edmunds - 11 £43,000 -
Ipswich +32 2 £22,500 -22.41%
Newmarket - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 58 (93.55%) .NET
2 50 (80.65%) SQL
3 47 (75.81%) SQL Server
3 47 (75.81%) Microsoft
4 42 (67.74%) T-SQL
4 42 (67.74%) C#
5 40 (64.52%) ASP.NET
5 40 (64.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (59.68%) MVC
7 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (45.16%) SharePoint
9 24 (38.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (37.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 23 (37.10%) WCF
10 23 (37.10%) Visual Studio Team System
10 23 (37.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 23 (37.10%) Intranet
10 23 (37.10%) SQL Server 2000
11 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (30.65%) SDLC
12 17 (27.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 17 (27.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (27.42%) SOA
13 16 (25.81%) Entity Framework
13 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
14 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
15 14 (22.58%) OLAP
15 14 (22.58%) Oracle
15 14 (22.58%) Business Intelligence

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 28 (45.16%) SharePoint
2 9 (14.52%) NServiceBus
3 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.10%) Intranet
2 2 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.61%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (75.81%) SQL Server
2 40 (64.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (37.10%) SQL Server 2000
3 23 (37.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 23 (37.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (22.58%) DTS
4 14 (22.58%) OLAP
4 14 (22.58%) Oracle OLAP
4 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (14.52%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 23 (37.10%) Visual Studio Team System
2 9 (14.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
3 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 58 (93.55%) Developer
2 40 (64.52%) Systems Developer
3 32 (51.61%) Senior Developer
4 31 (50.00%) Senior Systems Developer
5 20 (32.26%) C# Developer
6 17 (27.42%) Senior C# Developer
7 11 (17.74%) Software Developer
8 9 (14.52%) .NET Developer
9 7 (11.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (11.29%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (11.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 4 (6.45%) Consultant
11 4 (6.45%) SharePoint Consultant
11 4 (6.45%) SharePoint Developer
12 3 (4.84%) Analyst
12 3 (4.84%) C# Software Developer
12 3 (4.84%) C++ Developer
12 3 (4.84%) C++ Software Developer
12 3 (4.84%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (93.55%) .NET
2 40 (64.52%) ASP.NET
3 24 (38.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 23 (37.10%) WCF
5 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (27.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 17 (27.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
7 16 (25.81%) Entity Framework
8 14 (22.58%) jQuery
9 10 (16.13%) CSS
9 10 (16.13%) HTML
10 9 (14.52%) AngularJS
10 9 (14.52%) CSS3
10 9 (14.52%) HTML5
10 9 (14.52%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (14.52%) React
10 9 (14.52%) WPF
11 7 (11.29%) WinForms
12 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Android
1 9 (14.52%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) MVC
2 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (30.65%) SDLC
4 17 (27.42%) SOA
5 14 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (22.58%) Project Management
5 14 (22.58%) Time Management
6 11 (17.74%) Web Development
7 9 (14.52%) MVVM
7 9 (14.52%) OO
8 5 (8.06%) CRM
9 4 (6.45%) Data Migration
9 4 (6.45%) Migration
9 4 (6.45%) Presales
9 4 (6.45%) Project Planning
9 4 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
10 2 (3.23%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.23%) ERP
10 2 (3.23%) Logistics
10 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 50 (80.65%) SQL
2 42 (67.74%) C#
2 42 (67.74%) T-SQL
3 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.13%) C++
5 9 (14.52%) Embedded C++
6 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.61%) Java
7 1 (1.61%) VB
7 1 (1.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (75.81%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.58%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco