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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 42 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 18 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.95% 1.43% 2.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.87% 10.67% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 17
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
67 75 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.69% 13.44% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 58 71 55
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 October 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 24 October 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 +14 12 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Bury St Edmunds +5 2 £61,250 +53.12% 2
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 48 (100.00%) C#
2 41 (85.42%) .NET
3 36 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 36 (75.00%) MVC
4 34 (70.83%) ASP.NET
5 33 (68.75%) HTML
5 33 (68.75%) JavaScript
6 27 (56.25%) CSS
7 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 22 (45.83%) SQL
8 22 (45.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (45.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (43.75%) WPF
10 20 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (37.50%) WCF
11 18 (37.50%) SharePoint
12 17 (35.42%) OOP
12 17 (35.42%) Windows
12 17 (35.42%) OLAP
13 15 (31.25%) MS Excel
13 15 (31.25%) .NET Framework
14 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (29.17%) N-Tier
14 14 (29.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 13 (27.08%) Oracle
15 13 (27.08%) TDD
15 13 (27.08%) NHibernate
15 13 (27.08%) WF
15 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 18 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 9 (18.75%) IIS
2 9 (18.75%) Apache
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle 10gAS
3 4 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.08%) CMS
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.08%) Kentico
5 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Force.com
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (45.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (45.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (35.42%) OLAP
4 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (18.75%) Oracle OLAP
5 9 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (18.75%) DTS
5 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
6 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
8 4 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (25.00%) NUnit
3 9 (18.75%) PVCS
3 9 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (18.75%) MorphX
3 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (16.67%) NuGet
5 5 (10.42%) MSTest
5 5 (10.42%) SpecFlow
6 2 (4.17%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.08%) CruiseControl
7 1 (2.08%) NCover
7 1 (2.08%) FxCop
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (16.67%) Advertising
2 7 (14.58%) Marketing
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (89.58%) Developer
2 21 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 13 (27.08%) C# Developer
4 12 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (22.92%) Senior Developer
6 9 (18.75%) Web Developer
7 6 (12.50%) SQL Developer
7 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Lead Technical Architect
10 3 (6.25%) Lead Architect
10 3 (6.25%) Architect
10 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
11 2 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
11 2 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
12 1 (2.08%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
12 1 (2.08%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (85.42%) .NET
2 34 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 33 (68.75%) HTML
4 27 (56.25%) CSS
5 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (43.75%) WPF
7 18 (37.50%) WCF
8 15 (31.25%) .NET Framework
9 14 (29.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 13 (27.08%) HTML5
10 13 (27.08%) NHibernate
10 13 (27.08%) WF
11 12 (25.00%) jQuery
11 12 (25.00%) CSS3
12 11 (22.92%) Web Services
13 10 (20.83%) XML
13 10 (20.83%) SOAP
13 10 (20.83%) JSON
14 9 (18.75%) RESTful
14 9 (18.75%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) N-Tier
2 10 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 9 (18.75%) GIS
4 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) Xbox
5 2 (4.17%) Open Source
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.08%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Android
2 7 (14.58%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (75.00%) MVC
2 17 (35.42%) OOP
3 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (27.08%) TDD
5 10 (20.83%) OO
5 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (18.75%) ERP
6 9 (18.75%) Web Design
6 9 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 9 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 7 (14.58%) Android Development
8 7 (14.58%) iOS Development
8 7 (14.58%) CRM
9 5 (10.42%) Line Management
9 5 (10.42%) Time Management
10 4 (8.33%) Release Management
10 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (8.33%) UML
10 4 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 22 (45.83%) SQL
4 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (18.75%) VB.NET
5 9 (18.75%) X++
5 9 (18.75%) PHP
5 9 (18.75%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.08%) MCP
2 1 (2.08%) MCSD
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) Oracle
3 9 (18.75%) Serena
4 7 (14.58%) Salesforce.com
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