Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 128 93
Rank change year-on-year +52 -35 +4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 289 324 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.45% 2.51% 3.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.81% 12.31% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 217 270 344
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £61,250 £63,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,459 2,633 2,469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.44% 20.37% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,108 2,012 2,101
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in the East of England

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio in the East of England.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in the East of England

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in the East of England

Visual Studio
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +38 96 £45,000 - 8
Hertfordshire +53 90 £52,500 +16.67% 5
Essex +47 60 £42,500 -2.30% 1
Bedfordshire -16 35 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Suffolk +10 5 £40,000 -23.81%
Norfolk -9 3 £30,000 -20.00%
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 196 (67.82%) C#
2 165 (57.09%) .NET
3 155 (53.63%) SQL
3 155 (53.63%) SQL Server
4 132 (45.67%) Agile Software Development
5 130 (44.98%) JavaScript
6 116 (40.14%) Microsoft
7 102 (35.29%) ASP.NET
8 94 (32.53%) HTML
9 83 (28.72%) MVC
10 81 (28.03%) Software Engineering
11 73 (25.26%) CSS
12 71 (24.57%) Microsoft Azure
13 69 (23.88%) Windows
14 61 (21.11%) SDLC
15 56 (19.38%) Problem-Solving
16 55 (19.03%) Test Automation
17 53 (18.34%) SharePoint
18 51 (17.65%) OO
18 51 (17.65%) Scrum
19 50 (17.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 49 (16.96%) Finance
21 48 (16.61%) Degree
21 48 (16.61%) ASP.NET MVC
22 47 (16.26%) T-SQL
23 45 (15.57%) AngularJS
24 44 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
24 44 (15.22%) WCF
25 43 (14.88%) CRM
25 43 (14.88%) PowerShell

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 53 (18.34%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.54%) IIS
3 10 (3.46%) CMS
4 9 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.08%) NServiceBus
6 5 (1.73%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.04%) Confluence
8 2 (0.69%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.69%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.69%) WordPress
9 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (10.03%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (7.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.11%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.04%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 42 (14.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.38%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 71 (24.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (13.49%) Dynamics 365
3 20 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (4.84%) SaaS
5 6 (2.08%) PaaS
6 5 (1.73%) GitHub
7 4 (1.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.38%) Amazon Glacier
7 4 (1.38%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.38%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.38%) AWS CloudTrail
7 4 (1.38%) Azure Data Factory
7 4 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.69%) npm
8 2 (0.69%) Office 365
9 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.19%) HTTP
2 12 (4.15%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.77%) DHCP
3 8 (2.77%) Internet
4 6 (2.08%) DNS
5 4 (1.38%) Firewall
5 4 (1.38%) VPN
6 3 (1.04%) IGMP
6 3 (1.04%) PBX
6 3 (1.04%) RTCP
6 3 (1.04%) RTP
6 3 (1.04%) SNMP
6 3 (1.04%) VLAN
6 3 (1.04%) VoIP
6 3 (1.04%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.69%) Intranet
8 1 (0.35%) Extranet
8 1 (0.35%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (53.63%) SQL Server
2 50 (17.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (11.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (11.07%) Power BI
5 24 (8.30%) SSDT
6 15 (5.19%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (3.11%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.77%) MySQL
10 6 (2.08%) MS Access
10 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.73%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.73%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.38%) HDInsight
13 3 (1.04%) Data Lake
14 2 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (14.19%) Git (software)
2 39 (13.49%) JIRA
3 31 (10.73%) NUnit
4 30 (10.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (5.54%) Subversion
6 11 (3.81%) Jenkins
7 10 (3.46%) Selenium
8 9 (3.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (2.77%) SpecFlow
9 8 (2.77%) Visual Studio Code
10 7 (2.42%) MSTest
10 7 (2.42%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (2.42%) WatiN
11 6 (2.08%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.73%) ReSharper
13 4 (1.38%) SoapUI
13 4 (1.38%) StyleCop
14 3 (1.04%) GDB
14 3 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (1.04%) Valgrind
General
1 49 (16.96%) Finance
2 8 (2.77%) Financial Institution
3 7 (2.42%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.73%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.73%) Electronics
6 4 (1.38%) Advertising
7 3 (1.04%) Retail
8 2 (0.69%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 167 (57.79%) Developer
2 81 (28.03%) C# Developer
3 78 (26.99%) .NET Developer
4 47 (16.26%) Software Developer
5 46 (15.92%) Analyst
6 45 (15.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 33 (11.42%) Software Engineer
8 24 (8.30%) C# Software Developer
9 22 (7.61%) ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (7.61%) SQL Developer
10 21 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 19 (6.57%) .NET Software Developer
12 18 (6.23%) C++ Software Engineer
13 17 (5.88%) Junior
13 17 (5.88%) Senior Developer
13 17 (5.88%) Web Developer
14 16 (5.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (5.54%) Junior Developer
15 15 (5.19%) Consultant
16 14 (4.84%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (57.09%) .NET
2 102 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 94 (32.53%) HTML
4 73 (25.26%) CSS
5 48 (16.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 45 (15.57%) AngularJS
7 44 (15.22%) WCF
8 42 (14.53%) jQuery
9 41 (14.19%) WPF
10 36 (12.46%) Web Services
11 33 (11.42%) XML
12 31 (10.73%) .NET Framework
13 23 (7.96%) ASP.NET Web API
14 22 (7.61%) .NET Core
14 22 (7.61%) WinForms
15 19 (6.57%) HTML5
15 19 (6.57%) JSON
16 17 (5.88%) React
16 17 (5.88%) Velocity
17 16 (5.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.30%) Life Science
3 20 (6.92%) Animation
3 20 (6.92%) Management Information System
3 20 (6.92%) Photography
4 19 (6.57%) Algorithms
5 14 (4.84%) Client/Server
6 10 (3.46%) User Experience
7 7 (2.42%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.04%) Clustering
9 2 (0.69%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.35%) CUDA
10 1 (0.35%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 69 (23.88%) Windows
2 14 (4.84%) Linux
3 7 (2.42%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (45.67%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (28.72%) MVC
3 81 (28.03%) Software Engineering
4 61 (21.11%) SDLC
5 56 (19.38%) Problem-Solving
6 55 (19.03%) Test Automation
7 51 (17.65%) OO
7 51 (17.65%) Scrum
8 43 (14.88%) CRM
9 37 (12.80%) Mentoring
10 36 (12.46%) TDD
11 35 (12.11%) Web Development
12 34 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
13 30 (10.38%) Acceptance Criteria
13 30 (10.38%) ETL
14 29 (10.03%) Workflow
15 28 (9.69%) Unit Testing
16 27 (9.34%) Sprint Planning
17 26 (9.00%) Computer Science
17 26 (9.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 196 (67.82%) C#
2 155 (53.63%) SQL
3 130 (44.98%) JavaScript
4 47 (16.26%) T-SQL
5 43 (14.88%) PowerShell
6 37 (12.80%) C++
7 32 (11.07%) Python
8 23 (7.96%) C
8 23 (7.96%) VB
9 21 (7.27%) Java
10 19 (6.57%) TypeScript
11 15 (5.19%) VB.NET
12 14 (4.84%) Bash Shell
13 11 (3.81%) PHP
14 8 (2.77%) XAML
15 7 (2.42%) ES6
15 7 (2.42%) Perl
16 5 (1.73%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.73%) VBScript
17 2 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (16.61%) Degree
2 21 (7.27%) ISTQB
3 20 (6.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (6.92%) ISEB
4 15 (5.19%) Security Cleared
5 13 (4.50%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.35%) CCA
8 1 (0.35%) CCNA
8 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.35%) MCP
8 1 (0.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.08%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.73%) QA
3 2 (0.69%) GDPR
3 2 (0.69%) HL7
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 9 (3.11%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (2.77%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.42%) VirtualBox
4 5 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.38%) Firmware
6 3 (1.04%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.04%) KVM
7 1 (0.35%) Docker
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.35%) XenApp
7 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.73%) Kibana
2 3 (1.04%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.35%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.35%) SCCM
4 1 (0.35%) SCOM
4 1 (0.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 116 (40.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.19%) Oracle
3 7 (2.42%) Xamarin
4 5 (1.73%) Google
4 5 (1.73%) VMware
5 3 (1.04%) HP
5 3 (1.04%) WorldPay
6 2 (0.69%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.69%) Nintex
6 2 (0.69%) Sage
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco
7 1 (0.35%) Citrix
7 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.35%) Splunk
7 1 (0.35%) Sybase