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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 106 108
Rank change year-on-year +22 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 210 170 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.43% 2.53% 2.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.66% 16.63% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 176 149 195
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1341 1022 1303
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 21.91% 15.18% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 867 1071
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 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
Essex +16 62 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Hertfordshire -4 45 £45,000 +22.44% 7
Cambridgeshire -15 41 £38,750 -3.12% 4
Bedfordshire +27 37 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Suffolk +21 19 £40,500 +15.71% 3
Norfolk +2 6 £26,000 - 1
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 350 (85.37%) C#
2 305 (74.39%) .NET
3 259 (63.17%) SQL Server
4 241 (58.78%) ASP.NET
5 190 (46.34%) Microsoft
6 170 (41.46%) JavaScript
7 153 (37.32%) SQL
8 151 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
9 143 (34.88%) HTML
10 134 (32.68%) MVC
11 125 (30.49%) .NET Framework
12 119 (29.02%) CSS
13 112 (27.32%) Team Foundation Server
14 102 (24.88%) Software Engineering
15 101 (24.63%) Degree
16 92 (22.44%) AngularJS
17 88 (21.46%) C++
18 84 (20.49%) Finance
19 83 (20.24%) Windows
20 81 (19.76%) SQL Server 2012
20 81 (19.76%) jQuery
21 80 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
21 80 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API
22 79 (19.27%) Web Development
23 77 (18.78%) Computer Science
24 75 (18.29%) TDD
25 72 (17.56%) SDLC
25 72 (17.56%) Entity Framework
26 67 (16.34%) SQL Server 2008
27 66 (16.10%) Ajax

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 28 (6.83%) IIS
1 28 (6.83%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.41%) CMS
3 10 (2.44%) Kentico
4 7 (1.71%) EPiServer
5 5 (1.22%) Apache
5 5 (1.22%) JBoss
6 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.73%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.24%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.24%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.24%) SAS
9 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (4.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (4.15%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.24%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.90%) GitHub
3 6 (1.46%) Office 365
4 3 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.90%) Intranet
2 4 (0.98%) Internet
3 3 (0.73%) DNS
4 1 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.24%) HTTP
4 1 (0.24%) Skype
4 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (63.17%) SQL Server
2 81 (19.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 67 (16.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 62 (15.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 43 (10.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 34 (8.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (5.37%) Relational Database
8 16 (3.90%) MySQL
9 15 (3.66%) SQL Server 2000
10 14 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (2.93%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (1.95%) NoSQL
12 8 (1.95%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.46%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.46%) MongoDB
14 5 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (1.22%) DTS
14 5 (1.22%) OLAP
14 5 (1.22%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 112 (27.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (9.27%) NUnit
3 28 (6.83%) TeamCity
4 24 (5.85%) Git (software)
4 24 (5.85%) LabVIEW
5 17 (4.15%) Protractor
5 17 (4.15%) ReSharper
6 16 (3.90%) NCrunch
6 16 (3.90%) Visual Studio Team System
7 14 (3.41%) Jasmine
8 12 (2.93%) Selenium
8 12 (2.93%) Subversion
9 11 (2.68%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (2.44%) JIRA
11 7 (1.71%) NuGet
11 7 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.71%) WebDriver
12 6 (1.46%) HP UFT
13 5 (1.22%) WebStorm
14 4 (0.98%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 84 (20.49%) Finance
2 31 (7.56%) Telecoms
3 25 (6.10%) Aerospace
4 14 (3.41%) Electronics
4 14 (3.41%) Games
5 13 (3.17%) Marketing
6 12 (2.93%) Legal
7 10 (2.44%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.98%) Advertising
9 4 (0.98%) Banking
10 3 (0.73%) Retail
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) Law
Job Titles
1 301 (73.41%) Developer
2 144 (35.12%) C# Developer
3 122 (29.76%) .NET Developer
4 77 (18.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 53 (12.93%) ASP.NET Developer
5 53 (12.93%) Software Engineer
6 49 (11.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 49 (11.95%) Senior Developer
7 41 (10.00%) C++ Developer
8 37 (9.02%) SQL Developer
9 33 (8.05%) Software Developer
10 27 (6.59%) Senior C# Developer
11 26 (6.34%) Systems Developer
12 25 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 25 (6.10%) Web Developer
13 23 (5.61%) Lead Developer
13 23 (5.61%) VB.NET Developer
14 21 (5.12%) .NET Software Developer
15 20 (4.88%) Junior Developer
15 20 (4.88%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (74.39%) .NET
2 241 (58.78%) ASP.NET
3 143 (34.88%) HTML
4 125 (30.49%) .NET Framework
5 119 (29.02%) CSS
6 92 (22.44%) AngularJS
7 81 (19.76%) jQuery
8 80 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 80 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 72 (17.56%) Entity Framework
10 66 (16.10%) Ajax
11 62 (15.12%) WPF
12 61 (14.88%) WCF
13 56 (13.66%) HTML5
14 55 (13.41%) WinForms
15 49 (11.95%) XML
16 44 (10.73%) Web Services
17 33 (8.05%) LINQ
18 31 (7.56%) KnockoutJS
19 29 (7.07%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 77 (18.78%) Computer Science
2 24 (5.85%) Algorithms
3 20 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 16 (3.90%) iPad
5 14 (3.41%) User Experience
6 12 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (2.68%) Life Science
8 10 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.95%) Fintech
10 7 (1.71%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.46%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.98%) CUDA
12 4 (0.98%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.98%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.73%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.73%) Replication
14 2 (0.49%) Clustering
14 2 (0.49%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.49%) NHS
15 1 (0.24%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 83 (20.24%) Windows
2 14 (3.41%) Linux
3 13 (3.17%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.68%) Windows 7
5 10 (2.44%) Windows 10
6 8 (1.95%) Android
7 6 (1.46%) Unix
8 5 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (32.68%) MVC
3 102 (24.88%) Software Engineering
4 79 (19.27%) Web Development
5 75 (18.29%) TDD
6 72 (17.56%) SDLC
7 65 (15.85%) Test Automation
7 65 (15.85%) Unit Testing
8 58 (14.15%) OO
9 52 (12.68%) Workflow
10 46 (11.22%) OOD
11 44 (10.73%) Mathematics
11 44 (10.73%) Scrum
12 38 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (8.29%) Wealth Management
14 32 (7.80%) Physics
15 31 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
16 28 (6.83%) Image Processing
17 27 (6.59%) BDD
18 23 (5.61%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 350 (85.37%) C#
2 170 (41.46%) JavaScript
3 153 (37.32%) SQL
4 88 (21.46%) C++
5 66 (16.10%) Java
6 49 (11.95%) VB.NET
7 43 (10.49%) T-SQL
8 24 (5.85%) C
9 18 (4.39%) Python
10 14 (3.41%) PHP
10 14 (3.41%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.44%) TypeScript
12 9 (2.20%) Ruby
12 9 (2.20%) VB
13 8 (1.95%) Delphi
14 6 (1.46%) MATLAB
14 6 (1.46%) Perl
14 6 (1.46%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.22%) VB6
16 3 (0.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 101 (24.63%) Degree
2 40 (9.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (4.15%) Numerate Degree
4 17 (4.15%) PhD
5 13 (3.17%) MCTS
6 6 (1.46%) MCITP
7 5 (1.22%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.22%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.98%) ISEB
8 4 (0.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (12.44%) QA
2 6 (1.46%) GDPR
2 6 (1.46%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) DICOM
4 1 (0.24%) HL7
4 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (2.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (2.68%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.73%) Puppet
3 2 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (0.49%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 190 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.56%) Oracle
3 17 (4.15%) Xamarin
4 16 (3.90%) RedGate
5 10 (2.44%) SAP
6 8 (1.95%) Google
7 5 (1.22%) Facebook
7 5 (1.22%) Twitter
8 4 (0.98%) JD Edwards
8 4 (0.98%) Nintex
9 1 (0.24%) Cisco
9 1 (0.24%) NEC
9 1 (0.24%) New Relic
9 1 (0.24%) Tableau
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