Period
to 26 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 26 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
26 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 56 41
Rank change year-on-year +12 -15 +36
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.24% 3.24% 5.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.25% 11.23% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 34
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -14.63% +36.67%
10th Percentile £42,500 £26,900 £31,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,250 £44,850
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 Suffolk with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 48 187 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 19.83% 28.81% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 42 134 104
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £53,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.28% +26.47% +21.43%
10th Percentile £33,875 £31,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £72,500 £58,375
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio 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 in Suffolk.

Salary trend for Visual Studio 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 6 months to 26 June 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
Bury St Edmunds +2 2 - -
Visual Studio
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Sage
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VirtualBox
2 2 (66.67%) Sage 200
2 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) HP ALM
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Appium
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management

Visual Studio
Co-occurring 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (33.33%) Appium
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
1 1 (33.33%) V-Model
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (66.67%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Sage
2 2 (66.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) HP