Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 56 71
Rank change year-on-year +6 +15 -26
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 25 36 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 4.45% 3.67% 1.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.75% 24.83% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 11
Suffolk median annual salary £51,000 £43,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.60% -21.82% +29.41%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,400 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +6.25%

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 101 145 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 17.97% 14.78% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 94 106 122
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.51% +5.63% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,500 £25,875 £28,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £48,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% -

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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Suffolk over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 24 November 2017. 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
Ipswich +15 16 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Bury St Edmunds +15 6 £51,000 +18.60%
Visual Studio
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (72.00%) C#
3 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (56.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (52.00%) SQL
6 11 (44.00%) CRM
6 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (36.00%) Finance
7 9 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (32.00%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (32.00%) Degree
8 8 (32.00%) X++
9 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (28.00%) Advertising
10 6 (24.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (24.00%) Web Development
11 5 (20.00%) HTML5
11 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (20.00%) CSS3
11 5 (20.00%) User Experience
11 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (20.00%) HTML
11 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (20.00%) CSS
12 4 (16.00%) ERP

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 3 (12.00%) SAS
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (24.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (56.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (16.00%) QlikView
6 3 (12.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 1 (4.00%) Biml
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.00%) Looker
7 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (4.00%) Power BI
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
4 5 (20.00%) CRM Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 5 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 5 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) CRM Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) CSS
1 5 (20.00%) CSS3
1 5 (20.00%) HTML
1 5 (20.00%) HTML5
1 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (8.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (8.00%) WPF
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) User Experience
3 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) CRM
2 9 (36.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) Web Development
5 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (16.00%) ERP
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
5 4 (16.00%) Open Source
5 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) Analytics
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (12.00%) Visual Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) Economics
7 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
7 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) X++
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (32.00%) Degree
3 6 (24.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (16.00%) MCITP
5 2 (8.00%) ISEB
5 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (4.00%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (16.00%) Tableau
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle