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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 52 50
Rank change year-on-year +28 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 19 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 6.19% 2.82% 3.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.85% 16.35% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 20
Median salary £43,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.33% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £35,000 £35,250
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 Suffolk with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 53 104 105
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 17.26% 17.25% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 51 94 95
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £48,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 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
Ipswich +37 5 £51,250 +76.72% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £43,000 -
Newmarket - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 52 (92.86%) .NET
2 44 (78.57%) SQL
2 44 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 41 (73.21%) SQL Server
4 37 (66.07%) T-SQL
4 37 (66.07%) C#
4 37 (66.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 35 (62.50%) ASP.NET
6 32 (57.14%) MVC
7 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (44.64%) SharePoint
9 24 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 23 (41.07%) Visual Studio Team System
10 23 (41.07%) SQL Server 2005
10 23 (41.07%) Intranet
10 23 (41.07%) SQL Server 2000
11 21 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (28.57%) Oracle
13 16 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (26.79%) WCF
15 14 (25.00%) Project Management
15 14 (25.00%) DTS
15 14 (25.00%) OLAP
15 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
15 14 (25.00%) Time Management
15 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
15 14 (25.00%) SDLC
16 13 (23.21%) Entity Framework

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 25 (44.64%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.07%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (41.07%) Intranet
2 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.79%) Skype
2 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (73.21%) SQL Server
2 37 (66.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (41.07%) SQL Server 2000
4 23 (41.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (25.00%) DTS
6 14 (25.00%) OLAP
6 14 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
7 9 (16.07%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.79%) MySQL
9 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.79%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 23 (41.07%) Visual Studio Team System
2 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
3 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
1 2 (3.57%) Legal
2 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (89.29%) Developer
2 35 (62.50%) Systems Developer
3 27 (48.21%) Senior Developer
4 26 (46.43%) Senior Systems Developer
5 15 (26.79%) C# Developer
6 12 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
7 11 (19.64%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.36%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (5.36%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.36%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (5.36%) C++/C# Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Development Team Leader
9 2 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (92.86%) .NET
2 35 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 21 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (26.79%) WCF
5 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (23.21%) .NET Framework
6 13 (23.21%) Entity Framework
7 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 12 (21.43%) HTML
8 11 (19.64%) HTML5
8 11 (19.64%) jQuery
9 10 (17.86%) CSS
10 9 (16.07%) AngularJS
10 9 (16.07%) CSS3
10 9 (16.07%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (16.07%) React
10 9 (16.07%) WPF
11 7 (12.50%) WinForms
12 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) Clustering
2 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.79%) Replication
2 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Android
1 9 (16.07%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.36%) Windows
3 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (57.14%) MVC
2 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (25.00%) Project Management
4 14 (25.00%) SDLC
4 14 (25.00%) Time Management
5 12 (21.43%) SOA
6 10 (17.86%) Web Development
7 9 (16.07%) MVVM
7 9 (16.07%) OO
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.57%) CRM
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.57%) Test Strategy
9 1 (1.79%) Agile Testing
9 1 (1.79%) Automation Testing
9 1 (1.79%) CRUD
9 1 (1.79%) Database Mirroring
9 1 (1.79%) High Availability
9 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (78.57%) SQL
2 37 (66.07%) C#
2 37 (66.07%) T-SQL
3 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (17.86%) C++
5 9 (16.07%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.79%) Java
7 1 (1.79%) R
7 1 (1.79%) VB
7 1 (1.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) ISEB
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.79%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 44 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco
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