The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 105 84 71
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 27 61 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.28% 2.46% 2.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.52% 14.19% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 25 55 59
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,200 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
359 430 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.00% 17.37% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 302 352 313
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Cambridgeshire region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -15 20 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Peterborough -8 3 £40,000 +10.34%
St Neots - 1 £32,500 -
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 46 (85.19%) C#
2 42 (77.78%) .NET
3 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
4 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 20 (37.04%) SQL
6 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (37.04%) Software Engineering
7 17 (31.48%) Degree
8 15 (27.78%) WCF
8 15 (27.78%) C++
9 14 (25.93%) HTML
9 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
9 14 (25.93%) CSS
10 13 (24.07%) XML
10 13 (24.07%) jQuery
11 11 (20.37%) C
11 11 (20.37%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (18.52%) IIS
12 10 (18.52%) Windows
12 10 (18.52%) LINQ
13 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (16.67%) CRM
13 9 (16.67%) MVC
13 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (14.81%) HTML5
14 8 (14.81%) CSS3
14 8 (14.81%) OO
14 8 (14.81%) Linux
14 8 (14.81%) SOAP

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.52%) IIS
2 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Firewall
2 3 (5.56%) HTTP
2 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.56%) DNS
3 2 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (1.85%) 3G
4 1 (1.85%) Wireless
4 1 (1.85%) LTE
4 1 (1.85%) NAS
4 1 (1.85%) 4G
4 1 (1.85%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.70%) DB2
5 2 (3.70%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.85%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.26%) JIRA
3 4 (7.41%) Subversion
3 4 (7.41%) ClearCase
3 4 (7.41%) TeamCity
3 4 (7.41%) MSBuild
3 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (5.56%) NUnit
5 2 (3.70%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.85%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.85%) Xcode
6 1 (1.85%) GCC
6 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (7.41%) Automotive
1 4 (7.41%) Electronics
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
2 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) Software Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 8 (14.81%) C# Software Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) AWS Developer
5 6 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Web Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) .NET Software Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Applications Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) C# Web Developer
7 4 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) CRM Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (77.78%) .NET
2 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 15 (27.78%) WCF
4 14 (25.93%) HTML
4 14 (25.93%) CSS
5 13 (24.07%) XML
5 13 (24.07%) jQuery
6 10 (18.52%) LINQ
7 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (14.81%) HTML5
8 8 (14.81%) CSS3
8 8 (14.81%) SOAP
8 8 (14.81%) Web Services
8 8 (14.81%) JSON
8 8 (14.81%) Ajax
9 4 (7.41%) NHibernate
9 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
9 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (7.41%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.41%) Device Driver
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.85%) Handset
3 1 (1.85%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.85%) Statistics
3 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.85%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.85%) DTV
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Windows
2 8 (14.81%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (37.04%) Software Engineering
2 9 (16.67%) CRM
2 9 (16.67%) MVC
3 8 (14.81%) OO
3 8 (14.81%) TDD
4 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
5 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.11%) Scrum
6 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.26%) Release Management
6 5 (9.26%) OOP
6 5 (9.26%) Software Architecture
6 5 (9.26%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (9.26%) SDLC
7 4 (7.41%) Software Delivery
7 4 (7.41%) Network Management
7 4 (7.41%) Web Development
7 4 (7.41%) Multithreading
7 4 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (85.19%) C#
2 20 (37.04%) SQL
3 15 (27.78%) C++
4 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 11 (20.37%) C
6 5 (9.26%) Fortran
7 4 (7.41%) PHP
7 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.41%) Java
8 3 (5.56%) Python
8 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.70%) Perl
10 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.85%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) Rackspace
3 3 (5.56%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.85%) F5
4 1 (1.85%) Anite
4 1 (1.85%) Perforce
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k dep. on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £Competitive salary & package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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