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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 82 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 61 67 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.44% 2.98% 4.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.06% 19.76% 26.93%
Number of salaries quoted 55 59 104
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £30,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
434 339 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.36% 15.07% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 359 313 415
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 -4 50 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Peterborough -2 6 £36,250 +9.84% 1
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 115 (83.33%) .NET
2 97 (70.29%) C#
3 71 (51.45%) HTML
4 62 (44.93%) SQL
5 61 (44.20%) SQL Server
6 59 (42.75%) Java
7 52 (37.68%) CSS
8 51 (36.96%) ASP.NET
9 46 (33.33%) OO
10 45 (32.61%) .NET Framework
11 41 (29.71%) MVC
12 40 (28.99%) Degree
13 39 (28.26%) C++
14 38 (27.54%) WCF
15 35 (25.36%) Software Engineering
15 35 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (23.91%) Multithreading
16 33 (23.91%) JavaScript
16 33 (23.91%) Microsoft
17 32 (23.19%) WPF
18 28 (20.29%) SQL Server 2008
18 28 (20.29%) XML
19 27 (19.57%) Scrum
19 27 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
19 27 (19.57%) Computer Science
20 25 (18.12%) SaaS
21 24 (17.39%) Marketing
22 23 (16.67%) NUnit
23 22 (15.94%) Confluence
23 22 (15.94%) Atlassian

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 22 (15.94%) Confluence
2 4 (2.90%) ColdFusion
2 4 (2.90%) Drupal
3 3 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.45%) IIS
5 1 (0.72%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 10 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (18.12%) SaaS
2 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.72%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.70%) SMS
1 12 (8.70%) SMPP
1 12 (8.70%) NFC
2 1 (0.72%) LDAP
2 1 (0.72%) IPsec
2 1 (0.72%) SMTP
2 1 (0.72%) SNMP
2 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.72%) VPN
2 1 (0.72%) DNS
2 1 (0.72%) SSL
2 1 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (44.20%) SQL Server
2 28 (20.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.35%) Big Data
6 5 (3.62%) MySQL
6 5 (3.62%) DB2
6 5 (3.62%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.72%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (16.67%) NUnit
3 16 (11.59%) MSTest
4 12 (8.70%) MSBuild
5 10 (7.25%) WiX
6 8 (5.80%) Selenium
7 7 (5.07%) JIRA
7 7 (5.07%) Mercurial
8 6 (4.35%) TeamCity
8 6 (4.35%) Git (software)
8 6 (4.35%) ReSharper
8 6 (4.35%) NuGet
9 5 (3.62%) Ranorex
9 5 (3.62%) Moq
10 4 (2.90%) JUnit
11 3 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (2.17%) QuickTest Pro
11 3 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (1.45%) GoogleTest
13 1 (0.72%) SCons
General
1 24 (17.39%) Marketing
2 17 (12.32%) Finance
3 15 (10.87%) Banking
4 6 (4.35%) Publishing
5 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.45%) Electronics
6 2 (1.45%) Automotive
6 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 89 (64.49%) Developer
2 51 (36.96%) .NET Developer
3 44 (31.88%) C# Developer
4 36 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (15.94%) Author
5 22 (15.94%) Technical Author
6 21 (15.22%) Software Engineer
7 17 (12.32%) Software Developer
8 14 (10.14%) Web Developer
9 13 (9.42%) Senior Developer
10 11 (7.97%) Graduate
10 11 (7.97%) .NET Web Developer
11 9 (6.52%) Tester
11 9 (6.52%) Applications Developer
12 8 (5.80%) Junior
12 8 (5.80%) Junior Developer
13 7 (5.07%) C++ Developer
13 7 (5.07%) Graduate Developer
13 7 (5.07%) Junior Web Developer
14 6 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (83.33%) .NET
2 71 (51.45%) HTML
3 52 (37.68%) CSS
4 51 (36.96%) ASP.NET
5 45 (32.61%) .NET Framework
6 38 (27.54%) WCF
7 32 (23.19%) WPF
8 28 (20.29%) XML
9 17 (12.32%) jQuery
9 17 (12.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (11.59%) HTML5
11 15 (10.87%) LINQ
11 15 (10.87%) ADO.NET
12 14 (10.14%) XSLT
13 13 (9.42%) STL
14 10 (7.25%) Java ME
15 9 (6.52%) Ajax
15 9 (6.52%) XHTML
15 9 (6.52%) CSS3
16 8 (5.80%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.57%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.42%) Client/Server
3 12 (8.70%) Blackberry
4 6 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.62%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.17%) iPhone
6 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.45%) Photography
7 2 (1.45%) Kindle
7 2 (1.45%) DTV
7 2 (1.45%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.72%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.72%) Clustering
8 1 (0.72%) Statistics
8 1 (0.72%) BBC
8 1 (0.72%) iDTV
8 1 (0.72%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.72%) Ergonomics
8 1 (0.72%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.22%) Windows
2 16 (11.59%) Android
3 12 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 12 (8.70%) Windows Phone
4 3 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (33.33%) OO
2 41 (29.71%) MVC
3 35 (25.36%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (25.36%) Software Engineering
4 33 (23.91%) Multithreading
5 27 (19.57%) Scrum
6 17 (12.32%) OOP
7 16 (11.59%) TDD
8 14 (10.14%) Regression Testing
9 11 (7.97%) MVVM
10 9 (6.52%) Software Testing
10 9 (6.52%) OOD
11 8 (5.80%) Web Development
12 7 (5.07%) Manual Testing
12 7 (5.07%) Time Management
13 5 (3.62%) Test Automation
13 5 (3.62%) Automated Testing
14 4 (2.90%) Numerical Analysis
14 4 (2.90%) Content Management
14 4 (2.90%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (70.29%) C#
2 62 (44.93%) SQL
3 59 (42.75%) Java
4 39 (28.26%) C++
5 33 (23.91%) JavaScript
6 21 (15.22%) VB.NET
7 20 (14.49%) C
8 17 (12.32%) PHP
9 14 (10.14%) PowerShell
10 12 (8.70%) XAML
11 11 (7.97%) T-SQL
12 10 (7.25%) Perl
13 9 (6.52%) VBA
13 9 (6.52%) VB
14 6 (4.35%) Python
15 5 (3.62%) C++/CLI
16 3 (2.17%) Scala
17 2 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (28.99%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) Postgraduate
2 1 (0.72%) ISEB
2 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.97%) ISO 8583
2 9 (6.52%) QA
2 9 (6.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.94%) Atlassian
3 15 (10.87%) Oracle
4 11 (7.97%) Telerik
5 9 (6.52%) Adobe
6 6 (4.35%) Rackspace
7 5 (3.62%) Epiphany
7 5 (3.62%) Red Gate
8 4 (2.90%) SAP
9 3 (2.17%) Google
9 3 (2.17%) HP
9 3 (2.17%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.72%) Perforce
10 1 (0.72%) VMware
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