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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 60 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 77 83 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.69% 3.68% 3.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.53% 20.19% 25.19%
Number of salaries quoted 62 72 64
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
375 411 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.97% 18.20% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 328 310 238
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -7 52 £44,500 +18.66% 8
Peterborough +19 20 £38,000 +16.92% 4
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 97 (76.98%) C#
2 67 (53.17%) .NET
3 55 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 53 (42.06%) Software Engineering
6 50 (39.68%) HTML
7 47 (37.30%) Microsoft
8 46 (36.51%) ASP.NET
9 43 (34.13%) SQL
10 40 (31.75%) JavaScript
11 35 (27.78%) jQuery
11 35 (27.78%) Unit Testing
12 33 (26.19%) HTML5
12 33 (26.19%) XML
13 32 (25.40%) C++
14 30 (23.81%) Degree
15 28 (22.22%) Windows
15 28 (22.22%) MVC
16 26 (20.63%) CSS
16 26 (20.63%) IIS
16 26 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
17 24 (19.05%) T-SQL
18 22 (17.46%) Web Services
19 21 (16.67%) Java
20 20 (15.87%) SOAP
20 20 (15.87%) PowerShell
20 20 (15.87%) CSS3
20 20 (15.87%) .NET Framework
21 19 (15.08%) TCP/IP
21 19 (15.08%) SDLC

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (20.63%) IIS
2 9 (7.14%) CMS
3 8 (6.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (7.14%) Tridion
2 4 (3.17%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.08%) TCP/IP
2 18 (14.29%) DNS
2 18 (14.29%) HTTP
3 3 (2.38%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.59%) Internet
4 2 (1.59%) NFC
4 2 (1.59%) SMPP
5 1 (0.79%) Extranet
5 1 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.29%) MySQL
3 10 (7.94%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.38%) DB2
7 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (12.70%) NUnit
3 14 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (10.32%) Eclipse
4 13 (10.32%) Git (software)
5 12 (9.52%) Subversion
6 10 (7.94%) TeamCity
7 9 (7.14%) JIRA
7 9 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (6.35%) Android Studio
9 4 (3.17%) ClearCase
10 3 (2.38%) AQtime
10 3 (2.38%) dotTrace
11 2 (1.59%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.59%) MSTest
11 2 (1.59%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.79%) MorphX
12 1 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.79%) WiX
General
1 7 (5.56%) Electronics
2 3 (2.38%) Finance
3 2 (1.59%) Banking
3 2 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Automotive
4 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.79%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (61.11%) Developer
2 33 (26.19%) C# Developer
3 27 (21.43%) Web Developer
4 20 (15.87%) Web Engineer
5 18 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 16 (12.70%) Senior Developer
7 15 (11.90%) .NET Developer
7 15 (11.90%) Developer in Test
8 14 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (11.11%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 12 (9.52%) HTML CSS Developer
9 12 (9.52%) HTML Developer
9 12 (9.52%) PowerShell Engineer
9 12 (9.52%) Software Developer
9 12 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
9 12 (9.52%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (8.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (53.17%) .NET
2 50 (39.68%) HTML
3 46 (36.51%) ASP.NET
4 35 (27.78%) jQuery
5 33 (26.19%) HTML5
5 33 (26.19%) XML
6 26 (20.63%) CSS
7 22 (17.46%) Web Services
8 20 (15.87%) .NET Framework
8 20 (15.87%) CSS3
8 20 (15.87%) SOAP
9 18 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (13.49%) JSON
11 16 (12.70%) KnockoutJS
11 16 (12.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (12.70%) WCF
12 13 (10.32%) Entity Framework
13 12 (9.52%) J2EE
13 12 (9.52%) JDBC
13 12 (9.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 17 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (12.70%) Client/Server
4 14 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 14 (11.11%) Physics
5 13 (10.32%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.97%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.59%) Statistics
8 1 (0.79%) User Experience
8 1 (0.79%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.22%) Windows
2 18 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.35%) Android
4 6 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.97%) Linux
6 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.59%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (42.06%) Software Engineering
3 35 (27.78%) Unit Testing
4 28 (22.22%) MVC
5 19 (15.08%) SDLC
6 18 (14.29%) ITIL
6 18 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 18 (14.29%) Web Operations
7 16 (12.70%) Performance Testing
8 15 (11.90%) Scrum
8 15 (11.90%) TDD
8 15 (11.90%) Workflow
9 14 (11.11%) Code Coverage
9 14 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (11.11%) Security Testing
9 14 (11.11%) User Stories
9 14 (11.11%) Workflow Management
10 13 (10.32%) OO
11 12 (9.52%) MVVM
11 12 (9.52%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 97 (76.98%) C#
2 43 (34.13%) SQL
3 40 (31.75%) JavaScript
4 32 (25.40%) C++
5 24 (19.05%) T-SQL
6 21 (16.67%) Java
7 20 (15.87%) PowerShell
8 15 (11.90%) C
9 12 (9.52%) Perl
9 12 (9.52%) PHP
9 12 (9.52%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.17%) Fortran
11 3 (2.38%) Python
12 2 (1.59%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.59%) XAML
13 1 (0.79%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.79%) X++
Qualifications
1 30 (23.81%) Degree
2 18 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) ISO 8583
1 2 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (37.30%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.29%) Riverbed
3 12 (9.52%) Oracle
4 4 (3.17%) F5
5 3 (2.38%) Perforce
6 2 (1.59%) Coverity
7 1 (0.79%) Intel
7 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.79%) Nintex
7 1 (0.79%) SAP
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