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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 90 61 77
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 43 94 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.03% 3.77% 2.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.94% 25.07% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 42 89 69
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,875 £30,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,400 £48,000
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
360 375 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.01% 15.05% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 296 324 371
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -11 35 £36,250 -9.37% 11
Peterborough -11 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 88 (67.18%) C#
2 82 (62.60%) .NET
3 75 (57.25%) HTML
4 65 (49.62%) C++
5 64 (48.85%) SQL Server
6 60 (45.80%) CSS
6 60 (45.80%) Microsoft
7 52 (39.69%) JavaScript
8 51 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
9 49 (37.40%) ASP.NET
10 42 (32.06%) Java
10 42 (32.06%) Software Engineering
11 38 (29.01%) XML
12 37 (28.24%) Degree
13 35 (26.72%) SQL
14 33 (25.19%) OO
15 31 (23.66%) Computer Science
16 29 (22.14%) Windows
17 28 (21.37%) TDD
18 27 (20.61%) C
18 27 (20.61%) HTML5
19 24 (18.32%) jQuery
20 21 (16.03%) Team Foundation Server
21 20 (15.27%) SOAP
21 20 (15.27%) Linux
22 19 (14.50%) CSS3
23 17 (12.98%) Perl
23 17 (12.98%) Scrum
24 16 (12.21%) MVC
25 15 (11.45%) Oracle

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (9.92%) Confluence
2 6 (4.58%) IIS
3 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.40%) SaaS
2 8 (6.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) Firewall
2 3 (2.29%) Internet
3 2 (1.53%) Wireless
4 1 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (48.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (6.87%) MySQL
4 7 (5.34%) DB2
5 5 (3.82%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.29%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.76%) QlikView
9 1 (0.76%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 21 (16.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (9.16%) NUnit
2 12 (9.16%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (3.05%) GCC
3 4 (3.05%) JIRA
3 4 (3.05%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.05%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.53%) dotTrace
4 2 (1.53%) ReSharper
4 2 (1.53%) Selenium
4 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.53%) QUnit
4 2 (1.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.53%) Moq
4 2 (1.53%) AQtime
4 2 (1.53%) Gerrit
General
1 13 (9.92%) Marketing
2 11 (8.40%) Finance
3 6 (4.58%) Automotive
4 3 (2.29%) Electronics
5 2 (1.53%) Publishing
6 1 (0.76%) Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 99 (75.57%) Developer
2 41 (31.30%) Software Developer
3 40 (30.53%) C# Developer
4 32 (24.43%) Software Engineer
5 24 (18.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (16.03%) .NET Developer
7 16 (12.21%) Graduate
8 13 (9.92%) Author
8 13 (9.92%) Technical Author
9 12 (9.16%) Applications Developer
10 7 (5.34%) Junior
10 7 (5.34%) Junior Developer
10 7 (5.34%) Junior C# Developer
10 7 (5.34%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.58%) C# Software Engineer
12 5 (3.82%) Junior .NET Developer
12 5 (3.82%) AWS Developer
13 4 (3.05%) Java Software Engineer
13 4 (3.05%) Business Developer
14 3 (2.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (62.60%) .NET
2 75 (57.25%) HTML
3 60 (45.80%) CSS
4 49 (37.40%) ASP.NET
5 38 (29.01%) XML
6 27 (20.61%) HTML5
7 24 (18.32%) jQuery
8 20 (15.27%) SOAP
9 19 (14.50%) CSS3
10 14 (10.69%) WCF
11 13 (9.92%) JSP
12 9 (6.87%) J2EE
13 8 (6.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (5.34%) MFC
14 7 (5.34%) Web Services
15 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
15 5 (3.82%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (3.82%) AngularJS
15 5 (3.82%) WPF
16 4 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (23.66%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.69%) User Experience
3 13 (9.92%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.58%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.05%) Device Driver
5 4 (3.05%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (2.29%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.29%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.76%) PMI
8 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.14%) Windows
2 20 (15.27%) Linux
3 9 (6.87%) UNIX
4 2 (1.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (32.06%) Software Engineering
3 33 (25.19%) OO
4 28 (21.37%) TDD
5 17 (12.98%) Scrum
6 16 (12.21%) MVC
7 14 (10.69%) Unit Testing
8 12 (9.16%) OOD
9 11 (8.40%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (7.63%) User Stories
11 8 (6.11%) Software Architecture
11 8 (6.11%) Mobile Development
11 8 (6.11%) Financial Modelling
11 8 (6.11%) Risk Management
12 7 (5.34%) CRM
12 7 (5.34%) Multithreading
12 7 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (4.58%) Project Management
14 5 (3.82%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (3.82%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 88 (67.18%) C#
2 65 (49.62%) C++
3 52 (39.69%) JavaScript
4 42 (32.06%) Java
5 35 (26.72%) SQL
6 27 (20.61%) C
7 17 (12.98%) Perl
8 15 (11.45%) Python
9 8 (6.11%) Shell Script
10 7 (5.34%) PHP
11 6 (4.58%) T-SQL
12 4 (3.05%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.53%) VBA
13 2 (1.53%) VB
14 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.76%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 37 (28.24%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 60 (45.80%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.45%) Oracle
3 13 (9.92%) Atlassian
4 8 (6.11%) Twitter
4 8 (6.11%) TOWER Software
5 7 (5.34%) Cognos
6 5 (3.82%) Rackspace
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