The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 78 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 64 91 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.67% 3.85% 4.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.94% 21.82% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 60 82 106
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
459 417 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.18% 17.62% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 384 396 440
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Visual Studio
East of England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -14 52 £35,000 -16.66% 8
Peterborough -6 10 £37,500 +13.63% 4
Visual Studio
East of England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 134 (86.45%) .NET
2 113 (72.90%) C#
3 77 (49.68%) HTML
4 64 (41.29%) SQL
4 64 (41.29%) SQL Server
5 63 (40.65%) CSS
6 59 (38.06%) ASP.NET
7 54 (34.84%) OO
7 54 (34.84%) .NET Framework
8 53 (34.19%) Java
9 51 (32.90%) Degree
10 45 (29.03%) Microsoft
11 44 (28.39%) C++
12 39 (25.16%) Multithreading
12 39 (25.16%) MVC
13 38 (24.52%) Software Engineering
14 36 (23.23%) WCF
15 32 (20.65%) WPF
15 32 (20.65%) Team Foundation Server
15 32 (20.65%) Scrum
15 32 (20.65%) JavaScript
16 31 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (19.35%) Windows
18 29 (18.71%) XML
18 29 (18.71%) Marketing
18 29 (18.71%) SQL Server 2008
19 28 (18.06%) VB.NET
20 26 (16.77%) Atlassian
20 26 (16.77%) Confluence
21 23 (14.84%) SaaS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 26 (16.77%) Confluence
2 9 (5.81%) IIS
3 6 (3.87%) ColdFusion
3 6 (3.87%) Drupal
4 3 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.65%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 13 (8.39%) Photoshop
2 11 (7.10%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.65%) MS Project
3 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.52%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.29%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.84%) SaaS
2 4 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.65%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.39%) SMS
1 13 (8.39%) SMPP
1 13 (8.39%) NFC
2 3 (1.94%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.29%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) LDAP
4 1 (0.65%) SMTP
4 1 (0.65%) SNMP
4 1 (0.65%) VPN
4 1 (0.65%) DNS
4 1 (0.65%) SSL
4 1 (0.65%) Wireless
4 1 (0.65%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (41.29%) SQL Server
2 29 (18.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.52%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.94%) DB2
6 3 (1.94%) MySQL
7 2 (1.29%) Big Data
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.65%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 32 (20.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (12.90%) NUnit
3 18 (11.61%) MSTest
4 13 (8.39%) MSBuild
5 11 (7.10%) WiX
5 11 (7.10%) JIRA
6 4 (2.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.94%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.94%) Moq
8 2 (1.29%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.29%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.29%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.29%) GoogleTest
8 2 (1.29%) NuGet
9 1 (0.65%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.65%) SCons
9 1 (0.65%) Selenium
9 1 (0.65%) CppUnit
9 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.65%) Bugzilla
General
1 29 (18.71%) Marketing
2 20 (12.90%) Finance
2 20 (12.90%) Banking
3 16 (10.32%) Electronics
4 14 (9.03%) Publishing
5 8 (5.16%) Automotive
6 7 (4.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.65%) Games
8 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 92 (59.35%) Developer
2 59 (38.06%) .NET Developer
3 49 (31.61%) C# Developer
4 41 (26.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (17.42%) Software Engineer
6 26 (16.77%) Author
6 26 (16.77%) Technical Author
7 15 (9.68%) Senior Developer
8 14 (9.03%) Web Developer
9 13 (8.39%) Software Developer
9 13 (8.39%) C# Software Engineer
10 11 (7.10%) .NET Web Developer
11 9 (5.81%) C++ Software Engineer
11 9 (5.81%) Junior
12 8 (5.16%) Junior Developer
13 7 (4.52%) Systems Developer
13 7 (4.52%) Junior Web Developer
13 7 (4.52%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (3.87%) Junior .NET Developer
14 6 (3.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (86.45%) .NET
2 77 (49.68%) HTML
3 63 (40.65%) CSS
4 59 (38.06%) ASP.NET
5 54 (34.84%) .NET Framework
6 36 (23.23%) WCF
7 32 (20.65%) WPF
8 29 (18.71%) XML
9 21 (13.55%) ADO.NET
10 19 (12.26%) XSLT
11 17 (10.97%) LINQ
11 17 (10.97%) jQuery
11 17 (10.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (10.97%) HTML5
11 17 (10.97%) Ajax
12 12 (7.74%) CSS3
13 11 (7.10%) Java ME
13 11 (7.10%) XHTML
14 9 (5.81%) Web Services
15 8 (5.16%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.26%) Computer Science
2 13 (8.39%) Client/Server
2 13 (8.39%) Blackberry
3 9 (5.81%) Device Driver
4 7 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.87%) VHDL
5 6 (3.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (2.58%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.29%) Kindle
7 2 (1.29%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.29%) DTV
7 2 (1.29%) Photography
8 1 (0.65%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.65%) BBC
8 1 (0.65%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.65%) Clustering
8 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.65%) iDTV
8 1 (0.65%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.65%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.35%) Windows
2 17 (10.97%) Android
3 13 (8.39%) Apple iOS
3 13 (8.39%) Windows Phone
4 10 (6.45%) Linux
5 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (34.84%) OO
2 39 (25.16%) MVC
2 39 (25.16%) Multithreading
3 38 (24.52%) Software Engineering
4 32 (20.65%) Scrum
5 31 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (11.61%) OOP
7 17 (10.97%) TDD
8 16 (10.32%) Web Development
9 11 (7.10%) Time Management
10 9 (5.81%) OOD
10 9 (5.81%) MVVM
11 7 (4.52%) ERP
12 6 (3.87%) Content Management
12 6 (3.87%) Embedded Software Development
12 6 (3.87%) Unit Testing
13 5 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (2.58%) Android Development
14 4 (2.58%) Automated Testing
14 4 (2.58%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 113 (72.90%) C#
2 64 (41.29%) SQL
3 53 (34.19%) Java
4 44 (28.39%) C++
5 32 (20.65%) JavaScript
6 28 (18.06%) VB.NET
7 22 (14.19%) C
8 20 (12.90%) PHP
9 15 (9.68%) PowerShell
10 13 (8.39%) VBA
10 13 (8.39%) XAML
10 13 (8.39%) T-SQL
11 12 (7.74%) VB
12 6 (3.87%) Perl
13 4 (2.58%) C++/CLI
14 3 (1.94%) Python
15 2 (1.29%) VBScript
16 1 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 51 (32.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) Postgraduate
2 1 (0.65%) ISEB
2 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.39%) ISO 9001
2 12 (7.74%) ISO 8583
3 10 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 45 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 26 (16.77%) Atlassian
3 13 (8.39%) Adobe
3 13 (8.39%) Oracle
4 12 (7.74%) Telerik
5 6 (3.87%) Cypress Semiconductor
5 6 (3.87%) Xilinx
6 4 (2.58%) SAP
7 3 (1.94%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.94%) Google
8 2 (1.29%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.65%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.65%) Perforce
9 1 (0.65%) VMware
9 1 (0.65%) Epiphany
9 1 (0.65%) Motorola
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £49000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Career Progression!
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £0
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Top Base+Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago