The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 47 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 5 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.39% 3.45% 2.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.36% 35.48% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 6
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -43.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Visual Studio
Cambridgeshire

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

Development Applications Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
44 31 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.26% 9.72% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 50
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Peterborough

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 9 (52.94%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
5 7 (41.18%) Cognos
5 7 (41.18%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) PHP
5 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (41.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (29.41%) RAD
7 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
8 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (11.76%) XML
9 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
9 2 (11.76%) OOD
9 2 (11.76%) OO
9 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
9 2 (11.76%) jQuery
9 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
10 1 (5.88%) Android

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Gerrit
1 1 (5.88%) GCC
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Applications Developer
3 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Business Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) AWS Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.88%) Programmer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.76%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) WCF
4 1 (5.88%) XHTML
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) PMI
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (29.41%) RAD
3 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) OOD
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.88%) Static Code Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Release Management
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) OOP
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cognos
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle