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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 45 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.58% 2.30% 5.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.14% 13.21% 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 18
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +9.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
28 53 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 8.19% 17.38% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 51 66
Average salary £42,500 £40,150 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.85% -5.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,375 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 29 July 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) RAD
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
6 1 (14.29%) CSS3
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Validation
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) SOAP
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) XSLT
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) AWS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Implementation Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSLT
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) RAD
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft