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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 41 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.21% 4.15% 4.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.76% 24.49% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 15
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
34 49 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 10.30% 16.96% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 20 48 55
Average salary £42,500 £40,150 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.85% -9.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 3 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 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) RAD
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) XSLT
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) PMI
6 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Gerrit
2 1 (12.50%) GCC
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) AWS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Implementation Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) PMI
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) RAD
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft