Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 94 116
Rank change year-on-year +44 +22 -30
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 112 108 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.94% 2.81% 2.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.46% 14.23% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 66 94 80
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 522 759 825
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 23.04% 19.72% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 315 505 709
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,797
% change year-on-year +2.15% +1.54% +1.77%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio 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 in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Cambridgeshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Cambridgeshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 25 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +35 82 £50,000 +5.26% 15
Peterborough +32 14 £42,500 +21.43% 2
Huntingdon -7 8 £28,500 -27.39%
Visual Studio
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 83 (74.11%) SQL
2 59 (52.68%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (51.79%) C#
4 50 (44.64%) SQL Server
5 46 (41.07%) JIRA
6 44 (39.29%) Microsoft
7 40 (35.71%) Degree
8 35 (31.25%) Software Engineering
9 34 (30.36%) Finance
10 33 (29.46%) ETL
11 32 (28.57%) Scrum
11 32 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 31 (27.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 31 (27.68%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (27.68%) .NET
13 29 (25.89%) Multithreading
14 28 (25.00%) PowerShell
14 28 (25.00%) Windows
14 28 (25.00%) SharePoint
14 28 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (25.00%) Power BI
14 28 (25.00%) Power Platform
15 27 (24.11%) SSDT
15 27 (24.11%) Management Information System
15 27 (24.11%) Test Automation
15 27 (24.11%) Document Management
15 27 (24.11%) Computer Science
15 27 (24.11%) Life Science
16 26 (23.21%) IT Strategy
17 25 (22.32%) Dynamics 365

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.14%) CMS
3 7 (6.25%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.79%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.79%) WordPress
5 1 (0.89%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (15.18%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (22.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (15.18%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (25.00%) Power Platform
2 25 (22.32%) Dynamics 365
3 15 (13.39%) Azure
4 8 (7.14%) GitHub
5 6 (5.36%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (1.79%) AWS
7 1 (0.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (44.64%) SQL Server
2 32 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (27.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (25.00%) Power BI
5 27 (24.11%) SSDT
6 6 (5.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.36%) HDInsight
7 5 (4.46%) Data Lake
7 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.79%) Big Data
11 1 (0.89%) GIS
11 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 46 (41.07%) JIRA
2 19 (16.96%) Jenkins
3 17 (15.18%) Selenium
3 17 (15.18%) SoapUI
4 9 (8.04%) Git (software)
5 8 (7.14%) NUnit
6 6 (5.36%) WiX
7 2 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.89%) CMake
8 1 (0.89%) GoogleTest
8 1 (0.89%) Hudson
8 1 (0.89%) Maven
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (30.36%) Finance
2 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 51 (45.54%) Developer
2 47 (41.96%) Analyst
3 30 (26.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 26 (23.21%) C# Developer
5 19 (16.96%) C++ Developer
6 17 (15.18%) Test Analyst
7 14 (12.50%) .NET Developer
8 10 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 8 (7.14%) Software Engineer
10 7 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
11 6 (5.36%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (5.36%) C++/C# Developer
12 5 (4.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 5 (4.46%) C# Software Developer
12 5 (4.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 5 (4.46%) Junior
12 5 (4.46%) Junior .NET Developer
12 5 (4.46%) Junior Developer
13 4 (3.57%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.68%) .NET
2 19 (16.96%) WCF
2 19 (16.96%) WPF
3 14 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 12 (10.71%) OpenGL
5 9 (8.04%) .NET Framework
5 9 (8.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (8.04%) CSS
6 8 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 8 (7.14%) HTML
6 8 (7.14%) Velocity
6 8 (7.14%) WinForms
7 7 (6.25%) Entity Framework
8 6 (5.36%) React
9 3 (2.68%) HTML5
10 2 (1.79%) jQuery
10 2 (1.79%) Qt
11 1 (0.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 1 (0.89%) Node.js
11 1 (0.89%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (24.11%) Life Science
2 27 (24.11%) Management Information System
3 21 (18.75%) Animation
3 21 (18.75%) Photography
4 11 (9.82%) Client/Server
5 9 (8.04%) Algorithms
6 6 (5.36%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.89%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.89%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.00%) Windows
2 12 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (52.68%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 33 (29.46%) ETL
4 32 (28.57%) Scrum
5 31 (27.68%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (25.89%) Multithreading
7 27 (24.11%) Computer Science
7 27 (24.11%) Document Management
7 27 (24.11%) Test Automation
8 26 (23.21%) IT Strategy
9 25 (22.32%) CRM
9 25 (22.32%) Software Testing
9 25 (22.32%) Sprint Retrospective
9 25 (22.32%) User Stories
10 22 (19.64%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (16.96%) E-Commerce
12 17 (15.18%) BDD
12 17 (15.18%) Exploratory Testing
12 17 (15.18%) Sprint Review
12 17 (15.18%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (74.11%) SQL
2 58 (51.79%) C#
3 28 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 22 (19.64%) C++
5 18 (16.07%) JavaScript
6 12 (10.71%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.36%) C
7 6 (5.36%) VC++
8 2 (1.79%) Python
9 1 (0.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.89%) Perl
9 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (35.71%) Degree
2 22 (19.64%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 7 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 44 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.18%) WorldPay
3 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.89%) Sun
3 1 (0.89%) Sybase