Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 120 102
Rank change year-on-year +22 -18 +24
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 95 89 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.76% 2.35% 2.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.01% 11.31% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 83 79 70
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 633 787 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.36% 20.81% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 462 672 464
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.05% +10.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,556 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,375 £62,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +2.15% +9.41%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 2018. 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 +37 58 £47,500 +18.75% 14
Peterborough -31 22 £35,000 -6.67% 6
Huntingdon - 6 £40,000 -
Ely -1 2 £47,500 +5.56%
Visual Studio
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 87 (91.58%) C#
2 74 (77.89%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (76.84%) .NET
4 59 (62.11%) SQL Server
5 52 (54.74%) JavaScript
6 51 (53.68%) SQL
7 42 (44.21%) Software Engineering
8 39 (41.05%) HTML
9 37 (38.95%) CSS
10 34 (35.79%) ASP.NET
11 33 (34.74%) MVC
11 33 (34.74%) GitHub
12 31 (32.63%) AngularJS
12 31 (32.63%) Test Automation
12 31 (32.63%) JIRA
13 29 (30.53%) Scrum
13 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
14 27 (28.42%) Windows
14 27 (28.42%) ReSharper
14 27 (28.42%) Refactoring
15 26 (27.37%) C++
16 24 (25.26%) OO
16 24 (25.26%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (24.21%) Team Foundation Server
18 22 (23.16%) TeamCity
18 22 (23.16%) Java
19 21 (22.11%) Unit Testing
19 21 (22.11%) Mentoring
20 20 (21.05%) Mathematics
20 20 (21.05%) T-SQL

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 5 (5.26%) CMS
1 5 (5.26%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.11%) Kentico
2 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.05%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.11%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 33 (34.74%) GitHub
2 15 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.11%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.05%) NuGet
5 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (62.11%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (7.37%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.16%) Power BI
7 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (32.63%) JIRA
2 27 (28.42%) ReSharper
3 23 (24.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (23.16%) TeamCity
5 14 (14.74%) Git (software)
5 14 (14.74%) NUnit
6 9 (9.47%) Selenium
7 8 (8.42%) NCrunch
8 1 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.05%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.05%) HP UFT
8 1 (1.05%) JMeter
8 1 (1.05%) Ranorex
8 1 (1.05%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.05%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.05%) Subversion
8 1 (1.05%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (14.74%) Finance
2 12 (12.63%) Games
3 11 (11.58%) Aerospace
3 11 (11.58%) Automotive
4 6 (6.32%) Marketing
5 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.11%) Retail
6 1 (1.05%) Electronics
6 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 64 (67.37%) Developer
2 38 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 30 (31.58%) C# Developer
4 26 (27.37%) Software Engineer
5 24 (25.26%) .NET Developer
6 22 (23.16%) C# Software Developer
7 20 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
9 16 (16.84%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 13 (13.68%) .NET Software Developer
11 9 (9.47%) C++ Developer
12 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (8.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (8.42%) C++ Software Developer
13 7 (7.37%) C++ Software Engineer
13 7 (7.37%) Cloud Engineer
13 7 (7.37%) QA Engineer
14 6 (6.32%) Development Team Leader
14 6 (6.32%) Technical Team Leader
14 6 (6.32%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (76.84%) .NET
2 39 (41.05%) HTML
3 37 (38.95%) CSS
4 34 (35.79%) ASP.NET
5 31 (32.63%) AngularJS
6 24 (25.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (16.84%) .NET Framework
8 14 (14.74%) WCF
8 14 (14.74%) WPF
9 13 (13.68%) Angular 2
9 13 (13.68%) WinForms
10 12 (12.63%) Velocity
11 11 (11.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 8 (8.42%) EDI
12 8 (8.42%) Web Services
13 6 (6.32%) jQuery
14 5 (5.26%) Entity Framework
15 2 (2.11%) REST
15 2 (2.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) Algorithms
2 17 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.42%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (7.37%) User Experience
5 4 (4.21%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.05%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.42%) Windows
2 8 (8.42%) Linux
3 1 (1.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (77.89%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (44.21%) Software Engineering
3 33 (34.74%) MVC
4 31 (32.63%) Test Automation
5 29 (30.53%) Scrum
6 27 (28.42%) Refactoring
7 24 (25.26%) OO
8 21 (22.11%) Mentoring
8 21 (22.11%) Unit Testing
9 20 (21.05%) Mathematics
10 18 (18.95%) Coaching
11 17 (17.89%) Kanban
12 16 (16.84%) TDD
13 14 (14.74%) Analytics
13 14 (14.74%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (13.68%) SDLC
15 12 (12.63%) BDD
15 12 (12.63%) Financial Modelling
15 12 (12.63%) Open Source
15 12 (12.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 87 (91.58%) C#
2 52 (54.74%) JavaScript
3 51 (53.68%) SQL
4 26 (27.37%) C++
5 22 (23.16%) Java
6 20 (21.05%) T-SQL
7 19 (20.00%) TypeScript
8 17 (17.89%) Python
9 7 (7.37%) VB
9 7 (7.37%) VB.NET
10 6 (6.32%) Ruby
11 3 (3.16%) X++
12 2 (2.11%) C
12 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.05%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.37%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.05%) ISEB
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.37%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.05%) KVM
3 1 (1.05%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.05%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.11%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.05%) Intel
3 1 (1.05%) VMware