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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 81 110
Rank change year-on-year -15 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 41 53 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.16% 2.88% 1.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.56% 16.61% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 36 42 24
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.12% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 429 319 361
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 22.65% 17.34% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 375 247 280
Median salary £49,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,614 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -25 21 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Peterborough -14 10 £33,750 -15.62% 2
Ely - 10 £45,000 - 1
Visual Studio
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 84 (87.50%) C#
2 54 (56.25%) .NET
3 47 (48.96%) Microsoft
4 45 (46.88%) SQL Server
5 44 (45.83%) Software Engineering
6 40 (41.67%) ASP.NET
7 39 (40.63%) SQL
8 38 (39.58%) Degree
8 38 (39.58%) Mathematics
9 37 (38.54%) Computer Science
10 34 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (33.33%) C++
11 32 (33.33%) Java
11 32 (33.33%) MVC
11 32 (33.33%) Test Automation
12 31 (32.29%) JavaScript
13 25 (26.04%) Finance
14 23 (23.96%) jQuery
15 20 (20.83%) HTML
15 20 (20.83%) CSS
16 19 (19.79%) OO
16 19 (19.79%) TDD
16 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (19.79%) Algorithms
17 17 (17.71%) Numerate Degree
17 17 (17.71%) Open Source
17 17 (17.71%) TeamCity
17 17 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (17.71%) Aerospace
17 17 (17.71%) PhD

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 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.13%) Kentico
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.04%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.04%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.67%) GitHub
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) DNS
1 3 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) HTTP
2 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.04%) MS Access
6 1 (1.04%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (17.71%) TeamCity
2 16 (16.67%) NCrunch
2 16 (16.67%) NUnit
2 16 (16.67%) ReSharper
3 11 (11.46%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.08%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.04%) AppVeyor
7 1 (1.04%) JIRA
7 1 (1.04%) LabVIEW
7 1 (1.04%) Selenium
7 1 (1.04%) Subversion
7 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (1.04%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (26.04%) Finance
2 17 (17.71%) Aerospace
3 13 (13.54%) Marketing
4 11 (11.46%) Telecoms
5 10 (10.42%) Electronics
5 10 (10.42%) Manufacturing
6 6 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.04%) Law
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (58.33%) Developer
2 33 (34.38%) C# Developer
3 30 (31.25%) Software Engineer
4 16 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 14 (14.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (11.46%) Developer in Test
8 10 (10.42%) Software Developer
9 9 (9.38%) C++ Developer
9 9 (9.38%) C++/C# Developer
9 9 (9.38%) C++/Java Developer
9 9 (9.38%) Java Developer
9 9 (9.38%) Senior Developer
10 8 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (7.29%) Junior
11 7 (7.29%) Junior Developer
11 7 (7.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (7.29%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (56.25%) .NET
2 40 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 23 (23.96%) jQuery
4 20 (20.83%) CSS
4 20 (20.83%) HTML
5 19 (19.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (15.63%) HTML5
7 14 (14.58%) WPF
7 14 (14.58%) XML
8 12 (12.50%) WinForms
9 11 (11.46%) .NET Framework
9 11 (11.46%) OpenGL
9 11 (11.46%) WCF
10 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (8.33%) Web Services
12 7 (7.29%) CSS3
13 6 (6.25%) J2EE
13 6 (6.25%) LINQ
13 6 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
14 5 (5.21%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (38.54%) Computer Science
2 19 (19.79%) Algorithms
3 11 (11.46%) Life Science
4 9 (9.38%) User Experience
5 5 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.21%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.08%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.04%) iPad
7 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.33%) Windows
2 7 (7.29%) Android
3 5 (5.21%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.83%) Software Engineering
2 38 (39.58%) Mathematics
3 34 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (33.33%) MVC
4 32 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 19 (19.79%) OO
5 19 (19.79%) TDD
6 17 (17.71%) CAD
6 17 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (17.71%) Open Source
7 15 (15.63%) Workflow
8 13 (13.54%) Financial Modelling
8 13 (13.54%) Programme Management
8 13 (13.54%) User Stories
8 13 (13.54%) Web Development
9 12 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (12.50%) Exploratory Testing
9 12 (12.50%) Performance Testing
9 12 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 12 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (87.50%) C#
2 39 (40.63%) SQL
3 32 (33.33%) C++
3 32 (33.33%) Java
4 31 (32.29%) JavaScript
5 14 (14.58%) C
6 11 (11.46%) Python
7 9 (9.38%) Ruby
8 5 (5.21%) PHP
8 5 (5.21%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.13%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.08%) Apple Swift
10 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.04%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.04%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (39.58%) Degree
2 17 (17.71%) Numerate Degree
2 17 (17.71%) PhD
3 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.04%) ISEB
3 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (11.46%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (48.96%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.67%) RedGate
3 9 (9.38%) SAP
4 5 (5.21%) Facebook
4 5 (5.21%) Twitter
5 4 (4.17%) JD Edwards
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (1.04%) NEC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Networkers
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 28 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Ely
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago