Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 113 83
Rank change year-on-year +18 -30 +54
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 104 93 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.71% 2.48% 3.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.76% 11.44% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 90 80 91
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% +6.25%

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 756 813 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.69% 21.72% 17.30%
Number of salaries quoted 494 700 524
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,125 £61,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% +5.88%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +24 69 £47,500 +18.75% 15
Peterborough -20 27 £35,000 +16.67% 5
Ely 0 2 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Huntingdon - 1 £40,000 - 1
St Neots - 1 £50,000 - 1
Visual Studio
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 97 (93.27%) C#
2 87 (83.65%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (72.12%) .NET
4 70 (67.31%) SQL Server
5 60 (57.69%) Software Engineering
6 58 (55.77%) JavaScript
7 52 (50.00%) SQL
8 44 (42.31%) HTML
8 44 (42.31%) GitHub
9 42 (40.38%) CSS
10 41 (39.42%) ReSharper
11 40 (38.46%) MVC
12 37 (35.58%) Windows
13 35 (33.65%) ASP.NET
13 35 (33.65%) Refactoring
13 35 (33.65%) AngularJS
14 33 (31.73%) TeamCity
14 33 (31.73%) Test Automation
15 30 (28.85%) JIRA
16 29 (27.88%) Microsoft
16 29 (27.88%) Scrum
17 28 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
18 27 (25.96%) C++
19 26 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
19 26 (25.00%) Mentoring
20 25 (24.04%) Java
20 25 (24.04%) OO
21 24 (23.08%) T-SQL
21 24 (23.08%) Kanban
22 23 (22.12%) Unit Testing

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 2 (1.92%) Kentico
2 1 (0.96%) CMS
2 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.96%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 44 (42.31%) GitHub
2 17 (16.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.92%) NuGet
5 1 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (67.31%) SQL Server
2 17 (16.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (14.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.96%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 41 (39.42%) ReSharper
2 33 (31.73%) TeamCity
3 30 (28.85%) JIRA
4 23 (22.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (16.35%) NUnit
6 15 (14.42%) Git (software)
7 12 (11.54%) NCrunch
8 6 (5.77%) Selenium
9 2 (1.92%) Subversion
9 2 (1.92%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.96%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.96%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.96%) JMeter
10 1 (0.96%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.96%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (17.31%) Aerospace
1 18 (17.31%) Automotive
2 15 (14.42%) Finance
3 14 (13.46%) Games
4 6 (5.77%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Electronics
5 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (70.19%) Developer
2 52 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 42 (40.38%) C# Developer
4 40 (38.46%) Software Engineer
5 35 (33.65%) C# Software Developer
6 30 (28.85%) C# Software Engineer
7 27 (25.96%) .NET Developer
7 27 (25.96%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 25 (24.04%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (18.27%) .NET Software Developer
10 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (10.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (10.58%) C++ Developer
11 10 (9.62%) C++ Software Developer
11 10 (9.62%) C++ Software Engineer
12 8 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
12 8 (7.69%) Lead Software Developer
12 8 (7.69%) Lead Software Engineer
12 8 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
12 8 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (72.12%) .NET
2 44 (42.31%) HTML
3 42 (40.38%) CSS
4 35 (33.65%) AngularJS
4 35 (33.65%) ASP.NET
5 28 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (18.27%) .NET Framework
6 19 (18.27%) Angular 2
7 17 (16.35%) WCF
8 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (13.46%) WPF
9 13 (12.50%) Velocity
9 13 (12.50%) WinForms
10 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 10 (9.62%) jQuery
11 8 (7.69%) EDI
12 7 (6.73%) Web Services
13 4 (3.85%) RESTful
14 2 (1.92%) REST
14 2 (1.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.19%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (15.38%) Algorithms
3 11 (10.58%) User Experience
4 8 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.85%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.96%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 37 (35.58%) Windows
2 11 (10.58%) Linux
3 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (83.65%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (57.69%) Software Engineering
3 40 (38.46%) MVC
4 35 (33.65%) Refactoring
5 33 (31.73%) Test Automation
6 29 (27.88%) Scrum
7 26 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 26 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 25 (24.04%) OO
9 24 (23.08%) Kanban
10 23 (22.12%) TDD
10 23 (22.12%) Unit Testing
11 18 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (16.35%) Coaching
12 17 (16.35%) Mathematics
13 16 (15.38%) BDD
14 14 (13.46%) SDLC
15 13 (12.50%) Analytics
15 13 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
15 13 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 97 (93.27%) C#
2 58 (55.77%) JavaScript
3 52 (50.00%) SQL
4 27 (25.96%) C++
5 25 (24.04%) Java
6 24 (23.08%) T-SQL
7 21 (20.19%) TypeScript
8 19 (18.27%) Python
9 11 (10.58%) VB
10 6 (5.77%) Ruby
11 5 (4.81%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.96%) C
12 1 (0.96%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.96%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (10.58%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (2.88%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.92%) KVM
3 2 (1.92%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (27.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.92%) VMware
3 1 (0.96%) Intel
3 1 (0.96%) JD Edwards