Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 112 73
Rank change year-on-year -16 -39 +20
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 91 82 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.13% 2.34% 3.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.06% 11.61% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 85 53 118
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,800 £31,175
90th Percentile £56,700 £55,000 £57,875
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 823 706 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.26% 20.15% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 507 608 607
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +10.59% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -17 67 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Peterborough -8 19 £30,000 +20.00% 5
Huntingdon - 3 £38,000 -
Ely +1 2 £45,000 +28.57% 3
St Neots - 2 £50,000 - 2
Visual Studio
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (95.60%) C#
2 76 (83.52%) .NET
3 62 (68.13%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (59.34%) SQL
5 53 (58.24%) SQL Server
6 50 (54.95%) Software Engineering
7 48 (52.75%) JavaScript
8 37 (40.66%) Degree
9 36 (39.56%) MVC
10 33 (36.26%) ASP.NET
11 32 (35.16%) HTML
12 31 (34.07%) CSS
13 30 (32.97%) Windows
13 30 (32.97%) GitHub
14 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
15 26 (28.57%) WPF
15 26 (28.57%) Refactoring
16 25 (27.47%) Computer Science
16 25 (27.47%) ReSharper
16 25 (27.47%) Scrum
17 24 (26.37%) WCF
17 24 (26.37%) Mathematics
18 23 (25.27%) C++
19 22 (24.18%) AngularJS
20 21 (23.08%) Git (software)
20 21 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
21 20 (21.98%) ASP.NET MVC
21 20 (21.98%) TeamCity
21 20 (21.98%) SDLC
21 20 (21.98%) Continuous Delivery

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 3 (3.30%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.20%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 30 (32.97%) GitHub
2 21 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (9.89%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.20%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Internet
1 1 (1.10%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (58.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.10%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (27.47%) ReSharper
2 21 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 20 (21.98%) JIRA
3 20 (21.98%) NUnit
3 20 (21.98%) TeamCity
4 10 (10.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.49%) NCrunch
6 2 (2.20%) Subversion
6 2 (2.20%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.10%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.10%) Xcode
General
1 14 (15.38%) Finance
2 13 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 13 (14.29%) Automotive
3 4 (4.40%) Games
3 4 (4.40%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) Electronics
4 2 (2.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (83.52%) Developer
2 47 (51.65%) C# Developer
3 42 (46.15%) Software Developer
4 36 (39.56%) .NET Developer
5 31 (34.07%) Software Engineer
6 30 (32.97%) C# Software Developer
7 25 (27.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 24 (26.37%) C# Software Engineer
9 23 (25.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 15 (16.48%) .NET Software Developer
11 13 (14.29%) Senior Developer
12 12 (13.19%) ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (13.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (13.19%) Web Developer
13 10 (10.99%) Lead Developer
13 10 (10.99%) Senior Software Developer
14 8 (8.79%) .NET Web Developer
14 8 (8.79%) C# Web Developer
14 8 (8.79%) HTML Developer
14 8 (8.79%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (83.52%) .NET
2 33 (36.26%) ASP.NET
3 32 (35.16%) HTML
4 31 (34.07%) CSS
5 26 (28.57%) WPF
6 24 (26.37%) WCF
7 22 (24.18%) AngularJS
8 20 (21.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (20.88%) .NET Framework
9 19 (20.88%) jQuery
10 14 (15.38%) WinForms
11 13 (14.29%) Angular 2
12 12 (13.19%) RESTful
13 10 (10.99%) Velocity
14 9 (9.89%) HTML5
15 7 (7.69%) OpenGL
16 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web API
16 6 (6.59%) DirectX
16 6 (6.59%) Unity (Game Engine)
17 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.47%) Computer Science
2 16 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (16.48%) Algorithms
4 11 (12.09%) User Experience
5 6 (6.59%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.97%) Windows
2 8 (8.79%) Android
2 8 (8.79%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (68.13%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (54.95%) Software Engineering
3 36 (39.56%) MVC
4 26 (28.57%) Refactoring
5 25 (27.47%) Scrum
6 24 (26.37%) Mathematics
7 20 (21.98%) Continuous Delivery
7 20 (21.98%) SDLC
8 19 (20.88%) OO
9 18 (19.78%) Unit Testing
10 17 (18.68%) Mentoring
10 17 (18.68%) Test Automation
11 16 (17.58%) Acceptance Criteria
11 16 (17.58%) Kanban
12 14 (15.38%) Financial Modelling
12 14 (15.38%) Statistics
13 13 (14.29%) Analytics
13 13 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (14.29%) Risk Analytics
13 13 (14.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (95.60%) C#
2 54 (59.34%) SQL
3 48 (52.75%) JavaScript
4 23 (25.27%) C++
5 18 (19.78%) T-SQL
6 13 (14.29%) Java
6 13 (14.29%) Python
7 9 (9.89%) VB
8 8 (8.79%) VB.NET
9 6 (6.59%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (40.66%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) ISEB
2 2 (2.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.20%) KVM
1 2 (2.20%) VirtualBox
1 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.79%) Facebook
2 8 (8.79%) Twitter
3 2 (2.20%) Intel
3 2 (2.20%) VMware
4 1 (1.10%) Xamarin