Period
to 4 August 2020

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 4 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 52 106
Rank change year-on-year -20 +54 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 15 104 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.67% 4.56% 2.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.54% 21.01% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 68 86
Median annual salary £70,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.56% - +12.50%
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +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 199 495 775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 22.11% 21.71% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 139 312 499
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -6.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,022 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £67,500 £65,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Cambridgeshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Visual Studio in Cambridgeshire.

Salary trend 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 4 August 2020. 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 -5 14 £70,000 +40.00% 5
Visual Studio
East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2020, 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 15 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) C++
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Degree
2 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
3 8 (53.33%) Lua
3 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
3 8 (53.33%) GCC
3 8 (53.33%) CMake
3 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
3 8 (53.33%) Clang
3 8 (53.33%) CruiseControl
3 8 (53.33%) Subversion
3 8 (53.33%) Validation
3 8 (53.33%) Games
3 8 (53.33%) Xcode
3 8 (53.33%) Python
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Mac OS X
3 8 (53.33%) Buildbot
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) OpenGL
4 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Animation
4 5 (33.33%) Photography
4 5 (33.33%) JIRA
4 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 5 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development

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:

Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Buildbot
1 8 (53.33%) Clang
1 8 (53.33%) CMake
1 8 (53.33%) CruiseControl
1 8 (53.33%) GCC
1 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
1 8 (53.33%) Subversion
1 8 (53.33%) Xcode
2 5 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (53.33%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Build Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) OpenGL
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Animation
1 5 (33.33%) Photography
2 2 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Mac OS X
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (53.33%) Validation
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Cross-Platform Development
3 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 5 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) C++
3 8 (53.33%) Lua
3 8 (53.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft