The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 65 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 57 75 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.18% 3.50% 4.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.05% 22.46% 34.51%
Number of salaries quoted 50 74 74
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,250 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
237 334 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.22% 15.59% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 201 305 203
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Birmingham region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Birmingham

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 105 (89.74%) .NET
2 97 (82.91%) C#
3 91 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 82 (70.09%) ASP.NET
4 82 (70.09%) JavaScript
5 62 (52.99%) SQL
6 59 (50.43%) HTML
7 55 (47.01%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (43.59%) CSS
9 49 (41.88%) MVC
10 40 (34.19%) jQuery
11 38 (32.48%) SDLC
12 36 (30.77%) XML
13 35 (29.91%) Scrum
14 34 (29.06%) Microsoft
15 33 (28.21%) VB.NET
16 29 (24.79%) Team Foundation Server
17 26 (22.22%) .NET Framework
17 26 (22.22%) OO
18 25 (21.37%) TDD
18 25 (21.37%) WCF
19 23 (19.66%) Mentoring
19 23 (19.66%) Web Services
20 22 (18.80%) Microsoft Azure
20 22 (18.80%) ASP.NET MVC
21 21 (17.95%) Entity Framework
21 21 (17.95%) QA
22 20 (17.09%) SharePoint
23 18 (15.38%) CRM
23 18 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 20 (17.09%) SharePoint
2 15 (12.82%) IIS
3 5 (4.27%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.85%) CMS
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (8.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.40%) SSL
2 4 (3.42%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (9.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (5.98%) MySQL
6 7 (5.98%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.85%) EDMS
8 1 (0.85%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 29 (24.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (9.40%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.84%) MSBuild
4 7 (5.98%) Subversion
5 6 (5.13%) Selenium
6 5 (4.27%) git-flow
6 5 (4.27%) JMeter
6 5 (4.27%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.42%) TortoiseSVN
8 3 (2.56%) NUnit
8 3 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.71%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.71%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.85%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.85%) Moq
10 1 (0.85%) NCrunch
10 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (7.69%) Automotive
2 7 (5.98%) Law
3 5 (4.27%) Retail
4 4 (3.42%) Legal
5 2 (1.71%) Finance
5 2 (1.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (71.79%) Developer
2 64 (54.70%) .NET Developer
3 40 (34.19%) C# Developer
3 40 (34.19%) Senior Developer
4 38 (32.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (26.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 18 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (13.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (13.68%) SQL Developer
8 14 (11.97%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 14 (11.97%) Senior C# Developer
9 13 (11.11%) Software Developer
9 13 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
10 10 (8.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (7.69%) Junior
11 9 (7.69%) Junior Developer
12 8 (6.84%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (6.84%) Web Developer
13 7 (5.98%) .NET Software Developer
13 7 (5.98%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (89.74%) .NET
2 82 (70.09%) ASP.NET
3 59 (50.43%) HTML
4 51 (43.59%) CSS
5 40 (34.19%) jQuery
6 36 (30.77%) XML
7 26 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 25 (21.37%) WCF
9 23 (19.66%) Web Services
10 22 (18.80%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (17.95%) Entity Framework
12 17 (14.53%) JSON
13 15 (12.82%) SOAP
14 13 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (11.11%) LINQ
15 12 (10.26%) Ajax
16 11 (9.40%) REST
17 7 (5.98%) KnockoutJS
18 6 (5.13%) WPF
19 5 (4.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) iPad
2 9 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (3.42%) iSeries
4 3 (2.56%) User Experience
5 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.55%) Windows
2 7 (5.98%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.71%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (47.01%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (41.88%) MVC
3 38 (32.48%) SDLC
4 35 (29.91%) Scrum
5 26 (22.22%) OO
6 25 (21.37%) TDD
7 23 (19.66%) Mentoring
8 18 (15.38%) CRM
9 17 (14.53%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (11.97%) Software Architecture
11 12 (10.26%) E-Commerce
11 12 (10.26%) Web Application Development
12 11 (9.40%) Web Development
13 10 (8.55%) Automated Testing
13 10 (8.55%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (8.55%) SOLID
13 10 (8.55%) Technical Analysis
14 9 (7.69%) BDD
14 9 (7.69%) Data Protection
15 8 (6.84%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 97 (82.91%) C#
2 82 (70.09%) JavaScript
3 62 (52.99%) SQL
4 33 (28.21%) VB.NET
5 17 (14.53%) T-SQL
6 9 (7.69%) Java
7 6 (5.13%) Objective-C
8 5 (4.27%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.42%) C++
9 4 (3.42%) Delphi
9 4 (3.42%) RPG
9 4 (3.42%) VB
10 2 (1.71%) Ruby
11 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) Degree
2 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (29.06%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.82%) NEC
3 10 (8.55%) Oracle
4 9 (7.69%) IBM
5 1 (0.85%) Apple
5 1 (0.85%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Modis International
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
E (Gas and Electricity)
Posted: 11 days ago