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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 83 49 73
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +24
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 57 105 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.44% 5.17% 2.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.38% 29.58% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 52 81 44
Median salary £37,557 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.10% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Visual Studio
West Midlands

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
328 355 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.04% 17.49% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 274 302 204
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,800 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 June 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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.

1 106 (76.26%) SQL Server
2 99 (71.22%) C#
3 95 (68.35%) SQL
3 95 (68.35%) .NET
4 79 (56.83%) ASP.NET
5 59 (42.45%) Microsoft
6 58 (41.73%) JavaScript
7 57 (41.01%) Team Foundation Server
8 56 (40.29%) MVC
9 50 (35.97%) Web Services
9 50 (35.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 48 (34.53%) XML
11 46 (33.09%) Oracle
11 46 (33.09%) WCF
12 45 (32.37%) jQuery
13 44 (31.65%) Business Intelligence
14 41 (29.50%) VB.NET
15 39 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
16 36 (25.90%) T-SQL
17 35 (25.18%) MS Excel
18 32 (23.02%) HTML
18 32 (23.02%) CSS
18 32 (23.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 30 (21.58%) Web Development
19 30 (21.58%) SOAP
19 30 (21.58%) Scrum
20 29 (20.86%) .NET Framework
20 29 (20.86%) Subversion
21 27 (19.42%) Relational Database
22 26 (18.71%) BizTalk Server

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 26 (18.71%) BizTalk Server
2 25 (17.99%) SharePoint
3 15 (10.79%) IIS
4 2 (1.44%) CMS
5 1 (0.72%) Kentico
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 35 (25.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.04%) MS Office
3 2 (1.44%) MS Project
3 2 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.72%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.47%) SSL
2 3 (2.16%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.44%) HTTP
4 1 (0.72%) LAN
4 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (76.26%) SQL Server
2 50 (35.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (23.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (19.42%) Relational Database
5 23 (16.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (12.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (12.23%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (6.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (3.60%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (3.60%) Data Mart
10 5 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (3.60%) MySQL
10 5 (3.60%) OLAP
10 5 (3.60%) Power BI
10 5 (3.60%) ProClarity
10 5 (3.60%) RDBMS
10 5 (3.60%) Snowflake Schema
10 5 (3.60%) Star Schema
11 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 57 (41.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (20.86%) Subversion
3 22 (15.83%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.04%) Selenium
5 6 (4.32%) SpecFlow
6 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (2.16%) Xcode
8 2 (1.44%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (8.63%) Finance
2 9 (6.47%) Local Government
2 9 (6.47%) Retail
3 5 (3.60%) Games
4 4 (2.88%) Law
5 3 (2.16%) Automotive
6 2 (1.44%) Advertising
6 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 103 (74.10%) Developer
2 41 (29.50%) .NET Developer
3 35 (25.18%) C# Developer
4 33 (23.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (18.71%) SQL Developer
6 23 (16.55%) Software Developer
7 22 (15.83%) Analyst
7 22 (15.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 22 (15.83%) SSRS Developer
8 21 (15.11%) .NET Software Developer
8 21 (15.11%) C# Software Developer
8 21 (15.11%) SSIS Developer
9 14 (10.07%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (10.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (10.07%) Microsoft BI Developer
9 14 (10.07%) Microsoft Developer
9 14 (10.07%) SQL Analyst
10 13 (9.35%) Senior Developer
11 10 (7.19%) Applications Developer
11 10 (7.19%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (68.35%) .NET
2 79 (56.83%) ASP.NET
3 50 (35.97%) Web Services
4 48 (34.53%) XML
5 46 (33.09%) WCF
6 45 (32.37%) jQuery
7 32 (23.02%) CSS
7 32 (23.02%) HTML
8 30 (21.58%) SOAP
9 29 (20.86%) .NET Framework
10 24 (17.27%) REST
11 23 (16.55%) WPF
12 22 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (15.83%) MDX
13 20 (14.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (14.39%) XSLT
14 16 (11.51%) LINQ
15 15 (10.79%) Entity Framework
16 11 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 10 (7.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.83%) Mobile App
2 14 (10.07%) iPad
3 9 (6.47%) e-Learning
4 5 (3.60%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.44%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.44%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.72%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.51%) Windows
2 10 (7.19%) Windows 10
3 9 (6.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (5.76%) Windows 7
4 8 (5.76%) Windows 8
4 8 (5.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.32%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.16%) Android
7 2 (1.44%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (40.29%) MVC
2 44 (31.65%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (21.58%) Scrum
4 30 (21.58%) Web Development
5 22 (15.83%) Data Modelling
6 21 (15.11%) Data Management
6 21 (15.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 21 (15.11%) Service Delivery
7 20 (14.39%) SOA
8 19 (13.67%) SOLID
9 17 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (12.23%) ETL
9 17 (12.23%) Time Management
10 16 (11.51%) SDLC
10 16 (11.51%) Web Application Development
11 13 (9.35%) Unit Testing
12 10 (7.19%) Automated Testing
12 10 (7.19%) Business Activity Monitoring
13 9 (6.47%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 99 (71.22%) C#
2 95 (68.35%) SQL
3 58 (41.73%) JavaScript
4 41 (29.50%) VB.NET
5 36 (25.90%) T-SQL
6 20 (14.39%) XPath
7 10 (7.19%) PL/SQL
7 10 (7.19%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.32%) VB
9 4 (2.88%) C++
10 3 (2.16%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.16%) PHP
11 2 (1.44%) Java
11 2 (1.44%) Ruby
12 1 (0.72%) F#
12 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (5.76%) ISEB
1 8 (5.76%) ISTQB
2 6 (4.32%) Degree
3 3 (2.16%) MCAD
3 3 (2.16%) MCP
3 3 (2.16%) MCSD
3 3 (2.16%) MCTS
3 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.39%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.60%) OpenView
2 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (42.45%) Microsoft
2 46 (33.09%) Oracle
3 5 (3.60%) Tableau
4 4 (2.88%) Telerik
5 3 (2.16%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.72%) Adobe
6 1 (0.72%) Altova
6 1 (0.72%) HP
6 1 (0.72%) IDERA
6 1 (0.72%) RedGate
6 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
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