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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 90 46 75
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +29
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 57 103 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.45% 5.02% 2.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.72% 29.34% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 52 85 43
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,575 £29,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,720 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
341 351 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.67% 17.12% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 288 304 213
Median salary £39,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.47% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 26 July 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 91 (73.98%) .NET
2 90 (73.17%) C#
3 87 (70.73%) SQL
3 87 (70.73%) SQL Server
4 79 (64.23%) ASP.NET
5 62 (50.41%) JavaScript
6 54 (43.90%) MVC
7 48 (39.02%) VB.NET
8 46 (37.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 45 (36.59%) jQuery
10 44 (35.77%) Microsoft
11 41 (33.33%) Oracle
12 40 (32.52%) XML
12 40 (32.52%) WCF
13 37 (30.08%) Web Services
13 37 (30.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 33 (26.83%) HTML
15 31 (25.20%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
17 29 (23.58%) T-SQL
18 28 (22.76%) CSS
18 28 (22.76%) MS Excel
18 28 (22.76%) .NET Framework
19 26 (21.14%) SharePoint
20 25 (20.33%) WPF
21 23 (18.70%) Relational Database
22 22 (17.89%) Web Development
22 22 (17.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 21 (17.07%) SOAP
24 20 (16.26%) Scrum

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 (21.14%) SharePoint
2 16 (13.01%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (7.32%) IIS
4 2 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 28 (22.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.88%) MS Office
3 2 (1.63%) MS Project
3 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.81%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.32%) SSL
2 3 (2.44%) HTTP
3 1 (0.81%) LAN
3 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (70.73%) SQL Server
2 37 (30.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (18.70%) Relational Database
4 22 (17.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (13.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (11.38%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (8.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (3.25%) MySQL
9 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (2.44%) ProClarity
11 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 46 (37.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (15.45%) Subversion
3 16 (13.01%) Git (software)
4 9 (7.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (3.25%) Selenium
5 4 (3.25%) Xcode
6 3 (2.44%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.63%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.81%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.81%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (9.76%) Retail
2 6 (4.88%) Finance
2 6 (4.88%) Law
3 4 (3.25%) Games
4 3 (2.44%) Advertising
4 3 (2.44%) Local Government
4 3 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (73.17%) Developer
2 44 (35.77%) .NET Developer
3 33 (26.83%) C# Developer
4 31 (25.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (20.33%) SQL Developer
6 23 (18.70%) Software Developer
7 21 (17.07%) .NET Software Developer
8 20 (16.26%) C# Software Developer
9 17 (13.82%) SSRS Developer
10 16 (13.01%) SSIS Developer
11 15 (12.20%) Analyst
12 14 (11.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 14 (11.38%) Microsoft BI Developer
12 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Developer
13 12 (9.76%) .NET Applications Developer
13 12 (9.76%) Applications Developer
13 12 (9.76%) C# Application Developer
13 12 (9.76%) Senior Developer
14 11 (8.94%) SQL Analyst
15 10 (8.13%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (73.98%) .NET
2 79 (64.23%) ASP.NET
3 45 (36.59%) jQuery
4 40 (32.52%) WCF
4 40 (32.52%) XML
5 37 (30.08%) Web Services
6 33 (26.83%) HTML
7 28 (22.76%) .NET Framework
7 28 (22.76%) CSS
8 25 (20.33%) WPF
9 21 (17.07%) SOAP
10 20 (16.26%) REST
11 17 (13.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (13.01%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (13.01%) XSLT
13 15 (12.20%) LINQ
14 14 (11.38%) Entity Framework
14 14 (11.38%) MDX
15 8 (6.50%) JSON
16 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) iPad
1 16 (13.01%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.69%) e-Learning
3 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.63%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.63%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (13.01%) Windows
2 9 (7.32%) Windows 10
3 8 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.69%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.69%) Windows 7
4 7 (5.69%) Windows 8
4 7 (5.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.44%) Android
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (43.90%) MVC
2 31 (25.20%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (17.89%) Web Development
5 20 (16.26%) Scrum
5 20 (16.26%) SDLC
6 16 (13.01%) Data Management
6 16 (13.01%) Service Delivery
6 16 (13.01%) SOA
6 16 (13.01%) Web Application Development
7 15 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (12.20%) Mobile Application Development
7 15 (12.20%) SOLID
8 14 (11.38%) Data Modelling
8 14 (11.38%) Time Management
9 10 (8.13%) Automated Testing
9 10 (8.13%) ETL
10 9 (7.32%) Unit Testing
11 8 (6.50%) Software Architecture
12 7 (5.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (73.17%) C#
2 87 (70.73%) SQL
3 62 (50.41%) JavaScript
4 48 (39.02%) VB.NET
5 29 (23.58%) T-SQL
6 15 (12.20%) XPath
7 13 (10.57%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.88%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.25%) C++
9 4 (3.25%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.25%) PHP
10 3 (2.44%) Java
10 3 (2.44%) Ruby
11 1 (0.81%) F#
11 1 (0.81%) VB
11 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (5.69%) ISEB
1 7 (5.69%) ISTQB
2 6 (4.88%) Degree
3 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.01%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (35.77%) Microsoft
2 41 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (3.25%) Telerik
4 3 (2.44%) DevExpress
4 3 (2.44%) Tableau
5 1 (0.81%) Altova
5 1 (0.81%) HP
5 1 (0.81%) IDERA
5 1 (0.81%) RedGate
5 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
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Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days hols
Posted: 22 hours ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Robert Walters
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
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