The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 49 50 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 18 5 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.02% 0.98% 6.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.69% 10.87% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 30
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +22.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,100 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Coventry region.

Development Applications Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
83 46 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 13.90% 8.98% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 69 37 62
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,250 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Coventry

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Coventry

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 22 (70.97%) .NET
2 14 (45.16%) C#
3 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
4 10 (32.26%) HTML
4 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
5 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
5 9 (29.03%) CSS
5 9 (29.03%) XML
5 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (22.58%) Automated Testing
6 7 (22.58%) VB
6 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
6 7 (22.58%) HP
7 6 (19.35%) PhD
7 6 (19.35%) 3D Graphics
7 6 (19.35%) Games
7 6 (19.35%) Aerospace
7 6 (19.35%) Automotive
7 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
7 6 (19.35%) UML
7 6 (19.35%) OOD
7 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
7 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
7 6 (19.35%) Physics
7 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
7 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
7 6 (19.35%) Test Management
7 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (9.68%) OpenEdge
4 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.23%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) FTP
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 6 (19.35%) Games
1 6 (19.35%) Aerospace
1 6 (19.35%) Automotive
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
2 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
2 6 (19.35%) C# Software Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Agile C# Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Research Scientist
3 4 (12.90%) Automation Team Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Test Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Test Team Leader
3 4 (12.90%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Applications Support
4 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Progress Developer
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) .NET
2 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
3 10 (32.26%) HTML
4 9 (29.03%) XML
4 9 (29.03%) CSS
5 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
6 5 (16.13%) Web Services
6 5 (16.13%) jQuery
7 4 (12.90%) Ajax
8 2 (6.45%) WCF
8 2 (6.45%) CAML
9 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.23%) WPF
9 1 (3.23%) WF
9 1 (3.23%) Silverlight
9 1 (3.23%) LINQ
9 1 (3.23%) SOAP
9 1 (3.23%) XSL
9 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) 3D Graphics
1 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
1 6 (19.35%) Physics
1 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (22.58%) Automated Testing
2 6 (19.35%) Test Management
2 6 (19.35%) Test Scripting
2 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
2 6 (19.35%) UML
2 6 (19.35%) OOD
3 4 (12.90%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (9.68%) Pair Programming
5 2 (6.45%) Content Management
5 2 (6.45%) Document Management
5 2 (6.45%) Manual Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.45%) MVC
6 1 (3.23%) Data Transformation
6 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development
6 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.23%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 7 (22.58%) VB
4 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.68%) Progress 4GL
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) XAML
6 2 (6.45%) VBScript
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) PhD
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
1 7 (22.58%) HP
2 3 (9.68%) Progress
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Sage
3 1 (3.23%) webMethods
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + GOLD PARTNER
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 21 days ago