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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 60 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 14 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.75% 3.06% 1.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.37% 21.43% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 6
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,150 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
135 84 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 16.83% 14.29% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 116 68 33
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,080 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 3 September 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Coventry

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 41 (83.67%) Windows
2 35 (71.43%) .NET
3 28 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 26 (53.06%) User Experience
5 24 (48.98%) C#
6 23 (46.94%) SQL
7 22 (44.90%) Java
7 22 (44.90%) Oracle
7 22 (44.90%) JBoss
7 22 (44.90%) Cisco
7 22 (44.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 20 (40.82%) Degree
9 15 (30.61%) Scrum
9 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
10 14 (28.57%) Electronics
10 14 (28.57%) Mathematics
10 14 (28.57%) Physics
10 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
10 14 (28.57%) Linux
10 14 (28.57%) Python
10 14 (28.57%) PhD
10 14 (28.57%) C++
11 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
11 12 (24.49%) Image Processing
11 12 (24.49%) Pattern Recognition
12 11 (22.45%) Artificial Intelligence
13 9 (18.37%) HTML
13 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
14 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 22 (44.90%) JBoss
2 7 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.90%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (8.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (28.57%) Electronics
2 4 (8.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Architect
2 15 (30.61%) Junior
2 15 (30.61%) Software Engineer
3 14 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (22.45%) Developer
5 10 (20.41%) Junior Architect
6 8 (16.33%) Designer
6 8 (16.33%) Technical Designer
7 7 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (10.20%) Junior Developer
9 4 (8.16%) .NET Developer
9 4 (8.16%) C# Developer
10 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
10 3 (6.12%) Junior Technical Architect
10 3 (6.12%) Junior Designer
10 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (4.08%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Specialist
11 2 (4.08%) Applications Specialist
11 2 (4.08%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (71.43%) .NET
2 9 (18.37%) HTML
3 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (12.24%) CSS
5 5 (10.20%) XML
5 5 (10.20%) XHTML
5 5 (10.20%) jQuery
5 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (8.16%) Web Services
7 3 (6.12%) HTML5
8 2 (4.08%) WPF
8 2 (4.08%) WinForms
8 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.04%) WCF
9 1 (2.04%) ADO
9 1 (2.04%) Ext JS
9 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (53.06%) User Experience
2 14 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 14 (28.57%) Physics
2 14 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 11 (22.45%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (8.16%) W3C
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 41 (83.67%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Scrum
1 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (30.61%) Software Engineering
2 12 (24.49%) Image Processing
2 12 (24.49%) Pattern Recognition
3 6 (12.24%) MVC
4 4 (8.16%) SEO
4 4 (8.16%) Change Control
4 4 (8.16%) Pay per click
4 4 (8.16%) Web Development
4 4 (8.16%) Analytics
5 3 (6.12%) Web Application Development
6 2 (4.08%) ITIL
6 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.08%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.08%) Mobile Development
6 2 (4.08%) Mobile First
6 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.04%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) C#
2 23 (46.94%) SQL
3 22 (44.90%) Java
4 14 (28.57%) C++
4 14 (28.57%) Python
5 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
6 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 6 (12.24%) VB
8 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (40.82%) Degree
2 14 (28.57%) PhD
Vendors
1 28 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.90%) Oracle
2 22 (44.90%) Cisco
3 4 (8.16%) Google
4 2 (4.08%) Xamarin
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