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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 53 54 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 16 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.50% 0.95% 3.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.98% 10.42% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 19
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
89 48 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 13.91% 9.07% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 88 35 74
Average salary £47,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Coventry

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (86.67%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
3 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 18 (60.00%) C#
4 18 (60.00%) CSS
5 17 (56.67%) XML
6 15 (50.00%) Ajax
7 14 (46.67%) HTML
8 11 (36.67%) .NET Framework
9 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 9 (30.00%) Oracle
10 9 (30.00%) Windows
10 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (26.67%) jQuery
11 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
12 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (23.33%) Java
12 7 (23.33%) C++
13 6 (20.00%) PHP
13 6 (20.00%) MySQL
13 6 (20.00%) OO
13 6 (20.00%) VC++
13 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
13 6 (20.00%) Project Management
13 6 (20.00%) HTTP
13 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 6 (20.00%) JSON

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (13.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.33%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) SaaS
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) HTTP
1 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) LAN
2 4 (13.33%) WAN
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (20.00%) MySQL
5 6 (20.00%) SQLite
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) MSI
1 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (13.33%) Advertising
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Programmer
2 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Designer
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Designer
3 5 (16.67%) Software Programmer
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
3 5 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Designer
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (86.67%) .NET
2 18 (60.00%) CSS
3 17 (56.67%) XML
4 15 (50.00%) Ajax
5 14 (46.67%) HTML
6 11 (36.67%) .NET Framework
7 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 8 (26.67%) jQuery
9 6 (20.00%) JSON
9 6 (20.00%) POCO
9 6 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 5 (16.67%) WCF
10 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (10.00%) CSS3
11 3 (10.00%) Web Services
12 2 (6.67%) Middleware
12 2 (6.67%) HTML5
13 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
2 2 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) OO
1 6 (20.00%) Project Management
1 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (16.67%) Web Development
2 5 (16.67%) Migration
2 5 (16.67%) OO PHP
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.00%) MVC
4 2 (6.67%) OOP
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (6.67%) Android Development
5 1 (3.33%) iOS Development
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.33%) Test Management
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 18 (60.00%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) C++
4 6 (20.00%) PHP
4 6 (20.00%) VC++
5 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 4 (13.33%) SQL
7 3 (10.00%) PHP5
7 3 (10.00%) XAML
7 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.33%) Korn
9 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
3 5 (16.67%) Twitter
4 4 (13.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Apple
5 1 (3.33%) Sage
5 1 (3.33%) Perforce
Coventry
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + D.O.E
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 18 days ago