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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 43 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 31 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.82% 2.71% 3.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.48% 20.24% 40.35%
Number of salaries quoted 29 17 23
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £46,000 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
132 84 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 16.26% 13.40% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 117 80 52
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 June 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Coventry

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 62 (84.93%) .NET
2 59 (80.82%) Windows
3 51 (69.86%) Microsoft
4 50 (68.49%) User Experience
5 47 (64.38%) Oracle
5 47 (64.38%) Java
6 44 (60.27%) JBoss
6 44 (60.27%) Cisco
6 44 (60.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 24 (32.88%) C#
8 21 (28.77%) SQL
9 18 (24.66%) Degree
10 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
11 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
12 13 (17.81%) C++
12 13 (17.81%) JavaScript
12 13 (17.81%) Scrum
13 12 (16.44%) HTML
13 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET
13 12 (16.44%) Linux
14 11 (15.07%) Python
14 11 (15.07%) PhD
14 11 (15.07%) Electronics
14 11 (15.07%) Mathematics
14 11 (15.07%) Physics
14 11 (15.07%) Computer Science
15 10 (13.70%) CSS
16 9 (12.33%) Image Processing
16 9 (12.33%) Pattern Recognition

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 44 (60.27%) JBoss
2 8 (10.96%) IIS
3 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.37%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (60.27%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (8.22%) SSL
3 1 (1.37%) LAN
3 1 (1.37%) WAN
3 1 (1.37%) HTTP
3 1 (1.37%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQLite
4 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (15.07%) Electronics
2 6 (8.22%) Back Office
3 2 (2.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (41.10%) Technical Designer
1 30 (41.10%) Designer
2 20 (27.40%) Junior
3 19 (26.03%) Architect
4 13 (17.81%) Software Engineer
4 13 (17.81%) Developer
4 13 (17.81%) Junior Architect
5 11 (15.07%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (13.70%) Senior Designer
7 7 (9.59%) Junior Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.48%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.48%) Junior Technical Architect
9 4 (5.48%) Junior Designer
10 3 (4.11%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Support Specialist
11 2 (2.74%) Applications Support
11 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Specialist
11 2 (2.74%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (84.93%) .NET
2 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET
2 12 (16.44%) HTML
3 10 (13.70%) CSS
4 9 (12.33%) jQuery
5 8 (10.96%) XML
5 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (9.59%) XHTML
6 7 (9.59%) Middleware
7 6 (8.22%) Web Services
8 3 (4.11%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.11%) HTML5
9 2 (2.74%) WPF
10 1 (1.37%) JSON
10 1 (1.37%) WCF
10 1 (1.37%) Ext JS
10 1 (1.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.37%) ADO
10 1 (1.37%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 50 (68.49%) User Experience
2 11 (15.07%) Mathematics
2 11 (15.07%) Physics
2 11 (15.07%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.96%) Artificial Intelligence
4 6 (8.22%) W3C
5 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.37%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 59 (80.82%) Windows
2 12 (16.44%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.37%) Android
3 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
2 13 (17.81%) Scrum
3 9 (12.33%) MVC
3 9 (12.33%) Image Processing
3 9 (12.33%) Pattern Recognition
4 7 (9.59%) Web Development
5 6 (8.22%) Pay per click
5 6 (8.22%) SEO
5 6 (8.22%) Change Control
5 6 (8.22%) Analytics
6 3 (4.11%) ITIL
6 3 (4.11%) CRM
7 2 (2.74%) OO
7 2 (2.74%) Project Management
7 2 (2.74%) Web Application Development
7 2 (2.74%) Time Management
7 2 (2.74%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.74%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.37%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 47 (64.38%) Java
2 24 (32.88%) C#
3 21 (28.77%) SQL
4 13 (17.81%) C++
4 13 (17.81%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.07%) Python
6 8 (10.96%) T-SQL
6 8 (10.96%) VB
7 5 (6.85%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.37%) VC++
8 1 (1.37%) PHP
8 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) Degree
2 11 (15.07%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 51 (69.86%) Microsoft
2 47 (64.38%) Oracle
3 44 (60.27%) Cisco
4 6 (8.22%) Google
5 1 (1.37%) Twitter
5 1 (1.37%) Apple
5 1 (1.37%) VMware
Coventry
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