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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 41 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.41% 1.38% 3.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.60% 14.81% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 41 8 23
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -7.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £34,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,750 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
134 54 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 17.68% 9.31% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 118 51 67
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +4.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,272 £47,050 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 22 May 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Coventry

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 59 (85.51%) .NET
2 52 (75.36%) Windows
3 51 (73.91%) Microsoft
4 48 (69.57%) User Experience
5 45 (65.22%) Oracle
5 45 (65.22%) Java
6 42 (60.87%) JBoss
6 42 (60.87%) Cisco
6 42 (60.87%) Cisco Nexus
7 22 (31.88%) C#
8 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
9 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
10 15 (21.74%) SQL
11 14 (20.29%) C++
11 14 (20.29%) Software Engineering
11 14 (20.29%) Degree
12 13 (18.84%) jQuery
12 13 (18.84%) CSS
13 12 (17.39%) XML
14 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (15.94%) HTML
15 10 (14.49%) Scrum
16 9 (13.04%) Linux
16 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET
17 8 (11.59%) Python
17 8 (11.59%) PhD
17 8 (11.59%) VB
17 8 (11.59%) IIS
17 8 (11.59%) MVC
17 8 (11.59%) Electronics

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 42 (60.87%) JBoss
2 8 (11.59%) IIS
3 1 (1.45%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Google Analytics
2 5 (7.25%) SaaS
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (60.87%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (8.70%) SSL
3 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.25%) HTTP
4 3 (4.35%) LAN
4 3 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (1.45%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.25%) SQLite
3 5 (7.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (11.59%) Electronics
2 6 (8.70%) Back Office
3 2 (2.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Designer
1 30 (43.48%) Technical Designer
2 18 (26.09%) Junior
3 17 (24.64%) Architect
4 16 (23.19%) Developer
5 14 (20.29%) Software Engineer
6 12 (17.39%) Junior Architect
7 10 (14.49%) Senior Designer
8 8 (11.59%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Junior Developer
10 5 (7.25%) Senior Programmer
10 5 (7.25%) Software Programmer
10 5 (7.25%) Programmer
10 5 (7.25%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (5.80%) Software Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Technical Architect
11 4 (5.80%) Junior Designer
11 4 (5.80%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (85.51%) .NET
2 13 (18.84%) jQuery
2 13 (18.84%) CSS
3 12 (17.39%) XML
4 11 (15.94%) HTML
5 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET
6 7 (10.14%) Middleware
6 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (8.70%) Web Services
7 6 (8.70%) XHTML
8 5 (7.25%) Ajax
8 5 (7.25%) JSON
8 5 (7.25%) POCO
8 5 (7.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (7.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (4.35%) HTML5
9 3 (4.35%) CSS3
9 3 (4.35%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.90%) WPF
11 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 48 (69.57%) User Experience
2 8 (11.59%) Mathematics
2 8 (11.59%) Physics
2 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.70%) W3C
4 5 (7.25%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 52 (75.36%) Windows
2 9 (13.04%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Android
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.45%) UNIX
3 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) Software Engineering
2 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.49%) Scrum
4 8 (11.59%) MVC
5 7 (10.14%) Web Development
6 6 (8.70%) OO
6 6 (8.70%) Project Management
6 6 (8.70%) SEO
6 6 (8.70%) Image Processing
6 6 (8.70%) Analytics
6 6 (8.70%) Change Control
6 6 (8.70%) Pattern Recognition
6 6 (8.70%) Pay per click
7 5 (7.25%) Migration
7 5 (7.25%) Multithreading
7 5 (7.25%) OO PHP
8 3 (4.35%) CRM
9 2 (2.90%) OOP
9 2 (2.90%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.45%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (65.22%) Java
2 22 (31.88%) C#
3 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
4 15 (21.74%) SQL
5 14 (20.29%) C++
6 8 (11.59%) Python
6 8 (11.59%) VB
7 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
8 5 (7.25%) VC++
8 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
8 5 (7.25%) PHP
9 2 (2.90%) PHP5
10 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
2 8 (11.59%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 51 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 45 (65.22%) Oracle
3 42 (60.87%) Cisco
4 6 (8.70%) Google
5 5 (7.25%) Twitter
6 1 (1.45%) VMware
6 1 (1.45%) Apple
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £300 - £408.50 per day + +
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago