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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 58 54 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -27
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 15 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.38% 1.50% 7.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.93% 16.36% 46.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 35
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £31,900 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
116 55 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.41% 9.17% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 115 41 66
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 18 December 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Coventry

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 26 (81.25%) .NET
2 19 (59.38%) C#
2 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
3 18 (56.25%) CSS
3 18 (56.25%) XML
4 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (46.88%) HTML
6 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET
6 14 (43.75%) Ajax
7 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
8 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
8 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (25.00%) jQuery
10 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
10 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
10 7 (21.88%) Mobile App
11 6 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (15.63%) WCF
12 5 (15.63%) MS Office
12 5 (15.63%) Web Services
12 5 (15.63%) Windows
13 4 (12.50%) OO
13 4 (12.50%) VC++
13 4 (12.50%) MySQL
13 4 (12.50%) SQL
13 4 (12.50%) PHP
13 4 (12.50%) C++

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.75%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (9.38%) OpenEdge
3 3 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Line 500
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) SaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) HTTP
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (12.50%) SQLite
5 4 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.38%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) MSI
3 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (12.50%) Advertising
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.25%) Automotive
3 2 (6.25%) Games
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Applications Support
4 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Programmer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Programmer
6 3 (9.38%) Software Programmer
6 3 (9.38%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Progress Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Test Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) .NET
2 18 (56.25%) CSS
2 18 (56.25%) XML
3 15 (46.88%) HTML
4 14 (43.75%) Ajax
4 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET
5 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
6 8 (25.00%) jQuery
7 5 (15.63%) WCF
7 5 (15.63%) Web Services
8 4 (12.50%) JSON
8 4 (12.50%) POCO
8 4 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (9.38%) CSS3
9 3 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (6.25%) CAML
11 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.25%) Physics
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) OO
1 4 (12.50%) Project Management
1 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (12.50%) Web Development
1 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
2 3 (9.38%) OO PHP
2 3 (9.38%) Migration
2 3 (9.38%) Test Management
2 3 (9.38%) Pair Programming
3 2 (6.25%) Content Management
3 2 (6.25%) Document Management
3 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
3 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 2 (6.25%) MVC
3 2 (6.25%) OOD
3 2 (6.25%) UML
3 2 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) C#
1 19 (59.38%) JavaScript
2 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
3 4 (12.50%) VC++
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) PHP
3 4 (12.50%) C++
3 4 (12.50%) XAML
4 3 (9.38%) VB
4 3 (9.38%) PHP5
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.38%) Progress 4GL
5 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) VBScript
6 1 (3.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) PhD
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) HP
2 3 (9.38%) Progress
2 3 (9.38%) Twitter
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Sage
4 1 (3.13%) Perforce
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