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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 48 62 29
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -33
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 19 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.07% 1.01% 6.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 15.00% 46.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 27
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £44,250 £42,897
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
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
95 40 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 15.37% 6.71% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 80 33 55
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,900 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,135
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 August 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Coventry

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (70.37%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) C#
3 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (29.63%) HTML
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 8 (29.63%) XML
5 7 (25.93%) CSS
5 7 (25.93%) HP
5 7 (25.93%) Automated Testing
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (22.22%) Aerospace
6 6 (22.22%) Automotive
6 6 (22.22%) 3D Graphics
6 6 (22.22%) Games
6 6 (22.22%) VB
6 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 6 (22.22%) UML
6 6 (22.22%) PhD
6 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 6 (22.22%) OOD
6 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 6 (22.22%) Test Management
6 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
6 6 (22.22%) Physics
6 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 5 (18.52%) Finance
7 5 (18.52%) jQuery
7 5 (18.52%) Web Services

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (11.11%) OpenEdge
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) FTP
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 6 (22.22%) Aerospace
1 6 (22.22%) Automotive
1 6 (22.22%) Games
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Agile C# Developer
2 6 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Research Scientist
3 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Test Team Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Automation Team Leader
3 4 (14.81%) Test Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Progress Developer
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (29.63%) HTML
3 8 (29.63%) XML
4 7 (25.93%) CSS
5 5 (18.52%) jQuery
5 5 (18.52%) Web Services
6 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
7 3 (11.11%) Ajax
8 2 (7.41%) CAML
9 1 (3.70%) WCF
9 1 (3.70%) WPF
9 1 (3.70%) WF
9 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
9 1 (3.70%) LINQ
9 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (3.70%) Middleware
9 1 (3.70%) XSL
9 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) 3D Graphics
1 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
1 6 (22.22%) Physics
1 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Automated Testing
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) UML
2 6 (22.22%) OOD
2 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 6 (22.22%) Test Management
2 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 4 (14.81%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (11.11%) Pair Programming
5 2 (7.41%) Content Management
5 2 (7.41%) Document Management
5 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
6 1 (3.70%) Data Transformation
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Logistics
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) VB
3 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.11%) Progress 4GL
5 2 (7.41%) VBScript
5 2 (7.41%) XAML
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
6 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) PhD
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) HP
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) Progress
4 1 (3.70%) webMethods
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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