The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 6 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 11.76% 26.32% 25.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 9
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
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 Dudley region.

Development Applications Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 11.76% 26.32% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 9
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -26.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Dudley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Dudley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Dudley region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Dudley

Visual Studio
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) VB6

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) VB6