The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 16 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 24 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 8.66% 5.93% 6.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 55.81% 41.03% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 20
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £37,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £49,500 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Solihull region.

Development Applications Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
43 39 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 15.52% 14.44% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 42 34 45
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Solihull

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Solihull

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 37 (97.37%) C#
2 36 (94.74%) .NET
3 33 (86.84%) ASP.NET
4 31 (81.58%) JavaScript
5 28 (73.68%) HTML
5 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
6 26 (68.42%) CSS
7 25 (65.79%) SQL Server
8 20 (52.63%) MVC
9 18 (47.37%) SQL
10 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
10 13 (34.21%) Silverlight
10 13 (34.21%) PowerShell
10 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (31.58%) Degree
11 12 (31.58%) WCF
11 12 (31.58%) WPF
12 11 (28.95%) LINQ
12 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (28.95%) MySQL
13 10 (26.32%) jQuery
13 10 (26.32%) SDLC
14 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
14 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
14 9 (23.68%) OOP
15 8 (21.05%) .NET Framework
16 7 (18.42%) Entity Framework
16 7 (18.42%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
16 7 (18.42%) Algorithms

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (65.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 5 (13.16%) Games
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 24 (63.16%) C# Developer
3 21 (55.26%) .NET Developer
4 20 (52.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (39.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (18.42%) Junior Developer
7 7 (18.42%) Graduate
7 7 (18.42%) Junior
8 6 (15.79%) Software Developer
8 6 (15.79%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (13.16%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (10.53%) Junior .NET Developer
10 4 (10.53%) Junior C# Developer
10 4 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (10.53%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 4 (10.53%) Graduate C# Developer
11 3 (7.89%) AWS Developer
11 3 (7.89%) Junior C# .NET Developer
11 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (94.74%) .NET
2 33 (86.84%) ASP.NET
3 28 (73.68%) HTML
4 26 (68.42%) CSS
5 13 (34.21%) Silverlight
5 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (31.58%) WCF
6 12 (31.58%) WPF
7 11 (28.95%) LINQ
8 10 (26.32%) jQuery
9 8 (21.05%) .NET Framework
10 7 (18.42%) Entity Framework
10 7 (18.42%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
11 5 (13.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (13.16%) Sass
11 5 (13.16%) LESS
12 2 (5.26%) HTML5
12 2 (5.26%) SOAP
13 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
2 7 (18.42%) Algorithms
3 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) MVC
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) SDLC
4 9 (23.68%) OOP
4 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.16%) Time Management
5 5 (13.16%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (10.53%) CRM
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) Workflow
7 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Line Management
7 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.63%) Coaching
8 1 (2.63%) Black-Box Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.63%) MVVM
8 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.63%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) C#
2 31 (81.58%) JavaScript
3 18 (47.37%) SQL
4 13 (34.21%) PowerShell
5 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
6 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.26%) VBA
8 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Sun
2 1 (2.63%) Meridio
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