The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 33 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 18 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.21% 2.46% 3.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% 21.21% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 8
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
36 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 12.41% 11.58% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 26
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Solihull

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 29 (76.32%) C#
1 29 (76.32%) .NET
1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 26 (68.42%) HTML
3 21 (55.26%) CSS
4 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
6 17 (44.74%) Degree
7 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
7 15 (39.47%) SQL
8 14 (36.84%) SharePoint
8 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
10 12 (31.58%) Waterfall
11 11 (28.95%) SaaS
12 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
13 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (21.05%) Silverlight
14 8 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (21.05%) CRM
14 8 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
14 8 (21.05%) XML
15 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (18.42%) HTML5
16 6 (15.79%) jQuery
16 6 (15.79%) MDX
16 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 14 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 8 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) Software Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Developer
4 10 (26.32%) .NET Developer
4 10 (26.32%) C# Developer
5 9 (23.68%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (21.05%) Senior Software Developer
7 7 (18.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (18.42%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (10.53%) Graduate
9 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
9 3 (7.89%) .NET Team Leader
9 3 (7.89%) Software Development Team Leader
9 3 (7.89%) Implementation Manager
9 3 (7.89%) Implementation Project Manager
9 3 (7.89%) Consultant
9 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
9 3 (7.89%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (76.32%) .NET
2 26 (68.42%) HTML
3 21 (55.26%) CSS
4 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET
5 8 (21.05%) Silverlight
5 8 (21.05%) XML
6 7 (18.42%) HTML5
7 6 (15.79%) jQuery
7 6 (15.79%) MDX
8 4 (10.53%) CSS3
8 4 (10.53%) Ajax
9 3 (7.89%) JSON
10 2 (5.26%) WCF
10 2 (5.26%) WPF
10 2 (5.26%) WinForms
10 2 (5.26%) ADO
10 2 (5.26%) ADO.NET
10 2 (5.26%) SOAP
10 2 (5.26%) Web Services
10 2 (5.26%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.63%) GIS
4 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Waterfall
3 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (21.05%) CRM
5 6 (15.79%) Time Management
5 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 5 (13.16%) Web Development
7 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.26%) EAI
9 1 (2.63%) TDD
9 1 (2.63%) MVC
9 1 (2.63%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) C#
2 18 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 15 (39.47%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VB
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Degree
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Business Objects
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