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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 34 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 13 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.20% 7.26% 6.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 39.39% 33.82% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 10
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Solihull region.

Development Applications Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
33 68 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 13.20% 21.45% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 54 17
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £70,000
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 31 (81.58%) Microsoft
2 29 (76.32%) C#
3 27 (71.05%) .NET
4 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
5 23 (60.53%) HTML
6 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
6 21 (55.26%) CSS
7 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
9 16 (42.11%) Degree
9 16 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (39.47%) SQL
11 14 (36.84%) Computer Science
12 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
13 9 (23.68%) Waterfall
13 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
14 8 (21.05%) CRM
14 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
14 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (21.05%) SaaS
15 7 (18.42%) Silverlight
16 6 (15.79%) MDX
16 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (15.79%) HTML5
16 6 (15.79%) jQuery
16 6 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
16 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
16 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
16 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (34.21%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 22 (57.89%) Software Developer
3 12 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 12 (31.58%) .NET Software Developer
4 11 (28.95%) C# Developer
5 10 (26.32%) Senior Developer
5 10 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (26.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (26.32%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (21.05%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Graduate
8 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Implementation Consultant
8 3 (7.89%) Implementation Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Implementation Project Manager
9 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (5.26%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (71.05%) .NET
2 23 (60.53%) HTML
3 21 (55.26%) CSS
4 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
5 7 (18.42%) Silverlight
6 6 (15.79%) jQuery
6 6 (15.79%) HTML5
6 6 (15.79%) MDX
6 6 (15.79%) XML
7 4 (10.53%) Ajax
8 3 (7.89%) JSON
8 3 (7.89%) CSS3
9 2 (5.26%) WCF
9 2 (5.26%) WF
9 2 (5.26%) ODBC
9 2 (5.26%) WinForms
9 2 (5.26%) SOAP
9 2 (5.26%) Web Services
9 2 (5.26%) ADO
9 2 (5.26%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) Waterfall
3 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (21.05%) CRM
3 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.16%) Time Management
5 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Web Development
7 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.26%) EAI
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (2.63%) MVC
9 1 (2.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) C#
2 21 (55.26%) 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 16 (42.11%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 31 (81.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Business Objects
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