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 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 33 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 18 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 6.23% 5.81% 6.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 43.90% 34.62% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 12
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,500 £39,650
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 Solihull region.

Development Applications Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
41 52 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 14.19% 16.77% 13.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 23
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,500 £50,000
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
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 22 August 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Solihull

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 August 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%) Microsoft
1 29 (76.32%) C#
2 28 (73.68%) .NET
3 26 (68.42%) HTML
4 23 (60.53%) CSS
5 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
6 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
7 18 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET
9 15 (39.47%) Degree
9 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
10 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (34.21%) SQL
11 11 (28.95%) Waterfall
11 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
12 10 (26.32%) SaaS
13 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
14 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
14 8 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (18.42%) Silverlight
16 6 (15.79%) MDX
16 6 (15.79%) jQuery
16 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
16 6 (15.79%) HTML5
16 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (15.79%) XML
16 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration 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 18 (47.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 21 (55.26%) Software Developer
3 12 (31.58%) .NET Developer
3 12 (31.58%) C# Developer
3 12 (31.58%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 10 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (26.32%) C# Software Developer
4 10 (26.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (21.05%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Graduate
6 4 (10.53%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
7 3 (7.89%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (7.89%) Implementation Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Implementation Project Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Software Development Team Leader
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (73.68%) .NET
2 26 (68.42%) HTML
3 23 (60.53%) CSS
4 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 7 (18.42%) Silverlight
6 6 (15.79%) MDX
6 6 (15.79%) jQuery
6 6 (15.79%) HTML5
6 6 (15.79%) XML
7 4 (10.53%) Ajax
8 3 (7.89%) JSON
8 3 (7.89%) CSS3
9 2 (5.26%) ADO
9 2 (5.26%) ADO.NET
9 2 (5.26%) SOAP
9 2 (5.26%) Web Services
9 2 (5.26%) ODBC
9 2 (5.26%) WinForms
10 1 (2.63%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Waterfall
3 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
4 6 (15.79%) CRM
5 5 (13.16%) Time Management
6 4 (10.53%) Web Development
7 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (5.26%) EAI
8 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.63%) MVC
9 1 (2.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) C#
2 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
3 13 (34.21%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VB
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Business Objects
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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