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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 37 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 10 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.15% 4.26% 2.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.03% 61.11% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 Solihull region.

Development Applications Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
37 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 11.67% 6.98% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 15
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £33,875
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 26 February 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Solihull

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 14 (82.35%) C#
2 13 (76.47%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
4 9 (52.94%) Degree
5 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
6 7 (41.18%) CRM
6 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
7 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 5 (29.41%) XML
7 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
8 4 (23.53%) WCF
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (17.65%) HTML
9 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
9 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (17.65%) WF
9 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
10 2 (11.76%) jQuery
10 2 (11.76%) Project Management
10 2 (11.76%) MVC
10 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
10 2 (11.76%) VBA
10 2 (11.76%) MS Excel

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VBA Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
3 5 (29.41%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) WCF
5 3 (17.65%) WF
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
6 2 (11.76%) jQuery
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.88%) CSS
7 1 (5.88%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) CRM
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) EAI
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) VBA
5 2 (11.76%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (5.88%) XPath
6 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Progress
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago