The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - 15 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - 4.55% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 30.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £28,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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 Walsall region.

Development Applications Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 3.80% 15.15% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 4
Average salary £80,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+190.90% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Walsall

Visual Studio
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) VB.NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (80.00%) CRM
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (20.00%) Ajax
9 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (10.00%) Degree
9 1 (10.00%) jQuery
9 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (10.00%) Telerik
9 1 (10.00%) Web Services
9 1 (10.00%) XML
9 1 (10.00%) Windows
9 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (10.00%) HTML
9 1 (10.00%) DTS
9 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (10.00%) Intranet

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) DTS
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (60.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Telerik