The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 17 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.86% 6.09% 8.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.57% 23.33% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 6
Average salary - £29,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.68%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Wolverhampton region.

Development Applications Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 10.00% 26.09% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 8
Average salary £34,375 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,625 £26,100 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Visual Studio
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript