The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Wolverhampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 26 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 6 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 6.25% 8.22% 2.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.22% 42.86% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +24.59%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
27 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 28.13% 19.18% 24.68%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 18
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £24,350 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,624 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
West Midlands

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 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) Intranet
4 3 (37.50%) Telerik
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) NUnit
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (25.00%) DTS
5 2 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (25.00%) OOP
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (25.00%) DTS
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) NUnit
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (25.00%) Moq
1 2 (25.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) IT Graduate
4 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
5 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Telerik
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
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