Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 74 87
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 -19
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 23 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.73% 3.00% 1.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.50% 20.28% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 30
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £23,750 £31,225
90th Percentile £57,500 £43,750 £42,750
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +17.14% -6.67% -

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 219 212 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 16.50% 14.77% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 154 161 201
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £57,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Coventry

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Coventry

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Coventry over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 19 (82.61%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) .NET
4 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (30.43%) ETL
6 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
7 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
7 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
8 5 (21.74%) Semantic Layer
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (21.74%) MDX
8 5 (21.74%) Software Architecture
8 5 (21.74%) MVVM
8 5 (21.74%) iPad
8 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
8 5 (21.74%) OLAP
8 5 (21.74%) OO
9 4 (17.39%) OOD
9 4 (17.39%) Client/Server

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (8.70%) IaaS
1 2 (8.70%) PaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
1 1 (4.35%) MPLS
1 1 (4.35%) SNMP
1 1 (4.35%) SSH
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) tcpdump
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 5 (21.74%) OLAP
3 5 (21.74%) Semantic Layer
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.70%) Big Data
4 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 1 (4.35%) MySQL
5 1 (4.35%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 4 (17.39%) Subversion
3 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Burp Suite
4 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.35%) GDB
4 1 (4.35%) Metasploit
4 1 (4.35%) sqlmap
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (17.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Software Developer
3 10 (43.48%) C# Developer
3 10 (43.48%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 2 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Information Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 5 (21.74%) MDX
4 4 (17.39%) WPF
5 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.70%) Angular 2
6 2 (8.70%) HTML
6 2 (8.70%) JSON
7 1 (4.35%) Ajax
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.35%) CSS
7 1 (4.35%) jQuery
7 1 (4.35%) OAuth
7 1 (4.35%) SOAP
7 1 (4.35%) Web Services
7 1 (4.35%) XHTML
7 1 (4.35%) XML
7 1 (4.35%) XSL
7 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) iPad
2 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Kali Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
3 7 (30.43%) ETL
4 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
5 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
5 5 (21.74%) MVVM
5 5 (21.74%) OO
5 5 (21.74%) Software Architecture
6 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 4 (17.39%) OOD
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.04%) Web Development
8 2 (8.70%) Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Microservices
8 2 (8.70%) SDLC
9 1 (4.35%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.04%) C
4 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
4 3 (13.04%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) F#
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.35%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) MCSD
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.35%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.35%) Nmap
1 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle