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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 59 48
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 18 9 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.33% 1.27% 4.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.64% 12.50% 25.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 32
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 132 72 135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 17.05% 10.16% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 114 54 121
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,200 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET
3 26 (83.87%) MVC
4 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
5 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
6 19 (61.29%) CSS
7 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
7 18 (58.06%) WCF
7 18 (58.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (54.84%) SQL
8 17 (54.84%) HTML
9 16 (51.61%) Ajax
9 16 (51.61%) .NET Framework
10 15 (48.39%) LINQ
10 15 (48.39%) Entity Framework
11 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2014
11 14 (45.16%) Prototyping
11 14 (45.16%) WinForms
11 14 (45.16%) Web Development
11 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (45.16%) T-SQL
12 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
13 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
13 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
14 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
14 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (16.13%) MATLAB

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 3 (9.68%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (32.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) Babel
3 1 (3.23%) gulp
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (3.23%) Advertising
1 1 (3.23%) Electronics
1 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) .NET Developer
3 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Software Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET
3 19 (61.29%) CSS
4 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (58.06%) WCF
5 17 (54.84%) HTML
6 16 (51.61%) .NET Framework
6 16 (51.61%) Ajax
7 15 (48.39%) Entity Framework
7 15 (48.39%) LINQ
8 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 14 (45.16%) WinForms
9 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
10 5 (16.13%) Angular 2
11 3 (9.68%) CSS3
11 3 (9.68%) HTML5
11 3 (9.68%) jQuery
12 2 (6.45%) JSON
12 2 (6.45%) REST
12 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Animation
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) MVC
2 14 (45.16%) Prototyping
2 14 (45.16%) Web Development
3 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) Microservices
6 3 (9.68%) OO
6 3 (9.68%) OOD
7 2 (6.45%) API Development
7 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (6.45%) TDD
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.23%) CRUD
8 1 (3.23%) MVVM
8 1 (3.23%) Scenario Testing
8 1 (3.23%) SDLC
8 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.23%) SOLID
8 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.23%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (58.06%) JavaScript
3 17 (54.84%) SQL
4 14 (45.16%) T-SQL
5 5 (16.13%) C
5 5 (16.13%) F#
5 5 (16.13%) MATLAB
5 5 (16.13%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) ES6
7 1 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft