Visual Studio Jobs in the West Midlands

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > West Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 14 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
14 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 185 217 216
Rank change year-on-year +32 -1 -59
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 59 67 70
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.85% 0.96% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.91% 6.61% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 55 46 47
10th Percentile £37,650 £27,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,287 £38,637
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,931 £47,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.30% -13.64% +34.15%
75th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £91,000 £85,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +15.79%

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 541 1,014 1,199
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 7.77% 14.56% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 452 404 772
10th Percentile £34,000 £37,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £46,813 £38,722
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £82,375 £79,625 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in the West Midlands

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Visual Studio in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in the West Midlands

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visual Studio in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in the West Midlands

Visual Studio
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Birmingham -11 27 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Shropshire - 9 £52,500 - 3
Solihull +10 6 £42,500 -22.73%
Staffordshire -18 4 £40,000 -15.79%
Worcestershire -19 4 £50,750 -15.42% 5
Warwickshire +45 3 - - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £24,000 -
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the West Midlands by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.08%) IIS
3 2 (3.39%) CMS
3 2 (3.39%) Liferay
3 2 (3.39%) Magnolia
3 2 (3.39%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.69%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Adobe XD
1 1 (1.69%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (8.47%) SAP ERP
3 2 (3.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (3.39%) Infor LN
4 1 (1.69%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (1.69%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (1.69%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 32 (54.24%) Azure
2 19 (32.20%) Azure DevOps
3 12 (20.34%) Power Platform
4 10 (16.95%) Dynamics 365
5 9 (15.25%) PaaS
5 9 (15.25%) SaaS
6 5 (8.47%) AWS
6 5 (8.47%) WhatsApp
7 4 (6.78%) Figma
8 2 (3.39%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (3.39%) Boomi
8 2 (3.39%) iPaaS
8 2 (3.39%) npm
9 1 (1.69%) Power Automate
9 1 (1.69%) PowerApps
9 1 (1.69%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.98%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (11.86%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (10.17%) Power BI
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.39%) DB2
6 2 (3.39%) DTS
6 2 (3.39%) MS Access
6 2 (3.39%) MySQL
7 1 (1.69%) Event Store
7 1 (1.69%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.69%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Git
2 6 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.47%) Postman
3 5 (8.47%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.39%) Bower
4 2 (3.39%) gulp
4 2 (3.39%) Moq
5 1 (1.69%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.69%) JIRA
5 1 (1.69%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.69%) PVCS
5 1 (1.69%) Sourcetree
5 1 (1.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (22.03%) Automotive
2 10 (16.95%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.17%) Social Skills
4 5 (8.47%) Publishing
4 5 (8.47%) Retail
5 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.08%) Finance
5 3 (5.08%) Presentation Skills
5 3 (5.08%) Public Sector
6 2 (3.39%) Marketing
7 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (71.19%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) Software Developer
3 10 (16.95%) .NET Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (15.25%) UI Developer
4 9 (15.25%) UI/UX Developer
4 9 (15.25%) UX Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Architect
6 5 (8.47%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Senior
8 3 (5.08%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Dynamics 365 Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Dynamics 365 Solution Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Platform Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Power Platform Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.39%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (47.46%) .NET
2 23 (38.98%) ASP.NET
3 21 (35.59%) HTML
4 18 (30.51%) CSS
5 16 (27.12%) .NET Core
6 15 (25.42%) XML
7 14 (23.73%) jQuery
8 12 (20.34%) RESTful
9 11 (18.64%) .NET Framework
9 11 (18.64%) AngularJS
9 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (18.64%) Web Services
10 10 (16.95%) JSON
11 7 (11.86%) SOAP
11 7 (11.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (11.86%) WCF
12 6 (10.17%) Entity Framework
12 6 (10.17%) HTML5
13 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (8.47%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Management Information System
1 8 (13.56%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.17%) Data Structures
2 6 (10.17%) FMCG
3 5 (8.47%) Distributed Applications
4 4 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.39%) Legacy Applications
5 2 (3.39%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.69%) Robotics
6 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) DevOps
2 25 (42.37%) Agile
3 20 (33.90%) Software Engineering
4 14 (23.73%) MVC
5 12 (20.34%) CI/CD
5 12 (20.34%) User Experience
6 11 (18.64%) CRM
6 11 (18.64%) ERP
7 10 (16.95%) Web Development
8 9 (15.25%) Customer Service
8 9 (15.25%) Front End Development
8 9 (15.25%) Logistics
8 9 (15.25%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (15.25%) TDD
9 8 (13.56%) Lean Software Development
9 8 (13.56%) Test Automation
10 7 (11.86%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (10.17%) Clean Code
11 6 (10.17%) Epics
11 6 (10.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 48 (81.36%) C#
2 27 (45.76%) JavaScript
3 24 (40.68%) SQL
4 11 (18.64%) T-SQL
5 9 (15.25%) Python
6 8 (13.56%) TypeScript
7 7 (11.86%) VB
8 6 (10.17%) C
9 2 (3.39%) Go
9 2 (3.39%) Java
9 2 (3.39%) Kotlin
9 2 (3.39%) PHP
9 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.39%) VB6
9 2 (3.39%) VBA
9 2 (3.39%) XAML
10 1 (1.69%) C++
10 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) HNC
3 2 (3.39%) HND
4 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.64%) Accessibility
2 10 (16.95%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (49.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.64%) Xamarin
3 7 (11.86%) DevExpress
4 6 (10.17%) SAP
4 6 (10.17%) SYSPRO
5 2 (3.39%) Epicor
5 2 (3.39%) Infor
5 2 (3.39%) Jitterbit
5 2 (3.39%) MuleSoft
5 2 (3.39%) OpenText
5 2 (3.39%) Pega
5 2 (3.39%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.39%) Talend
6 1 (1.69%) Adobe