The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 31 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 16 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 4.56% 2.23% 7.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 48.48% 17.39% 53.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 24
Average salary £30,000 £30,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.82% -15.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £36,875 £40,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Visual Studio
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Development Applications Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
33 46 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 9.40% 12.85% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 41
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Bradford

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bradford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) C#
2 16 (69.57%) SQL
3 13 (56.52%) VB.NET
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
5 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
6 7 (30.43%) IIS
6 7 (30.43%) OO
7 6 (26.09%) HTML
8 5 (21.74%) QA
8 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL
8 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
9 4 (17.39%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) Web Services
9 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 4 (17.39%) Ajax
10 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (13.04%) jQuery
10 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
11 2 (8.70%) Legal
11 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
11 2 (8.70%) MS Office
11 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 7 (30.43%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) MS Access
General
1 2 (8.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) .NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) VB.NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Software Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
6 3 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Programmer
8 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
2 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
3 6 (26.09%) HTML
4 4 (17.39%) Ajax
4 4 (17.39%) Web Services
5 3 (13.04%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) XHTML
6 1 (4.35%) WinForms
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) OO
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Test Automation
4 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
5 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Data Transformation
6 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Volume Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C#
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) VB.NET
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VBScript
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) Percussion
1 1 (4.35%) Ektron
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago