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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 36 38 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 30 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 6.42% 2.40% 7.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 38.96% 17.02% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 14
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +49.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £32,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £28,677
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
77 47 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 16.49% 14.07% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 67 35 39
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 35 (89.74%) SQL Server
2 34 (87.18%) .NET
3 30 (76.92%) C#
4 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 27 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 25 (64.10%) SQL
6 25 (64.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (53.85%) MVC
8 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
8 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (43.59%) VB
9 17 (43.59%) XML
10 16 (41.03%) Windows
10 16 (41.03%) CSS
11 15 (38.46%) Entity Framework
12 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (30.77%) Finance
13 12 (30.77%) HTML
14 11 (28.21%) .NET Framework
14 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (25.64%) jQuery
15 10 (25.64%) QA
16 9 (23.08%) Web Services
17 8 (20.51%) Scrum
18 7 (17.95%) WCF
18 7 (17.95%) HTML5
19 6 (15.38%) ISTQB

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.82%) IIS
3 3 (7.69%) CMS
3 3 (7.69%) WordPress
3 3 (7.69%) Drupal
4 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (89.74%) SQL Server
2 27 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.13%) SQLPlus
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.56%) MS Access
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (64.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) ReSharper
2 2 (5.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.56%) JDeveloper
3 1 (2.56%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.56%) NUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Moq
3 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) .NET Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Senior Test Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Lead Test Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.82%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.69%) DBA
7 3 (7.69%) Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL DBA
7 3 (7.69%) Systems Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (87.18%) .NET
2 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 17 (43.59%) XML
4 16 (41.03%) CSS
5 15 (38.46%) Entity Framework
6 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (30.77%) HTML
8 11 (28.21%) .NET Framework
9 10 (25.64%) jQuery
10 9 (23.08%) Web Services
11 7 (17.95%) WCF
11 7 (17.95%) HTML5
12 5 (12.82%) Ajax
12 5 (12.82%) JSON
13 4 (10.26%) WPF
13 4 (10.26%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (7.69%) LAMP
14 3 (7.69%) LINQ
15 2 (5.13%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) N-Tier
2 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.69%) W3C
3 3 (7.69%) RIA
4 1 (2.56%) GIS
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Statistics
4 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.26%) Apple iOS
3 4 (10.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) MVC
2 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.51%) Scrum
4 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.26%) Manual Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Automation Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.56%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (2.56%) ERP
8 1 (2.56%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.56%) TDD
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.56%) Data Transformation
8 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) C#
2 26 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 25 (64.10%) SQL
4 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 17 (43.59%) VB
6 3 (7.69%) VB6
7 2 (5.13%) Java
8 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.56%) VBA
8 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
1 6 (15.38%) ISEB
1 6 (15.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
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Salary: £280.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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