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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 40 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 29 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 5.51% 6.63% 4.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 51.79% 63.41% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 16
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -16.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £48,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
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
56 41 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 10.65% 10.46% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 50 28 38
Average salary £43,750 £29,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.86% -15.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 26 November 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bradford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 42 (93.33%) .NET
2 36 (80.00%) C#
2 36 (80.00%) SQL
3 27 (60.00%) HTML
3 27 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (51.11%) .NET Framework
5 22 (48.89%) T-SQL
5 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
6 21 (46.67%) ASP.NET
7 19 (42.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (40.00%) CSS
8 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 18 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (37.78%) XML
10 16 (35.56%) Web Services
11 15 (33.33%) MVC
12 14 (31.11%) VB
13 13 (28.89%) IIS
13 13 (28.89%) Windows
13 13 (28.89%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (28.89%) Web Development
14 12 (26.67%) RAD
15 11 (24.44%) E-Commerce
15 11 (24.44%) Banking
15 11 (24.44%) Google
16 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
16 10 (22.22%) WPF
16 10 (22.22%) JSON
16 10 (22.22%) Managed Extensibility Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 13 (28.89%) IIS
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS Office
3 3 (6.67%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (42.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (28.89%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle Discoverer
4 7 (15.56%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (15.56%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (15.56%) PerformancePoint
4 7 (15.56%) Xcelsius
5 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (8.89%) Informix
7 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (24.44%) Banking
2 8 (17.78%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (84.44%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) .NET Developer
3 16 (35.56%) Software Developer
4 9 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) Test Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (6.67%) SQL DBA
8 3 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.67%) DBA
9 2 (4.44%) Applications Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (93.33%) .NET
2 27 (60.00%) HTML
3 23 (51.11%) .NET Framework
4 21 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 18 (40.00%) CSS
6 17 (37.78%) XML
7 16 (35.56%) Web Services
8 10 (22.22%) JSON
8 10 (22.22%) WPF
8 10 (22.22%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 9 (20.00%) SOAP
10 8 (17.78%) HTML5
11 7 (15.56%) WCF
12 6 (13.33%) jQuery
13 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (8.89%) XSLT
15 3 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Replication
2 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (33.33%) MVC
4 13 (28.89%) Web Development
5 12 (26.67%) RAD
6 11 (24.44%) E-Commerce
7 8 (17.78%) OO
8 6 (13.33%) ETL
9 5 (11.11%) ITIL
9 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 5 (11.11%) Manual Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (4.44%) Software Testing
11 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
11 2 (4.44%) Test Automation
11 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
12 1 (2.22%) Data Transformation
12 1 (2.22%) Automation Testing
12 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) SQL
1 36 (80.00%) C#
2 22 (48.89%) T-SQL
3 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (31.11%) VB
5 9 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.22%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) Google
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle
3 7 (15.56%) Business Objects
3 7 (15.56%) SAP
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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