The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Bradford region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 34 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 8 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 2.52% 3.35% 6.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.77% 18.64% 58.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 24
Average salary £33,750 £26,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.35% -26.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £28,900 £40,350
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
26 59 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 8.20% 17.99% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 35
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
Visual Studio
West Yorkshire

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 22 July 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bradford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 13 (61.90%) VB.NET
4 12 (57.14%) SQL
4 12 (57.14%) C#
5 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET
6 9 (42.86%) Ajax
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 9 (42.86%) Web Services
7 8 (38.10%) IIS
7 8 (38.10%) .NET Framework
7 8 (38.10%) Web Application Development
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (33.33%) jQuery
8 7 (33.33%) OO
9 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
9 5 (23.81%) QA
9 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
9 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
10 4 (19.05%) HTML
10 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
11 3 (14.29%) CSS
12 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
12 2 (9.52%) WinForms
12 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
12 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (9.52%) Microsoft

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 8 (38.10%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.76%) MS Access
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 2 (9.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) .NET Developer
3 10 (47.62%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Analyst
5 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Programmer
8 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Programmer
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET
3 9 (42.86%) Ajax
3 9 (42.86%) Web Services
4 8 (38.10%) .NET Framework
5 7 (33.33%) jQuery
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
7 3 (14.29%) CSS
8 2 (9.52%) WinForms
8 2 (9.52%) XML
9 1 (4.76%) XSD
9 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET
9 1 (4.76%) Classic ASP
9 1 (4.76%) DHTML
9 1 (4.76%) XHTML
9 1 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Web Application Development
2 7 (33.33%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
3 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Volume Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) VB.NET
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VBScript
5 1 (4.76%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Percussion
2 1 (4.76%) Ektron