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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 23 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 52 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 9.94% 2.45% 3.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 58.43% 29.63% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47 8 4
Average salary £38,000 £33,750 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.59% +23.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £38,300 £29,050
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
89 27 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 17.02% 8.26% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 82 22 26
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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 28 July 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Bradford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 63 (96.92%) SQL Server
2 57 (87.69%) .NET
2 57 (87.69%) C#
3 48 (73.85%) ASP.NET
3 48 (73.85%) Microsoft
4 40 (61.54%) SQL
4 40 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (56.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 37 (56.92%) T-SQL
6 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
6 31 (47.69%) MVC
7 29 (44.62%) CSS
8 28 (43.08%) XML
9 26 (40.00%) VB
9 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (35.38%) Entity Framework
11 22 (33.85%) Windows
12 21 (32.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (27.69%) HTML
15 16 (24.62%) .NET Framework
15 16 (24.62%) jQuery
16 15 (23.08%) Finance
17 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
18 13 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
18 13 (20.00%) Scrum
18 13 (20.00%) ISEB
18 13 (20.00%) QA
18 13 (20.00%) ISTQB

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.85%) IIS
3 7 (10.77%) CMS
3 7 (10.77%) Drupal
3 7 (10.77%) WordPress
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (96.92%) SQL Server
2 40 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.15%) SQLPlus
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.08%) MS Access
8 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.54%) MySQL
8 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (56.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 2 (3.08%) ReSharper
2 2 (3.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.54%) Toad
3 1 (1.54%) NUnit
3 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) Moq
3 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.08%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (69.23%) Developer
2 27 (41.54%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 13 (20.00%) Analyst
3 13 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 13 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
4 12 (18.46%) .NET Software Developer
4 12 (18.46%) Software Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Programmer
5 7 (10.77%) Web Developer
5 7 (10.77%) C# Developer
5 7 (10.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Systems Programmer
6 6 (9.23%) DBA
7 5 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 5 (7.69%) SQL DBA
8 2 (3.08%) MI Developer
8 2 (3.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.08%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (87.69%) .NET
2 48 (73.85%) ASP.NET
3 29 (44.62%) CSS
4 28 (43.08%) XML
5 23 (35.38%) Entity Framework
6 21 (32.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (27.69%) HTML
8 16 (24.62%) .NET Framework
8 16 (24.62%) jQuery
9 10 (15.38%) Ajax
10 9 (13.85%) HTML5
11 8 (12.31%) Web Services
11 8 (12.31%) COM
12 7 (10.77%) LAMP
13 6 (9.23%) WCF
13 6 (9.23%) JSON
14 5 (7.69%) LINQ
15 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (6.15%) WPF
15 4 (6.15%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) W3C
1 7 (10.77%) RIA
2 5 (7.69%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) GIS
4 1 (1.54%) Statistics
4 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.85%) Windows
2 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) MVC
2 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.00%) Scrum
4 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 5 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.62%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.08%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.08%) Coaching
8 1 (1.54%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (1.54%) ERP
8 1 (1.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.54%) Data Management
8 1 (1.54%) TDD
8 1 (1.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.54%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.54%) Resource Management
8 1 (1.54%) Change Control
8 1 (1.54%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 57 (87.69%) C#
2 40 (61.54%) SQL
3 37 (56.92%) T-SQL
4 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
5 26 (40.00%) VB
6 2 (3.08%) VB6
6 2 (3.08%) VBA
7 1 (1.54%) Java
7 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) ISEB
1 13 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 13 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 48 (73.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) DevExpress
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
4 1 (1.54%) JD Edwards
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