The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Castleford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 29 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 Castleford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 7 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 10.00% 16.67% -
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £26,000 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Castleford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Castleford 60.00% 50.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
West Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Castleford

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Castleford

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Castleford

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Castleford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Castleford 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Castleford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Castleford 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) XAML
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Sage
2 1 (50.00%) Kaspersky