The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 36 23 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.69% 7.29% 0.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.82% 58.33% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 1
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Halifax region.

Development Applications Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
44 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 24.72% 12.50% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 21
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,600 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Halifax

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) RUP
3 2 (40.00%) LDAP
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) DTS
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Database Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Server Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Server Support
2 2 (40.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) RUP
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
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