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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 20 16 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 25 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 13.97% 10.12% 1.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 39.68% 58.62% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 2
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
63 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 35.20% 17.26% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 58 21 28
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of job ads across the Halifax region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Halifax

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 41 (100.00%) C#
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (92.68%) WCF
3 34 (82.93%) ASP.NET
4 33 (80.49%) MVC
4 33 (80.49%) jQuery
5 32 (78.05%) HTML
6 30 (73.17%) Finance
7 29 (70.73%) T-SQL
7 29 (70.73%) Web Services
8 28 (68.29%) SOAP
9 26 (63.41%) Windows
9 26 (63.41%) WinForms
10 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (56.10%) Software Engineering
12 19 (46.34%) SDLC
12 19 (46.34%) SQL
13 18 (43.90%) WPF
13 18 (43.90%) Waterfall
14 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (26.83%) .NET Framework
15 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (24.39%) XML
16 8 (19.51%) PCI DSS
17 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
17 7 (17.07%) TDD
17 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
18 6 (14.63%) IIS
18 6 (14.63%) CSS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.76%) NuGet
3 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) Moq
3 3 (7.32%) NUnit
General
1 30 (73.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) .NET Developer
1 39 (95.12%) Developer
2 34 (82.93%) C# .NET Developer
2 34 (82.93%) C# Developer
3 32 (78.05%) Senior .NET Developer
3 32 (78.05%) Senior Developer
4 30 (73.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 30 (73.17%) Senior C# Developer
5 22 (53.66%) .NET Software Developer
5 22 (53.66%) C# Software Developer
5 22 (53.66%) Software Developer
6 19 (46.34%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 19 (46.34%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 19 (46.34%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (12.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (92.68%) WCF
3 34 (82.93%) ASP.NET
4 33 (80.49%) jQuery
5 32 (78.05%) HTML
6 29 (70.73%) Web Services
7 28 (68.29%) SOAP
8 26 (63.41%) WinForms
9 18 (43.90%) WPF
10 11 (26.83%) .NET Framework
10 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (24.39%) XML
12 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
13 6 (14.63%) CSS
14 4 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3 (7.32%) CSS3
15 3 (7.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (63.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) MVC
2 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (56.10%) Software Engineering
4 19 (46.34%) SDLC
5 18 (43.90%) Waterfall
6 7 (17.07%) TDD
7 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.32%) OO
8 3 (7.32%) Scrum
8 3 (7.32%) UML
8 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.88%) SOLID
10 1 (2.44%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (2.44%) SOA
10 1 (2.44%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (70.73%) T-SQL
3 19 (46.34%) SQL
4 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.44%) Facebook
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