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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 12 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 21 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 17.80% 8.84% 5.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 70.00% 63.33% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 15
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
30 30 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 25.42% 13.95% 20.82%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 58
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Halifax

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 26 (89.66%) C#
3 23 (79.31%) WCF
4 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
5 19 (65.52%) MVC
5 19 (65.52%) jQuery
6 18 (62.07%) HTML
7 16 (55.17%) Finance
8 15 (51.72%) T-SQL
9 14 (48.28%) Web Services
10 13 (44.83%) SOAP
11 12 (41.38%) Windows
11 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (41.38%) WinForms
11 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
12 10 (34.48%) SQL
13 9 (31.03%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (31.03%) IIS
14 8 (27.59%) XML
14 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
14 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (27.59%) SDLC
15 7 (24.14%) Waterfall
15 7 (24.14%) WPF
15 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
16 6 (20.69%) CSS
16 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
16 6 (20.69%) TDD
16 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012

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 9 (31.03%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (13.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (10.34%) DTS
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.79%) NuGet
3 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.34%) Moq
3 3 (10.34%) NUnit
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) .NET Developer
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 20 (68.97%) C# .NET Developer
2 20 (68.97%) C# Developer
3 17 (58.62%) Senior .NET Developer
3 17 (58.62%) Senior Developer
4 16 (55.17%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 16 (55.17%) Senior C# Developer
5 10 (34.48%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (34.48%) C# Software Developer
5 10 (34.48%) Software Developer
6 7 (24.14%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 7 (24.14%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 7 (24.14%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (17.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
8 4 (13.79%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (13.79%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (13.79%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) WCF
3 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
4 19 (65.52%) jQuery
5 18 (62.07%) HTML
6 14 (48.28%) Web Services
7 13 (44.83%) SOAP
8 12 (41.38%) WinForms
9 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
9 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (27.59%) XML
10 7 (24.14%) WPF
11 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
11 6 (20.69%) CSS
12 4 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 3 (10.34%) CSS3
13 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
13 3 (10.34%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) MVC
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
3 8 (27.59%) SDLC
4 7 (24.14%) Waterfall
5 6 (20.69%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) OO
7 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.90%) SOLID
9 1 (3.45%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (3.45%) Scrum
9 1 (3.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) T-SQL
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Facebook
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