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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 19 18 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 23 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 15.44% 9.69% 2.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 51.11% 73.33% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 5
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
45 30 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 30.20% 13.22% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 41
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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 28 July 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Halifax

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 32 (96.97%) C#
3 29 (87.88%) WCF
4 26 (78.79%) ASP.NET
5 25 (75.76%) MVC
5 25 (75.76%) jQuery
6 24 (72.73%) HTML
7 22 (66.67%) Finance
8 21 (63.64%) T-SQL
9 20 (60.61%) Web Services
10 19 (57.58%) SOAP
11 18 (54.55%) Windows
11 18 (54.55%) WinForms
12 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (48.48%) Software Engineering
13 12 (36.36%) SDLC
13 12 (36.36%) SQL
14 11 (33.33%) WPF
14 11 (33.33%) Waterfall
15 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
16 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
17 8 (24.24%) XML
18 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
18 7 (21.21%) IIS
18 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS
19 6 (18.18%) TDD
19 6 (18.18%) CSS
19 6 (18.18%) AngularJS

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 7 (21.21%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.03%) DTS
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.12%) NuGet
3 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) Moq
3 3 (9.09%) NUnit
General
1 22 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) .NET Developer
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 26 (78.79%) C# .NET Developer
2 26 (78.79%) C# Developer
3 23 (69.70%) Senior .NET Developer
3 23 (69.70%) Senior Developer
4 22 (66.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 22 (66.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 14 (42.42%) .NET Software Developer
5 14 (42.42%) C# Software Developer
5 14 (42.42%) Software Developer
6 11 (33.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 11 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 11 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (15.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Software Engineer
8 4 (12.12%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (12.12%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (12.12%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 29 (87.88%) WCF
3 26 (78.79%) ASP.NET
4 25 (75.76%) jQuery
5 24 (72.73%) HTML
6 20 (60.61%) Web Services
7 19 (57.58%) SOAP
8 18 (54.55%) WinForms
9 11 (33.33%) WPF
10 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
10 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (24.24%) XML
12 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
12 6 (18.18%) CSS
13 4 (12.12%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (9.09%) Ajax
14 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) MVC
2 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) Software Engineering
3 12 (36.36%) SDLC
4 11 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 6 (18.18%) TDD
6 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.09%) OO
7 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.06%) SOLID
9 1 (3.03%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (3.03%) Scrum
9 1 (3.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) C#
2 21 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 12 (36.36%) SQL
4 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco
2 1 (3.03%) Facebook
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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