The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 49 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 0.65% 6.42% 9.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.41% 21.79% 74.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 6
Average salary £57,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Visual Studio
North 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 Harrogate region.

Development Applications Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
37 78 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 12.01% 29.43% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 37 78 13
Average salary £25,000 £36,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.50% +14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Harrogate

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 Server
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) JSP
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XSL
5 1 (20.00%) XSLT
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) XQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) WinForms
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) XSL
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) XQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft