The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 12 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 17 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 17.71% 4.12% 23.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 68.00% 33.33% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 12
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% +27.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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 Huddersfield region.

Development Applications Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
25 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 26.04% 12.37% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 13
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Huddersfield

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Huddersfield region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Huddersfield

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (91.67%) MVC
3 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET
4 20 (83.33%) CSS
4 20 (83.33%) HTML
4 20 (83.33%) jQuery
4 20 (83.33%) HTML5
5 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (75.00%) CSS3
5 18 (75.00%) AngularJS
6 14 (58.33%) C#
7 13 (54.17%) SQL
7 13 (54.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (45.83%) Entity Framework
9 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
10 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
11 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
11 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (37.50%) TDD
12 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
13 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (25.00%) BT
15 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
16 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
16 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
16 2 (8.33%) Web Services
17 1 (4.17%) XML

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Moq
2 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 9 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Lead Designer
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Designer
4 3 (12.50%) Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Junior C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate
6 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 20 (83.33%) CSS
3 20 (83.33%) HTML
3 20 (83.33%) jQuery
3 20 (83.33%) HTML5
4 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (75.00%) CSS3
4 18 (75.00%) AngularJS
5 12 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
6 11 (45.83%) Entity Framework
6 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
7 10 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 10 (41.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (8.33%) Web Services
10 1 (4.17%) XML
10 1 (4.17%) WinForms
10 1 (4.17%) Ajax
10 1 (4.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) MVC
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) BT