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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 20 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 4.30% 10.08% 10.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 57.14% 54.55% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 9
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £35,500 £31,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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 Huddersfield region.

Development Applications Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 7.53% 18.49% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 17
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,625 £25,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £35,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) ERP
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) VB
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) Retail
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) Ajax
6 1 (16.67%) JSON
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) jQuery
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile App

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (50.00%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft