The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 58 112 51
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -61
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 142 82 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.05% 2.22% 4.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.68% 16.08% 25.69%
Number of salaries quoted 110 70 98
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
553 510 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.79% 13.83% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 431 392 347
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Leeds

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Leeds

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 247 (85.47%) .NET
2 190 (65.74%) SQL Server
3 179 (61.94%) C#
4 162 (56.06%) ASP.NET
5 152 (52.60%) SQL
6 133 (46.02%) T-SQL
7 132 (45.67%) Agile Software Development
8 86 (29.76%) HTML
9 84 (29.07%) Microsoft
10 76 (26.30%) MVC
11 70 (24.22%) JavaScript
12 68 (23.53%) CSS
13 62 (21.45%) Scrum
13 62 (21.45%) Team Foundation Server
14 58 (20.07%) SharePoint
15 53 (18.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 51 (17.65%) E-Commerce
16 51 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
17 49 (16.96%) SQL Server 2008
18 47 (16.26%) WCF
19 45 (15.57%) XML
20 42 (14.53%) Web Services
21 41 (14.19%) ASP.NET MVC
22 38 (13.15%) VB.NET
23 37 (12.80%) Degree
24 36 (12.46%) Microsoft Azure
24 36 (12.46%) Software Engineering
24 36 (12.46%) AngularJS
24 36 (12.46%) Mentoring
25 35 (12.11%) HTML5

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 58 (20.07%) SharePoint
2 29 (10.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 26 (9.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 17 (5.88%) IIS
5 16 (5.54%) SharePoint Server
6 15 (5.19%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.38%) CMS
7 4 (1.38%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.69%) Kentico
8 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.69%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (11.76%) InfoPath
2 25 (8.65%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.46%) Photoshop
4 9 (3.11%) MS Office
5 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (6.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (4.50%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.69%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 36 (12.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (10.03%) Office 365
3 25 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.15%) Internet
2 8 (2.77%) Intranet
3 2 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.69%) LAN
3 2 (0.69%) WAN
3 2 (0.69%) HTTP
3 2 (0.69%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (65.74%) SQL Server
2 53 (18.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 51 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 49 (16.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (11.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (7.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (7.61%) MySQL
7 21 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (2.77%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.77%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.42%) DTS
11 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 62 (21.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (6.92%) NUnit
3 15 (5.19%) Subversion
3 15 (5.19%) Git (software)
4 14 (4.84%) Visual Studio Team System
5 11 (3.81%) Mercurial
5 11 (3.81%) MSTest
6 8 (2.77%) NCover
6 8 (2.77%) FxCop
6 8 (2.77%) CruiseControl
7 6 (2.08%) Selenium
8 4 (1.38%) JIRA
8 4 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (1.04%) Toad
10 2 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.35%) Moq
11 1 (0.35%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.35%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 26 (9.00%) Finance
2 8 (2.77%) Back Office
3 6 (2.08%) Local Government
3 6 (2.08%) Marketing
4 5 (1.73%) Legal
5 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.35%) Games
6 1 (0.35%) Retail
6 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 183 (63.32%) Developer
2 93 (32.18%) .NET Developer
3 47 (16.26%) Senior Developer
4 27 (9.34%) Senior .NET Developer
5 22 (7.61%) Software Engineer
6 21 (7.27%) SharePoint Developer
6 21 (7.27%) SharePoint Designer
6 21 (7.27%) Designer
7 18 (6.23%) Analyst
8 14 (4.84%) Architect
9 13 (4.50%) Consultant
9 13 (4.50%) Technical Consultant
9 13 (4.50%) Team Leader
9 13 (4.50%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 13 (4.50%) SharePoint Architect
10 12 (4.15%) C# Software Engineer
10 12 (4.15%) .NET Software Engineer
10 12 (4.15%) Lead Developer
11 11 (3.81%) Applications Developer
11 11 (3.81%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (85.47%) .NET
2 162 (56.06%) ASP.NET
3 86 (29.76%) HTML
4 68 (23.53%) CSS
5 47 (16.26%) WCF
6 45 (15.57%) XML
7 42 (14.53%) Web Services
8 41 (14.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (12.46%) AngularJS
10 35 (12.11%) HTML5
11 31 (10.73%) RabbitMQ
11 31 (10.73%) jQuery
11 31 (10.73%) XSLT
11 31 (10.73%) KnockoutJS
12 24 (8.30%) .NET Framework
12 24 (8.30%) WPF
13 22 (7.61%) WinForms
14 16 (5.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (5.19%) Managed Extensibility Framework
15 15 (5.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.88%) User Experience
2 16 (5.54%) Client/Server
3 9 (3.11%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.73%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.73%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.04%) Derivative
6 3 (1.04%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.04%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.69%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.69%) EFT
8 1 (0.35%) NHS
8 1 (0.35%) W3C
8 1 (0.35%) Informatics
8 1 (0.35%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.30%) Windows
2 9 (3.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (2.77%) Windows 7
3 8 (2.77%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.77%) Android
4 7 (2.42%) Linux
5 6 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (45.67%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (26.30%) MVC
3 62 (21.45%) Scrum
4 51 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 36 (12.46%) Software Engineering
5 36 (12.46%) Mentoring
6 35 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (10.73%) Product Management
8 28 (9.69%) Automated Testing
8 28 (9.69%) Migration
9 27 (9.34%) CRM
9 27 (9.34%) Coaching
10 25 (8.65%) Continuous Delivery
11 24 (8.30%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (7.61%) ETL
13 20 (6.92%) Unit Testing
13 20 (6.92%) SDLC
14 18 (6.23%) Project Management
15 15 (5.19%) OO
15 15 (5.19%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 179 (61.94%) C#
2 152 (52.60%) SQL
3 133 (46.02%) T-SQL
4 70 (24.22%) JavaScript
5 38 (13.15%) VB.NET
6 14 (4.84%) C++
7 13 (4.50%) X++
8 12 (4.15%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.77%) Java
10 6 (2.08%) VB
11 5 (1.73%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (1.38%) VB6
12 4 (1.38%) C
13 1 (0.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 37 (12.80%) Degree
2 18 (6.23%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 16 (5.54%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.08%) ISEB
5 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.35%) MCTS
8 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.65%) QA
2 6 (2.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 6 (2.08%) ISA Server
1 6 (2.08%) UAG
2 2 (0.69%) Firmware
3 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.08%) SCCM
1 6 (2.08%) SCOM
2 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 84 (29.07%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.42%) Sitecore
3 24 (8.30%) Oracle
4 7 (2.42%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.69%) Sage
5 2 (0.69%) Atmel
5 2 (0.69%) Tableau
5 2 (0.69%) Talend
5 2 (0.69%) EMC
5 2 (0.69%) Google
5 2 (0.69%) Kaspersky
6 1 (0.35%) Citrix
6 1 (0.35%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.35%) BT
6 1 (0.35%) VMware
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco
6 1 (0.35%) HP
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