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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 64 83 49
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -34
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 126 107 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.68% 2.93% 4.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.36% 17.04% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 89 88 104
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
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
478 628 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.95% 17.19% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 387 468 373
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 6 May 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Leeds

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 209 (83.94%) .NET
2 159 (63.86%) SQL Server
3 148 (59.44%) C#
4 132 (53.01%) ASP.NET
5 121 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
6 113 (45.38%) HTML
7 111 (44.58%) SQL
8 101 (40.56%) JavaScript
9 88 (35.34%) CSS
10 87 (34.94%) T-SQL
11 86 (34.54%) XML
12 79 (31.73%) MVC
13 70 (28.11%) Microsoft
14 64 (25.70%) jQuery
15 63 (25.30%) SharePoint
16 45 (18.07%) Scrum
17 44 (17.67%) VB.NET
17 44 (17.67%) .NET Framework
18 43 (17.27%) ASP.NET MVC
19 41 (16.47%) HTML5
19 41 (16.47%) Team Foundation Server
20 40 (16.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 39 (15.66%) WCF
22 38 (15.26%) SQL Server 2008
23 34 (13.65%) Web Services
24 33 (13.25%) E-Commerce
24 33 (13.25%) SharePoint 2010
24 33 (13.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 32 (12.85%) SharePoint 2013
25 32 (12.85%) Office 365

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 63 (25.30%) SharePoint
2 33 (13.25%) SharePoint 2010
3 32 (12.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 32 (12.85%) IIS
4 26 (10.44%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.40%) WordPress
7 1 (0.40%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (10.44%) Photoshop
1 26 (10.44%) InfoPath
2 17 (6.83%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.41%) MS Office
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 32 (12.85%) Office 365
2 12 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.40%) PaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Heroku
4 1 (0.40%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.02%) Internet
2 7 (2.81%) Intranet
3 4 (1.61%) FTP
4 2 (0.80%) HTTP
4 2 (0.80%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (63.86%) SQL Server
2 40 (16.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (15.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (9.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (5.22%) MySQL
5 13 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.41%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (16.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (8.03%) Octopus Deploy
3 14 (5.62%) NUnit
4 12 (4.82%) Selenium
4 12 (4.82%) Visual Studio Team System
5 11 (4.42%) Subversion
6 10 (4.02%) ReSharper
6 10 (4.02%) SpecFlow
7 8 (3.21%) MSTest
7 8 (3.21%) TortoiseSVN
7 8 (3.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (2.41%) CruiseControl
8 6 (2.41%) NCover
8 6 (2.41%) FxCop
9 4 (1.61%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.80%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.80%) JIRA
11 2 (0.80%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
General
1 18 (7.23%) Finance
2 8 (3.21%) Retail
2 8 (3.21%) French Language
3 7 (2.81%) Marketing
4 6 (2.41%) Local Government
5 3 (1.20%) Back Office
6 2 (0.80%) Legal
7 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 148 (59.44%) Developer
2 77 (30.92%) .NET Developer
3 45 (18.07%) Senior Developer
4 36 (14.46%) Analyst
5 26 (10.44%) Architect
6 24 (9.64%) Solutions Architect
6 24 (9.64%) SharePoint Architect
6 24 (9.64%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
7 20 (8.03%) C# Developer
8 19 (7.63%) Senior .NET Developer
8 19 (7.63%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (6.83%) Support Analyst
10 15 (6.02%) Software Developer
10 15 (6.02%) Designer
10 15 (6.02%) SharePoint Designer
11 14 (5.62%) Programmer
11 14 (5.62%) Applications Developer
12 13 (5.22%) Graduate
13 11 (4.42%) Analyst Programmer
13 11 (4.42%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (83.94%) .NET
2 132 (53.01%) ASP.NET
3 113 (45.38%) HTML
4 88 (35.34%) CSS
5 86 (34.54%) XML
6 64 (25.70%) jQuery
7 44 (17.67%) .NET Framework
8 43 (17.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (16.47%) HTML5
10 39 (15.66%) WCF
11 34 (13.65%) Web Services
12 33 (13.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 30 (12.05%) KnockoutJS
14 29 (11.65%) XSLT
15 26 (10.44%) Entity Framework
16 22 (8.84%) Ajax
16 22 (8.84%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (7.23%) AngularJS
18 15 (6.02%) NHibernate
18 15 (6.02%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.02%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.02%) NHS
3 9 (3.61%) Client/Server
3 9 (3.61%) User Experience
4 8 (3.21%) Mathematics
4 8 (3.21%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.41%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.20%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.20%) Derivative
8 2 (0.80%) EFT
8 2 (0.80%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.40%) Open Source
9 1 (0.40%) W3C
9 1 (0.40%) Informatics
9 1 (0.40%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.24%) Windows
2 12 (4.82%) UNIX
3 4 (1.61%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.61%) Linux
3 4 (1.61%) Android
4 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (48.59%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (31.73%) MVC
3 45 (18.07%) Scrum
4 33 (13.25%) E-Commerce
5 31 (12.45%) TDD
5 31 (12.45%) Software Engineering
6 30 (12.05%) ITIL
7 29 (11.65%) Migration
8 27 (10.84%) OOP
9 26 (10.44%) Content Management
10 16 (6.43%) Project Management
11 15 (6.02%) Service Management
11 15 (6.02%) Automated Testing
12 14 (5.62%) Unit Testing
12 14 (5.62%) Mentoring
12 14 (5.62%) Coaching
13 12 (4.82%) Software Architecture
14 11 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (4.02%) UML
15 10 (4.02%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 148 (59.44%) C#
2 111 (44.58%) SQL
3 101 (40.56%) JavaScript
4 87 (34.94%) T-SQL
5 44 (17.67%) VB.NET
6 20 (8.03%) C++
7 18 (7.23%) Java
8 10 (4.02%) VB
8 10 (4.02%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.61%) Delphi
10 4 (1.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (1.20%) X++
11 3 (1.20%) PHP
12 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.40%) Ruby
13 1 (0.40%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 18 (7.23%) Degree
2 13 (5.22%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.82%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.81%) DV Cleared
6 5 (2.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.61%) ISEB
8 3 (1.20%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.40%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.24%) QA
2 6 (2.41%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.61%) SLA
4 1 (0.40%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 10 (4.02%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.01%) ISA Server
2 5 (2.01%) UAG
3 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.01%) SCCM
1 5 (2.01%) SCOM
2 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 70 (28.11%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.83%) Oracle
3 6 (2.41%) BT
3 6 (2.41%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.20%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.80%) Twitter
6 1 (0.40%) Talend
6 1 (0.40%) Tableau
6 1 (0.40%) LexisNexis
6 1 (0.40%) VMware
6 1 (0.40%) Cisco
6 1 (0.40%) HP
6 1 (0.40%) Citrix
6 1 (0.40%) Sage
6 1 (0.40%) Micro Focus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £33527 per annum + Excellent Pension and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: Competitive Basic Salary plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago