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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 52 94 36
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -58
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 145 93 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.52% 2.55% 5.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.18% 15.22% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 103 82 106
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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 Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
465 611 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.48% 16.73% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 365 471 342
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 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 29 May 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Leeds

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 222 (84.09%) .NET
2 168 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 156 (59.09%) C#
4 140 (53.03%) ASP.NET
5 128 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (43.56%) SQL
7 110 (41.67%) HTML
8 96 (36.36%) T-SQL
9 94 (35.61%) JavaScript
10 85 (32.20%) CSS
11 81 (30.68%) MVC
12 79 (29.92%) XML
13 71 (26.89%) Microsoft
14 69 (26.14%) SharePoint
15 58 (21.97%) jQuery
16 49 (18.56%) HTML5
17 48 (18.18%) Scrum
18 44 (16.67%) VB.NET
18 44 (16.67%) WCF
19 41 (15.53%) Team Foundation Server
19 41 (15.53%) ASP.NET MVC
20 39 (14.77%) .NET Framework
20 39 (14.77%) E-Commerce
21 36 (13.64%) Web Services
21 36 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 36 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
22 35 (13.26%) Office 365
22 35 (13.26%) SharePoint 2013
22 35 (13.26%) SharePoint 2010
22 35 (13.26%) XSLT

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 69 (26.14%) SharePoint
2 35 (13.26%) SharePoint 2013
2 35 (13.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 29 (10.98%) IIS
4 21 (7.95%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.76%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.38%) WordPress
8 1 (0.38%) Apache
Applications
1 34 (12.88%) InfoPath
2 24 (9.09%) Photoshop
3 17 (6.44%) MS Excel
4 7 (2.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.76%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 35 (13.26%) Office 365
2 20 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.38%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.38%) Heroku
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
4 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.68%) Internet
2 7 (2.65%) Intranet
3 4 (1.52%) FTP
4 2 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.76%) HTTP
4 2 (0.76%) LAN
4 2 (0.76%) WAN
4 2 (0.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (11.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (6.44%) MySQL
6 12 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (3.03%) NoSQL
10 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (15.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (6.44%) Octopus Deploy
3 14 (5.30%) NUnit
4 13 (4.92%) Visual Studio Team System
5 11 (4.17%) Selenium
6 10 (3.79%) SpecFlow
7 9 (3.41%) ReSharper
8 8 (3.03%) Subversion
8 8 (3.03%) CruiseControl
8 8 (3.03%) NCover
8 8 (3.03%) FxCop
9 6 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (1.89%) TortoiseSVN
10 5 (1.89%) MSTest
10 5 (1.89%) Git (software)
11 2 (0.76%) JIRA
12 1 (0.38%) Facilita Forecast
12 1 (0.38%) LoadUI
12 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.38%) Moq
General
1 18 (6.82%) Finance
2 8 (3.03%) Retail
3 6 (2.27%) Local Government
3 6 (2.27%) Marketing
4 4 (1.52%) French Language
5 3 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (0.38%) Legal
6 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 164 (62.12%) Developer
2 86 (32.58%) .NET Developer
3 48 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 26 (9.85%) Architect
5 25 (9.47%) Analyst
6 24 (9.09%) SharePoint Architect
7 22 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (8.33%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 21 (7.95%) Senior .NET Developer
8 21 (7.95%) C# Developer
9 19 (7.20%) Designer
9 19 (7.20%) SharePoint Designer
9 19 (7.20%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (5.68%) Applications Developer
11 13 (4.92%) Software Developer
11 13 (4.92%) Graduate
12 12 (4.55%) Programmer
12 12 (4.55%) Support Analyst
13 11 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
13 11 (4.17%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (84.09%) .NET
2 140 (53.03%) ASP.NET
3 110 (41.67%) HTML
4 85 (32.20%) CSS
5 79 (29.92%) XML
6 58 (21.97%) jQuery
7 49 (18.56%) HTML5
8 44 (16.67%) WCF
9 41 (15.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (14.77%) .NET Framework
11 36 (13.64%) Web Services
11 36 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
12 35 (13.26%) XSLT
13 32 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 28 (10.61%) AngularJS
15 22 (8.33%) Ajax
15 22 (8.33%) Entity Framework
16 21 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (5.68%) RabbitMQ
17 15 (5.68%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.68%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 12 (4.55%) User Experience
3 9 (3.41%) NHS
4 6 (2.27%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 6 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.14%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.14%) Derivative
6 2 (0.76%) EFT
6 2 (0.76%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.38%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.38%) Informatics
7 1 (0.38%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 27 (10.23%) Windows
2 9 (3.41%) UNIX
3 6 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.89%) Android
4 5 (1.89%) Linux
5 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.76%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (30.68%) MVC
3 48 (18.18%) Scrum
4 39 (14.77%) E-Commerce
5 32 (12.12%) Migration
6 30 (11.36%) Software Engineering
7 27 (10.23%) TDD
8 26 (9.85%) OOP
9 25 (9.47%) Content Management
10 24 (9.09%) ITIL
11 22 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 21 (7.95%) Project Management
13 19 (7.20%) Coaching
13 19 (7.20%) SDLC
14 15 (5.68%) Product Management
14 15 (5.68%) Automated Testing
15 14 (5.30%) Software Architecture
16 13 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (4.92%) Unit Testing
17 11 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 156 (59.09%) C#
2 115 (43.56%) SQL
3 96 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 94 (35.61%) JavaScript
5 44 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 19 (7.20%) C++
7 15 (5.68%) Java
8 10 (3.79%) VB
8 10 (3.79%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.27%) Delphi
10 5 (1.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 5 (1.89%) X++
11 2 (0.76%) PHP
11 2 (0.76%) COBOL
12 1 (0.38%) Ruby
12 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (7.20%) Degree
2 18 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 17 (6.44%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.55%) DV Cleared
5 10 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.52%) ISEB
8 2 (0.76%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.38%) MCTS
9 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.71%) QA
2 7 (2.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.38%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.89%) UAG
2 5 (1.89%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.89%) SCCM
1 5 (1.89%) SCOM
2 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 71 (26.89%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.82%) Oracle
3 15 (5.68%) Sitecore
4 6 (2.27%) BT
5 4 (1.52%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.14%) Sage
7 2 (0.76%) Micro Focus
7 2 (0.76%) Kaspersky
7 2 (0.76%) Twitter
8 1 (0.38%) Talend
8 1 (0.38%) Tableau
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco
8 1 (0.38%) Citrix
8 1 (0.38%) HP
8 1 (0.38%) VMware
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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