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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 52 106 51
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -55
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 163 77 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.67% 2.09% 4.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 29.80% 14.58% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 122 69 86
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
547 528 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.67% 14.36% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 412 404 321
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
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 3 August 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Leeds

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 244 (85.92%) .NET
2 187 (65.85%) SQL Server
3 174 (61.27%) C#
4 158 (55.63%) ASP.NET
5 147 (51.76%) SQL
6 133 (46.83%) T-SQL
7 131 (46.13%) Agile Software Development
8 101 (35.56%) HTML
9 78 (27.46%) CSS
10 76 (26.76%) JavaScript
10 76 (26.76%) Microsoft
11 74 (26.06%) MVC
12 59 (20.77%) SharePoint
13 58 (20.42%) Scrum
14 54 (19.01%) Team Foundation Server
15 52 (18.31%) E-Commerce
15 52 (18.31%) XML
16 50 (17.61%) SQL Server 2012
17 48 (16.90%) WCF
18 46 (16.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 44 (15.49%) SQL Server 2008
19 44 (15.49%) HTML5
20 43 (15.14%) VB.NET
20 43 (15.14%) Web Services
21 38 (13.38%) InfoPath
22 37 (13.03%) jQuery
22 37 (13.03%) ASP.NET MVC
22 37 (13.03%) AngularJS
23 36 (12.68%) XSLT
24 34 (11.97%) KnockoutJS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 59 (20.77%) SharePoint
2 30 (10.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 30 (10.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 20 (7.04%) IIS
4 14 (4.93%) BizTalk Server
5 13 (4.58%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.41%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.41%) CMS
7 2 (0.70%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.70%) Kentico
7 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.35%) Apache
8 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 38 (13.38%) InfoPath
2 19 (6.69%) MS Excel
3 15 (5.28%) Photoshop
4 6 (2.11%) MS Office
5 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (4.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.87%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.70%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (10.56%) Office 365
3 22 (7.75%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.70%) SaaS
5 1 (0.35%) PaaS
5 1 (0.35%) Heroku
5 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.23%) Internet
2 8 (2.82%) Intranet
3 2 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.70%) LAN
3 2 (0.70%) WAN
3 2 (0.70%) HTTP
3 2 (0.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (65.85%) SQL Server
2 50 (17.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 46 (16.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (15.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (11.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (8.45%) MySQL
7 20 (7.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (5.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (2.82%) NoSQL
10 7 (2.46%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.46%) DTS
11 6 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 54 (19.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (5.99%) NUnit
3 16 (5.63%) Visual Studio Team System
4 12 (4.23%) Git (software)
5 11 (3.87%) Subversion
6 9 (3.17%) Selenium
7 8 (2.82%) CruiseControl
7 8 (2.82%) NCover
7 8 (2.82%) FxCop
7 8 (2.82%) MSTest
8 7 (2.46%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.41%) JIRA
9 4 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (1.41%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.06%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.70%) Toad
11 2 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
12 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (8.80%) Finance
2 8 (2.82%) Back Office
2 8 (2.82%) Marketing
3 6 (2.11%) Local Government
3 6 (2.11%) Legal
4 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.35%) Games
4 1 (0.35%) Retail
4 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 184 (64.79%) Developer
2 91 (32.04%) .NET Developer
3 48 (16.90%) Senior Developer
4 24 (8.45%) Senior .NET Developer
5 21 (7.39%) Designer
5 21 (7.39%) SharePoint Designer
6 19 (6.69%) Architect
7 18 (6.34%) Analyst
7 18 (6.34%) SharePoint Developer
8 17 (5.99%) SharePoint Architect
9 16 (5.63%) Software Engineer
10 14 (4.93%) C# Developer
11 13 (4.58%) Support Analyst
11 13 (4.58%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (4.58%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
12 11 (3.87%) Applications Developer
12 11 (3.87%) Consultant
12 11 (3.87%) Technical Consultant
12 11 (3.87%) Lead Developer
12 11 (3.87%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (85.92%) .NET
2 158 (55.63%) ASP.NET
3 101 (35.56%) HTML
4 78 (27.46%) CSS
5 52 (18.31%) XML
6 48 (16.90%) WCF
7 44 (15.49%) HTML5
8 43 (15.14%) Web Services
9 37 (13.03%) jQuery
9 37 (13.03%) AngularJS
9 37 (13.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 36 (12.68%) XSLT
11 34 (11.97%) KnockoutJS
12 27 (9.51%) RabbitMQ
13 25 (8.80%) .NET Framework
14 23 (8.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 18 (6.34%) WPF
16 17 (5.99%) WinForms
16 17 (5.99%) Ajax
17 16 (5.63%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.99%) User Experience
2 14 (4.93%) Client/Server
3 9 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.11%) N-Tier
4 6 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.76%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.41%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.06%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.06%) Derivative
8 2 (0.70%) EFT
8 2 (0.70%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.70%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.35%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.35%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.35%) NHS
9 1 (0.35%) W3C
9 1 (0.35%) Informatics
9 1 (0.35%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.45%) Windows
2 9 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (2.82%) Windows 7
3 8 (2.82%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.82%) Linux
3 8 (2.82%) Android
4 6 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (46.13%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (26.06%) MVC
3 58 (20.42%) Scrum
4 52 (18.31%) E-Commerce
5 31 (10.92%) Migration
5 31 (10.92%) Software Engineering
5 31 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (10.56%) Mentoring
7 27 (9.51%) Product Management
8 24 (8.45%) Automated Testing
9 23 (8.10%) Coaching
10 21 (7.39%) Continuous Delivery
10 21 (7.39%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (7.04%) CRM
11 20 (7.04%) ETL
11 20 (7.04%) Unit Testing
12 18 (6.34%) Project Management
13 17 (5.99%) ITIL
13 17 (5.99%) Content Management
14 15 (5.28%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 174 (61.27%) C#
2 147 (51.76%) SQL
3 133 (46.83%) T-SQL
4 76 (26.76%) JavaScript
5 43 (15.14%) VB.NET
6 15 (5.28%) C++
7 12 (4.23%) PowerShell
8 11 (3.87%) X++
9 8 (2.82%) Java
10 5 (1.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 5 (1.76%) VB
11 3 (1.06%) C
12 2 (0.70%) COBOL
12 2 (0.70%) Delphi
12 2 (0.70%) VB6
12 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.35%) Ruby
13 1 (0.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (11.62%) Degree
2 22 (7.75%) Security Cleared
3 21 (7.39%) SC Cleared
4 16 (5.63%) DV Cleared
5 8 (2.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.41%) ISEB
8 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.35%) MCTS
8 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.45%) QA
2 6 (2.11%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 6 (2.11%) ISA Server
1 6 (2.11%) UAG
2 1 (0.35%) Firmware
2 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.11%) SCCM
1 6 (2.11%) SCOM
2 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 76 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.21%) Sitecore
3 20 (7.04%) Oracle
4 7 (2.46%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.06%) Sage
6 2 (0.70%) Micro Focus
6 2 (0.70%) BT
6 2 (0.70%) Google
6 2 (0.70%) Kaspersky
6 2 (0.70%) Tableau
6 2 (0.70%) Talend
7 1 (0.35%) Atmel
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco
7 1 (0.35%) VMware
7 1 (0.35%) HP
7 1 (0.35%) EMC
7 1 (0.35%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
networx
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Salary:Up to £50,000 + benefits and free parki
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum circa + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago