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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 49 73 91
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +18
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 173 123 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 5.14% 3.59% 2.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.73% 22.12% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 110 105 70
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
796 556 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.67% 16.21% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 633 490 382
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Leeds

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 223 (79.36%) SQL Server
2 220 (78.29%) C#
3 217 (77.22%) .NET
4 163 (58.01%) SQL
5 151 (53.74%) Agile Software Development
6 144 (51.25%) ASP.NET
7 127 (45.20%) T-SQL
8 117 (41.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 109 (38.79%) Microsoft
10 105 (37.37%) MVC
11 82 (29.18%) .NET Framework
12 74 (26.33%) JavaScript
13 73 (25.98%) WCF
14 61 (21.71%) ASP.NET MVC
15 58 (20.64%) Oracle
16 54 (19.22%) Degree
16 54 (19.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 51 (18.15%) HTML
17 51 (18.15%) MS Excel
18 46 (16.37%) Octopus Deploy
19 45 (16.01%) ReSharper
19 45 (16.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 44 (15.66%) Entity Framework
21 41 (14.59%) Automated Testing
21 41 (14.59%) Scrum
22 40 (14.23%) Selenium
22 40 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
23 39 (13.88%) jQuery
23 39 (13.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 39 (13.88%) SoapUI

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (9.25%) SharePoint
2 20 (7.12%) IIS
3 9 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.14%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (1.78%) ArcGIS
6 4 (1.42%) CMS
7 3 (1.07%) Node.js
Applications
1 51 (18.15%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.91%) MS Office
3 5 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.07%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.07%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (7.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (3.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 36 (12.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.14%) Office 365
3 5 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.42%) Intranet
2 3 (1.07%) Extranet
3 1 (0.36%) HTTP
3 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (79.36%) SQL Server
2 54 (19.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (16.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 39 (13.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (12.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (11.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (8.90%) SQL Server 2014
8 22 (7.83%) SSDT
9 18 (6.41%) MySQL
10 13 (4.63%) Power BI
11 8 (2.85%) Redis
12 5 (1.78%) GIS
13 3 (1.07%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.07%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 3 (1.07%) PerformancePoint
13 3 (1.07%) RavenDB
13 3 (1.07%) Relational Database
13 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 117 (41.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (16.37%) Octopus Deploy
3 45 (16.01%) ReSharper
4 40 (14.23%) Selenium
5 39 (13.88%) SoapUI
6 35 (12.46%) NUnit
7 33 (11.74%) SpecFlow
8 24 (8.54%) MSTest
9 19 (6.76%) MSBuild
10 17 (6.05%) Subversion
11 12 (4.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 11 (3.91%) Toad
12 11 (3.91%) Visual Studio Team System
13 10 (3.56%) Cucumber
13 10 (3.56%) FitNesse
14 8 (2.85%) JIRA
14 8 (2.85%) Oracle APEX
14 8 (2.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 8 (2.85%) XMLUnit
15 7 (2.49%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (7.83%) Finance
2 13 (4.63%) Marketing
3 8 (2.85%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.78%) Retail
5 3 (1.07%) Advertising
5 3 (1.07%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Electronics
6 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 220 (78.29%) Developer
2 94 (33.45%) .NET Developer
3 72 (25.62%) C# Developer
4 59 (21.00%) Senior Developer
4 59 (21.00%) SQL Developer
5 49 (17.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 39 (13.88%) SQL Server Developer
7 37 (13.17%) C# Software Developer
8 36 (12.81%) Software Developer
9 35 (12.46%) ASP.NET Developer
10 33 (11.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 32 (11.39%) Applications Developer
12 24 (8.54%) Database Developer
13 22 (7.83%) Test Engineer
14 21 (7.47%) SQL Database Developer
15 20 (7.12%) Automation Engineer
15 20 (7.12%) Test Automation Engineer
15 20 (7.12%) Web Developer
16 18 (6.41%) Agile Developer
16 18 (6.41%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (77.22%) .NET
2 144 (51.25%) ASP.NET
3 82 (29.18%) .NET Framework
4 73 (25.98%) WCF
5 61 (21.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 51 (18.15%) HTML
7 44 (15.66%) Entity Framework
8 39 (13.88%) jQuery
9 33 (11.74%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (8.54%) CSS
11 20 (7.12%) REST
12 19 (6.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 19 (6.76%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 19 (6.76%) Web Services
12 19 (6.76%) XSLT
13 15 (5.34%) WPF
13 15 (5.34%) XML
14 14 (4.98%) AngularJS
15 13 (4.63%) RabbitMQ
16 12 (4.27%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (4.27%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (3.56%) Client/Server
3 10 (3.56%) User Experience
4 6 (2.14%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.78%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.42%) EFT
7 3 (1.07%) Blog
7 3 (1.07%) NHS
8 2 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.34%) Windows
2 9 (3.20%) Linux
3 1 (0.36%) Android
3 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (53.74%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (37.37%) MVC
3 41 (14.59%) Automated Testing
3 41 (14.59%) Scrum
4 40 (14.23%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (12.10%) TDD
6 32 (11.39%) E-Commerce
7 31 (11.03%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (10.68%) Continuous Delivery
8 30 (10.68%) Unit Testing
9 28 (9.96%) CRM
10 26 (9.25%) SDLC
11 23 (8.19%) BDD
11 23 (8.19%) DevOps
11 23 (8.19%) Test Management
12 21 (7.47%) Test Automation
13 20 (7.12%) ATDD
13 20 (7.12%) ETL
13 20 (7.12%) Software Engineering
13 20 (7.12%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 220 (78.29%) C#
2 163 (58.01%) SQL
3 127 (45.20%) T-SQL
4 74 (26.33%) JavaScript
5 30 (10.68%) VB.NET
6 24 (8.54%) PowerShell
7 21 (7.47%) VB
8 15 (5.34%) Java
9 13 (4.63%) PL/SQL
9 13 (4.63%) VB6
10 11 (3.91%) VBA
11 10 (3.56%) X++
12 5 (1.78%) C++
12 5 (1.78%) Python
12 5 (1.78%) XAML
13 4 (1.42%) Delphi
14 1 (0.36%) C
14 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 54 (19.22%) Degree
2 11 (3.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.85%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.78%) MCTS
5 3 (1.07%) ISEB
6 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Firmware
Vendors
1 109 (38.79%) Microsoft
2 58 (20.64%) Oracle
3 8 (2.85%) Google
4 5 (1.78%) Alteryx
4 5 (1.78%) ESRI
4 5 (1.78%) Sitecore
4 5 (1.78%) Tableau
5 4 (1.42%) Borland
6 1 (0.36%) Atmel
6 1 (0.36%) EMC
6 1 (0.36%) Epicor
6 1 (0.36%) SAP
6 1 (0.36%) Unisys
6 1 (0.36%) Xamarin
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Salary: Up to £49,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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