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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 76 53 69
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 85 156 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.23% 4.85% 3.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.41% 20.61% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 75 104 98
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
590 757 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.43% 23.52% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 540 603 454
Median salary £46,000 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% +3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Leeds

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 121 (70.35%) .NET
2 114 (66.28%) SQL Server
3 112 (65.12%) C#
4 104 (60.47%) SQL
5 94 (54.65%) Microsoft
6 89 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (36.63%) MVC
8 61 (35.47%) ASP.NET
9 59 (34.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 52 (30.23%) T-SQL
11 45 (26.16%) Scrum
12 44 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 40 (23.26%) WCF
13 40 (23.26%) MS Excel
14 37 (21.51%) Finance
15 35 (20.35%) SSDT
16 33 (19.19%) JavaScript
16 33 (19.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 33 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
17 32 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
17 32 (18.60%) HTML
18 29 (16.86%) ETL
19 28 (16.28%) Mentoring
20 26 (15.12%) PowerShell
21 25 (14.53%) VB.NET
22 23 (13.37%) CSS
22 23 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
22 23 (13.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 23 (13.37%) .NET Framework
23 21 (12.21%) ASP.NET MVC

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (6.98%) IIS
2 7 (4.07%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.49%) CMS
4 5 (2.91%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.74%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.58%) Mule
Applications
1 40 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.14%) SaaS
3 13 (7.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (66.28%) SQL Server
2 44 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (20.35%) SSDT
4 33 (19.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 32 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (13.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (9.88%) MySQL
8 16 (9.30%) Relational Database
9 12 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (5.23%) Power BI
10 9 (5.23%) PowerPivot
11 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.58%) MS Access
14 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
14 1 (0.58%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 59 (34.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (9.88%) JIRA
3 12 (6.98%) Git (software)
4 10 (5.81%) JMeter
4 10 (5.81%) LoadRunner
4 10 (5.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (5.23%) Cucumber
5 9 (5.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (5.23%) ReSharper
6 8 (4.65%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (3.49%) Gatling
7 6 (3.49%) Maven
8 4 (2.33%) Selenium
8 4 (2.33%) SpecFlow
8 4 (2.33%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.74%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.58%) Moq
10 1 (0.58%) NuGet
10 1 (0.58%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (21.51%) Finance
2 5 (2.91%) Marketing
3 4 (2.33%) Legal
4 3 (1.74%) Law
5 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.58%) Automotive
6 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 123 (71.51%) Developer
2 56 (32.56%) .NET Developer
3 44 (25.58%) SQL Developer
4 30 (17.44%) Senior Developer
5 21 (12.21%) C# Developer
6 18 (10.47%) Analyst
7 17 (9.88%) Database Developer
7 17 (9.88%) SQL Database Developer
8 15 (8.72%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (8.72%) Technical Leader
9 14 (8.14%) SQL Server Developer
10 13 (7.56%) Agile Developer
10 13 (7.56%) Senior SQL Developer
10 13 (7.56%) SSAS Developer
10 13 (7.56%) Web Developer
11 11 (6.40%) .NET Web Developer
12 10 (5.81%) Test Analyst
13 9 (5.23%) Software Developer
14 8 (4.65%) .NET Software Developer
14 8 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (70.35%) .NET
2 61 (35.47%) ASP.NET
3 40 (23.26%) WCF
4 32 (18.60%) HTML
5 23 (13.37%) .NET Framework
5 23 (13.37%) CSS
6 21 (12.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (11.63%) HTML5
8 15 (8.72%) Web Services
9 14 (8.14%) Entity Framework
10 13 (7.56%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (6.98%) Sass
12 11 (6.40%) AngularJS
12 11 (6.40%) Raphaël
12 11 (6.40%) RequireJS
13 8 (4.65%) jQuery
13 8 (4.65%) WinForms
13 8 (4.65%) XML
14 7 (4.07%) CSS3
14 7 (4.07%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.88%) User Experience
2 14 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.98%) Data Integration
4 11 (6.40%) e-Learning
5 5 (2.91%) W3C
6 4 (2.33%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.33%) Statistics
7 3 (1.74%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.16%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.58%) Blog
9 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (36.63%) MVC
3 45 (26.16%) Scrum
4 29 (16.86%) ETL
5 28 (16.28%) Mentoring
6 20 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (11.63%) Unit Testing
7 19 (11.05%) Web Development
8 16 (9.30%) Front End Development
9 15 (8.72%) Software Engineering
10 13 (7.56%) DevOps
10 13 (7.56%) High Availability
11 12 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (6.98%) SDLC
11 12 (6.98%) Security Architecture
12 10 (5.81%) SOA
13 9 (5.23%) E-Commerce
14 8 (4.65%) BDD
14 8 (4.65%) ERP
15 7 (4.07%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 112 (65.12%) C#
2 104 (60.47%) SQL
3 52 (30.23%) T-SQL
4 33 (19.19%) JavaScript
5 26 (15.12%) PowerShell
6 25 (14.53%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.07%) Scala
8 5 (2.91%) VB
8 5 (2.91%) VB6
9 2 (1.16%) Java
9 2 (1.16%) VBA
10 1 (0.58%) C
10 1 (0.58%) F#
10 1 (0.58%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 23 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (5.81%) Degree
3 9 (5.23%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.65%) ISEB
5 4 (2.33%) MCITP
5 4 (2.33%) MCTS
5 4 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.47%) QA
2 5 (2.91%) WCAG
3 4 (2.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 94 (54.65%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.21%) Oracle
3 5 (2.91%) Adobe
3 5 (2.91%) EPiServer
3 5 (2.91%) OpenText
3 5 (2.91%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (0.58%) Remedy
5 1 (0.58%) Twitter
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