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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 102 48 65
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 84 128 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.21% 4.84% 3.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.25% 28.57% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 73 115 88
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
517 448 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.57% 16.94% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 403 379 352
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Leeds

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 143 (86.14%) .NET
2 132 (79.52%) C#
3 114 (68.67%) ASP.NET
4 112 (67.47%) SQL
5 110 (66.27%) SQL Server
6 82 (49.40%) MVC
7 76 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
8 71 (42.77%) HTML
9 70 (42.17%) JavaScript
10 62 (37.35%) Microsoft
11 57 (34.34%) CSS
12 56 (33.73%) Team Foundation Server
13 54 (32.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 52 (31.33%) jQuery
14 52 (31.33%) T-SQL
15 50 (30.12%) MS Excel
16 40 (24.10%) VB.NET
17 37 (22.29%) WCF
18 35 (21.08%) .NET Framework
19 33 (19.88%) SQL Server 2008
20 32 (19.28%) Software Engineering
20 32 (19.28%) Web Services
21 30 (18.07%) Degree
22 28 (16.87%) XML
23 22 (13.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
24 21 (12.65%) SpecFlow
24 21 (12.65%) Scrum
24 21 (12.65%) E-Commerce
25 20 (12.05%) Windows
25 20 (12.05%) Oracle

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (6.63%) IIS
2 9 (5.42%) NServiceBus
3 7 (4.22%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.20%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.20%) CMS
5 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.60%) WordPress
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 50 (30.12%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.61%) MS Office
3 5 (3.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.20%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.42%) HTTP
2 6 (3.61%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.61%) HTTPS
3 4 (2.41%) SCCP
4 3 (1.81%) Internet
5 2 (1.20%) FTP
6 1 (0.60%) LAN
6 1 (0.60%) WAN
6 1 (0.60%) Intranet
6 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (66.27%) SQL Server
2 33 (19.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (12.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (10.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (8.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (5.42%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.41%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.41%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.81%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.20%) DTS
11 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 56 (33.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (12.65%) SpecFlow
3 20 (12.05%) Octopus Deploy
4 16 (9.64%) ReSharper
5 10 (6.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (6.02%) Selenium
6 8 (4.82%) NUnit
7 4 (2.41%) NetBeans
7 4 (2.41%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (2.41%) CA Gen
7 4 (2.41%) MSTest
8 3 (1.81%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (1.81%) Toad
8 3 (1.81%) Subversion
9 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.20%) Moq
9 2 (1.20%) NSubstitute
10 1 (0.60%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (0.60%) ERwin
10 1 (0.60%) JIRA
General
1 18 (10.84%) Finance
2 5 (3.01%) Banking
3 4 (2.41%) French Language
4 3 (1.81%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.20%) Front Office
5 2 (1.20%) Marketing
6 1 (0.60%) Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 126 (75.90%) Developer
2 71 (42.77%) .NET Developer
3 28 (16.87%) Software Developer
4 24 (14.46%) Senior Developer
5 15 (9.04%) Analyst
5 15 (9.04%) C# Developer
5 15 (9.04%) Senior .NET Developer
6 13 (7.83%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (7.83%) Software Engineer
6 13 (7.83%) Graduate
7 12 (7.23%) Applications Developer
8 10 (6.02%) Web Developer
9 9 (5.42%) Architect
9 9 (5.42%) Support Analyst
9 9 (5.42%) Applications Support
9 9 (5.42%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (4.82%) Graduate Developer
10 8 (4.82%) .NET Applications Developer
11 7 (4.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.22%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (86.14%) .NET
2 114 (68.67%) ASP.NET
3 71 (42.77%) HTML
4 57 (34.34%) CSS
5 54 (32.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (31.33%) jQuery
7 37 (22.29%) WCF
8 35 (21.08%) .NET Framework
9 32 (19.28%) Web Services
10 28 (16.87%) XML
11 22 (13.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 19 (11.45%) WinForms
13 17 (10.24%) KnockoutJS
14 16 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (7.83%) NHibernate
16 12 (7.23%) HTML5
17 11 (6.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 11 (6.63%) JSON
17 11 (6.63%) Ajax
18 10 (6.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.23%) NHS
1 12 (7.23%) Computer Science
2 11 (6.63%) DTV
3 7 (4.22%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.81%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.20%) Social Media
6 2 (1.20%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.20%) Blog
6 2 (1.20%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.20%) iSeries
7 1 (0.60%) BBC
7 1 (0.60%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.60%) VLE
7 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.05%) Windows
2 6 (3.61%) UNIX
3 5 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.41%) Linux
5 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.20%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (49.40%) MVC
2 76 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (19.28%) Software Engineering
4 21 (12.65%) Scrum
4 21 (12.65%) E-Commerce
5 18 (10.84%) Automated Testing
6 17 (10.24%) OO
7 16 (9.64%) ITIL
8 15 (9.04%) TDD
9 13 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (6.02%) UML
10 10 (6.02%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.42%) Migration
12 8 (4.82%) CRM
12 8 (4.82%) Web Application Development
12 8 (4.82%) Web Development
13 7 (4.22%) IT Governance
13 7 (4.22%) B2B
13 7 (4.22%) B2C
13 7 (4.22%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 132 (79.52%) C#
2 112 (67.47%) SQL
3 70 (42.17%) JavaScript
4 52 (31.33%) T-SQL
5 40 (24.10%) VB.NET
6 16 (9.64%) Java
7 9 (5.42%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.01%) C++
8 5 (3.01%) VB
9 4 (2.41%) PHP
10 3 (1.81%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.81%) Delphi
10 3 (1.81%) VB6
11 2 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (18.07%) Degree
2 4 (2.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.20%) ISEB
4 2 (1.20%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.60%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.02%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.01%) NFS
2 4 (2.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 62 (37.35%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.05%) Oracle
3 5 (3.01%) CA
3 5 (3.01%) NetApp
4 4 (2.41%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.41%) JBoss
4 4 (2.41%) Typemock
4 4 (2.41%) Red Gate
4 4 (2.41%) HP
5 3 (1.81%) Remedy
5 3 (1.81%) Adobe
6 2 (1.20%) IBM
6 2 (1.20%) Sage
7 1 (0.60%) Sony
7 1 (0.60%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.60%) Kaspersky
7 1 (0.60%) Blackboard
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds 19
EMIS
Salary: £24,000 to £35,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £36,540
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Kent County Council
Salary: £36,808 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Kent County Council
Salary: £27,223 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 26 days ago