The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 30 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.96% 2.61% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.27% 17.39% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £30,750 £32,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.65% +17.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Wakefield region.

Development Applications Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
11 23 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.19% 15.03% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 25
Average salary £32,750 £32,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.55% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Wakefield region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Wakefield

Visual Studio
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) X++
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) MVC

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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