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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 30 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.39% 4.13% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.22% 20.00% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Median salary £34,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
9 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.25% 20.66% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 27
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield 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 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 29 May 2016, 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for 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

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 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