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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 25 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.17% 0.81% 2.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 3.45% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
25 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.83% 23.39% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 14
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £36,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) TortoiseSVN
4 3 (37.50%) Subversion
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) OOP
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (25.00%) CRUD
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 1 (12.50%) Moq
6 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 1 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
6 1 (12.50%) Android Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (12.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) TortoiseSVN
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Moq
2 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 1 (12.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (12.50%) WinForms
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) CRUD
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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