The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 62 65 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -27
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 177 167 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.79% 3.85% 6.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.07% 22.33% 32.81%
Number of salaries quoted 155 141 236
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 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,625 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.00% -
Visual Studio
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 West Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
706 748 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.10% 17.24% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 625 570 673
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +30 124 £37,500 +2.73% 22
Halifax +8 12 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Bradford -17 10 £36,500 +12.30%
Huddersfield -2 8 £35,000 - 4
Wakefield -8 4 £36,750 +13.07% 2
Castleford +1 3 £22,250 -23.27% 2
Wetherby - 3 £45,000 -
Otley -10 2 £40,000 - 2
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 319 (88.37%) .NET
2 285 (78.95%) C#
3 242 (67.04%) SQL
4 231 (63.99%) SQL Server
5 189 (52.35%) ASP.NET
6 171 (47.37%) HTML
7 170 (47.09%) JavaScript
8 166 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
9 146 (40.44%) MVC
10 130 (36.01%) CSS
11 129 (35.73%) Microsoft
12 120 (33.24%) XML
13 118 (32.69%) jQuery
14 104 (28.81%) .NET Framework
15 96 (26.59%) T-SQL
16 87 (24.10%) Team Foundation Server
17 73 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
17 73 (20.22%) Web Services
18 69 (19.11%) VB.NET
19 66 (18.28%) SQL Server 2008
20 64 (17.73%) WCF
21 63 (17.45%) VB
22 61 (16.90%) Oracle
23 60 (16.62%) MS Excel
24 58 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 53 (14.68%) Software Engineering
26 49 (13.57%) IIS
26 49 (13.57%) Scrum
27 45 (12.47%) HTML5
28 44 (12.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 49 (13.57%) IIS
2 44 (12.19%) SharePoint
3 23 (6.37%) BizTalk Server
4 22 (6.09%) SharePoint 2010
5 18 (4.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (2.77%) CMS
7 7 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.39%) WordPress
9 4 (1.11%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 60 (16.62%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.99%) Photoshop
3 13 (3.60%) MS Office
4 3 (0.83%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.99%) Office 365
2 6 (1.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.22%) Intranet
2 5 (1.39%) FTP
3 4 (1.11%) Internet
4 2 (0.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (63.99%) SQL Server
2 66 (18.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 58 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (9.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (7.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (3.60%) MySQL
8 8 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.22%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.94%) PerformancePoint
9 7 (1.94%) Xcelsius
9 7 (1.94%) MS Access
9 7 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
9 7 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (1.94%) Oracle Discoverer
10 4 (1.11%) Informix
11 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.55%) DTS
Development Applications
1 87 (24.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 27 (7.48%) Octopus Deploy
4 20 (5.54%) Subversion
5 19 (5.26%) Selenium
6 18 (4.99%) TortoiseSVN
7 17 (4.71%) NUnit
8 16 (4.43%) SpecFlow
9 15 (4.16%) ReSharper
10 14 (3.88%) MSTest
11 7 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (1.11%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (0.83%) MSBuild
13 3 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (0.83%) Toad
13 3 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
13 3 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
14 2 (0.55%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.55%) NSubstitute
General
1 38 (10.53%) Finance
2 14 (3.88%) Retail
3 11 (3.05%) Banking
4 10 (2.77%) French Language
5 9 (2.49%) Marketing
6 4 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.55%) Back Office
8 1 (0.28%) Law
8 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 260 (72.02%) Developer
2 147 (40.72%) .NET Developer
3 64 (17.73%) Senior Developer
4 61 (16.90%) Software Developer
5 51 (14.13%) Analyst
6 33 (9.14%) C# Developer
7 30 (8.31%) Senior .NET Developer
8 29 (8.03%) C# .NET Developer
9 22 (6.09%) Support Analyst
9 22 (6.09%) Applications Developer
10 21 (5.82%) Architect
11 18 (4.99%) SharePoint Architect
11 18 (4.99%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (4.71%) Graduate
12 17 (4.71%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
13 16 (4.43%) Senior Software Developer
13 16 (4.43%) .NET Applications Developer
14 15 (4.16%) Programmer
15 14 (3.88%) Senior Analyst
16 13 (3.60%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 319 (88.37%) .NET
2 189 (52.35%) ASP.NET
3 171 (47.37%) HTML
4 130 (36.01%) CSS
5 120 (33.24%) XML
6 118 (32.69%) jQuery
7 104 (28.81%) .NET Framework
8 73 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 73 (20.22%) Web Services
9 64 (17.73%) WCF
10 45 (12.47%) HTML5
11 44 (12.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 44 (12.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 41 (11.36%) Ajax
13 32 (8.86%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (8.03%) KnockoutJS
15 25 (6.93%) NHibernate
15 25 (6.93%) WinForms
16 24 (6.65%) XHTML
16 24 (6.65%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.60%) NHS
2 12 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.05%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.77%) N-Tier
5 9 (2.49%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.22%) User Experience
7 7 (1.94%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.94%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.66%) Blog
8 6 (1.66%) Social Media
9 4 (1.11%) Replication
10 3 (0.83%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.55%) iDTV
11 2 (0.55%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.28%) Informatics
12 1 (0.28%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 35 (9.70%) Windows
2 25 (6.93%) UNIX
3 6 (1.66%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.66%) Android
4 3 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (40.44%) MVC
3 53 (14.68%) Software Engineering
4 49 (13.57%) Scrum
5 41 (11.36%) OO
6 40 (11.08%) ITIL
6 40 (11.08%) E-Commerce
7 37 (10.25%) TDD
8 29 (8.03%) OOP
9 27 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (6.65%) Project Management
11 23 (6.37%) Migration
12 20 (5.54%) Automated Testing
12 20 (5.54%) Content Management
13 19 (5.26%) Unit Testing
13 19 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (4.99%) UML
14 18 (4.99%) Web Development
15 14 (3.88%) Service Management
16 13 (3.60%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 285 (78.95%) C#
2 242 (67.04%) SQL
3 170 (47.09%) JavaScript
4 96 (26.59%) T-SQL
5 69 (19.11%) VB.NET
6 63 (17.45%) VB
7 23 (6.37%) Java
8 18 (4.99%) PHP
9 16 (4.43%) VB6
10 14 (3.88%) Delphi
11 13 (3.60%) C++
12 11 (3.05%) PowerShell
13 9 (2.49%) XAML
14 5 (1.39%) VBA
15 4 (1.11%) C
16 3 (0.83%) X++
16 3 (0.83%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.55%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.55%) XPath
18 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (6.37%) Degree
2 8 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.11%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.28%) ISEB
4 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.54%) QA
2 10 (2.77%) SLA
3 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (2.77%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 129 (35.73%) Microsoft
2 61 (16.90%) Oracle
3 11 (3.05%) Google
4 9 (2.49%) VMware
5 8 (2.22%) BT
6 7 (1.94%) SAP
6 7 (1.94%) Business Objects
7 5 (1.39%) Twitter
8 3 (0.83%) Remedy
9 1 (0.28%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.28%) Capita
9 1 (0.28%) Cognizant
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
RecruitX
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + DOE
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Otley, West Yorkshire
The Developer Portal
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + fantastic benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Dataphiles Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 24 days ago