The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 67 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 194 204 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.78% 5.25% 4.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.72% 30.68% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 162 161 167
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
893 665 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.39% 17.10% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 686 529 485
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -19 129 £36,500 +10.60% 20
Bradford -7 15 £42,500 +49.12% 3
Halifax -15 12 £44,000 +46.66% 4
Huddersfield -10 7 £34,000 +19.29% 1
Castleford -2 3 £29,000 - 1
Wetherby - 3 £33,750 -
Wakefield +5 1 £27,500 -29.03%
Dewsbury +3 1 - -
Otley - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 303 (84.64%) .NET
2 281 (78.49%) C#
3 251 (70.11%) SQL Server
4 207 (57.82%) ASP.NET
5 177 (49.44%) SQL
6 157 (43.85%) Microsoft
7 129 (36.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 123 (34.36%) T-SQL
9 115 (32.12%) JavaScript
10 112 (31.28%) HTML
10 112 (31.28%) Agile Software Development
11 107 (29.89%) .NET Framework
12 106 (29.61%) CSS
13 105 (29.33%) MVC
14 100 (27.93%) jQuery
15 97 (27.09%) SQL Server 2008
16 96 (26.82%) WCF
17 91 (25.42%) MS Excel
18 87 (24.30%) Windows
19 81 (22.63%) VB.NET
20 80 (22.35%) WinForms
21 65 (18.16%) SQL Server 2005
22 64 (17.88%) Web Services
23 63 (17.60%) OO
24 55 (15.36%) ASP.NET MVC
25 52 (14.53%) XML
26 50 (13.97%) Ajax
27 47 (13.13%) IIS
28 46 (12.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 43 (12.01%) LINQ

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 47 (13.13%) IIS
2 43 (12.01%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (3.91%) MS Exchange
4 13 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (3.63%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.96%) CMS
6 4 (1.12%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.56%) Tuxedo
7 2 (0.56%) Apache
7 2 (0.56%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 91 (25.42%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.87%) Photoshop
3 12 (3.35%) MS Office
4 4 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.84%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.28%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.47%) FTP
2 8 (2.23%) HTTP
3 5 (1.40%) Intranet
3 5 (1.40%) Internet
4 4 (1.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (70.11%) SQL Server
2 97 (27.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 65 (18.16%) SQL Server 2005
4 46 (12.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (6.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (5.59%) MySQL
7 14 (3.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (3.63%) MS Access
9 7 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.40%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.40%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.40%) OLAP
11 3 (0.84%) DTS
12 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.56%) SQLite
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 129 (36.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (2.51%) Selenium
2 9 (2.51%) MSTest
3 8 (2.23%) NUnit
3 8 (2.23%) Dreamweaver
4 7 (1.96%) SoapUI
4 7 (1.96%) Eclipse
5 6 (1.68%) MorphX
5 6 (1.68%) Rational Application Developer
5 6 (1.68%) SpecFlow
5 6 (1.68%) FitNesse
6 4 (1.12%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.56%) Toad
8 2 (0.56%) JDeveloper
8 2 (0.56%) Moq
9 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.28%) ERwin
General
1 37 (10.34%) Finance
2 18 (5.03%) Legal
3 12 (3.35%) Retail
4 6 (1.68%) Banking
5 5 (1.40%) Marketing
6 2 (0.56%) Automotive
6 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.28%) Military
7 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 280 (78.21%) Developer
2 146 (40.78%) .NET Developer
3 63 (17.60%) Senior Developer
4 60 (16.76%) Software Developer
5 59 (16.48%) C# Developer
6 44 (12.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 36 (10.06%) Senior .NET Developer
8 26 (7.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (6.42%) Junior Developer
9 23 (6.42%) Junior
10 21 (5.87%) Analyst
11 20 (5.59%) Web Developer
11 20 (5.59%) Lead Developer
11 20 (5.59%) VB.NET Developer
12 19 (5.31%) SQL Developer
12 19 (5.31%) Senior C# Developer
13 12 (3.35%) Graduate
13 12 (3.35%) Graduate Developer
14 11 (3.07%) Graduate Software Developer
14 11 (3.07%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (84.64%) .NET
2 207 (57.82%) ASP.NET
3 112 (31.28%) HTML
4 107 (29.89%) .NET Framework
5 106 (29.61%) CSS
6 100 (27.93%) jQuery
7 96 (26.82%) WCF
8 80 (22.35%) WinForms
9 64 (17.88%) Web Services
10 55 (15.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 52 (14.53%) XML
12 50 (13.97%) Ajax
13 43 (12.01%) LINQ
14 42 (11.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 39 (10.89%) HTML5
16 36 (10.06%) WPF
17 26 (7.26%) Silverlight
18 21 (5.87%) JSON
19 20 (5.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 19 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.50%) NHS
1 34 (9.50%) DTV
2 14 (3.91%) Equities
3 12 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.23%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.23%) Client/Server
5 7 (1.96%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.12%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.12%) Social Media
7 3 (0.84%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.84%) Informatics
8 2 (0.56%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.56%) iPhone
9 1 (0.28%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.28%) iSeries
9 1 (0.28%) EPoS
9 1 (0.28%) EFTPOS
9 1 (0.28%) BBC
9 1 (0.28%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.28%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 87 (24.30%) Windows
2 14 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (1.68%) Windows 8
4 6 (1.68%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.40%) Android
6 4 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.28%) UNIX
7 1 (0.28%) AIX
7 1 (0.28%) Linux
7 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (31.28%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (29.33%) MVC
3 63 (17.60%) OO
4 37 (10.34%) Software Engineering
4 37 (10.34%) Web Development
4 37 (10.34%) Scrum
5 30 (8.38%) Project Management
6 22 (6.15%) Test Automation
7 21 (5.87%) Root Cause Analysis
8 20 (5.59%) Web Application Development
9 15 (4.19%) Data Management
9 15 (4.19%) OOP
10 14 (3.91%) Waterfall
11 13 (3.63%) Workflow
11 13 (3.63%) E-Commerce
12 12 (3.35%) OOD
12 12 (3.35%) Master Data Management
13 11 (3.07%) Unit Testing
14 10 (2.79%) Web Design
14 10 (2.79%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 281 (78.49%) C#
2 177 (49.44%) SQL
3 123 (34.36%) T-SQL
4 115 (32.12%) JavaScript
5 81 (22.63%) VB.NET
6 26 (7.26%) VB
7 19 (5.31%) C++
8 18 (5.03%) PHP
9 16 (4.47%) XAML
10 15 (4.19%) VBA
11 13 (3.63%) Java
12 9 (2.51%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.96%) X++
14 6 (1.68%) VB6
14 6 (1.68%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 3 (0.84%) COBOL
16 2 (0.56%) VBScript
17 1 (0.28%) RPG
Qualifications
1 19 (5.31%) Degree
2 10 (2.79%) ISEB
2 10 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.51%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.23%) MCAD
4 8 (2.23%) MCSD
5 2 (0.56%) MCTS
6 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.26%) QA
2 8 (2.23%) WCAG
3 2 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.84%) NFS
3 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Puppet
1 1 (0.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 157 (43.85%) Microsoft
2 41 (11.45%) Oracle
3 17 (4.75%) Adobe
4 16 (4.47%) VMware
5 4 (1.12%) Red Gate
6 3 (0.84%) NetApp
6 3 (0.84%) CODA
6 3 (0.84%) Micro Focus
6 3 (0.84%) Infragistics
6 3 (0.84%) Google
7 2 (0.56%) Capita
7 2 (0.56%) IBM
7 2 (0.56%) Twitter
8 1 (0.28%) Typemock
8 1 (0.28%) Blackboard
8 1 (0.28%) Ektron
8 1 (0.28%) CA
8 1 (0.28%) Sage
8 1 (0.28%) Percussion
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £19000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + pension + healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent dep on exp plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago