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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 64 63 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 172 168 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.45% 3.73% 4.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.53% 21.08% 26.59%
Number of salaries quoted 150 136 175
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
731 797 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.67% 17.68% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 638 585 599
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 £32,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +6 119 £37,500 +2.73% 8
Halifax - 14 £45,000 - 1
Bradford -13 9 £40,750 -4.11% 1
Huddersfield -8 7 £35,000 - 2
Wakefield -16 3 £41,500 +27.69% 3
Pontefract - 3 £37,500 - 1
Otley -7 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Wetherby -10 2 £45,000 +38.46%
Castleford 0 1 £32,000 +10.34% 2
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 317 (88.30%) .NET
2 278 (77.44%) C#
3 237 (66.02%) SQL
4 228 (63.51%) SQL Server
5 180 (50.14%) ASP.NET
6 172 (47.91%) HTML
7 168 (46.80%) JavaScript
8 162 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
9 139 (38.72%) MVC
10 137 (38.16%) CSS
10 137 (38.16%) XML
11 125 (34.82%) jQuery
12 120 (33.43%) Microsoft
13 102 (28.41%) T-SQL
14 96 (26.74%) .NET Framework
15 91 (25.35%) Team Foundation Server
16 84 (23.40%) Web Services
17 73 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC
18 68 (18.94%) VB
19 65 (18.11%) VB.NET
20 63 (17.55%) Oracle
21 62 (17.27%) WCF
22 59 (16.43%) HTML5
23 57 (15.88%) Software Engineering
24 54 (15.04%) SQL Server 2008
25 53 (14.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 48 (13.37%) Scrum
27 47 (13.09%) IIS
28 46 (12.81%) SharePoint
28 46 (12.81%) TDD

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 47 (13.09%) IIS
2 46 (12.81%) SharePoint
3 27 (7.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 23 (6.41%) SharePoint 2013
5 21 (5.85%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.95%) CMS
6 7 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.11%) WordPress
8 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.28%) Apache
8 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 45 (12.53%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.69%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.79%) MS Office
4 7 (1.95%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.41%) Office 365
2 6 (1.67%) SaaS
3 1 (0.28%) PaaS
3 1 (0.28%) Heroku
3 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.95%) Intranet
2 5 (1.39%) Internet
3 4 (1.11%) FTP
4 2 (0.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (63.51%) SQL Server
2 54 (15.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (14.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (9.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (7.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 22 (6.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (5.01%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (4.74%) MySQL
9 8 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.95%) PerformancePoint
10 7 (1.95%) Xcelsius
10 7 (1.95%) MS Access
10 7 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.95%) Oracle Discoverer
11 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.39%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.39%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.11%) Informix
13 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 91 (25.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (11.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 31 (8.64%) Octopus Deploy
4 21 (5.85%) Subversion
4 21 (5.85%) TortoiseSVN
5 20 (5.57%) ReSharper
6 18 (5.01%) Selenium
7 15 (4.18%) SpecFlow
8 12 (3.34%) NUnit
8 12 (3.34%) Visual Studio Team System
8 12 (3.34%) MSTest
9 4 (1.11%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.84%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (0.84%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.56%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
12 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.28%) NetBeans
General
1 35 (9.75%) Finance
2 13 (3.62%) Retail
3 11 (3.06%) Banking
4 10 (2.79%) French Language
5 8 (2.23%) Marketing
6 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.56%) Back Office
7 2 (0.56%) Legal
8 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 258 (71.87%) Developer
2 149 (41.50%) .NET Developer
3 76 (21.17%) Senior Developer
4 54 (15.04%) Analyst
5 52 (14.48%) Software Developer
6 43 (11.98%) C# Developer
7 39 (10.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 34 (9.47%) Senior .NET Developer
9 26 (7.24%) Support Analyst
10 25 (6.96%) Architect
11 23 (6.41%) SharePoint Architect
12 22 (6.13%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
12 22 (6.13%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (5.01%) Applications Developer
14 17 (4.74%) Senior Software Developer
14 17 (4.74%) .NET Applications Developer
15 16 (4.46%) Programmer
16 14 (3.90%) Graduate
17 13 (3.62%) Analyst Programmer
18 12 (3.34%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (88.30%) .NET
2 180 (50.14%) ASP.NET
3 172 (47.91%) HTML
4 137 (38.16%) CSS
4 137 (38.16%) XML
5 125 (34.82%) jQuery
6 96 (26.74%) .NET Framework
7 84 (23.40%) Web Services
8 73 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 62 (17.27%) WCF
10 59 (16.43%) HTML5
11 46 (12.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 41 (11.42%) ASP.NET Web API
12 41 (11.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 41 (11.42%) Ajax
13 39 (10.86%) KnockoutJS
14 30 (8.36%) CSS3
15 27 (7.52%) Silverlight
16 25 (6.96%) WPF
17 22 (6.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.62%) N-Tier
2 12 (3.34%) NHS
2 12 (3.34%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.51%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.95%) Mathematics
5 7 (1.95%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.67%) User Experience
7 4 (1.11%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.11%) Replication
8 3 (0.84%) Blog
8 3 (0.84%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.84%) Social Media
9 2 (0.56%) iDTV
10 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.28%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.28%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.28%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.19%) Windows
2 24 (6.69%) UNIX
3 9 (2.51%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.51%) Android
4 3 (0.84%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (45.13%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (38.72%) MVC
3 57 (15.88%) Software Engineering
4 48 (13.37%) Scrum
5 46 (12.81%) TDD
6 44 (12.26%) E-Commerce
7 35 (9.75%) OOP
7 35 (9.75%) ITIL
8 31 (8.64%) OO
8 31 (8.64%) Project Management
9 27 (7.52%) Migration
9 27 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (6.96%) Content Management
11 22 (6.13%) Unit Testing
12 20 (5.57%) Web Development
13 18 (5.01%) Automated Testing
13 18 (5.01%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (4.18%) Service Management
15 14 (3.90%) UML
16 13 (3.62%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 278 (77.44%) C#
2 237 (66.02%) SQL
3 168 (46.80%) JavaScript
4 102 (28.41%) T-SQL
5 68 (18.94%) VB
6 65 (18.11%) VB.NET
7 21 (5.85%) Java
8 18 (5.01%) PHP
9 16 (4.46%) C++
10 14 (3.90%) VB6
11 13 (3.62%) Delphi
12 11 (3.06%) XAML
13 7 (1.95%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.11%) VBA
15 3 (0.84%) C
15 3 (0.84%) X++
16 2 (0.56%) Ruby
16 2 (0.56%) XPath
16 2 (0.56%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (6.41%) Degree
2 10 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (1.11%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.11%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.11%) VCP4
5 3 (0.84%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.28%) ISEB
6 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.69%) QA
2 9 (2.51%) SLA
3 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (2.79%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 120 (33.43%) Microsoft
2 63 (17.55%) Oracle
3 11 (3.06%) Google
4 9 (2.51%) VMware
5 8 (2.23%) BT
6 7 (1.95%) Business Objects
6 7 (1.95%) SAP
7 5 (1.39%) Twitter
8 1 (0.28%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.28%) Capita
8 1 (0.28%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.28%) Sage
8 1 (0.28%) Micro Focus
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
WebAnyWhere
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Castleford
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: £36,540 per annum plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Huddersfield
University of Huddersfield
Salary: £32,576 - £36,643 p.a.
Posted: 15 days ago
Pontefract
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Wakefield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago