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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 54 66 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -32
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 203 156 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.28% 3.63% 6.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.14% 22.32% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 174 132 251
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
748 699 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.75% 16.28% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 645 570 684
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 £31,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
(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 +30 123 £40,000 +9.58% 18
Bradford -6 27 £40,000 +36.75% 1
Halifax +13 14 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Wakefield -5 10 £31,250 +0.80% 2
Wetherby -5 7 £45,000 +80.00%
Castleford +5 4 £28,500 -1.72% 2
Huddersfield -4 4 £38,750 +10.71%
Otley -7 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 302 (88.82%) .NET
2 266 (78.24%) C#
3 241 (70.88%) SQL
4 218 (64.12%) SQL Server
5 183 (53.82%) ASP.NET
6 163 (47.94%) HTML
7 159 (46.76%) JavaScript
8 154 (45.29%) Agile Software Development
9 134 (39.41%) MVC
10 125 (36.76%) CSS
11 119 (35.00%) Microsoft
12 110 (32.35%) XML
13 109 (32.06%) jQuery
14 102 (30.00%) T-SQL
15 97 (28.53%) .NET Framework
16 85 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
17 74 (21.76%) VB.NET
18 72 (21.18%) MS Excel
19 71 (20.88%) Web Services
20 64 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
21 63 (18.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 62 (18.24%) WCF
22 62 (18.24%) SQL Server 2008
23 59 (17.35%) VB
24 52 (15.29%) Oracle
25 50 (14.71%) Software Engineering
26 48 (14.12%) Scrum
26 48 (14.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
27 45 (13.24%) IIS
28 43 (12.65%) SQL Server Integration Services

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 45 (13.24%) IIS
2 36 (10.59%) SharePoint
3 21 (6.18%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (5.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (4.12%) SharePoint 2013
6 10 (2.94%) CMS
7 9 (2.65%) NServiceBus
8 7 (2.06%) WordPress
9 4 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.29%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 72 (21.18%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.71%) Photoshop
3 12 (3.53%) MS Office
4 3 (0.88%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.12%) Office 365
2 6 (1.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.76%) Intranet
2 4 (1.18%) HTTP
2 4 (1.18%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.59%) Internet
4 1 (0.29%) LDAP
4 1 (0.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (64.12%) SQL Server
2 63 (18.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 62 (18.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 43 (12.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (9.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 23 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (5.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (2.94%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.94%) MySQL
10 8 (2.35%) MS Access
11 7 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (2.06%) Oracle Discoverer
11 7 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (2.06%) PerformancePoint
11 7 (2.06%) Xcelsius
12 4 (1.18%) DTS
12 4 (1.18%) Informix
12 4 (1.18%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 85 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (10.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 25 (7.35%) Octopus Deploy
4 22 (6.47%) Selenium
5 21 (6.18%) SpecFlow
6 17 (5.00%) Subversion
7 16 (4.71%) ReSharper
8 15 (4.41%) TortoiseSVN
9 14 (4.12%) NUnit
10 11 (3.24%) MSTest
11 8 (2.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (1.18%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.88%) Toad
14 3 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
14 3 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
14 3 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
15 2 (0.59%) Cucumber
15 2 (0.59%) MSBuild
15 2 (0.59%) NSubstitute
General
1 41 (12.06%) Finance
2 12 (3.53%) French Language
3 11 (3.24%) Banking
3 11 (3.24%) Retail
4 8 (2.35%) Marketing
5 4 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.88%) Legal
7 2 (0.59%) Law
7 2 (0.59%) Front Office
7 2 (0.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 252 (74.12%) Developer
2 139 (40.88%) .NET Developer
3 64 (18.82%) Software Developer
4 59 (17.35%) Senior Developer
5 50 (14.71%) Analyst
6 28 (8.24%) Senior .NET Developer
7 25 (7.35%) C# Developer
8 24 (7.06%) Support Analyst
9 20 (5.88%) Applications Developer
10 19 (5.59%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (5.29%) Architect
12 16 (4.71%) Applications Support
12 16 (4.71%) Senior Analyst
12 16 (4.71%) Senior Software Developer
13 14 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (4.12%) Graduate
13 14 (4.12%) .NET Applications Developer
13 14 (4.12%) SharePoint Architect
14 13 (3.82%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
14 13 (3.82%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (88.82%) .NET
2 183 (53.82%) ASP.NET
3 163 (47.94%) HTML
4 125 (36.76%) CSS
5 110 (32.35%) XML
6 109 (32.06%) jQuery
7 97 (28.53%) .NET Framework
8 71 (20.88%) Web Services
9 64 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 62 (18.24%) WCF
11 48 (14.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 37 (10.88%) HTML5
12 37 (10.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 36 (10.59%) Ajax
14 30 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
15 25 (7.35%) KnockoutJS
16 23 (6.76%) NHibernate
16 23 (6.76%) WinForms
17 22 (6.47%) JSON
18 21 (6.18%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.53%) N-Tier
2 12 (3.53%) NHS
3 9 (2.65%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.35%) User Experience
5 7 (2.06%) Social Media
5 7 (2.06%) Blog
6 6 (1.76%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.76%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.18%) Replication
9 2 (0.59%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.29%) Open Source
10 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.29%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.29%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.29%) Informatics
10 1 (0.29%) DTV
10 1 (0.29%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.71%) Windows
2 18 (5.29%) UNIX
3 6 (1.76%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.76%) Android
4 2 (0.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (45.29%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (39.41%) MVC
3 50 (14.71%) Software Engineering
4 48 (14.12%) Scrum
5 41 (12.06%) ITIL
6 39 (11.47%) OO
6 39 (11.47%) E-Commerce
7 32 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (8.24%) TDD
9 25 (7.35%) OOP
10 22 (6.47%) Automated Testing
11 20 (5.88%) Web Development
11 20 (5.88%) Project Management
12 19 (5.59%) UML
12 19 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (5.29%) Migration
14 17 (5.00%) Content Management
15 15 (4.41%) Unit Testing
16 14 (4.12%) Service Management
17 13 (3.82%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 266 (78.24%) C#
2 241 (70.88%) SQL
3 159 (46.76%) JavaScript
4 102 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 74 (21.76%) VB.NET
6 59 (17.35%) VB
7 24 (7.06%) Java
8 21 (6.18%) PHP
9 16 (4.71%) VB6
10 13 (3.82%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.24%) Delphi
12 10 (2.94%) C++
13 8 (2.35%) XAML
14 7 (2.06%) VBA
15 5 (1.47%) C
16 3 (0.88%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.88%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.88%) X++
17 1 (0.29%) Ruby
17 1 (0.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (7.35%) Degree
2 5 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (1.47%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.29%) ISEB
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.29%) QA
2 11 (3.24%) SLA
3 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 119 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 52 (15.29%) Oracle
3 11 (3.24%) Google
4 8 (2.35%) VMware
5 7 (2.06%) Business Objects
5 7 (2.06%) SAP
6 3 (0.88%) Twitter
6 3 (0.88%) Remedy
7 1 (0.29%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.29%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.29%) Capita
7 1 (0.29%) EPiServer
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Castleford
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ilkley
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + fantastic benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Incommunities
Salary: From £31,160 to £34,894 per annum + 2 hours overtime each week
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car, Pension, Laptop, Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car, Pension, Laptop, Phone.
Posted: 16 days ago
Wakefield
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £26,000 per year plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago