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 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 55 78 35
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -43
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 203 163 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.54% 3.29% 5.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.76% 19.29% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 161 143 167
Average salary £40,000 £39,600 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
660 845 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.78% 17.08% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 527 682 473
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 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 May 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 22 May 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 +31 138 £40,000 +6.66% 14
Bradford +2 30 £38,000 -10.58% 5
Huddersfield +6 17 £40,000 +11.88%
Halifax +12 13 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Wakefield +4 5 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Keighley - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 327 (86.05%) .NET
2 246 (64.74%) C#
3 229 (60.26%) SQL Server
4 201 (52.89%) ASP.NET
4 201 (52.89%) SQL
5 161 (42.37%) HTML
6 158 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
7 140 (36.84%) JavaScript
8 136 (35.79%) MVC
9 135 (35.53%) CSS
10 133 (35.00%) XML
11 124 (32.63%) T-SQL
12 119 (31.32%) Microsoft
13 108 (28.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 100 (26.32%) jQuery
15 87 (22.89%) .NET Framework
16 85 (22.37%) ASP.NET MVC
17 78 (20.53%) HTML5
17 78 (20.53%) Web Services
17 78 (20.53%) SharePoint
18 61 (16.05%) Software Engineering
19 60 (15.79%) WCF
20 59 (15.53%) Entity Framework
21 55 (14.47%) Scrum
21 55 (14.47%) VB.NET
22 54 (14.21%) VB
23 50 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 48 (12.63%) Windows
25 47 (12.37%) Oracle
25 47 (12.37%) KnockoutJS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 78 (20.53%) SharePoint
2 44 (11.58%) IIS
3 34 (8.95%) SharePoint 2010
3 34 (8.95%) SharePoint 2013
4 22 (5.79%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (2.37%) SharePoint Server
5 9 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (1.32%) WordPress
7 4 (1.05%) Drupal
7 4 (1.05%) CMS
8 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.53%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.53%) Apache
9 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (8.42%) InfoPath
2 26 (6.84%) Photoshop
3 22 (5.79%) MS Excel
4 10 (2.63%) MS Office
5 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.53%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 34 (8.95%) Office 365
2 19 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.53%) SaaS
5 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.26%) Heroku
5 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.00%) Internet
2 7 (1.84%) Intranet
3 4 (1.05%) FTP
4 2 (0.53%) HTTP
4 2 (0.53%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.53%) LAN
4 2 (0.53%) WAN
4 2 (0.53%) LDAP
4 2 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (60.26%) SQL Server
2 50 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 40 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (5.79%) MySQL
7 16 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (2.11%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.79%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.53%) SQLPlus
13 1 (0.26%) MS Access
13 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 108 (28.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (9.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 19 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 15 (3.95%) NUnit
5 14 (3.68%) Subversion
6 12 (3.16%) Visual Studio Team System
6 12 (3.16%) Selenium
6 12 (3.16%) ReSharper
7 11 (2.89%) TortoiseSVN
7 11 (2.89%) SpecFlow
8 8 (2.11%) NCover
8 8 (2.11%) FxCop
8 8 (2.11%) CruiseControl
9 6 (1.58%) MSTest
10 5 (1.32%) JIRA
10 5 (1.32%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.79%) Toad
11 3 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.53%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.53%) Eclipse
General
1 36 (9.47%) Finance
2 8 (2.11%) Retail
3 6 (1.58%) Local Government
3 6 (1.58%) Marketing
4 5 (1.32%) French Language
5 3 (0.79%) Back Office
6 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.26%) Law
7 1 (0.26%) Legal
7 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 260 (68.42%) Developer
2 145 (38.16%) .NET Developer
3 76 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 43 (11.32%) C# Developer
5 39 (10.26%) Analyst
5 39 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 38 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 38 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 27 (7.11%) Architect
8 24 (6.32%) SharePoint Architect
9 23 (6.05%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
9 23 (6.05%) Solutions Architect
10 21 (5.53%) Designer
11 19 (5.00%) Programmer
12 18 (4.74%) SharePoint Designer
13 16 (4.21%) Graduate
14 15 (3.95%) Applications Developer
15 13 (3.42%) Analyst Programmer
16 12 (3.16%) Support Analyst
16 12 (3.16%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (86.05%) .NET
2 201 (52.89%) ASP.NET
3 161 (42.37%) HTML
4 135 (35.53%) CSS
5 133 (35.00%) XML
6 100 (26.32%) jQuery
7 87 (22.89%) .NET Framework
8 85 (22.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 78 (20.53%) HTML5
9 78 (20.53%) Web Services
10 60 (15.79%) WCF
11 59 (15.53%) Entity Framework
12 47 (12.37%) KnockoutJS
13 44 (11.58%) AngularJS
14 37 (9.74%) CSS3
14 37 (9.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 34 (8.95%) Ajax
15 34 (8.95%) XSLT
16 28 (7.37%) ASP.NET Web API
17 23 (6.05%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.74%) N-Tier
2 17 (4.47%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.16%) User Experience
4 11 (2.89%) Client/Server
5 10 (2.63%) NHS
6 8 (2.11%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.84%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.05%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.05%) W3C
9 3 (0.79%) Derivative
9 3 (0.79%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.79%) RIA
10 2 (0.53%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.53%) EFT
10 2 (0.53%) iDTV
11 1 (0.26%) Informatics
11 1 (0.26%) Statistics
11 1 (0.26%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.26%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 48 (12.63%) Windows
2 13 (3.42%) Android
2 13 (3.42%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (2.63%) UNIX
5 6 (1.58%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.58%) Linux
6 4 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (35.79%) MVC
3 61 (16.05%) Software Engineering
4 55 (14.47%) Scrum
5 44 (11.58%) Project Management
6 38 (10.00%) TDD
7 37 (9.74%) E-Commerce
8 32 (8.42%) Migration
9 31 (8.16%) OOP
10 27 (7.11%) Content Management
11 25 (6.58%) ITIL
12 23 (6.05%) Mentoring
13 18 (4.74%) Coaching
14 17 (4.47%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (3.95%) Automated Testing
15 15 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (3.95%) Unit Testing
15 15 (3.95%) Software Architecture
16 12 (3.16%) Product Management
16 12 (3.16%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 246 (64.74%) C#
2 201 (52.89%) SQL
3 140 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 124 (32.63%) T-SQL
5 55 (14.47%) VB.NET
6 54 (14.21%) VB
7 24 (6.32%) C++
8 20 (5.26%) Java
9 11 (2.89%) PHP
10 10 (2.63%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.84%) Delphi
12 6 (1.58%) XAML
12 6 (1.58%) VB6
13 5 (1.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 4 (1.05%) X++
15 3 (0.79%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.53%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.53%) XPath
17 1 (0.26%) Ruby
17 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (6.58%) Degree
2 18 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (4.21%) Security Cleared
4 15 (3.95%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.63%) DV Cleared
5 10 (2.63%) ISEB
6 8 (2.11%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.26%) MCTS
10 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.42%) QA
2 7 (1.84%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 10 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.32%) ISA Server
2 5 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.32%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (1.32%) SCCM
1 5 (1.32%) SCOM
2 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 119 (31.32%) Microsoft
2 47 (12.37%) Oracle
3 12 (3.16%) Sitecore
3 12 (3.16%) BT
4 5 (1.32%) VMware
5 4 (1.05%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.79%) Sage
7 2 (0.53%) Twitter
7 2 (0.53%) Kaspersky
7 2 (0.53%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.26%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.26%) Cisco
8 1 (0.26%) HP
8 1 (0.26%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.26%) Citrix
8 1 (0.26%) Talend
8 1 (0.26%) Tableau
Bradford
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Holiday, life, health
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cordant Group PLC
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £280.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 13 days ago