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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 60 70 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -33
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 177 179 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.75% 3.55% 5.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.22% 20.53% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 135 149 167
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
675 872 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.32% 17.28% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 542 679 525
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 1 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 1 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 +13 122 £40,000 +9.58% 15
Bradford -8 15 £41,500 -2.35% 3
Halifax +20 13 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Huddersfield +6 11 £40,000 +15.94% 2
Wakefield 0 4 £32,250 +17.27% 1
Pontefract - 3 £37,500 -
Castleford +6 1 £32,000 -1.53%
Keighley - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 303 (85.59%) .NET
2 235 (66.38%) C#
3 209 (59.04%) SQL Server
4 201 (56.78%) SQL
5 181 (51.13%) ASP.NET
6 159 (44.92%) HTML
7 145 (40.96%) JavaScript
8 144 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
9 138 (38.98%) XML
10 132 (37.29%) CSS
11 123 (34.75%) MVC
12 114 (32.20%) Microsoft
13 106 (29.94%) T-SQL
13 106 (29.94%) jQuery
14 92 (25.99%) Team Foundation Server
15 81 (22.88%) Web Services
15 81 (22.88%) .NET Framework
16 75 (21.19%) ASP.NET MVC
17 71 (20.06%) HTML5
18 64 (18.08%) SharePoint
19 62 (17.51%) Software Engineering
20 60 (16.95%) WCF
21 56 (15.82%) VB.NET
22 51 (14.41%) VB
23 49 (13.84%) Oracle
24 48 (13.56%) Entity Framework
25 47 (13.28%) IIS
25 47 (13.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 47 (13.28%) Scrum
26 46 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 64 (18.08%) SharePoint
2 47 (13.28%) IIS
3 32 (9.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 31 (8.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 26 (7.34%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.56%) CMS
7 2 (0.56%) Apache
7 2 (0.56%) WordPress
8 1 (0.28%) Drupal
8 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 26 (7.34%) Photoshop
3 24 (6.78%) InfoPath
4 9 (2.54%) MS Office
5 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.76%) Office 365
2 10 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) PaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Heroku
4 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.52%) Internet
2 7 (1.98%) Intranet
3 4 (1.13%) FTP
4 2 (0.56%) LDAP
4 2 (0.56%) HTTP
4 2 (0.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (59.04%) SQL Server
2 47 (13.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 46 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (9.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (6.21%) MySQL
6 21 (5.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (4.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.69%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.56%) Oracle Discoverer
13 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.56%) PerformancePoint
13 2 (0.56%) Xcelsius
13 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 92 (25.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (10.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 21 (5.93%) Octopus Deploy
4 17 (4.80%) Subversion
5 14 (3.95%) NUnit
5 14 (3.95%) TortoiseSVN
6 13 (3.67%) Selenium
6 13 (3.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 13 (3.67%) ReSharper
7 11 (3.11%) SpecFlow
8 8 (2.26%) MSTest
9 6 (1.69%) CruiseControl
9 6 (1.69%) NCover
9 6 (1.69%) FxCop
10 5 (1.41%) JIRA
11 4 (1.13%) Git (software)
12 3 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.85%) Toad
13 2 (0.56%) Eclipse
General
1 35 (9.89%) Finance
2 10 (2.82%) Retail
3 8 (2.26%) French Language
4 7 (1.98%) Marketing
5 4 (1.13%) Local Government
6 3 (0.85%) Back Office
7 2 (0.56%) Banking
7 2 (0.56%) Law
7 2 (0.56%) Legal
7 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 232 (65.54%) Developer
2 130 (36.72%) .NET Developer
3 72 (20.34%) Senior Developer
4 50 (14.12%) Analyst
5 42 (11.86%) C# Developer
6 39 (11.02%) Software Developer
6 39 (11.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 35 (9.89%) Senior .NET Developer
8 27 (7.63%) Architect
9 24 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
9 24 (6.78%) SharePoint Architect
9 24 (6.78%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
10 19 (5.37%) Support Analyst
11 18 (5.08%) Programmer
12 15 (4.24%) Designer
12 15 (4.24%) Graduate
13 14 (3.95%) Analyst Programmer
14 13 (3.67%) SharePoint Designer
14 13 (3.67%) Applications Developer
15 12 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (85.59%) .NET
2 181 (51.13%) ASP.NET
3 159 (44.92%) HTML
4 138 (38.98%) XML
5 132 (37.29%) CSS
6 106 (29.94%) jQuery
7 81 (22.88%) Web Services
7 81 (22.88%) .NET Framework
8 75 (21.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 71 (20.06%) HTML5
10 60 (16.95%) WCF
11 48 (13.56%) Entity Framework
12 38 (10.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 37 (10.45%) KnockoutJS
14 35 (9.89%) CSS3
14 35 (9.89%) Ajax
15 32 (9.04%) AngularJS
16 31 (8.76%) ASP.NET Web API
17 30 (8.47%) XSLT
18 23 (6.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.80%) Management Information System
2 15 (4.24%) N-Tier
3 10 (2.82%) NHS
4 9 (2.54%) Mathematics
4 9 (2.54%) User Experience
4 9 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.54%) Client/Server
5 8 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.41%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.85%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.85%) Derivative
8 2 (0.56%) iDTV
8 2 (0.56%) EFT
8 2 (0.56%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.28%) Open Source
9 1 (0.28%) W3C
9 1 (0.28%) GIS
9 1 (0.28%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.28%) Statistics
9 1 (0.28%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 37 (10.45%) Windows
2 13 (3.67%) Android
2 13 (3.67%) Apple iOS
3 12 (3.39%) UNIX
4 5 (1.41%) Linux
5 3 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (34.75%) MVC
3 62 (17.51%) Software Engineering
4 47 (13.28%) Scrum
5 41 (11.58%) Project Management
6 40 (11.30%) TDD
7 33 (9.32%) E-Commerce
8 31 (8.76%) ITIL
8 31 (8.76%) OOP
9 30 (8.47%) Migration
10 27 (7.63%) Content Management
11 18 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (4.52%) Automated Testing
12 16 (4.52%) Unit Testing
13 15 (4.24%) Service Management
14 14 (3.95%) OO
14 14 (3.95%) Test Scripting
14 14 (3.95%) Mentoring
15 13 (3.67%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (3.39%) UML
Programming Languages
1 235 (66.38%) C#
2 201 (56.78%) SQL
3 145 (40.96%) JavaScript
4 106 (29.94%) T-SQL
5 56 (15.82%) VB.NET
6 51 (14.41%) VB
7 25 (7.06%) C++
8 22 (6.21%) Java
9 13 (3.67%) PHP
10 10 (2.82%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.54%) Delphi
12 8 (2.26%) XAML
13 6 (1.69%) VB6
14 3 (0.85%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.85%) X++
15 2 (0.56%) XPath
15 2 (0.56%) Ruby
15 2 (0.56%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 1 (0.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (6.78%) Degree
2 17 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.11%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.54%) ISEB
6 7 (1.98%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.69%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (1.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.28%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.76%) QA
2 5 (1.41%) SLA
3 4 (1.13%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 10 (2.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.41%) UAG
3 5 (1.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.41%) SCCM
1 5 (1.41%) SCOM
2 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 114 (32.20%) Microsoft
2 49 (13.84%) Oracle
3 12 (3.39%) BT
4 7 (1.98%) VMware
5 4 (1.13%) Business Objects
6 3 (0.85%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.85%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.56%) Google
7 2 (0.56%) SAP
7 2 (0.56%) Twitter
8 1 (0.28%) Tableau
8 1 (0.28%) Talend
8 1 (0.28%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.28%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.28%) Sage
8 1 (0.28%) Citrix
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco
8 1 (0.28%) HP
Wetherby
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cordant Group PLC
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and free parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 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
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £33527 per annum + Excellent Pension and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Technical Prospects
Salary: Competitive Basic Salary plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago