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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 55 96 57
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -39
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 208 126 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.45% 2.60% 4.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.38% 19.38% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 171 109 136
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,050 £45,000
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
733 650 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.69% 13.39% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 580 520 466
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +40 130 £42,500 +21.42% 11
Bradford +2 28 £34,000 +13.33% 2
Halifax +14 15 £40,000 -13.51%
Huddersfield +6 15 £50,000 -
Wakefield +15 6 £34,000 +4.61%
Pudsey - 4 £35,000 -
Wetherby -1 2 £33,500 -16.25%
Castleford -2 1 £35,000 +34.61%
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 384 (86.88%) .NET
2 291 (65.84%) C#
3 272 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 245 (55.43%) SQL
5 241 (54.52%) ASP.NET
6 175 (39.59%) T-SQL
7 171 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
8 159 (35.97%) Team Foundation Server
9 140 (31.67%) MVC
10 136 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 136 (30.77%) HTML
11 130 (29.41%) CSS
12 110 (24.89%) JavaScript
13 94 (21.27%) XML
14 89 (20.14%) ASP.NET MVC
15 87 (19.68%) Web Services
16 77 (17.42%) Scrum
16 77 (17.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 76 (17.19%) SharePoint
18 75 (16.97%) .NET Framework
18 75 (16.97%) jQuery
19 74 (16.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 72 (16.29%) Software Engineering
21 71 (16.06%) Entity Framework
22 69 (15.61%) AngularJS
23 65 (14.71%) HTML5
24 56 (12.67%) SQL Server 2008
24 56 (12.67%) SQL Server 2012
24 56 (12.67%) KnockoutJS
24 56 (12.67%) WCF

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 76 (17.19%) SharePoint
2 28 (6.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 27 (6.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 27 (6.11%) IIS
4 17 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
5 15 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (2.71%) CMS
7 8 (1.81%) Drupal
7 8 (1.81%) WordPress
8 4 (0.90%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.45%) Apache
9 2 (0.45%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.45%) Kentico
9 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (7.47%) InfoPath
2 30 (6.79%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.49%) MS Office
4 10 (2.26%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.45%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 38 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (6.33%) Office 365
3 26 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.30%) Internet
2 9 (2.04%) Intranet
3 2 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.45%) LAN
3 2 (0.45%) WAN
3 2 (0.45%) HTTP
3 2 (0.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 77 (17.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 74 (16.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 56 (12.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 56 (12.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 36 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (6.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (5.43%) MySQL
8 15 (3.39%) Relational Database
9 14 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (1.81%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.58%) DTS
12 4 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (0.90%) SQLPlus
13 2 (0.45%) PerformancePoint
13 2 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.45%) MS Access
13 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 159 (35.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (7.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 21 (4.75%) NUnit
4 19 (4.30%) Subversion
5 15 (3.39%) Git (software)
6 14 (3.17%) Visual Studio Team System
7 12 (2.71%) Mercurial
7 12 (2.71%) MSTest
8 8 (1.81%) NCover
8 8 (1.81%) FxCop
8 8 (1.81%) CruiseControl
9 6 (1.36%) JIRA
9 6 (1.36%) Toad
9 6 (1.36%) Selenium
10 4 (0.90%) TortoiseSVN
10 4 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 2 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.23%) Moq
General
1 39 (8.82%) Finance
2 7 (1.58%) Back Office
3 6 (1.36%) Manufacturing
3 6 (1.36%) Local Government
3 6 (1.36%) Marketing
4 5 (1.13%) Legal
5 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (0.68%) Retail
6 2 (0.45%) Law
7 1 (0.23%) Electronics
7 1 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 299 (67.65%) Developer
2 147 (33.26%) .NET Developer
3 70 (15.84%) Senior Developer
4 43 (9.73%) Software Developer
5 35 (7.92%) Analyst
6 33 (7.47%) C# Developer
6 33 (7.47%) Designer
7 30 (6.79%) Senior .NET Developer
8 24 (5.43%) Software Engineer
9 23 (5.20%) SharePoint Developer
10 21 (4.75%) SharePoint Designer
11 19 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (4.30%) Senior Software Developer
12 17 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
13 16 (3.62%) DBA
13 16 (3.62%) Test Analyst
14 14 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
14 14 (3.17%) Team Leader
14 14 (3.17%) .NET Software Engineer
15 13 (2.94%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (86.88%) .NET
2 241 (54.52%) ASP.NET
3 136 (30.77%) HTML
4 130 (29.41%) CSS
5 94 (21.27%) XML
6 89 (20.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 87 (19.68%) Web Services
8 75 (16.97%) jQuery
8 75 (16.97%) .NET Framework
9 71 (16.06%) Entity Framework
10 69 (15.61%) AngularJS
11 65 (14.71%) HTML5
12 56 (12.67%) WCF
12 56 (12.67%) KnockoutJS
13 34 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 34 (7.69%) CSS3
13 34 (7.69%) WPF
14 33 (7.47%) WinForms
15 32 (7.24%) RabbitMQ
16 30 (6.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (3.85%) User Experience
2 16 (3.62%) Client/Server
3 14 (3.17%) N-Tier
4 13 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.81%) W3C
5 8 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.58%) RIA
7 5 (1.13%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (0.68%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.45%) Derivative
9 2 (0.45%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.45%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.45%) EFT
10 1 (0.23%) NHS
10 1 (0.23%) GIS
10 1 (0.23%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.23%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.86%) Windows
2 26 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (2.26%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.26%) Android
4 9 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (2.04%) Linux
5 8 (1.81%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (31.67%) MVC
3 77 (17.42%) Scrum
4 72 (16.29%) Software Engineering
5 54 (12.22%) E-Commerce
6 49 (11.09%) Project Management
7 37 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (8.37%) Mentoring
8 32 (7.24%) Product Management
9 31 (7.01%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (6.79%) Coaching
11 29 (6.56%) CRM
11 29 (6.56%) Automated Testing
12 28 (6.33%) Migration
13 26 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
14 23 (5.20%) SDLC
15 22 (4.98%) ETL
16 21 (4.75%) Unit Testing
16 21 (4.75%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (4.07%) OO
Programming Languages
1 291 (65.84%) C#
2 245 (55.43%) SQL
3 175 (39.59%) T-SQL
4 110 (24.89%) JavaScript
5 54 (12.22%) VB
6 39 (8.82%) VB.NET
7 16 (3.62%) C++
8 13 (2.94%) X++
8 13 (2.94%) PowerShell
9 10 (2.26%) Java
10 7 (1.58%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 4 (0.90%) VB6
12 4 (0.90%) C
13 2 (0.45%) VBA
13 2 (0.45%) PHP
14 1 (0.23%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 49 (11.09%) Degree
2 19 (4.30%) ISEB
3 17 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 16 (3.62%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.62%) DV Cleared
5 14 (3.17%) ISTQB
6 13 (2.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 9 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.60%) QA
2 6 (1.36%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 6 (1.36%) ISA Server
1 6 (1.36%) UAG
2 2 (0.45%) Firmware
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.36%) SCCM
1 6 (1.36%) SCOM
2 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 136 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 54 (12.22%) Oracle
3 34 (7.69%) Sitecore
4 7 (1.58%) DevExpress
4 7 (1.58%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.45%) Atmel
5 2 (0.45%) Tableau
5 2 (0.45%) Talend
5 2 (0.45%) BT
5 2 (0.45%) Google
5 2 (0.45%) Kaspersky
5 2 (0.45%) EMC
5 2 (0.45%) Sage
6 1 (0.23%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.23%) Citrix
6 1 (0.23%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.23%) Cisco
6 1 (0.23%) HP
6 1 (0.23%) VMware
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