The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 102 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 115 156 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.36% 4.42% 4.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.38% 27.51% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 105 125 130
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
702 567 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.38% 16.07% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 563 428 424
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -59 76 £35,000 +6.87% 17
Bradford -1 9 £32,500 +19.26% 5
Halifax -9 4 £43,250 -3.88% 1
Otley -2 2 £37,500 -3.84% 1
Wakefield -6 2 £32,500 +16.07% 1
Castleford -2 1 £26,000 +20.93%
Wetherby -4 1 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 257 (87.12%) .NET
2 239 (81.02%) C#
3 215 (72.88%) SQL Server
4 173 (58.64%) SQL
5 165 (55.93%) ASP.NET
6 127 (43.05%) HTML
7 118 (40.00%) MVC
8 116 (39.32%) JavaScript
9 114 (38.64%) T-SQL
10 108 (36.61%) CSS
11 107 (36.27%) Microsoft
12 98 (33.22%) Team Foundation Server
13 92 (31.19%) .NET Framework
14 87 (29.49%) SQL Server 2008
14 87 (29.49%) jQuery
15 77 (26.10%) MS Excel
16 75 (25.42%) WCF
17 70 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
18 64 (21.69%) VB.NET
19 59 (20.00%) Web Services
20 57 (19.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 56 (18.98%) ASP.NET MVC
22 46 (15.59%) XML
22 46 (15.59%) Windows
23 41 (13.90%) WinForms
23 41 (13.90%) SQL Server 2005
24 40 (13.56%) Software Engineering
24 40 (13.56%) Scrum
25 39 (13.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 39 (13.22%) OO

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 25 (8.47%) IIS
2 11 (3.73%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.73%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (2.03%) CMS
4 5 (1.69%) WordPress
4 5 (1.69%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.02%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.02%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.68%) Apache
6 2 (0.68%) Tuxedo
6 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 77 (26.10%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.75%) Photoshop
3 11 (3.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.37%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.69%) CODA-Financials
3 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.02%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.05%) HTTP
2 6 (2.03%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.03%) HTTPS
2 6 (2.03%) Internet
3 4 (1.36%) SCCP
3 4 (1.36%) Intranet
4 3 (1.02%) FTP
5 2 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.68%) LAN
5 2 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (72.88%) SQL Server
2 87 (29.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (13.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 39 (13.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.37%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.03%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (1.02%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 3 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.02%) MS Access
12 2 (0.68%) MySQL
12 2 (0.68%) SQLite
12 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.68%) DTS
Development Applications
1 98 (33.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (5.76%) ReSharper
3 16 (5.42%) SpecFlow
3 16 (5.42%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (2.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (2.03%) MorphX
6 5 (1.69%) Selenium
6 5 (1.69%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.36%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (1.36%) NetBeans
7 4 (1.36%) CA Gen
7 4 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.02%) NUnit
9 2 (0.68%) JDeveloper
9 2 (0.68%) Toad
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.68%) Moq
10 1 (0.34%) ERwin
10 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 36 (12.20%) Finance
2 17 (5.76%) Legal
3 11 (3.73%) Retail
4 8 (2.71%) Banking
5 5 (1.69%) French Language
6 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.68%) Front Office
7 2 (0.68%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Military
8 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 242 (82.03%) Developer
2 130 (44.07%) .NET Developer
3 64 (21.69%) C# Developer
4 59 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 46 (15.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (14.92%) Software Developer
7 33 (11.19%) Senior .NET Developer
8 26 (8.81%) Analyst
9 23 (7.80%) ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (6.10%) Junior
10 18 (6.10%) Senior C# Developer
10 18 (6.10%) Junior Developer
11 17 (5.76%) Software Engineer
12 16 (5.42%) Web Developer
13 15 (5.08%) SQL Developer
14 14 (4.75%) Graduate
15 13 (4.41%) Support Analyst
16 12 (4.07%) VB.NET Developer
17 11 (3.73%) Junior .NET Developer
18 10 (3.39%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (87.12%) .NET
2 165 (55.93%) ASP.NET
3 127 (43.05%) HTML
4 108 (36.61%) CSS
5 92 (31.19%) .NET Framework
6 87 (29.49%) jQuery
7 75 (25.42%) WCF
8 59 (20.00%) Web Services
9 57 (19.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 56 (18.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 46 (15.59%) XML
12 41 (13.90%) WinForms
13 31 (10.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 26 (8.81%) HTML5
15 19 (6.44%) SOAP
16 17 (5.76%) Ajax
16 17 (5.76%) JSON
17 16 (5.42%) KnockoutJS
18 14 (4.75%) ASP.NET Web API
19 13 (4.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.47%) NHS
2 24 (8.14%) DTV
3 12 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.71%) Mathematics
5 6 (2.03%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.69%) Social Media
6 5 (1.69%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.02%) E-Learning
7 3 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.02%) iSeries
7 3 (1.02%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.68%) Blog
8 2 (0.68%) Animation
9 1 (0.34%) Informatics
9 1 (0.34%) VLE
9 1 (0.34%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.34%) EPoS
9 1 (0.34%) EFTPOS
9 1 (0.34%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.59%) Windows
2 9 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.36%) Linux
5 3 (1.02%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.02%) Android
6 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (40.00%) MVC
2 70 (23.73%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (13.56%) Scrum
3 40 (13.56%) Software Engineering
4 39 (13.22%) OO
5 28 (9.49%) E-Commerce
6 24 (8.14%) Web Development
7 20 (6.78%) UML
8 19 (6.44%) ITIL
9 15 (5.08%) TDD
10 13 (4.41%) Web Application Development
11 12 (4.07%) Automated Testing
11 12 (4.07%) Unit Testing
12 11 (3.73%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (3.73%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (3.73%) RUP
13 10 (3.39%) Waterfall
14 9 (3.05%) CRM
14 9 (3.05%) Project Management
14 9 (3.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 239 (81.02%) C#
2 173 (58.64%) SQL
3 116 (39.32%) JavaScript
4 114 (38.64%) T-SQL
5 64 (21.69%) VB.NET
6 26 (8.81%) Java
7 23 (7.80%) VB
8 16 (5.42%) C++
9 11 (3.73%) PHP
9 11 (3.73%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.37%) VB6
10 7 (2.37%) X++
11 5 (1.69%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.36%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 3 (1.02%) COBOL
14 2 (0.68%) Delphi
14 2 (0.68%) XAML
14 2 (0.68%) VBA
14 2 (0.68%) VBScript
15 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (10.17%) Degree
2 4 (1.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (1.02%) ISEB
3 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.34%) MCTS
4 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.15%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.69%) NFS
2 4 (1.36%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.02%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.36%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.34%) Puppet
2 1 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 107 (36.27%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.85%) Oracle
3 11 (3.73%) Adobe
4 5 (1.69%) CODA
4 5 (1.69%) CA
4 5 (1.69%) NetApp
4 5 (1.69%) Red Gate
5 4 (1.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.36%) Typemock
5 4 (1.36%) HP
5 4 (1.36%) JBoss
5 4 (1.36%) IBM
5 4 (1.36%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.02%) Sage
6 3 (1.02%) Micro Focus
7 2 (0.68%) Kaspersky
7 2 (0.68%) Infragistics
7 2 (0.68%) Twitter
8 1 (0.34%) Percussion
8 1 (0.34%) VMware
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago