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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 94 53 63
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 126 152 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.58% 4.23% 3.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.53% 26.57% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 109 132 121
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,550 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
645 572 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.19% 15.92% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 512 456 454
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -50 83 £35,000 +7.69% 19
Bradford +7 16 £30,000 -0.82% 3
Ilkley - 5 - -
Otley -5 3 £40,000 +2.56% 1
Halifax -10 2 £45,000 - 1
Wakefield -13 2 £32,500 +4.83%
Castleford +4 1 £26,000 +20.93%
Wetherby - 1 £40,000 -
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 246 (87.86%) .NET
2 226 (80.71%) C#
3 196 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 175 (62.50%) SQL
5 161 (57.50%) ASP.NET
6 135 (48.21%) HTML
7 128 (45.71%) MVC
8 120 (42.86%) JavaScript
9 105 (37.50%) CSS
10 98 (35.00%) .NET Framework
11 92 (32.86%) T-SQL
12 88 (31.43%) Microsoft
13 78 (27.86%) jQuery
14 74 (26.43%) WCF
15 73 (26.07%) Team Foundation Server
16 71 (25.36%) SQL Server 2008
17 66 (23.57%) MS Excel
18 63 (22.50%) VB.NET
18 63 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
19 60 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
20 57 (20.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 53 (18.93%) Web Services
22 48 (17.14%) XML
23 42 (15.00%) Software Engineering
24 41 (14.64%) Scrum
24 41 (14.64%) Windows
24 41 (14.64%) Finance
25 40 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 39 (13.93%) OO
27 33 (11.79%) Degree

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 27 (9.64%) IIS
2 12 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.93%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (3.21%) NServiceBus
5 7 (2.50%) CMS
5 7 (2.50%) WordPress
6 3 (1.07%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.07%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.07%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.36%) Apache
Applications
1 66 (23.57%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.64%) MS Office
3 8 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.79%) CODA-Financials
2 3 (1.07%) Line 500
2 3 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.21%) HTTP
2 6 (2.14%) HTTPS
2 6 (2.14%) Intranet
2 6 (2.14%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.79%) Internet
4 4 (1.43%) SCCP
5 2 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.71%) LAN
5 2 (0.71%) WAN
5 2 (0.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 71 (25.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (11.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (9.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (6.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.21%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.14%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.43%) DTS
11 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.07%) MS Access
11 3 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.07%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.36%) SQLite
13 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 73 (26.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (7.50%) SpecFlow
3 18 (6.43%) ReSharper
4 17 (6.07%) Octopus Deploy
5 12 (4.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 10 (3.57%) Selenium
7 8 (2.86%) NUnit
8 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (1.43%) CA Gen
9 4 (1.43%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (1.43%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.07%) MSTest
11 2 (0.71%) Moq
11 2 (0.71%) NSubstitute
11 2 (0.71%) Toad
11 2 (0.71%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.71%) Subversion
12 1 (0.36%) MorphX
12 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 41 (14.64%) Finance
2 8 (2.86%) Legal
3 7 (2.50%) Banking
4 5 (1.79%) Marketing
4 5 (1.79%) French Language
5 4 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.43%) Retail
6 2 (0.71%) Front Office
7 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.36%) Military
7 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.36%) Automotive
7 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 225 (80.36%) Developer
2 118 (42.14%) .NET Developer
3 55 (19.64%) C# Developer
4 51 (18.21%) Senior Developer
5 41 (14.64%) Software Developer
6 38 (13.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (9.29%) Senior .NET Developer
7 26 (9.29%) Analyst
8 17 (6.07%) ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (6.07%) Web Developer
9 15 (5.36%) Junior Developer
9 15 (5.36%) Junior
10 14 (5.00%) Applications Support
10 14 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
11 13 (4.64%) Graduate
11 13 (4.64%) Support Analyst
11 13 (4.64%) Software Engineer
12 11 (3.93%) Junior .NET Developer
12 11 (3.93%) VB.NET Developer
13 10 (3.57%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (87.86%) .NET
2 161 (57.50%) ASP.NET
3 135 (48.21%) HTML
4 105 (37.50%) CSS
5 98 (35.00%) .NET Framework
6 78 (27.86%) jQuery
7 74 (26.43%) WCF
8 60 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 57 (20.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 53 (18.93%) Web Services
11 48 (17.14%) XML
12 40 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 27 (9.64%) WinForms
14 22 (7.86%) HTML5
15 18 (6.43%) SOAP
16 16 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
17 14 (5.00%) Ajax
18 13 (4.64%) JSON
18 13 (4.64%) ASP.NET Web API
19 9 (3.21%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.36%) NHS
2 13 (4.64%) DTV
3 12 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.79%) Blog
5 5 (1.79%) N-Tier
5 5 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.79%) Social Media
6 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.07%) E-Learning
7 3 (1.07%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.07%) iSeries
7 3 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.71%) Animation
9 1 (0.36%) VLE
9 1 (0.36%) BBC
9 1 (0.36%) Informatics
9 1 (0.36%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.36%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.64%) Windows
2 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.43%) Linux
4 3 (1.07%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.71%) UNIX
6 1 (0.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (45.71%) MVC
2 63 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 41 (14.64%) Scrum
5 39 (13.93%) OO
6 31 (11.07%) E-Commerce
7 28 (10.00%) ITIL
8 25 (8.93%) UML
9 18 (6.43%) Automated Testing
10 16 (5.71%) TDD
10 16 (5.71%) Web Development
11 15 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (4.29%) Waterfall
12 12 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (4.29%) Unit Testing
13 11 (3.93%) RUP
13 11 (3.93%) Web Application Development
14 9 (3.21%) CRM
14 9 (3.21%) Service Management
14 9 (3.21%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 226 (80.71%) C#
2 175 (62.50%) SQL
3 120 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 92 (32.86%) T-SQL
5 63 (22.50%) VB.NET
6 26 (9.29%) Java
7 19 (6.79%) VB
8 14 (5.00%) C++
9 13 (4.64%) PHP
10 10 (3.57%) PL/SQL
11 9 (3.21%) VB6
11 9 (3.21%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.43%) Delphi
13 3 (1.07%) VBA
14 2 (0.71%) C
15 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.36%) X++
15 1 (0.36%) VBScript
15 1 (0.36%) XAML
Qualifications
1 33 (11.79%) Degree
2 4 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (1.07%) ISEB
3 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.71%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.36%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.50%) QA
2 2 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.79%) NFS
2 4 (1.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.07%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.43%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 88 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.07%) Oracle
3 5 (1.79%) Adobe
3 5 (1.79%) CA
3 5 (1.79%) NetApp
3 5 (1.79%) CODA
4 4 (1.43%) Typemock
4 4 (1.43%) Red Gate
4 4 (1.43%) EPiServer
4 4 (1.43%) HP
4 4 (1.43%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.43%) JBoss
5 3 (1.07%) Remedy
5 3 (1.07%) IBM
5 3 (1.07%) Sage
6 2 (0.71%) Kaspersky
7 1 (0.36%) VMware
7 1 (0.36%) Percussion
7 1 (0.36%) Sony
7 1 (0.36%) Twitter
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Training and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 9 days ago
City, Leeds
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 10 days ago