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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 94 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 130 165 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.61% 4.43% 4.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.26% 27.87% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 113 147 120
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £42,500
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
675 592 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.54% 15.89% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 546 496 462
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -57 81 £36,750 +5.00% 16
Bradford -7 19 £30,000 -0.82% 4
Halifax - 6 £45,000 - 1
Ilkley - 6 - - 1
Wakefield -16 4 £32,250 +4.03%
Otley -4 3 £40,000 +2.56%
Huddersfield +6 2 £50,000 +17.64%
Castleford +3 1 £28,500 +32.55% 1
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 243 (88.04%) .NET
2 222 (80.43%) C#
3 186 (67.39%) SQL Server
4 176 (63.77%) SQL
5 161 (58.33%) ASP.NET
6 136 (49.28%) HTML
7 135 (48.91%) MVC
8 116 (42.03%) JavaScript
9 110 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
10 103 (37.32%) CSS
11 99 (35.87%) .NET Framework
12 80 (28.99%) T-SQL
13 75 (27.17%) Microsoft
14 74 (26.81%) WCF
14 74 (26.81%) jQuery
15 72 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
16 66 (23.91%) VB.NET
16 66 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
17 62 (22.46%) ASP.NET MVC
18 59 (21.38%) MS Excel
19 56 (20.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 52 (18.84%) Web Services
21 46 (16.67%) Software Engineering
22 45 (16.30%) XML
23 42 (15.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 40 (14.49%) Finance
25 39 (14.13%) Scrum
26 38 (13.77%) Oracle
26 38 (13.77%) Windows
27 37 (13.41%) OO

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (9.78%) IIS
2 13 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.62%) CMS
3 10 (3.62%) WordPress
4 9 (3.26%) NServiceBus
5 7 (2.54%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.09%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.09%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 59 (21.38%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.71%) MS Office
3 6 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) CODA-Financials
2 3 (1.09%) Line 500
3 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.26%) HTTP
1 9 (3.26%) Intranet
2 6 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.17%) HTTPS
3 4 (1.45%) Internet
3 4 (1.45%) SCCP
4 2 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.72%) LAN
4 2 (0.72%) WAN
4 2 (0.72%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (67.39%) SQL Server
2 66 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (9.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.62%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (2.17%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.81%) MS Access
9 5 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.45%) DTS
10 4 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (1.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 3 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.09%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 72 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (7.61%) SpecFlow
3 19 (6.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 19 (6.88%) Octopus Deploy
4 18 (6.52%) ReSharper
5 10 (3.62%) Selenium
6 8 (2.90%) NUnit
7 5 (1.81%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.45%) NetBeans
8 4 (1.45%) CA Gen
8 4 (1.45%) MSTest
9 3 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.09%) Toad
9 3 (1.09%) Subversion
10 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.72%) Moq
10 2 (0.72%) NSubstitute
11 1 (0.36%) TortoiseSVN
11 1 (0.36%) ERwin
General
1 40 (14.49%) Finance
2 8 (2.90%) Marketing
3 7 (2.54%) Banking
4 6 (2.17%) Legal
5 5 (1.81%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.45%) French Language
7 2 (0.72%) Front Office
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Military
8 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 225 (81.52%) Developer
2 116 (42.03%) .NET Developer
3 54 (19.57%) C# Developer
4 48 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 47 (17.03%) Senior Developer
6 38 (13.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (8.70%) Analyst
8 19 (6.88%) Web Developer
8 19 (6.88%) Senior .NET Developer
9 16 (5.80%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (5.43%) Junior Developer
10 15 (5.43%) Junior
11 14 (5.07%) Software Engineer
12 13 (4.71%) Graduate
12 13 (4.71%) Applications Developer
13 12 (4.35%) Applications Support
13 12 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
14 11 (3.99%) Junior .NET Developer
14 11 (3.99%) Support Analyst
15 10 (3.62%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (88.04%) .NET
2 161 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 136 (49.28%) HTML
4 103 (37.32%) CSS
5 99 (35.87%) .NET Framework
6 74 (26.81%) WCF
6 74 (26.81%) jQuery
7 62 (22.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 56 (20.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 52 (18.84%) Web Services
10 45 (16.30%) XML
11 42 (15.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 23 (8.33%) WinForms
12 23 (8.33%) HTML5
13 16 (5.80%) KnockoutJS
14 15 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (5.43%) SOAP
15 13 (4.71%) Ajax
15 13 (4.71%) NHibernate
16 12 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.71%) NHS
2 12 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.99%) DTV
4 8 (2.90%) Blog
4 8 (2.90%) Social Media
5 7 (2.54%) Mathematics
6 6 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.81%) User Experience
7 5 (1.81%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.81%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.45%) E-Learning
9 3 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.72%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.72%) iSeries
10 2 (0.72%) Animation
11 1 (0.36%) Informatics
11 1 (0.36%) VLE
11 1 (0.36%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 38 (13.77%) Windows
2 5 (1.81%) UNIX
2 5 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (1.45%) Linux
4 3 (1.09%) Windows XP
4 3 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (48.91%) MVC
2 110 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 39 (14.13%) Scrum
5 37 (13.41%) OO
6 30 (10.87%) E-Commerce
7 29 (10.51%) ITIL
8 28 (10.14%) UML
9 18 (6.52%) Automated Testing
10 16 (5.80%) TDD
11 15 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (5.43%) Mentoring
12 14 (5.07%) Unit Testing
13 12 (4.35%) Waterfall
13 12 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (3.99%) RUP
15 10 (3.62%) Web Development
15 10 (3.62%) Web Application Development
16 9 (3.26%) Test Automation
16 9 (3.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 222 (80.43%) C#
2 176 (63.77%) SQL
3 116 (42.03%) JavaScript
4 80 (28.99%) T-SQL
5 66 (23.91%) VB.NET
6 26 (9.42%) Java
7 21 (7.61%) VB
8 15 (5.43%) PHP
9 13 (4.71%) C++
10 11 (3.99%) PL/SQL
10 11 (3.99%) VB6
11 9 (3.26%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.81%) Delphi
13 4 (1.45%) VBA
14 2 (0.72%) C
15 1 (0.36%) XAML
15 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 34 (12.32%) Degree
2 4 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.72%) ISEB
4 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.36%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.81%) NFS
2 4 (1.45%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.45%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 75 (27.17%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.77%) Oracle
3 5 (1.81%) CODA
3 5 (1.81%) CA
3 5 (1.81%) NetApp
4 4 (1.45%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.45%) EPiServer
4 4 (1.45%) Typemock
4 4 (1.45%) Red Gate
4 4 (1.45%) HP
4 4 (1.45%) JBoss
5 3 (1.09%) Adobe
5 3 (1.09%) Sage
5 3 (1.09%) Remedy
6 2 (0.72%) IBM
6 2 (0.72%) Kaspersky
7 1 (0.36%) Blackboard
7 1 (0.36%) Twitter
7 1 (0.36%) Sony
7 1 (0.36%) VMware
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 32,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Normanton, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £36,540
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Kent County Council
Salary: £36,808 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Kent County Council
Salary: £27,223 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Healthcare, Gym, Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago