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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 72 65 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -21
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 159 180 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.13% 3.64% 4.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.71% 20.69% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 130 145 159
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
700 870 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.76% 17.60% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 593 655 548
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 £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -10 109 £37,500 +2.73% 9
Halifax +24 14 £45,000 +9.09% 3
Huddersfield -4 11 £35,000 - 1
Bradford -15 8 £43,250 +1.76% 1
Wakefield -8 3 £41,500 +38.33% 2
Pontefract - 3 £37,500 -
Castleford +5 1 £32,000 +10.34% 1
Keighley - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 320 (88.15%) .NET
2 263 (72.45%) C#
3 233 (64.19%) SQL
3 233 (64.19%) SQL Server
4 179 (49.31%) ASP.NET
5 177 (48.76%) HTML
6 171 (47.11%) JavaScript
7 161 (44.35%) Agile Software Development
8 146 (40.22%) CSS
8 146 (40.22%) XML
9 134 (36.91%) Microsoft
10 133 (36.64%) MVC
11 123 (33.88%) jQuery
12 111 (30.58%) T-SQL
13 93 (25.62%) .NET Framework
14 90 (24.79%) Web Services
15 87 (23.97%) Team Foundation Server
16 73 (20.11%) ASP.NET MVC
17 69 (19.01%) HTML5
18 65 (17.91%) VB
19 62 (17.08%) WCF
20 58 (15.98%) VB.NET
20 58 (15.98%) Software Engineering
20 58 (15.98%) SQL Server 2008
21 57 (15.70%) Oracle
21 57 (15.70%) SharePoint
22 53 (14.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 52 (14.33%) Scrum
24 50 (13.77%) TDD
25 48 (13.22%) IIS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 57 (15.70%) SharePoint
2 48 (13.22%) IIS
3 31 (8.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 28 (7.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 26 (7.16%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.10%) CMS
7 4 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.55%) Apache
8 2 (0.55%) WordPress
9 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.28%) Drupal
Applications
1 44 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 27 (7.44%) Photoshop
3 17 (4.68%) InfoPath
4 13 (3.58%) MS Office
5 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.71%) Office 365
2 4 (1.10%) SaaS
3 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) PaaS
4 1 (0.28%) Heroku
4 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.31%) Internet
2 6 (1.65%) Intranet
3 4 (1.10%) FTP
4 2 (0.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (64.19%) SQL Server
2 58 (15.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (14.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (9.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (7.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (6.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 19 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (4.41%) MySQL
9 8 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (1.93%) Oracle Discoverer
10 7 (1.93%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (1.93%) PerformancePoint
10 7 (1.93%) Xcelsius
11 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.10%) Informix
11 4 (1.10%) MS Access
11 4 (1.10%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.83%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 87 (23.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (10.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 27 (7.44%) Octopus Deploy
4 21 (5.79%) Subversion
5 19 (5.23%) ReSharper
5 19 (5.23%) TortoiseSVN
6 18 (4.96%) Selenium
7 15 (4.13%) NUnit
7 15 (4.13%) SpecFlow
8 12 (3.31%) Visual Studio Team System
8 12 (3.31%) MSTest
9 5 (1.38%) JIRA
10 3 (0.83%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.83%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.83%) NCover
10 3 (0.83%) FxCop
10 3 (0.83%) CruiseControl
10 3 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (0.83%) Eclipse
General
1 39 (10.74%) Finance
2 13 (3.58%) Retail
3 11 (3.03%) Banking
4 10 (2.75%) French Language
5 6 (1.65%) Marketing
6 3 (0.83%) Back Office
7 2 (0.55%) Legal
8 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 246 (67.77%) Developer
2 137 (37.74%) .NET Developer
3 77 (21.21%) Senior Developer
4 59 (16.25%) Analyst
5 45 (12.40%) C# Developer
6 44 (12.12%) Software Developer
7 42 (11.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 36 (9.92%) Senior .NET Developer
9 28 (7.71%) Architect
10 26 (7.16%) Support Analyst
11 25 (6.89%) SharePoint Architect
12 24 (6.61%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
12 24 (6.61%) Solutions Architect
13 19 (5.23%) Programmer
14 16 (4.41%) Analyst Programmer
15 14 (3.86%) Graduate
16 13 (3.58%) Test Analyst
16 13 (3.58%) Applications Developer
16 13 (3.58%) Senior Analyst
16 13 (3.58%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 320 (88.15%) .NET
2 179 (49.31%) ASP.NET
3 177 (48.76%) HTML
4 146 (40.22%) CSS
4 146 (40.22%) XML
5 123 (33.88%) jQuery
6 93 (25.62%) .NET Framework
7 90 (24.79%) Web Services
8 73 (20.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 69 (19.01%) HTML5
10 62 (17.08%) WCF
11 45 (12.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 44 (12.12%) Entity Framework
13 40 (11.02%) ASP.NET Web API
14 38 (10.47%) Ajax
15 35 (9.64%) KnockoutJS
16 33 (9.09%) CSS3
17 24 (6.61%) WinForms
17 24 (6.61%) WPF
18 22 (6.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.13%) Management Information System
2 13 (3.58%) N-Tier
3 12 (3.31%) NHS
3 12 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (2.48%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.20%) Mathematics
5 8 (2.20%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.93%) User Experience
7 6 (1.65%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.10%) Replication
9 3 (0.83%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.55%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.55%) Derivative
10 2 (0.55%) iDTV
11 1 (0.28%) W3C
11 1 (0.28%) Informatics
11 1 (0.28%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.28%) Open Source
11 1 (0.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (9.92%) Windows
2 19 (5.23%) UNIX
3 9 (2.48%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.48%) Android
4 3 (0.83%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (44.35%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (36.64%) MVC
3 58 (15.98%) Software Engineering
4 52 (14.33%) Scrum
5 50 (13.77%) TDD
6 42 (11.57%) E-Commerce
7 36 (9.92%) OOP
8 35 (9.64%) ITIL
9 34 (9.37%) Project Management
10 29 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (7.71%) Migration
11 28 (7.71%) Content Management
12 20 (5.51%) OO
13 19 (5.23%) Automated Testing
13 19 (5.23%) Unit Testing
14 18 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (4.96%) Web Development
15 17 (4.68%) Service Management
16 15 (4.13%) Test Scripting
17 13 (3.58%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 263 (72.45%) C#
2 233 (64.19%) SQL
3 171 (47.11%) JavaScript
4 111 (30.58%) T-SQL
5 65 (17.91%) VB
6 58 (15.98%) VB.NET
7 20 (5.51%) Java
8 19 (5.23%) C++
9 14 (3.86%) PHP
10 13 (3.58%) Delphi
11 10 (2.75%) VB6
11 10 (2.75%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.48%) XAML
13 3 (0.83%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.83%) X++
13 3 (0.83%) C
13 3 (0.83%) VBA
14 2 (0.55%) Ruby
14 2 (0.55%) XPath
14 2 (0.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (6.34%) Degree
2 16 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 8 (2.20%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (1.38%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.83%) ISEB
7 3 (0.83%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.28%) MCTS
8 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.16%) QA
2 9 (2.48%) SLA
3 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (2.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.38%) UAG
3 5 (1.38%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (1.38%) SCCM
1 5 (1.38%) SCOM
2 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 134 (36.91%) Microsoft
2 57 (15.70%) Oracle
3 12 (3.31%) BT
4 11 (3.03%) Google
5 8 (2.20%) Business Objects
6 7 (1.93%) SAP
6 7 (1.93%) VMware
7 3 (0.83%) Twitter
8 1 (0.28%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.28%) Capita
8 1 (0.28%) HP
8 1 (0.28%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.28%) Sage
8 1 (0.28%) Micro Focus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and free parking
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £39,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000-36,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Up to 6 weeks holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £24,827- £28779.00 annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £28,352 - £32,870 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Anticusit
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Anticusit
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 10 days ago
Castleford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £14000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £26,000 per year depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 pa dependent on experience
Posted: 25 days ago