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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 66 57 71
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 127 192 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.65% 4.56% 3.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.07% 20.08% 25.18%
Number of salaries quoted 112 130 151
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
703 956 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.19% 22.70% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 637 766 608
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,400 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -15 92 £37,500 -1.31% 8
Halifax +16 17 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Wakefield - 10 £37,000 - 2
Huddersfield -5 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Bradford -6 1 £20,000 -50.00% 1
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 204 (80.00%) .NET
2 193 (75.69%) C#
3 177 (69.41%) SQL Server
4 148 (58.04%) SQL
5 143 (56.08%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (45.10%) MVC
7 112 (43.92%) ASP.NET
8 104 (40.78%) Microsoft
9 84 (32.94%) HTML
10 73 (28.63%) WCF
10 73 (28.63%) Team Foundation Server
11 71 (27.84%) T-SQL
12 63 (24.71%) JavaScript
13 62 (24.31%) Finance
14 58 (22.75%) Web Services
14 58 (22.75%) Software Engineering
15 53 (20.78%) Scrum
16 51 (20.00%) CSS
17 49 (19.22%) Windows
18 44 (17.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 41 (16.08%) MS Excel
19 41 (16.08%) SQL Server 2008
20 40 (15.69%) SDLC
21 37 (14.51%) .NET Framework
22 36 (14.12%) jQuery
22 36 (14.12%) Mentoring
23 34 (13.33%) XML
24 32 (12.55%) SSDT
24 32 (12.55%) VB.NET
24 32 (12.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (10.98%) IIS
2 9 (3.53%) CMS
3 7 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (2.75%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.96%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.39%) Mule
6 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 41 (16.08%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 31 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.88%) SaaS
3 14 (5.49%) PaaS
4 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.39%) FTP
1 1 (0.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (69.41%) SQL Server
2 44 (17.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (16.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (12.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 32 (12.55%) SSDT
5 23 (9.02%) Relational Database
5 23 (9.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (6.27%) MySQL
7 12 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (4.31%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (3.53%) Oracle Database
9 9 (3.53%) RDBMS
10 8 (3.14%) Power BI
10 8 (3.14%) PowerPivot
10 8 (3.14%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (1.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 4 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 73 (28.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (8.24%) JIRA
3 16 (6.27%) Git (software)
4 14 (5.49%) JMeter
5 13 (5.10%) LoadRunner
6 10 (3.92%) Cucumber
7 9 (3.53%) NuGet
7 9 (3.53%) Selenium
7 9 (3.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (3.14%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (3.14%) ReSharper
8 8 (3.14%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (2.75%) Gatling
9 7 (2.75%) Maven
10 6 (2.35%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.57%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.18%) FitNesse
13 2 (0.78%) Moq
13 2 (0.78%) NUnit
14 1 (0.39%) WebDriver
General
1 62 (24.31%) Finance
2 13 (5.10%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.35%) Marketing
4 3 (1.18%) Law
4 3 (1.18%) Legal
5 1 (0.39%) Electronics
5 1 (0.39%) Retail
5 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 192 (75.29%) Developer
2 114 (44.71%) .NET Developer
3 62 (24.31%) C# Developer
4 61 (23.92%) Senior Developer
5 55 (21.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 43 (16.86%) SQL Developer
7 42 (16.47%) Software Developer
8 33 (12.94%) .NET Software Developer
9 31 (12.16%) Senior .NET Developer
10 28 (10.98%) C# Software Developer
10 28 (10.98%) Senior Software Developer
11 25 (9.80%) Senior C# Developer
12 20 (7.84%) Analyst
12 20 (7.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 18 (7.06%) ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (7.06%) Senior .NET Software Developer
13 18 (7.06%) Senior C# Software Developer
14 17 (6.67%) Technical Leader
14 17 (6.67%) Web Developer
15 16 (6.27%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (80.00%) .NET
2 112 (43.92%) ASP.NET
3 84 (32.94%) HTML
4 73 (28.63%) WCF
5 58 (22.75%) Web Services
6 51 (20.00%) CSS
7 37 (14.51%) .NET Framework
8 36 (14.12%) jQuery
9 34 (13.33%) XML
10 29 (11.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (10.98%) WinForms
12 27 (10.59%) HTML5
13 26 (10.20%) SOAP
14 22 (8.63%) KnockoutJS
15 20 (7.84%) WPF
16 17 (6.67%) Entity Framework
17 16 (6.27%) AngularJS
18 15 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 12 (4.71%) Sass
20 11 (4.31%) Raphaël
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.45%) User Experience
3 14 (5.49%) Data Integration
4 12 (4.71%) e-Learning
5 10 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.75%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.96%) W3C
8 4 (1.57%) Statistics
9 3 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.18%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.39%) Blog
11 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.39%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 49 (19.22%) Windows
2 9 (3.53%) Windows Phone
2 9 (3.53%) Windows Phone 8
3 5 (1.96%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.39%) Android
4 1 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.39%) Linux
4 1 (0.39%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (56.08%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (45.10%) MVC
3 58 (22.75%) Software Engineering
4 53 (20.78%) Scrum
5 40 (15.69%) SDLC
6 36 (14.12%) Mentoring
7 27 (10.59%) ETL
8 23 (9.02%) Unit Testing
8 23 (9.02%) Web Development
9 20 (7.84%) TDD
10 19 (7.45%) Front End Development
10 19 (7.45%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (6.27%) Waterfall
12 14 (5.49%) SOA
13 13 (5.10%) E-Commerce
13 13 (5.10%) Security Architecture
14 12 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (4.71%) DevOps
14 12 (4.71%) High Availability
14 12 (4.71%) OO
Programming Languages
1 193 (75.69%) C#
2 148 (58.04%) SQL
3 71 (27.84%) T-SQL
4 63 (24.71%) JavaScript
5 32 (12.55%) VB.NET
6 24 (9.41%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.53%) VB
8 8 (3.14%) Scala
9 6 (2.35%) VB6
10 3 (1.18%) C++
10 3 (1.18%) Java
11 2 (0.78%) C
11 2 (0.78%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.78%) VBA
12 1 (0.39%) F#
12 1 (0.39%) Groovy
12 1 (0.39%) PHP
12 1 (0.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (6.27%) Degree
3 10 (3.92%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.53%) ISEB
5 4 (1.57%) MCITP
5 4 (1.57%) MCTS
5 4 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.57%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.63%) QA
2 7 (2.75%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.96%) WCAG
4 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 104 (40.78%) Microsoft
2 31 (12.16%) Oracle
3 10 (3.92%) EPiServer
4 6 (2.35%) HP
4 6 (2.35%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.96%) Adobe
5 5 (1.96%) OpenText
6 1 (0.39%) Ektron
6 1 (0.39%) IBM
6 1 (0.39%) Remedy
6 1 (0.39%) Twitter
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £47000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Otley, West Yorkshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits & Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 21 days ago