The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 17 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 52 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 14.40% 5.29% 3.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 56.52% 22.12% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 52 18 14
Average salary £40,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £19,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
North 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 York region.

Development Applications Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
92 113 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 25.48% 23.89% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 86 43 51
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in York

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the York region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in York

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the York region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in York

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 65 (86.67%) SQL
2 64 (85.33%) C#
3 61 (81.33%) .NET
4 59 (78.67%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (76.00%) JavaScript
6 54 (72.00%) HTML
7 51 (68.00%) jQuery
8 49 (65.33%) CSS
9 46 (61.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 45 (60.00%) Ajax
11 41 (54.67%) MVC
12 36 (48.00%) .NET Framework
13 35 (46.67%) Entity Framework
14 34 (45.33%) ASP.NET
15 32 (42.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
17 28 (37.33%) JSON
17 28 (37.33%) CSS3
17 28 (37.33%) HTML5
18 27 (36.00%) LINQ
18 27 (36.00%) Scrum
19 25 (33.33%) SQL Server
20 23 (30.67%) MS Excel
21 22 (29.33%) Continuous Integration
22 20 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
22 20 (26.67%) Kanban
22 20 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
22 20 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
23 18 (24.00%) XML
24 16 (21.33%) Technical Architecture

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 12 (16.00%) IIS
2 2 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (30.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 20 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 46 (61.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (13.33%) NUnit
3 9 (12.00%) MSTest
4 5 (6.67%) JIRA
4 5 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.33%) Firebug
6 3 (4.00%) Selenium
7 2 (2.67%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.33%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (8.00%) Games
2 4 (5.33%) Retail
3 3 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (89.33%) Developer
2 46 (61.33%) .NET Developer
3 21 (28.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (14.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (9.33%) UI Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Graduate Software Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Graduate
7 1 (1.33%) C# Developer
7 1 (1.33%) Technical Leader
7 1 (1.33%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (1.33%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.33%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (1.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (81.33%) .NET
2 54 (72.00%) HTML
3 51 (68.00%) jQuery
4 49 (65.33%) CSS
5 45 (60.00%) Ajax
6 36 (48.00%) .NET Framework
7 35 (46.67%) Entity Framework
8 34 (45.33%) ASP.NET
9 32 (42.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (37.33%) JSON
10 28 (37.33%) CSS3
10 28 (37.33%) HTML5
11 27 (36.00%) LINQ
12 20 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
13 18 (24.00%) XML
14 11 (14.67%) XSLT
15 10 (13.33%) SignalR
16 7 (9.33%) Razor View Engine
16 7 (9.33%) LESS
16 7 (9.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.33%) User Experience
2 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (78.67%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (54.67%) MVC
3 27 (36.00%) Scrum
4 22 (29.33%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (26.67%) Kanban
6 16 (21.33%) Technical Architecture
7 14 (18.67%) OO
8 11 (14.67%) Mobile Development
9 10 (13.33%) Web Development
9 10 (13.33%) TDD
9 10 (13.33%) OOP
10 7 (9.33%) MVVM
10 7 (9.33%) UX Design
10 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.33%) Test Scripting
11 4 (5.33%) SDLC
11 4 (5.33%) Software Engineering
12 3 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
13 2 (2.67%) Unit Testing
13 2 (2.67%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (86.67%) SQL
2 64 (85.33%) C#
3 57 (76.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.33%) XAML
5 6 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.67%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.33%) PHP
7 4 (5.33%) Java
7 4 (5.33%) C++
8 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (20.00%) MCSD
3 5 (6.67%) MCPD
4 4 (5.33%) Degree
5 2 (2.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.67%) ISEB
6 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle
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