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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 34 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 26 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 5.43% 6.60% 7.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.59% 32.98% 37.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 25
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,000 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
85 94 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 17.75% 20.00% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55 31 67
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 38 (77.55%) C#
2 37 (75.51%) .NET
3 33 (67.35%) SQL
4 32 (65.31%) CSS
5 31 (63.27%) HTML
6 30 (61.22%) JavaScript
7 26 (53.06%) MVC
8 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
9 22 (44.90%) .NET Framework
10 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (42.86%) jQuery
11 20 (40.82%) Ajax
12 19 (38.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
14 14 (28.57%) NUnit
14 14 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
16 12 (24.49%) SaaS
16 12 (24.49%) HTML5
16 12 (24.49%) CSS3
17 10 (20.41%) XML
17 10 (20.41%) MVVM
18 9 (18.37%) MSTest
19 8 (16.33%) Games
19 8 (16.33%) JSON
19 8 (16.33%) UX Design
19 8 (16.33%) Razor View Engine
19 8 (16.33%) LESS
19 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 8 (16.33%) User Experience

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (10.20%) CMS
3 3 (6.12%) WordPress
3 3 (6.12%) EPiServer CMS
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) NUnit
1 14 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (18.37%) MSTest
3 3 (6.12%) JIRA
4 2 (4.08%) Firebug
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (16.33%) Games
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (79.59%) Developer
2 24 (48.98%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.37%) C# Developer
3 9 (18.37%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (16.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (16.33%) UI Developer
4 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Technical Leader
6 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.16%) WinForms Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Designer
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Web Designer
8 2 (4.08%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (75.51%) .NET
2 32 (65.31%) CSS
3 31 (63.27%) HTML
4 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
5 22 (44.90%) .NET Framework
6 21 (42.86%) jQuery
7 20 (40.82%) Ajax
8 19 (38.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (24.49%) CSS3
9 12 (24.49%) HTML5
10 10 (20.41%) XML
11 8 (16.33%) JSON
11 8 (16.33%) Razor View Engine
11 8 (16.33%) LESS
11 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (14.29%) WCF
12 7 (14.29%) WinForms
13 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (6.12%) Web Services
15 2 (4.08%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) User Experience
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.08%) W3C
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) MVC
2 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.41%) MVVM
4 8 (16.33%) UX Design
5 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.16%) Web Application Development
8 3 (6.12%) TDD
8 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.12%) ITIL
8 3 (6.12%) OOP
9 2 (4.08%) Scrum
9 2 (4.08%) Content Management
9 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.08%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.08%) Load Testing
9 2 (4.08%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (77.55%) C#
2 33 (67.35%) SQL
3 30 (61.22%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.12%) PHP
6 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.08%) C++
7 1 (2.04%) Java
7 1 (2.04%) VBScript
7 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.04%) MCTS
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) EPiServer
3 2 (4.08%) Adobe
York
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
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Posted: 12 days ago
York
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
York
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago