The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 55 68 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 302 236 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.18% 3.89% 5.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 24.35% 22.93% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 260 174 312
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,875 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Visual Studio
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1240 1029 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.17% 16.95% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 793 917
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 December 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
West Yorkshire +10 203 £40,000 +23.07% 30
North Yorkshire +2 48 £32,500 -7.14% 11
South Yorkshire +2 41 £30,000 -18.91% 7
East Yorkshire -5 3 £40,500 -
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 425 (82.85%) .NET
2 382 (74.46%) C#
3 331 (64.52%) SQL
4 311 (60.62%) SQL Server
5 283 (55.17%) ASP.NET
6 264 (51.46%) HTML
7 245 (47.76%) JavaScript
8 237 (46.20%) MVC
9 210 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
10 198 (38.60%) CSS
11 167 (32.55%) Microsoft
12 153 (29.82%) jQuery
13 149 (29.04%) XML
14 144 (28.07%) .NET Framework
15 124 (24.17%) Team Foundation Server
16 119 (23.20%) T-SQL
17 114 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
18 99 (19.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 93 (18.13%) MS Excel
20 88 (17.15%) VB.NET
20 88 (17.15%) SQL Server 2008
21 87 (16.96%) Web Services
22 80 (15.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 74 (14.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 72 (14.04%) WCF
25 67 (13.06%) Ajax
26 63 (12.28%) HTML5
27 62 (12.09%) VB
28 59 (11.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
29 57 (11.11%) Oracle

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 49 (9.55%) IIS
2 43 (8.38%) SharePoint
3 33 (6.43%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (3.31%) SharePoint 2010
5 15 (2.92%) CMS
6 13 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (2.14%) WordPress
8 9 (1.75%) NServiceBus
9 6 (1.17%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.97%) Apache
10 5 (0.97%) JBoss
11 3 (0.58%) EPiServer CMS
12 2 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 93 (18.13%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.12%) Photoshop
3 11 (2.14%) MS Office
4 3 (0.58%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) MS Project
6 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.78%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.19%) BASE24
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.09%) SaaS
2 13 (2.53%) Office 365
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.19%) IaaS
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.14%) Internet
2 6 (1.17%) Intranet
3 5 (0.97%) HTTPS
3 5 (0.97%) HTTP
4 1 (0.19%) Firewall
4 1 (0.19%) FTP
4 1 (0.19%) LDAP
4 1 (0.19%) VLAN
4 1 (0.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (60.62%) SQL Server
2 99 (19.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 88 (17.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 74 (14.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (9.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 38 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (4.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (4.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (3.12%) Relational Database
9 16 (3.12%) MySQL
10 9 (1.75%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 8 (1.56%) MS Access
11 8 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.36%) Oracle Discoverer
12 7 (1.36%) PerformancePoint
12 7 (1.36%) Xcelsius
13 5 (0.97%) QlikView
14 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 124 (24.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 49 (9.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 31 (6.04%) Subversion
4 29 (5.65%) NUnit
4 29 (5.65%) Selenium
5 25 (4.87%) Octopus Deploy
6 21 (4.09%) SpecFlow
7 20 (3.90%) MSTest
8 17 (3.31%) ReSharper
9 16 (3.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 15 (2.92%) TortoiseSVN
11 9 (1.75%) CruiseControl
11 9 (1.75%) Grunt
12 8 (1.56%) QuickTest Pro
13 7 (1.36%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.36%) CppUnit
14 6 (1.17%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.97%) Maven
15 5 (0.97%) JUnit
15 5 (0.97%) Jenkins
General
1 49 (9.55%) Finance
2 13 (2.53%) French Language
3 11 (2.14%) Banking
4 9 (1.75%) Retail
5 8 (1.56%) Marketing
5 8 (1.56%) Games
6 5 (0.97%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.58%) Legal
8 2 (0.39%) Law
8 2 (0.39%) Front Office
8 2 (0.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 397 (77.39%) Developer
2 218 (42.50%) .NET Developer
3 84 (16.37%) Senior Developer
4 83 (16.18%) Software Developer
5 76 (14.81%) C# Developer
6 70 (13.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 64 (12.48%) Analyst
8 51 (9.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 37 (7.21%) Senior .NET Developer
9 37 (7.21%) ASP.NET Developer
10 26 (5.07%) Support Analyst
11 25 (4.87%) Applications Developer
12 23 (4.48%) Test Analyst
12 23 (4.48%) .NET Software Developer
13 20 (3.90%) Graduate
13 20 (3.90%) Junior
13 20 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
13 20 (3.90%) Applications Support
14 19 (3.70%) Junior Developer
14 19 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 425 (82.85%) .NET
2 283 (55.17%) ASP.NET
3 264 (51.46%) HTML
4 198 (38.60%) CSS
5 153 (29.82%) jQuery
6 149 (29.04%) XML
7 144 (28.07%) .NET Framework
8 114 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 87 (16.96%) Web Services
10 80 (15.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 72 (14.04%) WCF
12 67 (13.06%) Ajax
13 63 (12.28%) HTML5
14 59 (11.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 34 (6.63%) WinForms
16 33 (6.43%) JSON
17 32 (6.24%) CSS3
18 30 (5.85%) ASP.NET Web API
19 25 (4.87%) KnockoutJS
20 24 (4.68%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.29%) Client/Server
3 19 (3.70%) User Experience
4 12 (2.34%) N-Tier
5 10 (1.95%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.95%) NHS
6 7 (1.36%) Social Media
6 7 (1.36%) Algorithms
6 7 (1.36%) Blog
7 6 (1.17%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.97%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.78%) Replication
10 2 (0.39%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.39%) Xbox
10 2 (0.39%) W3C
10 2 (0.39%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.19%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.19%) iDTV
11 1 (0.19%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 51 (9.94%) Windows
2 20 (3.90%) Android
3 19 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 18 (3.51%) UNIX
5 5 (0.97%) Linux
5 5 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.39%) MVS
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (46.20%) MVC
2 210 (40.94%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (10.72%) Software Engineering
4 52 (10.14%) Scrum
5 48 (9.36%) OO
5 48 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (8.38%) ITIL
7 42 (8.19%) E-Commerce
8 39 (7.60%) Unit Testing
9 37 (7.21%) TDD
10 29 (5.65%) OOP
11 27 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (4.68%) Project Management
13 23 (4.48%) Migration
13 23 (4.48%) Content Management
13 23 (4.48%) Automated Testing
13 23 (4.48%) Web Development
13 23 (4.48%) Mentoring
14 22 (4.29%) CRM
15 21 (4.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 382 (74.46%) C#
2 331 (64.52%) SQL
3 245 (47.76%) JavaScript
4 119 (23.20%) T-SQL
5 88 (17.15%) VB.NET
6 62 (12.09%) VB
7 32 (6.24%) Java
8 30 (5.85%) PHP
9 19 (3.70%) C++
10 17 (3.31%) PowerShell
11 16 (3.12%) VB6
12 12 (2.34%) Delphi
13 8 (1.56%) VBA
14 7 (1.36%) XAML
15 5 (0.97%) C
15 5 (0.97%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.58%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.58%) XPath
16 3 (0.58%) X++
16 3 (0.58%) F#
Qualifications
1 31 (6.04%) Degree
2 8 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (1.36%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.58%) ISEB
4 3 (0.58%) MCTS
5 1 (0.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.65%) QA
2 11 (2.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.39%) Shibboleth
2 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 167 (32.55%) Microsoft
2 57 (11.11%) Oracle
3 11 (2.14%) Google
4 7 (1.36%) VMware
4 7 (1.36%) Business Objects
4 7 (1.36%) SAP
5 5 (0.97%) Red Hat
6 4 (0.78%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.58%) Kofax
7 3 (0.58%) Remedy
7 3 (0.58%) Twitter
8 2 (0.39%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.39%) Adobe
8 2 (0.39%) Siebel
9 1 (0.19%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.19%) Sage
9 1 (0.19%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.19%) Capita
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + fantastic benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Incommunities
Salary: From £31,160 to £34,894 per annum + 2 hours overtime each week
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Free Parking
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £26,000 per year plus excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago