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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 65 63 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 273 219 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.62% 3.90% 4.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.41% 22.84% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 233 169 234
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
1218 959 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.16% 17.07% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 770 718
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -13 181 £37,500 +15.38% 24
North Yorkshire -7 45 £35,000 -6.66% 11
South Yorkshire +2 39 £32,500 -10.95% 8
East Yorkshire +5 4 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 390 (85.71%) .NET
2 355 (78.02%) C#
3 299 (65.71%) SQL Server
4 280 (61.54%) SQL
4 280 (61.54%) ASP.NET
5 245 (53.85%) HTML
6 234 (51.43%) MVC
7 224 (49.23%) JavaScript
8 186 (40.88%) CSS
9 170 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
10 142 (31.21%) Microsoft
11 129 (28.35%) .NET Framework
12 122 (26.81%) jQuery
13 116 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 113 (24.84%) Team Foundation Server
15 109 (23.96%) XML
16 107 (23.52%) T-SQL
17 100 (21.98%) MS Excel
17 100 (21.98%) SQL Server 2008
18 86 (18.90%) WCF
18 86 (18.90%) Web Services
19 82 (18.02%) VB.NET
20 79 (17.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 68 (14.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 66 (14.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 60 (13.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 53 (11.65%) Scrum
24 53 (11.65%) OO
25 52 (11.43%) VB
25 52 (11.43%) Oracle

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 47 (10.33%) SharePoint
2 38 (8.35%) IIS
3 32 (7.03%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (3.52%) CMS
5 13 (2.86%) WordPress
6 9 (1.98%) NServiceBus
7 8 (1.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.76%) JBoss
8 5 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.88%) Apache
9 4 (0.88%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.44%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.44%) EPiServer CMS
10 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 100 (21.98%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.08%) MS Office
3 7 (1.54%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.66%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.32%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.44%) Line 500
4 2 (0.44%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.22%) BASE24
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.86%) SaaS
2 6 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.10%) Office 365
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
4 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.08%) Internet
2 9 (1.98%) Intranet
2 9 (1.98%) HTTP
3 6 (1.32%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.88%) SCCP
5 2 (0.44%) LAN
5 2 (0.44%) WAN
5 2 (0.44%) FTP
5 2 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.22%) VLAN
6 1 (0.22%) Network Security
6 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 299 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 100 (21.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (17.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (13.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (10.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 32 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (7.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (5.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (3.96%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.20%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 10 (2.20%) MySQL
10 9 (1.98%) MS Access
10 9 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (1.98%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (1.54%) QlikView
13 4 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.88%) Informix
13 4 (0.88%) DTS
Development Applications
1 113 (24.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (9.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 25 (5.49%) Subversion
4 24 (5.27%) ReSharper
4 24 (5.27%) SpecFlow
5 23 (5.05%) Octopus Deploy
6 18 (3.96%) Selenium
7 16 (3.52%) NUnit
8 14 (3.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 10 (2.20%) MSTest
10 9 (1.98%) TortoiseSVN
11 8 (1.76%) Grunt
11 8 (1.76%) CruiseControl
12 7 (1.54%) Dreamweaver
13 6 (1.32%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.88%) JUnit
14 4 (0.88%) NetBeans
14 4 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
14 4 (0.88%) Maven
14 4 (0.88%) CA Gen
General
1 42 (9.23%) Finance
2 9 (1.98%) Banking
2 9 (1.98%) Marketing
3 8 (1.76%) Retail
4 7 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.54%) Games
5 5 (1.10%) French Language
6 2 (0.44%) Legal
6 2 (0.44%) Front Office
6 2 (0.44%) Back Office
7 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 378 (83.08%) Developer
2 210 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 99 (21.76%) C# Developer
4 87 (19.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 79 (17.36%) Senior Developer
6 70 (15.38%) Software Developer
7 64 (14.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 60 (13.19%) ASP.NET Developer
9 38 (8.35%) Analyst
10 37 (8.13%) Senior .NET Developer
11 27 (5.93%) Web Developer
12 21 (4.62%) Senior C# Developer
12 21 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 20 (4.40%) Applications Developer
14 19 (4.18%) Junior
14 19 (4.18%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (4.18%) Junior Developer
15 17 (3.74%) Support Analyst
15 17 (3.74%) VB.NET Developer
16 16 (3.52%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 390 (85.71%) .NET
2 280 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 245 (53.85%) HTML
4 186 (40.88%) CSS
5 129 (28.35%) .NET Framework
6 122 (26.81%) jQuery
7 116 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 109 (23.96%) XML
9 86 (18.90%) Web Services
9 86 (18.90%) WCF
10 68 (14.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 66 (14.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 50 (10.99%) HTML5
13 44 (9.67%) Ajax
14 35 (7.69%) WinForms
15 34 (7.47%) SOAP
16 23 (5.05%) ASP.NET Web API
17 22 (4.84%) CSS3
17 22 (4.84%) JSON
18 20 (4.40%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (3.52%) Client/Server
2 15 (3.30%) User Experience
2 15 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.86%) NHS
4 10 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.76%) Blog
5 8 (1.76%) N-Tier
5 8 (1.76%) DTV
5 8 (1.76%) Social Media
5 8 (1.76%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.32%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.88%) Replication
9 3 (0.66%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.44%) Animation
10 2 (0.44%) Informatics
10 2 (0.44%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.44%) iSeries
11 1 (0.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.55%) Windows
2 16 (3.52%) Android
3 14 (3.08%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.86%) UNIX
5 8 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.76%) Linux
6 7 (1.54%) MVS
7 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.44%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (51.43%) MVC
2 170 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (11.65%) Scrum
3 53 (11.65%) OO
4 52 (11.43%) Software Engineering
5 45 (9.89%) E-Commerce
6 43 (9.45%) Business Intelligence
7 37 (8.13%) Unit Testing
8 35 (7.69%) ITIL
9 32 (7.03%) TDD
10 26 (5.71%) CRM
11 25 (5.49%) Mentoring
12 23 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (4.62%) Automated Testing
13 21 (4.62%) Web Development
14 20 (4.40%) Project Management
14 20 (4.40%) UML
15 18 (3.96%) Root Cause Analysis
16 17 (3.74%) OOP
17 16 (3.52%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 355 (78.02%) C#
2 280 (61.54%) SQL
3 224 (49.23%) JavaScript
4 107 (23.52%) T-SQL
5 82 (18.02%) VB.NET
6 52 (11.43%) VB
7 34 (7.47%) Java
8 26 (5.71%) PHP
9 15 (3.30%) VB6
10 13 (2.86%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.42%) C++
12 9 (1.98%) Delphi
13 7 (1.54%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.54%) VBA
14 5 (1.10%) C
15 3 (0.66%) XAML
16 2 (0.44%) XPath
16 2 (0.44%) X++
17 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.22%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 39 (8.57%) Degree
2 9 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.10%) MCTS
4 4 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.66%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.05%) QA
2 6 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (0.66%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.44%) Shibboleth
2 2 (0.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.88%) Unicenter
1 4 (0.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 142 (31.21%) Microsoft
2 52 (11.43%) Oracle
3 8 (1.76%) Red Hat
3 8 (1.76%) Google
4 6 (1.32%) EPiServer
5 4 (0.88%) Sage
5 4 (0.88%) Business Objects
5 4 (0.88%) SAP
5 4 (0.88%) HP
5 4 (0.88%) CA
6 3 (0.66%) Remedy
6 3 (0.66%) VMware
6 3 (0.66%) Typemock
6 3 (0.66%) Red Gate
6 3 (0.66%) Twitter
7 2 (0.44%) Kaspersky
7 2 (0.44%) Zend
7 2 (0.44%) CODA
7 2 (0.44%) Adobe
7 2 (0.44%) IBM
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