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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 62 69 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -30
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 267 260 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.79% 4.02% 5.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.98% 23.07% 32.25%
Number of salaries quoted 236 204 292
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
1162 1127 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.48% 17.41% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1036 840 894
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +6 178 £37,500 +7.14% 31
North Yorkshire +8 51 £32,500 -7.14% 7
South Yorkshire -8 28 £35,000 -6.66% 11
East Yorkshire -4 3 £40,500 - 2
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 443 (81.89%) .NET
2 406 (75.05%) C#
3 337 (62.29%) SQL
4 326 (60.26%) SQL Server
5 273 (50.46%) ASP.NET
6 271 (50.09%) HTML
7 267 (49.35%) JavaScript
8 246 (45.47%) MVC
9 238 (43.99%) Agile Software Development
10 209 (38.63%) CSS
11 183 (33.83%) Microsoft
12 177 (32.72%) jQuery
13 162 (29.94%) .NET Framework
14 160 (29.57%) XML
15 128 (23.66%) Team Foundation Server
16 120 (22.18%) ASP.NET MVC
17 110 (20.33%) T-SQL
18 95 (17.56%) SQL Server 2008
19 94 (17.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 93 (17.19%) Web Services
21 86 (15.90%) VB.NET
22 84 (15.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 79 (14.60%) HTML5
24 78 (14.42%) Ajax
25 74 (13.68%) MS Excel
26 68 (12.57%) WCF
26 68 (12.57%) Oracle
27 67 (12.38%) VB
28 62 (11.46%) Software Engineering
29 57 (10.54%) SharePoint

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 57 (10.54%) SharePoint
2 56 (10.35%) IIS
3 29 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
4 23 (4.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 19 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (2.59%) CMS
7 10 (1.85%) WordPress
8 7 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.11%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.92%) Apache
10 5 (0.92%) JBoss
11 3 (0.55%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.37%) EPiServer CMS
13 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 74 (13.68%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.33%) Photoshop
3 13 (2.40%) MS Office
4 3 (0.55%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.18%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.44%) SaaS
2 19 (3.51%) Office 365
3 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.18%) IaaS
4 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.59%) Internet
2 9 (1.66%) Intranet
3 5 (0.92%) FTP
4 2 (0.37%) LDAP
5 1 (0.18%) Network Security
5 1 (0.18%) VLAN
5 1 (0.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (60.26%) SQL Server
2 95 (17.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 84 (15.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (7.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 30 (5.55%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (4.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (3.88%) MySQL
9 18 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (2.22%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (1.29%) PerformancePoint
12 7 (1.29%) Xcelsius
12 7 (1.29%) MS Access
12 7 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.29%) Oracle Discoverer
13 5 (0.92%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 4 (0.74%) Informix
14 4 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 128 (23.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (8.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 38 (7.02%) NUnit
4 34 (6.28%) Subversion
5 28 (5.18%) MSTest
6 27 (4.99%) Octopus Deploy
7 25 (4.62%) Selenium
8 18 (3.33%) TortoiseSVN
9 16 (2.96%) ReSharper
10 15 (2.77%) SpecFlow
11 9 (1.66%) Grunt
11 9 (1.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 9 (1.66%) CruiseControl
11 9 (1.66%) Eclipse
12 8 (1.48%) QuickTest Pro
13 7 (1.29%) CppUnit
13 7 (1.29%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (1.29%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.92%) Jenkins
14 5 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 41 (7.58%) Finance
2 14 (2.59%) Retail
3 11 (2.03%) Banking
4 10 (1.85%) French Language
5 9 (1.66%) Marketing
6 8 (1.48%) Games
7 4 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.18%) Law
9 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 403 (74.49%) Developer
2 226 (41.77%) .NET Developer
3 89 (16.45%) Senior Developer
4 83 (15.34%) Software Developer
5 76 (14.05%) C# Developer
6 72 (13.31%) C# .NET Developer
7 62 (11.46%) Analyst
8 40 (7.39%) Senior .NET Developer
9 39 (7.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 27 (4.99%) Graduate
11 25 (4.62%) Junior
11 25 (4.62%) ASP.NET Developer
11 25 (4.62%) .NET Software Developer
12 24 (4.44%) Junior Developer
12 24 (4.44%) Architect
12 24 (4.44%) Applications Developer
13 23 (4.25%) Support Analyst
14 22 (4.07%) Test Analyst
15 19 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
15 19 (3.51%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 443 (81.89%) .NET
2 273 (50.46%) ASP.NET
3 271 (50.09%) HTML
4 209 (38.63%) CSS
5 177 (32.72%) jQuery
6 162 (29.94%) .NET Framework
7 160 (29.57%) XML
8 120 (22.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 94 (17.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 93 (17.19%) Web Services
11 79 (14.60%) HTML5
12 78 (14.42%) Ajax
13 68 (12.57%) WCF
14 57 (10.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 46 (8.50%) CSS3
16 35 (6.47%) JSON
17 34 (6.28%) WinForms
18 32 (5.91%) ASP.NET Web API
19 29 (5.36%) KnockoutJS
20 26 (4.81%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.18%) Client/Server
2 27 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.44%) User Experience
4 13 (2.40%) NHS
5 12 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.85%) N-Tier
6 10 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.48%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.29%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.29%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.11%) Social Media
9 6 (1.11%) Blog
9 6 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.74%) Replication
11 3 (0.55%) Statistics
12 2 (0.37%) iDTV
12 2 (0.37%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.37%) Xbox
13 1 (0.18%) Informatics
13 1 (0.18%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 56 (10.35%) Windows
2 25 (4.62%) UNIX
3 12 (2.22%) Android
4 11 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.11%) Linux
6 5 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.55%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (45.47%) MVC
2 238 (43.99%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (11.46%) Software Engineering
4 55 (10.17%) Scrum
5 50 (9.24%) OO
6 46 (8.50%) TDD
7 43 (7.95%) E-Commerce
8 42 (7.76%) ITIL
9 37 (6.84%) Unit Testing
10 34 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (5.91%) OOP
12 29 (5.36%) Migration
13 28 (5.18%) Content Management
14 27 (4.99%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (4.81%) Project Management
16 25 (4.62%) CRM
16 25 (4.62%) Mentoring
17 22 (4.07%) Test Scripting
17 22 (4.07%) Automated Testing
18 21 (3.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 406 (75.05%) C#
2 337 (62.29%) SQL
3 267 (49.35%) JavaScript
4 110 (20.33%) T-SQL
5 86 (15.90%) VB.NET
6 67 (12.38%) VB
7 32 (5.91%) Java
8 29 (5.36%) PHP
9 23 (4.25%) C++
10 18 (3.33%) PowerShell
11 16 (2.96%) VB6
12 15 (2.77%) Delphi
13 10 (1.85%) XAML
14 6 (1.11%) X++
15 5 (0.92%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.92%) VBA
16 4 (0.74%) C
16 4 (0.74%) XPath
17 3 (0.55%) F#
18 2 (0.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 34 (6.28%) Degree
2 14 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.11%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (0.55%) MCITP
4 3 (0.55%) MCTS
4 3 (0.55%) ISEB
5 1 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.28%) QA
2 10 (1.85%) SLA
3 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.37%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 183 (33.83%) Microsoft
2 68 (12.57%) Oracle
3 11 (2.03%) Google
4 9 (1.66%) VMware
5 8 (1.48%) BT
6 7 (1.29%) Business Objects
6 7 (1.29%) SAP
7 5 (0.92%) Twitter
7 5 (0.92%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.92%) Siebel
7 5 (0.92%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.55%) Kofax
8 3 (0.55%) Remedy
9 2 (0.37%) Adobe
9 2 (0.37%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.18%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.18%) Capita
10 1 (0.18%) Cognizant
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Flexitime
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
RecruitX
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
The Developer Portal
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + fantastic benefits!
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