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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 36 87 48
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -39
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 425 205 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.30% 2.91% 4.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.36% 18.19% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 362 190 183
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
1237 1127 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.35% 16.01% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 909 659
Average salary £39,000 £39,600 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +13.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +45 274 £40,000 +1.01% 40
North Yorkshire +29 102 £41,500 +3.75% 9
South Yorkshire +24 45 £32,500 +4.83% 5
East Yorkshire +2 2 £26,500 -11.66% 2
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 590 (85.38%) .NET
2 494 (71.49%) C#
3 408 (59.04%) SQL Server
4 403 (58.32%) SQL
5 375 (54.27%) ASP.NET
6 352 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
7 312 (45.15%) JavaScript
8 302 (43.70%) HTML
9 299 (43.27%) CSS
10 246 (35.60%) MVC
11 239 (34.59%) jQuery
12 218 (31.55%) Team Foundation Server
13 211 (30.54%) T-SQL
14 210 (30.39%) XML
15 204 (29.52%) Microsoft
16 172 (24.89%) .NET Framework
17 170 (24.60%) ASP.NET MVC
18 151 (21.85%) Web Services
19 135 (19.54%) Scrum
20 134 (19.39%) HTML5
21 128 (18.52%) Entity Framework
22 120 (17.37%) Ajax
23 113 (16.35%) SharePoint
24 101 (14.62%) IIS
25 94 (13.60%) Software Engineering
25 94 (13.60%) KnockoutJS
26 91 (13.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 89 (12.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 88 (12.74%) CSS3
29 86 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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
1 113 (16.35%) SharePoint
2 101 (14.62%) IIS
3 36 (5.21%) SharePoint 2010
4 35 (5.07%) SharePoint 2013
5 27 (3.91%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (2.03%) SharePoint Server
7 13 (1.88%) CMS
8 10 (1.45%) WordPress
9 8 (1.16%) Drupal
10 5 (0.72%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.72%) Apache
11 3 (0.43%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.29%) Kentico
12 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 77 (11.14%) MS Excel
2 38 (5.50%) InfoPath
3 20 (2.89%) Photoshop
4 12 (1.74%) MS Office
5 5 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 34 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.29%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 86 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (4.92%) Office 365
3 19 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (2.32%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.72%) SaaS
6 1 (0.14%) PaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Heroku
6 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.63%) Intranet
2 27 (3.91%) Internet
3 5 (0.72%) HTTPS
3 5 (0.72%) HTTP
4 4 (0.58%) FTP
5 2 (0.29%) LAN
5 2 (0.29%) WAN
5 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.14%) SAN
6 1 (0.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 408 (59.04%) SQL Server
2 91 (13.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 89 (12.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 80 (11.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 49 (7.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 45 (6.51%) Data Warehouse
7 39 (5.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 35 (5.07%) MySQL
9 31 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 29 (4.20%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (1.16%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.58%) SQLPlus
14 3 (0.43%) MS Access
14 3 (0.43%) DTS
14 3 (0.43%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
16 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 218 (31.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (5.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 23 (3.33%) NUnit
3 23 (3.33%) Selenium
4 19 (2.75%) HP UFT
4 19 (2.75%) Cucumber
5 17 (2.46%) Eclipse
6 15 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
6 15 (2.17%) Subversion
7 13 (1.88%) JIRA
7 13 (1.88%) Git (software)
8 12 (1.74%) MSTest
9 8 (1.16%) NCover
9 8 (1.16%) FxCop
9 8 (1.16%) TortoiseSVN
9 8 (1.16%) CruiseControl
9 8 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.01%) ReSharper
10 7 (1.01%) SpecFlow
11 6 (0.87%) CppUnit
General
1 41 (5.93%) Finance
2 28 (4.05%) Marketing
3 8 (1.16%) Retail
4 7 (1.01%) Back Office
4 7 (1.01%) Games
5 6 (0.87%) Legal
5 6 (0.87%) Local Government
6 4 (0.58%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.14%) Military
8 1 (0.14%) Electronics
8 1 (0.14%) Automotive
8 1 (0.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 515 (74.53%) Developer
2 297 (42.98%) .NET Developer
3 145 (20.98%) Senior Developer
4 65 (9.41%) Senior .NET Developer
5 64 (9.26%) C# Developer
6 52 (7.53%) Analyst
6 52 (7.53%) Software Developer
6 52 (7.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 35 (5.07%) Web Developer
8 30 (4.34%) Designer
9 28 (4.05%) Test Analyst
10 25 (3.62%) Architect
11 23 (3.33%) Software Engineer
11 23 (3.33%) Programmer
11 23 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
12 22 (3.18%) Senior Test Analyst
13 21 (3.04%) SharePoint Designer
14 20 (2.89%) SharePoint Architect
15 19 (2.75%) SharePoint Developer
15 19 (2.75%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 590 (85.38%) .NET
2 375 (54.27%) ASP.NET
3 302 (43.70%) HTML
4 299 (43.27%) CSS
5 239 (34.59%) jQuery
6 210 (30.39%) XML
7 172 (24.89%) .NET Framework
8 170 (24.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 151 (21.85%) Web Services
10 134 (19.39%) HTML5
11 128 (18.52%) Entity Framework
12 120 (17.37%) Ajax
13 94 (13.60%) KnockoutJS
14 88 (12.74%) CSS3
15 85 (12.30%) WCF
16 78 (11.29%) AngularJS
17 76 (11.00%) XSLT
18 58 (8.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 54 (7.81%) LINQ
20 51 (7.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.35%) User Experience
2 20 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (2.89%) Client/Server
3 18 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.32%) Graphic Design
4 16 (2.32%) Animation
5 15 (2.17%) N-Tier
6 10 (1.45%) iPhone
7 9 (1.30%) W3C
8 8 (1.16%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.01%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.01%) RIA
10 6 (0.87%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.72%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.43%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.43%) Derivative
12 3 (0.43%) NHS
13 2 (0.29%) EFT
13 2 (0.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 83 (12.01%) Windows
2 25 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (3.04%) Android
4 14 (2.03%) Linux
5 11 (1.59%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.30%) Windows 7
8 7 (1.01%) UNIX
9 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (50.94%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (35.60%) MVC
3 135 (19.54%) Scrum
4 94 (13.60%) Software Engineering
5 68 (9.84%) E-Commerce
6 59 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
7 58 (8.39%) Project Management
8 55 (7.96%) SDLC
9 53 (7.67%) TDD
10 45 (6.51%) OOP
11 42 (6.08%) Kanban
11 42 (6.08%) Web Development
12 41 (5.93%) OO
12 41 (5.93%) CRM
13 40 (5.79%) Automated Testing
14 38 (5.50%) Mentoring
15 36 (5.21%) Migration
16 30 (4.34%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (4.05%) Technical Architecture
18 26 (3.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 494 (71.49%) C#
2 403 (58.32%) SQL
3 312 (45.15%) JavaScript
4 211 (30.54%) T-SQL
5 84 (12.16%) VB.NET
6 67 (9.70%) VB
7 37 (5.35%) C++
8 20 (2.89%) Java
8 20 (2.89%) XPath
9 18 (2.60%) XQuery
10 17 (2.46%) X++
11 15 (2.17%) PHP
12 10 (1.45%) XAML
12 10 (1.45%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.16%) C
14 7 (1.01%) VC++
15 5 (0.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 4 (0.58%) VB6
16 4 (0.58%) Delphi
17 3 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (7.81%) Degree
3 30 (4.34%) MCSD
4 28 (4.05%) ISEB
5 25 (3.62%) Security Cleared
6 22 (3.18%) SC Cleared
7 16 (2.32%) DV Cleared
8 15 (2.17%) ISTQB
9 13 (1.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 10 (1.45%) MCPD
11 5 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.29%) MCTS
13 1 (0.14%) MCITP
13 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.51%) QA
2 6 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.14%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 5 (0.72%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.72%) ISA Server
1 5 (0.72%) UAG
2 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.72%) SCCM
1 5 (0.72%) SCOM
2 3 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 204 (29.52%) Microsoft
2 64 (9.26%) Oracle
3 26 (3.76%) Sitecore
4 20 (2.89%) Google
5 15 (2.17%) NetSuite
5 15 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (2.17%) Siebel
6 12 (1.74%) BT
7 7 (1.01%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.43%) Sage
8 3 (0.43%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.29%) Kaspersky
9 2 (0.29%) VMware
9 2 (0.29%) Micro Focus
9 2 (0.29%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.29%) Citrix
9 2 (0.29%) Nintex
9 2 (0.29%) Twitter
10 1 (0.14%) Talend
10 1 (0.14%) JD Edwards
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £32000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Normanton, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Holiday, life, health
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + training, health care
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
IT People First
Salary: From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Optisoft Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (Dependent on skills and experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago