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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 47 83 53
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -30
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 341 218 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.08% 3.04% 4.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.84% 20.28% 26.37%
Number of salaries quoted 292 182 179
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £43,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1225 1075 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.24% 14.97% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 855 679
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +38 230 £38,000 +10.94% 13
North Yorkshire +5 73 £45,000 +18.42% 7
South Yorkshire +7 32 £32,000 -1.53% 5
East Yorkshire +4 2 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 589 (84.75%) .NET
2 489 (70.36%) C#
3 403 (57.99%) SQL
4 401 (57.70%) SQL Server
5 391 (56.26%) ASP.NET
6 367 (52.81%) Agile Software Development
7 295 (42.45%) JavaScript
8 286 (41.15%) CSS
9 285 (41.01%) HTML
10 253 (36.40%) Team Foundation Server
11 247 (35.54%) MVC
12 231 (33.24%) Microsoft
13 228 (32.81%) T-SQL
14 224 (32.23%) jQuery
15 179 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
16 178 (25.61%) XML
17 171 (24.60%) Scrum
18 161 (23.17%) .NET Framework
19 128 (18.42%) Web Services
19 128 (18.42%) Entity Framework
20 119 (17.12%) HTML5
21 116 (16.69%) Ajax
22 109 (15.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 105 (15.11%) KnockoutJS
24 103 (14.82%) Microsoft Azure
25 99 (14.24%) IIS
26 98 (14.10%) SharePoint
27 96 (13.81%) MS Excel
28 95 (13.67%) Software Engineering
29 91 (13.09%) SQL Server 2008

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 99 (14.24%) IIS
2 98 (14.10%) SharePoint
3 33 (4.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 30 (4.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 23 (3.31%) BizTalk Server
6 21 (3.02%) SharePoint Server
7 13 (1.87%) CMS
8 8 (1.15%) Drupal
8 8 (1.15%) WordPress
9 5 (0.72%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.58%) 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
12 2 (0.29%) Apache
Applications
1 96 (13.81%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.89%) InfoPath
3 16 (2.30%) MS Office
4 10 (1.44%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 34 (4.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.16%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.29%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 103 (14.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (4.75%) Office 365
3 25 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (2.30%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.46%) Intranet
2 25 (3.60%) Internet
3 5 (0.72%) HTTPS
3 5 (0.72%) HTTP
4 2 (0.29%) VPN
4 2 (0.29%) LAN
4 2 (0.29%) WAN
4 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 401 (57.70%) SQL Server
2 109 (15.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 91 (13.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 89 (12.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 62 (8.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 43 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
7 36 (5.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 32 (4.60%) Relational Database
9 31 (4.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 30 (4.32%) MySQL
11 8 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (1.15%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.01%) DTS
13 4 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.58%) SQLPlus
14 2 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.29%) PerformancePoint
14 2 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.29%) MS Access
14 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 253 (36.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (4.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 24 (3.45%) HP UFT
3 24 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 23 (3.31%) Subversion
5 21 (3.02%) NUnit
6 20 (2.88%) Git (software)
7 18 (2.59%) Selenium
8 16 (2.30%) JIRA
9 14 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
10 13 (1.87%) Moq
11 12 (1.73%) MSTest
12 11 (1.58%) Mercurial
13 10 (1.44%) Eclipse
14 8 (1.15%) CruiseControl
14 8 (1.15%) NCover
14 8 (1.15%) FxCop
15 7 (1.01%) Toad
16 6 (0.86%) CppUnit
17 5 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
General
1 43 (6.19%) Finance
2 25 (3.60%) Marketing
3 8 (1.15%) Retail
3 8 (1.15%) Local Government
3 8 (1.15%) Back Office
4 6 (0.86%) Manufacturing
4 6 (0.86%) Games
5 5 (0.72%) Legal
6 3 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.29%) Law
7 2 (0.29%) Military
8 1 (0.14%) Electronics
8 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 500 (71.94%) Developer
2 287 (41.29%) .NET Developer
3 135 (19.42%) Senior Developer
4 64 (9.21%) Senior .NET Developer
5 52 (7.48%) Analyst
6 51 (7.34%) Software Developer
7 48 (6.91%) C# Developer
8 40 (5.76%) Web Developer
9 37 (5.32%) Software Engineer
10 34 (4.89%) Designer
11 32 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
12 30 (4.32%) Test Analyst
13 27 (3.88%) SharePoint Developer
14 25 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
15 24 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
16 21 (3.02%) ASP.NET Developer
16 21 (3.02%) SharePoint Designer
17 19 (2.73%) Senior Software Developer
17 19 (2.73%) Programmer
18 18 (2.59%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 589 (84.75%) .NET
2 391 (56.26%) ASP.NET
3 286 (41.15%) CSS
4 285 (41.01%) HTML
5 224 (32.23%) jQuery
6 179 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 178 (25.61%) XML
8 161 (23.17%) .NET Framework
9 128 (18.42%) Web Services
9 128 (18.42%) Entity Framework
10 119 (17.12%) HTML5
11 116 (16.69%) Ajax
12 105 (15.11%) KnockoutJS
13 81 (11.65%) CSS3
14 77 (11.08%) AngularJS
15 72 (10.36%) WCF
16 68 (9.78%) XSLT
17 65 (9.35%) WinForms
18 56 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 52 (7.48%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (4.75%) User Experience
2 17 (2.45%) Client/Server
3 16 (2.30%) Graphic Design
3 16 (2.30%) Animation
3 16 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (2.16%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.01%) N-Tier
6 9 (1.29%) W3C
7 8 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.15%) iPhone
8 7 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.01%) RIA
9 6 (0.86%) Mobile App
9 6 (0.86%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.43%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.43%) NHS
10 3 (0.43%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.43%) Derivative
11 2 (0.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 77 (11.08%) Windows
2 26 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (2.59%) Android
4 11 (1.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.44%) Windows 7
5 10 (1.44%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.44%) Linux
6 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (52.81%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (35.54%) MVC
3 171 (24.60%) Scrum
4 95 (13.67%) Software Engineering
5 85 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
6 70 (10.07%) E-Commerce
7 55 (7.91%) OO
7 55 (7.91%) Project Management
7 55 (7.91%) Kanban
8 51 (7.34%) SDLC
9 44 (6.33%) Mentoring
9 44 (6.33%) Automated Testing
9 44 (6.33%) OOP
9 44 (6.33%) CRM
10 43 (6.19%) TDD
11 38 (5.47%) Web Development
12 35 (5.04%) Business Intelligence
13 32 (4.60%) Product Management
14 30 (4.32%) Migration
15 29 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 489 (70.36%) C#
2 403 (57.99%) SQL
3 295 (42.45%) JavaScript
4 228 (32.81%) T-SQL
5 67 (9.64%) VB.NET
6 57 (8.20%) VB
7 31 (4.46%) C++
8 30 (4.32%) XPath
9 19 (2.73%) PowerShell
10 18 (2.59%) XQuery
11 15 (2.16%) Java
12 14 (2.01%) X++
13 12 (1.73%) C
14 8 (1.15%) PHP
14 8 (1.15%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.01%) VC++
16 6 (0.86%) XAML
17 5 (0.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 4 (0.58%) VB6
19 3 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 67 (9.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (9.06%) Degree
3 36 (5.18%) MCSD
4 29 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 28 (4.03%) ISEB
6 25 (3.60%) SC Cleared
7 17 (2.45%) MCPD
8 16 (2.30%) DV Cleared
9 15 (2.16%) ISTQB
10 13 (1.87%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 5 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.29%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.29%) MCTS
14 1 (0.14%) MCITP
14 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.04%) QA
2 6 (0.86%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) SLA
3 1 (0.14%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 7 (1.01%) ISA Server
1 7 (1.01%) UAG
2 5 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.29%) Firmware
4 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (1.01%) SCCM
1 7 (1.01%) SCOM
2 6 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 231 (33.24%) Microsoft
2 61 (8.78%) Oracle
3 34 (4.89%) Sitecore
4 20 (2.88%) Google
5 8 (1.15%) NetSuite
5 8 (1.15%) Siebel
5 8 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.01%) DevExpress
6 7 (1.01%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.29%) Nintex
7 2 (0.29%) Sage
7 2 (0.29%) Atmel
7 2 (0.29%) Tableau
7 2 (0.29%) Talend
7 2 (0.29%) Kaspersky
7 2 (0.29%) BT
7 2 (0.29%) EMC
7 2 (0.29%) Citrix
8 1 (0.14%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.14%) Micro Focus
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