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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 69 67 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 256 271 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.50% 3.87% 5.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.42% 21.68% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 231 216 255
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
1142 1250 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.62% 17.85% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 910 821
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -7 173 £37,500 +7.14% 25
North Yorkshire +2 44 £32,500 -7.14% 9
South Yorkshire -3 29 £36,500 -27.00% 9
East Yorkshire +5 2 £40,500 +35.00%
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 438 (82.49%) .NET
2 400 (75.33%) C#
3 331 (62.34%) SQL
4 311 (58.57%) SQL Server
5 261 (49.15%) JavaScript
6 257 (48.40%) HTML
7 251 (47.27%) ASP.NET
8 243 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
9 218 (41.05%) MVC
10 213 (40.11%) CSS
11 183 (34.46%) jQuery
12 181 (34.09%) XML
13 171 (32.20%) Microsoft
14 154 (29.00%) .NET Framework
15 124 (23.35%) Team Foundation Server
16 116 (21.85%) T-SQL
17 113 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC
18 109 (20.53%) Web Services
19 86 (16.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 85 (16.01%) HTML5
21 81 (15.25%) VB.NET
22 76 (14.31%) Ajax
23 73 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
24 72 (13.56%) WCF
24 72 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 71 (13.37%) VB
26 69 (12.99%) Oracle
27 67 (12.62%) SharePoint
28 63 (11.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
29 61 (11.49%) Software Engineering

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 67 (12.62%) SharePoint
2 58 (10.92%) IIS
3 30 (5.65%) BizTalk Server
4 28 (5.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 23 (4.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (1.69%) CMS
7 8 (1.51%) Apache
8 7 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.32%) WordPress
9 6 (1.13%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.94%) JBoss
11 2 (0.38%) EPiServer CMS
12 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 59 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.52%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.88%) MS Office
4 7 (1.32%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.33%) Office 365
2 20 (3.77%) SaaS
3 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.38%) PaaS
5 1 (0.19%) Heroku
5 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.19%) IaaS
5 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.51%) Internet
2 7 (1.32%) Intranet
3 4 (0.75%) FTP
4 2 (0.38%) LDAP
5 1 (0.19%) Firewall
5 1 (0.19%) VLAN
5 1 (0.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (58.57%) SQL Server
2 73 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (7.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (7.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 29 (5.46%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (5.46%) SQL Server 2012
7 28 (5.27%) MySQL
8 16 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (2.07%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (1.51%) MS Access
12 7 (1.32%) Oracle Discoverer
12 7 (1.32%) PerformancePoint
12 7 (1.32%) Xcelsius
12 7 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.94%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.75%) Informix
15 2 (0.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 124 (23.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (8.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 34 (6.40%) NUnit
4 32 (6.03%) Subversion
5 31 (5.84%) Octopus Deploy
6 29 (5.46%) Selenium
7 28 (5.27%) MSTest
8 22 (4.14%) TortoiseSVN
9 20 (3.77%) ReSharper
10 15 (2.82%) SpecFlow
11 13 (2.45%) Eclipse
12 12 (2.26%) Visual Studio Team System
13 11 (2.07%) QuickTest Pro
14 10 (1.88%) Cucumber
15 7 (1.32%) CppUnit
15 7 (1.32%) JIRA
16 6 (1.13%) MorphX
17 5 (0.94%) JUnit
17 5 (0.94%) Maven
17 5 (0.94%) CruiseControl
General
1 36 (6.78%) Finance
2 13 (2.45%) Retail
3 11 (2.07%) Banking
4 10 (1.88%) French Language
5 8 (1.51%) Marketing
5 8 (1.51%) Games
6 3 (0.56%) Legal
6 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.38%) Back Office
7 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 391 (73.63%) Developer
2 228 (42.94%) .NET Developer
3 99 (18.64%) Senior Developer
4 82 (15.44%) C# Developer
5 78 (14.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 72 (13.56%) Software Developer
7 66 (12.43%) Analyst
8 42 (7.91%) Senior .NET Developer
9 29 (5.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 28 (5.27%) Architect
11 26 (4.90%) Support Analyst
12 25 (4.71%) Junior
13 24 (4.52%) Graduate
13 24 (4.52%) Junior Developer
14 23 (4.33%) Test Analyst
14 23 (4.33%) SharePoint Architect
15 22 (4.14%) CRM Developer
15 22 (4.14%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
15 22 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
16 21 (3.95%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 438 (82.49%) .NET
2 257 (48.40%) HTML
3 251 (47.27%) ASP.NET
4 213 (40.11%) CSS
5 183 (34.46%) jQuery
6 181 (34.09%) XML
7 154 (29.00%) .NET Framework
8 113 (21.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 109 (20.53%) Web Services
10 86 (16.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 85 (16.01%) HTML5
12 76 (14.31%) Ajax
13 72 (13.56%) WCF
14 63 (11.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 49 (9.23%) CSS3
16 41 (7.72%) ASP.NET Web API
17 39 (7.34%) KnockoutJS
18 38 (7.16%) JSON
19 32 (6.03%) WinForms
20 28 (5.27%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.33%) Client/Server
3 19 (3.58%) User Experience
4 13 (2.45%) N-Tier
4 13 (2.45%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.26%) NHS
6 10 (1.88%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.51%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.32%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.32%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.75%) Replication
11 3 (0.56%) Statistics
11 3 (0.56%) Social Media
11 3 (0.56%) Blog
11 3 (0.56%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.38%) iPhone
12 2 (0.38%) Xbox
12 2 (0.38%) iDTV
13 1 (0.19%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 54 (10.17%) Windows
2 25 (4.71%) UNIX
3 12 (2.26%) Android
4 9 (1.69%) Linux
4 9 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (41.05%) MVC
3 61 (11.49%) Software Engineering
4 55 (10.36%) TDD
5 51 (9.60%) Scrum
6 50 (9.42%) E-Commerce
7 39 (7.34%) OOP
8 37 (6.97%) OO
8 37 (6.97%) ITIL
8 37 (6.97%) Unit Testing
9 32 (6.03%) Project Management
10 31 (5.84%) Migration
11 30 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (5.46%) CRM
13 27 (5.08%) Mentoring
14 25 (4.71%) Test Scripting
14 25 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (4.71%) Content Management
15 24 (4.52%) Web Development
16 23 (4.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 400 (75.33%) C#
2 331 (62.34%) SQL
3 261 (49.15%) JavaScript
4 116 (21.85%) T-SQL
5 81 (15.25%) VB.NET
6 71 (13.37%) VB
7 29 (5.46%) PHP
8 27 (5.08%) Java
9 24 (4.52%) C++
10 15 (2.82%) PowerShell
11 14 (2.64%) VB6
11 14 (2.64%) Delphi
12 12 (2.26%) XAML
13 8 (1.51%) X++
14 5 (0.94%) XPath
15 4 (0.75%) VBA
16 3 (0.56%) XQuery
16 3 (0.56%) C
17 2 (0.38%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (6.78%) Degree
2 18 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.88%) VCP4
4 5 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (0.94%) ISEB
4 5 (0.94%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.75%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.75%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.56%) MCTS
6 3 (0.56%) MCITP
7 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (7.53%) QA
2 9 (1.69%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (1.88%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 171 (32.20%) Microsoft
2 69 (12.99%) Oracle
3 11 (2.07%) Google
4 10 (1.88%) BT
5 9 (1.69%) VMware
5 9 (1.69%) NetSuite
5 9 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.69%) Siebel
6 7 (1.32%) Business Objects
6 7 (1.32%) SAP
7 5 (0.94%) Red Hat
7 5 (0.94%) Twitter
8 3 (0.56%) Kofax
9 2 (0.38%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.19%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.19%) Capita
10 1 (0.19%) Sage
10 1 (0.19%) Micro Focus
10 1 (0.19%) Cognizant
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
WebAnyWhere
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £25,000-£35,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £35k - £38k + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: £36,540 per annum plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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