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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 91 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 214 220 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.88% 4.09% 4.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.84% 24.97% 29.89%
Number of salaries quoted 179 179 210
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £26,300 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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
1136 881 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.29% 16.37% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 915 706 698
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 September 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 30 September 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 -44 133 £35,000 +2.94% 32
North Yorkshire -18 45 £35,000 -6.66% 12
South Yorkshire +3 32 £32,500 -13.33% 8
East Yorkshire -1 3 £25,000 +4.16% 2
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 372 (87.12%) .NET
2 337 (78.92%) C#
3 282 (66.04%) SQL Server
4 272 (63.70%) ASP.NET
5 245 (57.38%) SQL
6 234 (54.80%) HTML
7 229 (53.63%) MVC
8 203 (47.54%) JavaScript
9 171 (40.05%) CSS
10 150 (35.13%) Agile Software Development
11 132 (30.91%) .NET Framework
12 117 (27.40%) Microsoft
12 117 (27.40%) ASP.NET MVC
13 113 (26.46%) jQuery
14 107 (25.06%) Team Foundation Server
15 100 (23.42%) SQL Server 2008
16 95 (22.25%) T-SQL
17 94 (22.01%) WCF
18 89 (20.84%) MS Excel
19 85 (19.91%) XML
20 81 (18.97%) VB.NET
21 77 (18.03%) Web Services
22 70 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 63 (14.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 63 (14.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 56 (13.11%) Software Engineering
25 52 (12.18%) Windows
25 52 (12.18%) OO
26 51 (11.94%) Scrum
27 50 (11.71%) Finance

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 37 (8.67%) SharePoint
2 30 (7.03%) IIS
3 27 (6.32%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (3.75%) CMS
5 13 (3.04%) WordPress
6 9 (2.11%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.23%) Apache
9 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.23%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.23%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 89 (20.84%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.81%) MS Office
3 9 (2.11%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.41%) Sage 200
3 5 (1.17%) CODA-Financials
4 2 (0.47%) Line 500
5 1 (0.23%) BASE24
5 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.34%) SaaS
2 6 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.47%) Office 365
4 1 (0.23%) IaaS
4 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.28%) Internet
2 10 (2.34%) Intranet
3 9 (2.11%) HTTP
4 6 (1.41%) HTTPS
5 5 (1.17%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.94%) SCCP
7 2 (0.47%) LAN
7 2 (0.47%) WAN
7 2 (0.47%) FTP
7 2 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.23%) VLAN
8 1 (0.23%) Network Security
8 1 (0.23%) Firewall
8 1 (0.23%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 282 (66.04%) SQL Server
2 100 (23.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (14.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (11.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (9.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 29 (6.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (4.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (3.04%) Relational Database
10 10 (2.34%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 8 (1.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (1.64%) QlikView
12 7 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (1.64%) MySQL
12 7 (1.64%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.41%) MS Access
14 4 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.94%) DTS
14 4 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
15 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 107 (25.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (8.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 21 (4.92%) SpecFlow
3 21 (4.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 20 (4.68%) ReSharper
5 18 (4.22%) Subversion
6 14 (3.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 11 (2.58%) Selenium
7 11 (2.58%) NUnit
8 9 (2.11%) Dreamweaver
9 7 (1.64%) CruiseControl
9 7 (1.64%) Grunt
10 5 (1.17%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.17%) MSTest
11 4 (0.94%) NetBeans
11 4 (0.94%) CA Gen
12 3 (0.70%) NSubstitute
12 3 (0.70%) Toad
12 3 (0.70%) TortoiseSVN
12 3 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 50 (11.71%) Finance
2 15 (3.51%) Marketing
3 8 (1.87%) Legal
4 6 (1.41%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.41%) Games
4 6 (1.41%) Banking
5 4 (0.94%) Retail
5 4 (0.94%) French Language
6 2 (0.47%) Front Office
7 1 (0.23%) Back Office
7 1 (0.23%) Law
7 1 (0.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 368 (86.18%) Developer
2 205 (48.01%) .NET Developer
3 111 (26.00%) C# Developer
4 93 (21.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 77 (18.03%) Senior Developer
6 62 (14.52%) Software Developer
7 61 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 61 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (8.67%) Senior .NET Developer
9 36 (8.43%) Web Developer
10 28 (6.56%) Analyst
10 28 (6.56%) Senior C# Developer
11 26 (6.09%) Junior Developer
11 26 (6.09%) Junior
12 23 (5.39%) Applications Developer
13 20 (4.68%) Software Engineer
14 19 (4.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 17 (3.98%) VB.NET Developer
15 17 (3.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 17 (3.98%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (87.12%) .NET
2 272 (63.70%) ASP.NET
3 234 (54.80%) HTML
4 171 (40.05%) CSS
5 132 (30.91%) .NET Framework
6 117 (27.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 113 (26.46%) jQuery
8 94 (22.01%) WCF
9 85 (19.91%) XML
10 77 (18.03%) Web Services
11 70 (16.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 63 (14.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 46 (10.77%) HTML5
14 36 (8.43%) Ajax
15 32 (7.49%) WinForms
15 32 (7.49%) SOAP
16 22 (5.15%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (4.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 18 (4.22%) CSS3
17 18 (4.22%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (2.81%) Client/Server
1 12 (2.81%) NHS
1 12 (2.81%) User Experience
2 11 (2.58%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.34%) DTV
3 10 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (1.87%) Social Media
4 8 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (1.87%) Blog
5 7 (1.64%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.41%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.17%) W3C
7 5 (1.17%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.70%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.47%) iSeries
10 2 (0.47%) Animation
11 1 (0.23%) Informatics
11 1 (0.23%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 52 (12.18%) Windows
2 17 (3.98%) Android
3 14 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.64%) UNIX
4 7 (1.64%) MVS
5 5 (1.17%) Linux
5 5 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.70%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.70%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (53.63%) MVC
2 150 (35.13%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (13.11%) Software Engineering
4 52 (12.18%) OO
5 51 (11.94%) Scrum
6 38 (8.90%) E-Commerce
7 32 (7.49%) Unit Testing
8 30 (7.03%) ITIL
9 29 (6.79%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (6.56%) TDD
11 26 (6.09%) UML
12 22 (5.15%) Mentoring
13 18 (4.22%) Automated Testing
14 17 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (3.98%) Android Development
14 17 (3.98%) Root Cause Analysis
15 16 (3.75%) CRM
15 16 (3.75%) Project Management
16 14 (3.28%) Migration
16 14 (3.28%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 337 (78.92%) C#
2 245 (57.38%) SQL
3 203 (47.54%) JavaScript
4 95 (22.25%) T-SQL
5 81 (18.97%) VB.NET
6 34 (7.96%) VB
7 33 (7.73%) Java
8 23 (5.39%) PHP
9 14 (3.28%) C++
10 13 (3.04%) PL/SQL
11 12 (2.81%) VB6
12 10 (2.34%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.41%) Delphi
14 5 (1.17%) VBA
15 3 (0.70%) XAML
16 2 (0.47%) C
17 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.23%) F#
17 1 (0.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (8.43%) Degree
2 8 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.17%) MCTS
4 4 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.47%) ISEB
5 2 (0.47%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.92%) QA
2 3 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.17%) NFS
2 4 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.47%) Shibboleth
4 2 (0.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.94%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 117 (27.40%) Microsoft
2 44 (10.30%) Oracle
3 8 (1.87%) Adobe
4 5 (1.17%) NetApp
4 5 (1.17%) Red Hat
4 5 (1.17%) CODA
4 5 (1.17%) JBoss
4 5 (1.17%) EPiServer
5 4 (0.94%) Typemock
5 4 (0.94%) Red Gate
5 4 (0.94%) Sage
5 4 (0.94%) HP
5 4 (0.94%) CA
6 3 (0.70%) Remedy
6 3 (0.70%) VMware
7 2 (0.47%) Zend
7 2 (0.47%) IBM
7 2 (0.47%) Twitter
7 2 (0.47%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.23%) Sony
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits available
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits available
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum + Good Benefits (Great holidays + Home working
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
The SmartList
Salary: up to £35k (depending on experience) + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
The SmartList
Salary: up to £35k (depending on experience) + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: Pension & 28.5 Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago