The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 85 49 46
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 187 238 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.65% 4.47% 4.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.43% 27.32% 31.63%
Number of salaries quoted 168 184 238
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £41,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1073 871 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.19% 16.37% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 861 666 680
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
England

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 July 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 July 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 -54 116 £35,000 +7.69% 30
North Yorkshire -12 44 £40,000 +14.28% 10
South Yorkshire -5 24 £32,500 -13.33% 10
East Yorkshire -14 2 £26,250 +9.37% 1
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 387 (87.36%) .NET
2 355 (80.14%) C#
3 300 (67.72%) SQL Server
4 275 (62.08%) ASP.NET
5 238 (53.72%) SQL
6 207 (46.73%) HTML
7 198 (44.70%) JavaScript
8 181 (40.86%) CSS
8 181 (40.86%) MVC
9 174 (39.28%) Microsoft
10 145 (32.73%) T-SQL
11 132 (29.80%) .NET Framework
12 130 (29.35%) Team Foundation Server
13 125 (28.22%) jQuery
14 119 (26.86%) SQL Server 2008
15 114 (25.73%) MS Excel
16 112 (25.28%) WCF
17 93 (20.99%) VB.NET
17 93 (20.99%) ASP.NET MVC
18 90 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
19 89 (20.09%) Web Services
20 82 (18.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 80 (18.06%) XML
22 73 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 66 (14.90%) Windows
24 53 (11.96%) Scrum
24 53 (11.96%) SQL Server 2005
25 52 (11.74%) Finance
25 52 (11.74%) Software Engineering
25 52 (11.74%) OO

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 40 (9.03%) SharePoint
2 39 (8.80%) BizTalk Server
3 33 (7.45%) IIS
4 11 (2.48%) CMS
5 6 (1.35%) NServiceBus
6 5 (1.13%) WordPress
7 3 (0.68%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.68%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.45%) Tuxedo
8 2 (0.45%) Apache
9 1 (0.23%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 114 (25.73%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.06%) Photoshop
3 12 (2.71%) MS Office
4 3 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 14 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (2.93%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.35%) Sage 200
4 5 (1.13%) CODA-Financials
5 3 (0.68%) Line 500
6 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.03%) HTTP
2 7 (1.58%) Internet
2 7 (1.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.35%) HTTPS
4 5 (1.13%) Intranet
5 4 (0.90%) FTP
5 4 (0.90%) SCCP
6 2 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.45%) LAN
6 2 (0.45%) WAN
7 1 (0.23%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (67.72%) SQL Server
2 119 (26.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (18.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (11.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 46 (10.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (7.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 25 (5.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (2.48%) MySQL
10 10 (2.26%) Relational Database
11 9 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (1.58%) QlikView
12 7 (1.58%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 7 (1.58%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (0.68%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.68%) MS Access
16 2 (0.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 130 (29.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (3.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 17 (3.84%) ReSharper
2 17 (3.84%) SpecFlow
3 16 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
4 15 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 10 (2.26%) Eclipse
6 7 (1.58%) Dreamweaver
6 7 (1.58%) Subversion
6 7 (1.58%) NUnit
7 6 (1.35%) MorphX
7 6 (1.35%) Selenium
8 4 (0.90%) CA Gen
8 4 (0.90%) NetBeans
9 2 (0.45%) Moq
9 2 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.45%) JDeveloper
9 2 (0.45%) Toad
10 1 (0.23%) ERwin
10 1 (0.23%) Maven
General
1 52 (11.74%) Finance
2 19 (4.29%) Retail
2 19 (4.29%) Legal
3 9 (2.03%) Banking
3 9 (2.03%) Marketing
4 6 (1.35%) Games
5 5 (1.13%) French Language
6 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.90%) Back Office
6 4 (0.90%) Local Government
7 2 (0.45%) Military
7 2 (0.45%) Front Office
8 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.23%) Automotive
8 1 (0.23%) Law
8 1 (0.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 384 (86.68%) Developer
2 215 (48.53%) .NET Developer
3 111 (25.06%) C# Developer
4 88 (19.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 86 (19.41%) Senior Developer
6 58 (13.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 52 (11.74%) Senior .NET Developer
8 51 (11.51%) Software Developer
9 42 (9.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 34 (7.67%) Senior C# Developer
11 33 (7.45%) Web Developer
12 31 (7.00%) Analyst
13 28 (6.32%) Junior
13 28 (6.32%) Junior Developer
14 27 (6.09%) Software Engineer
15 24 (5.42%) SQL Developer
16 23 (5.19%) VB.NET Developer
17 21 (4.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 18 (4.06%) Graduate
19 17 (3.84%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (87.36%) .NET
2 275 (62.08%) ASP.NET
3 207 (46.73%) HTML
4 181 (40.86%) CSS
5 132 (29.80%) .NET Framework
6 125 (28.22%) jQuery
7 112 (25.28%) WCF
8 93 (20.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 89 (20.09%) Web Services
10 80 (18.06%) XML
11 73 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 49 (11.06%) WinForms
13 47 (10.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 38 (8.58%) Ajax
15 36 (8.13%) SOAP
16 35 (7.90%) HTML5
17 29 (6.55%) WPF
18 24 (5.42%) LINQ
19 19 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
20 18 (4.06%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.64%) NHS
2 24 (5.42%) DTV
3 13 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (2.93%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.81%) Mobile App
4 8 (1.81%) Mathematics
5 7 (1.58%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.13%) W3C
6 5 (1.13%) Social Media
7 3 (0.68%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.68%) E-Learning
7 3 (0.68%) iSeries
7 3 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.45%) Blog
8 2 (0.45%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.45%) Animation
9 1 (0.23%) Firmware
9 1 (0.23%) EPoS
9 1 (0.23%) EFTPOS
9 1 (0.23%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 66 (14.90%) Windows
2 15 (3.39%) Android
3 10 (2.26%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.58%) MVS
5 5 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.90%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.90%) Linux
7 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.68%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.23%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (40.86%) MVC
2 90 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (11.96%) Scrum
4 52 (11.74%) Software Engineering
4 52 (11.74%) OO
5 40 (9.03%) E-Commerce
6 32 (7.22%) Web Development
7 30 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (6.55%) Unit Testing
9 28 (6.32%) TDD
10 21 (4.74%) CRM
10 21 (4.74%) UML
11 20 (4.51%) ITIL
12 19 (4.29%) Web Application Development
13 18 (4.06%) Project Management
14 14 (3.16%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (3.16%) Android Development
14 14 (3.16%) Root Cause Analysis
15 13 (2.93%) User Acceptance Testing
16 12 (2.71%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 355 (80.14%) C#
2 238 (53.72%) SQL
3 198 (44.70%) JavaScript
4 145 (32.73%) T-SQL
5 93 (20.99%) VB.NET
6 32 (7.22%) Java
7 30 (6.77%) VB
8 20 (4.51%) PHP
9 17 (3.84%) C++
10 11 (2.48%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.03%) XAML
12 7 (1.58%) VB6
12 7 (1.58%) X++
13 6 (1.35%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.90%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 3 (0.68%) VBA
15 3 (0.68%) COBOL
16 2 (0.45%) Delphi
16 2 (0.45%) C
16 2 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (8.80%) Degree
2 11 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.35%) MCTS
4 4 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (0.68%) ISEB
6 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.00%) QA
2 3 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.13%) NFS
3 4 (0.90%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.90%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.23%) Puppet
2 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 174 (39.28%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.90%) Oracle
3 15 (3.39%) Adobe
4 7 (1.58%) VMware
5 5 (1.13%) CA
5 5 (1.13%) NetApp
5 5 (1.13%) CODA
5 5 (1.13%) Sage
5 5 (1.13%) EPiServer
5 5 (1.13%) Red Gate
6 4 (0.90%) Typemock
6 4 (0.90%) JBoss
6 4 (0.90%) Red Hat
6 4 (0.90%) IBM
6 4 (0.90%) HP
7 3 (0.68%) Micro Focus
8 2 (0.45%) Twitter
8 2 (0.45%) Kaspersky
8 2 (0.45%) Zend
8 2 (0.45%) Infragistics
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare etc
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Gem Partnership
Salary: £200 per day could be negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago