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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 39 90 52
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -38
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 419 182 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.08% 2.58% 4.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.23% 16.90% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 358 165 177
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
1261 1077 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.29% 15.25% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 873 658
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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 £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 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 28 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 +57 274 £38,000 +8.57% 23
North Yorkshire +25 102 £42,250 +5.62% 4
South Yorkshire +14 37 £32,500 - 12
East Yorkshire +8 2 £26,500 -11.66% 1
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 602 (85.39%) .NET
2 504 (71.49%) C#
3 415 (58.87%) SQL Server
4 410 (58.16%) SQL
5 386 (54.75%) ASP.NET
6 370 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
7 308 (43.69%) JavaScript
8 305 (43.26%) HTML
9 297 (42.13%) CSS
10 244 (34.61%) MVC
11 240 (34.04%) Team Foundation Server
12 235 (33.33%) jQuery
13 227 (32.20%) T-SQL
14 216 (30.64%) Microsoft
15 203 (28.79%) XML
16 172 (24.40%) ASP.NET MVC
17 162 (22.98%) .NET Framework
18 153 (21.70%) Web Services
19 151 (21.42%) Scrum
20 132 (18.72%) HTML5
21 124 (17.59%) Entity Framework
22 119 (16.88%) Ajax
23 106 (15.04%) IIS
24 105 (14.89%) SharePoint
25 103 (14.61%) KnockoutJS
25 103 (14.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 99 (14.04%) Software Engineering
27 95 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
28 88 (12.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 86 (12.20%) WCF

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 106 (15.04%) IIS
2 105 (14.89%) SharePoint
3 34 (4.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 33 (4.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 24 (3.40%) BizTalk Server
6 16 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
7 13 (1.84%) CMS
8 10 (1.42%) WordPress
9 8 (1.13%) Drupal
10 5 (0.71%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.71%) Apache
11 4 (0.57%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.28%) Kentico
13 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 84 (11.91%) MS Excel
2 38 (5.39%) InfoPath
3 17 (2.41%) Photoshop
4 12 (1.70%) MS Office
5 5 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 33 (4.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.28%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 95 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (4.68%) Office 365
3 22 (3.12%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (2.27%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.57%) SaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Heroku
6 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.40%) Intranet
2 26 (3.69%) Internet
3 5 (0.71%) HTTP
3 5 (0.71%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.28%) VPN
4 2 (0.28%) LAN
4 2 (0.28%) WAN
5 1 (0.14%) FTP
5 1 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 415 (58.87%) SQL Server
2 103 (14.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 88 (12.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 84 (11.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 59 (8.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 47 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (5.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 37 (5.25%) MySQL
9 32 (4.54%) Relational Database
10 30 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (1.13%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.85%) DTS
13 5 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (0.57%) SQLPlus
15 3 (0.43%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.43%) MS Access
16 2 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
16 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 240 (34.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (5.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 26 (3.69%) Selenium
4 22 (3.12%) HP UFT
4 22 (3.12%) Cucumber
5 20 (2.84%) NUnit
6 18 (2.55%) Subversion
7 17 (2.41%) Visual Studio Team System
8 16 (2.27%) Git (software)
9 15 (2.13%) JIRA
9 15 (2.13%) Eclipse
10 11 (1.56%) MSTest
11 8 (1.13%) CruiseControl
11 8 (1.13%) NCover
11 8 (1.13%) FxCop
12 7 (0.99%) Moq
12 7 (0.99%) SpecFlow
12 7 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (0.99%) TortoiseSVN
12 7 (0.99%) ReSharper
General
1 44 (6.24%) Finance
2 27 (3.83%) Marketing
3 8 (1.13%) Back Office
3 8 (1.13%) Retail
3 8 (1.13%) Local Government
4 7 (0.99%) Legal
5 6 (0.85%) Games
6 4 (0.57%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.28%) Military
8 2 (0.28%) Law
8 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.14%) Electronics
9 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 523 (74.18%) Developer
2 300 (42.55%) .NET Developer
3 144 (20.43%) Senior Developer
4 63 (8.94%) Senior .NET Developer
5 60 (8.51%) C# Developer
6 55 (7.80%) Software Developer
7 51 (7.23%) Analyst
8 46 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 36 (5.11%) Web Developer
10 31 (4.40%) Designer
11 30 (4.26%) Test Analyst
12 29 (4.11%) Software Engineer
13 25 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
14 24 (3.40%) Senior Test Analyst
15 23 (3.26%) Architect
16 21 (2.98%) SharePoint Designer
17 20 (2.84%) Programmer
17 20 (2.84%) SharePoint Developer
17 20 (2.84%) .NET Web Developer
18 19 (2.70%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 602 (85.39%) .NET
2 386 (54.75%) ASP.NET
3 305 (43.26%) HTML
4 297 (42.13%) CSS
5 235 (33.33%) jQuery
6 203 (28.79%) XML
7 172 (24.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 162 (22.98%) .NET Framework
9 153 (21.70%) Web Services
10 132 (18.72%) HTML5
11 124 (17.59%) Entity Framework
12 119 (16.88%) Ajax
13 103 (14.61%) KnockoutJS
14 86 (12.20%) WCF
14 86 (12.20%) CSS3
15 81 (11.49%) AngularJS
16 74 (10.50%) XSLT
17 54 (7.66%) WinForms
18 53 (7.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 52 (7.38%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.11%) User Experience
2 17 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (2.41%) Management Information System
3 16 (2.27%) N-Tier
3 16 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 16 (2.27%) Graphic Design
3 16 (2.27%) Animation
4 10 (1.42%) iPhone
5 9 (1.28%) W3C
6 7 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (0.99%) RIA
6 7 (0.99%) Computer Science
7 6 (0.85%) Algorithms
7 6 (0.85%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.57%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.43%) Derivative
9 3 (0.43%) Mathematics
9 3 (0.43%) NHS
10 2 (0.28%) EPoS
10 2 (0.28%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 84 (11.91%) Windows
2 26 (3.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (2.98%) Android
4 13 (1.84%) Linux
5 11 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (1.56%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.42%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.43%) UNIX
7 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (34.61%) MVC
3 151 (21.42%) Scrum
4 99 (14.04%) Software Engineering
5 75 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
6 73 (10.35%) E-Commerce
7 58 (8.23%) Project Management
8 55 (7.80%) TDD
9 52 (7.38%) SDLC
10 49 (6.95%) Kanban
11 46 (6.52%) OO
12 45 (6.38%) OOP
13 44 (6.24%) Automated Testing
14 42 (5.96%) Web Development
15 40 (5.67%) CRM
16 37 (5.25%) Mentoring
17 34 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
18 33 (4.68%) Migration
19 28 (3.97%) Technical Architecture
19 28 (3.97%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 504 (71.49%) C#
2 410 (58.16%) SQL
3 308 (43.69%) JavaScript
4 227 (32.20%) T-SQL
5 78 (11.06%) VB.NET
6 68 (9.65%) VB
7 34 (4.82%) C++
8 24 (3.40%) XPath
9 18 (2.55%) XQuery
10 17 (2.41%) PowerShell
11 16 (2.27%) Java
12 14 (1.99%) PHP
12 14 (1.99%) X++
13 9 (1.28%) C
14 8 (1.13%) XAML
15 7 (0.99%) VC++
16 5 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 4 (0.57%) VB6
17 4 (0.57%) PL/SQL
18 3 (0.43%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 67 (9.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (8.37%) Degree
3 33 (4.68%) MCSD
4 28 (3.97%) ISEB
4 28 (3.97%) Security Cleared
5 24 (3.40%) SC Cleared
6 16 (2.27%) DV Cleared
7 15 (2.13%) ISTQB
8 13 (1.84%) MCPD
8 13 (1.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 7 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.14%) MCTS
11 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.96%) QA
2 6 (0.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (0.99%) UAG
1 7 (0.99%) ISA Server
2 5 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (0.99%) SCCM
1 7 (0.99%) SCOM
2 5 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 216 (30.64%) Microsoft
2 67 (9.50%) Oracle
3 29 (4.11%) Sitecore
4 20 (2.84%) Google
5 13 (1.84%) NetSuite
5 13 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (1.84%) Siebel
6 8 (1.13%) BT
7 7 (0.99%) Xamarin
8 6 (0.85%) DevExpress
9 3 (0.43%) Sage
10 2 (0.28%) Citrix
10 2 (0.28%) Micro Focus
10 2 (0.28%) Kaspersky
10 2 (0.28%) Nintex
10 2 (0.28%) Talend
10 2 (0.28%) Tableau
11 1 (0.14%) Twitter
11 1 (0.14%) Cisco
11 1 (0.14%) HP
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000+Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: £50,000 per annum £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + bonus+pension+parking, etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum circa + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago