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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 82 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 218 238 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.04% 4.39% 4.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.32% 26.47% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 182 185 213
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £24,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £41,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1073 899 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.95% 16.58% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 855 700 684
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -35 125 £34,250 +5.38% 27
North Yorkshire -7 60 £38,000 +1.33% 16
South Yorkshire +4 31 £32,500 -13.33% 7
East Yorkshire -7 1 £22,500 -6.25% 1
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 388 (87.00%) .NET
2 353 (79.15%) C#
3 303 (67.94%) SQL Server
4 284 (63.68%) ASP.NET
5 245 (54.93%) SQL
6 236 (52.91%) HTML
7 215 (48.21%) JavaScript
8 214 (47.98%) MVC
9 184 (41.26%) CSS
10 146 (32.74%) Microsoft
11 136 (30.49%) .NET Framework
12 124 (27.80%) jQuery
13 123 (27.58%) T-SQL
14 115 (25.78%) Team Foundation Server
15 113 (25.34%) SQL Server 2008
16 109 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC
17 102 (22.87%) MS Excel
18 101 (22.65%) WCF
19 93 (20.85%) VB.NET
20 90 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
21 86 (19.28%) Web Services
22 85 (19.06%) XML
23 77 (17.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 71 (15.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 60 (13.45%) Windows
26 58 (13.00%) OO
27 57 (12.78%) Scrum
27 57 (12.78%) Software Engineering
28 56 (12.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
29 55 (12.33%) Finance

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 34 (7.62%) SharePoint
2 33 (7.40%) IIS
3 32 (7.17%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (2.91%) CMS
5 10 (2.24%) WordPress
6 9 (2.02%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.67%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.67%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.22%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.22%) Apache
Applications
1 102 (22.87%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.14%) MS Office
3 13 (2.91%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.35%) Sage 200
4 5 (1.12%) CODA-Financials
5 3 (0.67%) Line 500
6 1 (0.22%) BASE24
6 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.69%) Internet
2 9 (2.02%) HTTP
3 7 (1.57%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.57%) Intranet
4 6 (1.35%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.90%) SCCP
6 3 (0.67%) FTP
7 2 (0.45%) LAN
7 2 (0.45%) WAN
7 2 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.22%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (67.94%) SQL Server
2 113 (25.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 77 (17.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 50 (11.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (10.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 33 (7.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (4.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (2.91%) Relational Database
10 10 (2.24%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 8 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (1.79%) MySQL
12 7 (1.57%) QlikView
13 6 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.35%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.90%) DTS
15 3 (0.67%) MS Access
15 3 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 115 (25.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (5.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 21 (4.71%) SpecFlow
4 19 (4.26%) ReSharper
5 17 (3.81%) Octopus Deploy
6 16 (3.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 12 (2.69%) Subversion
8 11 (2.47%) NUnit
9 10 (2.24%) Selenium
10 7 (1.57%) Dreamweaver
11 6 (1.35%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.90%) CruiseControl
12 4 (0.90%) NetBeans
12 4 (0.90%) Grunt
12 4 (0.90%) CA Gen
13 3 (0.67%) MSTest
13 3 (0.67%) NSubstitute
14 2 (0.45%) Moq
14 2 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
14 2 (0.45%) MorphX
General
1 55 (12.33%) Finance
2 12 (2.69%) Retail
2 12 (2.69%) Marketing
3 11 (2.47%) Legal
4 8 (1.79%) Banking
5 6 (1.35%) Games
6 5 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.12%) French Language
7 2 (0.45%) Front Office
7 2 (0.45%) Military
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
8 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.22%) Automotive
8 1 (0.22%) Law
8 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 383 (85.87%) Developer
2 214 (47.98%) .NET Developer
3 110 (24.66%) C# Developer
4 90 (20.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 87 (19.51%) Senior Developer
6 59 (13.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 54 (12.11%) Software Developer
8 52 (11.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 50 (11.21%) Senior .NET Developer
10 37 (8.30%) Web Developer
11 32 (7.17%) Analyst
12 31 (6.95%) Senior C# Developer
13 28 (6.28%) Junior Developer
13 28 (6.28%) Junior
14 25 (5.61%) Software Engineer
15 22 (4.93%) VB.NET Developer
16 19 (4.26%) Applications Developer
16 19 (4.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 18 (4.04%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 388 (87.00%) .NET
2 284 (63.68%) ASP.NET
3 236 (52.91%) HTML
4 184 (41.26%) CSS
5 136 (30.49%) .NET Framework
6 124 (27.80%) jQuery
7 109 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 101 (22.65%) WCF
9 86 (19.28%) Web Services
10 85 (19.06%) XML
11 71 (15.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 56 (12.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 44 (9.87%) HTML5
14 41 (9.19%) WinForms
15 37 (8.30%) Ajax
16 36 (8.07%) SOAP
17 18 (4.04%) ASP.NET Web API
18 17 (3.81%) KnockoutJS
18 17 (3.81%) CSS3
19 14 (3.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (3.36%) NHS
2 13 (2.91%) DTV
2 13 (2.91%) Computer Science
3 11 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.02%) Mathematics
5 8 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 8 (1.79%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.12%) Social Media
7 5 (1.12%) W3C
7 5 (1.12%) Blog
8 4 (0.90%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (0.67%) iSeries
9 3 (0.67%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.45%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.45%) Animation
11 1 (0.22%) Informatics
11 1 (0.22%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.22%) Open Source
11 1 (0.22%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 60 (13.45%) Windows
2 18 (4.04%) Android
3 14 (3.14%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.57%) MVS
5 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.90%) Linux
5 4 (0.90%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.22%) UNIX
7 1 (0.22%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (47.98%) MVC
2 90 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (13.00%) OO
4 57 (12.78%) Scrum
4 57 (12.78%) Software Engineering
5 45 (10.09%) E-Commerce
6 31 (6.95%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (6.95%) Unit Testing
7 30 (6.73%) TDD
8 29 (6.50%) ITIL
9 26 (5.83%) UML
10 25 (5.61%) Web Development
11 18 (4.04%) Automated Testing
11 18 (4.04%) Root Cause Analysis
11 18 (4.04%) Android Development
12 17 (3.81%) Web Application Development
13 16 (3.59%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (3.36%) CRM
14 15 (3.36%) Project Management
15 14 (3.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 353 (79.15%) C#
2 245 (54.93%) SQL
3 215 (48.21%) JavaScript
4 123 (27.58%) T-SQL
5 93 (20.85%) VB.NET
6 37 (8.30%) Java
7 29 (6.50%) VB
8 22 (4.93%) PHP
9 18 (4.04%) C++
10 12 (2.69%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.02%) VB6
11 9 (2.02%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.12%) XAML
12 5 (1.12%) Delphi
13 4 (0.90%) VBA
14 3 (0.67%) C
15 2 (0.45%) XPath
15 2 (0.45%) X++
16 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.22%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 41 (9.19%) Degree
2 9 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.35%) MCTS
4 4 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (0.67%) ISEB
6 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.05%) QA
2 3 (0.67%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.12%) NFS
2 4 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.90%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.45%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 4 (0.90%) Unicenter
2 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 146 (32.74%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.07%) Oracle
3 12 (2.69%) Adobe
4 5 (1.12%) CODA
4 5 (1.12%) Sage
4 5 (1.12%) CA
4 5 (1.12%) NetApp
4 5 (1.12%) EPiServer
5 4 (0.90%) Red Hat
5 4 (0.90%) VMware
5 4 (0.90%) HP
5 4 (0.90%) JBoss
5 4 (0.90%) Typemock
5 4 (0.90%) Red Gate
6 3 (0.67%) IBM
6 3 (0.67%) Remedy
7 2 (0.45%) Zend
7 2 (0.45%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.22%) Blackboard
8 1 (0.22%) Ektron
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Optisoft Ltd
Salary: dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago