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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 60 73 42
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -31
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 279 265 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.89% 3.53% 5.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.88% 20.03% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 238 221 251
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £50,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1078 1323 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.03% 17.63% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 915 982 759
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -1 168 £40,000 +9.58% 34
South Yorkshire +30 54 £36,500 -10.97% 4
North Yorkshire +12 49 £32,500 -7.14% 10
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 451 (82.45%) .NET
2 385 (70.38%) C#
3 314 (57.40%) SQL
4 303 (55.39%) SQL Server
5 269 (49.18%) JavaScript
6 261 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
7 253 (46.25%) ASP.NET
8 252 (46.07%) HTML
9 226 (41.32%) CSS
10 196 (35.83%) MVC
11 194 (35.47%) jQuery
12 192 (35.10%) XML
13 155 (28.34%) Microsoft
14 141 (25.78%) .NET Framework
15 132 (24.13%) T-SQL
16 128 (23.40%) Web Services
17 123 (22.49%) Team Foundation Server
18 112 (20.48%) ASP.NET MVC
19 101 (18.46%) HTML5
20 90 (16.45%) SharePoint
21 83 (15.17%) Entity Framework
22 81 (14.81%) VB.NET
23 79 (14.44%) Ajax
24 77 (14.08%) WCF
25 73 (13.35%) Software Engineering
26 70 (12.80%) IIS
27 66 (12.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 61 (11.15%) Scrum
28 61 (11.15%) CSS3
28 61 (11.15%) SQL Server 2008

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 90 (16.45%) SharePoint
2 70 (12.80%) IIS
3 36 (6.58%) BizTalk Server
4 32 (5.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 30 (5.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.91%) CMS
8 5 (0.91%) WordPress
8 5 (0.91%) Apache
9 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.18%) JBoss
10 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.18%) Drupal
10 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.18%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (8.23%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.75%) Photoshop
3 22 (4.02%) InfoPath
4 12 (2.19%) MS Office
5 5 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 27 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.48%) Office 365
2 17 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.56%) SaaS
4 7 (1.28%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.18%) PaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Heroku
6 1 (0.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.93%) Internet
2 14 (2.56%) Intranet
3 4 (0.73%) FTP
4 2 (0.37%) HTTP
4 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (55.39%) SQL Server
2 66 (12.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 61 (11.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (8.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (5.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 28 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (4.75%) MySQL
7 26 (4.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (2.01%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.46%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.55%) MS Access
12 3 (0.55%) Oracle Discoverer
12 3 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.55%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 3 (0.55%) PerformancePoint
12 3 (0.55%) Xcelsius
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 123 (22.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (6.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 32 (5.85%) NUnit
4 30 (5.48%) Selenium
5 22 (4.02%) MSTest
5 22 (4.02%) Octopus Deploy
6 21 (3.84%) Eclipse
7 20 (3.66%) Subversion
8 16 (2.93%) JIRA
8 16 (2.93%) QuickTest Pro
8 16 (2.93%) Cucumber
9 15 (2.74%) TortoiseSVN
10 14 (2.56%) ReSharper
11 12 (2.19%) Visual Studio Team System
11 12 (2.19%) SpecFlow
12 9 (1.65%) Git (software)
13 7 (1.28%) MorphX
13 7 (1.28%) CruiseControl
14 6 (1.10%) CppUnit
14 6 (1.10%) NCover
General
1 37 (6.76%) Finance
2 14 (2.56%) Marketing
3 13 (2.38%) Retail
4 9 (1.65%) French Language
4 9 (1.65%) Games
5 3 (0.55%) Banking
5 3 (0.55%) Legal
5 3 (0.55%) Back Office
6 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.37%) Law
6 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.37%) Local Government
7 1 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 391 (71.48%) Developer
2 224 (40.95%) .NET Developer
3 111 (20.29%) Senior Developer
4 78 (14.26%) C# Developer
5 75 (13.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 67 (12.25%) Analyst
7 58 (10.60%) Software Developer
8 47 (8.59%) Senior .NET Developer
9 30 (5.48%) Architect
10 26 (4.75%) Graduate
11 25 (4.57%) Test Analyst
11 25 (4.57%) CRM Developer
12 24 (4.39%) SharePoint Architect
13 23 (4.20%) Junior
13 23 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
13 23 (4.20%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
14 22 (4.02%) Support Analyst
14 22 (4.02%) Junior Developer
15 20 (3.66%) Programmer
16 19 (3.47%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 451 (82.45%) .NET
2 253 (46.25%) ASP.NET
3 252 (46.07%) HTML
4 226 (41.32%) CSS
5 194 (35.47%) jQuery
6 192 (35.10%) XML
7 141 (25.78%) .NET Framework
8 128 (23.40%) Web Services
9 112 (20.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 101 (18.46%) HTML5
11 83 (15.17%) Entity Framework
12 79 (14.44%) Ajax
13 77 (14.08%) WCF
14 61 (11.15%) CSS3
15 59 (10.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 45 (8.23%) XSLT
17 41 (7.50%) WinForms
18 38 (6.95%) JSON
18 38 (6.95%) ASP.NET Web API
19 36 (6.58%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (4.94%) User Experience
2 24 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.66%) Client/Server
4 18 (3.29%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.56%) N-Tier
6 12 (2.19%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.83%) iPhone
7 10 (1.83%) NHS
8 9 (1.65%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.65%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.28%) Graphic Design
9 7 (1.28%) Animation
10 6 (1.10%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.73%) Statistics
12 3 (0.55%) Derivative
12 3 (0.55%) W3C
13 2 (0.37%) iDTV
13 2 (0.37%) EFT
13 2 (0.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 57 (10.42%) Windows
2 23 (4.20%) Android
3 13 (2.38%) UNIX
4 12 (2.19%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.65%) Linux
6 3 (0.55%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (35.83%) MVC
3 73 (13.35%) Software Engineering
4 61 (11.15%) Scrum
5 47 (8.59%) TDD
6 43 (7.86%) E-Commerce
7 39 (7.13%) Project Management
8 36 (6.58%) OOP
9 35 (6.40%) Test Scripting
10 33 (6.03%) ITIL
11 32 (5.85%) CRM
11 32 (5.85%) Migration
12 27 (4.94%) Content Management
12 27 (4.94%) Automated Testing
13 26 (4.75%) OO
14 25 (4.57%) Unit Testing
15 23 (4.20%) Mentoring
16 22 (4.02%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (3.47%) Web Development
17 19 (3.47%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 385 (70.38%) C#
2 314 (57.40%) SQL
3 269 (49.18%) JavaScript
4 132 (24.13%) T-SQL
5 81 (14.81%) VB.NET
6 53 (9.69%) VB
7 33 (6.03%) C++
8 28 (5.12%) Java
9 23 (4.20%) PHP
10 15 (2.74%) XAML
11 14 (2.56%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.19%) XPath
13 10 (1.83%) XQuery
13 10 (1.83%) Delphi
14 9 (1.65%) X++
15 7 (1.28%) VB6
16 3 (0.55%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.37%) C
17 2 (0.37%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (8.41%) Degree
2 27 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (3.47%) ISEB
4 12 (2.19%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.83%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.65%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (0.91%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.73%) MCTS
10 3 (0.55%) MCITP
10 3 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.18%) MCSD
11 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.95%) QA
2 6 (1.10%) SLA
3 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.18%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 10 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.91%) UAG
3 5 (0.91%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.91%) SCCM
1 5 (0.91%) SCOM
2 3 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 155 (28.34%) Microsoft
2 52 (9.51%) Oracle
3 17 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
3 17 (3.11%) Siebel
3 17 (3.11%) NetSuite
4 12 (2.19%) BT
5 11 (2.01%) Google
6 6 (1.10%) VMware
7 5 (0.91%) Business Objects
8 3 (0.55%) SAP
9 2 (0.37%) Kofax
9 2 (0.37%) Twitter
9 2 (0.37%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.18%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.18%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.18%) Micro Focus
10 1 (0.18%) HP
10 1 (0.18%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.18%) Red Hat
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