Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 24 30
Rank change year-on-year +11 +6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 27 46 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 15.61% 14.51% 5.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 46.55% 38.02% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22 52 22
Halifax median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +42.86% -22.22%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 58 121 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 33.53% 38.17% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 37 115 33
Halifax median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £21,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Halifax

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Halifax.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
3 21 (77.78%) MVC
4 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (70.37%) Waterfall
5 19 (70.37%) SDLC
6 18 (66.67%) SQL
7 17 (62.96%) Software Engineering
7 17 (62.96%) Web Services
8 12 (44.44%) SOAP
8 12 (44.44%) T-SQL
8 12 (44.44%) WCF
9 11 (40.74%) WPF
9 11 (40.74%) UML
9 11 (40.74%) Finance
9 11 (40.74%) Scrum
9 11 (40.74%) SOA
9 11 (40.74%) REST
9 11 (40.74%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (40.74%) Sequence Diagram
10 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 7 (25.93%) XML
12 6 (22.22%) CSS
12 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
12 6 (22.22%) HTML
12 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (22.22%) MVVM
13 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (18.52%) Windows Phone 8

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 23 (85.19%) Software Developer
3 19 (70.37%) C# Developer
4 18 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
5 14 (51.85%) .NET Developer
6 13 (48.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (48.15%) Senior Developer
6 13 (48.15%) Senior Software Developer
7 12 (44.44%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (44.44%) Senior .NET Developer
7 12 (44.44%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 12 (44.44%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 12 (44.44%) Senior C# Developer
7 12 (44.44%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 11 (40.74%) Agile .NET Developer
8 11 (40.74%) Agile C# Developer
8 11 (40.74%) Agile Developer
8 11 (40.74%) Senior Agile Developer
8 11 (40.74%) Senior SQL Developer
8 11 (40.74%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) Web Services
3 12 (44.44%) SOAP
3 12 (44.44%) WCF
4 11 (40.74%) REST
4 11 (40.74%) WPF
5 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 7 (25.93%) XML
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
7 6 (22.22%) HTML
8 5 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (18.52%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
10 2 (7.41%) JSON
11 1 (3.70%) DAO
11 1 (3.70%) jQuery
11 1 (3.70%) RESTful
11 1 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
1 5 (18.52%) Windows Phone
1 5 (18.52%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) MVC
2 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (70.37%) SDLC
3 19 (70.37%) Waterfall
4 17 (62.96%) Software Engineering
5 11 (40.74%) Scrum
5 11 (40.74%) Sequence Diagram
5 11 (40.74%) SOA
5 11 (40.74%) UML
6 6 (22.22%) MVVM
7 5 (18.52%) Analytics
7 5 (18.52%) Electronic Trading
7 5 (18.52%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.70%) ETL
8 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.70%) OWASP
8 1 (3.70%) TDD
8 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (66.67%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) NATURAL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Plesk
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle
1 1 (3.70%) Xamarin