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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 11 21
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 9 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 7.44% 18.18% 8.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% 71.43% 62.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 18
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18 28 29
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 14.88% 25.45% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 21
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 25 June 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 15 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (66.67%) WCF
5 9 (60.00%) XML
6 8 (53.33%) SDLC
7 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
7 7 (46.67%) MVC
7 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
9 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (26.67%) Finance
11 3 (20.00%) Wealth Management
11 3 (20.00%) IIS
11 3 (20.00%) HTML
11 3 (20.00%) NuGet
11 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
12 2 (13.33%) SQL
12 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
12 2 (13.33%) CSS
12 2 (13.33%) SOAP
12 2 (13.33%) Windows
12 2 (13.33%) SOA
12 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 2 (13.33%) jQuery
12 2 (13.33%) JSON
12 2 (13.33%) TDD
12 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure

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 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) EPiServer
2 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) SMTP
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (20.00%) NuGet
3 1 (6.67%) Fiddler
3 1 (6.67%) gulp
3 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Architect
6 1 (6.67%) C# Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Principal Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Software Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) WCF
3 9 (60.00%) XML
4 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) SOAP
7 1 (6.67%) CSS3
7 1 (6.67%) EDI
7 1 (6.67%) HTML5
7 1 (6.67%) Node.js
7 1 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (6.67%) RESTful
7 1 (6.67%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) iPad
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) SDLC
3 7 (46.67%) MVC
4 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Wealth Management
6 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
7 1 (6.67%) Analytics
7 1 (6.67%) BDD
7 1 (6.67%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Microservices
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) SEO
7 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Xamarin
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