Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 27 51
Rank change year-on-year +8 +24 -20
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 21 37 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 12.28% 13.12% 1.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.00% 35.24% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 43 7
Halifax median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +38.46% -27.78%
10th Percentile £39,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £44,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% -1.25%

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 70 105 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 40.94% 37.23% 20.82%
Number of salaries quoted 52 103 53
Halifax median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £21,750 £32,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £54,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -

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

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Halifax over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) MVC
3 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
4 18 (85.71%) SQL
4 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (80.95%) T-SQL
5 17 (80.95%) SOAP
5 17 (80.95%) Web Services
6 16 (76.19%) SOA
6 16 (76.19%) Software Engineering
6 16 (76.19%) WCF
6 16 (76.19%) Waterfall
6 16 (76.19%) SDLC
7 15 (71.43%) REST
7 15 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (71.43%) Sequence Diagram
7 15 (71.43%) WPF
7 15 (71.43%) Scrum
7 15 (71.43%) Finance
7 15 (71.43%) UML
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 3 (14.29%) JSON
9 3 (14.29%) XML
9 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 3 (14.29%) Cloud Native
10 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery

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 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Adabas
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
General
1 15 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 18 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 17 (80.95%) C# Developer
4 16 (76.19%) C# .NET Developer
4 16 (76.19%) C# Software Developer
4 16 (76.19%) Software Developer
5 15 (71.43%) .NET Software Developer
5 15 (71.43%) Agile .NET Developer
5 15 (71.43%) Agile C# Developer
5 15 (71.43%) Agile Developer
5 15 (71.43%) Senior .NET Developer
5 15 (71.43%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 15 (71.43%) Senior Agile Developer
5 15 (71.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 15 (71.43%) Senior C# Developer
5 15 (71.43%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 15 (71.43%) Senior Developer
5 15 (71.43%) Senior Software Developer
5 15 (71.43%) Senior SQL Developer
5 15 (71.43%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (80.95%) SOAP
2 17 (80.95%) Web Services
3 16 (76.19%) WCF
4 15 (71.43%) REST
4 15 (71.43%) WPF
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 3 (14.29%) JSON
5 3 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (9.52%) DAO
6 2 (9.52%) RAML
6 2 (9.52%) RESTful
6 2 (9.52%) Spring
6 2 (9.52%) WinForms
7 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.76%) Ionic Framework
7 1 (4.76%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (14.29%) Cloud Native
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) MVC
2 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (76.19%) SDLC
3 16 (76.19%) SOA
3 16 (76.19%) Software Engineering
3 16 (76.19%) Waterfall
4 15 (71.43%) Scrum
4 15 (71.43%) Sequence Diagram
4 15 (71.43%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (9.52%) MVVM
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) BDD
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (4.76%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (85.71%) SQL
3 17 (80.95%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) NATURAL
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Plesk
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Xamarin