Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 38 34
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 18 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 9.38% 8.22% 5.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.09% 39.34% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 21
Halifax median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% -6.25%

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 69 61 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 35.94% 20.89% 23.92%
Number of salaries quoted 63 59 58
Halifax median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,900 £32,500 £34,625
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 16 (88.89%) WCF
4 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
5 11 (61.11%) webMethods
5 11 (61.11%) ETL
5 11 (61.11%) MuleSoft
6 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
7 6 (33.33%) MVC
7 6 (33.33%) Web Services
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
8 5 (27.78%) SOA
8 5 (27.78%) SOAP
8 5 (27.78%) Coaching
8 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (22.22%) REST
9 4 (22.22%) SDLC
9 4 (22.22%) Sequence Diagram
9 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
9 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (22.22%) WPF
9 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
9 4 (22.22%) Finance
9 4 (22.22%) Scrum
9 4 (22.22%) UML

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 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) .NET Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) C# Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Agile .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Agile C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Lead Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) WCF
3 12 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 6 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (27.78%) SOAP
6 4 (22.22%) REST
6 4 (22.22%) WPF
7 2 (11.11%) XML
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
8 1 (5.56%) DAO
8 1 (5.56%) JSON
8 1 (5.56%) RAML
8 1 (5.56%) RESTful
8 1 (5.56%) Spring
8 1 (5.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 11 (61.11%) ETL
4 8 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 6 (33.33%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Coaching
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) SOA
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Management
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) SDLC
7 4 (22.22%) Sequence Diagram
7 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 4 (22.22%) UML
7 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (5.56%) Deployment Automation
8 1 (5.56%) MVVM
8 1 (5.56%) TDD
8 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Natural
3 1 (5.56%) VB
3 1 (5.56%) VB6
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) MuleSoft
1 11 (61.11%) webMethods
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft