Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 12 25
Rank change year-on-year -18 +13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 6 26 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 3.21% 14.77% 14.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.45% 44.83% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 52
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £36,000 £38,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £53,000 £52,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 71 58 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 37.97% 32.95% 38.17%
Number of salaries quoted 65 38 115
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £38,500 £21,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% 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 22 November 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Cloud Native
2 4 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (66.67%) OAuth2
2 4 (66.67%) RAML
2 4 (66.67%) MuleSoft
2 4 (66.67%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) OAuth
2 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML

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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Adabas
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (66.67%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) Grunt
2 1 (16.67%) gulp
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) webpack
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) OAuth
2 4 (66.67%) OAuth2
2 4 (66.67%) RAML
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) DAO
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
1 4 (66.67%) ETL
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) A/B Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Dependency Management
4 1 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Natural
3 1 (16.67%) RPG
3 1 (16.67%) RPG IV
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GDPR
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
1 4 (66.67%) MuleSoft
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) webMethods
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe