The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 71 57 84
Rank change year-on-year -14 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 91 144 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.54% 4.40% 2.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.89% 20.25% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 72 88 86
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,750 £70,000
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 Leeds with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 611 711 521
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 23.77% 21.72% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 534 578 444
Median salary £45,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Leeds

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Leeds over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Leeds

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 117 (66.86%) .NET
2 103 (58.86%) C#
3 95 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (48.57%) SQL
5 81 (46.29%) Microsoft
6 80 (45.71%) SQL Server
7 63 (36.00%) MVC
8 55 (31.43%) Scrum
9 47 (26.86%) JavaScript
9 47 (26.86%) ASP.NET
9 47 (26.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 41 (23.43%) HTML
11 40 (22.86%) Finance
11 40 (22.86%) JIRA
11 40 (22.86%) WCF
12 34 (19.43%) Windows
13 33 (18.86%) Microsoft Azure
14 32 (18.29%) QA
14 32 (18.29%) MS Excel
15 30 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 28 (16.00%) Software Engineering
17 27 (15.43%) Mentoring
18 26 (14.86%) SDLC
19 25 (14.29%) IIS
20 24 (13.71%) T-SQL
20 24 (13.71%) .NET Framework
20 24 (13.71%) Git (software)
21 23 (13.14%) CSS
22 22 (12.57%) Data Integration
23 21 (12.00%) Degree

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 25 (14.29%) IIS
2 16 (9.14%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.86%) CMS
4 5 (2.86%) Confluence
4 5 (2.86%) EPiServer
4 5 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.29%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.57%) Mule
Applications
1 32 (18.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.29%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 33 (18.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (11.43%) PaaS
2 20 (11.43%) SaaS
3 5 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.43%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.86%) HTTP
2 5 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 30 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (10.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (9.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (6.29%) MySQL
7 8 (4.57%) SSDT
8 6 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.86%) Power BI
10 4 (2.29%) PowerPivot
10 4 (2.29%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.71%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.14%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.57%) DB2
13 1 (0.57%) DocumentDB
13 1 (0.57%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 47 (26.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (22.86%) JIRA
3 24 (13.71%) Git (software)
4 21 (12.00%) JMeter
4 21 (12.00%) LoadRunner
5 16 (9.14%) Cucumber
6 13 (7.43%) Gatling
6 13 (7.43%) Maven
7 10 (5.71%) Selenium
8 8 (4.57%) Android Studio
8 8 (4.57%) Eclipse
9 7 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (3.43%) NetBeans
10 6 (3.43%) Subversion
11 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (2.86%) TeamCity
12 4 (2.29%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (2.29%) SpecFlow
13 3 (1.71%) FitNesse
14 2 (1.14%) ReSharper
General
1 40 (22.86%) Finance
2 5 (2.86%) Marketing
3 4 (2.29%) Law
4 3 (1.71%) Legal
5 2 (1.14%) Electronics
6 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 87 (49.71%) Developer
2 50 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 20 (11.43%) Software Engineer
3 20 (11.43%) Technical Leader
4 17 (9.71%) Analyst
4 17 (9.71%) C# Developer
5 16 (9.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 14 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (7.43%) Test Engineer
8 13 (7.43%) Web Developer
9 12 (6.86%) .NET Web Developer
9 12 (6.86%) Performance Engineer
9 12 (6.86%) Performance Test Engineer
9 12 (6.86%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.14%) SQL Developer
11 8 (4.57%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.57%) Test Analyst
11 8 (4.57%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (66.86%) .NET
2 47 (26.86%) ASP.NET
3 41 (23.43%) HTML
4 40 (22.86%) WCF
5 24 (13.71%) .NET Framework
6 23 (13.14%) CSS
7 20 (11.43%) Web Services
8 19 (10.86%) HTML5
9 15 (8.57%) Entity Framework
10 13 (7.43%) Hibernate
10 13 (7.43%) KnockoutJS
10 13 (7.43%) Sass
10 13 (7.43%) Spring
11 12 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (6.86%) Raphaël
11 12 (6.86%) RequireJS
12 11 (6.29%) XML
13 10 (5.71%) Middleware
14 8 (4.57%) RESTful
15 7 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.86%) User Experience
2 13 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.86%) e-Learning
4 6 (3.43%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.86%) W3C
6 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.57%) Blog
7 1 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (19.43%) Windows
2 13 (7.43%) Linux
3 8 (4.57%) Android
3 8 (4.57%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (4.57%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 5 (2.86%) Mac OS
5 4 (2.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (36.00%) MVC
3 55 (31.43%) Scrum
4 28 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 27 (15.43%) Mentoring
6 26 (14.86%) SDLC
7 22 (12.57%) Data Integration
8 19 (10.86%) OO
9 18 (10.29%) Security Architecture
9 18 (10.29%) Web Development
10 15 (8.57%) Front End Development
10 15 (8.57%) TDD
11 13 (7.43%) BDD
12 12 (6.86%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (6.86%) ETL
12 12 (6.86%) Workflow
13 11 (6.29%) ERP
13 11 (6.29%) Test Management
14 9 (5.14%) Integration Testing
14 9 (5.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 103 (58.86%) C#
2 85 (48.57%) SQL
3 47 (26.86%) JavaScript
4 24 (13.71%) T-SQL
5 16 (9.14%) Java
6 14 (8.00%) C
6 14 (8.00%) C++
6 14 (8.00%) Scala
7 13 (7.43%) Python
8 10 (5.71%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.14%) VB
9 9 (5.14%) VB.NET
10 8 (4.57%) VB6
11 1 (0.57%) F#
11 1 (0.57%) Groovy
11 1 (0.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (12.00%) Degree
2 13 (7.43%) ISTQB
3 11 (6.29%) ISEB
4 9 (5.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.86%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.14%) MCITP
6 2 (1.14%) MCTS
7 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (18.29%) QA
2 5 (2.86%) WCAG
3 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.86%) Docker
1 5 (2.86%) VirtualBox
2 4 (2.29%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 81 (46.29%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.00%) Oracle
3 8 (4.57%) HP
4 5 (2.86%) Adobe
4 5 (2.86%) IBM
4 5 (2.86%) OpenText
4 5 (2.86%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.57%) Twitter
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