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

Microsoft Visual Studio
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 72 56
Rank change year-on-year -23 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 66 98 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.63% 3.41% 5.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.72% 19.22% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 59 92 119
Median salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 563 510 506
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 22.46% 17.76% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 496 435 393
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 105 (66.04%) .NET
2 94 (59.12%) C#
3 84 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (51.57%) SQL
5 68 (42.77%) SQL Server
6 61 (38.36%) ASP.NET
7 56 (35.22%) Microsoft
8 49 (30.82%) Windows
9 46 (28.93%) Scrum
9 46 (28.93%) JIRA
9 46 (28.93%) SDLC
10 39 (24.53%) MVC
11 38 (23.90%) Software Engineering
12 35 (22.01%) JavaScript
13 34 (21.38%) HTML
14 29 (18.24%) OO
14 29 (18.24%) Git (software)
14 29 (18.24%) Team Foundation Server
14 29 (18.24%) Microsoft Azure
15 27 (16.98%) WCF
15 27 (16.98%) Java
16 26 (16.35%) Python
17 24 (15.09%) Finance
17 24 (15.09%) Subversion
17 24 (15.09%) C++
17 24 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 23 (14.47%) Test Automation
18 23 (14.47%) C
18 23 (14.47%) Linux
18 23 (14.47%) Mentoring

Visual Studio
Co-occurring 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 22 (13.84%) IIS
2 18 (11.32%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.66%) Confluence
4 8 (5.03%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.52%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.89%) Apache
6 3 (1.89%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.63%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 29 (18.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.66%) PaaS
3 8 (5.03%) SaaS
4 6 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.43%) Ethernet
2 6 (3.77%) HTTP
2 6 (3.77%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.14%) FTP
4 3 (1.89%) AMQP
5 2 (1.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (42.77%) SQL Server
2 24 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (10.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (6.92%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.03%) Power BI
7 6 (3.77%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.77%) PowerPivot
8 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.89%) Event Store
9 3 (1.89%) Riak
10 2 (1.26%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.63%) DB2
11 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.63%) MySQL
11 1 (0.63%) OLAP
11 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.63%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 46 (28.93%) JIRA
2 29 (18.24%) Git (software)
2 29 (18.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (15.09%) Subversion
4 21 (13.21%) Selenium
5 17 (10.69%) Android Studio
5 17 (10.69%) Eclipse
5 17 (10.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 16 (10.06%) JMeter
6 16 (10.06%) LoadRunner
7 14 (8.81%) TeamCity
8 11 (6.92%) Cucumber
8 11 (6.92%) SpecFlow
9 10 (6.29%) Gatling
9 10 (6.29%) Maven
10 8 (5.03%) WebDriver
11 7 (4.40%) NetBeans
12 5 (3.14%) Bugzilla
12 5 (3.14%) SoapUI
12 5 (3.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (15.09%) Finance
2 3 (1.89%) Law
3 2 (1.26%) Electronics
3 2 (1.26%) Legal
4 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (42.77%) Developer
2 35 (22.01%) .NET Developer
3 26 (16.35%) Software Engineer
4 24 (15.09%) C# Developer
5 21 (13.21%) Software Developer
6 20 (12.58%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (12.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (11.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (10.69%) C++ Software Engineer
8 17 (10.69%) Senior Developer
9 12 (7.55%) Test Engineer
10 11 (6.92%) Analyst
11 10 (6.29%) .NET Development Manager
11 10 (6.29%) Application Development Manager
11 10 (6.29%) Applications Development Manager
11 10 (6.29%) Applications Manager
11 10 (6.29%) Development Manager
11 10 (6.29%) Performance Engineer
11 10 (6.29%) Performance Test Engineer
11 10 (6.29%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (66.04%) .NET
2 61 (38.36%) ASP.NET
3 34 (21.38%) HTML
4 27 (16.98%) WCF
5 19 (11.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (10.69%) Web Services
7 15 (9.43%) .NET Framework
8 14 (8.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (6.92%) AngularJS
10 9 (5.66%) Entity Framework
10 9 (5.66%) Hibernate
10 9 (5.66%) Spring
11 8 (5.03%) XML
12 7 (4.40%) Middleware
12 7 (4.40%) REST
12 7 (4.40%) RESTful
12 7 (4.40%) SOAP
12 7 (4.40%) WinForms
13 6 (3.77%) JSON
13 6 (3.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.03%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.52%) User Experience
5 3 (1.89%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 49 (30.82%) Windows
2 23 (14.47%) Linux
3 17 (10.69%) Android
3 17 (10.69%) Embedded Linux
3 17 (10.69%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 6 (3.77%) Mac OS
5 4 (2.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (52.83%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.93%) Scrum
2 46 (28.93%) SDLC
3 39 (24.53%) MVC
4 38 (23.90%) Software Engineering
5 29 (18.24%) OO
6 23 (14.47%) Mentoring
6 23 (14.47%) Test Automation
7 21 (13.21%) TDD
8 20 (12.58%) Waterfall
9 18 (11.32%) BDD
10 14 (8.81%) Web Development
10 14 (8.81%) Workflow
11 13 (8.18%) Project Management
12 12 (7.55%) Data Integration
13 11 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (6.92%) IT Strategy
14 10 (6.29%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (6.29%) ETL
14 10 (6.29%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 94 (59.12%) C#
2 82 (51.57%) SQL
3 35 (22.01%) JavaScript
4 27 (16.98%) Java
5 26 (16.35%) Python
6 24 (15.09%) C++
7 23 (14.47%) C
8 17 (10.69%) T-SQL
9 12 (7.55%) VB.NET
10 11 (6.92%) Scala
11 8 (5.03%) PowerShell
12 7 (4.40%) VB
13 6 (3.77%) VB6
14 1 (0.63%) F#
14 1 (0.63%) Groovy
14 1 (0.63%) Perl
14 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (13.84%) Degree
2 12 (7.55%) ISTQB
3 9 (5.66%) ISEB
3 9 (5.66%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.89%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.95%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (5.66%) Docker
2 6 (3.77%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.89%) Grafana
1 3 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (35.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.92%) Oracle
3 6 (3.77%) HP
3 6 (3.77%) IBM
4 3 (1.89%) Splunk
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