Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 83 72
Rank change year-on-year -16 -11 +53
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 130 183 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.62% 3.35% 3.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.58% 16.41% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 112 176 191
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +10.39%
10th Percentile £32,550 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 Leeds with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1033 1115 1285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 20.81% 20.44% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 888 987 1001
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 86 (66.15%) SQL
2 85 (65.38%) SQL Server
3 83 (63.85%) C#
4 77 (59.23%) .NET
5 65 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (46.92%) Microsoft
7 42 (32.31%) ASP.NET
8 41 (31.54%) MVC
9 36 (27.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 35 (26.92%) Windows
11 33 (25.38%) JavaScript
11 33 (25.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 30 (23.08%) Java
13 29 (22.31%) ETL
13 29 (22.31%) SDLC
14 28 (21.54%) T-SQL
14 28 (21.54%) Software Engineering
15 27 (20.77%) ASP.NET MVC
16 26 (20.00%) Scrum
16 26 (20.00%) OO
17 25 (19.23%) HTML
18 22 (16.92%) JIRA
18 22 (16.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
19 21 (16.15%) Git (software)
19 21 (16.15%) Subversion
20 20 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
20 20 (15.38%) WCF
20 20 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 19 (14.62%) PowerShell
22 18 (13.85%) WPF

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 6 (4.62%) IIS
2 3 (2.31%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.77%) Apache
3 1 (0.77%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.77%) CMS
3 1 (0.77%) Confluence
3 1 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.77%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 33 (25.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (12.31%) Relational Database
5 15 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (8.46%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (8.46%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (6.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 8 (6.15%) Power BI
8 8 (6.15%) PowerPivot
9 7 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (3.85%) MySQL
11 3 (2.31%) DTS
11 3 (2.31%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.77%) Event Store
12 1 (0.77%) Riak
Development Applications
1 36 (27.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (16.92%) JIRA
2 22 (16.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 21 (16.15%) Git (software)
3 21 (16.15%) Subversion
4 18 (13.85%) SpecFlow
5 17 (13.08%) Eclipse
6 15 (11.54%) Android Studio
6 15 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
6 15 (11.54%) Selenium
7 10 (7.69%) WebDriver
8 8 (6.15%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (4.62%) TeamCity
10 5 (3.85%) Jenkins
10 5 (3.85%) NUnit
10 5 (3.85%) SoapUI
11 4 (3.08%) Bugzilla
11 4 (3.08%) FogBugz
12 2 (1.54%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.77%) Bitbucket
General
1 9 (6.92%) Advertising
2 8 (6.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.31%) Games
4 2 (1.54%) Finance
5 1 (0.77%) Law
5 1 (0.77%) Legal
5 1 (0.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 95 (73.08%) Developer
2 42 (32.31%) .NET Developer
3 27 (20.77%) C# Developer
4 25 (19.23%) SQL Developer
5 21 (16.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (13.85%) Senior Developer
6 18 (13.85%) Software Engineer
7 15 (11.54%) C++ Software Engineer
7 15 (11.54%) ETL Developer
7 15 (11.54%) Java Engineer
7 15 (11.54%) Java Software Engineer
7 15 (11.54%) Python Software Engineer
8 12 (9.23%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (9.23%) Senior C# Developer
9 11 (8.46%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (8.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (8.46%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 11 (8.46%) SSIS Developer
10 10 (7.69%) Software Developer
11 9 (6.92%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (59.23%) .NET
2 42 (32.31%) ASP.NET
3 27 (20.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (19.23%) HTML
5 20 (15.38%) WCF
6 18 (13.85%) WPF
6 18 (13.85%) XML
7 17 (13.08%) REST
8 16 (12.31%) Web Services
9 15 (11.54%) .NET Framework
9 15 (11.54%) AngularJS
10 13 (10.00%) WinForms
11 12 (9.23%) ADO.NET
11 12 (9.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (6.15%) CSS
12 8 (6.15%) jQuery
13 6 (4.62%) JSON
13 6 (4.62%) SOAP
14 5 (3.85%) Software Packaging
14 5 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.15%) NHS
1 8 (6.15%) User Experience
2 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.92%) Windows
2 16 (12.31%) Android
3 15 (11.54%) Linux
3 15 (11.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (31.54%) MVC
3 29 (22.31%) ETL
3 29 (22.31%) SDLC
4 28 (21.54%) Software Engineering
5 26 (20.00%) OO
5 26 (20.00%) Scrum
6 20 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (12.31%) Data Integration
8 15 (11.54%) Waterfall
9 13 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 12 (9.23%) Test Automation
11 10 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
11 10 (7.69%) CRM
11 10 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
11 10 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 10 (7.69%) Web Application Development
12 8 (6.15%) Analytics
12 8 (6.15%) ERP
12 8 (6.15%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 86 (66.15%) SQL
2 83 (63.85%) C#
3 33 (25.38%) JavaScript
4 30 (23.08%) Java
5 28 (21.54%) T-SQL
6 19 (14.62%) PowerShell
7 16 (12.31%) Python
8 15 (11.54%) C++
9 11 (8.46%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.77%) Scala
10 1 (0.77%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (12.31%) Degree
2 3 (2.31%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.77%) QA
1 1 (0.77%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Docker
1 1 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) Grafana
1 1 (0.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (46.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.15%) Tableau
2 8 (6.15%) Talend
3 7 (5.38%) SAP
4 6 (4.62%) Oracle
5 5 (3.85%) DevExpress
6 3 (2.31%) Progress
7 1 (0.77%) Apple
7 1 (0.77%) Google
7 1 (0.77%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.77%) Splunk
7 1 (0.77%) Xamarin