The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 17 33 35
Rank change year-on-year +16 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 11 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 8.59% 0.70% 1.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 68.75% 6.25% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 3
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -33.73%  
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 Wakefield with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16 16 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 12.50% 11.27% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 23
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +36.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Wakefield

Visual Studio
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
1 18 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 17 (94.44%) Web Services
2 17 (94.44%) RDBMS
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle
2 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 17 (94.44%) Mobile App
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle Database
2 17 (94.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SDLC
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Retail

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) Oracle Database
2 17 (94.44%) RDBMS
2 17 (94.44%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 18 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 18 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (94.44%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
2 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Oracle