Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 91 72
Rank change year-on-year -9 -19 -13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 163 213 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.65% 3.08% 3.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.20% 15.27% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 157 190 288
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,510 £31,175 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,250 £52,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% -2.50%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,455 1,395 1,428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 23.67% 20.17% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,262 1,187 1,234
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in West Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in West Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in West Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -10 97 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Bradford +12 25 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Wakefield -5 15 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Halifax +12 12 £42,500 -5.56%
Huddersfield +6 7 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Wetherby -1 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Ilkley - 4 £43,250 -
Castleford - 1 £22,500 -
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 138 (84.66%) C#
2 113 (69.33%) .NET
3 96 (58.90%) SQL Server
4 78 (47.85%) MVC
5 74 (45.40%) SQL
6 60 (36.81%) Microsoft
6 60 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (34.97%) JavaScript
8 49 (30.06%) ASP.NET
9 39 (23.93%) Microsoft Azure
10 34 (20.86%) HTML
11 33 (20.25%) Web Services
11 33 (20.25%) WCF
12 32 (19.63%) T-SQL
13 31 (19.02%) CSS
14 30 (18.40%) jQuery
14 30 (18.40%) ASP.NET MVC
15 29 (17.79%) .NET Framework
16 28 (17.18%) Git (software)
17 26 (15.95%) Team Foundation Server
17 26 (15.95%) Scrum
18 22 (13.50%) Test Automation
18 22 (13.50%) Software Engineering
18 22 (13.50%) Greenfield Project
19 20 (12.27%) Mentoring
19 20 (12.27%) Unit Testing
19 20 (12.27%) Windows
20 18 (11.04%) AngularJS
21 16 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
22 15 (9.20%) IIS

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 15 (9.20%) IIS
2 8 (4.91%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (3.07%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.23%) CMS
4 2 (1.23%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (0.61%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.61%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (7.36%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.29%) Photoshop
3 6 (3.68%) GIMP
4 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.61%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.84%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.23%) Infor LN
3 2 (1.23%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 39 (23.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.68%) npm
4 4 (2.45%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (2.45%) IaaS
5 2 (1.23%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.61%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) Intranet
2 1 (0.61%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (58.90%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (7.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (7.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (6.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (4.91%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (4.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.23%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.23%) MS Access
8 2 (1.23%) Power BI
9 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.61%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.61%) MySQL
9 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.61%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (17.18%) Git (software)
2 26 (15.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (8.59%) JIRA
3 14 (8.59%) Selenium
3 14 (8.59%) SpecFlow
4 13 (7.98%) Visual Studio Team System
5 11 (6.75%) Appium
6 7 (4.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (3.68%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.68%) gulp
8 5 (3.07%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 4 (2.45%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.84%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.23%) Maven
11 2 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.23%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.23%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.23%) TestNG
12 1 (0.61%) FrontPage
12 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (9.20%) Finance
1 15 (9.20%) Marketing
2 7 (4.29%) Retail
3 5 (3.07%) Advertising
4 4 (2.45%) Games
4 4 (2.45%) Law
5 2 (1.23%) Legal
6 1 (0.61%) Automotive
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 120 (73.62%) Developer
2 60 (36.81%) .NET Developer
3 41 (25.15%) C# Developer
4 28 (17.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (16.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 18 (11.04%) SQL Developer
7 16 (9.82%) Software Developer
8 13 (7.98%) Senior Developer
8 13 (7.98%) Software Engineer
8 13 (7.98%) Tester
9 12 (7.36%) Automation Tester
9 12 (7.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (6.75%) Analyst
10 11 (6.75%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (6.75%) Developer in Test
10 11 (6.75%) Test Automation Developer
11 10 (6.13%) C# Software Developer
11 10 (6.13%) Support Analyst
12 9 (5.52%) Applications Support
12 9 (5.52%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (69.33%) .NET
2 49 (30.06%) ASP.NET
3 34 (20.86%) HTML
4 33 (20.25%) WCF
4 33 (20.25%) Web Services
5 31 (19.02%) CSS
6 30 (18.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (18.40%) jQuery
7 29 (17.79%) .NET Framework
8 18 (11.04%) AngularJS
9 13 (7.98%) LESS
9 13 (7.98%) React
9 13 (7.98%) Sass
9 13 (7.98%) XML
10 12 (7.36%) Ajax
10 12 (7.36%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (6.75%) Entity Framework
12 10 (6.13%) REST
12 10 (6.13%) SOAP
12 10 (6.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.50%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (8.59%) NHS
3 13 (7.98%) e-Learning
4 12 (7.36%) User Experience
5 9 (5.52%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.29%) Management Information System
7 7 (4.29%) Mobile App
8 5 (3.07%) Replication
9 4 (2.45%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.84%) Social Media
11 2 (1.23%) Fintech
11 2 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.61%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.27%) Windows
2 5 (3.07%) Windows Server
2 5 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.23%) Android
3 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (1.23%) Linux
4 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (47.85%) MVC
2 60 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (15.95%) Scrum
4 22 (13.50%) Software Engineering
4 22 (13.50%) Test Automation
5 20 (12.27%) Mentoring
5 20 (12.27%) Unit Testing
6 14 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (8.59%) ETL
6 14 (8.59%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (7.98%) E-Commerce
7 13 (7.98%) Web Development
8 12 (7.36%) Front End Development
9 11 (6.75%) BDD
10 9 (5.52%) Analytics
10 9 (5.52%) Open Source
10 9 (5.52%) Workflow
11 8 (4.91%) ERP
12 7 (4.29%) CRM
12 7 (4.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 138 (84.66%) C#
2 74 (45.40%) SQL
3 57 (34.97%) JavaScript
4 32 (19.63%) T-SQL
5 10 (6.13%) VB.NET
5 10 (6.13%) VBA
6 7 (4.29%) Java
7 6 (3.68%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.68%) VB
8 3 (1.84%) C++
9 2 (1.23%) C
10 1 (0.61%) Python
10 1 (0.61%) R
10 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.61%) VB6
10 1 (0.61%) VBScript
10 1 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (1.84%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.13%) QA
2 9 (5.52%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Ansible
1 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (36.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.36%) Xamarin
3 11 (6.75%) MuleSoft
3 11 (6.75%) webMethods
4 4 (2.45%) Blue Prism
4 4 (2.45%) UiPath
5 3 (1.84%) Sage
5 3 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.84%) SAP
6 2 (1.23%) Google
6 2 (1.23%) IBM
6 2 (1.23%) Infor
6 2 (1.23%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.61%) Lotus
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle
7 1 (0.61%) Sitecore