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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 58 46
Rank change year-on-year -24 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 111 169 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.16% 4.31% 6.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.86% 23.74% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 99 159 222
Median salary £43,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.98% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 700 712 751
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 19.94% 18.17% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 595 625 597
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -22 65 £43,500 +16.00% 12
Bradford -2 27 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Halifax -10 10 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Wakefield +12 3 £40,000 +17.64%
Huddersfield +2 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 161 (67.36%) .NET
2 146 (61.09%) C#
3 131 (54.81%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (51.46%) SQL Server
5 115 (48.12%) SQL
6 84 (35.15%) MVC
7 77 (32.22%) ASP.NET
8 70 (29.29%) Microsoft
9 64 (26.78%) Software Engineering
10 63 (26.36%) Windows
11 62 (25.94%) SDLC
12 60 (25.10%) JavaScript
13 59 (24.69%) HTML
14 56 (23.43%) Team Foundation Server
15 54 (22.59%) JIRA
16 53 (22.18%) Scrum
17 43 (17.99%) WCF
18 41 (17.15%) Microsoft Azure
19 40 (16.74%) Git (software)
20 38 (15.90%) Java
20 38 (15.90%) T-SQL
20 38 (15.90%) OO
21 35 (14.64%) Finance
21 35 (14.64%) Python
21 35 (14.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 34 (14.23%) Waterfall
22 34 (14.23%) Linux
22 34 (14.23%) C++
23 33 (13.81%) Subversion
24 32 (13.39%) C

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 27 (11.30%) IIS
2 20 (8.37%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.18%) CMS
4 9 (3.77%) Confluence
5 8 (3.35%) Umbraco
6 7 (2.93%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (2.09%) Apache
8 4 (1.67%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.26%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.84%) Drupal
10 2 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.84%) WordPress
11 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.42%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.42%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (2.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) Maximo
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 41 (17.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.77%) PaaS
3 8 (3.35%) SaaS
4 7 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.62%) Ethernet
2 7 (2.93%) HTTP
3 6 (2.51%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.09%) FTP
5 3 (1.26%) AMQP
5 3 (1.26%) Internet
6 1 (0.42%) SMTP
6 1 (0.42%) SSL
6 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (51.46%) SQL Server
2 35 (14.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (11.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (10.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 25 (10.46%) Relational Database
6 18 (7.53%) Power BI
7 14 (5.86%) MySQL
7 14 (5.86%) Oracle Database
7 14 (5.86%) RDBMS
8 12 (5.02%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (5.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.51%) DB2
10 6 (2.51%) MongoDB
10 6 (2.51%) PowerPivot
11 5 (2.09%) QlikView
12 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.26%) Event Store
13 3 (1.26%) Riak
14 2 (0.84%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (23.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 54 (22.59%) JIRA
3 40 (16.74%) Git (software)
4 33 (13.81%) Subversion
5 26 (10.88%) Android Studio
5 26 (10.88%) Eclipse
6 21 (8.79%) Selenium
7 18 (7.53%) Octopus Deploy
8 16 (6.69%) JMeter
8 16 (6.69%) LoadRunner
9 14 (5.86%) TeamCity
10 11 (4.60%) Cucumber
10 11 (4.60%) SpecFlow
11 10 (4.18%) Gatling
11 10 (4.18%) Maven
12 8 (3.35%) WebDriver
13 7 (2.93%) NetBeans
14 6 (2.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 5 (2.09%) Jenkins
15 5 (2.09%) NuGet
General
1 35 (14.64%) Finance
2 14 (5.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.26%) Law
4 2 (0.84%) Electronics
4 2 (0.84%) Legal
5 1 (0.42%) Advertising
5 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 127 (53.14%) Developer
2 69 (28.87%) .NET Developer
3 46 (19.25%) C# Developer
4 36 (15.06%) Software Engineer
5 35 (14.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (12.55%) Software Developer
7 28 (11.72%) Senior Developer
8 22 (9.21%) ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (9.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (7.11%) C++ Software Engineer
10 15 (6.28%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (5.02%) Test Engineer
12 11 (4.60%) Analyst
12 11 (4.60%) Technical Leader
13 10 (4.18%) Applications Development Manager
13 10 (4.18%) Applications Manager
13 10 (4.18%) Development Manager
13 10 (4.18%) Performance Engineer
13 10 (4.18%) Performance Test Engineer
13 10 (4.18%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (67.36%) .NET
2 77 (32.22%) ASP.NET
3 59 (24.69%) HTML
4 43 (17.99%) WCF
5 32 (13.39%) Web Services
6 30 (12.55%) .NET Framework
7 23 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (8.79%) CSS
8 21 (8.79%) XML
9 18 (7.53%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (7.11%) jQuery
11 14 (5.86%) AngularJS
11 14 (5.86%) Entity Framework
11 14 (5.86%) HTML5
12 12 (5.02%) WinForms
13 10 (4.18%) JSON
14 9 (3.77%) Hibernate
14 9 (3.77%) Spring
15 8 (3.35%) REST
15 8 (3.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.69%) Mobile App
3 15 (6.28%) User Experience
4 12 (5.02%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.93%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.09%) Clustering
7 3 (1.26%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.42%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.42%) HoloLens
9 1 (0.42%) iPad
9 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 63 (26.36%) Windows
2 34 (14.23%) Linux
3 27 (11.30%) Android
4 26 (10.88%) Embedded Linux
4 26 (10.88%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 6 (2.51%) Mac OS
5 6 (2.51%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.84%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (54.81%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (35.15%) MVC
3 64 (26.78%) Software Engineering
4 62 (25.94%) SDLC
5 53 (22.18%) Scrum
6 38 (15.90%) OO
7 34 (14.23%) Waterfall
8 28 (11.72%) Mentoring
9 25 (10.46%) Test Automation
10 23 (9.62%) TDD
11 22 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (9.21%) Web Development
12 19 (7.95%) BDD
12 19 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (7.11%) ETL
14 14 (5.86%) Project Management
14 14 (5.86%) Workflow
15 12 (5.02%) Data Integration
15 12 (5.02%) Unit Testing
16 11 (4.60%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 146 (61.09%) C#
2 115 (48.12%) SQL
3 60 (25.10%) JavaScript
4 38 (15.90%) Java
4 38 (15.90%) T-SQL
5 35 (14.64%) Python
6 34 (14.23%) C++
7 32 (13.39%) C
8 12 (5.02%) VB.NET
9 11 (4.60%) Scala
10 10 (4.18%) VB
11 9 (3.77%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.09%) VB6
13 2 (0.84%) PHP
13 2 (0.84%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.42%) F#
14 1 (0.42%) Groovy
14 1 (0.42%) Perl
14 1 (0.42%) VBScript
14 1 (0.42%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (10.04%) Degree
2 12 (5.02%) ISTQB
3 9 (3.77%) ISEB
3 9 (3.77%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.95%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.84%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.84%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (3.77%) Docker
2 6 (2.51%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.26%) Grafana
1 3 (1.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (29.29%) Microsoft
2 31 (12.97%) Oracle
3 11 (4.60%) IBM
4 6 (2.51%) HP
5 3 (1.26%) Splunk
6 2 (0.84%) Twitter
6 2 (0.84%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.42%) Telerik
7 1 (0.42%) VMware
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