Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 94 75
Rank change year-on-year -9 -19 -14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 134 199 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.46% 3.02% 3.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.20% 15.47% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 116 175 269
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 1,314 1,286 1,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.08% 19.53% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,084 1,092 1,229
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -30 72 £42,500 - 14
Bradford +17 32 £45,000 +9.09% 6
Wakefield 0 10 £40,000 - 4
Halifax -10 5 £46,250 +2.78% 1
Huddersfield - 4 £45,000 - 3
Castleford - 1 £22,500 -
Wetherby - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 101 (75.37%) C#
2 78 (58.21%) .NET
3 74 (55.22%) SQL Server
4 62 (46.27%) SQL
5 58 (43.28%) MVC
6 56 (41.79%) Microsoft
7 54 (40.30%) JavaScript
8 49 (36.57%) HTML
9 43 (32.09%) Web Services
10 42 (31.34%) ASP.NET
10 42 (31.34%) Microsoft Azure
11 39 (29.10%) CSS
12 30 (22.39%) Windows
12 30 (22.39%) T-SQL
12 30 (22.39%) Sass
13 29 (21.64%) Git (software)
13 29 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (19.40%) WCF
14 26 (19.40%) AngularJS
15 24 (17.91%) Xamarin
15 24 (17.91%) jQuery
16 23 (17.16%) Web Development
16 23 (17.16%) Software Engineering
16 23 (17.16%) IIS
16 23 (17.16%) User Experience
17 22 (16.42%) Scrum
17 22 (16.42%) .NET Framework
18 21 (15.67%) Team Foundation Server
18 21 (15.67%) Unit Testing
18 21 (15.67%) Greenfield Project

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 23 (17.16%) IIS
2 17 (12.69%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (10.45%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.22%) CMS
5 2 (1.49%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.75%) Apache
6 1 (0.75%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.75%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.75%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.75%) Kentico
6 1 (0.75%) nginx
6 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (8.96%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (7.46%) Photoshop
3 9 (6.72%) GIMP
4 1 (0.75%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.24%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.49%) Infor LN
3 2 (1.49%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 42 (31.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.46%) npm
3 7 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.48%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (4.48%) IaaS
4 6 (4.48%) Office 365
4 6 (4.48%) PaaS
5 4 (2.99%) Force.com
6 2 (1.49%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.75%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.46%) Internet
2 4 (2.99%) HTTPS
2 4 (2.99%) SSL
3 1 (0.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (55.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (8.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.22%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.99%) Adabas
7 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.49%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.49%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.75%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.75%) MySQL
10 1 (0.75%) Power BI
10 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (21.64%) Git (software)
2 21 (15.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (8.96%) Selenium
4 11 (8.21%) Appium
4 11 (8.21%) SpecFlow
5 10 (7.46%) gulp
5 10 (7.46%) JIRA
6 7 (5.22%) Eclipse
6 7 (5.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (5.22%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (4.48%) Jenkins
7 6 (4.48%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (4.48%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.73%) Subversion
8 5 (3.73%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 4 (2.99%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (2.24%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.24%) Maven
10 3 (2.24%) TestNG
11 1 (0.75%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (7.46%) Finance
2 6 (4.48%) Marketing
3 5 (3.73%) Legal
3 5 (3.73%) Retail
4 4 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.49%) Law
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) Back Office
6 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 107 (79.85%) Developer
2 27 (20.15%) .NET Developer
3 22 (16.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 20 (14.93%) C# Developer
5 17 (12.69%) Software Developer
6 12 (8.96%) Automation Tester
6 12 (8.96%) Tester
7 11 (8.21%) Developer in Test
7 11 (8.21%) Test Automation Developer
8 10 (7.46%) BizTalk Developer
8 10 (7.46%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.72%) Web Developer
10 8 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (5.97%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.97%) Support Engineer
11 7 (5.22%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (5.22%) Software Engineer
12 6 (4.48%) Applications Engineer
12 6 (4.48%) Applications Support
12 6 (4.48%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (58.21%) .NET
2 49 (36.57%) HTML
3 43 (32.09%) Web Services
4 42 (31.34%) ASP.NET
5 39 (29.10%) CSS
6 30 (22.39%) Sass
7 26 (19.40%) AngularJS
7 26 (19.40%) WCF
8 24 (17.91%) jQuery
9 22 (16.42%) .NET Framework
10 18 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (13.43%) SOAP
10 18 (13.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (12.69%) LESS
11 17 (12.69%) React
12 16 (11.94%) HTML5
13 15 (11.19%) Node.js
13 15 (11.19%) Razor View Engine
14 13 (9.70%) Ajax
14 13 (9.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.16%) User Experience
2 21 (15.67%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (8.96%) NHS
4 10 (7.46%) e-Learning
5 8 (5.97%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.48%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.48%) EFT
7 5 (3.73%) Cloud Native
7 5 (3.73%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.73%) Replication
8 4 (2.99%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.75%) Fintech
10 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.39%) Windows
2 11 (8.21%) Windows Server
3 8 (5.97%) Android
3 8 (5.97%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.22%) Unix
4 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.48%) Linux
5 6 (4.48%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (43.28%) MVC
2 29 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (17.16%) Software Engineering
3 23 (17.16%) Web Development
4 22 (16.42%) Scrum
5 21 (15.67%) Unit Testing
6 20 (14.93%) Front End Development
7 19 (14.18%) Test Automation
8 12 (8.96%) Service Management
8 12 (8.96%) SOLID
9 11 (8.21%) Analytics
9 11 (8.21%) BDD
9 11 (8.21%) DevOps
9 11 (8.21%) OO
9 11 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (8.21%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (7.46%) CRM
10 10 (7.46%) E-Commerce
10 10 (7.46%) OOD
11 9 (6.72%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 101 (75.37%) C#
2 62 (46.27%) SQL
3 54 (40.30%) JavaScript
4 30 (22.39%) T-SQL
5 13 (9.70%) PowerShell
5 13 (9.70%) TypeScript
6 8 (5.97%) Java
7 6 (4.48%) Apex Code
7 6 (4.48%) Python
8 5 (3.73%) VBA
9 3 (2.24%) C
9 3 (2.24%) C++
9 3 (2.24%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.49%) Delphi
10 2 (1.49%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.49%) VB
11 1 (0.75%) Natural
11 1 (0.75%) R
11 1 (0.75%) RPG IV
11 1 (0.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (6.72%) Degree
2 2 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.93%) QA
2 9 (6.72%) SLA
3 2 (1.49%) GDPR
3 2 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) Docker
2 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.75%) Ansible
2 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (41.79%) Microsoft
2 24 (17.91%) Xamarin
3 10 (7.46%) webMethods
4 9 (6.72%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (4.48%) Blue Prism
5 6 (4.48%) IBM
5 6 (4.48%) Oracle
5 6 (4.48%) ServiceNow
5 6 (4.48%) Software AG
5 6 (4.48%) UiPath
6 4 (2.99%) MuleSoft
7 3 (2.24%) Sage
7 3 (2.24%) SAP
8 2 (1.49%) Infor
8 2 (1.49%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.75%) Adobe
9 1 (0.75%) Citrix
9 1 (0.75%) Google
9 1 (0.75%) Lotus
9 1 (0.75%) Sitecore