Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Microsoft Visual Studio
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 71 69
Rank change year-on-year -18 -2 +24
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 201 282 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.95% 3.67% 4.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.39% 18.80% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 169 270 304
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,850 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%

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 1306 1500 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 19.14% 19.51% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1345 1318
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,550 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -16 130 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Halifax +11 27 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Bradford +1 24 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Wakefield +9 12 £42,500 +30.77% 3
Castleford - 1 £39,000 - 2
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 143 (71.14%) C#
2 138 (68.66%) .NET
3 136 (67.66%) SQL Server
4 131 (65.17%) SQL
5 98 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (42.79%) Microsoft
7 78 (38.81%) MVC
8 71 (35.32%) ASP.NET
9 60 (29.85%) T-SQL
10 57 (28.36%) JavaScript
11 50 (24.88%) Software Engineering
12 48 (23.88%) SDLC
13 47 (23.38%) HTML
13 47 (23.38%) Web Services
14 46 (22.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 45 (22.39%) Scrum
16 42 (20.90%) Windows
16 42 (20.90%) Team Foundation Server
17 40 (19.90%) WCF
18 39 (19.40%) WPF
19 36 (17.91%) ETL
20 34 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
20 34 (16.92%) Waterfall
21 33 (16.42%) REST
22 31 (15.42%) XML
22 31 (15.42%) Java
23 30 (14.93%) CSS
24 29 (14.43%) Business Intelligence
24 29 (14.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 28 (13.93%) OO

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 7 (3.48%) IIS
2 3 (1.49%) CMS
2 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.49%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.50%) Apache
3 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.50%) Confluence
3 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.50%) GitHub
3 1 (0.50%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) AMQP
1 1 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (67.66%) SQL Server
2 46 (22.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (14.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 25 (12.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (8.96%) Relational Database
6 17 (8.46%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (8.46%) Power BI
6 17 (8.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (5.97%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (4.98%) MySQL
10 8 (3.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 8 (3.98%) PowerPivot
11 7 (3.48%) Oracle Database
12 5 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (2.49%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (2.49%) RDBMS
12 5 (2.49%) Spatial Data
13 4 (1.99%) DTS
13 4 (1.99%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 42 (20.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (11.94%) Git (software)
3 23 (11.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 22 (10.95%) JIRA
5 21 (10.45%) Subversion
6 18 (8.96%) SpecFlow
7 17 (8.46%) Eclipse
7 17 (8.46%) Selenium
8 16 (7.96%) Octopus Deploy
9 15 (7.46%) Android Studio
10 12 (5.97%) WebDriver
11 8 (3.98%) Talend Open Studio
12 7 (3.48%) TeamCity
13 5 (2.49%) Jenkins
13 5 (2.49%) NUnit
13 5 (2.49%) SoapUI
14 4 (1.99%) Bugzilla
14 4 (1.99%) FogBugz
15 3 (1.49%) MSTest
15 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (7.46%) Finance
2 9 (4.48%) Advertising
3 8 (3.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.99%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.49%) Games
5 3 (1.49%) Law
6 2 (1.00%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
7 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 156 (77.61%) Developer
2 75 (37.31%) .NET Developer
3 62 (30.85%) C# Developer
4 50 (24.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (21.89%) SQL Developer
6 43 (21.39%) Senior Developer
7 40 (19.90%) Software Developer
8 29 (14.43%) Senior .NET Developer
9 27 (13.43%) Senior C# Developer
10 26 (12.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 24 (11.94%) C# Software Developer
12 22 (10.95%) Software Engineer
13 16 (7.96%) Senior Software Developer
14 15 (7.46%) ASP.NET Developer
14 15 (7.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 15 (7.46%) C++ Software Engineer
14 15 (7.46%) ETL Developer
14 15 (7.46%) Java Engineer
14 15 (7.46%) Java Software Engineer
14 15 (7.46%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (68.66%) .NET
2 71 (35.32%) ASP.NET
3 47 (23.38%) HTML
3 47 (23.38%) Web Services
4 40 (19.90%) WCF
5 39 (19.40%) WPF
6 34 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (16.42%) REST
8 31 (15.42%) XML
9 30 (14.93%) CSS
10 26 (12.94%) WinForms
11 22 (10.95%) .NET Framework
12 18 (8.96%) SOAP
13 17 (8.46%) AngularJS
14 14 (6.97%) jQuery
15 13 (6.47%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (6.47%) HTML5
16 12 (5.97%) ADO.NET
17 11 (5.47%) Ajax
17 11 (5.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.97%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.98%) User Experience
4 8 (3.98%) NHS
5 5 (2.49%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.99%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.99%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.49%) Clustering
7 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.00%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.50%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.50%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.50%) HoloLens
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.90%) Windows
2 16 (7.96%) Android
3 15 (7.46%) Linux
3 15 (7.46%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 5 (2.49%) Windows Phone
4 5 (2.49%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (38.81%) MVC
3 50 (24.88%) Software Engineering
4 48 (23.88%) SDLC
5 45 (22.39%) Scrum
6 36 (17.91%) ETL
7 34 (16.92%) Waterfall
8 29 (14.43%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (13.93%) OO
10 17 (8.46%) Unit Testing
11 16 (7.96%) Data Integration
12 15 (7.46%) Mentoring
12 15 (7.46%) Test Automation
13 13 (6.47%) Analytics
13 13 (6.47%) SOA
14 12 (5.97%) UML
15 11 (5.47%) ERP
15 11 (5.47%) Sequence Diagram
15 11 (5.47%) Web Development
16 10 (4.98%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 143 (71.14%) C#
2 131 (65.17%) SQL
3 60 (29.85%) T-SQL
4 57 (28.36%) JavaScript
5 31 (15.42%) Java
6 19 (9.45%) PowerShell
7 17 (8.46%) C++
8 16 (7.96%) Python
9 13 (6.47%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.49%) C
10 5 (2.49%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.00%) RPG
11 2 (1.00%) VB
11 2 (1.00%) VB6
12 1 (0.50%) NATURAL
12 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.50%) Scala
12 1 (0.50%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.50%) VBA
12 1 (0.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (11.94%) Degree
2 3 (1.49%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) SLA
2 2 (1.00%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Docker
1 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Grafana
1 1 (0.50%) Plesk
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 86 (42.79%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.96%) Oracle
3 9 (4.48%) SAP
4 8 (3.98%) Tableau
4 8 (3.98%) Talend
5 5 (2.49%) DevExpress
5 5 (2.49%) IBM
6 4 (1.99%) Progress
7 3 (1.49%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.00%) QAD
9 1 (0.50%) Apple
9 1 (0.50%) Google
9 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.50%) Splunk