Period
to 3 July 2020

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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 94 104
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 -15
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 46 128 166
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.72% 2.84% 2.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.55% 12.85% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 50 96 188
Median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £34,625 £30,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £56,875 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50% -

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 609 996 1,550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 22.75% 22.06% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 505 804 1,377
Median annual salary £50,000 £44,875 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.42% -0.28% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £58,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in West Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Visual Studio in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in West Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visual Studio in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

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 3 July 2020. 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 29 £43,375 -0.86% 3
Bradford +14 9 £43,000 +22.86%
Huddersfield +1 7 £52,500 +10.53%
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, 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 34 (73.91%) .NET
2 33 (71.74%) C#
3 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 17 (36.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (34.78%) Dynamics 365
6 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
7 13 (28.26%) Web Services
8 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (23.91%) MVC
8 11 (23.91%) Law
8 11 (23.91%) Dynamics AX
8 11 (23.91%) X++
8 11 (23.91%) Azure
8 11 (23.91%) Power Platform
8 11 (23.91%) Power BI
9 10 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
10 9 (19.57%) DevOps
11 8 (17.39%) CRM
12 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
12 7 (15.22%) Dynamics CRM
12 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
12 7 (15.22%) Entity Framework
13 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
13 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
13 6 (13.04%) System Testing
13 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis

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 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) CMS
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) CICS
4 1 (2.17%) Confluence
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (15.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.78%) Dynamics 365
2 11 (23.91%) Azure
2 11 (23.91%) Power Platform
3 4 (8.70%) Office 365
4 1 (2.17%) BrowserStack
4 1 (2.17%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 11 (23.91%) Power BI
4 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.17%) DB2
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) JMeter
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
3 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (2.17%) Gatling
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.17%) MSTest
4 1 (2.17%) NUnit
4 1 (2.17%) Postman
4 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (23.91%) Law
2 6 (13.04%) Legal
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.17%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Technical Leader
4 7 (15.22%) Tester
5 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Applications Developer
7 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.70%) QA Tester
7 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Design Leader
8 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (2.17%) .NET Software Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) Automation Tester
10 1 (2.17%) Azure Developer
10 1 (2.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.17%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.17%) CRM Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Junior Software Tester
10 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (73.91%) .NET
2 13 (28.26%) Web Services
3 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
4 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
4 7 (15.22%) Entity Framework
5 6 (13.04%) .NET Core
6 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
7 4 (8.70%) HTML
7 4 (8.70%) jQuery
8 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (4.35%) Ajax
9 2 (4.35%) CSS
9 2 (4.35%) HTML5
9 2 (4.35%) LINQ
9 2 (4.35%) NHibernate
10 1 (2.17%) EDI
10 1 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.87%) User Experience
3 3 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Android
1 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) MVS
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (23.91%) MVC
3 10 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (19.57%) DevOps
5 8 (17.39%) CRM
6 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 6 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
6 6 (13.04%) ITIL
6 6 (13.04%) ITIL V3
6 6 (13.04%) Service Design
6 6 (13.04%) System Testing
6 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
6 6 (13.04%) TOGAF
7 5 (10.87%) OO
7 5 (10.87%) Scrum
8 4 (8.70%) Content Management
8 4 (8.70%) Load Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (71.74%) C#
2 11 (23.91%) X++
3 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.35%) SQL
4 2 (4.35%) VB
4 2 (4.35%) VBScript
5 1 (2.17%) C
5 1 (2.17%) C++
5 1 (2.17%) COBOL
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
1 4 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Google
3 1 (2.17%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) IBM