Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 82 74
Rank change year-on-year -13 -8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 150 213 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.91% 3.14% 3.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.12% 16.06% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 130 180 251
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,125 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.35% +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 1,238 1,326 1,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.02% 19.55% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,021 1,128 1,321
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -19 86 £39,000 -8.24% 22
Bradford +37 35 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Wakefield -13 8 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Halifax -13 6 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Huddersfield - 4 £47,500 - 6
Castleford -3 1 £22,500 -42.31%
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 109 (72.67%) C#
2 88 (58.67%) .NET
3 82 (54.67%) SQL Server
4 75 (50.00%) SQL
5 67 (44.67%) HTML
6 66 (44.00%) JavaScript
7 65 (43.33%) Microsoft
8 61 (40.67%) MVC
9 54 (36.00%) CSS
10 53 (35.33%) ASP.NET
11 51 (34.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 44 (29.33%) Web Services
13 37 (24.67%) T-SQL
13 37 (24.67%) Sass
13 37 (24.67%) AngularJS
14 36 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (22.67%) User Experience
16 33 (22.00%) Software Engineering
16 33 (22.00%) Windows
17 31 (20.67%) Xamarin
18 30 (20.00%) Git (software)
19 29 (19.33%) jQuery
20 28 (18.67%) Front End Development
21 27 (18.00%) Scrum
22 26 (17.33%) WCF
22 26 (17.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 25 (16.67%) React
23 25 (16.67%) Web Development
23 25 (16.67%) .NET Framework
24 22 (14.67%) HTML5

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 22 (14.67%) IIS
1 22 (14.67%) SharePoint
2 17 (11.33%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (7.33%) CMS
4 5 (3.33%) Kentico
5 2 (1.33%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.67%) Apache
6 1 (0.67%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.67%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.67%) nginx
6 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (7.33%) Photoshop
3 10 (6.67%) GIMP
4 1 (0.67%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 9 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.00%) SAP Business One
3 2 (1.33%) Infor LN
3 2 (1.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 51 (34.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.33%) npm
3 10 (6.67%) Office 365
4 9 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (5.33%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (4.67%) Force.com
7 6 (4.00%) IaaS
7 6 (4.00%) PaaS
8 2 (1.33%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.67%) NuGet
9 1 (0.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.33%) Internet
2 4 (2.67%) HTTPS
2 4 (2.67%) SSL
3 1 (0.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (54.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (8.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (4.67%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.67%) Adabas
7 4 (2.67%) Data Lake
7 4 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.00%) Power BI
9 2 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.33%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.67%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.67%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 30 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (8.00%) JIRA
3 12 (8.00%) Selenium
4 11 (7.33%) gulp
4 11 (7.33%) SpecFlow
5 10 (6.67%) Appium
6 8 (5.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (4.67%) Eclipse
8 6 (4.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (4.00%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 4 (2.67%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (2.67%) Subversion
11 3 (2.00%) IntelliJ
11 3 (2.00%) Maven
11 3 (2.00%) TestNG
12 2 (1.33%) webpack
General
1 10 (6.67%) Finance
2 8 (5.33%) Marketing
3 6 (4.00%) Legal
4 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.67%) Retail
5 1 (0.67%) Back Office
5 1 (0.67%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 117 (78.00%) Developer
2 31 (20.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 28 (18.67%) .NET Developer
4 20 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 16 (10.67%) Software Developer
6 12 (8.00%) Automation Tester
6 12 (8.00%) Tester
7 10 (6.67%) BizTalk Developer
7 10 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (6.67%) Developer in Test
7 10 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 10 (6.67%) Test Automation Developer
8 9 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 9 (6.00%) Software Engineer
8 9 (6.00%) Web Developer
9 8 (5.33%) Applications Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Applications Support
9 8 (5.33%) Applications Support Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (5.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (58.67%) .NET
2 67 (44.67%) HTML
3 54 (36.00%) CSS
4 53 (35.33%) ASP.NET
5 44 (29.33%) Web Services
6 37 (24.67%) AngularJS
6 37 (24.67%) Sass
7 29 (19.33%) jQuery
8 26 (17.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 26 (17.33%) WCF
9 25 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 25 (16.67%) React
10 22 (14.67%) HTML5
11 21 (14.00%) Node.js
12 20 (13.33%) LESS
13 19 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (12.00%) SOAP
15 17 (11.33%) Ajax
16 16 (10.67%) Razor View Engine
16 16 (10.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.67%) User Experience
2 17 (11.33%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (6.67%) e-Learning
4 9 (6.00%) NHS
5 7 (4.67%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.00%) Cloud Native
6 6 (4.00%) EFT
7 5 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.33%) Replication
8 2 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.67%) Blog
9 1 (0.67%) Fintech
9 1 (0.67%) FMCG
9 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.00%) Windows
2 12 (8.00%) Android
2 12 (8.00%) Apple iOS
2 12 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 7 (4.67%) Unix
5 6 (4.00%) Linux
5 6 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (1.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (40.67%) MVC
2 36 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (22.00%) Software Engineering
4 28 (18.67%) Front End Development
5 27 (18.00%) Scrum
6 25 (16.67%) Web Development
7 21 (14.00%) Unit Testing
8 19 (12.67%) Test Automation
9 18 (12.00%) Service Management
10 15 (10.00%) Analytics
11 14 (9.33%) E-Commerce
11 14 (9.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (9.33%) Wireframes
12 13 (8.67%) BDD
12 13 (8.67%) CRM
12 13 (8.67%) Mobile First
12 13 (8.67%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (8.67%) SEO
13 12 (8.00%) SDLC
14 11 (7.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 109 (72.67%) C#
2 75 (50.00%) SQL
3 66 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 37 (24.67%) T-SQL
5 16 (10.67%) TypeScript
6 13 (8.67%) PowerShell
7 10 (6.67%) Apex Code
8 8 (5.33%) Java
9 6 (4.00%) Python
10 5 (3.33%) C
10 5 (3.33%) C++
10 5 (3.33%) VBA
11 3 (2.00%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.33%) Delphi
12 2 (1.33%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.67%) Natural
13 1 (0.67%) RPG
13 1 (0.67%) VB
13 1 (0.67%) VBScript
13 1 (0.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (9.33%) Degree
2 4 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.00%) QA
2 9 (6.00%) SLA
3 4 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.00%) GDPR
5 1 (0.67%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 65 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 31 (20.67%) Xamarin
3 14 (9.33%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (9.33%) webMethods
4 10 (6.67%) ServiceNow
4 10 (6.67%) Software AG
5 6 (4.00%) Blue Prism
5 6 (4.00%) IBM
5 6 (4.00%) Oracle
5 6 (4.00%) UiPath
6 4 (2.67%) MuleSoft
7 3 (2.00%) Sage
7 3 (2.00%) SAP
8 2 (1.33%) Adobe
8 2 (1.33%) Infor
8 2 (1.33%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.67%) Citrix
9 1 (0.67%) Google
9 1 (0.67%) Lotus
9 1 (0.67%) Sitecore