Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 101 86
Rank change year-on-year +3 -15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 123 170 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.76% 2.63% 3.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 11.31% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 81 175 206
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% - +12.58%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,010 £30,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,250 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 984 1,503 1,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 22.08% 23.22% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 791 1,314 1,256
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 2019. 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 +4 59 £45,000 +20.00% 15
Huddersfield +12 20 £47,500 +18.75%
Otley - 18 - - 1
Wakefield +4 15 £42,000 -6.67% 6
Bradford +10 5 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Halifax -18 3 £35,000 -17.65%
Pontefract - 1 - - 3
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 99 (80.49%) C#
2 96 (78.05%) .NET
3 69 (56.10%) ASP.NET
3 69 (56.10%) SQL
4 62 (50.41%) Microsoft
5 61 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (42.28%) SQL Server
7 48 (39.02%) JavaScript
8 40 (32.52%) MVC
8 40 (32.52%) Microsoft Azure
9 35 (28.46%) T-SQL
10 34 (27.64%) jQuery
10 34 (27.64%) ASP.NET Web API
11 32 (26.02%) HTML
12 31 (25.20%) CSS
13 29 (23.58%) Team Foundation Server
14 26 (21.14%) .NET Framework
15 23 (18.70%) Windows
16 21 (17.07%) Android
17 20 (16.26%) Git (software)
17 20 (16.26%) VB
18 19 (15.45%) PowerShell
19 17 (13.82%) Node.js
19 17 (13.82%) Service Management
19 17 (13.82%) Java
19 17 (13.82%) C++
20 16 (13.01%) Finance
21 15 (12.20%) Scrum
21 15 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 15 (12.20%) Software Engineering

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 10 (8.13%) IIS
1 10 (8.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (32.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.69%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (4.88%) GitHub
4 4 (3.25%) IaaS
4 4 (3.25%) Office 365
5 3 (2.44%) PaaS
6 2 (1.63%) NuGet
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.81%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (42.28%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.88%) SSDT
4 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.63%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.81%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.81%) MySQL
7 1 (0.81%) Power BI
7 1 (0.81%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (23.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (16.26%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.32%) Android Studio
3 9 (7.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (4.88%) tSQLt
5 4 (3.25%) Selenium
6 3 (2.44%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.63%) JMeter
7 2 (1.63%) NUnit
7 2 (1.63%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.63%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.63%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.63%) webpack
8 1 (0.81%) Gatling
8 1 (0.81%) Moq
8 1 (0.81%) Subversion
8 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (13.01%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Aerospace
3 7 (5.69%) Retail
4 5 (4.07%) Marketing
5 3 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.63%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (73.98%) Developer
2 51 (41.46%) Software Developer
3 24 (19.51%) .NET Developer
4 23 (18.70%) C# Developer
5 19 (15.45%) Senior Developer
6 14 (11.38%) .NET Software Developer
7 13 (10.57%) Senior Software Developer
7 13 (10.57%) SQL Developer
8 12 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (9.76%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Junior
10 7 (5.69%) Analyst
10 7 (5.69%) Applications Support
10 7 (5.69%) Database Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Senior C# Software Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Senior SQL Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (78.05%) .NET
2 69 (56.10%) ASP.NET
3 34 (27.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 34 (27.64%) jQuery
4 32 (26.02%) HTML
5 31 (25.20%) CSS
6 26 (21.14%) .NET Framework
7 17 (13.82%) Node.js
8 15 (12.20%) LINQ
9 14 (11.38%) AngularJS
10 13 (10.57%) XML
11 12 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (9.76%) React
11 12 (9.76%) Web Services
12 11 (8.94%) WinForms
13 9 (7.32%) JSON
13 9 (7.32%) Universal Windows Platform
14 8 (6.50%) .NET Core
14 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET Core
15 7 (5.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.94%) User Experience
2 7 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.88%) NHS
4 4 (3.25%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.63%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.81%) Blog
6 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.70%) Windows
2 21 (17.07%) Android
3 13 (10.57%) Windows 10
4 11 (8.94%) Apple iOS
5 9 (7.32%) Windows 7
5 9 (7.32%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.25%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (32.52%) MVC
3 17 (13.82%) Service Management
4 15 (12.20%) DevOps
4 15 (12.20%) Scrum
4 15 (12.20%) Software Engineering
5 14 (11.38%) Time Management
6 11 (8.94%) Test Automation
7 9 (7.32%) ETL
7 9 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (6.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (6.50%) Mentoring
8 8 (6.50%) Unit Testing
9 7 (5.69%) ITIL
10 6 (4.88%) Data Management
10 6 (4.88%) Deployment Automation
10 6 (4.88%) IT Strategy
10 6 (4.88%) Open Source
10 6 (4.88%) SDLC
11 5 (4.07%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (80.49%) C#
2 69 (56.10%) SQL
3 48 (39.02%) JavaScript
4 35 (28.46%) T-SQL
5 20 (16.26%) VB
6 19 (15.45%) PowerShell
7 17 (13.82%) C++
7 17 (13.82%) Java
8 9 (7.32%) Delphi
9 4 (3.25%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.44%) XAML
11 2 (1.63%) ES6
11 2 (1.63%) VB6
12 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.88%) SLA
2 2 (1.63%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 62 (50.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.50%) ServiceNow
3 6 (4.88%) Xamarin
4 5 (4.07%) Oracle
4 5 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.25%) Blue Prism
5 4 (3.25%) Software AG
5 4 (3.25%) UiPath
5 4 (3.25%) webMethods
6 2 (1.63%) Adobe
6 2 (1.63%) RedGate