Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 118 160 116
Rank change year-on-year +42 -44 -24
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 51 165 227
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.51% 2.15% 2.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.76% 11.94% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 57 141 239
Median annual salary £44,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £52,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 754 1,382 2,083
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.27% 18.03% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 652 1,130 1,784
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,997 £31,250 £28,575
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visual Studio in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 10 August 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
West Yorkshire -4 45 £43,000 -4.44% 3
South Yorkshire +27 4 £40,000 -11.11% 4
East Yorkshire +5 2 £60,000 +33.33% 2
North Yorkshire +77 1 £52,500 -16.00%
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 10 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 43 (84.31%) .NET
2 39 (76.47%) C#
3 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
4 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
5 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (39.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 16 (31.37%) MVC
8 16 (31.37%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (29.41%) Web Services
10 14 (27.45%) Azure
10 14 (27.45%) Dynamics 365
11 11 (21.57%) Law
11 11 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (21.57%) Dynamics AX
11 11 (21.57%) X++
11 11 (21.57%) Power Platform
11 11 (21.57%) Power BI
12 10 (19.61%) .NET Core
12 10 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
12 10 (19.61%) Entity Framework
12 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
13 9 (17.65%) DevOps
14 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
14 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (13.73%) ITIL
15 6 (11.76%) CRM
15 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.92%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (9.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Azure
1 14 (27.45%) Dynamics 365
2 11 (21.57%) Power Platform
3 4 (7.84%) Office 365
4 1 (1.96%) BrowserStack
4 1 (1.96%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
2 20 (39.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (21.57%) Power BI
4 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio Code
4 2 (3.92%) JMeter
4 2 (3.92%) Postman
4 2 (3.92%) Selenium
4 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.96%) Gatling
5 1 (1.96%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.96%) MSTest
5 1 (1.96%) NUnit
5 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (21.57%) Law
2 5 (9.80%) Games
3 4 (7.84%) Legal
4 2 (3.92%) Finance
4 2 (3.92%) Housing Association
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (64.71%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 9 (17.65%) Technical Leader
5 5 (9.80%) Applications Developer
5 5 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.80%) C# Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Tester
6 3 (5.88%) Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Design Leader
7 2 (3.92%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Junior
7 2 (3.92%) QA Tester
7 2 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Junior Tester
8 1 (1.96%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (84.31%) .NET
2 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 15 (29.41%) Web Services
4 10 (19.61%) .NET Core
4 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
4 10 (19.61%) Entity Framework
5 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 6 (11.76%) jQuery
7 5 (9.80%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
8 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (5.88%) HTML
9 3 (5.88%) HTML5
10 2 (3.92%) Ajax
10 2 (3.92%) CSS
10 2 (3.92%) LINQ
10 2 (3.92%) NHibernate
10 2 (3.92%) REST
10 2 (3.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Android
1 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) MVS
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) MVC
3 11 (21.57%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (17.65%) DevOps
6 7 (13.73%) ITIL
6 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.76%) CRM
7 6 (11.76%) Microservices
7 6 (11.76%) SOLID
7 6 (11.76%) System Testing
8 5 (9.80%) Business Analysis
8 5 (9.80%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (9.80%) Data Protection
8 5 (9.80%) ITIL V3
8 5 (9.80%) OO
8 5 (9.80%) Scrum
8 5 (9.80%) Service Design
8 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.80%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 39 (76.47%) C#
2 11 (21.57%) X++
3 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (3.92%) VB
5 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.92%) VBScript
6 1 (1.96%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.96%) C++
6 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.96%) Scala
6 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
1 2 (3.92%) HND
1 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.92%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Google
3 1 (1.96%) HP
3 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com