Period
to 11 May 2021

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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 157 141 136
Rank change year-on-year -16 -5 -42
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 72 73 182
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.43% 1.48% 2.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.49% 7.11% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 64 66 143
10th Percentile £30,225 £31,250 £28,050
25th Percentile £32,858 £37,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
75th Percentile £50,000 £61,875 £50,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £68,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £49,250 £50,000 £47,125
% change year-on-year -1.50% +6.10% +3.57%

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 961 1,027 1,584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.05% 20.86% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 854 878 1,293
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 11 May 2021.

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 11 May 2021. 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 -7 45 £45,000 - 13
North Yorkshire +14 9 £45,000 -12.62% 1
South Yorkshire -30 8 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Yorkshire -5 7 £31,500 -47.50% 1
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 11 May 2021, 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 52 (72.22%) C#
2 49 (68.06%) .NET
3 42 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (54.17%) Azure
6 36 (50.00%) SQL
6 36 (50.00%) HTML
7 35 (48.61%) SQL Server
8 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
8 31 (43.06%) Social Skills
9 28 (38.89%) DevOps
10 26 (36.11%) CSS
11 25 (34.72%) ASP.NET
12 22 (30.56%) Git (software)
13 20 (27.78%) .NET Framework
14 19 (26.39%) Scrum
14 19 (26.39%) MVC
15 18 (25.00%) Web Development
15 18 (25.00%) Unit Testing
15 18 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (23.61%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (22.22%) Windows
17 16 (22.22%) T-SQL
18 15 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
18 15 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
18 15 (20.83%) User Experience
19 14 (19.44%) .NET Core
19 14 (19.44%) Web Services
20 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET Web API
20 11 (15.28%) Dynamics 365

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 9 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (6.94%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (54.17%) Azure
2 11 (15.28%) Dynamics 365
3 9 (12.50%) Power Platform
4 5 (6.94%) Microsoft 365
4 5 (6.94%) Slack
5 3 (4.17%) Power Automate
5 3 (4.17%) PowerApps
6 2 (2.78%) AWS
6 2 (2.78%) PaaS
7 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (48.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (8.33%) Power BI
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (6.94%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (6.94%) FileMaker
4 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.78%) Informix
6 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.39%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.39%) PolyBase
Development Applications
1 22 (30.56%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.78%) Buildbot
4 2 (2.78%) Clang
4 2 (2.78%) CMake
4 2 (2.78%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.78%) GCC
4 2 (2.78%) Selenium
4 2 (2.78%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.78%) Subversion
4 2 (2.78%) Xcode
5 1 (1.39%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.39%) JIRA
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 31 (43.06%) Social Skills
2 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.72%) Finance
4 5 (6.94%) Law
4 5 (6.94%) Organisational Skills
4 5 (6.94%) Presentation Skills
5 3 (4.17%) Retail
6 2 (2.78%) Games
6 2 (2.78%) Publishing
7 1 (1.39%) Legal
7 1 (1.39%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 62 (86.11%) Developer
2 30 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 21 (29.17%) C# Developer
4 18 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (22.22%) Web Developer
6 14 (19.44%) Software Developer
7 13 (18.06%) Junior
7 13 (18.06%) Junior Developer
8 12 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 10 (13.89%) Junior .NET Developer
10 9 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
10 9 (12.50%) HTML Developer
11 8 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
12 7 (9.72%) .NET Web Developer
12 7 (9.72%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
13 6 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
13 6 (8.33%) Analyst
13 6 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
13 6 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (68.06%) .NET
2 36 (50.00%) HTML
3 26 (36.11%) CSS
4 25 (34.72%) ASP.NET
5 20 (27.78%) .NET Framework
6 14 (19.44%) .NET Core
6 14 (19.44%) Web Services
7 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (15.28%) jQuery
7 11 (15.28%) XML
8 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (11.11%) Blazor
9 8 (11.11%) JSON
10 7 (9.72%) AngularJS
10 7 (9.72%) React
11 6 (8.33%) Entity Framework
11 6 (8.33%) HTML5
12 5 (6.94%) REST
12 5 (6.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) User Experience
2 10 (13.89%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.11%) NHS
4 7 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (9.72%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.39%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.22%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Windows 10
3 4 (5.56%) Android
3 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (38.89%) DevOps
3 19 (26.39%) MVC
3 19 (26.39%) Scrum
4 18 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 18 (25.00%) Web Development
5 17 (23.61%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (15.28%) Software Engineering
8 10 (13.89%) Collaborative Working
8 10 (13.89%) Process Improvement
8 10 (13.89%) Web Application Development
9 9 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 9 (12.50%) TDD
10 7 (9.72%) Information Security
10 7 (9.72%) Prototyping
11 6 (8.33%) Data Protection
11 6 (8.33%) Front End Development
11 6 (8.33%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 52 (72.22%) C#
2 42 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 36 (50.00%) SQL
4 16 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.33%) Java
6 5 (6.94%) X++
7 2 (2.78%) C++
7 2 (2.78%) Lua
7 2 (2.78%) Python
7 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.78%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
1 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) Telerik
2 5 (6.94%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.78%) Adobe
3 2 (2.78%) SAP