Period
to 6 December 2019

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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 128 98
Rank change year-on-year -19 -30 -15
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 121 192 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.83% 2.32% 2.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.98% 10.51% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 108 173 225
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,750 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.83% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 1,212 1,826 2,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.38% 22.09% 20.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,027 1,489 1,707
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

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 6 December 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
West Yorkshire -18 86 £42,500 +6.25% 27
East Yorkshire +17 14 £45,000 +5.88% 2
North Yorkshire -8 11 £37,500 -9.09% 6
South Yorkshire +4 10 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Visual Studio
England

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

1 98 (80.99%) C#
2 82 (67.77%) .NET
3 78 (64.46%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (56.20%) Microsoft
5 67 (55.37%) ASP.NET
6 58 (47.93%) SQL
7 51 (42.15%) SQL Server
8 40 (33.06%) Azure
9 36 (29.75%) JavaScript
9 36 (29.75%) MVC
9 36 (29.75%) Scrum
10 26 (21.49%) Software Engineering
10 26 (21.49%) T-SQL
11 23 (19.01%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (18.18%) IIS
12 22 (18.18%) Web Services
13 21 (17.36%) CSS
13 21 (17.36%) HTML
13 21 (17.36%) AngularJS
14 20 (16.53%) Git (software)
14 20 (16.53%) Spring
14 20 (16.53%) IT Strategy
15 19 (15.70%) QA
16 18 (14.88%) Finance
16 18 (14.88%) Problem-Solving
17 17 (14.05%) User Experience
17 17 (14.05%) System Testing
18 16 (13.22%) jQuery
18 16 (13.22%) JSON
18 16 (13.22%) Open Source

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 22 (18.18%) IIS
2 7 (5.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.48%) Appian
3 3 (2.48%) CMS
3 3 (2.48%) Drupal
3 3 (2.48%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.48%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.65%) Confluence
5 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.65%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 40 (33.06%) Azure
2 10 (8.26%) AWS
3 7 (5.79%) GitHub
4 6 (4.96%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (4.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (3.31%) PaaS
7 3 (2.48%) IaaS
7 3 (2.48%) Office 365
8 2 (1.65%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.83%) BlazeMeter
9 1 (0.83%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.65%) Internet
1 2 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (42.15%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.96%) MySQL
4 6 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (4.13%) SSDT
6 4 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.48%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (2.48%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.65%) Power BI
8 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.83%) Biml
9 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.83%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (19.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (16.53%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.92%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (5.79%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (4.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (4.13%) tSQLt
6 4 (3.31%) LINQPad
6 4 (3.31%) Subversion
7 3 (2.48%) JIRA
7 3 (2.48%) NetBeans
7 3 (2.48%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.65%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.65%) JMeter
9 1 (0.83%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.83%) Gatling
9 1 (0.83%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.83%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.83%) xUnit.net
General
1 18 (14.88%) Finance
2 13 (10.74%) Legal
3 12 (9.92%) Marketing
4 7 (5.79%) Public Sector
5 5 (4.13%) Retail
6 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.48%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.65%) Automotive
7 2 (1.65%) Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Games
8 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (58.68%) Developer
2 25 (20.66%) Software Developer
3 21 (17.36%) .NET Developer
4 20 (16.53%) C# Developer
5 19 (15.70%) Senior Developer
6 12 (9.92%) Senior C# Developer
6 12 (9.92%) SQL Developer
7 11 (9.09%) Applications Developer
7 11 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
7 11 (9.09%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 11 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
8 10 (8.26%) Software Engineering Team Leader
8 10 (8.26%) Software Team Leader
8 10 (8.26%) Team Leader
9 9 (7.44%) Analyst
9 9 (7.44%) Applications Support
10 8 (6.61%) Tester
11 7 (5.79%) QA Tester
11 7 (5.79%) Support Analyst
11 7 (5.79%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (67.77%) .NET
2 67 (55.37%) ASP.NET
3 22 (18.18%) Web Services
4 21 (17.36%) AngularJS
4 21 (17.36%) CSS
4 21 (17.36%) HTML
5 20 (16.53%) Spring
6 16 (13.22%) jQuery
6 16 (13.22%) JSON
7 14 (11.57%) XML
8 13 (10.74%) .NET Core
9 11 (9.09%) .NET Framework
10 10 (8.26%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (5.79%) Ajax
11 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (5.79%) HTML5
12 6 (4.96%) Node.js
12 6 (4.96%) OAuth
12 6 (4.96%) OAuth2
13 5 (4.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.05%) User Experience
2 8 (6.61%) NHS
3 5 (4.13%) Cloud Native
4 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.48%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.83%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) iPhone
6 1 (0.83%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.09%) Windows
2 7 (5.79%) Android
3 6 (4.96%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.65%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (64.46%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.75%) MVC
2 36 (29.75%) Scrum
3 26 (21.49%) Software Engineering
4 20 (16.53%) IT Strategy
5 18 (14.88%) Problem-Solving
6 17 (14.05%) System Testing
7 16 (13.22%) Open Source
7 16 (13.22%) SDLC
8 13 (10.74%) Mentoring
8 13 (10.74%) Unit Testing
9 12 (9.92%) DevOps
9 12 (9.92%) Test Automation
10 11 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
10 11 (9.09%) Computer Science
10 11 (9.09%) Sprint Planning
11 10 (8.26%) Waterfall
12 8 (6.61%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (6.61%) Microservices
12 8 (6.61%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 98 (80.99%) C#
2 58 (47.93%) SQL
3 36 (29.75%) JavaScript
4 26 (21.49%) T-SQL
5 12 (9.92%) PowerShell
6 9 (7.44%) Java
7 8 (6.61%) VB
8 6 (4.96%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.83%) C++
9 1 (0.83%) Python
9 1 (0.83%) R
9 1 (0.83%) Ruby
9 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.83%) VBA
9 1 (0.83%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (12.40%) Degree
2 10 (8.26%) HND
3 7 (5.79%) ISTQB
3 7 (5.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.65%) ISEB
4 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.83%) MCSA
5 1 (0.83%) MCSD
5 1 (0.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.70%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.65%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 68 (56.20%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.79%) RedGate
2 7 (5.79%) Xamarin
3 5 (4.13%) Oracle
4 2 (1.65%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.65%) Avaya
4 2 (1.65%) Blue Prism
4 2 (1.65%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.65%) UiPath
5 1 (0.83%) Google