Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 77 65
Rank change year-on-year -25 -12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 263 393 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.66% 3.51% 4.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.99% 18.25% 23.06%
Number of salaries quoted 224 375 473
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,050 £28,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2025 2154 2437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.45% 19.23% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1713 1895 1986
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -23 198 £42,500 +6.25% 28
South Yorkshire +25 35 £42,500 +21.43% 4
East Yorkshire -1 14 £35,500 -5.33% 1
North Yorkshire -36 13 £35,500 -5.33%
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 196 (74.52%) C#
2 184 (69.96%) .NET
3 183 (69.58%) SQL Server
4 176 (66.92%) SQL
5 138 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
6 123 (46.77%) Microsoft
7 106 (40.30%) ASP.NET
8 105 (39.92%) MVC
9 89 (33.84%) JavaScript
10 75 (28.52%) T-SQL
11 74 (28.14%) Software Engineering
11 74 (28.14%) SDLC
12 66 (25.10%) Scrum
13 63 (23.95%) HTML
14 62 (23.57%) Web Services
15 61 (23.19%) Team Foundation Server
16 58 (22.05%) ASP.NET MVC
17 56 (21.29%) WPF
18 53 (20.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 52 (19.77%) WCF
19 52 (19.77%) Waterfall
20 49 (18.63%) Windows
21 42 (15.97%) CSS
21 42 (15.97%) ETL
22 41 (15.59%) XML
23 39 (14.83%) .NET Framework
24 38 (14.45%) OO
25 37 (14.07%) Git (software)
26 36 (13.69%) Java
27 35 (13.31%) WinForms

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 14 (5.32%) IIS
2 8 (3.04%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.14%) CMS
3 3 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.76%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.76%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.38%) Apache
5 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.38%) Confluence
5 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.76%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.04%) npm
4 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.76%) Office 365
5 1 (0.38%) Google Play
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
5 1 (0.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.52%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.76%) Skype
3 1 (0.38%) AMQP
3 1 (0.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (69.58%) SQL Server
2 53 (20.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (12.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 31 (11.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (9.89%) Relational Database
6 22 (8.37%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (6.84%) Power BI
7 18 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (6.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (4.56%) SQL Server 2014
10 11 (4.18%) MySQL
11 9 (3.42%) PowerPivot
12 8 (3.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 8 (3.04%) QlikView
13 7 (2.66%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (1.90%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (1.90%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.90%) Spatial Data
15 4 (1.52%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 61 (23.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (14.07%) Git (software)
3 34 (12.93%) Subversion
4 28 (10.65%) JIRA
5 23 (8.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 21 (7.98%) Eclipse
6 21 (7.98%) Octopus Deploy
7 19 (7.22%) Android Studio
8 18 (6.84%) Selenium
8 18 (6.84%) SpecFlow
9 13 (4.94%) WebDriver
10 10 (3.80%) Protractor
11 8 (3.04%) Bower
11 8 (3.04%) Grunt
11 8 (3.04%) gulp
11 8 (3.04%) Talend Open Studio
12 7 (2.66%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.90%) Jenkins
13 5 (1.90%) NUnit
13 5 (1.90%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (5.70%) Finance
2 10 (3.80%) Advertising
3 8 (3.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.52%) Law
4 4 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.14%) Games
6 2 (0.76%) Retail
7 1 (0.38%) Marketing
7 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 202 (76.81%) Developer
2 102 (38.78%) .NET Developer
3 92 (34.98%) C# Developer
4 76 (28.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 64 (24.33%) Software Developer
6 61 (23.19%) Senior Developer
7 47 (17.87%) SQL Developer
8 44 (16.73%) Senior .NET Developer
9 41 (15.59%) Senior C# Developer
10 40 (15.21%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 37 (14.07%) C# Software Developer
12 31 (11.79%) ASP.NET Developer
13 30 (11.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 30 (11.41%) Senior Software Developer
14 28 (10.65%) .NET Software Developer
15 27 (10.27%) Software Engineer
16 26 (9.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 23 (8.75%) Senior .NET Software Developer
17 23 (8.75%) Senior C# Software Developer
18 17 (6.46%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (69.96%) .NET
2 106 (40.30%) ASP.NET
3 63 (23.95%) HTML
4 62 (23.57%) Web Services
5 58 (22.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 56 (21.29%) WPF
7 52 (19.77%) WCF
8 42 (15.97%) CSS
9 41 (15.59%) XML
10 39 (14.83%) .NET Framework
11 35 (13.31%) WinForms
12 33 (12.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 33 (12.55%) REST
13 28 (10.65%) SOAP
14 24 (9.13%) AngularJS
15 23 (8.75%) HTML5
15 23 (8.75%) jQuery
16 20 (7.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 17 (6.46%) RESTful
18 16 (6.08%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.46%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.56%) NHS
3 12 (4.56%) User Experience
4 6 (2.28%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.90%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.14%) Clustering
7 3 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.76%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.76%) Social Media
9 1 (0.38%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.38%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.38%) HoloLens
Operating Systems
1 49 (18.63%) Windows
2 20 (7.60%) Android
2 20 (7.60%) Linux
3 19 (7.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 6 (2.28%) Windows Phone
4 6 (2.28%) Windows Phone 8
5 4 (1.52%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (39.92%) MVC
3 74 (28.14%) SDLC
3 74 (28.14%) Software Engineering
4 66 (25.10%) Scrum
5 52 (19.77%) Waterfall
6 42 (15.97%) ETL
7 38 (14.45%) OO
8 32 (12.17%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (9.89%) Test Automation
10 23 (8.75%) Mentoring
11 20 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (7.22%) Analytics
13 18 (6.84%) Unit Testing
14 16 (6.08%) Collaborative Working
14 16 (6.08%) Data Integration
15 14 (5.32%) TDD
16 13 (4.94%) SOA
17 12 (4.56%) ERP
17 12 (4.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 196 (74.52%) C#
2 176 (66.92%) SQL
3 89 (33.84%) JavaScript
4 75 (28.52%) T-SQL
5 36 (13.69%) Java
6 27 (10.27%) PowerShell
7 23 (8.75%) C++
8 22 (8.37%) VB.NET
9 20 (7.60%) Python
10 9 (3.42%) C
11 5 (1.90%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.52%) R
13 3 (1.14%) VB
13 3 (1.14%) VB6
13 3 (1.14%) XAML
14 2 (0.76%) RPG
15 1 (0.38%) NATURAL
15 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.38%) Scala
15 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (10.65%) Degree
2 7 (2.66%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.52%) ISEB
5 2 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.14%) SLA
2 2 (0.76%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (3.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.38%) Docker
3 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) Grafana
1 1 (0.38%) Puppet
1 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 123 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.65%) Oracle
3 12 (4.56%) Tableau
4 9 (3.42%) SAP
5 8 (3.04%) Talend
6 6 (2.28%) DevExpress
7 5 (1.90%) IBM
8 4 (1.52%) Progress
8 4 (1.52%) RedGate
8 4 (1.52%) VMware
9 3 (1.14%) Google
10 2 (0.76%) QAD
10 2 (0.76%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.38%) Apple
11 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.38%) Splunk