Period
to 1 March 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 1 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
1 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 139 155 111
Rank change year-on-year +16 -44 -16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 62 86 193
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.43% 1.41% 2.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.34% 7.11% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 62 86 192
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £30,063
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 845 1,210 1,650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.53% 19.88% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 758 1,023 1,336
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £60,000
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 1 March 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 1 March 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 32 £45,000 +5.88% 9
North Yorkshire +23 17 £45,000 -0.55% 2
East Yorkshire - 6 £31,500 -
South Yorkshire -15 5 £37,500 -16.67% 3
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 42 (67.74%) C#
2 40 (64.52%) HTML
3 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (56.45%) JavaScript
5 34 (54.84%) .NET
6 31 (50.00%) Azure
7 30 (48.39%) SQL
8 27 (43.55%) Microsoft
9 25 (40.32%) Git (software)
10 23 (37.10%) CSS
11 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
12 21 (33.87%) .NET Framework
13 20 (32.26%) DevOps
14 19 (30.65%) Web Development
14 19 (30.65%) Team Foundation Server
15 18 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (27.42%) Scrum
16 17 (27.42%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
18 14 (22.58%) Relational Database
19 13 (20.97%) User Experience
19 13 (20.97%) Process Improvement
19 13 (20.97%) Unit Testing
19 13 (20.97%) Windows
20 12 (19.35%) Web Application Development
20 12 (19.35%) HTML5
20 12 (19.35%) Collaborative Working
21 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
21 11 (17.74%) T-SQL
21 11 (17.74%) MVC

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 5 (8.06%) IIS
2 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (50.00%) Azure
2 7 (11.29%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (8.06%) Power Platform
3 5 (8.06%) Slack
4 3 (4.84%) AWS
4 3 (4.84%) Power Automate
4 3 (4.84%) PowerApps
5 2 (3.23%) PaaS
6 1 (1.61%) GCP
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.58%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.90%) Informix
3 8 (12.90%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.23%) Power BI
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.61%) FileMaker
7 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (40.32%) Git (software)
2 19 (30.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.45%) Bitbucket
5 3 (4.84%) Buildbot
5 3 (4.84%) Clang
5 3 (4.84%) CMake
5 3 (4.84%) CruiseControl
5 3 (4.84%) GCC
5 3 (4.84%) Selenium
5 3 (4.84%) Subversion
5 3 (4.84%) Xcode
6 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 8 (12.90%) Retail
2 4 (6.45%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Publishing
3 3 (4.84%) Games
4 2 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (82.26%) Developer
2 18 (29.03%) .NET Developer
3 16 (25.81%) Software Developer
4 14 (22.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (17.74%) HTML CSS Developer
5 11 (17.74%) HTML Developer
6 9 (14.52%) C# Developer
6 9 (14.52%) Senior Developer
7 8 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (12.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (12.90%) Web Developer
8 7 (11.29%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (11.29%) Junior
8 7 (11.29%) Junior Developer
9 6 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (8.06%) Junior .NET Developer
10 5 (8.06%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 5 (8.06%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (8.06%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (64.52%) HTML
2 34 (54.84%) .NET
3 23 (37.10%) CSS
4 21 (33.87%) .NET Framework
5 12 (19.35%) HTML5
6 11 (17.74%) WPF
7 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET
7 9 (14.52%) React
7 9 (14.52%) Web Services
8 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (12.90%) jQuery
8 8 (12.90%) WinForms
9 6 (9.68%) .NET Core
9 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
9 6 (9.68%) Entity Framework
10 5 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (8.06%) XML
11 4 (6.45%) REST
11 4 (6.45%) SOAP
12 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) User Experience
2 9 (14.52%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
5 4 (6.45%) Cloud Native
6 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.61%) NHS
7 1 (1.61%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.26%) DevOps
3 19 (30.65%) Web Development
4 18 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (27.42%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (27.42%) Scrum
6 15 (24.19%) Computer Science
7 13 (20.97%) Process Improvement
7 13 (20.97%) Unit Testing
8 12 (19.35%) Collaborative Working
8 12 (19.35%) Web Application Development
9 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
9 11 (17.74%) Migration
9 11 (17.74%) MVC
10 9 (14.52%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (14.52%) OO
11 8 (12.90%) Mathematics
11 8 (12.90%) OOD
12 7 (11.29%) Front End Development
12 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (67.74%) C#
2 35 (56.45%) JavaScript
3 30 (48.39%) SQL
4 11 (17.74%) T-SQL
5 7 (11.29%) Python
6 4 (6.45%) R
7 3 (4.84%) C++
7 3 (4.84%) Lua
8 1 (1.61%) VB
8 1 (1.61%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Degree
2 8 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (12.90%) CTC Cleared
2 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.61%) ISEB
4 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Puppet
1 4 (6.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (43.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Adobe
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle