The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 48 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 26 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.61% 2.19% 1.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.57% 14.00% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 10
Average salary £32,500 £38,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.47% +10.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,300 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,350 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
167 100 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.16% 15.65% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 162 89 107
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Sheffield

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 43 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (57.81%) .NET
3 34 (53.13%) C#
4 33 (51.56%) SQL Server
5 27 (42.19%) JavaScript
6 24 (37.50%) Web Services
7 18 (28.13%) HP UFT
7 18 (28.13%) SQL
7 18 (28.13%) Cucumber
7 18 (28.13%) REST
7 18 (28.13%) Gherkin
8 17 (26.56%) Dynamics CRM
8 17 (26.56%) SOAP
8 17 (26.56%) CRM
8 17 (26.56%) Eclipse
9 16 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (23.44%) NetSuite
10 15 (23.44%) Siebel
10 15 (23.44%) SharePoint
10 15 (23.44%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (21.88%) XML
12 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 12 (18.75%) Test Scripting
13 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
14 10 (15.63%) Android
14 10 (15.63%) iPhone
14 10 (15.63%) Selenium
14 10 (15.63%) jQuery
14 10 (15.63%) Integration Testing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (23.44%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.56%) WordPress
3 1 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Intranet
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (51.56%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (28.13%) HP UFT
1 18 (28.13%) Cucumber
2 17 (26.56%) Eclipse
3 10 (15.63%) Selenium
4 6 (9.38%) CppUnit
4 6 (9.38%) JIRA
5 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (1.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (62.50%) Developer
2 21 (32.81%) Senior Developer
3 17 (26.56%) CRM Developer
4 14 (21.88%) .NET Developer
5 12 (18.75%) C# Developer
5 12 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (15.63%) Test Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
7 8 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) Analyst
7 8 (12.50%) Test Analyst
7 8 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
8 7 (10.94%) Software Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Report Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.69%) SQL Developer
11 3 (4.69%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (57.81%) .NET
2 24 (37.50%) Web Services
3 18 (28.13%) REST
3 18 (28.13%) Gherkin
4 17 (26.56%) SOAP
5 14 (21.88%) XML
6 10 (15.63%) jQuery
7 7 (10.94%) .NET Framework
7 7 (10.94%) MFC
7 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET
8 6 (9.38%) STL
8 6 (9.38%) HTML
8 6 (9.38%) CSS
8 6 (9.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 5 (7.81%) HTML5
9 5 (7.81%) WCF
9 5 (7.81%) CSS3
9 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) iPhone
2 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Android
2 6 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.56%) CRM
3 12 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
5 10 (15.63%) Integration Testing
5 10 (15.63%) System Integration Testing
6 8 (12.50%) MVC
6 8 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 4 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.13%) OOP
9 2 (3.13%) OO
9 2 (3.13%) Web Development
9 2 (3.13%) TDD
9 2 (3.13%) Test Management
9 2 (3.13%) CRUD
10 1 (1.56%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.56%) Mobile Development
10 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.13%) C#
2 27 (42.19%) JavaScript
3 18 (28.13%) SQL
4 7 (10.94%) C
4 7 (10.94%) C++
5 6 (9.38%) VC++
6 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.13%) PHP
8 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) ISEB
2 7 (10.94%) Degree
3 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.13%) MCSD
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Siebel
1 15 (23.44%) Salesforce.com
1 15 (23.44%) NetSuite
2 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) Sitecore
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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