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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 45 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 30 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.09% 0.88% 1.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.96% 5.26% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 10
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,750 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,550 £41,000 £32,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 76 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.75% 16.63% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 143 68 72
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 22 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 36 (81.82%) .NET
2 34 (77.27%) HTML
2 34 (77.27%) SQL Server
3 31 (70.45%) ASP.NET
4 30 (68.18%) C#
4 30 (68.18%) MVC
5 24 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (47.73%) MS Excel
7 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
7 20 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (43.18%) SQL
8 19 (43.18%) XML
9 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
9 17 (38.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (31.82%) SOAP
11 14 (31.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 14 (31.82%) Unit Testing
11 14 (31.82%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (29.55%) Apple iOS
12 13 (29.55%) Android Development
12 13 (29.55%) iOS Development
12 13 (29.55%) jQuery
12 13 (29.55%) Android
12 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (20.45%) Subversion
13 9 (20.45%) HTML5
13 9 (20.45%) ADO.NET
14 8 (18.18%) Web Services

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (47.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (13.64%) Sage 200
2 4 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.27%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 24 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (15.91%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (15.91%) QlikView
5 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (31.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (20.45%) Subversion
4 6 (13.64%) Grunt
4 6 (13.64%) CruiseControl
5 4 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.27%) NUnit
6 1 (2.27%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.27%) NSubstitute
General
1 1 (2.27%) Banking
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (93.18%) Developer
2 19 (43.18%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (20.45%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (20.45%) C# Developer
3 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Junior Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Web Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Junior
5 5 (11.36%) Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Applications Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) CRM Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Business Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (81.82%) .NET
2 34 (77.27%) HTML
3 31 (70.45%) ASP.NET
4 19 (43.18%) XML
5 14 (31.82%) SOAP
6 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (29.55%) jQuery
7 9 (20.45%) HTML5
7 9 (20.45%) ADO.NET
8 8 (18.18%) Web Services
9 7 (15.91%) CSS
10 6 (13.64%) Sass
10 6 (13.64%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (13.64%) COM
11 5 (11.36%) Ajax
12 3 (6.82%) Hibernate
12 3 (6.82%) REST
12 3 (6.82%) LINQ to SQL
12 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) User Experience
2 1 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Apple iOS
1 13 (29.55%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) MVC
2 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.82%) Unit Testing
3 14 (31.82%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (29.55%) Android Development
4 13 (29.55%) iOS Development
5 7 (15.91%) Project Management
5 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.64%) TDD
7 4 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) CRM
8 3 (6.82%) Migration
8 3 (6.82%) Scrum
8 3 (6.82%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (6.82%) Build Automation
8 3 (6.82%) Content Management
8 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.55%) Time Management
9 2 (4.55%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) C#
2 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 19 (43.18%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) VB
4 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 5 (11.36%) Java
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Sage
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago