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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 55 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 20 30 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.83% 4.02% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.62% 19.61% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 4
Average salary £32,000 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
208 153 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.46% 20.48% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 197 132 72
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% -4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,950 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,800 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 1 September 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 39 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (48.21%) .NET
3 24 (42.86%) C#
4 23 (41.07%) HP UFT
4 23 (41.07%) Cucumber
4 23 (41.07%) Gherkin
5 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 15 (26.79%) Web Services
7 14 (25.00%) SQL
7 14 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 12 (21.43%) Integration Testing
8 12 (21.43%) REST
8 12 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
8 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
9 11 (19.64%) Functional Testing
10 10 (17.86%) jQuery
10 10 (17.86%) Dynamics CRM
10 10 (17.86%) Selenium
10 10 (17.86%) MVC
10 10 (17.86%) Eclipse
10 10 (17.86%) CRM
10 10 (17.86%) SharePoint
10 10 (17.86%) XML
10 10 (17.86%) SOAP
11 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
11 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (14.29%) NetSuite
12 8 (14.29%) JIRA

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 10 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Intranet
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (41.07%) HP UFT
1 23 (41.07%) Cucumber
2 10 (17.86%) Selenium
2 10 (17.86%) Eclipse
3 8 (14.29%) JIRA
4 6 (10.71%) CppUnit
5 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.79%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (48.21%) Developer
2 12 (21.43%) Senior Developer
2 12 (21.43%) Test Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) Test Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) Agile Test Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) Senior Test Analyst
4 10 (17.86%) CRM Developer
5 9 (16.07%) .NET Developer
6 8 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 8 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (12.50%) Software Engineer
8 5 (8.93%) Senior Test Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Programmer
10 2 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Mid-Level C# Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (48.21%) .NET
2 23 (41.07%) Gherkin
3 15 (26.79%) Web Services
4 12 (21.43%) REST
5 10 (17.86%) XML
5 10 (17.86%) jQuery
5 10 (17.86%) SOAP
6 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET
7 8 (14.29%) CSS
8 7 (12.50%) MFC
9 6 (10.71%) HTML
9 6 (10.71%) STL
9 6 (10.71%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 5 (8.93%) CSS3
10 5 (8.93%) HTML5
11 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
11 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
11 4 (7.14%) WCF
12 3 (5.36%) XSLT
12 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) iPhone
3 6 (10.71%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Android
2 6 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 12 (21.43%) Integration Testing
3 12 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
4 11 (19.64%) Functional Testing
4 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
5 10 (17.86%) CRM
5 10 (17.86%) MVC
6 7 (12.50%) Test Management
7 5 (8.93%) Load Testing
8 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.57%) Web Development
9 2 (3.57%) Project Management
9 2 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (1.79%) Automation Testing
10 1 (1.79%) BDD
10 1 (1.79%) TDD
10 1 (1.79%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) C#
2 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (12.50%) C
4 7 (12.50%) C++
5 6 (10.71%) VC++
6 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.79%) VB
7 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) ISEB
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (14.29%) NetSuite
2 8 (14.29%) Siebel
3 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
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