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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 51 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 27 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.73% 0.70% 3.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.88% 4.30% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 19
Average salary £35,000 £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £35,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £42,500 £32,500
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
143 93 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.78% 16.26% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 125 80 75
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,950 £35,000 £42,500
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 20 August 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 31 (77.50%) SQL Server
3 30 (75.00%) C#
3 30 (75.00%) HTML
4 28 (70.00%) ASP.NET
5 27 (67.50%) MVC
6 23 (57.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
7 19 (47.50%) MS Excel
7 19 (47.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (45.00%) SQL
9 17 (42.50%) XML
10 15 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (35.00%) SOAP
11 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
12 12 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 12 (30.00%) Unit Testing
12 12 (30.00%) Android
12 12 (30.00%) Apple iOS
12 12 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (30.00%) Android Development
12 12 (30.00%) iOS Development
13 11 (27.50%) jQuery
14 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (22.50%) Web Services
16 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (20.00%) TDD
17 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (17.50%) QlikView

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (7.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (47.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (15.00%) Sage 200
2 4 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (77.50%) SQL Server
2 23 (57.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (47.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (17.50%) QlikView
5 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 6 (15.00%) Subversion
4 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (7.50%) Grunt
5 3 (7.50%) CruiseControl
6 2 (5.00%) NUnit
7 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.50%) NSubstitute
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.50%) Advertising
1 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (17.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Junior Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Junior
5 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Applications Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Business Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) CRM Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 30 (75.00%) HTML
3 28 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 17 (42.50%) XML
5 14 (35.00%) SOAP
6 11 (27.50%) jQuery
7 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (22.50%) Web Services
9 7 (17.50%) CSS
9 7 (17.50%) ADO.NET
10 6 (15.00%) HTML5
11 5 (12.50%) Ajax
12 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
12 4 (10.00%) Spring
13 3 (7.50%) WCF
13 3 (7.50%) COM
13 3 (7.50%) LINQ to SQL
13 3 (7.50%) REST
13 3 (7.50%) Razor View Engine
13 3 (7.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Android
1 12 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) MVC
2 12 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 12 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 12 (30.00%) Android Development
2 12 (30.00%) iOS Development
3 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.00%) TDD
4 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (17.50%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) CRM
5 4 (10.00%) Content Management
5 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) Build Automation
6 3 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) Scrum
6 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Time Management
7 2 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) C#
2 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 18 (45.00%) SQL
4 6 (15.00%) Java
5 5 (12.50%) VB
6 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Sage
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £5000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Sheffield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Sheffield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago