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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 36 65 29
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -36
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 43 9 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.52% 1.28% 5.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.74% 9.57% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 42 7 29
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
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
155 94 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.90% 13.33% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 147 71 77
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 27 April 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 48 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (61.43%) C#
2 43 (61.43%) .NET
3 36 (51.43%) SQL Server
4 31 (44.29%) JavaScript
5 27 (38.57%) Web Services
6 22 (31.43%) REST
7 21 (30.00%) SQL
7 21 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 20 (28.57%) CRM
8 20 (28.57%) SOAP
8 20 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
9 19 (27.14%) SharePoint
9 19 (27.14%) Eclipse
10 18 (25.71%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (24.29%) NetSuite
11 17 (24.29%) Siebel
11 17 (24.29%) Salesforce.com
12 16 (22.86%) Test Scripting
13 13 (18.57%) jQuery
13 13 (18.57%) XML
14 12 (17.14%) HTML
14 12 (17.14%) QuickTest Pro
14 12 (17.14%) Selenium
14 12 (17.14%) Integration Testing
14 12 (17.14%) Cucumber
14 12 (17.14%) Gherkin
15 11 (15.71%) ISEB
15 11 (15.71%) MVC

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 19 (27.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.29%) WordPress
3 1 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.43%) CMS
3 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.43%) IIS
3 1 (1.43%) JBoss
3 1 (1.43%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 18 (25.71%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (25.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.71%) MySQL
4 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (27.14%) Eclipse
2 12 (17.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (17.14%) Cucumber
2 12 (17.14%) Selenium
3 6 (8.57%) CppUnit
3 6 (8.57%) JIRA
4 4 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.86%) Subversion
6 1 (1.43%) Maven
6 1 (1.43%) JUnit
6 1 (1.43%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.43%) JMeter
6 1 (1.43%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.43%) Grunt
General
1 1 (1.43%) Finance
1 1 (1.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 53 (75.71%) Developer
2 21 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 19 (27.14%) CRM Developer
4 14 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 13 (18.57%) .NET Developer
6 11 (15.71%) Test Engineer
7 9 (12.86%) Senior Test Engineer
8 8 (11.43%) Software Developer
9 6 (8.57%) C++ Developer
10 4 (5.71%) Junior
10 4 (5.71%) Analyst
10 4 (5.71%) Test Analyst
10 4 (5.71%) Junior Developer
11 3 (4.29%) PHP Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Graduate
11 3 (4.29%) SQL Developer
11 3 (4.29%) PHP Web Developer
11 3 (4.29%) C++ Software Developer
11 3 (4.29%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (61.43%) .NET
2 27 (38.57%) Web Services
3 22 (31.43%) REST
4 20 (28.57%) SOAP
5 13 (18.57%) XML
5 13 (18.57%) jQuery
6 12 (17.14%) Gherkin
6 12 (17.14%) HTML
7 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET
8 10 (14.29%) HTML5
9 9 (12.86%) CSS3
9 9 (12.86%) CSS
10 7 (10.00%) MFC
10 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 6 (8.57%) STL
11 6 (8.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (5.71%) Ajax
13 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
13 4 (5.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) iPhone
2 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.43%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.29%) Android
2 8 (11.43%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.57%) CRM
3 16 (22.86%) Test Scripting
4 12 (17.14%) Integration Testing
5 11 (15.71%) MVC
6 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.71%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.29%) Test Management
8 3 (4.29%) Usability Testing
8 3 (4.29%) Test Automation
8 3 (4.29%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (4.29%) Workflow
8 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.86%) OOP
9 2 (2.86%) OO
9 2 (2.86%) Web Development
9 2 (2.86%) TDD
9 2 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.86%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (61.43%) C#
2 31 (44.29%) JavaScript
3 21 (30.00%) SQL
4 7 (10.00%) C++
5 4 (5.71%) PHP
6 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.86%) Java
8 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) ISEB
2 9 (12.86%) Degree
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.43%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (24.29%) Salesforce.com
2 17 (24.29%) NetSuite
2 17 (24.29%) Siebel
3 2 (2.86%) Kofax
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.43%) Sitecore
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago