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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 51 44 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 6 36 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.13% 4.92% 1.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.61% 27.27% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 35 13
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £41,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
107 132 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.08% 18.03% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 101 125 71
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £42,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
4 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Ajax
5 3 (30.00%) Usability Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Load Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
5 3 (30.00%) JMeter
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow
5 3 (30.00%) Validation
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) JMeter
2 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Tester
3 3 (30.00%) Tester
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior QA Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) Ajax
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) COM+
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
6 1 (10.00%) LINQ
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Load Testing
3 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Usability Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) Kanban
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Apple