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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 46 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 30 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.08% 0.76% 2.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.87% 4.71% 21.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 17
Average salary £32,500 £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £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
151 85 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.54% 16.25% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 130 74 76
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,900 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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 3 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 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 35 (81.40%) .NET
2 33 (76.74%) SQL Server
3 32 (74.42%) HTML
4 30 (69.77%) ASP.NET
4 30 (69.77%) C#
5 29 (67.44%) MVC
6 24 (55.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (46.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
7 20 (46.51%) MS Excel
8 19 (44.19%) SQL
9 18 (41.86%) XML
10 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
10 16 (37.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (32.56%) SOAP
12 13 (30.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 13 (30.23%) Android
12 13 (30.23%) jQuery
12 13 (30.23%) Unit Testing
12 13 (30.23%) Apple iOS
12 13 (30.23%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (30.23%) Android Development
12 13 (30.23%) iOS Development
13 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (18.60%) HTML5
15 8 (18.60%) Subversion
15 8 (18.60%) ADO.NET
15 8 (18.60%) Web Services

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (6.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (46.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (13.95%) Sage 200
2 4 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.33%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (76.74%) SQL Server
2 24 (55.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (46.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (16.28%) QlikView
5 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (30.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (18.60%) Subversion
4 5 (11.63%) Grunt
4 5 (11.63%) CruiseControl
5 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
6 2 (4.65%) NUnit
7 1 (2.33%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.33%) NSubstitute
General
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
1 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.33%) Advertising
1 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (93.02%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.93%) C# Developer
3 9 (20.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (18.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Junior Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Web Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Junior
5 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Applications Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Business Developer
7 4 (9.30%) CRM Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (81.40%) .NET
2 32 (74.42%) HTML
3 30 (69.77%) ASP.NET
4 18 (41.86%) XML
5 14 (32.56%) SOAP
6 13 (30.23%) jQuery
7 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (18.60%) HTML5
8 8 (18.60%) Web Services
8 8 (18.60%) ADO.NET
9 7 (16.28%) CSS
10 5 (11.63%) COM
10 5 (11.63%) Ajax
10 5 (11.63%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (11.63%) Sass
11 3 (6.98%) LINQ
11 3 (6.98%) REST
11 3 (6.98%) LINQ to SQL
11 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Android
1 13 (30.23%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.98%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) MVC
2 13 (30.23%) Unit Testing
2 13 (30.23%) Root Cause Analysis
2 13 (30.23%) Android Development
2 13 (30.23%) iOS Development
3 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.28%) TDD
4 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (16.28%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) CRM
5 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (6.98%) Build Automation
6 3 (6.98%) Content Management
6 3 (6.98%) Migration
6 3 (6.98%) Scrum
6 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.65%) ERP
7 2 (4.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) C#
2 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
3 19 (44.19%) SQL
4 6 (13.95%) Java
4 6 (13.95%) VB
5 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Sage
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