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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 48 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 35 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.35% 2.02% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.59% 11.49% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 30 7 9
Average salary £30,750 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
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
199 87 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.75% 17.61% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 186 74 88
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 November 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 37 (57.81%) .NET
1 37 (57.81%) SQL Server
2 36 (56.25%) HTML
3 34 (53.13%) ASP.NET
4 33 (51.56%) C#
4 33 (51.56%) MVC
5 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (34.38%) XML
7 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 19 (29.69%) MS Excel
8 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
8 19 (29.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 16 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 16 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (21.88%) jQuery
10 14 (21.88%) Subversion
11 13 (20.31%) SQL
11 13 (20.31%) Android
11 13 (20.31%) Apple iOS
11 13 (20.31%) Android Development
11 13 (20.31%) iOS Development
12 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (18.75%) Windows
13 11 (17.19%) ADO.NET
13 11 (17.19%) SOAP
13 11 (17.19%) HTML5

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 5 (7.81%) JBoss
1 5 (7.81%) Apache
1 5 (7.81%) Tomcat
1 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (29.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (7.81%) Sage 200
2 3 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.56%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) PaaS
2 1 (1.56%) IaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) Firewall
2 1 (1.56%) VLAN
2 1 (1.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (57.81%) SQL Server
2 22 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (29.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (9.38%) QlikView
6 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (7.81%) MySQL
8 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 14 (21.88%) Subversion
4 9 (14.06%) Grunt
4 9 (14.06%) CruiseControl
5 5 (7.81%) JUnit
5 5 (7.81%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (7.81%) Cucumber
5 5 (7.81%) Maven
5 5 (7.81%) Selenium
5 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.25%) CppUnit
7 2 (3.13%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.13%) LoadRunner
7 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.13%) JMeter
8 1 (1.56%) NUnit
8 1 (1.56%) MSI
8 1 (1.56%) NSubstitute
8 1 (1.56%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (76.56%) Developer
2 18 (28.13%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.31%) C# Developer
3 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (20.31%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Junior Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Junior
5 11 (17.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (15.63%) Analyst
7 9 (14.06%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (10.94%) Software Developer
9 6 (9.38%) Test Analyst
10 5 (7.81%) C++ Developer
10 5 (7.81%) Senior Developer
10 5 (7.81%) Graduate
10 5 (7.81%) Graduate Software Developer
10 5 (7.81%) Graduate Developer
10 5 (7.81%) Junior Software Developer
10 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (7.81%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (57.81%) .NET
2 36 (56.25%) HTML
3 34 (53.13%) ASP.NET
4 22 (34.38%) XML
5 14 (21.88%) jQuery
5 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (17.19%) HTML5
6 11 (17.19%) SOAP
6 11 (17.19%) ADO.NET
7 9 (14.06%) COM
7 9 (14.06%) Razor View Engine
7 9 (14.06%) Sass
8 7 (10.94%) Ajax
9 5 (7.81%) CSS
9 5 (7.81%) STL
9 5 (7.81%) Web Services
9 5 (7.81%) MFC
9 5 (7.81%) Gherkin
10 4 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 3 (4.69%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 3 (4.69%) User Experience
2 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Xbox
4 1 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Android
1 13 (20.31%) Apple iOS
2 12 (18.75%) Windows
3 5 (7.81%) Linux
3 5 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) MVC
2 24 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 16 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (20.31%) Android Development
4 13 (20.31%) iOS Development
5 8 (12.50%) Workflow
6 7 (10.94%) Test Automation
7 6 (9.38%) Project Management
7 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.81%) Code Coverage
8 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.81%) TDD
8 5 (7.81%) Integration Testing
8 5 (7.81%) Test Scripting
8 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.81%) Load Testing
9 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.69%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (51.56%) C#
2 20 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.31%) SQL
4 9 (14.06%) VB.NET
5 7 (10.94%) Java
6 6 (9.38%) VB
7 5 (7.81%) PHP
7 5 (7.81%) C++
7 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.56%) ISEB
2 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) Kofax
4 2 (3.13%) NetSuite
4 2 (3.13%) Siebel
4 2 (3.13%) Sage
4 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago