The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 57 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 14 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.23% 1.05% 3.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.21% 5.50% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 23
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
106 109 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 16.85% 19.06% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 96 97 71
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
Visual Studio
South Yorkshire

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 22 July 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 20 (86.96%) .NET
1 20 (86.96%) C#
2 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
3 16 (69.57%) HTML
4 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
4 14 (60.87%) SQL
5 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
5 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
5 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
5 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (52.17%) MVC
6 12 (52.17%) SOAP
7 9 (39.13%) XML
8 8 (34.78%) Web Services
9 7 (30.43%) TDD
9 7 (30.43%) CSS
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (30.43%) jQuery
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (26.09%) CRM
10 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
11 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
11 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
11 5 (21.74%) REST
12 4 (17.39%) Android

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (13.04%) Sage 200
2 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (13.04%) QlikView
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
3 4 (17.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (13.04%) Subversion
5 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 6 (26.09%) CRM Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Web Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Applications Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Business Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Junior
6 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) HTML
3 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
4 12 (52.17%) SOAP
5 9 (39.13%) XML
6 8 (34.78%) Web Services
7 7 (30.43%) CSS
7 7 (30.43%) jQuery
8 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (21.74%) REST
10 3 (13.04%) ADO.NET
10 3 (13.04%) LINQ to SQL
10 3 (13.04%) HTML5
10 3 (13.04%) WCF
10 3 (13.04%) LINQ
10 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (8.70%) COM
12 1 (4.35%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Android
1 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) MVC
2 7 (30.43%) TDD
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) CRM
4 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
5 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Android Development
5 4 (17.39%) iOS Development
5 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) BDD
8 1 (4.35%) ERP
8 1 (4.35%) Content Management
8 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) C#
2 14 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) NetSuite
2 2 (8.70%) Sage
2 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.70%) Siebel
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Three People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago