The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 50 70 39
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -31
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 41 18 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.02% 1.81% 5.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.40% 13.85% 36.79%
Number of salaries quoted 41 15 37
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Visual Studio
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 South Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
201 130 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.73% 13.09% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 186 109 97
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,050 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the South Yorkshire region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +27 36 £40,000 +16.78% 4
Doncaster -10 3 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 52 (65.82%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (58.23%) C#
3 43 (54.43%) .NET
4 39 (49.37%) SQL Server
5 32 (40.51%) JavaScript
6 24 (30.38%) Web Services
7 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
8 20 (25.32%) SQL
8 20 (25.32%) REST
9 19 (24.05%) SOAP
10 18 (22.78%) HTML
10 18 (22.78%) CRM
10 18 (22.78%) SharePoint
10 18 (22.78%) Dynamics CRM
10 18 (22.78%) Test Scripting
11 17 (21.52%) Eclipse
12 16 (20.25%) ASP.NET
12 16 (20.25%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (20.25%) MVC
12 16 (20.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 16 (20.25%) jQuery
13 15 (18.99%) Siebel
13 15 (18.99%) QuickTest Pro
13 15 (18.99%) Salesforce.com
13 15 (18.99%) NetSuite
13 15 (18.99%) Selenium
13 15 (18.99%) Integration Testing
13 15 (18.99%) Cucumber
13 15 (18.99%) Gherkin
14 14 (17.72%) XML

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 18 (22.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.06%) JBoss
2 4 (5.06%) Apache
2 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.80%) IIS
3 3 (3.80%) WordPress
4 2 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.80%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (49.37%) SQL Server
2 16 (20.25%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (20.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (8.86%) MySQL
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.80%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Eclipse
2 15 (18.99%) QuickTest Pro
2 15 (18.99%) Selenium
2 15 (18.99%) Cucumber
3 9 (11.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (8.86%) CppUnit
5 6 (7.59%) Subversion
6 5 (6.33%) JIRA
7 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.06%) Maven
7 4 (5.06%) JUnit
8 3 (3.80%) LoadRunner
8 3 (3.80%) JMeter
9 2 (2.53%) CruiseControl
9 2 (2.53%) Grunt
9 2 (2.53%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (3.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (70.89%) Developer
2 18 (22.78%) Senior Developer
3 17 (21.52%) CRM Developer
4 14 (17.72%) .NET Developer
5 12 (15.19%) C# Developer
5 12 (15.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (13.92%) Software Developer
7 10 (12.66%) Test Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) C++ Developer
8 8 (10.13%) Senior Test Engineer
9 7 (8.86%) Junior Developer
9 7 (8.86%) Junior
9 7 (8.86%) Analyst
9 7 (8.86%) Test Analyst
10 6 (7.59%) Web Developer
10 6 (7.59%) .NET Web Developer
11 4 (5.06%) C++ Software Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Graduate Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Junior Software Developer
11 4 (5.06%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (54.43%) .NET
2 24 (30.38%) Web Services
3 20 (25.32%) REST
4 19 (24.05%) SOAP
5 18 (22.78%) HTML
6 16 (20.25%) ASP.NET
6 16 (20.25%) jQuery
7 15 (18.99%) Gherkin
8 14 (17.72%) XML
9 12 (15.19%) CSS
10 11 (13.92%) HTML5
11 9 (11.39%) CSS3
11 9 (11.39%) MFC
12 8 (10.13%) STL
13 7 (8.86%) .NET Framework
13 7 (8.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (5.06%) Ajax
14 4 (5.06%) JSON
14 4 (5.06%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) iPhone
2 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.86%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.80%) Graphic Design
3 3 (3.80%) Animation
4 2 (2.53%) Xbox
5 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) Windows
2 9 (11.39%) Android
3 4 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.06%) Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (65.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.78%) CRM
2 18 (22.78%) Test Scripting
3 16 (20.25%) MVC
4 15 (18.99%) Integration Testing
5 8 (10.13%) Workflow
6 7 (8.86%) Software Engineering
7 6 (7.59%) Load Testing
7 6 (7.59%) Test Automation
7 6 (7.59%) Test Management
8 4 (5.06%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (5.06%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.06%) Scrum
8 4 (5.06%) Usability Testing
8 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.06%) Web Development
8 4 (5.06%) Code Coverage
8 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.80%) SEO
9 3 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.23%) C#
2 32 (40.51%) JavaScript
3 20 (25.32%) SQL
4 9 (11.39%) C++
5 7 (8.86%) PHP
5 7 (8.86%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.80%) Java
8 1 (1.27%) VC++
8 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (12.66%) ISEB
2 8 (10.13%) Degree
3 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Puppet
2 2 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.99%) Siebel
2 15 (18.99%) Salesforce.com
2 15 (18.99%) NetSuite
3 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.80%) Kofax
4 3 (3.80%) Google
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle
Barnsley
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £24000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnsley
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £38k - £42k + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago