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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 55 64 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 38 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.00% 1.28% 1.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.27% 7.38% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29 9 16
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +46.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,500 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
220 122 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.18% 17.33% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 195 99 117
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,600 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 +7 38 £32,500 -13.33% 8
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 42 (72.41%) .NET
2 41 (70.69%) SQL Server
3 37 (63.79%) ASP.NET
4 36 (62.07%) HTML
4 36 (62.07%) MVC
5 35 (60.34%) C#
6 23 (39.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (39.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (37.93%) SQL
7 22 (37.93%) MS Excel
7 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
8 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
9 20 (34.48%) XML
9 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (27.59%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (27.59%) Unit Testing
12 16 (27.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 14 (24.14%) Subversion
14 13 (22.41%) jQuery
14 13 (22.41%) Android
14 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (22.41%) SOAP
14 13 (22.41%) Apple iOS
14 13 (22.41%) Android Development
14 13 (22.41%) iOS Development
15 12 (20.69%) VB.NET
16 11 (18.97%) ADO.NET
17 10 (17.24%) HTML5

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 4 (6.90%) JBoss
1 4 (6.90%) Apache
1 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
1 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (37.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (10.34%) Sage 200
2 4 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.72%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) PaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) VLAN
2 1 (1.72%) Network Security
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (70.69%) SQL Server
2 23 (39.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (22.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (12.07%) QlikView
5 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.90%) MySQL
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (39.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (27.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 14 (24.14%) Subversion
4 8 (13.79%) Grunt
4 8 (13.79%) CruiseControl
5 4 (6.90%) JUnit
5 4 (6.90%) Eclipse
5 4 (6.90%) Maven
5 4 (6.90%) Selenium
5 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.72%) NSubstitute
7 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.72%) NUnit
7 1 (1.72%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.72%) CppUnit
7 1 (1.72%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.72%) MSI
7 1 (1.72%) JMeter
General
1 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (86.21%) Developer
2 24 (41.38%) .NET Developer
3 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (25.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (25.86%) C# Developer
4 15 (25.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Junior
5 8 (13.79%) Junior Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Analyst
6 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Business Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.90%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (6.90%) CRM Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Build Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (72.41%) .NET
2 37 (63.79%) ASP.NET
3 36 (62.07%) HTML
4 20 (34.48%) XML
5 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (22.41%) jQuery
6 13 (22.41%) SOAP
7 11 (18.97%) ADO.NET
8 10 (17.24%) HTML5
9 8 (13.79%) Sass
9 8 (13.79%) Razor View Engine
9 8 (13.79%) COM
10 7 (12.07%) Web Services
11 5 (8.62%) Ajax
11 5 (8.62%) CSS
12 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (5.17%) REST
13 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
13 3 (5.17%) Spring
14 2 (3.45%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) User Experience
2 1 (1.72%) Xbox
2 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.41%) Android
1 13 (22.41%) Apple iOS
2 7 (12.07%) Windows
3 4 (6.90%) Linux
3 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (62.07%) MVC
2 18 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.59%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (27.59%) Unit Testing
4 13 (22.41%) Android Development
4 13 (22.41%) iOS Development
5 7 (12.07%) Project Management
5 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.62%) TDD
6 5 (8.62%) Workflow
7 4 (6.90%) CRM
7 4 (6.90%) Code Coverage
7 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.90%) Test Scripting
7 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.17%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.17%) Build Automation
8 3 (5.17%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (60.34%) C#
2 22 (37.93%) SQL
3 21 (36.21%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.69%) VB.NET
5 6 (10.34%) VB
5 6 (10.34%) Java
6 5 (8.62%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.90%) PHP
7 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle
4 2 (3.45%) Sage
5 1 (1.72%) Kofax
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Approved Food Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Depends on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago