Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 83 75
Rank change year-on-year +29 -8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 34 28 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.07% 2.04% 2.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.73% 9.27% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 33 35 43
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £28,050 £27,800 £26,350
90th Percentile £55,000 £43,000 £40,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 267 302 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 24.12% 22.00% 23.55%
Number of salaries quoted 226 262 342
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.60% +11.59%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £48,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio 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 in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in South Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in South Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +11 25 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Doncaster +12 2 £31,500 +26.00%
Barnsley +8 2 £29,000 +28.89%
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 26 (76.47%) C#
2 24 (70.59%) SQL
2 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 21 (61.76%) .NET
3 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
5 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
6 16 (47.06%) WPF
6 16 (47.06%) SDLC
7 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
8 14 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (41.18%) Waterfall
9 13 (38.24%) MVC
10 11 (32.35%) Scrum
10 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
11 10 (29.41%) WCF
11 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (20.59%) WinForms
12 7 (20.59%) Windows
13 6 (17.65%) OO
13 6 (17.65%) C++
13 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
13 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (14.71%) Subversion
14 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
14 5 (14.71%) MVVM

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (11.76%) QlikView
4 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (11.76%) SQL CLR
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 5 (14.71%) Subversion
4 4 (11.76%) Android Studio
4 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
4 4 (11.76%) JIRA
4 4 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (2.94%) Advertising
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 19 (55.88%) C# Developer
3 17 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 16 (47.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (32.35%) C# Software Developer
5 11 (32.35%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (32.35%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (32.35%) Senior Developer
5 11 (32.35%) Software Developer
6 10 (29.41%) .NET Software Developer
6 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (29.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (29.41%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 10 (29.41%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (29.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 10 (29.41%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (29.41%) Senior C# Developer
6 10 (29.41%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 10 (29.41%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) .NET
2 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (47.06%) WPF
4 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
5 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (29.41%) WCF
6 7 (20.59%) WinForms
7 4 (11.76%) HTML
8 2 (5.88%) jQuery
8 2 (5.88%) OpenGL
8 2 (5.88%) Web Services
9 1 (2.94%) .NET Remoting
9 1 (2.94%) Ajax
9 1 (2.94%) MFC
9 1 (2.94%) Qt
9 1 (2.94%) SOAP
9 1 (2.94%) STL
9 1 (2.94%) XML
9 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 4 (11.76%) NHS
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Android
3 4 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (47.06%) SDLC
3 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
4 14 (41.18%) Waterfall
5 13 (38.24%) MVC
6 11 (32.35%) Scrum
7 6 (17.65%) OO
8 5 (14.71%) Analytics
8 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (14.71%) ETL
8 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
8 5 (14.71%) MVVM
9 4 (11.76%) Change Control
9 4 (11.76%) Data Management
9 4 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (11.76%) ETL Development
9 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (11.76%) Visualisation
10 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C#
2 24 (70.59%) SQL
3 16 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.65%) C++
5 5 (14.71%) Java
6 4 (11.76%) C
6 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 4 (11.76%) Python
6 4 (11.76%) R
6 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.94%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
1 1 (2.94%) ISEB
1 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) RedGate
3 4 (11.76%) Tableau
3 4 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Google