The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Tools for Office skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio Tools for Office over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
Rank 298 333 307
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -26
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 16 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.074% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.09% 0.50% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 17
Average salary £80,000 £53,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -29.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £100,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +41.66%
Visual Studio Tools for Office
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1465 1806 1466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.31% 14.86% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1312 1609 1352
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office across the City of London region.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Salary Trend in the City of London

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Salary Histogram in the City of London

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office.

1 27 (96.43%) C#
2 25 (89.29%) SQL
2 25 (89.29%) .NET
3 24 (85.71%) VBA
4 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 20 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (64.29%) WCF
5 18 (64.29%) jQuery
5 18 (64.29%) Ajax
5 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET
6 17 (60.71%) CSS
6 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
7 16 (57.14%) XML
7 16 (57.14%) OO
7 16 (57.14%) SharePoint
7 16 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
7 16 (57.14%) WPF
7 16 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (57.14%) SharePoint 2013
8 15 (53.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (53.57%) XPath
8 15 (53.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (53.57%) NUnit
8 15 (53.57%) N-Tier
8 15 (53.57%) Web Services
8 15 (53.57%) T-SQL
9 14 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
10 11 (39.29%) Finance
11 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 16 (57.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 14 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.57%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.57%) GemFire
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (57.14%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 16 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (53.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (53.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) NUnit
2 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (7.14%) MSTest
4 2 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (17.86%) Front Office
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Architect
1 16 (57.14%) Technical Architect
2 9 (32.14%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Quantitative Developer
3 5 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Excel Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) .NET
2 18 (64.29%) ASP.NET
2 18 (64.29%) Ajax
2 18 (64.29%) WCF
2 18 (64.29%) jQuery
3 17 (60.71%) CSS
4 16 (57.14%) XML
4 16 (57.14%) WPF
5 15 (53.57%) Web Services
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.14%) J2EE
7 2 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (7.14%) NEsper
8 1 (3.57%) SOAP
8 1 (3.57%) XSD
8 1 (3.57%) DOM
8 1 (3.57%) XSL
8 1 (3.57%) Spring
8 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) N-Tier
2 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Derivative
4 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.14%) Hedge funds
5 1 (3.57%) User Experience
5 1 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (57.14%) OO
2 16 (57.14%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Monte Carlo Method
4 5 (17.86%) Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) MVC
6 2 (7.14%) SOA
6 2 (7.14%) ETL
6 2 (7.14%) BPR
6 2 (7.14%) Workflow
6 2 (7.14%) Automation Testing
6 2 (7.14%) System Testing
7 1 (3.57%) ETRM
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.57%) Straight-Through Processing
7 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) C#
2 25 (89.29%) SQL
3 24 (85.71%) VBA
4 17 (60.71%) JavaScript
5 15 (53.57%) T-SQL
5 15 (53.57%) XPath
6 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (3.57%) Perl
7 1 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) TIBCO
3 2 (7.14%) Reuters
3 2 (7.14%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.57%) Sybase