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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
Rank 293 316 326
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 15 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.034% 0.086%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.94% 0.22% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 11
Average salary £80,000 £69,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £42,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +88.88%
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
1600 1782 1649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.11% 15.09% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1418 1619 1537
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 17 (85.00%) SQL
1 17 (85.00%) .NET
2 16 (80.00%) C#
3 14 (70.00%) VBA
4 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (60.00%) WCF
4 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (55.00%) CSS
5 11 (55.00%) jQuery
5 11 (55.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 10 (50.00%) Finance
6 10 (50.00%) Ajax
6 10 (50.00%) WPF
7 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
7 9 (45.00%) XML
7 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (45.00%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (45.00%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (45.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (40.00%) Web Services
8 8 (40.00%) OO
8 8 (40.00%) N-Tier
8 8 (40.00%) NUnit
8 8 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (40.00%) XPath
8 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (35.00%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (45.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (5.00%) GemFire
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.00%) CouchDB
6 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.00%) RavenDB
6 1 (5.00%) MS Access
6 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) NUnit
2 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.00%) MSTest
3 2 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (5.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) NuGet
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Architect
1 9 (45.00%) Technical Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Quantitative Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (60.00%) WCF
3 11 (55.00%) jQuery
3 11 (55.00%) CSS
4 10 (50.00%) Ajax
4 10 (50.00%) WPF
5 9 (45.00%) XML
6 8 (40.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (15.00%) HTML
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (10.00%) Silverlight
9 2 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (10.00%) NEsper
10 1 (5.00%) Unity DI Container
10 1 (5.00%) Castle Windsor
10 1 (5.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.00%) Hedge funds
3 2 (10.00%) Derivative
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Equities
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (45.00%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) Monte Carlo Method
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 2 (10.00%) BPR
6 2 (10.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) ETL
7 1 (5.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 16 (80.00%) C#
3 14 (70.00%) VBA
4 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
6 8 (40.00%) XPath
7 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.00%) VBScript
7 1 (5.00%) VB
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.00%) XAML
7 1 (5.00%) VB6
7 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.00%) FactSet
2 1 (5.00%) Nintex
2 1 (5.00%) Sybase
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss