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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
Rank 295 327 308
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -19
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 11 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.084% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.73% 0.57% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 17
Average salary £80,000 £46,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.91% -38.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,500 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £57,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-28.26% +91.66%
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
1504 1748 1554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.79% 14.75% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1547 1413
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 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 26 (96.30%) C#
2 25 (92.59%) VBA
3 24 (88.89%) SQL
4 23 (85.19%) .NET
5 20 (74.07%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (70.37%) SQL Server
7 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
8 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
8 16 (59.26%) XML
8 16 (59.26%) Ajax
8 16 (59.26%) jQuery
8 16 (59.26%) OO
8 16 (59.26%) Technical Architecture
8 16 (59.26%) SharePoint
8 16 (59.26%) WCF
8 16 (59.26%) WPF
8 16 (59.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 16 (59.26%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (55.56%) N-Tier
9 15 (55.56%) NUnit
9 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (55.56%) Web Services
9 15 (55.56%) CSS
9 15 (55.56%) T-SQL
9 15 (55.56%) XPath
10 14 (51.85%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (37.04%) Finance
12 7 (25.93%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (59.26%) SharePoint
1 16 (59.26%) SharePoint 2013
2 14 (51.85%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.70%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.70%) GemFire
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (59.26%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (70.37%) SQL Server
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 15 (55.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) NUnit
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Architect
1 16 (59.26%) Technical Architect
2 9 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Quantitative Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Graduate
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.70%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Excel Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
2 16 (59.26%) XML
2 16 (59.26%) Ajax
2 16 (59.26%) WCF
2 16 (59.26%) WPF
2 16 (59.26%) jQuery
3 15 (55.56%) Web Services
3 15 (55.56%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) J2EE
5 1 (3.70%) SOAP
5 1 (3.70%) XSD
5 1 (3.70%) DOM
5 1 (3.70%) XSL
5 1 (3.70%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) N-Tier
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.41%) Hedge funds
3 2 (7.41%) Derivative
4 1 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (59.26%) OO
2 16 (59.26%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Monte Carlo Method
4 5 (18.52%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) System Testing
5 2 (7.41%) SOA
5 2 (7.41%) ETL
5 2 (7.41%) BPR
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C#
2 25 (92.59%) VBA
3 24 (88.89%) SQL
4 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
5 15 (55.56%) T-SQL
5 15 (55.56%) XPath
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.41%) Java
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
7 1 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) TIBCO
2 2 (7.41%) Reuters
2 2 (7.41%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.70%) Sybase