The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 150 162 133
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -29
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 98 141 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.65% 1.64% 2.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.63% 9.92% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 93 121 216
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Visual Studio
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
1135 1422 1580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.08% 16.50% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1064 1222 1398
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Visual Studio
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 across the City of London region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in the City of London

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 130 (74.29%) .NET
1 130 (74.29%) SQL Server
2 113 (64.57%) C#
3 107 (61.14%) ASP.NET
4 99 (56.57%) Microsoft
4 99 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (54.86%) JavaScript
6 95 (54.29%) MVC
7 94 (53.71%) HTML
8 91 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 87 (49.71%) Finance
10 78 (44.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 75 (42.86%) CSS
12 74 (42.29%) SQL Server 2014
13 72 (41.14%) HTML5
14 71 (40.57%) Team Foundation Server
15 65 (37.14%) SQL
16 61 (34.86%) SDLC
17 60 (34.29%) Web Services
17 60 (34.29%) XML
17 60 (34.29%) QA
18 59 (33.71%) OO
18 59 (33.71%) CSS3
19 58 (33.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 56 (32.00%) Web Development
21 52 (29.71%) ITIL
22 51 (29.14%) OOD
22 51 (29.14%) User Experience
23 50 (28.57%) CMS
23 50 (28.57%) Intranet

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 50 (28.57%) CMS
2 19 (10.86%) BizTalk Server
2 19 (10.86%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.14%) IIS
4 5 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.14%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.14%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.57%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.57%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (17.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) Abaqus
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.57%) NASTRAN
3 1 (0.57%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (5.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (1.71%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (4.57%) PaaS
2 4 (2.29%) SaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 50 (28.57%) Intranet
2 49 (28.00%) Internet
3 6 (3.43%) Firewall
3 6 (3.43%) SMTP
4 2 (1.14%) DNS
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.57%) DHCP
5 1 (0.57%) HTTP
5 1 (0.57%) LAN
5 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (74.29%) SQL Server
2 91 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 74 (42.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 42 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (21.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (21.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (13.14%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (12.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (10.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 14 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (6.29%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.86%) Power BI
11 5 (2.86%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.29%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (1.71%) SAP Data Services
14 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
14 2 (1.14%) OrientDB
15 1 (0.57%) Big Data
15 1 (0.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 71 (40.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (13.14%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.86%) TeamCity
4 10 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (5.14%) JIRA
6 8 (4.57%) NUnit
7 7 (4.00%) MSBuild
8 6 (3.43%) Fiddler
8 6 (3.43%) NCrunch
8 6 (3.43%) SoapUI
9 4 (2.29%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.71%) Selenium
10 3 (1.71%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.71%) Subversion
11 2 (1.14%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.14%) MSTest
11 2 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
General
1 87 (49.71%) Finance
2 30 (17.14%) Banking
3 19 (10.86%) Law
4 13 (7.43%) Legal
5 6 (3.43%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.43%) Retail
6 4 (2.29%) Games
7 3 (1.71%) Music Industry
7 3 (1.71%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.14%) Advertising
8 2 (1.14%) Back Office
8 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.14%) Marketing
9 1 (0.57%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.57%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 136 (77.71%) Developer
2 67 (38.29%) .NET Developer
3 47 (26.86%) C# Developer
4 38 (21.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (18.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 29 (16.57%) Analyst
7 28 (16.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (15.43%) Senior Developer
9 25 (14.29%) Web Developer
10 15 (8.57%) Software Developer
11 14 (8.00%) Lead Developer
12 13 (7.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 13 (7.43%) Senior .NET Developer
13 12 (6.86%) SQL Developer
14 11 (6.29%) Analyst Developer
14 11 (6.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 11 (6.29%) Lead .NET Developer
15 10 (5.71%) .NET Software Developer
15 10 (5.71%) CMS Developer
16 9 (5.14%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (74.29%) .NET
2 107 (61.14%) ASP.NET
3 94 (53.71%) HTML
4 78 (44.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 75 (42.86%) CSS
6 72 (41.14%) HTML5
7 60 (34.29%) Web Services
7 60 (34.29%) XML
8 59 (33.71%) CSS3
9 58 (33.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 50 (28.57%) .NET Framework
11 48 (27.43%) jQuery
12 47 (26.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 47 (26.86%) XSLT
13 44 (25.14%) Entity Framework
14 28 (16.00%) Ajax
15 23 (13.14%) ASP.NET Web API
16 20 (11.43%) Sass
17 19 (10.86%) AngularJS
18 17 (9.71%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (29.14%) User Experience
2 20 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 19 (10.86%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.57%) Reinsurance
5 7 (4.00%) N-Tier
6 6 (3.43%) Data Conversion
6 6 (3.43%) Economics
6 6 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.43%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (3.43%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.71%) Clustering
7 3 (1.71%) Fintech
7 3 (1.71%) Replication
8 2 (1.14%) Derivative
8 2 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.14%) W3C
9 1 (0.57%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.57%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.43%) Windows
2 4 (2.29%) Linux
2 4 (2.29%) Unix
3 3 (1.71%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (56.57%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (54.29%) MVC
3 61 (34.86%) SDLC
4 59 (33.71%) OO
5 56 (32.00%) Web Development
6 52 (29.71%) ITIL
7 51 (29.14%) OOD
8 49 (28.00%) Content Management
9 46 (26.29%) UML
9 46 (26.29%) UX Design
10 44 (25.14%) Web Accessibility
11 36 (20.57%) Dependency Injection
12 35 (20.00%) Configuration Management
13 31 (17.71%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (16.57%) Test Scripting
15 28 (16.00%) Release Management
16 27 (15.43%) Change Management
17 23 (13.14%) Scrum
18 19 (10.86%) SOA
18 19 (10.86%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 113 (64.57%) C#
2 96 (54.86%) JavaScript
3 65 (37.14%) SQL
4 46 (26.29%) XPath
5 36 (20.57%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.71%) PowerShell
7 9 (5.14%) C++
7 9 (5.14%) Python
8 7 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 7 (4.00%) VBA
9 5 (2.86%) C
10 4 (2.29%) VB
11 3 (1.71%) Perl
11 3 (1.71%) Ruby
11 3 (1.71%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.14%) Java
12 2 (1.14%) XAML
13 1 (0.57%) F#
13 1 (0.57%) PHP
13 1 (0.57%) VC++
Qualifications
1 29 (16.57%) Degree
2 8 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.43%) MCP
4 4 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.57%) ISEB
5 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.57%) MCSA
5 1 (0.57%) MCSD
5 1 (0.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (34.29%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) SEPA
2 1 (0.57%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (2.86%) Docker
2 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Casper Suite
1 1 (0.57%) Control-M
1 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.57%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 99 (56.57%) Microsoft
2 37 (21.14%) EPiServer
3 6 (3.43%) Cognos
3 6 (3.43%) Concur
4 4 (2.29%) Oracle
5 3 (1.71%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (1.71%) SAP
6 2 (1.14%) Adobe
7 1 (0.57%) ANSYS
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco
7 1 (0.57%) iManage
7 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
City, London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City of London
Venturi
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
London School of Business and Finance
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £54000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago