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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 122 120 135
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 209 234 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.05% 2.23% 1.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.61% 14.91% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 198 218 204
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
1431 1569 1514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 14.02% 14.95% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1369 1358
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Visual Studio 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.

1 304 (79.79%) .NET
2 260 (68.24%) SQL Server
3 252 (66.14%) C#
4 201 (52.76%) SQL
5 194 (50.92%) Microsoft
5 194 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
6 176 (46.19%) ASP.NET
7 167 (43.83%) JavaScript
8 166 (43.57%) HTML
9 153 (40.16%) MVC
10 145 (38.06%) jQuery
11 139 (36.48%) SQL Server 2008
11 139 (36.48%) CSS
12 129 (33.86%) Team Foundation Server
13 92 (24.15%) MS Excel
14 89 (23.36%) Ajax
15 86 (22.57%) .NET Framework
15 86 (22.57%) HTML5
16 85 (22.31%) SharePoint
17 84 (22.05%) Finance
17 84 (22.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 77 (20.21%) XML
19 75 (19.69%) Windows
19 75 (19.69%) T-SQL
20 72 (18.90%) ASP.NET MVC
21 70 (18.37%) SQL Server 2012
22 68 (17.85%) Scrum
23 66 (17.32%) Web Development
24 62 (16.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 60 (15.75%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Visual Studio 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 85 (22.31%) SharePoint
2 50 (13.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 46 (12.07%) SharePoint 2013
4 38 (9.97%) IIS
5 17 (4.46%) CMS
6 10 (2.62%) WordPress
7 6 (1.57%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.57%) Node.js
8 5 (1.31%) MS Project Server
9 3 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.52%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.26%) Kentico
11 1 (0.26%) DNN
11 1 (0.26%) Immediacy CMS
11 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.26%) JBoss
11 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 92 (24.15%) MS Excel
2 37 (9.71%) MS Office
3 29 (7.61%) InfoPath
4 8 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.31%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.26%) SPSS
6 1 (0.26%) MS Project
6 1 (0.26%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (2.36%) Magento
2 4 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.52%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.52%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.26%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.26%) Endur
4 1 (0.26%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.31%) SaaS
3 4 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.79%) Office 365
5 2 (0.52%) Trello
6 1 (0.26%) GitHub
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 38 (9.97%) Intranet
2 27 (7.09%) Internet
3 26 (6.82%) Extranet
4 7 (1.84%) Firewall
5 2 (0.52%) SSL
6 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.26%) VLAN
6 1 (0.26%) SMTP
6 1 (0.26%) HTTP
6 1 (0.26%) VPN
6 1 (0.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (68.24%) SQL Server
2 139 (36.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 84 (22.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 70 (18.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 62 (16.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 38 (9.97%) SQL Server 2005
7 34 (8.92%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (7.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (4.20%) DTS
9 16 (4.20%) SQL Server 2000
10 12 (3.15%) SSDT
11 10 (2.62%) Relational Database
12 9 (2.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (1.84%) QlikView
13 7 (1.84%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (1.84%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.57%) MySQL
15 4 (1.05%) OLAP
15 4 (1.05%) Data Mining
15 4 (1.05%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 129 (33.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (5.77%) Subversion
3 19 (4.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 17 (4.46%) Git (software)
5 16 (4.20%) NUnit
6 15 (3.94%) JIRA
7 13 (3.41%) TeamCity
7 13 (3.41%) SpecFlow
8 11 (2.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 10 (2.62%) Selenium
9 10 (2.62%) Hudson
10 9 (2.36%) MSTest
11 8 (2.10%) ReSharper
12 7 (1.84%) WebDriver
12 7 (1.84%) CruiseControl
13 6 (1.57%) Jenkins
14 5 (1.31%) Eclipse
14 5 (1.31%) Bugzilla
15 4 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
15 4 (1.05%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 84 (22.05%) Finance
2 26 (6.82%) Banking
3 14 (3.67%) Law
4 6 (1.57%) Legal
4 6 (1.57%) Back Office
5 5 (1.31%) Publishing
6 4 (1.05%) Front Office
6 4 (1.05%) Marketing
7 3 (0.79%) Games
8 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.52%) Advertising
8 2 (0.52%) Retail
8 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 282 (74.02%) Developer
2 78 (20.47%) .NET Developer
3 62 (16.27%) Senior Developer
4 48 (12.60%) SharePoint Developer
5 42 (11.02%) C# Developer
6 33 (8.66%) Programmer
7 28 (7.35%) Software Developer
8 26 (6.82%) Analyst
8 26 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (4.99%) Lead Developer
10 18 (4.72%) SQL Developer
10 18 (4.72%) Senior .NET Developer
10 18 (4.72%) Technical Leader
11 16 (4.20%) Development Manager
12 15 (3.94%) Applications Developer
13 12 (3.15%) Applications Support
14 11 (2.89%) Junior
15 10 (2.62%) Web Developer
16 9 (2.36%) Consultant
16 9 (2.36%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (79.79%) .NET
2 176 (46.19%) ASP.NET
3 166 (43.57%) HTML
4 145 (38.06%) jQuery
5 139 (36.48%) CSS
6 89 (23.36%) Ajax
7 86 (22.57%) .NET Framework
7 86 (22.57%) HTML5
8 77 (20.21%) XML
9 72 (18.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 60 (15.75%) Web Services
11 59 (15.49%) WCF
12 47 (12.34%) XHTML
13 40 (10.50%) XSLT
14 38 (9.97%) CSS3
15 35 (9.19%) ASP.NET Web API
16 28 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 26 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 24 (6.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 23 (6.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (8.66%) Computer Science
3 24 (6.30%) User Experience
3 24 (6.30%) Blackberry
4 16 (4.20%) Clustering
5 11 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.10%) iPhone
7 7 (1.84%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.57%) Data Extraction
8 6 (1.57%) Statistics
9 5 (1.31%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.31%) Open Source
9 5 (1.31%) iPad
10 4 (1.05%) Data Integration
10 4 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.05%) Equities
10 4 (1.05%) Derivative
10 4 (1.05%) Replication
11 3 (0.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 75 (19.69%) Windows
2 19 (4.99%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (4.20%) Apple iOS
3 16 (4.20%) Android
4 14 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (2.62%) Linux
5 10 (2.62%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.26%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.26%) CentOS
6 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (40.16%) MVC
3 68 (17.85%) Scrum
4 66 (17.32%) Web Development
5 57 (14.96%) TDD
6 56 (14.70%) Mentoring
7 50 (13.12%) OO
8 45 (11.81%) ETL
9 44 (11.55%) Workflow
10 40 (10.50%) Business Analysis
11 36 (9.45%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (9.45%) Waterfall
12 35 (9.19%) Content Management
13 33 (8.66%) Unit Testing
14 29 (7.61%) User Acceptance Testing
15 27 (7.09%) OOP
16 23 (6.04%) UML
16 23 (6.04%) E-Commerce
17 22 (5.77%) OOD
18 21 (5.51%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 252 (66.14%) C#
2 201 (52.76%) SQL
3 167 (43.83%) JavaScript
4 75 (19.69%) T-SQL
5 38 (9.97%) PowerShell
6 24 (6.30%) Java
7 21 (5.51%) PHP
7 21 (5.51%) VB.NET
8 20 (5.25%) VB
9 19 (4.99%) VBA
10 8 (2.10%) C++
11 6 (1.57%) C
12 5 (1.31%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.31%) VB6
13 3 (0.79%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.79%) R
13 3 (0.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 3 (0.79%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.52%) Ruby
15 1 (0.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (10.24%) Degree
2 35 (9.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.05%) MCSA
5 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.30%) QA
2 3 (0.79%) COBIT
3 2 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (6.30%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (1.31%) SCOM
2 4 (1.05%) SCOrch
3 3 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 194 (50.92%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.97%) Telerik
3 30 (7.87%) VMware
4 15 (3.94%) Oracle
5 6 (1.57%) Nintex
6 3 (0.79%) Charles River
6 3 (0.79%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.79%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.52%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.52%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.52%) SAP
7 2 (0.52%) LexisNexis
8 1 (0.26%) Cognos
8 1 (0.26%) HP
8 1 (0.26%) Citrix
8 1 (0.26%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.26%) Tableau
8 1 (0.26%) Facebook
8 1 (0.26%) Serena
8 1 (0.26%) jBASE
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 12 hours ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Human Factors International
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pesaro
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health Care
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Prospectus IT
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum +
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 20 days ago