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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 185 168 108
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -60
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 79 157 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.24% 1.54% 2.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.08% 10.72% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 71 136 311
Median salary £46,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.38% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1116 1464 2074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.46% 14.37% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1267 1838
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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.

1 122 (70.52%) SQL Server
2 108 (62.43%) .NET
3 104 (60.12%) Microsoft
4 91 (52.60%) C#
5 87 (50.29%) SQL
6 74 (42.77%) ASP.NET
7 71 (41.04%) Finance
8 68 (39.31%) HTML
8 68 (39.31%) JavaScript
9 66 (38.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 61 (35.26%) Agile Software Development
11 58 (33.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 58 (33.53%) MVC
12 57 (32.95%) Team Foundation Server
13 56 (32.37%) jQuery
14 54 (31.21%) CSS
15 51 (29.48%) Web Services
15 51 (29.48%) MS Excel
16 48 (27.75%) XML
17 47 (27.17%) HTML5
18 44 (25.43%) SDLC
19 43 (24.86%) SQL Server 2008
20 41 (23.70%) Web Development
21 37 (21.39%) T-SQL
21 37 (21.39%) OO
21 37 (21.39%) ASP.NET MVC
21 37 (21.39%) SQL Server 2014
22 35 (20.23%) QA
22 35 (20.23%) Ajax
23 34 (19.65%) CSS3

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 26 (15.03%) SharePoint
2 23 (13.29%) CMS
3 17 (9.83%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (8.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (7.51%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (6.94%) IIS
7 2 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.16%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 51 (29.48%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.25%) MS Office
3 8 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.62%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (2.31%) InfoPath
4 4 (2.31%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.73%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.16%) Abaqus
6 2 (1.16%) NASTRAN
6 2 (1.16%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (11.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.05%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 6 (3.47%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (2.31%) Visualfiles
5 2 (1.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.58%) Magento
6 1 (0.58%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.05%) SaaS
2 3 (1.73%) GitHub
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.61%) Intranet
2 25 (14.45%) Internet
3 14 (8.09%) Firewall
4 10 (5.78%) SMTP
5 4 (2.31%) 3G
5 4 (2.31%) Extranet
5 4 (2.31%) HTTP
5 4 (2.31%) LTE
5 4 (2.31%) RTP
5 4 (2.31%) RTSP
5 4 (2.31%) STUN
5 4 (2.31%) VoIP
5 4 (2.31%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (2.31%) Wireless
6 2 (1.16%) SSL
6 2 (1.16%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (70.52%) SQL Server
2 66 (38.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (33.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (24.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (21.39%) SQL Server 2014
6 32 (18.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (15.03%) Relational Database
8 20 (11.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 19 (10.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (6.94%) RDBMS
10 12 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (5.78%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (5.20%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (5.20%) SAP Data Services
13 3 (1.73%) PowerPivot
14 2 (1.16%) Essbase
14 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
14 2 (1.16%) Power BI
15 1 (0.58%) OLAP
15 1 (0.58%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 57 (32.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (14.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 16 (9.25%) MSBuild
4 15 (8.67%) JIRA
5 14 (8.09%) NUnit
5 14 (8.09%) TeamCity
6 11 (6.36%) Git (software)
7 10 (5.78%) Fiddler
7 10 (5.78%) Jenkins
7 10 (5.78%) NCrunch
7 10 (5.78%) SoapUI
7 10 (5.78%) Subversion
8 8 (4.62%) CruiseControl
8 8 (4.62%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.89%) Hudson
9 5 (2.89%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 4 (2.31%) Android Studio
10 4 (2.31%) Dreamweaver
10 4 (2.31%) Gradle
10 4 (2.31%) Selenium
General
1 71 (41.04%) Finance
2 31 (17.92%) Banking
3 23 (13.29%) Law
4 7 (4.05%) Legal
5 6 (3.47%) Retail
6 3 (1.73%) Games
7 2 (1.16%) Back Office
7 2 (1.16%) Front Office
7 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 2 (1.16%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.58%) Advertising
8 1 (0.58%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.58%) German Language
8 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Publishing
8 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 131 (75.72%) Developer
2 40 (23.12%) .NET Developer
3 31 (17.92%) C# Developer
4 30 (17.34%) Analyst
5 26 (15.03%) Senior Developer
6 24 (13.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 23 (13.29%) ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (11.56%) Web Developer
9 18 (10.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (9.25%) SQL Developer
11 14 (8.09%) SharePoint Developer
12 11 (6.36%) CMS Developer
12 11 (6.36%) Database Developer
12 11 (6.36%) SQL Analyst
12 11 (6.36%) Systems Analyst
13 10 (5.78%) CRM Developer
14 9 (5.20%) Business Systems Analyst
15 8 (4.62%) C++ Developer
15 8 (4.62%) Senior .NET Developer
16 7 (4.05%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (62.43%) .NET
2 74 (42.77%) ASP.NET
3 68 (39.31%) HTML
4 56 (32.37%) jQuery
5 54 (31.21%) CSS
6 51 (29.48%) Web Services
7 48 (27.75%) XML
8 47 (27.17%) HTML5
9 37 (21.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (20.23%) Ajax
11 34 (19.65%) CSS3
12 29 (16.76%) .NET Framework
13 28 (16.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 23 (13.29%) Sass
14 23 (13.29%) XSLT
15 22 (12.72%) Entity Framework
15 22 (12.72%) WCF
16 20 (11.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 19 (10.98%) LESS
18 18 (10.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.08%) User Experience
2 27 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (13.87%) Computer Science
4 20 (11.56%) Client/Server
5 11 (6.36%) Replication
6 10 (5.78%) Clustering
6 10 (5.78%) Inversion of Control
6 10 (5.78%) N-Tier
7 7 (4.05%) Equities
7 7 (4.05%) Reinsurance
8 6 (3.47%) Fixed Income
9 5 (2.89%) Management Information System
10 4 (2.31%) Blackberry
10 4 (2.31%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.73%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (1.73%) Cryptography
11 3 (1.73%) Economics
11 3 (1.73%) Fintech
11 3 (1.73%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.16%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.34%) Windows
2 5 (2.89%) Android
3 4 (2.31%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.16%) Unix
4 2 (1.16%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.58%) Linux
5 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (35.26%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (33.53%) MVC
3 44 (25.43%) SDLC
4 41 (23.70%) Web Development
5 37 (21.39%) OO
6 24 (13.87%) Content Management
7 23 (13.29%) ITIL
7 23 (13.29%) OOD
8 22 (12.72%) UML
9 21 (12.14%) CRM
10 20 (11.56%) SOA
10 20 (11.56%) UX Design
11 19 (10.98%) ETL
12 18 (10.40%) TDD
12 18 (10.40%) Web Accessibility
13 16 (9.25%) Mentoring
14 15 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (8.09%) Scrum
16 13 (7.51%) Asset Management
16 13 (7.51%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (52.60%) C#
2 87 (50.29%) SQL
3 68 (39.31%) JavaScript
4 37 (21.39%) T-SQL
5 20 (11.56%) XPath
6 18 (10.40%) C++
7 14 (8.09%) C
8 11 (6.36%) PowerShell
9 8 (4.62%) Python
9 8 (4.62%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.05%) Java
10 7 (4.05%) VB.NET
10 7 (4.05%) VBA
11 4 (2.31%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.31%) PHP
11 4 (2.31%) R
12 3 (1.73%) VB
13 2 (1.16%) Perl
13 2 (1.16%) Ruby
13 2 (1.16%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (14.45%) Degree
2 11 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.31%) SANS
4 3 (1.73%) MCP
4 3 (1.73%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.16%) ISEB
5 2 (1.16%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.16%) MCAD
5 2 (1.16%) MCSD
5 2 (1.16%) MOS
6 1 (0.58%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.58%) MCSA
6 1 (0.58%) MCSE
6 1 (0.58%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (20.23%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) SEPA
System Software
1 8 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.31%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.16%) Docker
4 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.31%) RSA Archer
2 2 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.58%) Ansible
3 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.58%) Puppet
3 1 (0.58%) Terraform
Vendors
1 104 (60.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.94%) Oracle
3 9 (5.20%) SAP
4 8 (4.62%) VMware
5 7 (4.05%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (2.89%) EPiServer
6 5 (2.89%) Telerik
7 4 (2.31%) Charles River
7 4 (2.31%) iManage
7 4 (2.31%) LexisNexis
8 2 (1.16%) ANSYS
8 2 (1.16%) Cognos
8 2 (1.16%) Concur
8 2 (1.16%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.58%) Akamai
9 1 (0.58%) Apigee
9 1 (0.58%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.58%) WorldPay
9 1 (0.58%) Xamarin
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 36-50K Benefits Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-32K + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus) +
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: Pension & other benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £47,000 to £50,000 per annum Great bens package, see spec
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: From £34,000 - depending on level of experience + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago