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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 170 181 106
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -75
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 89 135 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.35% 1.33% 2.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.65% 9.80% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 79 118 300
Median salary £46,000 £47,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.66% -13.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,750 £70,000
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
1164 1378 2098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.62% 13.55% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1203 1830
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 28 May 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 28 May 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.

1 119 (66.85%) SQL Server
2 110 (61.80%) .NET
3 104 (58.43%) Microsoft
4 96 (53.93%) C#
5 89 (50.00%) SQL
6 75 (42.13%) Finance
7 73 (41.01%) JavaScript
7 73 (41.01%) ASP.NET
8 69 (38.76%) HTML
9 64 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
10 63 (35.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 58 (32.58%) jQuery
12 56 (31.46%) Team Foundation Server
13 55 (30.90%) MVC
13 55 (30.90%) CSS
14 53 (29.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 50 (28.09%) Web Services
15 50 (28.09%) MS Excel
16 47 (26.40%) XML
17 44 (24.72%) HTML5
17 44 (24.72%) SQL Server 2008
18 41 (23.03%) Web Development
19 40 (22.47%) SDLC
20 34 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC
21 33 (18.54%) T-SQL
21 33 (18.54%) OO
22 32 (17.98%) Ajax
22 32 (17.98%) User Experience
23 31 (17.42%) .NET Framework
23 31 (17.42%) Banking

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 27 (15.17%) SharePoint
2 22 (12.36%) CMS
3 16 (8.99%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (7.87%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (7.87%) SharePoint 2010
5 12 (6.74%) IIS
6 4 (2.25%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.25%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.12%) DNN
7 2 (1.12%) Immediacy CMS
7 2 (1.12%) Kentico
7 2 (1.12%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.56%) Node.js
8 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (28.09%) MS Excel
2 20 (11.24%) MS Office
3 9 (5.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (5.06%) MS Visio
4 6 (3.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (3.37%) InfoPath
4 6 (3.37%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.12%) Abaqus
6 2 (1.12%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.12%) NASTRAN
6 2 (1.12%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (9.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.93%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 6 (3.37%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (2.81%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.56%) Magento
5 1 (0.56%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.93%) SaaS
2 4 (2.25%) GitHub
3 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.56%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.04%) Intranet
2 24 (13.48%) Internet
3 11 (6.18%) Firewall
4 7 (3.93%) SMTP
5 6 (3.37%) Extranet
6 4 (2.25%) 3G
6 4 (2.25%) HTTP
6 4 (2.25%) LTE
6 4 (2.25%) RTP
6 4 (2.25%) RTSP
6 4 (2.25%) STUN
6 4 (2.25%) VoIP
6 4 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.25%) Wireless
7 2 (1.12%) SSL
7 2 (1.12%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (66.85%) SQL Server
2 63 (35.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (29.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (24.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (16.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (14.61%) SQL Server 2014
7 25 (14.04%) Relational Database
8 21 (11.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (9.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 14 (7.87%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (6.18%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (6.18%) RDBMS
12 9 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (5.06%) SAP Data Services
13 3 (1.69%) PowerPivot
14 2 (1.12%) Big Data
14 2 (1.12%) Essbase
14 2 (1.12%) MongoDB
14 2 (1.12%) NoSQL
15 1 (0.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 56 (31.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (12.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 15 (8.43%) MSBuild
4 12 (6.74%) Jenkins
4 12 (6.74%) JIRA
4 12 (6.74%) NUnit
4 12 (6.74%) TeamCity
5 11 (6.18%) Subversion
6 10 (5.62%) Git (software)
7 9 (5.06%) Eclipse
8 8 (4.49%) CruiseControl
9 7 (3.93%) Fiddler
9 7 (3.93%) NCrunch
9 7 (3.93%) SoapUI
10 6 (3.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 5 (2.81%) Hudson
12 4 (2.25%) Android Studio
12 4 (2.25%) Bugzilla
12 4 (2.25%) Gradle
12 4 (2.25%) Selenium
General
1 75 (42.13%) Finance
2 31 (17.42%) Banking
3 21 (11.80%) Law
4 10 (5.62%) Legal
5 6 (3.37%) Retail
6 3 (1.69%) Front Office
6 3 (1.69%) Games
6 3 (1.69%) Marketing
7 2 (1.12%) Back Office
8 1 (0.56%) Advertising
8 1 (0.56%) Billing
8 1 (0.56%) German Language
8 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.56%) Publishing
8 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 133 (74.72%) Developer
2 41 (23.03%) .NET Developer
3 34 (19.10%) C# Developer
4 32 (17.98%) Analyst
5 25 (14.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (14.04%) Senior Developer
6 21 (11.80%) ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (11.24%) Web Developer
8 17 (9.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (8.99%) SharePoint Developer
10 15 (8.43%) SQL Developer
11 11 (6.18%) SQL Analyst
11 11 (6.18%) Systems Analyst
12 10 (5.62%) Database Developer
13 9 (5.06%) Applications Developer
13 9 (5.06%) Business Systems Analyst
14 8 (4.49%) Analyst Developer
14 8 (4.49%) C++ Developer
14 8 (4.49%) Lead Developer
14 8 (4.49%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (61.80%) .NET
2 73 (41.01%) ASP.NET
3 69 (38.76%) HTML
4 58 (32.58%) jQuery
5 55 (30.90%) CSS
6 50 (28.09%) Web Services
7 47 (26.40%) XML
8 44 (24.72%) HTML5
9 34 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (17.98%) Ajax
11 31 (17.42%) .NET Framework
12 28 (15.73%) CSS3
12 28 (15.73%) WCF
13 22 (12.36%) Sass
14 21 (11.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 21 (11.80%) XSLT
15 20 (11.24%) Entity Framework
15 20 (11.24%) WinForms
16 17 (9.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 16 (8.99%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.98%) User Experience
2 27 (15.17%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (11.80%) Computer Science
4 17 (9.55%) Client/Server
5 10 (5.62%) Replication
6 9 (5.06%) Clustering
6 9 (5.06%) N-Tier
7 8 (4.49%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (3.93%) Equities
8 7 (3.93%) Reinsurance
9 6 (3.37%) Blackberry
9 6 (3.37%) Fixed Income
10 5 (2.81%) Management Information System
11 4 (2.25%) Data Structures
11 4 (2.25%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.69%) Augmented Reality
12 3 (1.69%) Cryptography
12 3 (1.69%) Economics
12 3 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.17%) Windows
2 5 (2.81%) Android
3 4 (2.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.56%) Linux
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (30.90%) MVC
3 41 (23.03%) Web Development
4 40 (22.47%) SDLC
5 33 (18.54%) OO
6 23 (12.92%) Content Management
7 20 (11.24%) OOD
7 20 (11.24%) UML
8 19 (10.67%) CRM
8 19 (10.67%) ETL
8 19 (10.67%) ITIL
8 19 (10.67%) TDD
9 17 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (9.55%) SOA
9 17 (9.55%) UX Design
10 16 (8.99%) Scrum
11 15 (8.43%) Web Accessibility
12 14 (7.87%) Asset Management
12 14 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (7.30%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 96 (53.93%) C#
2 89 (50.00%) SQL
3 73 (41.01%) JavaScript
4 33 (18.54%) T-SQL
5 19 (10.67%) C++
6 17 (9.55%) XPath
7 14 (7.87%) C
8 13 (7.30%) PowerShell
9 8 (4.49%) Java
9 8 (4.49%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.37%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.37%) VBA
11 4 (2.25%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.25%) PHP
11 4 (2.25%) Python
11 4 (2.25%) R
12 3 (1.69%) VB
13 2 (1.12%) F#
13 2 (1.12%) VBScript
13 2 (1.12%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (14.04%) Degree
2 14 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.25%) SANS
4 3 (1.69%) MCAD
4 3 (1.69%) MCP
4 3 (1.69%) MCSD
4 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.12%) ISEB
5 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.12%) MOS
6 1 (0.56%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.56%) MCSA
6 1 (0.56%) MCSE
6 1 (0.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (15.73%) QA
2 2 (1.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 10 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.25%) RSA Archer
2 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.12%) Puppet
3 1 (0.56%) Ansible
3 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 104 (58.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.62%) Oracle
2 10 (5.62%) VMware
3 9 (5.06%) SAP
4 7 (3.93%) PeopleSoft
4 7 (3.93%) Telerik
5 5 (2.81%) EPiServer
5 5 (2.81%) iManage
5 5 (2.81%) LexisNexis
6 4 (2.25%) Charles River
6 4 (2.25%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.12%) ANSYS
7 2 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.56%) Akamai
8 1 (0.56%) Apigee
8 1 (0.56%) Cognos
8 1 (0.56%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.56%) HP
8 1 (0.56%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.56%) Xamarin
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £450000 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
greywood
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Trace Financial Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
Allegro
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Allegro
Posted: 19 days ago