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

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 178 172 101
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -71
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 91 146 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.31% 1.40% 2.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.47% 10.47% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 79 126 292
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1218 1394 2042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.56% 13.35% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1110 1212 1777
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 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 5 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 5 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.

1 120 (65.57%) .NET
2 114 (62.30%) SQL Server
3 109 (59.56%) C#
4 104 (56.83%) Microsoft
5 91 (49.73%) SQL
6 79 (43.17%) Finance
7 73 (39.89%) JavaScript
8 71 (38.80%) ASP.NET
9 68 (37.16%) HTML
10 59 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
11 58 (31.69%) CSS
12 57 (31.15%) jQuery
13 55 (30.05%) Team Foundation Server
14 54 (29.51%) MVC
15 51 (27.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 49 (26.78%) MS Excel
17 46 (25.14%) Web Services
18 45 (24.59%) XML
19 44 (24.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 42 (22.95%) HTML5
21 40 (21.86%) SQL Server 2008
21 40 (21.86%) Web Development
22 39 (21.31%) SDLC
23 35 (19.13%) WCF
24 34 (18.58%) OO
25 32 (17.49%) Banking
25 32 (17.49%) Ajax
26 31 (16.94%) Degree
26 31 (16.94%) User Experience
27 30 (16.39%) .NET Framework

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 29 (15.85%) SharePoint
2 17 (9.29%) CMS
2 17 (9.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 15 (8.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (7.10%) IIS
5 7 (3.83%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.19%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.09%) DNN
7 2 (1.09%) Immediacy CMS
7 2 (1.09%) Kentico
7 2 (1.09%) Node.js
7 2 (1.09%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 49 (26.78%) MS Excel
2 25 (13.66%) MS Office
3 10 (5.46%) InfoPath
4 9 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (4.92%) MS Visio
5 7 (3.83%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (3.83%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (1.09%) Abaqus
7 2 (1.09%) Fireworks
7 2 (1.09%) NASTRAN
7 2 (1.09%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (8.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.83%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 6 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (2.73%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.55%) Magento
5 1 (0.55%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.83%) SaaS
2 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.19%) GitHub
4 1 (0.55%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.57%) Internet
1 23 (12.57%) Intranet
2 11 (6.01%) Firewall
3 10 (5.46%) Extranet
4 7 (3.83%) SMTP
5 4 (2.19%) 3G
5 4 (2.19%) HTTP
5 4 (2.19%) LTE
5 4 (2.19%) RTP
5 4 (2.19%) RTSP
5 4 (2.19%) STUN
5 4 (2.19%) VoIP
5 4 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (2.19%) Wireless
6 2 (1.09%) SSL
6 2 (1.09%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (62.30%) SQL Server
2 51 (27.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (24.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (21.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (13.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (12.57%) Relational Database
7 16 (8.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (8.20%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (6.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 12 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (6.01%) BusinessObjects
10 11 (6.01%) RDBMS
11 9 (4.92%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.64%) PowerPivot
14 2 (1.09%) Big Data
14 2 (1.09%) Essbase
14 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
14 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
15 1 (0.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 55 (30.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (12.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 13 (7.10%) MSBuild
4 12 (6.56%) JIRA
5 11 (6.01%) Jenkins
5 11 (6.01%) Subversion
5 11 (6.01%) TeamCity
6 10 (5.46%) Git (software)
6 10 (5.46%) NUnit
7 9 (4.92%) Eclipse
8 8 (4.37%) CruiseControl
9 7 (3.83%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 6 (3.28%) Fiddler
10 6 (3.28%) NCrunch
10 6 (3.28%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.73%) Hudson
12 4 (2.19%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (2.19%) Selenium
12 4 (2.19%) SpecFlow
General
1 79 (43.17%) Finance
2 32 (17.49%) Banking
3 20 (10.93%) Law
4 13 (7.10%) Legal
5 7 (3.83%) Retail
6 6 (3.28%) Front Office
7 5 (2.73%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.19%) Games
8 4 (2.19%) Marketing
9 3 (1.64%) Billing
10 2 (1.09%) Back Office
11 1 (0.55%) Advertising
11 1 (0.55%) French Language
11 1 (0.55%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.55%) German Language
11 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.55%) Publishing
11 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 136 (74.32%) Developer
2 41 (22.40%) .NET Developer
3 39 (21.31%) C# Developer
4 31 (16.94%) Analyst
5 30 (16.39%) Senior Developer
6 27 (14.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (10.93%) SharePoint Developer
8 18 (9.84%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (8.74%) Web Developer
10 15 (8.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (8.20%) SQL Developer
11 11 (6.01%) Software Developer
11 11 (6.01%) Systems Analyst
12 10 (5.46%) SQL Analyst
13 9 (4.92%) Business Systems Analyst
13 9 (4.92%) Senior .NET Developer
14 8 (4.37%) Analyst Developer
14 8 (4.37%) Database Developer
14 8 (4.37%) Lead Developer
15 7 (3.83%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (65.57%) .NET
2 71 (38.80%) ASP.NET
3 68 (37.16%) HTML
4 58 (31.69%) CSS
5 57 (31.15%) jQuery
6 46 (25.14%) Web Services
7 45 (24.59%) XML
8 42 (22.95%) HTML5
9 35 (19.13%) WCF
10 32 (17.49%) Ajax
11 30 (16.39%) .NET Framework
12 28 (15.30%) ASP.NET MVC
13 24 (13.11%) CSS3
14 22 (12.02%) WPF
15 20 (10.93%) WinForms
16 18 (9.84%) Entity Framework
16 18 (9.84%) Sass
17 16 (8.74%) SOAP
17 16 (8.74%) XSLT
18 15 (8.20%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.94%) User Experience
2 29 (15.85%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (13.11%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.56%) Client/Server
5 11 (6.01%) N-Tier
6 9 (4.92%) Blackberry
6 9 (4.92%) Inversion of Control
7 8 (4.37%) Replication
8 7 (3.83%) Clustering
8 7 (3.83%) Equities
8 7 (3.83%) Reinsurance
9 6 (3.28%) Fixed Income
10 5 (2.73%) Management Information System
11 4 (2.19%) Data Structures
11 4 (2.19%) Mathematics
11 4 (2.19%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.64%) Cryptography
12 3 (1.64%) Derivative
12 3 (1.64%) Economics
12 3 (1.64%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 29 (15.85%) Windows
2 5 (2.73%) Android
3 4 (2.19%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.55%) Linux
4 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.55%) Unix
4 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (32.24%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.51%) MVC
3 40 (21.86%) Web Development
4 39 (21.31%) SDLC
5 34 (18.58%) OO
6 22 (12.02%) Content Management
7 19 (10.38%) ETL
7 19 (10.38%) TDD
8 18 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (9.29%) CRM
10 15 (8.20%) ITIL
10 15 (8.20%) OOD
10 15 (8.20%) UML
11 14 (7.65%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (7.10%) Workflow
13 12 (6.56%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.56%) Scrum
13 12 (6.56%) SOA
13 12 (6.56%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 109 (59.56%) C#
2 91 (49.73%) SQL
3 73 (39.89%) JavaScript
4 25 (13.66%) T-SQL
5 21 (11.48%) C++
6 16 (8.74%) C
6 16 (8.74%) PowerShell
7 12 (6.56%) XPath
8 10 (5.46%) Java
9 8 (4.37%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.83%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.28%) PHP
11 6 (3.28%) VBA
12 4 (2.19%) MATLAB
12 4 (2.19%) Python
12 4 (2.19%) R
13 3 (1.64%) VB
14 2 (1.09%) VBScript
14 2 (1.09%) X++
15 1 (0.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 31 (16.94%) Degree
2 17 (9.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.19%) SANS
3 4 (2.19%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.64%) MCAD
4 3 (1.64%) MCP
4 3 (1.64%) MCSD
5 2 (1.09%) ISEB
5 2 (1.09%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.09%) MOS
6 1 (0.55%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.55%) MCSA
6 1 (0.55%) MCSE
6 1 (0.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.11%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) SEPA
System Software
1 14 (7.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.19%) RSA Archer
2 2 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.09%) Puppet
3 1 (0.55%) Ansible
3 1 (0.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 104 (56.83%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.65%) VMware
3 12 (6.56%) Telerik
4 11 (6.01%) Oracle
5 9 (4.92%) SAP
6 7 (3.83%) PeopleSoft
7 5 (2.73%) iManage
7 5 (2.73%) LexisNexis
8 4 (2.19%) Charles River
8 4 (2.19%) EPiServer
8 4 (2.19%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.09%) ANSYS
9 2 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.55%) Adobe
10 1 (0.55%) Akamai
10 1 (0.55%) Apigee
10 1 (0.55%) HP
10 1 (0.55%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.55%) WorldPay
10 1 (0.55%) Xamarin
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