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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
London / City of London
Rank 121 167 132
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -35
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 114 89 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.27% 1.31% 2.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.38% 7.40% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 107 82 202
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,814 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
1002 1203 1444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.94% 17.67% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 918 1083 1270
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £80,000
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 27 February 2017.

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 February 2017, 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.

1 186 (84.16%) .NET
2 181 (81.90%) C#
3 157 (71.04%) SQL Server
4 150 (67.87%) JavaScript
5 145 (65.61%) Microsoft
6 141 (63.80%) ASP.NET
7 138 (62.44%) MVC
8 123 (55.66%) HTML
8 123 (55.66%) Agile Software Development
9 118 (53.39%) CSS
10 116 (52.49%) Finance
11 114 (51.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 112 (50.68%) Web Services
12 112 (50.68%) ASP.NET MVC
13 109 (49.32%) Team Foundation Server
14 106 (47.96%) .NET Framework
15 103 (46.61%) XML
16 96 (43.44%) Entity Framework
17 91 (41.18%) SQL Server 2014
17 91 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 90 (40.72%) Web Development
19 88 (39.82%) Internet
19 88 (39.82%) SDLC
20 87 (39.37%) CMS
21 86 (38.91%) Content Management
22 85 (38.46%) XPath
22 85 (38.46%) XSLT
22 85 (38.46%) HTML5
23 84 (38.01%) ASP.NET MVC 3
23 84 (38.01%) Web Accessibility

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 87 (39.37%) CMS
2 84 (38.01%) EPiServer
3 23 (10.41%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.98%) IIS
5 7 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.81%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.36%) Drupal
8 3 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.90%) Confluence
9 2 (0.90%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (13.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.71%) MS Office
3 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 35 (15.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (3.17%) Office 365
3 6 (2.71%) PaaS
4 2 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.90%) Google Play
5 1 (0.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 88 (39.82%) Internet
2 84 (38.01%) Intranet
3 3 (1.36%) LAN
3 3 (1.36%) WAN
4 2 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (0.90%) DHCP
4 2 (0.90%) DNS
5 1 (0.45%) FTP
5 1 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (71.04%) SQL Server
2 114 (51.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 91 (41.18%) SQL Server 2014
4 33 (14.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (14.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (6.33%) Relational Database
9 13 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 12 (5.43%) SQL Server 2016
11 9 (4.07%) Big Data
12 8 (3.62%) NoSQL
13 7 (3.17%) RDBMS
14 6 (2.71%) SSDT
15 5 (2.26%) Power BI
16 2 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
16 2 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
16 2 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
16 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 109 (49.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (8.60%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.98%) Selenium
4 10 (4.52%) WebDriver
5 8 (3.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (2.26%) Fiddler
6 5 (2.26%) NUnit
6 5 (2.26%) Protractor
7 4 (1.81%) MSTest
7 4 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.81%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.36%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.36%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.36%) JIRA
8 3 (1.36%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.90%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.90%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.90%) Maven
9 2 (0.90%) MorphX
9 2 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 116 (52.49%) Finance
2 18 (8.14%) Banking
3 13 (5.88%) Legal
4 7 (3.17%) Advertising
5 6 (2.71%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.71%) Retail
6 4 (1.81%) Marketing
7 3 (1.36%) Law
8 2 (0.90%) Games
8 2 (0.90%) Publishing
9 1 (0.45%) Automotive
9 1 (0.45%) Front Office
9 1 (0.45%) German Language
9 1 (0.45%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 174 (78.73%) Developer
2 129 (58.37%) .NET Developer
3 104 (47.06%) C# Developer
4 94 (42.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 55 (24.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 52 (23.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 43 (19.46%) Senior Developer
8 40 (18.10%) Senior .NET Developer
9 29 (13.12%) Lead Developer
10 27 (12.22%) Web Developer
11 26 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
11 26 (11.76%) Lead .NET Developer
12 25 (11.31%) C# Web Developer
13 23 (10.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 23 (10.41%) Senior C# Developer
14 15 (6.79%) Lead C# Developer
14 15 (6.79%) Software Developer
15 13 (5.88%) Architect
16 11 (4.98%) SQL Developer
16 11 (4.98%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (84.16%) .NET
2 141 (63.80%) ASP.NET
3 123 (55.66%) HTML
4 118 (53.39%) CSS
5 112 (50.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 112 (50.68%) Web Services
6 106 (47.96%) .NET Framework
7 103 (46.61%) XML
8 96 (43.44%) Entity Framework
9 91 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 85 (38.46%) HTML5
10 85 (38.46%) XSLT
11 84 (38.01%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 75 (33.94%) CSS3
13 50 (22.62%) jQuery
14 36 (16.29%) ASP.NET Web API
15 30 (13.57%) AngularJS
16 28 (12.67%) Ajax
17 25 (11.31%) WCF
18 21 (9.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 72 (32.58%) User Experience
2 26 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.24%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.98%) N-Tier
5 9 (4.07%) Fintech
6 7 (3.17%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.90%) Cloud Native
7 2 (0.90%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.90%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.90%) iPad
7 2 (0.90%) iPhone
7 2 (0.90%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.45%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.76%) Windows
2 5 (2.26%) Linux
3 2 (0.90%) Android
3 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X
3 2 (0.90%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.90%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (62.44%) MVC
2 123 (55.66%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (40.72%) Web Development
4 88 (39.82%) SDLC
5 86 (38.91%) Content Management
6 84 (38.01%) Change Management
6 84 (38.01%) Configuration Management
6 84 (38.01%) Release Management
6 84 (38.01%) Web Accessibility
7 83 (37.56%) OO
8 77 (34.84%) OOD
9 76 (34.39%) ITIL
10 74 (33.48%) UML
11 73 (33.03%) Dependency Injection
12 72 (32.58%) Test Scripting
12 72 (32.58%) UX Design
13 24 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (8.60%) SOLID
15 18 (8.14%) SOA
15 18 (8.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 181 (81.90%) C#
2 150 (67.87%) JavaScript
3 85 (38.46%) XPath
4 75 (33.94%) SQL
5 41 (18.55%) T-SQL
6 11 (4.98%) C++
6 11 (4.98%) VBA
7 9 (4.07%) PowerShell
7 9 (4.07%) VB.NET
8 7 (3.17%) VB
9 6 (2.71%) XAML
10 4 (1.81%) Java
11 3 (1.36%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.90%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.90%) PHP
12 2 (0.90%) Scala
12 2 (0.90%) X++
13 1 (0.45%) Perl
13 1 (0.45%) Python
13 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (10.86%) Degree
2 6 (2.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.81%) ISEB
4 3 (1.36%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.90%) MCSA
5 2 (0.90%) MCSD
5 2 (0.90%) MCSE
6 1 (0.45%) CITP
6 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (38.01%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.36%) Docker
3 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.90%) KVM
3 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.26%) Puppet
2 2 (0.90%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (0.45%) Control-M
3 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 145 (65.61%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (1.81%) Sitecore
3 4 (1.81%) Telerik
4 3 (1.36%) Oracle
5 2 (0.90%) Adobe
5 2 (0.90%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.90%) Cisco
5 2 (0.90%) Cognos
5 2 (0.90%) Concur
5 2 (0.90%) Facebook
5 2 (0.90%) Google
5 2 (0.90%) IBM
5 2 (0.90%) Twitter
5 2 (0.90%) VMware
6 1 (0.45%) HP
6 1 (0.45%) Tableau
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Flex Bens, Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London, London City
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive dep. on experience
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
techUK
Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago