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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 127 168 170
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 110 92 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.06% 1.35% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.12% 9.08% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 108 79 151
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,700 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
1087 1013 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.36% 14.87% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 994 918 1319
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 £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 8 December 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 8 December 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.

1 165 (80.88%) .NET
2 161 (78.92%) C#
3 149 (73.04%) SQL Server
4 131 (64.22%) ASP.NET
5 127 (62.25%) Microsoft
6 125 (61.27%) JavaScript
6 125 (61.27%) MVC
7 122 (59.80%) HTML
8 119 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
9 114 (55.88%) Finance
10 106 (51.96%) CSS
11 105 (51.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 104 (50.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 94 (46.08%) .NET Framework
14 91 (44.61%) Team Foundation Server
14 91 (44.61%) SQL Server 2014
15 90 (44.12%) HTML5
16 87 (42.65%) SDLC
17 84 (41.18%) Entity Framework
18 83 (40.69%) Web Services
19 82 (40.20%) XML
20 80 (39.22%) OO
20 80 (39.22%) Web Development
21 79 (38.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 78 (38.24%) CSS3
23 77 (37.75%) QA
23 77 (37.75%) CMS
24 76 (37.25%) OOD
24 76 (37.25%) Internet
24 76 (37.25%) Content Management

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 77 (37.75%) CMS
2 15 (7.35%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (3.43%) IIS
5 4 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.96%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.98%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.98%) Confluence
6 2 (0.98%) Drupal
6 2 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.49%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.49%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.96%) MS Office
3 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.41%) PaaS
3 3 (1.47%) SaaS
4 2 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.98%) Google Play
5 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (37.25%) Internet
2 73 (35.78%) Intranet
3 3 (1.47%) DNS
4 2 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (0.98%) DHCP
4 2 (0.98%) Firewall
4 2 (0.98%) LAN
4 2 (0.98%) SMTP
4 2 (0.98%) WAN
5 1 (0.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (73.04%) SQL Server
2 104 (50.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 91 (44.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 28 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (12.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (11.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (9.31%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (9.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (3.43%) NoSQL
10 6 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (2.94%) Power BI
10 6 (2.94%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.96%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.47%) Big Data
13 2 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.98%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.98%) OrientDB
13 2 (0.98%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 91 (44.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (13.73%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.41%) TeamCity
4 6 (2.94%) JIRA
5 5 (2.45%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.45%) NUnit
6 4 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (1.96%) Selenium
7 3 (1.47%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.47%) MSBuild
7 3 (1.47%) MSTest
7 3 (1.47%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.47%) Subversion
8 2 (0.98%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.98%) Gradle
8 2 (0.98%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.98%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 2 (0.98%) WebDriver
General
1 114 (55.88%) Finance
2 29 (14.22%) Banking
3 16 (7.84%) Law
3 16 (7.84%) Legal
4 9 (4.41%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.94%) Advertising
6 5 (2.45%) Games
7 4 (1.96%) Marketing
7 4 (1.96%) Retail
8 3 (1.47%) Music Industry
8 3 (1.47%) Publishing
9 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.49%) Back Office
10 1 (0.49%) Front Office
10 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.49%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 167 (81.86%) Developer
2 113 (55.39%) .NET Developer
3 88 (43.14%) C# Developer
4 74 (36.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 52 (25.49%) ASP.NET Developer
6 51 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 38 (18.63%) Senior Developer
8 31 (15.20%) Senior .NET Developer
9 27 (13.24%) Lead Developer
10 24 (11.76%) Lead .NET Developer
11 20 (9.80%) Web Developer
12 18 (8.82%) Software Developer
13 17 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
13 17 (8.33%) Analyst
13 17 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
14 13 (6.37%) .NET Software Developer
15 12 (5.88%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
15 12 (5.88%) SQL Developer
16 11 (5.39%) Senior C# Developer
17 10 (4.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (80.88%) .NET
2 131 (64.22%) ASP.NET
3 122 (59.80%) HTML
4 106 (51.96%) CSS
5 105 (51.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 94 (46.08%) .NET Framework
7 90 (44.12%) HTML5
8 84 (41.18%) Entity Framework
9 83 (40.69%) Web Services
10 82 (40.20%) XML
11 79 (38.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 78 (38.24%) CSS3
13 72 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 72 (35.29%) XSLT
14 38 (18.63%) jQuery
15 24 (11.76%) AngularJS
15 24 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (7.84%) Ajax
17 15 (7.35%) WCF
18 13 (6.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 68 (33.33%) User Experience
2 20 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.37%) Mathematics
4 8 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.43%) Fintech
6 6 (2.94%) Data Conversion
6 6 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.94%) Reinsurance
7 4 (1.96%) Physics
7 4 (1.96%) Statistics
8 3 (1.47%) Economics
8 3 (1.47%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.98%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.98%) Derivative
9 2 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.98%) iPad
9 2 (0.98%) iPhone
9 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.98%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.25%) Windows
2 7 (3.43%) Linux
3 5 (2.45%) Unix
4 2 (0.98%) Android
4 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.98%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.98%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.98%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (61.27%) MVC
2 119 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (42.65%) SDLC
4 80 (39.22%) OO
4 80 (39.22%) Web Development
5 76 (37.25%) Content Management
5 76 (37.25%) OOD
6 73 (35.78%) ITIL
7 72 (35.29%) Web Accessibility
8 71 (34.80%) Configuration Management
9 70 (34.31%) Release Management
10 69 (33.82%) Change Management
11 68 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
12 67 (32.84%) Test Scripting
12 67 (32.84%) UML
12 67 (32.84%) UX Design
13 30 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (9.80%) Scrum
15 16 (7.84%) TDD
16 14 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 161 (78.92%) C#
2 125 (61.27%) JavaScript
3 71 (34.80%) XPath
4 62 (30.39%) SQL
5 29 (14.22%) T-SQL
6 12 (5.88%) C++
7 10 (4.90%) Python
8 9 (4.41%) VBA
9 8 (3.92%) VB.NET
10 7 (3.43%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.94%) VB
12 4 (1.96%) C
12 4 (1.96%) Perl
12 4 (1.96%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.96%) XAML
13 3 (1.47%) Java
13 3 (1.47%) Ruby
14 2 (0.98%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.98%) Scala
14 2 (0.98%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (14.71%) Degree
2 6 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.47%) MCP
4 2 (0.98%) ISEB
4 2 (0.98%) MCSA
4 2 (0.98%) MCSE
5 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.49%) MCSD
5 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (37.75%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (3.43%) Docker
2 3 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.98%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.98%) KVM
3 2 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.98%) Casper Suite
1 2 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.49%) Control-M
2 1 (0.49%) Puppet
2 1 (0.49%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 127 (62.25%) Microsoft
2 74 (36.27%) EPiServer
3 6 (2.94%) Cognos
3 6 (2.94%) Concur
4 4 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.47%) Adobe
5 3 (1.47%) Oracle
5 3 (1.47%) Telerik
6 2 (0.98%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.98%) Cisco
6 2 (0.98%) Facebook
6 2 (0.98%) Google
6 2 (0.98%) IBM
6 2 (0.98%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.98%) Twitter
6 2 (0.98%) VMware
7 1 (0.49%) HP
7 1 (0.49%) iManage
7 1 (0.49%) Tableau
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £35000 per annum + pension
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37794.00 - £47278.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, pension and Health
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago