The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio Team System over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 823 847 778
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -69
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 60 57 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.051% 0.081%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.32% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 50 35 76
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,700 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +6.66%
Visual Studio Team System
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16925 17991 15611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.46% 16.18% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 14282 15017 13484
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Team System Jobs Demand Trend in England

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System across the England region.

Visual Studio Team System Salary Trend in England

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Visual Studio Team System Salary Histogram in England

Visual Studio Team System
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +44 50 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Yorkshire - 8 - -
West Midlands - 2 £51,250 -
North East - 1 £60,000 -
Visual Studio Team System
UK

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Visual Studio Team System also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio Team System.

1 95 (77.24%) .NET
2 93 (75.61%) C#
3 87 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
4 82 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 80 (65.04%) SQL Server
6 78 (63.41%) Visual Studio
7 66 (53.66%) JavaScript
8 65 (52.85%) SQL
8 65 (52.85%) WCF
9 64 (52.03%) HTML
10 50 (40.65%) Windows
10 50 (40.65%) .NET Framework
11 47 (38.21%) ASP.NET
12 42 (34.15%) MS Office
13 41 (33.33%) CSS
13 41 (33.33%) SharePoint
13 41 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 38 (30.89%) XML
14 38 (30.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 37 (30.08%) Team Foundation Server
16 35 (28.46%) Dynamics CRM
16 35 (28.46%) Scrum
16 35 (28.46%) IIS
16 35 (28.46%) CRM
17 32 (26.02%) Finance
18 31 (25.20%) SharePoint 2010
19 29 (23.58%) OO
20 27 (21.95%) Ajax
20 27 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
21 26 (21.14%) Security Cleared

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Visual Studio Team System also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio Team System. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 35 (28.46%) IIS
3 31 (25.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 25 (20.33%) BizTalk Server
5 19 (15.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 16 (13.01%) SharePoint Server
7 12 (9.76%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 42 (34.15%) MS Office
2 23 (18.70%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.44%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 35 (28.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.44%) Line 500
3 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (65.04%) SQL Server
2 41 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (30.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (16.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (16.26%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.32%) SSDT
6 5 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.25%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.25%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.63%) Snowflake Schema
8 2 (1.63%) Star Schema
8 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 78 (63.41%) Visual Studio
2 37 (30.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (15.45%) QuickTest Pro
4 16 (13.01%) NUnit
5 10 (8.13%) SpecFlow
5 10 (8.13%) FitNesse
6 9 (7.32%) MSBuild
6 9 (7.32%) CruiseControl
7 8 (6.50%) Rational Functional Tester
8 6 (4.88%) LoadRunner
9 5 (4.07%) Selenium
10 4 (3.25%) RIATest
10 4 (3.25%) JIRA
10 4 (3.25%) SoapUI
11 3 (2.44%) LLBLGen Pro
11 3 (2.44%) NetAdvantage
12 2 (1.63%) NSubstitute
12 2 (1.63%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.63%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (1.63%) MSTest
General
1 32 (26.02%) Finance
2 20 (16.26%) Retail
3 4 (3.25%) Banking
4 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Front Office
5 1 (0.81%) Electronics
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (50.41%) Developer
2 31 (25.20%) CRM Developer
3 21 (17.07%) Analyst
3 21 (17.07%) Senior Developer
4 19 (15.45%) Software Developer
4 19 (15.45%) Microsoft Developer
5 15 (12.20%) Senior Test Engineer
5 15 (12.20%) Test Engineer
5 15 (12.20%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 12 (9.76%) Architect
6 12 (9.76%) SharePoint Architect
7 10 (8.13%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (6.50%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.50%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.50%) Tester
9 7 (5.69%) Test Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) C# Developer
10 6 (4.88%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.88%) Lead Developer
11 5 (4.07%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (77.24%) .NET
2 65 (52.85%) WCF
3 64 (52.03%) HTML
4 50 (40.65%) .NET Framework
5 47 (38.21%) ASP.NET
6 41 (33.33%) CSS
7 38 (30.89%) XML
8 27 (21.95%) Ajax
9 26 (21.14%) WPF
10 25 (20.33%) Entity Framework
11 24 (19.51%) WF
12 21 (17.07%) Silverlight
12 21 (17.07%) LINQ
13 19 (15.45%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
14 12 (9.76%) XSD
14 12 (9.76%) Windows SharePoint Services
15 8 (6.50%) WinForms
15 8 (6.50%) ADO.NET
15 8 (6.50%) XSL
16 7 (5.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.20%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.88%) Telematics
3 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.25%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.81%) iPhone
6 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.81%) DTV
6 1 (0.81%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 50 (40.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (28.46%) Scrum
2 35 (28.46%) CRM
3 29 (23.58%) OO
4 24 (19.51%) SOA
5 23 (18.70%) Test Automation
6 21 (17.07%) MVC
7 20 (16.26%) Web Development
8 19 (15.45%) Software Engineering
9 18 (14.63%) Test Management
9 18 (14.63%) Requirements Analysis
10 17 (13.82%) ETL
11 16 (13.01%) Performance Testing
11 16 (13.01%) TDD
12 15 (12.20%) Software Testing
12 15 (12.20%) User Stories
12 15 (12.20%) Test Strategy
13 14 (11.38%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (11.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (75.61%) C#
2 66 (53.66%) JavaScript
3 65 (52.85%) SQL
4 25 (20.33%) VB.NET
5 20 (16.26%) C++
6 13 (10.57%) Java
6 13 (10.57%) T-SQL
7 9 (7.32%) VB
8 4 (3.25%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.25%) VBScript
9 3 (2.44%) VBA
9 3 (2.44%) VB6
10 2 (1.63%) Ruby
11 1 (0.81%) Scala
11 1 (0.81%) Python
11 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (21.14%) Security Cleared
2 25 (20.33%) DV Cleared
3 21 (17.07%) ISEB
3 21 (17.07%) SC Cleared
4 20 (16.26%) ISTQB
4 20 (16.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (13.82%) Degree
6 8 (6.50%) MCPD
6 8 (6.50%) MCTS
6 8 (6.50%) MCAD
6 8 (6.50%) MCSD
6 8 (6.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (4.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (3.25%) PMP
8 4 (3.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (21.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.07%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 82 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.50%) Oracle
3 6 (4.88%) TOWER Software
4 5 (4.07%) HP
4 5 (4.07%) SAP
5 4 (3.25%) Hitachi
6 3 (2.44%) Sage
6 3 (2.44%) Infragistics
7 2 (1.63%) VMware
8 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
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