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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 815 823 789
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -34
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 50 40 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.040% 0.083%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.30% 0.26% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 40 35 74
Average salary £46,250 £51,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.19% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £59,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -23.80%
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
16629 15518 16494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.06% 15.43% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14140 13032 14628
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -21 18 £51,000 -2.85% 2
West Midlands - 10 £45,000 -
East of England -16 7 £45,000 -
South East -9 6 £55,000 +66.66%
Yorkshire - 5 - -
North West - 2 £27,500 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
South West - 1 £32,500 -
Visual Studio Team System
UK

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 96 (93.20%) C#
2 76 (73.79%) Microsoft
3 74 (71.84%) SQL
4 72 (69.90%) .NET
5 68 (66.02%) Visual Studio
6 66 (64.08%) SQL Server
7 62 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
8 52 (50.49%) Windows
8 52 (50.49%) Scrum
9 45 (43.69%) HTML
9 45 (43.69%) JavaScript
10 41 (39.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 39 (37.86%) ASP.NET
12 35 (33.98%) XML
12 35 (33.98%) WCF
13 34 (33.01%) MS Office
14 33 (32.04%) OO
15 32 (31.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 32 (31.07%) WPF
16 30 (29.13%) Test Automation
17 29 (28.16%) Web Services
17 29 (28.16%) Finance
17 29 (28.16%) Performance Testing
18 28 (27.18%) QuickTest Pro
18 28 (27.18%) QA
19 27 (26.21%) LINQ
20 26 (25.24%) NUnit
20 26 (25.24%) Test Strategy
21 24 (23.30%) WinForms
21 24 (23.30%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 23 (22.33%) SharePoint
2 19 (18.45%) SharePoint Server
3 16 (15.53%) IIS
4 13 (12.62%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (8.74%) SharePoint Foundation
6 5 (4.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (3.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (33.01%) MS Office
2 19 (18.45%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.88%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (10.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (9.71%) Line 500
3 1 (0.97%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (64.08%) SQL Server
2 32 (31.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (16.50%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (12.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (10.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (9.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (7.77%) Relational Database
8 6 (5.83%) SSDT
9 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (2.91%) Big Data
11 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.97%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 68 (66.02%) Visual Studio
2 41 (39.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (27.18%) QuickTest Pro
4 26 (25.24%) NUnit
5 23 (22.33%) Selenium
6 11 (10.68%) SpecFlow
7 10 (9.71%) JUnit
8 9 (8.74%) NetAdvantage
8 9 (8.74%) LLBLGen Pro
9 8 (7.77%) LoadRunner
10 7 (6.80%) FitNesse
10 7 (6.80%) Subversion
11 6 (5.83%) MSBuild
12 5 (4.85%) Rational Functional Tester
12 5 (4.85%) Toad
13 4 (3.88%) CruiseControl
14 3 (2.91%) MSTest
14 3 (2.91%) Hudson
14 3 (2.91%) Jenkins
15 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
General
1 29 (28.16%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Back Office
3 7 (6.80%) Banking
3 7 (6.80%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.83%) Marketing
5 5 (4.85%) Retail
6 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.94%) Front Office
7 1 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (39.81%) Developer
2 27 (26.21%) Software Developer
3 21 (20.39%) Analyst
4 15 (14.56%) Senior Developer
5 14 (13.59%) Tester
6 13 (12.62%) Test Engineer
6 13 (12.62%) Senior Software Developer
7 10 (9.71%) Senior Test Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Business Analyst
8 9 (8.74%) Architect
8 9 (8.74%) SharePoint Architect
9 8 (7.77%) C# Developer
10 7 (6.80%) Technical Tester
10 7 (6.80%) Software Engineer
10 7 (6.80%) .NET Developer
11 6 (5.83%) Consultant
11 6 (5.83%) Developer Analyst
12 5 (4.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 5 (4.85%) QA Tester
12 5 (4.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (69.90%) .NET
2 45 (43.69%) HTML
3 39 (37.86%) ASP.NET
4 35 (33.98%) XML
4 35 (33.98%) WCF
5 32 (31.07%) WPF
6 29 (28.16%) Web Services
7 27 (26.21%) LINQ
8 24 (23.30%) WinForms
9 23 (22.33%) Silverlight
10 22 (21.36%) WF
11 21 (20.39%) Ajax
12 19 (18.45%) .NET Framework
13 11 (10.68%) CSS
14 9 (8.74%) ADO.NET
14 9 (8.74%) Windows SharePoint Services
15 8 (7.77%) jQuery
16 7 (6.80%) XSL
17 5 (4.85%) Velocity
17 5 (4.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.74%) Fixed Income
3 8 (7.77%) Equities
4 7 (6.80%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.83%) Hedge funds
6 5 (4.85%) User Experience
6 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.85%) iPhone
7 4 (3.88%) Telematics
8 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 52 (50.49%) Windows
2 3 (2.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (50.49%) Scrum
3 33 (32.04%) OO
4 30 (29.13%) Test Automation
5 29 (28.16%) Performance Testing
6 26 (25.24%) Test Strategy
7 24 (23.30%) TDD
8 23 (22.33%) Software Testing
9 22 (21.36%) Test Scripting
10 21 (20.39%) Regression Testing
11 19 (18.45%) ETL
11 19 (18.45%) Automated Testing
12 18 (17.48%) Mentoring
13 16 (15.53%) Test Planning
14 15 (14.56%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (14.56%) Test Management
14 15 (14.56%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (13.59%) SOA
16 13 (12.62%) Manual Testing
17 12 (11.65%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 96 (93.20%) C#
2 74 (71.84%) SQL
3 45 (43.69%) JavaScript
4 23 (22.33%) VB.NET
5 22 (21.36%) C++
6 19 (18.45%) T-SQL
7 13 (12.62%) VB
8 12 (11.65%) Java
9 10 (9.71%) PHP
9 10 (9.71%) Scala
10 9 (8.74%) VB6
10 9 (8.74%) VBA
11 8 (7.77%) PL/SQL
12 5 (4.85%) Python
13 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (21.36%) Degree
2 19 (18.45%) ISEB
3 16 (15.53%) ISTQB
4 8 (7.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (6.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 7 (6.80%) Brainbench
6 4 (3.88%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.97%) PMP
7 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (27.18%) QA
2 6 (5.83%) EMIR
2 6 (5.83%) Dodd-Frank
2 6 (5.83%) UCITS
3 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (20.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 76 (73.79%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.48%) HP
3 10 (9.71%) Sage
4 9 (8.74%) Infragistics
5 8 (7.77%) Bloomberg
5 8 (7.77%) Oracle
6 4 (3.88%) TOWER Software
7 3 (2.91%) thinkFolio
8 2 (1.94%) VMware
9 1 (0.97%) Citrix
9 1 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.97%) Red Gate
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