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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 807 794 825
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +31
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 70 58 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.058% 0.054%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 0.38% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 59 51 52
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +12.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
17644 15390 16400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.28% 15.27% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14697 13203 14281
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 September 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 1 September 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 +4 54 £60,000 +9.09% 3
South East +6 8 £42,500 +31.78%
East of England -17 3 £42,500 -
West Midlands -1 2 £35,000 -22.22%
East Midlands - 2 £36,250 -
Visual Studio Team System
UK

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 103 (80.47%) C#
2 93 (72.66%) SQL
2 93 (72.66%) .NET
3 92 (71.88%) Microsoft
4 84 (65.63%) SQL Server
5 73 (57.03%) Visual Studio
6 61 (47.66%) ASP.NET
7 58 (45.31%) Windows
8 56 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 52 (40.63%) Scrum
10 49 (38.28%) JavaScript
10 49 (38.28%) HTML
10 49 (38.28%) WCF
11 46 (35.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 46 (35.94%) Web Services
12 44 (34.38%) WinForms
13 43 (33.59%) MS Excel
14 41 (32.03%) XML
14 41 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
14 41 (32.03%) .NET Framework
14 41 (32.03%) Degree
15 40 (31.25%) Finance
16 39 (30.47%) ETL
17 37 (28.91%) QA
18 35 (27.34%) jQuery
18 35 (27.34%) T-SQL
19 34 (26.56%) OO
19 34 (26.56%) Test Scripting
20 32 (25.00%) WPF
20 32 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (17.97%) SharePoint
2 13 (10.16%) SharePoint Server
3 10 (7.81%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (7.03%) Apache
4 9 (7.03%) Oracle 10gAS
4 9 (7.03%) Oracle Application Server
5 6 (4.69%) SharePoint Foundation
5 6 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (4.69%) IIS
6 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 43 (33.59%) MS Excel
2 27 (21.09%) MS Office
3 6 (4.69%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (7.03%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (5.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (4.69%) Line 500
4 1 (0.78%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.03%) Intranet
2 2 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (65.63%) SQL Server
2 56 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (17.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (16.41%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (14.84%) Relational Database
8 18 (14.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 15 (11.72%) OLAP
10 11 (8.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (7.81%) Oracle Database
12 9 (7.03%) Oracle OLAP
12 9 (7.03%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (7.03%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (7.03%) DTS
13 4 (3.13%) Data Mining
13 4 (3.13%) QlikView
14 2 (1.56%) SSDT
15 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 73 (57.03%) Visual Studio
2 46 (35.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (22.66%) SpecFlow
4 28 (21.88%) NUnit
5 24 (18.75%) QuickTest Pro
5 24 (18.75%) Selenium
6 15 (11.72%) Toad
7 14 (10.94%) LoadRunner
7 14 (10.94%) Subversion
8 13 (10.16%) MSTest
9 12 (9.38%) Jenkins
9 12 (9.38%) Hudson
10 10 (7.81%) MSBuild
10 10 (7.81%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (7.03%) MorphX
11 9 (7.03%) PVCS
11 9 (7.03%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (6.25%) NSubstitute
13 7 (5.47%) JMeter
14 6 (4.69%) JUnit
General
1 40 (31.25%) Finance
2 19 (14.84%) Banking
3 18 (14.06%) Back Office
3 18 (14.06%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.13%) Marketing
4 4 (3.13%) Billing
5 3 (2.34%) Front Office
6 2 (1.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.78%) Retail
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (47.66%) Developer
2 40 (31.25%) Analyst
3 30 (23.44%) C# Developer
4 20 (15.63%) Business Analyst
5 19 (14.84%) Software Developer
5 19 (14.84%) Test Analyst
5 19 (14.84%) .NET Developer
5 19 (14.84%) Test Engineer
6 16 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
7 13 (10.16%) Tester
8 11 (8.59%) Senior Test Engineer
9 10 (7.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (7.81%) Senior Developer
10 8 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (5.47%) Technical Tester
11 7 (5.47%) Architect
11 7 (5.47%) SharePoint Architect
12 6 (4.69%) Software Programmer
12 6 (4.69%) Performance Test Analyst
12 6 (4.69%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (72.66%) .NET
2 61 (47.66%) ASP.NET
3 49 (38.28%) WCF
3 49 (38.28%) HTML
4 46 (35.94%) Web Services
5 44 (34.38%) WinForms
6 41 (32.03%) XML
6 41 (32.03%) .NET Framework
7 35 (27.34%) jQuery
8 32 (25.00%) WPF
9 31 (24.22%) LINQ
10 27 (21.09%) Ajax
10 27 (21.09%) CSS
11 22 (17.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 20 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (10.16%) SOAP
14 10 (7.81%) WF
14 10 (7.81%) Silverlight
14 10 (7.81%) RabbitMQ
15 9 (7.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 19 (14.84%) Fixed Income
3 18 (14.06%) Equities
4 16 (12.50%) Hedge funds
5 9 (7.03%) GIS
6 5 (3.91%) iPhone
7 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.78%) Derivative
9 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 58 (45.31%) Windows
2 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (40.63%) Scrum
2 41 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (30.47%) ETL
4 34 (26.56%) OO
4 34 (26.56%) Test Scripting
5 30 (23.44%) MVC
6 28 (21.88%) TDD
6 28 (21.88%) Automated Testing
7 27 (21.09%) Performance Testing
8 24 (18.75%) Test Automation
8 24 (18.75%) Software Testing
9 23 (17.97%) Project Management
10 22 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (14.84%) Multithreading
11 19 (14.84%) Investment Management
12 18 (14.06%) Test Strategy
12 18 (14.06%) Regression Testing
12 18 (14.06%) Data Analysis
13 17 (13.28%) Risk Analysis
13 17 (13.28%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (80.47%) C#
2 93 (72.66%) SQL
3 49 (38.28%) JavaScript
4 35 (27.34%) T-SQL
5 27 (21.09%) PL/SQL
6 18 (14.06%) VB.NET
7 15 (11.72%) PHP
8 10 (7.81%) C++
9 9 (7.03%) X++
10 8 (6.25%) Java
11 6 (4.69%) VBA
11 6 (4.69%) Scala
12 5 (3.91%) Python
13 2 (1.56%) VB6
13 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (32.03%) Degree
2 26 (20.31%) ISEB
3 23 (17.97%) ISTQB
4 14 (10.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (9.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (5.47%) Brainbench
7 2 (1.56%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (28.91%) QA
2 16 (12.50%) EMIR
2 16 (12.50%) Dodd-Frank
2 16 (12.50%) UCITS
System Software
1 4 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 92 (71.88%) Microsoft
2 28 (21.88%) Oracle
3 18 (14.06%) Bloomberg
4 17 (13.28%) HP
5 9 (7.03%) Serena
6 6 (4.69%) Sage
7 4 (3.13%) VMware
7 4 (3.13%) Logi Analytics
7 4 (3.13%) Hitachi
8 3 (2.34%) thinkFolio
9 2 (1.56%) Infragistics
9 2 (1.56%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.78%) SAP
10 1 (0.78%) Citrix
10 1 (0.78%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.78%) Rackspace
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10 % pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 12 days ago