The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
Rank 829 848 839
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 33 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.017% 0.032%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 28
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £64,250 £77,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £57,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-28.26% +91.66%
Visual Studio Tools for Office
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
16529 15519 16484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.04% 15.44% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14040 13030 14623
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 Tools for Office
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Visual Studio Tools for Office Jobs Demand Trend in England

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Salary Trend in England

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

Visual Studio Tools for Office Salary Trend in England

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office across the England region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Salary Histogram in England

Visual Studio Tools for Office
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 Tools for Office within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
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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 +18 27 £52,500 +15.38%
South East -4 6 £41,250 -28.26%
Visual Studio Tools for Office
UK

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office.

1 52 (92.86%) C#
2 48 (85.71%) .NET
3 42 (75.00%) SQL
4 33 (58.93%) VBA
4 33 (58.93%) SQL Server
4 33 (58.93%) ASP.NET
5 29 (51.79%) OO
6 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 28 (50.00%) WCF
7 26 (46.43%) Finance
8 25 (44.64%) XML
8 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
9 24 (42.86%) WPF
9 24 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (41.07%) jQuery
11 22 (39.29%) T-SQL
12 21 (37.50%) Web Services
13 20 (35.71%) CSS
13 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
14 18 (32.14%) SharePoint
14 18 (32.14%) Ajax
14 18 (32.14%) SharePoint 2013
15 17 (30.36%) .NET Framework
16 16 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
16 16 (28.57%) Oracle
16 16 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
17 15 (26.79%) SQL Server 2008
17 15 (26.79%) N-Tier
17 15 (26.79%) XPath

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (32.14%) SharePoint
1 18 (32.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 14 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.57%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (3.57%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.57%) GemFire
4 2 (3.57%) JBoss
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.79%) IIS
5 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.07%) MS Office
3 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.57%) Beauchamp
Cloud Services
1 16 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (58.93%) SQL Server
2 16 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (26.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (26.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (23.21%) RDBMS
4 13 (23.21%) Relational Database
5 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.57%) MySQL
8 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (26.79%) NUnit
2 10 (17.86%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.57%) Subversion
5 1 (1.79%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.79%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.79%) NuGet
General
1 26 (46.43%) Finance
2 12 (21.43%) Banking
3 7 (12.50%) Front Office
4 3 (5.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (60.71%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) Architect
2 16 (28.57%) Technical Architect
2 16 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 8 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Quantitative Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Excel Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.57%) VBA Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Graduate
8 2 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.79%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (85.71%) .NET
2 33 (58.93%) ASP.NET
3 28 (50.00%) WCF
4 25 (44.64%) XML
5 24 (42.86%) WPF
6 23 (41.07%) jQuery
7 21 (37.50%) Web Services
8 20 (35.71%) CSS
9 18 (32.14%) Ajax
10 17 (30.36%) .NET Framework
11 7 (12.50%) XSLT
11 7 (12.50%) Middleware
11 7 (12.50%) WinForms
12 6 (10.71%) HTML
12 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (8.93%) SOAP
14 4 (7.14%) J2EE
15 3 (5.36%) Spring
15 3 (5.36%) JSON
15 3 (5.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) N-Tier
2 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) Hedge funds
3 4 (7.14%) Derivative
4 3 (5.36%) Equities
5 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.57%) User Experience
6 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.79%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) UNIX
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (51.79%) OO
2 24 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (17.86%) Workflow
4 10 (17.86%) SOA
5 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.07%) Unit Testing
5 9 (16.07%) System Testing
6 7 (12.50%) Time Management
6 7 (12.50%) OOD
6 7 (12.50%) MVC
6 7 (12.50%) MVVM
6 7 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (8.93%) Monte Carlo Method
8 5 (8.93%) Analytics
9 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.14%) ETL
9 4 (7.14%) CRM
10 3 (5.36%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 52 (92.86%) C#
2 42 (75.00%) SQL
3 33 (58.93%) VBA
4 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 22 (39.29%) T-SQL
6 15 (26.79%) XPath
7 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 6 (10.71%) Java
8 6 (10.71%) VB
9 5 (8.93%) VB.NET
9 5 (8.93%) Python
10 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
10 4 (7.14%) C++
11 2 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 16 (28.57%) Oracle
3 6 (10.71%) Telerik
3 6 (10.71%) DevExpress
4 4 (7.14%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.57%) Reuters
5 2 (3.57%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.57%) Linedata
5 2 (3.57%) FactSet
5 2 (3.57%) Sybase