The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 586 575 585
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 32 38 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.078% 0.089% 0.088%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.49% 0.53% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 35
Average salary £63,750 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £44,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -22.72%
Visual Studio Team System
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6569 7150 7315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.10% 16.66% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5466 5879 6336
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Visual Studio Team System Jobs Demand Trend in London

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Trend in London

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

Visual Studio Team System Salary Trend in London

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System across the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Visual Studio Team System Salary Histogram in London

Visual Studio Team System
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
City of London +8 5 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Visual Studio Team System
England

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 48 (94.12%) C#
2 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
3 33 (64.71%) Visual Studio
4 32 (62.75%) .NET
5 31 (60.78%) WCF
6 28 (54.90%) SQL
6 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (50.98%) Test Automation
8 25 (49.02%) SQL Server
9 23 (45.10%) QuickTest Pro
10 22 (43.14%) Performance Testing
11 20 (39.22%) Windows
11 20 (39.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
12 19 (37.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 18 (35.29%) WPF
13 18 (35.29%) Scrum
14 17 (33.33%) HTML
15 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
15 16 (31.37%) OO
15 16 (31.37%) Finance
15 16 (31.37%) Ajax
15 16 (31.37%) QA
16 15 (29.41%) ETL
17 14 (27.45%) VB.NET
17 14 (27.45%) Software Testing
17 14 (27.45%) WF
17 14 (27.45%) Silverlight
17 14 (27.45%) Test Strategy
18 13 (25.49%) HP Quality Center

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 12 (23.53%) SharePoint
1 12 (23.53%) SharePoint Server
1 12 (23.53%) SharePoint Foundation
2 11 (21.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (9.80%) IIS
4 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) MS Office
2 11 (21.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (49.02%) SQL Server
2 20 (39.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (15.69%) SSDT
4 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.96%) OLAP
9 1 (1.96%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (1.96%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 33 (64.71%) Visual Studio
2 23 (45.10%) QuickTest Pro
3 19 (37.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (25.49%) Selenium
5 12 (23.53%) NUnit
6 8 (15.69%) FitNesse
7 7 (13.73%) Rational Functional Tester
8 6 (11.76%) JUnit
9 4 (7.84%) LoadRunner
9 4 (7.84%) SpecFlow
9 4 (7.84%) MSTest
10 3 (5.88%) MSBuild
10 3 (5.88%) CruiseControl
11 2 (3.92%) NSubstitute
11 2 (3.92%) Rhino Mocks
12 1 (1.96%) JIRA
12 1 (1.96%) Toad
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Marketing
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 3 (5.88%) Back Office
4 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Architect
1 12 (23.53%) SharePoint Architect
2 11 (21.57%) Test Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Senior Test Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Consultant
5 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.80%) QA Consultant
6 5 (9.80%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Tester
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Test Leader
8 3 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Technical Tester
8 3 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (62.75%) .NET
2 31 (60.78%) WCF
3 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
4 18 (35.29%) WPF
5 17 (33.33%) HTML
6 16 (31.37%) Ajax
7 14 (27.45%) WF
7 14 (27.45%) Silverlight
8 12 (23.53%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 11 (21.57%) XML
10 10 (19.61%) Web Services
10 10 (19.61%) LINQ
11 8 (15.69%) CSS
11 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
12 5 (9.80%) REST
12 5 (9.80%) Velocity
12 5 (9.80%) ADO.NET
13 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 3 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.80%) User Experience
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.88%) Equities
5 2 (3.92%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.96%) iPhone
6 1 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (50.98%) Test Automation
3 22 (43.14%) Performance Testing
4 18 (35.29%) Scrum
5 16 (31.37%) OO
6 15 (29.41%) ETL
7 14 (27.45%) Software Testing
7 14 (27.45%) Test Strategy
8 13 (25.49%) Regression Testing
9 10 (19.61%) Test Scripting
9 10 (19.61%) Test Planning
10 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
10 9 (17.65%) TDD
11 8 (15.69%) Automated Testing
11 8 (15.69%) Test Management
12 7 (13.73%) Manual Testing
12 7 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (13.73%) Functional Testing
12 7 (13.73%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 48 (94.12%) C#
2 28 (54.90%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) JavaScript
4 14 (27.45%) VB.NET
5 9 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 8 (15.69%) C++
7 6 (11.76%) Java
7 6 (11.76%) PHP
7 6 (11.76%) Scala
8 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (25.49%) ISTQB
1 13 (25.49%) ISEB
2 11 (21.57%) Degree
3 6 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (7.84%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.88%) Brainbench
5 3 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) PMP
7 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (31.37%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) UCITS
2 1 (1.96%) EMIR
2 1 (1.96%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 13 (25.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.57%) HP
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
4 3 (5.88%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.92%) thinkFolio
6 1 (1.96%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.96%) SAP
6 1 (1.96%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
6 1 (1.96%) Hitachi
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum High base salary + bonus + flexible benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago