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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 615 600 597
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 19 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.043% 0.067% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% 0.41% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 27
Average salary £56,750 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.09% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -20.47%
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
7088 7284 7446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.12% 16.15% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5914 6019 6506
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 £37,500 £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 £40,000

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 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
City of London +17 3 £51,000 -7.27% 2
Visual Studio Team System
England

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 56 (94.92%) C#
2 40 (67.80%) Microsoft
3 38 (64.41%) SQL
4 36 (61.02%) .NET
5 33 (55.93%) WCF
6 32 (54.24%) SQL Server
6 32 (54.24%) Visual Studio
7 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (47.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 27 (45.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (45.76%) Test Automation
10 26 (44.07%) QuickTest Pro
11 25 (42.37%) Scrum
11 25 (42.37%) Performance Testing
12 24 (40.68%) Web Services
13 23 (38.98%) QA
14 22 (37.29%) Windows
15 21 (35.59%) ETL
15 21 (35.59%) Selenium
16 20 (33.90%) Finance
17 19 (32.20%) Degree
17 19 (32.20%) Software Testing
17 19 (32.20%) OO
17 19 (32.20%) ASP.NET
17 19 (32.20%) WPF
17 19 (32.20%) HP Quality Center
17 19 (32.20%) Test Strategy
17 19 (32.20%) Mentoring
18 18 (30.51%) Test Planning
18 18 (30.51%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
1 8 (13.56%) SharePoint Server
1 8 (13.56%) SharePoint Foundation
2 6 (10.17%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (8.47%) IIS
4 4 (6.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (6.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (23.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.56%) MS Office
3 4 (6.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (54.24%) SQL Server
2 28 (47.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (20.34%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (15.25%) Relational Database
6 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (10.17%) SSDT
8 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 32 (54.24%) Visual Studio
2 27 (45.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (44.07%) QuickTest Pro
4 21 (35.59%) Selenium
5 13 (22.03%) NUnit
6 8 (13.56%) LoadRunner
7 7 (11.86%) FitNesse
7 7 (11.86%) JUnit
8 6 (10.17%) MSBuild
8 6 (10.17%) Toad
9 5 (8.47%) Rational Functional Tester
10 4 (6.78%) CruiseControl
10 4 (6.78%) SpecFlow
11 3 (5.08%) MSTest
12 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
13 1 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
13 1 (1.69%) NSubstitute
13 1 (1.69%) JIRA
General
1 20 (33.90%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Back Office
3 8 (13.56%) Banking
3 8 (13.56%) Investment Banking
4 6 (10.17%) Marketing
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.39%) Front Office
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Developer
2 12 (20.34%) Test Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Senior Test Engineer
4 9 (15.25%) C# Developer
4 9 (15.25%) Tester
5 8 (13.56%) Architect
5 8 (13.56%) SharePoint Architect
6 7 (11.86%) Business Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Technical Tester
6 7 (11.86%) Developer Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Consultant
8 5 (8.47%) QA Consultant
9 4 (6.78%) Test Leader
9 4 (6.78%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.78%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
11 2 (3.39%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (61.02%) .NET
2 33 (55.93%) WCF
3 24 (40.68%) Web Services
4 19 (32.20%) ASP.NET
4 19 (32.20%) WPF
5 18 (30.51%) HTML
6 12 (20.34%) XML
7 11 (18.64%) LINQ
8 10 (16.95%) Ajax
9 9 (15.25%) WinForms
9 9 (15.25%) WF
9 9 (15.25%) Silverlight
9 9 (15.25%) .NET Framework
10 8 (13.56%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 7 (11.86%) CSS
12 5 (8.47%) ADO.NET
12 5 (8.47%) Velocity
12 5 (8.47%) REST
13 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Fixed Income
2 9 (15.25%) Equities
3 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
4 7 (11.86%) Hedge funds
5 5 (8.47%) User Experience
6 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.39%) iPhone
7 2 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.76%) Test Automation
3 25 (42.37%) Scrum
3 25 (42.37%) Performance Testing
4 21 (35.59%) ETL
5 19 (32.20%) OO
5 19 (32.20%) Software Testing
5 19 (32.20%) Test Strategy
5 19 (32.20%) Mentoring
6 18 (30.51%) Test Planning
6 18 (30.51%) Regression Testing
7 17 (28.81%) Test Scripting
8 16 (27.12%) Automated Testing
9 12 (20.34%) Test Management
10 10 (16.95%) Multithreading
10 10 (16.95%) Investment Management
10 10 (16.95%) Validation
11 9 (15.25%) Project Management
11 9 (15.25%) Data Analysis
11 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 56 (94.92%) C#
2 38 (64.41%) SQL
3 18 (30.51%) JavaScript
4 16 (27.12%) T-SQL
5 11 (18.64%) C++
6 9 (15.25%) VB.NET
6 9 (15.25%) PL/SQL
7 7 (11.86%) Scala
7 7 (11.86%) Java
7 7 (11.86%) PHP
8 2 (3.39%) Python
9 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (32.20%) Degree
2 18 (30.51%) ISEB
2 18 (30.51%) ISTQB
3 10 (16.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (11.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 7 (11.86%) Brainbench
5 1 (1.69%) PMP
5 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (38.98%) QA
2 7 (11.86%) EMIR
2 7 (11.86%) Dodd-Frank
2 7 (11.86%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 19 (32.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (67.80%) Microsoft
2 16 (27.12%) HP
3 9 (15.25%) Bloomberg
3 9 (15.25%) Oracle
4 3 (5.08%) thinkFolio
5 1 (1.69%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix
5 1 (1.69%) Hitachi
5 1 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
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