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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 609 586 594
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 23 61 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.13% 0.073%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.30% 0.72% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 21 50 30
Average salary £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £87,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
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
7791 8517 7110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.44% 17.56% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6553 7255 6076
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 £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 +20 4 £77,500 +34.78%
Teddington - 1 £35,000 -
Visual Studio Team System
England

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 64 (87.67%) .NET
2 56 (76.71%) .NET Framework
3 55 (75.34%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (75.34%) Microsoft
4 53 (72.60%) Visual Studio
4 53 (72.60%) WCF
5 51 (69.86%) SQL Server
6 49 (67.12%) C#
7 47 (64.38%) JavaScript
7 47 (64.38%) CRM
8 46 (63.01%) Dynamics CRM
9 44 (60.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 43 (58.90%) HTML
11 42 (57.53%) CSS
12 41 (56.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 31 (42.47%) Entity Framework
14 30 (41.10%) Microsoft Azure
14 30 (41.10%) SharePoint
14 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET
15 29 (39.73%) SQL
16 28 (38.36%) MS Excel
17 27 (36.99%) MVC
18 26 (35.62%) Windows
19 25 (34.25%) IIS
19 25 (34.25%) MS Office
19 25 (34.25%) Microsoft Certification
19 25 (34.25%) BizTalk Server
19 25 (34.25%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
19 25 (34.25%) SharePoint 2010
19 25 (34.25%) SharePoint 2013

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 30 (41.10%) SharePoint
2 25 (34.25%) BizTalk Server
2 25 (34.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 25 (34.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 25 (34.25%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (38.36%) MS Excel
2 25 (34.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 46 (63.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (41.10%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (69.86%) SQL Server
2 44 (60.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (56.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.11%) SSDT
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 53 (72.60%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.96%) NUnit
2 8 (10.96%) SpecFlow
3 7 (9.59%) MSBuild
3 7 (9.59%) CruiseControl
3 7 (9.59%) HP UFT
3 7 (9.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.85%) LoadRunner
5 4 (5.48%) JIRA
5 4 (5.48%) RIATest
5 4 (5.48%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.74%) FitNesse
6 2 (2.74%) Rational Functional Tester
6 2 (2.74%) MSTest
7 1 (1.37%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.37%) NSubstitute
General
1 14 (19.18%) Retail
2 8 (10.96%) Finance
3 4 (5.48%) Marketing
3 4 (5.48%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (71.23%) Developer
2 44 (60.27%) CRM Developer
3 28 (38.36%) Microsoft Developer
4 24 (32.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 12 (16.44%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.96%) Lead Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Tester
8 5 (6.85%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Test Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) Automation Tester
9 4 (5.48%) Architect
10 3 (4.11%) Test Manager
10 3 (4.11%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.11%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Test Architect
11 2 (2.74%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Testing Manager
11 2 (2.74%) Testing Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (87.67%) .NET
2 56 (76.71%) .NET Framework
3 53 (72.60%) WCF
4 43 (58.90%) HTML
5 42 (57.53%) CSS
6 31 (42.47%) Entity Framework
7 30 (41.10%) ASP.NET
8 25 (34.25%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 19 (26.03%) XML
10 16 (21.92%) XSD
11 7 (9.59%) LINQ
12 5 (6.85%) WPF
13 4 (5.48%) WF
13 4 (5.48%) WinForms
13 4 (5.48%) Apache Flex
14 2 (2.74%) Ajax
14 2 (2.74%) jQuery
14 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 1 (1.37%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.37%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.37%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (75.34%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (64.38%) CRM
3 27 (36.99%) MVC
4 17 (23.29%) Web Development
5 16 (21.92%) Requirements Analysis
6 15 (20.55%) Scrum
7 11 (15.07%) SOA
7 11 (15.07%) Test Automation
7 11 (15.07%) BDD
8 9 (12.33%) Automation Testing
8 9 (12.33%) Regression Testing
8 9 (12.33%) Test Management
9 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
9 8 (10.96%) Unit Testing
10 7 (9.59%) Automated Testing
10 7 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (8.22%) Test Scripting
11 6 (8.22%) TDD
11 6 (8.22%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (8.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 49 (67.12%) C#
2 47 (64.38%) JavaScript
3 29 (39.73%) SQL
4 16 (21.92%) Java
5 4 (5.48%) VBScript
5 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
5 4 (5.48%) Ruby
5 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (34.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (21.92%) SC Cleared
2 16 (21.92%) Security Cleared
3 15 (20.55%) DV Cleared
4 8 (10.96%) ISTQB
5 7 (9.59%) MCPD
5 7 (9.59%) MCAD
5 7 (9.59%) MCSD
5 7 (9.59%) MCTS
6 6 (8.22%) ISEB
6 6 (8.22%) Degree
7 3 (4.11%) PMP
7 3 (4.11%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) QA
Vendors
1 55 (75.34%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (8.22%) Oracle
4 3 (4.11%) SAP
5 2 (2.74%) HP
5 2 (2.74%) Hitachi
6 1 (1.37%) Cognizant