The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio 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 over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 175 148 150
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 826 998 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.86% 2.05% 1.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.64% 11.65% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 659 887 754
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Visual Studio
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
7760 8564 6942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.48% 17.62% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6514 7299 5934
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 £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in London

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in London

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in London

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in London

Visual Studio
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 -54 165 £55,000 +10.00% 28
Croydon 0 16 £53,750 +2.38%
Canary Wharf - 6 £61,250 -
Chiswick - 6 £37,500 -
Wimbledon -2 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Bromley +12 4 £44,750 +5.29%
Harrow - 4 £50,000 -
Docklands, London +10 3 £85,000 +61.90%
Kingston Upon Thames -11 3 £56,000 -13.84% 1
Uxbridge -12 3 £47,500 +18.75%
New Malden +7 2 - -
Enfield -1 2 £20,000 -46.66%
Teddington -7 2 £25,000 -13.04% 1
Hounslow - 2 £50,000 -
Beckenham - 2 £38,750 -
Hammersmith - 2 £60,000 - 1
Romford - 1 £50,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £52,500 -
Chislehurst - 1 £35,000 -
Morden - 1 £72,500 -
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Visual Studio 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.

1 1272 (81.96%) .NET
2 1257 (80.99%) C#
3 1001 (64.50%) SQL Server
4 790 (50.90%) SQL
5 769 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
6 738 (47.55%) Microsoft
7 693 (44.65%) ASP.NET
8 618 (39.82%) JavaScript
9 597 (38.47%) MVC
10 593 (38.21%) HTML
11 511 (32.93%) CSS
12 462 (29.77%) Windows
13 451 (29.06%) Team Foundation Server
14 428 (27.58%) jQuery
15 417 (26.87%) Finance
16 409 (26.35%) .NET Framework
17 383 (24.68%) MS Excel
18 379 (24.42%) WCF
19 366 (23.58%) SQL Server 2008
20 339 (21.84%) Scrum
21 334 (21.52%) Web Services
22 332 (21.39%) XML
23 305 (19.65%) Degree
24 287 (18.49%) T-SQL
25 283 (18.23%) TDD
25 283 (18.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 272 (17.53%) ASP.NET MVC
27 258 (16.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 239 (15.40%) SharePoint
29 237 (15.27%) OO

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Visual Studio 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 239 (15.40%) SharePoint
2 231 (14.88%) IIS
3 125 (8.05%) SharePoint 2010
4 106 (6.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 95 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
6 59 (3.80%) CMS
7 40 (2.58%) Umbraco
8 22 (1.42%) Kentico
9 19 (1.22%) WebSphere
10 17 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
11 16 (1.03%) DNN
12 13 (0.84%) Immediacy CMS
12 13 (0.84%) Node.js
12 13 (0.84%) Sitefinity
13 10 (0.64%) JBoss
13 10 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (0.52%) Apache Spark
15 7 (0.45%) WordPress
15 7 (0.45%) WebLogic
16 6 (0.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 383 (24.68%) MS Excel
2 103 (6.64%) MS Office
3 34 (2.19%) InfoPath
4 24 (1.55%) Photoshop
4 24 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (1.16%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.19%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.19%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.13%) MS Project
8 2 (0.13%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 123 (7.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.32%) Visualfiles
4 4 (0.26%) Endur
4 4 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.26%) SAP Business One
5 3 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.064%) Magento
6 1 (0.064%) assyst
6 1 (0.064%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.064%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.064%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 99 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (1.10%) Office 365
4 10 (0.64%) GitHub
5 9 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.39%) SaaS
7 4 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.13%) Yammer
10 1 (0.064%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.45%) Intranet
2 27 (1.74%) Internet
3 17 (1.10%) HTTP
4 15 (0.97%) Firewall
5 14 (0.90%) DNS
6 13 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 13 (0.84%) SMTP
7 10 (0.64%) Extranet
8 8 (0.52%) SSL
9 6 (0.39%) VPN
9 6 (0.39%) SSH
10 5 (0.32%) Network Security
10 5 (0.32%) FTP
11 4 (0.26%) DHCP
11 4 (0.26%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.19%) LDAP
12 3 (0.19%) Broadband
13 2 (0.13%) Kerberos
14 1 (0.064%) Wireshark
14 1 (0.064%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1001 (64.50%) SQL Server
2 366 (23.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 283 (18.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 258 (16.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 186 (11.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 126 (8.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 126 (8.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 116 (7.47%) Data Warehouse
8 95 (6.12%) Relational Database
9 38 (2.45%) Oracle Database
10 30 (1.93%) MySQL
10 30 (1.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 28 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
11 28 (1.80%) MongoDB
12 25 (1.61%) MS Access
13 24 (1.55%) Big Data
14 23 (1.48%) SSDT
15 22 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
16 20 (1.29%) Star Schema
16 20 (1.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 451 (29.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 179 (11.53%) NUnit
3 125 (8.05%) Selenium
4 81 (5.22%) Subversion
4 81 (5.22%) MSBuild
5 75 (4.83%) SpecFlow
6 74 (4.77%) FitNesse
7 72 (4.64%) Git (software)
8 61 (3.93%) JIRA
9 60 (3.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 55 (3.54%) Visual Studio Team System
11 46 (2.96%) CruiseControl
12 44 (2.84%) MSTest
13 36 (2.32%) SoapUI
14 32 (2.06%) Rhino Mocks
15 31 (2.00%) HP UFT
16 27 (1.74%) Eclipse
17 26 (1.68%) WebDriver
18 22 (1.42%) TeamCity
19 17 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 417 (26.87%) Finance
2 114 (7.35%) Retail
3 85 (5.48%) Banking
4 68 (4.38%) Back Office
5 56 (3.61%) Front Office
6 53 (3.41%) Law
7 45 (2.90%) Marketing
8 30 (1.93%) Advertising
9 28 (1.80%) Legal
9 28 (1.80%) Investment Banking
10 18 (1.16%) Games
11 16 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (0.77%) Telecoms
13 11 (0.71%) Publishing
14 7 (0.45%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.39%) Music Industry
16 5 (0.32%) Automotive
17 4 (0.26%) Electronics
18 2 (0.13%) Financial Institution
18 2 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1077 (69.39%) Developer
2 387 (24.94%) .NET Developer
3 284 (18.30%) C# Developer
4 195 (12.56%) Senior Developer
5 179 (11.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 121 (7.80%) Analyst
7 108 (6.96%) Software Developer
8 78 (5.03%) Web Developer
9 75 (4.83%) Software Engineer
10 73 (4.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 66 (4.25%) SharePoint Developer
12 64 (4.12%) ASP.NET Developer
12 64 (4.12%) SQL Developer
13 61 (3.93%) Junior
14 59 (3.80%) CRM Developer
15 55 (3.54%) Senior C# Developer
16 48 (3.09%) Graduate
17 47 (3.03%) Programmer
18 46 (2.96%) Senior .NET Developer
19 43 (2.77%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1272 (81.96%) .NET
2 693 (44.65%) ASP.NET
3 593 (38.21%) HTML
4 511 (32.93%) CSS
5 428 (27.58%) jQuery
6 409 (26.35%) .NET Framework
7 379 (24.42%) WCF
8 334 (21.52%) Web Services
9 332 (21.39%) XML
10 272 (17.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 232 (14.95%) Ajax
12 218 (14.05%) HTML5
13 210 (13.53%) Entity Framework
14 144 (9.28%) NHibernate
15 119 (7.67%) SOAP
16 114 (7.35%) CSS3
17 107 (6.89%) WPF
18 95 (6.12%) LINQ
19 94 (6.06%) AngularJS
20 85 (5.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 206 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 141 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 79 (5.09%) Mobile App
4 70 (4.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 54 (3.48%) Mathematics
6 50 (3.22%) Management Information System
7 44 (2.84%) Blog
8 41 (2.64%) Inversion of Control
9 39 (2.51%) User Experience
10 36 (2.32%) N-Tier
11 34 (2.19%) Client/Server
12 28 (1.80%) Physics
13 23 (1.48%) Fixed Income
14 21 (1.35%) Clustering
14 21 (1.35%) W3C
15 20 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
16 19 (1.22%) Blackberry
17 17 (1.10%) Derivative
18 15 (0.97%) Credit Risk
19 13 (0.84%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 462 (29.77%) Windows
2 65 (4.19%) Linux
3 58 (3.74%) UNIX
4 52 (3.35%) Android
4 52 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (2.96%) Apple iOS
6 34 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (0.58%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.52%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.45%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.45%) Windows Phone
11 6 (0.39%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (0.19%) FreeBSD
12 3 (0.19%) Solaris
13 2 (0.13%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.064%) CentOS
14 1 (0.064%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 769 (49.55%) Agile Software Development
2 597 (38.47%) MVC
3 339 (21.84%) Scrum
4 283 (18.23%) TDD
5 237 (15.27%) OO
6 188 (12.11%) Software Engineering
7 156 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
8 154 (9.92%) Unit Testing
9 152 (9.79%) CRM
10 150 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
11 144 (9.28%) SDLC
12 138 (8.89%) E-Commerce
13 123 (7.93%) BDD
14 112 (7.22%) Web Development
15 109 (7.02%) Workflow
16 94 (6.06%) Automated Testing
17 79 (5.09%) Migration
18 78 (5.03%) UML
19 76 (4.90%) Multithreading
20 73 (4.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1257 (80.99%) C#
2 790 (50.90%) SQL
3 618 (39.82%) JavaScript
4 287 (18.49%) T-SQL
5 151 (9.73%) Java
6 116 (7.47%) C++
7 91 (5.86%) VB.NET
8 87 (5.61%) PowerShell
9 60 (3.87%) VB
10 59 (3.80%) VBA
11 53 (3.41%) Python
12 26 (1.68%) PL/SQL
13 21 (1.35%) C
14 20 (1.29%) PHP
15 16 (1.03%) VBScript
16 13 (0.84%) VB6
17 12 (0.77%) Perl
17 12 (0.77%) Ruby
18 10 (0.64%) TypeScript
18 10 (0.64%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 305 (19.65%) Degree
2 123 (7.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 81 (5.22%) Security Cleared
4 74 (4.77%) DV Cleared
5 40 (2.58%) MCP
6 35 (2.26%) SC Cleared
7 19 (1.22%) MCTS
8 17 (1.10%) MCSD
9 16 (1.03%) ISEB
10 12 (0.77%) HND
10 12 (0.77%) MCPD
11 11 (0.71%) MCAD
12 9 (0.58%) MCSE
13 8 (0.52%) MCITP
13 8 (0.52%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.32%) CISA
14 5 (0.32%) CISM
15 4 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 3 (0.19%) OCP
16 3 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (14.56%) QA
2 26 (1.68%) SLA
3 7 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.064%) COBIT
6 1 (0.064%) WAI
6 1 (0.064%) HL7
6 1 (0.064%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.064%) GCP
System Software
1 23 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 23 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.64%) Hyper-V
3 9 (0.58%) VMware ESX
4 8 (0.52%) Docker
5 5 (0.32%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.26%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.26%) vSphere
7 3 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.19%) HDFS
8 1 (0.064%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (1.87%) SCOM
2 9 (0.58%) Puppet
2 9 (0.58%) WMI
2 9 (0.58%) BMC PATROL
3 8 (0.52%) SCCM
4 6 (0.39%) SCOrch
4 6 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.32%) MOM
6 4 (0.26%) TeamSite
6 4 (0.26%) Graphite
7 3 (0.19%) MIIS
7 3 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.064%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.064%) Ansible
8 1 (0.064%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 738 (47.55%) Microsoft
2 201 (12.95%) Oracle
3 50 (3.22%) Sybase
4 38 (2.45%) Red Gate
5 29 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
6 26 (1.68%) Sitecore
7 23 (1.48%) VMware
8 19 (1.22%) TIBCO
9 18 (1.16%) Atlassian
10 17 (1.10%) Perforce
11 16 (1.03%) StreamBase
12 15 (0.97%) Apple
13 14 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
14 13 (0.84%) Adobe
14 13 (0.84%) Infragistics
15 12 (0.77%) Telerik
16 11 (0.71%) Xamarin
17 10 (0.64%) SAP
17 10 (0.64%) Metastorm
17 10 (0.64%) New Relic
City, London
Stream Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus (25%), Car Allowance, & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Lawn Tennis Association
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
TFL
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonuses + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago