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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 213 197 147
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -50
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 674 731 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.60% 1.64% 2.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.26% 10.15% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 590 626 903
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
8159 7203 8512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.32% 16.14% 17.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7106 6006 7059
Average salary £57,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.54% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +4 93 £47,500 -4.04% 18
Enfield +4 12 £42,044 -15.91% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +8 7 £40,000 -15.78%
Brentford - 7 £50,000 -
Croydon -6 6 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Dagenham - 5 £45,000 -
Greenford - 5 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf - 4 £55,000 - 3
Harrow +6 3 £52,500 +10.52%
Uxbridge +8 2 £52,500 -
Hammersmith -9 2 £52,500 -4.54%
Teddington - 2 £33,750 -
Chiswick -15 1 £49,000 +30.66%
Wimbledon -19 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Bromley - 1 £43,500 -
Hounslow - 1 £51,000 -
New Malden - 1 £40,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £75,000 -
Wembley - 1 £57,500 -
Westminster - 1 £42,115 -
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1037 (80.26%) C#
2 968 (74.92%) .NET
3 720 (55.73%) SQL Server
4 595 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
5 583 (45.12%) JavaScript
6 557 (43.11%) Microsoft
7 550 (42.57%) SQL
8 507 (39.24%) ASP.NET
9 504 (39.01%) HTML
10 475 (36.76%) MVC
11 466 (36.07%) CSS
12 376 (29.10%) Finance
13 358 (27.71%) jQuery
14 305 (23.61%) Team Foundation Server
15 282 (21.83%) Web Services
16 280 (21.67%) .NET Framework
17 279 (21.59%) WCF
18 276 (21.36%) Windows
19 265 (20.51%) TDD
20 262 (20.28%) ASP.NET MVC
21 249 (19.27%) Web Development
22 241 (18.65%) XML
23 233 (18.03%) MS Excel
23 233 (18.03%) Scrum
24 225 (17.41%) Degree
25 213 (16.49%) OO
26 207 (16.02%) SharePoint
27 206 (15.94%) HTML5
28 199 (15.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
29 194 (15.02%) SDLC

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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
1 207 (16.02%) SharePoint
2 144 (11.15%) IIS
3 76 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 63 (4.88%) CMS
5 61 (4.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 59 (4.57%) BizTalk Server
7 34 (2.63%) Node.js
8 25 (1.93%) Umbraco
9 20 (1.55%) Skype for Business
10 11 (0.85%) SAS
10 11 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
11 9 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (0.54%) WordPress
13 5 (0.39%) Confluence
13 5 (0.39%) MS Exchange
14 4 (0.31%) DNN
14 4 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.31%) Kentico
14 4 (0.31%) SharePoint Foundation
14 4 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 233 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 65 (5.03%) MS Office
3 44 (3.41%) Photoshop
4 40 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (1.63%) Spreadsheet
6 18 (1.39%) InfoPath
6 18 (1.39%) MS Visio
7 17 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.85%) Abaqus
8 11 (0.85%) NASTRAN
8 11 (0.85%) SOLIDWORKS
9 8 (0.62%) MS Project
9 8 (0.62%) SPSS
10 6 (0.46%) Fireworks
11 5 (0.39%) 3ds Max
12 2 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.15%) Final Cut Pro
12 2 (0.15%) GIMP
12 2 (0.15%) InDesign
12 2 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 58 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (2.32%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.54%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 7 (0.54%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 6 (0.46%) Adobe Campaign
4 6 (0.46%) FastStats PeopleStage
4 6 (0.46%) Magento
4 6 (0.46%) Shopify
4 6 (0.46%) Unica
5 5 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.39%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.23%) Front Arena
6 3 (0.23%) Maximo
7 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.15%) Endur
8 1 (0.077%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.077%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 93 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (2.94%) GitHub
4 21 (1.63%) Google Analytics
5 15 (1.16%) Office 365
6 12 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.93%) SaaS
7 7 (0.54%) PaaS
8 6 (0.46%) IaaS
8 6 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 5 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.39%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.31%) Yammer
11 3 (0.23%) Heroku
12 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.15%) Force.com
12 2 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.33%) Internet
2 32 (2.48%) Intranet
3 24 (1.86%) Firewall
4 20 (1.55%) HTTP
5 19 (1.47%) TCP/IP
6 14 (1.08%) Extranet
7 12 (0.93%) LDAP
8 10 (0.77%) DNS
8 10 (0.77%) SMTP
8 10 (0.77%) SNMP
9 6 (0.46%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.39%) 3G
10 5 (0.39%) Broadband
10 5 (0.39%) RTP
10 5 (0.39%) RTSP
10 5 (0.39%) STUN
10 5 (0.39%) Telnet
10 5 (0.39%) VoIP
10 5 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 720 (55.73%) SQL Server
2 199 (15.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 169 (13.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 167 (12.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 121 (9.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 90 (6.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 58 (4.49%) Relational Database
8 51 (3.95%) MySQL
9 49 (3.79%) Oracle Database
9 49 (3.79%) SQL Server 2005
9 49 (3.79%) SQL Server 2014
10 31 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
11 28 (2.17%) NoSQL
12 25 (1.93%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.47%) Big Data
13 19 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 18 (1.39%) MongoDB
15 14 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
16 10 (0.77%) Hadoop
17 9 (0.70%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 305 (23.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 125 (9.67%) Subversion
3 117 (9.06%) Git (software)
4 106 (8.20%) Selenium
5 102 (7.89%) NUnit
6 89 (6.89%) JIRA
7 59 (4.57%) SpecFlow
8 51 (3.95%) TeamCity
9 47 (3.64%) WebDriver
10 41 (3.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 35 (2.71%) Jenkins
12 27 (2.09%) CruiseControl
12 27 (2.09%) Eclipse
12 27 (2.09%) MSBuild
13 23 (1.78%) MSTest
14 18 (1.39%) FitNesse
14 18 (1.39%) JMeter
14 18 (1.39%) Moq
14 18 (1.39%) SoapUI
15 17 (1.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 376 (29.10%) Finance
2 94 (7.28%) Banking
3 71 (5.50%) Law
4 57 (4.41%) Retail
5 49 (3.79%) Front Office
5 49 (3.79%) Marketing
6 44 (3.41%) Advertising
7 36 (2.79%) Games
8 34 (2.63%) Investment Banking
9 32 (2.48%) Legal
10 28 (2.17%) Back Office
11 17 (1.32%) Manufacturing
12 15 (1.16%) Telecoms
13 12 (0.93%) Brand Awareness
13 12 (0.93%) Multimedia
14 11 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
15 8 (0.62%) Aerospace
16 7 (0.54%) Publishing
17 5 (0.39%) Electronics
18 4 (0.31%) Billing
Job Titles
1 970 (75.08%) Developer
2 462 (35.76%) C# Developer
3 433 (33.51%) .NET Developer
4 342 (26.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 165 (12.77%) ASP.NET Developer
6 160 (12.38%) Senior Developer
7 139 (10.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 139 (10.76%) JavaScript Developer
8 127 (9.83%) Analyst
9 126 (9.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 116 (8.98%) SQL Developer
11 100 (7.74%) Software Developer
12 92 (7.12%) Senior C# Developer
13 88 (6.81%) Web Developer
14 87 (6.73%) SharePoint Developer
15 78 (6.04%) Senior .NET Developer
16 64 (4.95%) HTML Developer
17 60 (4.64%) C# Software Developer
18 59 (4.57%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 51 (3.95%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 968 (74.92%) .NET
2 507 (39.24%) ASP.NET
3 504 (39.01%) HTML
4 466 (36.07%) CSS
5 358 (27.71%) jQuery
6 282 (21.83%) Web Services
7 280 (21.67%) .NET Framework
8 279 (21.59%) WCF
9 262 (20.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 241 (18.65%) XML
11 206 (15.94%) HTML5
12 155 (12.00%) AngularJS
13 148 (11.46%) ASP.NET Web API
14 146 (11.30%) Ajax
15 145 (11.22%) Entity Framework
16 133 (10.29%) CSS3
17 126 (9.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 114 (8.82%) WPF
19 107 (8.28%) WinForms
20 93 (7.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 108 (8.36%) Computer Science
2 96 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (7.43%) User Experience
3 66 (5.11%) Mobile App
4 40 (3.10%) Inversion of Control
5 39 (3.02%) N-Tier
6 33 (2.55%) Mathematics
7 31 (2.40%) Blackberry
8 25 (1.93%) Management Information System
9 23 (1.78%) Client/Server
10 19 (1.47%) Fintech
10 19 (1.47%) Hedge funds
11 18 (1.39%) Blog
12 17 (1.32%) Physics
13 16 (1.24%) Augmented Reality
14 15 (1.16%) Equities
15 11 (0.85%) Clustering
15 11 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 10 (0.77%) W3C
17 9 (0.70%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 276 (21.36%) Windows
2 59 (4.57%) Windows Server
3 48 (3.72%) Apple iOS
4 43 (3.33%) Android
5 40 (3.10%) Linux
6 26 (2.01%) Unix
7 18 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.16%) Mac OS X
9 14 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.77%) FreeBSD
10 10 (0.77%) Solaris
11 7 (0.54%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.46%) Windows Phone
12 6 (0.46%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.39%) CentOS
13 5 (0.39%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.31%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.23%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 595 (46.05%) Agile Software Development
2 475 (36.76%) MVC
3 265 (20.51%) TDD
4 249 (19.27%) Web Development
5 233 (18.03%) Scrum
6 213 (16.49%) OO
7 194 (15.02%) SDLC
8 173 (13.39%) Unit Testing
9 132 (10.22%) BDD
10 105 (8.13%) Continuous Integration
11 98 (7.59%) E-Commerce
12 89 (6.89%) Mentoring
13 87 (6.73%) Software Engineering
14 82 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
14 82 (6.35%) CRM
14 82 (6.35%) Test Automation
15 76 (5.88%) Workflow
16 74 (5.73%) Automated Testing
17 73 (5.65%) Analytics
18 64 (4.95%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1037 (80.26%) C#
2 583 (45.12%) JavaScript
3 550 (42.57%) SQL
4 178 (13.78%) T-SQL
5 124 (9.60%) C++
6 98 (7.59%) VB.NET
7 74 (5.73%) Java
8 68 (5.26%) PowerShell
9 67 (5.19%) VB
10 46 (3.56%) C
11 36 (2.79%) PHP
12 34 (2.63%) Python
13 33 (2.55%) XAML
14 27 (2.09%) VB6
15 25 (1.93%) VBA
16 18 (1.39%) XPath
17 15 (1.16%) PL/SQL
17 15 (1.16%) Shell Script
18 14 (1.08%) X++
19 12 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 225 (17.41%) Degree
2 42 (3.25%) ISEB
3 35 (2.71%) Security Cleared
4 34 (2.63%) ISTQB
5 30 (2.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (1.24%) SC Cleared
7 13 (1.01%) MCP
8 12 (0.93%) DV Cleared
9 9 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.31%) HP ASE
10 4 (0.31%) MCSD
10 4 (0.31%) MOS
10 4 (0.31%) SANS
11 3 (0.23%) MCAD
11 3 (0.23%) PhD
12 2 (0.15%) HND
12 2 (0.15%) MCSE
12 2 (0.15%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.077%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.077%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (12.93%) QA
2 20 (1.55%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.93%) SLA
4 6 (0.46%) HL7
5 4 (0.31%) SDET
6 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.077%) COBIT
7 1 (0.077%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.077%) MiFID
7 1 (0.077%) SEPA
System Software
1 42 (3.25%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (0.54%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.23%) Docker
6 2 (0.15%) Firmware
6 2 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.62%) ZABBIX
3 7 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.54%) Puppet
3 7 (0.54%) SCCM
4 6 (0.46%) Ansible
5 4 (0.31%) RSA Archer
5 4 (0.31%) SCVMM
6 3 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.15%) MIIS
7 2 (0.15%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.077%) SCOM
8 1 (0.077%) Terraform
Vendors
1 557 (43.11%) Microsoft
2 131 (10.14%) Oracle
3 36 (2.79%) Adobe
4 28 (2.17%) Telerik
5 21 (1.63%) EPiServer
6 20 (1.55%) Google
7 18 (1.39%) Facebook
7 18 (1.39%) VMware
7 18 (1.39%) Xamarin
8 15 (1.16%) SAP
9 13 (1.01%) HP
9 13 (1.01%) LexisNexis
9 13 (1.01%) Perforce
10 12 (0.93%) Informatica
10 12 (0.93%) Sitecore
11 11 (0.85%) Charles River
12 10 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (0.77%) Twitter
13 8 (0.62%) Ektron
13 8 (0.62%) Fidessa
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