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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 183 159 146
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 775 887 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.77% 1.93% 2.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.98% 11.35% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 612 779 779
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £39,300
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
7764 7812 7129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.70% 16.99% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6618 6585 6051
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 £37,309 £35,298
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -32 158 £52,500 +10.52% 14
Croydon +4 11 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Canary Wharf 0 6 £61,250 +22.50%
Wimbledon 0 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Bromley +23 4 £44,750 -16.74%
Harrow +16 3 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Uxbridge -4 3 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Wembley - 3 £55,000 - 1
New Malden +5 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -10 2 £55,500 -14.61%
Twickenham -12 2 £85,000 +100.00% 1
Docklands, London - 2 £87,500 -
Chiswick - 2 £37,500 -
Chislehurst - 1 £35,000 -
Hounslow - 1 £50,000 -
Morden - 1 £72,500 -
Paddington - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1316 (84.20%) C#
2 1272 (81.38%) .NET
3 1025 (65.58%) SQL Server
4 832 (53.23%) SQL
5 767 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
6 752 (48.11%) Microsoft
7 692 (44.27%) ASP.NET
8 644 (41.20%) JavaScript
9 595 (38.07%) HTML
10 587 (37.56%) MVC
11 523 (33.46%) CSS
12 474 (30.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 465 (29.75%) jQuery
14 446 (28.53%) Windows
15 427 (27.32%) Finance
16 398 (25.46%) WCF
17 391 (25.02%) .NET Framework
18 385 (24.63%) MS Excel
19 347 (22.20%) Web Services
20 339 (21.69%) SQL Server 2008
21 337 (21.56%) XML
22 333 (21.31%) Scrum
23 332 (21.24%) Degree
24 320 (20.47%) TDD
25 309 (19.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 306 (19.58%) T-SQL
27 301 (19.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 271 (17.34%) SharePoint
29 253 (16.19%) ASP.NET MVC
30 230 (14.72%) HTML5

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 271 (17.34%) SharePoint
2 220 (14.08%) IIS
3 119 (7.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 110 (7.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 92 (5.89%) BizTalk Server
6 60 (3.84%) CMS
7 49 (3.13%) Umbraco
8 25 (1.60%) WebSphere
9 24 (1.54%) Kentico
10 19 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
11 18 (1.15%) DNN
12 16 (1.02%) Node.js
13 15 (0.96%) Immediacy CMS
14 14 (0.90%) Sitefinity
15 11 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
16 10 (0.64%) JBoss
17 8 (0.51%) WebLogic
17 8 (0.51%) Apache Spark
18 6 (0.38%) MS Exchange
18 6 (0.38%) Lync
Applications
1 385 (24.63%) MS Excel
2 90 (5.76%) MS Office
3 27 (1.73%) InfoPath
3 27 (1.73%) Photoshop
4 23 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (1.02%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.38%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.19%) MS Project
10 2 (0.13%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 137 (8.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.45%) Endur
3 5 (0.32%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.19%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.064%) Magento
5 1 (0.064%) ReMetrica
5 1 (0.064%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.064%) Summit
5 1 (0.064%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 87 (5.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (1.79%) Office 365
3 13 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.58%) GitHub
5 8 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.51%) SaaS
6 4 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.13%) Yammer
9 1 (0.064%) Heroku
9 1 (0.064%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.92%) Firewall
2 29 (1.86%) Intranet
3 23 (1.47%) Internet
4 21 (1.34%) DNS
5 19 (1.22%) SMTP
6 18 (1.15%) TCP/IP
7 13 (0.83%) HTTP
7 13 (0.83%) DHCP
8 10 (0.64%) SAN
9 9 (0.58%) LAN
9 9 (0.58%) VLAN
9 9 (0.58%) NAS
10 8 (0.51%) SSL
11 7 (0.45%) Extranet
12 6 (0.38%) SSH
13 5 (0.32%) HTTPS
13 5 (0.32%) Network Security
14 4 (0.26%) Broadband
14 4 (0.26%) FTP
15 3 (0.19%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1025 (65.58%) SQL Server
2 339 (21.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 309 (19.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 301 (19.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 168 (10.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 146 (9.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 113 (7.23%) Data Warehouse
8 92 (5.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 81 (5.18%) Relational Database
10 45 (2.88%) Oracle Database
11 36 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 32 (2.05%) Crystal Reports
13 26 (1.66%) MySQL
14 25 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
15 24 (1.54%) MongoDB
16 23 (1.47%) MS Access
17 22 (1.41%) Big Data
18 21 (1.34%) PerformancePoint
18 21 (1.34%) Hadoop
19 20 (1.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 474 (30.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 180 (11.52%) NUnit
3 145 (9.28%) Selenium
4 86 (5.50%) MSBuild
5 85 (5.44%) Subversion
6 84 (5.37%) Git (software)
7 83 (5.31%) SpecFlow
8 79 (5.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 74 (4.73%) FitNesse
10 70 (4.48%) JIRA
11 57 (3.65%) Visual Studio Team System
12 55 (3.52%) MSTest
13 51 (3.26%) HP UFT
14 43 (2.75%) SoapUI
15 37 (2.37%) Rhino Mocks
16 34 (2.18%) CruiseControl
17 28 (1.79%) Eclipse
18 23 (1.47%) Moq
19 22 (1.41%) TeamCity
20 21 (1.34%) WebDriver
General
1 427 (27.32%) Finance
2 115 (7.36%) Retail
3 99 (6.33%) Banking
4 64 (4.09%) Front Office
4 64 (4.09%) Back Office
5 54 (3.45%) Law
6 43 (2.75%) Marketing
7 31 (1.98%) Advertising
8 28 (1.79%) Legal
9 26 (1.66%) Telecoms
10 25 (1.60%) Investment Banking
11 15 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
12 13 (0.83%) Games
13 10 (0.64%) Publishing
14 7 (0.45%) Automotive
15 6 (0.38%) Music Industry
16 5 (0.32%) Manufacturing
17 3 (0.19%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.19%) Electronics
17 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1083 (69.29%) Developer
2 376 (24.06%) .NET Developer
3 298 (19.07%) C# Developer
4 177 (11.32%) Senior Developer
5 174 (11.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 120 (7.68%) Analyst
7 101 (6.46%) Software Developer
8 85 (5.44%) Web Developer
9 82 (5.25%) Software Engineer
10 73 (4.67%) SQL Developer
11 67 (4.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 62 (3.97%) ASP.NET Developer
12 62 (3.97%) Senior C# Developer
13 57 (3.65%) CRM Developer
13 57 (3.65%) SharePoint Developer
14 55 (3.52%) Graduate
14 55 (3.52%) Junior
15 48 (3.07%) Senior .NET Developer
16 45 (2.88%) Senior Software Engineer
17 42 (2.69%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1272 (81.38%) .NET
2 692 (44.27%) ASP.NET
3 595 (38.07%) HTML
4 523 (33.46%) CSS
5 465 (29.75%) jQuery
6 398 (25.46%) WCF
7 391 (25.02%) .NET Framework
8 347 (22.20%) Web Services
9 337 (21.56%) XML
10 253 (16.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 230 (14.72%) HTML5
12 228 (14.59%) Ajax
13 215 (13.76%) Entity Framework
14 147 (9.40%) SOAP
15 132 (8.45%) NHibernate
16 129 (8.25%) CSS3
17 120 (7.68%) WPF
18 113 (7.23%) LINQ
19 103 (6.59%) AngularJS
20 92 (5.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 207 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 166 (10.62%) Computer Science
3 75 (4.80%) Mobile App
4 68 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 62 (3.97%) Mathematics
6 56 (3.58%) Management Information System
7 53 (3.39%) Inversion of Control
8 42 (2.69%) User Experience
9 41 (2.62%) Client/Server
10 40 (2.56%) N-Tier
11 39 (2.50%) Blog
12 28 (1.79%) Physics
13 25 (1.60%) W3C
14 20 (1.28%) Fixed Income
15 18 (1.15%) Visualisation
16 17 (1.09%) Derivative
17 16 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
18 15 (0.96%) Replication
18 15 (0.96%) Blackberry
19 14 (0.90%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 446 (28.53%) Windows
2 70 (4.48%) Linux
3 66 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (3.26%) UNIX
5 43 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (2.43%) Android
7 35 (2.24%) Apple iOS
8 20 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (1.28%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.64%) Mac OS X
10 9 (0.58%) Solaris
11 8 (0.51%) FreeBSD
11 8 (0.51%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
12 6 (0.38%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.064%) CentOS
14 1 (0.064%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 767 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
2 587 (37.56%) MVC
3 333 (21.31%) Scrum
4 320 (20.47%) TDD
5 213 (13.63%) OO
6 176 (11.26%) Software Engineering
6 176 (11.26%) Unit Testing
7 172 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
8 163 (10.43%) CRM
9 158 (10.11%) SDLC
10 141 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
11 133 (8.51%) E-Commerce
12 130 (8.32%) BDD
13 110 (7.04%) Web Development
14 102 (6.53%) Automated Testing
15 99 (6.33%) Dependency Injection
16 97 (6.21%) Workflow
17 87 (5.57%) Performance Testing
18 76 (4.86%) Migration
18 76 (4.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1316 (84.20%) C#
2 832 (53.23%) SQL
3 644 (41.20%) JavaScript
4 306 (19.58%) T-SQL
5 165 (10.56%) Java
6 126 (8.06%) C++
7 100 (6.40%) VB.NET
8 88 (5.63%) PowerShell
9 64 (4.09%) VBA
10 61 (3.90%) Python
11 58 (3.71%) VB
12 28 (1.79%) PL/SQL
12 28 (1.79%) C
13 25 (1.60%) Perl
14 24 (1.54%) PHP
15 21 (1.34%) VBScript
16 13 (0.83%) Ruby
17 12 (0.77%) CoffeeScript
17 12 (0.77%) TypeScript
18 10 (0.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 332 (21.24%) Degree
2 115 (7.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 78 (4.99%) Security Cleared
4 72 (4.61%) DV Cleared
5 32 (2.05%) MCP
6 29 (1.86%) SC Cleared
7 21 (1.34%) MCSE
7 21 (1.34%) ISEB
8 17 (1.09%) ISTQB
9 14 (0.90%) MCTS
10 10 (0.64%) CISA
10 10 (0.64%) CISM
10 10 (0.64%) HND
11 8 (0.51%) MCSD
11 8 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (0.51%) MCSA
11 8 (0.51%) CCNA
11 8 (0.51%) MCITP
12 7 (0.45%) MCPD
12 7 (0.45%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 221 (14.14%) QA
2 19 (1.22%) SLA
3 10 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.26%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.064%) HL7
6 1 (0.064%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.064%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.064%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (2.30%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.22%) Hyper-V
4 18 (1.15%) VMware ESX
5 9 (0.58%) Docker
6 5 (0.32%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 29 (1.86%) SCOM
2 25 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (0.64%) Puppet
4 9 (0.58%) BMC PATROL
4 9 (0.58%) Backup Exec
4 9 (0.58%) WMI
5 8 (0.51%) SCCM
6 5 (0.32%) MOM
6 5 (0.32%) SCOrch
7 4 (0.26%) Graphite
7 4 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.26%) TeamSite
8 2 (0.13%) MIIS
8 2 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.064%) Ansible
9 1 (0.064%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.064%) Nagios
Vendors
1 752 (48.11%) Microsoft
2 208 (13.31%) Oracle
3 47 (3.01%) Sybase
4 40 (2.56%) Red Gate
5 29 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
6 28 (1.79%) Sitecore
7 26 (1.66%) Perforce
8 25 (1.60%) VMware
9 20 (1.28%) HP
10 19 (1.22%) TIBCO
10 19 (1.22%) Infragistics
11 17 (1.09%) Atlassian
12 15 (0.96%) StreamBase
13 14 (0.90%) MicroStrategy
14 13 (0.83%) SAP
15 12 (0.77%) Adobe
15 12 (0.77%) Tableau
16 10 (0.64%) Citrix
17 9 (0.58%) BMC
17 9 (0.58%) Metastorm
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