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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 209 156 132
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -24
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 639 836 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.58% 2.04% 2.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.60% 12.62% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 561 702 864
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,075 £36,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
7429 6624 7311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 18.35% 16.14% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6479 5513 5985
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 13 February 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 13 February 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 -32 93 £55,000 +10.00% 24
Croydon +8 15 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +2 9 £37,500 +11.11% 2
Canary Wharf +7 7 £52,500 +10.52%
Hammersmith -7 6 £60,000 +50.00%
Greenford - 6 £50,000 - 1
Dagenham - 4 £45,000 -
Twickenham - 3 £75,000 - 1
Enfield -1 2 £41,500 -17.00% 1
Surbiton - 2 £57,500 -
Uxbridge +1 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Harrow 0 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Hornchurch - 1 £29,000 -
Wembley - 1 £57,500 -
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 1059 (82.22%) C#
2 1000 (77.64%) .NET
3 764 (59.32%) SQL Server
4 604 (46.89%) SQL
5 583 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
6 559 (43.40%) Microsoft
7 532 (41.30%) JavaScript
8 494 (38.35%) ASP.NET
9 442 (34.32%) HTML
10 423 (32.84%) CSS
11 417 (32.38%) MVC
12 364 (28.26%) Finance
13 361 (28.03%) Team Foundation Server
14 360 (27.95%) jQuery
15 310 (24.07%) Windows
16 280 (21.74%) .NET Framework
17 272 (21.12%) WCF
18 266 (20.65%) MS Excel
19 250 (19.41%) Scrum
20 240 (18.63%) Degree
21 235 (18.25%) SQL Server 2008
22 234 (18.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 234 (18.17%) XML
23 231 (17.93%) SharePoint
24 229 (17.78%) Web Services
25 222 (17.24%) TDD
26 220 (17.08%) T-SQL
27 208 (16.15%) ASP.NET MVC
27 208 (16.15%) SDLC
28 191 (14.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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
1 231 (17.93%) SharePoint
2 152 (11.80%) IIS
3 98 (7.61%) SharePoint 2013
4 90 (6.99%) SharePoint 2010
5 77 (5.98%) BizTalk Server
6 58 (4.50%) CMS
7 37 (2.87%) Umbraco
8 21 (1.63%) Node.js
9 15 (1.16%) Skype for Business
10 14 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
11 13 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (0.62%) MS Project Server
13 6 (0.47%) DNN
13 6 (0.47%) Immediacy CMS
13 6 (0.47%) Kentico
13 6 (0.47%) SharePoint Foundation
13 6 (0.47%) Sitefinity
13 6 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 266 (20.65%) MS Excel
2 79 (6.13%) MS Office
3 49 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 42 (3.26%) Photoshop
5 29 (2.25%) Spreadsheet
6 18 (1.40%) InfoPath
7 15 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 15 (1.16%) MS Visio
8 12 (0.93%) Fireworks
9 7 (0.54%) MS Project
10 4 (0.31%) Abaqus
10 4 (0.31%) NASTRAN
10 4 (0.31%) SOLIDWORKS
11 2 (0.16%) SPSS
12 1 (0.078%) GIMP
12 1 (0.078%) InDesign
12 1 (0.078%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 81 (6.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.54%) Endur
4 5 (0.39%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 4 (0.31%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.16%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 2 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.078%) Magento
7 1 (0.078%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.078%) Maximo
7 1 (0.078%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.078%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.078%) Shopify
7 1 (0.078%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 75 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (2.33%) GitHub
3 23 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (1.09%) Office 365
5 13 (1.01%) Google Analytics
6 10 (0.78%) SaaS
7 9 (0.70%) Heroku
8 6 (0.47%) Yammer
9 4 (0.31%) IaaS
9 4 (0.31%) PaaS
10 3 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.23%) Trello
11 2 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.16%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.16%) Force.com
11 2 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.078%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.078%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.078%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.078%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.87%) Internet
2 30 (2.33%) Firewall
3 24 (1.86%) Intranet
4 21 (1.63%) SMTP
5 17 (1.32%) TCP/IP
6 14 (1.09%) Extranet
7 11 (0.85%) DNS
8 10 (0.78%) LDAP
9 8 (0.62%) Broadband
9 8 (0.62%) HTTP
9 8 (0.62%) SAN
10 7 (0.54%) VLAN
11 6 (0.47%) Skype
11 6 (0.47%) SNMP
12 5 (0.39%) DHCP
12 5 (0.39%) LAN
12 5 (0.39%) NAS
12 5 (0.39%) VPN
13 4 (0.31%) SSL
14 3 (0.23%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 764 (59.32%) SQL Server
2 235 (18.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 234 (18.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 191 (14.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 132 (10.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 92 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 59 (4.58%) SQL Server 2005
8 52 (4.04%) Oracle Database
9 41 (3.18%) Relational Database
10 39 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
11 38 (2.95%) MySQL
12 30 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
13 25 (1.94%) RDBMS
14 24 (1.86%) Crystal Reports
15 22 (1.71%) MS Access
16 17 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 17 (1.32%) NoSQL
16 17 (1.32%) PerformancePoint
17 14 (1.09%) KDB
18 13 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 361 (28.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 150 (11.65%) NUnit
3 117 (9.08%) Subversion
4 102 (7.92%) Git (software)
5 94 (7.30%) Selenium
6 76 (5.90%) JIRA
7 72 (5.59%) SpecFlow
8 54 (4.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 48 (3.73%) TeamCity
10 45 (3.49%) MSBuild
10 45 (3.49%) MSTest
11 41 (3.18%) FitNesse
12 38 (2.95%) WebDriver
13 34 (2.64%) Moq
14 32 (2.48%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 29 (2.25%) HP UFT
16 26 (2.02%) Jenkins
17 25 (1.94%) CruiseControl
18 23 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
18 23 (1.79%) SoapUI
General
1 364 (28.26%) Finance
2 110 (8.54%) Banking
3 71 (5.51%) Law
4 63 (4.89%) Retail
5 60 (4.66%) Front Office
6 48 (3.73%) Marketing
7 47 (3.65%) Back Office
8 45 (3.49%) Investment Banking
9 36 (2.80%) Advertising
10 28 (2.17%) Brand Awareness
11 23 (1.79%) Legal
12 22 (1.71%) Games
13 17 (1.32%) Telecoms
14 11 (0.85%) Publishing
15 10 (0.78%) Automotive
16 6 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.39%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.39%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.39%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 963 (74.77%) Developer
2 457 (35.48%) C# Developer
3 417 (32.38%) .NET Developer
4 310 (24.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 165 (12.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 162 (12.58%) Senior Developer
7 147 (11.41%) SQL Developer
8 142 (11.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 129 (10.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 125 (9.70%) Analyst
11 110 (8.54%) JavaScript Developer
12 102 (7.92%) Software Developer
13 99 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
14 91 (7.07%) SharePoint Developer
15 90 (6.99%) Senior .NET Developer
16 72 (5.59%) HTML Developer
17 68 (5.28%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 60 (4.66%) Agile Developer
18 60 (4.66%) Web Developer
19 57 (4.43%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1000 (77.64%) .NET
2 494 (38.35%) ASP.NET
3 442 (34.32%) HTML
4 423 (32.84%) CSS
5 360 (27.95%) jQuery
6 280 (21.74%) .NET Framework
7 272 (21.12%) WCF
8 234 (18.17%) XML
9 229 (17.78%) Web Services
10 208 (16.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 186 (14.44%) HTML5
12 165 (12.81%) Ajax
13 151 (11.72%) Entity Framework
14 130 (10.09%) AngularJS
15 118 (9.16%) ASP.NET Web API
15 118 (9.16%) WPF
16 109 (8.46%) CSS3
17 101 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 97 (7.53%) LINQ
19 96 (7.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 111 (8.62%) Computer Science
2 89 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (5.59%) User Experience
4 68 (5.28%) Mobile App
5 53 (4.11%) Mathematics
6 41 (3.18%) Inversion of Control
6 41 (3.18%) N-Tier
7 30 (2.33%) Blog
8 29 (2.25%) Management Information System
9 27 (2.10%) Client/Server
10 20 (1.55%) Blackberry
10 20 (1.55%) Physics
11 16 (1.24%) iPhone
12 15 (1.16%) Data Structures
12 15 (1.16%) Equities
13 14 (1.09%) Fixed Income
14 13 (1.01%) Fintech
15 12 (0.93%) Derivative
15 12 (0.93%) Hedge funds
16 11 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 310 (24.07%) Windows
2 57 (4.43%) Windows Server
3 42 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (2.95%) Linux
5 31 (2.41%) Android
5 31 (2.41%) Unix
6 24 (1.86%) Apple iOS
7 16 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (1.09%) Mac OS X
9 13 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.85%) Windows 7
11 9 (0.70%) FreeBSD
11 9 (0.70%) Solaris
12 5 (0.39%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.16%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 583 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
2 417 (32.38%) MVC
3 250 (19.41%) Scrum
4 222 (17.24%) TDD
5 208 (16.15%) SDLC
6 188 (14.60%) OO
7 159 (12.34%) Web Development
8 155 (12.03%) Unit Testing
9 125 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
10 122 (9.47%) BDD
11 109 (8.46%) Business Intelligence
12 104 (8.07%) E-Commerce
13 94 (7.30%) CRM
14 86 (6.68%) Automated Testing
15 78 (6.06%) ETL
15 78 (6.06%) Test Automation
16 76 (5.90%) Workflow
17 75 (5.82%) Mentoring
18 71 (5.51%) Dependency Injection
19 70 (5.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1059 (82.22%) C#
2 604 (46.89%) SQL
3 532 (41.30%) JavaScript
4 220 (17.08%) T-SQL
5 128 (9.94%) C++
6 99 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 87 (6.75%) VB
8 86 (6.68%) Java
9 57 (4.43%) PowerShell
10 53 (4.11%) C
11 42 (3.26%) VBA
12 41 (3.18%) PHP
13 40 (3.11%) Python
14 30 (2.33%) VBScript
15 16 (1.24%) VB6
16 14 (1.09%) XAML
17 13 (1.01%) Shell Script
17 13 (1.01%) X++
18 11 (0.85%) Scala
19 10 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 240 (18.63%) Degree
2 56 (4.35%) ISEB
3 42 (3.26%) ISTQB
4 32 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (2.10%) Security Cleared
6 18 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 15 (1.16%) DV Cleared
8 12 (0.93%) MCSE
9 9 (0.70%) HP ASE
10 8 (0.62%) SC Cleared
11 6 (0.47%) MCSA
12 4 (0.31%) CCNA
12 4 (0.31%) CISA
12 4 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.31%) CISM
12 4 (0.31%) MCAD
12 4 (0.31%) MCP
12 4 (0.31%) MCSD
12 4 (0.31%) PhD
13 3 (0.23%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (12.73%) QA
2 32 (2.48%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.31%) SDET
5 4 (0.31%) SLA
6 1 (0.078%) COBIT
6 1 (0.078%) HL7
6 1 (0.078%) MiFID
6 1 (0.078%) SEPA
6 1 (0.078%) Solvency II
System Software
1 76 (5.90%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (0.85%) Docker
5 8 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.39%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.23%) Firmware
8 2 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.54%) SCCM
3 5 (0.39%) Backup Exec
3 5 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.31%) Puppet
5 2 (0.16%) Ansible
5 2 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 2 (0.16%) Kibana
5 2 (0.16%) logstash
5 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.16%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.078%) MIIS
6 1 (0.078%) SCOM
6 1 (0.078%) Terraform
6 1 (0.078%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 559 (43.40%) Microsoft
2 160 (12.42%) Oracle
3 31 (2.41%) Adobe
4 30 (2.33%) HP
5 26 (2.02%) Telerik
6 19 (1.48%) Google
6 19 (1.48%) VMware
7 17 (1.32%) Sitecore
8 16 (1.24%) Xamarin
9 12 (0.93%) Facebook
9 12 (0.93%) iManage
9 12 (0.93%) Perforce
10 11 (0.85%) Charles River
10 11 (0.85%) SAP
11 9 (0.70%) Citrix
12 8 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.54%) Apple
14 6 (0.47%) Informatica
15 5 (0.39%) Infragistics
16 4 (0.31%) Cognos
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per month + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Mobile, Phone, Healt
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Greenford, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Cube Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Enfield, Middlesex
Langley James
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Modis
Salary: Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Coded People
Salary: £43000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £25,000 - £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago