The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 135 115 155
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +40
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1118 1107 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.22% 2.39% 1.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.87% 14.95% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 909 985 885
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8686 7403 7973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 17.28% 16.00% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7162 6382 7061
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 321 £55,000 +15.78% 39
Kingston Upon Thames -3 12 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Docklands, London +7 11 £52,500 +40.00%
Ealing +8 7 £37,457 -16.76%
Beckenham - 7 £35,000 - 1
Sidcup +4 6 £41,000 +9.33%
Harrow -2 6 £58,500 +125.00%
Bromley - 4 £39,500 -
Chiswick - 2 £41,250 -
Hammersmith -1 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Wimbledon -13 1 £47,500 +11.11%
Croydon -36 1 £57,500 +30.31% 1
Enfield - 1 - -
Bexleyheath - 1 £52,500 -
Brentford - 1 £35,000 -
Orpington - 1 £52,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1713 (81.42%) .NET
2 1560 (74.14%) C#
3 1213 (57.65%) SQL Server
4 942 (44.77%) Microsoft
5 939 (44.63%) ASP.NET
6 885 (42.06%) JavaScript
7 856 (40.68%) SQL
8 822 (39.07%) HTML
9 784 (37.26%) CSS
10 692 (32.89%) Team Foundation Server
11 637 (30.28%) MVC
12 623 (29.61%) jQuery
13 597 (28.37%) Finance
14 586 (27.85%) XML
15 545 (25.90%) Agile Software Development
16 480 (22.81%) TDD
17 475 (22.58%) .NET Framework
18 456 (21.67%) Degree
19 455 (21.63%) SharePoint
20 454 (21.58%) SQL Server 2008
21 434 (20.63%) MS Excel
22 427 (20.29%) Windows
23 414 (19.68%) WCF
24 388 (18.44%) T-SQL
25 385 (18.30%) Web Services
26 366 (17.40%) OO
26 366 (17.40%) Scrum
27 348 (16.54%) IIS
28 335 (15.92%) Ajax
29 319 (15.16%) HTML5

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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
1 455 (21.63%) SharePoint
2 348 (16.54%) IIS
3 233 (11.07%) CMS
4 207 (9.84%) SharePoint 2010
5 126 (5.99%) Umbraco
6 124 (5.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 93 (4.42%) SharePoint Server
8 61 (2.90%) Sitecore CMS
9 32 (1.52%) MS Project Server
10 25 (1.19%) Joomla!
11 23 (1.09%) Node.js
12 22 (1.05%) SharePoint Foundation
13 20 (0.95%) Tomcat
14 15 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
15 14 (0.67%) Apache
16 13 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
17 12 (0.57%) DNN
18 11 (0.52%) WebSphere
19 10 (0.48%) Lync
20 9 (0.43%) Drupal
Applications
1 434 (20.63%) MS Excel
2 54 (2.57%) MS Visio
3 51 (2.42%) Photoshop
3 51 (2.42%) InfoPath
4 41 (1.95%) MS Office
5 29 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.095%) MS Project
7 2 (0.095%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.095%) GIMP
8 1 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.048%) Mingle
8 1 (0.048%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 36 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.33%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.19%) Sophis RISQUE
4 4 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.095%) Tridion
5 2 (0.095%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.048%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.048%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.048%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.048%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.048%) arcHouse
6 1 (0.048%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.048%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 56 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
1 56 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (1.52%) Office 365
3 31 (1.47%) GitHub
4 21 (1.00%) SaaS
5 11 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.33%) Basecamp
7 3 (0.14%) PaaS
8 2 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.095%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.048%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.048%) Route 53
9 1 (0.048%) IaaS
9 1 (0.048%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.048%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (4.52%) Internet
2 50 (2.38%) HTTP
3 35 (1.66%) Intranet
4 16 (0.76%) Extranet
5 13 (0.62%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.48%) SSL
7 7 (0.33%) Firewall
7 7 (0.33%) DNS
8 6 (0.29%) SSH
9 4 (0.19%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.14%) LAN
10 3 (0.14%) DHCP
10 3 (0.14%) Kerberos
10 3 (0.14%) VLAN
11 2 (0.095%) SMS
11 2 (0.095%) LDAP
11 2 (0.095%) OpenVPN
11 2 (0.095%) IMAP
11 2 (0.095%) NAS
12 1 (0.048%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1213 (57.65%) SQL Server
2 454 (21.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 269 (12.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 258 (12.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 250 (11.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 150 (7.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 142 (6.75%) Relational Database
8 127 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
9 93 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 76 (3.61%) MySQL
11 55 (2.61%) SQL Server 2000
12 43 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 40 (1.90%) OLAP
14 36 (1.71%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 33 (1.57%) RDBMS
15 33 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
16 23 (1.09%) MS Access
17 22 (1.05%) PerformancePoint
18 21 (1.00%) DTS
18 21 (1.00%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 692 (32.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 216 (10.27%) NUnit
3 146 (6.94%) Subversion
4 127 (6.04%) Selenium
5 115 (5.47%) Git (software)
6 85 (4.04%) MSBuild
7 70 (3.33%) Cucumber
8 68 (3.23%) SpecFlow
9 58 (2.76%) TeamCity
10 57 (2.71%) FitNesse
11 56 (2.66%) CruiseControl
12 54 (2.57%) Eclipse
13 48 (2.28%) ReSharper
14 47 (2.23%) JIRA
15 44 (2.09%) QuickTest Pro
15 44 (2.09%) Jenkins
16 39 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 32 (1.52%) WebDriver
18 30 (1.43%) LoadRunner
18 30 (1.43%) Jasmine
General
1 597 (28.37%) Finance
2 151 (7.18%) Retail
3 149 (7.08%) Banking
4 119 (5.66%) Marketing
5 66 (3.14%) Advertising
6 65 (3.09%) Games
7 59 (2.80%) Law
8 48 (2.28%) Back Office
9 42 (2.00%) Investment Banking
9 42 (2.00%) Publishing
10 33 (1.57%) Front Office
11 32 (1.52%) Telecoms
12 27 (1.28%) Legal
13 20 (0.95%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.48%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.43%) French Language
15 9 (0.43%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.24%) Norwegian Language
16 5 (0.24%) Swedish Language
17 4 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1359 (64.59%) Developer
2 393 (18.68%) .NET Developer
3 340 (16.16%) C# Developer
4 262 (12.45%) Senior Developer
5 237 (11.26%) Analyst
6 184 (8.75%) Web Developer
7 177 (8.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 132 (6.27%) SharePoint Developer
9 103 (4.90%) Senior .NET Developer
10 98 (4.66%) Software Developer
11 94 (4.47%) ASP.NET Developer
12 88 (4.18%) Architect
13 80 (3.80%) Software Engineer
14 77 (3.66%) Business Analyst
15 75 (3.56%) Agile .NET Developer
16 74 (3.52%) Programmer
17 68 (3.23%) Consultant
18 67 (3.18%) Junior
19 65 (3.09%) Tester
20 64 (3.04%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1713 (81.42%) .NET
2 939 (44.63%) ASP.NET
3 822 (39.07%) HTML
4 784 (37.26%) CSS
5 623 (29.61%) jQuery
6 586 (27.85%) XML
7 475 (22.58%) .NET Framework
8 414 (19.68%) WCF
9 385 (18.30%) Web Services
10 335 (15.92%) Ajax
11 319 (15.16%) HTML5
12 301 (14.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 214 (10.17%) WPF
14 212 (10.08%) XSLT
15 210 (9.98%) CSS3
16 179 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 157 (7.46%) LINQ
18 147 (6.99%) REST
19 139 (6.61%) XHTML
20 135 (6.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 170 (8.08%) Computer Science
2 110 (5.23%) Mathematics
3 105 (4.99%) Open Source
4 84 (3.99%) Mobile App
4 84 (3.99%) Inversion of Control
5 79 (3.75%) Management Information System
6 52 (2.47%) Blackberry
7 44 (2.09%) N-Tier
8 41 (1.95%) Physics
9 38 (1.81%) Blog
10 24 (1.14%) Derivative
10 24 (1.14%) Client/Server
11 20 (0.95%) Replication
12 19 (0.90%) Statistics
13 18 (0.86%) Social Media
14 17 (0.81%) iPhone
14 17 (0.81%) Hedge funds
14 17 (0.81%) Equities
15 16 (0.76%) E-Learning
15 16 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 427 (20.29%) Windows
2 106 (5.04%) Android
3 91 (4.33%) Apple iOS
4 86 (4.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (2.71%) Linux
6 34 (1.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (1.28%) Windows 8
8 21 (1.00%) Windows 7
9 19 (0.90%) Windows Phone
10 15 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (0.71%) Mac OS X
11 13 (0.62%) UNIX
12 9 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
13 7 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
15 3 (0.14%) Windows Phone 7
15 3 (0.14%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.095%) Debian
17 1 (0.048%) CentOS
17 1 (0.048%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 637 (30.28%) MVC
2 545 (25.90%) Agile Software Development
3 480 (22.81%) TDD
4 366 (17.40%) OO
4 366 (17.40%) Scrum
5 276 (13.12%) E-Commerce
6 269 (12.79%) Unit Testing
7 257 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
8 232 (11.03%) Software Engineering
9 194 (9.22%) Web Development
10 161 (7.65%) BDD
11 159 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
12 133 (6.32%) SOA
13 129 (6.13%) OOP
14 112 (5.32%) UML
15 111 (5.28%) Automated Testing
15 111 (5.28%) Migration
16 109 (5.18%) Waterfall
17 105 (4.99%) Pair Programming
18 102 (4.85%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1560 (74.14%) C#
2 885 (42.06%) JavaScript
3 856 (40.68%) SQL
4 388 (18.44%) T-SQL
5 187 (8.89%) Java
6 146 (6.94%) VB.NET
7 139 (6.61%) C++
8 136 (6.46%) VB
9 121 (5.75%) PowerShell
10 100 (4.75%) Ruby
11 74 (3.52%) XPath
12 62 (2.95%) PHP
13 54 (2.57%) VBA
14 42 (2.00%) VBScript
15 41 (1.95%) C
16 36 (1.71%) Perl
17 34 (1.62%) VB6
18 31 (1.47%) Objective-C
18 31 (1.47%) Python
19 16 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 456 (21.67%) Degree
2 92 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (1.95%) ISEB
4 32 (1.52%) ISTQB
5 21 (1.00%) MCSD
6 18 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 16 (0.76%) Security Cleared
8 15 (0.71%) SC Cleared
9 13 (0.62%) MCAD
9 13 (0.62%) MCTS
10 10 (0.48%) MCITP
10 10 (0.48%) PhD
11 7 (0.33%) MCP
12 6 (0.29%) MCPD
13 5 (0.24%) MCSE
14 4 (0.19%) MCDBA
14 4 (0.19%) Sun Certification
15 3 (0.14%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Certified Architect
15 3 (0.14%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (11.98%) QA
2 5 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.19%) ISO 9000
3 4 (0.19%) WCAG
4 3 (0.14%) EMIR
4 3 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
4 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.095%) SLA
6 1 (0.048%) HL7
6 1 (0.048%) DICOM
6 1 (0.048%) Data Quality
System Software
1 50 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 15 (0.71%) IAG
5 4 (0.19%) vSphere
6 3 (0.14%) UAG
7 2 (0.095%) Samba
7 2 (0.095%) NFS
7 2 (0.095%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.095%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.095%) OpenSSH
7 2 (0.095%) Postfix
8 1 (0.048%) XenApp
8 1 (0.048%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.048%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 25 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (0.57%) Control-M
3 7 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.24%) ZABBIX
5 4 (0.19%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.14%) SCOM
7 2 (0.095%) Nagios
7 2 (0.095%) Puppet
7 2 (0.095%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.095%) SCCM
8 1 (0.048%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.048%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 942 (44.77%) Microsoft
2 206 (9.79%) Oracle
3 92 (4.37%) Sitecore
4 55 (2.61%) DevExpress
5 54 (2.57%) TIBCO
6 37 (1.76%) IBM
7 34 (1.62%) Adobe
8 29 (1.38%) StreamBase
9 28 (1.33%) Metastorm
10 27 (1.28%) Ektron
10 27 (1.28%) Telerik
11 25 (1.19%) Hitachi
11 25 (1.19%) Lotus
12 21 (1.00%) VMware
13 20 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
14 19 (0.90%) Facebook
14 19 (0.90%) Sybase
15 17 (0.81%) EPiServer
15 17 (0.81%) JBoss
16 15 (0.71%) Tableau
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £70000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
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JM Digital
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: c. 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ground Control
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £20k to £30k + benefits
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