The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio Team System over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank - - 251
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +6.66%
Visual Studio Team System
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1154 1021 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.94% 15.11% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 962 896 959
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Visual Studio Team System Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Visual Studio Team System Salary Trend in the North West

Visual Studio Team System
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Visual Studio Team System 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 Team System.

1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Visual Studio Team System 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 Team System. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA