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 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 Team System (VSTS)
Rank 233 266 -
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.036% 0.029% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £44,761
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +0.53%
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
1129 1222 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.40% 17.66% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 985 1124 888
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) HP
2 8 (80.00%) HP UFT
2 8 (80.00%) Code Coverage
2 8 (80.00%) QA
2 8 (80.00%) Selenium
2 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (80.00%) Manual Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) NUnit
2 8 (80.00%) JUnit
2 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) OOP
2 8 (80.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) PHP
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 8 (80.00%) iPhone
2 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (80.00%) Scala
2 8 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (80.00%) Test Strategy

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (80.00%) HP UFT
2 8 (80.00%) JUnit
2 8 (80.00%) NUnit
2 8 (80.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Automation Engineer
1 8 (80.00%) Automation Tester
1 8 (80.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 8 (80.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 8 (80.00%) QA Engineer
1 8 (80.00%) QA Tester
1 8 (80.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) CRM Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 8 (80.00%) Code Coverage
1 8 (80.00%) Functional Testing
1 8 (80.00%) Manual Testing
1 8 (80.00%) OOP
1 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
1 8 (80.00%) QA Automation
1 8 (80.00%) Regression Testing
1 8 (80.00%) Scrum
1 8 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (80.00%) Test Scripting
1 8 (80.00%) Test Strategy
1 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) PHP
1 8 (80.00%) Python
1 8 (80.00%) Scala
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) HP