The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 427 397 431
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +34
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 8 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.039% 0.065% 0.046%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.45% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 6
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +9.67%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.04%
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3475 2872 3129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.75% 14.43% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2987 2401 2815
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Visual Studio Team System Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Visual Studio Team System Salary Trend in the South East

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Visual Studio Team System Salary Histogram in the South East

Visual Studio Team System
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Surrey - 6 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire 0 2 £30,250 -8.33%
Visual Studio Team System
England

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (72.73%) Change Control
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 6 (54.55%) VB
5 6 (54.55%) C++
5 6 (54.55%) OO
5 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
5 6 (54.55%) SOA
5 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
5 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (54.55%) TOWER Software
5 6 (54.55%) Test Strategy
5 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (54.55%) Requirements Engineering
5 6 (54.55%) Telematics
5 6 (54.55%) User Stories
5 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
5 6 (54.55%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (54.55%) Degree
5 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
5 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Use Case

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
3 1 (9.09%) NUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) LINQ
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Telematics
1 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
3 8 (72.73%) Change Control
4 6 (54.55%) OO
4 6 (54.55%) SOA
4 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
4 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (54.55%) Test Strategy
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (54.55%) Requirements Engineering
4 6 (54.55%) User Stories
4 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 6 (54.55%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (54.55%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Use Case
4 6 (54.55%) Time Management
5 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) BDD
7 2 (18.18%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) VB
2 6 (54.55%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) TOWER Software
3 2 (18.18%) VMware