The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio Team System over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 850 801 823
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +22
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 55 72 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.068% 0.060%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.30% 0.45% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 46 67 64
Average salary £52,000 £52,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £29,000 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18292 16147 17004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.03% 15.16% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15079 13732 14675
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Visual Studio Team System Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System within the UK.

Visual Studio Team System Salary Trend in the UK

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 within the UK.

Visual Studio Team System Salary Histogram in the UK

Visual Studio Team System
Top 16 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 September 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
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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
England -18 55 £52,000 -0.95% 5
London +13 40 £60,000 +9.09% 3
South East -8 6 £43,750 +34.61%
City of London +15 4 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Brighton - 4 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 4 £45,000 -
West Midlands -12 3 £35,000 -22.22% 1
East of England -16 3 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £35,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £42,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £35,000 - 1
Cambridge - 3 £42,500 -
Newbury - 2 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Derbyshire - 2 £35,000 -

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 101 (84.17%) C#
2 92 (76.67%) .NET
3 88 (73.33%) SQL
4 86 (71.67%) Microsoft
5 82 (68.33%) SQL Server
6 71 (59.17%) Agile Software Development
7 68 (56.67%) Visual Studio
8 60 (50.00%) ASP.NET
9 57 (47.50%) Windows
10 54 (45.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 51 (42.50%) WCF
12 49 (40.83%) Web Services
12 49 (40.83%) JavaScript
12 49 (40.83%) HTML
12 49 (40.83%) Scrum
13 44 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 42 (35.00%) Finance
14 42 (35.00%) WinForms
15 41 (34.17%) XML
16 39 (32.50%) .NET Framework
17 38 (31.67%) Degree
17 38 (31.67%) MS Excel
18 37 (30.83%) ETL
19 36 (30.00%) T-SQL
19 36 (30.00%) QA
20 33 (27.50%) WPF
20 33 (27.50%) Test Scripting
21 32 (26.67%) OO
22 31 (25.83%) MVC
22 31 (25.83%) jQuery

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 24 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 14 (11.67%) SharePoint Server
3 11 (9.17%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (7.50%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (7.50%) Apache
4 9 (7.50%) Oracle 10gAS
5 6 (5.00%) SharePoint Foundation
5 6 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (5.00%) IIS
6 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (31.67%) MS Excel
2 25 (20.83%) MS Office
3 6 (5.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (5.83%) Line 500
4 1 (0.83%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.50%) Intranet
2 2 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (68.33%) SQL Server
2 54 (45.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (18.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (15.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 19 (15.83%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (15.83%) Relational Database
7 15 (12.50%) OLAP
8 10 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (8.33%) Oracle Database
9 9 (7.50%) Oracle OLAP
9 9 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (7.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (7.50%) DTS
10 4 (3.33%) Data Mining
10 4 (3.33%) QlikView
11 3 (2.50%) SSDT
12 1 (0.83%) Big Data
12 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 68 (56.67%) Visual Studio
2 44 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (22.50%) SpecFlow
3 27 (22.50%) NUnit
4 24 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 23 (19.17%) Selenium
6 14 (11.67%) MSTest
6 14 (11.67%) LoadRunner
7 13 (10.83%) Toad
8 11 (9.17%) Subversion
9 10 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
9 10 (8.33%) MSBuild
10 9 (7.50%) MorphX
10 9 (7.50%) PVCS
10 9 (7.50%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (6.67%) JUnit
11 8 (6.67%) Hudson
11 8 (6.67%) Jenkins
11 8 (6.67%) NSubstitute
12 7 (5.83%) JMeter
General
1 42 (35.00%) Finance
2 18 (15.00%) Back Office
3 17 (14.17%) Banking
4 16 (13.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.00%) Marketing
6 4 (3.33%) Billing
7 3 (2.50%) Front Office
8 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.83%) Retail
9 1 (0.83%) Legal
9 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (49.17%) Developer
2 37 (30.83%) Analyst
3 28 (23.33%) C# Developer
4 20 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 18 (15.00%) .NET Developer
6 17 (14.17%) Test Engineer
7 16 (13.33%) Developer Analyst
7 16 (13.33%) Software Developer
7 16 (13.33%) Test Analyst
8 13 (10.83%) Tester
9 12 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
10 10 (8.33%) Senior Developer
11 8 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (5.83%) SharePoint Architect
12 7 (5.83%) Technical Tester
12 7 (5.83%) Architect
13 6 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (5.00%) Performance Analyst
13 6 (5.00%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (76.67%) .NET
2 60 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 51 (42.50%) WCF
4 49 (40.83%) Web Services
4 49 (40.83%) HTML
5 42 (35.00%) WinForms
6 41 (34.17%) XML
7 39 (32.50%) .NET Framework
8 33 (27.50%) WPF
9 31 (25.83%) jQuery
10 28 (23.33%) LINQ
10 28 (23.33%) CSS
11 26 (21.67%) Ajax
12 22 (18.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 18 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (10.83%) SOAP
15 11 (9.17%) WF
15 11 (9.17%) Silverlight
16 10 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
17 9 (7.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) Fixed Income
2 18 (15.00%) Equities
3 17 (14.17%) Computer Science
4 16 (13.33%) Hedge funds
5 14 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (7.50%) GIS
7 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.17%) iPhone
8 3 (2.50%) User Experience
9 2 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.83%) Derivative
10 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 57 (47.50%) Windows
2 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (59.17%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (40.83%) Scrum
3 37 (30.83%) ETL
4 33 (27.50%) Test Scripting
5 32 (26.67%) OO
6 31 (25.83%) MVC
7 28 (23.33%) TDD
8 27 (22.50%) Mentoring
9 26 (21.67%) Performance Testing
10 24 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 23 (19.17%) Project Management
11 23 (19.17%) Test Automation
12 22 (18.33%) Automated Testing
12 22 (18.33%) Test Planning
13 19 (15.83%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (15.83%) Multithreading
13 19 (15.83%) Investment Management
14 18 (15.00%) Data Analysis
14 18 (15.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 101 (84.17%) C#
2 88 (73.33%) SQL
3 49 (40.83%) JavaScript
4 36 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 27 (22.50%) PL/SQL
6 19 (15.83%) VB.NET
7 17 (14.17%) PHP
8 10 (8.33%) Java
9 9 (7.50%) X++
10 8 (6.67%) Scala
11 7 (5.83%) VBA
11 7 (5.83%) C++
12 5 (4.17%) Python
13 3 (2.50%) VB6
13 3 (2.50%) VB
14 2 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (31.67%) Degree
2 23 (19.17%) ISTQB
3 21 (17.50%) ISEB
4 14 (11.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (7.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (5.83%) Brainbench
7 2 (1.67%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (30.00%) QA
2 16 (13.33%) EMIR
2 16 (13.33%) Dodd-Frank
2 16 (13.33%) UCITS
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (15.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 86 (71.67%) Microsoft
2 28 (23.33%) Oracle
3 19 (15.83%) HP
4 18 (15.00%) Bloomberg
5 9 (7.50%) Serena
6 7 (5.83%) Sage
7 4 (3.33%) Logi Analytics
7 4 (3.33%) Hitachi
8 3 (2.50%) thinkFolio
8 3 (2.50%) Infragistics
9 2 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.83%) SAP
10 1 (0.83%) Citrix
10 1 (0.83%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.83%) VMware
10 1 (0.83%) Red Gate
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £42k - 47k per year + fantastic benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: £47,000 per annum circa - Grade 7
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus, 10 % pension
Posted: 27 days ago