The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 820 790 810
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +20
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 76 81 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.074% 0.075%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 0.50% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 58 72 65
Average salary £55,000 £41,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.73% -12.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,100 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £67,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.87%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18927 16221 16662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.20% 14.87% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15988 13921 14487
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,600 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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 10 July 2014 within the UK.

Visual Studio Team System Salary Histogram in the UK

Visual Studio Team System
Top 12 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 10 July 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
(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
England -34 76 £55,000 +28.65% 10
London -30 55 £57,500 +4.54% 4
City of London -8 11 £57,500 +31.42% 1
East of England -16 9 - -
Bury St Edmunds - 9 - -
Suffolk - 9 - -
South East -17 6 £40,000 +3.22% 1
East Sussex - 6 £40,000 - 1
Brighton - 6 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands +3 5 £40,000 +29.03% 3
Staffordshire -2 5 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -3 5 £40,000 +29.03% 1

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 111 (77.08%) C#
2 109 (75.69%) .NET
3 99 (68.75%) SQL
4 96 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 88 (61.11%) Microsoft
6 73 (50.69%) ASP.NET
7 69 (47.92%) Visual Studio
8 59 (40.97%) Team Foundation Server
9 56 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 56 (38.89%) Scrum
10 47 (32.64%) XML
10 47 (32.64%) WCF
11 46 (31.94%) jQuery
11 46 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (31.25%) JavaScript
12 45 (31.25%) HTML
12 45 (31.25%) MS Excel
13 43 (29.86%) Windows
13 43 (29.86%) MVC
14 42 (29.17%) WinForms
15 41 (28.47%) Finance
15 41 (28.47%) .NET Framework
16 40 (27.78%) Degree
16 40 (27.78%) ETL
17 36 (25.00%) Web Services
17 36 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 36 (25.00%) QA
17 36 (25.00%) LINQ
18 35 (24.31%) TDD
18 35 (24.31%) OO

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 19 (13.19%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.33%) CMS
3 9 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
3 9 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
3 9 (6.25%) Oracle 10gAS
3 9 (6.25%) Apache
4 8 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (4.17%) IIS
6 4 (2.78%) SharePoint Foundation
6 4 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 45 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 22 (15.28%) MS Office
3 4 (2.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (3.47%) Line 500
2 5 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.78%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.25%) Intranet
2 5 (3.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 56 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (21.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (17.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (10.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 14 (9.72%) OLAP
8 14 (9.72%) Relational Database
9 10 (6.94%) Oracle Database
9 10 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
10 9 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (6.25%) DTS
11 4 (2.78%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.78%) QlikView
12 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 69 (47.92%) Visual Studio
2 59 (40.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (22.92%) NUnit
4 28 (19.44%) SpecFlow
5 22 (15.28%) Toad
5 22 (15.28%) QuickTest Pro
6 20 (13.89%) Selenium
7 16 (11.11%) MSTest
8 14 (9.72%) Rhino Mocks
9 13 (9.03%) Hudson
9 13 (9.03%) Jenkins
9 13 (9.03%) Subversion
10 11 (7.64%) JIRA
11 9 (6.25%) MorphX
11 9 (6.25%) PVCS
11 9 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (5.56%) LoadRunner
12 8 (5.56%) FitNesse
12 8 (5.56%) MSBuild
12 8 (5.56%) NSubstitute
General
1 41 (28.47%) Finance
2 27 (18.75%) Banking
3 24 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 17 (11.81%) Back Office
5 5 (3.47%) Front Office
6 4 (2.78%) Billing
7 2 (1.39%) Marketing
8 1 (0.69%) Legal
8 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (50.69%) Developer
2 46 (31.94%) Analyst
3 32 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 27 (18.75%) .NET Developer
5 24 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 24 (16.67%) Test Analyst
6 18 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 18 (12.50%) Business Analyst
7 15 (10.42%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (9.03%) Senior Test Engineer
8 13 (9.03%) Developer Analyst
9 12 (8.33%) Senior Developer
10 11 (7.64%) Lead Developer
11 10 (6.94%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (6.94%) Automation Specialist
12 9 (6.25%) Technical Director
13 8 (5.56%) Technical Developer
13 8 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
14 7 (4.86%) Testing Specialist
15 6 (4.17%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (75.69%) .NET
2 73 (50.69%) ASP.NET
3 47 (32.64%) WCF
3 47 (32.64%) XML
4 46 (31.94%) jQuery
5 45 (31.25%) HTML
6 42 (29.17%) WinForms
7 41 (28.47%) .NET Framework
8 36 (25.00%) Web Services
8 36 (25.00%) LINQ
9 34 (23.61%) Ajax
10 32 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (20.83%) WPF
12 29 (20.14%) CSS
13 23 (15.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 13 (9.03%) SOAP
15 11 (7.64%) RabbitMQ
16 10 (6.94%) Silverlight
17 9 (6.25%) RESTful
17 9 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.58%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 13 (9.03%) Equities
3 13 (9.03%) Hedge funds
4 9 (6.25%) GIS
5 5 (3.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.69%) Derivative
6 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) Wiki
6 1 (0.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 43 (29.86%) Windows
2 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.69%) Android
3 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (38.89%) Scrum
2 46 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (29.86%) MVC
4 40 (27.78%) ETL
5 35 (24.31%) OO
5 35 (24.31%) TDD
6 33 (22.92%) Automated Testing
7 26 (18.06%) Test Scripting
8 23 (15.97%) Performance Testing
8 23 (15.97%) Integration Testing
9 22 (15.28%) Test Automation
10 21 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (13.89%) Project Management
12 19 (13.19%) Software Testing
13 18 (12.50%) Test Management
14 17 (11.81%) Test Strategy
15 16 (11.11%) Multithreading
15 16 (11.11%) Investment Management
16 14 (9.72%) Fund Management
16 14 (9.72%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 111 (77.08%) C#
2 99 (68.75%) SQL
3 45 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 33 (22.92%) T-SQL
5 28 (19.44%) PL/SQL
6 14 (9.72%) VB.NET
7 13 (9.03%) C++
8 10 (6.94%) PHP
9 9 (6.25%) X++
10 5 (3.47%) VB
10 5 (3.47%) VBA
11 3 (2.08%) Java
12 1 (0.69%) Python
12 1 (0.69%) VB6
12 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 40 (27.78%) Degree
2 27 (18.75%) ISEB
3 17 (11.81%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.78%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (25.00%) QA
2 13 (9.03%) EMIR
2 13 (9.03%) Dodd-Frank
2 13 (9.03%) UCITS
System Software
1 4 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 88 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 29 (20.14%) Oracle
3 13 (9.03%) Bloomberg
4 9 (6.25%) Serena
5 8 (5.56%) Rackspace
6 6 (4.17%) HP
7 5 (3.47%) Sage
8 4 (2.78%) VMware
8 4 (2.78%) Logi Analytics
8 4 (2.78%) OpenLink
8 4 (2.78%) Hitachi
9 3 (2.08%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.39%) Telerik
11 1 (0.69%) thinkFolio
11 1 (0.69%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.69%) Infragistics
11 1 (0.69%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.69%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days annual leave + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, BUPA, 25 days hol
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago