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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 822 806 820
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 71 71 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.067% 0.063%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 0.44% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 60 63 66
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £70,000 £60,000
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
18505 16174 17031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.11% 15.23% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15328 13778 14724
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -11 71 £55,000 +7.31% 5
London +17 54 £60,000 +9.09% 3
City of London +4 10 £58,750 +46.87% 1
South East -21 9 £42,500 +31.78%
Brighton - 7 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 7 £42,500 -
East of England -18 3 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 3 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £42,500 -
West Midlands -2 2 £35,000 -22.22%
East Midlands - 2 £36,250 -
Staffordshire - 2 £35,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £35,000 -
Newbury - 2 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £35,000 -

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 103 (79.23%) C#
2 94 (72.31%) .NET
2 94 (72.31%) Microsoft
3 93 (71.54%) SQL
4 84 (64.62%) SQL Server
5 74 (56.92%) Visual Studio
6 62 (47.69%) ASP.NET
7 58 (44.62%) Windows
8 55 (42.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 54 (41.54%) Scrum
10 50 (38.46%) JavaScript
10 50 (38.46%) HTML
11 49 (37.69%) WCF
12 46 (35.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 46 (35.38%) Web Services
13 45 (34.62%) WinForms
14 43 (33.08%) XML
15 42 (32.31%) MS Excel
15 42 (32.31%) Degree
16 41 (31.54%) .NET Framework
16 41 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
17 39 (30.00%) Finance
17 39 (30.00%) ETL
18 36 (27.69%) QA
18 36 (27.69%) jQuery
19 35 (26.92%) T-SQL
20 34 (26.15%) OO
20 34 (26.15%) Test Scripting
21 32 (24.62%) WPF
21 32 (24.62%) LINQ

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (17.69%) SharePoint
2 13 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
3 10 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (6.92%) Oracle 10gAS
4 9 (6.92%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (6.92%) Apache
5 6 (4.62%) IIS
5 6 (4.62%) SharePoint Foundation
5 6 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.54%) CMS
6 2 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 42 (32.31%) MS Excel
2 28 (21.54%) MS Office
3 6 (4.62%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (6.92%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (4.62%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.92%) Intranet
2 2 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (64.62%) SQL Server
2 55 (42.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (23.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (17.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (16.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 21 (16.15%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (14.62%) Relational Database
8 18 (13.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 15 (11.54%) OLAP
10 10 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (7.69%) Oracle Database
11 9 (6.92%) Oracle OLAP
11 9 (6.92%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (6.92%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (6.92%) DTS
12 4 (3.08%) Data Mining
12 4 (3.08%) QlikView
13 2 (1.54%) SSDT
14 1 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 74 (56.92%) Visual Studio
2 46 (35.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (23.08%) SpecFlow
4 29 (22.31%) NUnit
5 24 (18.46%) QuickTest Pro
5 24 (18.46%) Selenium
6 15 (11.54%) Subversion
6 15 (11.54%) Toad
7 14 (10.77%) LoadRunner
8 13 (10.00%) Hudson
8 13 (10.00%) Jenkins
9 12 (9.23%) MSTest
10 10 (7.69%) MSBuild
10 10 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
11 9 (6.92%) MorphX
11 9 (6.92%) PVCS
11 9 (6.92%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (6.15%) NSubstitute
13 7 (5.38%) JMeter
14 6 (4.62%) CruiseControl
General
1 39 (30.00%) Finance
2 19 (14.62%) Banking
3 18 (13.85%) Investment Banking
3 18 (13.85%) Back Office
4 4 (3.08%) Billing
4 4 (3.08%) Marketing
5 3 (2.31%) Front Office
6 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.77%) Legal
7 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.77%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 63 (48.46%) Developer
2 40 (30.77%) Analyst
3 30 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 21 (16.15%) Business Analyst
5 20 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 20 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 19 (14.62%) Test Engineer
7 18 (13.85%) Test Analyst
8 16 (12.31%) Developer Analyst
9 13 (10.00%) Tester
10 11 (8.46%) Senior Developer
10 11 (8.46%) Senior Test Engineer
11 10 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (6.92%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (5.38%) SharePoint Architect
13 7 (5.38%) Architect
13 7 (5.38%) Technical Tester
14 6 (4.62%) Programmer
14 6 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
14 6 (4.62%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (72.31%) .NET
2 62 (47.69%) ASP.NET
3 50 (38.46%) HTML
4 49 (37.69%) WCF
5 46 (35.38%) Web Services
6 45 (34.62%) WinForms
7 43 (33.08%) XML
8 41 (31.54%) .NET Framework
9 36 (27.69%) jQuery
10 32 (24.62%) WPF
10 32 (24.62%) LINQ
11 27 (20.77%) Ajax
11 27 (20.77%) CSS
12 21 (16.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 20 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (10.00%) SOAP
15 10 (7.69%) WF
15 10 (7.69%) Silverlight
16 9 (6.92%) JSON
16 9 (6.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 19 (14.62%) Fixed Income
3 18 (13.85%) Equities
4 16 (12.31%) Hedge funds
5 9 (6.92%) GIS
6 5 (3.85%) iPhone
7 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.77%) Derivative
8 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.77%) Wiki
8 1 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 58 (44.62%) Windows
2 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (41.54%) Scrum
2 41 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (30.00%) ETL
4 34 (26.15%) OO
4 34 (26.15%) Test Scripting
5 30 (23.08%) TDD
5 30 (23.08%) MVC
6 28 (21.54%) Automated Testing
7 27 (20.77%) Performance Testing
8 24 (18.46%) Project Management
8 24 (18.46%) Software Testing
9 23 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (17.69%) Test Automation
10 19 (14.62%) Multithreading
10 19 (14.62%) Investment Management
11 18 (13.85%) Data Analysis
11 18 (13.85%) Regression Testing
11 18 (13.85%) Test Strategy
12 17 (13.08%) Integration Testing
13 16 (12.31%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (79.23%) C#
2 93 (71.54%) SQL
3 50 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 35 (26.92%) T-SQL
5 27 (20.77%) PL/SQL
6 18 (13.85%) VB.NET
7 15 (11.54%) PHP
8 10 (7.69%) C++
9 9 (6.92%) X++
10 8 (6.15%) Java
11 6 (4.62%) VBA
11 6 (4.62%) Scala
12 5 (3.85%) Python
13 2 (1.54%) VB6
13 2 (1.54%) VB
14 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (32.31%) Degree
2 26 (20.00%) ISEB
3 23 (17.69%) ISTQB
4 14 (10.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (9.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (5.38%) Brainbench
7 2 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.77%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (27.69%) QA
2 16 (12.31%) EMIR
2 16 (12.31%) Dodd-Frank
2 16 (12.31%) UCITS
System Software
1 4 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 94 (72.31%) Microsoft
2 28 (21.54%) Oracle
3 18 (13.85%) Bloomberg
4 17 (13.08%) HP
5 9 (6.92%) Serena
6 6 (4.62%) Sage
7 4 (3.08%) VMware
7 4 (3.08%) Hitachi
7 4 (3.08%) Logi Analytics
8 3 (2.31%) thinkFolio
9 2 (1.54%) Infragistics
9 2 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.77%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.77%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.77%) SAP
10 1 (0.77%) Cognizant
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