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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 836 870 794
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -76
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 60 59 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.049% 0.096%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.31% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 50 36 97
Average salary £60,000 £44,761 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.04% +11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +6.66%

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
17958 19133 16594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.30% 16.04% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15038 15862 14138
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 1 May 2015 within the UK.

Visual Studio Team System Salary Histogram in the UK

Visual Studio Team System
Top 13 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 1 May 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
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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 +24 60 £60,000 +33.33% 1
London +44 50 £60,000 +4.34% 1
West Yorkshire - 8 - -
Yorkshire - 8 - -
Leeds - 8 - -
City of London +21 4 £53,750 +7.50%
Birmingham - 2 £51,250 -
West Midlands - 2 £51,250 -
Osterley - 1 £65,000 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £60,000 -
North East - 1 £60,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £60,000 -

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 97 (76.98%) .NET
2 95 (75.40%) C#
3 89 (70.63%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 82 (65.08%) SQL Server
6 80 (63.49%) Visual Studio
7 68 (53.97%) JavaScript
8 67 (53.17%) SQL
8 67 (53.17%) WCF
9 66 (52.38%) HTML
10 52 (41.27%) Windows
10 52 (41.27%) .NET Framework
11 49 (38.89%) ASP.NET
12 43 (34.13%) CSS
12 43 (34.13%) MS Office
12 43 (34.13%) SQL Server 2008
13 41 (32.54%) SharePoint
14 39 (30.95%) Team Foundation Server
15 38 (30.16%) XML
15 38 (30.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 37 (29.37%) IIS
17 35 (27.78%) CRM
17 35 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
17 35 (27.78%) Scrum
18 32 (25.40%) Finance
19 31 (24.60%) OO
19 31 (24.60%) SharePoint 2010
20 29 (23.02%) Ajax
21 28 (22.22%) Security Cleared
21 28 (22.22%) WPF

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 41 (32.54%) SharePoint
2 37 (29.37%) IIS
3 31 (24.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 26 (20.63%) BizTalk Server
5 19 (15.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 16 (12.70%) SharePoint Server
7 12 (9.52%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 43 (34.13%) MS Office
2 23 (18.25%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 35 (27.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.38%) Line 500
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (65.08%) SQL Server
2 43 (34.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (30.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (7.14%) SSDT
7 7 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.17%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.59%) Snowflake Schema
9 2 (1.59%) Star Schema
9 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 80 (63.49%) Visual Studio
2 39 (30.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (15.08%) QuickTest Pro
4 18 (14.29%) NUnit
5 10 (7.94%) SpecFlow
5 10 (7.94%) FitNesse
6 9 (7.14%) MSBuild
6 9 (7.14%) CruiseControl
7 8 (6.35%) Rational Functional Tester
8 7 (5.56%) LoadRunner
9 5 (3.97%) Selenium
10 4 (3.17%) RIATest
10 4 (3.17%) SoapUI
10 4 (3.17%) JIRA
11 3 (2.38%) LLBLGen Pro
11 3 (2.38%) NetAdvantage
12 2 (1.59%) NSubstitute
12 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
12 2 (1.59%) MSTest
General
1 32 (25.40%) Finance
2 21 (16.67%) Retail
3 4 (3.17%) Banking
4 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 64 (50.79%) Developer
2 31 (24.60%) CRM Developer
3 21 (16.67%) Analyst
3 21 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 20 (15.87%) Software Developer
5 19 (15.08%) Microsoft Developer
6 15 (11.90%) Test Engineer
6 15 (11.90%) Senior Test Engineer
6 15 (11.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 12 (9.52%) SharePoint Architect
7 12 (9.52%) Architect
8 10 (7.94%) .NET Developer
8 10 (7.94%) Senior Software Developer
9 8 (6.35%) Support Analyst
9 8 (6.35%) Tester
10 7 (5.56%) Test Analyst
11 6 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
11 6 (4.76%) C# Developer
11 6 (4.76%) Lead Developer
11 6 (4.76%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (76.98%) .NET
2 67 (53.17%) WCF
3 66 (52.38%) HTML
4 52 (41.27%) .NET Framework
5 49 (38.89%) ASP.NET
6 43 (34.13%) CSS
7 38 (30.16%) XML
8 29 (23.02%) Ajax
9 28 (22.22%) WPF
10 26 (20.63%) WF
11 25 (19.84%) Entity Framework
12 23 (18.25%) Silverlight
13 21 (16.67%) LINQ
14 19 (15.08%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
15 12 (9.52%) XSD
15 12 (9.52%) Windows SharePoint Services
16 10 (7.94%) ADO.NET
17 8 (6.35%) WinForms
17 8 (6.35%) XSL
18 7 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.76%) Telematics
3 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.17%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) iPhone
6 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.79%) DTV
6 1 (0.79%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 52 (41.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (70.63%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (27.78%) CRM
2 35 (27.78%) Scrum
3 31 (24.60%) OO
4 26 (20.63%) SOA
5 23 (18.25%) Test Automation
6 21 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 21 (16.67%) MVC
7 20 (15.87%) Web Development
8 18 (14.29%) Test Management
8 18 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
9 17 (13.49%) ETL
9 17 (13.49%) Performance Testing
10 16 (12.70%) Time Management
10 16 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (12.70%) TDD
11 15 (11.90%) Software Testing
11 15 (11.90%) Test Strategy
11 15 (11.90%) User Stories
12 14 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 95 (75.40%) C#
2 68 (53.97%) JavaScript
3 67 (53.17%) SQL
4 27 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 20 (15.87%) C++
6 15 (11.90%) T-SQL
7 13 (10.32%) Java
8 9 (7.14%) VB
9 4 (3.17%) VBScript
9 4 (3.17%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.38%) VBA
10 3 (2.38%) VB6
11 2 (1.59%) Ruby
12 1 (0.79%) Scala
12 1 (0.79%) Python
12 1 (0.79%) C
12 1 (0.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 27 (21.43%) DV Cleared
3 21 (16.67%) ISEB
3 21 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 20 (15.87%) ISTQB
5 17 (13.49%) Degree
6 9 (7.14%) MCAD
6 9 (7.14%) MCSD
6 9 (7.14%) MCPD
6 9 (7.14%) MCTS
7 8 (6.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (3.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (3.17%) PMP
9 4 (3.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (20.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 84 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.35%) Oracle
3 6 (4.76%) TOWER Software
4 5 (3.97%) HP
4 5 (3.97%) SAP
5 4 (3.17%) Hitachi
6 3 (2.38%) Sage
6 3 (2.38%) Infragistics
7 2 (1.59%) VMware
8 1 (0.79%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
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