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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 809 815 770
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -45
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 70 57 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.055% 0.098%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 0.34% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 59 48 89
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £56,200 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -22.72%

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
16946 16543 16928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.08% 15.95% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14360 13567 14783
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 27 January 2015 within the UK.

Visual Studio Team System Salary Histogram in the UK

Visual Studio Team System
Top 29 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 27 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
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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 +16 66 £50,000 - 5
London +18 31 £62,500 +19.04% 3
East of England -6 9 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 9 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 9 £45,000 -
Rickmansworth - 9 £45,000 -
South East -40 8 £55,000 +29.41%
Reigate - 6 £55,000 -
Staffordshire - 6 £45,000 -
Surrey - 6 £55,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 6 £45,000 -
City of London +7 5 £50,000 -4.76% 2
West Yorkshire - 4 - - 2
Yorkshire - 4 - - 2
Leeds - 4 - - 2
Birmingham - 3 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £30,250 -8.33%
Milton Keynes -6 2 £30,250 -8.33%
Manchester - 2 £27,500 -
Edinburgh - 2 £48,750 -
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
North West - 2 £27,500 -
Scotland - 2 £32,500 -
South Wales -14 1 £28,500 -9.52%
Wales -17 1 £28,500 -9.52%
South West - 1 £32,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £35,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £32,500 -
Bristol - 1 £32,500 -

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 93 (90.29%) C#
2 76 (73.79%) Microsoft
3 73 (70.87%) .NET
4 69 (66.99%) Visual Studio
5 68 (66.02%) SQL
6 66 (64.08%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (60.19%) SQL Server
8 51 (49.51%) Windows
9 49 (47.57%) Scrum
10 44 (42.72%) HTML
11 43 (41.75%) JavaScript
12 42 (40.78%) Team Foundation Server
13 37 (35.92%) ASP.NET
14 36 (34.95%) WCF
15 34 (33.01%) MS Office
16 33 (32.04%) XML
16 33 (32.04%) OO
17 32 (31.07%) WPF
18 31 (30.10%) Finance
19 30 (29.13%) Ajax
19 30 (29.13%) Test Automation
20 28 (27.18%) Silverlight
20 28 (27.18%) Performance Testing
20 28 (27.18%) VB.NET
21 27 (26.21%) SharePoint
21 27 (26.21%) QuickTest Pro
22 26 (25.24%) WF
22 26 (25.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 24 (23.30%) TDD
23 24 (23.30%) NUnit

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 27 (26.21%) SharePoint
2 21 (20.39%) SharePoint Server
3 19 (18.45%) IIS
4 12 (11.65%) SharePoint Foundation
5 11 (10.68%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (9.71%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (33.01%) MS Office
2 13 (12.62%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.94%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (9.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (7.77%) Line 500
3 1 (0.97%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (60.19%) SQL Server
2 26 (25.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (17.48%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (12.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (10.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (7.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (7.77%) SSDT
7 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.91%) Big Data
9 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.97%) Snowflake Schema
10 1 (0.97%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.97%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 69 (66.99%) Visual Studio
2 42 (40.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (26.21%) QuickTest Pro
4 24 (23.30%) NUnit
5 17 (16.50%) Selenium
6 10 (9.71%) JUnit
7 8 (7.77%) FitNesse
7 8 (7.77%) SpecFlow
8 7 (6.80%) LLBLGen Pro
8 7 (6.80%) Rational Functional Tester
8 7 (6.80%) NetAdvantage
9 5 (4.85%) LoadRunner
10 4 (3.88%) MSTest
10 4 (3.88%) Subversion
11 2 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (1.94%) CruiseControl
11 2 (1.94%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.94%) NSubstitute
12 1 (0.97%) NeoLoad
12 1 (0.97%) JMeter
General
1 31 (30.10%) Finance
2 7 (6.80%) Retail
3 6 (5.83%) Marketing
4 3 (2.91%) Back Office
5 2 (1.94%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.97%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 36 (34.95%) Developer
2 25 (24.27%) Software Developer
3 19 (18.45%) Analyst
4 16 (15.53%) Senior Developer
5 13 (12.62%) Test Engineer
5 13 (12.62%) Senior Software Developer
6 12 (11.65%) Architect
6 12 (11.65%) SharePoint Architect
7 11 (10.68%) Tester
7 11 (10.68%) .NET Developer
8 10 (9.71%) Senior Test Engineer
9 9 (8.74%) Software Engineer
10 7 (6.80%) Business Analyst
10 7 (6.80%) Test Analyst
11 6 (5.83%) Consultant
11 6 (5.83%) .NET Software Engineer
11 6 (5.83%) .NET Software Developer
12 5 (4.85%) QA Consultant
12 5 (4.85%) C# Developer
12 5 (4.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (70.87%) .NET
2 44 (42.72%) HTML
3 37 (35.92%) ASP.NET
4 36 (34.95%) WCF
5 33 (32.04%) XML
6 32 (31.07%) WPF
7 30 (29.13%) Ajax
8 28 (27.18%) Silverlight
9 26 (25.24%) WF
10 23 (22.33%) LINQ
11 21 (20.39%) Web Services
12 17 (16.50%) .NET Framework
13 14 (13.59%) WinForms
14 13 (12.62%) CSS
15 12 (11.65%) Windows SharePoint Services
16 10 (9.71%) ADO.NET
17 9 (8.74%) XSL
18 6 (5.83%) jQuery
19 5 (4.85%) REST
19 5 (4.85%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.74%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.83%) Telematics
4 5 (4.85%) iPhone
4 5 (4.85%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.85%) User Experience
4 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.88%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.91%) Equities
6 3 (2.91%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.94%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 51 (49.51%) Windows
2 3 (2.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (64.08%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (47.57%) Scrum
3 33 (32.04%) OO
4 30 (29.13%) Test Automation
5 28 (27.18%) Performance Testing
6 24 (23.30%) Test Strategy
6 24 (23.30%) TDD
7 20 (19.42%) Software Testing
8 18 (17.48%) Test Scripting
9 17 (16.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (16.50%) Regression Testing
10 16 (15.53%) Manual Testing
11 15 (14.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (14.56%) User Stories
11 15 (14.56%) SOA
11 15 (14.56%) ETL
12 14 (13.59%) Pair Programming
13 13 (12.62%) Automated Testing
13 13 (12.62%) Software Engineering
13 13 (12.62%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (90.29%) C#
2 68 (66.02%) SQL
3 43 (41.75%) JavaScript
4 28 (27.18%) VB.NET
5 23 (22.33%) C++
6 14 (13.59%) T-SQL
7 13 (12.62%) VB
8 12 (11.65%) Java
9 10 (9.71%) PHP
9 10 (9.71%) Scala
10 7 (6.80%) VB6
10 7 (6.80%) VBA
11 5 (4.85%) Python
12 3 (2.91%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.97%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Degree
2 15 (14.56%) ISEB
3 13 (12.62%) ISTQB
4 8 (7.77%) DV Cleared
4 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (2.91%) Brainbench
7 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.97%) MCPD
7 1 (0.97%) MCAD
7 1 (0.97%) MCSD
7 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.97%) PMP
7 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.97%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.30%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.97%) EMIR
2 1 (0.97%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.97%) UCITS
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (16.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 76 (73.79%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.56%) HP
3 8 (7.77%) Sage
4 7 (6.80%) Infragistics
5 6 (5.83%) TOWER Software
6 4 (3.88%) Oracle
7 3 (2.91%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.94%) VMware
8 2 (1.94%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.97%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.97%) SAP
9 1 (0.97%) Citrix
9 1 (0.97%) Hitachi
9 1 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
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