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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 835 818 791
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -27
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 57 78 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.070% 0.088%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.33% 0.43% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 47 54 77
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,150 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £38,125
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +11.47%

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
17377 18136 16257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.15% 16.20% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14595 14832 13860
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 27 March 2015 within the UK.

Visual Studio Team System Salary Histogram in the UK

Visual Studio Team System
Top 20 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 March 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 -6 57 £60,000 +26.31% 4
London +40 44 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Leeds +14 7 - -
Yorkshire +8 7 - -
West Yorkshire +4 7 - -
City of London 0 7 £50,000 +5.26%
South East -31 2 £55,000 +26.40% 1
West Midlands - 2 £51,250 -
Surrey - 2 £55,000 -
Reigate - 2 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £51,250 -
East of England +9 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Osterley - 1 £65,000 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £60,000 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
North East - 1 £60,000 -

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (82.30%) C#
2 85 (75.22%) .NET
3 75 (66.37%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (65.49%) Microsoft
5 71 (62.83%) SQL Server
6 69 (61.06%) Visual Studio
7 65 (57.52%) SQL
8 54 (47.79%) HTML
9 53 (46.90%) JavaScript
10 51 (45.13%) WCF
11 50 (44.25%) Windows
12 46 (40.71%) ASP.NET
13 42 (37.17%) MS Office
14 40 (35.40%) Scrum
15 39 (34.51%) Team Foundation Server
16 38 (33.63%) SharePoint
17 37 (32.74%) .NET Framework
18 33 (29.20%) Finance
19 32 (28.32%) OO
19 32 (28.32%) IIS
19 32 (28.32%) XML
19 32 (28.32%) WPF
20 31 (27.43%) Ajax
21 30 (26.55%) WF
22 28 (24.78%) VB.NET
23 27 (23.89%) CSS
23 27 (23.89%) Silverlight
23 27 (23.89%) SQL Server 2008
24 25 (22.12%) SharePoint 2010
24 25 (22.12%) SOA

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 38 (33.63%) SharePoint
2 32 (28.32%) IIS
3 25 (22.12%) SharePoint 2010
4 22 (19.47%) BizTalk Server
5 20 (17.70%) SharePoint Server
6 13 (11.50%) SharePoint Foundation
7 12 (10.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (37.17%) MS Office
2 18 (15.93%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.65%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (19.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (6.19%) Line 500
3 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (62.83%) SQL Server
2 27 (23.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (22.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (20.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (20.35%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.96%) SSDT
6 7 (6.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.54%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.54%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.77%) Big Data
8 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.77%) Snowflake Schema
8 2 (1.77%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 69 (61.06%) Visual Studio
2 39 (34.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (17.70%) QuickTest Pro
4 18 (15.93%) NUnit
5 10 (8.85%) FitNesse
5 10 (8.85%) SpecFlow
6 8 (7.08%) MSBuild
6 8 (7.08%) Rational Functional Tester
6 8 (7.08%) CruiseControl
7 6 (5.31%) NetAdvantage
7 6 (5.31%) Selenium
7 6 (5.31%) LLBLGen Pro
8 4 (3.54%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.77%) JUnit
9 2 (1.77%) JIRA
9 2 (1.77%) MSTest
9 2 (1.77%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (1.77%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.77%) NSubstitute
10 1 (0.88%) RIATest
General
1 33 (29.20%) Finance
2 15 (13.27%) Retail
3 4 (3.54%) Banking
4 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.77%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Front Office
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 51 (45.13%) Developer
2 25 (22.12%) Analyst
3 24 (21.24%) Software Developer
4 19 (16.81%) Senior Developer
5 14 (12.39%) CRM Developer
6 13 (11.50%) SharePoint Architect
6 13 (11.50%) Architect
6 13 (11.50%) Senior Software Developer
7 12 (10.62%) Test Engineer
7 12 (10.62%) Senior Test Engineer
7 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Support Analyst
8 10 (8.85%) .NET Developer
9 9 (7.96%) Test Analyst
9 9 (7.96%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 7 (6.19%) Tester
11 6 (5.31%) Software Engineer
11 6 (5.31%) Business Analyst
11 6 (5.31%) C# Developer
11 6 (5.31%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (75.22%) .NET
2 54 (47.79%) HTML
3 51 (45.13%) WCF
4 46 (40.71%) ASP.NET
5 37 (32.74%) .NET Framework
6 32 (28.32%) XML
6 32 (28.32%) WPF
7 31 (27.43%) Ajax
8 30 (26.55%) WF
9 27 (23.89%) Silverlight
9 27 (23.89%) CSS
10 24 (21.24%) LINQ
11 18 (15.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 13 (11.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
14 11 (9.73%) WinForms
14 11 (9.73%) ADO.NET
15 9 (7.96%) Web Services
15 9 (7.96%) XSL
16 3 (2.65%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.08%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.31%) Telematics
4 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.54%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.88%) DTV
6 1 (0.88%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.88%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.88%) iPhone
6 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (44.25%) Windows
2 2 (1.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (66.37%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (35.40%) Scrum
3 32 (28.32%) OO
4 25 (22.12%) SOA
5 22 (19.47%) CRM
6 20 (17.70%) Software Engineering
6 20 (17.70%) Test Automation
7 18 (15.93%) Performance Testing
7 18 (15.93%) TDD
8 17 (15.04%) ETL
8 17 (15.04%) MVC
8 17 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (14.16%) Time Management
9 16 (14.16%) Test Strategy
9 16 (14.16%) Software Testing
10 15 (13.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (13.27%) User Stories
11 14 (12.39%) OOA/OOD
12 12 (10.62%) UML
12 12 (10.62%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 93 (82.30%) C#
2 65 (57.52%) SQL
3 53 (46.90%) JavaScript
4 28 (24.78%) VB.NET
5 21 (18.58%) C++
6 16 (14.16%) T-SQL
7 12 (10.62%) VB
8 6 (5.31%) VBA
8 6 (5.31%) VB6
9 4 (3.54%) Java
10 2 (1.77%) PHP
10 2 (1.77%) Ruby
10 2 (1.77%) Scala
11 1 (0.88%) Python
11 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.88%) C
11 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (19.47%) Security Cleared
2 21 (18.58%) DV Cleared
3 17 (15.04%) ISTQB
4 15 (13.27%) ISEB
4 15 (13.27%) SC Cleared
5 14 (12.39%) Degree
6 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (7.08%) MCPD
7 8 (7.08%) MCAD
7 8 (7.08%) MCSD
7 8 (7.08%) MCTS
7 8 (7.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (4.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (3.54%) PMP
9 4 (3.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.24%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 74 (65.49%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.08%) Oracle
3 7 (6.19%) HP
3 7 (6.19%) Sage
4 6 (5.31%) Infragistics
4 6 (5.31%) TOWER Software
5 5 (4.42%) SAP
6 4 (3.54%) Hitachi
7 2 (1.77%) VMware
8 1 (0.88%) Cognizant
London
Scot Lewis Associates
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 15 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 16 days ago