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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 828 807 830
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +23
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 83 68 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.063% 0.063%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 0.42% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 64 59 60
Average salary £55,000 £46,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% +1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,400 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £70,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19071 16369 16910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.31% 15.08% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16034 13923 14643
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 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 31 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 31 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 -16 83 £55,000 +19.56% 6
London -11 61 £57,500 +4.54% 3
City of London +1 11 £57,500 +43.75% 1
East of England -6 8 - -
Bury St Edmunds - 8 - -
Suffolk - 8 - -
South East -5 7 £40,000 +3.22%
East Sussex - 7 £40,000 -
Brighton - 7 £40,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 6 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands - 6 £40,000 - 1

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 109 (77.30%) C#
2 104 (73.76%) .NET
3 100 (70.92%) SQL
4 94 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 94 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 70 (49.65%) Visual Studio
6 68 (48.23%) ASP.NET
7 59 (41.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 56 (39.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 55 (39.01%) Scrum
10 52 (36.88%) Windows
11 51 (36.17%) WCF
12 48 (34.04%) JavaScript
12 48 (34.04%) HTML
13 46 (32.62%) WinForms
14 45 (31.91%) XML
15 44 (31.21%) MS Excel
15 44 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
15 44 (31.21%) Degree
16 42 (29.79%) .NET Framework
16 42 (29.79%) Web Services
17 41 (29.08%) ETL
17 41 (29.08%) Finance
17 41 (29.08%) jQuery
18 38 (26.95%) MVC
19 37 (26.24%) OO
19 37 (26.24%) T-SQL
20 35 (24.82%) LINQ
20 35 (24.82%) WPF
20 35 (24.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 22 (15.60%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.51%) SharePoint Server
3 10 (7.09%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (6.38%) CMS
4 9 (6.38%) Apache
4 9 (6.38%) Oracle 10gAS
4 9 (6.38%) Oracle Application Server
5 8 (5.67%) IIS
6 6 (4.26%) SharePoint Foundation
6 6 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 44 (31.21%) MS Excel
2 26 (18.44%) MS Office
3 6 (4.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (6.38%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.26%) Line 500
3 2 (1.42%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.38%) Intranet
2 3 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 59 (41.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (24.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (19.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (17.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (12.77%) Relational Database
8 16 (11.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 14 (9.93%) OLAP
10 10 (7.09%) Oracle Database
10 10 (7.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (6.38%) DTS
11 9 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (6.38%) Oracle OLAP
12 4 (2.84%) QlikView
12 4 (2.84%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.42%) MongoDB
13 2 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.71%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 70 (49.65%) Visual Studio
2 56 (39.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (21.99%) NUnit
4 29 (20.57%) SpecFlow
5 21 (14.89%) QuickTest Pro
5 21 (14.89%) Selenium
6 19 (13.48%) Toad
7 14 (9.93%) Hudson
7 14 (9.93%) Subversion
7 14 (9.93%) Jenkins
8 13 (9.22%) MSTest
9 12 (8.51%) Rhino Mocks
10 11 (7.80%) LoadRunner
11 10 (7.09%) JIRA
11 10 (7.09%) MSBuild
12 9 (6.38%) PVCS
12 9 (6.38%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (6.38%) MorphX
13 8 (5.67%) NSubstitute
14 7 (4.96%) JMeter
General
1 41 (29.08%) Finance
2 24 (17.02%) Banking
3 21 (14.89%) Investment Banking
4 19 (13.48%) Back Office
5 4 (2.84%) Billing
6 3 (2.13%) Front Office
7 2 (1.42%) Marketing
8 1 (0.71%) Legal
8 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 71 (50.35%) Developer
2 45 (31.91%) Analyst
3 34 (24.11%) C# Developer
4 25 (17.73%) .NET Developer
5 22 (15.60%) Test Analyst
6 21 (14.89%) Business Analyst
7 20 (14.18%) Software Developer
7 20 (14.18%) Test Engineer
8 16 (11.35%) Developer Analyst
9 14 (9.93%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (8.51%) Senior Developer
11 11 (7.80%) Senior Test Engineer
12 10 (7.09%) Senior .NET Developer
13 8 (5.67%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (5.67%) Lead Developer
14 7 (4.96%) Tester
14 7 (4.96%) Architect
14 7 (4.96%) SharePoint Architect
14 7 (4.96%) Automation Specialist
14 7 (4.96%) Testing Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (73.76%) .NET
2 68 (48.23%) ASP.NET
3 51 (36.17%) WCF
4 48 (34.04%) HTML
5 46 (32.62%) WinForms
6 45 (31.91%) XML
7 42 (29.79%) .NET Framework
7 42 (29.79%) Web Services
8 41 (29.08%) jQuery
9 35 (24.82%) LINQ
9 35 (24.82%) WPF
10 31 (21.99%) Ajax
11 28 (19.86%) CSS
12 27 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (14.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 13 (9.22%) SOAP
15 11 (7.80%) WF
16 10 (7.09%) Silverlight
17 9 (6.38%) RESTful
17 9 (6.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 20 (14.18%) Fixed Income
3 17 (12.06%) Equities
4 16 (11.35%) Hedge funds
5 9 (6.38%) GIS
6 5 (3.55%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.42%) iPhone
8 1 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.71%) Wiki
8 1 (0.71%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 52 (36.88%) Windows
2 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (39.01%) Scrum
2 44 (31.21%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (29.08%) ETL
4 38 (26.95%) MVC
5 37 (26.24%) OO
6 32 (22.70%) TDD
7 31 (21.99%) Automated Testing
8 30 (21.28%) Test Scripting
9 24 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (17.02%) Project Management
10 23 (16.31%) Performance Testing
11 22 (15.60%) Test Automation
12 20 (14.18%) Software Testing
12 20 (14.18%) Integration Testing
12 20 (14.18%) Multithreading
12 20 (14.18%) Investment Management
13 18 (12.77%) Test Strategy
14 17 (12.06%) Fund Management
14 17 (12.06%) Data Analysis
15 16 (11.35%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 109 (77.30%) C#
2 100 (70.92%) SQL
3 48 (34.04%) JavaScript
4 37 (26.24%) T-SQL
5 30 (21.28%) PL/SQL
6 17 (12.06%) VB.NET
7 13 (9.22%) C++
8 11 (7.80%) PHP
9 9 (6.38%) X++
10 6 (4.26%) VBA
11 4 (2.84%) VB
12 2 (1.42%) Scala
12 2 (1.42%) VB6
12 2 (1.42%) Java
12 2 (1.42%) Python
13 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (31.21%) Degree
2 27 (19.15%) ISEB
3 20 (14.18%) ISTQB
4 14 (9.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (9.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (2.84%) Brainbench
7 2 (1.42%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (24.11%) QA
2 16 (11.35%) EMIR
2 16 (11.35%) Dodd-Frank
2 16 (11.35%) UCITS
System Software
1 4 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (12.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 94 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 31 (21.99%) Oracle
3 17 (12.06%) Bloomberg
4 10 (7.09%) HP
5 9 (6.38%) Serena
6 6 (4.26%) Sage
7 5 (3.55%) Rackspace
8 4 (2.84%) Logi Analytics
8 4 (2.84%) Hitachi
8 4 (2.84%) VMware
9 2 (1.42%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.42%) thinkFolio
9 2 (1.42%) Infragistics
9 2 (1.42%) Telerik
9 2 (1.42%) OpenLink
10 1 (0.71%) SAP
10 1 (0.71%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.71%) MicroStrategy
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
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London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Excellent
Posted: 8 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days annual leave + Pension
Posted: 24 days ago