The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
Rank 887 834 887
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +53
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 20 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.032% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.21% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 34 17
Average salary £38,750 £55,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.54% +23.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £40,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £55,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +23.07%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19019 16311 16915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.27% 15.00% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15997 13882 14647
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office within the UK.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Salary Trend in the UK

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 within the UK.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Salary Histogram in the UK

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
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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 -60 19 £40,000 -27.27% 5
London -46 11 £57,500 +4.54% 4
South East +3 8 £28,000 -30.00%
Winchester - 8 £28,000 -
Hampshire - 8 £28,000 -
City of London -15 5 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Edinburgh - 1 £30,000 -
Scotland - 1 £30,000 -

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office.

1 51 (86.44%) C#
2 49 (83.05%) .NET
3 45 (76.27%) Microsoft
4 35 (59.32%) SQL
5 32 (54.24%) ASP.NET
6 30 (50.85%) Visual Studio
6 30 (50.85%) HTML
6 30 (50.85%) Finance
7 29 (49.15%) MS Office
8 28 (47.46%) JavaScript
8 28 (47.46%) WPF
9 25 (42.37%) MS Excel
10 24 (40.68%) SQL Server
11 23 (38.98%) .NET Framework
11 23 (38.98%) WCF
12 20 (33.90%) jQuery
12 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (30.51%) WinForms
13 18 (30.51%) Degree
14 17 (28.81%) CSS
14 17 (28.81%) MSBuild
15 15 (25.42%) Front Office
16 14 (23.73%) MVVM
17 13 (22.03%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (22.03%) Silverlight
17 13 (22.03%) KnockoutJS
17 13 (22.03%) HTML5
17 13 (22.03%) MVC
17 13 (22.03%) VBA
17 13 (22.03%) Law

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (20.34%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (3.39%) GemFire
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 29 (49.15%) MS Office
2 25 (42.37%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (20.34%) CouchDB
3 12 (20.34%) MongoDB
3 12 (20.34%) NoSQL
3 12 (20.34%) RavenDB
4 5 (8.47%) MS Access
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (50.85%) Visual Studio
2 17 (28.81%) MSBuild
3 12 (20.34%) NuGet
3 12 (20.34%) Subversion
3 12 (20.34%) TeamCity
3 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
3 12 (20.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (8.47%) InstallShield
5 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (5.08%) MSTest
5 3 (5.08%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (3.39%) JUnit
6 2 (3.39%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.39%) QUnit
7 1 (1.69%) NUnit
General
1 30 (50.85%) Finance
2 15 (25.42%) Front Office
3 13 (22.03%) Law
4 9 (15.25%) Legal
4 9 (15.25%) Banking
5 8 (13.56%) Investment Banking
6 7 (11.86%) Telecoms
7 6 (10.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (83.05%) Developer
2 19 (32.20%) C# Developer
3 13 (22.03%) Senior Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Junior Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Software Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Junior
5 6 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Junior Web Developer
7 4 (6.78%) .NET Developer
7 4 (6.78%) UI Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) UI Programmer
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Leader
9 2 (3.39%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Support Technician
9 2 (3.39%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) IT Manager
9 2 (3.39%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (83.05%) .NET
2 32 (54.24%) ASP.NET
3 30 (50.85%) HTML
4 28 (47.46%) WPF
5 23 (38.98%) .NET Framework
5 23 (38.98%) WCF
6 20 (33.90%) jQuery
7 18 (30.51%) WinForms
8 17 (28.81%) CSS
9 13 (22.03%) Silverlight
9 13 (22.03%) HTML5
9 13 (22.03%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (20.34%) AngularJS
10 12 (20.34%) NHibernate
10 12 (20.34%) XML
11 11 (18.64%) Castle Windsor
11 11 (18.64%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 11 (18.64%) Unity DI Container
12 10 (16.95%) Ajax
13 8 (13.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.17%) Hedge funds
2 6 (10.17%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.47%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.08%) Equities
4 3 (5.08%) Derivative
5 2 (3.39%) Statistics
5 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.39%) Economics
5 2 (3.39%) Open Source
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Windows
2 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (23.73%) MVVM
3 13 (22.03%) TDD
3 13 (22.03%) MVC
4 12 (20.34%) BDD
4 12 (20.34%) Refactoring
5 11 (18.64%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
7 9 (15.25%) CRM
7 9 (15.25%) Document Management
8 8 (13.56%) OO
9 6 (10.17%) Investment Management
10 5 (8.47%) Practice Management
10 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.47%) Multithreading
10 5 (8.47%) Portfolio Management
11 4 (6.78%) Web Development
12 3 (5.08%) Workflow
12 3 (5.08%) ETL
12 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 51 (86.44%) C#
2 35 (59.32%) SQL
3 28 (47.46%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.03%) VBA
5 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
6 11 (18.64%) XAML
7 9 (15.25%) PowerShell
7 9 (15.25%) Java
8 6 (10.17%) Ruby
9 5 (8.47%) XQuery
9 5 (8.47%) VB.NET
10 4 (6.78%) VB
11 3 (5.08%) VBScript
11 3 (5.08%) VB6
12 2 (3.39%) Python
12 2 (3.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 45 (76.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle
3 6 (10.17%) Bloomberg
4 5 (8.47%) VMware
4 5 (8.47%) Reuters
5 3 (5.08%) FactSet
5 3 (5.08%) Sybase
6 2 (3.39%) JBoss
6 2 (3.39%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.69%) Nintex
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