The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
Rank 852 854 850
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 34 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.017% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 15
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £57,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-26.08% +70.37%

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
17039 16547 16710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 15.92% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14454 13630 14608
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 £40,000

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 23 January 2015 within the UK.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Salary Histogram in the UK

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top 6 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 23 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 +27 34 £52,500 -8.69% 4
London +10 31 £52,500 +34.61% 3
City of London +3 10 £45,000 +15.38% 1
South East -30 3 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Reading - 3 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £42,500 - 1

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 59 (92.19%) C#
2 55 (85.94%) .NET
3 51 (79.69%) SQL
4 39 (60.94%) SQL Server
4 39 (60.94%) VBA
5 36 (56.25%) ASP.NET
6 33 (51.56%) OO
7 31 (48.44%) Microsoft
7 31 (48.44%) Finance
8 30 (46.88%) WCF
8 30 (46.88%) XML
9 27 (42.19%) JavaScript
10 26 (40.63%) T-SQL
10 26 (40.63%) MS Excel
11 25 (39.06%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (37.50%) Oracle
12 24 (37.50%) WPF
13 23 (35.94%) .NET Framework
14 22 (34.38%) jQuery
15 21 (32.81%) CSS
15 21 (32.81%) Web Services
16 20 (31.25%) RDBMS
16 20 (31.25%) Relational Database
17 18 (28.13%) Ajax
17 18 (28.13%) SharePoint
17 18 (28.13%) SharePoint 2013
18 17 (26.56%) SQL Server 2012
19 16 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
19 16 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
20 15 (23.44%) SQL Server 2005

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 18 (28.13%) SharePoint
1 18 (28.13%) SharePoint 2013
2 14 (21.88%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.13%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.13%) CMS
3 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 11 (17.19%) MS Office
3 4 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.13%) Beauchamp
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (60.94%) SQL Server
2 20 (31.25%) RDBMS
2 20 (31.25%) Relational Database
3 17 (26.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (23.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (23.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (14.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.13%) MySQL
8 1 (1.56%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (23.44%) NUnit
1 15 (23.44%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.13%) Subversion
4 1 (1.56%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) NuGet
4 1 (1.56%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (48.44%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Banking
3 5 (7.81%) Front Office
4 3 (4.69%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (62.50%) Developer
2 19 (29.69%) C# Developer
3 16 (25.00%) Architect
3 16 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 8 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (10.94%) .NET Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Quantitative Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Excel Developer
8 4 (6.25%) VBA Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Graduate
10 2 (3.13%) Excel VBA Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Junior Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.13%) SQL Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (85.94%) .NET
2 36 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 30 (46.88%) WCF
3 30 (46.88%) XML
4 24 (37.50%) WPF
5 23 (35.94%) .NET Framework
6 22 (34.38%) jQuery
7 21 (32.81%) CSS
7 21 (32.81%) Web Services
8 18 (28.13%) Ajax
9 11 (17.19%) WinForms
9 11 (17.19%) Middleware
9 11 (17.19%) XSLT
10 5 (7.81%) HTML
10 5 (7.81%) SOAP
11 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (4.69%) JSON
12 3 (4.69%) REST
13 2 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) N-Tier
2 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.69%) Equities
5 2 (3.13%) User Experience
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) Derivative
5 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.56%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.56%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) UNIX
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (51.56%) OO
2 25 (39.06%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 14 (21.88%) SOA
5 13 (20.31%) Workflow
6 11 (17.19%) OOD
6 11 (17.19%) System Testing
6 11 (17.19%) Time Management
6 11 (17.19%) Portfolio Management
7 10 (15.63%) Unit Testing
7 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (12.50%) MVVM
9 7 (10.94%) ETL
10 6 (9.38%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (9.38%) MVC
11 5 (7.81%) Monte Carlo Method
11 5 (7.81%) Analytics
12 4 (6.25%) Software Engineering
12 4 (6.25%) Data Analysis
13 3 (4.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 59 (92.19%) C#
2 51 (79.69%) SQL
3 39 (60.94%) VBA
4 27 (42.19%) JavaScript
5 26 (40.63%) T-SQL
6 15 (23.44%) XPath
7 11 (17.19%) PL/SQL
8 8 (12.50%) VB
9 7 (10.94%) VB.NET
10 5 (7.81%) Java
11 4 (6.25%) Python
12 3 (4.69%) C++
13 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
13 2 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (48.44%) Microsoft
2 24 (37.50%) Oracle
3 7 (10.94%) DevExpress
3 7 (10.94%) Telerik
4 3 (4.69%) Reuters
4 3 (4.69%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.13%) FactSet
5 2 (3.13%) Sybase
5 2 (3.13%) Linedata
5 2 (3.13%) TIBCO
Reading
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Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Belfast
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
The Developer Portal
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago