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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
Rank 865 862 871
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 22 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.010% 0.025%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.068% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 30
Average salary £78,750 £53,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.58% +11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £100,000 £83,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £41,250 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +83.33%

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
18353 16174 17058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.09% 15.21% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15118 13753 14729
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Salary Histogram in the UK

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top 5 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 16 September 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
London -2 21 £80,000 +33.33% 1
England -10 21 £80,000 +50.94% 3
City of London +8 15 £80,000 +15.94%
Scotland - 1 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £30,000 -

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (87.93%) .NET
2 49 (84.48%) C#
3 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
4 32 (55.17%) SQL
4 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET
5 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
6 27 (46.55%) SQL Server
6 27 (46.55%) jQuery
7 25 (43.10%) WPF
7 25 (43.10%) Finance
8 22 (37.93%) CSS
8 22 (37.93%) WCF
9 21 (36.21%) VBA
10 20 (34.48%) Visual Studio
10 20 (34.48%) MS Excel
11 19 (32.76%) MS Office
11 19 (32.76%) HTML
11 19 (32.76%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (27.59%) XML
12 16 (27.59%) OO
12 16 (27.59%) Degree
12 16 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (25.86%) Web Services
13 15 (25.86%) Ajax
13 15 (25.86%) WinForms
14 14 (24.14%) MVC
14 14 (24.14%) T-SQL
15 13 (22.41%) SharePoint

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 13 (22.41%) SharePoint
2 11 (18.97%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (15.52%) IIS
4 8 (13.79%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.45%) GemFire
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (3.45%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 20 (34.48%) MS Excel
2 19 (32.76%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.72%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (46.55%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (10.34%) RavenDB
5 6 (10.34%) MongoDB
5 6 (10.34%) NoSQL
5 6 (10.34%) CouchDB
6 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.17%) MS Access
7 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (34.48%) Visual Studio
2 9 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (15.52%) MSBuild
3 8 (13.79%) NUnit
4 6 (10.34%) Subversion
4 6 (10.34%) TeamCity
4 6 (10.34%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.34%) NuGet
5 3 (5.17%) InstallShield
6 2 (3.45%) JUnit
6 2 (3.45%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.45%) MSTest
6 2 (3.45%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (3.45%) QUnit
General
1 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Law
3 9 (15.52%) Front Office
4 8 (13.79%) Banking
5 5 (8.62%) Legal
6 4 (6.90%) Marketing
7 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
8 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (68.97%) Developer
2 18 (31.03%) C# Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Senior Developer
3 9 (15.52%) Architect
3 9 (15.52%) Technical Architect
4 8 (13.79%) Junior
4 8 (13.79%) Junior Developer
4 8 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Junior Web Developer
5 5 (8.62%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Quantitative Developer
6 4 (6.90%) UI Developer
6 4 (6.90%) UI Programmer
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (87.93%) .NET
2 32 (55.17%) ASP.NET
3 27 (46.55%) jQuery
4 25 (43.10%) WPF
5 22 (37.93%) CSS
5 22 (37.93%) WCF
6 19 (32.76%) HTML
7 16 (27.59%) XML
8 15 (25.86%) Web Services
8 15 (25.86%) Ajax
8 15 (25.86%) WinForms
9 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
10 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (12.07%) HTML5
11 7 (12.07%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (10.34%) NHibernate
12 6 (10.34%) Silverlight
12 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
13 5 (8.62%) Unity DI Container
13 5 (8.62%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.97%) N-Tier
3 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.34%) User Experience
5 4 (6.90%) Derivative
5 4 (6.90%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.45%) Open Source
7 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.72%) Statistics
7 1 (1.72%) Economics
7 1 (1.72%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (27.59%) OO
2 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (24.14%) MVC
4 9 (15.52%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (15.52%) Document Management
4 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.07%) MVVM
5 7 (12.07%) CRM
6 6 (10.34%) TDD
6 6 (10.34%) BDD
6 6 (10.34%) Refactoring
6 6 (10.34%) Analytics
7 5 (8.62%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (6.90%) Workflow
8 4 (6.90%) Monte Carlo Method
8 4 (6.90%) Web Development
8 4 (6.90%) Multithreading
8 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (84.48%) C#
2 32 (55.17%) SQL
3 30 (51.72%) JavaScript
4 21 (36.21%) VBA
5 14 (24.14%) T-SQL
6 8 (13.79%) XPath
7 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
8 5 (8.62%) XAML
8 5 (8.62%) Python
8 5 (8.62%) Java
9 4 (6.90%) C++
10 3 (5.17%) XQuery
10 3 (5.17%) VB.NET
11 2 (3.45%) VB
11 2 (3.45%) Ruby
12 1 (1.72%) VB6
12 1 (1.72%) VBScript
12 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
3 3 (5.17%) TIBCO
3 3 (5.17%) Reuters
4 2 (3.45%) Sybase
4 2 (3.45%) JBoss
4 2 (3.45%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.72%) Nintex
5 1 (1.72%) FactSet
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