The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio Team System over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 210 207 196
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 1 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.074% 0.098%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.60% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +29.03%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +5.26%
Visual Studio Team System
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
827 664 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.32% 12.29% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 719 551 603
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Team System Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System across the West Midlands region.

Visual Studio Team System Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Visual Studio Team System
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(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
Birmingham - 1 £60,000 -
Visual Studio Team System
England

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
1 2 (100.00%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) MCPD
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCAD
2 1 (50.00%) MCSD
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft