Period
to 26 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 26 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
London > Central London
6 months to
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 208 173 216
Rank change year-on-year -35 +43 -65
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 69 43 161
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 1.01% 1.03% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.76% 4.80% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 61 42 149
10th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £43,750
25th Percentile £56,250 £60,938 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £75,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% +20.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £92,500 £79,375 £65,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £100,750 £82,500
London median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -3.57% +21.74% -

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,449 895 2,181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 21.13% 21.39% 17.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,313 800 1,926
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £95,000 £90,000
London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Central London

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Visual Studio in Central London.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Central London

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visual Studio in Central London over the 6 months to 26 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Central London

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Central London region over the 6 months to 26 October 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -43 60 £66,250 -11.67% 20
Visual Studio
London

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 46 (66.67%) SQL
2 44 (63.77%) C#
3 38 (55.07%) Microsoft
4 32 (46.38%) .NET
5 31 (44.93%) Azure
6 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
6 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (36.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (34.78%) Finance
9 23 (33.33%) DevOps
10 20 (28.99%) Power Platform
11 19 (27.54%) HTML
12 18 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (24.64%) CSS
13 17 (24.64%) OO
14 16 (23.19%) SharePoint
15 15 (21.74%) XML
15 15 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (21.74%) Analytics
15 15 (21.74%) Power BI
15 15 (21.74%) Dynamics 365
16 14 (20.29%) Git (software)
16 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
17 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
17 13 (18.84%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (18.84%) MVC
17 13 (18.84%) Scrum
17 13 (18.84%) Web Development
17 13 (18.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (18.84%) Degree

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (23.19%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.70%) CMS
2 6 (8.70%) EPiServer
3 5 (7.25%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.80%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (5.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (4.35%) Confluence
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (5.80%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.35%) Carpe Diem
2 3 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.35%) Elite 3E
3 1 (1.45%) nopCommerce
3 1 (1.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 31 (44.93%) Azure
2 20 (28.99%) Power Platform
3 15 (21.74%) Dynamics 365
4 10 (14.49%) Microsoft 365
5 7 (10.14%) GitHub
5 7 (10.14%) PowerApps
6 6 (8.70%) Power Automate
7 5 (7.25%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 5 (7.25%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (5.80%) Azure Storage
8 4 (5.80%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 4 (5.80%) Trello
9 2 (2.90%) Serverless
10 1 (1.45%) Azure Functions
10 1 (1.45%) Azure Logic Apps
10 1 (1.45%) Azure Service Bus
10 1 (1.45%) Azure Service Fabric
10 1 (1.45%) BlazeMeter
10 1 (1.45%) Sage Pay
10 1 (1.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) 3GPP
1 2 (2.90%) 4G
1 2 (2.90%) 5G
1 2 (2.90%) AMQP
1 2 (2.90%) ASN.1
1 2 (2.90%) LTE
2 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
2 18 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (21.74%) Power BI
4 13 (18.84%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (18.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (14.49%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (7.25%) Metadata
7 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (5.80%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.80%) Big Data
8 4 (5.80%) Data Lake
8 4 (5.80%) IBM InfoSphere
8 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2017
8 4 (5.80%) SSDT
9 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.45%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.45%) PowerPivot
10 1 (1.45%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 25 (36.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (20.29%) Git (software)
3 9 (13.04%) JIRA
3 9 (13.04%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (10.14%) JMeter
4 7 (10.14%) ReSharper
4 7 (10.14%) Selenium
5 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (7.25%) NUnit
6 5 (7.25%) SpecFlow
6 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio Code
6 5 (7.25%) WebDriver
7 4 (5.80%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.80%) ER Studio
7 4 (5.80%) ERwin
7 4 (5.80%) GDB
7 4 (5.80%) MSTest
7 4 (5.80%) Postman
7 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio Coded UI
8 3 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 24 (34.78%) Finance
2 12 (17.39%) Law
2 12 (17.39%) Social Skills
3 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.70%) Marketing
5 5 (7.25%) Advertising
5 5 (7.25%) French Language
5 5 (7.25%) Organisational Skills
5 5 (7.25%) Public Sector
6 4 (5.80%) Retail
7 3 (4.35%) Banking
8 2 (2.90%) Front Office
8 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.45%) Legal
9 1 (1.45%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (69.57%) Developer
2 12 (17.39%) C# Developer
3 10 (14.49%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (13.04%) SQL Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Architect
5 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (10.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (10.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (10.14%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Data Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.80%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) T-SQL Developer
8 3 (4.35%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (46.38%) .NET
2 19 (27.54%) HTML
3 17 (24.64%) CSS
4 15 (21.74%) XML
5 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
6 12 (17.39%) .NET Framework
6 12 (17.39%) HTML5
7 11 (15.94%) jQuery
8 9 (13.04%) XSLT
9 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (11.59%) CSS3
9 8 (11.59%) JSON
9 8 (11.59%) RESTful
10 7 (10.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (8.70%) AngularJS
12 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (7.25%) MDX
12 5 (7.25%) SOAP
12 5 (7.25%) Web Services
13 4 (5.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Analytical Mindset
2 4 (5.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (5.80%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (5.80%) Taxonomies
2 4 (5.80%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.90%) Legacy Systems
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.33%) DevOps
3 17 (24.64%) OO
4 15 (21.74%) Analytics
4 15 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (18.84%) MVC
5 13 (18.84%) Scrum
5 13 (18.84%) Web Development
6 12 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (15.94%) TDD
8 9 (13.04%) Test Automation
9 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
9 8 (11.59%) ETL
9 8 (11.59%) OOP
10 7 (10.14%) Continuous Deployment
10 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (10.14%) CRM
10 7 (10.14%) Full Stack Development
10 7 (10.14%) Manual Testing
10 7 (10.14%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 46 (66.67%) SQL
2 44 (63.77%) C#
3 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
4 12 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (5.80%) Python
6 4 (5.80%) XPath
7 3 (4.35%) Java
7 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.90%) C++
8 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.45%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.45%) Scala
9 1 (1.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (55.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) Bloomberg
2 4 (5.80%) Databricks
2 4 (5.80%) IBM
2 4 (5.80%) Intapp
2 4 (5.80%) MarketAxess
2 4 (5.80%) Netezza
2 4 (5.80%) Teradata
2 4 (5.80%) Tradeweb
2 4 (5.80%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.45%) Actuate
3 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.45%) Cognos
3 1 (1.45%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.45%) Google
3 1 (1.45%) Nintex
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) Perfecto Mobile
3 1 (1.45%) Sage
3 1 (1.45%) Veracode