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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Central London > City of London
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 255 189 175
Rank change year-on-year -66 -14 +13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 45 57 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.57% 1.02% 1.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.50% 4.50% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 40 51 52
10th Percentile £41,250 £46,250 £46,250
25th Percentile £50,750 £60,000 £48,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.59% +11.54% +8.33%
75th Percentile £76,250 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £84,375 £107,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £67,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -0.74% -3.57% +16.67%

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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,798 1,268 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.81% 22.75% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,357 1,160 842
10th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £46,250
25th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +3.70%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £105,000 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in the City of London

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Visual Studio in the City of London.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in the City of London

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visual Studio in the City of London over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in the City of London

Visual Studio
Job Locations in the City of 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 City of London region over the 6 months to 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge - 4 £72,500 -
Moorgate - 2 - -
Visual Studio
Central London

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 32 (71.11%) SQL
2 31 (68.89%) SQL Server
3 30 (66.67%) C#
4 28 (62.22%) Agile
5 25 (55.56%) .NET
6 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 20 (44.44%) T-SQL
8 19 (42.22%) Azure
9 18 (40.00%) AWS
9 18 (40.00%) MVC
10 17 (37.78%) REST
10 17 (37.78%) Power Platform
11 15 (33.33%) IIS
12 14 (31.11%) Social Skills
13 13 (28.89%) Finance
14 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (26.67%) XML
14 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (26.67%) React
14 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio Code
14 12 (26.67%) Power BI
14 12 (26.67%) .NET Core
15 11 (24.44%) Microservices
15 11 (24.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
15 11 (24.44%) Time Management
16 10 (22.22%) Test Scripting
16 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (22.22%) Web Development
16 10 (22.22%) Sprint Planning

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 15 (33.33%) IIS
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.89%) CMS
3 4 (8.89%) Umbraco
4 3 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.22%) Elite 3E
3 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (42.22%) Azure
2 18 (40.00%) AWS
3 17 (37.78%) Power Platform
4 10 (22.22%) GitHub
5 7 (15.56%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (4.44%) Azure DevOps
8 1 (2.22%) PaaS
8 1 (2.22%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (68.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.67%) Power BI
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (17.78%) Tableau
5 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (13.33%) Data Mart
7 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (6.67%) SSDT
9 2 (4.44%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (2.22%) Data Lake
10 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (2.22%) DTS
10 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio Code
2 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (6.67%) Selenium
6 2 (4.44%) Subversion
7 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.22%) JMeter
7 1 (2.22%) Serenity BDD
7 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (31.11%) Social Skills
2 13 (28.89%) Finance
3 10 (22.22%) Documentation Skills
4 4 (8.89%) Advertising
5 3 (6.67%) Back Office
6 2 (4.44%) Public Sector
7 1 (2.22%) Banking
7 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
7 1 (2.22%) Legal
7 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (71.11%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) C# Developer
3 12 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 11 (24.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (22.22%) React Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (11.11%) Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Architect
9 3 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (6.67%) CRM Architect
9 3 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Architect
9 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.67%) SSRS Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Backend Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Data Engineer
10 2 (4.44%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) .NET
2 17 (37.78%) REST
3 12 (26.67%) .NET Core
3 12 (26.67%) React
3 12 (26.67%) XML
4 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
5 10 (22.22%) HATEOAS
6 8 (17.78%) XSLT
7 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
8 6 (13.33%) JSON
9 5 (11.11%) HTML
9 5 (11.11%) jQuery
9 5 (11.11%) SOAP
9 5 (11.11%) Web Services
10 4 (8.89%) WCF
11 3 (6.67%) RESTful
11 3 (6.67%) WPF
11 3 (6.67%) XSL
12 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
12 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Agile
2 18 (40.00%) MVC
3 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (24.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (24.44%) Microservices
4 11 (24.44%) Time Management
5 10 (22.22%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 10 (22.22%) Software Architecture
5 10 (22.22%) Sprint Planning
5 10 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 10 (22.22%) Web Development
6 9 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
7 8 (17.78%) DevOps
8 7 (15.56%) ETL
9 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.11%) CRM
10 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
10 5 (11.11%) Full Stack Development
11 4 (8.89%) Requirements Gathering
11 4 (8.89%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (71.11%) SQL
2 30 (66.67%) C#
3 20 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.67%) XPath
7 1 (2.22%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.22%) ES8
7 1 (2.22%) Formula Language
7 1 (2.22%) Java
7 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) SOQL
7 1 (2.22%) SOSL
7 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) Accessibility
2 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Bloomberg
2 2 (4.44%) MarketAxess
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) Tradeweb
3 1 (2.22%) Intapp
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com