Period
to 15 November 2019

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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 184 149 144
Rank change year-on-year -35 -5 +36
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 149 230 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.48% 2.06% 2.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.90% 11.09% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 137 216 206
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £56,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.61% +6.67% -4.55%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £56,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.61% +6.67% -

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 1,675 2,074 1,892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.69% 18.61% 18.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,444 1,865 1,725
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +1.69%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,000
90th Percentile £90,875 £91,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £63,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.36% +5.83% +4.35%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

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 15 November 2019. 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
London Bridge -9 6 £57,500 +9.52%
Visual Studio
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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.

1 127 (85.23%) C#
2 112 (75.17%) .NET
2 112 (75.17%) SQL Server
3 96 (64.43%) SQL
4 76 (51.01%) Microsoft
5 73 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (46.98%) Finance
7 68 (45.64%) JavaScript
8 66 (44.30%) ASP.NET
9 55 (36.91%) HTML
10 49 (32.89%) MVC
10 49 (32.89%) .NET Framework
11 45 (30.20%) CSS
12 44 (29.53%) Azure
13 39 (26.17%) Git (software)
14 38 (25.50%) Scrum
15 36 (24.16%) Python
16 35 (23.49%) Web Services
17 34 (22.82%) XML
18 33 (22.15%) T-SQL
18 33 (22.15%) Web Development
18 33 (22.15%) SQL Server 2012
18 33 (22.15%) AngularJS
18 33 (22.15%) Problem-Solving
19 31 (20.81%) REST
19 31 (20.81%) Team Foundation Server
20 27 (18.12%) JSON
21 26 (17.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 26 (17.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 24 (16.11%) OO

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 20 (13.42%) EPiServer
2 18 (12.08%) CMS
3 15 (10.07%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.37%) Confluence
5 5 (3.36%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.34%) IIS
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (8.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (2.01%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.67%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 44 (29.53%) Azure
2 18 (12.08%) Power Platform
3 10 (6.71%) AWS
4 8 (5.37%) GCP
5 5 (3.36%) Trello
6 4 (2.68%) GitHub
7 3 (2.01%) PowerApps
8 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Flow
8 2 (1.34%) Office 365
8 2 (1.34%) ShareGate
9 1 (0.67%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.67%) npm
9 1 (0.67%) NuGet
9 1 (0.67%) PaaS
9 1 (0.67%) SaaS
9 1 (0.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.09%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (75.17%) SQL Server
2 33 (22.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (17.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (14.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (12.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (10.74%) Power BI
7 11 (7.38%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (5.37%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (5.37%) NoSQL
9 7 (4.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (4.03%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (3.36%) Relational Database
12 4 (2.68%) Big Data
12 4 (2.68%) MySQL
12 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database
12 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (2.68%) SSDT
13 2 (1.34%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (26.17%) Git (software)
2 31 (20.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (12.75%) Visual Studio Team System
4 14 (9.40%) JIRA
5 11 (7.38%) Subversion
6 6 (4.03%) NUnit
7 5 (3.36%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.36%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (3.36%) PyCharm
7 5 (3.36%) Visual Studio Code
8 4 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.68%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.68%) InstallShield
8 4 (2.68%) NetBeans
8 4 (2.68%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.01%) GCC
9 3 (2.01%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.01%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (2.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (2.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 70 (46.98%) Finance
2 13 (8.72%) Retail
3 6 (4.03%) Banking
4 3 (2.01%) Back Office
5 2 (1.34%) Games
5 2 (1.34%) Law
5 2 (1.34%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) Front Office
6 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (72.48%) Developer
2 67 (44.97%) C# Developer
3 62 (41.61%) .NET Developer
4 52 (34.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (25.50%) SQL Developer
6 25 (16.78%) Senior Developer
6 25 (16.78%) SQL Server Developer
7 23 (15.44%) Senior C# Developer
8 13 (8.72%) Web Developer
9 12 (8.05%) Lead Developer
9 12 (8.05%) Senior .NET Developer
9 12 (8.05%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.71%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (6.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (6.71%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (6.71%) Lead C# Developer
11 9 (6.04%) Analyst
11 9 (6.04%) Test Engineer
12 8 (5.37%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (75.17%) .NET
2 66 (44.30%) ASP.NET
3 55 (36.91%) HTML
4 49 (32.89%) .NET Framework
5 45 (30.20%) CSS
6 35 (23.49%) Web Services
7 34 (22.82%) XML
8 33 (22.15%) AngularJS
9 31 (20.81%) REST
10 27 (18.12%) JSON
11 26 (17.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 24 (16.11%) Spring
13 23 (15.44%) SOAP
14 21 (14.09%) XSLT
15 20 (13.42%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (13.42%) HTML5
16 19 (12.75%) React
17 18 (12.08%) CSS3
17 18 (12.08%) jQuery
18 12 (8.05%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.40%) User Experience
3 13 (8.72%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.03%) Reinsurance
5 5 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.68%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.68%) Robotics
7 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.01%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.67%) Derivative
8 1 (0.67%) Equities
8 1 (0.67%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.41%) Windows
2 12 (8.05%) Linux
3 8 (5.37%) Unix
4 5 (3.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.68%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.01%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.34%) Android
7 2 (1.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (32.89%) MVC
3 38 (25.50%) Scrum
4 33 (22.15%) Problem-Solving
4 33 (22.15%) Web Development
5 24 (16.11%) DevOps
5 24 (16.11%) OO
5 24 (16.11%) TDD
6 21 (14.09%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (14.09%) OWASP
7 18 (12.08%) Content Management
7 18 (12.08%) ETL
8 17 (11.41%) Front End Development
9 16 (10.74%) Unit Testing
10 14 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (9.40%) SDLC
10 14 (9.40%) Software Engineering
11 13 (8.72%) Computer Science
12 11 (7.38%) Release Management
13 10 (6.71%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 127 (85.23%) C#
2 96 (64.43%) SQL
3 68 (45.64%) JavaScript
4 36 (24.16%) Python
5 33 (22.15%) T-SQL
6 22 (14.77%) PowerShell
7 20 (13.42%) XPath
8 13 (8.72%) Java
9 12 (8.05%) VB.NET
10 7 (4.70%) VB
11 4 (2.68%) C++
11 4 (2.68%) ES6
11 4 (2.68%) R
11 4 (2.68%) VBA
12 3 (2.01%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.01%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.34%) ES7
13 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.34%) XAML
14 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (12.08%) Degree
2 11 (7.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.34%) CISSP
4 2 (1.34%) MCSE
5 1 (0.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.44%) QA
2 6 (4.03%) SLA
3 5 (3.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (6.71%) Hyper-V
2 9 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.03%) Docker
4 5 (3.36%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.67%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 9 (6.04%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.36%) Dollar Universe
2 5 (3.36%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.01%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.67%) Automic
4 1 (0.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 76 (51.01%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.71%) Xamarin
3 9 (6.04%) Citrix
3 9 (6.04%) Oracle
3 9 (6.04%) VMware
4 6 (4.03%) Infragistics
5 4 (2.68%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.68%) Blue Prism
5 4 (2.68%) Google
5 4 (2.68%) UiPath
6 3 (2.01%) Perforce
7 2 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.34%) Tableau
8 1 (0.67%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.67%) Meridio
8 1 (0.67%) Snow