Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio Team System over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 294 326 357
Rank change year-on-year +32 +31 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 38 31 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.36% 0.27% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 1.30% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 2
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £42,000 £35,750 £34,450
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £66,350
England median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +26.32% - -20.83%

Visual Studio Team System 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 East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,851 2,387 2,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.47% 20.52% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,487 2,007 1,857
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +2.15% +9.41%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Visual Studio Team System
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Visual Studio Team System as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio Team System in the East of England

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System in the East of England.

Salary trend for Visual Studio Team System in the East of England

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio Team System in the East of England

Visual Studio Team System
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
Essex - 12 £45,000 - 7
Suffolk - 10 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire -11 6 £41,250 -25.00% 4
Cambridgeshire - 5 £53,750 -
Norfolk - 4 £50,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +1 2 £55,000 +50.68%
Visual Studio Team System
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 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 East of England region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 34 (89.47%) .NET
1 34 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 33 (86.84%) C#
3 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (55.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 19 (50.00%) DevOps
6 18 (47.37%) Test Automation
7 17 (44.74%) SQL
8 16 (42.11%) Visual Studio
8 16 (42.11%) TDD
9 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
9 15 (39.47%) OO
9 15 (39.47%) Python
9 15 (39.47%) SDLC
9 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
10 14 (36.84%) Waterfall
10 14 (36.84%) BDD
10 14 (36.84%) ISEB
10 14 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (36.84%) MSTest
11 13 (34.21%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (34.21%) Test Scripting
11 13 (34.21%) ISTQB
11 13 (34.21%) Degree
11 13 (34.21%) NUnit
11 13 (34.21%) Java
11 13 (34.21%) SpecFlow
11 13 (34.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (34.21%) Computer Science Degree

Visual Studio Team System
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (7.89%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (26.32%) SaaS
4 2 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.26%) Office 365
5 1 (2.63%) IaaS
5 1 (2.63%) NuGet
5 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) DHCP
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) IPv4
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) JasperReports
2 1 (2.63%) Power BI
2 1 (2.63%) Redis
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Visual Studio
2 14 (36.84%) MSTest
3 13 (34.21%) NUnit
3 13 (34.21%) SpecFlow
3 13 (34.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (31.58%) WatiN
5 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
6 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
6 4 (10.53%) TeamCity
7 2 (5.26%) Gerrit
7 2 (5.26%) Selenium
7 2 (5.26%) SonarQube
7 2 (5.26%) Subversion
8 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
1 12 (31.58%) Test Analyst
1 12 (31.58%) Tester
2 11 (28.95%) Automation Test Analyst
2 11 (28.95%) Automation Tester
3 9 (23.68%) Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Software Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Lead Software Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) C# Developer
6 5 (13.16%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Lead C# Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Lead Architect
9 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Python Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior ASP Developer
9 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) .NET
2 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
3 12 (31.58%) Gherkin
4 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
5 3 (7.89%) CSS
5 3 (7.89%) HTML
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.26%) jQuery
6 2 (5.26%) React
6 2 (5.26%) WCF
7 1 (2.63%) Ajax
7 1 (2.63%) Angular 2
7 1 (2.63%) HTML5
7 1 (2.63%) Middleware
7 1 (2.63%) Redux
7 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.63%) XML
7 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Biotechnology
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) EPoS
3 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Android
5 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.63%) Unix
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (50.00%) DevOps
3 18 (47.37%) Test Automation
4 16 (42.11%) TDD
5 15 (39.47%) OO
5 15 (39.47%) SDLC
6 14 (36.84%) BDD
6 14 (36.84%) Waterfall
7 13 (34.21%) Test Scripting
7 13 (34.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 12 (31.58%) Acceptance Criteria
8 12 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (31.58%) Non-Functional Testing
8 12 (31.58%) Regression Testing
8 12 (31.58%) Software Delivery
8 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
8 12 (31.58%) Time Management
9 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
10 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (10.53%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) C#
2 17 (44.74%) SQL
3 15 (39.47%) Python
4 13 (34.21%) Java
5 12 (31.58%) VB
6 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
7 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
8 3 (7.89%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.63%) PHP
9 1 (2.63%) X++
9 1 (2.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) ISEB
2 13 (34.21%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (34.21%) Degree
2 13 (34.21%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.26%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) KVM
3 1 (2.63%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.63%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 34 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) VMware
2 2 (5.26%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle