Period
to 5 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 5 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
UK > England
6 months to
5 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 548 549 450
Rank change year-on-year +1 -99 +154
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 300 412 911
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.43% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.93% 2.23% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 278 316 747
10th Percentile £36,250 £39,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -4.17% +9.09%

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 15,554 18,506 26,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.94% 19.53% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12,197 14,874 21,500
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,817 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Visual Studio Team System
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio Team System in England

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Visual Studio Team System in England.

Salary trend for Visual Studio Team System in England

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visual Studio Team System in England over the 6 months to 5 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio Team System in England

Visual Studio Team System
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 5 May 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
London -7 126 £85,000 +28.79% 13
South East +50 72 £55,000 +4.76% 11
Midlands +14 51 £45,000 -33.33% 7
West Midlands +14 48 £45,000 -33.33% 5
North of England -9 34 £45,000 -14.29% 11
Yorkshire -36 20 £44,000 -16.19% 2
South West -11 13 £41,000 -1.20% 5
North East +11 8 £57,500 +4.55% 2
North West +11 6 £37,500 -28.57% 7
East of England +18 4 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +7 3 £38,750 -44.64% 2
Visual Studio Team System
UK

For the 6 months to 5 May 2021, 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 England region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 256 (85.33%) Azure
2 247 (82.33%) C#
3 244 (81.33%) Agile Software Development
4 238 (79.33%) .NET
5 229 (76.33%) DevOps
6 181 (60.33%) JavaScript
6 181 (60.33%) SQL Server
7 169 (56.33%) SQL
8 168 (56.00%) Test Automation
9 155 (51.67%) CSS
10 146 (48.67%) .NET Framework
11 144 (48.00%) Microservices
12 142 (47.33%) Continuous Integration
13 141 (47.00%) .NET Core
14 136 (45.33%) jQuery
15 132 (44.00%) Entity Framework
16 130 (43.33%) MVC
17 128 (42.67%) Team Foundation Server
18 127 (42.33%) ASP.NET Web API
19 118 (39.33%) React
20 115 (38.33%) SOLID
20 115 (38.33%) Microsoft
21 112 (37.33%) Web Services
22 107 (35.67%) T-SQL
22 107 (35.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 106 (35.33%) OO
24 100 (33.33%) SOA
25 98 (32.67%) N-Tier
26 88 (29.33%) SharePoint
26 88 (29.33%) Azure App Service

Visual Studio Team System
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 88 (29.33%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.67%) CMS
3 9 (3.00%) Confluence
4 6 (2.00%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.33%) IIS
6 3 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.67%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.67%) Traefik
8 1 (0.33%) Kentico
8 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 81 (27.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 256 (85.33%) Azure
2 88 (29.33%) Azure App Service
3 85 (28.33%) Azure Service Bus
4 80 (26.67%) PaaS
5 78 (26.00%) Azure Service Fabric
6 70 (23.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 70 (23.33%) Azure Storage
7 66 (22.00%) Azure Key Vault
8 43 (14.33%) AWS
9 20 (6.67%) Serverless
10 19 (6.33%) Azure Functions
11 9 (3.00%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 8 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (2.67%) Lucidchart
12 8 (2.67%) SaaS
13 7 (2.33%) IaaS
14 6 (2.00%) Azure Data Factory
14 6 (2.00%) Azure Logic Apps
14 6 (2.00%) GitHub
14 6 (2.00%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.33%) HTTP
2 7 (2.33%) HTTPS
2 7 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.67%) Intranet
4 3 (1.00%) DNS
4 3 (1.00%) Firewall
4 3 (1.00%) VPN
5 2 (0.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (60.33%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.67%) NoSQL
3 14 (4.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.00%) Big Data
5 6 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.67%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.33%) Power BI
8 3 (1.00%) MySQL
8 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.33%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.33%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.33%) Redis
10 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 128 (42.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 78 (26.00%) Git (software)
3 45 (15.00%) Selenium
4 35 (11.67%) JIRA
5 27 (9.00%) Jenkins
6 24 (8.00%) Postman
7 23 (7.67%) Appium
8 21 (7.00%) Cypress.io
8 21 (7.00%) Visual Studio
9 18 (6.00%) SpecFlow
10 13 (4.33%) JMeter
11 9 (3.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (2.67%) NUnit
13 6 (2.00%) Subversion
14 5 (1.67%) SoapUI
15 4 (1.33%) git-flow
15 4 (1.33%) TeamCity
15 4 (1.33%) Visual Studio Code
15 4 (1.33%) webpack
16 3 (1.00%) TestNG
General
1 73 (24.33%) Social Skills
2 66 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.33%) Back Office
4 18 (6.00%) Finance
5 6 (2.00%) Online Betting
5 6 (2.00%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.00%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (0.67%) Games
7 2 (0.67%) Marketing
7 2 (0.67%) Retail
8 1 (0.33%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Billing
8 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 187 (62.33%) Developer
2 129 (43.00%) C# Developer
3 88 (29.33%) Senior Developer
4 87 (29.00%) .NET Developer
5 85 (28.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 82 (27.33%) Azure Developer
7 72 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 62 (20.67%) Software Developer
9 58 (19.33%) Senior .NET Developer
10 57 (19.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 43 (14.33%) SQL Developer
12 40 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 38 (12.67%) C# Software Developer
13 38 (12.67%) Senior SQL Developer
14 28 (9.33%) Analyst
15 27 (9.00%) Test Engineer
16 26 (8.67%) Test Automation Engineer
17 25 (8.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
17 25 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
18 24 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (79.33%) .NET
2 155 (51.67%) CSS
3 146 (48.67%) .NET Framework
4 141 (47.00%) .NET Core
5 136 (45.33%) jQuery
6 132 (44.00%) Entity Framework
7 127 (42.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 118 (39.33%) React
9 112 (37.33%) Web Services
10 107 (35.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 52 (17.33%) HTML
12 47 (15.67%) ASP.NET
13 42 (14.00%) AngularJS
14 20 (6.67%) LINQ
15 18 (6.00%) RESTful
16 16 (5.33%) Angular 2
17 14 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (4.67%) Redux
18 11 (3.67%) Vue.js
19 9 (3.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 98 (32.67%) N-Tier
2 41 (13.67%) Reinsurance
3 18 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (4.33%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.67%) User Experience
7 9 (3.00%) Social Media
8 8 (2.67%) Cloud Native
9 5 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.00%) Blog
11 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.33%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.33%) Windows
2 11 (3.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (2.67%) Linux
4 7 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.00%) VMS
6 3 (1.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.67%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.67%) Unix
7 2 (0.67%) zOS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (81.33%) Agile Software Development
2 229 (76.33%) DevOps
3 168 (56.00%) Test Automation
4 144 (48.00%) Microservices
5 142 (47.33%) Continuous Integration
6 130 (43.33%) MVC
7 115 (38.33%) SOLID
8 106 (35.33%) OO
9 100 (33.33%) SOA
10 87 (29.00%) Deployment Automation
11 83 (27.67%) CRM
12 79 (26.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 79 (26.33%) UML
13 74 (24.67%) Mentoring
14 58 (19.33%) Migration
15 53 (17.67%) Continuous Improvement
16 50 (16.67%) Scrum
17 45 (15.00%) TDD
18 40 (13.33%) BDD
19 36 (12.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 247 (82.33%) C#
2 181 (60.33%) JavaScript
3 169 (56.33%) SQL
4 107 (35.67%) T-SQL
5 81 (27.00%) PowerShell
6 30 (10.00%) TypeScript
7 20 (6.67%) Java
8 6 (2.00%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.00%) ES6
9 3 (1.00%) PHP
10 2 (0.67%) Python
11 1 (0.33%) C++
11 1 (0.33%) Go
11 1 (0.33%) Scala
11 1 (0.33%) VB
11 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.33%) VB6
11 1 (0.33%) VBA
11 1 (0.33%) X++
11 1 (0.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 74 (24.67%) Degree
2 25 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (3.67%) ISTQB
3 11 (3.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (3.33%) ISEB
5 6 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) ACCA
6 1 (0.33%) HND
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (12.67%) Docker
2 9 (3.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.67%) LXC
5 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 80 (26.67%) Terraform
2 67 (22.33%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (7.00%) Kubernetes
4 8 (2.67%) Ansible
5 7 (2.33%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.67%) Puppet
7 1 (0.33%) SCCM
7 1 (0.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 115 (38.33%) Microsoft
2 79 (26.33%) Nintex
3 15 (5.00%) Oracle
4 9 (3.00%) VMware
5 8 (2.67%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.33%) Cadence
6 7 (2.33%) New Relic
7 3 (1.00%) Google
7 3 (1.00%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.67%) F5
8 2 (0.67%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.67%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.33%) Avaloq
9 1 (0.33%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.33%) Snow