Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
UK > England
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 436 568 960
Rank change year-on-year +132 +392 +277
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 897 746 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.67% 0.46% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.43% 2.22% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 736 544 171
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +27.91% -11.79%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +27.91% -9.47%

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 26,139 33,599 31,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.59% 20.90% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 20,712 27,433 26,926
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Visual Studio Team System
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Visual Studio Team System as a percentage 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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System in England over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 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 +132 468 £70,000 +7.69% 26
South East +92 168 £57,500 +21.05% 13
Midlands -1 75 £50,000 -4.76% 4
North of England +5 66 £45,000 -10.00% 5
South West +73 64 £42,500 -4.56% 2
West Midlands +7 61 £50,000 -4.76% 2
East of England +84 41 £50,000 -4.76%
Yorkshire +1 40 £40,000 -27.27% 2
North West +33 25 £52,500 +31.25% 2
East Midlands +19 14 £36,250 -5.84% 2
North East +3 1 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Visual Studio Team System
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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.

1 646 (72.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 549 (61.20%) Agile Software Development
3 531 (59.20%) .NET
4 500 (55.74%) DevOps
5 479 (53.40%) C#
6 401 (44.70%) Microsoft
7 393 (43.81%) SQL
8 296 (33.00%) Git (software)
9 292 (32.55%) SQL Server
10 288 (32.11%) JavaScript
11 264 (29.43%) PowerShell
12 235 (26.20%) Team Foundation Server
13 232 (25.86%) Visual Studio
13 232 (25.86%) Amazon AWS
14 229 (25.53%) Test Automation
15 207 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
16 203 (22.63%) Finance
17 194 (21.63%) ASP.NET
18 192 (21.40%) Scrum
19 182 (20.29%) CSS
20 179 (19.96%) SDLC
21 178 (19.84%) ASP.NET Web API
21 178 (19.84%) Docker
22 176 (19.62%) React
23 172 (19.18%) MVC
24 160 (17.84%) Microservices
25 154 (17.17%) .NET Framework
26 145 (16.16%) Windows
27 139 (15.50%) PaaS
28 135 (15.05%) JIRA

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
1 127 (14.16%) SharePoint
2 50 (5.57%) IIS
3 45 (5.02%) Confluence
4 37 (4.12%) Apache
5 21 (2.34%) Apache Spark
6 19 (2.12%) CMS
6 19 (2.12%) Tomcat
7 16 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (1.56%) Apache Solr
9 13 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
9 13 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 12 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (1.23%) Camunda
11 11 (1.23%) Umbraco
12 7 (0.78%) Documentum
13 6 (0.67%) OpenEdge
14 5 (0.56%) NServiceBus
14 5 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
16 2 (0.22%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (0.67%) InVision
2 6 (0.67%) Sketch
3 5 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.22%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.22%) SPSS
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 74 (8.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (2.45%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.78%) SAP CO
3 7 (0.78%) SAP FI
3 7 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (0.78%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (0.56%) Q-Pulse
4 5 (0.56%) Sage CRM
5 4 (0.45%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.45%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 646 (72.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 232 (25.86%) Amazon AWS
3 139 (15.50%) PaaS
4 89 (9.92%) IaaS
5 68 (7.58%) SaaS
6 56 (6.24%) Serverless
7 52 (5.80%) Azure Functions
8 44 (4.91%) Power Platform
9 42 (4.68%) Google Cloud Platform
10 33 (3.68%) GitHub
11 28 (3.12%) Office 365
12 27 (3.01%) Azure Active Directory
13 23 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
14 20 (2.23%) BPaaS
15 16 (1.78%) AWS CloudFormation
16 15 (1.67%) OneDrive
17 13 (1.45%) NuGet
18 12 (1.34%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
18 12 (1.34%) OpenShift
19 10 (1.11%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 70 (7.80%) Firewall
2 17 (1.90%) Internet
3 12 (1.34%) DNS
4 10 (1.11%) Extranet
4 10 (1.11%) Intranet
5 9 (1.00%) BIG-IP
5 9 (1.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (1.00%) FabricPath
5 9 (1.00%) VLAN
6 7 (0.78%) HTTP
6 7 (0.78%) Network Security
7 6 (0.67%) VPN
8 5 (0.56%) Broadband
8 5 (0.56%) LAN
8 5 (0.56%) MPLS
8 5 (0.56%) PBX
8 5 (0.56%) VoIP
8 5 (0.56%) WAN
8 5 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (32.55%) SQL Server
2 81 (9.03%) NoSQL
3 63 (7.02%) Azure SQL Database
4 59 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (4.57%) SQL Server 2016
7 40 (4.46%) Data Lake
8 37 (4.12%) Power BI
9 31 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
10 29 (3.23%) Cosmos DB
11 28 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
12 27 (3.01%) Big Data
13 26 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
14 23 (2.56%) Hadoop
14 23 (2.56%) MySQL
15 22 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (1.56%) Relational Database
17 13 (1.45%) Amazon Aurora
17 13 (1.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 13 (1.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 296 (33.00%) Git (software)
2 235 (26.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 232 (25.86%) Visual Studio
4 135 (15.05%) JIRA
5 115 (12.82%) Jenkins
6 108 (12.04%) Octopus Deploy
7 65 (7.25%) TeamCity
8 62 (6.91%) Selenium
9 52 (5.80%) Maven
10 49 (5.46%) Gradle
11 41 (4.57%) WebDriver
12 40 (4.46%) Ant
13 32 (3.57%) Bitbucket
14 25 (2.79%) SpecFlow
15 24 (2.68%) GitLab
16 22 (2.45%) NUnit
16 22 (2.45%) Subversion
17 18 (2.01%) Cucumber
18 17 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
19 16 (1.78%) HP UFT
General
1 203 (22.63%) Finance
2 59 (6.58%) Marketing
3 43 (4.79%) Retail
4 42 (4.68%) Financial Institution
5 22 (2.45%) Front Office
6 20 (2.23%) Banking
7 18 (2.01%) Back Office
8 12 (1.34%) Advertising
9 8 (0.89%) Legal
10 6 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.56%) Games
12 4 (0.45%) Billing
12 4 (0.45%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.33%) German Language
13 3 (0.33%) Law
13 3 (0.33%) Publishing
14 2 (0.22%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Automotive
15 1 (0.11%) Electronics
15 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 333 (37.12%) Developer
2 147 (16.39%) .NET Developer
3 146 (16.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 121 (13.49%) C# Developer
5 89 (9.92%) Senior Developer
6 82 (9.14%) Architect
7 68 (7.58%) Analyst
8 63 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
9 53 (5.91%) Azure Architect
10 49 (5.46%) Azure Developer
10 49 (5.46%) Solutions Architect
11 47 (5.24%) Cloud Architect
12 46 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
13 43 (4.79%) Azure DevOps
13 43 (4.79%) Azure Engineer
13 43 (4.79%) Consultant
14 38 (4.24%) Lead Developer
14 38 (4.24%) Senior C# Developer
15 37 (4.12%) AWS Engineer
16 36 (4.01%) Azure DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 531 (59.20%) .NET
2 194 (21.63%) ASP.NET
3 182 (20.29%) CSS
4 178 (19.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 176 (19.62%) React
6 154 (17.17%) .NET Framework
7 129 (14.38%) .NET Core
8 113 (12.60%) JSON
9 109 (12.15%) Web Services
10 104 (11.59%) jQuery
11 98 (10.93%) AngularJS
11 98 (10.93%) HTML
12 96 (10.70%) Entity Framework
13 92 (10.26%) REST
14 88 (9.81%) ASP.NET MVC
15 78 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 55 (6.13%) RESTful
17 54 (6.02%) XML
18 51 (5.69%) Redux
19 41 (4.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 73 (8.14%) Data Centre
2 71 (7.92%) Enterprise Software
3 66 (7.36%) Public Cloud
4 63 (7.02%) Self-Motivation
5 62 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
6 61 (6.80%) Hybrid Cloud
7 57 (6.35%) Greenfield Project
8 49 (5.46%) N-Tier
9 45 (5.02%) User Experience
10 44 (4.91%) Mobile App
11 28 (3.12%) Management Information System
12 27 (3.01%) Fintech
13 16 (1.78%) Linux Command Line
14 13 (1.45%) Cloud Native
14 13 (1.45%) IVR
15 12 (1.34%) Client/Server
15 12 (1.34%) Virtual Team
16 10 (1.11%) Blog
17 9 (1.00%) Hedge funds
18 8 (0.89%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 145 (16.16%) Windows
2 79 (8.81%) Linux
3 53 (5.91%) Windows Server
4 23 (2.56%) Windows 10
4 23 (2.56%) Windows 7
5 21 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (1.78%) Windows 8
8 15 (1.67%) Android
9 13 (1.45%) CentOS
9 13 (1.45%) Ubuntu
10 11 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (1.00%) SUSE
12 6 (0.67%) Unix
13 2 (0.22%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.22%) VMS
14 1 (0.11%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 549 (61.20%) Agile Software Development
2 500 (55.74%) DevOps
3 229 (25.53%) Test Automation
4 207 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 192 (21.40%) Scrum
6 179 (19.96%) SDLC
7 172 (19.18%) MVC
8 160 (17.84%) Microservices
9 121 (13.49%) Infrastructure as Code
10 109 (12.15%) Computer Science
11 108 (12.04%) Software Engineering
12 107 (11.93%) Deployment Automation
13 104 (11.59%) TDD
14 98 (10.93%) OO
15 96 (10.70%) Problem-Solving
16 93 (10.37%) SOA
17 88 (9.81%) CRM
18 84 (9.36%) Analytics
18 84 (9.36%) Configuration Management
18 84 (9.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 479 (53.40%) C#
2 393 (43.81%) SQL
3 288 (32.11%) JavaScript
4 264 (29.43%) PowerShell
5 112 (12.49%) Python
6 83 (9.25%) Java
7 76 (8.47%) T-SQL
8 70 (7.80%) Bash Shell
9 61 (6.80%) Ruby
10 51 (5.69%) TypeScript
11 18 (2.01%) VB.NET
12 16 (1.78%) VBA
13 14 (1.56%) C++
13 14 (1.56%) VB
14 13 (1.45%) PHP
14 13 (1.45%) R
15 12 (1.34%) ES6
16 10 (1.11%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.00%) C
18 8 (0.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 129 (14.38%) Degree
2 40 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (3.46%) ISEB
4 28 (3.12%) Security Cleared
5 21 (2.34%) ISTQB
6 19 (2.12%) HND
7 18 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.89%) MCSE
9 7 (0.78%) MCSA
9 7 (0.78%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.22%) CEH
13 2 (0.22%) MBA
13 2 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
13 2 (0.22%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
14 1 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (10.37%) QA
2 24 (2.68%) GDPR
2 24 (2.68%) SLA
3 10 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.78%) PMO
5 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 178 (19.84%) Docker
2 104 (11.59%) Active Directory
3 98 (10.93%) Hyper-V
4 97 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (2.79%) XenApp
6 24 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
7 16 (1.78%) LXC
8 13 (1.45%) VMware NSX
9 10 (1.11%) KVM
10 9 (1.00%) vSphere
11 6 (0.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 5 (0.56%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.11%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.11%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 130 (14.49%) Kubernetes
2 98 (10.93%) Puppet
3 84 (9.36%) Ansible
4 74 (8.25%) Terraform
5 53 (5.91%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (2.79%) vCenter Server
7 16 (1.78%) HP ALM
7 16 (1.78%) SCCM
8 14 (1.56%) Docker Swarm
9 9 (1.00%) SCOM
9 9 (1.00%) SCOrch
9 9 (1.00%) vRealize
10 5 (0.56%) WSUS
11 4 (0.45%) Grafana
11 4 (0.45%) Prometheus
12 3 (0.33%) Graphite
12 3 (0.33%) Nessus
13 2 (0.22%) Ambari
13 2 (0.22%) Salt
13 2 (0.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 401 (44.70%) Microsoft
2 97 (10.81%) VMware
3 52 (5.80%) Oracle
4 39 (4.35%) Nintex
5 31 (3.46%) Google
6 28 (3.12%) Citrix
6 28 (3.12%) Xamarin
7 24 (2.68%) SAP
8 20 (2.23%) Splunk
9 18 (2.01%) Databricks
10 16 (1.78%) HP
11 14 (1.56%) Sitecore
12 12 (1.34%) Autodesk
12 12 (1.34%) Cisco
13 11 (1.23%) Atlassian
13 11 (1.23%) F5
14 9 (1.00%) AppDynamics
14 9 (1.00%) Red Hat
14 9 (1.00%) Tableau
15 7 (0.78%) webMethods