Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 458 871 1147
Rank change year-on-year +413 +276 +85
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 958 288 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.64% 0.17% 0.043%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.19% 0.84% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 795 207 69
England median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +5.56% -25.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £45,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +31.15% +1.67% -25.00%

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 30,040 34,312 33,200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.94% 20.30% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24,489 28,188 28,947
England median annual salary £52,450 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.90% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK 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 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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 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
London +385 515 £70,000 +38.61% 72
South East +127 159 £60,000 - 36
Midlands +114 109 £45,000 -14.29% 16
North of England +58 79 £52,500 - 17
West Midlands +91 67 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Yorkshire +49 61 £52,500 - 5
South West +16 60 £56,250 +32.35% 14
East Midlands +53 42 £40,000 - 5
East of England +33 36 £45,000 -10.00% 10
North West +28 15 £48,750 -18.75% 10
North East - 5 £55,000 - 2
Visual Studio Team System
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 England region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 648 (67.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 638 (66.60%) Agile Software Development
3 616 (64.30%) C#
4 615 (64.20%) .NET
5 456 (47.60%) Microsoft
6 419 (43.74%) SQL
7 397 (41.44%) SQL Server
8 319 (33.30%) JavaScript
9 313 (32.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 309 (32.25%) Git (software)
11 302 (31.52%) Finance
12 301 (31.42%) Visual Studio
13 281 (29.33%) DevOps
14 270 (28.18%) MVC
15 267 (27.87%) Amazon AWS
16 250 (26.10%) Test Automation
16 250 (26.10%) Continuous Integration
17 240 (25.05%) ASP.NET Web API
18 229 (23.90%) PowerShell
19 220 (22.96%) ASP.NET
20 205 (21.40%) CSS
21 200 (20.88%) Scrum
22 192 (20.04%) HTML
23 188 (19.62%) TDD
24 166 (17.33%) .NET Framework
24 166 (17.33%) Microservices
24 166 (17.33%) .NET Core
25 164 (17.12%) AngularJS
26 159 (16.60%) T-SQL
27 156 (16.28%) Jenkins

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
1 117 (12.21%) SharePoint
2 41 (4.28%) Confluence
3 32 (3.34%) IIS
4 31 (3.24%) BizTalk Server
5 24 (2.51%) Apache Spark
6 19 (1.98%) CMS
7 14 (1.46%) Umbraco
8 13 (1.36%) Apache
9 12 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 11 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (1.04%) Apache Solr
12 9 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (0.94%) Ethereum
12 9 (0.94%) NServiceBus
13 8 (0.84%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.42%) Apache Pig
14 4 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
16 1 (0.10%) Mule
Applications
1 12 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.10%) Maya
Business Applications
1 88 (9.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (1.36%) thinkFolio
4 9 (0.94%) Bloomberg AIM
4 9 (0.94%) Eagle PACE
4 9 (0.94%) Front Arena
4 9 (0.94%) Markit EDM
4 9 (0.94%) Ripple
5 7 (0.73%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (0.42%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.21%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 648 (67.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 267 (27.87%) Amazon AWS
3 102 (10.65%) PaaS
4 93 (9.71%) Serverless
5 62 (6.47%) Azure Functions
6 59 (6.16%) IaaS
7 56 (5.85%) SaaS
8 39 (4.07%) Azure Data Factory
9 27 (2.82%) Dynamics 365
10 24 (2.51%) GitHub
11 22 (2.30%) Azure Active Directory
11 22 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
11 22 (2.30%) npm
12 16 (1.67%) Azure Machine Learning
12 16 (1.67%) Office 365
13 11 (1.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 11 (1.15%) Apigee
14 9 (0.94%) BlazeMeter
14 9 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
14 9 (0.94%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 65 (6.78%) Firewall
2 26 (2.71%) DNS
3 16 (1.67%) Internet
4 11 (1.15%) Intranet
5 9 (0.94%) Extranet
5 9 (0.94%) HTTP
6 5 (0.52%) VLAN
7 4 (0.42%) SAN
7 4 (0.42%) VPN
8 3 (0.31%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.10%) DHCP
9 1 (0.10%) ICMP
9 1 (0.10%) Network Security
9 1 (0.10%) Skype
9 1 (0.10%) SMTP
9 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 397 (41.44%) SQL Server
2 85 (8.87%) Azure SQL Database
3 83 (8.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 67 (6.99%) NoSQL
5 64 (6.68%) Data Warehouse
6 53 (5.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 48 (5.01%) Relational Database
8 45 (4.70%) Cosmos DB
9 38 (3.97%) Power BI
10 37 (3.86%) SQL Server 2016
11 32 (3.34%) MongoDB
12 30 (3.13%) Data Lake
13 29 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 25 (2.61%) Big Data
15 23 (2.40%) Hadoop
15 23 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
16 19 (1.98%) Geospatial Data
16 19 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
17 18 (1.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 14 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 313 (32.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 309 (32.25%) Git (software)
3 301 (31.42%) Visual Studio
4 156 (16.28%) Jenkins
5 114 (11.90%) Octopus Deploy
5 114 (11.90%) TeamCity
6 96 (10.02%) JIRA
7 62 (6.47%) Selenium
8 57 (5.95%) Gradle
8 57 (5.95%) NUnit
9 49 (5.11%) Maven
10 46 (4.80%) Ant
10 46 (4.80%) SpecFlow
11 39 (4.07%) Subversion
12 33 (3.44%) Cucumber
13 26 (2.71%) JMeter
14 25 (2.61%) SonarQube
15 24 (2.51%) MSTest
16 22 (2.30%) Bitbucket
17 19 (1.98%) WebDriver
General
1 302 (31.52%) Finance
2 47 (4.91%) Marketing
3 38 (3.97%) Retail
4 35 (3.65%) Financial Institution
5 33 (3.44%) Front Office
6 32 (3.34%) Banking
7 13 (1.36%) Back Office
8 11 (1.15%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.94%) Advertising
11 6 (0.63%) Legal
12 5 (0.52%) Local Government
13 4 (0.42%) Games
14 3 (0.31%) Automotive
15 2 (0.21%) Electronics
16 1 (0.10%) Law
16 1 (0.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 365 (38.10%) Developer
2 154 (16.08%) C# Developer
3 150 (15.66%) .NET Developer
4 121 (12.63%) DevOps Engineer
5 117 (12.21%) Architect
6 80 (8.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 80 (8.35%) Senior Developer
7 71 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
8 59 (6.16%) Software Engineer
9 57 (5.95%) Azure Engineer
10 52 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
11 45 (4.70%) Azure Developer
12 43 (4.49%) Software Developer
13 42 (4.38%) ASP.NET Developer
14 41 (4.28%) Consultant
14 41 (4.28%) Web Developer
15 40 (4.18%) Analyst
16 38 (3.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 35 (3.65%) Automation Engineer
17 35 (3.65%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 615 (64.20%) .NET
2 240 (25.05%) ASP.NET Web API
3 220 (22.96%) ASP.NET
4 205 (21.40%) CSS
5 192 (20.04%) HTML
6 166 (17.33%) .NET Core
6 166 (17.33%) .NET Framework
7 164 (17.12%) AngularJS
8 143 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 143 (14.93%) Entity Framework
9 132 (13.78%) React
10 126 (13.15%) Web Services
11 123 (12.84%) jQuery
12 91 (9.50%) RESTful
13 89 (9.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 79 (8.25%) HTML5
15 74 (7.72%) WCF
16 73 (7.62%) JSON
17 50 (5.22%) REST
18 48 (5.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 90 (9.39%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (9.29%) Computer Science
3 76 (7.93%) Greenfield Project
4 75 (7.83%) N-Tier
5 61 (6.37%) User Experience
6 60 (6.26%) Data Centre
7 57 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
8 54 (5.64%) Self-Motivation
9 49 (5.11%) Fintech
10 29 (3.03%) Mobile App
11 24 (2.51%) Public Cloud
12 22 (2.30%) Equities
12 22 (2.30%) Fixed Income
12 22 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 18 (1.88%) Derivative
13 18 (1.88%) Management Information System
14 16 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
15 13 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
16 12 (1.25%) Cloud Native
17 11 (1.15%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 134 (13.99%) Windows
2 59 (6.16%) Linux
3 57 (5.95%) Windows Server
4 29 (3.03%) Android
5 26 (2.71%) Windows 10
6 18 (1.88%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.88%) Windows 8
7 15 (1.57%) Windows 7
7 15 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.73%) Unix
9 6 (0.63%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 6 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.52%) CentOS
10 5 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.52%) VMS
11 2 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.10%) AIX
12 1 (0.10%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.10%) Debian
12 1 (0.10%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 638 (66.60%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (29.33%) DevOps
3 270 (28.18%) MVC
4 250 (26.10%) Continuous Integration
4 250 (26.10%) Test Automation
5 200 (20.88%) Scrum
6 188 (19.62%) TDD
7 166 (17.33%) Microservices
8 139 (14.51%) Mentoring
9 135 (14.09%) SDLC
10 127 (13.26%) OO
11 126 (13.15%) Waterfall
12 121 (12.63%) SOLID
13 118 (12.32%) Deployment Automation
14 113 (11.80%) SOA
15 111 (11.59%) Software Engineering
16 102 (10.65%) Analytics
16 102 (10.65%) Problem-Solving
17 96 (10.02%) BDD
18 93 (9.71%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 616 (64.30%) C#
2 419 (43.74%) SQL
3 319 (33.30%) JavaScript
4 229 (23.90%) PowerShell
5 159 (16.60%) T-SQL
6 117 (12.21%) Python
7 80 (8.35%) Java
8 58 (6.05%) TypeScript
9 54 (5.64%) Bash Shell
10 45 (4.70%) Ruby
11 36 (3.76%) C
12 32 (3.34%) VB
13 21 (2.19%) Scala
14 20 (2.09%) Go
15 19 (1.98%) VB.NET
16 13 (1.36%) U-SQL
17 9 (0.94%) C++
18 8 (0.84%) Objective-C
18 8 (0.84%) PHP
18 8 (0.84%) VB6
Qualifications
1 119 (12.42%) Degree
2 64 (6.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (3.97%) ISEB
4 34 (3.55%) ISTQB
5 21 (2.19%) Security Cleared
6 20 (2.09%) SC Cleared
7 19 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (1.25%) Master's Degree
9 6 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.52%) MCSD
11 4 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.42%) MCAD
11 4 (0.42%) MCDBA
11 4 (0.42%) PhD
12 3 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
13 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.21%) MCP
13 2 (0.21%) MCSE
14 1 (0.10%) MCSA
14 1 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (9.71%) QA
2 29 (3.03%) GDPR
3 15 (1.57%) PMO
4 9 (0.94%) SLA
5 6 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 156 (16.28%) Docker
2 74 (7.72%) Active Directory
3 72 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 65 (6.78%) Hyper-V
5 16 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (1.57%) LXC
7 5 (0.52%) vSphere
8 3 (0.31%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.21%) KVM
9 2 (0.21%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.21%) Xen
10 1 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 96 (10.02%) Kubernetes
2 88 (9.19%) Puppet
3 67 (6.99%) Ansible
4 50 (5.22%) Opscode Chef
5 27 (2.82%) Terraform
6 10 (1.04%) Grafana
7 7 (0.73%) HP ALM
8 6 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
8 6 (0.63%) Prometheus
9 5 (0.52%) Kibana
9 5 (0.52%) logstash
9 5 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.52%) SCOM
10 2 (0.21%) Mesos
11 1 (0.10%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.10%) Salt
11 1 (0.10%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.10%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.10%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 456 (47.60%) Microsoft
2 73 (7.62%) VMware
3 65 (6.78%) Oracle
4 58 (6.05%) Nintex
5 36 (3.76%) Atlassian
6 33 (3.44%) Google
7 30 (3.13%) Xamarin
8 20 (2.09%) New Relic
9 18 (1.88%) AppDynamics
10 14 (1.46%) Databricks
11 13 (1.36%) Bloomberg
12 12 (1.25%) Tableau
13 11 (1.15%) HP
13 11 (1.15%) Informatica
14 10 (1.04%) MuleSoft
14 10 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
15 9 (0.94%) Calypso
15 9 (0.94%) Charles River
15 9 (0.94%) Dynatrace
15 9 (0.94%) FXall