Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 871 1106 1212
Rank change year-on-year +235 +106 -19
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 288 79 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.044% 0.032%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.84% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 207 70 51
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -25.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £45,750 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +1.67% -25.00% +20.00%

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 34206 33432 36310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.39% 18.66% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 28110 29160 30959
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +72 96 £50,500 -15.83% 13
South East +65 50 £60,000 +33.33% 4
North of England +49 49 £52,500 +23.53% 3
South West +23 48 £42,500 +2.72% 2
Yorkshire +71 45 £52,500 +23.53% 2
East of England +35 30 £50,000 -16.67% 3
Midlands +35 14 £52,500 +66.67% 6
West Midlands +21 10 £52,500 +66.67% 3
North West - 4 £60,000 -
East Midlands - 4 - - 3
Visual Studio Team System
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 168 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 166 (57.64%) .NET
3 162 (56.25%) C#
4 149 (51.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 143 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
6 126 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 117 (40.63%) MVC
8 115 (39.93%) SQL Server
9 113 (39.24%) SQL
10 103 (35.76%) JavaScript
11 94 (32.64%) Git (software)
12 91 (31.60%) ASP.NET
13 88 (30.56%) HTML
14 86 (29.86%) Visual Studio
15 76 (26.39%) CSS
16 70 (24.31%) ASP.NET MVC
17 67 (23.26%) DevOps
18 65 (22.57%) .NET Framework
19 62 (21.53%) ASP.NET Web API
19 62 (21.53%) Test Automation
20 61 (21.18%) TeamCity
20 61 (21.18%) Amazon AWS
21 60 (20.83%) Windows
22 53 (18.40%) DNS
22 53 (18.40%) PowerShell
23 52 (18.06%) Finance
24 48 (16.67%) Scrum
25 47 (16.32%) Continuous Delivery
26 46 (15.97%) Entity Framework
26 46 (15.97%) Azure SQL Database

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 27 (9.38%) IIS
2 20 (6.94%) CMS
3 18 (6.25%) Umbraco
4 16 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 11 (3.82%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (3.47%) Confluence
6 10 (3.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (2.43%) EPiServer
8 6 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (1.74%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (1.39%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.39%) Commerce Server
10 4 (1.39%) Commerce Server 2007
10 4 (1.39%) DNN
10 4 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.69%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.35%) Drupal
12 1 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (4.86%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (3.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.39%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (5.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.39%) nopCommerce
3 2 (0.69%) Exstream
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 149 (51.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (21.18%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (6.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (5.56%) Office 365
5 13 (4.51%) PaaS
6 9 (3.13%) GitHub
7 8 (2.78%) IaaS
8 6 (2.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (2.08%) npm
8 6 (2.08%) Serverless
9 3 (1.04%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (1.04%) Datadog
9 3 (1.04%) SaaS
10 2 (0.69%) BrowserStack
10 2 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.69%) Firebase
11 1 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.35%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.35%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 53 (18.40%) DNS
2 6 (2.08%) Firewall
2 6 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.74%) VLAN
4 3 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (1.04%) LDAP
4 3 (1.04%) Network Security
4 3 (1.04%) SAN
5 2 (0.69%) DHCP
5 2 (0.69%) LAN
5 2 (0.69%) WAN
6 1 (0.35%) DSL
6 1 (0.35%) Internet
6 1 (0.35%) PBX
6 1 (0.35%) Skype
6 1 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (39.93%) SQL Server
2 46 (15.97%) Azure SQL Database
3 19 (6.60%) SQL Server 2016
4 16 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.78%) Power BI
7 8 (2.78%) Redis
8 7 (2.43%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.39%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (1.39%) MySQL
11 3 (1.04%) DocumentDB
11 3 (1.04%) SQLite
12 2 (0.69%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.69%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 168 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 94 (32.64%) Git (software)
3 86 (29.86%) Visual Studio
4 61 (21.18%) TeamCity
5 41 (14.24%) Octopus Deploy
6 38 (13.19%) Jenkins
7 31 (10.76%) Subversion
8 29 (10.07%) Selenium
9 23 (7.99%) NUnit
10 18 (6.25%) JIRA
11 17 (5.90%) SpecFlow
12 12 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 10 (3.47%) Jasmine
13 10 (3.47%) MSTest
14 9 (3.13%) NuGet
15 8 (2.78%) LoadRunner
15 8 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
15 8 (2.78%) PowerBuilder
15 8 (2.78%) webpack
16 7 (2.43%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (18.06%) Finance
2 13 (4.51%) Advertising
3 9 (3.13%) Games
4 8 (2.78%) Back Office
5 7 (2.43%) Retail
6 6 (2.08%) Publishing
7 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Marketing
8 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 113 (39.24%) Developer
2 65 (22.57%) .NET Developer
3 43 (14.93%) C# Developer
4 36 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 33 (11.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 29 (10.07%) Cloud Engineer
7 28 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 28 (9.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (9.38%) AWS Engineer
8 27 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
9 25 (8.68%) Senior Developer
10 23 (7.99%) Architect
11 17 (5.90%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (5.56%) Analyst
12 16 (5.56%) Software Developer
13 13 (4.51%) Senior .NET Developer
14 11 (3.82%) Test Analyst
15 10 (3.47%) JavaScript Developer
15 10 (3.47%) Lead Developer
16 9 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (57.64%) .NET
2 91 (31.60%) ASP.NET
3 88 (30.56%) HTML
4 76 (26.39%) CSS
5 70 (24.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 65 (22.57%) .NET Framework
7 62 (21.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 46 (15.97%) Entity Framework
9 45 (15.63%) WCF
10 42 (14.58%) jQuery
11 34 (11.81%) HTML5
11 34 (11.81%) KnockoutJS
12 30 (10.42%) RESTful
13 27 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 25 (8.68%) ASP.NET Core
15 23 (7.99%) Web Services
16 22 (7.64%) XML
17 21 (7.29%) CSS3
18 20 (6.94%) AngularJS
18 20 (6.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 28 (9.72%) Hybrid Cloud
3 25 (8.68%) Computer Science
4 21 (7.29%) Fintech
5 14 (4.86%) User Experience
6 10 (3.47%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (2.78%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.78%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.39%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.39%) W3C
10 3 (1.04%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.04%) Life Science
10 3 (1.04%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.69%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.69%) Clustering
11 2 (0.69%) RIA
12 1 (0.35%) Replication
12 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 60 (20.83%) Windows
2 40 (13.89%) Windows Server
3 38 (13.19%) Linux
4 27 (9.38%) CentOS
4 27 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.08%) Android
7 6 (2.08%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (40.63%) MVC
3 67 (23.26%) DevOps
4 62 (21.53%) Test Automation
5 48 (16.67%) Scrum
6 47 (16.32%) Continuous Delivery
7 39 (13.54%) Microservices
8 36 (12.50%) TDD
9 35 (12.15%) High Availability
10 33 (11.46%) Configuration Management
10 33 (11.46%) SOA
10 33 (11.46%) SOLID
11 27 (9.38%) Auto-Scaling
11 27 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (9.38%) OO
11 27 (9.38%) Runbook
11 27 (9.38%) Unit Testing
12 25 (8.68%) Web Development
13 23 (7.99%) BDD
14 21 (7.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 162 (56.25%) C#
2 113 (39.24%) SQL
3 103 (35.76%) JavaScript
4 53 (18.40%) PowerShell
5 40 (13.89%) Python
6 37 (12.85%) Ruby
7 34 (11.81%) Perl
8 33 (11.46%) Bash Shell
9 25 (8.68%) T-SQL
10 13 (4.51%) F#
10 13 (4.51%) VB.NET
11 11 (3.82%) Java
12 9 (3.13%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.78%) C++
13 8 (2.78%) Progress 4GL
13 8 (2.78%) TypeScript
14 6 (2.08%) VBScript
15 5 (1.74%) PHP
16 3 (1.04%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.69%) Go
Qualifications
1 32 (11.11%) Degree
2 23 (7.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (5.56%) MCSE
3 16 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (4.17%) ISEB
5 10 (3.47%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.39%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.39%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.78%) QA
2 5 (1.74%) GCP
2 5 (1.74%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.69%) WCAG
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (15.63%) Docker
2 34 (11.81%) Active Directory
3 16 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (2.43%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.35%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 44 (15.28%) Puppet
2 34 (11.81%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (11.11%) Ansible
4 27 (9.38%) Kubernetes
4 27 (9.38%) Nagios
4 27 (9.38%) Rundeck
5 24 (8.33%) SCOM
6 16 (5.56%) SCCM
6 16 (5.56%) SCDPM
7 3 (1.04%) Kibana
7 3 (1.04%) logstash
7 3 (1.04%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.69%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.35%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 126 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.76%) Splunk
3 21 (7.29%) Google
3 21 (7.29%) Xamarin
4 20 (6.94%) Oracle
5 16 (5.56%) Hitachi
5 16 (5.56%) Sitecore
6 8 (2.78%) Ab Initio
6 8 (2.78%) Progress
6 8 (2.78%) VMware
7 7 (2.43%) IBM
8 5 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.39%) Infragistics
10 3 (1.04%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.04%) F5
11 2 (0.69%) EMC
11 2 (0.69%) HP
11 2 (0.69%) Twitter
11 2 (0.69%) Veritas
12 1 (0.35%) Adobe