Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 467 924 1156
Rank change year-on-year +457 +232 +47
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 919 241 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.60% 0.15% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.95% 0.71% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 732 172 44
England median annual salary £60,000 £45,750 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.15% +4.57% -27.08%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,688 £30,150
90th Percentile £87,500 £66,125 £67,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% +5.88% -29.17%

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 31,162 33,972 33,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.21% 20.59% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 25,434 27,886 29,432
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +363 472 £70,000 +27.27% 41
South East +121 155 £60,000 +29.03% 28
Midlands +117 97 £45,000 -2.70% 26
North of England +97 93 £52,500 -12.50% 27
Yorkshire +71 63 £52,500 -8.70% 10
West Midlands +77 58 £50,000 +8.11% 16
South West -11 52 £57,500 +35.29% 6
East of England +40 48 £52,500 -4.55% 4
East Midlands +46 39 £40,000 - 10
North West +42 21 £42,500 -29.17% 14
North East - 9 £47,500 - 3
Visual Studio Team System
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 632 (68.77%) Agile Software Development
2 613 (66.70%) C#
3 606 (65.94%) .NET
4 594 (64.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 445 (48.42%) SQL
6 429 (46.68%) Microsoft
7 379 (41.24%) SQL Server
8 314 (34.17%) Finance
9 305 (33.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 304 (33.08%) JavaScript
11 303 (32.97%) Git (software)
12 296 (32.21%) MVC
13 293 (31.88%) Continuous Integration
13 293 (31.88%) Amazon AWS
14 287 (31.23%) DevOps
15 271 (29.49%) Visual Studio
16 257 (27.97%) ASP.NET Web API
17 254 (27.64%) ASP.NET
18 249 (27.09%) Test Automation
19 217 (23.61%) PowerShell
20 196 (21.33%) CSS
21 194 (21.11%) TDD
22 191 (20.78%) Scrum
23 188 (20.46%) HTML
24 181 (19.70%) Microservices
25 180 (19.59%) Jenkins
26 170 (18.50%) .NET Framework
27 159 (17.30%) T-SQL
27 159 (17.30%) ASP.NET MVC
28 150 (16.32%) Entity Framework

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
1 110 (11.97%) SharePoint
2 29 (3.16%) Confluence
2 29 (3.16%) IIS
3 27 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
4 18 (1.96%) CMS
5 16 (1.74%) Apache Spark
6 15 (1.63%) Apache
6 15 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 13 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (1.31%) NServiceBus
9 11 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (1.09%) Apache Solr
10 10 (1.09%) Umbraco
11 9 (0.98%) Ethereum
11 9 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.44%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.33%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.33%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.11%) Maya
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 79 (8.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (3.16%) thinkFolio
3 28 (3.05%) Eagle PACE
3 28 (3.05%) Front Arena
4 15 (1.63%) Bloomberg AIM
4 15 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (1.63%) Markit EDM
5 9 (0.98%) Ripple
6 5 (0.54%) Elite 3E
7 4 (0.44%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.33%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.22%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 594 (64.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 293 (31.88%) Amazon AWS
3 72 (7.83%) PaaS
4 62 (6.75%) Serverless
5 61 (6.64%) SaaS
6 50 (5.44%) IaaS
7 42 (4.57%) Azure Functions
8 39 (4.24%) npm
9 25 (2.72%) GitHub
10 22 (2.39%) Office 365
11 20 (2.18%) Azure Data Factory
12 19 (2.07%) Azure Active Directory
12 19 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
13 17 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
14 11 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 11 (1.20%) NuGet
15 10 (1.09%) Azure Machine Learning
16 9 (0.98%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
17 7 (0.76%) BlazeMeter
17 7 (0.76%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.46%) Firewall
2 28 (3.05%) DNS
3 15 (1.63%) Internet
4 7 (0.76%) VPN
5 6 (0.65%) HTTP
6 5 (0.54%) Intranet
7 4 (0.44%) SAN
7 4 (0.44%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.33%) DHCP
8 3 (0.33%) Extranet
8 3 (0.33%) LAN
8 3 (0.33%) Skype
8 3 (0.33%) VLAN
8 3 (0.33%) WAN
8 3 (0.33%) Wireless
9 2 (0.22%) SMS
10 1 (0.11%) AMQP
10 1 (0.11%) Network Security
10 1 (0.11%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 379 (41.24%) SQL Server
2 101 (10.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 78 (8.49%) NoSQL
4 64 (6.96%) Azure SQL Database
4 64 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
6 42 (4.57%) Relational Database
7 39 (4.24%) Power BI
7 39 (4.24%) SQL Server 2016
8 38 (4.13%) Cosmos DB
9 33 (3.59%) MongoDB
10 32 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (2.29%) Big Data
12 20 (2.18%) Data Lake
12 20 (2.18%) SQL Server 2014
13 18 (1.96%) Hadoop
14 17 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (1.74%) Geospatial Data
16 14 (1.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 305 (33.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 303 (32.97%) Git (software)
3 271 (29.49%) Visual Studio
4 180 (19.59%) Jenkins
5 143 (15.56%) TeamCity
6 104 (11.32%) Octopus Deploy
7 83 (9.03%) JIRA
8 59 (6.42%) NUnit
8 59 (6.42%) Selenium
9 55 (5.98%) Subversion
10 48 (5.22%) SpecFlow
11 44 (4.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 41 (4.46%) Gradle
12 41 (4.46%) MSBuild
13 32 (3.48%) Cucumber
14 29 (3.16%) Ant
15 27 (2.94%) Maven
16 26 (2.83%) MSTest
17 25 (2.72%) JMeter
18 23 (2.50%) SonarQube
General
1 314 (34.17%) Finance
2 59 (6.42%) Banking
3 46 (5.01%) Front Office
4 39 (4.24%) Marketing
5 20 (2.18%) Retail
6 18 (1.96%) Financial Institution
7 14 (1.52%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.41%) Legal
9 11 (1.20%) Advertising
10 7 (0.76%) Games
11 6 (0.65%) Back Office
12 4 (0.44%) Law
12 4 (0.44%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.33%) Electronics
14 2 (0.22%) Local Government
15 1 (0.11%) Automotive
15 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 395 (42.98%) Developer
2 182 (19.80%) .NET Developer
3 172 (18.72%) C# Developer
4 114 (12.40%) Architect
5 110 (11.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 107 (11.64%) DevOps Engineer
7 100 (10.88%) Senior Developer
8 60 (6.53%) Solutions Architect
9 57 (6.20%) Azure Engineer
9 57 (6.20%) Software Engineer
10 54 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
11 52 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
12 48 (5.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 46 (5.01%) Cloud Engineer
14 44 (4.79%) Web Developer
15 40 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
16 38 (4.13%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 38 (4.13%) SQL Developer
17 37 (4.03%) Analyst
18 36 (3.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 606 (65.94%) .NET
2 257 (27.97%) ASP.NET Web API
3 254 (27.64%) ASP.NET
4 196 (21.33%) CSS
5 188 (20.46%) HTML
6 170 (18.50%) .NET Framework
7 159 (17.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 150 (16.32%) AngularJS
8 150 (16.32%) Entity Framework
9 145 (15.78%) jQuery
10 138 (15.02%) .NET Core
11 123 (13.38%) Web Services
12 115 (12.51%) React
13 104 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 93 (10.12%) RESTful
15 87 (9.47%) HTML5
16 69 (7.51%) WCF
17 68 (7.40%) WPF
18 60 (6.53%) JSON
19 51 (5.55%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 90 (9.79%) Computer Science
2 81 (8.81%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (8.27%) Greenfield Project
4 65 (7.07%) N-Tier
5 64 (6.96%) User Experience
6 45 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
7 44 (4.79%) Data Centre
8 42 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
8 42 (4.57%) Fintech
9 38 (4.13%) Equities
9 38 (4.13%) Fixed Income
9 38 (4.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 37 (4.03%) Derivative
11 28 (3.05%) Exotic Derivative
12 26 (2.83%) Mobile App
13 25 (2.72%) Public Cloud
14 20 (2.18%) Management Information System
15 15 (1.63%) Online Banking
16 12 (1.31%) Cloud Native
16 12 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 130 (14.15%) Windows
2 73 (7.94%) Linux
3 41 (4.46%) Windows Server
4 34 (3.70%) Android
5 23 (2.50%) Windows 10
6 21 (2.29%) Apple iOS
7 15 (1.63%) Windows 8
7 15 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (1.20%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.87%) Unix
9 8 (0.87%) VMS
10 5 (0.54%) CentOS
10 5 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 632 (68.77%) Agile Software Development
2 296 (32.21%) MVC
3 293 (31.88%) Continuous Integration
4 287 (31.23%) DevOps
5 249 (27.09%) Test Automation
6 194 (21.11%) TDD
7 191 (20.78%) Scrum
8 181 (19.70%) Microservices
9 138 (15.02%) Mentoring
10 135 (14.69%) OO
11 133 (14.47%) Software Engineering
12 130 (14.15%) SOLID
13 123 (13.38%) Deployment Automation
14 113 (12.30%) SDLC
15 107 (11.64%) SOA
16 104 (11.32%) Waterfall
17 102 (11.10%) Problem-Solving
18 93 (10.12%) Analytics
19 92 (10.01%) CRM
20 91 (9.90%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 613 (66.70%) C#
2 445 (48.42%) SQL
3 304 (33.08%) JavaScript
4 217 (23.61%) PowerShell
5 159 (17.30%) T-SQL
6 81 (8.81%) Python
7 66 (7.18%) Java
8 54 (5.88%) TypeScript
9 38 (4.13%) Bash Shell
10 33 (3.59%) C
11 31 (3.37%) Ruby
12 30 (3.26%) VB
13 22 (2.39%) VB.NET
14 21 (2.29%) Go
14 21 (2.29%) Scala
15 12 (1.31%) VBA
16 11 (1.20%) PHP
17 9 (0.98%) Objective-C
17 9 (0.98%) VB6
18 8 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 125 (13.60%) Degree
2 72 (7.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (3.05%) ISEB
4 26 (2.83%) ISTQB
5 21 (2.29%) Security Cleared
6 17 (1.85%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.31%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.11%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (0.11%) MCP
12 1 (0.11%) MCSA
12 1 (0.11%) MCSD
12 1 (0.11%) MCSE
12 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 1 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (8.38%) QA
2 21 (2.29%) GDPR
3 16 (1.74%) PMO
4 7 (0.76%) SLA
5 5 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 149 (16.21%) Docker
2 58 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (5.55%) Active Directory
4 47 (5.11%) Hyper-V
5 20 (2.18%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (1.63%) LXC
7 6 (0.65%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.54%) KVM
8 5 (0.54%) vSphere
8 5 (0.54%) Xen
9 3 (0.33%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.22%) Varnish
10 2 (0.22%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 78 (8.49%) Kubernetes
1 78 (8.49%) Puppet
2 59 (6.42%) Opscode Chef
3 57 (6.20%) Ansible
4 17 (1.85%) Terraform
5 5 (0.54%) Grafana
5 5 (0.54%) Kibana
5 5 (0.54%) logstash
5 5 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.44%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.22%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.22%) Mesos
7 2 (0.22%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.22%) SCOM
8 1 (0.11%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.11%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.11%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 429 (46.68%) Microsoft
2 62 (6.75%) Oracle
3 60 (6.53%) VMware
4 55 (5.98%) Nintex
5 46 (5.01%) Xamarin
6 43 (4.68%) Atlassian
7 34 (3.70%) Google
8 28 (3.05%) Calypso
8 28 (3.05%) Charles River
8 28 (3.05%) FXall
8 28 (3.05%) SimCorp
9 19 (2.07%) Apigee
10 16 (1.74%) Bloomberg
11 15 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (1.52%) New Relic
13 11 (1.20%) AppDynamics
13 11 (1.20%) Informatica
13 11 (1.20%) LexisNexis
13 11 (1.20%) Tableau
14 10 (1.09%) Databricks