Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 754 1045 1197
Rank change year-on-year +291 +152 -5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 423 121 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.072% 0.030%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.28% 0.38% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 325 109 44
England median annual salary £52,500 £43,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.09% -21.82% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £43,625
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £43,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +22.09% -21.82% +13.99%

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 33,042 31,520 34,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.29% 18.83% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 27,379 27,263 29,685
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £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 January 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 18 January 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 +148 171 £55,000 -8.33% 32
South East +90 74 £60,000 +33.33% 7
North of England +38 55 £52,500 +40.00% 11
Midlands +53 51 £52,500 +66.67% 13
Yorkshire +81 49 £52,500 +40.00% 6
West Midlands +41 41 £52,500 +66.67% 8
South West +9 41 £42,500 - 1
East of England +6 27 £50,000 +16.28% 4
East Midlands - 10 £52,500 - 5
North West -5 6 £55,000 +46.67% 4
Visual Studio Team System
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 265 (62.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 245 (57.92%) C#
3 244 (57.68%) .NET
4 220 (52.01%) Agile Software Development
5 185 (43.74%) Microsoft
6 183 (43.26%) SQL
7 181 (42.79%) Visual Studio
7 181 (42.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 173 (40.90%) Git (software)
9 169 (39.95%) JavaScript
10 165 (39.01%) MVC
11 144 (34.04%) SQL Server
12 143 (33.81%) ASP.NET
13 141 (33.33%) HTML
14 137 (32.39%) PowerShell
15 122 (28.84%) CSS
16 110 (26.00%) DevOps
17 101 (23.88%) ASP.NET Web API
18 97 (22.93%) ASP.NET MVC
19 94 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
20 92 (21.75%) Test Automation
20 92 (21.75%) .NET Framework
21 91 (21.51%) Finance
22 85 (20.09%) Windows
23 84 (19.86%) WCF
24 75 (17.73%) Active Directory
25 74 (17.49%) Scrum
26 67 (15.84%) Entity Framework
27 66 (15.60%) RESTful
28 65 (15.37%) PaaS

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 51 (12.06%) SharePoint
2 40 (9.46%) BizTalk Server
3 25 (5.91%) IIS
4 17 (4.02%) CMS
5 16 (3.78%) Umbraco
6 12 (2.84%) Confluence
7 8 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (1.65%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.42%) EPiServer
10 5 (1.18%) Skype for Business
10 5 (1.18%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.95%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.95%) Commerce Server
11 4 (0.95%) Commerce Server 2007
11 4 (0.95%) DNN
12 3 (0.71%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.71%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.71%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 12 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.95%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 47 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.95%) nopCommerce
3 3 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.47%) Exstream
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 265 (62.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 65 (15.37%) PaaS
4 59 (13.95%) IaaS
5 58 (13.71%) Serverless
6 44 (10.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 43 (10.17%) Office 365
8 15 (3.55%) GitHub
8 15 (3.55%) npm
9 11 (2.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 11 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (1.18%) Amazon S3
11 5 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (1.18%) SaaS
12 3 (0.71%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (0.71%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.51%) DNS
2 7 (1.65%) Firewall
2 7 (1.65%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.42%) Skype
3 6 (1.42%) VLAN
4 5 (1.18%) Network Security
4 5 (1.18%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.71%) DHCP
5 3 (0.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (0.71%) Internet
5 3 (0.71%) LDAP
5 3 (0.71%) SAN
6 1 (0.24%) DSL
6 1 (0.24%) LAN
6 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 50 (11.82%) Azure SQL Database
3 28 (6.62%) NoSQL
4 24 (5.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 16 (3.78%) Relational Database
5 16 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (3.07%) Cosmos DB
7 13 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (2.60%) Power BI
9 9 (2.13%) Big Data
9 9 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.13%) SQLite
10 8 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.65%) InterSystems Cache
11 7 (1.65%) MySQL
11 7 (1.65%) Redis
12 5 (1.18%) MarkLogic
13 4 (0.95%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 181 (42.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 181 (42.79%) Visual Studio
2 173 (40.90%) Git (software)
3 62 (14.66%) Octopus Deploy
4 58 (13.71%) TeamCity
5 55 (13.00%) Jenkins
6 42 (9.93%) Selenium
7 36 (8.51%) Subversion
8 33 (7.80%) JIRA
9 20 (4.73%) NUnit
10 19 (4.49%) SpecFlow
11 16 (3.78%) Jasmine
12 15 (3.55%) Cucumber
13 14 (3.31%) MSBuild
14 10 (2.36%) MSTest
14 10 (2.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 9 (2.13%) Gradle
15 9 (2.13%) LoadRunner
15 9 (2.13%) NuGet
16 8 (1.89%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 91 (21.51%) Finance
2 16 (3.78%) Banking
3 15 (3.55%) Marketing
4 10 (2.36%) Advertising
4 10 (2.36%) Retail
5 8 (1.89%) Back Office
5 8 (1.89%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.65%) Legal
7 6 (1.42%) Games
8 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.71%) Publishing
9 2 (0.47%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 172 (40.66%) Developer
2 102 (24.11%) .NET Developer
3 77 (18.20%) C# Developer
4 70 (16.55%) Architect
5 67 (15.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 57 (13.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 53 (12.53%) Solutions Architect
8 52 (12.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 47 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
10 45 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 36 (8.51%) Cloud Architect
12 32 (7.57%) Senior Developer
13 30 (7.09%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 28 (6.62%) Analyst
15 27 (6.38%) Lead Developer
15 27 (6.38%) Software Developer
16 26 (6.15%) JavaScript Developer
17 22 (5.20%) Azure Architect
18 19 (4.49%) Cloud Engineer
19 18 (4.26%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (57.68%) .NET
2 143 (33.81%) ASP.NET
3 141 (33.33%) HTML
4 122 (28.84%) CSS
5 101 (23.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 97 (22.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 92 (21.75%) .NET Framework
8 84 (19.86%) WCF
9 67 (15.84%) Entity Framework
10 66 (15.60%) RESTful
11 57 (13.48%) jQuery
12 48 (11.35%) HTML5
13 42 (9.93%) KnockoutJS
14 38 (8.98%) Web Services
15 34 (8.04%) AngularJS
15 34 (8.04%) ASP.NET Core
16 33 (7.80%) REST
17 30 (7.09%) XML
18 28 (6.62%) .NET Core
19 26 (6.15%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.57%) Fintech
2 29 (6.86%) Public Cloud
3 23 (5.44%) Hybrid Cloud
4 22 (5.20%) Computer Science
4 22 (5.20%) Greenfield Project
4 22 (5.20%) User Experience
5 21 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.36%) Virtual Team
8 8 (1.89%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.89%) Online Banking
9 7 (1.65%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.18%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.95%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.95%) Life Science
11 4 (0.95%) W3C
12 3 (0.71%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.71%) Clustering
12 3 (0.71%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 85 (20.09%) Windows
2 38 (8.98%) Windows Server
3 23 (5.44%) Linux
4 17 (4.02%) CentOS
4 17 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.60%) Android
6 11 (2.60%) Apple iOS
7 10 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.89%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.18%) VMS
10 3 (0.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (52.01%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (39.01%) MVC
3 110 (26.00%) DevOps
4 92 (21.75%) Test Automation
5 74 (17.49%) Scrum
6 63 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (14.18%) Microservices
8 57 (13.48%) Migration
9 52 (12.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 52 (12.29%) Web Development
10 51 (12.06%) CRM
11 49 (11.58%) Analytics
11 49 (11.58%) Presales
12 48 (11.35%) TDD
13 45 (10.64%) Service Delivery
14 44 (10.40%) SOA
15 41 (9.69%) SOLID
16 39 (9.22%) Unit Testing
17 38 (8.98%) OO
18 35 (8.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 245 (57.92%) C#
2 183 (43.26%) SQL
3 169 (39.95%) JavaScript
4 137 (32.39%) PowerShell
5 35 (8.27%) Python
6 32 (7.57%) T-SQL
7 28 (6.62%) Java
8 27 (6.38%) Ruby
9 26 (6.15%) Perl
10 25 (5.91%) Bash Shell
11 21 (4.96%) F#
12 19 (4.49%) TypeScript
13 12 (2.84%) Go
13 12 (2.84%) VB.NET
14 11 (2.60%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.89%) C++
16 7 (1.65%) PHP
17 6 (1.42%) Progress 4GL
18 5 (1.18%) XQuery
19 4 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (8.04%) Degree
2 19 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.36%) ISEB
3 10 (2.36%) MCSE
3 10 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.89%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.65%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.71%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.09%) QA
2 7 (1.65%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.42%) GCP
4 2 (0.47%) WCAG
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (17.73%) Active Directory
2 57 (13.48%) Docker
3 10 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.65%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.47%) HDFS
6 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 46 (10.87%) Puppet
2 40 (9.46%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (7.09%) Ansible
4 20 (4.73%) SCOM
5 19 (4.49%) Kubernetes
6 17 (4.02%) Nagios
6 17 (4.02%) Rundeck
7 10 (2.36%) SCCM
7 10 (2.36%) SCDPM
8 3 (0.71%) Kibana
8 3 (0.71%) logstash
8 3 (0.71%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.47%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.47%) Oozie
10 1 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.24%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 185 (43.74%) Microsoft
2 48 (11.35%) Google
3 25 (5.91%) Splunk
4 21 (4.96%) Xamarin
5 20 (4.73%) Oracle
6 19 (4.49%) Sitecore
7 13 (3.07%) VMware
8 11 (2.60%) IBM
8 11 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (2.36%) Hitachi
10 9 (2.13%) Capita
11 6 (1.42%) Ab Initio
11 6 (1.42%) LexisNexis
11 6 (1.42%) Progress
12 5 (1.18%) New Relic
13 4 (0.95%) Citrix
14 3 (0.71%) AppDynamics
14 3 (0.71%) F5
14 3 (0.71%) Fidessa
15 2 (0.47%) Tableau