Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
UK > England
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 753 517 480
Rank change year-on-year -236 -37 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 238 158 758
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.35% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.02% 1.65% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 146 125 608
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,750 £37,500
25th Percentile £41,313 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
75th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £88,750 £81,625
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,250
% change year-on-year - +3.29% -11.25%

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 23,312 9,595 23,805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.92% 21.11% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14,306 8,074 19,328
10th Percentile £37,450 £35,075 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +0.92% +6.86%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,938 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £83,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Visual Studio Team System
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Visual Studio Team System as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visual Studio Team System in England over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

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 27 October 2021. 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
South East -133 70 £55,000 - 5
London -250 65 £80,000 +14.29% 8
North of England -112 39 £42,500 -5.56% 5
Midlands -117 30 £50,000 -9.09% 5
West Midlands -80 25 £50,000 +5.26% 5
South West -86 20 £44,500 -19.09% 4
Yorkshire -99 15 £42,500 -10.05% 1
North East -22 13 £57,500 +31.43% 1
North West -92 11 £37,500 -16.67% 3
East Midlands -63 5 £42,500 -22.73%
East of England -99 5 £53,750 +7.50% 2
Visual Studio Team System
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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.

1 218 (91.60%) Azure
2 191 (80.25%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (73.11%) DevOps
4 143 (60.08%) .NET
5 126 (52.94%) C#
6 113 (47.48%) SQL
7 105 (44.12%) Microsoft
8 93 (39.08%) Microservices
9 89 (37.39%) SQL Server
10 87 (36.55%) JavaScript
11 82 (34.45%) .NET Core
12 81 (34.03%) PaaS
13 78 (32.77%) Test Automation
14 63 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
15 62 (26.05%) Scrum
15 62 (26.05%) Team Foundation Server
15 62 (26.05%) SaaS
16 60 (25.21%) Social Skills
17 59 (24.79%) Web Services
18 57 (23.95%) .NET Framework
18 57 (23.95%) React
19 56 (23.53%) Active Directory
20 53 (22.27%) IaaS
21 51 (21.43%) Docker
21 51 (21.43%) Azure Service Bus
22 50 (21.01%) Git (software)
23 49 (20.59%) Kubernetes
24 48 (20.17%) Mentoring
25 47 (19.75%) jQuery
26 46 (19.33%) ASP.NET Web API

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 20 (8.40%) Cloud Foundry
2 18 (7.56%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.94%) Traefik
4 6 (2.52%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.52%) Confluence
5 5 (2.10%) Ethereum
5 5 (2.10%) Hyperledger
6 4 (1.68%) Apache
6 4 (1.68%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.68%) IIS
7 2 (0.84%) CMS
7 2 (0.84%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.42%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.10%) Distributed Ledger
2 5 (2.10%) NetSuite
2 5 (2.10%) R3 Corda
3 3 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 218 (91.60%) Azure
2 81 (34.03%) PaaS
3 62 (26.05%) SaaS
4 53 (22.27%) IaaS
5 51 (21.43%) Azure Service Bus
6 42 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
7 41 (17.23%) Azure Key Vault
8 32 (13.45%) Azure App Service
8 32 (13.45%) Azure Storage
9 25 (10.50%) GitHub
10 20 (8.40%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 20 (8.40%) Cloud Computing
11 19 (7.98%) AWS
12 18 (7.56%) Azure Service Fabric
13 15 (6.30%) Serverless
14 12 (5.04%) Azure Functions
15 11 (4.62%) GCP
16 10 (4.20%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 10 (4.20%) Azure Data Factory
17 8 (3.36%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (13.45%) Network Security
2 21 (8.82%) Firewall
3 20 (8.40%) DNS
3 20 (8.40%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (37.39%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.82%) Big Data
3 13 (5.46%) Azure SQL Database
3 13 (5.46%) NoSQL
3 13 (5.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.20%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.36%) MySQL
7 7 (2.94%) Power BI
8 6 (2.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.52%) Data Lake
8 6 (2.52%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.52%) Redis
8 6 (2.52%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.10%) Blockchain
9 5 (2.10%) Geospatial Data
10 4 (1.68%) Data Vault
10 4 (1.68%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.68%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 62 (26.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 50 (21.01%) Git (software)
3 39 (16.39%) JIRA
4 38 (15.97%) Jenkins
4 38 (15.97%) Visual Studio
5 19 (7.98%) Subversion
6 16 (6.72%) TeamCity
7 14 (5.88%) Selenium
8 13 (5.46%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (4.62%) Postman
10 10 (4.20%) JMeter
10 10 (4.20%) NUnit
11 6 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (2.52%) MSTest
12 5 (2.10%) SonarQube
12 5 (2.10%) SpecFlow
12 5 (2.10%) WebDriver
13 4 (1.68%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.68%) Mercurial
13 4 (1.68%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 60 (25.21%) Social Skills
2 42 (17.65%) Finance
3 26 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (8.40%) Organisational Skills
5 10 (4.20%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 9 (3.78%) Public Sector
7 8 (3.36%) Marketing
8 6 (2.52%) Law
9 5 (2.10%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.68%) Automotive
10 4 (1.68%) Games
11 3 (1.26%) Electronics
11 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.84%) Banking
12 2 (0.84%) Retail
13 1 (0.42%) Advertising
13 1 (0.42%) Billing
13 1 (0.42%) Front Office
13 1 (0.42%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.42%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 109 (45.80%) Developer
2 33 (13.87%) Lead Developer
3 32 (13.45%) Azure Specialist
3 32 (13.45%) Security Specialist
4 29 (12.18%) Full Stack Developer
5 28 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 24 (10.08%) .NET Developer
6 24 (10.08%) Analyst
7 23 (9.66%) Software Engineer
8 21 (8.82%) C# Developer
9 20 (8.40%) DevOps Engineer
10 19 (7.98%) Azure Engineer
11 15 (6.30%) Azure Developer
11 15 (6.30%) Senior Developer
12 14 (5.88%) Azure DevOps Engineer
13 12 (5.04%) Test Analyst
14 11 (4.62%) Development Engineer
14 11 (4.62%) Software Development Engineer
15 10 (4.20%) Azure DevOps
15 10 (4.20%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (60.08%) .NET
2 82 (34.45%) .NET Core
3 59 (24.79%) Web Services
4 57 (23.95%) .NET Framework
4 57 (23.95%) React
5 47 (19.75%) jQuery
6 46 (19.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 44 (18.49%) RESTful
8 41 (17.23%) CSS
9 40 (16.81%) Entity Framework
10 39 (16.39%) AngularJS
11 32 (13.45%) SOAP
12 28 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
13 27 (11.34%) ASP.NET
14 24 (10.08%) HTML
15 23 (9.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 20 (8.40%) ActiveMQ
17 19 (7.98%) ARM Templates
17 19 (7.98%) LINQ
18 17 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.45%) Cyberthreat
2 21 (8.82%) User Experience
3 17 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 16 (6.72%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (6.30%) Virtual Team
6 14 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (4.62%) Management Information System
8 10 (4.20%) Legacy Systems
9 9 (3.78%) Data Protection Act
9 9 (3.78%) Mobile App
10 7 (2.94%) Cloud Native
11 6 (2.52%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (2.10%) Robotics
13 4 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
13 4 (1.68%) Social Network
14 2 (0.84%) Clustering
14 2 (0.84%) CMDB
15 1 (0.42%) PKI
15 1 (0.42%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.03%) VMS
2 11 (4.62%) Linux
2 11 (4.62%) Windows
3 7 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (80.25%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (73.11%) DevOps
3 93 (39.08%) Microservices
4 78 (32.77%) Test Automation
5 63 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
6 62 (26.05%) Scrum
7 48 (20.17%) Mentoring
8 38 (15.97%) Full Stack Development
9 37 (15.55%) Software Engineering
9 37 (15.55%) SOLID
9 37 (15.55%) User Stories
10 36 (15.13%) Prototyping
10 36 (15.13%) TDD
11 33 (13.87%) Cybersecurity
11 33 (13.87%) Risk Management
12 32 (13.45%) OO
12 32 (13.45%) Penetration Testing
12 32 (13.45%) Threat Modelling
12 32 (13.45%) Unit Testing
12 32 (13.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 126 (52.94%) C#
2 113 (47.48%) SQL
3 87 (36.55%) JavaScript
4 39 (16.39%) PowerShell
5 27 (11.34%) T-SQL
6 21 (8.82%) TypeScript
7 15 (6.30%) Python
8 10 (4.20%) Java
9 8 (3.36%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.10%) DAML
11 4 (1.68%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.68%) X++
11 4 (1.68%) XPath
12 3 (1.26%) R
13 2 (0.84%) Java 8
13 2 (0.84%) PHP
14 1 (0.42%) C++
14 1 (0.42%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (11.76%) Degree
3 16 (6.72%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.10%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.68%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.68%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.84%) ISEB
7 1 (0.42%) ACCA
7 1 (0.42%) CISMP
7 1 (0.42%) HND
7 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.87%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 51 (21.43%) Docker
3 7 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.26%) LXC
5 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 49 (20.59%) Kubernetes
2 22 (9.24%) Terraform
3 16 (6.72%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.94%) Ansible
5 6 (2.52%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 6 (2.52%) Prometheus
6 5 (2.10%) Puppet
7 1 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.42%) Grafana
7 1 (0.42%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.42%) Mesos
7 1 (0.42%) MIIS
7 1 (0.42%) Nagios
7 1 (0.42%) Proxmox
7 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 105 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.62%) Oracle
2 11 (4.62%) Remedy
3 9 (3.78%) Atlassian
3 9 (3.78%) Google
4 7 (2.94%) Databricks
4 7 (2.94%) F5
4 7 (2.94%) VMware
5 5 (2.10%) JD Edwards
5 5 (2.10%) Nintex
5 5 (2.10%) Veracode
6 4 (1.68%) Bloomberg
6 4 (1.68%) MarketAxess
6 4 (1.68%) SAP
6 4 (1.68%) Tradeweb
6 4 (1.68%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.84%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.84%) WooCommerce
8 1 (0.42%) New Relic
8 1 (0.42%) Workday