Period
to 17 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > London
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 357 293 291
Rank change year-on-year -64 -2 -70
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 440 208 633
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.90% 0.99% 1.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.80% 4.78% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 318 165 510
10th Percentile £42,500 £44,250 £43,750
25th Percentile £53,125 £51,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% +13.04% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +8.70%

Visual Studio 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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 11,591 4,352 10,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.68% 20.69% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6,399 3,575 8,519
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £69,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.72% +6.92% +6.56%
75th Percentile £86,250 £83,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in London

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Visual Studio in London.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in London

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visual Studio in London over the 6 months to 17 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in London

Visual Studio
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the London region over the 6 months to 17 September 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
Central London -34 71 £70,000 -3.45% 37
West London -25 50 £56,250 +12.50% 8
South London -17 12 £85,000 +61.90% 3
East London -11 1 £55,000 -4.35% 1
North London - 1 - - 1
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2021, IT jobs citing Visual Studio 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 London region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 296 (67.27%) C#
2 294 (66.82%) .NET
3 267 (60.68%) SQL
4 248 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
5 224 (50.91%) SQL Server
6 195 (44.32%) Microsoft
7 159 (36.14%) JavaScript
8 150 (34.09%) Azure
9 146 (33.18%) CSS
10 145 (32.95%) HTML
11 128 (29.09%) DevOps
12 121 (27.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 121 (27.50%) REST
13 118 (26.82%) Git (software)
14 116 (26.36%) AngularJS
15 105 (23.86%) ASP.NET
16 99 (22.50%) Problem-Solving
17 90 (20.45%) T-SQL
18 89 (20.23%) Degree
19 88 (20.00%) Full Stack Development
20 87 (19.77%) TypeScript
20 87 (19.77%) .NET Framework
21 84 (19.09%) QA
22 81 (18.41%) Web Development
22 81 (18.41%) Social Skills
23 80 (18.18%) Finance
24 78 (17.73%) React
25 76 (17.27%) MVC
26 75 (17.05%) HTML5
27 74 (16.82%) Business Intelligence

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 44 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.86%) IIS
3 15 (3.41%) CMS
4 14 (3.18%) Confluence
5 11 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (2.27%) EPiServer
7 9 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (2.05%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.45%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.45%) SAS
9 2 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.82%) InfoPath
2 8 (1.82%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (1.36%) Figma
4 6 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.45%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (6.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.91%) IBM Planning Analytics
4 3 (0.68%) Carpe Diem
4 3 (0.68%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.45%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.23%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.23%) RMDS
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 150 (34.09%) Azure
2 72 (16.36%) Power Platform
3 40 (9.09%) Force.com
4 39 (8.86%) Dynamics 365
5 37 (8.41%) GitHub
6 28 (6.36%) AWS
6 28 (6.36%) PowerApps
7 27 (6.14%) Serverless
8 26 (5.91%) Microsoft 365
8 26 (5.91%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 26 (5.91%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 24 (5.45%) Azure Logic Apps
10 23 (5.23%) Azure Data Factory
11 22 (5.00%) Azure Functions
11 22 (5.00%) Power Automate
12 19 (4.32%) SaaS
13 16 (3.64%) BrowserStack
14 15 (3.41%) BlazeMeter
15 13 (2.95%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 10 (2.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.59%) Network Security
2 6 (1.36%) Internet
3 3 (0.68%) AMQP
3 3 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.45%) 3GPP
4 2 (0.45%) 4G
4 2 (0.45%) 5G
4 2 (0.45%) ASN.1
4 2 (0.45%) DNS
4 2 (0.45%) Firewall
4 2 (0.45%) HTTP
4 2 (0.45%) LTE
4 2 (0.45%) VPN
5 1 (0.23%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.23%) Skype
5 1 (0.23%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (0.23%) VoIP
5 1 (0.23%) WAN
5 1 (0.23%) Wireless
5 1 (0.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (50.91%) SQL Server
2 64 (14.55%) Power BI
3 61 (13.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 61 (13.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 50 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (6.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 27 (6.14%) MongoDB
7 25 (5.68%) Data Lake
7 25 (5.68%) Relational Database
8 21 (4.77%) Azure SQL Database
8 21 (4.77%) MySQL
8 21 (4.77%) NoSQL
9 16 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (3.41%) Big Data
11 14 (3.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 12 (2.73%) SQL Server 2016
13 11 (2.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 10 (2.27%) DTS
14 10 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 118 (26.82%) Git (software)
2 54 (12.27%) JIRA
3 44 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (9.55%) Eclipse
5 40 (9.09%) Visual Studio Code
6 38 (8.64%) MSI
6 38 (8.64%) WiX
7 30 (6.82%) git-flow
7 30 (6.82%) NUnit
8 29 (6.59%) Bitbucket
9 24 (5.45%) Postman
10 23 (5.23%) Selenium
11 22 (5.00%) JMeter
11 22 (5.00%) SpecFlow
12 19 (4.32%) Octopus Deploy
12 19 (4.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 18 (4.09%) TeamCity
14 17 (3.86%) Jenkins
15 16 (3.64%) MSTest
16 14 (3.18%) Appium
General
1 81 (18.41%) Social Skills
2 80 (18.18%) Finance
3 65 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (6.14%) Banking
5 26 (5.91%) Retail
6 25 (5.68%) Marketing
7 16 (3.64%) Law
8 14 (3.18%) Retail Banking
9 12 (2.73%) Advertising
9 12 (2.73%) Public Sector
10 9 (2.05%) Back Office
10 9 (2.05%) French Language
10 9 (2.05%) Games
11 7 (1.59%) Telecoms
12 6 (1.36%) Front Office
13 5 (1.14%) Norwegian Language
13 5 (1.14%) Organisational Skills
14 4 (0.91%) Electronics
14 4 (0.91%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.91%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 278 (63.18%) Developer
2 111 (25.23%) .NET Developer
3 81 (18.41%) C# Developer
4 72 (16.36%) Senior Developer
5 67 (15.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 61 (13.86%) Full Stack Developer
7 32 (7.27%) Software Engineer
8 31 (7.05%) Senior .NET Developer
9 27 (6.14%) Angular Developer
10 26 (5.91%) Administrator
10 26 (5.91%) Salesforce Administrator
10 26 (5.91%) Senior Salesforce Administrator
10 26 (5.91%) Software Developer
11 25 (5.68%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 17 (3.86%) SQL Developer
13 16 (3.64%) Consultant
13 16 (3.64%) Tester
14 14 (3.18%) Microsoft Developer
14 14 (3.18%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 14 (3.18%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (66.82%) .NET
2 146 (33.18%) CSS
3 145 (32.95%) HTML
4 121 (27.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 121 (27.50%) REST
5 116 (26.36%) AngularJS
6 105 (23.86%) ASP.NET
7 87 (19.77%) .NET Framework
8 78 (17.73%) React
9 75 (17.05%) HTML5
10 60 (13.64%) jQuery
11 58 (13.18%) Node.js
12 56 (12.73%) .NET Core
13 53 (12.05%) XML
14 52 (11.82%) Entity Framework
15 48 (10.91%) Web Services
16 47 (10.68%) JSON
17 46 (10.45%) CSS3
18 45 (10.23%) Vue.js
19 42 (9.55%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 56 (12.73%) Self-Motivation
2 49 (11.14%) User Experience
3 41 (9.32%) Web 2.0
4 40 (9.09%) Analytical Mindset
5 38 (8.64%) Client/Server
5 38 (8.64%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.73%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.50%) Hedge funds
8 9 (2.05%) Augmented Reality
8 9 (2.05%) Legacy Systems
9 8 (1.82%) Reinsurance
9 8 (1.82%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.36%) CUDA
12 4 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.91%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.91%) Taxonomies
13 3 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.68%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.45%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 56 (12.73%) Windows
2 25 (5.68%) Android
3 16 (3.64%) Apple iOS
4 14 (3.18%) Linux
5 4 (0.91%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (56.36%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (29.09%) DevOps
3 99 (22.50%) Problem-Solving
4 88 (20.00%) Full Stack Development
5 81 (18.41%) Web Development
6 76 (17.27%) MVC
7 74 (16.82%) Business Intelligence
8 68 (15.45%) Scrum
8 68 (15.45%) TDD
9 58 (13.18%) Mentoring
9 58 (13.18%) Software Engineering
10 56 (12.73%) User Acceptance Testing
11 55 (12.50%) Configuration Management
12 53 (12.05%) Test Automation
13 52 (11.82%) SDLC
14 50 (11.36%) Computer Science
15 49 (11.14%) SOLID
16 46 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
16 46 (10.45%) User Stories
17 45 (10.23%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 296 (67.27%) C#
2 267 (60.68%) SQL
3 159 (36.14%) JavaScript
4 90 (20.45%) T-SQL
5 87 (19.77%) TypeScript
6 40 (9.09%) Apex Code
7 31 (7.05%) PowerShell
8 17 (3.86%) C++
8 17 (3.86%) VB.NET
9 16 (3.64%) Java
10 14 (3.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 12 (2.73%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.73%) Python
12 10 (2.27%) Scala
13 9 (2.05%) GLSL
13 9 (2.05%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.36%) R
15 5 (1.14%) VBA
16 4 (0.91%) Go
17 3 (0.68%) X++
Qualifications
1 89 (20.23%) Degree
2 18 (4.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.27%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.82%) ISEB
5 5 (1.14%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.14%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.45%) CITP
7 2 (0.45%) HNC
7 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.23%) CCNP
8 1 (0.23%) CCVP
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (19.09%) QA
2 36 (8.18%) Accessibility
3 10 (2.27%) GDPR
4 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (4.55%) Docker
2 7 (1.59%) Ceph
3 3 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (3.18%) Kubernetes
2 10 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.59%) Galera Cluster
3 7 (1.59%) HP ALM
4 4 (0.91%) Terraform
5 3 (0.68%) Ansible
6 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.23%) Puppet
6 1 (0.23%) Rancher
6 1 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 195 (44.32%) Microsoft
2 52 (11.82%) Salesforce.com
3 42 (9.55%) Adobe
4 40 (9.09%) Conga
5 21 (4.77%) Oracle
6 17 (3.86%) Databricks
6 17 (3.86%) ServiceNow
7 10 (2.27%) HP
8 9 (2.05%) Apple
8 9 (2.05%) Nintex
9 8 (1.82%) Xamarin
10 7 (1.59%) DevExpress
10 7 (1.59%) MuleSoft
10 7 (1.59%) Percona
11 6 (1.36%) Intapp
11 6 (1.36%) TIBCO
12 5 (1.14%) Atlassian
12 5 (1.14%) Cognos
12 5 (1.14%) SAP
13 4 (0.91%) IBM