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 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England / London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 215 201
Rank change year-on-year -18 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 478 674 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.41% 1.59% 1.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.87% 8.25% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 420 590 626
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 6961 8165 7224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 20.47% 19.32% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5824 7112 6024
Median salary £60,000 £57,250 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.80% +8.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in London

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio in London.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in London

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in London over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +36 98 £59,000 +24.21% 5
Kingston Upon Thames +12 12 £40,000 -
Stanmore - 9 £40,000 -
Romford - 5 £60,000 -
Beckenham - 3 £45,000 -
Wimbledon +24 2 £68,750 +83.33%
Greenford +5 2 £37,500 -25.00%
Canary Wharf -12 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Hammersmith -14 2 - -
Ruislip - 2 £37,500 -
Ealing - 2 £37,500 -
Bromley +4 1 £37,500 -13.79%
Wembley +2 1 £50,000 -13.04%
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio 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 London region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 749 (80.02%) .NET
2 721 (77.03%) C#
3 559 (59.72%) SQL Server
4 498 (53.21%) SQL
5 462 (49.36%) ASP.NET
6 449 (47.97%) JavaScript
7 442 (47.22%) Microsoft
8 419 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
9 382 (40.81%) MVC
10 349 (37.29%) HTML
11 344 (36.75%) CSS
12 280 (29.91%) Finance
13 268 (28.63%) .NET Framework
14 265 (28.31%) Web Services
15 250 (26.71%) Team Foundation Server
16 235 (25.11%) ASP.NET MVC
17 213 (22.76%) Microsoft Azure
17 213 (22.76%) jQuery
18 202 (21.58%) ASP.NET Web API
19 200 (21.37%) Windows
20 199 (21.26%) T-SQL
21 198 (21.15%) Entity Framework
22 193 (20.62%) AngularJS
23 184 (19.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 172 (18.38%) XML
25 165 (17.63%) TDD
26 163 (17.41%) WCF
27 154 (16.45%) OO
28 150 (16.03%) Web Development
29 147 (15.71%) Scrum

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
1 116 (12.39%) SharePoint
2 99 (10.58%) CMS
3 96 (10.26%) IIS
4 57 (6.09%) EPiServer
5 45 (4.81%) BizTalk Server
6 34 (3.63%) WebSphere
7 32 (3.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 25 (2.67%) Umbraco
9 15 (1.60%) Apache
10 13 (1.39%) Commerce Server
11 11 (1.18%) Confluence
11 11 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (1.07%) MQSeries
13 9 (0.96%) MS Exchange
13 9 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
14 8 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.64%) NServiceBus
15 6 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (0.53%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 53 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (1.28%) InDesign
5 11 (1.18%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.75%) MicroStation
7 6 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.21%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.21%) Mingle
8 2 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 33 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.64%) Maximo
5 3 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.32%) Scribe Insight
6 2 (0.21%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.11%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.11%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 213 (22.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (3.21%) Cloud Computing
4 28 (2.99%) Office 365
5 27 (2.88%) GitHub
6 21 (2.24%) PaaS
7 11 (1.18%) IaaS
8 10 (1.07%) SaaS
9 9 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.75%) iTunes
10 7 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.64%) Boomi
11 6 (0.64%) BrowserStack
11 6 (0.64%) iPaaS
12 5 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.53%) Data Lake Analytics
12 5 (0.53%) Google Play
13 4 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.43%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 73 (7.80%) Intranet
2 64 (6.84%) Internet
3 18 (1.92%) HTTP
4 17 (1.82%) Firewall
5 14 (1.50%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.07%) DNS
6 10 (1.07%) SSL
7 8 (0.85%) DHCP
7 8 (0.85%) LAN
8 7 (0.75%) NAS
8 7 (0.75%) SAN
8 7 (0.75%) VLAN
9 4 (0.43%) FTP
10 3 (0.32%) SMTP
10 3 (0.32%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.21%) CTI
11 2 (0.21%) VoIP
11 2 (0.21%) WAN
12 1 (0.11%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 559 (59.72%) SQL Server
2 184 (19.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 142 (15.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 118 (12.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 92 (9.83%) Relational Database
6 83 (8.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 76 (8.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 55 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 53 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
10 45 (4.81%) SQL Server 2016
11 41 (4.38%) NoSQL
12 29 (3.10%) MySQL
13 28 (2.99%) Azure SQL Database
14 27 (2.88%) Redis
15 26 (2.78%) MongoDB
16 25 (2.67%) RDBMS
17 22 (2.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 18 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
19 16 (1.71%) Big Data
20 12 (1.28%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 250 (26.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 123 (13.14%) Git (software)
3 75 (8.01%) Selenium
4 74 (7.91%) TeamCity
5 63 (6.73%) NUnit
6 54 (5.77%) JIRA
7 50 (5.34%) SpecFlow
8 37 (3.95%) Octopus Deploy
8 37 (3.95%) Subversion
9 35 (3.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 31 (3.31%) WebDriver
11 30 (3.21%) Eclipse
12 27 (2.88%) HP UFT
12 27 (2.88%) MSTest
12 27 (2.88%) ReSharper
13 26 (2.78%) Cucumber
14 25 (2.67%) Jenkins
15 23 (2.46%) Mercurial
16 20 (2.14%) FitNesse
17 19 (2.03%) Xcode
General
1 280 (29.91%) Finance
2 97 (10.36%) Banking
3 64 (6.84%) Retail
4 51 (5.45%) Games
5 40 (4.27%) Marketing
6 30 (3.21%) Advertising
7 27 (2.88%) Front Office
8 25 (2.67%) Telecoms
9 23 (2.46%) Legal
10 21 (2.24%) Investment Banking
11 17 (1.82%) Back Office
12 11 (1.18%) Electronics
12 11 (1.18%) Law
12 11 (1.18%) Publishing
13 10 (1.07%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.21%) Automotive
15 2 (0.21%) German Language
16 1 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 633 (67.63%) Developer
2 318 (33.97%) .NET Developer
3 290 (30.98%) C# Developer
4 214 (22.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 109 (11.65%) Senior Developer
6 83 (8.87%) ASP.NET Developer
7 82 (8.76%) Software Developer
8 75 (8.01%) SQL Developer
9 68 (7.26%) Analyst
9 68 (7.26%) Senior .NET Developer
10 65 (6.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 57 (6.09%) Senior C# Developer
12 51 (5.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 47 (5.02%) Architect
14 46 (4.91%) Lead Developer
15 44 (4.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 44 (4.70%) Software Engineer
15 44 (4.70%) Web Developer
16 41 (4.38%) Full Stack Developer
17 39 (4.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 749 (80.02%) .NET
2 462 (49.36%) ASP.NET
3 349 (37.29%) HTML
4 344 (36.75%) CSS
5 268 (28.63%) .NET Framework
6 265 (28.31%) Web Services
7 235 (25.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 213 (22.76%) jQuery
9 202 (21.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 198 (21.15%) Entity Framework
11 193 (20.62%) AngularJS
12 172 (18.38%) XML
13 163 (17.41%) WCF
14 147 (15.71%) HTML5
15 107 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 106 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 92 (9.83%) CSS3
18 87 (9.29%) REST
19 78 (8.33%) Ajax
20 74 (7.91%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 98 (10.47%) Computer Science
2 87 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (7.37%) User Experience
4 41 (4.38%) Client/Server
5 40 (4.27%) Mobile App
6 37 (3.95%) N-Tier
7 35 (3.74%) Fintech
8 33 (3.53%) Derivative
9 32 (3.42%) Greenfield Project
10 25 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
11 24 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 22 (2.35%) W3C
13 20 (2.14%) Clustering
14 17 (1.82%) Fixed Income
15 16 (1.71%) Equities
16 14 (1.50%) Data Centre
17 13 (1.39%) PMI
18 11 (1.18%) Online Games
19 10 (1.07%) iPad
19 10 (1.07%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 200 (21.37%) Windows
2 38 (4.06%) Linux
3 32 (3.42%) Windows Server
4 31 (3.31%) Apple iOS
5 27 (2.88%) Android
6 18 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.64%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.43%) CentOS
9 4 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.43%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.32%) Unix
11 2 (0.21%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
2 382 (40.81%) MVC
3 165 (17.63%) TDD
4 154 (16.45%) OO
5 150 (16.03%) Web Development
6 147 (15.71%) Scrum
7 130 (13.89%) SDLC
8 116 (12.39%) Unit Testing
9 103 (11.00%) Software Engineering
10 102 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
11 96 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
12 90 (9.62%) Dependency Injection
13 89 (9.51%) BDD
14 82 (8.76%) DevOps
15 77 (8.23%) Release Management
15 77 (8.23%) SOLID
16 75 (8.01%) SOA
17 72 (7.69%) UML
18 70 (7.48%) OOD
19 69 (7.37%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 721 (77.03%) C#
2 498 (53.21%) SQL
3 449 (47.97%) JavaScript
4 199 (21.26%) T-SQL
5 95 (10.15%) PowerShell
6 90 (9.62%) C++
7 55 (5.88%) Java
8 54 (5.77%) XPath
9 48 (5.13%) Python
10 38 (4.06%) VB.NET
11 37 (3.95%) VBA
12 24 (2.56%) PHP
13 19 (2.03%) VB
14 16 (1.71%) XAML
15 13 (1.39%) PL/SQL
16 12 (1.28%) Objective-C
17 9 (0.96%) Apple Swift
17 9 (0.96%) TypeScript
18 8 (0.85%) C
19 7 (0.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 142 (15.17%) Degree
2 31 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (1.50%) ISEB
4 13 (1.39%) PMI Certification
5 11 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.07%) MCP
7 8 (0.85%) MCSE
8 6 (0.64%) MCSA
9 5 (0.53%) MCSD
9 5 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.43%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.32%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.21%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.21%) CITP
12 2 (0.21%) MCITP
12 2 (0.21%) MCTS
12 2 (0.21%) OCP
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.21%) Security+ Certification
12 2 (0.21%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (14.64%) QA
2 9 (0.96%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.75%) SLA
4 5 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.43%) ISO20022
5 4 (0.43%) SDET
System Software
1 26 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.28%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.64%) Docker
4 6 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.64%) vSphere
5 5 (0.53%) XenApp
6 4 (0.43%) LXC
7 3 (0.32%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.21%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (1.82%) Puppet
2 14 (1.50%) Control-M
3 13 (1.39%) Ansible
3 13 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.53%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.53%) Kibana
6 4 (0.43%) logstash
7 2 (0.21%) Graphite
7 2 (0.21%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.11%) Grafana
8 1 (0.11%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 442 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 46 (4.91%) Oracle
3 29 (3.10%) IBM
4 18 (1.92%) Cognizant
5 17 (1.82%) Adobe
5 17 (1.82%) VMware
6 16 (1.71%) Sitecore
7 15 (1.60%) HP
7 15 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.28%) Xamarin
9 11 (1.18%) Google
9 11 (1.18%) Tableau
10 10 (1.07%) SAP
10 10 (1.07%) Solace
10 10 (1.07%) Splunk
11 8 (0.85%) Atlassian
11 8 (0.85%) Citrix
11 8 (0.85%) Informatica
12 7 (0.75%) Trillium
13 6 (0.64%) Jitterbit
London
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £0 - £100,000 per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £0 - £120,000+ per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Capgemini UK
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
IntaPeople
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to £30k per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-60K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + private healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Reed Technology
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Holiday & Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-65K + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Excellent workplace
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 per annum + £7000 Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London, City
Schroders
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 65,000
Posted: 2 days ago