Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > London
6 months to
18 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 323 263 284
Rank change year-on-year -60 +21 -74
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 375 409 708
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.96% 1.19% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.21% 6.12% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 293 359 567
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +17.39% - +4.55%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 8,910 6,686 10,660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.79% 19.51% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5,655 5,305 8,676
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £96,250 £90,000
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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +12 86 £72,500 +28.89% 20
West London +19 43 £70,000 +40.00% 13
South London -22 11 £60,500 +27.37% 6
East London +10 1 £55,000 +10.00% 9
North London - 1 - - 4
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 271 (72.27%) .NET
2 259 (69.07%) C#
3 240 (64.00%) SQL
4 194 (51.73%) Agile Software Development
5 188 (50.13%) JavaScript
6 185 (49.33%) SQL Server
7 175 (46.67%) Microsoft
8 157 (41.87%) Azure
9 151 (40.27%) CSS
10 150 (40.00%) HTML
11 119 (31.73%) ASP.NET
12 117 (31.20%) REST
13 114 (30.40%) AngularJS
14 105 (28.00%) Git (software)
15 95 (25.33%) Web Development
16 93 (24.80%) ASP.NET Web API
17 92 (24.53%) Degree
18 91 (24.27%) T-SQL
19 90 (24.00%) DevOps
20 81 (21.60%) XML
21 77 (20.53%) MVC
21 77 (20.53%) React
22 76 (20.27%) Problem-Solving
23 73 (19.47%) TypeScript
24 70 (18.67%) Windows
24 70 (18.67%) Social Skills
25 64 (17.07%) TDD
26 63 (16.80%) Power Platform
27 62 (16.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 61 (16.27%) OO

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 52 (13.87%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.80%) CMS
3 16 (4.27%) IIS
4 11 (2.93%) Umbraco
5 10 (2.67%) EPiServer
6 8 (2.13%) Confluence
7 6 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.07%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.80%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.27%) Liferay
11 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.27%) SAS
11 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.07%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.27%) Figma
Business Applications
1 44 (11.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.07%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.80%) Carpe Diem
3 3 (0.80%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 157 (41.87%) Azure
2 63 (16.80%) Power Platform
3 46 (12.27%) Dynamics 365
3 46 (12.27%) PowerApps
4 30 (8.00%) GitHub
5 27 (7.20%) Force.com
6 25 (6.67%) AWS
7 24 (6.40%) Serverless
8 20 (5.33%) Azure Functions
8 20 (5.33%) Microsoft 365
9 19 (5.07%) Power Automate
10 17 (4.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 16 (4.27%) Azure Logic Apps
12 15 (4.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 9 (2.40%) GCP
14 8 (2.13%) Azure Data Factory
15 7 (1.87%) Amazon S3
15 7 (1.87%) SaaS
16 6 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
16 6 (1.60%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.60%) Network Security
2 4 (1.07%) AMQP
3 3 (0.80%) HTTP
3 3 (0.80%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.53%) 3GPP
4 2 (0.53%) 4G
4 2 (0.53%) 5G
4 2 (0.53%) ASN.1
4 2 (0.53%) DNS
4 2 (0.53%) LTE
4 2 (0.53%) VPN
5 1 (0.27%) BGP
5 1 (0.27%) Firewall
5 1 (0.27%) Internet
5 1 (0.27%) LAN
5 1 (0.27%) MPLS
5 1 (0.27%) OSPF
5 1 (0.27%) SSL
5 1 (0.27%) WAAS
5 1 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (49.33%) SQL Server
2 62 (16.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 60 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (9.60%) Power BI
5 24 (6.40%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (5.60%) NoSQL
6 21 (5.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (4.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
9 14 (3.73%) MongoDB
9 14 (3.73%) MySQL
10 12 (3.20%) Relational Database
11 11 (2.93%) Big Data
12 10 (2.67%) DTS
12 10 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (2.40%) Data Lake
14 7 (1.87%) MariaDB
14 7 (1.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (1.60%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 6 (1.60%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 105 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 38 (10.13%) MSI
2 38 (10.13%) WiX
3 36 (9.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (8.80%) JIRA
4 33 (8.80%) Visual Studio Code
5 29 (7.73%) Eclipse
6 27 (7.20%) SpecFlow
7 24 (6.40%) Selenium
8 21 (5.60%) Postman
9 20 (5.33%) git-flow
10 19 (5.07%) Jenkins
11 18 (4.80%) Bitbucket
11 18 (4.80%) NUnit
12 17 (4.53%) Octopus Deploy
13 15 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 15 (4.00%) TeamCity
14 11 (2.93%) Moq
15 9 (2.40%) IntelliJ
15 9 (2.40%) MSTest
General
1 70 (18.67%) Social Skills
2 51 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (13.60%) Finance
3 28 (7.47%) Banking
4 25 (6.67%) Marketing
5 24 (6.40%) Retail
6 23 (6.13%) Private Banking
7 15 (4.00%) Public Sector
8 11 (2.93%) Law
9 10 (2.67%) Back Office
10 9 (2.40%) Games
11 8 (2.13%) Telecoms
12 5 (1.33%) Front Office
12 5 (1.33%) Manufacturing
13 4 (1.07%) Advertising
13 4 (1.07%) Electronics
13 4 (1.07%) Organisational Skills
14 3 (0.80%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.80%) French Language
15 1 (0.27%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 228 (60.80%) Developer
2 85 (22.67%) .NET Developer
3 69 (18.40%) C# Developer
4 63 (16.80%) Full Stack Developer
5 57 (15.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 57 (15.20%) Senior Developer
6 39 (10.40%) Software Engineer
7 35 (9.33%) Consultant
7 35 (9.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 25 (6.67%) Technical Leader
9 24 (6.40%) Technical Consultant
10 22 (5.87%) Angular Developer
11 20 (5.33%) Senior Software Engineer
12 18 (4.80%) Software Developer
13 14 (3.73%) Administrator
13 14 (3.73%) Salesforce Administrator
13 14 (3.73%) Senior Salesforce Administrator
13 14 (3.73%) SQL Developer
14 12 (3.20%) ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (3.20%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (72.27%) .NET
2 151 (40.27%) CSS
3 150 (40.00%) HTML
4 119 (31.73%) ASP.NET
5 117 (31.20%) REST
6 114 (30.40%) AngularJS
7 93 (24.80%) ASP.NET Web API
8 81 (21.60%) XML
9 77 (20.53%) React
10 60 (16.00%) jQuery
10 60 (16.00%) Node.js
11 58 (15.47%) .NET Framework
12 56 (14.93%) Web Services
13 55 (14.67%) .NET Core
13 55 (14.67%) Entity Framework
14 52 (13.87%) HTML5
15 48 (12.80%) Vue.js
16 44 (11.73%) HTML5 Canvas
16 44 (11.73%) JSON
17 41 (10.93%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.60%) User Experience
2 48 (12.80%) Self-Motivation
3 39 (10.40%) Client/Server
4 38 (10.13%) Web 2.0
5 23 (6.13%) Analytical Mindset
6 19 (5.07%) Virtual Team
7 16 (4.27%) Hedge funds
8 13 (3.47%) Management Information System
8 13 (3.47%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.60%) Augmented Reality
10 6 (1.60%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.07%) Equities
12 4 (1.07%) Fixed Income
12 4 (1.07%) Reinsurance
12 4 (1.07%) SWIFT
13 2 (0.53%) CUDA
13 2 (0.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 70 (18.67%) Windows
2 20 (5.33%) Linux
3 5 (1.33%) Android
4 3 (0.80%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.80%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (51.73%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (25.33%) Web Development
3 90 (24.00%) DevOps
4 77 (20.53%) MVC
5 76 (20.27%) Problem-Solving
6 64 (17.07%) TDD
7 61 (16.27%) OO
8 58 (15.47%) Software Engineering
9 55 (14.67%) CRM
10 48 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
11 47 (12.53%) Scrum
12 44 (11.73%) Configuration Management
13 42 (11.20%) Performance Tuning
14 41 (10.93%) Analytics
14 41 (10.93%) Visualisation
15 40 (10.67%) Data Visualisation
15 40 (10.67%) SOLID
15 40 (10.67%) Use Case
16 39 (10.40%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 39 (10.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 259 (69.07%) C#
2 240 (64.00%) SQL
3 188 (50.13%) JavaScript
4 91 (24.27%) T-SQL
5 73 (19.47%) TypeScript
6 30 (8.00%) Apex Code
7 21 (5.60%) VB.NET
8 20 (5.33%) Java
8 20 (5.33%) PowerShell
9 18 (4.80%) Python
10 17 (4.53%) C++
11 13 (3.47%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.40%) VBA
13 8 (2.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 7 (1.87%) C
15 6 (1.60%) GLSL
15 6 (1.60%) Rust
15 6 (1.60%) Scala
16 5 (1.33%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.07%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 92 (24.53%) Degree
2 15 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.07%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.80%) HNC
5 3 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.27%) CCNP
7 1 (0.27%) CCVP
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.27%) CITP
7 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (16.00%) QA
2 37 (9.87%) Accessibility
3 5 (1.33%) GDPR
4 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (3.47%) Docker
2 6 (1.60%) Ceph
3 4 (1.07%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (4.00%) Terraform
2 13 (3.47%) Ansible
3 9 (2.40%) Kubernetes
4 6 (1.60%) Galera Cluster
5 4 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.07%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.27%) Rancher
6 1 (0.27%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 175 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
3 26 (6.93%) Adobe
3 26 (6.93%) Conga
4 11 (2.93%) Nintex
5 10 (2.67%) Oracle
5 10 (2.67%) ServiceNow
6 9 (2.40%) DevExpress
7 7 (1.87%) Databricks
7 7 (1.87%) Intapp
7 7 (1.87%) Xamarin
8 6 (1.60%) Percona
9 5 (1.33%) Apple
10 4 (1.07%) Bloomberg
10 4 (1.07%) Cognos
10 4 (1.07%) HP
10 4 (1.07%) SAP
10 4 (1.07%) VMware
11 3 (0.80%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.80%) Optimizely