Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > London
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 212 196
Rank change year-on-year -27 -16 -38
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1076 1333 1564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.46% 1.62% 1.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.08% 8.40% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1199 1295
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%

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 15205 15876 15069
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 20.68% 19.26% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 12155 13920 12609
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 26 July 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 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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 +31 243 £52,500 +5.00% 14
West London -1 103 £40,000 -15.79% 10
South London +33 44 £42,500 -13.27% 2
East London -1 20 £60,000 +33.33% 4
North London -29 5 £37,500 -9.64% 1
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 835 (77.60%) .NET
2 780 (72.49%) C#
3 629 (58.46%) SQL Server
4 621 (57.71%) SQL
5 480 (44.61%) ASP.NET
6 478 (44.42%) Agile Software Development
7 461 (42.84%) Microsoft
8 445 (41.36%) JavaScript
9 408 (37.92%) MVC
10 363 (33.74%) HTML
11 341 (31.69%) CSS
12 312 (29.00%) Finance
13 273 (25.37%) AngularJS
14 264 (24.54%) Windows
15 252 (23.42%) Microsoft Azure
16 247 (22.96%) Team Foundation Server
17 240 (22.30%) Web Services
18 234 (21.75%) TDD
19 232 (21.56%) ASP.NET MVC
20 229 (21.28%) .NET Framework
21 226 (21.00%) ASP.NET Web API
22 216 (20.07%) T-SQL
23 212 (19.70%) jQuery
24 189 (17.57%) Scrum
25 184 (17.10%) WCF
25 184 (17.10%) Test Automation
26 183 (17.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 179 (16.64%) Entity Framework
28 178 (16.54%) Degree
29 168 (15.61%) Web Development

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
1 115 (10.69%) SharePoint
2 87 (8.09%) IIS
3 44 (4.09%) CMS
4 38 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
5 31 (2.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 27 (2.51%) Confluence
7 24 (2.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 23 (2.14%) EPiServer
9 21 (1.95%) WebSphere
10 14 (1.30%) Apache
11 12 (1.12%) MQSeries
11 12 (1.12%) NServiceBus
11 12 (1.12%) Umbraco
12 10 (0.93%) OpenEdge
13 9 (0.84%) Sitefinity
14 6 (0.56%) MS Exchange
14 6 (0.56%) nginx
14 6 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
15 5 (0.46%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 54 (5.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (3.72%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (1.30%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.74%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.28%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.093%) InDesign
9 1 (0.093%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 34 (3.16%) Dynamics AX
2 26 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (1.77%) Eloqua
4 5 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.37%) Maximo
6 3 (0.28%) Scribe Insight
7 2 (0.19%) MetaTrader
7 2 (0.19%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.093%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.093%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.093%) iTrent
8 1 (0.093%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.093%) SAP MDG
8 1 (0.093%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 252 (23.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (8.74%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (2.79%) GitHub
4 27 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
5 26 (2.42%) Office 365
6 24 (2.23%) PaaS
7 18 (1.67%) SaaS
8 14 (1.30%) iTunes
9 11 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 9 (0.84%) IaaS
11 8 (0.74%) Google Play
12 7 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (0.65%) Boomi
12 7 (0.65%) iPaaS
13 6 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
14 4 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 4 (0.37%) BrowserStack
14 4 (0.37%) OpenShift
14 4 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 38 (3.53%) Intranet
2 28 (2.60%) Firewall
3 24 (2.23%) Internet
4 14 (1.30%) SSL
5 10 (0.93%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.84%) HTTP
6 9 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (0.74%) DNS
7 8 (0.74%) LAN
8 7 (0.65%) DHCP
9 6 (0.56%) NAS
9 6 (0.56%) SAN
9 6 (0.56%) VLAN
10 5 (0.46%) Extranet
11 4 (0.37%) FTP
12 2 (0.19%) SMTP
12 2 (0.19%) WAN
13 1 (0.093%) Kerberos
13 1 (0.093%) VPN
13 1 (0.093%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 629 (58.46%) SQL Server
2 183 (17.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 152 (14.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 149 (13.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 80 (7.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 75 (6.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 71 (6.60%) Relational Database
8 68 (6.32%) NoSQL
9 54 (5.02%) Data Warehouse
10 49 (4.55%) MongoDB
10 49 (4.55%) Redis
11 45 (4.18%) SQL Server 2014
12 42 (3.90%) MySQL
13 40 (3.72%) SQL Server 2016
14 27 (2.51%) RDBMS
14 27 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
15 19 (1.77%) Couchbase
16 18 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
17 16 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 14 (1.30%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 247 (22.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 127 (11.80%) Git (software)
3 125 (11.62%) JIRA
4 121 (11.25%) TeamCity
5 97 (9.01%) Selenium
6 73 (6.78%) Octopus Deploy
7 59 (5.48%) NUnit
8 53 (4.93%) SpecFlow
8 53 (4.93%) Subversion
9 47 (4.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 45 (4.18%) Jenkins
11 41 (3.81%) Protractor
12 33 (3.07%) gulp
13 31 (2.88%) Bower
14 28 (2.60%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 28 (2.60%) WebDriver
15 27 (2.51%) MSTest
16 26 (2.42%) CruiseControl
17 25 (2.32%) MSBuild
18 24 (2.23%) Cucumber
General
1 312 (29.00%) Finance
2 124 (11.52%) Banking
3 78 (7.25%) Retail
4 66 (6.13%) Investment Banking
5 65 (6.04%) Games
6 59 (5.48%) Marketing
7 47 (4.37%) Telecoms
8 35 (3.25%) Retail Banking
9 31 (2.88%) Legal
10 30 (2.79%) Advertising
11 23 (2.14%) Front Office
12 22 (2.04%) Manufacturing
13 21 (1.95%) Electronics
14 16 (1.49%) Back Office
15 12 (1.12%) Publishing
16 11 (1.02%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.65%) Financial Institution
18 5 (0.46%) Law
19 3 (0.28%) Local Government
19 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 711 (66.08%) Developer
2 349 (32.43%) .NET Developer
3 273 (25.37%) C# Developer
4 204 (18.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 131 (12.17%) Senior Developer
6 119 (11.06%) SQL Developer
7 111 (10.32%) ASP.NET Developer
8 86 (7.99%) Senior .NET Developer
9 84 (7.81%) Software Developer
10 76 (7.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 62 (5.76%) Analyst
12 60 (5.58%) Web Developer
13 59 (5.48%) Senior C# Developer
14 58 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 56 (5.20%) Architect
15 56 (5.20%) C++ Developer
16 55 (5.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 54 (5.02%) DevOps Engineer
18 50 (4.65%) Full Stack Developer
19 47 (4.37%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 835 (77.60%) .NET
2 480 (44.61%) ASP.NET
3 363 (33.74%) HTML
4 341 (31.69%) CSS
5 273 (25.37%) AngularJS
6 240 (22.30%) Web Services
7 232 (21.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 229 (21.28%) .NET Framework
9 226 (21.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 212 (19.70%) jQuery
11 184 (17.10%) WCF
12 179 (16.64%) Entity Framework
13 143 (13.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 142 (13.20%) HTML5
15 138 (12.83%) XML
16 97 (9.01%) WPF
17 93 (8.64%) Ajax
18 91 (8.46%) RESTful
19 77 (7.16%) LINQ
20 69 (6.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 112 (10.41%) Computer Science
2 93 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (8.64%) User Experience
3 49 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 41 (3.81%) N-Tier
5 40 (3.72%) Derivative
6 39 (3.62%) Mobile App
7 37 (3.44%) Fintech
8 28 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
9 24 (2.23%) Algorithms
9 24 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 23 (2.14%) Online Games
11 22 (2.04%) Credit Risk
12 21 (1.95%) Cloud Native
13 20 (1.86%) Fixed Income
14 18 (1.67%) Equities
15 17 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (1.21%) Data Centre
17 11 (1.02%) PMI
18 10 (0.93%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 264 (24.54%) Windows
2 63 (5.86%) Linux
3 50 (4.65%) Apple iOS
4 40 (3.72%) Android
5 30 (2.79%) Windows Server
6 18 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.56%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.46%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.46%) Unix
10 4 (0.37%) CentOS
11 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.19%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.19%) MVS
13 1 (0.093%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 478 (44.42%) Agile Software Development
2 408 (37.92%) MVC
3 234 (21.75%) TDD
4 189 (17.57%) Scrum
5 184 (17.10%) Test Automation
6 168 (15.61%) Web Development
7 155 (14.41%) Software Engineering
8 147 (13.66%) SDLC
9 144 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
10 136 (12.64%) Business Intelligence
11 129 (11.99%) OO
11 129 (11.99%) Unit Testing
12 127 (11.80%) DevOps
13 103 (9.57%) BDD
14 78 (7.25%) ETL
15 73 (6.78%) OOP
16 70 (6.51%) Analytics
16 70 (6.51%) Front End Development
16 70 (6.51%) Multithreading
17 64 (5.95%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 780 (72.49%) C#
2 621 (57.71%) SQL
3 445 (41.36%) JavaScript
4 216 (20.07%) T-SQL
5 163 (15.15%) PowerShell
6 103 (9.57%) C++
7 79 (7.34%) VB.NET
8 66 (6.13%) Python
9 60 (5.58%) Java
10 49 (4.55%) PHP
11 45 (4.18%) VBA
12 31 (2.88%) C
12 31 (2.88%) VB
13 25 (2.32%) X++
14 23 (2.14%) XAML
15 17 (1.58%) Apple Swift
15 17 (1.58%) Perl
16 16 (1.49%) Objective-C
17 15 (1.39%) PL/SQL
18 14 (1.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 178 (16.54%) Degree
2 67 (6.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (1.67%) ISTQB
5 14 (1.30%) ISEB
6 13 (1.21%) Security Cleared
7 11 (1.02%) PMI Certification
8 10 (0.93%) SC Cleared
9 7 (0.65%) MCTS
10 6 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.56%) MCP
11 5 (0.46%) MCITP
11 5 (0.46%) MCSA
11 5 (0.46%) MCSE
11 5 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.37%) ISEB Practitioner
12 4 (0.37%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.28%) MCPD
14 2 (0.19%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (9.67%) QA
2 11 (1.02%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.84%) WCAG
4 4 (0.37%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.37%) GDPR
4 4 (0.37%) SLA
5 2 (0.19%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.093%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (3.35%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.30%) Docker
2 14 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.12%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.56%) vSphere
5 5 (0.46%) XenApp
6 4 (0.37%) LXC
7 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.093%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.093%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (2.70%) Ansible
2 20 (1.86%) Puppet
3 19 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (1.49%) Control-M
5 13 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.56%) Kubernetes
7 5 (0.46%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.19%) Grafana
8 2 (0.19%) Graphite
8 2 (0.19%) Kibana
8 2 (0.19%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.093%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.093%) Consul
9 1 (0.093%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.093%) logstash
9 1 (0.093%) Nagios
9 1 (0.093%) Packer
9 1 (0.093%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.093%) Terraform
9 1 (0.093%) WSUS
Vendors
1 461 (42.84%) Microsoft
2 42 (3.90%) Oracle
3 33 (3.07%) Sitecore
4 32 (2.97%) Cognizant
5 31 (2.88%) Google
6 23 (2.14%) SAP
7 19 (1.77%) Marketo
7 19 (1.77%) Splunk
8 16 (1.49%) IBM
9 14 (1.30%) VMware
10 12 (1.12%) Adobe
11 11 (1.02%) HP
11 11 (1.02%) Xamarin
12 10 (0.93%) Citrix
12 10 (0.93%) Progress
13 9 (0.84%) TOWER Software
14 7 (0.65%) Alteryx
14 7 (0.65%) Jitterbit
14 7 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (0.65%) Tableau
London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + private health
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-50K+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Stott & May
Salary: £47000 per annum + Benefits such as flex working, pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Barking, Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
flatraterecruiting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: Market related
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: From £60,000 to £63,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Goldman Sachs
Salary: Unspecified competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive dep. on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive dep. on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Stott & May
Salary: £75000 per annum + Read the job spec for all the details
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Fluidone
Salary: Competitive depending on experience & qualifications
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £80000 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago