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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 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 488 319 270
Rank change year-on-year -169 -49 +1
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 434 326 478
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.61% 0.95% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.36% 4.34% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 223 256 409
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £51,250 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,000 £63,750 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.10% +15.91% -6.78%
75th Percentile £79,750 £77,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £94,750 £87,500 £86,050
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.38%

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 18,384 7,507 7,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 25.97% 21.83% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6,768 5,376 5,944
10th Percentile £46,588 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £103,750 £96,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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 24 May 2022.

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 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -46 72 £67,000 -10.67% 17
West London -102 10 £75,000 +7.14% 1
South London -58 2 £75,000 +42.86% 1
North London -34 1 £52,500 -
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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.

1 305 (70.28%) .NET
2 296 (68.20%) C#
3 261 (60.14%) SQL Server
4 235 (54.15%) Agile
5 225 (51.84%) Microsoft
6 211 (48.62%) SQL
7 189 (43.55%) Azure
8 181 (41.71%) Git (software)
9 159 (36.64%) DevOps
10 136 (31.34%) Social Skills
11 112 (25.81%) ASP.NET
12 109 (25.12%) Power Platform
13 107 (24.65%) Finance
14 98 (22.58%) React
15 97 (22.35%) JavaScript
16 94 (21.66%) .NET Framework
17 92 (21.20%) HTML
18 91 (20.97%) MVC
19 90 (20.74%) Power BI
20 89 (20.51%) T-SQL
21 87 (20.05%) XML
21 87 (20.05%) Scrum
22 85 (19.59%) Unit Testing
23 82 (18.89%) Degree
24 81 (18.66%) .NET Core
25 78 (17.97%) Docker
26 77 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
27 76 (17.51%) CI/CD
28 74 (17.05%) TDD
28 74 (17.05%) ASP.NET Web API

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 38 (8.76%) SharePoint
2 37 (8.53%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (7.83%) IIS
4 29 (6.68%) Confluence
5 26 (5.99%) Umbraco
6 14 (3.23%) CMS
7 8 (1.84%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.46%) Ethereum
9 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.23%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (6.22%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (3.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.46%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.23%) InVision
4 1 (0.23%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 18 (4.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 10 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.69%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.23%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 189 (43.55%) Azure
2 109 (25.12%) Power Platform
3 72 (16.59%) AWS
4 66 (15.21%) GitHub
5 42 (9.68%) Microsoft 365
6 36 (8.29%) Azure Monitor
7 31 (7.14%) Azure Service Bus
7 31 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
8 25 (5.76%) SaaS
9 22 (5.07%) PaaS
10 19 (4.38%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 19 (4.38%) Slack
11 17 (3.92%) Azure Logic Apps
12 14 (3.23%) Azure App Service
13 13 (3.00%) PowerApps
14 11 (2.53%) Power Automate
15 10 (2.30%) GCP
15 10 (2.30%) GitHub Actions
16 9 (2.07%) AWS CloudFormation
17 8 (1.84%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.61%) Intranet
2 3 (0.69%) HTTP
3 2 (0.46%) VPN
4 1 (0.23%) Firewall
4 1 (0.23%) FTP
4 1 (0.23%) Internet
4 1 (0.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (60.14%) SQL Server
2 90 (20.74%) Power BI
3 60 (13.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (12.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 47 (10.83%) Tableau
6 46 (10.60%) Data Warehouse
6 46 (10.60%) Redis
7 41 (9.45%) PostgreSQL
8 40 (9.22%) Big Data
9 33 (7.60%) Relational Database
10 22 (5.07%) Data Lake
11 14 (3.23%) SSDT
12 13 (3.00%) DTS
12 13 (3.00%) PolyBase
12 13 (3.00%) RDBMS
12 13 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (2.76%) Azure SQL Database
14 10 (2.30%) NoSQL
15 7 (1.61%) Data Mart
16 6 (1.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 181 (41.71%) Git (software)
2 63 (14.52%) Bitbucket
2 63 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (10.83%) NUnit
4 42 (9.68%) JIRA
5 41 (9.45%) Visual Studio Team System
6 39 (8.99%) MSTest
7 37 (8.53%) Selenium
8 35 (8.06%) Moq
9 34 (7.83%) Octopus Deploy
10 33 (7.60%) Visual Studio Code
11 26 (5.99%) TeamCity
12 25 (5.76%) Jenkins
12 25 (5.76%) webpack
13 24 (5.53%) GitLab
13 24 (5.53%) Postman
14 23 (5.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 14 (3.23%) SpecFlow
16 10 (2.30%) Eclipse
16 10 (2.30%) WiX
General
1 136 (31.34%) Social Skills
2 107 (24.65%) Finance
3 72 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
4 64 (14.75%) Games
5 46 (10.60%) Marketing
6 40 (9.22%) Esports
7 33 (7.60%) Retail
8 18 (4.15%) Documentation Skills
9 15 (3.46%) Banking
10 13 (3.00%) Online Betting
11 12 (2.76%) Advertising
12 9 (2.07%) Public Sector
12 9 (2.07%) Publishing
13 7 (1.61%) Law
14 6 (1.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 6 (1.38%) Organisational Skills
15 5 (1.15%) Presentation Skills
16 4 (0.92%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.92%) Legal
16 4 (0.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 279 (64.29%) Developer
2 102 (23.50%) Senior Developer
3 92 (21.20%) .NET Developer
4 53 (12.21%) Software Developer
5 47 (10.83%) Senior .NET Developer
6 46 (10.60%) C# Developer
7 37 (8.53%) DevOps Engineer
8 27 (6.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (6.22%) SQL Developer
9 25 (5.76%) Senior Software Developer
10 24 (5.53%) Senior Web Developer
10 24 (5.53%) Web Developer
11 23 (5.30%) .NET Web Developer
11 23 (5.30%) Analytics Developer
11 23 (5.30%) Azure Engineer
11 23 (5.30%) Senior .NET Web Developer
12 20 (4.61%) Cloud Engineer
12 20 (4.61%) Data Engineer
13 18 (4.15%) Consultant
14 17 (3.92%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (70.28%) .NET
2 112 (25.81%) ASP.NET
3 98 (22.58%) React
4 94 (21.66%) .NET Framework
5 92 (21.20%) HTML
6 87 (20.05%) XML
7 81 (18.66%) .NET Core
8 74 (17.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 73 (16.82%) CSS
10 68 (15.67%) AngularJS
11 66 (15.21%) REST
12 64 (14.75%) Entity Framework
13 52 (11.98%) JSON
14 45 (10.37%) Web Services
15 39 (8.99%) Kafka
16 33 (7.60%) SOAP
17 32 (7.37%) Node.js
17 32 (7.37%) Vue.js
17 32 (7.37%) XSLT
18 29 (6.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 63 (14.52%) Sports Betting
2 40 (9.22%) Online Games
3 39 (8.99%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (5.07%) User Experience
5 19 (4.38%) Analytical Mindset
6 16 (3.69%) Greenfield Project
7 13 (3.00%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.53%) Client/Server
8 11 (2.53%) Web 2.0
9 8 (1.84%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.61%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.61%) PropTech
11 6 (1.38%) Cloud Native
12 5 (1.15%) CUDA
13 4 (0.92%) DTCC
13 4 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.69%) FMCG
14 3 (0.69%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.07%) Windows
2 3 (0.69%) Windows 10
2 3 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.46%) Linux
4 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (54.15%) Agile
2 159 (36.64%) DevOps
3 91 (20.97%) MVC
4 87 (20.05%) Scrum
5 85 (19.59%) Unit Testing
6 77 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
7 76 (17.51%) CI/CD
8 74 (17.05%) TDD
9 68 (15.67%) CRM
10 65 (14.98%) Analytics
11 61 (14.06%) Problem-Solving
12 56 (12.90%) ETL
13 55 (12.67%) Web Development
14 46 (10.60%) Microservices
15 43 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
16 39 (8.99%) Mentoring
17 38 (8.76%) BDD
17 38 (8.76%) Test Scripting
18 35 (8.06%) SDLC
18 35 (8.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 296 (68.20%) C#
2 211 (48.62%) SQL
3 97 (22.35%) JavaScript
4 89 (20.51%) T-SQL
5 73 (16.82%) Python
6 51 (11.75%) TypeScript
7 43 (9.91%) PowerShell
8 38 (8.76%) Java
9 22 (5.07%) VB.NET
10 15 (3.46%) Scala
11 12 (2.76%) C++
11 12 (2.76%) XPath
12 10 (2.30%) C
13 9 (2.07%) PHP
14 8 (1.84%) VBA
15 6 (1.38%) Go
16 5 (1.15%) R
17 3 (0.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 3 (0.69%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 82 (18.89%) Degree
2 30 (6.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (4.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (2.53%) Master's Degree
5 9 (2.07%) ISEB
5 9 (2.07%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.92%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.53%) QA
2 5 (1.15%) Accessibility
2 5 (1.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 78 (17.97%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (9.91%) Kubernetes
2 28 (6.45%) Terraform
3 10 (2.30%) Ansible
3 10 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.84%) Puppet
5 3 (0.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 225 (51.84%) Microsoft
2 41 (9.45%) Salesforce.com
3 23 (5.30%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 18 (4.15%) Logi
4 18 (4.15%) Logi Analytics
4 18 (4.15%) MicroStrategy
5 13 (3.00%) Databricks
6 12 (2.76%) ServiceNow
7 8 (1.84%) Cognizant
7 8 (1.84%) Sitecore
8 7 (1.61%) Bloomberg
8 7 (1.61%) MarketAxess
8 7 (1.61%) Oracle
8 7 (1.61%) Tradeweb
9 6 (1.38%) RedGate
10 5 (1.15%) SolarWinds
11 4 (0.92%) Intapp
11 4 (0.92%) NEC
11 4 (0.92%) Northgate
11 4 (0.92%) Xceptor