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

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > London
6 months to
2 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 392 287 284
Rank change year-on-year -105 -3 -67
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 401 206 625
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.78% 0.94% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.41% 4.43% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 279 174 493
10th Percentile £42,450 £37,750 £43,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £57,600
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% +12.85% -4.00%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £95,250 £85,000 £78,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% -4.00% +5.26%

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 11,775 4,650 10,155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.78% 21.11% 18.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6,708 3,954 8,195
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £81,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.19% +2.73% +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 2 December 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 2 December 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 -32 75 £65,000 -13.33% 32
West London -45 44 £75,000 +94.81% 10
South London -18 10 £63,750 +21.43% 1
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 (67.58%) C#
2 234 (58.35%) SQL
2 234 (58.35%) .NET
3 231 (57.61%) Agile Software Development
4 218 (54.36%) SQL Server
5 177 (44.14%) Microsoft
6 141 (35.16%) Azure
7 133 (33.17%) DevOps
8 116 (28.93%) HTML
9 110 (27.43%) JavaScript
10 101 (25.19%) CSS
11 96 (23.94%) Problem-Solving
12 95 (23.69%) T-SQL
13 92 (22.94%) Finance
13 92 (22.94%) AngularJS
14 90 (22.44%) ASP.NET Web API
15 88 (21.95%) Git (software)
16 85 (21.20%) Degree
17 82 (20.45%) REST
17 82 (20.45%) ASP.NET
18 70 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
18 70 (17.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 69 (17.21%) QA
19 69 (17.21%) Power Platform
20 68 (16.96%) .NET Framework
21 66 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
22 65 (16.21%) Social Skills
23 63 (15.71%) MVC
23 63 (15.71%) Software Engineering
23 63 (15.71%) TypeScript

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 (9.48%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.99%) Confluence
3 13 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (2.99%) IIS
5 11 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (2.00%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.50%) CMS
8 4 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.50%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.25%) SAS
10 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (3.99%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (1.75%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.50%) InfoPath
4 5 (1.25%) Figma
5 2 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.50%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.49%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.00%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.75%) RMDS
4 3 (0.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.25%) Carpe Diem
6 1 (0.25%) Elite 3E
6 1 (0.25%) IBM Planning Analytics
6 1 (0.25%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 141 (35.16%) Azure
2 69 (17.21%) Power Platform
3 43 (10.72%) Dynamics 365
4 31 (7.73%) AWS
5 29 (7.23%) Microsoft 365
6 23 (5.74%) Azure Data Factory
6 23 (5.74%) GitHub
7 20 (4.99%) Force.com
8 18 (4.49%) BrowserStack
8 18 (4.49%) PowerApps
9 17 (4.24%) BlazeMeter
10 16 (3.99%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 16 (3.99%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 15 (3.74%) SaaS
12 12 (2.99%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 12 (2.99%) Power Automate
13 11 (2.74%) Azure Logic Apps
14 9 (2.24%) NuGet
15 7 (1.75%) Boomi
16 5 (1.25%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.50%) Internet
2 5 (1.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.00%) Intranet
4 3 (0.75%) Firewall
5 2 (0.50%) DNS
5 2 (0.50%) HTTP
5 2 (0.50%) Network Security
5 2 (0.50%) VPN
6 1 (0.25%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.25%) 4G
6 1 (0.25%) 5G
6 1 (0.25%) ASN.1
6 1 (0.25%) LTE
6 1 (0.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (54.36%) SQL Server
2 70 (17.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 62 (15.46%) Power BI
4 52 (12.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (11.97%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (7.23%) MongoDB
7 26 (6.48%) Data Lake
8 24 (5.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 23 (5.74%) NoSQL
9 23 (5.74%) Relational Database
10 17 (4.24%) SQL Server 2016
10 17 (4.24%) SSDT
11 16 (3.99%) MySQL
12 15 (3.74%) Redis
13 14 (3.49%) SQL Server 2017
14 12 (2.99%) Azure SQL Database
14 12 (2.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 12 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (2.24%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 88 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 66 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (10.47%) JIRA
4 31 (7.73%) NUnit
5 30 (7.48%) Eclipse
6 29 (7.23%) MSI
6 29 (7.23%) WiX
7 27 (6.73%) JMeter
8 25 (6.23%) Visual Studio Code
9 24 (5.99%) git-flow
9 24 (5.99%) Octopus Deploy
9 24 (5.99%) Selenium
10 21 (5.24%) TeamCity
11 20 (4.99%) Bitbucket
12 19 (4.74%) Visual Studio Team System
13 18 (4.49%) Jenkins
14 16 (3.99%) SpecFlow
14 16 (3.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 14 (3.49%) Appium
15 14 (3.49%) ReSharper
General
1 92 (22.94%) Finance
2 65 (16.21%) Social Skills
3 49 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (7.23%) Banking
5 21 (5.24%) Retail
6 17 (4.24%) Law
7 14 (3.49%) Games
7 14 (3.49%) Retail Banking
8 13 (3.24%) Public Sector
9 12 (2.99%) Advertising
10 9 (2.24%) French Language
11 8 (2.00%) Marketing
12 7 (1.75%) Organisational Skills
13 5 (1.25%) Financial Institution
13 5 (1.25%) Front Office
13 5 (1.25%) Investment Banking
13 5 (1.25%) Norwegian Language
14 4 (1.00%) Back Office
14 4 (1.00%) Presentation Skills
15 3 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 256 (63.84%) Developer
2 80 (19.95%) .NET Developer
3 64 (15.96%) Senior Developer
4 56 (13.97%) C# Developer
5 36 (8.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (8.23%) Full Stack Developer
7 29 (7.23%) Senior .NET Developer
8 28 (6.98%) SQL Developer
9 27 (6.73%) Software Developer
9 27 (6.73%) Software Engineer
10 18 (4.49%) Angular Developer
10 18 (4.49%) Consultant
11 17 (4.24%) Tester
12 16 (3.99%) Administrator
12 16 (3.99%) Salesforce Administrator
12 16 (3.99%) Senior Salesforce Administrator
13 15 (3.74%) Analyst
13 15 (3.74%) Backend Developer
13 15 (3.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 15 (3.74%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (58.35%) .NET
2 116 (28.93%) HTML
3 101 (25.19%) CSS
4 92 (22.94%) AngularJS
5 90 (22.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 82 (20.45%) ASP.NET
6 82 (20.45%) REST
7 68 (16.96%) .NET Framework
8 58 (14.46%) React
9 54 (13.47%) HTML5
10 45 (11.22%) Web Services
11 42 (10.47%) XML
12 41 (10.22%) Entity Framework
13 39 (9.73%) Node.js
13 39 (9.73%) RESTful
14 37 (9.23%) .NET Core
14 37 (9.23%) JSON
15 36 (8.98%) jQuery
16 33 (8.23%) ASP.NET MVC
17 30 (7.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.72%) Self-Motivation
2 37 (9.23%) Web 2.0
3 35 (8.73%) Mobile App
4 31 (7.73%) User Experience
5 29 (7.23%) Client/Server
6 25 (6.23%) Analytical Mindset
7 11 (2.74%) CUDA
8 9 (2.24%) Reinsurance
9 8 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.00%) Legacy Systems
10 7 (1.75%) Augmented Reality
10 7 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (1.50%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.00%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (1.00%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.00%) DTCC
12 4 (1.00%) Taxonomies
12 4 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (11.47%) Windows
2 23 (5.74%) Android
3 16 (3.99%) Apple iOS
4 12 (2.99%) Linux
5 8 (2.00%) Unix
6 4 (1.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (57.61%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (33.17%) DevOps
3 96 (23.94%) Problem-Solving
4 70 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
5 63 (15.71%) MVC
5 63 (15.71%) Software Engineering
6 62 (15.46%) Test Automation
7 58 (14.46%) Full Stack Development
7 58 (14.46%) SDLC
7 58 (14.46%) TDD
8 56 (13.97%) Scrum
9 50 (12.47%) Web Development
10 49 (12.22%) ETL
11 47 (11.72%) Configuration Management
12 43 (10.72%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (10.72%) Use Case
13 38 (9.48%) OO
14 37 (9.23%) BDD
14 37 (9.23%) Computer Science
14 37 (9.23%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 271 (67.58%) C#
2 234 (58.35%) SQL
3 110 (27.43%) JavaScript
4 95 (23.69%) T-SQL
5 63 (15.71%) TypeScript
6 30 (7.48%) PowerShell
7 25 (6.23%) C++
8 20 (4.99%) Apex Code
9 17 (4.24%) Python
10 16 (3.99%) VB.NET
11 15 (3.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 11 (2.74%) Java
12 11 (2.74%) R
13 10 (2.49%) Scala
13 10 (2.49%) XPath
14 8 (2.00%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.00%) VBA
15 7 (1.75%) GLSL
15 7 (1.75%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.25%) X++
Qualifications
1 85 (21.20%) Degree
2 18 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (2.49%) ISEB
4 9 (2.24%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.25%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.25%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.50%) CITP
7 2 (0.50%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.25%) MCAD
8 1 (0.25%) MCPD
8 1 (0.25%) MCSD
8 1 (0.25%) MCTS
8 1 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (17.21%) QA
2 25 (6.23%) Accessibility
3 5 (1.25%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (4.99%) Docker
2 3 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.50%) Ceph
3 2 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (2.99%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.00%) Single Sign-On
3 7 (1.75%) HP ALM
3 7 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.00%) Terraform
5 2 (0.50%) Ansible
5 2 (0.50%) Galera Cluster
6 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.25%) Puppet
6 1 (0.25%) Rancher
6 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 177 (44.14%) Microsoft
2 35 (8.73%) Salesforce.com
3 29 (7.23%) Oracle
4 22 (5.49%) Adobe
5 20 (4.99%) Conga
6 16 (3.99%) ServiceNow
7 15 (3.74%) Databricks
8 12 (2.99%) Cognizant
9 9 (2.24%) Bloomberg
10 8 (2.00%) HP
11 7 (1.75%) Apple
11 7 (1.75%) MuleSoft
12 6 (1.50%) MarketAxess
12 6 (1.50%) TIBCO
12 6 (1.50%) Tradeweb
12 6 (1.50%) Xamarin
13 4 (1.00%) Civica
13 4 (1.00%) IBM
13 4 (1.00%) JD Edwards
13 4 (1.00%) Teradata