Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio Team System over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 374 - 347
Rank change year-on-year - +347 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 4 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.030% - 0.078%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.14% - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 10
North West median annual salary £60,000 - £50,000
10th Percentile £49,000 - £44,650
90th Percentile £65,000 - £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -25.00% +22.45%

Visual Studio Team System 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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2848 2667 2454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.42% 21.31% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2324 2394 2156
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Visual Studio Team System
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Visual Studio Team System as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio Team System in the North West

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio Team System in the North West

Visual Studio Team System
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Manchester - 2 £60,000 - 2
Cheshire - 1 £50,000 -
Visual Studio Team System
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 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 North West region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
1 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Memory Management
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (25.00%) Kamailio
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Visual Studio Team System
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) PBX
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Facilita Forecast
1 2 (50.00%) JMeter
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SSAS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Memory Management
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) Kamailio
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sage