Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Visual Studio Code skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio Code over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Code (VS Code)
England > South East
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 406 297 491
Rank change year-on-year -109 +194 +37
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Code 51 4 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.049% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.24% 0.24% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 47 4 12
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,250 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.88% +20.50% -
England median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +44.44% -10.00% +11.11%

Visual Studio Code 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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 4,110 1,690 5,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.68% 20.79% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,735 1,467 4,309
10th Percentile £35,300 £33,300 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £64,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +0.92% +6.86%

Visual Studio Code
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Visual Studio Code as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio Code in the South East

Visual Studio Code
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Visual Studio Code in the South East.

Salary trend for Visual Studio Code in the South East

Visual Studio Code
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visual Studio Code in the South East over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio Code in the South East

Visual Studio Code
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio Code within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 October 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
Hampshire -78 41 £65,000 +13.04% 5
Surrey - 7 £60,000 - 1
Kent - 2 £80,000 -
Berkshire -71 1 £30,000 -52.38% 1
Thames Valley -86 1 £30,000 -52.38% 1
Visual Studio Code
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT jobs citing Visual Studio Code 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 South East region with a requirement for Visual Studio Code.

1 40 (78.43%) Visual Studio
2 37 (72.55%) SQL
3 26 (50.98%) HTML
3 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
3 26 (50.98%) CSS
4 23 (45.10%) T-SQL
4 23 (45.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 23 (45.10%) PowerShell
4 23 (45.10%) Power BI
4 23 (45.10%) Power Platform
5 20 (39.22%) AngularJS
5 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 14 (27.45%) .NET
7 14 (27.45%) C#
8 13 (25.49%) Python
8 13 (25.49%) AWS
8 13 (25.49%) REST
8 13 (25.49%) React
9 12 (23.53%) Docker
9 12 (23.53%) Full Stack Development
9 12 (23.53%) Azure
10 11 (21.57%) SOAP
10 11 (21.57%) Social Skills
10 11 (21.57%) PhpStorm
11 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
11 10 (19.61%) SaaS
11 10 (19.61%) Jenkins
11 10 (19.61%) Test Automation
11 10 (19.61%) QA

Visual Studio Code
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (15.69%) Confluence
2 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.92%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.92%) Kentico
3 2 (3.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.92%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 23 (45.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (9.80%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.96%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 23 (45.10%) Power Platform
2 13 (25.49%) AWS
3 12 (23.53%) Azure
4 10 (19.61%) SaaS
5 5 (9.80%) GitHub
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (3.92%) Azure Service Fabric
6 2 (3.92%) Azure Storage
6 2 (3.92%) Datadog
6 2 (3.92%) Serverless
6 2 (3.92%) SonarCloud
7 1 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) WEP
2 1 (1.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) Power BI
2 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 40 (78.43%) Visual Studio
2 17 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 11 (21.57%) PhpStorm
4 10 (19.61%) Jenkins
5 8 (15.69%) Bitbucket
5 8 (15.69%) Cucumber
5 8 (15.69%) GitLab
5 8 (15.69%) JIRA
5 8 (15.69%) PyCharm
5 8 (15.69%) Selenium
6 3 (5.88%) Gradle
6 3 (5.88%) IntelliJ
6 3 (5.88%) JUnit
6 3 (5.88%) Mockito
6 3 (5.88%) webpack
7 2 (3.92%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.92%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (3.92%) Moq
7 2 (3.92%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (21.57%) Social Skills
2 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.76%) Finance
4 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.84%) Retail
5 3 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (74.51%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Business Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Junior
4 5 (9.80%) Junior Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Applications Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Python Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) QA Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) .NET Architect
6 3 (5.88%) AWS Architect
6 3 (5.88%) C# Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (5.88%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) CSS
1 26 (50.98%) HTML
2 20 (39.22%) AngularJS
3 14 (27.45%) .NET
4 13 (25.49%) React
4 13 (25.49%) REST
5 11 (21.57%) SOAP
6 8 (15.69%) Gherkin
7 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
7 7 (13.73%) jQuery
8 6 (11.76%) Node.js
8 6 (11.76%) RESTful
9 5 (9.80%) React Native
9 5 (9.80%) Vue.js
10 4 (7.84%) .NET Core
10 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
10 4 (7.84%) CSS3
10 4 (7.84%) HTML5
10 4 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.84%) User Experience
3 3 (5.88%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Android
1 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.92%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.53%) Full Stack Development
3 10 (19.61%) Test Automation
4 8 (15.69%) Analytical Thinking
4 8 (15.69%) API Testing
4 8 (15.69%) BDD
5 5 (9.80%) DevOps
5 5 (9.80%) Microservices
6 4 (7.84%) ERP
6 4 (7.84%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (7.84%) Order Management
6 4 (7.84%) Refactoring
7 3 (5.88%) Android Development
7 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (5.88%) iOS Development
7 3 (5.88%) Mobile Development
7 3 (5.88%) SDLC
7 3 (5.88%) SOA
7 3 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) SQL
2 26 (50.98%) JavaScript
3 23 (45.10%) PowerShell
3 23 (45.10%) T-SQL
4 14 (27.45%) C#
5 13 (25.49%) Python
6 9 (17.65%) TypeScript
7 8 (15.69%) PHP
8 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
9 4 (7.84%) Java
10 3 (5.88%) Groovy
10 3 (5.88%) XPath
10 3 (5.88%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) QA
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.92%) Rancher
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Atlassian
3 3 (5.88%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.92%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.92%) Telerik
5 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards