Period
to 23 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 319 392 518
Rank change year-on-year +73 +126 +72
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 194 153 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.77% 0.53% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.80% 2.48% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 161 121 25
South East median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +71.43%
10th Percentile £40,500 £35,000 £37,125
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +26.32% -5.00%

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 South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 5,100 6,172 5,941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.13% 21.20% 20.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4,274 5,396 5,157
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,625 £30,714
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,963 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.93% - +5.26%

Visual Studio Team System
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio Team System in the South East

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio Team System in the South East

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System in the South East over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio Team System in the South East

Visual Studio Team System
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 Team System within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 October 2019. 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
Thames Valley +98 100 £55,000 -8.33% 6
Oxfordshire +78 54 £55,000 +7.32% 1
Surrey +45 50 £62,500 - 4
Berkshire +46 42 £55,000 -8.33% 4
Kent +21 34 £51,500 -4.19% 2
Hampshire -38 9 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 6 £55,000 -13.73% 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Visual Studio Team System
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 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 Team System.

1 179 (92.27%) Azure
2 141 (72.68%) DevOps
3 139 (71.65%) Agile Software Development
4 129 (66.49%) Microsoft
5 109 (56.19%) .NET
5 109 (56.19%) Git (software)
6 99 (51.03%) C#
7 80 (41.24%) Continuous Integration
8 73 (37.63%) PowerShell
9 68 (35.05%) SQL Server
10 57 (29.38%) Test Automation
11 56 (28.87%) JavaScript
12 55 (28.35%) Visual Studio
12 55 (28.35%) Scrum
13 52 (26.80%) TeamCity
14 51 (26.29%) TDD
15 50 (25.77%) REST
16 49 (25.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 49 (25.26%) ASP.NET
17 48 (24.74%) HTML
17 48 (24.74%) AWS
18 47 (24.23%) SQL
19 46 (23.71%) CSS
20 45 (23.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 45 (23.20%) Degree
21 40 (20.62%) JIRA
22 39 (20.10%) Unit Testing
22 39 (20.10%) Active Directory
23 38 (19.59%) Windows
24 37 (19.07%) QA

Visual Studio Team System
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 23 (11.86%) Confluence
2 18 (9.28%) SharePoint
3 11 (5.67%) CMS
3 11 (5.67%) IIS
3 11 (5.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 11 (5.67%) Umbraco
4 9 (4.64%) Apache
4 9 (4.64%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (10.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (7.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.52%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 179 (92.27%) Azure
2 48 (24.74%) AWS
3 36 (18.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 34 (17.53%) Power Platform
5 31 (15.98%) Office 365
6 26 (13.40%) Dynamics 365
7 24 (12.37%) GCP
8 23 (11.86%) IaaS
9 21 (10.82%) PaaS
10 14 (7.22%) iPaaS
11 12 (6.19%) SaaS
12 11 (5.67%) PowerApps
13 6 (3.09%) Azure Functions
13 6 (3.09%) Data Lake Analytics
13 6 (3.09%) GitHub
13 6 (3.09%) Serverless
14 5 (2.58%) NuGet
15 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Flow
15 4 (2.06%) OpenShift
16 2 (1.03%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.67%) Internet
2 7 (3.61%) NetScaler
3 3 (1.55%) BGP
3 3 (1.55%) BIG-IP
3 3 (1.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (1.55%) OSPF
3 3 (1.55%) VLAN
4 1 (0.52%) DHCP
4 1 (0.52%) DNS
4 1 (0.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (35.05%) SQL Server
2 49 (25.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (23.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (18.56%) Azure SQL Database
5 34 (17.53%) Power BI
6 33 (17.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (6.19%) SQL Server 2016
8 11 (5.67%) Data Lake
8 11 (5.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.58%) HDInsight
9 5 (2.58%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 109 (56.19%) Git (software)
2 55 (28.35%) Visual Studio
3 52 (26.80%) TeamCity
4 40 (20.62%) JIRA
5 33 (17.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (10.82%) Selenium
6 21 (10.82%) SpecFlow
7 16 (8.25%) Cucumber
8 14 (7.22%) WebDriver
9 13 (6.70%) Jenkins
10 12 (6.19%) Mocha
11 11 (5.67%) Fiddler
11 11 (5.67%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (4.12%) MSTest
13 5 (2.58%) Moq
13 5 (2.58%) SonarQube
14 4 (2.06%) Chocolatey
14 4 (2.06%) GitLab
14 4 (2.06%) MSBuild
14 4 (2.06%) ReSharper
General
1 25 (12.89%) Finance
2 11 (5.67%) Retail
3 4 (2.06%) Financial Institution
3 4 (2.06%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.03%) Legal
4 2 (1.03%) Marketing
4 2 (1.03%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.52%) German Language
Job Titles
1 53 (27.32%) Developer
2 22 (11.34%) Analyst
2 22 (11.34%) Software Engineer
2 22 (11.34%) Technical Leader
3 21 (10.82%) Software Developer
4 14 (7.22%) CRM Analyst
4 14 (7.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (7.22%) Senior Developer
4 14 (7.22%) Technical Analyst
5 13 (6.70%) .NET Developer
5 13 (6.70%) Scientific Software Engineer
6 12 (6.19%) C# Developer
6 12 (6.19%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (6.19%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 11 (5.67%) Architect
7 11 (5.67%) Digital Architect
7 11 (5.67%) Lead Developer
7 11 (5.67%) Lead DevOps
7 11 (5.67%) QA Engineer
7 11 (5.67%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (56.19%) .NET
2 50 (25.77%) REST
3 49 (25.26%) ASP.NET
4 48 (24.74%) HTML
5 46 (23.71%) CSS
6 35 (18.04%) .NET Framework
7 26 (13.40%) Entity Framework
8 25 (12.89%) WCF
9 24 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web API
9 24 (12.37%) jQuery
10 23 (11.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (11.86%) Web Services
11 21 (10.82%) OAuth
11 21 (10.82%) OpenID
11 21 (10.82%) SOAP
12 19 (9.79%) JSON
13 18 (9.28%) Node.js
14 16 (8.25%) .NET Core
14 16 (8.25%) AngularJS
15 11 (5.67%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.25%) Blog
2 14 (7.22%) Mobile App
3 13 (6.70%) Algorithms
4 12 (6.19%) Data Structures
5 11 (5.67%) Cloud Native
5 11 (5.67%) Data Centre
5 11 (5.67%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (5.67%) Linux Command Line
5 11 (5.67%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.12%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.12%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.06%) Life Science
8 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.59%) Windows
2 21 (10.82%) Windows Server
3 16 (8.25%) Linux
3 16 (8.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (6.19%) Windows 8
5 11 (5.67%) Windows 10
5 11 (5.67%) Windows 7
6 9 (4.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.58%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.55%) Android
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (72.68%) DevOps
2 139 (71.65%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (41.24%) Continuous Integration
4 57 (29.38%) Test Automation
5 55 (28.35%) Scrum
6 51 (26.29%) TDD
7 39 (20.10%) Unit Testing
8 37 (19.07%) Problem-Solving
9 35 (18.04%) Computer Science
9 35 (18.04%) Mentoring
10 34 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
10 34 (17.53%) MVC
11 33 (17.01%) Integration Testing
12 32 (16.49%) Continuous Delivery
12 32 (16.49%) Software Engineering
13 31 (15.98%) CRM
14 30 (15.46%) Continuous Improvement
15 28 (14.43%) BDD
15 28 (14.43%) Microservices
16 25 (12.89%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 99 (51.03%) C#
2 73 (37.63%) PowerShell
3 56 (28.87%) JavaScript
4 47 (24.23%) SQL
5 16 (8.25%) Java
6 14 (7.22%) C++
6 14 (7.22%) Go
6 14 (7.22%) Python
6 14 (7.22%) VB.NET
7 13 (6.70%) T-SQL
8 12 (6.19%) X++
9 6 (3.09%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.52%) ES6
Qualifications
1 45 (23.20%) Degree
2 35 (18.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (5.67%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.03%) MCSE
5 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (19.07%) QA
2 14 (7.22%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (20.10%) Active Directory
2 34 (17.53%) Docker
3 15 (7.73%) LXC
4 12 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (5.67%) Hyper-V
6 7 (3.61%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (2.58%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (14.43%) Kubernetes
2 9 (4.64%) SCCM
3 6 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.58%) Puppet
5 4 (2.06%) Ansible
5 4 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (1.55%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 129 (66.49%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.37%) Google
3 12 (6.19%) Cypress Semiconductor
3 12 (6.19%) VMware
4 11 (5.67%) Brightcove
4 11 (5.67%) Optimizely
4 11 (5.67%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (5.67%) Telerik
5 7 (3.61%) Cisco
5 7 (3.61%) Citrix
5 7 (3.61%) HP
6 3 (1.55%) F5
6 3 (1.55%) SolarWinds
6 3 (1.55%) Symantec
6 3 (1.55%) Veeam
6 3 (1.55%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.03%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle