Period
to 23 February 2020

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 February 2020 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 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 346 364 477
Rank change year-on-year +18 +113 +65
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 123 160 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.55% 0.60% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.77% 2.93% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 109 135 77
South East median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% -4.17% +33.33%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £77,050 £74,500 £96,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +13.64% +27.91%

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 4,435 5,452 6,618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.75% 20.39% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3,707 4,695 5,681
South East median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +6.38% +4.44%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £64,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 February 2020.

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 February 2020. 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
Kent +34 37 £51,500 -20.77%
Thames Valley +31 31 £62,500 +8.70% 3
Surrey +13 29 £65,000 +8.33% 9
Berkshire +16 22 £60,000 +4.35% 3
West Sussex +2 12 £40,000 -39.85% 1
Hampshire -11 10 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Oxfordshire +22 5 £90,000 +80.00%
Buckinghamshire +5 4 £42,500 -22.73%
East Sussex +4 2 £52,500 +23.53%
Middlesex - 2 - -
Visual Studio Team System
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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.

1 106 (86.18%) Azure
2 90 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (61.79%) C#
4 74 (60.16%) Microsoft
4 74 (60.16%) DevOps
5 72 (58.54%) .NET
6 61 (49.59%) Git (software)
7 51 (41.46%) SQL Server
7 51 (41.46%) Scrum
8 50 (40.65%) PowerShell
9 47 (38.21%) Visual Studio
10 43 (34.96%) AWS
11 40 (32.52%) Team Foundation Server
11 40 (32.52%) ASP.NET Web API
11 40 (32.52%) CSS
11 40 (32.52%) Mentoring
12 39 (31.71%) JavaScript
13 38 (30.89%) .NET Framework
13 38 (30.89%) SQL Server 2012
14 37 (30.08%) Azure SQL Database
14 37 (30.08%) Web Services
15 36 (29.27%) MVC
15 36 (29.27%) Unit Testing
15 36 (29.27%) Problem-Solving
16 35 (28.46%) Entity Framework
17 29 (23.58%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (23.58%) HTML
18 28 (22.76%) SQL
19 27 (21.95%) TDD
20 26 (21.14%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 10 (8.13%) Confluence
2 6 (4.88%) Apache
2 6 (4.88%) Apache Spark
3 5 (4.07%) CMS
3 5 (4.07%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.07%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.44%) IIS
4 3 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.63%) Adobe XD
1 2 (1.63%) Chatbot
1 2 (1.63%) InVision
1 2 (1.63%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.63%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 18 (14.63%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 106 (86.18%) Azure
2 43 (34.96%) AWS
3 25 (20.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 20 (16.26%) Power Platform
5 19 (15.45%) Office 365
6 14 (11.38%) SaaS
7 11 (8.94%) IaaS
7 11 (8.94%) PaaS
8 9 (7.32%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (4.88%) GitHub
10 5 (4.07%) iPaaS
11 3 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (2.44%) AWS CodeDeploy
11 3 (2.44%) AWS CodePipeline
11 3 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (2.44%) Data Lake Analytics
11 3 (2.44%) Serverless
12 2 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (1.63%) NuGet
12 2 (1.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) Internet
2 2 (1.63%) BGP
2 2 (1.63%) BIG-IP
2 2 (1.63%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (1.63%) NetScaler
2 2 (1.63%) OSPF
2 2 (1.63%) VLAN
3 1 (0.81%) Firewall
3 1 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 38 (30.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 37 (30.08%) Azure SQL Database
4 26 (21.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (16.26%) Power BI
7 17 (13.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (13.82%) SQL Server 2016
8 12 (9.76%) InterSystems Cache
8 12 (9.76%) Redis
9 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.44%) Big Data
10 3 (2.44%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.63%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.63%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.81%) DB2
12 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 61 (49.59%) Git (software)
2 47 (38.21%) Visual Studio
3 40 (32.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (15.45%) TeamCity
5 18 (14.63%) JIRA
5 18 (14.63%) Selenium
6 17 (13.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (4.07%) JMeter
8 4 (3.25%) Postman
8 4 (3.25%) SpecFlow
9 3 (2.44%) Chocolatey
9 3 (2.44%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.44%) Newman
9 3 (2.44%) Subversion
9 3 (2.44%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.63%) Axure RP
10 2 (1.63%) Maven
10 2 (1.63%) MSBuild
10 2 (1.63%) MSTest
10 2 (1.63%) TestNG
General
1 20 (16.26%) Finance
2 16 (13.01%) Retail
3 3 (2.44%) Marketing
3 3 (2.44%) Public Sector
3 3 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.63%) Publishing
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (30.08%) Developer
2 26 (21.14%) Technical Leader
3 21 (17.07%) Analyst
4 15 (12.20%) .NET Developer
4 15 (12.20%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 13 (10.57%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (10.57%) Web Developer
6 12 (9.76%) .NET Web Developer
6 12 (9.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 12 (9.76%) Lead Developer
6 12 (9.76%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (5.69%) Architect
8 6 (4.88%) Consultant
8 6 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Lead DevOps
9 5 (4.07%) CRM Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) Digital Architect
9 5 (4.07%) Digital Transformation Architect
9 5 (4.07%) Senior Architect
9 5 (4.07%) Senior Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (58.54%) .NET
2 40 (32.52%) ASP.NET Web API
2 40 (32.52%) CSS
3 38 (30.89%) .NET Framework
4 37 (30.08%) Web Services
5 35 (28.46%) Entity Framework
6 29 (23.58%) HTML
7 25 (20.33%) ASP.NET
8 24 (19.51%) REST
9 22 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (17.07%) OAuth
10 21 (17.07%) OpenID
10 21 (17.07%) SOAP
10 21 (17.07%) WCF
11 20 (16.26%) JSON
12 17 (13.82%) .NET Core
13 16 (13.01%) jQuery
14 12 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (9.76%) Sass
15 8 (6.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.50%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.07%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.07%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.07%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.44%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.63%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.07%) Windows
2 19 (15.45%) Windows Server
3 17 (13.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (11.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.07%) Linux
6 4 (3.25%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.44%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.63%) Android
8 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (73.17%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (60.16%) DevOps
3 51 (41.46%) Scrum
4 40 (32.52%) Mentoring
5 36 (29.27%) MVC
5 36 (29.27%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (29.27%) Unit Testing
6 29 (23.58%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (21.95%) TDD
8 24 (19.51%) Product Roadmap
8 24 (19.51%) SDLC
8 24 (19.51%) Test Automation
9 22 (17.89%) Architecture Roadmap
10 21 (17.07%) Architectural Design
10 21 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
10 21 (17.07%) Deployment Automation
10 21 (17.07%) Integration Testing
10 21 (17.07%) IT Strategy
10 21 (17.07%) SOLID
10 21 (17.07%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 76 (61.79%) C#
2 50 (40.65%) PowerShell
3 39 (31.71%) JavaScript
4 28 (22.76%) SQL
5 17 (13.82%) T-SQL
5 17 (13.82%) X++
6 6 (4.88%) Java
7 4 (3.25%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.44%) C++
8 3 (2.44%) VB
9 1 (0.81%) Groovy
9 1 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (19.51%) Degree
2 20 (16.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.44%) Master's Degree
3 3 (2.44%) MCSE
3 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.81%) ISEB
5 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) QA
2 5 (4.07%) SLA
3 2 (1.63%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (21.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (11.38%) DFS Replication
3 8 (6.50%) Docker
4 5 (4.07%) LXC
5 3 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (11.38%) SCCM
2 4 (3.25%) Puppet
3 3 (2.44%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.63%) Ansible
4 2 (1.63%) HP ALM
4 2 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.63%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 74 (60.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.07%) Brightcove
2 5 (4.07%) Optimizely
2 5 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (3.25%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.25%) HP
4 3 (2.44%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.44%) Telerik
4 3 (2.44%) VMware
5 2 (1.63%) Adobe
5 2 (1.63%) Cisco
5 2 (1.63%) Citrix
5 2 (1.63%) F5
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle
5 2 (1.63%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.63%) Symantec
5 2 (1.63%) Veeam
5 2 (1.63%) Xamarin