Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 307 405 527
Rank change year-on-year +98 +122 +98
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 211 145 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.79% 0.47% 0.080%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.72% 2.21% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 176 103 21
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £40,500 £33,000 £34,375
90th Percentile £85,000 £74,550 £52,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +27.78% -25.00%

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 5,674 6,570 5,907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.33% 21.51% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4,740 5,701 5,202
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 £31,503 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +77 98 £55,000 +37.50% 14
Surrey +43 49 £60,000 -7.69% 8
Oxfordshire +85 45 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Berkshire +33 41 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Kent +26 19 £42,500 -26.09% 2
Hampshire -20 19 £35,000 -34.88% 2
West Sussex +8 17 £77,500 +72.22%
Buckinghamshire +13 14 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Visual Studio Team System
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 (84.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 139 (65.88%) DevOps
3 116 (54.98%) Microsoft
4 113 (53.55%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (47.87%) .NET
6 99 (46.92%) PowerShell
7 97 (45.97%) SQL
8 93 (44.08%) Git (software)
9 85 (40.28%) C#
10 76 (36.02%) Continuous Integration
11 67 (31.75%) Active Directory
12 66 (31.28%) Windows
13 65 (30.81%) Test Automation
14 63 (29.86%) Visual Studio
15 54 (25.59%) Amazon AWS
15 54 (25.59%) JSON
16 52 (24.64%) PaaS
17 51 (24.17%) IaaS
18 50 (23.70%) Scrum
19 48 (22.75%) JavaScript
19 48 (22.75%) Computer Science
20 46 (21.80%) Infrastructure as Code
21 45 (21.33%) VMware
21 45 (21.33%) Hyper-V
21 45 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
22 44 (20.85%) Public Cloud
23 43 (20.38%) REST
24 42 (19.91%) TDD
25 41 (19.43%) Degree
25 41 (19.43%) TeamCity

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 25 (11.85%) SharePoint
2 20 (9.48%) IIS
2 20 (9.48%) SharePoint 2013
3 18 (8.53%) Apache
4 17 (8.06%) Confluence
5 14 (6.64%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.32%) CMS
7 6 (2.84%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.90%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.95%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.47%) DNN
10 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (6.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.95%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 179 (84.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (25.59%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (24.64%) PaaS
4 51 (24.17%) IaaS
5 32 (15.17%) Azure Active Directory
6 30 (14.22%) Google Cloud Platform
7 28 (13.27%) SaaS
8 23 (10.90%) Power Platform
9 20 (9.48%) BPaaS
10 18 (8.53%) Dynamics 365
10 18 (8.53%) Office 365
11 16 (7.58%) Azure Functions
11 16 (7.58%) Serverless
12 8 (3.79%) PowerApps
13 7 (3.32%) iPaaS
14 3 (1.42%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 3 (1.42%) Data Lake Analytics
15 2 (0.95%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
15 2 (0.95%) GitHub
15 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.48%) Internet
2 4 (1.90%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 39 (18.48%) SQL Server
3 36 (17.06%) Azure SQL Database
4 33 (15.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (10.90%) Power BI
6 20 (9.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (8.06%) Data Lake
8 10 (4.74%) HDInsight
8 10 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.37%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 5 (2.37%) QlikView
10 4 (1.90%) Big Data
11 3 (1.42%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 3 (1.42%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.95%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.95%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.95%) Geospatial Data
12 2 (0.95%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 93 (44.08%) Git (software)
2 63 (29.86%) Visual Studio
3 41 (19.43%) TeamCity
4 37 (17.54%) JIRA
5 31 (14.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (10.90%) Selenium
7 20 (9.48%) SpecFlow
8 17 (8.06%) Cucumber
9 14 (6.64%) Jenkins
9 14 (6.64%) WebDriver
10 12 (5.69%) Mocha
11 11 (5.21%) Fiddler
12 7 (3.32%) Chocolatey
12 7 (3.32%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (1.90%) Moq
14 3 (1.42%) MSTest
14 3 (1.42%) SonarQube
15 2 (0.95%) Eclipse
15 2 (0.95%) GitLab
15 2 (0.95%) ReSharper
General
1 38 (18.01%) Finance
2 9 (4.27%) Marketing
3 5 (2.37%) Advertising
4 4 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.42%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.95%) German Language
6 2 (0.95%) Legal
6 2 (0.95%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (21.80%) Developer
2 39 (18.48%) Architect
3 34 (16.11%) Cloud Architect
4 25 (11.85%) Azure Architect
5 21 (9.95%) .NET Developer
6 20 (9.48%) Analyst
6 20 (9.48%) Cloud Engineer
6 20 (9.48%) Software Engineer
7 16 (7.58%) Senior Developer
8 15 (7.11%) DevOps Engineer
9 14 (6.64%) Azure Developer
9 14 (6.64%) C# Developer
9 14 (6.64%) Software Developer
9 14 (6.64%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (6.16%) Scientific Software Engineer
11 12 (5.69%) Azure Engineer
11 12 (5.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (5.69%) QA Engineer
11 12 (5.69%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (5.21%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (47.87%) .NET
2 54 (25.59%) JSON
3 43 (20.38%) REST
4 38 (18.01%) CSS
5 37 (17.54%) ASP.NET
5 37 (17.54%) HTML
6 32 (15.17%) .NET Framework
7 26 (12.32%) Web Services
8 25 (11.85%) .NET Core
9 20 (9.48%) AngularJS
9 20 (9.48%) Entity Framework
9 20 (9.48%) jQuery
9 20 (9.48%) X-Windows
10 19 (9.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (7.58%) WCF
12 13 (6.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (5.21%) RESTful
13 11 (5.21%) SOAP
14 10 (4.74%) OAuth
14 10 (4.74%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 44 (20.85%) Public Cloud
2 35 (16.59%) Data Centre
3 34 (16.11%) Hybrid Cloud
4 27 (12.80%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (9.48%) Linux Command Line
6 19 (9.00%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (7.11%) Blog
8 13 (6.16%) Algorithms
9 12 (5.69%) Data Structures
10 11 (5.21%) Cloud Native
10 11 (5.21%) Mobile App
11 10 (4.74%) Management Information System
12 8 (3.79%) Client/Server
13 6 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (2.84%) User Experience
14 4 (1.90%) Life Science
15 3 (1.42%) Analytical Skills
16 1 (0.47%) Derivative
16 1 (0.47%) Robotics
16 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 66 (31.28%) Windows
2 26 (12.32%) Windows Server
3 23 (10.90%) Linux
4 21 (9.95%) Windows 8
4 21 (9.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (9.48%) Windows 10
5 20 (9.48%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.37%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.90%) Android
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.47%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (65.88%) DevOps
2 113 (53.55%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (36.02%) Continuous Integration
4 65 (30.81%) Test Automation
5 50 (23.70%) Scrum
6 48 (22.75%) Computer Science
7 46 (21.80%) Infrastructure as Code
8 42 (19.91%) TDD
9 40 (18.96%) Unit Testing
10 35 (16.59%) SDLC
11 34 (16.11%) Continuous Delivery
12 33 (15.64%) Analytics
13 29 (13.74%) Cloud Operations
14 28 (13.27%) Business Intelligence
14 28 (13.27%) High Availability
14 28 (13.27%) Problem-Solving
14 28 (13.27%) Software Engineering
15 27 (12.80%) BDD
15 27 (12.80%) Continuous Deployment
15 27 (12.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 99 (46.92%) PowerShell
2 97 (45.97%) SQL
3 85 (40.28%) C#
4 48 (22.75%) JavaScript
5 30 (14.22%) Java
6 16 (7.58%) Python
7 14 (6.64%) C++
7 14 (6.64%) Go
8 11 (5.21%) TypeScript
9 8 (3.79%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.84%) ES6
11 5 (2.37%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 41 (19.43%) Degree
2 22 (10.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (5.21%) ISTQB
4 9 (4.27%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.69%) QA
1 31 (14.69%) SLA
2 7 (3.32%) GDPR
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (31.75%) Active Directory
2 45 (21.33%) Hyper-V
2 45 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (11.85%) Docker
3 25 (11.85%) XenApp
4 21 (9.95%) LXC
5 17 (8.06%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.47%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 25 (11.85%) vCenter Server
2 23 (10.90%) Kubernetes
3 5 (2.37%) SCCM
4 3 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.95%) Puppet
6 1 (0.47%) Ansible
6 1 (0.47%) Nessus
6 1 (0.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 116 (54.98%) Microsoft
2 45 (21.33%) VMware
3 31 (14.69%) Google
4 29 (13.74%) Citrix
5 12 (5.69%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 10 (4.74%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.84%) Fujitsu
7 6 (2.84%) Kofax
7 6 (2.84%) Micro Focus
8 5 (2.37%) Brightcove
8 5 (2.37%) Optimizely
8 5 (2.37%) SAP
8 5 (2.37%) Tableau
8 5 (2.37%) Telerik
8 5 (2.37%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.90%) Cisco
9 4 (1.90%) Oracle
10 2 (0.95%) Databricks
10 2 (0.95%) HP
10 2 (0.95%) JD Edwards