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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 - 458
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 11 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.073% - 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% - 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Median salary £47,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -23.33% -4.54%  

Visual Studio Team System is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2882 3392 3643
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.22% 17.42% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2526 3088 3089
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Visual Studio Team System
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Visual Studio Team System as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 5 £47,500 -
Hampshire - 4 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £47,500 -
Surrey - 1 £27,500 -
Visual Studio Team System
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 25 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 18 (60.00%) SQL
3 18 (60.00%) Integration Testing
4 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (46.67%) .NET
7 12 (40.00%) Visual Studio
8 11 (36.67%) SOAP
8 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
9 10 (33.33%) C#
10 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
11 7 (23.33%) WSDL
11 7 (23.33%) ISEB
12 5 (16.67%) JMeter
12 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
12 5 (16.67%) Selenium
12 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (16.67%) Automation Testing
12 5 (16.67%) Virtual Team
12 5 (16.67%) SpecFlow
12 5 (16.67%) Performance Testing
13 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
13 4 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (13.33%) Redis
13 4 (13.33%) Social Media
13 4 (13.33%) REST
13 4 (13.33%) Front End Development

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 15 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (13.33%) CMS
2 4 (13.33%) EPiServer
2 4 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (16.67%) JMeter
3 5 (16.67%) Selenium
3 5 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (13.33%) Subversion
4 4 (13.33%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Analyst
1 17 (56.67%) Test Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) SQL Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Tester
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Digital Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Cloud Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) .NET
2 11 (36.67%) SOAP
3 7 (23.33%) WSDL
4 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (13.33%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) JSON
4 4 (13.33%) Middleware
4 4 (13.33%) REST
4 4 (13.33%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) WinForms
5 1 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (13.33%) Social Media
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 11 (36.67%) Test Strategy
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
5 4 (13.33%) Content Management
5 4 (13.33%) CRM
5 4 (13.33%) Data Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
5 4 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (13.33%) Front End Development
5 4 (13.33%) Marketing Automation
5 4 (13.33%) MVC
6 3 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Brocade
2 4 (13.33%) CA