Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Code (VS Code)
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1173 1204 1293
Rank change year-on-year +31 +89 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Code 29 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.003% 0.000%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.081% 0.017% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 0
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 35,947 36,210 36,738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.59% 20.39% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29,153 29,903 31,683
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Visual Studio Code
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Visual Studio Code as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio Code in the UK

Visual Studio Code
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio Code in the UK

Visual Studio Code
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio Code over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio Code in the UK

Visual Studio Code
Top 8 Job Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. 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
England +31 29 £50,000 -9.09% 3
UK excluding London +14 25 £50,000 -9.09% 2
South East - 20 £50,000 -
London - 4 £27,500 - 1
Midlands - 4 £42,500 - 2
East Midlands - 2 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 - 1
East of England +11 1 £57,500 +4.55%

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 with a requirement for Visual Studio Code.

1 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
2 27 (93.10%) CSS
3 26 (89.66%) .NET
4 24 (82.76%) Node.js
5 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (68.97%) CSS3
6 20 (68.97%) Sass
6 20 (68.97%) jQuery
6 20 (68.97%) npm
7 19 (65.52%) Redux
7 19 (65.52%) ES6
7 19 (65.52%) webpack
8 18 (62.07%) Front End Development
8 18 (62.07%) Jest
8 18 (62.07%) LESS
9 12 (41.38%) SQL
10 11 (37.93%) C#
10 11 (37.93%) HTML
11 10 (34.48%) Visual Studio
12 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
12 9 (31.03%) TypeScript
13 7 (24.14%) HTML5
13 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
14 6 (20.69%) Web Development
14 6 (20.69%) Finance
14 6 (20.69%) MySQL
14 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
14 6 (20.69%) .NET Core
14 6 (20.69%) React
15 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap

Visual Studio Code
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (13.79%) CMS
1 4 (13.79%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) nginx
2 3 (10.34%) WordPress
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 20 (68.97%) npm
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.79%) PaaS
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (10.34%) AWS OpsWorks
4 3 (10.34%) IaaS
4 3 (10.34%) SaaS
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (6.90%) Office 365
5 2 (6.90%) Yarn
6 1 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (3.45%) NuGet
6 1 (3.45%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL Workbench
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (65.52%) webpack
2 10 (34.48%) Visual Studio
3 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
4 4 (13.79%) Jasmine
4 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (10.34%) CircleCI
5 3 (10.34%) Codeship
5 3 (10.34%) RSpec
5 3 (10.34%) Sublime Text
5 3 (10.34%) WebDriver
6 2 (6.90%) NUnit
6 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.45%) gulp
7 1 (3.45%) JIRA
7 1 (3.45%) JMeter
7 1 (3.45%) Moq
7 1 (3.45%) MSTest
7 1 (3.45%) Selenium
7 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 18 (62.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (17.24%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Graduate
4 3 (10.34%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Developer in Test
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Python Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) CSS
2 26 (89.66%) .NET
3 24 (82.76%) Node.js
4 20 (68.97%) CSS3
4 20 (68.97%) jQuery
4 20 (68.97%) Sass
5 19 (65.52%) Redux
6 18 (62.07%) Jest
6 18 (62.07%) LESS
7 11 (37.93%) HTML
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
9 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
9 7 (24.14%) HTML5
10 6 (20.69%) .NET Core
10 6 (20.69%) React
11 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Core
11 5 (17.24%) Express
11 5 (17.24%) JSON
11 5 (17.24%) SVG
11 5 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
1 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.34%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Animation
4 1 (3.45%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Android
1 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (62.07%) Front End Development
3 6 (20.69%) Web Development
4 5 (17.24%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (17.24%) TDD
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.79%) OO
6 3 (10.34%) Content Management
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (10.34%) MVC
6 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.45%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (3.45%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Scrum
7 1 (3.45%) SDET
7 1 (3.45%) SDLC
7 1 (3.45%) SEO
7 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
2 19 (65.52%) ES6
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 11 (37.93%) C#
5 9 (31.03%) TypeScript
6 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
6 3 (10.34%) PHP
6 3 (10.34%) Ruby
7 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.90%) Python
8 1 (3.45%) Java
8 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) Kibana
2 1 (3.45%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.45%) Bloomberg
2 1 (3.45%) Nintex