Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Code (VS Code)
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1093 1184 1216
Rank change year-on-year +91 +32 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Code 59 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.009% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.042% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 53 9 6
UK median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +35.29% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £46,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £79,250 £43,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41% -

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 32,778 35,669 35,048
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.04% 20.47% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 26,511 28,938 30,246
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio Code in the UK

Visual Studio Code
Top 11 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 21 October 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 +72 53 £45,000 -21.74% 8
UK excluding London +68 43 £45,000 -18.18% 6
South East - 18 £50,000 -
London +40 16 £45,000 -37.93% 2
Midlands - 16 £45,000 - 6
West Midlands - 14 £45,000 - 5
Scotland +12 6 £30,000 -
East of England +23 2 £60,000 +9.09%
East Midlands - 2 - - 1
North West - 1 £45,000 -
North of England - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 55 (93.22%) CSS
2 51 (86.44%) JavaScript
3 50 (84.75%) .NET
4 43 (72.88%) Visual Studio
5 42 (71.19%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (71.19%) npm
6 40 (67.80%) C#
6 40 (67.80%) HTML
7 38 (64.41%) CSS3
8 35 (59.32%) Node.js
9 32 (54.24%) Sass
9 32 (54.24%) SQL
10 31 (52.54%) Git (software)
10 31 (52.54%) HTML5
10 31 (52.54%) AngularJS
11 25 (42.37%) TDD
11 25 (42.37%) jQuery
12 24 (40.68%) webpack
12 24 (40.68%) Front End Development
12 24 (40.68%) Redux
13 20 (33.90%) NuGet
14 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET
15 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
15 17 (28.81%) Confluence
15 17 (28.81%) .NET Framework
16 16 (27.12%) LESS
16 16 (27.12%) TypeScript
16 16 (27.12%) ES6
16 16 (27.12%) Jest
17 15 (25.42%) Entity Framework

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 17 (28.81%) Confluence
2 9 (15.25%) CMS
3 4 (6.78%) Apache
3 4 (6.78%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.78%) nginx
3 4 (6.78%) WordPress
4 3 (5.08%) IIS
4 3 (5.08%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (3.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 42 (71.19%) npm
2 20 (33.90%) NuGet
3 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (11.86%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (10.17%) OpenShift
7 4 (6.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (6.78%) AWS OpsWorks
7 4 (6.78%) IaaS
7 4 (6.78%) PaaS
7 4 (6.78%) SaaS
8 2 (3.39%) GitHub
8 2 (3.39%) Google Analytics
8 2 (3.39%) Office 365
9 1 (1.69%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.81%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.34%) MySQL
3 8 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
4 7 (11.86%) SQLite
5 6 (10.17%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.78%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (3.39%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.69%) MySQL Workbench
8 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 43 (72.88%) Visual Studio
2 31 (52.54%) Git (software)
3 24 (40.68%) webpack
4 15 (25.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (18.64%) Subversion
6 10 (16.95%) JIRA
6 10 (16.95%) NUnit
7 8 (13.56%) Jasmine
7 8 (13.56%) SpecFlow
8 7 (11.86%) Jenkins
8 7 (11.86%) Selenium
9 6 (10.17%) Sublime Text
9 6 (10.17%) WebStorm
10 5 (8.47%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (6.78%) CircleCI
11 4 (6.78%) Codeship
11 4 (6.78%) RSpec
11 4 (6.78%) TeamCity
11 4 (6.78%) WebDriver
12 3 (5.08%) gulp
General
1 6 (10.17%) Retail
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (40.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 15 (25.42%) .NET Developer
4 14 (23.73%) Full Stack Developer
5 11 (18.64%) Lead Developer
6 10 (16.95%) Software Developer
7 9 (15.25%) Junior
7 9 (15.25%) Junior Developer
7 9 (15.25%) Web Developer
8 8 (13.56%) Angular Developer
8 8 (13.56%) Senior Developer
9 6 (10.17%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (10.17%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (10.17%) Junior Web Developer
9 6 (10.17%) Lead Web Developer
10 5 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (8.47%) C# Developer
10 5 (8.47%) HTML Developer
10 5 (8.47%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (8.47%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (93.22%) CSS
2 50 (84.75%) .NET
3 40 (67.80%) HTML
4 38 (64.41%) CSS3
5 35 (59.32%) Node.js
6 32 (54.24%) Sass
7 31 (52.54%) AngularJS
7 31 (52.54%) HTML5
8 25 (42.37%) jQuery
9 24 (40.68%) Redux
10 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET
11 17 (28.81%) .NET Framework
12 16 (27.12%) Jest
12 16 (27.12%) LESS
13 15 (25.42%) Entity Framework
14 14 (23.73%) LINQ
15 13 (22.03%) .NET Core
15 13 (22.03%) Angular 2
15 13 (22.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (16.95%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
2 10 (16.95%) CCTV
3 7 (11.86%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (11.86%) Internet of Things
4 6 (10.17%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.08%) Graphic Design
5 3 (5.08%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (5.08%) SCADA
5 3 (5.08%) User Experience
6 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Windows
2 11 (18.64%) Windows 10
3 4 (6.78%) Linux
4 3 (5.08%) Android
4 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (71.19%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (42.37%) TDD
3 24 (40.68%) Front End Development
4 15 (25.42%) MVC
4 15 (25.42%) Web Development
5 9 (15.25%) OO
6 8 (13.56%) BDD
7 6 (10.17%) Content Management
7 6 (10.17%) Data Privacy
7 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.17%) Microservices
7 6 (10.17%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (10.17%) OOP
7 6 (10.17%) Web Operations
8 5 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.47%) CRM
8 5 (8.47%) Investment Management
9 3 (5.08%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (5.08%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 51 (86.44%) JavaScript
2 40 (67.80%) C#
3 32 (54.24%) SQL
4 16 (27.12%) ES6
4 16 (27.12%) TypeScript
5 7 (11.86%) Java
5 7 (11.86%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.78%) PHP
6 4 (6.78%) Ruby
7 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.08%) VBScript
8 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Atlassian
2 7 (11.86%) BT
3 4 (6.78%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.39%) Adobe
5 2 (3.39%) Google
5 2 (3.39%) Nintex
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle
5 2 (3.39%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 2 (3.39%) Splunk
6 1 (1.69%) Xamarin