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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1072 742 590
Rank change year-on-year -330 -152 -126
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 155 271 205
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.091% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 1.13% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 79 223 179
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £74,375 £72,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £88,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £48,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.81% -8.10% +5.00%

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 38,819 23,916 13,023
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.73% 20.98% 20.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15,549 15,377 10,572
10th Percentile £38,000 £36,250 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +6.67%

Visual Studio Team System
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Visual Studio Team System as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio Team System in the UK

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Visual Studio Team System.

Salary trend for Visual Studio Team System in the UK

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visual Studio Team System over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio Team System in the UK

Visual Studio Team System
Top 10 Job Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -309 126 £60,000 +7.14% 21
Work from Home -179 113 £47,000 -14.55% 15
London -200 80 £75,000 -6.25% 7
UK excluding London -224 45 £52,500 +8.81% 18
South East -107 20 £65,000 +18.18% 5
South West -24 16 £42,500 +6.25% 5
North of England -75 8 £42,074 +5.19% 1
Yorkshire -23 6 £42,074 -11.42%
North West -65 2 £40,000 +6.67% 1
East of England -69 1 £80,000 +60.00% 1

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, 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 with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 141 (90.97%) Azure
2 125 (80.65%) Agile
3 107 (69.03%) C#
4 105 (67.74%) DevOps
5 100 (64.52%) .NET
6 97 (62.58%) Microsoft
7 90 (58.06%) Azure DevOps
8 72 (46.45%) Git (software)
9 69 (44.52%) Test Automation
10 65 (41.94%) Scrum
11 60 (38.71%) JavaScript
12 52 (33.55%) Games
12 52 (33.55%) Social Skills
13 47 (30.32%) Mentoring
14 46 (29.68%) React
14 46 (29.68%) Esports
14 46 (29.68%) Sports Betting
14 46 (29.68%) Online Games
15 45 (29.03%) QA
15 45 (29.03%) Java
15 45 (29.03%) SQL
15 45 (29.03%) SQL Server
15 45 (29.03%) CRM
15 45 (29.03%) CI/CD
16 43 (27.74%) Kanban
17 41 (26.45%) Team Foundation Server
17 41 (26.45%) BDD
18 40 (25.81%) HTML
19 39 (25.16%) ASP.NET
19 39 (25.16%) Selenium

Visual Studio Team System
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 22 (14.19%) Umbraco
2 9 (5.81%) CMS
3 6 (3.87%) NServiceBus
4 5 (3.23%) WordPress
5 4 (2.58%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.65%) Confluence
6 1 (0.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (5.81%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.65%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.65%) InVision
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (5.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.94%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.29%) Endur
4 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 141 (90.97%) Azure
2 90 (58.06%) Azure DevOps
3 22 (14.19%) Azure Service Bus
4 18 (11.61%) Azure Monitor
4 18 (11.61%) Dynamics 365
5 15 (9.68%) Power Platform
6 13 (8.39%) AWS
7 10 (6.45%) NuGet
8 9 (5.81%) PaaS
9 8 (5.16%) IaaS
10 6 (3.87%) BrowserStack
10 6 (3.87%) SaaS
11 3 (1.94%) Pulumi
12 2 (1.29%) Amazon S3
12 2 (1.29%) Azure Pipelines
12 2 (1.29%) GCP
12 2 (1.29%) Microsoft 365
12 2 (1.29%) Power Automate
12 2 (1.29%) Snowflake
13 1 (0.65%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.29%) HTTP
2 1 (0.65%) Firewall
2 1 (0.65%) Skype
2 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.87%) Power BI
4 5 (3.23%) Tableau
5 4 (2.58%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.94%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.94%) SSDT
7 2 (1.29%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.29%) Big Data
7 2 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.29%) Metadata
8 1 (0.65%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.65%) MySQL
8 1 (0.65%) QlikView
8 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.65%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 72 (46.45%) Git (software)
2 41 (26.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (25.16%) Selenium
4 36 (23.23%) Visual Studio
5 35 (22.58%) NUnit
6 27 (17.42%) Postman
7 23 (14.84%) JIRA
8 21 (13.55%) WebDriver
9 19 (12.26%) MSTest
10 18 (11.61%) Bitbucket
10 18 (11.61%) Moq
10 18 (11.61%) SpecFlow
10 18 (11.61%) webpack
11 14 (9.03%) TeamCity
12 12 (7.74%) Jenkins
13 11 (7.10%) Cucumber
14 10 (6.45%) MSBuild
15 9 (5.81%) JMeter
15 9 (5.81%) SoapUI
15 9 (5.81%) Subversion
General
1 52 (33.55%) Games
1 52 (33.55%) Social Skills
2 46 (29.68%) Esports
3 26 (16.77%) Finance
4 23 (14.84%) Marketing
5 12 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (7.10%) Organisational Skills
7 10 (6.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 10 (6.45%) Legal
8 6 (3.87%) Law
9 5 (3.23%) Retail
10 4 (2.58%) Public Sector
11 2 (1.29%) Influencing Skills
12 1 (0.65%) Electronics
12 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (41.94%) Developer
2 42 (27.10%) Senior Developer
3 36 (23.23%) Software Developer
4 33 (21.29%) Senior Software Developer
5 26 (16.77%) QA Engineer
6 17 (10.97%) Java Engineer
7 15 (9.68%) .NET Developer
8 11 (7.10%) Analyst
8 11 (7.10%) Automation Tester
8 11 (7.10%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (7.10%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (7.10%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 11 (7.10%) Software Tester
8 11 (7.10%) Tester
9 9 (5.81%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.81%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (3.87%) Senior QA Engineer
10 6 (3.87%) Test Engineer
11 5 (3.23%) Release Manager
11 5 (3.23%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (64.52%) .NET
2 46 (29.68%) React
3 40 (25.81%) HTML
4 39 (25.16%) ASP.NET
5 38 (24.52%) .NET Core
5 38 (24.52%) CSS
6 29 (18.71%) Node.js
7 23 (14.84%) ASP.NET Core
8 19 (12.26%) .NET Framework
9 15 (9.68%) Entity Framework
9 15 (9.68%) Web Services
10 14 (9.03%) AngularJS
11 13 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (7.74%) XML
13 11 (7.10%) Enzyme
13 11 (7.10%) Jest
13 11 (7.10%) Next.js
14 10 (6.45%) jQuery
14 10 (6.45%) REST
15 9 (5.81%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 46 (29.68%) Online Games
1 46 (29.68%) Sports Betting
2 19 (12.26%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.58%) IoT
4 4 (2.58%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.58%) User Experience
5 3 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.29%) Life Science
6 2 (1.29%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.65%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.81%) Windows
2 2 (1.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (80.65%) Agile
2 105 (67.74%) DevOps
3 69 (44.52%) Test Automation
4 65 (41.94%) Scrum
5 47 (30.32%) Mentoring
6 45 (29.03%) CI/CD
6 45 (29.03%) CRM
7 43 (27.74%) Kanban
8 41 (26.45%) BDD
9 39 (25.16%) Software Testing
10 35 (22.58%) User Acceptance Testing
11 32 (20.65%) TDD
12 28 (18.06%) Unit Testing
13 27 (17.42%) User Stories
14 25 (16.13%) ATDD
14 25 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (14.84%) API Testing
16 21 (13.55%) Non-Functional Testing
17 20 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
18 19 (12.26%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (69.03%) C#
2 60 (38.71%) JavaScript
3 45 (29.03%) Java
3 45 (29.03%) SQL
4 17 (10.97%) T-SQL
5 10 (6.45%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.87%) Python
7 5 (3.23%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.58%) PHP
9 3 (1.94%) Bash
9 3 (1.94%) XPath
10 2 (1.29%) Perl
11 1 (0.65%) Ada
11 1 (0.65%) C
11 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.65%) X++
Qualifications
1 29 (18.71%) Degree
2 23 (14.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (10.32%) ISTQB
4 13 (8.39%) ISEB
5 4 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.65%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.65%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (29.03%) QA
2 6 (3.87%) PMO
3 5 (3.23%) WCAG
4 4 (2.58%) WAI
5 3 (1.94%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 35 (22.58%) Docker
2 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 39 (25.16%) Kubernetes
2 7 (4.52%) Ansible
3 6 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.87%) Puppet
4 4 (2.58%) Terraform
5 3 (1.94%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 97 (62.58%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.26%) Salesforce.com
3 18 (11.61%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 10 (6.45%) TOWER Software
5 6 (3.87%) Cadence
6 4 (2.58%) BiZZdesign
6 4 (2.58%) HP
6 4 (2.58%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.94%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.94%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.94%) MarketAxess
7 3 (1.94%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.94%) Tradeweb
8 2 (1.29%) BT
8 2 (1.29%) OpenLink
8 2 (1.29%) SAP
8 2 (1.29%) WooCommerce
9 1 (0.65%) Citrix
9 1 (0.65%) IBM
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle