The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Visual Studio Tools for Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio Tools for Office over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 905 960
Rank change year-on-year +79 +55  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 46 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.020% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.11% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 44 13 10
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £61,250 -
% change year-on-year +6.12% -  

Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18451 17538 18538
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.95% 18.07% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15209 15206 15549
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Visual Studio Tools for Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio Tools for Office in the UK

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio Tools for Office in the UK

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio Tools for Office in the UK

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England +79 46 £65,000 +36.84% 3
London +32 25 £64,000 +42.22%
West Midlands +23 13 £65,000 +6.12% 1
Birmingham +18 13 £65,000 +6.12% 1
South East - 7 £55,000 - 2
Berkshire - 6 £55,000 -
Reading - 6 £55,000 -
City of London - 3 £57,500 -
North West - 1 £56,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £27,500 -
Manchester - 1 £56,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Visual Studio Tools for Office.

1 80 (100.00%) C#
1 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (92.50%) Microsoft
3 62 (77.50%) ASP.NET
4 51 (63.75%) SQL
5 47 (58.75%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (57.50%) HTML
7 41 (51.25%) MVC
8 40 (50.00%) JavaScript
9 38 (47.50%) Visual Studio
10 36 (45.00%) Finance
11 35 (43.75%) CRM
12 32 (40.00%) SharePoint
12 32 (40.00%) .NET Framework
13 31 (38.75%) SQL Server
14 30 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
14 30 (37.50%) AngularJS
15 25 (31.25%) SDLC
15 25 (31.25%) VB.NET
15 25 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
15 25 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM
16 24 (30.00%) jQuery
16 24 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 23 (28.75%) Mobile App
18 22 (27.50%) WPF
19 21 (26.25%) CSS
19 21 (26.25%) Scrum
19 21 (26.25%) Mentoring
19 21 (26.25%) ASP.NET MVC
20 20 (25.00%) Migration

Visual Studio Tools for Office
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 32 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.50%) IIS
2 10 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (11.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (8.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Dropbox
3 1 (1.25%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (38.75%) SQL Server
2 24 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (21.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (8.75%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (6.25%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.25%) KDB
8 1 (1.25%) Kdb+
8 1 (1.25%) MS Access
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 38 (47.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.75%) MSTest
2 7 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.50%) JIRA
3 6 (7.50%) NSubstitute
3 6 (7.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (7.50%) TeamCity
4 5 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (5.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 36 (45.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Banking
2 4 (5.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (5.00%) Law
2 4 (5.00%) Legal
3 3 (3.75%) Front Office
4 1 (1.25%) Back Office
4 1 (1.25%) French Language
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (53.75%) Developer
2 32 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 22 (27.50%) .NET Developer
4 19 (23.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (13.75%) CRM Manager
5 11 (13.75%) Senior Developer
6 10 (12.50%) Consultant
6 10 (12.50%) CRM Consultant
6 10 (12.50%) CRM Technical Consultant
6 10 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
6 10 (12.50%) IT Manager
6 10 (12.50%) IT Technical Manager
6 10 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
6 10 (12.50%) Technical Implementation Manager
6 10 (12.50%) Technical Manager
7 9 (11.25%) Development Team Leader
7 9 (11.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (11.25%) SQL Developer
7 9 (11.25%) Team Leader
8 8 (10.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (77.50%) ASP.NET
3 46 (57.50%) HTML
4 32 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 30 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 24 (30.00%) jQuery
7 22 (27.50%) WPF
8 21 (26.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (26.25%) CSS
9 20 (25.00%) XML
10 18 (22.50%) HTML5
11 16 (20.00%) Entity Framework
12 15 (18.75%) CSS3
13 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 10 (12.50%) Dapper ORM
13 10 (12.50%) iOS SDK
13 10 (12.50%) REST
13 10 (12.50%) Silverlight
13 10 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.75%) Mobile App
2 13 (16.25%) Social Media
3 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (13.75%) Computer Science
4 10 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 10 (12.50%) User Experience
5 1 (1.25%) Derivative
5 1 (1.25%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.00%) Windows
2 10 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 10 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 6 (7.50%) Linux
3 6 (7.50%) Unix
4 5 (6.25%) AIX
4 5 (6.25%) Solaris
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (58.75%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (51.25%) MVC
3 35 (43.75%) CRM
4 25 (31.25%) SDLC
5 21 (26.25%) Mentoring
5 21 (26.25%) Scrum
6 20 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 20 (25.00%) Migration
6 20 (25.00%) TDD
7 18 (22.50%) Web Application Development
8 14 (17.50%) Data Modelling
9 13 (16.25%) MVVM
9 13 (16.25%) Software Engineering
10 11 (13.75%) ERP
11 10 (12.50%) B2B
11 10 (12.50%) Data Architecture
11 10 (12.50%) OO
11 10 (12.50%) Project Management
11 10 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) C#
2 51 (63.75%) SQL
3 40 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 25 (31.25%) VB.NET
5 6 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.25%) PHP
6 5 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 5 (6.25%) Python
7 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.25%) VB
7 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) MCSD
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 74 (92.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.25%) DevExpress
2 13 (16.25%) Telerik
3 6 (7.50%) Oracle
4 5 (6.25%) Bloomberg
5 4 (5.00%) iManage
5 4 (5.00%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.25%) Google
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