Period
to 23 April 2018

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 6 months to 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1154 1114 1225
Rank change year-on-year -40 +111 +42
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 39 65 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.038% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 39 62 47
UK median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £46,250 £37,000
90th Percentile £49,500 £75,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -27.27% +46.67% -16.67%

Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 36,674 33,592 36,219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.69% 19.61% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 29,993 28,394 31,077
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,750 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Visual Studio Tools for Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio Tools for Office in the UK

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top 7 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 6 months to 23 April 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 -59 39 £45,000 -25.00% 2
London -9 35 £45,000 -30.77% 1
UK excluding London -57 4 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Midlands -9 3 £40,000 -38.46% 1
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 - 1
North of England -22 1 £35,000 -36.65%
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office.

1 39 (100.00%) C#
1 39 (100.00%) SQL
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 38 (97.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 36 (92.31%) VBA
3 36 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 35 (89.74%) Finance
4 35 (89.74%) WinForms
5 33 (84.62%) Banking
5 33 (84.62%) Crystal Reports
6 31 (79.49%) WPF
7 30 (76.92%) OO
8 19 (48.72%) Back Office
9 14 (35.90%) Fintech
10 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
13 4 (10.26%) Law
14 3 (7.69%) Service Management
14 3 (7.69%) VB6
14 3 (7.69%) Classic ASP
14 3 (7.69%) UML
14 3 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
14 3 (7.69%) OOD
14 3 (7.69%) SAP
14 3 (7.69%) CSS
14 3 (7.69%) VB
14 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
14 3 (7.69%) HTML

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 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Elite 3E
1 2 (5.13%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (97.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 33 (84.62%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (92.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) MSTest
3 1 (2.56%) NUnit
3 1 (2.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 35 (89.74%) Finance
2 33 (84.62%) Banking
3 19 (48.72%) Back Office
4 4 (10.26%) Law
5 2 (5.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 34 (87.18%) C# Developer
3 32 (82.05%) WinForms Developer
4 31 (79.49%) C# WPF Developer
4 31 (79.49%) Junior
4 31 (79.49%) Junior C# Developer
4 31 (79.49%) Junior Developer
4 31 (79.49%) Junior WPF Developer
4 31 (79.49%) WPF Developer
5 11 (28.21%) C# Software Developer
5 11 (28.21%) Mid-Level C# Developer
5 11 (28.21%) Software Developer
6 9 (23.08%) Junior Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (5.13%) .NET Development Team Leader
8 2 (5.13%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (5.13%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
1 39 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 35 (89.74%) WinForms
3 31 (79.49%) WPF
4 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.69%) Classic ASP
4 3 (7.69%) CSS
4 3 (7.69%) CSS3
4 3 (7.69%) Entity Framework
4 3 (7.69%) HTML
4 3 (7.69%) HTML5
4 3 (7.69%) jQuery
4 3 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (5.13%) ADO
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (5.13%) Dapper ORM
5 2 (5.13%) XML
5 2 (5.13%) XSLT
6 1 (2.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Fintech
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) OO
2 3 (7.69%) Metadata Management
2 3 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (7.69%) OOD
2 3 (7.69%) Service Management
2 3 (7.69%) UML
3 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (5.13%) B2B
3 2 (5.13%) Case Management
3 2 (5.13%) Document Management
3 2 (5.13%) MVC
3 2 (5.13%) TDD
3 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
3 2 (5.13%) Web Development
4 1 (2.56%) API Development
4 1 (2.56%) API Integration
4 1 (2.56%) Change Management
4 1 (2.56%) Front End Development
4 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C#
1 39 (100.00%) SQL
2 36 (92.31%) VBA
3 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.69%) VB
3 3 (7.69%) VB6
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) MCAD
2 1 (2.56%) MCSD
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) SAP
3 2 (5.13%) iManage
3 2 (5.13%) LexisNexis