Period
to 24 August 2017

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 24 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
UK
6 months to
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1105 1203 1261
Rank change year-on-year +98 +58 +13
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 70 42 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.021% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.12% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 68 31 26
UK median annual salary £63,250 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +15.00% -6.98%
10th Percentile £45,375 £42,500 £31,875
90th Percentile £75,000 £97,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £61,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +63.33% +25.00%

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 36445 35886 36841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.74% 18.27% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29726 31112 30956
UK median annual salary £49,625 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.47% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £69,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 24 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio Tools for Office in the UK

Visual Studio Tools for Office
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 Tools for Office within the UK over the 6 months to 24 August 2017. 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 +94 70 £63,250 +10.00% 2
London +37 41 £64,000 +11.30% 1
UK excluding London +64 29 £62,500 +2.04% 1
Midlands +53 15 £65,000 +6.12%
West Midlands +47 15 £65,000 +6.12%
South East - 12 £55,000 - 1
North West - 2 £55,250 -
North of England - 2 £55,250 -

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 70 (100.00%) C#
1 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (82.86%) Microsoft
3 51 (72.86%) ASP.NET
3 51 (72.86%) SQL
4 48 (68.57%) Visual Studio
5 47 (67.14%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (62.86%) HTML
7 37 (52.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 36 (51.43%) .NET Framework
9 32 (45.71%) MVC
9 32 (45.71%) Microsoft Office
10 31 (44.29%) Finance
11 30 (42.86%) JavaScript
12 29 (41.43%) SQL Server
12 29 (41.43%) WPF
12 29 (41.43%) AngularJS
13 28 (40.00%) CSS
14 25 (35.71%) SDLC
15 24 (34.29%) jQuery
16 22 (31.43%) TDD
16 22 (31.43%) Microsoft Excel
17 20 (28.57%) SharePoint
17 20 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
18 19 (27.14%) Entity Framework
18 19 (27.14%) REST
18 19 (27.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 18 (25.71%) HTML5
20 17 (24.29%) Business Intelligence
20 17 (24.29%) CRM

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 20 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (45.71%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (31.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (12.86%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.71%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.57%) Dropbox
3 5 (7.14%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (52.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (41.43%) SQL Server
3 19 (27.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.43%) KDB
8 1 (1.43%) Kdb+
8 1 (1.43%) MS Access
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 48 (68.57%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.86%) JIRA
2 9 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.00%) MSTest
4 6 (8.57%) NSubstitute
4 6 (8.57%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (5.71%) Eclipse
5 4 (5.71%) MSI
6 3 (4.29%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.43%) Subversion
General
1 31 (44.29%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Law
2 4 (5.71%) Legal
3 3 (4.29%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Front Office
3 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.43%) Back Office
4 1 (1.43%) French Language
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (62.86%) Developer
2 32 (45.71%) C# Developer
3 27 (38.57%) .NET Developer
4 23 (32.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (17.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (15.71%) CRM Manager
6 11 (15.71%) SQL Developer
7 10 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
7 10 (14.29%) IT Manager
7 10 (14.29%) IT Technical Manager
7 10 (14.29%) Senior Developer
7 10 (14.29%) Technical Implementation Manager
7 10 (14.29%) Technical Manager
8 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (12.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (12.86%) Development Team Leader
8 9 (12.86%) Team Leader
9 8 (11.43%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (8.57%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 51 (72.86%) ASP.NET
3 44 (62.86%) HTML
4 36 (51.43%) .NET Framework
5 29 (41.43%) AngularJS
5 29 (41.43%) WPF
6 28 (40.00%) CSS
7 24 (34.29%) jQuery
8 20 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (27.14%) Entity Framework
9 19 (27.14%) REST
10 18 (25.71%) HTML5
11 15 (21.43%) CSS3
12 14 (20.00%) XML
13 12 (17.14%) ADO
13 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 12 (17.14%) Dapper ORM
13 12 (17.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (17.14%) WinForms
13 12 (17.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) User Experience
2 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 10 (14.29%) Social Media
4 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.43%) Derivative
7 1 (1.43%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) Linux
2 4 (5.71%) Unix
3 3 (4.29%) AIX
3 3 (4.29%) Solaris
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (67.14%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (45.71%) MVC
3 25 (35.71%) SDLC
4 22 (31.43%) TDD
5 17 (24.29%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (24.29%) CRM
6 13 (18.57%) Mentoring
6 13 (18.57%) Web Application Development
7 12 (17.14%) B2B
7 12 (17.14%) DevOps
7 12 (17.14%) Waterfall
8 11 (15.71%) Scrum
8 11 (15.71%) Software Engineering
8 11 (15.71%) Web Development
9 10 (14.29%) MVVM
10 8 (11.43%) ETL
11 7 (10.00%) BDD
12 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
12 6 (8.57%) Multithreading
12 6 (8.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) C#
2 51 (72.86%) SQL
3 30 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 16 (22.86%) VB.NET
5 13 (18.57%) T-SQL
6 9 (12.86%) PHP
6 9 (12.86%) Python
7 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.43%) VB
8 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) MCSD
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 58 (82.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) DevExpress
2 10 (14.29%) Telerik
3 5 (7.14%) Google
4 4 (5.71%) iManage
4 4 (5.71%) LexisNexis
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle
5 3 (4.29%) Bloomberg