Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1141 1102 1234
Rank change year-on-year -39 +132 +41
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 35 78 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.045% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.098% 0.23% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35 75 29
UK median annual salary £45,000 £64,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.69% +28.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £47,250 £39,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £75,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,750 £55,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year -24.09% -10.20% +36.11%

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 35,727 34,589 35,886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.79% 20.11% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 29,043 28,803 30,868
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
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
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 18 June 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 -49 35 £45,000 -29.69% 3
London -12 29 £45,000 -30.77%
UK excluding London -32 6 £41,750 -24.09% 3
Midlands -4 3 £40,000 -38.46% 1
East Midlands - 3 £40,000 - 1
East of England -5 2 £43,500 - 1
North of England +3 1 £35,000 -36.65% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 35 (100.00%) C#
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (94.29%) SQL
2 33 (94.29%) .NET Framework
3 32 (91.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (91.43%) VBA
4 31 (88.57%) WPF
5 30 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (82.86%) Finance
6 29 (82.86%) WinForms
6 29 (82.86%) Crystal Reports
6 29 (82.86%) Banking
7 25 (71.43%) OO
8 21 (60.00%) Back Office
9 8 (22.86%) Fintech
10 4 (11.43%) OOD
10 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
10 4 (11.43%) UML
10 4 (11.43%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
11 3 (8.57%) SAP
11 3 (8.57%) Classic ASP
11 3 (8.57%) VB
11 3 (8.57%) Service Management
11 3 (8.57%) VB6
11 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
11 3 (8.57%) Metadata Management
11 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (5.71%) Open Source

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 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (91.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 29 (82.86%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) MSTest
2 1 (2.86%) NUnit
2 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
General
1 29 (82.86%) Banking
1 29 (82.86%) Finance
2 21 (60.00%) Back Office
3 2 (5.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (85.71%) C# Developer
3 29 (82.86%) C# WPF Developer
3 29 (82.86%) Junior
3 29 (82.86%) Junior C# Developer
3 29 (82.86%) Junior Developer
3 29 (82.86%) Junior WPF Developer
3 29 (82.86%) WinForms Developer
3 29 (82.86%) WPF Developer
4 11 (31.43%) Mid-Level C# Developer
5 10 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
5 10 (28.57%) Junior Software Developer
5 10 (28.57%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (94.29%) .NET Framework
3 31 (88.57%) WPF
4 29 (82.86%) WinForms
5 3 (8.57%) Classic ASP
6 2 (5.71%) REST
7 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.86%) CSS
7 1 (2.86%) CSS3
7 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.86%) HTML
7 1 (2.86%) HTML5
7 1 (2.86%) jQuery
7 1 (2.86%) LINQ
7 1 (2.86%) OAuth
7 1 (2.86%) RESTful
7 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.86%) WCF
7 1 (2.86%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Fintech
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) OO
2 4 (11.43%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (11.43%) OOD
2 4 (11.43%) UML
3 3 (8.57%) Metadata Management
3 3 (8.57%) Service Management
4 2 (5.71%) MVVM
4 2 (5.71%) Open Source
4 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (2.86%) API Development
5 1 (2.86%) API Integration
5 1 (2.86%) Change Management
5 1 (2.86%) Front End Development
5 1 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (94.29%) SQL
3 32 (91.43%) VBA
4 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.57%) VB
4 3 (8.57%) VB6
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) SAP