Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Visualforce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visualforce over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salesforce.com Visualforce
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 763 688 809
Rank change year-on-year -75 +121 +95
Permanent jobs citing Visualforce 365 546 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.78% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 297 435 334
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,500 £33,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% -4.76%

Visualforce is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 60,105 70,230 68,603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.58% 40.49% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 49,208 59,004 59,288
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Visualforce
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Visualforce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Visualforce in the UK

Visualforce
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visualforce.

Salary trend for Visualforce in the UK

Visualforce
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visualforce over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Visualforce in the UK

Visualforce
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visualforce within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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 -55 358 £60,000 -0.41% 91
London +8 240 £60,000 -7.69% 50
UK excluding London -75 117 £50,000 -16.67% 45
South East +1 62 £50,000 -16.67% 16
North of England +48 34 £50,000 -6.98% 14
North West +39 24 £45,000 -30.77% 14
Midlands -7 11 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Yorkshire +20 10 £50,000 +11.11%
West Midlands +1 8 £70,000 +3.70% 1
East of England +20 4 £32,500 -40.91% 2
South West +20 3 £47,500 -17.39% 5
East Midlands +13 3 £55,000 +46.67% 4
Scotland -10 2 £60,000 - 4
Wales +8 1 £65,000 +44.44%

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing Visualforce 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 Visualforce.

1 365 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 353 (96.71%) Apex Code
3 110 (30.14%) Marketing
4 93 (25.48%) JavaScript
5 84 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (22.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 76 (20.82%) Finance
7 76 (20.82%) SOAP
8 74 (20.27%) CRM
9 73 (20.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 59 (16.16%) Java
11 56 (15.34%) REST
11 56 (15.34%) SOQL
12 49 (13.42%) Pardot
13 48 (13.15%) Web Services
14 47 (12.88%) Force.com
15 44 (12.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
16 40 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
17 39 (10.68%) Migration
18 35 (9.59%) SQL
19 31 (8.49%) SOSL
20 29 (7.95%) Mentoring
21 28 (7.67%) Degree
22 27 (7.40%) .NET
22 27 (7.40%) RESTful
23 25 (6.85%) OOP
23 25 (6.85%) Validation
24 24 (6.58%) MySQL
24 24 (6.58%) Dashboard Development
25 23 (6.30%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)

Visualforce
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 8 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.27%) CMS
2 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (3.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (3.29%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 44 (12.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (22.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 73 (20.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 47 (12.88%) Force.com
4 11 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (2.19%) GitHub
6 6 (1.64%) Heroku
7 5 (1.37%) FinancialForce
8 4 (1.10%) G Suite
8 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (1.10%) SaaS
9 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.55%) Skype
2 1 (0.27%) Extranet
2 1 (0.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.58%) MySQL
2 11 (3.01%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.47%) SQL Server
4 8 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.92%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.92%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.37%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.10%) DB2
8 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (5.48%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.93%) Eclipse
3 12 (3.29%) Oracle APEX
4 10 (2.74%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.92%) Ant
6 6 (1.64%) JIRA
7 5 (1.37%) Subversion
8 3 (0.82%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.27%) git-flow
9 1 (0.27%) GitLab
General
1 110 (30.14%) Marketing
2 76 (20.82%) Finance
3 5 (1.37%) Banking
3 5 (1.37%) Billing
4 4 (1.10%) Investment Banking
5 3 (0.82%) Advertising
5 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.82%) Publishing
6 2 (0.55%) Dutch Language
6 2 (0.55%) Retail
7 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.27%) Automotive
7 1 (0.27%) Games
7 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 211 (57.81%) Developer
2 203 (55.62%) Salesforce Developer
3 59 (16.16%) Administrator
4 58 (15.89%) Salesforce Administrator
5 35 (9.59%) Architect
5 35 (9.59%) Salesforce Architect
6 28 (7.67%) Consultant
7 27 (7.40%) Salesforce Consultant
8 25 (6.85%) Salesforce Technical Architect
8 25 (6.85%) Technical Architect
9 17 (4.66%) Senior Developer
9 17 (4.66%) Senior Salesforce Developer
9 17 (4.66%) Technical Consultant
10 16 (4.38%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
11 15 (4.11%) Junior
12 12 (3.29%) Junior Developer
13 9 (2.47%) Lead Developer
13 9 (2.47%) Technical Developer
14 8 (2.19%) Junior Salesforce Developer
14 8 (2.19%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (20.82%) SOAP
2 56 (15.34%) REST
3 48 (13.15%) Web Services
4 27 (7.40%) .NET
4 27 (7.40%) RESTful
5 18 (4.93%) HTML
6 15 (4.11%) jQuery
7 14 (3.84%) CSS
8 10 (2.74%) JSON
9 9 (2.47%) Middleware
9 9 (2.47%) XML
10 7 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (1.64%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.37%) D3.js
12 5 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (1.10%) Electron Framework
13 4 (1.10%) Node.js
14 2 (0.55%) COM
14 2 (0.55%) WSDL
14 2 (0.55%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.84%) Fintech
3 11 (3.01%) Life Science
3 11 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (1.92%) PKI
5 7 (1.92%) User Experience
6 6 (1.64%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.10%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.55%) PMI
9 1 (0.27%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (20.27%) CRM
3 40 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
4 39 (10.68%) Migration
5 29 (7.95%) Mentoring
6 25 (6.85%) OOP
6 25 (6.85%) Validation
7 24 (6.58%) Dashboard Development
8 23 (6.30%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
8 23 (6.30%) OO
9 22 (6.03%) Data Migration
9 22 (6.03%) Digital Marketing
9 22 (6.03%) Time Management
10 21 (5.75%) ERP
11 19 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (4.93%) Data Modelling
12 18 (4.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 17 (4.66%) SDLC
13 17 (4.66%) Workflow
14 16 (4.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 353 (96.71%) Apex Code
2 93 (25.48%) JavaScript
3 59 (16.16%) Java
4 56 (15.34%) SOQL
5 35 (9.59%) SQL
6 31 (8.49%) SOSL
7 19 (5.21%) C#
8 7 (1.92%) Go
8 7 (1.92%) Python
9 6 (1.64%) C++
10 4 (1.10%) Ruby
10 4 (1.10%) VBA
11 3 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (7.67%) Degree
2 10 (2.74%) CCNA
2 10 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (2.74%) Network+ Certification
3 4 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.55%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.27%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.10%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 365 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 49 (13.42%) Pardot
3 19 (5.21%) Jitterbit
4 17 (4.66%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 12 (3.29%) Oracle
6 9 (2.47%) Google
6 9 (2.47%) SAP
7 7 (1.92%) Microsoft
7 7 (1.92%) MuleSoft
8 5 (1.37%) CommVault
8 5 (1.37%) Informatica
9 2 (0.55%) Talend
9 2 (0.55%) Zuora
10 1 (0.27%) Cognos
10 1 (0.27%) DocuSign
10 1 (0.27%) Marketo