Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salesforce.com Visualforce
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 674 739 876
Rank change year-on-year +65 +137 +61
Permanent jobs citing Visualforce 525 466 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 0.66% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 430 365 301
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year +4.55% +17.65% -6.50%

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 65,818 70,507 74,246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.96% 40.20% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 54,464 58,352 64,331
UK median annual salary £50,869 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.74% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 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 +93 521 £62,500 +4.17% 95
London +100 356 £65,000 - 68
UK excluding London -19 161 £57,500 +4.55% 27
South East +51 95 £65,000 +8.33% 6
North of England +17 34 £50,000 -6.98% 10
North West +9 24 £47,500 -20.83% 4
Midlands +5 13 £57,500 -14.81% 7
Yorkshire +23 10 £51,250 +2.50% 5
South West +5 9 £52,500 -12.50% 3
West Midlands +23 8 £72,500 - 6
East of England +3 7 £32,500 -40.91% 1
East Midlands -19 5 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Wales -3 2 £65,000 +62.50%
Scotland -17 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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.

1 525 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 511 (97.33%) Apex Code
3 134 (25.52%) JavaScript
3 134 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (20.38%) Marketing
5 93 (17.71%) SOAP
6 86 (16.38%) REST
7 80 (15.24%) Java
7 80 (15.24%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 74 (14.10%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 72 (13.71%) CRM
10 65 (12.38%) Finance
11 64 (12.19%) Force.com
12 59 (11.24%) Web Services
13 56 (10.67%) HTML
14 48 (9.14%) Pardot
14 48 (9.14%) SOQL
15 44 (8.38%) Migration
16 42 (8.00%) CSS
17 40 (7.62%) Problem-Solving
18 39 (7.43%) SQL
19 36 (6.86%) Degree
20 34 (6.48%) Validation
21 33 (6.29%) Dashboard Development
21 33 (6.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
22 31 (5.90%) Time Management
22 31 (5.90%) OO
23 30 (5.71%) .NET
23 30 (5.71%) SOSL
24 29 (5.52%) Enterprise Software

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 1 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 33 (6.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (15.24%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 74 (14.10%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 64 (12.19%) Force.com
4 24 (4.57%) SaaS
5 12 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (1.52%) FinancialForce
7 4 (0.76%) Heroku
8 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.19%) Boomi
9 1 (0.19%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.67%) Skype
2 1 (0.19%) Extranet
2 1 (0.19%) Intranet
2 1 (0.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.43%) MySQL
2 13 (2.48%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.76%) DB2
4 4 (0.76%) RDBMS
4 4 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.57%) Big Data
6 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (4.19%) Eclipse
2 12 (2.29%) Ant
3 11 (2.10%) Jenkins
3 11 (2.10%) Oracle APEX
4 10 (1.90%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.76%) JIRA
6 3 (0.57%) Subversion
7 1 (0.19%) git-flow
7 1 (0.19%) GitLab
General
1 107 (20.38%) Marketing
2 65 (12.38%) Finance
3 13 (2.48%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.52%) Banking
5 7 (1.33%) Billing
5 7 (1.33%) Retail
6 6 (1.14%) Automotive
7 5 (0.95%) Games
8 4 (0.76%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.76%) Publishing
9 3 (0.57%) Law
10 2 (0.38%) Dutch Language
10 2 (0.38%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.19%) Advertising
11 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 338 (64.38%) Developer
2 324 (61.71%) Salesforce Developer
3 50 (9.52%) Administrator
4 49 (9.33%) Salesforce Administrator
5 40 (7.62%) Architect
6 36 (6.86%) Salesforce Architect
7 34 (6.48%) Senior Developer
7 34 (6.48%) Senior Salesforce Developer
8 29 (5.52%) Technical Leader
9 28 (5.33%) Consultant
10 26 (4.95%) Salesforce Consultant
11 22 (4.19%) Junior
11 22 (4.19%) Salesforce Technical Architect
11 22 (4.19%) Technical Architect
12 21 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
13 20 (3.81%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
14 19 (3.62%) Junior Developer
15 16 (3.05%) Junior Salesforce Developer
16 10 (1.90%) Analyst
17 9 (1.71%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (17.71%) SOAP
2 86 (16.38%) REST
3 59 (11.24%) Web Services
4 56 (10.67%) HTML
5 42 (8.00%) CSS
6 30 (5.71%) .NET
7 23 (4.38%) jQuery
8 9 (1.71%) JSON
9 7 (1.33%) Middleware
9 7 (1.33%) XML
10 6 (1.14%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.14%) J2EE
10 6 (1.14%) JSP
10 6 (1.14%) Servlets
11 5 (0.95%) RESTful
12 4 (0.76%) D3.js
12 4 (0.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (0.38%) Ajax
13 2 (0.38%) AngularJS
13 2 (0.38%) React
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.52%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.19%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (2.48%) Fintech
6 10 (1.90%) User Experience
7 9 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.57%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.57%) Marketing Technology
9 3 (0.57%) PMI
10 2 (0.38%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.19%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.19%) Life Science
11 1 (0.19%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.19%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (13.71%) CRM
3 44 (8.38%) Migration
4 40 (7.62%) Problem-Solving
5 34 (6.48%) Validation
6 33 (6.29%) Dashboard Development
7 31 (5.90%) OO
7 31 (5.90%) Time Management
8 27 (5.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 26 (4.95%) Data Migration
9 26 (4.95%) Mentoring
10 23 (4.38%) Scrum
10 23 (4.38%) SDLC
11 22 (4.19%) API Integration
11 22 (4.19%) OOP
12 21 (4.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
13 20 (3.81%) Data Modelling
14 18 (3.43%) Digital Marketing
15 17 (3.24%) Web Development
16 15 (2.86%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 511 (97.33%) Apex Code
2 134 (25.52%) JavaScript
3 80 (15.24%) Java
4 48 (9.14%) SOQL
5 39 (7.43%) SQL
6 30 (5.71%) SOSL
7 22 (4.19%) C#
8 8 (1.52%) C++
9 6 (1.14%) PHP
10 4 (0.76%) VBA
11 3 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (6.86%) Degree
2 12 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.57%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.19%) AAT
4 1 (0.19%) CCNA
4 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.19%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) logstash
Vendors
1 525 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 48 (9.14%) Pardot
3 25 (4.76%) Google
4 16 (3.05%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 12 (2.29%) Informatica
6 11 (2.10%) Oracle
6 11 (2.10%) Zuora
7 10 (1.90%) Jitterbit
8 6 (1.14%) MuleSoft
9 5 (0.95%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.76%) CommVault
11 3 (0.57%) Apttus
12 2 (0.38%) DocuSign
12 2 (0.38%) Marketo
12 2 (0.38%) Twitter
13 1 (0.19%) Cognos
13 1 (0.19%) Dell
13 1 (0.19%) Pegasus
13 1 (0.19%) Siebel