Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salesforce.com Visualforce
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 718 857 929
Rank change year-on-year +139 +72 +111
Permanent jobs citing Visualforce 508 373 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.51% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 392 314 350
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £37,375
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,550
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% -4.55%

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 72189 72861 83089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.16% 38.95% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 60006 63236 71019
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Visualforce in the UK

Visualforce
Top 15 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 20 November 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 +139 479 £61,250 +11.36% 38
London +15 272 £65,000 +8.33% 25
UK excluding London +149 229 £60,000 +33.33% 16
South East +109 92 £70,000 +40.00% 4
Midlands +18 44 £60,000 +31.87% 3
West Midlands +12 36 £67,500 +36.36% 1
North of England +31 33 £55,000 +29.41% 4
North West +3 22 £67,500 +42.11% 2
Scotland +1 22 £42,500 -32.00% 3
East of England +10 20 £55,000 +12.24%
South West +8 13 £60,000 +100.00% 2
Yorkshire +18 11 £48,750 +14.71% 2
East Midlands +28 8 £55,000 +22.91% 2
Wales +11 3 £40,000 -36.00%
Northern Ireland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Visualforce 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 Visualforce.

1 499 (98.23%) Salesforce.com
2 493 (97.05%) Apex Code
3 142 (27.95%) Mason
4 132 (25.98%) Force.com
5 131 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
6 112 (22.05%) CRM
7 102 (20.08%) JavaScript
8 95 (18.70%) Web Services
9 82 (16.14%) Scrum
10 75 (14.76%) SOAP
11 65 (12.80%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 60 (11.81%) Java
13 57 (11.22%) SDLC
14 54 (10.63%) REST
15 50 (9.84%) SOQL
16 48 (9.45%) CSS
17 46 (9.06%) OO
18 45 (8.86%) HTML
19 44 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
19 44 (8.66%) Finance
20 43 (8.46%) Computer Science
21 42 (8.27%) Marketing
22 40 (7.87%) Migration
22 40 (7.87%) Degree
23 39 (7.68%) C#
23 39 (7.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
24 38 (7.48%) Web Application Development
24 38 (7.48%) SQL
25 37 (7.28%) SOSL
26 35 (6.89%) XML

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 4 (0.79%) IIS
2 2 (0.39%) Apache Solr
2 2 (0.39%) Confluence
2 2 (0.39%) SAS
3 1 (0.20%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.20%) iPlanet
3 1 (0.20%) JBoss
3 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (7.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 7 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.18%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.39%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 132 (25.98%) Force.com
2 65 (12.80%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 28 (5.51%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 12 (2.36%) FinancialForce
5 10 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (1.97%) SaaS
6 7 (1.38%) Veeva
7 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.39%) GitHub
7 2 (0.39%) Heroku
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.20%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.76%) HTTP
2 5 (0.98%) HTTPS
3 4 (0.79%) VoIP
4 3 (0.59%) PBX
5 1 (0.20%) Broadband
5 1 (0.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.95%) Big Data
2 11 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.18%) MySQL
4 5 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.79%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.39%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (0.39%) QlikView
6 2 (0.39%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.39%) Redis
6 2 (0.39%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.20%) MySQL Workbench
7 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (1.97%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (0.79%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.59%) Ant
3 3 (0.59%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.59%) JIRA
4 2 (0.39%) Codeship
4 2 (0.39%) JUnit
4 2 (0.39%) Selenium
4 2 (0.39%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.39%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.39%) WebStorm
5 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.20%) NUnit
5 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (8.66%) Finance
2 42 (8.27%) Marketing
3 6 (1.18%) Telecoms
4 5 (0.98%) Retail
5 3 (0.59%) Legal
5 3 (0.59%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.39%) Games
6 2 (0.39%) Publishing
7 1 (0.20%) Advertising
7 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.20%) Back Office
7 1 (0.20%) Banking
7 1 (0.20%) Front Office
7 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 297 (58.46%) Developer
2 280 (55.12%) Salesforce Developer
3 83 (16.34%) Architect
4 69 (13.58%) Salesforce Architect
5 68 (13.39%) Senior Developer
5 68 (13.39%) Senior Salesforce Developer
6 42 (8.27%) Administrator
7 41 (8.07%) Consultant
7 41 (8.07%) Salesforce Administrator
8 40 (7.87%) Salesforce Consultant
9 31 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
10 30 (5.91%) Analyst
11 24 (4.72%) Business Analyst
12 22 (4.33%) Salesforce Analyst
12 22 (4.33%) Technical Consultant
12 22 (4.33%) Technical Leader
13 19 (3.74%) Salesforce Solution Architect
14 18 (3.54%) Salesforce Business Analyst
15 17 (3.35%) Technical Architect
16 16 (3.15%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (27.95%) Mason
2 95 (18.70%) Web Services
3 75 (14.76%) SOAP
4 54 (10.63%) REST
5 48 (9.45%) CSS
6 45 (8.86%) HTML
7 35 (6.89%) XML
8 28 (5.51%) .NET
9 16 (3.15%) jQuery
10 15 (2.95%) AngularJS
10 15 (2.95%) JSON
11 11 (2.17%) COM
11 11 (2.17%) RESTful
12 9 (1.77%) CSS3
13 8 (1.57%) .NET Framework
14 7 (1.38%) Backbone.js
14 7 (1.38%) HTML5
14 7 (1.38%) Middleware
14 7 (1.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (1.18%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.46%) Computer Science
2 30 (5.91%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.57%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.38%) Fintech
7 6 (1.18%) Life Science
7 6 (1.18%) User Experience
8 5 (0.98%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.59%) PMI
10 2 (0.39%) Contract for Difference
10 2 (0.39%) Social Media
11 1 (0.20%) FMCG
11 1 (0.20%) Marketing Technology
11 1 (0.20%) Social Network
11 1 (0.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.20%) Android
1 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.20%) Unix
1 1 (0.20%) Windows
1 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (22.05%) CRM
3 82 (16.14%) Scrum
4 57 (11.22%) SDLC
5 46 (9.06%) OO
6 44 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 40 (7.87%) Migration
8 38 (7.48%) Web Application Development
9 34 (6.69%) Data Migration
9 34 (6.69%) Project Management
10 32 (6.30%) Data Modelling
11 30 (5.91%) Mentoring
12 27 (5.31%) ETL
12 27 (5.31%) TDD
12 27 (5.31%) Waterfall
13 26 (5.12%) Data Management
14 24 (4.72%) Asset Management
15 23 (4.53%) Software Engineering
15 23 (4.53%) Validation
16 15 (2.95%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 493 (97.05%) Apex Code
2 102 (20.08%) JavaScript
3 60 (11.81%) Java
4 50 (9.84%) SOQL
5 39 (7.68%) C#
6 38 (7.48%) SQL
7 37 (7.28%) SOSL
8 19 (3.74%) C++
9 8 (1.57%) PHP
10 6 (1.18%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.18%) Python
11 5 (0.98%) Perl
11 5 (0.98%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.59%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.59%) Ruby
13 2 (0.39%) C
14 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 40 (7.87%) Degree
2 13 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.77%) PMI Certification
4 8 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (1.18%) Novell Certification
5 6 (1.18%) PMP
6 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.33%) QA
2 4 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 499 (98.23%) Salesforce.com
2 26 (5.12%) Cognizant
3 12 (2.36%) Microsoft
3 12 (2.36%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 11 (2.17%) Cadence
4 11 (2.17%) Oracle
5 9 (1.77%) Jitterbit
6 7 (1.38%) Google
6 7 (1.38%) Siebel
7 6 (1.18%) Informatica
7 6 (1.18%) Pardot
8 5 (0.98%) SAP
9 2 (0.39%) Adobe
9 2 (0.39%) Conga
9 2 (0.39%) DocuSign
9 2 (0.39%) Progress
9 2 (0.39%) Tableau
9 2 (0.39%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.20%) Apttus
10 1 (0.20%) PayPal