The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio Team System over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 - 210
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.084% - 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.50% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £30,750 - £51,250
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 - £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -23.33% -4.54%  

Visual Studio Team System is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 793 923 803
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 16.63% 14.95% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 680 807 713
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Visual Studio Team System
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Visual Studio Team System as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio Team System in the West Midlands

Visual Studio Team System
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Visual Studio Team System in the West Midlands

Visual Studio Team System
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 4 £30,750 -
Visual Studio Team System
England

Visual Studio Team System
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Serena
1 6 (100.00%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) ISTQB

Visual Studio Team System
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Serena