Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 336 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - +319
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 10 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.100% 0.052% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 0.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £31,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% - -
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -25.00% +20.00%

Visual Studio Team System is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1902 1798 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.97% 15.70% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1598 1518 1548
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Visual Studio Team System
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Visual Studio Team System as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 19 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
Shropshire - 5 - - 1
Coventry - 2 - - 1
Birmingham +19 1 £60,000 +99.17%
Worcestershire -12 1 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £45,000 -
Visual Studio Team System
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) Release Management
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) IaaS
4 3 (30.00%) PaaS
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) Google
5 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) Exstream
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) C

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (20.00%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) IaaS
2 3 (30.00%) PaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (20.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (20.00%) ClearQuest
2 2 (20.00%) TestDirector
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) Flash
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) J2ME
4 2 (20.00%) JSP
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Release Management
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Presales
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) Delphi
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) VMware