The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Dundee region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 15 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 7.69% 3.57% 2.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.71% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -24.24%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
14 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 21.54% 7.14% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Average salary £38,750 £25,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.96% -22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Scotland

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Dundee region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Dundee

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Dundee

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 12 (92.31%) C
1 12 (92.31%) C++
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) Scrum
3 8 (61.54%) Workflow
3 8 (61.54%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) .NET
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (53.85%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) UML
4 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 7 (53.85%) Client/Server
4 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
4 7 (53.85%) XML
4 7 (53.85%) Citrix
4 7 (53.85%) Subversion
4 7 (53.85%) JIRA
4 7 (53.85%) QA
4 7 (53.85%) Atlassian
4 7 (53.85%) Performance Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Hudson
4 7 (53.85%) Change Control
4 7 (53.85%) FishEye
4 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
5 3 (23.08%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) WinDbg
5 3 (23.08%) Android

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (53.85%) Subversion
1 7 (53.85%) JIRA
1 7 (53.85%) Hudson
1 7 (53.85%) FishEye
1 7 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) WinDbg
3 2 (15.38%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Junior Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Junior
2 2 (15.38%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) LINQ
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Client/Server
2 2 (15.38%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Android
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 9 (69.23%) Scrum
3 8 (61.54%) Workflow
4 7 (53.85%) UML
4 7 (53.85%) Performance Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Change Control
5 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (15.38%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C
1 12 (92.31%) C++
2 8 (61.54%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PhD
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
1 7 (53.85%) Atlassian
2 3 (23.08%) Atmel
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft