The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 15 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 1.75% - 2.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.33% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Visual Studio
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dundee region.

Development Applications Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
12 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 21.05% 9.20% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 1
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (72.73%) C
1 8 (72.73%) C++
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Android
2 6 (54.55%) Atmel
2 6 (54.55%) WinDbg
2 6 (54.55%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) Workflow
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 4 (36.36%) PhD
4 4 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) LINQ
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) UML
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (18.18%) Java

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) WinDbg
2 2 (18.18%) Hudson
2 2 (18.18%) FishEye
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Junior
3 3 (27.27%) Junior Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) LINQ
3 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 2 (18.18%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Workflow
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C
1 8 (72.73%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) PhD
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Atmel
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Atlassian