The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunfermline region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 18 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 Dunfermline region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 9 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 11.54% 6.67% 3.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 100.00% 100.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
Dunfermline
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 11.54% 6.67% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £35,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Fife

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Dunfermline

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Dunfermline

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline 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 6 (85.71%) C++
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) UML
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) WPF
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded C

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Applications Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Applications Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft