The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 71 78 46
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -32
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 19 26 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.66% 1.65% 4.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.85% 10.36% 32.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 66
Median salary £43,211 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.02% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £35,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
242 251 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.17% 15.93% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 170 181 193
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 43 (95.56%) C#
2 35 (77.78%) .NET
3 26 (57.78%) Finance
4 25 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 25 (55.56%) HTML
4 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 23 (51.11%) ASP.NET
7 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (44.44%) CSS
9 17 (37.78%) MVC
10 15 (33.33%) Scrum
11 14 (31.11%) SQL
11 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
12 13 (28.89%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (26.67%) AngularJS
13 12 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (22.22%) Marketing
16 9 (20.00%) Web Development
16 9 (20.00%) WCF
16 9 (20.00%) Asset Management
17 8 (17.78%) jQuery
17 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
17 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
17 8 (17.78%) SDLC
18 7 (15.56%) HTML5
18 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
18 7 (15.56%) Analytics

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (6.67%) CMS
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
4 2 (4.44%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.22%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.22%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.33%) SaaS
3 5 (11.11%) Google Analytics
4 2 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.44%) ArangoDB
5 2 (4.44%) BigQuery
6 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) SpecFlow
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (6.67%) Selenium
4 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.22%) JUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Maven
5 1 (2.22%) NSubstitute
5 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 26 (57.78%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 7 (15.56%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Web Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (8.89%) Applications Developer
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Lead Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Programmer
7 4 (8.89%) Technologist
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (77.78%) .NET
2 25 (55.56%) HTML
3 23 (51.11%) ASP.NET
4 20 (44.44%) CSS
5 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (26.67%) AngularJS
7 9 (20.00%) WCF
8 8 (17.78%) jQuery
9 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (15.56%) HTML5
10 6 (13.33%) Backbone.js
10 6 (13.33%) React
11 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
11 5 (11.11%) Ember.js
11 5 (11.11%) React Native
11 5 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (8.89%) Entity Framework
12 4 (8.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.89%) Taxonomies
3 4 (8.89%) User Experience
4 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.22%) Pricing Data
5 1 (2.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.44%) Android
3 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) MVC
3 15 (33.33%) Scrum
4 9 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 9 (20.00%) Web Development
5 8 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (17.78%) SDLC
6 7 (15.56%) Analytics
6 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.33%) TDD
8 5 (11.11%) Content Management
8 5 (11.11%) Data Management
8 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 5 (11.11%) Global Marketing
8 5 (11.11%) Master Data Management
9 4 (8.89%) Change Management
9 4 (8.89%) OO
9 4 (8.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (95.56%) C#
2 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.11%) SQL
4 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.89%) Java
6 4 (8.89%) R
7 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.22%) Python
8 1 (2.22%) VBA
8 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ISEB
2 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.44%) AIFMD
2 2 (4.44%) MiFID
2 2 (4.44%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 5 (11.11%) Google
3 5 (11.11%) Tableau
4 4 (8.89%) Xamarin
5 2 (4.44%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.22%) Charles River
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.22%) Twitter
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