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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 73 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 25 27 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.06% 1.83% 2.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.74% 11.64% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 30
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,700 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
213 232 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.53% 15.74% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 143 168 161
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £65,000
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 July 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 46 (93.88%) C#
2 40 (81.63%) .NET
3 31 (63.27%) JavaScript
4 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
5 27 (55.10%) Finance
6 25 (51.02%) HTML
7 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
8 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
9 20 (40.82%) CSS
10 16 (32.65%) SQL
10 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (30.61%) MS Excel
12 14 (28.57%) XML
13 13 (26.53%) Asset Management
14 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (24.49%) SDLC
15 11 (22.45%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
15 11 (22.45%) Scrum
15 11 (22.45%) Marketing
15 11 (22.45%) T-SQL
15 11 (22.45%) Oracle
15 11 (22.45%) MVC
16 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (20.41%) SharePoint
16 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
16 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
17 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing

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 10 (20.41%) SharePoint
2 7 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (6.12%) CMS
4 2 (4.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (30.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.04%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.29%) GitHub
2 7 (14.29%) SaaS
3 3 (6.12%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) Relational Database
3 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (20.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
7 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.04%) ArangoDB
8 1 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.04%) BigQuery
8 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (16.33%) Eclipse
3 7 (14.29%) Subversion
4 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.12%) Selenium
5 3 (6.12%) SpecFlow
6 2 (4.08%) JIRA
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.04%) JUnit
7 1 (2.04%) Maven
7 1 (2.04%) NSubstitute
General
1 27 (55.10%) Finance
2 11 (22.45%) Marketing
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Automotive
5 1 (2.04%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (75.51%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 12 (24.49%) .NET Developer
4 9 (18.37%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (16.33%) C# Developer
5 8 (16.33%) SQL Developer
6 7 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (12.24%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
7 6 (12.24%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 5 (10.20%) Senior SQL Developer
8 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Lead Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Technologist
9 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
10 3 (6.12%) Applications Developer
10 3 (6.12%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (81.63%) .NET
2 25 (51.02%) HTML
3 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
4 20 (40.82%) CSS
5 14 (28.57%) XML
6 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
7 9 (18.37%) SOAP
7 9 (18.37%) Web Services
8 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (16.33%) REST
8 8 (16.33%) WCF
9 7 (14.29%) Backbone.js
9 7 (14.29%) HTML5
9 7 (14.29%) JSON
9 7 (14.29%) LINQ
9 7 (14.29%) React
10 6 (12.24%) Ember.js
10 6 (12.24%) jQuery
10 6 (12.24%) React Native
11 5 (10.20%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.16%) Taxonomies
4 4 (8.16%) User Experience
5 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.04%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) Asset Management
3 12 (24.49%) SDLC
4 11 (22.45%) MVC
4 11 (22.45%) Scrum
5 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
7 8 (16.33%) OO
7 8 (16.33%) Web Development
8 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (14.29%) Load Testing
9 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.20%) Analytics
10 5 (10.20%) Content Management
10 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.20%) Global Marketing
10 5 (10.20%) Workflow
11 4 (8.16%) API Integration
11 4 (8.16%) Investment Management
11 4 (8.16%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) C#
2 31 (63.27%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.65%) SQL
4 11 (22.45%) T-SQL
5 9 (18.37%) Java
6 7 (14.29%) Python
6 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.12%) R
9 2 (4.08%) VBA
10 1 (2.04%) VBScript
10 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.08%) AIFMD
2 2 (4.08%) MiFID
2 2 (4.08%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.45%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Xamarin
4 3 (6.12%) Google
4 3 (6.12%) Tableau
5 2 (4.08%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.04%) Charles River
6 1 (2.04%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft