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

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 63 81 50
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -31
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 31 28 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.83% 1.93% 4.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.25% 12.17% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 60
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
253 230 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.13% 15.86% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 151 175 180
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £51,200
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 7 December 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 53 (92.98%) C#
2 46 (80.70%) .NET
3 38 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (59.65%) SQL Server
5 30 (52.63%) Scrum
6 28 (49.12%) Finance
6 28 (49.12%) ASP.NET
6 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
7 24 (42.11%) MVC
8 23 (40.35%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (40.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (33.33%) TDD
9 19 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 17 (29.82%) CSS
11 16 (28.07%) OO
11 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
12 15 (26.32%) HTML
12 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
12 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
13 11 (19.30%) SQL
14 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (17.54%) Test Automation
14 10 (17.54%) .NET Framework
15 9 (15.79%) SpecFlow
16 8 (14.04%) SDLC
16 8 (14.04%) Selenium
16 8 (14.04%) jQuery
16 8 (14.04%) Web Development

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 (8.77%) CMS
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.02%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (7.02%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 15 (26.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (59.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.77%) RDBMS
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.51%) ArangoDB
6 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.75%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 23 (40.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
3 9 (15.79%) SpecFlow
4 8 (14.04%) Selenium
5 7 (12.28%) Subversion
6 6 (10.53%) MSTest
6 6 (10.53%) NUnit
6 6 (10.53%) WebDriver
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 28 (49.12%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) Analyst Programmer
2 10 (17.54%) C# Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Programmer
3 8 (14.04%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 8 (14.04%) .NET Programmer
3 8 (14.04%) C# Programmer
3 8 (14.04%) Test Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Web Developer
4 7 (12.28%) .NET Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Applications Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Lead Web Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Technologist
8 3 (5.26%) .NET Applications Developer
8 3 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (80.70%) .NET
2 28 (49.12%) ASP.NET
3 19 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 17 (29.82%) CSS
5 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (26.32%) HTML
6 10 (17.54%) .NET Framework
7 8 (14.04%) jQuery
8 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (12.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (10.53%) Backbone.js
9 6 (10.53%) Gherkin
9 6 (10.53%) WCF
10 5 (8.77%) Ember.js
11 3 (5.26%) WinForms
12 2 (3.51%) Ajax
12 2 (3.51%) RESTful
13 1 (1.75%) Entity Framework
13 1 (1.75%) NHibernate
13 1 (1.75%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.02%) Taxonomies
2 4 (7.02%) User Experience
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.75%) Pricing Data
5 1 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.51%) Android
3 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (52.63%) Scrum
3 24 (42.11%) MVC
4 23 (40.35%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (33.33%) TDD
6 16 (28.07%) OO
7 10 (17.54%) Test Automation
8 8 (14.04%) SDLC
8 8 (14.04%) Web Development
9 7 (12.28%) Software Architecture
10 6 (10.53%) Asset Management
10 6 (10.53%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (10.53%) OOP
10 6 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (10.53%) User Stories
10 6 (10.53%) Web Design
11 5 (8.77%) Content Management
11 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (7.02%) Change Management
12 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Content Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (92.98%) C#
2 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
3 11 (19.30%) SQL
4 5 (8.77%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.51%) Java
7 1 (1.75%) Delphi
7 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.75%) R
7 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) ISEB
2 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) AIFMD
1 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.51%) MiFID
1 2 (3.51%) QA
1 2 (3.51%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 28 (49.12%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle
3 4 (7.02%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.51%) Google
4 2 (3.51%) Tableau
4 2 (3.51%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.75%) Charles River
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Twitter
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