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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 54 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 37 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.42% 2.17% 2.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.55% 13.37% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 31
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
273 202 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.21% 16.22% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 160 156 132
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 48 (96.00%) C#
2 44 (88.00%) .NET
3 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (72.00%) Scrum
5 34 (68.00%) SQL Server
6 31 (62.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
7 30 (60.00%) Finance
8 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET
9 25 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (46.00%) TDD
11 21 (42.00%) MVC
12 18 (36.00%) AngularJS
13 17 (34.00%) MS Excel
13 17 (34.00%) OO
14 15 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
14 15 (30.00%) .NET Framework
15 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
17 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
17 10 (20.00%) SpecFlow
18 9 (18.00%) Subversion
18 9 (18.00%) Selenium
18 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web API
19 8 (16.00%) SDLC
19 8 (16.00%) User Stories
19 8 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
19 8 (16.00%) MSTest
19 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
19 8 (16.00%) WebDriver

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 2 (4.00%) CMS
1 2 (4.00%) IIS
1 2 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 17 (34.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.00%) ArangoDB
5 1 (2.00%) BigQuery
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 31 (62.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.00%) SpecFlow
3 9 (18.00%) Selenium
3 9 (18.00%) Subversion
4 8 (16.00%) MSTest
4 8 (16.00%) NUnit
4 8 (16.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Analyst
2 14 (28.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 14 (28.00%) Programmer
3 13 (26.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 13 (26.00%) .NET Programmer
3 13 (26.00%) C# Programmer
4 10 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 9 (18.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 8 (16.00%) C# Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Programme Support Analyst
7 6 (12.00%) Senior Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Support Analyst
7 6 (12.00%) Support Analyst Programmer
8 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Web Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Applications Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Lead Developer
10 3 (6.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (88.00%) .NET
2 29 (58.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (36.00%) AngularJS
4 15 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (16.00%) Gherkin
8 7 (14.00%) CSS
9 5 (10.00%) HTML
10 3 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (4.00%) Backbone.js
11 2 (4.00%) Ember.js
11 2 (4.00%) jQuery
11 2 (4.00%) RESTful
11 2 (4.00%) WCF
11 2 (4.00%) WinForms
12 1 (2.00%) Castle Windsor
12 1 (2.00%) CSS3
12 1 (2.00%) HTML5
12 1 (2.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (72.00%) Scrum
3 25 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (46.00%) TDD
5 21 (42.00%) MVC
6 17 (34.00%) OO
7 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (16.00%) OOP
8 8 (16.00%) SDLC
8 8 (16.00%) User Stories
9 7 (14.00%) Software Architecture
10 5 (10.00%) Data Management
11 4 (8.00%) Web Development
12 3 (6.00%) Automated Testing
12 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Data Management
12 3 (6.00%) Investment Management
12 3 (6.00%) Kanban
12 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
13 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 48 (96.00%) C#
2 8 (16.00%) SQL
3 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.00%) Delphi
6 1 (2.00%) Java
6 1 (2.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) AIFMD
2 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.00%) MiFID
2 2 (4.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Google
3 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.00%) Tableau
4 1 (2.00%) Twitter
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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