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

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 73 75 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 24 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.95% 1.84% 1.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.71% 13.41% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 22
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,250 £44,350
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
175 179 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.20% 13.70% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 115 114 151
Median salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £32,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 26 May 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 38 (88.37%) C#
2 33 (76.74%) .NET
3 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
4 25 (58.14%) JavaScript
4 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
5 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
6 18 (41.86%) Finance
7 17 (39.53%) MS Excel
7 17 (39.53%) HTML
8 16 (37.21%) SQL
8 16 (37.21%) XML
9 13 (30.23%) MVC
10 11 (25.58%) CSS
10 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
10 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
11 10 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (23.26%) Degree
11 10 (23.26%) Web Services
12 9 (20.93%) OO
12 9 (20.93%) SOAP
12 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (20.93%) Subversion
12 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (20.93%) SDLC
13 8 (18.60%) Entity Framework
13 8 (18.60%) REST

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 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (39.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.33%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (16.28%) GitHub
2 7 (16.28%) SaaS
3 4 (9.30%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.65%) Big Data
6 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.33%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (20.93%) Subversion
3 8 (18.60%) Eclipse
4 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.33%) JUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Maven
5 1 (2.33%) NSubstitute
5 1 (2.33%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.33%) Selenium
5 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Games
4 2 (4.65%) Law
4 2 (4.65%) Military
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (83.72%) Developer
2 20 (46.51%) Software Developer
3 14 (32.56%) .NET Developer
4 8 (18.60%) .NET Software Developer
4 8 (18.60%) C# Developer
4 8 (18.60%) SQL Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior SQL Developer
7 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (6.98%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Lead Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (76.74%) .NET
2 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
3 17 (39.53%) HTML
4 16 (37.21%) XML
5 11 (25.58%) CSS
6 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (23.26%) Web Services
7 9 (20.93%) SOAP
8 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
8 8 (18.60%) Entity Framework
8 8 (18.60%) LINQ
8 8 (18.60%) REST
9 7 (16.28%) HTML5
9 7 (16.28%) JSON
9 7 (16.28%) React
9 7 (16.28%) WCF
10 6 (13.95%) React Native
11 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
11 5 (11.63%) XSLT
12 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.33%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) MVC
2 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
3 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (20.93%) OO
3 9 (20.93%) SDLC
4 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) Asset Management
5 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (16.28%) Load Testing
5 7 (16.28%) Scrum
6 5 (11.63%) Web Development
7 4 (9.30%) Analytics
7 4 (9.30%) API Integration
7 4 (9.30%) Data Management
7 4 (9.30%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.30%) Master Data Management
7 4 (9.30%) Process Management
7 4 (9.30%) Project Management
7 4 (9.30%) Resource Management
7 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) C#
2 25 (58.14%) JavaScript
3 16 (37.21%) SQL
4 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
5 8 (18.60%) Java
6 7 (16.28%) Python
7 6 (13.95%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.98%) R
9 2 (4.65%) C
9 2 (4.65%) C++
9 2 (4.65%) MATLAB
9 2 (4.65%) VBA
10 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.33%) VBScript
10 1 (2.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.65%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Google
3 4 (9.30%) Tableau
4 2 (4.65%) Minitab
4 2 (4.65%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.33%) Lotus
5 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago