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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 72 69 84
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 23 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.79% 2.37% 1.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.53% 18.39% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 25
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £42,500 £42,400
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
170 174 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.21% 12.88% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 112 108 174
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,900 £48,000
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 4 May 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 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 (84.44%) C#
2 37 (82.22%) .NET
3 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
5 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 22 (48.89%) ASP.NET
7 17 (37.78%) XML
7 17 (37.78%) HTML
8 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 14 (31.11%) SQL
9 14 (31.11%) Unit Testing
10 13 (28.89%) MVC
10 13 (28.89%) Finance
11 12 (26.67%) CSS
11 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (24.44%) Web Services
12 11 (24.44%) OO
12 11 (24.44%) Degree
13 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
13 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (22.22%) SDLC
14 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (20.00%) SOAP
14 9 (20.00%) Java
14 9 (20.00%) Eclipse
14 9 (20.00%) LINQ
14 9 (20.00%) Subversion
15 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework

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 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.44%) CMS
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.22%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (15.56%) GitHub
3 5 (11.11%) SaaS
4 2 (4.44%) Office 365
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
5 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (57.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (15.56%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (6.67%) Big Data
5 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.22%) Redis
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 9 (20.00%) Subversion
1 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.67%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.22%) Checkstyle
4 1 (2.22%) FindBugs
4 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.22%) JUnit
4 1 (2.22%) Maven
4 1 (2.22%) NSubstitute
4 1 (2.22%) Selenium
4 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Marketing
3 4 (8.89%) Games
4 3 (6.67%) Banking
4 3 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.67%) Military
4 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.44%) Law
6 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Developer
2 18 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 13 (28.89%) .NET Developer
4 9 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 8 (17.78%) SQL Developer
6 7 (15.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Senior Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (8.89%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Senior SQL Developer
9 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (6.67%) Lead Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (82.22%) .NET
2 22 (48.89%) ASP.NET
3 17 (37.78%) HTML
3 17 (37.78%) XML
4 12 (26.67%) CSS
5 11 (24.44%) Web Services
6 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (20.00%) LINQ
7 9 (20.00%) SOAP
8 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework
8 8 (17.78%) Entity Framework
8 8 (17.78%) JSON
8 8 (17.78%) REST
9 7 (15.56%) WCF
9 7 (15.56%) XSLT
10 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
11 5 (11.11%) HTML5
11 5 (11.11%) React
12 4 (8.89%) React Native
13 3 (6.67%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.67%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.44%) Taxonomies
5 2 (4.44%) User Experience
6 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) Unit Testing
2 13 (28.89%) MVC
3 11 (24.44%) OO
4 10 (22.22%) SDLC
5 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.56%) Asset Management
6 7 (15.56%) Load Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.11%) Web Development
9 4 (8.89%) Investment Management
9 4 (8.89%) Process Management
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
9 4 (8.89%) Resource Management
9 4 (8.89%) Scrum
10 3 (6.67%) Content Management
10 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (84.44%) C#
2 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (31.11%) SQL
4 9 (20.00%) Java
5 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
6 7 (15.56%) Python
7 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.67%) C
8 3 (6.67%) C++
8 3 (6.67%) MATLAB
9 2 (4.44%) VBA
10 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.22%) VBScript
10 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.22%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) Minitab
4 2 (4.44%) Google
4 2 (4.44%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Lotus
5 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.22%) Tableau
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Prosper Consulting Ltd
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