The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - 12 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - 10.00% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 29.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £43,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
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 Fife region.

Development Applications Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
4 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 6.56% 34.00% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 20
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +13.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Fife region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Fife

Visual Studio
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Qt
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Fife region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Qt
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft