The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Fife region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 12 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 5.56% 2.33% 2.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 60.00% 20.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 9.26% 11.63% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £35,000 £30,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.70% -12.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £28,450 £29,450
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £35,000 £32,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
Scotland

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
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Fife region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kirkcaldy - 2 £35,000 -
Visual Studio
Scotland

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) WPF
5 2 (28.57%) LINQ
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
5 2 (28.57%) UML
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (14.29%) 3D Visualisation
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Applications Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
3 2 (28.57%) LINQ
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft