The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 61 82 62
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -20
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 49 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.71% 1.38% 2.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.63% 7.32% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 45 15 14
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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 Glasgow region.

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
263 205 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.94% 18.81% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 159 120 68
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Glasgow

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 94 (87.04%) C#
1 94 (87.04%) .NET
2 78 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 69 (63.89%) ASP.NET
4 68 (62.96%) SQL
5 67 (62.04%) HTML
6 60 (55.56%) JavaScript
7 56 (51.85%) jQuery
8 55 (50.93%) CSS
9 53 (49.07%) Software Engineering
10 52 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (34.26%) LINQ
12 30 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 29 (26.85%) SQL Server 2008
13 29 (26.85%) SharePoint
14 28 (25.93%) Microsoft
15 27 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 27 (25.00%) Unit Testing
16 26 (24.07%) .NET Framework
17 25 (23.15%) Law
17 25 (23.15%) Legal
17 25 (23.15%) Systems Analysis
17 25 (23.15%) Document Management
17 25 (23.15%) RAD
17 25 (23.15%) VBScript
17 25 (23.15%) Ajax
18 22 (20.37%) Windows
18 22 (20.37%) MVC
19 21 (19.44%) Web Services
19 21 (19.44%) Degree

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 29 (26.85%) SharePoint
2 14 (12.96%) IIS
3 11 (10.19%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.85%) MS Project Server
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.93%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (0.93%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) X.509
1 1 (0.93%) Firewall
1 1 (0.93%) SSL
1 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.93%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 29 (26.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (12.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (12.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 8 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.63%) MySQL
7 5 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.78%) DTS
9 2 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.93%) Cognos Report Studio
10 1 (0.93%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 1 (0.93%) Cognos Transformer
10 1 (0.93%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.93%) QlikView
10 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 27 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.56%) ReSharper
2 6 (5.56%) NCrunch
3 5 (4.63%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.63%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.63%) IntelliJ
4 3 (2.78%) NUnit
4 3 (2.78%) CruiseControl
5 2 (1.85%) Subversion
5 2 (1.85%) Moq
6 1 (0.93%) Firebug
6 1 (0.93%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (23.15%) Law
1 25 (23.15%) Legal
2 10 (9.26%) Retail
3 5 (4.63%) Finance
4 3 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Military
5 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (70.37%) Developer
2 50 (46.30%) Software Engineer
3 41 (37.96%) Software Developer
4 26 (24.07%) Analyst
4 26 (24.07%) Applications Developer
5 25 (23.15%) Programmer
6 21 (19.44%) Analyst Programmer
6 21 (19.44%) Analyst Developer
7 17 (15.74%) C# Developer
8 16 (14.81%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (10.19%) .NET Developer
9 11 (10.19%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.48%) Senior Programmer
10 7 (6.48%) Senior Software Developer
10 7 (6.48%) Senior Applications Developer
11 6 (5.56%) Junior
12 5 (4.63%) Junior Software Engineer
13 3 (2.78%) Software Quality Engineer
13 3 (2.78%) Quality Analyst
13 3 (2.78%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (87.04%) .NET
2 69 (63.89%) ASP.NET
3 67 (62.04%) HTML
4 56 (51.85%) jQuery
5 55 (50.93%) CSS
6 37 (34.26%) LINQ
7 30 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 26 (24.07%) .NET Framework
9 25 (23.15%) Ajax
10 21 (19.44%) Web Services
11 20 (18.52%) XML
12 17 (15.74%) WCF
12 17 (15.74%) HTML5
13 15 (13.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 11 (10.19%) Silverlight
15 10 (9.26%) XSLT
15 10 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (9.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (6.48%) WinForms
17 5 (4.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.70%) NHS
2 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.78%) DTV
4 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
5 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Clustering
5 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.37%) Windows
2 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.85%) UNIX
3 2 (1.85%) Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (49.07%) Software Engineering
2 52 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 25 (23.15%) Systems Analysis
4 25 (23.15%) Document Management
4 25 (23.15%) RAD
5 22 (20.37%) MVC
6 20 (18.52%) Coaching
7 18 (16.67%) Scrum
8 17 (15.74%) OO
9 16 (14.81%) Mentoring
10 11 (10.19%) OOP
11 10 (9.26%) Business Analysis
12 9 (8.33%) Data Management
13 8 (7.41%) Pair Programming
13 8 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (6.48%) Technical Architecture
15 6 (5.56%) E-Commerce
16 5 (4.63%) TDD
16 5 (4.63%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (87.04%) C#
2 68 (62.96%) SQL
3 60 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 25 (23.15%) VBScript
5 13 (12.04%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.56%) Java
7 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.85%) VBA
9 1 (0.93%) R
9 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.93%) VB
9 1 (0.93%) C
9 1 (0.93%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (19.44%) Degree
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.93%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) SLA
1 8 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (0.93%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 28 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.33%) Oracle
3 5 (4.63%) JBoss
4 3 (2.78%) Iron Speed
4 3 (2.78%) Red Gate
4 3 (2.78%) Typemock
4 3 (2.78%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.85%) SAP
5 2 (1.85%) Cognos
6 1 (0.93%) Twitter
6 1 (0.93%) Vertica
6 1 (0.93%) Telerik
6 1 (0.93%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.93%) Informatica
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow Centre, Scotland
EMIS
Salary: £35k to £40k depending on level of experience
Posted: 21 days ago