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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 49 80 70
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 59 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.21% 1.78% 1.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.53% 9.62% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 54 20 12
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,250 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £58,500
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
274 208 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.57% 18.54% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 162 132 75
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,200 £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 29 August 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 96 (89.72%) .NET
2 94 (87.85%) C#
3 78 (72.90%) SQL Server
4 72 (67.29%) ASP.NET
5 70 (65.42%) HTML
6 66 (61.68%) SQL
7 59 (55.14%) JavaScript
8 58 (54.21%) CSS
9 55 (51.40%) jQuery
10 51 (47.66%) Software Engineering
11 38 (35.51%) LINQ
12 31 (28.97%) SQL Server 2008
13 30 (28.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 30 (28.04%) SharePoint
14 28 (26.17%) Unit Testing
14 28 (26.17%) Team Foundation Server
15 26 (24.30%) Ajax
15 26 (24.30%) RAD
15 26 (24.30%) Microsoft
15 26 (24.30%) VBScript
16 25 (23.36%) Law
16 25 (23.36%) Legal
16 25 (23.36%) Systems Analysis
16 25 (23.36%) Document Management
16 25 (23.36%) .NET Framework
17 24 (22.43%) MVC
17 24 (22.43%) Windows
18 20 (18.69%) Web Services
19 19 (17.76%) XML
19 19 (17.76%) Scrum

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 30 (28.04%) SharePoint
2 13 (12.15%) IIS
3 11 (10.28%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (3.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.87%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.93%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (10.28%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS Project
3 1 (0.93%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.93%) DNS
1 1 (0.93%) SSL
1 1 (0.93%) Intranet
1 1 (0.93%) X.509
1 1 (0.93%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (72.90%) SQL Server
2 31 (28.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (16.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (13.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (10.28%) Relational Database
6 10 (9.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.80%) MySQL
8 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.80%) DTS
9 2 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.93%) OLAP
10 1 (0.93%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.93%) QlikView
10 1 (0.93%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.93%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 28 (26.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.54%) ReSharper
3 6 (5.61%) NCrunch
4 5 (4.67%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.80%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.80%) IntelliJ
5 3 (2.80%) NUnit
5 3 (2.80%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.87%) Subversion
6 2 (1.87%) Moq
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.93%) Firebug
7 1 (0.93%) Fiddler
General
1 25 (23.36%) Law
1 25 (23.36%) Legal
2 9 (8.41%) Retail
3 5 (4.67%) Finance
4 3 (2.80%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Military
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (71.96%) Developer
2 49 (45.79%) Software Engineer
3 44 (41.12%) Software Developer
4 26 (24.30%) Analyst
4 26 (24.30%) Programmer
5 25 (23.36%) Applications Developer
6 22 (20.56%) Analyst Programmer
7 21 (19.63%) Analyst Developer
8 16 (14.95%) Senior Software Engineer
8 16 (14.95%) C# Developer
9 11 (10.28%) .NET Developer
9 11 (10.28%) Senior Developer
10 8 (7.48%) Senior Programmer
11 7 (6.54%) Senior Applications Developer
11 7 (6.54%) Senior Software Developer
12 4 (3.74%) Senior Analyst Programmer
12 4 (3.74%) Junior
12 4 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
13 3 (2.80%) Quality Engineer
13 3 (2.80%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (89.72%) .NET
2 72 (67.29%) ASP.NET
3 70 (65.42%) HTML
4 58 (54.21%) CSS
5 55 (51.40%) jQuery
6 38 (35.51%) LINQ
7 30 (28.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 26 (24.30%) Ajax
9 25 (23.36%) .NET Framework
10 20 (18.69%) Web Services
11 19 (17.76%) XML
12 18 (16.82%) WCF
13 17 (15.89%) HTML5
14 16 (14.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 11 (10.28%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (10.28%) Silverlight
16 10 (9.35%) XSLT
17 9 (8.41%) WinForms
17 9 (8.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 5 (4.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.15%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.67%) NHS
2 5 (4.67%) DTV
3 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.93%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.93%) Replication
4 1 (0.93%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.43%) Windows
2 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.87%) UNIX
3 2 (1.87%) Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (47.66%) Software Engineering
2 28 (26.17%) Unit Testing
3 26 (24.30%) RAD
4 25 (23.36%) Systems Analysis
4 25 (23.36%) Document Management
5 24 (22.43%) MVC
6 19 (17.76%) Scrum
7 16 (14.95%) OO
8 15 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (11.21%) Business Analysis
10 11 (10.28%) OOP
11 9 (8.41%) Data Management
12 8 (7.48%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (7.48%) Pair Programming
12 8 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (5.61%) Automated Testing
13 6 (5.61%) E-Commerce
14 5 (4.67%) TDD
15 4 (3.74%) User Stories
16 3 (2.80%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 94 (87.85%) C#
2 66 (61.68%) SQL
3 59 (55.14%) JavaScript
4 26 (24.30%) VBScript
5 13 (12.15%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.74%) Java
7 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.87%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.87%) VBA
9 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.93%) R
9 1 (0.93%) VB
9 1 (0.93%) C
9 1 (0.93%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (17.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) HND
3 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.41%) QA
2 8 (7.48%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.74%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (0.93%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 26 (24.30%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.54%) Oracle
3 4 (3.74%) Typemock
3 4 (3.74%) Red Gate
4 3 (2.80%) Iron Speed
4 3 (2.80%) JBoss
5 2 (1.87%) Cognos
5 2 (1.87%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.87%) SAP
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.93%) Informatica
6 1 (0.93%) Telerik
6 1 (0.93%) Twitter
6 1 (0.93%) Vertica
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