The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 64 81 44
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -37
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 45 13 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.11% 1.21% 4.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.79% 5.86% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 44 10 33
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,450 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
285 222 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.72% 20.69% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 186 86 155
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Scotland

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 17 April 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 86 (94.51%) C#
2 82 (90.11%) .NET
2 82 (90.11%) SQL Server
3 53 (58.24%) ASP.NET
4 46 (50.55%) HTML
5 43 (47.25%) CSS
6 42 (46.15%) SQL
6 42 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 35 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 33 (36.26%) MS Excel
8 33 (36.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 30 (32.97%) T-SQL
10 28 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (27.47%) MVC
11 25 (27.47%) Scrum
11 25 (27.47%) Business Analysis
11 25 (27.47%) XML
12 21 (23.08%) WinForms
13 19 (20.88%) JavaScript
14 18 (19.78%) LINQ
15 17 (18.68%) DTV
15 17 (18.68%) NHS
16 16 (17.58%) Web Services
16 16 (17.58%) .NET Framework
17 14 (15.38%) Software Engineering
18 13 (14.29%) Windows
19 12 (13.19%) WCF
19 12 (13.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 11 (12.09%) jQuery

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (12.09%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.99%) IIS
3 3 (3.30%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 33 (36.26%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (90.11%) SQL Server
2 35 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (36.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (10.99%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.20%) BODI
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.20%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.20%) DTS
7 2 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.20%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 28 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.49%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.10%) Firebug
3 1 (1.10%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.10%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.10%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.10%) NUnit
3 1 (1.10%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.10%) NCrunch
General
1 7 (7.69%) Banking
2 4 (4.40%) Finance
3 3 (3.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Law
4 1 (1.10%) Publishing
4 1 (1.10%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 74 (81.32%) Developer
2 45 (49.45%) Software Developer
3 17 (18.68%) .NET Developer
4 12 (13.19%) Programmer
5 10 (10.99%) C# Developer
5 10 (10.99%) Analyst
5 10 (10.99%) Analyst Programmer
6 9 (9.89%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (9.89%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 9 (9.89%) Senior Programmer
7 7 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.49%) WinForms Developer
9 5 (5.49%) SQL Developer
9 5 (5.49%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (5.49%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (90.11%) .NET
2 53 (58.24%) ASP.NET
3 46 (50.55%) HTML
4 43 (47.25%) CSS
5 25 (27.47%) XML
6 21 (23.08%) WinForms
7 18 (19.78%) LINQ
8 16 (17.58%) Web Services
8 16 (17.58%) .NET Framework
9 12 (13.19%) WCF
9 12 (13.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 11 (12.09%) jQuery
10 11 (12.09%) Ajax
11 9 (9.89%) XSL
11 9 (9.89%) DHTML
11 9 (9.89%) WF
12 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 3 (3.30%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.68%) NHS
1 17 (18.68%) DTV
2 10 (10.99%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.10%) CCTV
5 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.20%) UNIX
4 1 (1.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (27.47%) Scrum
2 25 (27.47%) MVC
2 25 (27.47%) Business Analysis
3 14 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 10 (10.99%) SOA
4 10 (10.99%) RAD
5 9 (9.89%) Workflow
5 9 (9.89%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (9.89%) Unit Testing
6 5 (5.49%) OO
7 4 (4.40%) Web Development
8 3 (3.30%) User Stories
8 3 (3.30%) HOOD
8 3 (3.30%) TDD
8 3 (3.30%) Data Management
8 3 (3.30%) Automated Testing
9 2 (2.20%) ETL
9 2 (2.20%) Project Management
9 2 (2.20%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 86 (94.51%) C#
2 42 (46.15%) SQL
3 30 (32.97%) T-SQL
4 19 (20.88%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.89%) VBScript
5 9 (9.89%) VB
6 7 (7.69%) VBA
7 2 (2.20%) XAML
7 2 (2.20%) VB6
7 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.89%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.30%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 42 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.69%) Adobe
3 3 (3.30%) Typemock
3 3 (3.30%) Iron Speed
3 3 (3.30%) Red Gate
4 2 (2.20%) Telerik
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle
4 2 (2.20%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.20%) SAP
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