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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 43 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 75 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.35% 2.19% 2.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.95% 11.84% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 69 23 18
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,300 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
289 228 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.61% 18.46% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 188 152 87
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,200 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 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 July 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 108 (94.74%) .NET
2 102 (89.47%) C#
3 87 (76.32%) SQL Server
4 76 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 74 (64.91%) HTML
6 64 (56.14%) SQL
7 61 (53.51%) CSS
8 54 (47.37%) JavaScript
9 52 (45.61%) jQuery
10 44 (38.60%) Software Engineering
11 37 (32.46%) SQL Server 2008
12 36 (31.58%) LINQ
13 32 (28.07%) Team Foundation Server
14 30 (26.32%) Microsoft
15 29 (25.44%) SharePoint
16 27 (23.68%) Unit Testing
16 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 26 (22.81%) .NET Framework
17 26 (22.81%) Ajax
18 25 (21.93%) Scrum
18 25 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (21.93%) RAD
18 25 (21.93%) VBScript
19 24 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
19 24 (21.05%) MVC
19 24 (21.05%) Law
20 23 (20.18%) Legal
20 23 (20.18%) Document Management
20 23 (20.18%) Windows
20 23 (20.18%) SQL Server 2005

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (25.44%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.53%) IIS
3 11 (9.65%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (14.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) Intranet
2 1 (0.88%) X.509
2 1 (0.88%) Firewall
2 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.88%) DNS
2 1 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (76.32%) SQL Server
2 37 (32.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (20.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (7.89%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (6.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.75%) DTS
9 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.88%) OLAP
9 1 (0.88%) QlikView
9 1 (0.88%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (0.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (0.88%) Cognos Transformer
9 1 (0.88%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 32 (28.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.14%) NCrunch
3 6 (5.26%) ReSharper
4 4 (3.51%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.63%) NUnit
5 3 (2.63%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.75%) Moq
7 1 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.88%) Firebug
7 1 (0.88%) Fiddler
General
1 24 (21.05%) Law
2 23 (20.18%) Legal
3 7 (6.14%) Retail
4 6 (5.26%) Finance
5 2 (1.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Electronics
6 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Military
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (76.32%) Developer
2 56 (49.12%) Software Developer
3 45 (39.47%) Software Engineer
4 26 (22.81%) Programmer
5 25 (21.93%) Analyst
6 23 (20.18%) Applications Developer
7 21 (18.42%) Analyst Programmer
8 19 (16.67%) C# Developer
8 19 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
9 17 (14.91%) .NET Developer
10 16 (14.04%) Senior Software Engineer
11 12 (10.53%) Senior Developer
12 9 (7.89%) Senior Programmer
13 7 (6.14%) Senior Applications Developer
13 7 (6.14%) Senior Software Developer
14 6 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
15 5 (4.39%) C# Software Developer
15 5 (4.39%) Senior Analyst Programmer
15 5 (4.39%) Senior Analyst
16 4 (3.51%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (94.74%) .NET
2 76 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 74 (64.91%) HTML
4 61 (53.51%) CSS
5 52 (45.61%) jQuery
6 36 (31.58%) LINQ
7 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 26 (22.81%) .NET Framework
8 26 (22.81%) Ajax
9 21 (18.42%) XML
10 18 (15.79%) WCF
11 17 (14.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 16 (14.04%) HTML5
13 14 (12.28%) WinForms
13 14 (12.28%) Web Services
14 11 (9.65%) Silverlight
15 10 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 10 (8.77%) XSLT
16 9 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
17 5 (4.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) DTV
2 12 (10.53%) NHS
3 10 (8.77%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.63%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.88%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.88%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.88%) Replication
6 1 (0.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.18%) Windows
2 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.75%) UNIX
3 2 (1.75%) Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.60%) Software Engineering
2 27 (23.68%) Unit Testing
3 25 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (21.93%) RAD
3 25 (21.93%) Scrum
4 24 (21.05%) MVC
4 24 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
5 23 (20.18%) Document Management
6 18 (15.79%) Business Analysis
7 12 (10.53%) OO
8 11 (9.65%) OOP
9 9 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (7.89%) Data Management
10 8 (7.02%) Pair Programming
11 6 (5.26%) TDD
12 5 (4.39%) Automated Testing
12 5 (4.39%) SOA
13 4 (3.51%) E-Commerce
14 3 (2.63%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 102 (89.47%) C#
2 64 (56.14%) SQL
3 54 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 25 (21.93%) VBScript
5 20 (17.54%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.75%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.88%) R
8 1 (0.88%) C
8 1 (0.88%) C++
8 1 (0.88%) Java
8 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (11.40%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.88%) HND
3 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.77%) QA
2 8 (7.02%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (0.88%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 30 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle
3 3 (2.63%) Typemock
3 3 (2.63%) Red Gate
4 2 (1.75%) Iron Speed
4 2 (1.75%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.75%) SAP
4 2 (1.75%) Cognos
5 1 (0.88%) IBM
5 1 (0.88%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.88%) Informatica
5 1 (0.88%) Telerik
5 1 (0.88%) Twitter
5 1 (0.88%) Vertica
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
EMIS
Salary: up to £35,000 pa
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago