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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 59 66 81
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 40 46 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.46% 3.39% 1.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.62% 15.70% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 12
Average salary £38,375 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £35,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
194 293 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.77% 21.59% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 123 174 80
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 76 (96.20%) .NET
2 73 (92.41%) SQL Server
2 73 (92.41%) C#
3 52 (65.82%) ASP.NET
4 46 (58.23%) jQuery
5 45 (56.96%) HTML
6 38 (48.10%) JavaScript
7 37 (46.84%) CSS
7 37 (46.84%) MVC
8 32 (40.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (37.97%) Software Engineering
10 27 (34.18%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (34.18%) .NET Framework
10 27 (34.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 26 (32.91%) HTML5
12 24 (30.38%) SQL Server 2008
13 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
14 21 (26.58%) OOP
14 21 (26.58%) SQL
14 21 (26.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 20 (25.32%) Windows
15 20 (25.32%) SQL Server 2005
16 19 (24.05%) LINQ
16 19 (24.05%) Oracle
16 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (22.78%) SQL Server 2012
17 18 (22.78%) Pair Programming
18 17 (21.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 17 (21.52%) Team Foundation Server

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 9 (11.39%) IIS
2 6 (7.59%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.80%) MS Project
3 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Intranet
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (92.41%) SQL Server
2 24 (30.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (25.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (22.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (21.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (6.33%) Hadoop
8 5 (6.33%) MongoDB
8 5 (6.33%) Big Data
9 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (12.66%) TeamCity
2 10 (12.66%) GitLab
3 9 (11.39%) NCrunch
3 9 (11.39%) Git (software)
3 9 (11.39%) Subversion
4 6 (7.59%) WatiN
4 6 (7.59%) MSBuild
4 6 (7.59%) Selenium
5 5 (6.33%) SpecFlow
5 5 (6.33%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.53%) ReSharper
6 2 (2.53%) NUnit
7 1 (1.27%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.27%) Firebug
7 1 (1.27%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (10.13%) Retail
2 2 (2.53%) Finance
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (88.61%) Developer
2 41 (51.90%) .NET Developer
3 25 (31.65%) C# Developer
4 20 (25.32%) Senior Developer
5 16 (20.25%) Software Developer
5 16 (20.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (15.19%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (10.13%) Web Developer
7 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (8.86%) Software Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Senior Software Developer
8 7 (8.86%) .NET Web Developer
8 7 (8.86%) C# Web Developer
9 5 (6.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (6.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.06%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Web Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Senior Web Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (96.20%) .NET
2 52 (65.82%) ASP.NET
3 46 (58.23%) jQuery
4 45 (56.96%) HTML
5 37 (46.84%) CSS
6 32 (40.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 27 (34.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 27 (34.18%) .NET Framework
8 26 (32.91%) HTML5
9 21 (26.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (24.05%) LINQ
10 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (18.99%) XML
12 14 (17.72%) Web Services
13 13 (16.46%) WCF
14 12 (15.19%) LINQ to SQL
14 12 (15.19%) XSLT
15 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 7 (8.86%) KnockoutJS
17 6 (7.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.59%) User Experience
3 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.27%) NHS
3 1 (1.27%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.27%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.32%) Windows
2 2 (2.53%) Android
2 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.84%) MVC
2 30 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.97%) Software Engineering
3 27 (34.18%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (26.58%) OOP
5 18 (22.78%) Pair Programming
6 13 (16.46%) OO
6 13 (16.46%) Automated Testing
7 11 (13.92%) Scrum
8 10 (12.66%) TDD
9 9 (11.39%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (8.86%) Kanban
10 7 (8.86%) Web Development
10 7 (8.86%) ETL
11 6 (7.59%) Project Management
11 6 (7.59%) UX Design
12 5 (6.33%) SOA
12 5 (6.33%) Data Analytics
12 5 (6.33%) Analytics
13 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 73 (92.41%) C#
2 38 (48.10%) JavaScript
3 21 (26.58%) SQL
4 11 (13.92%) T-SQL
5 9 (11.39%) VB.NET
6 8 (10.13%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.53%) Python
7 2 (2.53%) Perl
8 1 (1.27%) C++
8 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.27%) HND
3 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
2 19 (24.05%) Oracle
3 6 (7.59%) Informatica
3 6 (7.59%) TIBCO
4 3 (3.80%) Iron Speed
5 1 (1.27%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.27%) Telerik
5 1 (1.27%) Typemock
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