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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 53 51 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 43 60 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.73% 4.56% 2.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.63% 18.75% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 31 46 18
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
182 320 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.78% 24.32% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 123 182 72
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 February 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 72 (92.31%) .NET
2 71 (91.03%) SQL Server
2 71 (91.03%) C#
3 48 (61.54%) ASP.NET
4 44 (56.41%) jQuery
5 39 (50.00%) HTML
6 35 (44.87%) Software Engineering
7 34 (43.59%) MVC
8 33 (42.31%) JavaScript
8 33 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (39.74%) CSS
10 26 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 26 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 24 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
12 23 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (28.21%) OOP
14 21 (26.92%) .NET Framework
14 21 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2012
15 19 (24.36%) Degree
15 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2005
15 19 (24.36%) Windows
16 18 (23.08%) Pair Programming
17 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 17 (21.79%) SQL
17 17 (21.79%) HTML5
18 16 (20.51%) OO
19 15 (19.23%) Computer Science

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (16.67%) IIS
2 6 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.85%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.85%) JBoss
3 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.85%) MS Project
3 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (91.03%) SQL Server
2 26 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.85%) MySQL
8 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (11.54%) NCrunch
3 7 (8.97%) Subversion
4 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.85%) ReSharper
5 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.85%) IntelliJ
5 3 (3.85%) NUnit
6 2 (2.56%) CruiseControl
6 2 (2.56%) Selenium
6 2 (2.56%) Firebug
6 2 (2.56%) Fiddler
6 2 (2.56%) GitLab
6 2 (2.56%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.56%) WatiN
6 2 (2.56%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.28%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (12.82%) Retail
2 3 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (85.90%) Developer
2 36 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 26 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 18 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 17 (21.79%) Senior Developer
6 16 (20.51%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (11.54%) Software Engineer
7 9 (11.54%) Web Developer
8 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (10.26%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (10.26%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (8.97%) .NET Web Developer
9 7 (8.97%) C# Web Developer
10 5 (6.41%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (6.41%) Applications Developer
10 5 (6.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.13%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (5.13%) Web Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (5.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (92.31%) .NET
2 48 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 44 (56.41%) jQuery
4 39 (50.00%) HTML
5 31 (39.74%) CSS
6 26 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 24 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 21 (26.92%) .NET Framework
9 19 (24.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (21.79%) HTML5
11 14 (17.95%) Web Services
12 13 (16.67%) XML
12 13 (16.67%) WCF
12 13 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 11 (14.10%) LINQ
14 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 8 (10.26%) XSLT
16 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 4 (5.13%) LINQ to SQL
17 3 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) NHS
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.36%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Android
2 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Software Engineering
2 34 (43.59%) MVC
3 33 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (28.21%) OOP
6 18 (23.08%) Pair Programming
7 16 (20.51%) OO
8 12 (15.38%) Scrum
9 11 (14.10%) TDD
10 9 (11.54%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (11.54%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.26%) Kanban
11 8 (10.26%) Web Development
12 7 (8.97%) SOA
12 7 (8.97%) Project Management
13 6 (7.69%) Software Architecture
13 6 (7.69%) UX Design
14 5 (6.41%) Automated Testing
15 4 (5.13%) ETL
15 4 (5.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 71 (91.03%) C#
2 33 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.79%) SQL
4 9 (11.54%) VB.NET
5 8 (10.26%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.13%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.85%) Java
8 2 (2.56%) Perl
8 2 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (24.36%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.28%) HND
3 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) VCP4
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.95%) Oracle
3 5 (6.41%) Iron Speed
4 2 (2.56%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.56%) Informatica
4 2 (2.56%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.56%) Telerik
5 1 (1.28%) Typemock
5 1 (1.28%) Red Gate
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