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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 79 63 79
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 21 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.80% 3.25% 1.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.88% 18.94% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 7 40 13
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
193 227 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.52% 17.13% 21.27%
Number of salaries quoted 109 153 110
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 62 (96.88%) C#
2 61 (95.31%) .NET
3 59 (92.19%) SQL Server
4 45 (70.31%) HTML
5 43 (67.19%) ASP.NET
6 39 (60.94%) JavaScript
7 37 (57.81%) CSS
8 33 (51.56%) jQuery
9 31 (48.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 30 (46.88%) HTML5
11 27 (42.19%) .NET Framework
12 26 (40.63%) MVC
13 25 (39.06%) Entity Framework
14 24 (37.50%) SQL
15 23 (35.94%) Oracle
15 23 (35.94%) LINQ
16 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
17 21 (32.81%) SQL Server 2008
18 20 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 20 (31.25%) Software Engineering
19 18 (28.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 17 (26.56%) XML
21 16 (25.00%) Windows
21 16 (25.00%) Automated Testing
21 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
21 16 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
22 15 (23.44%) XSLT
22 15 (23.44%) Web Services
23 14 (21.88%) T-SQL
23 14 (21.88%) TeamCity

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (10.94%) IIS
2 6 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (92.19%) SQL Server
2 21 (32.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (17.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (17.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (14.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (12.50%) Hadoop
7 8 (12.50%) MongoDB
7 8 (12.50%) Big Data
8 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.56%) SQLite
9 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) TeamCity
1 14 (21.88%) GitLab
2 13 (20.31%) Subversion
3 12 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 12 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (14.06%) Selenium
4 9 (14.06%) MSBuild
4 9 (14.06%) WatiN
5 8 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 8 (12.50%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.56%) CodeWarrior
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (4.69%) Retail
2 2 (3.13%) Finance
2 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 55 (85.94%) Developer
2 29 (45.31%) .NET Developer
3 18 (28.13%) Senior Developer
4 12 (18.75%) C# Developer
5 11 (17.19%) Software Developer
6 10 (15.63%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.69%) .NET Architect
10 3 (4.69%) Architect
10 3 (4.69%) Applications Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Lead Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Lead .NET Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Lead C# Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Senior Applications Developer
11 2 (3.13%) C# Software Developer
11 2 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 1 (1.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (95.31%) .NET
2 45 (70.31%) HTML
3 43 (67.19%) ASP.NET
4 37 (57.81%) CSS
5 33 (51.56%) jQuery
6 31 (48.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 30 (46.88%) HTML5
8 27 (42.19%) .NET Framework
9 25 (39.06%) Entity Framework
10 23 (35.94%) LINQ
11 18 (28.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (26.56%) XML
13 16 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
14 15 (23.44%) XSLT
14 15 (23.44%) Web Services
15 11 (17.19%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (17.19%) WCF
16 9 (14.06%) SOAP
17 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.38%) User Experience
3 1 (1.56%) SCADA
3 1 (1.56%) CAN bus
3 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) MVC
2 20 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 16 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (15.63%) ETL
5 10 (15.63%) OOP
6 8 (12.50%) Analytics
6 8 (12.50%) Data Analytics
6 8 (12.50%) OO
7 6 (9.38%) Project Management
7 6 (9.38%) Pair Programming
7 6 (9.38%) Web Development
7 6 (9.38%) UX Design
8 4 (6.25%) CRM
8 4 (6.25%) SOA
8 4 (6.25%) Software Architecture
8 4 (6.25%) Kanban
9 3 (4.69%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (4.69%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (96.88%) C#
2 39 (60.94%) JavaScript
3 24 (37.50%) SQL
4 14 (21.88%) T-SQL
5 11 (17.19%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.25%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.69%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) C
9 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) HND
Vendors
1 23 (35.94%) Oracle
2 22 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.06%) TIBCO
3 9 (14.06%) Informatica
4 3 (4.69%) Iron Speed
5 1 (1.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.56%) Hyland
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