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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 70 74 86
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 29 36 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.33% 2.52% 1.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.57% 14.52% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 11
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
199 248 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.97% 17.35% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 116 159 85
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 4 May 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 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 68 (95.77%) .NET
2 67 (94.37%) C#
3 64 (90.14%) SQL Server
4 47 (66.20%) ASP.NET
5 46 (64.79%) HTML
6 40 (56.34%) JavaScript
7 38 (53.52%) CSS
8 37 (52.11%) jQuery
9 32 (45.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 30 (42.25%) HTML5
10 30 (42.25%) MVC
11 28 (39.44%) .NET Framework
12 27 (38.03%) Software Engineering
13 25 (35.21%) Microsoft
13 25 (35.21%) SQL
13 25 (35.21%) Entity Framework
14 23 (32.39%) Oracle
14 23 (32.39%) LINQ
15 22 (30.99%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (29.58%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (29.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 20 (28.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 19 (26.76%) Windows
19 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
20 17 (23.94%) XML
21 16 (22.54%) Automated Testing
21 16 (22.54%) SQL Server 2005
21 16 (22.54%) LINQ to SQL
22 15 (21.13%) Web Services
22 15 (21.13%) XSLT

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 8 (11.27%) IIS
2 6 (8.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.23%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.23%) MS Project
3 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.82%) Intranet
2 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (90.14%) SQL Server
2 22 (30.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (28.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (22.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (11.27%) Big Data
8 8 (11.27%) MongoDB
8 8 (11.27%) Hadoop
9 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.41%) SQLite
10 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (19.72%) TeamCity
1 14 (19.72%) GitLab
2 13 (18.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (18.31%) Subversion
3 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
4 9 (12.68%) Selenium
4 9 (12.68%) WatiN
4 9 (12.68%) MSBuild
5 8 (11.27%) SpecFlow
5 8 (11.27%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.23%) NCrunch
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.41%) NUnit
7 1 (1.41%) CodeWarrior
7 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (5.63%) Retail
2 2 (2.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 62 (87.32%) Developer
2 36 (50.70%) .NET Developer
3 20 (28.17%) Senior Developer
4 16 (22.54%) C# Developer
5 12 (16.90%) Software Developer
5 12 (16.90%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (11.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.23%) C# Web Developer
11 3 (4.23%) .NET Architect
11 3 (4.23%) .NET Web Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Architect
11 3 (4.23%) Web Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Applications Developer
12 2 (2.82%) Lead Developer
12 2 (2.82%) Senior C# Developer
12 2 (2.82%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (95.77%) .NET
2 47 (66.20%) ASP.NET
3 46 (64.79%) HTML
4 38 (53.52%) CSS
5 37 (52.11%) jQuery
6 32 (45.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 30 (42.25%) HTML5
8 28 (39.44%) .NET Framework
9 25 (35.21%) Entity Framework
10 23 (32.39%) LINQ
11 21 (29.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (23.94%) XML
13 16 (22.54%) LINQ to SQL
14 15 (21.13%) Web Services
14 15 (21.13%) XSLT
15 12 (16.90%) WCF
16 11 (15.49%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET MVC
17 9 (12.68%) SOAP
18 8 (11.27%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.45%) User Experience
3 1 (1.41%) CAN bus
3 1 (1.41%) SCADA
3 1 (1.41%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.76%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Android
2 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.25%) MVC
2 27 (38.03%) Software Engineering
3 21 (29.58%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (22.54%) Automated Testing
6 13 (18.31%) OOP
7 11 (15.49%) OO
8 10 (14.08%) ETL
9 9 (12.68%) Pair Programming
10 8 (11.27%) Analytics
10 8 (11.27%) Data Analytics
11 6 (8.45%) Project Management
11 6 (8.45%) Web Development
11 6 (8.45%) UX Design
12 5 (7.04%) Scrum
12 5 (7.04%) SOA
13 4 (5.63%) CRM
13 4 (5.63%) Kanban
13 4 (5.63%) Software Architecture
14 3 (4.23%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 67 (94.37%) C#
2 40 (56.34%) JavaScript
3 25 (35.21%) SQL
4 15 (21.13%) T-SQL
5 11 (15.49%) PL/SQL
6 7 (9.86%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.23%) C++
8 2 (2.82%) Perl
8 2 (2.82%) C
8 2 (2.82%) Python
9 1 (1.41%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) HND
Vendors
1 25 (35.21%) Microsoft
2 23 (32.39%) Oracle
3 9 (12.68%) Informatica
3 9 (12.68%) TIBCO
4 3 (4.23%) Iron Speed
5 1 (1.41%) Hyland
5 1 (1.41%) Business Objects
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Posted: 3 days ago
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