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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 61 82 52
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -30
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 37 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.44% 1.23% 2.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.13% 6.95% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 23
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,400 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
216 187 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.06% 17.74% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 121 110 75
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 24 October 2014.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 97 (87.39%) C#
2 96 (86.49%) .NET
3 81 (72.97%) SQL Server
4 69 (62.16%) ASP.NET
5 64 (57.66%) HTML
5 64 (57.66%) jQuery
6 62 (55.86%) SQL
7 61 (54.95%) JavaScript
8 59 (53.15%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (48.65%) Software Engineering
9 54 (48.65%) CSS
10 35 (31.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 34 (30.63%) LINQ
12 30 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
13 29 (26.13%) SharePoint
14 28 (25.23%) Team Foundation Server
15 27 (24.32%) Unit Testing
15 27 (24.32%) MVC
16 26 (23.42%) .NET Framework
16 26 (23.42%) Ajax
17 25 (22.52%) Law
17 25 (22.52%) Legal
17 25 (22.52%) Systems Analysis
17 25 (22.52%) Document Management
17 25 (22.52%) RAD
17 25 (22.52%) Microsoft
17 25 (22.52%) VBScript
18 24 (21.62%) Degree
19 22 (19.82%) Windows
20 20 (18.02%) Coaching

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (26.13%) SharePoint
2 16 (14.41%) IIS
3 9 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.50%) JBoss
6 4 (3.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.70%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.80%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.90%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) MS Project
3 1 (0.90%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) Intranet
2 1 (0.90%) X.509
2 1 (0.90%) Firewall
2 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.90%) DNS
2 1 (0.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (72.97%) SQL Server
2 30 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (12.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (10.81%) Relational Database
6 8 (7.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.50%) MySQL
8 2 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.90%) DTS
9 1 (0.90%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.90%) OLAP
9 1 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.90%) QlikView
9 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.90%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 28 (25.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (9.01%) NCrunch
3 7 (6.31%) ReSharper
4 5 (4.50%) Eclipse
4 5 (4.50%) IntelliJ
4 5 (4.50%) NUnit
4 5 (4.50%) CruiseControl
5 4 (3.60%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.70%) Subversion
6 3 (2.70%) Firebug
6 3 (2.70%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.80%) Moq
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.90%) Dreamweaver
General
1 25 (22.52%) Law
1 25 (22.52%) Legal
2 14 (12.61%) Retail
3 6 (5.41%) Finance
4 3 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Electronics
5 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.90%) Military
5 1 (0.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (72.97%) Developer
2 50 (45.05%) Software Engineer
3 42 (37.84%) Software Developer
4 27 (24.32%) Applications Developer
5 26 (23.42%) Analyst
6 25 (22.52%) Programmer
7 22 (19.82%) C# Developer
8 21 (18.92%) Analyst Programmer
8 21 (18.92%) Analyst Developer
9 16 (14.41%) .NET Developer
9 16 (14.41%) Senior Software Engineer
10 14 (12.61%) Senior Developer
11 9 (8.11%) Senior Software Developer
12 8 (7.21%) C# .NET Developer
13 7 (6.31%) Senior Programmer
13 7 (6.31%) Senior Applications Developer
14 6 (5.41%) Junior
15 5 (4.50%) Web Developer
15 5 (4.50%) Junior Software Engineer
16 4 (3.60%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (86.49%) .NET
2 69 (62.16%) ASP.NET
3 64 (57.66%) HTML
3 64 (57.66%) jQuery
4 54 (48.65%) CSS
5 35 (31.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 34 (30.63%) LINQ
7 26 (23.42%) Ajax
7 26 (23.42%) .NET Framework
8 19 (17.12%) Web Services
9 17 (15.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (14.41%) XML
11 15 (13.51%) WCF
12 14 (12.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (12.61%) HTML5
13 13 (11.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 9 (8.11%) Silverlight
15 8 (7.21%) XSLT
16 6 (5.41%) WinForms
17 5 (4.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.70%) NHS
4 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.90%) User Experience
5 1 (0.90%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.90%) DTV
5 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.90%) Replication
5 1 (0.90%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.82%) Windows
2 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.80%) UNIX
3 2 (1.80%) Linux
4 1 (0.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (53.15%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (48.65%) Software Engineering
3 27 (24.32%) Unit Testing
3 27 (24.32%) MVC
4 25 (22.52%) RAD
4 25 (22.52%) Systems Analysis
4 25 (22.52%) Document Management
5 20 (18.02%) Coaching
6 19 (17.12%) OO
6 19 (17.12%) Scrum
7 18 (16.22%) OOP
7 18 (16.22%) Mentoring
8 15 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (13.51%) Pair Programming
9 11 (9.91%) TDD
10 7 (6.31%) Data Management
10 7 (6.31%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (5.41%) Business Analysis
12 5 (4.50%) Business Development
12 5 (4.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 97 (87.39%) C#
2 62 (55.86%) SQL
3 61 (54.95%) JavaScript
4 25 (22.52%) VBScript
5 11 (9.91%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.41%) Java
7 4 (3.60%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.80%) VBA
10 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.90%) R
10 1 (0.90%) VB
10 1 (0.90%) C
10 1 (0.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (21.62%) Degree
2 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.90%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) SLA
1 8 (7.21%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (0.90%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 25 (22.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.11%) Oracle
3 4 (3.60%) Iron Speed
4 3 (2.70%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.70%) Telerik
5 2 (1.80%) Typemock
5 2 (1.80%) SAP
5 2 (1.80%) Cognos
5 2 (1.80%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.90%) Twitter
6 1 (0.90%) Vertica
6 1 (0.90%) IBM
6 1 (0.90%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.90%) Informatica
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