The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Highlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Development Applications Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - 9.09% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Scotland

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Highlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in the Highlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Highlands region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in the Highlands

Visual Studio
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft