The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
UK / Scotland
Rank 79 117 72
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -45
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 62 43 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.70% 1.45% 3.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.66% 9.45% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 76
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
454 455 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 19.79% 15.33% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 259 289 295
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Scotland

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Scotland

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +33 31 £44,471 +20.19% 2
Edinburgh +9 29 £40,000 - 2
Angus - 1 £40,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £41,000 -
Visual Studio
UK

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 102 (86.44%) C#
2 94 (79.66%) .NET
2 94 (79.66%) SQL Server
3 83 (70.34%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (61.86%) ASP.NET
5 67 (56.78%) Scrum
6 66 (55.93%) MVC
7 58 (49.15%) Continuous Integration
8 54 (45.76%) TDD
9 53 (44.92%) Microsoft
10 48 (40.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 44 (37.29%) Finance
12 42 (35.59%) JavaScript
13 39 (33.05%) HTML
14 33 (27.97%) Team Foundation Server
15 28 (23.73%) .NET Framework
15 28 (23.73%) AngularJS
16 27 (22.88%) MS Excel
17 21 (17.80%) Microsoft Azure
18 20 (16.95%) SQL
18 20 (16.95%) CSS
19 19 (16.10%) OO
19 19 (16.10%) Enterprise Software
20 17 (14.41%) SDLC
21 16 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web API
21 16 (13.56%) Git (software)
22 13 (11.02%) Test Automation
23 12 (10.17%) Selenium
23 12 (10.17%) Subversion
24 11 (9.32%) NUnit

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.24%) IIS
3 3 (2.54%) CMS
3 3 (2.54%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.69%) Apache
4 2 (1.69%) JBoss
4 2 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 27 (22.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (17.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.39%) GitHub
3 3 (2.54%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.54%) iPaaS
3 3 (2.54%) PaaS
3 3 (2.54%) SaaS
4 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.69%) Office 365
5 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.85%) SAN
1 1 (0.85%) SMTP
1 1 (0.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (79.66%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.63%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.39%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (3.39%) Data Mining
5 4 (3.39%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.54%) MySQL
6 3 (2.54%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.69%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.85%) ArangoDB
8 1 (0.85%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.85%) MSDE
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.85%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 33 (27.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (13.56%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.17%) Selenium
3 12 (10.17%) Subversion
4 11 (9.32%) NUnit
4 11 (9.32%) SpecFlow
5 9 (7.63%) MSTest
5 9 (7.63%) WebDriver
6 8 (6.78%) Eclipse
7 6 (5.08%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.39%) JIRA
8 4 (3.39%) JUnit
8 4 (3.39%) Maven
8 4 (3.39%) NSubstitute
9 2 (1.69%) IntelliJ
9 2 (1.69%) Moq
9 2 (1.69%) MSI
9 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.69%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 44 (37.29%) Finance
2 2 (1.69%) Marketing
3 1 (0.85%) Legal
3 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (61.86%) Developer
2 42 (35.59%) C# Developer
3 16 (13.56%) Analyst
3 16 (13.56%) Analyst Programmer
3 16 (13.56%) Programmer
4 15 (12.71%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 15 (12.71%) .NET Programmer
4 15 (12.71%) C# Programmer
5 11 (9.32%) Test Engineer
6 10 (8.47%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.47%) Software Developer
6 10 (8.47%) Test Automation Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Programme Support Analyst
7 8 (6.78%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.78%) Support Analyst Programmer
8 7 (5.93%) .NET Developer
8 7 (5.93%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (3.39%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (79.66%) .NET
2 73 (61.86%) ASP.NET
3 48 (40.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 39 (33.05%) HTML
5 28 (23.73%) .NET Framework
5 28 (23.73%) AngularJS
6 20 (16.95%) CSS
7 16 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (7.63%) Gherkin
9 8 (6.78%) Web Services
10 7 (5.93%) Entity Framework
11 6 (5.08%) jQuery
11 6 (5.08%) WCF
11 6 (5.08%) XML
12 5 (4.24%) REST
12 5 (4.24%) SOAP
13 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (3.39%) XML Schema
13 4 (3.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.10%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.69%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.85%) Clustering
5 1 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.78%) Windows
2 4 (3.39%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.54%) Linux
4 2 (1.69%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.69%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (70.34%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (56.78%) Scrum
3 66 (55.93%) MVC
4 58 (49.15%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (45.76%) TDD
6 19 (16.10%) OO
7 17 (14.41%) SDLC
8 13 (11.02%) Test Automation
9 10 (8.47%) Web Development
10 9 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (7.63%) Continuous Deployment
10 9 (7.63%) OOP
10 9 (7.63%) User Stories
11 8 (6.78%) Release Management
12 7 (5.93%) Analytics
12 7 (5.93%) Data Integration
12 7 (5.93%) Data Management
12 7 (5.93%) Software Architecture
13 6 (5.08%) ETL
13 6 (5.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (86.44%) C#
2 42 (35.59%) JavaScript
3 20 (16.95%) SQL
4 7 (5.93%) Java
5 6 (5.08%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.39%) XPath
7 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.54%) Python
8 2 (1.69%) Perl
8 2 (1.69%) VB
8 2 (1.69%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.69%) VB6
8 2 (1.69%) VBScript
9 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.85%) C++
9 1 (0.85%) Delphi
9 1 (0.85%) PHP
9 1 (0.85%) R
9 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.47%) Degree
2 2 (1.69%) ISEB
3 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
2 3 (2.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (44.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.93%) Oracle
3 4 (3.39%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (3.39%) MuleSoft
4 3 (2.54%) Google
4 3 (2.54%) Tableau
5 2 (1.69%) SAP
5 2 (1.69%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.85%) Citrix
6 1 (0.85%) VMware
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