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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
UK / Scotland
Rank 67 105 68
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -37
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 71 50 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.15% 1.71% 3.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.60% 9.86% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 84
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -5.84%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
455 507 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.16% 17.38% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 260 326 300
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 £33,200 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,100
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Edinburgh +17 37 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Glasgow +36 31 £44,611 +18.96% 1
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £41,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £25,000 -
Visual Studio
UK

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 88 (83.02%) C#
2 84 (79.25%) .NET
3 81 (76.42%) SQL Server
4 78 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (57.55%) ASP.NET
5 61 (57.55%) Scrum
6 57 (53.77%) MVC
7 50 (47.17%) Continuous Integration
8 48 (45.28%) TDD
9 46 (43.40%) Microsoft
10 41 (38.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (36.79%) Finance
12 34 (32.08%) JavaScript
13 32 (30.19%) HTML
13 32 (30.19%) Team Foundation Server
14 24 (22.64%) AngularJS
15 22 (20.75%) MS Excel
16 19 (17.92%) .NET Framework
17 18 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
17 18 (16.98%) CSS
17 18 (16.98%) OO
18 16 (15.09%) SQL
18 16 (15.09%) SDLC
19 15 (14.15%) Enterprise Software
19 15 (14.15%) Git (software)
20 12 (11.32%) Test Automation
20 12 (11.32%) Selenium
21 11 (10.38%) SpecFlow
21 11 (10.38%) Web Development
21 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET Web API

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 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.72%) IIS
3 3 (2.83%) CMS
3 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.89%) JBoss
4 2 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.94%) Apache
5 1 (0.94%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.83%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.77%) GitHub
2 4 (3.77%) SaaS
3 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.89%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.89%) Office 365
4 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.94%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) SAN
1 1 (0.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (76.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.77%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.77%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.89%) Big Data
8 2 (1.89%) MySQL
8 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.89%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.94%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.94%) MSDE
9 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 32 (30.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (14.15%) Git (software)
3 12 (11.32%) Selenium
4 11 (10.38%) SpecFlow
5 10 (9.43%) Subversion
6 8 (7.55%) MSTest
6 8 (7.55%) NUnit
6 8 (7.55%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.77%) JIRA
8 3 (2.83%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.89%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.94%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.94%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.94%) MSI
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 39 (36.79%) Finance
2 1 (0.94%) Law
2 1 (0.94%) Legal
2 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (62.26%) Developer
2 38 (35.85%) C# Developer
3 15 (14.15%) Analyst
4 14 (13.21%) Analyst Programmer
4 14 (13.21%) Programmer
5 13 (12.26%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 13 (12.26%) .NET Programmer
5 13 (12.26%) C# Programmer
6 11 (10.38%) .NET Developer
7 10 (9.43%) Senior Developer
7 10 (9.43%) Test Engineer
8 9 (8.49%) Test Automation Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) Web Developer
10 6 (5.66%) Programme Support Analyst
10 6 (5.66%) Support Analyst
10 6 (5.66%) Support Analyst Programmer
11 5 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (4.72%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (4.72%) Software Developer
11 5 (4.72%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (79.25%) .NET
2 61 (57.55%) ASP.NET
3 41 (38.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (30.19%) HTML
5 24 (22.64%) AngularJS
6 19 (17.92%) .NET Framework
7 18 (16.98%) CSS
8 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (7.55%) Gherkin
10 5 (4.72%) jQuery
10 5 (4.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (3.77%) WCF
11 4 (3.77%) Web Services
12 3 (2.83%) Entity Framework
12 3 (2.83%) RESTful
13 2 (1.89%) Backbone.js
13 2 (1.89%) Ember.js
13 2 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (1.89%) REST
13 2 (1.89%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.66%) Data Integration
4 5 (4.72%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.89%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.94%) Clustering
7 1 (0.94%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.94%) Physics
7 1 (0.94%) User Experience
7 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.72%) Windows
2 3 (2.83%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.94%) Linux
3 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (57.55%) Scrum
3 57 (53.77%) MVC
4 50 (47.17%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (45.28%) TDD
6 18 (16.98%) OO
7 16 (15.09%) SDLC
8 12 (11.32%) Test Automation
9 11 (10.38%) Web Development
10 8 (7.55%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (7.55%) OOP
10 8 (7.55%) User Stories
11 7 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (6.60%) Software Architecture
12 6 (5.66%) Analytics
12 6 (5.66%) Data Management
13 5 (4.72%) ETL
13 5 (4.72%) Kanban
13 5 (4.72%) Project Management
13 5 (4.72%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (83.02%) C#
2 34 (32.08%) JavaScript
3 16 (15.09%) SQL
4 4 (3.77%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.83%) Java
5 3 (2.83%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.89%) Python
6 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.94%) C++
7 1 (0.94%) Delphi
7 1 (0.94%) Perl
7 1 (0.94%) R
7 1 (0.94%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.94%) VB
7 1 (0.94%) VB6
7 1 (0.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.77%) Degree
2 2 (1.89%) ISEB
3 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) AIFMD
2 2 (1.89%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.89%) MiFID
2 2 (1.89%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 46 (43.40%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.49%) Oracle
3 4 (3.77%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (1.89%) Google
4 2 (1.89%) SAP
4 2 (1.89%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.89%) Tableau
5 1 (0.94%) Citrix
5 1 (0.94%) Twitter
5 1 (0.94%) VMware
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