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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 101 126 68
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -58
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 55 35 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.93% 1.10% 3.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.77% 7.19% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 107
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Visual Studio
UK

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
563 487 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 19.73% 15.29% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 305 308 417
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,500
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 23 July 2016.

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 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 26 £45,000 +15.38%
Glasgow +9 17 £45,000 - 4
Dundee - 5 £27,500 -
Renfrewshire - 4 £40,500 -
Aberdeen +2 1 £43,500 +8.75% 1
Angus - 1 £40,000 -
Fife - 1 £47,500 -
Visual Studio
UK

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 84 (84.85%) C#
2 83 (83.84%) .NET
3 59 (59.60%) SQL Server
4 56 (56.57%) JavaScript
5 45 (45.45%) ASP.NET
6 44 (44.44%) MVC
7 39 (39.39%) HTML
8 37 (37.37%) Microsoft
9 36 (36.36%) CSS
10 34 (34.34%) Microsoft Azure
11 33 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (31.31%) Finance
13 24 (24.24%) Web Development
14 23 (23.23%) SDLC
15 22 (22.22%) Marketing
15 22 (22.22%) Git (software)
15 22 (22.22%) MS Excel
15 22 (22.22%) XML
15 22 (22.22%) SQL
16 19 (19.19%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (17.17%) .NET Framework
18 16 (16.16%) Subversion
18 16 (16.16%) CMS
18 16 (16.16%) AngularJS
19 15 (15.15%) SharePoint
19 15 (15.15%) Web Services
19 15 (15.15%) JIRA
19 15 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
19 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
20 13 (13.13%) Scrum

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 16 (16.16%) CMS
2 15 (15.15%) SharePoint
3 12 (12.12%) IIS
4 11 (11.11%) Umbraco
5 9 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (7.07%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.02%) Drupal
8 1 (1.01%) Apache
8 1 (1.01%) Jetty
8 1 (1.01%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.02%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Magento
2 1 (1.01%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 34 (34.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (13.13%) SaaS
3 7 (7.07%) GitHub
4 3 (3.03%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) HTTP
1 1 (1.01%) RS-232
1 1 (1.01%) RS-485
1 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (59.60%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (13.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (12.12%) Relational Database
5 11 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (8.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (7.07%) MySQL
9 3 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (2.02%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.01%) ArangoDB
11 1 (1.01%) Big Data
11 1 (1.01%) BigQuery
11 1 (1.01%) Data Lake
11 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.01%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 22 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 19 (19.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (16.16%) Subversion
4 15 (15.15%) JIRA
5 8 (8.08%) Eclipse
6 7 (7.07%) Redmine
6 7 (7.07%) TortoiseSVN
7 6 (6.06%) Selenium
8 5 (5.05%) SpecFlow
9 4 (4.04%) Jenkins
10 3 (3.03%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.02%) Grunt
12 1 (1.01%) JUnit
12 1 (1.01%) Maven
12 1 (1.01%) MorphX
12 1 (1.01%) NSubstitute
12 1 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 31 (31.31%) Finance
2 22 (22.22%) Marketing
3 3 (3.03%) Banking
3 3 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.02%) Automotive
4 2 (2.02%) Law
5 1 (1.01%) Back Office
5 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (70.71%) Developer
2 25 (25.25%) C# Developer
2 25 (25.25%) Software Developer
3 22 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 16 (16.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (14.14%) Web Developer
6 12 (12.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
7 11 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 9 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (9.09%) SQL Developer
9 7 (7.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Lead Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Software Engineer
11 5 (5.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (5.05%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (5.05%) Senior SQL Developer
11 5 (5.05%) SharePoint Engineer
11 5 (5.05%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (83.84%) .NET
2 45 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 39 (39.39%) HTML
4 36 (36.36%) CSS
5 22 (22.22%) XML
6 17 (17.17%) .NET Framework
7 16 (16.16%) AngularJS
8 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (15.15%) Web Services
9 12 (12.12%) HTML5
9 12 (12.12%) jQuery
9 12 (12.12%) WCF
10 9 (9.09%) REST
10 9 (9.09%) SOAP
10 9 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (8.08%) Backbone.js
12 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (7.07%) JSON
12 7 (7.07%) LINQ
12 7 (7.07%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (12.12%) User Experience
2 9 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.05%) Mathematics
4 5 (5.05%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.04%) Taxonomies
6 3 (3.03%) Data Integration
6 3 (3.03%) FMCG
7 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.01%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.01%) Pricing Data
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.13%) Windows
2 4 (4.04%) Android
2 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.02%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.01%) Linux
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.44%) MVC
2 33 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (24.24%) Web Development
4 23 (23.23%) SDLC
5 13 (13.13%) Asset Management
5 13 (13.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (13.13%) OO
5 13 (13.13%) Scrum
6 11 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 10 (10.10%) Project Management
7 10 (10.10%) Unit Testing
8 9 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 8 (8.08%) Content Management
9 8 (8.08%) Process Improvement
10 7 (7.07%) Load Testing
10 7 (7.07%) Resource Management
10 7 (7.07%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (6.06%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (84.85%) C#
2 56 (56.57%) JavaScript
3 22 (22.22%) SQL
4 13 (13.13%) T-SQL
5 10 (10.10%) Java
6 9 (9.09%) Python
7 8 (8.08%) PowerShell
8 7 (7.07%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.03%) R
10 2 (2.02%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.02%) Ruby
10 2 (2.02%) VBA
11 1 (1.01%) C
11 1 (1.01%) C++
11 1 (1.01%) Perl
11 1 (1.01%) PHP
11 1 (1.01%) VBScript
11 1 (1.01%) X++
11 1 (1.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) HND
2 1 (1.01%) ISEB
2 1 (1.01%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 37 (37.37%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.10%) Oracle
3 9 (9.09%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.04%) Xamarin
5 3 (3.03%) Google
5 3 (3.03%) Tableau
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe
6 1 (1.01%) Cegedim Rx
6 1 (1.01%) Charles River
6 1 (1.01%) HP
6 1 (1.01%) MuleSoft
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