The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 2.17%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £25,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 West Lothian region.

Development Applications Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
10 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 17.54% 18.33% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 18
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,850 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian 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 West Lothian

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in West Lothian

Visual Studio
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft