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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - 16 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 2.41% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £25,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
8 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 14.81% 19.28% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 0
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) PLINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Task Parallel Library

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) PLINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL