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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.85% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
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
7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 12.96% 1.47% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston - 1 £37,500 -
Visual Studio
Scotland

Visual Studio
Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) MVC

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft