The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 65 75 62
Rank change year-on-year +10 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 27 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.44% 1.44% 2.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.95% 11.24% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 26
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 226 169 170
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 20.40% 12.78% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 138 128 111
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 £34,000 £32,500 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Edinburgh

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Edinburgh

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Edinburgh

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 59 (96.72%) C#
2 56 (91.80%) .NET
3 44 (72.13%) SQL Server
4 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (68.85%) Microsoft
6 38 (62.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 36 (59.02%) Scrum
8 35 (57.38%) Finance
8 35 (57.38%) ASP.NET
9 31 (50.82%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (44.26%) AngularJS
11 26 (42.62%) TDD
11 26 (42.62%) MVC
12 25 (40.98%) .NET Framework
13 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
14 20 (32.79%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (31.15%) OO
16 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web API
18 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Azure
18 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
19 13 (21.31%) CSS
20 12 (19.67%) SQL
20 12 (19.67%) NUnit
20 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
21 11 (18.03%) HTML
22 10 (16.39%) Subversion
22 10 (16.39%) SpecFlow
22 10 (16.39%) Degree
22 10 (16.39%) Selenium

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (8.20%) CMS
2 3 (4.92%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.28%) IIS
3 2 (3.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.56%) iPaaS
2 4 (6.56%) PaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (72.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.64%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 38 (62.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (19.67%) NUnit
3 10 (16.39%) Git (software)
3 10 (16.39%) Selenium
3 10 (16.39%) SpecFlow
3 10 (16.39%) Subversion
4 9 (14.75%) MSTest
4 9 (14.75%) WebDriver
5 5 (8.20%) Eclipse
5 5 (8.20%) Jenkins
5 5 (8.20%) JUnit
5 5 (8.20%) Maven
5 5 (8.20%) NSubstitute
6 3 (4.92%) Jasmine
6 3 (4.92%) Moq
General
1 35 (57.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Developer
2 18 (29.51%) Programmer
3 16 (26.23%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 16 (26.23%) .NET Programmer
3 16 (26.23%) Analyst
3 16 (26.23%) Analyst Programmer
4 15 (24.59%) C# Programmer
5 11 (18.03%) Test Engineer
6 10 (16.39%) Test Automation Engineer
7 9 (14.75%) C# Developer
8 8 (13.11%) Programme Support Analyst
8 8 (13.11%) Support Analyst
8 8 (13.11%) Support Analyst Programmer
9 6 (9.84%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
10 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
11 4 (6.56%) QA Automation Engineer
11 4 (6.56%) QA Engineer
11 4 (6.56%) QA Test Engineer
11 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (91.80%) .NET
2 35 (57.38%) ASP.NET
3 27 (44.26%) AngularJS
4 25 (40.98%) .NET Framework
5 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (21.31%) CSS
8 11 (18.03%) HTML
9 9 (14.75%) Gherkin
10 7 (11.48%) jQuery
11 5 (8.20%) Entity Framework
11 5 (8.20%) REST
11 5 (8.20%) SOAP
11 5 (8.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (8.20%) WCF
11 5 (8.20%) Web Services
11 5 (8.20%) XML
11 5 (8.20%) XML Schema
11 5 (8.20%) XSLT
12 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.92%) User Experience
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (70.49%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (59.02%) Scrum
3 31 (50.82%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (42.62%) MVC
4 26 (42.62%) TDD
5 19 (31.15%) OO
6 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
7 10 (16.39%) SDLC
8 9 (14.75%) Continuous Deployment
8 9 (14.75%) OOP
8 9 (14.75%) User Stories
9 6 (9.84%) Unit Testing
10 5 (8.20%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (8.20%) Software Architecture
11 4 (6.56%) Automated Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Data Management
11 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
11 4 (6.56%) Test Scripting
11 4 (6.56%) Web Development
12 3 (4.92%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 59 (96.72%) C#
2 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
3 12 (19.67%) SQL
4 7 (11.48%) Java
5 5 (8.20%) XPath
6 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.64%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) ISEB
2 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 42 (68.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) MuleSoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 2 (3.28%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.64%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) Tableau
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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