Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 100 117
Rank change year-on-year +44 +17 -51
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 108 40 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.70% 1.82% 1.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.77% 8.02% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 25
Glasgow median annual salary £34,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £29,350 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £51,500 £52,500 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% +1.25% +3.90%

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

All Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 520 499 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 22.64% 22.65% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 254 245 274
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,750 £28,750 £31,475
90th Percentile £62,200 £60,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £40,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year +2.47% -2.99% +4.38%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Glasgow

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Glasgow

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 98 (90.74%) .NET
2 97 (89.81%) C#
3 90 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 86 (79.63%) MVC
5 83 (76.85%) SQL Server
5 83 (76.85%) Continuous Integration
6 73 (67.59%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (67.59%) HTML
7 69 (63.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 69 (63.89%) JavaScript
8 67 (62.04%) Scrum
8 67 (62.04%) TDD
9 23 (21.30%) CSS
10 20 (18.52%) WPF
10 20 (18.52%) Unit Testing
11 19 (17.59%) .NET Framework
11 19 (17.59%) OO
12 17 (15.74%) HTML5
13 16 (14.81%) Entity Framework
14 13 (12.04%) SQL
14 13 (12.04%) jQuery
15 11 (10.19%) CSS3
15 11 (10.19%) SharePoint
16 9 (8.33%) Microsoft
17 7 (6.48%) T-SQL
18 6 (5.56%) IIS
18 6 (5.56%) Windows
19 5 (4.63%) Finance
19 5 (4.63%) Web Services
19 5 (4.63%) XML

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 11 (10.19%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.56%) IIS
3 3 (2.78%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.85%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) BlazeMeter
1 2 (1.85%) BrowserStack
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Intranet
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (76.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.85%) Power BI
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.85%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (1.85%) Eclipse
1 2 (1.85%) JIRA
1 2 (1.85%) JMeter
1 2 (1.85%) Selenium
1 2 (1.85%) SpecFlow
1 2 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.85%) Zephyr
2 1 (0.93%) Clang
2 1 (0.93%) GDB
2 1 (0.93%) Sublime Text
2 1 (0.93%) Xcode
General
1 5 (4.63%) Finance
2 2 (1.85%) Law
3 1 (0.93%) Legal
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 97 (89.81%) Developer
2 72 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 16 (14.81%) .NET Developer
4 11 (10.19%) Mid-Level C# Developer
5 6 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 5 (4.63%) Build Manager
7 3 (2.78%) Analyst
8 2 (1.85%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (1.85%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (1.85%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (1.85%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (1.85%) Test Analyst
9 1 (0.93%) .NET Programmer
9 1 (0.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (0.93%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 1 (0.93%) Junior Developer
9 1 (0.93%) Junior Software Developer
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Developer
9 1 (0.93%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (90.74%) .NET
2 90 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 73 (67.59%) HTML
4 69 (63.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (21.30%) CSS
6 20 (18.52%) WPF
7 19 (17.59%) .NET Framework
8 17 (15.74%) HTML5
9 16 (14.81%) Entity Framework
10 13 (12.04%) jQuery
11 11 (10.19%) CSS3
12 5 (4.63%) Web Services
12 5 (4.63%) XML
13 3 (2.78%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.78%) SOAP
13 3 (2.78%) WinForms
14 2 (1.85%) JSON
14 2 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 1 (0.93%) LINQ
15 1 (0.93%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.78%) User Experience
2 2 (1.85%) Algorithms
2 2 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.56%) Windows
2 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.93%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.93%) Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.93%) Unix
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (79.63%) MVC
2 83 (76.85%) Continuous Integration
3 73 (67.59%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (62.04%) Scrum
4 67 (62.04%) TDD
5 20 (18.52%) Unit Testing
6 19 (17.59%) OO
7 4 (3.70%) CRM
7 4 (3.70%) MVVM
7 4 (3.70%) Release Management
8 3 (2.78%) Patch Management
8 3 (2.78%) Test Automation
9 2 (1.85%) BDD
9 2 (1.85%) Data Validation
9 2 (1.85%) DevOps
9 2 (1.85%) Front End Development
9 2 (1.85%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (1.85%) SDLC
9 2 (1.85%) System Testing
9 2 (1.85%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (89.81%) C#
2 69 (63.89%) JavaScript
3 13 (12.04%) SQL
4 7 (6.48%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.93%) C
6 1 (0.93%) C++
6 1 (0.93%) Java
6 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.93%) Perl
6 1 (0.93%) Python
6 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.93%) X++
6 1 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.85%) Adobe
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle
3 1 (0.93%) Reuters
3 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.93%) Sitecore