Period
to 23 April 2018

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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 49 122
Rank change year-on-year -54 +73 -48
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 65 97 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.63% 5.12% 1.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.19% 24.74% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 41 22 38
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £34,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -1.45% -13.75%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,525 £30,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £46,493 £54,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -2.60%

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 638 392 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 25.81% 20.69% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 442 198 265
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,050 £29,100 £30,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £55,000 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%

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 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 58 (89.23%) .NET
2 57 (87.69%) C#
3 32 (49.23%) JavaScript
4 28 (43.08%) WPF
5 27 (41.54%) HTML
6 25 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (36.92%) MVC
7 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET
7 24 (36.92%) MVVM
8 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (21.54%) CSS
9 14 (21.54%) Scrum
10 13 (20.00%) TDD
11 11 (16.92%) OO
12 10 (15.38%) SQL
12 10 (15.38%) Unit Testing
13 8 (12.31%) jQuery
13 8 (12.31%) .NET Framework
14 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
15 6 (9.23%) User Experience
15 6 (9.23%) Entity Framework
15 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
16 5 (7.69%) Java
16 5 (7.69%) Web Services
16 5 (7.69%) XML
16 5 (7.69%) Web Development
16 5 (7.69%) HTML5
16 5 (7.69%) Git (software)

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 3 (4.62%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.54%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) BlazeMeter
1 4 (6.15%) BrowserStack
2 3 (4.62%) GitHub
3 2 (3.08%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.54%) Ingres
3 1 (1.54%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.15%) Cucumber
2 4 (6.15%) JIRA
2 4 (6.15%) JMeter
2 4 (6.15%) Selenium
2 4 (6.15%) SpecFlow
2 4 (6.15%) Zephyr
3 2 (3.08%) Grunt
3 2 (3.08%) gulp
4 1 (1.54%) Moq
4 1 (1.54%) NUnit
General
1 2 (3.08%) Banking
1 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.54%) Advertising
2 1 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 58 (89.23%) Developer
2 38 (58.46%) C# Developer
3 8 (12.31%) .NET Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) Software Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.08%) C++ Developer
7 2 (3.08%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (3.08%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Umbraco Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (89.23%) .NET
2 28 (43.08%) WPF
3 27 (41.54%) HTML
4 24 (36.92%) ASP.NET
5 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (21.54%) CSS
7 8 (12.31%) .NET Framework
7 8 (12.31%) jQuery
8 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
9 6 (9.23%) Entity Framework
10 5 (7.69%) HTML5
10 5 (7.69%) Web Services
10 5 (7.69%) XML
11 4 (6.15%) REST
12 3 (4.62%) CSS3
12 3 (4.62%) JSON
12 3 (4.62%) LINQ
12 3 (4.62%) SOAP
13 2 (3.08%) XSD
13 2 (3.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) User Experience
2 5 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.15%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
2 2 (3.08%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.92%) MVC
2 24 (36.92%) MVVM
3 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (21.54%) Scrum
5 13 (20.00%) TDD
6 11 (16.92%) OO
7 10 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.69%) Web Development
9 4 (6.15%) BDD
9 4 (6.15%) Data Validation
9 4 (6.15%) Functional Testing
9 4 (6.15%) Performance Testing
9 4 (6.15%) System Testing
9 4 (6.15%) Test Automation
9 4 (6.15%) Test Management
9 4 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (6.15%) Validation
10 3 (4.62%) Collaborative Working
10 3 (4.62%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 57 (87.69%) C#
2 32 (49.23%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.38%) SQL
4 5 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (3.08%) C++
5 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle