The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
UK / Scotland
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 119 123
Rank change year-on-year +69 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 124 46 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.68% 1.60% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.79% 8.68% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 67 34 28
Median salary £37,500 £40,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.40% +5.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £50,000 £45,150
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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 544 530 451
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 20.54% 18.49% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 306 284 276
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.88% +13.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Scotland

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Scotland

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +60 77 £34,000 -22.28% 1
Edinburgh +9 42 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Aberdeen - 3 £45,500 - 2
West Lothian - 2 £29,250 -
Visual Studio
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 175 (88.83%) C#
2 170 (86.29%) .NET
3 160 (81.22%) SQL Server
4 139 (70.56%) ASP.NET
5 138 (70.05%) JavaScript
6 135 (68.53%) MVC
7 133 (67.51%) Agile Software Development
8 128 (64.97%) HTML
9 121 (61.42%) Continuous Integration
10 115 (58.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 113 (57.36%) Scrum
12 107 (54.31%) TDD
13 46 (23.35%) CSS
14 44 (22.34%) Microsoft
15 36 (18.27%) Finance
15 36 (18.27%) AngularJS
16 35 (17.77%) .NET Framework
17 34 (17.26%) Team Foundation Server
18 31 (15.74%) SQL
19 29 (14.72%) Unit Testing
20 24 (12.18%) jQuery
20 24 (12.18%) CMS
21 23 (11.68%) HTML5
22 21 (10.66%) Degree
23 19 (9.64%) OO
23 19 (9.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 18 (9.14%) Entity Framework
25 17 (8.63%) Computer Science
25 17 (8.63%) T-SQL
26 16 (8.12%) Java

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 24 (12.18%) CMS
2 11 (5.58%) EPiServer
3 10 (5.08%) IIS
4 5 (2.54%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.54%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.52%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.02%) Apache
8 1 (0.51%) FileNet
8 1 (0.51%) JBoss
8 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (5.08%) Photoshop
2 9 (4.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) iTrent
2 1 (0.51%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.54%) iPaaS
2 5 (2.54%) PaaS
3 4 (2.03%) GitHub
4 2 (1.02%) Office 365
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.51%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.06%) Intranet
2 1 (0.51%) DHCP
2 1 (0.51%) DNS
2 1 (0.51%) Internet
2 1 (0.51%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.51%) SAN
2 1 (0.51%) SMTP
2 1 (0.51%) Software-Defined Radio
2 1 (0.51%) SSH
2 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (81.22%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (6.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (6.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (4.57%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.05%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (2.03%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.03%) SSDT
8 1 (0.51%) MSDE
8 1 (0.51%) MySQL
8 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.51%) Power BI
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (17.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (6.60%) Eclipse
3 11 (5.58%) Jasmine
4 10 (5.08%) Maven
5 8 (4.06%) Dreamweaver
6 7 (3.55%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.05%) NetBeans
8 5 (2.54%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.54%) JUnit
8 5 (2.54%) NSubstitute
8 5 (2.54%) NUnit
9 4 (2.03%) JIRA
9 4 (2.03%) Moq
10 3 (1.52%) Subversion
11 2 (1.02%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.02%) MSI
11 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio Code
11 2 (1.02%) Xcode
12 1 (0.51%) GDB
12 1 (0.51%) SpecFlow
General
1 36 (18.27%) Finance
2 13 (6.60%) Marketing
3 7 (3.55%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.02%) Legal
5 1 (0.51%) Banking
5 1 (0.51%) Law
5 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 167 (84.77%) Developer
2 106 (53.81%) C# Developer
3 27 (13.71%) Mid-Level C# Developer
4 24 (12.18%) Software Developer
5 18 (9.14%) .NET Developer
6 9 (4.57%) C# Software Developer
6 9 (4.57%) Software Engineer
7 8 (4.06%) Analyst
7 8 (4.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (4.06%) Programmer
7 8 (4.06%) Senior Developer
7 8 (4.06%) Web Developer
8 7 (3.55%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (3.05%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 6 (3.05%) .NET Programmer
9 6 (3.05%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (3.05%) Analyst Programmer
9 6 (3.05%) Support Analyst
10 5 (2.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (2.54%) Support Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (86.29%) .NET
2 139 (70.56%) ASP.NET
3 128 (64.97%) HTML
4 115 (58.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 46 (23.35%) CSS
6 36 (18.27%) AngularJS
7 35 (17.77%) .NET Framework
8 24 (12.18%) jQuery
9 23 (11.68%) HTML5
10 19 (9.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (9.14%) Entity Framework
12 16 (8.12%) Web Services
13 15 (7.61%) CSS3
14 14 (7.11%) SOAP
15 13 (6.60%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (6.09%) Sass
17 11 (5.58%) XML
18 10 (5.08%) WPF
19 9 (4.57%) REST
20 7 (3.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.63%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.09%) User Experience
3 10 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.52%) Fintech
6 2 (1.02%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.02%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.51%) Clustering
7 1 (0.51%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.51%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.51%) IVR
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.51%) Pricing Data
7 1 (0.51%) Replication
7 1 (0.51%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.51%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.11%) Windows
2 4 (2.03%) Linux
2 4 (2.03%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.52%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.02%) Android
4 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.02%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.51%) Unix
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (68.53%) MVC
2 133 (67.51%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (61.42%) Continuous Integration
4 113 (57.36%) Scrum
5 107 (54.31%) TDD
6 29 (14.72%) Unit Testing
7 19 (9.64%) OO
8 15 (7.61%) Software Engineering
9 14 (7.11%) Front End Development
9 14 (7.11%) SDLC
10 13 (6.60%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (6.60%) Web Development
11 10 (5.08%) Content Management
12 9 (4.57%) Mentoring
12 9 (4.57%) Progressive Enhancement
13 7 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (3.55%) Cash Management
14 6 (3.05%) ETL
15 5 (2.54%) ERP
15 5 (2.54%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 175 (88.83%) C#
2 138 (70.05%) JavaScript
3 31 (15.74%) SQL
4 17 (8.63%) T-SQL
5 16 (8.12%) Java
6 5 (2.54%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.54%) XPath
7 4 (2.03%) C++
7 4 (2.03%) VB
8 3 (1.52%) C
8 3 (1.52%) Perl
8 3 (1.52%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.52%) Python
8 3 (1.52%) VB6
9 2 (1.02%) PHP
9 2 (1.02%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.02%) VBA
9 2 (1.02%) VBScript
10 1 (0.51%) COBOL
10 1 (0.51%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 21 (10.66%) Degree
2 6 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (3.05%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.51%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.51%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.51%) DO-178B
1 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.03%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.51%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.51%) Firmware
3 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) SCCM
1 1 (0.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (22.34%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.58%) Oracle
3 8 (4.06%) Adobe
4 6 (3.05%) Sitecore
5 5 (2.54%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.02%) Citrix
6 2 (1.02%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.51%) Google
7 1 (0.51%) Northgate
7 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.51%) Tableau
7 1 (0.51%) VMware
7 1 (0.51%) Xilinx
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