The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 29 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 5.95% 2.47% -
As % of the Development Applications category 22.00% 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Visual Studio
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

Development Applications Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
50 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 27.03% 13.58% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 36 5 14
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Durham

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Durham region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Stockton-on-Tees -9 1 £32,500 -
Visual Studio
North East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (84.21%) .NET
3 14 (73.68%) SharePoint
4 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
5 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
5 12 (63.16%) Intranet
6 10 (52.63%) ERP
6 10 (52.63%) C#
7 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (42.11%) CRM
9 7 (36.84%) Sybase
9 7 (36.84%) MySQL
10 6 (31.58%) Web Services
10 6 (31.58%) XML
10 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
10 6 (31.58%) EDI
11 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
12 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (15.79%) PHP
13 2 (10.53%) MS Office
13 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
13 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
13 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
13 2 (10.53%) Avaya
13 2 (10.53%) Social Media
13 2 (10.53%) Workflow
13 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
14 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
14 1 (5.26%) Relational Database

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (73.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (36.84%) MySQL
4 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) ASP Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Intranet Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
3 6 (31.58%) Web Services
3 6 (31.58%) XML
3 6 (31.58%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ERP
2 8 (42.11%) CRM
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Sybase
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Avaya