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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
North East / Durham
Rank - 16 23
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 0 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 9.82% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category - 31.43% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 1
Median salary - £40,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
5 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 4.67% 31.25% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 8
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of job ads across the Durham region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Durham region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Analytics
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Back Office
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) C++

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft