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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 22 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 5.15% 1.57% 5.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.28% 16.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 4
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £32,500 £24,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
43 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 31.62% 9.45% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43 12 11
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Durham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Durham

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) ERP
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) Intranet
3 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
4 3 (42.86%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Android
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Avaya
6 1 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) CRM

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Avaya
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday