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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 26 35 16
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 2.13% 4.27% 5.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% 25.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Median salary £34,712 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.22% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
21 36 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 14.89% 17.06% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 14
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 6 December 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) MVC
2 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) jQuery
3 15 (88.24%) Mobile App
3 15 (88.24%) Web Services
4 13 (76.47%) SQL
4 13 (76.47%) OOP
4 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
4 13 (76.47%) IIS
4 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
4 13 (76.47%) CSS
4 13 (76.47%) HTML
4 13 (76.47%) NHS
4 13 (76.47%) Project Management
4 13 (76.47%) Mobile Application Development
4 13 (76.47%) Twitter
4 13 (76.47%) AngularJS
4 13 (76.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 13 (76.47%) .NET Framework
4 13 (76.47%) HTML5
4 13 (76.47%) Node.js
5 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
5 8 (47.06%) Web Development
6 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
6 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (41.18%) SharePoint 2013

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (76.47%) IIS
2 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 7 (41.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (35.29%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
1 16 (94.12%) jQuery
2 15 (88.24%) Web Services
3 13 (76.47%) .NET Framework
3 13 (76.47%) AngularJS
3 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
3 13 (76.47%) CSS
3 13 (76.47%) HTML
3 13 (76.47%) HTML5
3 13 (76.47%) Node.js
3 13 (76.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Mobile App
2 13 (76.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (94.12%) MVC
2 13 (76.47%) Mobile Application Development
2 13 (76.47%) OOP
2 13 (76.47%) Project Management
3 8 (47.06%) Web Development
4 6 (35.29%) Front End Development
4 6 (35.29%) OO
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.76%) MapReduce
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
5 6 (35.29%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 13 (76.47%) Twitter