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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 19 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 3.09% - 16.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Average salary £39,000 - £27,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
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 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 21.65% 12.80% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 8
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) Intranet
3 3 (37.50%) WinForms
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) MDX
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (62.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) WinForms
3 2 (25.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
County Durham
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago