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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
North East / Durham
Rank - 23 22
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 0 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 10.14% 1.82%
As % of the Development Applications category - 40.00% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 2
Median salary - £40,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
9 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 8.26% 25.36% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 29 10
Median salary £33,750 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.73% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,888 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
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 20 January 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 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) Node.js
5 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
5 2 (33.33%) Twitter
5 2 (33.33%) Big Data
5 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (33.33%) Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching

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 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Systems Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Node.js
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Twitter