The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 31 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 34 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.02% 2.21% 2.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 35.05% 19.35% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 10
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Visual Studio
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Development Applications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
97 62 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.88% 11.42% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 71 57 42
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,250 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 70 (93.33%) .NET
2 60 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (61.33%) Scrum
4 40 (53.33%) C#
5 38 (50.67%) HTML
6 36 (48.00%) CSS
7 35 (46.67%) SharePoint
7 35 (46.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 35 (46.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 34 (45.33%) Office 365
9 33 (44.00%) HTML5
10 31 (41.33%) XSLT
11 30 (40.00%) InfoPath
12 27 (36.00%) SQL Server
13 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET
14 23 (30.67%) SQL
15 22 (29.33%) SC Cleared
15 22 (29.33%) Security Cleared
16 21 (28.00%) Content Management
16 21 (28.00%) Migration
17 20 (26.67%) MVC
17 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
18 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
19 18 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
19 18 (24.00%) .NET Framework
20 17 (22.67%) DV Cleared
21 14 (18.67%) WinForms
22 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
22 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
22 12 (16.00%) OO

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 35 (46.67%) SharePoint
1 35 (46.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 35 (46.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (12.00%) IIS
3 7 (9.33%) CMS
4 5 (6.67%) Orchard CMS
5 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 30 (40.00%) InfoPath
2 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.67%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.33%) MS Office
4 1 (1.33%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (45.33%) Office 365
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.00%) SaaS
3 3 (4.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) HTTP
1 3 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.67%) Moq
2 5 (6.67%) NUnit
3 4 (5.33%) JIRA
4 3 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.67%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.33%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (1.33%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.33%) JMeter
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Retail
2 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (64.00%) Developer
2 21 (28.00%) Architect
2 21 (28.00%) SharePoint Architect
2 21 (28.00%) Designer
2 21 (28.00%) SharePoint Designer
3 19 (25.33%) Software Developer
4 17 (22.67%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (22.67%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
5 13 (17.33%) C# Developer
5 13 (17.33%) SharePoint Developer
6 10 (13.33%) .NET Developer
7 8 (10.67%) Solutions Designer
8 7 (9.33%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Lead Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
11 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Development Manager
11 3 (4.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (93.33%) .NET
2 38 (50.67%) HTML
3 36 (48.00%) CSS
4 33 (44.00%) HTML5
5 31 (41.33%) XSLT
6 24 (32.00%) ASP.NET
7 18 (24.00%) .NET Framework
8 14 (18.67%) WinForms
9 11 (14.67%) Web Services
10 8 (10.67%) Entity Framework
11 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (9.33%) WPF
12 6 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 5 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
13 5 (6.67%) jQuery
13 5 (6.67%) RESTful
13 5 (6.67%) Ajax
14 4 (5.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) N-Tier
1 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.33%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) Windows
2 2 (2.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (61.33%) Scrum
3 21 (28.00%) Migration
3 21 (28.00%) Content Management
4 20 (26.67%) MVC
5 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (16.00%) OO
5 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
6 10 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 10 (13.33%) CRM
7 9 (12.00%) Project Management
8 8 (10.67%) SDLC
9 5 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (6.67%) UML
9 5 (6.67%) Multithreading
10 4 (5.33%) OOD
10 4 (5.33%) TDD
10 4 (5.33%) 3D Modelling
11 3 (4.00%) ERP
11 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 40 (53.33%) C#
2 23 (30.67%) SQL
3 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.67%) T-SQL
5 7 (9.33%) Java
6 5 (6.67%) VB
6 5 (6.67%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.33%) VB6
8 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.00%) C++
9 2 (2.67%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) SC Cleared
1 22 (29.33%) Security Cleared
2 17 (22.67%) DV Cleared
3 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (1.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe
3 1 (1.33%) HP
3 1 (1.33%) Citrix
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago