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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 39 47 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 22 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.38% 3.02% 2.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 26.83% 23.61% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 13
Average salary £38,750 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.97% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £25,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,800 £52,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
82 72 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.05% 12.79% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 72 63 58
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -20.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 56 (90.32%) .NET
2 44 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (51.61%) C#
3 32 (51.61%) HTML
4 31 (50.00%) Scrum
5 30 (48.39%) SharePoint
6 28 (45.16%) CSS
7 26 (41.94%) XSLT
7 26 (41.94%) HTML5
7 26 (41.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 26 (41.94%) SharePoint 2013
8 25 (40.32%) Office 365
8 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET
8 25 (40.32%) InfoPath
9 23 (37.10%) SQL Server
10 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
11 19 (30.65%) SQL
11 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
12 17 (27.42%) SC Cleared
12 17 (27.42%) DV Cleared
12 17 (27.42%) Security Cleared
13 14 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
14 13 (20.97%) Migration
14 13 (20.97%) Content Management
14 13 (20.97%) MVC
15 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
15 12 (19.35%) Waterfall
16 11 (17.74%) .NET Framework
17 8 (12.90%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 30 (48.39%) SharePoint
2 26 (41.94%) SharePoint 2010
2 26 (41.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (9.68%) IIS
4 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.61%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (40.32%) InfoPath
2 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (40.32%) Office 365
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.06%) SaaS
3 5 (8.06%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) HTTP
1 5 (8.06%) SSL
2 3 (4.84%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.68%) JIRA
3 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.61%) JMeter
5 1 (1.61%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.61%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (1.61%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.61%) Retail
2 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (72.58%) Developer
2 21 (33.87%) Designer
2 21 (33.87%) SharePoint Designer
3 18 (29.03%) Software Developer
4 13 (20.97%) SharePoint Developer
5 12 (19.35%) SharePoint Architect
5 12 (19.35%) Architect
6 11 (17.74%) C# Developer
7 8 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (12.90%) Solutions Designer
7 8 (12.90%) .NET Developer
7 8 (12.90%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 6 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.84%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (90.32%) .NET
2 32 (51.61%) HTML
3 28 (45.16%) CSS
4 26 (41.94%) XSLT
4 26 (41.94%) HTML5
5 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET
6 11 (17.74%) .NET Framework
7 7 (11.29%) WinForms
8 6 (9.68%) Web Services
9 5 (8.06%) REST
10 4 (6.45%) XML
11 3 (4.84%) SOAP
11 3 (4.84%) Silverlight
11 3 (4.84%) jQuery
12 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (3.23%) Ajax
12 2 (3.23%) WCF
12 2 (3.23%) WPF
13 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
13 1 (1.61%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.84%) Social Media
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Windows
1 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.00%) Scrum
3 13 (20.97%) Migration
3 13 (20.97%) Content Management
3 13 (20.97%) MVC
3 13 (20.97%) Software Engineering
4 12 (19.35%) Waterfall
5 7 (11.29%) Multithreading
5 7 (11.29%) Unit Testing
6 6 (9.68%) OO
6 6 (9.68%) CRM
6 6 (9.68%) ERP
6 6 (9.68%) SDLC
7 5 (8.06%) Project Management
7 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.06%) Release Management
8 4 (6.45%) Use Case
8 4 (6.45%) Product Management
8 4 (6.45%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) C#
2 20 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 19 (30.65%) SQL
4 7 (11.29%) T-SQL
4 7 (11.29%) Java
5 5 (8.06%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.45%) VB6
6 4 (6.45%) VB
7 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.84%) C++
8 1 (1.61%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) SC Cleared
1 17 (27.42%) DV Cleared
1 17 (27.42%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) Sybase
4 1 (1.61%) HP
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