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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 36 29 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 22 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.47% 4.68% 2.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.43% 38.24% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 12
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £33,633
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -10.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,200 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
70 34 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 17.41% 12.23% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 67 32 69
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 (85.71%) .NET
2 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET
3 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 20 (57.14%) C#
4 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
5 16 (45.71%) HTML
5 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
6 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (40.00%) CSS
8 11 (31.43%) Ajax
9 10 (28.57%) jQuery
9 10 (28.57%) Windows
9 10 (28.57%) OO
9 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
10 9 (25.71%) MVC
10 9 (25.71%) Finance
10 9 (25.71%) Web Services
10 9 (25.71%) HTML5
10 9 (25.71%) .NET Framework
11 8 (22.86%) Dynamics CRM
11 8 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
11 8 (22.86%) CRM
11 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
11 8 (22.86%) Migration
11 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (20.00%) Scrum
12 7 (20.00%) VB

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (17.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (11.43%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.71%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.86%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.57%) Selenium
2 3 (8.57%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (8.57%) LoadRunner
2 3 (8.57%) Facilita Forecast
3 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.86%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) MSTest
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
3 6 (17.14%) SharePoint Architect
3 6 (17.14%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Junior
4 5 (14.29%) Graduate
5 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (85.71%) .NET
2 23 (65.71%) ASP.NET
3 16 (45.71%) HTML
4 14 (40.00%) CSS
5 11 (31.43%) Ajax
6 10 (28.57%) jQuery
7 9 (25.71%) Web Services
7 9 (25.71%) HTML5
7 9 (25.71%) .NET Framework
8 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (17.14%) XML
9 6 (17.14%) WCF
10 4 (11.43%) WPF
10 4 (11.43%) CSS3
10 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (8.57%) WinForms
11 3 (8.57%) SOAP
12 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
12 2 (5.71%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) DTV
2 1 (2.86%) E-Learning
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.86%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) OO
3 9 (25.71%) MVC
4 8 (22.86%) CRM
4 8 (22.86%) Migration
5 7 (20.00%) Scrum
6 6 (17.14%) Content Management
7 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.57%) UML
7 3 (8.57%) OOP
8 2 (5.71%) Automation Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.71%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.86%) TDD
9 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.86%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) SQL
1 20 (57.14%) C#
2 16 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
5 7 (20.00%) VB
6 4 (11.43%) Java
6 4 (11.43%) VB6
7 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Adobe
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
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