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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 32 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 27 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.80% 1.99% 2.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.40% 15.71% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 12
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
86 70 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.66% 12.66% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 68 61 52
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 28 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 28 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 64 (92.75%) .NET
2 58 (84.06%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (62.32%) Scrum
4 37 (53.62%) C#
4 37 (53.62%) HTML
5 35 (50.72%) CSS
6 33 (47.83%) SharePoint
7 32 (46.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 32 (46.38%) SharePoint 2013
8 31 (44.93%) Office 365
8 31 (44.93%) HTML5
8 31 (44.93%) XSLT
9 30 (43.48%) InfoPath
10 25 (36.23%) SQL Server
11 22 (31.88%) SC Cleared
11 22 (31.88%) Security Cleared
12 21 (30.43%) SQL
12 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET
13 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
13 19 (27.54%) MVC
13 19 (27.54%) Migration
14 18 (26.09%) Content Management
15 17 (24.64%) DV Cleared
15 17 (24.64%) JavaScript
16 16 (23.19%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (23.19%) .NET Framework
17 15 (21.74%) WinForms
18 12 (17.39%) Software Engineering
18 12 (17.39%) Unit Testing
19 11 (15.94%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 33 (47.83%) SharePoint
2 32 (46.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 32 (46.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (13.04%) IIS
4 7 (10.14%) CMS
5 5 (7.25%) Orchard CMS
6 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 30 (43.48%) InfoPath
2 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.45%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (44.93%) Office 365
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.35%) Heroku
3 3 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) HTTP
1 3 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.25%) NUnit
2 5 (7.25%) Moq
3 4 (5.80%) JIRA
4 3 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.90%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.45%) JMeter
6 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.45%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (1.45%) LoadUI
General
1 8 (11.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Back Office
2 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (65.22%) Developer
2 21 (30.43%) Designer
2 21 (30.43%) SharePoint Designer
3 18 (26.09%) Software Developer
3 18 (26.09%) Architect
3 18 (26.09%) SharePoint Architect
4 14 (20.29%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (20.29%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
5 13 (18.84%) C# Developer
5 13 (18.84%) SharePoint Developer
6 10 (14.49%) .NET Developer
7 8 (11.59%) Solutions Designer
8 7 (10.14%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.80%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (5.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Lead Developer
11 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
11 3 (4.35%) Development Manager
11 3 (4.35%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (92.75%) .NET
2 37 (53.62%) HTML
3 35 (50.72%) CSS
4 31 (44.93%) HTML5
4 31 (44.93%) XSLT
5 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET
6 16 (23.19%) .NET Framework
7 15 (21.74%) WinForms
8 10 (14.49%) Web Services
9 8 (11.59%) WPF
10 7 (10.14%) Entity Framework
10 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (7.25%) RESTful
12 5 (7.25%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 4 (5.80%) XML
13 4 (5.80%) SOAP
14 3 (4.35%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) N-Tier
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (84.06%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (62.32%) Scrum
3 19 (27.54%) MVC
3 19 (27.54%) Migration
4 18 (26.09%) Content Management
5 12 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 12 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 11 (15.94%) OO
6 11 (15.94%) Waterfall
7 10 (14.49%) CRM
8 9 (13.04%) Project Management
9 7 (10.14%) SDLC
10 5 (7.25%) Multithreading
10 5 (7.25%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (5.80%) TDD
11 4 (5.80%) 3D Modelling
11 4 (5.80%) UML
11 4 (5.80%) OOD
12 3 (4.35%) Service Delivery
12 3 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 37 (53.62%) C#
2 21 (30.43%) SQL
3 17 (24.64%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.94%) T-SQL
5 8 (11.59%) Java
6 6 (8.70%) VB
7 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.25%) VB6
8 3 (4.35%) C++
8 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.90%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) SC Cleared
1 22 (31.88%) Security Cleared
2 17 (24.64%) DV Cleared
3 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (27.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.49%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) HP
3 1 (1.45%) Citrix
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