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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 31 38 53
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 34 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.57% 2.96% 2.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 43.59% 28.13% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 9 11
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
78 32 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 17.37% 10.53% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 74 26 71
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £49,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 43 (95.56%) .NET
2 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (57.78%) C#
4 25 (55.56%) SQL
5 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 23 (51.11%) ASP.NET
7 20 (44.44%) HTML
8 19 (42.22%) CSS
8 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
9 17 (37.78%) MVC
9 17 (37.78%) Scrum
9 17 (37.78%) OO
10 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
11 15 (33.33%) HTML5
12 14 (31.11%) .NET Framework
12 14 (31.11%) T-SQL
12 14 (31.11%) CRM
13 13 (28.89%) SharePoint
13 13 (28.89%) Web Services
13 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 12 (26.67%) Windows
14 12 (26.67%) Migration
14 12 (26.67%) Finance
15 11 (24.44%) Ajax
15 11 (24.44%) Content Management
15 11 (24.44%) jQuery
15 11 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (24.44%) SharePoint 2010
15 11 (24.44%) Office 365
15 11 (24.44%) SharePoint 2013

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 13 (28.89%) SharePoint
2 11 (24.44%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (24.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (17.78%) IIS
4 7 (15.56%) CMS
5 5 (11.11%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) InfoPath
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.22%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.11%) Moq
2 5 (11.11%) NUnit
3 2 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.22%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.22%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 16 (35.56%) .NET Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (24.44%) Architect
3 11 (24.44%) SharePoint Architect
3 11 (24.44%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 8 (17.78%) Software Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Junior
5 6 (13.33%) Graduate
6 5 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Software Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Development Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (95.56%) .NET
2 23 (51.11%) ASP.NET
3 20 (44.44%) HTML
4 19 (42.22%) CSS
5 15 (33.33%) HTML5
6 14 (31.11%) .NET Framework
7 13 (28.89%) Web Services
7 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (24.44%) Ajax
8 11 (24.44%) jQuery
9 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (20.00%) WinForms
10 8 (17.78%) WPF
10 8 (17.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (11.11%) CSS3
12 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 5 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (11.11%) XSLT
12 5 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.22%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.22%) DTV
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) UNIX
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) MVC
2 17 (37.78%) Scrum
2 17 (37.78%) OO
3 14 (31.11%) CRM
4 12 (26.67%) Migration
5 11 (24.44%) Content Management
6 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Project Management
8 5 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.89%) TDD
10 3 (6.67%) UML
10 3 (6.67%) OOP
11 2 (4.44%) Domain-Driven Design
12 1 (2.22%) Web Development
12 1 (2.22%) Software Testing
12 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
12 1 (2.22%) Automated Testing
12 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) C#
2 25 (55.56%) SQL
3 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
4 14 (31.11%) T-SQL
5 9 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (13.33%) VB
7 5 (11.11%) VB6
8 3 (6.67%) Java
9 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.22%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) VCP4
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) Adobe
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix
4 1 (2.22%) SAP
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