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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 26 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 43 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.50% 1.25% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 44.33% 7.41% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 4
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £30,751 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £37,500 £33,844
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
97 81 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.17% 16.84% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 72 74 64
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% +17.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,636 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 60 (95.24%) .NET
2 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (50.79%) C#
4 31 (49.21%) HTML
5 30 (47.62%) Scrum
6 29 (46.03%) SQL
6 29 (46.03%) SQL Server
6 29 (46.03%) CSS
7 28 (44.44%) ASP.NET
8 26 (41.27%) HTML5
9 23 (36.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 23 (36.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 23 (36.51%) SharePoint
10 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
10 22 (34.92%) Office 365
11 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
12 19 (30.16%) MVC
13 18 (28.57%) .NET Framework
14 17 (26.98%) Migration
14 17 (26.98%) OO
14 17 (26.98%) XSLT
15 16 (25.40%) T-SQL
15 16 (25.40%) Content Management
15 16 (25.40%) InfoPath
16 14 (22.22%) Web Services
16 14 (22.22%) Windows
16 14 (22.22%) WinForms
16 14 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
17 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 13 (20.63%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (36.51%) SharePoint
1 23 (36.51%) SharePoint 2010
1 23 (36.51%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (11.11%) CMS
3 6 (9.52%) IIS
4 5 (7.94%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (25.40%) InfoPath
2 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.76%) Photoshop
4 2 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.59%) MS Office
5 1 (1.59%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (7.94%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.59%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (34.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.94%) Moq
2 5 (7.94%) NUnit
3 3 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (3.17%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.17%) ReSharper
4 2 (3.17%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (1.59%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.59%) JIRA
5 1 (1.59%) JMeter
5 1 (1.59%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Advertising
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
3 1 (1.59%) Electronics
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (65.08%) Developer
2 17 (26.98%) .NET Developer
3 16 (25.40%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (25.40%) Architect
3 16 (25.40%) SharePoint Architect
3 16 (25.40%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 15 (23.81%) Software Developer
5 12 (19.05%) Designer
6 11 (17.46%) SharePoint Designer
7 6 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Junior Developer
7 6 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Graduate
7 6 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Junior
8 5 (7.94%) Solutions Designer
8 5 (7.94%) Lead Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Junior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (95.24%) .NET
2 31 (49.21%) HTML
3 29 (46.03%) CSS
4 28 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 26 (41.27%) HTML5
6 18 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 17 (26.98%) XSLT
8 14 (22.22%) WinForms
8 14 (22.22%) Web Services
9 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (17.46%) jQuery
11 10 (15.87%) Ajax
12 9 (14.29%) Entity Framework
13 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (11.11%) WPF
15 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
16 5 (7.94%) RESTful
16 5 (7.94%) CSS3
16 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 5 (7.94%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.59%) DTV
3 1 (1.59%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.59%) Open Source
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) User Experience
3 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.59%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (47.62%) Scrum
3 19 (30.16%) MVC
4 17 (26.98%) Migration
4 17 (26.98%) OO
5 16 (25.40%) Content Management
6 13 (20.63%) CRM
7 9 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 7 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 7 (11.11%) Project Management
9 5 (7.94%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (6.35%) TDD
11 3 (4.76%) OOP
12 2 (3.17%) UML
12 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
12 2 (3.17%) Coaching
12 2 (3.17%) Test Scripting
12 2 (3.17%) Domain-Driven Design
12 2 (3.17%) Parallel Programming
12 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.79%) C#
2 29 (46.03%) SQL
3 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.40%) T-SQL
5 12 (19.05%) VB.NET
6 7 (11.11%) VB
7 6 (9.52%) VB6
8 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.76%) Java
9 2 (3.17%) Delphi
10 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
1 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.87%) Oracle
3 2 (3.17%) Adobe
4 1 (1.59%) HP
4 1 (1.59%) Citrix
4 1 (1.59%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.59%) SAP
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