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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 37 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 23 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.07% 6.70% 4.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.10% 38.36% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 12
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £22,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
62 73 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 16.36% 17.46% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 60 70 28
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,750 £47,218
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 50 (87.72%) .NET
2 43 (75.44%) SQL Server
2 43 (75.44%) C#
3 40 (70.18%) Microsoft
3 40 (70.18%) ASP.NET
4 35 (61.40%) JavaScript
5 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (45.61%) MVC
8 25 (43.86%) SQL
9 24 (42.11%) Waterfall
10 20 (35.09%) SaaS
11 19 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (33.33%) Use Case
12 18 (31.58%) Project Management
13 17 (29.82%) IIS
13 17 (29.82%) Line Management
13 17 (29.82%) Product Management
14 16 (28.07%) ERP
14 16 (28.07%) JIRA
15 15 (26.32%) QA
16 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (24.56%) Multithreading
16 14 (24.56%) Unit Testing
16 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
16 14 (24.56%) Heroku
16 14 (24.56%) REST
16 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
16 14 (24.56%) Release Management

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (29.82%) IIS
2 14 (24.56%) MS Exchange
3 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.26%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.51%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (35.09%) SaaS
2 14 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (24.56%) Heroku
2 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (24.56%) HTTP
1 14 (24.56%) SSL
2 8 (14.04%) Intranet
3 2 (3.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (75.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) MySQL
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.51%) DTS
4 2 (3.51%) OLAP
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) MS Access
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (28.07%) JIRA
3 14 (24.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.75%) Firebug
4 1 (1.75%) MSTest
4 1 (1.75%) Selenium
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Marketing
3 5 (8.77%) Games
4 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (71.93%) Developer
2 24 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 23 (40.35%) C# Developer
4 16 (28.07%) Software Developer
5 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (19.30%) Lead C# Developer
6 11 (19.30%) Lead Developer
7 10 (17.54%) HTML Developer
8 9 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (14.04%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (14.04%) Lead Software Developer
9 8 (14.04%) Principal Developer
10 7 (12.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (8.77%) Analyst
11 5 (8.77%) Product Manager
11 5 (8.77%) Software Manager
11 5 (8.77%) Software Product Manager
11 5 (8.77%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (87.72%) .NET
2 40 (70.18%) ASP.NET
3 14 (24.56%) REST
3 14 (24.56%) Web Services
4 13 (22.81%) HTML
5 12 (21.05%) jQuery
6 11 (19.30%) CSS
7 9 (15.79%) HTML5
8 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
8 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (10.53%) Ajax
9 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (7.02%) CSS3
11 3 (5.26%) Entity Framework
11 3 (5.26%) XML
12 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
13 1 (1.75%) Castle Windsor
13 1 (1.75%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (1.75%) Ninject
13 1 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (14.04%) Social Media
4 7 (12.28%) Mobile App
5 5 (8.77%) iPhone
5 5 (8.77%) User Experience
6 2 (3.51%) Internet of Things
6 2 (3.51%) NHS
6 2 (3.51%) W3C
7 1 (1.75%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.75%) Neural Network
7 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Android
1 5 (8.77%) Mac OS X
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (45.61%) MVC
3 24 (42.11%) Waterfall
4 19 (33.33%) Use Case
5 18 (31.58%) Project Management
6 17 (29.82%) Line Management
6 17 (29.82%) Product Management
7 16 (28.07%) ERP
8 14 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (24.56%) CRM
8 14 (24.56%) Multithreading
8 14 (24.56%) Release Management
8 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
8 14 (24.56%) Unit Testing
9 9 (15.79%) OO
10 8 (14.04%) Service Delivery
10 8 (14.04%) Workflow
11 5 (8.77%) Mobile Development
11 5 (8.77%) SDLC
11 5 (8.77%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (75.44%) C#
2 35 (61.40%) JavaScript
3 25 (43.86%) SQL
4 9 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.02%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.51%) Java
6 2 (3.51%) VB
7 1 (1.75%) PHP
7 1 (1.75%) VB6
7 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.51%) Degree
3 1 (1.75%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.32%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) HL7
3 1 (1.75%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 40 (70.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) Sybase
3 5 (8.77%) Apple
4 2 (3.51%) Cerner
4 2 (3.51%) McKesson
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