The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 68 40 66
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +26
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 18 53 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.28% 6.80% 1.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.25% 26.63% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 9
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £25,000 £24,002
10% offered a salary of more than £39,140 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Visual Studio
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Development Applications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
118 199 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.92% 25.55% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 110 158 94
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the North East region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in the North East

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in the North East

Visual Studio
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -26 14 £35,000 - 7
Durham +1 4 £30,764 -12.10% 2
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 32 (80.00%) C#
3 29 (72.50%) SQL Server
4 26 (65.00%) MVC
5 25 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 25 (62.50%) SQL
5 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
7 19 (47.50%) CSS
7 19 (47.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (45.00%) Web Services
8 18 (45.00%) HTML
9 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 16 (40.00%) IIS
10 16 (40.00%) Project Management
10 16 (40.00%) .NET Framework
10 16 (40.00%) jQuery
11 14 (35.00%) Scrum
11 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
11 14 (35.00%) OO
11 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
11 14 (35.00%) Windows
11 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (35.00%) HTML5
12 13 (32.50%) XML
13 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (30.00%) LINQ
13 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (40.00%) IIS
2 10 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.00%) CMS
4 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.50%) SaaS
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.00%) Heroku
4 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
1 2 (5.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (72.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (22.50%) CruiseControl
3 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.50%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 20 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 12 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 11 (27.50%) C# Developer
6 9 (22.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (22.50%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (15.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 6 (15.00%) Software Engineer
8 5 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (7.50%) Analyst
10 3 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (7.50%) Junior
10 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
10 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
10 3 (7.50%) PHP Web Developer
10 3 (7.50%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 25 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 19 (47.50%) CSS
4 18 (45.00%) HTML
4 18 (45.00%) Web Services
5 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 16 (40.00%) jQuery
7 14 (35.00%) HTML5
8 13 (32.50%) XML
9 12 (30.00%) LINQ
10 11 (27.50%) CSS3
11 10 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (10.00%) WCF
14 3 (7.50%) Ajax
14 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
14 3 (7.50%) Entity Framework
14 3 (7.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) NHS
3 3 (7.50%) User Experience
4 2 (5.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.00%) iPhone
4 2 (5.00%) Neural Network
4 2 (5.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.50%) Android
5 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) MVC
2 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (40.00%) Project Management
4 14 (35.00%) OO
4 14 (35.00%) Scrum
5 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (27.50%) Automated Testing
6 11 (27.50%) CRM
7 9 (22.50%) Business Analysis
7 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (22.50%) ITIL
7 9 (22.50%) TDD
8 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 4 (10.00%) Line Management
10 4 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (10.00%) OOP
10 4 (10.00%) Product Management
10 4 (10.00%) Use Case
10 4 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) C#
2 25 (62.50%) SQL
3 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.50%) PHP
7 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.50%) C++
8 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
1 1 (2.50%) ISEB
1 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Twitter
3 2 (5.00%) Apple
3 2 (5.00%) IBM
3 2 (5.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
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