The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 27 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 45 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.41% 1.68% 2.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.58% 10.31% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 11
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,001 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Visual Studio
North East

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

Development Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
134 97 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.05% 16.28% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 101 90 66
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +28 39 £34,000 -9.33% 3
Wallsend - 3 £25,000 -
Sunderland - 2 £50,000 -
Visual Studio
North East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 79 (83.16%) .NET
2 65 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (55.79%) C#
4 52 (54.74%) Scrum
5 45 (47.37%) HTML
6 43 (45.26%) CSS
7 42 (44.21%) SQL
8 34 (35.79%) HTML5
9 33 (34.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 33 (34.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 33 (34.74%) ASP.NET
9 33 (34.74%) SharePoint
10 32 (33.68%) Office 365
11 29 (30.53%) SQL Server
12 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
13 27 (28.42%) XSLT
14 26 (27.37%) InfoPath
15 25 (26.32%) Microsoft
16 23 (24.21%) .NET Framework
17 22 (23.16%) MVC
18 21 (22.11%) Migration
18 21 (22.11%) Content Management
18 21 (22.11%) Microsoft Certification
19 20 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
19 20 (21.05%) Degree
20 18 (18.95%) SC Cleared
20 18 (18.95%) Security Cleared
20 18 (18.95%) OO
21 15 (15.79%) jQuery
22 14 (14.74%) WinForms

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 (34.74%) SharePoint 2010
1 33 (34.74%) SharePoint 2013
1 33 (34.74%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.47%) IIS
3 7 (7.37%) CMS
4 5 (5.26%) Orchard CMS
5 3 (3.16%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (27.37%) InfoPath
2 9 (9.47%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.21%) Photoshop
4 3 (3.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.05%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 32 (33.68%) Office 365
2 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.16%) SaaS
3 3 (3.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) HTTP
1 3 (3.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (30.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.16%) MS Access
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.26%) NUnit
2 5 (5.26%) Moq
3 4 (4.21%) JIRA
4 3 (3.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.11%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.05%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.05%) JMeter
6 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.05%) Facilita Forecast
6 1 (1.05%) LoadUI
General
1 12 (12.63%) Finance
2 11 (11.58%) Automotive
2 11 (11.58%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.16%) Advertising
4 1 (1.05%) Retail
4 1 (1.05%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 62 (65.26%) Developer
2 26 (27.37%) Software Developer
3 21 (22.11%) Architect
3 21 (22.11%) SharePoint Architect
4 19 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (20.00%) Designer
4 19 (20.00%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 19 (20.00%) SharePoint Designer
5 17 (17.89%) .NET Developer
6 11 (11.58%) SharePoint Developer
7 10 (10.53%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.42%) Solutions Designer
9 6 (6.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Junior Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Junior
9 6 (6.32%) Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) Graduate
10 4 (4.21%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (4.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (83.16%) .NET
2 45 (47.37%) HTML
3 43 (45.26%) CSS
4 34 (35.79%) HTML5
5 33 (34.74%) ASP.NET
6 27 (28.42%) XSLT
7 23 (24.21%) .NET Framework
8 15 (15.79%) jQuery
9 14 (14.74%) WinForms
9 14 (14.74%) Web Services
10 10 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (8.42%) Entity Framework
12 8 (8.42%) Ajax
13 7 (7.37%) WPF
14 6 (6.32%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
15 5 (5.26%) CSS3
15 5 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 5 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.32%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.16%) E-Learning
4 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.58%) Windows
2 2 (2.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (54.74%) Scrum
3 22 (23.16%) MVC
4 21 (22.11%) Migration
4 21 (22.11%) Content Management
5 18 (18.95%) OO
6 13 (13.68%) CRM
7 12 (12.63%) Unit Testing
8 11 (11.58%) SDLC
9 10 (10.53%) Waterfall
10 9 (9.47%) Project Management
11 8 (8.42%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.26%) Web Development
12 5 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (5.26%) Multithreading
13 4 (4.21%) Test Scripting
13 4 (4.21%) TDD
14 3 (3.16%) Service Delivery
14 3 (3.16%) ERP
14 3 (3.16%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (55.79%) C#
2 42 (44.21%) SQL
3 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.74%) T-SQL
5 9 (9.47%) VB.NET
6 6 (6.32%) VB
7 5 (5.26%) VB6
8 4 (4.21%) Java
9 3 (3.16%) C++
9 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.11%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (22.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (21.05%) Degree
3 18 (18.95%) SC Cleared
3 18 (18.95%) Security Cleared
4 13 (13.68%) DV Cleared
5 11 (11.58%) MCPD
5 11 (11.58%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.68%) Oracle
3 3 (3.16%) Adobe
4 1 (1.05%) HP
4 1 (1.05%) Citrix
4 1 (1.05%) Business Objects
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