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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 63 38 59
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +21
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 14 40 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.29% 7.39% 1.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.58% 29.85% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 9
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £25,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,380 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
96 134 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.71% 24.77% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 88 103 77
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,700
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +26.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear 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 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 30 June 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 13 £35,000 +1.44% 5
Sunderland +12 1 £34,000 -32.00%
Visual Studio
North East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 25 (86.21%) C#
3 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET
4 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
4 22 (75.86%) MVC
5 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
6 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
7 18 (62.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (51.72%) SQL
9 15 (51.72%) CSS
9 15 (51.72%) Web Services
9 15 (51.72%) HTML
9 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 14 (48.28%) T-SQL
10 14 (48.28%) Scrum
11 13 (44.83%) IIS
11 13 (44.83%) XML
11 13 (44.83%) OO
11 13 (44.83%) .NET Framework
11 13 (44.83%) jQuery
12 12 (41.38%) LINQ
12 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
12 12 (41.38%) Project Management
12 12 (41.38%) Windows
13 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (37.93%) CSS3

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 13 (44.83%) IIS
2 10 (34.48%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.45%) CMS
4 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.90%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (13.79%) SaaS
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Heroku
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
1 2 (6.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (31.03%) CruiseControl
3 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
4 3 (10.34%) JIRA
5 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 9 (31.03%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 18 (62.07%) .NET Developer
3 15 (51.72%) Software Developer
4 12 (41.38%) .NET Software Developer
5 11 (37.93%) C# Developer
6 9 (31.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (31.03%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (20.69%) C# Software Engineer
7 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
8 5 (17.24%) .NET Software Engineer
8 5 (17.24%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (10.34%) Analyst
10 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (6.90%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (6.90%) Junior VB.NET Developer
11 2 (6.90%) Lead C# Developer
11 2 (6.90%) Lead Software Developer
11 2 (6.90%) Principal Developer
11 2 (6.90%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) ASP.NET
3 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 15 (51.72%) CSS
4 15 (51.72%) HTML
4 15 (51.72%) Web Services
5 13 (44.83%) .NET Framework
5 13 (44.83%) jQuery
5 13 (44.83%) XML
6 12 (41.38%) LINQ
7 11 (37.93%) CSS3
7 11 (37.93%) HTML5
8 10 (34.48%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (13.79%) WCF
10 3 (10.34%) Ajax
10 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
10 3 (10.34%) WPF
11 2 (6.90%) REST
11 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Neural Network
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.45%) iPhone
3 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Android
5 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) MVC
2 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) Scrum
4 13 (44.83%) OO
5 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (41.38%) Project Management
6 11 (37.93%) Automated Testing
6 11 (37.93%) CRM
7 9 (31.03%) Business Analysis
7 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (31.03%) ITIL
7 9 (31.03%) TDD
8 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
9 4 (13.79%) Waterfall
10 3 (10.34%) Line Management
10 3 (10.34%) Product Management
10 3 (10.34%) Use Case
11 2 (6.90%) Analytics
11 2 (6.90%) Server Virtualisation
11 2 (6.90%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) C#
2 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
3 15 (51.72%) SQL
4 14 (48.28%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
1 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) IBM
2 2 (6.90%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.45%) Apple
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter
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