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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 39 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 24 44 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.43% 8.32% 4.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 34.29% 38.94% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 15
Average salary £46,250 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.30% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £22,000 £27,000
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
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
70 113 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.84% 21.36% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 67 110 32
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,750 £45,887
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +2 23 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Sunderland -2 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Visual Studio
North East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 56 (88.89%) .NET
2 49 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 49 (77.78%) C#
3 42 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 41 (65.08%) Microsoft
5 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
6 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (49.21%) SQL
7 31 (49.21%) MVC
8 30 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 24 (38.10%) Waterfall
10 20 (31.75%) Project Management
10 20 (31.75%) SaaS
11 19 (30.16%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (30.16%) IIS
11 19 (30.16%) Use Case
12 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
12 17 (26.98%) Line Management
12 17 (26.98%) Product Management
13 16 (25.40%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (25.40%) ERP
13 16 (25.40%) JIRA
14 15 (23.81%) QA
15 14 (22.22%) Release Management
15 14 (22.22%) Finance
15 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
15 14 (22.22%) MS Exchange
15 14 (22.22%) CRM
15 14 (22.22%) HTTP
15 14 (22.22%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 19 (30.16%) IIS
2 14 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 10 (15.87%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.94%) Umbraco
5 2 (3.17%) CMS
5 2 (3.17%) Kentico
5 2 (3.17%) Zimbra
Applications
1 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Cerner Millennium
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (31.75%) SaaS
2 16 (25.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (22.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.22%) HTTP
1 14 (22.22%) SSL
2 8 (12.70%) Intranet
3 2 (3.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.46%) MySQL
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.17%) DTS
4 2 (3.17%) OLAP
4 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) MS Access
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (25.40%) JIRA
3 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.59%) Firebug
4 1 (1.59%) MSTest
4 1 (1.59%) Selenium
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Marketing
3 5 (7.94%) Games
4 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (74.60%) Developer
2 30 (47.62%) .NET Developer
3 24 (38.10%) C# Developer
4 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (25.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (25.40%) Software Developer
6 13 (20.63%) Lead Developer
7 11 (17.46%) HTML Developer
7 11 (17.46%) JavaScript Developer
7 11 (17.46%) Lead C# Developer
8 9 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
8 9 (14.29%) SQL Developer
9 8 (12.70%) Lead Software Developer
9 8 (12.70%) Principal Developer
10 7 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (7.94%) Lead .NET Developer
11 5 (7.94%) Software Manager
11 5 (7.94%) Software Product Manager
11 5 (7.94%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (88.89%) .NET
2 42 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 14 (22.22%) CSS
3 14 (22.22%) HTML
3 14 (22.22%) REST
3 14 (22.22%) Web Services
4 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 13 (20.63%) jQuery
5 10 (15.87%) .NET Framework
6 9 (14.29%) HTML5
7 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (9.52%) Ajax
9 4 (6.35%) CSS3
10 3 (4.76%) Entity Framework
10 3 (4.76%) XML
11 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.59%) Castle Windsor
12 1 (1.59%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (1.59%) Ninject
12 1 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (15.87%) Mobile App
4 8 (12.70%) Social Media
5 5 (7.94%) iPhone
5 5 (7.94%) User Experience
6 2 (3.17%) Internet of Things
6 2 (3.17%) NHS
6 2 (3.17%) W3C
7 1 (1.59%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (1.59%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.59%) Neural Network
7 1 (1.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Android
1 5 (7.94%) Mac OS X
1 5 (7.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (49.21%) MVC
3 24 (38.10%) Waterfall
4 20 (31.75%) Project Management
5 19 (30.16%) Use Case
6 17 (26.98%) Line Management
6 17 (26.98%) Product Management
7 16 (25.40%) ERP
8 14 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (22.22%) CRM
8 14 (22.22%) Multithreading
8 14 (22.22%) Release Management
8 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 14 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 9 (14.29%) OO
10 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
10 8 (12.70%) Workflow
11 5 (7.94%) Mobile Development
11 5 (7.94%) SDLC
11 5 (7.94%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (77.78%) C#
2 38 (60.32%) JavaScript
3 31 (49.21%) SQL
4 11 (17.46%) T-SQL
5 7 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.17%) Java
6 2 (3.17%) VB
7 1 (1.59%) PHP
7 1 (1.59%) VB6
7 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.17%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) ISEB
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.81%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) HL7
3 1 (1.59%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (65.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) Sybase
3 5 (7.94%) Apple
4 2 (3.17%) Cerner
4 2 (3.17%) McKesson
4 2 (3.17%) Sitecore
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