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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 47 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 22 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.39% 2.33% 2.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.36% 15.00% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 13
Average salary £40,000 £33,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% -16.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,750 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,500 £52,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
103 100 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 20.56% 15.55% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 93 84 62
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -34.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +9 20 £40,000 +20.30% 3
Sunderland - 5 £50,000 -
Visual Studio
North East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 63 (91.30%) .NET
2 47 (68.12%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (53.62%) HTML
4 35 (50.72%) C#
5 34 (49.28%) CSS
6 32 (46.38%) ASP.NET
6 32 (46.38%) Scrum
7 31 (44.93%) SharePoint
8 29 (42.03%) HTML5
9 27 (39.13%) SharePoint 2010
9 27 (39.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 27 (39.13%) XSLT
10 26 (37.68%) InfoPath
10 26 (37.68%) Office 365
11 25 (36.23%) SQL Server
12 24 (34.78%) SQL
13 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
14 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
15 18 (26.09%) SC Cleared
15 18 (26.09%) Security Cleared
16 17 (24.64%) DV Cleared
16 17 (24.64%) MVC
17 16 (23.19%) .NET Framework
17 16 (23.19%) Team Foundation Server
18 14 (20.29%) Content Management
18 14 (20.29%) Migration
19 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
20 12 (17.39%) Waterfall
20 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
21 11 (15.94%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (44.93%) SharePoint
2 27 (39.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 27 (39.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (11.59%) IIS
4 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.35%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.90%) Zimbra
6 2 (2.90%) Kentico
7 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.45%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (37.68%) InfoPath
2 12 (17.39%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.90%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (37.68%) Office 365
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.25%) SaaS
3 5 (7.25%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) HTTP
1 5 (7.25%) SSL
2 3 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.35%) MS Access
2 3 (4.35%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.70%) JIRA
3 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.45%) JMeter
5 1 (1.45%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.45%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (1.45%) LoadUI
General
1 6 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.45%) Retail
2 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (69.57%) Developer
2 21 (30.43%) Designer
2 21 (30.43%) SharePoint Designer
3 18 (26.09%) Software Developer
4 13 (18.84%) Architect
4 13 (18.84%) SharePoint Architect
4 13 (18.84%) SharePoint Developer
5 11 (15.94%) C# Developer
6 10 (14.49%) .NET Developer
7 9 (13.04%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
7 9 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (11.59%) Solutions Designer
9 6 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Analyst
11 3 (4.35%) Report Analyst
11 3 (4.35%) Data Analyst
11 3 (4.35%) Report Writer
11 3 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
12 2 (2.90%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (91.30%) .NET
2 37 (53.62%) HTML
3 34 (49.28%) CSS
4 32 (46.38%) ASP.NET
5 29 (42.03%) HTML5
6 27 (39.13%) XSLT
7 16 (23.19%) .NET Framework
8 7 (10.14%) WinForms
8 7 (10.14%) jQuery
9 6 (8.70%) Web Services
10 5 (7.25%) REST
11 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (5.80%) XML
12 3 (4.35%) SOAP
12 3 (4.35%) XHTML
12 3 (4.35%) Silverlight
12 3 (4.35%) CSS3
13 2 (2.90%) Sass
13 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.35%) Social Media
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Windows
1 2 (2.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (68.12%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (46.38%) Scrum
3 17 (24.64%) MVC
4 14 (20.29%) Migration
4 14 (20.29%) Content Management
5 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
6 12 (17.39%) Waterfall
7 7 (10.14%) SDLC
7 7 (10.14%) Project Management
7 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing
7 7 (10.14%) Multithreading
8 6 (8.70%) OO
8 6 (8.70%) CRM
8 6 (8.70%) ERP
9 5 (7.25%) Service Delivery
9 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.25%) Release Management
10 4 (5.80%) Use Case
10 4 (5.80%) Product Management
10 4 (5.80%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 35 (50.72%) C#
2 24 (34.78%) SQL
3 23 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 7 (10.14%) Java
6 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.80%) VB6
7 4 (5.80%) VB
8 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.35%) C++
9 1 (1.45%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 18 (26.09%) SC Cleared
1 18 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 17 (24.64%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) Sybase
4 2 (2.90%) Adobe
4 2 (2.90%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.45%) HP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago