Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
North East > Durham
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 44 30
Rank change year-on-year +17 -14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 15 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 6.20% 3.70% 6.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% 30.77% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 16
Durham median annual salary £46,750 £35,000 £30,764
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.57% +13.77% -21.12%
10th Percentile £29,750 £35,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £44,500 £32,994
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.26% -16.88%

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 45 39 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 18.60% 12.04% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 40 36 51
Durham median annual salary £40,000 £35,047 £30,764
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.13% +13.92% -23.09%
10th Percentile £28,400 £30,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £43,750
North East median annual salary £45,000 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +22.45% -2.00% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Durham

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Durham

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Durham over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Durham

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Durham region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees +9 7 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Darlington - 2 £46,000 -
Newton Aycliffe - 1 £40,000 - 1
Visual Studio
North East

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Scrum
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (53.33%) DevOps
4 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
4 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 7 (46.67%) .NET
6 6 (40.00%) Linux
6 6 (40.00%) Python
6 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
6 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (40.00%) RavenDB
6 6 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 4 (26.67%) GitHub
8 4 (26.67%) NuGet
8 4 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (26.67%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (26.67%) R
8 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
8 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (26.67%) Parallel Programming
8 4 (26.67%) CUDA

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (26.67%) GitHub
2 4 (26.67%) NuGet
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (13.33%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) RavenDB
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Subversion
2 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Lead DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (26.67%) Angular 2
3 4 (26.67%) JSON
3 4 (26.67%) OpenGL
3 4 (26.67%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (6.67%) OpenCL
6 1 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (6.67%) REST
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) CUDA
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (60.00%) Scrum
2 8 (53.33%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (53.33%) DevOps
2 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Innovative Thinking
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) OOP
3 4 (26.67%) Parallel Programming
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) IT Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (40.00%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (26.67%) C
4 4 (26.67%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) MATLAB
4 4 (26.67%) R
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSD
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CITP
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) GDPR
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Infor
3 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards