Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
North East > Durham
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 53 30
Rank change year-on-year +25 -23 +12
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 12 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 5.33% 1.78% 6.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.50% 13.33% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 17
Durham median annual salary £47,500 £30,000 £30,764
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.33% -2.48% -23.09%
10th Percentile £35,250 £25,000 £28,533
90th Percentile £51,250 £49,375 £35,796
North East median annual salary £40,000 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +26.98% -10.00% -12.50%

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 32 45 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 14.22% 13.31% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28 42 52
Durham median annual salary £44,000 £36,595 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.24% +16.17% -21.25%
10th Percentile £27,200 £25,100 £27,050
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £41,050
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -2 7 £47,500 +90.00%
Newton Aycliffe - 1 £40,000 - 2
Visual Studio
North East

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) C++
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
6 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (33.33%) RavenDB
6 4 (33.33%) GitHub
6 4 (33.33%) NuGet
6 4 (33.33%) Parallel Programming
6 4 (33.33%) CUDA
6 4 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (33.33%) R
6 4 (33.33%) Subversion
6 4 (33.33%) JSON
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (33.33%) OpenGL
6 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) C

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 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (33.33%) GitHub
2 4 (33.33%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) RavenDB
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 4 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Lead DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) MATLAB Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) Angular 2
2 4 (33.33%) JSON
2 4 (33.33%) OpenGL
2 4 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (8.33%) OpenCL
4 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) CUDA
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) DevOps
4 4 (33.33%) Innovative Thinking
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) OOP
4 4 (33.33%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) C
3 4 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) R
3 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle