Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
North East > Durham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 26 42
Rank change year-on-year -27 +16 -11
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 5 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 1.44% 6.30% 5.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.42% 31.48% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 15
Durham median annual salary £25,000 £30,764 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.73% -23.09% +6.67%
North East median annual salary £29,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -17.14% -12.50% +15.94%

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 48 54 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 13.79% 20.00% 21.98%
Number of salaries quoted 44 51 69
Durham median annual salary £35,470 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.60% -21.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,000 £29,650
90th Percentile £55,000 £41,250 £51,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 0 5 £25,000 -28.57%
Visual Studio
North East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Durham region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (60.00%) Data Extraction
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3

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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) MS Access
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Rose
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Programmer
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) ADO
5 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) DAO
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Extraction
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) MSF
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
3 1 (20.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle