Period
to 27 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > North East
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 74 96
Rank change year-on-year -21 +22 -25
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 4 4 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.34% 0.50% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.72% 2.15% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
10th Percentile £26,475 " £27,950
25th Percentile £32,438 £33,750 £33,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.33% -11.76% +6.25%
75th Percentile £45,938 £45,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £49,875 £47,250 £51,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 232 186 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.93% 23.25% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 204 139 168
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £37,219 £35,125 £33,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £56,750 £51,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,500 £59,125
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in the North East

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Visual Studio in the North East.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in the North East

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Visual Studio in the North East over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in the North East

Visual Studio
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the North East region over the 6 months to 27 July 2021. 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
Durham +3 2 £30,250 -19.33% 1
Tyne and Wear -21 2 £46,250 -2.63% 9
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Azure
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (25.00%) HP Fortify
4 1 (25.00%) Fintech
4 1 (25.00%) Veracode
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
4 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Chocolatey
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Sprint Retrospective
4 1 (25.00%) SonarCloud
4 1 (25.00%) Public Sector
4 1 (25.00%) Postman
4 1 (25.00%) Azure Pipelines
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Pipelines
2 1 (25.00%) GitHub
2 1 (25.00%) NuGet
2 1 (25.00%) SonarCloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Chocolatey
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) GitLab
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (25.00%) Postman
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) YAML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Fintech
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Sprint Retrospective
2 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Fortify
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Veracode
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin