Period
to 21 September 2017

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 21 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > North East
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 78 40
Rank change year-on-year -5 -38 +32
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 19 40 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.65% 2.64% 6.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% 15.15% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 68
North East median annual salary £35,000 £34,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.45% -9.80% +10.87%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,533 £25,000
90th Percentile £40,500 £43,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 190 264 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.52% 17.39% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 165 227 286
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,438 £51,250 £50,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in the North East over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

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 21 September 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
Durham -13 11 £35,000 +13.77% 3
Tyne and Wear +11 8 £31,500 -10.00% 4
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 North East region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) C#
3 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) HTML
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (42.11%) AngularJS
7 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
7 7 (36.84%) R
7 7 (36.84%) Machine Learning
7 7 (36.84%) Ionic Framework
7 7 (36.84%) Apache Spark
7 7 (36.84%) SparkR
7 7 (36.84%) Angular 2
8 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
8 5 (26.32%) MVC
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
9 4 (21.05%) CSS
9 4 (21.05%) XML
9 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
9 4 (21.05%) jQuery
9 4 (21.05%) HTML5
9 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
10 3 (15.79%) XSLT
11 2 (10.53%) Quality Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) Apache Spark
2 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) Hadoop
3 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (10.53%) Power BI
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.26%) DTS
6 1 (5.26%) MS Access
6 1 (5.26%) MySQL
6 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
2 1 (5.26%) Rational Rose
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) .NET Developer
2 8 (42.11%) C# Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Angular Developer
3 7 (36.84%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
6 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Programmer
6 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Collaboration Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) AngularJS
4 7 (36.84%) Angular 2
4 7 (36.84%) Ionic Framework
4 7 (36.84%) SparkR
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) jQuery
6 4 (21.05%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (15.79%) XSLT
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (10.53%) Web Services
9 1 (5.26%) ADO
9 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET
9 1 (5.26%) SOAP
9 1 (5.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Machine Learning
3 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (10.53%) Data Extraction
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Microservices
5 1 (5.26%) System Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) R
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) VB6
5 1 (5.26%) X++
5 1 (5.26%) XPath
5 1 (5.26%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) IronPort
3 1 (5.26%) Xamarin