Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England > North East
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 89 35
Rank change year-on-year -16 -54 +29
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 18 18 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.13% 1.36% 6.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.23% 6.67% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 91
North East median annual salary £30,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% -5.00% +15.94%
10th Percentile £23,000 £30,913 £28,750
90th Percentile £41,750 £45,000 £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 249 270 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.69% 20.45% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 219 216 229
North East median annual salary £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.84% -2.00% +4.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,813 £47,500 £52,500
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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 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
Tyne and Wear -8 13 £35,000 -15.15% 8
Durham -11 4 £25,000 -27.23% 1
Northumberland - 1 - -
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 (88.89%) C#
2 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (55.56%) MVC
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) HTML5
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
6 7 (38.89%) CSS
7 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
8 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
8 5 (27.78%) jQuery
9 4 (22.22%) WCF
9 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 3 (16.67%) SLA
10 3 (16.67%) JSON
10 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (16.67%) ITIL
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle
10 3 (16.67%) API Integration
10 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
10 3 (16.67%) Big Data

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 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (16.67%) Big Data
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Power BI
4 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) DTS
5 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.56%) MS Access
5 1 (5.56%) MySQL
5 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Software Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
5 3 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst Programmer
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) HTML5
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
4 7 (38.89%) CSS
5 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
5 5 (27.78%) jQuery
6 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (22.22%) WCF
7 3 (16.67%) JSON
7 3 (16.67%) RESTful
8 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 2 (11.11%) XML
8 2 (11.11%) XSLT
9 1 (5.56%) .NET Core
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (5.56%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) API Integration
2 3 (16.67%) Data Extraction
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) Deep Learning
3 2 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Fortran
5 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.56%) Xamarin