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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
England / North East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 70 37
Rank change year-on-year +7 -33  
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 8 18 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.39% 2.24% 7.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.34% 15.00% 28.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 29
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 109 120 202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 18.96% 14.91% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 99 112 161
Median salary £37,500 £37,900 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% -5.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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
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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham -4 6 £35,000 +13.77%
Tyne and Wear +4 2 £32,000 -8.57% 2
Visual Studio
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) Ionic Framework
3 8 (72.73%) Apache Spark
3 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
3 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
3 8 (72.73%) R
3 8 (72.73%) Machine Learning
3 8 (72.73%) SparkR
3 8 (72.73%) Angular 2
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) ISEB
5 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) Cucumber

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 8 (72.73%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) .NET Developer
1 9 (81.82%) C# .NET Developer
1 9 (81.82%) C# Developer
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Angular Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) Angular 2
3 8 (72.73%) AngularJS
3 8 (72.73%) Ionic Framework
3 8 (72.73%) SparkR
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Machine Learning
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) R
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gateshead
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago