The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank - 51 28
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 0 17 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 3.51% 9.14%
As % of the Development Applications category - 22.08% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 46
Median salary - £35,250 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.43%  
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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 101 77 122
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 22.44% 15.88% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 93 70 112
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,109 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Visual Studio in Tyne and Wear

Visual Studio
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (100.00%) Analytics
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 6 (85.71%) Data Integration
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) Maximo
3 5 (71.43%) IBM
3 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
5 3 (42.86%) Document Management
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 1 (14.29%) MS Excel

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
3 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 7 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Analytics
1 7 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 6 (85.71%) Data Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) Document Management
4 3 (42.86%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £36,725 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago