Period
to 18 June 2018

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 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 82 74
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8 -45
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 39 2 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.93% 0.25% 2.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.93% 1.03% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 30 2 30
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £33,750 £32,000 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.47% -9.22% -29.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,425
90th Percentile £49,775 £36,800 £52,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -17.65%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 280 195 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.04% 24.25% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 233 176 152
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,125 £28,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
North East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Visual Studio in Tyne and Wear

Visual Studio
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 34 £42,500 +21.43% 6
Sunderland - 1 £30,000 - 1
Visual Studio
North East

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 30 (76.92%) C#
2 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
4 25 (64.10%) .NET
5 21 (53.85%) MVC
6 20 (51.28%) Git (software)
7 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
8 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
9 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
9 14 (35.90%) HTML
10 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (30.77%) CSS
11 12 (30.77%) Windows
12 11 (28.21%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (28.21%) .NET Framework
12 11 (28.21%) Entity Framework
13 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
13 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
13 10 (25.64%) Scrum
14 9 (23.08%) TDD
14 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (23.08%) SDLC
15 8 (20.51%) DevOps
15 8 (20.51%) jQuery
15 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
15 8 (20.51%) CMS
15 8 (20.51%) Web Services
15 8 (20.51%) SQL

Visual Studio
Co-occurring 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 8 (20.51%) CMS
2 4 (10.26%) Confluence
2 4 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.26%) Kentico
2 4 (10.26%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (10.26%) Umbraco
3 3 (7.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.26%) Trello
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.56%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) DNS
1 3 (7.69%) Firewall
1 3 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) MS Access
4 1 (2.56%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (51.28%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (12.82%) Subversion
6 4 (10.26%) Bitbucket
6 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
6 4 (10.26%) JIRA
6 4 (10.26%) Moq
6 4 (10.26%) NSubstitute
6 4 (10.26%) NUnit
6 4 (10.26%) Qt Creator
6 4 (10.26%) ReSharper
6 4 (10.26%) TeamCity
7 3 (7.69%) Ant
7 3 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 5 (12.82%) Advertising
2 4 (10.26%) Electronics
2 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) .NET Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Software Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) C# Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Software Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Digital Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Junior
5 4 (10.26%) Junior .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Junior C# Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Junior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (64.10%) .NET
2 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
2 14 (35.90%) HTML
3 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (30.77%) CSS
5 11 (28.21%) .NET Framework
5 11 (28.21%) Entity Framework
6 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (20.51%) jQuery
7 8 (20.51%) Web Services
8 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
8 7 (17.95%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (12.82%) JSON
10 4 (10.26%) LINQ
10 4 (10.26%) Qt
10 4 (10.26%) Reactive Extensions
10 4 (10.26%) REST
10 4 (10.26%) WCF
10 4 (10.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Arduino
2 4 (10.26%) Life Science
2 4 (10.26%) User Experience
3 3 (7.69%) Clustering
3 3 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Unix
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) MVC
3 10 (25.64%) Scrum
3 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
3 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
4 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (23.08%) SDLC
4 9 (23.08%) TDD
5 8 (20.51%) DevOps
6 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 5 (12.82%) Coaching
7 5 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (12.82%) Functional Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Test Scripting
7 5 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (10.26%) Microfluidics
8 4 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) C#
2 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.51%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 5 (12.82%) C++
5 5 (12.82%) TypeScript
6 4 (10.26%) C
7 3 (7.69%) Java
7 3 (7.69%) Python
8 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO 13485
2 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Puppet
1 3 (7.69%) Terraform
2 1 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Atlassian
2 4 (10.26%) Atmel
2 4 (10.26%) Sitecore