Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 86 79
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7 -37
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 23 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.01% 1.08% 1.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.80% 6.71% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 16
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -17.07% +9.33%
10th Percentile £28,450 £21,400 £34,000
90th Percentile £58,000 £38,000 £45,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £31,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +26.98% -10.00% -12.50%

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 295 164 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 25.83% 16.03% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 251 145 152
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,920 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,150 £51,250
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +2 21 £40,000 +14.29% 12
Sunderland +2 2 £30,500 -10.29% 1
Visual Studio
North East

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 20 (86.96%) .NET
2 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
3 17 (73.91%) C#
4 14 (60.87%) MVC
5 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
6 9 (39.13%) Finance
7 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (26.09%) REST
8 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
8 6 (26.09%) Retail
8 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
9 5 (21.74%) Subversion
9 5 (21.74%) N-Tier
9 5 (21.74%) Office 365
9 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (21.74%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (21.74%) MVVM
9 5 (21.74%) RESTful
9 5 (21.74%) Load Testing
9 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (17.39%) OAuth
10 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (17.39%) SQL
10 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (17.39%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) Umbraco
3 2 (8.70%) CMS
4 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (21.74%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) NuGet
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
3 1 (4.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Power BI
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) RavenDB
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Subversion
2 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Retail
3 3 (13.04%) Advertising
4 1 (4.35%) French Language
4 1 (4.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Report Writer
5 2 (8.70%) SSRS Report Writer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Navision Developer
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
3 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (26.09%) REST
4 5 (21.74%) RESTful
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (17.39%) OAuth
6 3 (13.04%) JSON
7 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.70%) HTML
7 2 (8.70%) WCF
8 1 (4.35%) Angular 2
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.35%) Caffe
8 1 (4.35%) CSS
8 1 (4.35%) HTML5
8 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (4.35%) TensorFlow
8 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.35%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
3 5 (21.74%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (21.74%) Load Testing
3 5 (21.74%) MVVM
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
5 3 (13.04%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.70%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) Fortran
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Sitecore