Period
to 25 March 2019

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 25 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Studio
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 94 88
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6 -40
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 11 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.03% 1.41% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.66% 8.09% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 6
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £55,000 £33,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.96% -20.59% +13.33%
10th Percentile £33,850 £27,000 £37,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £43,875 £47,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £33,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.52% -15.63% +6.67%

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 236 235 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 22.12% 17.38% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 187 204 173
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £29,400 £28,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
North East median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +20.00% -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 25 March 2019.

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 25 March 2019. 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 11 £55,000 +69.23% 2
Visual Studio
North East

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
3 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (54.55%) REST
4 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (45.45%) Load Testing
4 5 (45.45%) RESTful
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (45.45%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (45.45%) MVVM
4 5 (45.45%) Office 365
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (36.36%) OAuth
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) Subversion
7 2 (18.18%) JSON
7 2 (18.18%) WCF
7 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) Scrum
8 1 (9.09%) Vue.js

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 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (27.27%) Subversion
4 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) French Language
2 1 (9.09%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (54.55%) REST
4 5 (45.45%) RESTful
5 4 (36.36%) OAuth
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) JSON
6 2 (18.18%) WCF
7 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (9.09%) Caffe
7 1 (9.09%) CSS
7 1 (9.09%) HTML5
7 1 (9.09%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) TensorFlow
7 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (9.09%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (45.45%) Load Testing
2 5 (45.45%) MVVM
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) API Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Vision
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Robotic Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Fortran
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
2 1 (9.09%) VB6
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore