The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 23 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 27.38% 32.47% 38.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.05% 32.47% 39.45%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 38
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,000 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
Developer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
82 77 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 97.62% 100.00% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 59 64 96
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Developer
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Durham region.

Developer Salary Trend in Durham

Developer
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Durham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Durham

Developer
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Durham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees 0 7 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Darlington +1 4 £37,500 +29.31%
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Durham region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 36 (66.67%) .NET
2 35 (64.81%) C#
3 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
5 27 (50.00%) MVC
6 26 (48.15%) JavaScript
7 25 (46.30%) ASP.NET
8 22 (40.74%) jQuery
9 21 (38.89%) HTML
10 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (31.48%) SQL
11 17 (31.48%) CSS
12 14 (25.93%) Scrum
13 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
13 13 (24.07%) Degree
14 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (22.22%) MySQL
14 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
14 12 (22.22%) PHP
15 10 (18.52%) OO
16 9 (16.67%) Web Application Development
16 9 (16.67%) HTML5
16 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (16.67%) Java
17 8 (14.81%) CRM
17 8 (14.81%) TDD
17 8 (14.81%) BDD
17 8 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
17 8 (14.81%) Marketing
18 7 (12.96%) PHP5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Durham region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Intranet
2 3 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (22.22%) MySQL
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 8 (14.81%) Marketing
2 4 (7.41%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (66.67%) .NET
2 25 (46.30%) ASP.NET
3 22 (40.74%) jQuery
4 21 (38.89%) HTML
5 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (31.48%) CSS
7 9 (16.67%) HTML5
8 7 (12.96%) Web Services
9 6 (11.11%) J2EE
9 6 (11.11%) Hibernate
9 6 (11.11%) Spring
9 6 (11.11%) WCF
10 5 (9.26%) CSS3
10 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 4 (7.41%) XML
11 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (7.41%) Kohana
11 4 (7.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Blog
2 4 (7.41%) Open Source
3 3 (5.56%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.70%) Physics
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Social Media
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) Android
2 5 (9.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (50.00%) MVC
3 14 (25.93%) Scrum
4 10 (18.52%) OO
5 9 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 8 (14.81%) CRM
6 8 (14.81%) TDD
6 8 (14.81%) BDD
7 7 (12.96%) OO PHP
8 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (7.41%) Service Management
10 4 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (7.41%) Data Management
10 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (7.41%) Progressive Enhancement
10 4 (7.41%) Graceful Degradation
10 4 (7.41%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (64.81%) C#
2 26 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 17 (31.48%) SQL
4 12 (22.22%) PHP
5 9 (16.67%) Java
6 7 (12.96%) PHP5
7 6 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 5 (9.26%) VB
9 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (7.41%) MCP
3 4 (7.41%) MCSD
3 4 (7.41%) MCSE
3 4 (7.41%) MCTS
3 4 (7.41%) MCITP
3 4 (7.41%) MCPD
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Facebook
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Durham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + incentives, pension, pmi
Posted: 23 days ago