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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 48 51 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 42.11% 38.93% 36.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.24% 40.80% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 20
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
111 125 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 97.37% 95.42% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 99 97 50
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £28,800 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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
Billingham +2 13 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Stockton-on-Tees -1 10 £50,000 +119.78% 4
Darlington 0 4 £25,000 -29.57% 2
Hartlepool - 4 £28,000 - 1
Newton Aycliffe - 3 £30,000 -
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 48 (71.64%) .NET
2 40 (59.70%) C#
3 30 (44.78%) SQL Server
4 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (34.33%) Windows
6 22 (32.84%) CSS
6 22 (32.84%) HTML
7 20 (29.85%) MVVM
8 19 (28.36%) Java
8 19 (28.36%) Scrum
9 17 (25.37%) jQuery
9 17 (25.37%) Finance
10 16 (23.88%) MVC
10 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET
10 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
10 16 (23.88%) SQL
10 16 (23.88%) MySQL
10 16 (23.88%) WinForms
11 15 (22.39%) TDD
11 15 (22.39%) NUnit
11 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
11 15 (22.39%) Moq
11 15 (22.39%) Inversion of Control
11 15 (22.39%) MSTest
12 14 (20.90%) Rhino Mocks
12 14 (20.90%) Castle Windsor
12 14 (20.90%) Ninject
12 14 (20.90%) Dependency Injection
12 14 (20.90%) Facebook
12 14 (20.90%) Twitter

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 6 (8.96%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) Node.js
2 2 (2.99%) JBoss
2 2 (2.99%) Apache
2 2 (2.99%) WordPress
2 2 (2.99%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.49%) MODX
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.99%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.99%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Magento
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Internet
2 4 (5.97%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (23.88%) MySQL
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) NUnit
1 15 (22.39%) Moq
1 15 (22.39%) MSTest
2 14 (20.90%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.48%) Subversion
5 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.99%) WatiN
6 2 (2.99%) Bower
6 2 (2.99%) Selenium
6 2 (2.99%) Xcode
General
1 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (71.64%) .NET
2 22 (32.84%) CSS
2 22 (32.84%) HTML
3 17 (25.37%) jQuery
4 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET
4 16 (23.88%) WinForms
5 14 (20.90%) Castle Windsor
5 14 (20.90%) Ninject
5 14 (20.90%) Unity DI Container
5 14 (20.90%) WPF
5 14 (20.90%) Spring.NET
6 11 (16.42%) .NET Framework
6 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (14.93%) Spring
8 8 (11.94%) Java EE
8 8 (11.94%) Swing
9 7 (10.45%) REST
10 6 (8.96%) HTML5
10 6 (8.96%) JavaFX
11 5 (7.46%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Inversion of Control
2 14 (20.90%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (20.90%) Social Network
3 5 (7.46%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) Open Source
5 2 (2.99%) Social Media
5 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.99%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.99%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.33%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
3 2 (2.99%) Android
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.85%) MVVM
3 19 (28.36%) Scrum
4 16 (23.88%) MVC
5 15 (22.39%) TDD
6 14 (20.90%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (20.90%) OO
6 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (20.90%) Kanban
7 11 (16.42%) UML
8 9 (13.43%) Web Development
9 8 (11.94%) SOA
10 6 (8.96%) Software Delivery
10 6 (8.96%) OOP
11 5 (7.46%) Software Architecture
12 4 (5.97%) ERP
13 3 (4.48%) Content Management
13 3 (4.48%) Time Management
13 3 (4.48%) OOD
13 3 (4.48%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (59.70%) C#
2 19 (28.36%) Java
3 16 (23.88%) SQL
4 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
5 13 (19.40%) PHP
6 12 (17.91%) C++
7 5 (7.46%) Python
8 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.48%) PHP5
9 3 (4.48%) VB
10 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.49%) PHP4
11 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.99%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.90%) Facebook
2 14 (20.90%) Twitter
3 5 (7.46%) Oracle
4 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.49%) VMware
5 1 (1.49%) Avaya
5 1 (1.49%) Adobe
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Darlington, County Durham
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
County Durham
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Salary: £45,000 to £55,000 depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Hartlepool, Cleveland
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Salary: 26,000 - 30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
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Darlington
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
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