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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 89 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 50.86% 30.11% 36.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 51.15% 31.46% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 77 28 29
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,350 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
174 89 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 99.43% 95.70% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 147 76 75
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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
Stockton-on-Tees 0 32 £50,000 +117.39% 2
Darlington +2 16 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Billingham 0 13 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Hartlepool 0 4 £28,000 -
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 87 (69.05%) .NET
2 82 (65.08%) C#
3 52 (41.27%) SQL Server
4 47 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (30.95%) Java
6 34 (26.98%) Finance
6 34 (26.98%) WinForms
7 32 (25.40%) CSS
8 31 (24.60%) OO
9 30 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 30 (23.81%) HTML
9 30 (23.81%) SQL
10 29 (23.02%) Windows
10 29 (23.02%) Microsoft
10 29 (23.02%) MVVM
11 28 (22.22%) Twitter
11 28 (22.22%) Scrum
12 27 (21.43%) .NET Framework
12 27 (21.43%) MySQL
13 26 (20.63%) TDD
14 25 (19.84%) Enterprise Software
15 24 (19.05%) jQuery
15 24 (19.05%) Kanban
15 24 (19.05%) Inversion of Control
15 24 (19.05%) Spring
15 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET
16 23 (18.25%) UML
16 23 (18.25%) Social Network
16 23 (18.25%) WPF
16 23 (18.25%) NUnit

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 17 (13.49%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.14%) Apache
3 5 (3.97%) nginx
4 4 (3.17%) JBoss
4 4 (3.17%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.79%) WordPress
5 1 (0.79%) MODX
Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.17%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.14%) Intranet
2 5 (3.97%) SSH
3 3 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (41.27%) SQL Server
2 27 (21.43%) MySQL
3 17 (13.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (7.14%) DB2
5 7 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 5 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (3.17%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (18.25%) NUnit
1 23 (18.25%) MSTest
1 23 (18.25%) Rhino Mocks
1 23 (18.25%) Moq
2 12 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 11 (8.73%) WatiN
3 11 (8.73%) Selenium
4 8 (6.35%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.17%) RSpec
7 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.79%) Gradle
8 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.79%) Subversion
8 1 (0.79%) Maven
General
1 34 (26.98%) Finance
2 5 (3.97%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.38%) Marketing
4 2 (1.59%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (69.05%) .NET
2 34 (26.98%) WinForms
3 32 (25.40%) CSS
4 30 (23.81%) HTML
5 27 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 24 (19.05%) Spring
6 24 (19.05%) jQuery
6 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 23 (18.25%) WPF
7 23 (18.25%) Spring.NET
7 23 (18.25%) Castle Windsor
7 23 (18.25%) Ninject
7 23 (18.25%) Unity DI Container
8 19 (15.08%) Java EE
9 16 (12.70%) Swing
10 15 (11.90%) WCF
11 14 (11.11%) JavaFX
12 13 (10.32%) HTML5
13 11 (8.73%) Web Services
14 9 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.84%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (19.05%) Inversion of Control
3 23 (18.25%) Social Network
4 3 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.59%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.79%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.79%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.79%) User Experience
6 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.02%) Windows
2 15 (11.90%) Linux
3 4 (3.17%) UNIX
4 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.59%) Android
4 2 (1.59%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (24.60%) OO
3 29 (23.02%) MVVM
4 28 (22.22%) Scrum
5 26 (20.63%) TDD
6 24 (19.05%) Kanban
7 23 (18.25%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (18.25%) Dependency Injection
7 23 (18.25%) UML
8 18 (14.29%) MVC
9 17 (13.49%) SOA
10 14 (11.11%) Software Delivery
11 13 (10.32%) ERP
12 12 (9.52%) CRM
12 12 (9.52%) Web Development
13 11 (8.73%) Performance Testing
13 11 (8.73%) OOP
14 6 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
15 5 (3.97%) Software Architecture
16 4 (3.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 82 (65.08%) C#
2 39 (30.95%) Java
3 30 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 30 (23.81%) SQL
4 22 (17.46%) C++
5 18 (14.29%) PHP
6 14 (11.11%) Ruby
7 12 (9.52%) Python
7 12 (9.52%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.97%) Perl
8 5 (3.97%) Clojure
9 4 (3.17%) VB
10 3 (2.38%) VB6
11 2 (1.59%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.79%) PHP4
12 1 (0.79%) C
12 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (13.49%) Degree
2 4 (3.17%) MCP
2 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 29 (23.02%) Microsoft
2 28 (22.22%) Twitter
3 23 (18.25%) Facebook
4 14 (11.11%) Sybase
5 6 (4.76%) SAP
5 6 (4.76%) Adobe
6 5 (3.97%) Oracle
6 5 (3.97%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (3.97%) Sencha
7 4 (3.17%) Lotus
8 2 (1.59%) Apple
9 1 (0.79%) Citrix
9 1 (0.79%) Avaya
Billingham, Cleveland
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Billingham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, 28 days hol
Posted: 3 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Bluetownonline
Salary: £19048 - £20253 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £35, 000
Posted: 3 days ago
County Durham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Darlington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Darlington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago