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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 60 41 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 44.12% 32.28% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 45.11% 34.17% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 60 35 23
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £39,100
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
133 120 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 97.79% 94.49% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 118 90 65
Average salary £38,500 £33,695 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.26% +3.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 22 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 22 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
Stockton-on-Tees +1 20 £50,000 +119.78% 7
Billingham +2 13 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Darlington 0 9 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Hartlepool - 4 £28,000 -
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 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 57 (69.51%) .NET
2 52 (63.41%) C#
3 33 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (37.80%) SQL Server
5 26 (31.71%) Java
6 23 (28.05%) Windows
6 23 (28.05%) WinForms
6 23 (28.05%) MVVM
7 22 (26.83%) CSS
7 22 (26.83%) Finance
8 21 (25.61%) HTML
8 21 (25.61%) Scrum
9 19 (23.17%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (21.95%) Inversion of Control
10 18 (21.95%) OO
11 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
11 17 (20.73%) SQL
11 17 (20.73%) MySQL
11 17 (20.73%) TDD
11 17 (20.73%) NUnit
11 17 (20.73%) Social Network
11 17 (20.73%) WPF
11 17 (20.73%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (20.73%) Kanban
11 17 (20.73%) Spring.NET
11 17 (20.73%) MSTest
11 17 (20.73%) Rhino Mocks
11 17 (20.73%) Moq
11 17 (20.73%) Dependency Injection
11 17 (20.73%) Castle Windsor

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.66%) Apache
3 2 (2.44%) JBoss
3 2 (2.44%) CMS
3 2 (2.44%) Node.js
4 1 (1.22%) MODX
4 1 (1.22%) WordPress
4 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
2 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Magento
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) Internet
2 4 (4.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.80%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.73%) MySQL
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.22%) DB2
7 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (20.73%) NUnit
1 17 (20.73%) MSTest
1 17 (20.73%) Rhino Mocks
1 17 (20.73%) Moq
2 7 (8.54%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.32%) Selenium
3 6 (7.32%) WatiN
4 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.44%) Xcode
5 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.44%) Bower
6 1 (1.22%) RSpec
6 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 22 (26.83%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) Marketing
3 1 (1.22%) Retail
3 1 (1.22%) Legal
3 1 (1.22%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (69.51%) .NET
2 23 (28.05%) WinForms
3 22 (26.83%) CSS
4 21 (25.61%) HTML
5 17 (20.73%) WPF
5 17 (20.73%) Spring.NET
5 17 (20.73%) Castle Windsor
5 17 (20.73%) Ninject
5 17 (20.73%) Unity DI Container
6 16 (19.51%) jQuery
7 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET
7 14 (17.07%) Spring
8 13 (15.85%) .NET Framework
9 12 (14.63%) Java EE
10 10 (12.20%) Swing
10 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (10.98%) WCF
12 8 (9.76%) JavaFX
13 7 (8.54%) REST
14 4 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.17%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (21.95%) Inversion of Control
3 17 (20.73%) Social Network
4 5 (6.10%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.44%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.44%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.44%) Open Source
6 2 (2.44%) Social Media
7 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.05%) Windows
2 8 (9.76%) Linux
3 3 (3.66%) Android
4 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.05%) MVVM
3 21 (25.61%) Scrum
4 18 (21.95%) OO
5 17 (20.73%) TDD
5 17 (20.73%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (20.73%) Kanban
5 17 (20.73%) Dependency Injection
6 15 (18.29%) UML
6 15 (18.29%) MVC
7 10 (12.20%) SOA
8 8 (9.76%) Web Development
8 8 (9.76%) Software Delivery
9 6 (7.32%) OOP
9 6 (7.32%) Performance Testing
10 5 (6.10%) Software Architecture
11 4 (4.88%) ERP
11 4 (4.88%) Content Management
11 4 (4.88%) Time Management
12 3 (3.66%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 52 (63.41%) C#
2 26 (31.71%) Java
3 17 (20.73%) SQL
4 16 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 16 (19.51%) C++
5 14 (17.07%) PHP
6 7 (8.54%) T-SQL
7 6 (7.32%) Python
8 5 (6.10%) VB
9 3 (3.66%) PHP5
9 3 (3.66%) Ruby
9 3 (3.66%) VB6
10 2 (2.44%) Clojure
11 1 (1.22%) PHP4
11 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.44%) MCP
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
1 17 (20.73%) Facebook
1 17 (20.73%) Twitter
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle
3 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.22%) Sybase
4 1 (1.22%) Avaya
4 1 (1.22%) Apple
4 1 (1.22%) Adobe
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Billingham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-on-tees, County Durham
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £36,000 to £55,000 per annum £35-£55K Dep on experience.
Posted: 3 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Darlington
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + 25 days holiday + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Stockton on Tees Borough Council
Salary: From £30,978 to £33,857 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago