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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 44 20 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 40.37% 17.86% 48.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.90% 19.80% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 16 43
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £24,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
105 101 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 96.33% 90.18% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 77 75 96
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
Darlington +3 7 £32,000 -30.43% 1
Stockton-on-Tees -6 3 £35,000 +27.27%
Hartlepool +1 1 £25,000 -37.50%
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 82 (55.03%) SQL
2 66 (44.30%) .NET
3 61 (40.94%) CSS
4 60 (40.27%) JavaScript
4 60 (40.27%) C#
5 58 (38.93%) HTML
6 56 (37.58%) SQL Server
7 51 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (32.89%) jQuery
9 47 (31.54%) PHP
10 42 (28.19%) MVC
11 41 (27.52%) HTML5
12 39 (26.17%) Front End Development
13 37 (24.83%) AngularJS
14 34 (22.82%) Mobile App
15 33 (22.15%) Node.js
16 32 (21.48%) Web Services
16 32 (21.48%) OOP
17 31 (20.81%) Project Management
17 31 (20.81%) NHS
18 28 (18.79%) Microsoft
19 27 (18.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 26 (17.45%) Mobile Application Development
20 26 (17.45%) Twitter
20 26 (17.45%) Visual Studio
21 25 (16.78%) OO
22 24 (16.11%) MySQL
23 23 (15.44%) Finance
24 22 (14.77%) CMS
24 22 (14.77%) SharePoint

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 33 (22.15%) Node.js
2 22 (14.77%) CMS
2 22 (14.77%) SharePoint
3 17 (11.41%) IIS
4 11 (7.38%) Apache
4 11 (7.38%) WordPress
5 8 (5.37%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.34%) Drupal
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (12.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.34%) Oracle Utilities
2 2 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.38%) GitHub
2 7 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.71%) Intranet
2 6 (4.03%) Internet
3 4 (2.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (37.58%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.11%) MySQL
3 20 (13.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (6.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.03%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.68%) OLAP
7 3 (2.01%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.01%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.01%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.34%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (1.34%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.34%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 26 (17.45%) Visual Studio
2 9 (6.04%) Grunt
3 6 (4.03%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.03%) RSpec
4 4 (2.68%) PHPUnit
4 4 (2.68%) Selenium
4 4 (2.68%) Subversion
5 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.67%) gulp
General
1 23 (15.44%) Finance
2 18 (12.08%) Marketing
3 13 (8.72%) Banking
4 6 (4.03%) Brand Awareness
5 5 (3.36%) Retail
6 3 (2.01%) Advertising
6 3 (2.01%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.01%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.34%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (44.30%) .NET
2 61 (40.94%) CSS
3 58 (38.93%) HTML
4 49 (32.89%) jQuery
5 41 (27.52%) HTML5
6 37 (24.83%) AngularJS
7 32 (21.48%) Web Services
8 27 (18.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (10.74%) Sass
10 14 (9.40%) ASP.NET
11 12 (8.05%) LAMP
11 12 (8.05%) XML
12 11 (7.38%) CodeIgniter
13 9 (6.04%) Ruby on Rails
13 9 (6.04%) WCF
13 9 (6.04%) WPF
14 8 (5.37%) .NET Framework
14 8 (5.37%) LESS
15 6 (4.03%) CSS3
15 6 (4.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.82%) Mobile App
2 31 (20.81%) NHS
3 12 (8.05%) User Experience
4 6 (4.03%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.68%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.01%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.01%) Physics
7 2 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.34%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.34%) Fintech
7 2 (1.34%) Social Media
8 1 (0.67%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.72%) Windows
2 11 (7.38%) Linux
3 9 (6.04%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.01%) Unix
5 2 (1.34%) Android
5 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (28.19%) MVC
3 39 (26.17%) Front End Development
4 32 (21.48%) OOP
5 31 (20.81%) Project Management
6 26 (17.45%) Mobile Application Development
7 25 (16.78%) OO
8 14 (9.40%) TDD
9 13 (8.72%) Software Engineering
10 9 (6.04%) Technical Analysis
10 9 (6.04%) Test Scripting
11 8 (5.37%) Mobile First
11 8 (5.37%) UX Design
12 7 (4.70%) ETL
12 7 (4.70%) Mobile Development
13 6 (4.03%) Scrum
14 5 (3.36%) Information Management
14 5 (3.36%) Web Development
15 4 (2.68%) Business Intelligence
16 3 (2.01%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (55.03%) SQL
2 60 (40.27%) C#
2 60 (40.27%) JavaScript
3 47 (31.54%) PHP
4 17 (11.41%) Java
5 12 (8.05%) C++
5 12 (8.05%) Ruby
6 10 (6.71%) T-SQL
7 9 (6.04%) VB.NET
8 8 (5.37%) VB
8 8 (5.37%) VB6
9 6 (4.03%) CoffeeScript
10 4 (2.68%) PHP 5
11 3 (2.01%) Python
11 3 (2.01%) VBA
12 2 (1.34%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.34%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (11.41%) Degree
2 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.01%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (2.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.01%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (18.79%) Microsoft
2 26 (17.45%) Twitter
3 15 (10.07%) Zend
4 12 (8.05%) Adobe
5 8 (5.37%) Sitecore
6 6 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (4.03%) Xamarin
7 4 (2.68%) Citrix
8 2 (1.34%) Oracle
8 2 (1.34%) SAP
9 1 (0.67%) Sybase
Darlington
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Durham
Sopra Banking Software
Salary: £23,000 - £25,000 per annum plus pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 27 days ago