The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 23 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 15 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 8.11% 6.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.15% 6.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £36,500 £29,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Software 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
184 78 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 99.46% 96.30% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 155 62 75
Average salary £50,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Durham

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Durham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Durham

Software 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 Software Developer within the Durham region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 -5 4 £36,500 +32.72%
Darlington - 3 £40,000 - 2
Consett - 1 £28,500 -
Hartlepool - 1 - -
Software Developer
North East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Durham region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) C#
2 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 12 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
5 11 (52.38%) Intranet
6 10 (47.62%) ERP
7 8 (38.10%) MySQL
8 7 (33.33%) Sybase
8 7 (33.33%) XML
8 7 (33.33%) CRM
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (28.57%) Manufacturing
9 6 (28.57%) EDI
9 6 (28.57%) Web Services
10 5 (23.81%) HTML
10 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
10 5 (23.81%) Finance
10 5 (23.81%) Web Development
11 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
12 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (14.29%) Degree
12 3 (14.29%) MVC
12 3 (14.29%) Java
12 3 (14.29%) Windows
13 2 (9.52%) CSS
13 2 (9.52%) PHP

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Durham region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) MySQL
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 7 (33.33%) XML
4 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 6 (28.57%) EDI
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) WinForms
6 2 (9.52%) RESTful
6 2 (9.52%) WCF
6 2 (9.52%) WPF
7 1 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (4.76%) jQuery
7 1 (4.76%) HTML5
7 1 (4.76%) XHTML
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) W3C
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Social Media
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ERP
2 7 (33.33%) CRM
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (9.52%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.76%) OO
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.76%) SEO
7 1 (4.76%) Workflow
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C#
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) WAI
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Sybase
2 2 (9.52%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) Avaya
3 1 (4.76%) Zend
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Darlington
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