The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Durham region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 25 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 28 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 3.08% 15.22% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 15.47% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 2
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +35.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £42,500 £31,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
124 181 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 95.38% 98.37% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 120 155 59
Median salary £31,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of job ads across the Durham region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Durham region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington +2 2 £37,000 -7.50%
Software Developer
North East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Durham region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) Subversion
5 3 (30.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Ruby
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 2 (20.00%) Qt
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (20.00%) Clojure
6 2 (20.00%) WPF
6 2 (20.00%) Games
6 2 (20.00%) Cross-Platform Development
7 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
7 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
7 1 (10.00%) API Development
7 1 (10.00%) SOA

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) Qt
1 2 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) API Development
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Clojure
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree