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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 30 35 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 0.81% 4.71% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 4.71% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £50,000 £36,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.98% +23.72%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
122 191 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 98.39% 100.00% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 114 159 71
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 17 (100.00%) Finance
1 17 (100.00%) Banking
2 16 (94.12%) Degree
2 16 (94.12%) Test Scripting
2 16 (94.12%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) API Development
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) 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:

General
1 17 (100.00%) Banking
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Technical Analysis
1 16 (94.12%) Test Scripting
2 1 (5.88%) API Development
2 1 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) Degree