The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gateshead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gateshead region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 12 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 6.06% - 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% - 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £32,500 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Gateshead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
30 25 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 90.91% 100.00% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 60
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +15.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,650 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,830 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
Tyne and Wear

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gateshead

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gateshead

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Gateshead

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Gateshead

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gateshead region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TestNG
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gateshead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gateshead region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) TestNG
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA