The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 30 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 27 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.96% - 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.12% - 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 11
Average salary £25,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 - £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
527 408 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 96.88% 94.88% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 373 337 376
Average salary £32,500 £38,625 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.85% -0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Programmer
Tyne and Wear

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Programmer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Programmer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 19 (59.38%) C#
1 19 (59.38%) C++
2 16 (50.00%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) C
2 16 (50.00%) UNIX
3 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 12 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 12 (37.50%) AWK
4 12 (37.50%) sed
5 8 (25.00%) COBOL
5 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 7 (21.88%) VME
6 7 (21.88%) Degree
7 6 (18.75%) Python
8 5 (15.63%) Linux
9 4 (12.50%) Web Services
9 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
9 4 (12.50%) Web Development
9 4 (12.50%) TDD
9 4 (12.50%) Scrum
9 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 3 (9.38%) Subversion
10 3 (9.38%) Spring
10 3 (9.38%) Maven
10 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (9.38%) Java EE
10 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
10 3 (9.38%) JSR 170
10 3 (9.38%) jQuery
10 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Subversion
1 3 (9.38%) Maven
1 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) VTune
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Web Services
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) Java EE
2 3 (9.38%) JSR 170
2 3 (9.38%) jQuery
2 3 (9.38%) MooTools
2 3 (9.38%) Apache Wicket
2 3 (9.38%) JAX-WS
2 3 (9.38%) DirectX
2 3 (9.38%) Spring
3 2 (6.25%) OpenGL
3 2 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) XForms
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Physics
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.13%) GPGPU
4 1 (3.13%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) UNIX
2 7 (21.88%) VME
3 5 (15.63%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Scrum
1 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 4 (12.50%) Web Development
1 4 (12.50%) TDD
2 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (9.38%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) OO
3 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.13%) Image Processing
4 1 (3.13%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.13%) 3D Visualisation
4 1 (3.13%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) C#
1 19 (59.38%) C++
2 16 (50.00%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) C
3 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 12 (37.50%) sed
4 12 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 12 (37.50%) AWK
5 8 (25.00%) COBOL
6 6 (18.75%) Python
7 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.25%) Ruby
9 1 (3.13%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) ICL
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £22,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £24,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Parkdean
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago