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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 29 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 30 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.39% - 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.59% - 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 10
Average salary £25,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 - £34,250
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
537 424 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 96.41% 95.50% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 361 353 371
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,975
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 31 July 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 31 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 20 (57.14%) C#
1 20 (57.14%) C++
2 17 (48.57%) Java
2 17 (48.57%) C
2 17 (48.57%) UNIX
3 14 (40.00%) SQL
4 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
4 12 (34.29%) AWK
4 12 (34.29%) sed
5 10 (28.57%) Degree
6 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
6 8 (22.86%) COBOL
7 7 (20.00%) VME
8 6 (17.14%) Linux
8 6 (17.14%) Python
9 5 (14.29%) Web Services
10 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
10 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
10 4 (11.43%) TDD
10 4 (11.43%) Web Development
10 4 (11.43%) Scrum
11 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
11 3 (8.57%) Java EE
11 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
11 3 (8.57%) JSR 170
11 3 (8.57%) jQuery
11 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (8.57%) MooTools
11 3 (8.57%) Apache Wicket
11 3 (8.57%) JAX-WS

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (8.57%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Jackrabbit
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.57%) Subversion
1 3 (8.57%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) VTune
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (8.57%) Java EE
2 3 (8.57%) JSR 170
2 3 (8.57%) jQuery
2 3 (8.57%) MooTools
2 3 (8.57%) Apache Wicket
2 3 (8.57%) JAX-WS
2 3 (8.57%) Spring
2 3 (8.57%) HTML
2 3 (8.57%) XML
2 3 (8.57%) DirectX
3 2 (5.71%) OpenGL
3 2 (5.71%) SOAP
3 2 (5.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.86%) XForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.71%) Physics
4 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.86%) GPGPU
4 1 (2.86%) CUDA
4 1 (2.86%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) UNIX
2 7 (20.00%) VME
3 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
1 4 (11.43%) TDD
1 4 (11.43%) Web Development
1 4 (11.43%) Scrum
2 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (8.57%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) OO
3 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
3 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
4 1 (2.86%) 3D Visualisation
4 1 (2.86%) Image Processing
4 1 (2.86%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) C#
1 20 (57.14%) C++
2 17 (48.57%) Java
2 17 (48.57%) C
3 14 (40.00%) SQL
4 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
4 12 (34.29%) AWK
4 12 (34.29%) sed
5 8 (22.86%) COBOL
6 6 (17.14%) Python
7 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.71%) Ruby
9 1 (2.86%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) ICL
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,926 to £28,389 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Betting Appointments
Salary: Negotiable Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Betting Appointments
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £22,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £24,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago