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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 52 55 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 5 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.06% 0.36% 4.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.37% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 17
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -7.57%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
459 540 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.45% 97.12% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 415 462 329
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 9 (64.29%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
2 7 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) Spring
5 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 4 (28.57%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) C
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) UNIX
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) MooTools
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Wicket
6 3 (21.43%) JAX-WS
6 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
6 3 (21.43%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 3 (21.43%) Image Processing
6 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
6 3 (21.43%) CUDA
6 3 (21.43%) GPGPU
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
6 3 (21.43%) 3D Visualisation

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (21.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) RIP
1 1 (7.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) OpenGL
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) MooTools
5 3 (21.43%) Apache Wicket
5 3 (21.43%) JAX-WS
5 3 (21.43%) Java EE
5 3 (21.43%) JSR 170
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.14%) WPF
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) WebGL
6 1 (7.14%) CSS3
6 1 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) 3D Graphics
1 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
1 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
1 3 (21.43%) GPGPU
1 3 (21.43%) CUDA
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
4 3 (21.43%) Image Processing
4 3 (21.43%) 3D Visualisation
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) C
3 4 (28.57%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
6 1 (7.14%) AWK
6 1 (7.14%) sed
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum (DOE), plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago