The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software Developer 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 Senior Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 52 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.54% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
538 425 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 96.42% 95.51% 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% -
Senior Software Developer
Tyne and Wear

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Senior Software Developer 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 Senior Software Developer in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) WF
3 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) OpenGL
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) CUDA
5 1 (16.67%) GDB
5 1 (16.67%) 3D Visualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Image Processing

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Senior Software Developer 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 Senior Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) GDB
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) WF
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) OpenGL
4 1 (16.67%) Qt
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) POSIX
4 1 (16.67%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CUDA
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) GPGPU
2 1 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) 3D Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Image Processing
4 1 (16.67%) Parallel Computing
4 1 (16.67%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (16.67%) Fortran
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
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