The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 35 21 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 24 40 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.08% 7.39% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.23% 7.63% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 10
Average salary £35,232 £30,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.44% -16.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £23,600 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
459 524 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.25% 96.86% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 414 451 329
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Developer
Tyne and Wear

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 29 (52.73%) C#
2 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (47.27%) .NET
4 23 (41.82%) OO
5 22 (40.00%) C++
6 21 (38.18%) Java
7 20 (36.36%) Degree
8 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
8 18 (32.73%) HTML
8 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET
9 16 (29.09%) Mathematics
9 16 (29.09%) Computer Science
10 15 (27.27%) Physics
11 14 (25.45%) Unit Testing
11 14 (25.45%) TDD
11 14 (25.45%) CSS
11 14 (25.45%) 3D Graphics
12 13 (23.64%) Multithreading
13 12 (21.82%) Visualisation
14 11 (20.00%) Scrum
15 10 (18.18%) MVC
15 10 (18.18%) Linux
15 10 (18.18%) PhD
16 9 (16.36%) UML
16 9 (16.36%) OOD
16 9 (16.36%) Games
16 9 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (16.36%) Parallel Programming
17 7 (12.73%) XML
17 7 (12.73%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) Apache
1 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.82%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (1.82%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.27%) JUnit
3 3 (5.45%) Subversion
3 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.82%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.82%) JIRA
5 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (16.36%) Games
2 3 (5.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (47.27%) .NET
2 18 (32.73%) HTML
2 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET
3 14 (25.45%) CSS
4 7 (12.73%) XML
4 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (10.91%) HTML5
5 6 (10.91%) CSS3
5 6 (10.91%) Ajax
5 6 (10.91%) Spring
5 6 (10.91%) Web Services
6 5 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.27%) RESTful
7 4 (7.27%) jQuery
7 4 (7.27%) WCF
7 4 (7.27%) JSON
8 3 (5.45%) J2EE
8 3 (5.45%) OpenGL
8 3 (5.45%) Java EE
8 3 (5.45%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Mathematics
1 16 (29.09%) Computer Science
2 15 (27.27%) Physics
3 14 (25.45%) 3D Graphics
4 12 (21.82%) Visualisation
5 4 (7.27%) CUDA
5 4 (7.27%) Open Source
5 4 (7.27%) GIS
6 3 (5.45%) GPGPU
7 2 (3.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Linux
2 7 (12.73%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.82%) OO
3 14 (25.45%) Unit Testing
3 14 (25.45%) TDD
4 13 (23.64%) Multithreading
5 11 (20.00%) Scrum
6 10 (18.18%) MVC
7 9 (16.36%) UML
7 9 (16.36%) OOD
7 9 (16.36%) Parallel Programming
8 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.09%) OOP
9 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (7.27%) Image Processing
10 4 (7.27%) Web Development
11 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
11 3 (5.45%) Automated Testing
11 3 (5.45%) Web Design
11 3 (5.45%) Pair Programming
11 3 (5.45%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) C#
2 22 (40.00%) C++
3 21 (38.18%) Java
4 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.73%) SQL
6 6 (10.91%) Ruby
7 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
7 3 (5.45%) Python
7 3 (5.45%) Scala
8 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.64%) C
9 1 (1.82%) Delphi
9 1 (1.82%) VB
9 1 (1.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (36.36%) Degree
2 10 (18.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.45%) Google
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Lotus
3 1 (1.82%) Metastorm
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