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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 25 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 42 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.75% 5.95% 4.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.00% 6.25% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 30 24 19
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £42,500 £45,000
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
525 400 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 96.86% 95.24% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 371 330 373
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,450
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% -
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 22 July 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 22 July 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 34 (51.52%) C#
2 30 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (43.94%) Java
4 25 (37.88%) C++
4 25 (37.88%) OO
5 23 (34.85%) Degree
6 20 (30.30%) HTML
6 20 (30.30%) .NET
7 19 (28.79%) TDD
7 19 (28.79%) Computer Science
8 17 (25.76%) CSS
8 17 (25.76%) Software Engineering
9 16 (24.24%) ASP.NET
9 16 (24.24%) Mathematics
10 15 (22.73%) Linux
10 15 (22.73%) Games
10 15 (22.73%) Physics
11 13 (19.70%) MVC
12 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
12 12 (18.18%) SQL
13 11 (16.67%) UNIX
13 11 (16.67%) Unit Testing
14 10 (15.15%) Scrum
15 9 (13.64%) JUnit
15 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
15 9 (13.64%) GIS
16 8 (12.12%) C
16 8 (12.12%) Web Services
16 8 (12.12%) Client/Server
16 8 (12.12%) Multithreading

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (4.55%) Apache
1 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.52%) Node.js
2 1 (1.52%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
1 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.03%) MySQL
4 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) JUnit
2 8 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.61%) Eclipse
4 6 (9.09%) CruiseControl
4 6 (9.09%) JIRA
5 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.55%) Subversion
5 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.52%) GDB
General
1 15 (22.73%) Games
2 4 (6.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) HTML
1 20 (30.30%) .NET
2 17 (25.76%) CSS
3 16 (24.24%) ASP.NET
4 8 (12.12%) Web Services
5 7 (10.61%) .NET Framework
6 6 (9.09%) Spring
6 6 (9.09%) JSON
6 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (7.58%) HTML5
7 5 (7.58%) jQuery
7 5 (7.58%) CSS3
7 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (7.58%) WCF
8 4 (6.06%) Ajax
8 4 (6.06%) OpenGL
8 4 (6.06%) RESTful
9 3 (4.55%) Apache Wicket
9 3 (4.55%) Guice
9 3 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Computer Science
2 16 (24.24%) Mathematics
3 15 (22.73%) Physics
4 9 (13.64%) GIS
5 8 (12.12%) Client/Server
6 4 (6.06%) CUDA
7 3 (4.55%) Open Source
7 3 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
8 2 (3.03%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.52%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.73%) Linux
2 11 (16.67%) UNIX
3 6 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.88%) OO
3 19 (28.79%) TDD
4 17 (25.76%) Software Engineering
5 13 (19.70%) MVC
6 11 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 10 (15.15%) Scrum
8 8 (12.12%) Multithreading
9 5 (7.58%) OOD
9 5 (7.58%) OOP
9 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.06%) Web Development
11 3 (4.55%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.55%) OWASP
11 3 (4.55%) Image Processing
11 3 (4.55%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.55%) Web Design
11 3 (4.55%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.55%) Waterfall
11 3 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) C#
2 29 (43.94%) Java
3 25 (37.88%) C++
4 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 12 (18.18%) SQL
5 8 (12.12%) C
6 6 (9.09%) Ruby
7 3 (4.55%) Scala
7 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.55%) Python
8 2 (3.03%) PHP
9 1 (1.52%) Fortran
9 1 (1.52%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (34.85%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) PhD
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle
3 1 (1.52%) Lotus
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 12 days ago
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Posted: 12 days ago
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Accenture
Posted: 12 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £22,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago
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