The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 27 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 43 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.51% 5.24% 4.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.79% 5.53% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 23
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,232
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -3.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Developer
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
439 470 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.12% 94.76% 99.17%
Number of salaries quoted 394 386 430
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 53 (94.64%) .NET
2 45 (80.36%) SQL Server
3 41 (73.21%) MVC
4 40 (71.43%) C#
5 39 (69.64%) ASP.NET
6 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 35 (62.50%) SQL
6 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
8 30 (53.57%) Web Services
9 29 (51.79%) Scrum
9 29 (51.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (50.00%) HTML
11 27 (48.21%) .NET Framework
12 26 (46.43%) CSS
13 25 (44.64%) MS Excel
14 22 (39.29%) SDLC
15 20 (35.71%) T-SQL
16 19 (33.93%) XML
17 18 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
17 18 (32.14%) HTML5
18 17 (30.36%) Windows Server
18 17 (30.36%) Windows
19 15 (26.79%) OO
19 15 (26.79%) WinForms
19 15 (26.79%) LINQ
20 14 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
21 13 (23.21%) Ajax
21 13 (23.21%) Project Management
21 13 (23.21%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 12 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (17.86%) IIS
3 2 (3.57%) Node.js
4 1 (1.79%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (44.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (80.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.93%) DB2
4 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (16.07%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.93%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.79%) MSTest
4 1 (1.79%) NUnit
General
1 12 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (94.64%) .NET
2 39 (69.64%) ASP.NET
3 30 (53.57%) Web Services
4 29 (51.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (50.00%) HTML
6 27 (48.21%) .NET Framework
7 26 (46.43%) CSS
8 19 (33.93%) XML
9 18 (32.14%) HTML5
10 15 (26.79%) LINQ
10 15 (26.79%) WinForms
11 13 (23.21%) Ajax
12 12 (21.43%) Entity Framework
13 11 (19.64%) jQuery
14 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (16.07%) WPF
15 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (14.29%) CSS3
15 8 (14.29%) WCF
16 7 (12.50%) CSLA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Windows
1 17 (30.36%) Windows Server
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (73.21%) MVC
2 35 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (51.79%) Scrum
4 22 (39.29%) SDLC
5 15 (26.79%) OO
6 14 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
7 13 (23.21%) ITIL
7 13 (23.21%) Project Management
8 12 (21.43%) Automated Testing
8 12 (21.43%) Business Analysis
8 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (21.43%) CRM
9 10 (17.86%) Mobile Development
10 9 (16.07%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (16.07%) Mentoring
11 7 (12.50%) Coaching
11 7 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
13 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (71.43%) C#
2 35 (62.50%) SQL
3 34 (60.71%) JavaScript
4 20 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 12 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 5 (8.93%) Java
6 5 (8.93%) Progress 4GL
6 5 (8.93%) RPG
6 5 (8.93%) RPG III
6 5 (8.93%) RPG IV
7 2 (3.57%) Scala
8 1 (1.79%) C++
8 1 (1.79%) Clojure
8 1 (1.79%) Erlang
8 1 (1.79%) Haskell
8 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.79%) VB
8 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) Apple
3 1 (1.79%) iManage
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) Sage
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £14,100 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle
Give A Grad A Go
Salary: £18k - 22k per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 26 days ago