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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 17 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 57 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.09% 5.79% 4.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.40% 5.98% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 20
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,750 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
548 435 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 96.99% 96.88% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 380 381 351
Average salary £34,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 52 (59.09%) C#
2 51 (57.95%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (43.18%) Java
4 37 (42.05%) C++
5 32 (36.36%) Degree
6 29 (32.95%) OO
7 27 (30.68%) .NET
8 26 (29.55%) HTML
9 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET
10 24 (27.27%) CSS
10 24 (27.27%) Computer Science
11 23 (26.14%) TDD
12 22 (25.00%) Linux
13 21 (23.86%) Mentoring
14 20 (22.73%) SQL
15 18 (20.45%) Games
15 18 (20.45%) Mathematics
16 17 (19.32%) Software Engineering
16 17 (19.32%) Microsoft
17 16 (18.18%) Client/Server
18 15 (17.05%) C
18 15 (17.05%) UNIX
18 15 (17.05%) SQL Server
18 15 (17.05%) Physics
19 13 (14.77%) Ajax
19 13 (14.77%) MVC
19 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
19 13 (14.77%) Web Services
20 12 (13.64%) Windows
20 12 (13.64%) Multithreading

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) HTTP
1 2 (2.27%) Intranet
1 2 (2.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.27%) MySQL
6 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (9.09%) JUnit
3 7 (7.95%) Eclipse
4 6 (6.82%) CruiseControl
4 6 (6.82%) JIRA
5 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.27%) Subversion
6 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.14%) GDB
General
1 18 (20.45%) Games
2 6 (6.82%) Banking
3 5 (5.68%) Finance
4 4 (4.55%) Advertising
5 3 (3.41%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.68%) .NET
2 26 (29.55%) HTML
3 25 (28.41%) ASP.NET
4 24 (27.27%) CSS
5 13 (14.77%) Web Services
5 13 (14.77%) Ajax
6 11 (12.50%) XML
7 10 (11.36%) SOAP
7 10 (11.36%) HTML5
8 7 (7.95%) CSS3
8 7 (7.95%) OpenGL
9 6 (6.82%) JSON
9 6 (6.82%) XHTML
10 5 (5.68%) WPF
10 5 (5.68%) .NET Framework
10 5 (5.68%) jQuery
10 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (4.55%) WCF
12 3 (3.41%) RESTful
12 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 18 (20.45%) Mathematics
3 16 (18.18%) Client/Server
4 15 (17.05%) Physics
5 9 (10.23%) N-Tier
5 9 (10.23%) GIS
6 7 (7.95%) CUDA
7 6 (6.82%) Mobile Banking
7 6 (6.82%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (6.82%) Visualisation
8 3 (3.41%) Open Source
8 3 (3.41%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (3.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.00%) Linux
2 15 (17.05%) UNIX
3 12 (13.64%) Windows
4 3 (3.41%) Android
4 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (57.95%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.95%) OO
3 23 (26.14%) TDD
4 21 (23.86%) Mentoring
5 17 (19.32%) Software Engineering
6 13 (14.77%) MVC
7 12 (13.64%) Multithreading
8 11 (12.50%) Web Development
9 10 (11.36%) Unit Testing
9 10 (11.36%) Waterfall
10 7 (7.95%) Scrum
10 7 (7.95%) OOD
11 6 (6.82%) Mobile Commerce
11 6 (6.82%) 3D Visualisation
11 6 (6.82%) Image Processing
12 5 (5.68%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (5.68%) CRM
13 4 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (3.41%) Automated Testing
14 3 (3.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 52 (59.09%) C#
2 38 (43.18%) Java
3 37 (42.05%) C++
4 20 (22.73%) SQL
5 15 (17.05%) C
6 13 (14.77%) JavaScript
7 9 (10.23%) Ruby
8 6 (6.82%) VB
9 5 (5.68%) Python
10 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.41%) Scala
12 2 (2.27%) PHP
13 1 (1.14%) Fortran
13 1 (1.14%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 32 (36.36%) Degree
2 6 (6.82%) PhD
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.41%) TickIT
1 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 3 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.41%) QA
1 3 (3.41%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 17 (19.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.27%) Google
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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