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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 22 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 39 42 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.82% 7.59% 6.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.29% 7.84% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 26
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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
379 536 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.47% 96.93% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 316 377 337
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £38,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 July 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 57 (87.69%) C#
2 48 (73.85%) .NET
3 41 (63.08%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (41.54%) ASP.NET
5 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 24 (36.92%) Java
7 22 (33.85%) Degree
8 21 (32.31%) Computer Science
9 20 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 20 (30.77%) SQL
9 20 (30.77%) Scrum
10 19 (29.23%) MVC
11 18 (27.69%) Visual Studio
12 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
12 17 (26.15%) WinForms
13 16 (24.62%) C++
14 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
15 13 (20.00%) HTML
15 13 (20.00%) OO
15 13 (20.00%) .NET Framework
16 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
16 11 (16.92%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (16.92%) CSS
16 11 (16.92%) OOD
17 10 (15.38%) PhD
17 10 (15.38%) VB
17 10 (15.38%) Multithreading
18 9 (13.85%) WPF
18 9 (13.85%) VB.NET
18 9 (13.85%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) HTTP
1 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (27.69%) Visual Studio
2 11 (16.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (9.23%) NUnit
4 3 (4.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.08%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.54%) JUnit
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Games
3 2 (3.08%) Back Office
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (73.85%) .NET
2 27 (41.54%) ASP.NET
3 17 (26.15%) WinForms
4 13 (20.00%) HTML
4 13 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 11 (16.92%) CSS
6 9 (13.85%) WPF
7 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (12.31%) jQuery
8 6 (9.23%) XML
9 5 (7.69%) HTML5
9 5 (7.69%) SOAP
10 4 (6.15%) Silverlight
11 3 (4.62%) WCF
11 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (3.08%) XHTML
12 2 (3.08%) COM+
12 2 (3.08%) CSS3
12 2 (3.08%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.31%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (6.15%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.08%) CUDA
5 2 (3.08%) Physics
6 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (63.08%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 20 (30.77%) Scrum
3 19 (29.23%) MVC
4 13 (20.00%) OO
5 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
5 11 (16.92%) OOD
6 10 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
7 8 (12.31%) Coaching
8 7 (10.77%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.23%) SDLC
9 6 (9.23%) API Development
9 6 (9.23%) API Design
10 4 (6.15%) UML
10 4 (6.15%) 3D Modelling
11 3 (4.62%) Web Development
11 3 (4.62%) TDD
12 2 (3.08%) Project Management
12 2 (3.08%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 57 (87.69%) C#
2 24 (36.92%) Java
3 20 (30.77%) SQL
4 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
5 16 (24.62%) C++
6 10 (15.38%) VB
7 9 (13.85%) VB.NET
8 8 (12.31%) T-SQL
8 8 (12.31%) VB6
9 5 (7.69%) Ada
10 4 (6.15%) Groovy
10 4 (6.15%) Scala
11 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
12 2 (3.08%) XAML
12 2 (3.08%) Python
12 2 (3.08%) Delphi
13 1 (1.54%) C
13 1 (1.54%) Perl
13 1 (1.54%) PHP
13 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (33.85%) Degree
2 10 (15.38%) PhD
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.85%) Oracle
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