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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 19 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 55 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.47% 7.11% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.63% 7.43% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 43 32 19
Average salary £33,500 £35,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.63% +12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,550 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £44,750 £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
571 444 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 98.28% 95.69% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 428 401 350
Average salary £35,232 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.92% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,950 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 56 (58.33%) C#
2 50 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (45.83%) Java
4 38 (39.58%) C++
5 31 (32.29%) .NET
6 30 (31.25%) Degree
7 29 (30.21%) ASP.NET
8 27 (28.13%) OO
8 27 (28.13%) HTML
9 26 (27.08%) Computer Science
10 24 (25.00%) CSS
11 23 (23.96%) Linux
12 22 (22.92%) TDD
13 21 (21.88%) SQL
14 20 (20.83%) SQL Server
14 20 (20.83%) Software Engineering
15 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
15 19 (19.79%) Mentoring
16 18 (18.75%) Mathematics
17 16 (16.67%) Client/Server
17 16 (16.67%) UNIX
18 15 (15.63%) C
18 15 (15.63%) Ajax
19 14 (14.58%) Games
20 13 (13.54%) JavaScript
20 13 (13.54%) Windows
20 13 (13.54%) Web Services
20 13 (13.54%) N-Tier
21 12 (12.50%) XML
21 12 (12.50%) Unit Testing

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 7 (7.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (11.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) Intranet
1 2 (2.08%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.42%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.21%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.21%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.08%) MySQL
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (11.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (7.29%) Eclipse
3 6 (6.25%) JUnit
3 6 (6.25%) CruiseControl
3 6 (6.25%) JIRA
4 5 (5.21%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.04%) Subversion
6 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.04%) GDB
General
1 14 (14.58%) Games
2 9 (9.38%) Banking
3 6 (6.25%) Finance
4 4 (4.17%) Advertising
5 3 (3.13%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.08%) Electronics
6 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (32.29%) .NET
2 29 (30.21%) ASP.NET
3 27 (28.13%) HTML
4 24 (25.00%) CSS
5 15 (15.63%) Ajax
6 13 (13.54%) Web Services
7 12 (12.50%) XML
8 11 (11.46%) XHTML
9 10 (10.42%) HTML5
9 10 (10.42%) SOAP
10 7 (7.29%) JSON
10 7 (7.29%) OpenGL
11 5 (5.21%) jQuery
11 5 (5.21%) WPF
11 5 (5.21%) .NET Framework
11 5 (5.21%) RESTful
11 5 (5.21%) Play Framework
11 5 (5.21%) CSS3
12 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.08%) Computer Science
2 18 (18.75%) Mathematics
3 16 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 13 (13.54%) N-Tier
5 11 (11.46%) Physics
6 9 (9.38%) Mobile Banking
6 9 (9.38%) Mobile Payment
7 7 (7.29%) CUDA
8 6 (6.25%) Visualisation
9 5 (5.21%) GIS
9 5 (5.21%) Open Source
10 4 (4.17%) Algorithms
11 3 (3.13%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (3.13%) User Experience
12 2 (2.08%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.96%) Linux
2 16 (16.67%) UNIX
3 13 (13.54%) Windows
4 4 (4.17%) Android
4 4 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.13%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.13%) OO
3 22 (22.92%) TDD
4 20 (20.83%) Software Engineering
5 19 (19.79%) Mentoring
6 12 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 12 (12.50%) Multithreading
7 11 (11.46%) Web Development
7 11 (11.46%) MVC
7 11 (11.46%) Waterfall
8 9 (9.38%) Scrum
8 9 (9.38%) CRM
8 9 (9.38%) Mobile Commerce
9 7 (7.29%) OOD
10 6 (6.25%) 3D Visualisation
10 6 (6.25%) Image Processing
10 6 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.21%) Automated Testing
12 3 (3.13%) Game Development
12 3 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 56 (58.33%) C#
2 44 (45.83%) Java
3 38 (39.58%) C++
4 21 (21.88%) SQL
5 15 (15.63%) C
6 13 (13.54%) JavaScript
7 11 (11.46%) Ruby
8 10 (10.42%) VB
9 7 (7.29%) Python
10 5 (5.21%) T-SQL
10 5 (5.21%) Scala
11 3 (3.13%) PHP
11 3 (3.13%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.04%) XAML
12 1 (1.04%) Fortran
12 1 (1.04%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (31.25%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) PhD
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 6 (6.25%) TickIT
1 6 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 6 (6.25%) QA
1 6 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (6.25%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 19 (19.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.08%) SAP
3 1 (1.04%) Perforce
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle
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