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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 20 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 40 50 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.98% 9.01% 6.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.78% 9.26% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 26
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
371 540 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 92.52% 97.30% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 321 355 353
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,780 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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 60 (88.24%) C#
2 49 (72.06%) .NET
3 46 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 27 (39.71%) SQL Server
6 26 (38.24%) Degree
7 25 (36.76%) Java
8 23 (33.82%) Computer Science
9 21 (30.88%) Software Engineering
9 21 (30.88%) Scrum
9 21 (30.88%) MVC
10 20 (29.41%) SQL
11 19 (27.94%) C++
11 19 (27.94%) JavaScript
12 18 (26.47%) Visual Studio
13 17 (25.00%) WinForms
14 14 (20.59%) OOD
14 14 (20.59%) OO
15 13 (19.12%) PhD
15 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
16 12 (17.65%) HTML
16 12 (17.65%) Multithreading
17 11 (16.18%) .NET Framework
17 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (16.18%) 3D Graphics
18 10 (14.71%) CSS
18 10 (14.71%) Windows
18 10 (14.71%) Unit Testing
18 10 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
19 9 (13.24%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.47%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Intranet
2 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (39.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) MySQL
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Visual Studio
2 10 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (11.76%) NUnit
4 3 (4.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.47%) ReSharper
General
1 9 (13.24%) Games
2 7 (10.29%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (72.06%) .NET
2 28 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 17 (25.00%) WinForms
4 12 (17.65%) HTML
5 11 (16.18%) .NET Framework
5 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (14.71%) CSS
7 9 (13.24%) WPF
7 9 (13.24%) jQuery
8 6 (8.82%) HTML5
9 5 (7.35%) AngularJS
9 5 (7.35%) WCF
10 4 (5.88%) Silverlight
10 4 (5.88%) SOAP
10 4 (5.88%) XML
10 4 (5.88%) CSS3
11 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (4.41%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (2.94%) Razor View Engine
12 2 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.82%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.18%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (4.41%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.41%) Social Media
3 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) CUDA
4 2 (2.94%) Physics
4 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
3 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) Software Engineering
2 21 (30.88%) MVC
2 21 (30.88%) Scrum
3 14 (20.59%) OO
3 14 (20.59%) OOD
4 12 (17.65%) Multithreading
5 10 (14.71%) Unit Testing
6 9 (13.24%) Mentoring
6 9 (13.24%) Coaching
6 9 (13.24%) API Development
6 9 (13.24%) API Design
7 6 (8.82%) SDLC
7 6 (8.82%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.88%) 3D Modelling
8 4 (5.88%) UML
9 3 (4.41%) Workflow
9 3 (4.41%) TDD
10 2 (2.94%) Web Development
10 2 (2.94%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 60 (88.24%) C#
2 25 (36.76%) Java
3 20 (29.41%) SQL
4 19 (27.94%) JavaScript
4 19 (27.94%) C++
5 6 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.82%) VB
5 6 (8.82%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.35%) Ada
6 5 (7.35%) VB6
7 4 (5.88%) Groovy
7 4 (5.88%) Scala
8 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.94%) Delphi
9 2 (2.94%) XAML
10 1 (1.47%) C
10 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (38.24%) Degree
2 13 (19.12%) PhD
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle
3 3 (4.41%) Sybase
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