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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 36 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 27 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.03% 5.14% 5.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.43% 5.27% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 29
Average salary £33,500 £36,366 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.88% +15.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
420 512 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.75% 97.52% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 343 442 395
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £47,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 36 (61.02%) C#
2 35 (59.32%) .NET
3 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (40.68%) SQL Server
5 23 (38.98%) ASP.NET
6 21 (35.59%) Degree
7 20 (33.90%) Java
8 19 (32.20%) SQL
9 18 (30.51%) Unit Testing
10 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
11 15 (25.42%) Visual Studio
11 15 (25.42%) MVC
11 15 (25.42%) PhD
11 15 (25.42%) Multithreading
11 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
12 13 (22.03%) OO
12 13 (22.03%) C++
12 13 (22.03%) HTML
13 12 (20.34%) VB.NET
13 12 (20.34%) .NET Framework
14 11 (18.64%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (18.64%) WinForms
14 11 (18.64%) OOD
14 11 (18.64%) Linux
15 10 (16.95%) Windows
15 10 (16.95%) CSS
15 10 (16.95%) VB
15 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
15 10 (16.95%) Scrum
16 9 (15.25%) 3D Graphics

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (1.69%) JBoss
1 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Visual Studio
2 11 (18.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.78%) JUnit
4 3 (5.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.39%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.69%) NUnit
General
1 7 (11.86%) Games
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Law
2 2 (3.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (59.32%) .NET
2 23 (38.98%) ASP.NET
3 13 (22.03%) HTML
4 12 (20.34%) .NET Framework
5 11 (18.64%) WinForms
6 10 (16.95%) CSS
7 7 (11.86%) jQuery
7 7 (11.86%) WPF
8 6 (10.17%) HTML5
8 6 (10.17%) XML
9 4 (6.78%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.78%) Ajax
9 4 (6.78%) CSS3
9 4 (6.78%) SOAP
10 3 (5.08%) OpenGL
10 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (3.39%) Entity Framework
11 2 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (3.39%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.25%) 3D Graphics
2 9 (15.25%) Mathematics
3 6 (10.17%) Algorithms
3 6 (10.17%) CUDA
4 3 (5.08%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.08%) Physics
4 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Linux
2 10 (16.95%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.51%) Unit Testing
3 15 (25.42%) MVC
3 15 (25.42%) Multithreading
4 13 (22.03%) OO
5 11 (18.64%) OOD
6 10 (16.95%) Scrum
7 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
9 5 (8.47%) TDD
9 5 (8.47%) Game Development
10 4 (6.78%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (5.08%) Image Processing
11 3 (5.08%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.08%) Coaching
11 3 (5.08%) 3D Visualisation
12 2 (3.39%) Line Management
12 2 (3.39%) Pair Programming
12 2 (3.39%) Web Development
12 2 (3.39%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (61.02%) C#
2 20 (33.90%) Java
3 19 (32.20%) SQL
4 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
5 13 (22.03%) C++
6 12 (20.34%) VB.NET
7 10 (16.95%) VB
8 9 (15.25%) T-SQL
9 7 (11.86%) VB6
10 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
11 2 (3.39%) Python
11 2 (3.39%) Delphi
12 1 (1.69%) C
12 1 (1.69%) Perl
12 1 (1.69%) PHP
12 1 (1.69%) XAML
12 1 (1.69%) Ada
12 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) Degree
2 15 (25.42%) PhD
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) LexisNexis
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