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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 30 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 30 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.68% 7.47% 7.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 7.64% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 40
Average salary £34,500 £36,250 £32,960
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.82% +9.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
420 275 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.54% 97.86% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 346 241 438
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £55,000 £55,000
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 2 March 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 2 March 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 34 (47.22%) C#
1 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (41.67%) Java
2 30 (41.67%) .NET
3 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 23 (31.94%) SQL Server
4 23 (31.94%) Degree
5 22 (30.56%) HTML
6 21 (29.17%) Computer Science
7 20 (27.78%) OO
8 19 (26.39%) CSS
9 18 (25.00%) Linux
9 18 (25.00%) C++
9 18 (25.00%) Multithreading
10 17 (23.61%) Unit Testing
10 17 (23.61%) Windows
11 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
11 15 (20.83%) Ajax
12 14 (19.44%) TDD
12 14 (19.44%) Mathematics
13 13 (18.06%) SQL
13 13 (18.06%) VB
13 13 (18.06%) PhD
14 12 (16.67%) Games
14 12 (16.67%) Scrum
15 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
15 11 (15.28%) OOD
15 11 (15.28%) XHTML
16 10 (13.89%) N-Tier

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Visualfiles
1 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Intranet
1 1 (1.39%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.39%) MySQL
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.56%) JUnit
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.39%) Subversion
5 1 (1.39%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (16.67%) Games
2 8 (11.11%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Finance
4 2 (2.78%) Law
4 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 2 (2.78%) Electronics
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.67%) .NET
2 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 22 (30.56%) HTML
4 19 (26.39%) CSS
5 15 (20.83%) Ajax
6 11 (15.28%) XHTML
7 10 (13.89%) HTML5
8 7 (9.72%) OpenGL
8 7 (9.72%) .NET Framework
9 6 (8.33%) jQuery
10 5 (6.94%) RESTful
10 5 (6.94%) CSS3
10 5 (6.94%) Play Framework
10 5 (6.94%) XML
10 5 (6.94%) JSON
10 5 (6.94%) WPF
11 4 (5.56%) LINQ
11 4 (5.56%) Web Services
12 3 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) Computer Science
2 14 (19.44%) Mathematics
3 10 (13.89%) N-Tier
4 9 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
4 9 (12.50%) CUDA
5 8 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
5 8 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
6 7 (9.72%) Algorithms
6 7 (9.72%) Visualisation
7 5 (6.94%) Open Source
8 2 (2.78%) Physics
8 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.78%) DTV
8 2 (2.78%) User Experience
8 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Linux
2 17 (23.61%) Windows
3 3 (4.17%) Android
3 3 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.39%) UNIX
5 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.78%) OO
3 18 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 17 (23.61%) Unit Testing
5 14 (19.44%) TDD
6 12 (16.67%) Scrum
7 11 (15.28%) OOD
8 9 (12.50%) CRM
8 9 (12.50%) Web Development
9 8 (11.11%) Mobile Commerce
9 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.72%) Image Processing
10 7 (9.72%) 3D Visualisation
10 7 (9.72%) Game Development
10 7 (9.72%) MVC
11 5 (6.94%) Automated Testing
11 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.56%) Waterfall
13 3 (4.17%) Mentoring
14 2 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.22%) C#
2 30 (41.67%) Java
3 18 (25.00%) C++
4 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 13 (18.06%) SQL
5 13 (18.06%) VB
6 10 (13.89%) Ruby
7 8 (11.11%) Python
8 7 (9.72%) VB.NET
8 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
9 5 (6.94%) Scala
10 3 (4.17%) PHP
10 3 (4.17%) VB6
11 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.78%) Perl
12 1 (1.39%) Delphi
12 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (31.94%) Degree
2 13 (18.06%) PhD
3 2 (2.78%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 6 (8.33%) TickIT
1 6 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 12207
1 6 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (8.33%) QA
1 6 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (2.78%) SAP
3 2 (2.78%) LexisNexis
4 1 (1.39%) Perforce
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £ competetive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Generous Holidays
Posted: 20 days ago