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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 19 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 51 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.06% 6.21% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.31% 6.40% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 21
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,750 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £42,500 £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
548 422 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.34% 97.01% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 362 355 365
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 47 (59.49%) C#
2 34 (43.04%) Java
3 32 (40.51%) C++
4 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (37.97%) Degree
6 27 (34.18%) OO
7 24 (30.38%) .NET
8 22 (27.85%) HTML
9 21 (26.58%) ASP.NET
9 21 (26.58%) CSS
10 20 (25.32%) SQL
10 20 (25.32%) Linux
10 20 (25.32%) Computer Science
11 19 (24.05%) TDD
12 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
13 16 (20.25%) Mathematics
13 16 (20.25%) Physics
14 15 (18.99%) UNIX
14 15 (18.99%) Client/Server
14 15 (18.99%) C
14 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
14 15 (18.99%) Games
15 14 (17.72%) MVC
15 14 (17.72%) Web Services
15 14 (17.72%) Relational Database
16 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
17 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
18 10 (12.66%) Unit Testing
18 10 (12.66%) Team Foundation Server
18 10 (12.66%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) HTTP
2 1 (1.27%) Intranet
2 1 (1.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.72%) Relational Database
2 12 (15.19%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.53%) MySQL
6 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) JUnit
1 10 (12.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.13%) Eclipse
3 7 (8.86%) CruiseControl
3 7 (8.86%) JIRA
4 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.80%) Subversion
4 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.27%) GDB
General
1 15 (18.99%) Games
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
3 4 (5.06%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.38%) .NET
2 22 (27.85%) HTML
3 21 (26.58%) ASP.NET
3 21 (26.58%) CSS
4 14 (17.72%) Web Services
5 10 (12.66%) XML
5 10 (12.66%) SOAP
6 9 (11.39%) Ajax
7 7 (8.86%) HTML5
8 6 (7.59%) jQuery
8 6 (7.59%) CSS3
8 6 (7.59%) .NET Framework
8 6 (7.59%) JSON
9 5 (6.33%) OpenGL
9 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (5.06%) WCF
11 3 (3.80%) WPF
11 3 (3.80%) WF
11 3 (3.80%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Computer Science
2 16 (20.25%) Mathematics
2 16 (20.25%) Physics
3 15 (18.99%) Client/Server
4 9 (11.39%) GIS
5 5 (6.33%) N-Tier
5 5 (6.33%) CUDA
6 4 (5.06%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.80%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (3.80%) Open Source
8 1 (1.27%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.27%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.32%) Linux
2 15 (18.99%) UNIX
3 8 (10.13%) Windows
4 1 (1.27%) Android
4 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.18%) OO
3 19 (24.05%) TDD
4 18 (22.78%) Software Engineering
5 14 (17.72%) MVC
6 10 (12.66%) Unit Testing
6 10 (12.66%) Waterfall
7 9 (11.39%) Multithreading
7 9 (11.39%) Scrum
8 8 (10.13%) Web Development
9 6 (7.59%) OOD
10 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.06%) Image Processing
10 4 (5.06%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (5.06%) 3D Visualisation
11 3 (3.80%) OWASP
11 3 (3.80%) Automated Testing
11 3 (3.80%) Test Scripting
11 3 (3.80%) CRM
11 3 (3.80%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (59.49%) C#
2 34 (43.04%) Java
3 32 (40.51%) C++
4 20 (25.32%) SQL
5 15 (18.99%) C
6 11 (13.92%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.86%) Ruby
8 3 (3.80%) Scala
8 3 (3.80%) Python
8 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.80%) VB
9 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.53%) PHP
10 1 (1.27%) Fortran
10 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (37.97%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) PhD
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.80%) Google
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefi
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
RMI International
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: 25 days ago