The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 51 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 10 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.71% 3.14% 4.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 3.35% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 13
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £30,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
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
362 388 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 98.10% 93.72% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 322 323 251
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) C#
4 9 (64.29%) .NET
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (50.00%) MVC
6 6 (42.86%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (28.57%) SaaS
8 4 (28.57%) Heroku
8 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
8 4 (28.57%) JIRA
8 4 (28.57%) QA
8 4 (28.57%) WCF
8 4 (28.57%) Use Case
8 4 (28.57%) Release Management
8 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
8 4 (28.57%) Android
8 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (28.57%) HTTP
8 4 (28.57%) SSL
8 4 (28.57%) Python
8 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
8 4 (28.57%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) IIS
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Heroku
2 4 (28.57%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
1 4 (28.57%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) GPRS
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) REST
3 4 (28.57%) WCF
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 3 (21.43%) JSON
4 3 (21.43%) RESTful
4 3 (21.43%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
6 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
6 1 (7.14%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
2 1 (7.14%) Kinect
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Android
2 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 4 (28.57%) Release Management
4 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Use Case
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) Line Management
5 3 (21.43%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Development
6 2 (14.29%) Online Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) Product Management
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) C
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) Python
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) PHP
5 2 (14.29%) Scala
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Xamarin
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