The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 27 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 33 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.99% 0.92% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.19% 0.95% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 31 2 9
Average salary £45,000 £34,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,300 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,700 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
459 524 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.25% 96.86% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 414 451 329
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Engineer
Tyne and Wear

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 18 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 41 (97.62%) Software Engineering
2 21 (50.00%) Java
3 20 (47.62%) SQL
4 19 (45.24%) C++
5 17 (40.48%) Spring
6 16 (38.10%) Hibernate
6 16 (38.10%) J2EE
7 14 (33.33%) Linux
8 11 (26.19%) C#
8 11 (26.19%) Image Processing
9 10 (23.81%) Windows
10 8 (19.05%) TDD
11 6 (14.29%) Scrum
11 6 (14.29%) OpenGL
11 6 (14.29%) .NET
11 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
11 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
11 6 (14.29%) Visualisation
11 6 (14.29%) 3D Visualisation
12 5 (11.90%) Degree
12 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
12 5 (11.90%) C
12 5 (11.90%) CSS
12 5 (11.90%) Games
13 4 (9.52%) WinForms
13 4 (9.52%) HTML
13 4 (9.52%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (2.38%) Moodle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.38%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.38%) Maven
3 1 (2.38%) Ant
3 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (11.90%) Games
2 3 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) Spring
2 16 (38.10%) Hibernate
2 16 (38.10%) J2EE
3 6 (14.29%) OpenGL
3 6 (14.29%) .NET
3 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 5 (11.90%) CSS
5 4 (9.52%) WinForms
5 4 (9.52%) HTML
6 3 (7.14%) XML
6 3 (7.14%) XHTML
7 1 (2.38%) Kohana
7 1 (2.38%) RESTful
7 1 (2.38%) LESS
7 1 (2.38%) HTML5 Canvas
7 1 (2.38%) Laravel
7 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.38%) Zend Framework
7 1 (2.38%) jQuery
7 1 (2.38%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (7.14%) GPGPU
3 3 (7.14%) CUDA
3 3 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.38%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Open Source
5 1 (2.38%) Physics
5 1 (2.38%) Statistics
5 1 (2.38%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) Software Engineering
2 11 (26.19%) Image Processing
3 8 (19.05%) TDD
4 6 (14.29%) Scrum
4 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 6 (14.29%) 3D Visualisation
5 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Static Code Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Pair Programming
6 3 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (7.14%) OOD
6 3 (7.14%) Quality Management
6 3 (7.14%) MVC
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.76%) OO
7 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.38%) Product Management
8 1 (2.38%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) Java
2 20 (47.62%) SQL
3 19 (45.24%) C++
4 11 (26.19%) C#
5 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (11.90%) C
7 4 (9.52%) PHP
7 4 (9.52%) Ruby
8 3 (7.14%) Embedded C
9 2 (4.76%) Python
9 2 (4.76%) Perl
10 1 (2.38%) PHP5
10 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Blackboard
2 1 (2.38%) Zend
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
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