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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 35 37 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 28 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.83% 3.39% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.13% 3.46% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 5
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -15.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
457 347 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.21% 98.02% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 372 313 361
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,500 £21,975
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £50,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 43 (78.18%) Software Engineering
2 41 (74.55%) Java
3 34 (61.82%) C++
3 34 (61.82%) Computer Science
4 30 (54.55%) Mathematics
5 29 (52.73%) Mobile Commerce
5 29 (52.73%) Banking
5 29 (52.73%) Mobile Banking
5 29 (52.73%) Mobile Payment
6 22 (40.00%) Android
7 19 (34.55%) Apple iOS
8 16 (29.09%) Mobile App
9 15 (27.27%) iOS SDK
10 13 (23.64%) C#
10 13 (23.64%) Python
11 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
11 12 (21.82%) CSS
11 12 (21.82%) XML
11 12 (21.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (21.82%) PCI DSS
12 11 (20.00%) HTML
12 11 (20.00%) QA
13 10 (18.18%) .NET
14 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
14 9 (16.36%) ISO 9001
14 9 (16.36%) TickIT
14 9 (16.36%) ISO/IEC 12207
14 9 (16.36%) Degree
15 8 (14.55%) T-SQL
15 8 (14.55%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (14.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.82%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) JUnit
1 8 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.45%) Ant
2 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.45%) CruiseControl
2 3 (5.45%) Maven
2 3 (5.45%) JIRA
3 2 (3.64%) Selenium
3 2 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.64%) TestNG
3 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
3 2 (3.64%) Hudson
3 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (52.73%) Banking
2 3 (5.45%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) iOS SDK
2 12 (21.82%) CSS
2 12 (21.82%) XML
3 11 (20.00%) HTML
4 10 (18.18%) .NET
5 8 (14.55%) WCF
5 8 (14.55%) Web Services
6 5 (9.09%) SOAP
7 3 (5.45%) Spring MVC
7 3 (5.45%) Spring
7 3 (5.45%) CSS3
7 3 (5.45%) HTML5
8 2 (3.64%) Backbone.js
8 2 (3.64%) Ajax
8 2 (3.64%) REST
8 2 (3.64%) Flash
8 2 (3.64%) XHTML
9 1 (1.82%) LAMP
9 1 (1.82%) WPF
9 1 (1.82%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (61.82%) Computer Science
2 30 (54.55%) Mathematics
3 29 (52.73%) Mobile Banking
3 29 (52.73%) Mobile Payment
4 16 (29.09%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.45%) Physics
5 3 (5.45%) User Experience
6 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Android
2 19 (34.55%) Apple iOS
3 8 (14.55%) Linux
4 3 (5.45%) Windows
4 3 (5.45%) Windows Phone
5 2 (3.64%) UNIX
6 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (78.18%) Software Engineering
2 29 (52.73%) Mobile Commerce
3 8 (14.55%) OO
4 5 (9.09%) MVC
4 5 (9.09%) Web Development
4 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.45%) UML
5 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.45%) Scrum
5 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
5 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
5 3 (5.45%) Product Management
5 3 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (3.64%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.64%) Manual Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Load Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Automated Testing
7 1 (1.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 41 (74.55%) Java
2 34 (61.82%) C++
3 13 (23.64%) Python
3 13 (23.64%) C#
4 12 (21.82%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.55%) T-SQL
6 5 (9.09%) Perl
6 5 (9.09%) PHP
7 3 (5.45%) SQL
8 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.82%) C
8 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (21.82%) PCI DSS
2 11 (20.00%) QA
3 9 (16.36%) ISO 9001
3 9 (16.36%) TickIT
3 9 (16.36%) ISO/IEC 12207
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Adobe
3 2 (3.64%) Perforce
4 1 (1.82%) Blackboard
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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