The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills 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 Engineering over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 37 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 21 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.34% 4.29% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 5.41% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 16
Average salary £38,000 £43,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.14% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,150 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Software Engineering
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
329 222 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 83.72% 79.29% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 285 200 313
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 34 (59.65%) C++
2 28 (49.12%) Java
3 26 (45.61%) Computer Science
4 24 (42.11%) Android
5 23 (40.35%) Mathematics
5 23 (40.35%) Mobile Payment
6 22 (38.60%) C#
7 21 (36.84%) Mobile Commerce
7 21 (36.84%) Banking
7 21 (36.84%) Apple iOS
7 21 (36.84%) Mobile Banking
8 20 (35.09%) .NET
9 19 (33.33%) Mobile App
10 16 (28.07%) Web Services
11 15 (26.32%) XML
11 15 (26.32%) iOS SDK
12 14 (24.56%) WCF
13 13 (22.81%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (22.81%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (22.81%) OO
13 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
13 13 (22.81%) T-SQL
14 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
14 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
15 11 (19.30%) HTML
15 11 (19.30%) CSS
15 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (17.54%) MVC
17 9 (15.79%) Degree
18 8 (14.04%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (22.81%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.75%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.51%) JUnit
3 2 (3.51%) NUnit
3 2 (3.51%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.51%) MSTest
3 2 (3.51%) Moq
4 1 (1.75%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.75%) Subversion
4 1 (1.75%) Maven
4 1 (1.75%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.75%) Ant
General
1 21 (36.84%) Banking
2 3 (5.26%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 34 (59.65%) Developer
3 18 (31.58%) Graduate
3 18 (31.58%) .NET Developer
4 15 (26.32%) C# Developer
4 15 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (15.79%) C# Software Engineer
5 9 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 9 (15.79%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) PHP Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) C++ Developer
6 3 (5.26%) UI Programmer
6 3 (5.26%) UI Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Designer
7 2 (3.51%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.09%) .NET
2 16 (28.07%) Web Services
3 15 (26.32%) XML
3 15 (26.32%) iOS SDK
4 14 (24.56%) WCF
5 11 (19.30%) CSS
5 11 (19.30%) HTML
6 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.26%) HTML5
8 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.26%) SOAP
8 3 (5.26%) CSS3
9 2 (3.51%) Laravel
9 2 (3.51%) Backbone.js
9 2 (3.51%) REST
9 2 (3.51%) jQuery
9 2 (3.51%) Kohana
9 2 (3.51%) LAMP
9 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 26 (45.61%) Computer Science
2 23 (40.35%) Mathematics
2 23 (40.35%) Mobile Payment
3 21 (36.84%) Mobile Banking
4 19 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.26%) User Experience
6 2 (3.51%) iPhone
7 1 (1.75%) Physics
7 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) Android
2 21 (36.84%) Apple iOS
3 8 (14.04%) Windows
3 8 (14.04%) Linux
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.84%) Mobile Commerce
2 13 (22.81%) OO
3 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.54%) MVC
5 6 (10.53%) Web Development
6 5 (8.77%) Scrum
7 4 (7.02%) TDD
7 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.26%) Android Development
8 3 (5.26%) iOS Development
8 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (5.26%) OOD
8 3 (5.26%) UML
9 2 (3.51%) Product Management
9 2 (3.51%) OO PHP
9 2 (3.51%) DevOps
10 1 (1.75%) Coaching
10 1 (1.75%) MVVM
10 1 (1.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 34 (59.65%) C++
2 28 (49.12%) Java
3 22 (38.60%) C#
4 13 (22.81%) T-SQL
5 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 7 (12.28%) SQL
7 5 (8.77%) PHP
8 3 (5.26%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.51%) Perl
9 2 (3.51%) VB
9 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.51%) Python
10 1 (1.75%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Adobe
3 2 (3.51%) Zend
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Perforce
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