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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 22 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 43 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.83% 6.18% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.11% 8.54% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 42 30 19
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £47,500 £46,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
328 398 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 82.62% 72.36% 82.46%
Number of salaries quoted 260 265 300
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 53 (60.92%) C++
2 52 (59.77%) C#
3 47 (54.02%) Computer Science
4 43 (49.43%) Degree
5 37 (42.53%) Java
6 33 (37.93%) Mathematics
7 30 (34.48%) Multithreading
8 26 (29.89%) PhD
9 24 (27.59%) 3D Graphics
9 24 (27.59%) Games
9 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (27.59%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 20 (22.99%) Visualisation
11 19 (21.84%) Android
11 19 (21.84%) Physics
12 18 (20.69%) OpenGL
12 18 (20.69%) DirectX
12 18 (20.69%) HLSL
12 18 (20.69%) 3D Programming
13 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
13 17 (19.54%) .NET
14 15 (17.24%) Web Development
15 13 (14.94%) Banking
15 13 (14.94%) MySQL
15 13 (14.94%) HTML
15 13 (14.94%) CSS
15 13 (14.94%) Mobile Commerce
15 13 (14.94%) Mobile Banking
15 13 (14.94%) Mobile Payment
16 12 (13.79%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (3.45%) IIS
1 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.30%) Node.js
3 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.15%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.45%) SaaS
2 3 (3.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.45%) HTTP
1 3 (3.45%) SSL
2 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.94%) MySQL
2 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.60%) JIRA
2 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.30%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.15%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (1.15%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.15%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.15%) JMeter
General
1 24 (27.59%) Games
2 13 (14.94%) Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 55 (63.22%) Software Engineer
2 25 (28.74%) Developer
3 24 (27.59%) C++ Software Engineer
4 21 (24.14%) Software Developer
5 15 (17.24%) C# Developer
6 11 (12.64%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (11.49%) Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) Software Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) Graphics Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) C++ Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) Graduate
9 7 (8.05%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) Software Development Manager
10 3 (3.45%) Development Manager
10 3 (3.45%) Software Manager
11 2 (2.30%) Web Programmer
11 2 (2.30%) Graduate Software Developer
11 2 (2.30%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (2.30%) Agile Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.59%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 18 (20.69%) OpenGL
2 18 (20.69%) DirectX
3 17 (19.54%) .NET
4 13 (14.94%) CSS
4 13 (14.94%) HTML
5 12 (13.79%) HTML5
6 9 (10.34%) CSS3
7 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET
7 6 (6.90%) WPF
8 5 (5.75%) Web Services
8 5 (5.75%) iOS SDK
9 4 (4.60%) REST
9 4 (4.60%) .NET Framework
10 3 (3.45%) WinForms
10 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.30%) WCF
12 1 (1.15%) XML
12 1 (1.15%) Silverlight
12 1 (1.15%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (54.02%) Computer Science
2 33 (37.93%) Mathematics
3 24 (27.59%) 3D Graphics
4 20 (22.99%) Visualisation
5 19 (21.84%) Physics
6 13 (14.94%) Mobile Banking
6 13 (14.94%) Mobile Payment
7 11 (12.64%) Algorithms
8 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (5.75%) Mobile App
10 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (2.30%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
12 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
12 1 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.84%) Android
2 7 (8.05%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.90%) Linux
4 3 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.48%) Multithreading
2 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (20.69%) 3D Programming
4 15 (17.24%) Web Development
5 13 (14.94%) Mobile Commerce
6 12 (13.79%) UML
7 11 (12.64%) OOD
8 10 (11.49%) OO
9 7 (8.05%) Scrum
9 7 (8.05%) Mobile Development
9 7 (8.05%) API Development
9 7 (8.05%) API Design
10 6 (6.90%) Android Development
10 6 (6.90%) MVC
10 6 (6.90%) Project Management
10 6 (6.90%) OOP
11 4 (4.60%) Open Source
11 4 (4.60%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.60%) 3D Modelling
11 4 (4.60%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (60.92%) C++
2 52 (59.77%) C#
3 37 (42.53%) Java
4 18 (20.69%) HLSL
5 17 (19.54%) JavaScript
6 12 (13.79%) C
6 12 (13.79%) PHP
7 10 (11.49%) Perl
8 9 (10.34%) PHP5
9 5 (5.75%) SQL
10 4 (4.60%) VB.NET
10 4 (4.60%) Python
11 2 (2.30%) XAML
11 2 (2.30%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.30%) Delphi
12 1 (1.15%) VB
12 1 (1.15%) Pascal
12 1 (1.15%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 43 (49.43%) Degree
2 26 (29.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (9.20%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) Oracle
3 1 (1.15%) HP
3 1 (1.15%) Blackboard
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