The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 20 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 48 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.19% 4.66% 7.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.37% 6.17% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 47 19 22
Average salary £44,500 £34,420 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.28% -10.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £42,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
359 405 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 76.22% 75.42% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 323 346 227
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,636 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £69,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
Tyne and Wear

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 17 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 31 (53.45%) Java
2 27 (46.55%) Spring
3 22 (37.93%) SQL
3 22 (37.93%) Linux
4 19 (32.76%) C++
5 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
6 17 (29.31%) Hibernate
6 17 (29.31%) HTML
6 17 (29.31%) J2EE
7 16 (27.59%) C#
7 16 (27.59%) OO
7 16 (27.59%) Degree
8 15 (25.86%) Computer Science
9 14 (24.14%) C
10 13 (22.41%) Web Services
11 12 (20.69%) TDD
11 12 (20.69%) Finance
11 12 (20.69%) jQuery
12 11 (18.97%) Mathematics
12 11 (18.97%) .NET
13 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (17.24%) Maven
13 10 (17.24%) Java EE
13 10 (17.24%) Image Processing
14 9 (15.52%) Jackrabbit
14 9 (15.52%) JSR 170
14 9 (15.52%) MooTools
14 9 (15.52%) Apache Wicket
14 9 (15.52%) JAX-WS
14 9 (15.52%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 9 (15.52%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.72%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.72%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.72%) Moodle
2 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) FTP
1 1 (1.72%) Intranet
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) Jackrabbit
2 5 (8.62%) MySQL
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Maven
2 9 (15.52%) Subversion
3 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.45%) JUnit
6 1 (1.72%) Ant
6 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.72%) JIRA
6 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Games
3 3 (5.17%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (68.97%) Software Engineer
2 39 (67.24%) Developer
3 27 (46.55%) Java Developer
4 18 (31.03%) Java Software Engineer
5 16 (27.59%) J2EE Developer
5 16 (27.59%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 16 (27.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Software Developer
8 6 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
9 5 (8.62%) .NET Developer
10 4 (6.90%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (6.90%) C Software Engineer
11 3 (5.17%) Senior Programmer
11 3 (5.17%) Software Programmer
11 3 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (5.17%) Junior Software Engineer
11 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (46.55%) Spring
2 17 (29.31%) Hibernate
2 17 (29.31%) HTML
2 17 (29.31%) J2EE
3 13 (22.41%) Web Services
4 12 (20.69%) jQuery
5 11 (18.97%) .NET
6 10 (17.24%) Java EE
7 9 (15.52%) MooTools
7 9 (15.52%) Apache Wicket
7 9 (15.52%) JAX-WS
7 9 (15.52%) CSS
7 9 (15.52%) JSR 170
8 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
9 6 (10.34%) OpenGL
10 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
11 4 (6.90%) XML
12 3 (5.17%) XHTML
12 3 (5.17%) WinForms
13 2 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Computer Science
2 11 (18.97%) Mathematics
3 6 (10.34%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.17%) GPGPU
4 3 (5.17%) CUDA
4 3 (5.17%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (5.17%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (5.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.72%) Physics
6 1 (1.72%) Open Source
6 1 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.72%) Statistics
6 1 (1.72%) VLE
6 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.72%) DataPower
6 1 (1.72%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) UNIX
2 9 (15.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) OO
2 12 (20.69%) TDD
3 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.24%) Image Processing
4 8 (13.79%) Scrum
5 6 (10.34%) MVC
5 6 (10.34%) 3D Visualisation
5 6 (10.34%) Multithreading
6 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (5.17%) Quality Management
7 3 (5.17%) OOD
7 3 (5.17%) SOA
7 3 (5.17%) Pair Programming
7 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.17%) Static Code Analysis
8 2 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.45%) OOP
9 1 (1.72%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) Java
2 22 (37.93%) SQL
3 19 (32.76%) C++
4 18 (31.03%) JavaScript
5 16 (27.59%) C#
6 14 (24.14%) C
7 4 (6.90%) PHP
7 4 (6.90%) Ruby
8 3 (5.17%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.45%) Python
9 2 (3.45%) Perl
10 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.72%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Zend
3 1 (1.72%) Blackboard
3 1 (1.72%) Kony
3 1 (1.72%) JBoss
3 1 (1.72%) IBM
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: From £19,000 to £22,500 per annum
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Salary: £18,000 to £22,000
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