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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 38 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 25 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.57% 5.36% 4.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.72% 6.63% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 13
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
437 362 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 79.89% 80.80% 76.01%
Number of salaries quoted 300 311 266
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 45 (60.00%) Java
2 38 (50.67%) Computer Science
3 31 (41.33%) OO
4 28 (37.33%) JavaScript
5 27 (36.00%) Degree
5 27 (36.00%) Mathematics
6 26 (34.67%) C++
7 25 (33.33%) Linux
8 23 (30.67%) HTML
8 23 (30.67%) Spring
9 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (24.00%) C#
11 16 (21.33%) Web Services
12 15 (20.00%) C
12 15 (20.00%) SQL
12 15 (20.00%) Finance
12 15 (20.00%) Maven
13 12 (16.00%) Subversion
13 12 (16.00%) Java EE
13 12 (16.00%) CSS
13 12 (16.00%) UNIX
13 12 (16.00%) Tomcat
13 12 (16.00%) JSR 170
13 12 (16.00%) jQuery
13 12 (16.00%) MooTools
13 12 (16.00%) Apache Wicket
13 12 (16.00%) JAX-WS
13 12 (16.00%) Jackrabbit
14 10 (13.33%) PHP
14 10 (13.33%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.67%) Moodle
3 1 (1.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.00%) Jackrabbit
2 8 (10.67%) MySQL
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.33%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (20.00%) Maven
2 12 (16.00%) Subversion
3 9 (12.00%) JUnit
4 7 (9.33%) Eclipse
5 6 (8.00%) CruiseControl
5 6 (8.00%) JIRA
6 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
7 3 (4.00%) Ant
7 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.00%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.33%) VTune
9 1 (1.33%) GDB
9 1 (1.33%) Selenium
General
1 15 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.67%) Banking
3 6 (8.00%) Games
4 3 (4.00%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.67%) Marketing
5 2 (2.67%) Electronics
6 1 (1.33%) Advertising
6 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (64.00%) Developer
2 45 (60.00%) Software Engineer
3 27 (36.00%) Java Developer
4 18 (24.00%) Software Developer
4 18 (24.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 11 (14.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (12.00%) Graduate
7 8 (10.67%) J2EE Developer
7 8 (10.67%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 8 (10.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (9.33%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (8.00%) Junior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) Junior Java Software Developer
9 6 (8.00%) Junior Software Developer
9 6 (8.00%) Junior Software Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) Graduate Java Developer
9 6 (8.00%) Junior
9 6 (8.00%) Junior Developer
9 6 (8.00%) PHP Developer
9 6 (8.00%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (30.67%) HTML
1 23 (30.67%) Spring
2 16 (21.33%) Web Services
3 12 (16.00%) CSS
3 12 (16.00%) Java EE
3 12 (16.00%) JSR 170
3 12 (16.00%) jQuery
3 12 (16.00%) MooTools
3 12 (16.00%) Apache Wicket
3 12 (16.00%) JAX-WS
4 9 (12.00%) .NET
5 8 (10.67%) J2EE
5 8 (10.67%) Hibernate
6 7 (9.33%) OpenGL
7 6 (8.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (6.67%) SOAP
8 5 (6.67%) iOS SDK
9 4 (5.33%) LAMP
9 4 (5.33%) WinForms
10 3 (4.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 38 (50.67%) Computer Science
2 27 (36.00%) Mathematics
3 10 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (12.00%) Mobile Payment
5 8 (10.67%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (8.00%) Physics
7 5 (6.67%) Visualisation
8 3 (4.00%) User Experience
9 2 (2.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (2.67%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (1.33%) Statistics
10 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.33%) VLE
10 1 (1.33%) Data Integration
10 1 (1.33%) iPhone
10 1 (1.33%) Learning Management System
10 1 (1.33%) Open Source
10 1 (1.33%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Linux
2 12 (16.00%) UNIX
3 10 (13.33%) Android
3 10 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 8 (10.67%) Windows
5 3 (4.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.33%) OO
2 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.33%) MVC
4 9 (12.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (12.00%) Image Processing
4 9 (12.00%) Multithreading
5 8 (10.67%) Mobile Commerce
5 8 (10.67%) TDD
6 7 (9.33%) Scrum
7 6 (8.00%) OOD
8 5 (6.67%) 3D Visualisation
9 4 (5.33%) Product Management
9 4 (5.33%) Web Development
9 4 (5.33%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.33%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.00%) OOP
10 3 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (2.67%) Android Development
11 2 (2.67%) iOS Development
11 2 (2.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.00%) Java
2 28 (37.33%) JavaScript
3 26 (34.67%) C++
4 18 (24.00%) C#
5 15 (20.00%) C
5 15 (20.00%) SQL
6 10 (13.33%) PHP
7 8 (10.67%) Python
8 3 (4.00%) Perl
9 2 (2.67%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.67%) PHP5
10 1 (1.33%) HLSL
10 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.33%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 27 (36.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (4.00%) Oracle
1 3 (4.00%) Zend
2 2 (2.67%) Blackboard
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
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Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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