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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 29 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 36 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.53% 4.84% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 5.70% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 35 17 12
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
396 298 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 82.85% 84.90% 78.77%
Number of salaries quoted 324 265 292
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £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 29 December 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 29 December 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 34 (54.84%) C++
1 34 (54.84%) Java
2 31 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 25 (40.32%) Mathematics
4 24 (38.71%) Android
4 24 (38.71%) C#
5 23 (37.10%) Mobile Payment
6 21 (33.87%) Apple iOS
6 21 (33.87%) Mobile Banking
6 21 (33.87%) Mobile Commerce
6 21 (33.87%) Banking
7 19 (30.65%) .NET
7 19 (30.65%) Mobile App
8 16 (25.81%) XML
9 15 (24.19%) Web Services
9 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
9 15 (24.19%) OO
9 15 (24.19%) iOS SDK
10 13 (20.97%) MVC
10 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
10 13 (20.97%) CSS
10 13 (20.97%) WCF
11 12 (19.35%) Degree
11 12 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (19.35%) T-SQL
11 12 (19.35%) HTML
11 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
11 12 (19.35%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (16.13%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (19.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.68%) JUnit
3 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.84%) CruiseControl
3 3 (4.84%) Maven
3 3 (4.84%) JIRA
3 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.84%) Ant
4 2 (3.23%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.23%) MSTest
4 2 (3.23%) Moq
4 2 (3.23%) NUnit
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.61%) Subversion
5 1 (1.61%) VTune
General
1 21 (33.87%) Banking
2 3 (4.84%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
4 1 (1.61%) Games
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (69.35%) Software Engineer
2 35 (56.45%) Developer
3 20 (32.26%) Graduate
4 17 (27.42%) .NET Developer
5 15 (24.19%) C# Developer
6 14 (22.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (19.35%) Software Developer
8 9 (14.52%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (14.52%) .NET Software Engineer
9 6 (9.68%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Java Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) Junior
10 4 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Junior Developer
10 4 (6.45%) PHP Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
11 3 (4.84%) Junior Java Developer
11 3 (4.84%) Junior Java Software Engineer
11 3 (4.84%) Junior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) .NET
2 16 (25.81%) XML
3 15 (24.19%) Web Services
3 15 (24.19%) iOS SDK
4 13 (20.97%) WCF
4 13 (20.97%) CSS
5 12 (19.35%) HTML
6 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET
7 5 (8.06%) SOAP
7 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (4.84%) HTML5
8 3 (4.84%) CSS3
8 3 (4.84%) LAMP
8 3 (4.84%) Spring
8 3 (4.84%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.84%) Spring MVC
9 2 (3.23%) XHTML
9 2 (3.23%) Laravel
9 2 (3.23%) Backbone.js
9 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 31 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 25 (40.32%) Mathematics
3 23 (37.10%) Mobile Payment
4 21 (33.87%) Mobile Banking
5 19 (30.65%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.84%) User Experience
6 3 (4.84%) Physics
7 2 (3.23%) iPhone
8 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) Android
2 21 (33.87%) Apple iOS
3 10 (16.13%) Linux
4 8 (12.90%) Windows
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.61%) UNIX
6 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Mobile Commerce
2 15 (24.19%) OO
3 13 (20.97%) MVC
4 12 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.68%) Web Development
6 5 (8.06%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.45%) Scrum
7 4 (6.45%) OOD
7 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.84%) Android Development
8 3 (4.84%) iOS Development
8 3 (4.84%) UML
8 3 (4.84%) TDD
8 3 (4.84%) Product Management
8 3 (4.84%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.23%) OO PHP
9 2 (3.23%) DevOps
9 2 (3.23%) Multithreading
10 1 (1.61%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (1.61%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) C++
1 34 (54.84%) Java
2 24 (38.71%) C#
3 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.35%) T-SQL
5 8 (12.90%) PHP
6 6 (9.68%) SQL
7 4 (6.45%) Python
8 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.84%) Perl
9 2 (3.23%) VB
9 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.61%) PHP5
10 1 (1.61%) HLSL
10 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Adobe
3 2 (3.23%) Zend
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) Blackboard
4 1 (1.61%) Perforce
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £25-£40k - Negotiable, dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago