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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 36 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 27 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.83% 5.74% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.00% 7.11% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 11
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,000 £40,000
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
450 380 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 80.50% 80.85% 76.32%
Number of salaries quoted 311 331 267
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,730 £57,500
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 30 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 30 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 42 (60.87%) Java
2 36 (52.17%) Computer Science
3 29 (42.03%) OO
4 26 (37.68%) Mathematics
5 25 (36.23%) JavaScript
5 25 (36.23%) C++
6 24 (34.78%) Degree
7 21 (30.43%) Linux
8 20 (28.99%) HTML
8 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (27.54%) Spring
10 15 (21.74%) C#
11 13 (18.84%) C
11 13 (18.84%) Web Services
11 13 (18.84%) Finance
12 12 (17.39%) SQL
12 12 (17.39%) Maven
13 11 (15.94%) CSS
13 11 (15.94%) Android
13 11 (15.94%) Apple iOS
13 11 (15.94%) Mobile App
14 10 (14.49%) Mobile Payment
14 10 (14.49%) Jackrabbit
14 10 (14.49%) MooTools
14 10 (14.49%) Apache Wicket
14 10 (14.49%) JAX-WS
14 10 (14.49%) UNIX
14 10 (14.49%) Tomcat
14 10 (14.49%) PHP
14 10 (14.49%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 10 (14.49%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.45%) CMS
2 1 (1.45%) Moodle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) Jackrabbit
2 7 (10.14%) MySQL
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Maven
2 10 (14.49%) Subversion
3 8 (11.59%) JUnit
4 7 (10.14%) Eclipse
5 6 (8.70%) CruiseControl
5 6 (8.70%) JIRA
6 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.35%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.90%) Ant
7 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.45%) Selenium
8 1 (1.45%) VTune
8 1 (1.45%) GDB
8 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (18.84%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Banking
3 6 (8.70%) Games
4 3 (4.35%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.90%) Marketing
5 2 (2.90%) Electronics
6 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (63.77%) Developer
2 42 (60.87%) Software Engineer
3 24 (34.78%) Java Developer
4 17 (24.64%) Software Developer
5 16 (23.19%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (14.49%) Graduate
7 9 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (10.14%) J2EE Developer
8 7 (10.14%) J2EE Software Engineer
8 7 (10.14%) Java Software Developer
8 7 (10.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Junior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Junior Java Software Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Graduate Java Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Junior Java Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Junior Software Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Junior Software Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) PHP Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.99%) HTML
2 19 (27.54%) Spring
3 13 (18.84%) Web Services
4 11 (15.94%) CSS
5 10 (14.49%) Java EE
5 10 (14.49%) JSR 170
5 10 (14.49%) jQuery
5 10 (14.49%) MooTools
5 10 (14.49%) Apache Wicket
5 10 (14.49%) JAX-WS
6 7 (10.14%) OpenGL
6 7 (10.14%) Hibernate
6 7 (10.14%) J2EE
7 6 (8.70%) .NET
7 6 (8.70%) iOS SDK
8 4 (5.80%) LAMP
8 4 (5.80%) SOAP
9 3 (4.35%) DirectX
9 3 (4.35%) .NET Framework
9 3 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 36 (52.17%) Computer Science
2 26 (37.68%) Mathematics
3 11 (15.94%) Mobile App
4 10 (14.49%) Mobile Payment
5 9 (13.04%) Mobile Banking
6 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (8.70%) Physics
8 5 (7.25%) Visualisation
9 4 (5.80%) Algorithms
10 3 (4.35%) User Experience
11 2 (2.90%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (2.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (1.45%) Statistics
12 1 (1.45%) CUDA
12 1 (1.45%) iPhone
12 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.43%) Linux
2 11 (15.94%) Android
2 11 (15.94%) Apple iOS
3 10 (14.49%) UNIX
4 6 (8.70%) Windows
5 3 (4.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) OO
2 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.04%) Mobile Commerce
3 9 (13.04%) Unit Testing
3 9 (13.04%) Multithreading
4 8 (11.59%) MVC
4 8 (11.59%) TDD
5 7 (10.14%) Scrum
5 7 (10.14%) Image Processing
6 6 (8.70%) OOD
7 5 (7.25%) 3D Visualisation
8 4 (5.80%) Web Development
8 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.35%) Product Management
9 3 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.35%) OOP
10 2 (2.90%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (2.90%) CRM
10 2 (2.90%) B2B
10 2 (2.90%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.87%) Java
2 25 (36.23%) JavaScript
2 25 (36.23%) C++
3 15 (21.74%) C#
4 13 (18.84%) C
5 12 (17.39%) SQL
6 10 (14.49%) PHP
7 7 (10.14%) Python
8 3 (4.35%) Perl
9 2 (2.90%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.90%) PHP5
10 1 (1.45%) HLSL
10 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.45%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 24 (34.78%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (4.35%) Zend
2 1 (1.45%) Blackboard
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle
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