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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 31 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 29 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.46% 6.05% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.08% 8.33% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 19
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £34,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +38.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
359 204 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 79.96% 72.60% 80.08%
Number of salaries quoted 314 177 357
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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 43 (64.18%) C++
2 34 (50.75%) Mathematics
3 33 (49.25%) Java
4 32 (47.76%) Computer Science
5 31 (46.27%) Android
6 30 (44.78%) Mobile Payment
7 29 (43.28%) Mobile Commerce
7 29 (43.28%) Banking
7 29 (43.28%) Mobile Banking
8 27 (40.30%) C#
9 23 (34.33%) .NET
9 23 (34.33%) Apple iOS
10 20 (29.85%) Mobile App
11 19 (28.36%) iOS SDK
12 17 (25.37%) XML
13 16 (23.88%) WCF
13 16 (23.88%) Web Services
14 15 (22.39%) T-SQL
14 15 (22.39%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (22.39%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
16 13 (19.40%) Degree
17 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
18 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (13.43%) SQL
20 8 (11.94%) HTML
20 8 (11.94%) UML
20 8 (11.94%) CSS
20 8 (11.94%) Windows
20 8 (11.94%) ISO/IEC 27001

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 15 (22.39%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.99%) MSTest
2 2 (2.99%) Moq
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.99%) NUnit
3 1 (1.49%) Subversion
3 1 (1.49%) Maven
3 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.49%) Ant
3 1 (1.49%) JUnit
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (43.28%) Banking
2 4 (5.97%) Games
3 2 (2.99%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.49%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (68.66%) Software Engineer
2 30 (44.78%) Developer
3 23 (34.33%) Graduate
4 19 (28.36%) .NET Developer
5 16 (23.88%) C# Developer
5 16 (23.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (11.94%) .NET Software Engineer
6 8 (11.94%) C# Software Engineer
6 8 (11.94%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.94%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (8.96%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) C++ Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Programmer
9 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Software Programmer
9 2 (2.99%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Graphics Programmer
9 2 (2.99%) C++ Programmer
9 2 (2.99%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.33%) .NET
2 19 (28.36%) iOS SDK
3 17 (25.37%) XML
4 16 (23.88%) Web Services
4 16 (23.88%) WCF
5 8 (11.94%) HTML
5 8 (11.94%) CSS
6 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET
7 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.97%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 4 (5.97%) OpenGL
8 4 (5.97%) DirectX
9 2 (2.99%) WinForms
9 2 (2.99%) WPF
9 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.99%) jQuery
9 2 (2.99%) CSS3
9 2 (2.99%) HTML5
9 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 2 (2.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (50.75%) Mathematics
2 32 (47.76%) Computer Science
3 30 (44.78%) Mobile Payment
4 29 (43.28%) Mobile Banking
5 20 (29.85%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.97%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (5.97%) Visualisation
6 4 (5.97%) Physics
7 2 (2.99%) User Experience
7 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 31 (46.27%) Android
2 23 (34.33%) Apple iOS
3 8 (11.94%) Windows
4 5 (7.46%) Linux
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Mobile Commerce
2 11 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.94%) UML
4 7 (10.45%) MVC
5 6 (8.96%) OO
5 6 (8.96%) Web Development
6 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.97%) Project Management
7 4 (5.97%) Scrum
7 4 (5.97%) TDD
7 4 (5.97%) Multithreading
7 4 (5.97%) 3D Programming
8 2 (2.99%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (2.99%) Android Development
8 2 (2.99%) iOS Development
8 2 (2.99%) DevOps
8 2 (2.99%) OOD
8 2 (2.99%) Coaching
8 2 (2.99%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 43 (64.18%) C++
2 33 (49.25%) Java
3 27 (40.30%) C#
4 15 (22.39%) T-SQL
5 9 (13.43%) SQL
6 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.97%) HLSL
8 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.99%) VB
10 1 (1.49%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 13 (19.40%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (11.94%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) Adobe
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Perforce
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Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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