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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 33 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 29 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.15% 6.21% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.02% 7.85% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 13
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 £22,500 £26,750 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
413 344 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 73.36% 79.08% 74.44%
Number of salaries quoted 268 281 269
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 August 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 46 (56.10%) Java
2 36 (43.90%) Computer Science
3 32 (39.02%) OO
4 30 (36.59%) Linux
4 30 (36.59%) JavaScript
5 29 (35.37%) C++
6 27 (32.93%) Spring
6 27 (32.93%) Degree
6 27 (32.93%) Mathematics
7 24 (29.27%) HTML
8 21 (25.61%) C
8 21 (25.61%) C#
9 18 (21.95%) Web Services
10 17 (20.73%) Finance
10 17 (20.73%) SQL
10 17 (20.73%) Maven
11 15 (18.29%) jQuery
12 14 (17.07%) MooTools
12 14 (17.07%) Apache Wicket
12 14 (17.07%) JAX-WS
12 14 (17.07%) JSR 170
12 14 (17.07%) Jackrabbit
12 14 (17.07%) Subversion
12 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (17.07%) Java EE
12 14 (17.07%) UNIX
12 14 (17.07%) Tomcat
13 11 (13.41%) MVC
13 11 (13.41%) TDD
13 11 (13.41%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (17.07%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.44%) Moodle
3 1 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) Jackrabbit
2 8 (9.76%) MySQL
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.22%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (20.73%) Maven
2 14 (17.07%) Subversion
3 10 (12.20%) JUnit
4 8 (9.76%) Eclipse
5 7 (8.54%) CruiseControl
5 7 (8.54%) JIRA
6 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.66%) Ant
7 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.66%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.22%) VTune
8 1 (1.22%) GDB
8 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 17 (20.73%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Games
3 4 (4.88%) Electronics
4 3 (3.66%) Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.22%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 53 (64.63%) Developer
2 49 (59.76%) Software Engineer
3 32 (39.02%) Java Developer
4 21 (25.61%) Java Software Engineer
5 18 (21.95%) Software Developer
6 13 (15.85%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (12.20%) J2EE Developer
7 10 (12.20%) J2EE Software Engineer
7 10 (12.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 8 (9.76%) Java Software Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Graduate Java Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Junior Java Software Engineer
9 7 (8.54%) Junior Java Software Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Junior Software Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Junior Software Engineer
9 7 (8.54%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (8.54%) Junior
9 7 (8.54%) Graduate
9 7 (8.54%) Junior Developer
9 7 (8.54%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.93%) Spring
2 24 (29.27%) HTML
3 18 (21.95%) Web Services
4 15 (18.29%) jQuery
5 14 (17.07%) MooTools
5 14 (17.07%) Apache Wicket
5 14 (17.07%) JAX-WS
5 14 (17.07%) Java EE
5 14 (17.07%) JSR 170
6 11 (13.41%) CSS
7 10 (12.20%) Hibernate
7 10 (12.20%) .NET
7 10 (12.20%) J2EE
8 9 (10.98%) OpenGL
9 7 (8.54%) .NET Framework
10 5 (6.10%) SOAP
11 4 (4.88%) WinForms
11 4 (4.88%) LAMP
12 3 (3.66%) DirectX
12 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 36 (43.90%) Computer Science
2 27 (32.93%) Mathematics
3 7 (8.54%) Physics
3 7 (8.54%) Visualisation
3 7 (8.54%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (4.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (4.88%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (3.66%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.44%) CUDA
6 2 (2.44%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.22%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.22%) VLE
7 1 (1.22%) Statistics
7 1 (1.22%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.22%) iPhone
7 1 (1.22%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.22%) GPGPU
7 1 (1.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (36.59%) Linux
2 14 (17.07%) UNIX
3 7 (8.54%) Windows
4 5 (6.10%) Android
4 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) OO
2 14 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.41%) TDD
3 11 (13.41%) Image Processing
3 11 (13.41%) MVC
3 11 (13.41%) Multithreading
4 10 (12.20%) Unit Testing
5 9 (10.98%) Scrum
6 8 (9.76%) OOD
7 7 (8.54%) 3D Visualisation
8 4 (4.88%) Static Code Analysis
8 4 (4.88%) Product Management
8 4 (4.88%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (4.88%) Quality Management
8 4 (4.88%) Data Analysis
9 3 (3.66%) Mobile Commerce
9 3 (3.66%) OOP
10 2 (2.44%) CRM
10 2 (2.44%) SOA
10 2 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 46 (56.10%) Java
2 30 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 29 (35.37%) C++
4 21 (25.61%) C
4 21 (25.61%) C#
5 17 (20.73%) SQL
6 11 (13.41%) PHP
7 8 (9.76%) Python
8 4 (4.88%) Perl
8 4 (4.88%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.44%) PHP5
10 1 (1.22%) HLSL
10 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.22%) Ruby
10 1 (1.22%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 27 (32.93%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (3.66%) Oracle
1 3 (3.66%) Zend
2 2 (2.44%) Blackboard
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
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