The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Programmer role 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank 58 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.21% 0.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £30,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
459 524 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.25% 96.86% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 414 451 329
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Programmer
Tyne and Wear

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the job title across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Programmer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Software Programmer in their job title 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 with Software Programmer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (100.00%) GPGPU
1 3 (100.00%) CUDA
1 3 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that cited Software Programmer in their job title 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 with Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (100.00%) GPGPU
1 3 (100.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 3 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby