The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 315 276 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 44.12% 35.20% 29.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 46.32% 36.41% 31.34%
Number of salaries quoted 293 250 186
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,850 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
680 758 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.24% 96.68% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 574 625 564
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the North East region.

Developer Salary Trend in the North East

Developer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in the North East

Developer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear 0 246 £37,500 +7.14% 70
Durham 0 61 £40,000 +21.21% 22
Northumberland +3 4 £25,000 -1.96% 1
Teesside - 2 £47,500 - 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 380 (63.76%) C#
2 379 (63.59%) .NET
3 260 (43.62%) SQL Server
4 252 (42.28%) ASP.NET
5 249 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
6 233 (39.09%) HTML
7 229 (38.42%) JavaScript
8 208 (34.90%) CSS
9 206 (34.56%) MVC
10 167 (28.02%) SQL
11 132 (22.15%) OO
11 132 (22.15%) jQuery
12 123 (20.64%) Microsoft
13 122 (20.47%) .NET Framework
14 119 (19.97%) ASP.NET MVC
15 116 (19.46%) TDD
16 114 (19.13%) WCF
17 96 (16.11%) Java
18 92 (15.44%) HTML5
18 92 (15.44%) Git (software)
19 90 (15.10%) Scrum
20 84 (14.09%) Degree
21 75 (12.58%) Visual Studio
22 74 (12.42%) T-SQL
23 72 (12.08%) Entity Framework
24 71 (11.91%) Ajax
25 69 (11.58%) XML
26 66 (11.07%) Windows
26 66 (11.07%) VB.NET
26 66 (11.07%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 65 (10.91%) Node.js
2 33 (5.54%) SharePoint
3 25 (4.19%) SharePoint 2010
3 25 (4.19%) SharePoint 2013
4 23 (3.86%) BizTalk Server
5 19 (3.19%) CMS
5 19 (3.19%) IIS
6 11 (1.85%) Apache
7 7 (1.17%) WordPress
8 6 (1.01%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.84%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.67%) Drupal
10 4 (0.67%) JBoss
11 3 (0.50%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.50%) Orchard CMS
12 2 (0.34%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.34%) DNN
12 2 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.17%) nginx
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 45 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.01%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.68%) InfoPath
4 9 (1.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.50%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (2.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.01%) Magento
3 4 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.50%) HFM
5 2 (0.34%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (3.52%) Office 365
3 11 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.34%) SaaS
4 2 (0.34%) Heroku
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Route 53
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.18%) Internet
2 6 (1.01%) Intranet
3 5 (0.84%) HTTP
4 4 (0.67%) SAN
4 4 (0.67%) NAS
5 2 (0.34%) SSL
6 1 (0.17%) RIP
6 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (43.62%) SQL Server
2 56 (9.40%) MySQL
3 51 (8.56%) NoSQL
4 40 (6.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (2.68%) Relational Database
6 15 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (2.18%) Oracle Database
8 13 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.34%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (1.17%) Oracle ODI
13 6 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (0.67%) Oracle OWB
15 4 (0.67%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 92 (15.44%) Git (software)
2 75 (12.58%) Visual Studio
3 56 (9.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (5.03%) NUnit
5 24 (4.03%) Moq
6 21 (3.52%) MSTest
7 20 (3.36%) Rhino Mocks
7 20 (3.36%) Subversion
8 10 (1.68%) JIRA
9 9 (1.51%) Selenium
10 7 (1.17%) JUnit
11 6 (1.01%) Maven
11 6 (1.01%) WatiN
12 5 (0.84%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.50%) Xcode
13 3 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.50%) ProC
14 2 (0.34%) ReSharper
14 2 (0.34%) AccuRev
General
1 65 (10.91%) Finance
2 33 (5.54%) Games
3 13 (2.18%) Manufacturing
3 13 (2.18%) Automotive
4 10 (1.68%) Marketing
5 9 (1.51%) Advertising
6 7 (1.17%) Retail
7 4 (0.67%) German Language
8 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.50%) Back Office
9 2 (0.34%) Law
9 2 (0.34%) Local Government
9 2 (0.34%) Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Legal
10 1 (0.17%) Electronics
10 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (63.59%) .NET
2 252 (42.28%) ASP.NET
3 233 (39.09%) HTML
4 208 (34.90%) CSS
5 132 (22.15%) jQuery
6 122 (20.47%) .NET Framework
7 119 (19.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 114 (19.13%) WCF
9 92 (15.44%) HTML5
10 72 (12.08%) Entity Framework
11 71 (11.91%) Ajax
12 69 (11.58%) XML
13 65 (10.91%) WPF
14 62 (10.40%) ASP.NET Web API
15 57 (9.56%) RESTful
15 57 (9.56%) CSS3
16 51 (8.56%) WinForms
17 49 (8.22%) Web Services
18 33 (5.54%) LINQ
19 30 (5.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.88%) Enterprise Software
2 35 (5.87%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.03%) Algorithms
4 26 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.52%) User Experience
5 21 (3.52%) Inversion of Control
6 20 (3.36%) Mobile App
7 19 (3.19%) Mathematics
8 17 (2.85%) Social Network
8 17 (2.85%) 3D Graphics
9 15 (2.52%) Client/Server
9 15 (2.52%) N-Tier
10 11 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
11 8 (1.34%) W3C
12 7 (1.17%) iPhone
12 7 (1.17%) Visualisation
13 6 (1.01%) E-Learning
13 6 (1.01%) CUDA
14 5 (0.84%) Physics
14 5 (0.84%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 66 (11.07%) Windows
2 25 (4.19%) Linux
3 15 (2.52%) Android
4 7 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.84%) UNIX
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (41.78%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (34.56%) MVC
3 132 (22.15%) OO
4 116 (19.46%) TDD
5 90 (15.10%) Scrum
6 63 (10.57%) Web Development
7 62 (10.40%) Web Application Development
8 49 (8.22%) BDD
9 34 (5.70%) Unit Testing
10 33 (5.54%) CRM
11 32 (5.37%) Dependency Injection
11 32 (5.37%) MVVM
12 29 (4.87%) Waterfall
13 28 (4.70%) Project Management
14 27 (4.53%) SDLC
15 26 (4.36%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (4.19%) Time Management
17 23 (3.86%) OOP
17 23 (3.86%) Software Engineering
18 22 (3.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 380 (63.76%) C#
2 229 (38.42%) JavaScript
3 167 (28.02%) SQL
4 96 (16.11%) Java
5 74 (12.42%) T-SQL
6 66 (11.07%) VB.NET
6 66 (11.07%) C++
7 55 (9.23%) PHP
7 55 (9.23%) VB
8 53 (8.89%) Ruby
9 26 (4.36%) VB6
10 16 (2.68%) Python
11 13 (2.18%) PL/SQL
12 12 (2.01%) Ada
13 7 (1.17%) GLSL
13 7 (1.17%) HLSL
14 6 (1.01%) PHP5
14 6 (1.01%) C
15 5 (0.84%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 84 (14.09%) Degree
2 33 (5.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (4.03%) MCSD
4 15 (2.52%) PhD
5 14 (2.35%) Security Cleared
6 13 (2.18%) MCP
6 13 (2.18%) MCPD
7 11 (1.85%) MCTS
7 11 (1.85%) MCAD
8 4 (0.67%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.85%) PMBOK
2 4 (0.67%) SLA
3 3 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.67%) Vagrant
1 4 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.17%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 123 (20.64%) Microsoft
2 35 (5.87%) Oracle
3 19 (3.19%) Twitter
4 17 (2.85%) Facebook
5 11 (1.85%) Google
6 7 (1.17%) Informatica
7 5 (0.84%) Blue Prism
7 5 (0.84%) Telerik
8 4 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.67%) Zend
8 4 (0.67%) Adobe
9 3 (0.50%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.34%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.34%) Ektron
10 2 (0.34%) LexisNexis
10 2 (0.34%) Sybase
10 2 (0.34%) SAP
10 2 (0.34%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.34%) RedDot
11 1 (0.17%) Apple
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