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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 381 262 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 48.47% 31.76% 36.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 50.60% 33.08% 38.22%
Number of salaries quoted 339 206 221
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
753 792 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.80% 96.00% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 638 580 551
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 0 267 £38,000 +16.92% 63
Durham +1 98 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Northumberland 0 8 £25,000 +12.35% 4
Teesside - 2 £38,000 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 462 (64.89%) .NET
2 459 (64.47%) C#
3 324 (45.51%) Agile Software Development
4 306 (42.98%) ASP.NET
5 304 (42.70%) SQL Server
5 304 (42.70%) JavaScript
6 298 (41.85%) HTML
7 270 (37.92%) CSS
8 247 (34.69%) MVC
9 180 (25.28%) SQL
10 154 (21.63%) .NET Framework
10 154 (21.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 150 (21.07%) Microsoft
12 148 (20.79%) jQuery
13 146 (20.51%) Java
14 140 (19.66%) OO
14 140 (19.66%) TDD
15 134 (18.82%) HTML5
16 132 (18.54%) Scrum
17 123 (17.28%) WCF
18 93 (13.06%) Git (software)
19 89 (12.50%) Finance
20 86 (12.08%) XML
21 85 (11.94%) Degree
22 84 (11.80%) RESTful
23 83 (11.66%) Entity Framework
24 80 (11.24%) CSS3
25 79 (11.10%) ASP.NET Web API
26 78 (10.96%) Ruby
27 76 (10.67%) Web Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 66 (9.27%) Node.js
2 48 (6.74%) SharePoint
3 28 (3.93%) CMS
4 22 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 22 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
5 17 (2.39%) Apache
6 14 (1.97%) IIS
7 9 (1.26%) Umbraco
7 9 (1.26%) nginx
8 8 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.12%) JBoss
9 6 (0.84%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.70%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.56%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.42%) WordPress
12 3 (0.42%) Orchard CMS
13 2 (0.28%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.28%) Alfresco
Applications
1 38 (5.34%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.81%) Photoshop
3 13 (1.83%) InfoPath
4 7 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.42%) MS Office
5 3 (0.42%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 17 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.84%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.42%) Magento
4 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.14%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (2.53%) Office 365
3 11 (1.54%) SaaS
4 9 (1.26%) PaaS
5 7 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.42%) Heroku
7 1 (0.14%) Route 53
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.54%) Intranet
2 8 (1.12%) SSH
3 7 (0.98%) Internet
4 6 (0.84%) HTTP
5 4 (0.56%) SAN
5 4 (0.56%) NAS
6 3 (0.42%) SSL
7 2 (0.28%) Wireless
8 1 (0.14%) RIP
8 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (42.70%) SQL Server
2 65 (9.13%) MySQL
3 63 (8.85%) NoSQL
4 40 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (2.81%) Oracle Database
7 18 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 17 (2.39%) Relational Database
9 16 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (1.69%) Big Data
11 12 (1.69%) MongoDB
11 12 (1.69%) DB2
12 11 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.54%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 93 (13.06%) Git (software)
2 72 (10.11%) Visual Studio
3 50 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 47 (6.60%) NUnit
5 37 (5.20%) Moq
6 34 (4.78%) MSTest
6 34 (4.78%) Rhino Mocks
7 18 (2.53%) Subversion
7 18 (2.53%) Selenium
8 12 (1.69%) WatiN
9 11 (1.54%) Gradle
9 11 (1.54%) JUnit
10 8 (1.12%) RSpec
11 7 (0.98%) JIRA
11 7 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (0.98%) ProC
12 3 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.42%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.28%) Artifactory
13 2 (0.28%) Jenkins
General
1 89 (12.50%) Finance
2 27 (3.79%) Games
3 16 (2.25%) Manufacturing
4 13 (1.83%) Marketing
5 8 (1.12%) Banking
6 6 (0.84%) Advertising
7 5 (0.70%) Retail
8 4 (0.56%) Automotive
9 3 (0.42%) Back Office
10 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.14%) Electronics
11 1 (0.14%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.14%) Legal
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (64.89%) .NET
2 306 (42.98%) ASP.NET
3 298 (41.85%) HTML
4 270 (37.92%) CSS
5 154 (21.63%) .NET Framework
5 154 (21.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 148 (20.79%) jQuery
7 134 (18.82%) HTML5
8 123 (17.28%) WCF
9 86 (12.08%) XML
10 84 (11.80%) RESTful
11 83 (11.66%) Entity Framework
12 80 (11.24%) CSS3
13 79 (11.10%) ASP.NET Web API
14 76 (10.67%) Web Services
15 73 (10.25%) WPF
16 72 (10.11%) WinForms
17 71 (9.97%) Ajax
18 58 (8.15%) AngularJS
19 43 (6.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
2 41 (5.76%) Computer Science
3 36 (5.06%) Inversion of Control
4 29 (4.07%) Mobile App
4 29 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (3.65%) User Experience
6 23 (3.23%) Social Network
7 20 (2.81%) Algorithms
8 17 (2.39%) 3D Graphics
9 16 (2.25%) N-Tier
10 14 (1.97%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.54%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (0.98%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.98%) E-Learning
13 6 (0.84%) iPhone
14 4 (0.56%) Data Structures
15 3 (0.42%) Social Media
15 3 (0.42%) PDA
15 3 (0.42%) Physics
15 3 (0.42%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 63 (8.85%) Windows
2 36 (5.06%) Linux
3 19 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 16 (2.25%) Android
5 7 (0.98%) UNIX
6 3 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.14%) VME
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (45.51%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (34.69%) MVC
3 140 (19.66%) OO
3 140 (19.66%) TDD
4 132 (18.54%) Scrum
5 76 (10.67%) Web Application Development
6 57 (8.01%) Web Development
7 54 (7.58%) BDD
8 52 (7.30%) Dependency Injection
9 43 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (5.34%) CRM
11 35 (4.92%) Kanban
12 33 (4.63%) MVVM
12 33 (4.63%) OOP
12 33 (4.63%) Software Engineering
13 32 (4.49%) Mentoring
14 31 (4.35%) Waterfall
15 30 (4.21%) UML
15 30 (4.21%) OOD
16 29 (4.07%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 459 (64.47%) C#
2 304 (42.70%) JavaScript
3 180 (25.28%) SQL
4 146 (20.51%) Java
5 78 (10.96%) Ruby
6 69 (9.69%) T-SQL
7 66 (9.27%) VB.NET
7 66 (9.27%) C++
8 60 (8.43%) PHP
9 55 (7.72%) VB
10 33 (4.63%) Python
11 22 (3.09%) VB6
12 19 (2.67%) Groovy
13 18 (2.53%) PL/SQL
14 16 (2.25%) Ada
15 12 (1.69%) Perl
16 11 (1.54%) C
17 10 (1.40%) Objective-C
18 8 (1.12%) Scala
18 8 (1.12%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 85 (11.94%) Degree
2 22 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (2.11%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.54%) MCP
4 11 (1.54%) PhD
5 9 (1.26%) MCSD
6 6 (0.84%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.70%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.70%) MCAD
7 5 (0.70%) MCTS
8 4 (0.56%) MCPD
9 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.26%) PMBOK
2 5 (0.70%) QA
3 4 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.56%) Vagrant
1 4 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.28%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 150 (21.07%) Microsoft
2 47 (6.60%) Oracle
3 31 (4.35%) Twitter
4 23 (3.23%) Facebook
4 23 (3.23%) Sybase
5 12 (1.69%) SAP
6 11 (1.54%) Adobe
7 10 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.12%) Informatica
8 8 (1.12%) Google
8 8 (1.12%) Sencha
9 5 (0.70%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.56%) RedDot
10 4 (0.56%) Lotus
11 3 (0.42%) Telerik
11 3 (0.42%) Citrix
12 2 (0.28%) Avaya
12 2 (0.28%) Zend
12 2 (0.28%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.28%) Apple
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Salary: £28k - 50k per year + benefits
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