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

Location
3 months to
5 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 331 294 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 42.49% 38.53% 30.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.43% 39.68% 31.64%
Number of salaries quoted 301 269 190
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
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
745 741 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.64% 97.12% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 630 625 575
Average salary £35,000 £35,232 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.65% +6.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £21,000
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 5 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 5 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 0 268 £36,250 +3.57% 63
Durham 0 48 £40,000 +23.07% 14
Northumberland +2 6 £30,000 +3.44% 1
Teesside - 2 £47,500 -
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 373 (64.42%) .NET
2 372 (64.25%) C#
3 265 (45.77%) SQL Server
4 259 (44.73%) ASP.NET
5 232 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
6 229 (39.55%) HTML
7 221 (38.17%) JavaScript
8 213 (36.79%) MVC
9 209 (36.10%) CSS
10 182 (31.43%) SQL
11 139 (24.01%) jQuery
12 131 (22.63%) Microsoft
13 126 (21.76%) .NET Framework
14 121 (20.90%) OO
15 114 (19.69%) TDD
15 114 (19.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 109 (18.83%) WCF
17 90 (15.54%) Git (software)
18 87 (15.03%) HTML5
19 84 (14.51%) Ajax
20 83 (14.34%) Java
21 80 (13.82%) T-SQL
22 79 (13.64%) Visual Studio
23 78 (13.47%) Scrum
24 77 (13.30%) Degree
25 76 (13.13%) XML
26 71 (12.26%) Entity Framework
27 70 (12.09%) Windows
28 68 (11.74%) VB.NET
28 68 (11.74%) WPF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 62 (10.71%) Node.js
2 42 (7.25%) SharePoint
3 29 (5.01%) BizTalk Server
4 25 (4.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 23 (3.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 21 (3.63%) CMS
7 20 (3.45%) IIS
8 12 (2.07%) Apache
9 8 (1.38%) WordPress
10 6 (1.04%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.86%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.69%) Drupal
13 3 (0.52%) Orchard CMS
14 2 (0.35%) JBoss
14 2 (0.35%) DNN
14 2 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.35%) Sitefinity
15 1 (0.17%) MODX
15 1 (0.17%) nginx
15 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 46 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.07%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.21%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.52%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (3.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.38%) Magento
3 7 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.04%) HFM
4 6 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.35%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.11%) Office 365
3 9 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) Route 53
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.25%) Internet
2 6 (1.04%) Intranet
3 3 (0.52%) NAS
3 3 (0.52%) HTTP
3 3 (0.52%) SAN
4 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (45.77%) SQL Server
2 53 (9.15%) MySQL
3 48 (8.29%) NoSQL
4 39 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 15 (2.59%) Oracle Database
7 14 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (1.73%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (1.73%) Oracle ODI
9 10 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (1.04%) Essbase
13 5 (0.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 4 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 90 (15.54%) Git (software)
2 79 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 63 (10.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (4.15%) NUnit
5 23 (3.97%) Subversion
6 20 (3.45%) Moq
7 17 (2.94%) MSTest
8 14 (2.42%) Rhino Mocks
9 10 (1.73%) JIRA
10 8 (1.38%) Mercurial
11 7 (1.21%) JUnit
12 6 (1.04%) Maven
13 4 (0.69%) Selenium
14 3 (0.52%) Xcode
14 3 (0.52%) ProC
14 3 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 2 (0.35%) ReSharper
15 2 (0.35%) PHPUnit
15 2 (0.35%) WatiN
General
1 62 (10.71%) Finance
2 29 (5.01%) Games
3 16 (2.76%) Automotive
3 16 (2.76%) Manufacturing
4 14 (2.42%) Advertising
5 13 (2.25%) Marketing
6 6 (1.04%) Retail
6 6 (1.04%) German Language
7 5 (0.86%) Back Office
8 4 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.35%) Local Government
9 2 (0.35%) Banking
9 2 (0.35%) Law
10 1 (0.17%) Legal
10 1 (0.17%) Electronics
10 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (64.42%) .NET
2 259 (44.73%) ASP.NET
3 229 (39.55%) HTML
4 209 (36.10%) CSS
5 139 (24.01%) jQuery
6 126 (21.76%) .NET Framework
7 114 (19.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 109 (18.83%) WCF
9 87 (15.03%) HTML5
10 84 (14.51%) Ajax
11 76 (13.13%) XML
12 71 (12.26%) Entity Framework
13 68 (11.74%) WPF
14 59 (10.19%) Web Services
15 57 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web API
16 55 (9.50%) RESTful
17 54 (9.33%) CSS3
18 45 (7.77%) WinForms
19 37 (6.39%) LINQ
20 25 (4.32%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (4.66%) Computer Science
3 27 (4.66%) Algorithms
4 21 (3.63%) Client/Server
5 19 (3.28%) Mobile App
6 16 (2.76%) User Experience
7 15 (2.59%) Inversion of Control
7 15 (2.59%) N-Tier
8 14 (2.42%) Mathematics
8 14 (2.42%) Social Network
9 12 (2.07%) 3D Graphics
10 11 (1.90%) Mobile Payment
11 8 (1.38%) W3C
11 8 (1.38%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.38%) Open Source
12 7 (1.21%) iPhone
13 6 (1.04%) E-Learning
13 6 (1.04%) CUDA
14 4 (0.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 70 (12.09%) Windows
2 25 (4.32%) Linux
3 13 (2.25%) Android
4 4 (0.69%) UNIX
5 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (36.79%) MVC
3 121 (20.90%) OO
4 114 (19.69%) TDD
5 78 (13.47%) Scrum
6 66 (11.40%) Web Development
7 55 (9.50%) Web Application Development
8 46 (7.94%) BDD
9 39 (6.74%) CRM
10 33 (5.70%) Unit Testing
11 32 (5.53%) Waterfall
12 31 (5.35%) MVVM
13 28 (4.84%) Project Management
14 26 (4.49%) Dependency Injection
15 25 (4.32%) Time Management
15 25 (4.32%) OOP
16 24 (4.15%) Analytics
17 22 (3.80%) OOD
18 21 (3.63%) Business Intelligence
18 21 (3.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 372 (64.25%) C#
2 221 (38.17%) JavaScript
3 182 (31.43%) SQL
4 83 (14.34%) Java
5 80 (13.82%) T-SQL
6 68 (11.74%) VB.NET
7 57 (9.84%) C++
8 55 (9.50%) PHP
9 53 (9.15%) VB
10 48 (8.29%) Ruby
11 24 (4.15%) VB6
12 17 (2.94%) PL/SQL
13 14 (2.42%) Python
14 12 (2.07%) Ada
15 6 (1.04%) PHP5
16 5 (0.86%) TypeScript
16 5 (0.86%) C
17 4 (0.69%) GLSL
17 4 (0.69%) HLSL
18 3 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 77 (13.30%) Degree
2 40 (6.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (5.01%) MCSD
4 14 (2.42%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.42%) MCPD
5 13 (2.25%) MCP
6 12 (2.07%) PhD
7 11 (1.90%) MCTS
7 11 (1.90%) MCAD
8 7 (1.21%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.11%) PMBOK
2 4 (0.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.35%) vSphere
3 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.69%) Vagrant
1 4 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 131 (22.63%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.91%) Oracle
3 16 (2.76%) Twitter
4 14 (2.42%) Informatica
4 14 (2.42%) Facebook
5 11 (1.90%) Google
6 7 (1.21%) Zend
7 6 (1.04%) Hyperion
8 5 (0.86%) Telerik
8 5 (0.86%) Blue Prism
9 4 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.69%) Adobe
10 2 (0.35%) SAP
10 2 (0.35%) RedDot
10 2 (0.35%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.35%) Ektron
10 2 (0.35%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.35%) LexisNexis
11 1 (0.17%) Pega
11 1 (0.17%) VMware
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Stockton on Tees Borough Council
Salary: From £30,978 to £33,857 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Hays IT
Posted: 12 hours ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Newton Blue
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northumberland
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Relocation + BUPA + Life + Flexi + Y
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Home Working, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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