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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 290 227 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 34.08% 34.55% 36.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.24% 35.80% 37.22%
Number of salaries quoted 213 199 251
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £45,000 £46,450
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
823 634 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.71% 96.50% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 589 534 658
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 0 241 £32,500 -13.33% 72
Durham -1 25 £33,000 +16.81% 11
Northumberland -1 13 £21,000 -53.33% 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 297 (52.47%) C#
2 284 (50.18%) .NET
3 217 (38.34%) ASP.NET
4 202 (35.69%) HTML
5 189 (33.39%) MVC
6 165 (29.15%) Java
7 162 (28.62%) JavaScript
8 161 (28.45%) SQL Server
9 147 (25.97%) CSS
10 134 (23.67%) SQL
11 124 (21.91%) Degree
12 118 (20.85%) Agile Software Development
13 115 (20.32%) OO
14 104 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC
15 87 (15.37%) Microsoft
15 87 (15.37%) jQuery
16 84 (14.84%) Scrum
17 81 (14.31%) TDD
18 78 (13.78%) Web Services
19 76 (13.43%) Computer Science
20 71 (12.54%) WCF
21 69 (12.19%) Spring
22 66 (11.66%) C++
23 65 (11.48%) Games
24 63 (11.13%) Software Engineering
25 61 (10.78%) Mathematics
26 58 (10.25%) .NET Framework
27 57 (10.07%) PHP
27 57 (10.07%) Linux
27 57 (10.07%) Ajax

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 31 (5.48%) Tomcat
2 29 (5.12%) SharePoint
2 29 (5.12%) Node.js
3 11 (1.94%) CMS
4 10 (1.77%) WordPress
5 8 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.24%) Apache
6 7 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.06%) Drupal
8 5 (0.88%) nginx
8 5 (0.88%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (0.88%) Tornado
8 5 (0.88%) IIS
9 3 (0.53%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.35%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 53 (9.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 12 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.35%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 41 (7.24%) Internet
2 27 (4.77%) Intranet
3 11 (1.94%) HTTP
4 3 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.53%) 4G
4 3 (0.53%) Modbus
5 1 (0.18%) Extranet
5 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (28.45%) SQL Server
2 48 (8.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 44 (7.77%) MySQL
4 31 (5.48%) Relational Database
5 23 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (3.53%) Jackrabbit
7 16 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (2.30%) DataStage
9 12 (2.12%) IBM InfoSphere
10 11 (1.94%) QualityStage
11 10 (1.77%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.77%) Oracle BI EE
11 10 (1.77%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.06%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 5 (0.88%) Redis
14 5 (0.88%) Couchbase
15 4 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 43 (7.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (5.65%) Subversion
3 21 (3.71%) Visual Studio
3 21 (3.71%) Git (software)
4 20 (3.53%) JUnit
4 20 (3.53%) Maven
5 14 (2.47%) NUnit
6 12 (2.12%) MSTest
6 12 (2.12%) Jenkins
7 11 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (1.94%) Moq
7 11 (1.94%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.24%) JIRA
8 7 (1.24%) CruiseControl
9 4 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (0.71%) VTune
10 3 (0.53%) Selenium
10 3 (0.53%) Xcode
10 3 (0.53%) Mercurial
10 3 (0.53%) Redmine
General
1 65 (11.48%) Games
2 55 (9.72%) Finance
3 25 (4.42%) Advertising
4 16 (2.83%) Marketing
5 7 (1.24%) Retail
6 5 (0.88%) Banking
7 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.53%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.18%) Back Office
9 1 (0.18%) Publishing
9 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.18%) Automotive
9 1 (0.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (50.18%) .NET
2 217 (38.34%) ASP.NET
3 202 (35.69%) HTML
4 147 (25.97%) CSS
5 104 (18.37%) ASP.NET MVC
6 87 (15.37%) jQuery
7 78 (13.78%) Web Services
8 71 (12.54%) WCF
9 69 (12.19%) Spring
10 58 (10.25%) .NET Framework
11 57 (10.07%) Ajax
12 50 (8.83%) XML
13 44 (7.77%) HTML5
14 39 (6.89%) Ninject
15 37 (6.54%) WPF
16 36 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 31 (5.48%) Java EE
17 31 (5.48%) J2EE
18 30 (5.30%) RESTful
18 30 (5.30%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 76 (13.43%) Computer Science
2 61 (10.78%) Mathematics
3 40 (7.07%) Mobile App
4 30 (5.30%) iPhone
5 29 (5.12%) Physics
6 23 (4.06%) Open Source
7 15 (2.65%) Client/Server
8 13 (2.30%) Digital Media
9 11 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
10 9 (1.59%) GIS
11 8 (1.41%) N-Tier
11 8 (1.41%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.24%) Online Games
12 7 (1.24%) 3D Graphics
13 5 (0.88%) CUDA
14 4 (0.71%) Social Media
14 4 (0.71%) Online Gambling
14 4 (0.71%) Augmented Reality
14 4 (0.71%) Social Gaming
15 3 (0.53%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 57 (10.07%) Linux
2 46 (8.13%) UNIX
3 40 (7.07%) Windows
4 39 (6.89%) Android
5 8 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.24%) VME
7 5 (0.88%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (33.39%) MVC
2 118 (20.85%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (20.32%) OO
4 84 (14.84%) Scrum
5 81 (14.31%) TDD
6 63 (11.13%) Software Engineering
7 56 (9.89%) Web Development
8 54 (9.54%) Web Application Development
9 50 (8.83%) Dependency Injection
10 46 (8.13%) Unit Testing
11 39 (6.89%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (6.54%) Domain-Driven Design
13 24 (4.24%) CRM
14 22 (3.89%) Multithreading
15 21 (3.71%) ETL
16 18 (3.18%) Kanban
17 16 (2.83%) E-Commerce
18 14 (2.47%) Waterfall
19 13 (2.30%) Web Design
20 12 (2.12%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 297 (52.47%) C#
2 165 (29.15%) Java
3 162 (28.62%) JavaScript
4 134 (23.67%) SQL
5 66 (11.66%) C++
6 57 (10.07%) PHP
7 38 (6.71%) C
7 38 (6.71%) VB.NET
8 30 (5.30%) VB
9 29 (5.12%) Python
10 28 (4.95%) T-SQL
11 17 (3.00%) Ruby
12 12 (2.12%) Scala
13 8 (1.41%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.24%) COBOL
15 5 (0.88%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.88%) PHP5
16 4 (0.71%) HLSL
16 4 (0.71%) TypeScript
16 4 (0.71%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 124 (21.91%) Degree
2 16 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.41%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.06%) MCSD
5 5 (0.88%) PhD
6 4 (0.71%) MCP
7 3 (0.53%) MCSE
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.53%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.53%) OCPJP
7 3 (0.53%) MCTS
7 3 (0.53%) MCITP
7 3 (0.53%) MCPD
8 2 (0.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.36%) QA
2 4 (0.71%) HL7
Systems Management
1 5 (0.88%) HAProxy
2 3 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 87 (15.37%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.89%) Google
3 26 (4.59%) Oracle
4 13 (2.30%) IBM
5 11 (1.94%) Zend
5 11 (1.94%) Informatica
6 8 (1.41%) Adobe
7 6 (1.06%) Twitter
8 5 (0.88%) F5
8 5 (0.88%) Facebook
9 4 (0.71%) Talend
10 3 (0.53%) Sun
10 3 (0.53%) Genesys
11 2 (0.35%) JBoss
11 2 (0.35%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.35%) Apple
11 2 (0.35%) hybris
12 1 (0.18%) Jaspersoft
12 1 (0.18%) Sage
12 1 (0.18%) Remedy
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Gem Partnership
Salary: From £21,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday