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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 289 213 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 35.50% 32.47% 34.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.44% 33.33% 35.79%
Number of salaries quoted 221 195 228
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
793 639 718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.42% 97.41% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 586 557 618
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 0 240 £32,500 -10.95% 69
Durham -2 24 £35,000 +55.55% 8
Northumberland 0 10 £21,000 -53.33%
Cleveland 0 1 £30,000 -36.17%
Teesside 0 1 £30,000 -36.17%
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 293 (52.14%) C#
2 274 (48.75%) .NET
3 236 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
4 211 (37.54%) ASP.NET
5 201 (35.77%) HTML
6 178 (31.67%) MVC
7 169 (30.07%) SQL Server
8 163 (29.00%) JavaScript
9 157 (27.94%) CSS
10 144 (25.62%) Java
11 137 (24.38%) SQL
12 126 (22.42%) Degree
13 118 (21.00%) OO
14 91 (16.19%) ASP.NET MVC
15 90 (16.01%) Microsoft
16 89 (15.84%) TDD
17 84 (14.95%) jQuery
18 83 (14.77%) Computer Science
19 80 (14.23%) Web Services
20 79 (14.06%) Scrum
21 72 (12.81%) C++
22 71 (12.63%) WCF
23 67 (11.92%) PHP
24 66 (11.74%) Games
25 64 (11.39%) Ajax
25 64 (11.39%) Mathematics
26 59 (10.50%) Web Development
27 58 (10.32%) MS Excel
28 57 (10.14%) XML
29 56 (9.96%) Linux

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (6.23%) SharePoint
2 30 (5.34%) Node.js
3 21 (3.74%) Tomcat
4 12 (2.14%) CMS
5 10 (1.78%) WordPress
5 10 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (1.25%) IIS
8 5 (0.89%) nginx
8 5 (0.89%) Drupal
8 5 (0.89%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (0.89%) Tornado
9 4 (0.71%) Apache
10 3 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 58 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.18%) Revit
Business Applications
1 11 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.36%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.41%) Internet
2 27 (4.80%) Intranet
3 11 (1.96%) HTTP
4 3 (0.53%) Extranet
5 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.18%) Modbus
5 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (30.07%) SQL Server
2 55 (9.79%) MySQL
3 41 (7.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (5.52%) Relational Database
5 16 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (2.67%) Jackrabbit
7 13 (2.31%) NoSQL
7 13 (2.31%) DataStage
8 12 (2.14%) IBM InfoSphere
9 11 (1.96%) QualityStage
10 10 (1.78%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (1.60%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.60%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 5 (0.89%) Redis
13 5 (0.89%) Couchbase
13 5 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 46 (8.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (5.87%) Subversion
3 28 (4.98%) Git (software)
4 25 (4.45%) Visual Studio
5 16 (2.85%) NUnit
5 16 (2.85%) Maven
6 14 (2.49%) MSTest
7 13 (2.31%) Rhino Mocks
7 13 (2.31%) Moq
7 13 (2.31%) JUnit
8 12 (2.14%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.96%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.07%) CruiseControl
10 6 (1.07%) JIRA
11 4 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (0.71%) Xcode
11 4 (0.71%) VTune
12 3 (0.53%) Redmine
12 3 (0.53%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.36%) Selenium
General
1 66 (11.74%) Games
2 52 (9.25%) Finance
3 27 (4.80%) Advertising
4 16 (2.85%) Banking
5 15 (2.67%) Marketing
6 8 (1.42%) Retail
7 6 (1.07%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.36%) Publishing
9 1 (0.18%) Back Office
9 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (48.75%) .NET
2 211 (37.54%) ASP.NET
3 201 (35.77%) HTML
4 157 (27.94%) CSS
5 91 (16.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 84 (14.95%) jQuery
7 80 (14.23%) Web Services
8 71 (12.63%) WCF
9 64 (11.39%) Ajax
10 57 (10.14%) XML
11 55 (9.79%) HTML5
12 54 (9.61%) .NET Framework
13 47 (8.36%) Spring
14 40 (7.12%) Ninject
15 37 (6.58%) WPF
16 32 (5.69%) WinForms
17 30 (5.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 29 (5.16%) RESTful
18 29 (5.16%) KnockoutJS
19 27 (4.80%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 83 (14.77%) Computer Science
2 64 (11.39%) Mathematics
3 43 (7.65%) Mobile App
4 30 (5.34%) iPhone
5 27 (4.80%) Physics
6 24 (4.27%) Open Source
7 19 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (3.20%) Client/Server
9 14 (2.49%) N-Tier
9 14 (2.49%) Mobile Payment
10 13 (2.31%) Inversion of Control
11 12 (2.14%) Digital Media
12 11 (1.96%) Mobile Banking
13 10 (1.78%) Visualisation
14 9 (1.60%) User Experience
14 9 (1.60%) GIS
15 7 (1.25%) 3D Graphics
15 7 (1.25%) CUDA
16 6 (1.07%) Online Games
17 5 (0.89%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 56 (9.96%) Linux
2 49 (8.72%) Windows
3 47 (8.36%) Android
4 42 (7.47%) UNIX
5 14 (2.49%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.25%) VME
7 6 (1.07%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.89%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (31.67%) MVC
3 118 (21.00%) OO
4 89 (15.84%) TDD
5 79 (14.06%) Scrum
6 59 (10.50%) Web Development
7 55 (9.79%) Software Engineering
8 54 (9.61%) Web Application Development
9 48 (8.54%) Dependency Injection
10 37 (6.58%) Domain-Driven Design
11 36 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (6.23%) Unit Testing
13 31 (5.52%) Mentoring
14 26 (4.63%) CRM
15 24 (4.27%) Multithreading
16 20 (3.56%) ETL
17 18 (3.20%) E-Commerce
18 16 (2.85%) Kanban
19 15 (2.67%) OOP
19 15 (2.67%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 293 (52.14%) C#
2 163 (29.00%) JavaScript
3 144 (25.62%) Java
4 137 (24.38%) SQL
5 72 (12.81%) C++
6 67 (11.92%) PHP
7 40 (7.12%) VB.NET
8 39 (6.94%) C
8 39 (6.94%) VB
9 33 (5.87%) T-SQL
10 28 (4.98%) Python
11 22 (3.91%) Ruby
12 10 (1.78%) Scala
13 9 (1.60%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.60%) COBOL
14 8 (1.42%) PHP5
15 6 (1.07%) Objective-C
16 4 (0.71%) VBA
16 4 (0.71%) HLSL
17 3 (0.53%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 126 (22.42%) Degree
2 18 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.60%) PhD
5 7 (1.25%) MCSD
6 4 (0.71%) MCP
6 4 (0.71%) MCSE
6 4 (0.71%) MCTS
6 4 (0.71%) MCITP
6 4 (0.71%) MCPD
7 3 (0.53%) CISSP
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.53%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.53%) CISM
7 3 (0.53%) OCPJP
7 3 (0.53%) CISMP
8 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) HNC
9 1 (0.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.91%) QA
2 6 (1.07%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.71%) HL7
4 3 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.53%) TickIT
4 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 3 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (0.89%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 90 (16.01%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.05%) Google
3 23 (4.09%) Oracle
4 14 (2.49%) Zend
5 13 (2.31%) IBM
6 11 (1.96%) Informatica
7 8 (1.42%) Adobe
7 8 (1.42%) Twitter
8 6 (1.07%) Facebook
9 5 (0.89%) F5
10 4 (0.71%) Talend
11 3 (0.53%) Sun
11 3 (0.53%) Business Objects
12 2 (0.36%) JBoss
12 2 (0.36%) Apple
12 2 (0.36%) hybris
13 1 (0.18%) Jaspersoft
13 1 (0.18%) Blackboard
13 1 (0.18%) Remedy
13 1 (0.18%) Autodesk
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum £ up-to £35,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North East
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago