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

Location
3 months to
2 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 367 274 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 47.60% 32.97% 33.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 49.86% 34.16% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 337 238 202
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,550 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £44,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +9.85%
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
736 802 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.46% 96.51% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 639 629 528
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £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 2 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 2 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 0 262 £37,500 +15.38% 63
Durham 0 91 £40,000 +21.21% 18
Northumberland +1 9 £25,000 -1.96%
Teesside - 3 £38,000 - 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 439 (64.75%) C#
1 439 (64.75%) .NET
2 303 (44.69%) Agile Software Development
3 298 (43.95%) SQL Server
4 290 (42.77%) ASP.NET
5 273 (40.27%) JavaScript
6 265 (39.09%) HTML
7 239 (35.25%) CSS
8 236 (34.81%) MVC
9 176 (25.96%) SQL
10 155 (22.86%) jQuery
11 150 (22.12%) Microsoft
12 144 (21.24%) .NET Framework
13 143 (21.09%) OO
14 141 (20.80%) ASP.NET MVC
15 130 (19.17%) TDD
16 127 (18.73%) Java
17 123 (18.14%) WCF
18 122 (17.99%) Scrum
19 106 (15.63%) HTML5
20 94 (13.86%) Git (software)
21 89 (13.13%) Degree
22 77 (11.36%) Finance
23 76 (11.21%) Visual Studio
23 76 (11.21%) XML
24 75 (11.06%) RESTful
24 75 (11.06%) Entity Framework
25 72 (10.62%) Web Application Development
25 72 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API
26 70 (10.32%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 67 (9.88%) Node.js
2 49 (7.23%) SharePoint
3 26 (3.83%) SharePoint 2010
3 26 (3.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 25 (3.69%) CMS
5 18 (2.65%) IIS
6 17 (2.51%) Apache
7 14 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.03%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.03%) WordPress
9 6 (0.88%) nginx
10 5 (0.74%) JBoss
11 4 (0.59%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.59%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.59%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.44%) Orchard CMS
13 2 (0.29%) Sitefinity
13 2 (0.29%) Alfresco
13 2 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 43 (6.34%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.65%) Photoshop
3 13 (1.92%) InfoPath
4 9 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.44%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.88%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.44%) Magento
4 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.15%) HFM
5 1 (0.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (3.24%) Office 365
3 9 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.44%) SaaS
4 3 (0.44%) Heroku
5 1 (0.15%) PaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Route 53
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.47%) Intranet
1 10 (1.47%) Internet
2 6 (0.88%) HTTP
3 5 (0.74%) SSH
4 4 (0.59%) NAS
4 4 (0.59%) SAN
5 3 (0.44%) SSL
6 2 (0.29%) Wireless
7 1 (0.15%) RIP
7 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (43.95%) SQL Server
2 61 (9.00%) MySQL
2 61 (9.00%) NoSQL
3 44 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 19 (2.80%) Oracle Database
6 18 (2.65%) Relational Database
7 17 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (1.62%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.47%) DB2
11 8 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (1.03%) Big Data
12 7 (1.03%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 94 (13.86%) Git (software)
2 76 (11.21%) Visual Studio
3 52 (7.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 43 (6.34%) NUnit
5 33 (4.87%) Moq
6 30 (4.42%) MSTest
6 30 (4.42%) Rhino Mocks
7 18 (2.65%) Subversion
8 15 (2.21%) Selenium
9 11 (1.62%) JIRA
9 11 (1.62%) WatiN
10 10 (1.47%) JUnit
11 8 (1.18%) Gradle
12 7 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (1.03%) ProC
13 4 (0.59%) RSpec
14 3 (0.44%) SpecFlow
14 3 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 2 (0.29%) ReSharper
15 2 (0.29%) AccuRev
General
1 77 (11.36%) Finance
2 35 (5.16%) Games
3 15 (2.21%) Manufacturing
4 10 (1.47%) Marketing
5 8 (1.18%) Automotive
6 7 (1.03%) Retail
7 6 (0.88%) Advertising
8 3 (0.44%) Banking
8 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.44%) Back Office
9 2 (0.29%) Local Government
10 1 (0.15%) German Language
10 1 (0.15%) Electronics
10 1 (0.15%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.15%) Law
10 1 (0.15%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 439 (64.75%) .NET
2 290 (42.77%) ASP.NET
3 265 (39.09%) HTML
4 239 (35.25%) CSS
5 155 (22.86%) jQuery
6 144 (21.24%) .NET Framework
7 141 (20.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 123 (18.14%) WCF
9 106 (15.63%) HTML5
10 76 (11.21%) XML
11 75 (11.06%) RESTful
11 75 (11.06%) Entity Framework
12 72 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API
13 68 (10.03%) CSS3
14 64 (9.44%) Ajax
15 63 (9.29%) WinForms
15 63 (9.29%) WPF
16 60 (8.85%) Web Services
17 41 (6.05%) AngularJS
18 37 (5.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 40 (5.90%) Computer Science
3 31 (4.57%) Inversion of Control
4 27 (3.98%) User Experience
4 27 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (3.54%) Mobile App
6 23 (3.39%) Algorithms
7 22 (3.24%) Social Network
8 19 (2.80%) 3D Graphics
9 16 (2.36%) N-Tier
9 16 (2.36%) Mathematics
10 11 (1.62%) Mobile Payment
11 9 (1.33%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.18%) W3C
13 7 (1.03%) E-Learning
13 7 (1.03%) iPhone
14 6 (0.88%) Visualisation
15 4 (0.59%) CUDA
16 3 (0.44%) Social Media
16 3 (0.44%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 66 (9.73%) Windows
2 30 (4.42%) Linux
3 14 (2.06%) Android
3 14 (2.06%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.18%) UNIX
5 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (44.69%) Agile Software Development
2 236 (34.81%) MVC
3 143 (21.09%) OO
4 130 (19.17%) TDD
5 122 (17.99%) Scrum
6 72 (10.62%) Web Application Development
7 66 (9.73%) Web Development
8 54 (7.96%) BDD
9 43 (6.34%) Dependency Injection
10 39 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (5.60%) CRM
12 33 (4.87%) Kanban
12 33 (4.87%) Software Engineering
12 33 (4.87%) MVVM
13 32 (4.72%) Unit Testing
14 30 (4.42%) UML
14 30 (4.42%) SDLC
15 29 (4.28%) OOD
16 28 (4.13%) OOP
16 28 (4.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 439 (64.75%) C#
2 273 (40.27%) JavaScript
3 176 (25.96%) SQL
4 127 (18.73%) Java
5 70 (10.32%) C++
5 70 (10.32%) Ruby
6 66 (9.73%) T-SQL
7 64 (9.44%) PHP
8 61 (9.00%) VB.NET
9 55 (8.11%) VB
10 24 (3.54%) Python
11 22 (3.24%) VB6
12 18 (2.65%) PL/SQL
13 14 (2.06%) Ada
14 12 (1.77%) C
15 9 (1.33%) Perl
15 9 (1.33%) Objective-C
15 9 (1.33%) Groovy
16 8 (1.18%) GLSL
16 8 (1.18%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 89 (13.13%) Degree
2 30 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (2.51%) MCSD
4 15 (2.21%) Security Cleared
5 14 (2.06%) MCP
6 13 (1.92%) PhD
7 9 (1.33%) MCAD
7 9 (1.33%) MCTS
8 8 (1.18%) MCPD
9 6 (0.88%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.74%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.15%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.77%) PMBOK
2 4 (0.59%) SLA
2 4 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.59%) Vagrant
1 4 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.29%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 150 (22.12%) Microsoft
2 47 (6.93%) Oracle
3 28 (4.13%) Twitter
4 22 (3.24%) Facebook
5 18 (2.65%) Sybase
6 11 (1.62%) Google
7 9 (1.33%) SAP
7 9 (1.33%) Adobe
8 8 (1.18%) Informatica
9 7 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.74%) Sencha
11 4 (0.59%) RedDot
11 4 (0.59%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.59%) Lotus
11 4 (0.59%) Zend
12 3 (0.44%) Telerik
13 2 (0.29%) Ektron
13 2 (0.29%) Blue Prism
13 2 (0.29%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.29%) Apple
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
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