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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 301 204 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 36.09% 31.19% 35.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.80% 32.23% 36.74%
Number of salaries quoted 247 191 212
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
818 633 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 98.08% 96.79% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 646 565 564
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 21 October 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 October 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 0 262 £35,000 -6.66% 78
Durham -2 24 £35,000 +32.07% 7
Northumberland 0 2 £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 21 October 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.

1 299 (52.46%) C#
2 269 (47.19%) .NET
3 223 (39.12%) Agile Software Development
4 218 (38.25%) ASP.NET
5 202 (35.44%) HTML
6 188 (32.98%) SQL Server
7 172 (30.18%) MVC
8 166 (29.12%) CSS
9 160 (28.07%) JavaScript
10 154 (27.02%) SQL
11 137 (24.04%) Java
12 114 (20.00%) Degree
13 105 (18.42%) OO
14 99 (17.37%) Microsoft
15 93 (16.32%) TDD
16 89 (15.61%) C++
17 87 (15.26%) ASP.NET MVC
18 82 (14.39%) Scrum
19 81 (14.21%) Web Services
19 81 (14.21%) jQuery
20 80 (14.04%) Computer Science
20 80 (14.04%) XML
21 79 (13.86%) WCF
22 74 (12.98%) PHP
23 65 (11.40%) Ajax
24 63 (11.05%) MS Excel
25 62 (10.88%) MySQL
25 62 (10.88%) HTML5
26 59 (10.35%) .NET Framework
27 57 (10.00%) Mathematics

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (6.14%) SharePoint
2 27 (4.74%) Node.js
3 21 (3.68%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (2.11%) IIS
5 11 (1.93%) CMS
6 10 (1.75%) WordPress
6 10 (1.75%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.88%) Tornado
8 5 (0.88%) nginx
8 5 (0.88%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (0.88%) Drupal
9 4 (0.70%) Apache
10 2 (0.35%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.35%) JBoss
11 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 63 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.35%) MS Office
2 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.18%) Revit
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.53%) HFM
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.35%) Magento
5 2 (0.35%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.49%) Internet
2 27 (4.74%) Intranet
3 6 (1.05%) HTTP
4 4 (0.70%) Extranet
5 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.18%) Telnet
6 1 (0.18%) FTP
6 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (32.98%) SQL Server
2 62 (10.88%) MySQL
3 44 (7.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 29 (5.09%) NoSQL
6 28 (4.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 20 (3.51%) MongoDB
8 18 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (2.46%) Oracle BI EE
11 12 (2.11%) DataStage
11 12 (2.11%) IBM InfoSphere
12 11 (1.93%) QualityStage
13 10 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.75%) RDBMS
14 8 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (1.05%) Jackrabbit
15 6 (1.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 5 (0.88%) Oracle Database
16 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 57 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (5.61%) Git (software)
3 31 (5.44%) Visual Studio
4 21 (3.68%) Subversion
5 16 (2.81%) MSTest
5 16 (2.81%) NUnit
6 15 (2.63%) Rhino Mocks
6 15 (2.63%) Moq
7 14 (2.46%) Jenkins
8 11 (1.93%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.23%) JUnit
9 7 (1.23%) Maven
9 7 (1.23%) JIRA
10 6 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (1.05%) CruiseControl
11 4 (0.70%) VTune
11 4 (0.70%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.70%) ProC
11 4 (0.70%) Xcode
12 3 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 48 (8.42%) Games
2 44 (7.72%) Finance
3 26 (4.56%) Banking
3 26 (4.56%) Advertising
4 15 (2.63%) Marketing
5 8 (1.40%) Retail
6 7 (1.23%) Multimedia
7 4 (0.70%) German Language
8 3 (0.53%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.35%) Publishing
9 2 (0.35%) Electronics
9 2 (0.35%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (47.19%) .NET
2 218 (38.25%) ASP.NET
3 202 (35.44%) HTML
4 166 (29.12%) CSS
5 87 (15.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 81 (14.21%) Web Services
6 81 (14.21%) jQuery
7 80 (14.04%) XML
8 79 (13.86%) WCF
9 65 (11.40%) Ajax
10 62 (10.88%) HTML5
11 59 (10.35%) .NET Framework
12 44 (7.72%) WPF
13 39 (6.84%) WinForms
14 37 (6.49%) RESTful
15 32 (5.61%) Ninject
16 27 (4.74%) CSS3
16 27 (4.74%) XHTML
17 26 (4.56%) JSON
18 21 (3.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 80 (14.04%) Computer Science
2 57 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 35 (6.14%) Mobile App
4 30 (5.26%) Open Source
5 25 (4.39%) Mobile Payment
6 22 (3.86%) Client/Server
7 21 (3.68%) Physics
7 21 (3.68%) iPhone
8 20 (3.51%) Mobile Banking
9 18 (3.16%) N-Tier
9 18 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
11 13 (2.28%) Algorithms
12 10 (1.75%) Visualisation
13 7 (1.23%) 3D Graphics
13 7 (1.23%) CUDA
14 6 (1.05%) Digital Media
14 6 (1.05%) Cryptography
14 6 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (10.00%) Windows
2 50 (8.77%) Linux
3 44 (7.72%) Android
4 37 (6.49%) UNIX
5 18 (3.16%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.40%) Windows Phone
7 7 (1.23%) VME
8 5 (0.88%) FreeBSD
9 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) Solaris
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (39.12%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (30.18%) MVC
3 105 (18.42%) OO
4 93 (16.32%) TDD
5 82 (14.39%) Scrum
6 50 (8.77%) Web Application Development
7 48 (8.42%) Software Engineering
8 46 (8.07%) Web Development
9 38 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 37 (6.49%) Dependency Injection
11 34 (5.96%) Unit Testing
12 30 (5.26%) CRM
13 27 (4.74%) Domain-Driven Design
13 27 (4.74%) Mentoring
14 23 (4.04%) ETL
14 23 (4.04%) OOP
14 23 (4.04%) Multithreading
15 20 (3.51%) Mobile Commerce
16 19 (3.33%) Waterfall
17 18 (3.16%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 299 (52.46%) C#
2 160 (28.07%) JavaScript
3 154 (27.02%) SQL
4 137 (24.04%) Java
5 89 (15.61%) C++
6 74 (12.98%) PHP
7 48 (8.42%) T-SQL
8 44 (7.72%) VB
9 39 (6.84%) VB.NET
10 35 (6.14%) C
10 35 (6.14%) Ruby
11 26 (4.56%) Python
12 15 (2.63%) Scala
13 13 (2.28%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.93%) PHP5
15 9 (1.58%) Objective-C
15 9 (1.58%) COBOL
16 5 (0.88%) XPath
17 4 (0.70%) HLSL
17 4 (0.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 114 (20.00%) Degree
2 20 (3.51%) Security Cleared
2 20 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.11%) PhD
4 7 (1.23%) MCSD
5 6 (1.05%) CISMP
5 6 (1.05%) CISSP
5 6 (1.05%) CISM
6 5 (0.88%) Sun Certification
7 4 (0.70%) MCPD
7 4 (0.70%) MCTS
7 4 (0.70%) MCITP
7 4 (0.70%) MCP
7 4 (0.70%) MCSE
8 3 (0.53%) OCPJP
8 3 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.35%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.18%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.18%) HNC
10 1 (0.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.56%) QA
2 12 (2.11%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.05%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.05%) TickIT
3 6 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 4 (0.70%) HL7
Systems Management
1 5 (0.88%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 99 (17.37%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.79%) Oracle
3 20 (3.51%) Zend
4 19 (3.33%) Google
5 16 (2.81%) Informatica
6 12 (2.11%) Adobe
6 12 (2.11%) IBM
7 11 (1.93%) Twitter
8 8 (1.40%) Facebook
9 5 (0.88%) F5
10 4 (0.70%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.53%) Hyperion
11 3 (0.53%) Sun
11 3 (0.53%) SAP
11 3 (0.53%) Talend
12 2 (0.35%) Apple
12 2 (0.35%) Perforce
13 1 (0.18%) Autodesk
13 1 (0.18%) Remedy
13 1 (0.18%) Blackboard
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 48 minutes ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + FS Pension + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £0 to £275
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tyne and Wear
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
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