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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 277 229 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 38.90% 40.67% 33.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.16% 41.79% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 254 192 201
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,350 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
673 548 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.52% 97.34% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 566 431 559
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 5 March 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 March 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 0 232 £34,500 -1.42% 83
Durham -1 22 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Teesside - 6 £35,000 -
Northumberland +2 5 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 334 (59.12%) C#
2 313 (55.40%) .NET
3 248 (43.89%) SQL Server
4 227 (40.18%) ASP.NET
5 218 (38.58%) HTML
6 210 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
7 203 (35.93%) MVC
8 198 (35.04%) CSS
9 188 (33.27%) JavaScript
10 178 (31.50%) SQL
11 125 (22.12%) TDD
12 119 (21.06%) OO
13 117 (20.71%) jQuery
14 110 (19.47%) Microsoft
15 108 (19.12%) WCF
16 107 (18.94%) Java
17 102 (18.05%) ASP.NET MVC
18 101 (17.88%) XML
19 99 (17.52%) .NET Framework
20 87 (15.40%) Git (software)
21 86 (15.22%) T-SQL
22 82 (14.51%) Ajax
22 82 (14.51%) Degree
23 81 (14.34%) Web Services
24 76 (13.45%) Scrum
25 72 (12.74%) Windows
26 70 (12.39%) C++
26 70 (12.39%) WPF
27 68 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
27 68 (12.04%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 49 (8.67%) Node.js
2 43 (7.61%) BizTalk Server
3 38 (6.73%) SharePoint
4 26 (4.60%) IIS
5 17 (3.01%) SharePoint 2010
6 16 (2.83%) Apache
7 15 (2.65%) CMS
8 14 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (1.42%) WordPress
10 6 (1.06%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.71%) Drupal
12 3 (0.53%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.35%) SAS
13 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.35%) JBoss
13 2 (0.35%) Orchard CMS
14 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.18%) DNN
14 1 (0.18%) Sitefinity
14 1 (0.18%) MQSeries
Applications
1 41 (7.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.88%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.53%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.18%) Revit
5 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.18%) MS Office
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (4.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.95%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (1.77%) HFM
3 10 (1.77%) Oracle ERP
4 8 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (1.42%) Magento
5 4 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.53%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.35%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.95%) Office 365
3 5 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.65%) Internet
2 5 (0.88%) HTTP
3 4 (0.71%) Intranet
4 3 (0.53%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.35%) Extranet
6 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.18%) FTP
6 1 (0.18%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (43.89%) SQL Server
2 61 (10.80%) MySQL
3 52 (9.20%) NoSQL
4 45 (7.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (3.54%) Relational Database
6 17 (3.01%) Oracle Database
7 16 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (2.83%) Oracle BI EE
8 15 (2.65%) MongoDB
9 14 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (2.12%) Oracle ODI
11 11 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (1.77%) Essbase
12 10 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (1.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 4 (0.71%) Hadoop
15 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (0.53%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 87 (15.40%) Git (software)
2 68 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 63 (11.15%) Visual Studio
4 21 (3.72%) Subversion
5 17 (3.01%) NUnit
6 15 (2.65%) Moq
7 14 (2.48%) Jenkins
8 13 (2.30%) MSTest
9 12 (2.12%) JIRA
10 11 (1.95%) Mercurial
11 10 (1.77%) Rhino Mocks
12 8 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (1.06%) Maven
13 6 (1.06%) ProC
14 5 (0.88%) PHPUnit
14 5 (0.88%) JUnit
15 3 (0.53%) MSBuild
15 3 (0.53%) Xcode
16 2 (0.35%) ClearCase
16 2 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 57 (10.09%) Finance
2 24 (4.25%) Games
3 22 (3.89%) Banking
4 19 (3.36%) Manufacturing
5 17 (3.01%) Marketing
5 17 (3.01%) Advertising
5 17 (3.01%) Automotive
6 10 (1.77%) German Language
7 6 (1.06%) Retail
7 6 (1.06%) Back Office
8 4 (0.71%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.71%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.35%) Electronics
9 2 (0.35%) Law
9 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Local Government
10 1 (0.18%) Publishing
10 1 (0.18%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (55.40%) .NET
2 227 (40.18%) ASP.NET
3 218 (38.58%) HTML
4 198 (35.04%) CSS
5 117 (20.71%) jQuery
6 108 (19.12%) WCF
7 102 (18.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 101 (17.88%) XML
9 99 (17.52%) .NET Framework
10 82 (14.51%) Ajax
11 81 (14.34%) Web Services
12 70 (12.39%) WPF
13 66 (11.68%) HTML5
14 58 (10.27%) RESTful
15 52 (9.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 43 (7.61%) ASP.NET Web API
17 40 (7.08%) LINQ
18 37 (6.55%) WinForms
18 37 (6.55%) CSS3
19 29 (5.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.32%) Computer Science
2 33 (5.84%) Client/Server
3 28 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (4.60%) Mobile Payment
5 25 (4.42%) Open Source
6 24 (4.25%) Mathematics
7 18 (3.19%) N-Tier
7 18 (3.19%) Mobile Banking
7 18 (3.19%) Algorithms
8 17 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (2.30%) Mobile App
10 12 (2.12%) User Experience
11 10 (1.77%) Inversion of Control
11 10 (1.77%) Social Network
12 9 (1.59%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.42%) 3D Graphics
13 8 (1.42%) CUDA
14 7 (1.24%) W3C
15 6 (1.06%) Cryptography
15 6 (1.06%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 72 (12.74%) Windows
2 35 (6.19%) Linux
3 25 (4.42%) Android
4 9 (1.59%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.59%) UNIX
5 5 (0.88%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.18%) CentOS
7 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.18%) Solaris
7 1 (0.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (37.17%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (35.93%) MVC
3 125 (22.12%) TDD
4 119 (21.06%) OO
5 76 (13.45%) Scrum
6 67 (11.86%) Web Development
7 52 (9.20%) Web Application Development
8 50 (8.85%) CRM
9 42 (7.43%) BDD
10 37 (6.55%) OOP
11 35 (6.19%) Software Engineering
12 32 (5.66%) Unit Testing
13 31 (5.49%) Waterfall
14 30 (5.31%) Analytics
15 29 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (4.78%) Business Intelligence
17 25 (4.42%) Project Management
18 24 (4.25%) MVVM
19 23 (4.07%) ETL
20 21 (3.72%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 334 (59.12%) C#
2 188 (33.27%) JavaScript
3 178 (31.50%) SQL
4 107 (18.94%) Java
5 86 (15.22%) T-SQL
6 70 (12.39%) C++
7 68 (12.04%) PHP
8 66 (11.68%) VB.NET
9 59 (10.44%) Ruby
10 54 (9.56%) VB
11 20 (3.54%) Python
12 18 (3.19%) VB6
13 17 (3.01%) Scala
13 17 (3.01%) PL/SQL
14 12 (2.12%) PHP5
15 11 (1.95%) C
16 6 (1.06%) Perl
16 6 (1.06%) TypeScript
17 5 (0.88%) Ada
18 4 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 82 (14.51%) Degree
2 40 (7.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (5.49%) MCSD
4 19 (3.36%) Security Cleared
4 19 (3.36%) VCP4
5 18 (3.19%) PhD
6 15 (2.65%) MCPD
7 12 (2.12%) MCP
7 12 (2.12%) MCTS
8 11 (1.95%) MCAD
9 10 (1.77%) Sun Certification
10 6 (1.06%) CISMP
10 6 (1.06%) CISM
10 6 (1.06%) CISSP
11 1 (0.18%) MCITP
11 1 (0.18%) MCSE
11 1 (0.18%) HNC
11 1 (0.18%) HND
11 1 (0.18%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.83%) PMBOK
2 12 (2.12%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.95%) QA
4 6 (1.06%) TickIT
4 6 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 6 (1.06%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 110 (19.47%) Microsoft
2 49 (8.67%) Oracle
3 20 (3.54%) Informatica
3 20 (3.54%) Zend
4 12 (2.12%) Twitter
5 10 (1.77%) Hyperion
5 10 (1.77%) Facebook
5 10 (1.77%) Google
6 6 (1.06%) Adobe
7 4 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.71%) SAP
8 3 (0.53%) Telerik
9 2 (0.35%) Perforce
9 2 (0.35%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.35%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.18%) Ektron
10 1 (0.18%) Pega
10 1 (0.18%) Sencha
10 1 (0.18%) Sybase
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + flexible working, pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Alnwick, Northumberland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: Salary Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + pension, insurance, commercial incentives
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £38000 per annum + pension,good holidays
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Bell International
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago