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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 361 283 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 47.13% 34.06% 33.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 50.07% 35.02% 34.76%
Number of salaries quoted 323 209 197
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £45,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
721 808 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.13% 97.23% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 623 581 536
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 255 £37,500 +15.38% 60
Durham +1 86 £40,000 +21.21% 16
Northumberland 0 9 £25,000 +19.04% 4
Teesside 0 1 £38,000 +26.66%
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 437 (63.61%) .NET
2 430 (62.59%) C#
3 324 (47.16%) Agile Software Development
4 310 (45.12%) JavaScript
5 295 (42.94%) ASP.NET
6 293 (42.65%) HTML
7 281 (40.90%) SQL Server
8 269 (39.16%) CSS
9 234 (34.06%) MVC
10 167 (24.31%) SQL
11 151 (21.98%) HTML5
12 146 (21.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 146 (21.25%) Microsoft
13 139 (20.23%) Java
13 139 (20.23%) TDD
14 138 (20.09%) .NET Framework
15 133 (19.36%) jQuery
15 133 (19.36%) Scrum
16 118 (17.18%) OO
17 111 (16.16%) WCF
18 92 (13.39%) CSS3
19 88 (12.81%) XML
20 86 (12.52%) RESTful
21 84 (12.23%) Finance
22 82 (11.94%) Ruby
22 82 (11.94%) Git (software)
23 77 (11.21%) Degree
23 77 (11.21%) Entity Framework
24 76 (11.06%) Web Services
24 76 (11.06%) ASP.NET Web API

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 59 (8.59%) Node.js
2 47 (6.84%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.77%) CMS
4 16 (2.33%) IIS
4 16 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 16 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 14 (2.04%) Apache
6 12 (1.75%) JBoss
7 10 (1.46%) Umbraco
8 9 (1.31%) nginx
9 7 (1.02%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.73%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.58%) IBM Notes
11 4 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.29%) Zimbra
12 2 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.29%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.29%) Kentico
13 1 (0.15%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 37 (5.39%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.62%) Photoshop
3 13 (1.89%) InfoPath
4 7 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.44%) MS Office
6 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 14 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.87%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.29%) Magento
3 2 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.15%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.18%) SaaS
3 14 (2.04%) Office 365
4 10 (1.46%) PaaS
5 9 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (0.73%) Heroku
7 1 (0.15%) Route 53
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.18%) Intranet
2 8 (1.16%) HTTP
2 8 (1.16%) SSH
3 5 (0.73%) SSL
3 5 (0.73%) Internet
4 4 (0.58%) SAN
4 4 (0.58%) NAS
5 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.29%) Wireless
6 1 (0.15%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (40.90%) SQL Server
2 69 (10.04%) MySQL
3 57 (8.30%) NoSQL
4 33 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (2.62%) Relational Database
7 17 (2.47%) Oracle Database
7 17 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (1.89%) RDBMS
8 13 (1.89%) Big Data
8 13 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (1.75%) MongoDB
9 12 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.75%) DB2
10 8 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
10 8 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 82 (11.94%) Git (software)
2 67 (9.75%) Visual Studio
3 44 (6.40%) NUnit
4 38 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (4.80%) MSTest
5 33 (4.80%) Moq
6 32 (4.66%) Rhino Mocks
7 18 (2.62%) Selenium
8 15 (2.18%) RSpec
8 15 (2.18%) Subversion
9 13 (1.89%) Gradle
10 12 (1.75%) JUnit
10 12 (1.75%) WatiN
11 7 (1.02%) JIRA
11 7 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (1.02%) ProC
12 4 (0.58%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.44%) Apache Ivy
13 3 (0.44%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 84 (12.23%) Finance
2 25 (3.64%) Games
3 23 (3.35%) Marketing
4 19 (2.77%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.02%) Banking
6 4 (0.58%) Retail
7 3 (0.44%) Advertising
8 2 (0.29%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.15%) Back Office
9 1 (0.15%) Electronics
9 1 (0.15%) Legal
9 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 437 (63.61%) .NET
2 295 (42.94%) ASP.NET
3 293 (42.65%) HTML
4 269 (39.16%) CSS
5 151 (21.98%) HTML5
6 146 (21.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 138 (20.09%) .NET Framework
8 133 (19.36%) jQuery
9 111 (16.16%) WCF
10 92 (13.39%) CSS3
11 88 (12.81%) XML
12 86 (12.52%) RESTful
13 77 (11.21%) Entity Framework
14 76 (11.06%) Web Services
14 76 (11.06%) ASP.NET Web API
15 68 (9.90%) AngularJS
16 66 (9.61%) WinForms
17 63 (9.17%) WPF
18 61 (8.88%) Ajax
19 47 (6.84%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 57 (8.30%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (5.39%) Computer Science
3 34 (4.95%) Inversion of Control
4 31 (4.51%) Mobile App
5 28 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (3.78%) User Experience
7 19 (2.77%) Social Network
7 19 (2.77%) 3D Graphics
8 17 (2.47%) Algorithms
9 13 (1.89%) Mathematics
10 8 (1.16%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.16%) Social Media
11 7 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (1.02%) E-Learning
12 6 (0.87%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.73%) PDA
14 4 (0.58%) iPhone
15 3 (0.44%) Data Structures
16 2 (0.29%) CUDA
16 2 (0.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 53 (7.71%) Windows
2 39 (5.68%) Linux
3 23 (3.35%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.75%) Android
5 5 (0.73%) UNIX
6 3 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.15%) VME
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (47.16%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (34.06%) MVC
3 139 (20.23%) TDD
4 133 (19.36%) Scrum
5 118 (17.18%) OO
6 71 (10.33%) Web Application Development
7 52 (7.57%) Web Development
8 50 (7.28%) BDD
9 48 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (6.99%) Dependency Injection
10 38 (5.53%) Software Engineering
11 34 (4.95%) Mobile Development
12 33 (4.80%) Kanban
13 32 (4.66%) OOD
13 32 (4.66%) Mentoring
14 31 (4.51%) Waterfall
15 29 (4.22%) CRM
15 29 (4.22%) UML
16 25 (3.64%) ERP
16 25 (3.64%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 430 (62.59%) C#
2 310 (45.12%) JavaScript
3 167 (24.31%) SQL
4 139 (20.23%) Java
5 82 (11.94%) Ruby
6 72 (10.48%) VB.NET
7 65 (9.46%) T-SQL
8 63 (9.17%) PHP
9 61 (8.88%) C++
10 45 (6.55%) VB
11 30 (4.37%) Python
12 22 (3.20%) Groovy
13 18 (2.62%) VB6
14 15 (2.18%) PL/SQL
15 13 (1.89%) Perl
15 13 (1.89%) C
15 13 (1.89%) CoffeeScript
16 12 (1.75%) Ada
17 10 (1.46%) Objective-C
18 8 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 77 (11.21%) Degree
2 13 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 13 (1.89%) PhD
2 13 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.31%) MCP
4 6 (0.87%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.73%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.15%) MCAD
6 1 (0.15%) MCSD
6 1 (0.15%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.02%) QA
2 6 (0.87%) PMBOK
3 3 (0.44%) SLA
4 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.29%) vSphere
2 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.58%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.29%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 146 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 37 (5.39%) Oracle
3 27 (3.93%) Twitter
4 26 (3.78%) Sybase
5 19 (2.77%) Facebook
6 16 (2.33%) SAP
7 14 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.75%) Adobe
9 8 (1.16%) Sencha
10 7 (1.02%) Sitecore
11 6 (0.87%) Google
11 6 (0.87%) Informatica
12 4 (0.58%) Lotus
12 4 (0.58%) RedDot
12 4 (0.58%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.44%) Telerik
14 2 (0.29%) TIBCO
14 2 (0.29%) Apple
14 2 (0.29%) Citrix
14 2 (0.29%) Avaya
Hexham, Northumberland
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Searchability
Salary: £33963 - £37191 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hexham, Northumberland
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + gym membership, parking + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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