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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 252 252 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 36.36% 44.44% 36.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.31% 45.41% 36.93%
Number of salaries quoted 240 206 215
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
641 555 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 92.50% 97.88% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 541 441 535
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,328
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 0 217 £35,000 - 58
Durham -4 19 £35,000 +16.66% 9
Teesside - 7 £35,000 -
Northumberland -1 1 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Developer
England

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 313 (57.54%) C#
2 282 (51.84%) .NET
3 221 (40.63%) SQL Server
4 206 (37.87%) ASP.NET
5 204 (37.50%) HTML
6 199 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
7 194 (35.66%) CSS
8 192 (35.29%) MVC
9 172 (31.62%) JavaScript
10 168 (30.88%) SQL
11 112 (20.59%) TDD
12 111 (20.40%) Microsoft
13 107 (19.67%) XML
14 106 (19.49%) jQuery
15 105 (19.30%) OO
16 103 (18.93%) Java
17 99 (18.20%) WCF
18 90 (16.54%) ASP.NET MVC
19 86 (15.81%) Ajax
20 83 (15.26%) Web Services
21 81 (14.89%) .NET Framework
22 80 (14.71%) T-SQL
23 79 (14.52%) Degree
24 78 (14.34%) Git (software)
25 77 (14.15%) PHP
26 74 (13.60%) C++
27 73 (13.42%) Scrum
28 69 (12.68%) Windows
29 67 (12.32%) Web Development
29 67 (12.32%) HTML5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (7.72%) SharePoint
2 40 (7.35%) BizTalk Server
2 40 (7.35%) Node.js
3 20 (3.68%) IIS
4 14 (2.57%) Apache
5 11 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (1.84%) WordPress
7 9 (1.65%) CMS
8 7 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (1.10%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.92%) Drupal
11 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.37%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.18%) JBoss
12 1 (0.18%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 48 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.18%) Revit
3 1 (0.18%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.65%) HFM
3 9 (1.65%) Oracle ERP
4 7 (1.29%) Magento
5 5 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.55%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.37%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
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
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.10%) Office 365
3 5 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.37%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.13%) Internet
2 6 (1.10%) Intranet
3 4 (0.74%) HTTP
4 3 (0.55%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.55%) Extranet
5 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.18%) FTP
5 1 (0.18%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 65 (11.95%) MySQL
3 47 (8.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 43 (7.90%) NoSQL
5 28 (5.15%) Relational Database
6 21 (3.86%) Oracle BI EE
7 17 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (2.57%) MongoDB
10 13 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (2.39%) Oracle Database
11 12 (2.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 9 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (1.65%) Essbase
13 8 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
14 6 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 4 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 78 (14.34%) Git (software)
2 63 (11.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 48 (8.82%) Visual Studio
4 21 (3.86%) Subversion
5 14 (2.57%) Jenkins
6 12 (2.21%) NUnit
7 11 (2.02%) Mercurial
7 11 (2.02%) MSTest
7 11 (2.02%) Moq
7 11 (2.02%) JIRA
8 8 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (1.47%) Rhino Mocks
9 7 (1.29%) Maven
10 6 (1.10%) ProC
11 5 (0.92%) PHPUnit
11 5 (0.92%) JUnit
12 3 (0.55%) MSBuild
12 3 (0.55%) Xcode
13 2 (0.37%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.37%) ClearCase
General
1 47 (8.64%) Finance
2 26 (4.78%) Games
3 24 (4.41%) Banking
4 21 (3.86%) Marketing
5 16 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 16 (2.94%) Advertising
6 14 (2.57%) Automotive
7 10 (1.84%) German Language
8 7 (1.29%) Multimedia
8 7 (1.29%) Retail
9 4 (0.74%) Back Office
10 3 (0.55%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.37%) Publishing
11 2 (0.37%) Law
11 2 (0.37%) Electronics
12 1 (0.18%) Local Government
12 1 (0.18%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (51.84%) .NET
2 206 (37.87%) ASP.NET
3 204 (37.50%) HTML
4 194 (35.66%) CSS
5 107 (19.67%) XML
6 106 (19.49%) jQuery
7 99 (18.20%) WCF
8 90 (16.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 86 (15.81%) Ajax
10 83 (15.26%) Web Services
11 81 (14.89%) .NET Framework
12 67 (12.32%) HTML5
13 58 (10.66%) WPF
14 49 (9.01%) RESTful
15 40 (7.35%) CSS3
16 39 (7.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 36 (6.62%) LINQ
18 31 (5.70%) ASP.NET Web API
19 30 (5.51%) WinForms
20 28 (5.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.64%) Computer Science
2 36 (6.62%) Client/Server
3 30 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.51%) Open Source
4 25 (4.60%) Mobile Payment
4 25 (4.60%) Mathematics
5 20 (3.68%) Mobile Banking
6 19 (3.49%) Mobile App
7 16 (2.94%) N-Tier
8 14 (2.57%) Algorithms
9 11 (2.02%) User Experience
10 10 (1.84%) Visualisation
10 10 (1.84%) CUDA
11 9 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.65%) iPhone
11 9 (1.65%) 3D Graphics
12 8 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
13 6 (1.10%) Cryptography
13 6 (1.10%) Social Network
14 5 (0.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 69 (12.68%) Windows
2 43 (7.90%) Linux
3 30 (5.51%) Android
4 15 (2.76%) UNIX
5 14 (2.57%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.47%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.18%) CentOS
8 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.18%) Debian
8 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (35.29%) MVC
3 112 (20.59%) TDD
4 105 (19.30%) OO
5 73 (13.42%) Scrum
6 67 (12.32%) Web Development
7 49 (9.01%) Web Application Development
8 42 (7.72%) CRM
9 39 (7.17%) Software Engineering
10 33 (6.07%) BDD
11 31 (5.70%) Waterfall
12 29 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (5.15%) OOP
14 27 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (4.96%) Analytics
15 24 (4.41%) Unit Testing
15 24 (4.41%) ETL
16 22 (4.04%) E-Commerce
17 20 (3.68%) Mobile Commerce
17 20 (3.68%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 313 (57.54%) C#
2 172 (31.62%) JavaScript
3 168 (30.88%) SQL
4 103 (18.93%) Java
5 80 (14.71%) T-SQL
6 77 (14.15%) PHP
7 74 (13.60%) C++
8 58 (10.66%) VB.NET
9 54 (9.93%) Ruby
10 42 (7.72%) VB
11 19 (3.49%) PL/SQL
12 17 (3.13%) Python
12 17 (3.13%) C
13 16 (2.94%) Scala
14 14 (2.57%) PHP5
15 10 (1.84%) VB6
16 6 (1.10%) TypeScript
17 5 (0.92%) XPath
17 5 (0.92%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 79 (14.52%) Degree
2 38 (6.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (5.33%) MCSD
4 22 (4.04%) Security Cleared
5 18 (3.31%) PhD
6 15 (2.76%) MCPD
7 11 (2.02%) Sun Certification
8 10 (1.84%) MCP
8 10 (1.84%) MCTS
9 6 (1.10%) CISSP
9 6 (1.10%) MCAD
9 6 (1.10%) CISMP
9 6 (1.10%) CISM
10 4 (0.74%) MCSE
10 4 (0.74%) MCITP
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.37%) OCPJP
11 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.18%) HNC
12 1 (0.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.76%) QA
2 12 (2.21%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.10%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.10%) TickIT
3 6 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 6 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.74%) HL7
5 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 111 (20.40%) Microsoft
2 46 (8.46%) Oracle
3 27 (4.96%) Zend
4 22 (4.04%) Informatica
5 11 (2.02%) Google
6 9 (1.65%) Twitter
6 9 (1.65%) Hyperion
6 9 (1.65%) Adobe
7 6 (1.10%) Facebook
8 4 (0.74%) SAP
9 3 (0.55%) Telerik
10 2 (0.37%) Sun
10 2 (0.37%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.37%) Perforce
10 2 (0.37%) Talend
10 2 (0.37%) LexisNexis
11 1 (0.18%) Sencha
11 1 (0.18%) Blackboard
11 1 (0.18%) Pega
11 1 (0.18%) VMware
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Unspecified - Circa £30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Salary: £42000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ACL Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £ Competetive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cramlington, Northumberland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Alnwick, Northumberland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago