The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 28 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 48 0 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.80% - 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.06% - 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 18
Average salary £27,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 - £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
792 635 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.77% 94.92% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 582 545 672
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Programmer
England

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Programmer
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer across the North East region.

Programmer Salary Trend in the North East

Programmer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in the North East

Programmer
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 Programmer within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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 - 33 £25,000 - 7
Northumberland - 10 - -
Durham - 3 £33,000 -
Programmer
England

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 34 (61.82%) C++
2 33 (60.00%) C#
3 24 (43.64%) Degree
4 21 (38.18%) UNIX
5 20 (36.36%) SQL
6 18 (32.73%) Mathematics
7 17 (30.91%) Multithreading
7 17 (30.91%) Java
7 17 (30.91%) Games
8 16 (29.09%) C
8 16 (29.09%) Python
9 14 (25.45%) Software Engineering
10 13 (23.64%) DirectX
10 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
10 13 (23.64%) Computer Science
11 12 (21.82%) sed
11 12 (21.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 12 (21.82%) Shell Script
11 12 (21.82%) AWK
11 12 (21.82%) OpenGL
12 11 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
12 11 (20.00%) 3D Visualisation
12 11 (20.00%) HLSL
12 11 (20.00%) Visualisation
12 11 (20.00%) VTune
13 10 (18.18%) Augmented Reality
13 10 (18.18%) 3D Rendering
13 10 (18.18%) Linux
14 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (14.55%) COBOL

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) nginx
1 5 (9.09%) Tornado
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.64%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) MongoDB
1 6 (10.91%) NoSQL
1 6 (10.91%) MySQL
2 5 (9.09%) Redis
2 5 (9.09%) Couchbase
3 3 (5.45%) Jackrabbit
4 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.64%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) VTune
2 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.45%) Subversion
2 3 (5.45%) Maven
General
1 17 (30.91%) Games
2 5 (9.09%) Retail
3 3 (5.45%) Finance
4 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.64%) DirectX
2 12 (21.82%) OpenGL
2 12 (21.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 7 (12.73%) jQuery
4 5 (9.09%) CherryPy
4 5 (9.09%) Unreal Engine
4 5 (9.09%) gevent
4 5 (9.09%) Memcached
4 5 (9.09%) Twisted
4 5 (9.09%) Ember.js
4 5 (9.09%) ZeroMQ
5 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.27%) .NET
5 4 (7.27%) Web Services
6 3 (5.45%) HTML
6 3 (5.45%) Spring
6 3 (5.45%) Java EE
6 3 (5.45%) JSR 170
6 3 (5.45%) MooTools
6 3 (5.45%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) Mathematics
2 13 (23.64%) Computer Science
3 11 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
3 11 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 10 (18.18%) Augmented Reality
5 5 (9.09%) Animation
5 5 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.64%) Statistics
6 2 (3.64%) Life Science
6 2 (3.64%) Physics
7 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.82%) GPGPU
7 1 (1.82%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.18%) UNIX
2 10 (18.18%) Linux
3 7 (12.73%) VME
4 5 (9.09%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Multithreading
2 14 (25.45%) Software Engineering
3 11 (20.00%) 3D Visualisation
4 10 (18.18%) 3D Rendering
5 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.09%) TDD
6 5 (9.09%) OOD
7 4 (7.27%) Scrum
7 4 (7.27%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (7.27%) Web Development
7 4 (7.27%) CRM
7 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.45%) ITIL
8 3 (5.45%) OO
9 2 (3.64%) Biostatistics
9 2 (3.64%) Pair Programming
10 1 (1.82%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.82%) BDD
10 1 (1.82%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 34 (61.82%) C++
2 33 (60.00%) C#
3 20 (36.36%) SQL
4 17 (30.91%) Java
5 16 (29.09%) Python
5 16 (29.09%) C
6 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
7 12 (21.82%) sed
7 12 (21.82%) Shell Script
7 12 (21.82%) AWK
8 11 (20.00%) HLSL
9 8 (14.55%) COBOL
10 2 (3.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (43.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) CDISC
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) ICL
2 1 (1.82%) Twitter
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