The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 56 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 24 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.01% 5.13% 4.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 5.30% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 31
Average salary £38,750 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.48% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £44,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
Senior 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
774 604 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.11% 96.79% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 626 531 542
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in the North East

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in the North East

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 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 -23 21 £40,000 -2.43% 9
Durham -5 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
1 20 (54.05%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) C#
3 17 (45.95%) MVC
4 16 (43.24%) HTML
5 15 (40.54%) CSS
6 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET
7 13 (35.14%) OO
7 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
9 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
10 9 (24.32%) .NET Framework
10 9 (24.32%) jQuery
11 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (18.92%) Scrum
12 7 (18.92%) QA
12 7 (18.92%) Java
13 6 (16.22%) SQL
13 6 (16.22%) OOP
13 6 (16.22%) Ajax
13 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
13 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
14 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (13.51%) Spring
14 5 (13.51%) XML
14 5 (13.51%) MySQL
14 5 (13.51%) PHP
14 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
14 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
15 4 (10.81%) ETL

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) MySQL
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.70%) DataStage
6 1 (2.70%) QualityStage
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (2.70%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.41%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.70%) JUnit
3 1 (2.70%) GDB
General
1 4 (10.81%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Advertising
2 2 (5.41%) Back Office
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) German Language
3 1 (2.70%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) .NET
2 16 (43.24%) HTML
3 15 (40.54%) CSS
4 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET
5 9 (24.32%) .NET Framework
5 9 (24.32%) jQuery
6 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (16.22%) Ajax
8 5 (13.51%) XML
8 5 (13.51%) Spring
9 4 (10.81%) Web Services
9 4 (10.81%) JSON
9 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (8.11%) WCF
10 3 (8.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (8.11%) XSLT
10 3 (8.11%) XHTML
11 2 (5.41%) Hibernate
11 2 (5.41%) SOAP
11 2 (5.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.70%) DTV
3 1 (2.70%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) MVC
2 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) OO
3 7 (18.92%) Scrum
4 6 (16.22%) OOP
4 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
4 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.81%) ETL
5 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.81%) TDD
5 4 (10.81%) Validation
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.11%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.70%) ITIL
8 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.70%) B2B
8 1 (2.70%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 19 (51.35%) C#
3 7 (18.92%) Java
4 6 (16.22%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) PHP
6 4 (10.81%) PHP5
7 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.70%) Fortran
9 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.70%) VB6
9 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.70%) VB
9 1 (2.70%) C++
9 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) MCSD
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
2 4 (10.81%) HL7
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Informatica
3 3 (8.11%) Zend
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Talend
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
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