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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 61 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 21 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.65% 5.11% 6.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 5.26% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 38
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £35,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
752 608 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.83% 97.12% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 624 517 555
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £48,000
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -29 17 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Durham 0 2 £33,000 -14.83%
Teesside - 2 £30,000 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 25 (64.10%) .NET
2 24 (61.54%) C#
3 22 (56.41%) MVC
4 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (48.72%) CSS
6 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET
6 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
7 15 (38.46%) jQuery
7 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (35.90%) HTML
8 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
9 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 12 (30.77%) OO
10 12 (30.77%) .NET Framework
10 12 (30.77%) Waterfall
11 11 (28.21%) Ajax
12 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
12 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (20.51%) MCSD
14 7 (17.95%) MySQL
14 7 (17.95%) SQL
14 7 (17.95%) OOP
14 7 (17.95%) QA
15 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
15 6 (15.38%) TDD
16 5 (12.82%) Scrum
16 5 (12.82%) Java
16 5 (12.82%) PHP
16 5 (12.82%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) MySQL
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (2.56%) DataStage
6 1 (2.56%) QualityStage
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Maven
1 2 (5.13%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) JUnit
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (7.69%) Marketing
1 3 (7.69%) German Language
2 2 (5.13%) Advertising
2 2 (5.13%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (64.10%) .NET
2 19 (48.72%) CSS
3 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 15 (38.46%) jQuery
4 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (35.90%) HTML
6 12 (30.77%) .NET Framework
7 11 (28.21%) Ajax
8 5 (12.82%) Web Services
8 5 (12.82%) XML
9 3 (7.69%) XSLT
9 3 (7.69%) Classic ASP
9 3 (7.69%) JSON
9 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
9 3 (7.69%) WCF
9 3 (7.69%) WPF
9 3 (7.69%) LINQ
9 3 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (5.13%) HTML5
10 2 (5.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) DTV
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) MVC
2 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.77%) OO
3 12 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 7 (17.95%) OOP
5 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 6 (15.38%) TDD
6 5 (12.82%) Scrum
7 4 (10.26%) Validation
7 4 (10.26%) ETL
7 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.69%) ITIL
8 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.69%) Project Management
8 3 (7.69%) Process Management
8 3 (7.69%) Time Management
8 3 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (7.69%) MVVM
8 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
8 3 (7.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) C#
2 18 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) SQL
4 5 (12.82%) Java
4 5 (12.82%) PHP
5 4 (10.26%) PHP5
5 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.69%) VB
6 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.69%) VB6
6 3 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) MCSD
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
2 4 (10.26%) HL7
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Informatica
3 3 (7.69%) Zend
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) Talend
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
Tyne and Wear
Explore Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 22 days ago