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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 34 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 37 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.24% 3.88% 4.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.39% 4.10% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 24
Average salary £37,288 £38,250 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.51% -9.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £51,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
579 658 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.64% 94.54% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 497 555 438
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +14 33 £37,144 -7.14% 11
Durham -5 3 £45,000 +36.36%
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 46 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (47.83%) HTML
4 40 (43.48%) MVC
5 36 (39.13%) CSS
6 35 (38.04%) .NET
7 31 (33.70%) C#
8 27 (29.35%) Java
9 24 (26.09%) OO
10 22 (23.91%) jQuery
11 20 (21.74%) SQL Server
12 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET
12 19 (20.65%) SQL
13 18 (19.57%) MySQL
13 18 (19.57%) AngularJS
14 17 (18.48%) HTML5
15 16 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (17.39%) PHP
15 16 (17.39%) XML
15 16 (17.39%) Scrum
16 11 (11.96%) Degree
16 11 (11.96%) Spring
16 11 (11.96%) Python
17 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
18 9 (9.78%) Hibernate
18 9 (9.78%) Windows
18 9 (9.78%) Linux
18 9 (9.78%) Oracle
18 9 (9.78%) VB.NET
18 9 (9.78%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (7.61%) IIS
1 7 (7.61%) JBoss
1 7 (7.61%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.26%) nginx
3 2 (2.17%) Drupal
3 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.09%) Apache
4 1 (1.09%) Node.js
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Magento
2 1 (1.09%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.57%) MySQL
3 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.26%) Big Data
5 3 (3.26%) Redis
6 2 (2.17%) CouchDB
6 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.17%) Riak
7 1 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.09%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.09%) OLAP
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.26%) Subversion
3 2 (2.17%) Apache Ivy
3 2 (2.17%) PHPUnit
3 2 (2.17%) Selenium
3 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.09%) NUnit
4 1 (1.09%) RSpec
General
1 9 (9.78%) Marketing
2 7 (7.61%) Finance
3 4 (4.35%) Advertising
4 3 (3.26%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) Games
5 2 (2.17%) iGaming
6 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (47.83%) HTML
2 36 (39.13%) CSS
3 35 (38.04%) .NET
4 22 (23.91%) jQuery
5 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET
6 18 (19.57%) AngularJS
7 17 (18.48%) HTML5
8 16 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (17.39%) XML
9 11 (11.96%) Spring
10 9 (9.78%) Hibernate
10 9 (9.78%) JSON
11 8 (8.70%) CSS3
11 8 (8.70%) LAMP
11 8 (8.70%) REST
11 8 (8.70%) Web Services
12 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (7.61%) JPA
13 6 (6.52%) .NET Framework
13 6 (6.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
1 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.17%) Fintech
2 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.17%) User Experience
3 1 (1.09%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.09%) NHS
3 1 (1.09%) Online Games
3 1 (1.09%) Statistics
3 1 (1.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.78%) Linux
1 9 (9.78%) Windows
2 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (43.48%) MVC
3 24 (26.09%) OO
4 16 (17.39%) Scrum
5 9 (9.78%) Mentoring
5 9 (9.78%) SDLC
6 8 (8.70%) OOP
6 8 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 8 (8.70%) Web Development
7 7 (7.61%) Project Management
8 6 (6.52%) Open Source
9 5 (5.43%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.43%) Migration
9 5 (5.43%) Time Management
9 5 (5.43%) Workflow
10 4 (4.35%) ITIL
10 4 (4.35%) PRINCE
10 4 (4.35%) Process Management
10 4 (4.35%) Software Testing
10 4 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (33.70%) C#
3 27 (29.35%) Java
4 19 (20.65%) SQL
5 16 (17.39%) PHP
6 11 (11.96%) Python
7 9 (9.78%) VB.NET
8 8 (8.70%) C++
9 6 (6.52%) C
10 5 (5.43%) Ruby
10 5 (5.43%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.17%) Perl
11 2 (2.17%) PHP 5
11 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.17%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.09%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (1.09%) Lua
12 1 (1.09%) VB
12 1 (1.09%) VB6
12 1 (1.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (11.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) HND
2 1 (1.09%) MCP
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.78%) Oracle
3 7 (7.61%) Zend
4 5 (5.43%) Blue Prism
5 2 (2.17%) Adobe
6 1 (1.09%) Cerner
6 1 (1.09%) IBM
6 1 (1.09%) McKesson
6 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
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