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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 31 56 43
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 57 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.39% 2.65% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.74% 2.74% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 54 22 24
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,725 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £45,000
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
736 802 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.46% 96.51% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 639 629 528
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £47,500
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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 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 +20 52 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Durham - 5 £50,000 - 1
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 54 (60.67%) JavaScript
2 49 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (53.93%) C#
3 48 (53.93%) HTML
3 48 (53.93%) .NET
4 47 (52.81%) CSS
5 43 (48.31%) MVC
6 32 (35.96%) ASP.NET
6 32 (35.96%) SQL
7 28 (31.46%) SQL Server
7 28 (31.46%) jQuery
8 25 (28.09%) Scrum
8 25 (28.09%) Java
9 24 (26.97%) XML
10 22 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (23.60%) Oracle
12 19 (21.35%) OO
13 17 (19.10%) Microsoft
14 16 (17.98%) Degree
15 15 (16.85%) HTML5
15 15 (16.85%) VB.NET
16 14 (15.73%) Mentoring
16 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
17 13 (14.61%) TDD
18 10 (11.24%) Web Services
18 10 (11.24%) Ajax
18 10 (11.24%) .NET Framework
19 9 (10.11%) Web Development
19 9 (10.11%) WCF
19 9 (10.11%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 6 (6.74%) CMS
2 4 (4.49%) JBoss
2 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.37%) Apache
3 3 (3.37%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (3.37%) Node.js
4 2 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.25%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.12%) nginx
5 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (31.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle Database
2 9 (10.11%) Relational Database
3 7 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.74%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (5.62%) MySQL
5 5 (5.62%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (5.62%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (5.62%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (4.49%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.25%) Big Data
7 2 (2.25%) DB2
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.12%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (10.11%) NUnit
2 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.37%) SpecFlow
3 3 (3.37%) Selenium
3 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.12%) FogBugz
5 1 (1.12%) Trac
5 1 (1.12%) Grunt
5 1 (1.12%) gulp
5 1 (1.12%) Gradle
5 1 (1.12%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.12%) Redmine
5 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.12%) Subversion
5 1 (1.12%) Maven
5 1 (1.12%) ReSharper
General
1 8 (8.99%) Finance
1 8 (8.99%) Games
2 4 (4.49%) Marketing
3 2 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.25%) Local Government
4 1 (1.12%) Banking
4 1 (1.12%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (53.93%) HTML
1 48 (53.93%) .NET
2 47 (52.81%) CSS
3 32 (35.96%) ASP.NET
4 28 (31.46%) jQuery
5 24 (26.97%) XML
6 22 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (16.85%) HTML5
8 10 (11.24%) .NET Framework
8 10 (11.24%) Web Services
8 10 (11.24%) Ajax
9 9 (10.11%) Spring
9 9 (10.11%) WCF
9 9 (10.11%) Entity Framework
10 8 (8.99%) CSS3
10 8 (8.99%) JSON
10 8 (8.99%) AngularJS
10 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (7.87%) WinForms
11 7 (7.87%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.74%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (6.74%) User Experience
3 3 (3.37%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.25%) CUDA
4 2 (2.25%) Social Media
4 2 (2.25%) W3C
4 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.99%) Windows
2 7 (7.87%) Linux
3 3 (3.37%) UNIX
4 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (48.31%) MVC
3 25 (28.09%) Scrum
4 19 (21.35%) OO
5 14 (15.73%) Mentoring
6 13 (14.61%) TDD
7 9 (10.11%) Web Development
7 9 (10.11%) SDLC
8 8 (8.99%) Coaching
9 7 (7.87%) Data Modelling
9 7 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.62%) UML
10 5 (5.62%) ETL
10 5 (5.62%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.49%) Software Testing
11 4 (4.49%) Incident Management
11 4 (4.49%) MVVM
11 4 (4.49%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.49%) B2B
11 4 (4.49%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (60.67%) JavaScript
2 48 (53.93%) C#
3 32 (35.96%) SQL
4 25 (28.09%) Java
5 15 (16.85%) VB.NET
6 7 (7.87%) PHP
7 5 (5.62%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.62%) C++
8 2 (2.25%) C
8 2 (2.25%) Perl
8 2 (2.25%) Python
8 2 (2.25%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.25%) Ruby
8 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.25%) Scala
9 1 (1.12%) PHP5
9 1 (1.12%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 16 (17.98%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) MCP
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (23.60%) Oracle
2 17 (19.10%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.74%) Sybase
4 5 (5.62%) Informatica
5 3 (3.37%) RedDot
5 3 (3.37%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.25%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.25%) Google
6 2 (2.25%) Zend
7 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
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