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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 60 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 18 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.16% 5.06% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 5.20% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 19
Average salary £38,750 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.32% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £46,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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
811 635 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.36% 97.39% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 599 553 625
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 22 September 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 -22 15 £40,000 - 8
Durham +4 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (55.00%) .NET
3 21 (52.50%) C#
4 18 (45.00%) OO
5 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 16 (40.00%) HTML
6 15 (37.50%) MVC
7 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (25.00%) Java
8 10 (25.00%) CSS
9 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
9 9 (22.50%) Spring
10 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (17.50%) SQL
11 7 (17.50%) XML
11 7 (17.50%) Scrum
11 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
11 7 (17.50%) jQuery
12 6 (15.00%) WCF
12 6 (15.00%) Apache Wicket
12 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (15.00%) Java EE
12 6 (15.00%) JSR 170
12 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
12 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
12 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (12.50%) Windows
13 5 (12.50%) XSLT
13 5 (12.50%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (2.50%) DataStage
5 1 (2.50%) QualityStage
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.50%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.50%) JUnit
5 1 (2.50%) GDB
General
1 3 (7.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) .NET
2 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (40.00%) HTML
3 10 (25.00%) CSS
4 9 (22.50%) Spring
5 7 (17.50%) XML
5 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
5 7 (17.50%) jQuery
6 6 (15.00%) WCF
6 6 (15.00%) Apache Wicket
6 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (15.00%) Java EE
6 6 (15.00%) JSR 170
6 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (12.50%) XSLT
7 5 (12.50%) WF
8 4 (10.00%) JSON
8 4 (10.00%) Ajax
9 3 (7.50%) LINQ
10 2 (5.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.50%) CUDA
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) OO
2 15 (37.50%) MVC
3 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.50%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) TDD
5 4 (10.00%) ETL
5 4 (10.00%) Validation
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.50%) OOP
6 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
6 3 (7.50%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.50%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.50%) OOD
8 1 (2.50%) Workflow
8 1 (2.50%) B2B
8 1 (2.50%) B2C
8 1 (2.50%) Parallel Computing
8 1 (2.50%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (52.50%) C#
3 10 (25.00%) Java
4 7 (17.50%) SQL
5 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.00%) VB
6 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.50%) Fortran
7 1 (2.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) MCSD
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) QA
2 4 (10.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Informatica
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) Talend
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
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