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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 40 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 40 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.41% 4.67% 4.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.59% 4.86% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 33
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -10.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,675 £33,450 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,650 £55,000 £47,000
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
716 761 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.76% 96.09% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 625 643 606
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +3 36 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Teesside +4 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Durham -4 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Northumberland - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 39 (52.00%) MVC
2 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (46.67%) .NET
4 31 (41.33%) JavaScript
5 25 (33.33%) C#
5 25 (33.33%) HTML
6 24 (32.00%) CSS
7 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
7 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
8 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET
9 19 (25.33%) PHP
10 18 (24.00%) SQL
10 18 (24.00%) SDLC
11 15 (20.00%) jQuery
11 15 (20.00%) MySQL
12 13 (17.33%) Marketing
12 13 (17.33%) XML
12 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
13 12 (16.00%) Java
13 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
13 12 (16.00%) Python
14 11 (14.67%) Windows
14 11 (14.67%) Web Services
15 10 (13.33%) OO
15 10 (13.33%) Scrum
15 10 (13.33%) AngularJS
16 9 (12.00%) HTML5
16 9 (12.00%) WCF
16 9 (12.00%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (9.33%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.00%) IIS
3 4 (5.33%) nginx
4 3 (4.00%) Drupal
5 2 (2.67%) Node.js
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.33%) Apache
6 1 (1.33%) CMS
6 1 (1.33%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.33%) JBoss
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Magento
2 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.00%) MySQL
3 6 (8.00%) Big Data
4 5 (6.67%) DB2
4 5 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.33%) Redis
6 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.67%) Grunt
2 2 (2.67%) PHPUnit
2 2 (2.67%) Selenium
2 2 (2.67%) Subversion
General
1 13 (17.33%) Marketing
2 9 (12.00%) Finance
3 5 (6.67%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.67%) .NET
2 25 (33.33%) HTML
3 24 (32.00%) CSS
4 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (20.00%) jQuery
6 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (17.33%) XML
7 11 (14.67%) Web Services
8 10 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 9 (12.00%) HTML5
9 9 (12.00%) JSON
9 9 (12.00%) Spring
9 9 (12.00%) WCF
10 7 (9.33%) Hibernate
10 7 (9.33%) JPA
11 6 (8.00%) LAMP
12 5 (6.67%) .NET Framework
12 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (6.67%) CSS3
13 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (2.67%) Fintech
2 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Windows
2 7 (9.33%) Linux
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.00%) MVC
2 36 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.00%) SDLC
4 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
5 10 (13.33%) OO
5 10 (13.33%) Scrum
6 9 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
6 9 (12.00%) Web Development
7 7 (9.33%) Open Source
7 7 (9.33%) Project Management
8 6 (8.00%) Business Analysis
8 6 (8.00%) ITIL
8 6 (8.00%) OOP
8 6 (8.00%) Process Management
8 6 (8.00%) Waterfall
8 6 (8.00%) Workflow
9 5 (6.67%) Migration
9 5 (6.67%) SOA
9 5 (6.67%) TDD
9 5 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.33%) JavaScript
2 25 (33.33%) C#
3 19 (25.33%) PHP
4 18 (24.00%) SQL
5 12 (16.00%) Java
5 12 (16.00%) Python
6 9 (12.00%) C
7 7 (9.33%) Ruby
8 5 (6.67%) Perl
8 5 (6.67%) Progress 4GL
8 5 (6.67%) RPG
8 5 (6.67%) RPG III
8 5 (6.67%) RPG IV
9 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
10 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.67%) ANSI SQL
11 2 (2.67%) C++
11 2 (2.67%) PHP 5
11 2 (2.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (29.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) Oracle
3 6 (8.00%) Blue Prism
3 6 (8.00%) Zend
4 5 (6.67%) IBM
5 3 (4.00%) Adobe
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