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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 53 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 27 21 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.62% 3.77% 5.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.84% 3.87% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 36
Average salary £37,500 £44,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.73% +4.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,000 £47,500
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
704 542 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.37% 97.31% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 585 423 583
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £21,534
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -16 23 £37,500 -15.73% 9
Teesside - 2 £30,000 -
Durham - 2 £36,500 - 1
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 27 (61.36%) MVC
2 24 (54.55%) HTML
2 24 (54.55%) CSS
2 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (52.27%) C#
3 23 (52.27%) JavaScript
3 23 (52.27%) .NET
4 20 (45.45%) jQuery
5 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET
7 14 (31.82%) OO
7 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (29.55%) .NET Framework
9 12 (27.27%) SQL
9 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 10 (22.73%) TDD
11 9 (20.45%) MySQL
11 9 (20.45%) Waterfall
12 8 (18.18%) HTML5
12 8 (18.18%) Degree
12 8 (18.18%) Ajax
13 7 (15.91%) Unit Testing
13 7 (15.91%) PHP
13 7 (15.91%) Java
13 7 (15.91%) OOP
13 7 (15.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 6 (13.64%) Oracle
14 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
14 6 (13.64%) Web Development
15 5 (11.36%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.55%) Node.js
3 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.27%) JBoss
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) MySQL
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Star Schema
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.55%) Maven
3 1 (2.27%) NUnit
3 1 (2.27%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.27%) Redmine
3 1 (2.27%) FogBugz
3 1 (2.27%) Trac
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
1 3 (6.82%) Marketing
1 3 (6.82%) German Language
2 2 (4.55%) Advertising
2 2 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.27%) Front Office
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Local Government
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (54.55%) HTML
1 24 (54.55%) CSS
2 23 (52.27%) .NET
3 20 (45.45%) jQuery
4 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET
5 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (29.55%) .NET Framework
7 8 (18.18%) Ajax
7 8 (18.18%) HTML5
8 7 (15.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (11.36%) CSS3
9 5 (11.36%) JSON
9 5 (11.36%) Web Services
10 4 (9.09%) XML
10 4 (9.09%) Hibernate
10 4 (9.09%) LINQ
11 3 (6.82%) WCF
11 3 (6.82%) WPF
11 3 (6.82%) Classic ASP
12 2 (4.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.82%) User Experience
4 2 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.55%) CUDA
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.27%) W3C
5 1 (2.27%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) MVC
2 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.82%) OO
4 10 (22.73%) TDD
5 9 (20.45%) Waterfall
6 7 (15.91%) Unit Testing
6 7 (15.91%) OOP
7 6 (13.64%) Web Development
8 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.09%) Project Management
9 3 (6.82%) Process Management
9 3 (6.82%) ITIL
9 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (6.82%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.82%) Time Management
9 3 (6.82%) ETL
9 3 (6.82%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (52.27%) C#
1 23 (52.27%) JavaScript
2 12 (27.27%) SQL
3 7 (15.91%) PHP
3 7 (15.91%) Java
4 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.09%) PHP5
6 3 (6.82%) TypeScript
6 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.82%) VB
6 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.82%) VB6
7 2 (4.55%) C++
8 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) MCSD
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.55%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) PMBOK
2 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) Zend
4 3 (6.82%) Informatica
5 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.27%) Google
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
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