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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 46 40 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 38 37 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.88% 4.85% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.10% 4.99% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 36 36 14
Average salary £41,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
745 741 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.64% 97.12% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 630 625 575
Average salary £35,000 £35,232 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.65% +6.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
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
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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -10 35 £41,000 -3.52% 11
Durham +6 2 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Teesside - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 40 (65.57%) C#
1 40 (65.57%) .NET
2 35 (57.38%) JavaScript
3 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (52.46%) MVC
5 29 (47.54%) HTML
5 29 (47.54%) ASP.NET
6 28 (45.90%) CSS
7 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
8 24 (39.34%) jQuery
9 22 (36.07%) SQL
10 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
11 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (26.23%) TDD
13 15 (24.59%) .NET Framework
14 14 (22.95%) OO
15 12 (19.67%) Ajax
16 11 (18.03%) XML
16 11 (18.03%) HTML5
17 10 (16.39%) Entity Framework
18 9 (14.75%) Java
18 9 (14.75%) VB.NET
19 8 (13.11%) Oracle
19 8 (13.11%) Scrum
19 8 (13.11%) Web Development
19 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
20 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
20 7 (11.48%) Web Services
21 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
21 6 (9.84%) Crystal Reports

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.92%) Node.js
3 2 (3.28%) CMS
3 2 (3.28%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.28%) JBoss
3 2 (3.28%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.64%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.84%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (8.20%) MySQL
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.64%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) NUnit
3 2 (3.28%) Maven
3 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.28%) Selenium
4 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.64%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.64%) Trac
4 1 (1.64%) Grunt
4 1 (1.64%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.64%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.64%) Redmine
General
1 3 (4.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Local Government
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
2 2 (3.28%) German Language
2 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (65.57%) .NET
2 29 (47.54%) ASP.NET
2 29 (47.54%) HTML
3 28 (45.90%) CSS
4 24 (39.34%) jQuery
5 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (24.59%) .NET Framework
7 12 (19.67%) Ajax
8 11 (18.03%) XML
8 11 (18.03%) HTML5
9 10 (16.39%) Entity Framework
10 7 (11.48%) Web Services
11 6 (9.84%) WCF
11 6 (9.84%) CSS3
12 5 (8.20%) JSON
12 5 (8.20%) Hibernate
13 4 (6.56%) LINQ
13 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
14 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (4.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) User Experience
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.28%) CUDA
4 2 (3.28%) W3C
4 2 (3.28%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (52.46%) MVC
3 16 (26.23%) TDD
4 14 (22.95%) OO
5 8 (13.11%) Web Development
5 8 (13.11%) Scrum
6 6 (9.84%) MVVM
6 6 (9.84%) Waterfall
6 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.20%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.56%) Software Testing
8 4 (6.56%) ETL
8 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.56%) Project Management
9 3 (4.92%) B2B
9 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.92%) UML
9 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.28%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (65.57%) C#
2 35 (57.38%) JavaScript
3 22 (36.07%) SQL
4 9 (14.75%) Java
4 9 (14.75%) VB.NET
5 4 (6.56%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.92%) PHP
6 3 (4.92%) C++
7 2 (3.28%) VB
7 2 (3.28%) VB6
7 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.64%) PHP5
8 1 (1.64%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.56%) MCSD
4 1 (1.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) Informatica
4 2 (3.28%) RedDot
4 2 (3.28%) Google
4 2 (3.28%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.64%) Zend
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
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