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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 54 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 20 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.38% 3.66% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 3.78% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 18
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £35,000 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,300
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
818 635 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.27% 96.95% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 590 538 640
Average salary £33,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.21% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 -6 19 £40,000 - 5
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 31 (64.58%) JavaScript
2 25 (52.08%) HTML
3 24 (50.00%) .NET
4 23 (47.92%) C#
5 21 (43.75%) OO
6 20 (41.67%) ASP.NET
7 18 (37.50%) MVC
8 16 (33.33%) Java
9 14 (29.17%) Spring
10 13 (27.08%) CSS
11 10 (20.83%) jQuery
11 10 (20.83%) Tomcat
11 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
12 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (16.67%) Scrum
13 8 (16.67%) XML
13 8 (16.67%) SQL
13 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 8 (16.67%) Apache Wicket
13 8 (16.67%) .NET Framework
13 8 (16.67%) Java EE
13 8 (16.67%) JSR 170
14 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (14.58%) WCF
14 7 (14.58%) Windows
15 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
15 6 (12.50%) LINQ
15 6 (12.50%) Ajax
15 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (4.17%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (2.08%) DataStage
5 1 (2.08%) QualityStage
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.17%) Maven
4 2 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (2.08%) GDB
General
1 3 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Games
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) HTML
2 24 (50.00%) .NET
3 20 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 14 (29.17%) Spring
5 13 (27.08%) CSS
6 10 (20.83%) jQuery
7 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (16.67%) Apache Wicket
8 8 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 8 (16.67%) Java EE
8 8 (16.67%) JSR 170
8 8 (16.67%) XML
9 7 (14.58%) WCF
10 6 (12.50%) Ajax
10 6 (12.50%) LINQ
11 5 (10.42%) WF
11 5 (10.42%) XSLT
12 4 (8.33%) XHTML
12 4 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.17%) CUDA
3 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.08%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (2.08%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.08%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) OO
2 18 (37.50%) MVC
3 8 (16.67%) Scrum
4 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.42%) TDD
6 4 (8.33%) Validation
6 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.33%) ETL
7 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.25%) OOP
7 3 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.17%) Investment Management
8 2 (4.17%) Web Development
8 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.08%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.08%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 31 (64.58%) JavaScript
2 23 (47.92%) C#
3 16 (33.33%) Java
4 8 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.17%) C++
6 2 (4.17%) PHP
6 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.17%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.08%) Fortran
7 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby
7 1 (2.08%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) MCSD
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 4 (8.33%) HL7
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Informatica
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (4.17%) Talend
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
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