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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 39 46 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 40 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.53% 3.67% 2.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.81% 3.82% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 38 28 19
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £49,200
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
689 760 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.30% 96.20% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 581 630 565
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
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 27 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 27 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 +4 35 £42,500 +1.19% 12
Durham +1 4 £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 27 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 (59.70%) C#
1 40 (59.70%) .NET
2 38 (56.72%) JavaScript
3 35 (52.24%) HTML
4 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (47.76%) MVC
6 30 (44.78%) CSS
7 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET
8 25 (37.31%) SQL
8 25 (37.31%) SQL Server
9 22 (32.84%) jQuery
10 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (25.37%) OO
11 16 (23.88%) TDD
12 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
13 14 (20.90%) XML
13 14 (20.90%) Scrum
14 13 (19.40%) Java
14 13 (19.40%) HTML5
15 11 (16.42%) VB.NET
16 10 (14.93%) Oracle
16 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
17 9 (13.43%) Entity Framework
17 9 (13.43%) Web Development
17 9 (13.43%) Degree
18 8 (11.94%) Mentoring
18 8 (11.94%) SDLC
19 7 (10.45%) CSS3
19 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
19 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 3 (4.48%) JBoss
1 3 (4.48%) Node.js
2 2 (2.99%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.99%) Apache
2 2 (2.99%) CMS
2 2 (2.99%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.49%) nginx
3 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.49%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (8.96%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (7.46%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.46%) MySQL
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.49%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) NUnit
2 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.99%) Selenium
4 2 (2.99%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.99%) Maven
5 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.49%) Subversion
5 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.49%) Redmine
5 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.49%) FogBugz
5 1 (1.49%) Trac
5 1 (1.49%) Grunt
5 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (5.97%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Games
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.99%) Local Government
4 1 (1.49%) German Language
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (59.70%) .NET
2 35 (52.24%) HTML
3 30 (44.78%) CSS
4 27 (40.30%) ASP.NET
5 22 (32.84%) jQuery
6 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (20.90%) XML
8 13 (19.40%) HTML5
9 10 (14.93%) .NET Framework
10 9 (13.43%) Entity Framework
11 7 (10.45%) CSS3
11 7 (10.45%) Web Services
11 7 (10.45%) Ajax
12 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
13 5 (7.46%) Spring
13 5 (7.46%) WCF
13 5 (7.46%) AngularJS
14 4 (5.97%) JSON
15 3 (4.48%) Backbone.js
15 3 (4.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.46%) User Experience
3 3 (4.48%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.99%) CUDA
4 2 (2.99%) W3C
4 2 (2.99%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.49%) Social Media
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Linux
3 2 (2.99%) UNIX
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.76%) MVC
3 17 (25.37%) OO
4 16 (23.88%) TDD
5 14 (20.90%) Scrum
6 9 (13.43%) Web Development
7 8 (11.94%) SDLC
7 8 (11.94%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.96%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.46%) Unit Testing
9 5 (7.46%) MVVM
10 4 (5.97%) Coaching
10 4 (5.97%) Software Testing
10 4 (5.97%) UML
10 4 (5.97%) ETL
10 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.48%) B2B
11 3 (4.48%) Project Management
11 3 (4.48%) OOD
11 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 40 (59.70%) C#
2 38 (56.72%) JavaScript
3 25 (37.31%) SQL
4 13 (19.40%) Java
5 11 (16.42%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.97%) PHP
6 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.48%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.49%) VB
8 1 (1.49%) Delphi
8 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.49%) VB6
8 1 (1.49%) PHP5
8 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) MCP
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) Informatica
4 2 (2.99%) RedDot
4 2 (2.99%) Google
4 2 (2.99%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.49%) Zend
5 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.49%) Sybase
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