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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 52 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 20 30 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.95% 5.35% 5.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 5.46% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 33
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £35,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £48,000
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
626 549 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 92.33% 97.86% 98.47%
Number of salaries quoted 528 434 536
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -28 16 £46,250 +23.33% 5
Durham +7 2 £33,000 -14.83%
Teesside - 2 £30,000 -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 28 (65.12%) .NET
2 27 (62.79%) C#
3 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (55.81%) MVC
5 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
5 21 (48.84%) CSS
6 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
7 18 (41.86%) jQuery
8 17 (39.53%) HTML
9 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
9 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
10 15 (34.88%) OO
11 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
12 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
13 11 (25.58%) Ajax
14 10 (23.26%) TDD
15 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
15 9 (20.93%) SQL
15 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (18.60%) MySQL
16 8 (18.60%) MCSD
16 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (18.60%) OOP
17 7 (16.28%) QA
18 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
18 6 (13.95%) Windows
18 6 (13.95%) PHP
19 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
19 5 (11.63%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.33%) Node.js
3 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) MySQL
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Maven
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (9.30%) Marketing
2 3 (6.98%) German Language
3 2 (4.65%) Back Office
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Local Government
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (65.12%) .NET
2 21 (48.84%) CSS
3 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
4 18 (41.86%) jQuery
5 17 (39.53%) HTML
6 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
8 11 (25.58%) Ajax
9 5 (11.63%) Web Services
9 5 (11.63%) XML
9 5 (11.63%) HTML5
9 5 (11.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (9.30%) LINQ
10 4 (9.30%) JSON
11 3 (6.98%) WCF
11 3 (6.98%) WPF
11 3 (6.98%) XSLT
11 3 (6.98%) Classic ASP
11 3 (6.98%) CSS3
12 2 (4.65%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.65%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.65%) CUDA
2 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.65%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) W3C
3 1 (2.33%) DTV
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) MVC
3 15 (34.88%) OO
4 12 (27.91%) Waterfall
5 10 (23.26%) TDD
6 8 (18.60%) OOP
7 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.63%) Web Development
8 5 (11.63%) Scrum
9 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.30%) Validation
10 3 (6.98%) Project Management
10 3 (6.98%) Process Management
10 3 (6.98%) ETL
10 3 (6.98%) ITIL
10 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.98%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.98%) Test Strategy
10 3 (6.98%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) C#
2 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.93%) SQL
4 6 (13.95%) PHP
5 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.30%) PHP5
7 3 (6.98%) TypeScript
7 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.98%) Java
7 3 (6.98%) VB
7 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.98%) VB6
8 2 (4.65%) C++
9 1 (2.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) MCSD
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
2 4 (9.30%) HL7
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Informatica
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Zend
3 1 (2.33%) Talend
3 1 (2.33%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) Google
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