The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 66 72 75
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.48% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £38,250
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 - £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 - £38,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
792 635 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.77% 94.92% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 582 545 672
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Senior Software Developer
England

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the North East region.

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in the North East

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Senior Software Developer Salary Histogram in the North East

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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 4 £40,000 - 1
Senior Software Developer
England

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) WF
5 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (22.22%) OOP
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (22.22%) OpenGL
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) GDB
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) WF
5 2 (22.22%) OpenGL
5 2 (22.22%) WinForms
5 2 (22.22%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) POSIX
6 1 (11.11%) Java EE
6 1 (11.11%) WPF
6 1 (11.11%) OpenMP
6 1 (11.11%) Spring
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) J2EE
6 1 (11.11%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CUDA
2 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
1 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) OOP
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) Image Processing
4 1 (11.11%) Parallel Computing
4 1 (11.11%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (11.11%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Fortran
4 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
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