The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank 77 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.41% 1.43% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.47% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 3
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Senior Software 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
698 546 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.45% 97.33% 98.83%
Number of salaries quoted 580 426 579
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £21,500
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 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
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 2 March 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 -22 3 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
3 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (50.00%) CUDA
3 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (50.00%) 3D Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) DTV
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (50.00%) CUDA
2 1 (25.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Image Processing
2 2 (50.00%) 3D Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
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Posted: 20 days ago