The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 36 42 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 36 42 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.08% 5.85% 7.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.30% 6.03% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 35 39 60
Median salary £38,500 £34,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £28,750 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
679 696 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.77% 96.94% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 546 614 638
Median salary £37,281 £36,018 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.50% +2.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Software Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in the North East

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the North East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in the North East

Software Developer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +1 30 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Durham +8 6 £35,750 -15.88% 1
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 58 (80.56%) C#
2 54 (75.00%) .NET
3 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (56.94%) SQL Server
5 34 (47.22%) Microsoft
6 32 (44.44%) MVC
7 31 (43.06%) SQL
8 30 (41.67%) JavaScript
8 30 (41.67%) ASP.NET
9 29 (40.28%) Scrum
10 23 (31.94%) Web Services
11 21 (29.17%) HTML
12 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (26.39%) CSS
13 18 (25.00%) OO
14 17 (23.61%) .NET Framework
14 17 (23.61%) WCF
15 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
15 16 (22.22%) C++
15 16 (22.22%) T-SQL
16 15 (20.83%) Java
17 14 (19.44%) XML
18 13 (18.06%) jQuery
19 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
19 12 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
19 12 (16.67%) VB.NET
20 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
20 11 (15.28%) Subversion
20 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
21 10 (13.89%) Finance

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.89%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.56%) IIS
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Magento
2 1 (1.39%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) Intranet
2 2 (2.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (56.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.78%) MySQL
6 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.39%) DB2
7 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 12 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (15.28%) Subversion
3 3 (4.17%) CruiseControl
3 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.39%) Bower
5 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.39%) Gradle
5 1 (1.39%) Grunt
5 1 (1.39%) gulp
5 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (13.89%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Games
3 3 (4.17%) Advertising
3 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Automotive
4 2 (2.78%) Electronics
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (75.00%) .NET
2 30 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 23 (31.94%) Web Services
4 21 (29.17%) HTML
5 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (26.39%) CSS
6 17 (23.61%) .NET Framework
6 17 (23.61%) WCF
7 14 (19.44%) XML
8 13 (18.06%) jQuery
9 8 (11.11%) Classic ASP
10 7 (9.72%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (8.33%) CSS3
11 6 (8.33%) HTML5
12 5 (6.94%) AngularJS
12 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (6.94%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (6.94%) LINQ
12 5 (6.94%) WPF
13 4 (5.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.78%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (2.78%) HTC Vive
3 2 (2.78%) Oculus Rift
3 2 (2.78%) Telematics
3 2 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Linux
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (44.44%) MVC
3 29 (40.28%) Scrum
4 18 (25.00%) OO
5 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 9 (12.50%) Migration
6 9 (12.50%) SDLC
6 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 8 (11.11%) TDD
8 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.33%) CRM
9 6 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (8.33%) Web Development
10 5 (6.94%) Coaching
10 5 (6.94%) OOP
10 5 (6.94%) SOA
11 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.56%) Multithreading
12 3 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (80.56%) C#
2 31 (43.06%) SQL
3 30 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 16 (22.22%) C++
4 16 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 15 (20.83%) Java
6 12 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.17%) PHP
7 3 (4.17%) Python
7 3 (4.17%) Ruby
8 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.78%) Clojure
8 2 (2.78%) Groovy
8 2 (2.78%) HLSL
8 2 (2.78%) Scala
9 1 (1.39%) C
9 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.39%) RPG
9 1 (1.39%) RPG III
9 1 (1.39%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.78%) Puppet
1 2 (2.78%) Salt
2 1 (1.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 34 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (2.78%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.39%) Apple
4 1 (1.39%) IBM
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