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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 40 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 48 58 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.02% 7.24% 6.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.42% 7.46% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 41 52 42
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
748 777 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 93.73% 97.00% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 666 653 596
Median salary £37,906 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.23% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -6 47 £35,000 -12.50% 14
Durham +4 1 £50,000 +36.98%
Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 90 (78.26%) .NET
2 75 (65.22%) C#
3 67 (58.26%) SQL Server
3 67 (58.26%) MVC
4 64 (55.65%) Microsoft
5 62 (53.91%) ASP.NET
6 59 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (43.48%) SQL
8 46 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 46 (40.00%) Scrum
9 44 (38.26%) MS Excel
10 41 (35.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 38 (33.04%) HTML
12 37 (32.17%) .NET Framework
13 36 (31.30%) Web Services
14 35 (30.43%) XML
14 35 (30.43%) CSS
15 34 (29.57%) Finance
16 32 (27.83%) Degree
17 30 (26.09%) SDLC
18 28 (24.35%) OO
19 24 (20.87%) Windows
19 24 (20.87%) Software Engineering
19 24 (20.87%) Windows Server
19 24 (20.87%) Team Foundation Server
20 23 (20.00%) jQuery
20 23 (20.00%) T-SQL
21 22 (19.13%) Systems Analysis
22 21 (18.26%) WCF
22 21 (18.26%) LINQ

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 18 (15.65%) BizTalk Server
2 17 (14.78%) IIS
3 1 (0.87%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 44 (38.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (14.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (58.26%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (16.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (14.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (14.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (14.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (6.09%) DB2
6 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.87%) MySQL
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (20.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 10 (8.70%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.87%) Bower
5 1 (0.87%) Grunt
5 1 (0.87%) gulp
5 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.87%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.87%) MSTest
5 1 (0.87%) NUnit
General
1 34 (29.57%) Finance
2 17 (14.78%) Telecoms
3 16 (13.91%) Banking
4 2 (1.74%) Advertising
5 1 (0.87%) Law
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (78.26%) .NET
2 62 (53.91%) ASP.NET
3 41 (35.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (33.04%) HTML
5 37 (32.17%) .NET Framework
6 36 (31.30%) Web Services
7 35 (30.43%) CSS
7 35 (30.43%) XML
8 23 (20.00%) jQuery
9 21 (18.26%) LINQ
9 21 (18.26%) WCF
10 16 (13.91%) HTML5
11 14 (12.17%) CSS3
12 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (10.43%) Entity Framework
13 12 (10.43%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (7.83%) Ajax
14 9 (7.83%) JSON
15 8 (6.96%) Windows Identity Foundation
15 8 (6.96%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (0.87%) Algorithms
1 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
1 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
1 1 (0.87%) NHS
1 1 (0.87%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.87%) Windows
1 24 (20.87%) Windows Server
2 17 (14.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (14.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (58.26%) MVC
2 59 (51.30%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (40.00%) Scrum
4 30 (26.09%) SDLC
5 28 (24.35%) OO
6 24 (20.87%) Software Engineering
7 22 (19.13%) Systems Analysis
8 19 (16.52%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (16.52%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (15.65%) ITIL
9 18 (15.65%) Project Management
10 17 (14.78%) Automated Testing
10 17 (14.78%) Business Analysis
10 17 (14.78%) CRM
11 15 (13.04%) Technical Analysis
11 15 (13.04%) Test Scripting
12 13 (11.30%) TDD
13 12 (10.43%) Coaching
13 12 (10.43%) SOA
14 11 (9.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (65.22%) C#
2 50 (43.48%) SQL
3 46 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 23 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (7.83%) Java
6 7 (6.09%) Progress 4GL
6 7 (6.09%) RPG
6 7 (6.09%) RPG III
6 7 (6.09%) RPG IV
6 7 (6.09%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.61%) VBScript
8 2 (1.74%) VB
9 1 (0.87%) C++
9 1 (0.87%) Erlang
9 1 (0.87%) Haskell
9 1 (0.87%) PHP
9 1 (0.87%) Python
9 1 (0.87%) Scala
9 1 (0.87%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (27.83%) Degree
2 5 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Ansible
Vendors
1 64 (55.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.09%) IBM
3 5 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (0.87%) Apple
4 1 (0.87%) iManage
4 1 (0.87%) Sage
4 1 (0.87%) Twitter
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Salary: to £32,000 + benefits + bonus
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Salary: Competitive
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