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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 28 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 63 58 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.95% 7.38% 4.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.40% 7.70% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 54 54 34
Median salary £34,875 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £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
750 753 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.70% 95.80% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 680 649 660
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +3 57 £35,000 -12.50% 13
Durham +9 6 £24,000 -38.46%
Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 86 (76.79%) .NET
2 72 (64.29%) C#
3 66 (58.93%) MVC
4 64 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 61 (54.46%) ASP.NET
6 59 (52.68%) Microsoft
7 54 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (45.54%) SQL
9 47 (41.96%) JavaScript
10 42 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (37.50%) Scrum
11 40 (35.71%) HTML
11 40 (35.71%) MS Excel
11 40 (35.71%) .NET Framework
12 38 (33.93%) Web Services
13 36 (32.14%) CSS
14 35 (31.25%) Degree
15 34 (30.36%) Finance
16 32 (28.57%) XML
17 31 (27.68%) SDLC
18 26 (23.21%) T-SQL
19 25 (22.32%) OO
19 25 (22.32%) Team Foundation Server
20 23 (20.54%) jQuery
21 22 (19.64%) LINQ
21 22 (19.64%) Software Engineering
21 22 (19.64%) Windows
21 22 (19.64%) Windows Server
22 20 (17.86%) HTML5
23 19 (16.96%) Systems Analysis

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 17 (15.18%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (13.39%) IIS
3 1 (0.89%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 40 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (15.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.36%) DB2
6 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (22.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (13.39%) Visual Studio
3 9 (8.04%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.89%) MSTest
5 1 (0.89%) NUnit
General
1 34 (30.36%) Finance
2 18 (16.07%) Banking
3 16 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.89%) Law
5 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (76.79%) .NET
2 61 (54.46%) ASP.NET
3 42 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 40 (35.71%) HTML
5 38 (33.93%) Web Services
6 36 (32.14%) CSS
7 32 (28.57%) XML
8 23 (20.54%) jQuery
9 22 (19.64%) LINQ
10 20 (17.86%) HTML5
11 18 (16.07%) WCF
12 16 (14.29%) Entity Framework
13 14 (12.50%) CSS3
14 13 (11.61%) Ajax
15 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 11 (9.82%) WinForms
17 10 (8.93%) KnockoutJS
18 9 (8.04%) ASP.NET Web API
19 8 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
1 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
1 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
1 1 (0.89%) NHS
1 1 (0.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.64%) Windows
1 22 (19.64%) Windows Server
2 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (58.93%) MVC
2 54 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (37.50%) Scrum
4 31 (27.68%) SDLC
5 25 (22.32%) OO
6 22 (19.64%) Software Engineering
7 19 (16.96%) Systems Analysis
8 18 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (15.18%) ITIL
9 17 (15.18%) Project Management
9 17 (15.18%) Technical Analysis
9 17 (15.18%) Test Scripting
10 16 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 16 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 16 (14.29%) CRM
11 12 (10.71%) Web Development
12 11 (9.82%) TDD
13 10 (8.93%) Coaching
14 9 (8.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (64.29%) C#
2 51 (45.54%) SQL
3 47 (41.96%) JavaScript
4 26 (23.21%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.93%) Java
6 9 (8.04%) VB.NET
7 6 (5.36%) Progress 4GL
7 6 (5.36%) RPG
7 6 (5.36%) RPG III
7 6 (5.36%) RPG IV
8 3 (2.68%) VBScript
9 2 (1.79%) Scala
9 2 (1.79%) VB
10 1 (0.89%) C++
10 1 (0.89%) Clojure
10 1 (0.89%) Erlang
10 1 (0.89%) Haskell
10 1 (0.89%) Python
10 1 (0.89%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (31.25%) Degree
2 5 (4.46%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 59 (52.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.36%) IBM
3 5 (4.46%) Oracle
4 1 (0.89%) Apple
4 1 (0.89%) iManage
4 1 (0.89%) Sage
4 1 (0.89%) Twitter
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