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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 25 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 66 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.94% 6.24% 4.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.26% 6.49% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 63 47 33
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -3.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
713 740 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.61% 96.23% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 624 624 626
Median salary £36,000 £36,331 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,250
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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +12 53 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Durham +3 13 £24,000 -38.06% 1
Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 65 (73.86%) .NET
2 52 (59.09%) C#
3 51 (57.95%) MVC
4 50 (56.82%) SQL Server
4 50 (56.82%) ASP.NET
5 42 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (46.59%) SQL
7 39 (44.32%) JavaScript
8 38 (43.18%) Microsoft
9 37 (42.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (39.77%) .NET Framework
11 33 (37.50%) HTML
11 33 (37.50%) Web Services
12 32 (36.36%) Degree
13 31 (35.23%) CSS
14 30 (34.09%) Scrum
15 28 (31.82%) Finance
16 27 (30.68%) MS Excel
17 24 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
18 23 (26.14%) T-SQL
18 23 (26.14%) SDLC
19 21 (23.86%) HTML5
19 21 (23.86%) XML
20 20 (22.73%) Ajax
21 19 (21.59%) LINQ
21 19 (21.59%) OO
22 18 (20.45%) Windows
22 18 (20.45%) Entity Framework
22 18 (20.45%) Windows Server
23 17 (19.32%) Technical 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 13 (14.77%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (2.27%) Node.js
4 1 (1.14%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 27 (30.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (56.82%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (14.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (14.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (14.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (14.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.68%) DB2
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.82%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.14%) MSTest
4 1 (1.14%) NUnit
General
1 28 (31.82%) Finance
2 17 (19.32%) Banking
3 13 (14.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.27%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Law
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (73.86%) .NET
2 50 (56.82%) ASP.NET
3 37 (42.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (39.77%) .NET Framework
5 33 (37.50%) HTML
5 33 (37.50%) Web Services
6 31 (35.23%) CSS
7 21 (23.86%) HTML5
7 21 (23.86%) XML
8 20 (22.73%) Ajax
9 19 (21.59%) LINQ
10 18 (20.45%) Entity Framework
11 17 (19.32%) WinForms
12 13 (14.77%) jQuery
13 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (12.50%) WPF
14 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (10.23%) CSS3
15 9 (10.23%) WCF
16 7 (7.95%) CSLA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.14%) NHS
2 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.45%) Windows
1 18 (20.45%) Windows Server
2 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (57.95%) MVC
2 42 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (34.09%) Scrum
4 23 (26.14%) SDLC
5 19 (21.59%) OO
6 17 (19.32%) Technical Analysis
6 17 (19.32%) Test Scripting
7 14 (15.91%) ITIL
7 14 (15.91%) Project Management
7 14 (15.91%) Systems Analysis
8 13 (14.77%) Automated Testing
8 13 (14.77%) Business Analysis
8 13 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (14.77%) CRM
9 12 (13.64%) Mobile Development
10 11 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
11 9 (10.23%) Mentoring
12 8 (9.09%) Software Engineering
13 7 (7.95%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 52 (59.09%) C#
2 41 (46.59%) SQL
3 39 (44.32%) JavaScript
4 23 (26.14%) T-SQL
5 12 (13.64%) VB.NET
6 7 (7.95%) Java
7 5 (5.68%) Progress 4GL
7 5 (5.68%) RPG
7 5 (5.68%) RPG III
7 5 (5.68%) RPG IV
8 2 (2.27%) Python
8 2 (2.27%) Scala
8 2 (2.27%) VB
9 1 (1.14%) C++
9 1 (1.14%) Clojure
9 1 (1.14%) Erlang
9 1 (1.14%) Haskell
9 1 (1.14%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 38 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.68%) IBM
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle
3 1 (1.14%) Apple
3 1 (1.14%) iManage
3 1 (1.14%) Sage
3 1 (1.14%) Xamarin
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