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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 25 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 66 46 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.28% 6.36% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.69% 6.60% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 60 44 33
Median salary £34,875 £35,000 £36,366
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.35% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £45,500 £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
681 697 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.78% 96.40% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 605 588 641
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £33,695
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £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 28 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 28 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 +6 57 £35,000 +0.71% 10
Durham +5 9 £24,000 -38.46% 1
Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 74 (74.00%) .NET
2 60 (60.00%) C#
3 56 (56.00%) SQL Server
3 56 (56.00%) MVC
4 53 (53.00%) ASP.NET
5 48 (48.00%) SQL
5 48 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (46.00%) Microsoft
7 43 (43.00%) JavaScript
8 40 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 40 (40.00%) .NET Framework
9 38 (38.00%) Web Services
10 37 (37.00%) HTML
11 35 (35.00%) Scrum
11 35 (35.00%) Degree
12 34 (34.00%) CSS
13 33 (33.00%) MS Excel
14 32 (32.00%) Finance
15 28 (28.00%) XML
16 27 (27.00%) SDLC
16 27 (27.00%) T-SQL
17 26 (26.00%) Team Foundation Server
18 22 (22.00%) LINQ
18 22 (22.00%) Windows
18 22 (22.00%) OO
18 22 (22.00%) Windows Server
18 22 (22.00%) HTML5
19 19 (19.00%) Software Engineering
20 18 (18.00%) jQuery
21 17 (17.00%) SQL Server 2008

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 16 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (15.00%) IIS
3 2 (2.00%) Node.js
4 1 (1.00%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 33 (33.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 16 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.00%) DB2
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (26.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (13.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (9.00%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.00%) MSTest
4 1 (1.00%) NUnit
General
1 32 (32.00%) Finance
2 17 (17.00%) Banking
3 16 (16.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.00%) Advertising
5 1 (1.00%) Law
5 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (74.00%) .NET
2 53 (53.00%) ASP.NET
3 40 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 40 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (38.00%) Web Services
5 37 (37.00%) HTML
6 34 (34.00%) CSS
7 28 (28.00%) XML
8 22 (22.00%) HTML5
8 22 (22.00%) LINQ
9 18 (18.00%) jQuery
10 17 (17.00%) Ajax
10 17 (17.00%) Entity Framework
11 15 (15.00%) WinForms
12 13 (13.00%) WCF
13 12 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (12.00%) CSS3
14 11 (11.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 10 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
16 9 (9.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.00%) NHS
2 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.00%) Windows
1 22 (22.00%) Windows Server
2 16 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.00%) MVC
2 48 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (35.00%) Scrum
4 27 (27.00%) SDLC
5 22 (22.00%) OO
6 19 (19.00%) Software Engineering
7 17 (17.00%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (17.00%) ITIL
7 17 (17.00%) Project Management
7 17 (17.00%) Technical Analysis
7 17 (17.00%) Test Scripting
8 16 (16.00%) Automated Testing
8 16 (16.00%) Business Analysis
8 16 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (16.00%) CRM
8 16 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (10.00%) TDD
9 10 (10.00%) Web Development
10 9 (9.00%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (9.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (60.00%) C#
2 48 (48.00%) SQL
3 43 (43.00%) JavaScript
4 27 (27.00%) T-SQL
5 11 (11.00%) VB.NET
6 10 (10.00%) Java
7 6 (6.00%) Progress 4GL
7 6 (6.00%) RPG
7 6 (6.00%) RPG III
7 6 (6.00%) RPG IV
8 2 (2.00%) Python
8 2 (2.00%) Scala
8 2 (2.00%) VB
9 1 (1.00%) C++
9 1 (1.00%) Clojure
9 1 (1.00%) Erlang
9 1 (1.00%) Haskell
9 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (35.00%) Degree
2 5 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 46 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.00%) IBM
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (1.00%) Apple
4 1 (1.00%) iManage
4 1 (1.00%) Sage
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