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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 47 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 33 75 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.65% 9.79% 10.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 10.14% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 32 69 61
Median salary £37,900 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,775 £24,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
674 740 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.06% 96.61% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 589 630 605
Median salary £37,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -11 30 £40,000 - 9
Durham -13 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 76 (79.17%) .NET
2 70 (72.92%) C#
3 58 (60.42%) SQL Server
4 53 (55.21%) Microsoft
5 50 (52.08%) MVC
6 49 (51.04%) ASP.NET
6 49 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (48.96%) SQL
8 38 (39.58%) JavaScript
9 36 (37.50%) Scrum
10 32 (33.33%) Web Services
11 31 (32.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 30 (31.25%) MS Excel
13 29 (30.21%) XML
13 29 (30.21%) Software Engineering
13 29 (30.21%) .NET Framework
14 28 (29.17%) HTML
15 25 (26.04%) CSS
16 24 (25.00%) Finance
17 22 (22.92%) OO
17 22 (22.92%) T-SQL
17 22 (22.92%) jQuery
17 22 (22.92%) WCF
18 19 (19.79%) SDLC
19 17 (17.71%) SQL Server 2008
19 17 (17.71%) Team Foundation Server
19 17 (17.71%) LINQ
19 17 (17.71%) Degree
20 16 (16.67%) Windows
21 15 (15.63%) Java

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 15 (15.63%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 30 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) Intranet
2 2 (2.08%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (60.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (10.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.17%) DB2
7 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.04%) MySQL
9 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (17.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 8 (8.33%) CruiseControl
3 8 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.29%) Subversion
5 2 (2.08%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.04%) Bower
6 1 (1.04%) Grunt
6 1 (1.04%) gulp
6 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.04%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (25.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.42%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.25%) Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Games
5 1 (1.04%) Advertising
5 1 (1.04%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (79.17%) .NET
2 49 (51.04%) ASP.NET
3 32 (33.33%) Web Services
4 31 (32.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (30.21%) .NET Framework
5 29 (30.21%) XML
6 28 (29.17%) HTML
7 25 (26.04%) CSS
8 22 (22.92%) jQuery
8 22 (22.92%) WCF
9 17 (17.71%) LINQ
10 10 (10.42%) CSS3
10 10 (10.42%) HTML5
10 10 (10.42%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (8.33%) JSON
13 7 (7.29%) Classic ASP
14 6 (6.25%) Entity Framework
15 5 (5.21%) Windows Identity Foundation
16 4 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.08%) Telematics
2 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.67%) Windows
2 14 (14.58%) Windows Server
3 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.17%) Linux
5 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.08%) MVC
2 49 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (37.50%) Scrum
4 29 (30.21%) Software Engineering
5 22 (22.92%) OO
6 19 (19.79%) SDLC
7 14 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (13.54%) Systems Analysis
9 12 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (12.50%) CRM
9 12 (12.50%) TDD
10 11 (11.46%) Migration
10 11 (11.46%) Web Development
11 10 (10.42%) Automated Testing
11 10 (10.42%) Business Analysis
11 10 (10.42%) ITIL
11 10 (10.42%) Project Management
11 10 (10.42%) Unit Testing
12 9 (9.38%) SOA
13 8 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 70 (72.92%) C#
2 47 (48.96%) SQL
3 38 (39.58%) JavaScript
4 22 (22.92%) T-SQL
5 15 (15.63%) Java
6 11 (11.46%) VB.NET
7 9 (9.38%) C++
8 4 (4.17%) Progress 4GL
8 4 (4.17%) RPG
8 4 (4.17%) RPG III
8 4 (4.17%) RPG IV
9 3 (3.13%) VBScript
10 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.08%) Clojure
10 2 (2.08%) Groovy
10 2 (2.08%) Python
10 2 (2.08%) Scala
11 1 (1.04%) Erlang
11 1 (1.04%) Haskell
11 1 (1.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (17.71%) Degree
2 5 (5.21%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.08%) Puppet
1 2 (2.08%) Salt
2 1 (1.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 53 (55.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.17%) IBM
2 4 (4.17%) Rally
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (1.04%) Apple
4 1 (1.04%) iManage
4 1 (1.04%) Sage
4 1 (1.04%) Twitter
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