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 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 41 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 44 53 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.45% 6.89% 8.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.79% 7.18% 8.50%
Number of salaries quoted 40 45 47
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,950 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
760 738 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.18% 95.97% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 681 621 598
Median salary £37,900 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 25 August 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 August 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 41 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Durham +3 3 £35,000 -4.10% 1
Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 89 (79.46%) .NET
2 77 (68.75%) C#
3 66 (58.93%) SQL Server
4 64 (57.14%) MVC
4 64 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 59 (52.68%) ASP.NET
6 57 (50.89%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (45.54%) SQL
8 45 (40.18%) JavaScript
9 44 (39.29%) Scrum
10 41 (36.61%) MS Excel
11 38 (33.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 36 (32.14%) Web Services
13 35 (31.25%) XML
14 34 (30.36%) HTML
14 34 (30.36%) .NET Framework
15 31 (27.68%) CSS
15 31 (27.68%) Finance
16 28 (25.00%) SDLC
17 26 (23.21%) Software Engineering
18 25 (22.32%) Degree
18 25 (22.32%) OO
19 24 (21.43%) Windows
20 23 (20.54%) jQuery
21 22 (19.64%) Windows Server
21 22 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
21 22 (19.64%) WCF
21 22 (19.64%) Systems Analysis
22 21 (18.75%) T-SQL
23 20 (17.86%) 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 18 (16.07%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (0.89%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.89%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 41 (36.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (13.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.68%) Intranet
2 2 (1.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (58.93%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (13.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (13.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (6.25%) DB2
7 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.89%) MySQL
9 1 (0.89%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 9 (8.04%) CruiseControl
4 6 (5.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.57%) Subversion
6 1 (0.89%) Bower
6 1 (0.89%) Grunt
6 1 (0.89%) gulp
6 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.89%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.89%) MSTest
6 1 (0.89%) NUnit
6 1 (0.89%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (27.68%) Finance
2 15 (13.39%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.82%) Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (0.89%) Advertising
5 1 (0.89%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (79.46%) .NET
2 59 (52.68%) ASP.NET
3 38 (33.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 36 (32.14%) Web Services
5 35 (31.25%) XML
6 34 (30.36%) .NET Framework
6 34 (30.36%) HTML
7 31 (27.68%) CSS
8 23 (20.54%) jQuery
9 22 (19.64%) WCF
10 18 (16.07%) LINQ
11 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (10.71%) CSS3
11 12 (10.71%) HTML5
12 11 (9.82%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (8.04%) Entity Framework
14 8 (7.14%) JSON
14 8 (7.14%) Windows Identity Foundation
15 6 (5.36%) Ajax
15 6 (5.36%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
1 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
1 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
1 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
1 1 (0.89%) NHS
1 1 (0.89%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.43%) Windows
2 22 (19.64%) Windows Server
3 15 (13.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (13.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.68%) Linux
5 1 (0.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (57.14%) MVC
2 57 (50.89%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (39.29%) Scrum
4 28 (25.00%) SDLC
5 26 (23.21%) Software Engineering
6 25 (22.32%) OO
7 22 (19.64%) Systems Analysis
8 18 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (15.18%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (14.29%) CRM
11 15 (13.39%) Automated Testing
11 15 (13.39%) Business Analysis
11 15 (13.39%) ITIL
11 15 (13.39%) Project Management
12 13 (11.61%) Unit Testing
13 12 (10.71%) Coaching
13 12 (10.71%) SOA
13 12 (10.71%) TDD
14 10 (8.93%) Technical Analysis
14 10 (8.93%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 77 (68.75%) C#
2 51 (45.54%) SQL
3 45 (40.18%) JavaScript
4 21 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 10 (8.93%) Java
5 10 (8.93%) VB.NET
6 7 (6.25%) Progress 4GL
6 7 (6.25%) RPG
6 7 (6.25%) RPG III
6 7 (6.25%) RPG IV
7 5 (4.46%) C++
8 3 (2.68%) VBScript
9 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.89%) C
10 1 (0.89%) Clojure
10 1 (0.89%) Groovy
10 1 (0.89%) PHP
10 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.89%) Scala
10 1 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (22.32%) Degree
2 5 (4.46%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Ansible
1 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.89%) Puppet
1 1 (0.89%) Salt
Vendors
1 64 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.25%) IBM
3 5 (4.46%) Oracle
4 2 (1.79%) Rally
5 1 (0.89%) Apple
5 1 (0.89%) iManage
5 1 (0.89%) Sage
5 1 (0.89%) Twitter
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