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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
England / North East
Rank 42 42 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 29 35 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.65% 5.68% 8.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.85% 5.83% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28 34 60
Median salary £37,500 £34,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
598 600 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.99% 97.40% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 540 512 588
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,232
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -0.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +5 24 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Durham -3 5 £34,500 +43.75% 4
Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 45 (71.43%) C#
2 43 (68.25%) .NET
3 38 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 26 (41.27%) JavaScript
5 26 (41.27%) SQL
5 26 (41.27%) MVC
6 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 22 (34.92%) ASP.NET
8 21 (33.33%) Web Services
8 21 (33.33%) C++
9 20 (31.75%) Scrum
10 18 (28.57%) Java
10 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
10 18 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (23.81%) Degree
11 15 (23.81%) HTML
12 14 (22.22%) CSS
12 14 (22.22%) jQuery
13 12 (19.05%) T-SQL
13 12 (19.05%) .NET Framework
14 11 (17.46%) Unit Testing
14 11 (17.46%) VB.NET
14 11 (17.46%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (15.87%) OO
15 10 (15.87%) WCF
15 10 (15.87%) Mathematics
15 10 (15.87%) TDD
16 9 (14.29%) Classic ASP
16 9 (14.29%) Intranet

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 7 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.17%) IIS
2 2 (3.17%) WordPress
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.59%) Magento
2 1 (1.59%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) MySQL
5 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.11%) Subversion
4 2 (3.17%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.17%) Gradle
4 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.59%) JIRA
5 1 (1.59%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (6.35%) Advertising
1 4 (6.35%) Electronics
1 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Games
3 2 (3.17%) Automotive
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (68.25%) .NET
2 22 (34.92%) ASP.NET
3 21 (33.33%) Web Services
4 18 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (23.81%) HTML
6 14 (22.22%) CSS
6 14 (22.22%) jQuery
7 12 (19.05%) .NET Framework
8 10 (15.87%) WCF
9 9 (14.29%) Classic ASP
9 9 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
10 8 (12.70%) XML
11 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (7.94%) RESTful
13 4 (6.35%) AngularJS
13 4 (6.35%) CSS3
13 4 (6.35%) HTML5
14 3 (4.76%) Ajax
14 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 3 (4.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.17%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.17%) HTC Vive
2 2 (3.17%) Oculus Rift
3 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Windows
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.59%) Android
4 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (60.32%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (41.27%) MVC
3 20 (31.75%) Scrum
4 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 11 (17.46%) Unit Testing
6 10 (15.87%) Mathematics
6 10 (15.87%) OO
6 10 (15.87%) TDD
7 9 (14.29%) SDLC
8 6 (9.52%) Web Development
9 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.94%) Migration
9 5 (7.94%) Pair Programming
10 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.35%) CRM
10 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.35%) SOLID
10 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.76%) Line Management
11 3 (4.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 45 (71.43%) C#
2 26 (41.27%) JavaScript
2 26 (41.27%) SQL
3 21 (33.33%) C++
4 18 (28.57%) Java
5 12 (19.05%) T-SQL
6 11 (17.46%) VB.NET
7 7 (11.11%) Ruby
8 6 (9.52%) Python
9 5 (7.94%) Scala
10 2 (3.17%) Clojure
10 2 (3.17%) HLSL
10 2 (3.17%) PHP
11 1 (1.59%) Groovy
11 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
2 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
1 1 (1.59%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (3.17%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.59%) Apple
4 1 (1.59%) Cognos
4 1 (1.59%) Tableau
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