The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
England / North East
Rank 52 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 18 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.84% 2.94% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 3.01% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 19
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
608 598 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.05% 97.71% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 544 512 574
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the North East region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in the North East

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the North East

Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 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 10 £30,250 -24.37% 3
Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (66.67%) C#
3 31 (57.41%) C++
4 26 (48.15%) Java
5 25 (46.30%) C
6 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
7 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
8 13 (24.07%) SC Cleared
8 13 (24.07%) OO
9 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 12 (22.22%) TDD
10 11 (20.37%) Firmware
10 11 (20.37%) MongoDB
11 10 (18.52%) Apache Hive
11 10 (18.52%) DV Cleared
11 10 (18.52%) Reverse Engineering
11 10 (18.52%) Qt
11 10 (18.52%) Scala
11 10 (18.52%) Hadoop
11 10 (18.52%) Subversion
11 10 (18.52%) Ethical Hacking
11 10 (18.52%) Ethernet
11 10 (18.52%) Embedded C
11 10 (18.52%) Python
11 10 (18.52%) Linux
11 10 (18.52%) UML
11 10 (18.52%) Apache Pig
11 10 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
11 10 (18.52%) Apache Spark

Software Engineer 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 10 (18.52%) Apache Pig
1 10 (18.52%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.56%) Documentum
3 2 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Ethernet
2 9 (16.67%) Bluetooth
2 9 (16.67%) RS-232
2 9 (16.67%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) MongoDB
2 10 (18.52%) Apache Hive
2 10 (18.52%) Hadoop
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.85%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 10 (18.52%) Subversion
3 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.70%) CruiseControl
General
1 6 (11.11%) Advertising
2 5 (9.26%) Electronics
3 4 (7.41%) Games
4 3 (5.56%) Automotive
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Finance
5 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) Qt
2 7 (12.96%) .NET
3 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (11.11%) Node.js
4 5 (9.26%) CSS
4 5 (9.26%) HTML
4 5 (9.26%) Web Services
5 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 4 (7.41%) XML
6 3 (5.56%) HTML5
6 3 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (3.70%) CSS3
7 2 (3.70%) jQuery
7 2 (3.70%) LINQ
8 1 (1.85%) .NET Core
8 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Cyber Attack
2 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.56%) Kinect
3 3 (5.56%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Linux
2 9 (16.67%) Android
2 9 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 9 (16.67%) Unix
3 4 (7.41%) Windows
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (24.07%) OO
3 12 (22.22%) TDD
4 10 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (18.52%) Ethical Hacking
4 10 (18.52%) Reverse Engineering
4 10 (18.52%) UML
5 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
6 8 (14.81%) Mathematics
7 6 (11.11%) MVC
7 6 (11.11%) Software Architecture
7 6 (11.11%) Web Development
8 4 (7.41%) BDD
8 4 (7.41%) Front End Development
8 4 (7.41%) Pair Programming
8 4 (7.41%) Physics
8 4 (7.41%) Scrum
8 4 (7.41%) Visualisation
9 3 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (66.67%) C#
2 31 (57.41%) C++
3 26 (48.15%) Java
4 25 (46.30%) C
5 10 (18.52%) Embedded C
5 10 (18.52%) Python
5 10 (18.52%) Scala
6 9 (16.67%) Embedded C++
6 9 (16.67%) Objective-C
7 7 (12.96%) SQL
8 5 (9.26%) Perl
8 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
9 4 (7.41%) PHP
10 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.85%) F#
11 1 (1.85%) Go
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 13 (24.07%) SC Cleared
3 10 (18.52%) DV Cleared
4 8 (14.81%) Degree
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) EMC
2 3 (5.56%) Pega
3 1 (1.85%) Google
3 1 (1.85%) Xamarin
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