The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 42 34 28
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 47 59 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.76% 7.54% 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.81% 8.97% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 36 58 46
Median salary £34,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £11,050 £25,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Software Engineering
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
690 658 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 84.56% 84.14% 75.64%
Number of salaries quoted 612 544 490
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in the North East

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in the North East

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 June 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 44 £34,750 -13.12% 15
Durham +1 3 £28,000 -30.00% 2
Northumberland -1 1 £30,000 -28.57%
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 62 (65.26%) C#
2 59 (62.11%) JavaScript
3 53 (55.79%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (51.58%) Degree
5 42 (44.21%) HTML
5 42 (44.21%) .NET
6 39 (41.05%) Scrum
7 37 (38.95%) Node.js
8 36 (37.89%) HTML5
9 35 (36.84%) Java
10 33 (34.74%) MVC
11 32 (33.68%) OO
12 30 (31.58%) Microsoft
13 23 (24.21%) AngularJS
14 22 (23.16%) React
15 21 (22.11%) CSS
15 21 (22.11%) Amazon AWS
16 20 (21.05%) Scala
16 20 (21.05%) Mentoring
16 20 (21.05%) SQL
17 19 (20.00%) Web Development
17 19 (20.00%) jQuery
18 18 (18.95%) Computer Science
18 18 (18.95%) ASP.NET
19 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
20 16 (16.84%) Test Automation
20 16 (16.84%) Git (software)
20 16 (16.84%) ASP.NET Web API
21 15 (15.79%) CSS3
21 15 (15.79%) KnockoutJS

Software Engineering
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 11 (11.58%) Apache Spark
2 6 (6.32%) IIS
3 3 (3.16%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.11%) ColdFusion
4 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.05%) CMS
5 1 (1.05%) Confluence
5 1 (1.05%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.05%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (13.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.05%) MS Project
2 1 (1.05%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.11%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (14.74%) Amazon EMR
3 14 (14.74%) Amazon Kinesis
3 14 (14.74%) Amazon S3
3 14 (14.74%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (6.32%) SaaS
5 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (3.16%) Heroku
7 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.05%) IaaS
7 1 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) HTTP
1 3 (3.16%) SSL
2 1 (1.05%) DNS
2 1 (1.05%) Firewall
2 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.74%) Amazon Redshift
3 13 (13.68%) MySQL
4 11 (11.58%) Big Data
4 11 (11.58%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (16.84%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (6.32%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.16%) CruiseControl
4 3 (3.16%) JIRA
5 2 (2.11%) Grunt
6 1 (1.05%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.05%) Maven
6 1 (1.05%) Mockito
6 1 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (11.58%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Marketing
3 6 (6.32%) Advertising
4 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.11%) Electronics
5 2 (2.11%) Games
5 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.11%) Retail
6 1 (1.05%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 54 (56.84%) Developer
2 40 (42.11%) Software Engineer
3 30 (31.58%) C# Developer
4 22 (23.16%) Software Developer
5 19 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 18 (18.95%) C# Software Developer
7 17 (17.89%) C# Software Engineer
8 13 (13.68%) Java Developer
9 12 (12.63%) .NET Developer
10 11 (11.58%) Architect
10 11 (11.58%) Technical Architect
11 10 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
11 10 (10.53%) .NET Software Engineer
11 10 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (10.53%) Lead C# Developer
11 10 (10.53%) Lead Developer
12 8 (8.42%) Lead Java Developer
12 8 (8.42%) Software Architect
13 7 (7.37%) PHP Developer
13 7 (7.37%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (44.21%) .NET
1 42 (44.21%) HTML
2 37 (38.95%) Node.js
3 36 (37.89%) HTML5
4 23 (24.21%) AngularJS
5 22 (23.16%) React
6 21 (22.11%) CSS
7 19 (20.00%) jQuery
8 18 (18.95%) ASP.NET
9 16 (16.84%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (15.79%) CSS3
10 15 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
11 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (12.63%) Web Services
13 10 (10.53%) .NET Framework
13 10 (10.53%) XML
14 9 (9.47%) LINQ
15 7 (7.37%) WCF
16 5 (5.26%) JSON
17 4 (4.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) Computer Science
2 11 (11.58%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.32%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.11%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.11%) Mobile Games
5 2 (2.11%) Online Games
5 2 (2.11%) User Experience
5 2 (2.11%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.05%) Clustering
6 1 (1.05%) iPhone
6 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.05%) Physics
6 1 (1.05%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.32%) Linux
2 5 (5.26%) Windows
3 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.11%) Android
5 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (55.79%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (41.05%) Scrum
3 33 (34.74%) MVC
4 32 (33.68%) OO
5 20 (21.05%) Mentoring
6 19 (20.00%) Web Development
7 16 (16.84%) Test Automation
8 14 (14.74%) Continuous Delivery
8 14 (14.74%) Low Latency
8 14 (14.74%) Prototyping
8 14 (14.74%) Rapid Prototyping
9 12 (12.63%) Microservices
9 12 (12.63%) SOA
10 11 (11.58%) Kanban
11 10 (10.53%) SDLC
11 10 (10.53%) TDD
12 9 (9.47%) Open Source
13 8 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (8.42%) Project Management
14 6 (6.32%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 62 (65.26%) C#
2 59 (62.11%) JavaScript
3 35 (36.84%) Java
4 20 (21.05%) Scala
4 20 (21.05%) SQL
5 15 (15.79%) PHP
6 14 (14.74%) Go
7 12 (12.63%) C++
8 9 (9.47%) C
9 8 (8.42%) Python
10 5 (5.26%) T-SQL
11 4 (4.21%) PHP 5
12 3 (3.16%) Perl
12 3 (3.16%) Ruby
13 2 (2.11%) ActionScript
14 1 (1.05%) MATLAB
14 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (51.58%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.05%) HNC
3 1 (1.05%) HND
3 1 (1.05%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.05%) ISO27002
2 1 (1.05%) MISRA
2 1 (1.05%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (14.74%) Ansible
1 14 (14.74%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (14.74%) Puppet
1 14 (14.74%) Salt
1 14 (14.74%) Terraform
2 1 (1.05%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.16%) Sun
3 1 (1.05%) Apple
3 1 (1.05%) Google
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle
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