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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 20 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 75 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.58% 5.87% 4.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.32% 6.68% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 62 43 23
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
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
609 674 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.90% 87.99% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 528 572 516
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 25 September 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 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 +15 53 £37,953 +16.77% 11
Durham +20 20 £31,500 -25.88% 2
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 63 (52.94%) C#
2 49 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 48 (40.34%) Java
4 47 (39.50%) HTML
5 46 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (33.61%) CSS
7 39 (32.77%) Microsoft
8 37 (31.09%) OO
9 36 (30.25%) C++
9 36 (30.25%) SQL
9 36 (30.25%) .NET
10 35 (29.41%) HTML5
11 33 (27.73%) jQuery
12 29 (24.37%) Degree
13 28 (23.53%) CSS3
13 28 (23.53%) MVC
14 27 (22.69%) SQL Server
14 27 (22.69%) Web Development
15 26 (21.85%) ASP.NET
15 26 (21.85%) Linux
15 26 (21.85%) MS Excel
16 25 (21.01%) C
17 24 (20.17%) Web Services
17 24 (20.17%) ASP.NET MVC
18 20 (16.81%) XML
19 19 (15.97%) Windows
19 19 (15.97%) Scrum
19 19 (15.97%) TDD
19 19 (15.97%) Git (software)
20 18 (15.13%) Computer Science

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 8 (6.72%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (5.88%) IIS
3 6 (5.04%) Apache Spark
3 6 (5.04%) Documentum
4 4 (3.36%) Confluence
4 4 (3.36%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.68%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.68%) Captiva
5 2 (1.68%) CMS
5 2 (1.68%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.68%) Drupal
5 2 (1.68%) WordPress
6 1 (0.84%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 26 (21.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.52%) Simulink
3 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.36%) nopCommerce
3 2 (1.68%) Magento
3 2 (1.68%) OpenCart
3 2 (1.68%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.84%) IaaS
3 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.61%) RS-232
1 15 (12.61%) RS-485
2 14 (11.76%) Ethernet
3 11 (9.24%) Bluetooth
4 4 (3.36%) Wireless
5 1 (0.84%) DNS
5 1 (0.84%) Firewall
5 1 (0.84%) HTTP
5 1 (0.84%) SSL
5 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.08%) MySQL
3 8 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.04%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.04%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.04%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.36%) Big Data
6 4 (3.36%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.36%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.68%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 19 (15.97%) Git (software)
2 18 (15.13%) Subversion
3 11 (9.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (6.72%) Grunt
4 8 (6.72%) Visual Studio
5 6 (5.04%) CruiseControl
6 4 (3.36%) JIRA
7 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.68%) JUnit
8 2 (1.68%) Selenium
9 1 (0.84%) CocoaPods
9 1 (0.84%) Maven
9 1 (0.84%) Mockito
9 1 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 13 (10.92%) Finance
1 13 (10.92%) Games
2 6 (5.04%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.20%) Marketing
3 5 (4.20%) Retail
4 4 (3.36%) Electronics
5 3 (2.52%) Advertising
5 3 (2.52%) Automotive
5 3 (2.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.84%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 72 (60.50%) Developer
1 72 (60.50%) Software Engineer
2 32 (26.89%) C# Developer
3 30 (25.21%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 29 (24.37%) Software Developer
5 25 (21.01%) C# Software Engineer
6 24 (20.17%) .NET Developer
6 24 (20.17%) C# Software Developer
7 19 (15.97%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (15.97%) C++ Software Engineer
8 17 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
8 17 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
8 17 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
8 17 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 15 (12.61%) C Software Engineer
9 15 (12.61%) Embedded C Engineer
9 15 (12.61%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 15 (12.61%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 15 (12.61%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 15 (12.61%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (39.50%) HTML
2 40 (33.61%) CSS
3 36 (30.25%) .NET
4 35 (29.41%) HTML5
5 33 (27.73%) jQuery
6 28 (23.53%) CSS3
7 26 (21.85%) ASP.NET
8 24 (20.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (20.17%) Web Services
9 20 (16.81%) XML
10 18 (15.13%) .NET Framework
11 17 (14.29%) Node.js
12 16 (13.45%) AngularJS
13 15 (12.61%) React
14 14 (11.76%) Qt
15 12 (10.08%) LINQ
16 11 (9.24%) KnockoutJS
17 9 (7.56%) Backbone.js
17 9 (7.56%) WCF
18 6 (5.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.13%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.72%) Algorithms
2 8 (6.72%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (6.72%) Mobile Games
2 8 (6.72%) Online Games
3 6 (5.04%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.20%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.52%) Kinect
6 3 (2.52%) Life Science
6 3 (2.52%) Oculus Rift
7 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.68%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.68%) Statistics
7 2 (1.68%) User Experience
8 1 (0.84%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 26 (21.85%) Linux
2 19 (15.97%) Windows
3 14 (11.76%) Android
3 14 (11.76%) Unix
4 13 (10.92%) Apple iOS
5 9 (7.56%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.52%) Solaris
8 1 (0.84%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (38.66%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.09%) OO
3 28 (23.53%) MVC
4 27 (22.69%) Web Development
5 19 (15.97%) Scrum
5 19 (15.97%) TDD
6 13 (10.92%) Front End Development
7 12 (10.08%) UML
8 11 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.24%) Embedded Software Development
8 11 (9.24%) Web Design
9 10 (8.40%) High Availability
9 10 (8.40%) Open Source
9 10 (8.40%) Web Application Development
10 9 (7.56%) Kanban
11 8 (6.72%) Business Analysis
11 8 (6.72%) ITIL
11 8 (6.72%) Refactoring
11 8 (6.72%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (6.72%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 63 (52.94%) C#
2 49 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 48 (40.34%) Java
4 36 (30.25%) C++
4 36 (30.25%) SQL
5 25 (21.01%) C
6 16 (13.45%) Embedded C
7 15 (12.61%) Embedded C++
8 14 (11.76%) T-SQL
9 12 (10.08%) Objective-C
10 11 (9.24%) PHP
11 8 (6.72%) Scala
12 6 (5.04%) Ruby
13 5 (4.20%) MATLAB
13 5 (4.20%) Perl
14 4 (3.36%) PHP 5
15 3 (2.52%) Bash Shell
15 3 (2.52%) Python
15 3 (2.52%) Shell Script
16 2 (1.68%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 29 (24.37%) Degree
2 11 (9.24%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.40%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.68%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.84%) HNC
6 1 (0.84%) HND
6 1 (0.84%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.84%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.08%) QA
2 4 (3.36%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.52%) MISRA
3 3 (2.52%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.84%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.84%) ISO27002
4 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (15.13%) Firmware
2 2 (1.68%) Docker
2 2 (1.68%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.84%) Ansible
1 1 (0.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (32.77%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.56%) Sun
3 6 (5.04%) EMC
3 6 (5.04%) Pega
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle
5 3 (2.52%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.68%) Rally
7 1 (0.84%) Atlassian
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