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

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
England / North East
Rank 35 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 34 44 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.30% 7.28% 5.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.14% 8.24% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 27
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £34,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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
554 534 639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 86.43% 88.41% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 488 462 549
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,215 £57,500
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 19 February 2017.

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 19 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 0 24 £40,000 -20.00% 9
Durham -9 2 £27,500 - 4
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 49 (51.04%) C#
2 43 (44.79%) Java
3 37 (38.54%) C++
4 31 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (28.13%) C
5 27 (28.13%) .NET
5 27 (28.13%) Microsoft
6 24 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 21 (21.88%) HTML
7 21 (21.88%) Linux
8 20 (20.83%) SQL
9 19 (19.79%) OO
9 19 (19.79%) Web Development
10 18 (18.75%) Security Cleared
10 18 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 18 (18.75%) Scala
10 18 (18.75%) TDD
11 17 (17.71%) MS Excel
11 17 (17.71%) CSS
11 17 (17.71%) Degree
11 17 (17.71%) Node.js
12 16 (16.67%) MVC
13 15 (15.63%) Scrum
13 15 (15.63%) MongoDB
13 15 (15.63%) Hadoop
14 14 (14.58%) SC Cleared
14 14 (14.58%) Android
14 14 (14.58%) Apple iOS
14 14 (14.58%) Unix
14 14 (14.58%) SQL Server

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 10 (10.42%) Apache Pig
1 10 (10.42%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (4.17%) WordPress
3 3 (3.13%) Documentum
4 2 (2.08%) IIS
4 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.04%) CMS
5 1 (1.04%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (17.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.08%) MS Office
2 2 (2.08%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Visualfiles
2 3 (3.13%) Magento
3 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.04%) OpenCart
4 1 (1.04%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) Ethernet
2 10 (10.42%) Bluetooth
2 10 (10.42%) RS-232
2 10 (10.42%) RS-485
3 2 (2.08%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.63%) Hadoop
1 15 (15.63%) MongoDB
2 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.42%) Apache Hive
4 9 (9.38%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.17%) MySQL
7 2 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.04%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.04%) Big Data
8 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.50%) Subversion
3 5 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.08%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.08%) JIRA
5 1 (1.04%) gulp
5 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (9.38%) Electronics
2 8 (8.33%) Advertising
3 6 (6.25%) Games
4 5 (5.21%) Automotive
4 5 (5.21%) Law
5 4 (4.17%) Retail
6 2 (2.08%) Finance
6 2 (2.08%) Marketing
6 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.04%) Back Office
7 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (57.29%) Software Engineer
2 45 (46.88%) Developer
3 16 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 11 (11.46%) Embedded Engineer
4 11 (11.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) C Software Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) C# Software Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Embedded C Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 7 (7.29%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.13%) .NET
2 21 (21.88%) HTML
3 17 (17.71%) CSS
3 17 (17.71%) Node.js
4 12 (12.50%) Qt
5 11 (11.46%) AngularJS
5 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET
5 11 (11.46%) HTML5
5 11 (11.46%) jQuery
6 10 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 8 (8.33%) Spring
8 7 (7.29%) Web Services
9 6 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (5.21%) CSS3
10 5 (5.21%) XML
11 4 (4.17%) React
11 4 (4.17%) REST
11 4 (4.17%) Spring MVC
11 4 (4.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.42%) Cyber Attack
2 9 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.25%) Visualisation
5 5 (5.21%) Oculus Rift
6 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.17%) Blog
6 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.17%) Physics
7 3 (3.13%) Kinect
7 3 (3.13%) User Experience
8 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.08%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (2.08%) HTC Vive
9 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.04%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.88%) Linux
2 14 (14.58%) Android
2 14 (14.58%) Apple iOS
2 14 (14.58%) Unix
3 7 (7.29%) Windows
4 3 (3.13%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.04%) CentOS
6 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.79%) OO
2 19 (19.79%) Web Development
3 18 (18.75%) TDD
4 16 (16.67%) MVC
5 15 (15.63%) Scrum
6 11 (11.46%) UML
7 10 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
7 10 (10.42%) Embedded Software Development
7 10 (10.42%) Ethical Hacking
7 10 (10.42%) Reverse Engineering
8 9 (9.38%) Open Source
9 8 (8.33%) Case Management
9 8 (8.33%) Microservices
10 6 (6.25%) Software Architecture
11 5 (5.21%) BDD
11 5 (5.21%) Data Protection
11 5 (5.21%) Front End Development
11 5 (5.21%) Kanban
11 5 (5.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 49 (51.04%) C#
2 43 (44.79%) Java
3 37 (38.54%) C++
4 27 (28.13%) C
5 24 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (20.83%) SQL
7 18 (18.75%) Scala
8 13 (13.54%) PHP
9 11 (11.46%) Embedded C
9 11 (11.46%) Python
10 10 (10.42%) Embedded C++
10 10 (10.42%) Objective-C
11 7 (7.29%) T-SQL
12 6 (6.25%) Perl
12 6 (6.25%) VB.NET
13 5 (5.21%) VBA
14 4 (4.17%) Clojure
15 2 (2.08%) Go
15 2 (2.08%) HLSL
15 2 (2.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 17 (17.71%) Degree
3 14 (14.58%) SC Cleared
4 10 (10.42%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 12 (12.50%) Firmware
2 1 (1.04%) Docker
2 1 (1.04%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Ansible
1 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.21%) LexisNexis
3 3 (3.13%) EMC
3 3 (3.13%) Pega
4 2 (2.08%) Google
4 2 (2.08%) Tableau
5 1 (1.04%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.04%) IFS
5 1 (1.04%) Remedy
5 1 (1.04%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.04%) Zend
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