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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 24 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 57 41 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.97% 5.59% 5.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.64% 6.24% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 53 35 43
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
591 657 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 82.66% 89.51% 86.58%
Number of salaries quoted 469 578 574
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,556
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +12 40 £40,000 +23.07% 9
Durham +6 9 £31,500 -25.88%
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 59 (47.20%) C#
2 52 (41.60%) Java
3 47 (37.60%) C++
4 45 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 41 (32.80%) HTML
5 41 (32.80%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (31.20%) CSS
7 36 (28.80%) C
7 36 (28.80%) Microsoft
8 34 (27.20%) OO
9 31 (24.80%) SQL
9 31 (24.80%) .NET
10 29 (23.20%) Linux
10 29 (23.20%) jQuery
11 26 (20.80%) Git (software)
12 24 (19.20%) MS Excel
12 24 (19.20%) HTML5
13 23 (18.40%) Firmware
13 23 (18.40%) Subversion
14 22 (17.60%) MVC
14 22 (17.60%) SQL Server
15 21 (16.80%) Embedded C
15 21 (16.80%) TDD
15 21 (16.80%) Scrum
15 21 (16.80%) Web Development
15 21 (16.80%) CSS3
16 20 (16.00%) RS-232
16 20 (16.00%) RS-485
16 20 (16.00%) Android
16 20 (16.00%) Embedded C++

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 7 (5.60%) Apache Pig
1 7 (5.60%) Apache Spark
2 6 (4.80%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (4.80%) Documentum
3 4 (3.20%) Confluence
3 4 (3.20%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.40%) IIS
4 3 (2.40%) WordPress
5 2 (1.60%) Captiva
5 2 (1.60%) CMS
5 2 (1.60%) Drupal
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.80%) OpenStack
Applications
1 24 (19.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) Simulink
3 1 (0.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.80%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Visualfiles
2 4 (3.20%) Magento
2 4 (3.20%) nopCommerce
3 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.60%) OpenCart
4 2 (1.60%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.00%) RS-232
1 20 (16.00%) RS-485
2 19 (15.20%) Ethernet
3 16 (12.80%) Bluetooth
4 4 (3.20%) Wireless
5 2 (1.60%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.80%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.60%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.80%) MongoDB
3 12 (9.60%) Hadoop
3 12 (9.60%) NoSQL
4 10 (8.00%) MySQL
5 7 (5.60%) Apache Hive
5 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.20%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.80%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.80%) Big Data
8 1 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.80%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (20.80%) Git (software)
2 23 (18.40%) Subversion
3 8 (6.40%) Grunt
4 6 (4.80%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.00%) JIRA
5 5 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.40%) CruiseControl
6 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.60%) JUnit
7 2 (1.60%) Selenium
8 1 (0.80%) CocoaPods
8 1 (0.80%) gulp
General
1 16 (12.80%) Games
2 7 (5.60%) Electronics
2 7 (5.60%) Finance
3 5 (4.00%) Advertising
3 5 (4.00%) Automotive
3 5 (4.00%) Law
4 3 (2.40%) Retail
4 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.60%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 72 (57.60%) Software Engineer
2 63 (50.40%) Developer
3 25 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 21 (16.80%) Embedded Engineer
4 21 (16.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 20 (16.00%) C Software Engineer
5 20 (16.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 20 (16.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 20 (16.00%) Embedded C Engineer
5 20 (16.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 20 (16.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 20 (16.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 20 (16.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 20 (16.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 16 (12.80%) .NET Developer
6 16 (12.80%) C# Developer
6 16 (12.80%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 16 (12.80%) Software Developer
7 14 (11.20%) C# Software Engineer
8 12 (9.60%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (32.80%) HTML
2 39 (31.20%) CSS
3 31 (24.80%) .NET
4 29 (23.20%) jQuery
5 24 (19.20%) HTML5
6 21 (16.80%) CSS3
7 19 (15.20%) Node.js
7 19 (15.20%) Qt
8 18 (14.40%) Web Services
9 16 (12.80%) ASP.NET
9 16 (12.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (12.00%) AngularJS
11 13 (10.40%) .NET Framework
12 11 (8.80%) XML
13 10 (8.00%) React
14 9 (7.20%) Backbone.js
15 8 (6.40%) Spring
16 5 (4.00%) LINQ
16 5 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
17 4 (3.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.40%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 8 (6.40%) Mobile Games
3 8 (6.40%) Online Games
4 7 (5.60%) Cyber Attack
4 7 (5.60%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (4.80%) Visualisation
6 5 (4.00%) Mathematics
6 5 (4.00%) Oculus Rift
7 4 (3.20%) Blog
8 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.40%) Kinect
8 3 (2.40%) Life Science
8 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.60%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.60%) HTC Vive
9 2 (1.60%) Statistics
9 2 (1.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.20%) Linux
2 20 (16.00%) Android
2 20 (16.00%) Unix
3 19 (15.20%) Apple iOS
4 16 (12.80%) Windows
5 7 (5.60%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.40%) Solaris
6 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.80%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (32.80%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (27.20%) OO
3 22 (17.60%) MVC
4 21 (16.80%) Scrum
4 21 (16.80%) TDD
4 21 (16.80%) Web Development
5 17 (13.60%) UML
6 16 (12.80%) Embedded Software Development
7 14 (11.20%) Front End Development
8 12 (9.60%) Kanban
8 12 (9.60%) Open Source
9 11 (8.80%) Case Management
10 10 (8.00%) High Availability
11 9 (7.20%) Coaching
12 8 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (6.40%) E-Commerce
12 8 (6.40%) Refactoring
12 8 (6.40%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (6.40%) Test Automation
12 8 (6.40%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 59 (47.20%) C#
2 52 (41.60%) Java
3 47 (37.60%) C++
4 45 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 36 (28.80%) C
6 31 (24.80%) SQL
7 21 (16.80%) Embedded C
8 20 (16.00%) Embedded C++
9 17 (13.60%) Objective-C
10 11 (8.80%) T-SQL
11 10 (8.00%) PHP
12 9 (7.20%) Scala
13 8 (6.40%) Python
14 6 (4.80%) Perl
14 6 (4.80%) Ruby
14 6 (4.80%) VB.NET
15 5 (4.00%) MATLAB
15 5 (4.00%) VBA
16 3 (2.40%) Bash Shell
17 2 (1.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (15.20%) Security Cleared
2 18 (14.40%) Degree
3 15 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.60%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.80%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) QA
2 4 (3.20%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.40%) MISRA
3 3 (2.40%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.80%) ISO13485
System Software
1 23 (18.40%) Firmware
2 2 (1.60%) Docker
2 2 (1.60%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) Ansible
1 1 (0.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (28.80%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.40%) Sun
3 6 (4.80%) EMC
3 6 (4.80%) Pega
4 5 (4.00%) LexisNexis
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle
5 3 (2.40%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.60%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.80%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.80%) Google
7 1 (0.80%) IFS
7 1 (0.80%) Remedy
7 1 (0.80%) Tableau
7 1 (0.80%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.80%) Zend
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