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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 27 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 64 54 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 7.99% 6.90% 5.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.37% 8.06% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 49 51 29
Median salary £34,750 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.12% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,500 £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
683 670 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.27% 85.57% 75.61%
Number of salaries quoted 592 553 456
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,308 £57,500 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +2 56 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Durham +14 8 £28,000 -44.00% 3
Northumberland -1 1 £30,000 - 1
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 69 (58.47%) JavaScript
2 66 (55.93%) C#
3 61 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (47.46%) Degree
5 53 (44.92%) HTML
6 45 (38.14%) .NET
6 45 (38.14%) HTML5
7 44 (37.29%) Java
8 42 (35.59%) Scrum
9 40 (33.90%) Node.js
10 36 (30.51%) MVC
10 36 (30.51%) OO
11 33 (27.97%) CSS
12 31 (26.27%) Microsoft
13 29 (24.58%) jQuery
14 27 (22.88%) SQL
15 26 (22.03%) AngularJS
16 25 (21.19%) CSS3
16 25 (21.19%) React
17 24 (20.34%) Web Development
18 23 (19.49%) Computer Science
19 20 (16.95%) Test Automation
19 20 (16.95%) C++
19 20 (16.95%) ASP.NET
20 19 (16.10%) Git (software)
20 19 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
20 19 (16.10%) Mentoring
21 18 (15.25%) Scala
21 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
22 17 (14.41%) 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 11 (9.32%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.24%) IIS
3 4 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.39%) Confluence
4 3 (2.54%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.69%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.69%) Documentum
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.85%) Captiva
Applications
1 15 (12.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.54%) Simulink
3 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.54%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (12.71%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (11.86%) Amazon EMR
3 14 (11.86%) Amazon Kinesis
3 14 (11.86%) Amazon S3
3 14 (11.86%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (3.39%) SaaS
5 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.85%) Heroku
6 1 (0.85%) IaaS
6 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) RS-232
1 6 (5.08%) RS-485
2 3 (2.54%) Bluetooth
2 3 (2.54%) Ethernet
2 3 (2.54%) Wireless
3 1 (0.85%) DNS
3 1 (0.85%) Firewall
3 1 (0.85%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) SSL
3 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.71%) MySQL
3 14 (11.86%) Amazon Redshift
4 11 (9.32%) Big Data
4 11 (9.32%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.08%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.39%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.39%) RDBMS
6 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (16.10%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.08%) Grunt
4 5 (4.24%) Subversion
4 5 (4.24%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.39%) CruiseControl
5 4 (3.39%) JIRA
6 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.69%) JUnit
6 2 (1.69%) Selenium
7 1 (0.85%) CocoaPods
7 1 (0.85%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.85%) Maven
7 1 (0.85%) Mockito
7 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (9.32%) Finance
2 8 (6.78%) Marketing
3 6 (5.08%) Games
4 5 (4.24%) Advertising
5 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.54%) Electronics
7 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.69%) Retail
8 1 (0.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (55.08%) Developer
2 54 (45.76%) Software Engineer
3 28 (23.73%) C# Developer
4 24 (20.34%) Software Developer
5 21 (17.80%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 19 (16.10%) C# Software Engineer
7 18 (15.25%) C# Software Developer
8 16 (13.56%) .NET Developer
9 14 (11.86%) Java Developer
10 11 (9.32%) .NET Software Developer
10 11 (9.32%) .NET Software Engineer
10 11 (9.32%) Architect
10 11 (9.32%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (9.32%) Technical Architect
11 9 (7.63%) C++ Software Engineer
12 8 (6.78%) Software Architect
13 7 (5.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 7 (5.93%) Lead Developer
13 7 (5.93%) PHP Developer
13 7 (5.93%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (44.92%) HTML
2 45 (38.14%) .NET
2 45 (38.14%) HTML5
3 40 (33.90%) Node.js
4 33 (27.97%) CSS
5 29 (24.58%) jQuery
6 26 (22.03%) AngularJS
7 25 (21.19%) CSS3
7 25 (21.19%) React
8 20 (16.95%) ASP.NET
9 17 (14.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (13.56%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (13.56%) Web Services
11 15 (12.71%) .NET Framework
12 12 (10.17%) XML
13 11 (9.32%) LINQ
14 8 (6.78%) WCF
15 7 (5.93%) Backbone.js
16 6 (5.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.49%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.63%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.78%) Algorithms
4 7 (5.93%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (5.93%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.08%) Mobile Games
5 6 (5.08%) Online Games
6 4 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.54%) Life Science
8 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.69%) User Experience
8 2 (1.69%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.85%) Clustering
9 1 (0.85%) iPhone
9 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.85%) Physics
9 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.85%) Statistics
9 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.32%) Linux
1 11 (9.32%) Windows
2 7 (5.93%) Android
3 6 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.24%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.24%) Unix
5 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.69%) Solaris
7 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (35.59%) Scrum
3 36 (30.51%) MVC
3 36 (30.51%) OO
4 24 (20.34%) Web Development
5 20 (16.95%) Test Automation
6 19 (16.10%) Mentoring
7 16 (13.56%) TDD
8 15 (12.71%) Kanban
9 14 (11.86%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (11.86%) Low Latency
9 14 (11.86%) Prototyping
9 14 (11.86%) Rapid Prototyping
10 13 (11.02%) Microservices
11 12 (10.17%) Open Source
11 12 (10.17%) SOA
12 10 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (8.47%) SDLC
12 10 (8.47%) Web Application Development
12 10 (8.47%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 69 (58.47%) JavaScript
2 66 (55.93%) C#
3 44 (37.29%) Java
4 27 (22.88%) SQL
5 20 (16.95%) C++
6 18 (15.25%) Scala
7 17 (14.41%) C
8 14 (11.86%) Go
8 14 (11.86%) PHP
9 6 (5.08%) Embedded C
9 6 (5.08%) Embedded C++
9 6 (5.08%) Python
9 6 (5.08%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.24%) MATLAB
10 5 (4.24%) Ruby
11 4 (3.39%) Objective-C
11 4 (3.39%) Perl
11 4 (3.39%) PHP 5
12 2 (1.69%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (47.46%) Degree
2 5 (4.24%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) HNC
4 1 (0.85%) HND
4 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.32%) QA
2 3 (2.54%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.54%) MISRA
2 3 (2.54%) MISRA C
3 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.85%) ISO27002
3 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (5.93%) Firmware
2 1 (0.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (11.86%) Ansible
1 14 (11.86%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (11.86%) Puppet
1 14 (11.86%) Salt
1 14 (11.86%) Terraform
2 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 31 (26.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.93%) Sun
3 3 (2.54%) Oracle
4 2 (1.69%) EMC
4 2 (1.69%) Pega
4 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.85%) Apple
5 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.85%) Google
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