The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 232 173 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 36.25% 33.86% 38.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.12% 35.02% 39.66%
Number of salaries quoted 177 159 168
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,600 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Developer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
625 494 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.66% 96.67% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 459 441 406
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,184 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Developer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Tyne and Wear region.

Developer Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Developer
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Developer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 195 £32,500 -13.33% 60
Sunderland 0 19 £30,000 - 1
Gateshead -1 18 £35,000 -4.10% 4
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 228 (50.11%) C#
2 206 (45.27%) .NET
3 180 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
4 164 (36.04%) ASP.NET
5 149 (32.75%) HTML
6 128 (28.13%) Java
7 127 (27.91%) MVC
8 120 (26.37%) CSS
9 119 (26.15%) SQL Server
10 117 (25.71%) JavaScript
11 104 (22.86%) SQL
12 94 (20.66%) Degree
13 91 (20.00%) OO
14 78 (17.14%) TDD
15 67 (14.73%) Computer Science
16 66 (14.51%) ASP.NET MVC
17 63 (13.85%) Scrum
18 62 (13.63%) Microsoft
19 60 (13.19%) WCF
20 58 (12.75%) Web Services
20 58 (12.75%) C++
21 55 (12.09%) XML
22 52 (11.43%) jQuery
23 50 (10.99%) PHP
23 50 (10.99%) Games
23 50 (10.99%) Ajax
24 48 (10.55%) Mathematics
25 44 (9.67%) .NET Framework
26 42 (9.23%) Linux
26 42 (9.23%) Software Engineering

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (5.93%) Node.js
2 24 (5.27%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.30%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (2.42%) CMS
6 9 (1.98%) WordPress
7 5 (1.10%) Drupal
7 5 (1.10%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (0.88%) Apache
9 3 (0.66%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 40 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.22%) Revit
Business Applications
1 5 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.44%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.44%) Magento
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.22%) HFM
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.44%) GitHub
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.69%) Internet
2 23 (5.05%) Intranet
3 3 (0.66%) Extranet
4 1 (0.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.57%) MySQL
3 27 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (5.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (3.52%) Relational Database
6 15 (3.30%) NoSQL
7 12 (2.64%) IBM InfoSphere
7 12 (2.64%) DataStage
8 11 (2.42%) QualityStage
9 10 (2.20%) Jackrabbit
9 10 (2.20%) MongoDB
10 9 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.76%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.88%) RDBMS
15 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 34 (7.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (4.40%) Git (software)
3 18 (3.96%) Subversion
4 16 (3.52%) NUnit
5 15 (3.30%) Visual Studio
5 15 (3.30%) MSTest
6 14 (3.08%) Rhino Mocks
6 14 (3.08%) Moq
7 11 (2.42%) Maven
7 11 (2.42%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.98%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.54%) JUnit
10 6 (1.32%) CruiseControl
10 6 (1.32%) JIRA
11 4 (0.88%) Xcode
12 3 (0.66%) Redmine
13 2 (0.44%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.44%) Grunt
13 2 (0.44%) ProC
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 50 (10.99%) Games
2 39 (8.57%) Finance
3 19 (4.18%) Banking
4 15 (3.30%) Advertising
5 6 (1.32%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.10%) Marketing
7 3 (0.66%) Retail
8 2 (0.44%) Publishing
8 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (45.27%) .NET
2 164 (36.04%) ASP.NET
3 149 (32.75%) HTML
4 120 (26.37%) CSS
5 66 (14.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 60 (13.19%) WCF
7 58 (12.75%) Web Services
8 55 (12.09%) XML
9 52 (11.43%) jQuery
10 50 (10.99%) Ajax
11 44 (9.67%) .NET Framework
12 38 (8.35%) HTML5
13 37 (8.13%) Ninject
14 34 (7.47%) WPF
15 32 (7.03%) Spring
16 30 (6.59%) WinForms
17 25 (5.49%) RESTful
17 25 (5.49%) KnockoutJS
18 23 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 21 (4.62%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 67 (14.73%) Computer Science
2 48 (10.55%) Mathematics
3 36 (7.91%) Mobile App
4 26 (5.71%) iPhone
5 20 (4.40%) Open Source
6 19 (4.18%) Client/Server
7 18 (3.96%) Physics
8 17 (3.74%) Mobile Payment
8 17 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (3.30%) N-Tier
10 14 (3.08%) Mobile Banking
10 14 (3.08%) Inversion of Control
11 8 (1.76%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.54%) CUDA
12 7 (1.54%) GIS
13 6 (1.32%) Online Games
13 6 (1.32%) Visualisation
13 6 (1.32%) Digital Media
14 5 (1.10%) User Experience
14 5 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.23%) Linux
2 41 (9.01%) Windows
3 39 (8.57%) Android
4 28 (6.15%) UNIX
5 14 (3.08%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.54%) VME
7 6 (1.32%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (27.91%) MVC
3 91 (20.00%) OO
4 78 (17.14%) TDD
5 63 (13.85%) Scrum
6 42 (9.23%) Software Engineering
6 42 (9.23%) Web Application Development
7 41 (9.01%) Web Development
8 38 (8.35%) Dependency Injection
9 32 (7.03%) Domain-Driven Design
10 28 (6.15%) Unit Testing
11 27 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (5.27%) Mentoring
13 20 (4.40%) ETL
14 17 (3.74%) CRM
15 15 (3.30%) Kanban
16 14 (3.08%) Multithreading
16 14 (3.08%) MVVM
16 14 (3.08%) Mobile Commerce
17 13 (2.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 228 (50.11%) C#
2 128 (28.13%) Java
3 117 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 104 (22.86%) SQL
5 58 (12.75%) C++
6 50 (10.99%) PHP
7 31 (6.81%) VB.NET
8 30 (6.59%) C
9 29 (6.37%) T-SQL
10 25 (5.49%) VB
11 24 (5.27%) Ruby
12 14 (3.08%) Python
13 10 (2.20%) Scala
14 9 (1.98%) COBOL
14 9 (1.98%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.32%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.66%) VBA
16 3 (0.66%) LotusScript
16 3 (0.66%) XPath
17 2 (0.44%) Jython
Qualifications
1 94 (20.66%) Degree
2 13 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.20%) PhD
4 9 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.88%) CISM
5 4 (0.88%) CISSP
5 4 (0.88%) CISMP
6 3 (0.66%) MCSD
6 3 (0.66%) OCPJP
6 3 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.66%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.44%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) HNC
8 1 (0.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.74%) QA
2 8 (1.76%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.88%) HL7
3 4 (0.88%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.88%) TickIT
3 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 62 (13.63%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.49%) Google
3 20 (4.40%) Oracle
4 16 (3.52%) Zend
5 12 (2.64%) IBM
6 9 (1.98%) Informatica
6 9 (1.98%) Adobe
7 5 (1.10%) Twitter
8 4 (0.88%) Facebook
9 3 (0.66%) Sun
10 2 (0.44%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.44%) SAP
10 2 (0.44%) JBoss
10 2 (0.44%) Apple
11 1 (0.22%) Remedy
11 1 (0.22%) Autodesk
11 1 (0.22%) Blackboard
11 1 (0.22%) hybris
11 1 (0.22%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.22%) Talend
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + incentives, pension, pmi
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tyneside
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £33, 000
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + FS Pension + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago