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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 242 190 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 39.41% 42.79% 43.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.23% 44.08% 45.04%
Number of salaries quoted 225 170 208
Average salary £35,232 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.13% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
587 431 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.60% 97.07% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 491 374 432
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,010 £25,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 0 165 £38,250 +6.25% 31
Gateshead +1 52 £32,500 +18.18% 12
Sunderland 0 28 £32,500 -23.52% 2
North Shields - 1 £30,000 - 3
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 274 (56.85%) C#
2 241 (50.00%) .NET
3 186 (38.59%) ASP.NET
4 183 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
5 166 (34.44%) SQL Server
6 158 (32.78%) HTML
7 155 (32.16%) CSS
8 154 (31.95%) MVC
9 141 (29.25%) SQL
10 131 (27.18%) JavaScript
11 108 (22.41%) Java
12 96 (19.92%) XML
12 96 (19.92%) Microsoft
13 91 (18.88%) TDD
14 86 (17.84%) WCF
15 80 (16.60%) Degree
16 75 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
17 73 (15.15%) Ajax
17 73 (15.15%) C++
17 73 (15.15%) OO
18 69 (14.32%) .NET Framework
19 66 (13.69%) Scrum
20 65 (13.49%) jQuery
20 65 (13.49%) Web Services
21 62 (12.86%) T-SQL
22 59 (12.24%) PHP
23 58 (12.03%) HTML5
24 56 (11.62%) WPF
25 51 (10.58%) Team Foundation Server
25 51 (10.58%) Computer Science

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 32 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 31 (6.43%) BizTalk Server
2 31 (6.43%) Node.js
3 11 (2.28%) CMS
4 8 (1.66%) IIS
4 8 (1.66%) Drupal
4 8 (1.66%) WordPress
5 7 (1.45%) Apache
6 5 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.21%) SAS
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (9.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.21%) Revit
3 1 (0.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (2.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.07%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.87%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (1.87%) HFM
4 7 (1.45%) Magento
5 5 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.41%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.21%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.41%) GitHub
3 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.77%) Internet
2 13 (2.70%) Intranet
3 4 (0.83%) Extranet
4 1 (0.21%) Telnet
4 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.21%) FTP
4 1 (0.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (34.44%) SQL Server
2 44 (9.13%) MySQL
3 33 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (6.85%) NoSQL
4 26 (5.39%) Relational Database
5 20 (4.15%) Oracle BI EE
6 14 (2.90%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (2.49%) Oracle Database
8 12 (2.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 9 (1.87%) Essbase
10 8 (1.66%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 5 (1.04%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.41%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 51 (10.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (9.96%) Git (software)
3 32 (6.64%) Visual Studio
4 15 (3.11%) MSTest
5 14 (2.90%) Moq
5 14 (2.90%) Jenkins
5 14 (2.90%) NUnit
5 14 (2.90%) Subversion
6 12 (2.49%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (1.87%) JIRA
8 8 (1.66%) Mercurial
8 8 (1.66%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (1.24%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.24%) ProC
10 5 (1.04%) JUnit
10 5 (1.04%) PHPUnit
11 3 (0.62%) Redmine
11 3 (0.62%) MSBuild
11 3 (0.62%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (7.68%) Finance
2 25 (5.19%) Games
2 25 (5.19%) Banking
3 13 (2.70%) Advertising
4 12 (2.49%) Marketing
5 10 (2.07%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.66%) Automotive
6 8 (1.66%) German Language
7 7 (1.45%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.83%) Retail
9 3 (0.62%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.41%) Back Office
10 2 (0.41%) Electronics
10 2 (0.41%) Publishing
11 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.21%) Front Office
11 1 (0.21%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (50.00%) .NET
2 186 (38.59%) ASP.NET
3 158 (32.78%) HTML
4 155 (32.16%) CSS
5 96 (19.92%) XML
6 86 (17.84%) WCF
7 75 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 73 (15.15%) Ajax
9 69 (14.32%) .NET Framework
10 65 (13.49%) Web Services
10 65 (13.49%) jQuery
11 58 (12.03%) HTML5
12 56 (11.62%) WPF
13 41 (8.51%) RESTful
14 36 (7.47%) WinForms
15 29 (6.02%) CSS3
16 27 (5.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 26 (5.39%) LINQ
18 24 (4.98%) XHTML
19 22 (4.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.58%) Computer Science
2 37 (7.68%) Client/Server
3 30 (6.22%) Mathematics
4 29 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (5.81%) Open Source
6 25 (5.19%) Mobile Payment
7 22 (4.56%) Mobile App
8 20 (4.15%) Mobile Banking
9 17 (3.53%) N-Tier
10 14 (2.90%) iPhone
11 12 (2.49%) Inversion of Control
12 9 (1.87%) CUDA
12 9 (1.87%) Physics
13 7 (1.45%) 3D Graphics
13 7 (1.45%) Visualisation
13 7 (1.45%) Algorithms
14 6 (1.24%) Cryptography
15 5 (1.04%) Social Network
15 5 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (10.37%) Windows
2 43 (8.92%) Linux
3 33 (6.85%) Android
4 20 (4.15%) UNIX
5 16 (3.32%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.66%) Windows Phone
7 6 (1.24%) VME
8 1 (0.21%) Solaris
8 1 (0.21%) Debian
8 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (37.97%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (31.95%) MVC
3 91 (18.88%) TDD
4 73 (15.15%) OO
5 66 (13.69%) Scrum
6 45 (9.34%) Web Development
7 43 (8.92%) Web Application Development
8 37 (7.68%) Software Engineering
9 35 (7.26%) CRM
10 31 (6.43%) Waterfall
11 30 (6.22%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (5.39%) Mentoring
13 25 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (4.98%) OOP
14 24 (4.98%) Analytics
15 23 (4.77%) ETL
15 23 (4.77%) Dependency Injection
16 22 (4.56%) Unit Testing
17 20 (4.15%) Mobile Commerce
18 19 (3.94%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 274 (56.85%) C#
2 141 (29.25%) SQL
3 131 (27.18%) JavaScript
4 108 (22.41%) Java
5 73 (15.15%) C++
6 62 (12.86%) T-SQL
7 59 (12.24%) PHP
8 48 (9.96%) VB.NET
9 44 (9.13%) Ruby
10 32 (6.64%) VB
11 24 (4.98%) C
12 19 (3.94%) PL/SQL
13 15 (3.11%) Scala
14 13 (2.70%) Python
15 8 (1.66%) COBOL
15 8 (1.66%) VB6
16 6 (1.24%) Objective-C
17 5 (1.04%) Perl
17 5 (1.04%) PHP5
18 4 (0.83%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 80 (16.60%) Degree
2 24 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (4.15%) Security Cleared
4 15 (3.11%) PhD
5 14 (2.90%) MCSD
6 9 (1.87%) Sun Certification
7 6 (1.24%) CISM
7 6 (1.24%) CISMP
7 6 (1.24%) CISSP
8 5 (1.04%) MCPD
9 3 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.62%) OCPJP
10 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.21%) MCTS
11 1 (0.21%) SAS Certification
11 1 (0.21%) HNC
11 1 (0.21%) HND
11 1 (0.21%) MCP
11 1 (0.21%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.73%) QA
2 12 (2.49%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.24%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.24%) TickIT
3 6 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 6 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.83%) HL7
5 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.83%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 96 (19.92%) Microsoft
2 40 (8.30%) Oracle
3 27 (5.60%) Zend
4 22 (4.56%) Informatica
5 12 (2.49%) Google
6 11 (2.28%) Adobe
7 9 (1.87%) Hyperion
8 7 (1.45%) Twitter
9 5 (1.04%) Facebook
10 3 (0.62%) Sun
10 3 (0.62%) SAP
11 2 (0.41%) IBM
11 2 (0.41%) Perforce
11 2 (0.41%) Telerik
12 1 (0.21%) Talend
12 1 (0.21%) LexisNexis
12 1 (0.21%) Blackboard
12 1 (0.21%) Sencha
12 1 (0.21%) ILOG
12 1 (0.21%) Remedy
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Talent Spa
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Talent Spa
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North Shields, Tyne and Wear
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS Business Services Authority
Salary: From £25,783 to £34,530 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25926 - £28389 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Salary: Negotiable on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000
Posted: 4 days ago
North Shields, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 32k per year + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £16,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago