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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 270 228 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 43.62% 41.83% 32.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 46.00% 42.94% 33.39%
Number of salaries quoted 244 215 181
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
587 531 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.83% 97.43% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 496 472 522
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 £37,500 +7.14% 54
Gateshead -1 36 £37,500 +36.36% 7
Sunderland -2 20 £32,500 +8.33% 2
North Shields - 7 £37,500 - 1
North Tyneside - 3 £34,500 -
Tyneside - 1 £40,000 -
South Shields - 1 - -
Wallsend - 1 £34,500 -
Developer
North East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

1 317 (66.04%) C#
2 311 (64.79%) .NET
3 232 (48.33%) ASP.NET
4 225 (46.88%) SQL Server
5 197 (41.04%) Agile Software Development
6 194 (40.42%) HTML
6 194 (40.42%) MVC
7 192 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 182 (37.92%) CSS
9 164 (34.17%) SQL
10 115 (23.96%) jQuery
11 110 (22.92%) .NET Framework
12 108 (22.50%) Microsoft
13 105 (21.88%) WCF
14 96 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 94 (19.58%) TDD
16 87 (18.13%) OO
17 77 (16.04%) Ajax
17 77 (16.04%) Git (software)
18 76 (15.83%) XML
19 73 (15.21%) T-SQL
20 72 (15.00%) HTML5
21 67 (13.96%) Entity Framework
22 66 (13.75%) VB.NET
23 64 (13.33%) Visual Studio
24 60 (12.50%) Degree
24 60 (12.50%) Node.js
25 58 (12.08%) Team Foundation Server
26 57 (11.88%) WPF
27 54 (11.25%) ASP.NET Web API

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 60 (12.50%) Node.js
2 36 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 32 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
4 22 (4.58%) SharePoint 2010
4 22 (4.58%) SharePoint 2013
5 18 (3.75%) IIS
6 16 (3.33%) CMS
7 12 (2.50%) Apache
8 6 (1.25%) WordPress
9 5 (1.04%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.83%) Drupal
11 2 (0.42%) DNN
11 2 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.42%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.42%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (0.21%) nginx
12 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.21%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 42 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (1.25%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.21%) MS Office
5 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 19 (3.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (1.25%) HFM
3 6 (1.25%) Magento
4 5 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.42%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (3.54%) Office 365
3 5 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.21%) PaaS
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.25%) Internet
2 2 (0.42%) HTTP
3 1 (0.21%) SAN
3 1 (0.21%) Intranet
3 1 (0.21%) NAS
3 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 43 (8.96%) NoSQL
3 38 (7.92%) MySQL
4 33 (6.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (3.54%) Relational Database
6 16 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (2.29%) Oracle BI EE
9 10 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
9 10 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (1.25%) Essbase
10 6 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.83%) Oracle OWB
11 4 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 77 (16.04%) Git (software)
2 64 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 58 (12.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (3.75%) Subversion
5 12 (2.50%) JIRA
6 9 (1.88%) Mercurial
7 7 (1.46%) JUnit
7 7 (1.46%) NUnit
8 5 (1.04%) PHPUnit
9 4 (0.83%) Moq
10 3 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.63%) ProC
11 2 (0.42%) ReSharper
11 2 (0.42%) Selenium
11 2 (0.42%) MSTest
11 2 (0.42%) Apache Ivy
11 2 (0.42%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.42%) Gradle
11 2 (0.42%) Artifactory
General
1 42 (8.75%) Finance
2 27 (5.63%) Games
3 17 (3.54%) Manufacturing
3 17 (3.54%) Automotive
4 13 (2.71%) Marketing
5 8 (1.67%) Advertising
6 7 (1.46%) German Language
7 5 (1.04%) Retail
8 4 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.63%) Back Office
10 2 (0.42%) Law
10 2 (0.42%) Banking
10 2 (0.42%) Local Government
11 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (64.79%) .NET
2 232 (48.33%) ASP.NET
3 194 (40.42%) HTML
4 182 (37.92%) CSS
5 115 (23.96%) jQuery
6 110 (22.92%) .NET Framework
7 105 (21.88%) WCF
8 96 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 77 (16.04%) Ajax
10 76 (15.83%) XML
11 72 (15.00%) HTML5
12 67 (13.96%) Entity Framework
13 57 (11.88%) WPF
14 54 (11.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 51 (10.63%) RESTful
16 48 (10.00%) Web Services
17 45 (9.38%) CSS3
18 38 (7.92%) LINQ
19 32 (6.67%) WinForms
20 23 (4.79%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.42%) Client/Server
3 20 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.96%) Algorithms
5 14 (2.92%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.50%) User Experience
6 12 (2.50%) Mathematics
6 12 (2.50%) N-Tier
7 11 (2.29%) Mobile Payment
8 10 (2.08%) 3D Graphics
9 9 (1.88%) Open Source
10 8 (1.67%) Visualisation
10 8 (1.67%) W3C
11 7 (1.46%) iPhone
12 6 (1.25%) E-Learning
12 6 (1.25%) CUDA
13 4 (0.83%) Physics
14 3 (0.63%) Kinect
15 2 (0.42%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 44 (9.17%) Windows
2 22 (4.58%) Linux
3 12 (2.50%) Android
4 3 (0.63%) UNIX
5 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.21%) CentOS
6 1 (0.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (41.04%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (40.42%) MVC
3 94 (19.58%) TDD
4 87 (18.13%) OO
5 54 (11.25%) Scrum
6 53 (11.04%) Web Development
6 53 (11.04%) Web Application Development
7 45 (9.38%) BDD
8 36 (7.50%) CRM
9 34 (7.08%) Waterfall
10 29 (6.04%) Project Management
11 28 (5.83%) Unit Testing
12 25 (5.21%) Analytics
13 23 (4.79%) Time Management
13 23 (4.79%) Mobile Development
14 22 (4.58%) Software Engineering
15 20 (4.17%) Process Management
15 20 (4.17%) PRINCE2
16 19 (3.96%) ITIL
16 19 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 317 (66.04%) C#
2 192 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 164 (34.17%) SQL
4 73 (15.21%) T-SQL
5 66 (13.75%) VB.NET
6 51 (10.63%) Java
7 48 (10.00%) Ruby
8 45 (9.38%) VB
9 42 (8.75%) C++
9 42 (8.75%) PHP
10 24 (5.00%) VB6
11 17 (3.54%) PL/SQL
12 11 (2.29%) Ada
13 9 (1.88%) Python
14 5 (1.04%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.83%) C
16 3 (0.63%) Scala
16 3 (0.63%) PHP5
17 2 (0.42%) Groovy
17 2 (0.42%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 60 (12.50%) Degree
2 39 (8.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (6.25%) MCSD
4 14 (2.92%) MCPD
5 12 (2.50%) PhD
5 12 (2.50%) Security Cleared
6 11 (2.29%) MCP
6 11 (2.29%) MCAD
6 11 (2.29%) MCTS
7 8 (1.67%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.96%) PMBOK
2 4 (0.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.21%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.83%) Vagrant
1 4 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 108 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.71%) Oracle
3 15 (3.13%) Informatica
4 11 (2.29%) Google
4 11 (2.29%) Zend
5 6 (1.25%) Hyperion
6 5 (1.04%) Telerik
7 3 (0.63%) Adobe
8 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.42%) RedDot
8 2 (0.42%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.42%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.42%) Ektron
8 2 (0.42%) Twitter
8 2 (0.42%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.21%) Pega
9 1 (0.21%) ILOG
9 1 (0.21%) Citrix
9 1 (0.21%) Sybase
9 1 (0.21%) Business Objects
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £35.4k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
BPR Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Relocation + BUPA + Life + Flexi + Y
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Flex Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago