The first table below looks at the demand for the Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 60 63 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 5 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.92% 0.48% 3.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.50% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 18
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -3.03%
UK excluding London average salary £38,783 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.72% +2.85%
Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
532 602 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.44% 96.63% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 473 522 429
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Programmer
North East

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Programmer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Programmer
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 Programmer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 5 £37,500 +22.95% 3
Programmer
North East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 9 (64.29%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
2 7 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) Spring
5 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 4 (28.57%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) C
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) UNIX
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) MooTools
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Wicket
6 3 (21.43%) JAX-WS
6 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
6 3 (21.43%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 3 (21.43%) Image Processing
6 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
6 3 (21.43%) CUDA
6 3 (21.43%) GPGPU
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
6 3 (21.43%) 3D Visualisation

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) RIP
1 1 (7.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Jackrabbit
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) Maven
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) MooTools
5 3 (21.43%) Apache Wicket
5 3 (21.43%) JAX-WS
5 3 (21.43%) OpenGL
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) Java EE
5 3 (21.43%) JSR 170
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5 Canvas
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) WebGL
6 1 (7.14%) CSS3
6 1 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
1 3 (21.43%) CUDA
1 3 (21.43%) GPGPU
1 3 (21.43%) 3D Graphics
1 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
4 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 3 (21.43%) Image Processing
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) 3D Visualisation
4 3 (21.43%) OO
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) C
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) sed
6 1 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
6 1 (7.14%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum (DOE), plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago