The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 67 45 57
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 3 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.51% 2.09% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 2.14% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 5
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Programmer
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
561 421 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.25% 97.68% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 471 360 420
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram 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 24 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 -20 3 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Programmer
North East

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (46.43%) C#
1 13 (46.43%) Degree
2 11 (39.29%) C++
3 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
4 8 (28.57%) COBOL
4 8 (28.57%) Java
5 7 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.00%) VME
6 6 (21.43%) C
6 6 (21.43%) UNIX
6 6 (21.43%) Linux
6 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
7 5 (17.86%) SOAP
7 5 (17.86%) Web Services
7 5 (17.86%) XML
7 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
7 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
7 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
8 4 (14.29%) OpenGL
8 4 (14.29%) DirectX
8 4 (14.29%) Games
8 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
8 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 4 (14.29%) VTune
8 4 (14.29%) HLSL
8 4 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
9 3 (10.71%) ITIL

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (7.14%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP FI
1 2 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (7.14%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) VTune
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.29%) Games
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) SOAP
1 5 (17.86%) Web Services
1 5 (17.86%) XML
2 4 (14.29%) OpenGL
2 4 (14.29%) DirectX
2 4 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) Zend Framework
4 1 (3.57%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (3.57%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
2 4 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
3 3 (10.71%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (10.71%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) VME
2 6 (21.43%) UNIX
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Debian
3 1 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Mentoring
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
4 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 3 (10.71%) 3D Rendering
5 3 (10.71%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) 3D Visualisation
6 2 (7.14%) OO
6 2 (7.14%) MVC
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) Web Development
7 1 (3.57%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) C++
3 8 (28.57%) COBOL
3 8 (28.57%) Java
4 7 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (21.43%) C
6 4 (14.29%) HLSL
7 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.14%) PHP
8 1 (3.57%) Python
8 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.57%) AWK
8 1 (3.57%) sed
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) ICL
2 1 (3.57%) Zend
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago