The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 34 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 33 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.06% 3.87% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.20% 4.00% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 12
Average salary £44,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
532 600 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.61% 96.77% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 474 520 429
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 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior Developer
North East

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 17 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +12 29 £45,000 +25.87% 4
Sunderland - 4 £37,500 - 1
Senior Developer
North East

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 33 (55.00%) C#
2 30 (50.00%) HTML
2 30 (50.00%) .NET
3 28 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 28 (46.67%) MVC
4 26 (43.33%) Java
5 23 (38.33%) Spring
6 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
7 15 (25.00%) CSS
8 13 (21.67%) OO
8 13 (21.67%) Tomcat
8 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (18.33%) Games
9 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (18.33%) SQL
9 11 (18.33%) Apache Wicket
10 10 (16.67%) Java EE
10 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 10 (16.67%) Scrum
11 9 (15.00%) J2EE
12 8 (13.33%) Linux
12 8 (13.33%) Web Services
12 8 (13.33%) TDD
12 8 (13.33%) JSR 170
13 7 (11.67%) Ajax
13 7 (11.67%) jQuery
13 7 (11.67%) Hibernate
13 7 (11.67%) XML
13 7 (11.67%) Windows
13 7 (11.67%) Apache

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (21.67%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.00%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Maven
1 4 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.33%) JUnit
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.67%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (18.33%) Games
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.00%) HTML
1 30 (50.00%) .NET
2 28 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 23 (38.33%) Spring
4 15 (25.00%) CSS
5 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (18.33%) Apache Wicket
7 10 (16.67%) Java EE
8 9 (15.00%) J2EE
9 8 (13.33%) Web Services
9 8 (13.33%) JSR 170
10 7 (11.67%) jQuery
10 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (11.67%) XML
10 7 (11.67%) Ajax
10 7 (11.67%) Hibernate
11 6 (10.00%) WinForms
11 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (10.00%) HTML5
11 6 (10.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Visualisation
1 4 (6.67%) GPGPU
1 4 (6.67%) CUDA
2 3 (5.00%) Social Gaming
2 3 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (5.00%) Online Gambling
3 2 (3.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Windows
3 2 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) MVC
2 13 (21.67%) OO
3 11 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.67%) Scrum
5 8 (13.33%) TDD
6 6 (10.00%) Project Management
6 6 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
7 5 (8.33%) Image Processing
7 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.67%) Web Development
8 4 (6.67%) Pair Programming
8 4 (6.67%) Web Application Development
8 4 (6.67%) 3D Visualisation
8 4 (6.67%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.00%) Investment Management
9 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.33%) OOP
10 2 (3.33%) SOA
10 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.00%) C#
2 26 (43.33%) Java
3 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.33%) SQL
5 6 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.00%) C++
6 4 (6.67%) Ruby
7 1 (1.67%) PHP
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) IBM
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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