The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 36 43 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 27 17 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.24% 4.04% 10.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.47% 4.12% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 52
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
494 413 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.92% 98.10% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 425 359 394
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Software Developer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 16 £35,000 - 4
Gateshead +1 3 £40,000 +20.30%
Prudhoe - 3 £38,500 - 1
Sunderland - 2 £26,500 -
Hebburn - 1 £35,000 -
Software Developer
North East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 37 (71.15%) C#
2 36 (69.23%) .NET
3 28 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (48.08%) SQL
6 22 (42.31%) Web Services
6 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
7 20 (38.46%) Scrum
8 19 (36.54%) C++
9 18 (34.62%) Java
9 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
9 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET
10 17 (32.69%) MVC
11 14 (26.92%) T-SQL
12 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (23.08%) OO
13 12 (23.08%) Degree
13 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
14 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
14 11 (21.15%) WCF
14 11 (21.15%) jQuery
14 11 (21.15%) VB.NET
14 11 (21.15%) HTML
14 11 (21.15%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (19.23%) XML
15 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
16 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (17.31%) CSS
16 9 (17.31%) BizTalk Server
17 8 (15.38%) Intranet

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (17.31%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.85%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Magento
2 1 (1.92%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 7 (13.46%) Subversion
4 2 (3.85%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.85%) Gradle
4 2 (3.85%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.92%) JIRA
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Games
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
3 2 (3.85%) Automotive
3 2 (3.85%) Electronics
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (69.23%) .NET
2 22 (42.31%) Web Services
3 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET
4 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
5 11 (21.15%) HTML
5 11 (21.15%) jQuery
5 11 (21.15%) WCF
6 10 (19.23%) XML
7 9 (17.31%) CSS
8 8 (15.38%) Classic ASP
8 8 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (7.69%) Ajax
10 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
10 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (5.77%) CSS3
10 3 (5.77%) HTML5
10 3 (5.77%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (5.77%) Node.js
11 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.85%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (3.85%) HTC Vive
3 2 (3.85%) Oculus Rift
3 2 (3.85%) Physics
3 2 (3.85%) Telematics
3 2 (3.85%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) Scrum
3 17 (32.69%) MVC
4 12 (23.08%) OO
4 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 10 (19.23%) Unit Testing
6 8 (15.38%) TDD
7 6 (11.54%) Migration
7 6 (11.54%) SDLC
8 5 (9.62%) CRM
9 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.69%) Multithreading
9 4 (7.69%) Web Development
10 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.77%) OOP
10 3 (5.77%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.85%) DevOps
11 2 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) C#
2 25 (48.08%) SQL
3 19 (36.54%) C++
4 18 (34.62%) Java
4 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 14 (26.92%) T-SQL
6 11 (21.15%) VB.NET
7 6 (11.54%) Python
8 5 (9.62%) Scala
9 4 (7.69%) Ruby
10 2 (3.85%) Groovy
10 2 (3.85%) HLSL
10 2 (3.85%) PHP
11 1 (1.92%) C
11 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.85%) Puppet
1 2 (3.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.92%) Apple
3 1 (1.92%) Tableau
3 1 (1.92%) Xamarin
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