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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 37 46 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 24 21 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.06% 4.72% 9.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.24% 4.83% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 54
Median salary £39,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £31,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £45,000 £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
458 435 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 96.62% 97.75% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 409 382 456
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,581
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +6 16 £35,000 - 8
Prudhoe - 6 £40,000 -
Sunderland - 1 - -
Software Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 38 (70.37%) C#
2 37 (68.52%) .NET
3 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
5 26 (48.15%) SQL
6 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
7 22 (40.74%) Web Services
8 21 (38.89%) C++
9 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
9 19 (35.19%) MVC
9 19 (35.19%) Scrum
10 18 (33.33%) Java
10 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 16 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (27.78%) Software Engineering
13 13 (24.07%) Degree
13 13 (24.07%) jQuery
13 13 (24.07%) T-SQL
14 12 (22.22%) VB.NET
14 12 (22.22%) Unit Testing
15 11 (20.37%) OO
16 10 (18.52%) Classic ASP
16 10 (18.52%) Intranet
16 10 (18.52%) WCF
16 10 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (18.52%) .NET Framework
16 10 (18.52%) Razor View Engine
17 9 (16.67%) Mathematics
17 9 (16.67%) TDD
17 9 (16.67%) HTML

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 8 (14.81%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.70%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.11%) Subversion
4 2 (3.70%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.70%) Gradle
4 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 3 (5.56%) Advertising
1 3 (5.56%) Electronics
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
1 3 (5.56%) Games
2 2 (3.70%) Automotive
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (68.52%) .NET
2 22 (40.74%) Web Services
3 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
4 16 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (24.07%) jQuery
6 10 (18.52%) .NET Framework
6 10 (18.52%) Classic ASP
6 10 (18.52%) Razor View Engine
6 10 (18.52%) WCF
7 9 (16.67%) HTML
7 9 (16.67%) XML
8 8 (14.81%) CSS
9 3 (5.56%) Ajax
9 3 (5.56%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (5.56%) CSS3
9 3 (5.56%) HTML5
9 3 (5.56%) Node.js
10 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (3.70%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.70%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.70%) HTC Vive
2 2 (3.70%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Linux
2 3 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.19%) MVC
2 19 (35.19%) Scrum
3 15 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 12 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 11 (20.37%) OO
6 9 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 9 (16.67%) TDD
7 8 (14.81%) SDLC
8 5 (9.26%) Migration
9 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.41%) CRM
9 4 (7.41%) Multithreading
9 4 (7.41%) Pair Programming
10 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (5.56%) Web Development
11 2 (3.70%) OOD
11 2 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (70.37%) C#
2 26 (48.15%) SQL
3 21 (38.89%) C++
4 18 (33.33%) Java
4 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 13 (24.07%) T-SQL
6 12 (22.22%) VB.NET
7 7 (12.96%) Python
8 6 (11.11%) Scala
9 5 (9.26%) Ruby
10 2 (3.70%) Groovy
10 2 (3.70%) HLSL
10 2 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
1 2 (3.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (1.85%) Apple
3 1 (1.85%) Tableau
3 1 (1.85%) Xamarin
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + excellent beneifts
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20k - 24k per year
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible Working & Home Working
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Salary: Up to £75,649 plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago