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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 23 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 59 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.69% 9.25% 5.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.26% 9.78% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 51 49 34
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Software Developer
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
575 501 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.42% 94.53% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 518 431 499
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 50 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Gateshead +1 5 £52,500 +69.35% 2
Sunderland +3 2 £31,250 -34.21%
North Tyneside - 2 £30,500 -
Software Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 88 (90.72%) .NET
2 73 (75.26%) C#
3 68 (70.10%) MVC
4 66 (68.04%) SQL Server
5 62 (63.92%) ASP.NET
5 62 (63.92%) Microsoft
6 56 (57.73%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (53.61%) SQL
8 49 (50.52%) JavaScript
9 44 (45.36%) Scrum
10 42 (43.30%) HTML
10 42 (43.30%) MS Excel
10 42 (43.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 40 (41.24%) .NET Framework
12 39 (40.21%) Web Services
13 38 (39.18%) CSS
14 33 (34.02%) XML
14 33 (34.02%) SDLC
15 26 (26.80%) T-SQL
16 25 (25.77%) OO
16 25 (25.77%) Team Foundation Server
17 23 (23.71%) jQuery
17 23 (23.71%) Windows
17 23 (23.71%) Windows Server
18 22 (22.68%) LINQ
18 22 (22.68%) Software Engineering
18 22 (22.68%) Systems Analysis
19 20 (20.62%) HTML5
20 19 (19.59%) WCF
20 19 (19.59%) SQL Server 2008

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 17 (17.53%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (16.49%) IIS
3 1 (1.03%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 42 (43.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (16.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (68.04%) SQL Server
2 19 (19.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (17.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (16.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (16.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (16.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (7.22%) DB2
6 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (25.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (15.46%) Visual Studio
3 9 (9.28%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.03%) MSTest
5 1 (1.03%) NUnit
General
1 17 (17.53%) Finance
2 16 (16.49%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.09%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Law
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (90.72%) .NET
2 62 (63.92%) ASP.NET
3 42 (43.30%) ASP.NET MVC
3 42 (43.30%) HTML
4 40 (41.24%) .NET Framework
5 39 (40.21%) Web Services
6 38 (39.18%) CSS
7 33 (34.02%) XML
8 23 (23.71%) jQuery
9 22 (22.68%) LINQ
10 20 (20.62%) HTML5
11 19 (19.59%) WCF
12 16 (16.49%) Entity Framework
13 14 (14.43%) CSS3
14 13 (13.40%) Ajax
15 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 11 (11.34%) WinForms
17 10 (10.31%) KnockoutJS
18 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET Web API
19 8 (8.25%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.03%) NHS
1 1 (1.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.71%) Windows
1 23 (23.71%) Windows Server
2 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (16.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (70.10%) MVC
2 56 (57.73%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (45.36%) Scrum
4 33 (34.02%) SDLC
5 25 (25.77%) OO
6 22 (22.68%) Software Engineering
6 22 (22.68%) Systems Analysis
7 18 (18.56%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (17.53%) ITIL
8 17 (17.53%) Project Management
9 16 (16.49%) Automated Testing
9 16 (16.49%) Business Analysis
9 16 (16.49%) CRM
10 12 (12.37%) Web Development
11 11 (11.34%) TDD
12 10 (10.31%) Coaching
12 10 (10.31%) SOA
12 10 (10.31%) Unit Testing
13 8 (8.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 73 (75.26%) C#
2 52 (53.61%) SQL
3 49 (50.52%) JavaScript
4 26 (26.80%) T-SQL
5 10 (10.31%) Java
6 9 (9.28%) VB.NET
7 7 (7.22%) Progress 4GL
7 7 (7.22%) RPG
7 7 (7.22%) RPG III
7 7 (7.22%) RPG IV
8 3 (3.09%) VBScript
9 2 (2.06%) Scala
9 2 (2.06%) VB
10 1 (1.03%) C++
10 1 (1.03%) Clojure
10 1 (1.03%) Erlang
10 1 (1.03%) Haskell
10 1 (1.03%) Python
10 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (18.56%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 62 (63.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.22%) IBM
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle
4 1 (1.03%) Apple
4 1 (1.03%) iManage
4 1 (1.03%) Sage
4 1 (1.03%) Twitter
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 37,500
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 33,000 - 37,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Carbon Labs
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Experience and expertise dependent
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: up to £50,300
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: to £32,000 + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
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