The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 45 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 22 55 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.95% 10.28% 9.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.07% 10.81% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 55 32
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
434 509 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.75% 95.14% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 378 437 296
Average salary £35,000 £35,232 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.65% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 -14 16 £35,000 -2.77% 4
Gateshead +4 4 £32,500 +4.83% 1
Wallsend 0 1 £29,000 -15.94%
Software Developer
North East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 47 (70.15%) C#
1 47 (70.15%) .NET
2 43 (64.18%) ASP.NET
3 42 (62.69%) SQL Server
4 37 (55.22%) SQL
5 36 (53.73%) JavaScript
6 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (41.79%) MVC
8 26 (38.81%) HTML
8 26 (38.81%) .NET Framework
9 24 (35.82%) CSS
10 23 (34.33%) HTML5
11 21 (31.34%) T-SQL
12 19 (28.36%) Ajax
12 19 (28.36%) Entity Framework
13 18 (26.87%) Degree
13 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (23.88%) Software Engineering
14 16 (23.88%) Java
14 16 (23.88%) Visual Studio
15 14 (20.90%) LINQ
16 13 (19.40%) WPF
16 13 (19.40%) jQuery
17 12 (17.91%) Web Services
17 12 (17.91%) OO
17 12 (17.91%) VB.NET
17 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
18 11 (16.42%) PhD
18 11 (16.42%) OOD
18 11 (16.42%) WinForms

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.93%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.96%) IIS
3 2 (2.99%) Node.js
3 2 (2.99%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Cerner Millennium
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (62.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) MySQL
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.99%) DTS
4 2 (2.99%) OLAP
4 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.49%) MS Access
5 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Visual Studio
2 11 (16.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) JUnit
3 1 (1.49%) NUnit
General
1 3 (4.48%) Marketing
2 2 (2.99%) Advertising
2 2 (2.99%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (70.15%) .NET
2 43 (64.18%) ASP.NET
3 26 (38.81%) .NET Framework
3 26 (38.81%) HTML
4 24 (35.82%) CSS
5 23 (34.33%) HTML5
6 19 (28.36%) Ajax
6 19 (28.36%) Entity Framework
7 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (20.90%) LINQ
9 13 (19.40%) jQuery
9 13 (19.40%) WPF
10 12 (17.91%) Web Services
11 11 (16.42%) AngularJS
11 11 (16.42%) CSS3
11 11 (16.42%) WinForms
12 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (7.46%) JSON
13 5 (7.46%) XML
14 4 (5.97%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.94%) Social Media
3 5 (7.46%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.97%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.99%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (2.99%) NHS
5 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.49%) Statistics
6 1 (1.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Android
2 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.79%) MVC
3 16 (23.88%) Software Engineering
4 12 (17.91%) OO
5 11 (16.42%) Mobile Development
5 11 (16.42%) OOD
6 10 (14.93%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (14.93%) Multithreading
7 9 (13.43%) API Design
7 9 (13.43%) API Development
7 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
7 9 (13.43%) SDLC
8 8 (11.94%) Scrum
8 8 (11.94%) Workflow
9 6 (8.96%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.96%) Web Development
10 4 (5.97%) Defect Tracking
10 4 (5.97%) Integration Testing
10 4 (5.97%) System Integration Testing
10 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (70.15%) C#
2 37 (55.22%) SQL
3 36 (53.73%) JavaScript
4 21 (31.34%) T-SQL
5 16 (23.88%) Java
6 12 (17.91%) VB.NET
7 11 (16.42%) C++
8 8 (11.94%) Python
9 4 (5.97%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.97%) C
9 4 (5.97%) Perl
9 4 (5.97%) Tcl
10 2 (2.99%) Scala
10 2 (2.99%) VB
11 1 (1.49%) Delphi
11 1 (1.49%) PHP
11 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.49%) VB6
11 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) Degree
2 11 (16.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) HL7
2 2 (2.99%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Sybase
3 2 (2.99%) Cerner
3 2 (2.99%) McKesson
4 1 (1.49%) Xamarin
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