The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 51 57 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 13 8 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.42% 1.75% 5.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 1.79% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 33
Median salary £37,500 £31,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.11% +5.83%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineer
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
510 448 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.97% 98.25% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 403 394 506
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 9 December 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 +12 11 £34,500 +7.81% 5
Gateshead -1 1 £45,000 +114.28%
Software Engineer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (42.50%) C#
3 16 (40.00%) SQL
4 13 (32.50%) .NET
4 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
4 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (27.50%) C++
6 10 (25.00%) MVC
6 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (22.50%) CSS
7 9 (22.50%) XML
7 9 (22.50%) HTML
8 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 8 (20.00%) TDD
9 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
9 7 (17.50%) Web Services
10 6 (15.00%) Windows
10 6 (15.00%) Documentum
10 6 (15.00%) C
10 6 (15.00%) Java
10 6 (15.00%) Finance
10 6 (15.00%) Change Management
10 6 (15.00%) EMC
10 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
10 6 (15.00%) Pega
10 6 (15.00%) Content Management
10 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework

Software Engineer 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 6 (15.00%) Documentum
2 4 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.50%) Confluence
3 3 (7.50%) IIS
4 2 (5.00%) Captiva
5 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.00%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) CruiseControl
2 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Games
3 3 (7.50%) Automotive
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.00%) Advertising
4 2 (5.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) .NET
2 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (22.50%) CSS
3 9 (22.50%) HTML
3 9 (22.50%) XML
4 7 (17.50%) Web Services
5 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (12.50%) HTML5
6 5 (12.50%) jQuery
6 5 (12.50%) LINQ
7 4 (10.00%) CSS3
7 4 (10.00%) Node.js
7 4 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (7.50%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (5.00%) JSON
9 2 (5.00%) WCF
10 1 (2.50%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (7.50%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (7.50%) Kinect
2 3 (7.50%) Oculus Rift
3 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.00%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Life Science
4 1 (2.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
1 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Solaris
3 3 (7.50%) Unix
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.00%) MVC
4 8 (20.00%) TDD
5 6 (15.00%) Case Management
5 6 (15.00%) Change Management
5 6 (15.00%) Content Management
6 5 (12.50%) ITIL
6 5 (12.50%) OO
7 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.00%) Scrum
8 3 (7.50%) 3D Visualisation
8 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.50%) CRM
8 3 (7.50%) Pair Programming
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
8 3 (7.50%) Prototyping
8 3 (7.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) C#
2 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 11 (27.50%) C++
4 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.00%) C
5 6 (15.00%) Java
6 5 (12.50%) MATLAB
6 5 (12.50%) Perl
7 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.50%) F#
8 1 (2.50%) Go
8 1 (2.50%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) MISRA
1 3 (7.50%) MISRA C
2 1 (2.50%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) EMC
2 6 (15.00%) Pega
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
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