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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 56 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 9 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.77% 2.56% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 2.61% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 23
Median salary £30,000 £38,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
488 421 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 96.06% 98.14% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 414 367 399
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 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 +1 9 £30,000 -22.58% 5
Software Engineer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (40.63%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) TDD
5 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (28.13%) C++
5 9 (28.13%) .NET
6 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (25.00%) MVC
6 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (21.88%) CSS
7 7 (21.88%) Web Services
7 7 (21.88%) HTML
7 7 (21.88%) Java
7 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
8 6 (18.75%) XML
8 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
8 6 (18.75%) Node.js
9 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
9 5 (15.63%) Web Development
9 5 (15.63%) Advertising
9 5 (15.63%) Perl
10 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
10 4 (12.50%) Documentum
10 4 (12.50%) EMC
10 4 (12.50%) OO
10 4 (12.50%) Games
10 4 (12.50%) Finance

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 4 (12.50%) Documentum
2 3 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) Captiva
4 1 (3.13%) Confluence
4 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.25%) CruiseControl
3 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 5 (15.63%) Advertising
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Games
3 3 (9.38%) Automotive
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.13%) Electronics
5 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (21.88%) CSS
3 7 (21.88%) HTML
3 7 (21.88%) Web Services
4 6 (18.75%) Node.js
4 6 (18.75%) XML
5 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 4 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 3 (9.38%) HTML5
6 3 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (6.25%) CSS3
7 2 (6.25%) jQuery
7 2 (6.25%) LINQ
8 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 3 (9.38%) Kinect
2 3 (9.38%) Oculus Rift
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Life Science
4 1 (3.13%) Statistics
4 1 (3.13%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
1 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (31.25%) TDD
3 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.00%) MVC
5 5 (15.63%) Web Development
6 4 (12.50%) Case Management
6 4 (12.50%) Change Management
6 4 (12.50%) Content Management
6 4 (12.50%) OO
6 4 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (9.38%) 3D Visualisation
7 3 (9.38%) BDD
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.38%) Front End Development
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Pair Programming
7 3 (9.38%) Prototyping
8 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Line Management
8 2 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (40.63%) C#
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) C++
4 7 (21.88%) Java
4 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
5 5 (15.63%) Perl
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.38%) PHP
8 2 (6.25%) C
9 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
9 1 (3.13%) F#
9 1 (3.13%) Go
9 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
9 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO13485
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) EMC
2 4 (12.50%) Pega
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
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