The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 59 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 17 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.13% 6.02% 6.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 6.29% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 33
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £22,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £56,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
525 588 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 96.51% 95.61% 99.28%
Number of salaries quoted 465 492 494
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

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 1 May 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 May 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 -18 16 £35,000 - 3
Prudhoe - 1 - -
Software Engineer
North East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 26 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 20 (71.43%) C#
3 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 17 (60.71%) .NET
5 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
7 10 (35.71%) C++
7 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 10 (35.71%) MVC
8 9 (32.14%) OO
8 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
9 8 (28.57%) SQL
9 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
10 7 (25.00%) Finance
10 7 (25.00%) Web Services
10 7 (25.00%) C
10 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (21.43%) Marketing
11 6 (21.43%) WCF
11 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (21.43%) IIS
11 6 (21.43%) Java
11 6 (21.43%) PHP
11 6 (21.43%) Python
11 6 (21.43%) CRM
11 6 (21.43%) Scrum
12 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
12 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) IIS
2 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.14%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (17.86%) SaaS
2 4 (14.29%) Heroku
3 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
1 4 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Big Data
2 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.57%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Marketing
3 4 (14.29%) Advertising
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.57%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (60.71%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.00%) Web Services
4 6 (21.43%) WCF
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (14.29%) jQuery
6 4 (14.29%) JSON
6 4 (14.29%) REST
6 4 (14.29%) XML
7 3 (10.71%) LINQ
7 3 (10.71%) RESTful
7 3 (10.71%) SOAP
8 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (7.14%) CSS3
8 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
8 2 (7.14%) Flash
8 2 (7.14%) HTML5
8 2 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.57%) Physics
3 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Android
1 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Software Engineering
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) MVC
4 9 (32.14%) OO
5 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (21.43%) CRM
5 6 (21.43%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) ERP
6 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 4 (14.29%) Online Marketing
6 4 (14.29%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) Release Management
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Use Case
6 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.71%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
8 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) C#
2 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 10 (35.71%) C++
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 7 (25.00%) C
6 6 (21.43%) Java
6 6 (21.43%) PHP
6 6 (21.43%) Python
7 3 (10.71%) Ruby
7 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
8 2 (7.14%) ActionScript
8 2 (7.14%) Scala
9 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.57%) Google
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