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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 57 54 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 10 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.22% 3.18% 4.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 3.34% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 15
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -31.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £30,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,100 £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
440 509 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.78% 95.14% 98.57%
Number of salaries quoted 383 437 284
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 £24,000 £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 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 14 February 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 14 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 -5 9 £40,000 +10.34% 3
Software Engineer
North East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) C
4 9 (47.37%) .NET
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) Python
6 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
6 7 (36.84%) MVC
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (21.05%) SaaS
9 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
9 4 (21.05%) Heroku
9 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
9 4 (21.05%) REST
9 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
9 4 (21.05%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (21.05%) Tcl
9 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
9 4 (21.05%) CRM
9 4 (21.05%) ERP
9 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
9 4 (21.05%) HTTP
9 4 (21.05%) SSL
9 4 (21.05%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 4 (21.05%) IIS
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (21.05%) Heroku
2 4 (21.05%) SaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
1 4 (21.05%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) GPRS
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
1 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) REST
3 4 (21.05%) WCF
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.79%) JSON
4 3 (15.79%) RESTful
4 3 (15.79%) SOAP
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.26%) CSS
6 1 (5.26%) Ember.js
6 1 (5.26%) HTML
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
1 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.26%) Kinect
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (5.26%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (21.05%) ERP
4 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
4 4 (21.05%) Release Management
4 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Use Case
4 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Line Management
5 3 (15.79%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Mobile Development
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) C
4 8 (42.11%) Python
5 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
5 4 (21.05%) C++
5 4 (21.05%) Perl
5 4 (21.05%) Tcl
6 3 (15.79%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) Ruby
7 2 (10.53%) PHP
7 2 (10.53%) Scala
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
8 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Xamarin
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tyne and Wear
BMC Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NGA Human Resources
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago