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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 50 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 22 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.23% 6.93% 5.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.41% 7.25% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17 33 31
Median salary £34,750 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.83% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median 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
499 510 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.96% 95.51% 98.47%
Number of salaries quoted 438 427 504
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,001 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 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
(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 -15 21 £34,750 +15.83% 6
Prudhoe - 1 - -
Software Engineer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 31 (93.94%) Software Engineering
2 25 (75.76%) C#
3 23 (69.70%) .NET
4 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
7 15 (45.45%) SQL
7 15 (45.45%) MVC
8 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
8 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
9 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
10 11 (33.33%) OO
11 10 (30.30%) Web Services
11 10 (30.30%) Finance
12 9 (27.27%) XML
12 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
12 9 (27.27%) C++
12 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (24.24%) jQuery
13 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
13 8 (24.24%) IIS
13 8 (24.24%) CRM
14 7 (21.21%) Scrum
14 7 (21.21%) PHP
14 7 (21.21%) WCF
14 7 (21.21%) LINQ
15 6 (18.18%) Marketing
15 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS

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 8 (24.24%) IIS
2 4 (12.12%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.15%) SaaS
3 4 (12.12%) Heroku
4 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) HTTP
1 4 (12.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.09%) MySQL
4 2 (6.06%) Big Data
4 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.12%) CruiseControl
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
3 4 (12.12%) Advertising
3 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) .NET
2 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET
3 10 (30.30%) Web Services
4 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (27.27%) XML
5 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
5 8 (24.24%) jQuery
6 7 (21.21%) LINQ
6 7 (21.21%) WCF
7 6 (18.18%) CSS
7 6 (18.18%) HTML
8 5 (15.15%) CSS3
8 5 (15.15%) HTML5
9 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (12.12%) JSON
9 4 (12.12%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (12.12%) REST
10 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
10 2 (6.06%) Flash
10 2 (6.06%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.03%) Physics
3 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
1 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
1 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (93.94%) Software Engineering
2 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (45.45%) MVC
4 11 (33.33%) OO
5 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (24.24%) CRM
6 7 (21.21%) Scrum
7 6 (18.18%) Project Management
8 5 (15.15%) TDD
9 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
9 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (12.12%) ERP
9 4 (12.12%) ITIL
9 4 (12.12%) Migration
9 4 (12.12%) Multithreading
9 4 (12.12%) Online Marketing
9 4 (12.12%) Release Management
9 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) C#
2 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 9 (27.27%) C++
5 7 (21.21%) PHP
6 6 (18.18%) C
6 6 (18.18%) Java
6 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 5 (15.15%) Python
8 2 (6.06%) ActionScript
8 2 (6.06%) Scala
9 1 (3.03%) Perl
9 1 (3.03%) PHP 5
9 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.03%) Google
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