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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 41 60 46
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 28 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.17% 1.81% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 1.90% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 19
Median salary £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,375 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,738 £52,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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
518 474 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.57% 95.37% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 437 397 460
Median salary £37,626 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.33% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +22 26 £35,000 +55.55% 6
Gateshead -4 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 29 September 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 52 (96.30%) Software Engineering
2 34 (62.96%) C#
3 31 (57.41%) SQL
4 30 (55.56%) .NET
5 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
6 21 (38.89%) ASP.NET
6 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
7 20 (37.04%) XML
7 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 20 (37.04%) MVC
8 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
8 15 (27.78%) HTML
8 15 (27.78%) CSS
8 15 (27.78%) T-SQL
8 15 (27.78%) jQuery
8 15 (27.78%) .NET Framework
9 14 (25.93%) LINQ
9 14 (25.93%) Web Services
10 13 (24.07%) C++
11 11 (20.37%) Windows
11 11 (20.37%) OO
11 11 (20.37%) Finance
11 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
12 10 (18.52%) CSS3
12 10 (18.52%) Scrum
12 10 (18.52%) ITIL
12 10 (18.52%) HTML5
12 10 (18.52%) TDD

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 9 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (14.81%) IIS
3 6 (11.11%) Documentum
4 3 (5.56%) Confluence
5 2 (3.70%) Captiva
5 2 (3.70%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (7.41%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (14.81%) CruiseControl
2 8 (14.81%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.56%) JIRA
4 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.56%) Automotive
3 3 (5.56%) Games
3 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (55.56%) .NET
2 21 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 20 (37.04%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (37.04%) XML
4 15 (27.78%) .NET Framework
4 15 (27.78%) CSS
4 15 (27.78%) HTML
4 15 (27.78%) jQuery
5 14 (25.93%) LINQ
5 14 (25.93%) Web Services
6 10 (18.52%) CSS3
6 10 (18.52%) HTML5
7 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (12.96%) WCF
9 6 (11.11%) JSON
10 3 (5.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 2 (3.70%) Alternative PHP Cache
11 2 (3.70%) Flash
11 2 (3.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.56%) Kinect
2 3 (5.56%) Oculus Rift
3 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.70%) Statistics
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Life Science
4 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Windows
1 11 (20.37%) Windows Server
2 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (9.26%) Linux
4 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.56%) Solaris
4 3 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (96.30%) Software Engineering
2 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.04%) MVC
4 11 (20.37%) OO
5 10 (18.52%) ITIL
5 10 (18.52%) Scrum
5 10 (18.52%) TDD
6 8 (14.81%) Automated Testing
6 8 (14.81%) Business Analysis
6 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (14.81%) CRM
6 8 (14.81%) Project Management
7 7 (12.96%) SDLC
8 6 (11.11%) Case Management
8 6 (11.11%) Change Management
8 6 (11.11%) Content Management
8 6 (11.11%) Migration
9 4 (7.41%) Web Development
10 3 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 34 (62.96%) C#
2 31 (57.41%) SQL
3 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 15 (27.78%) T-SQL
5 13 (24.07%) C++
6 7 (12.96%) C
6 7 (12.96%) Java
7 5 (9.26%) MATLAB
8 4 (7.41%) Perl
8 4 (7.41%) PHP
9 2 (3.70%) ActionScript
9 2 (3.70%) PHP 5
9 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) MISRA
1 3 (5.56%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.85%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) EMC
2 6 (11.11%) Pega
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) Red Hat
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