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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 53 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 25 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.02% 4.02% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.27% 4.19% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 17
Median salary £34,875 £29,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.22% +8.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £57,500 £45,750
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
585 501 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.05% 95.79% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 514 414 443
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
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
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 30 July 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 -2 25 £34,875 +18.22% 4
Software Engineer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 40 (95.24%) Software Engineering
2 26 (61.90%) C#
3 24 (57.14%) .NET
4 22 (52.38%) SQL
5 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
7 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
8 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
9 14 (33.33%) XML
9 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 14 (33.33%) MVC
9 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (30.95%) jQuery
10 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
11 12 (28.57%) OO
11 12 (28.57%) LINQ
11 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
12 11 (26.19%) C++
13 9 (21.43%) HTML
13 9 (21.43%) CSS
14 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
14 8 (19.05%) C
14 8 (19.05%) Web Services
14 8 (19.05%) Windows
14 8 (19.05%) Scrum
14 8 (19.05%) TDD
14 8 (19.05%) HTML5
14 8 (19.05%) CSS3
14 8 (19.05%) Windows Server
15 7 (16.67%) SDLC

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 6 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) ColdFusion
2 2 (4.76%) Confluence
2 2 (4.76%) Documentum
3 1 (2.38%) Captiva
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.52%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (14.29%) CruiseControl
3 2 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.90%) Marketing
4 3 (7.14%) Advertising
5 2 (4.76%) Electronics
6 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) .NET
2 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (33.33%) XML
4 13 (30.95%) jQuery
5 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 12 (28.57%) LINQ
6 9 (21.43%) CSS
6 9 (21.43%) HTML
7 8 (19.05%) CSS3
7 8 (19.05%) HTML5
7 8 (19.05%) Web Services
8 7 (16.67%) WCF
9 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (14.29%) JSON
9 6 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (4.76%) Alternative PHP Cache
10 2 (4.76%) Flash
10 2 (4.76%) JSP
11 1 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
1 3 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Life Science
3 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.38%) Physics
3 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.38%) Statistics
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
1 8 (19.05%) Windows Server
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.52%) Linux
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.76%) Solaris
4 2 (4.76%) Unix
5 1 (2.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (95.24%) Software Engineering
2 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (33.33%) MVC
4 12 (28.57%) OO
5 8 (19.05%) Scrum
5 8 (19.05%) TDD
6 7 (16.67%) ITIL
6 7 (16.67%) Migration
6 7 (16.67%) SDLC
7 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (14.29%) CRM
7 6 (14.29%) Project Management
8 4 (9.52%) Web Development
9 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.14%) Online Marketing
9 3 (7.14%) OOP
10 2 (4.76%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) C#
2 22 (52.38%) SQL
3 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.19%) C++
5 8 (19.05%) C
5 8 (19.05%) T-SQL
6 7 (16.67%) PHP
7 6 (14.29%) Java
8 5 (11.90%) MATLAB
9 4 (9.52%) Python
10 3 (7.14%) Perl
11 2 (4.76%) ActionScript
11 2 (4.76%) PHP 5
12 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) MISRA
1 3 (7.14%) MISRA C
2 1 (2.38%) ISO13485
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
1 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) EMC
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Pega
2 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.38%) Google
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