The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 27 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 38 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.08% 5.04% 6.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.76% 5.53% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 39
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £30,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineering
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
434 416 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 80.82% 91.23% 87.46%
Number of salaries quoted 338 368 459
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,780
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Tyne and Wear region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 9 December 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 +19 32 £40,000 +18.51% 7
Gateshead -2 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Software Engineering
North East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 44 (47.31%) JavaScript
2 42 (45.16%) HTML
3 39 (41.94%) CSS
4 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (34.41%) SQL
6 31 (33.33%) Java
7 30 (32.26%) .NET
8 29 (31.18%) C#
9 27 (29.03%) jQuery
10 25 (26.88%) HTML5
11 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
12 21 (22.58%) TDD
12 21 (22.58%) Scrum
12 21 (22.58%) CSS3
13 20 (21.51%) Node.js
13 20 (21.51%) Web Development
13 20 (21.51%) MVC
14 19 (20.43%) OO
15 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
15 18 (19.35%) Degree
16 17 (18.28%) Web Services
17 16 (17.20%) C++
17 16 (17.20%) AngularJS
18 14 (15.05%) Games
18 14 (15.05%) ASP.NET
18 14 (15.05%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (15.05%) Front End Development
19 13 (13.98%) Open Source
19 13 (13.98%) NoSQL
19 13 (13.98%) .NET Framework

Software Engineering
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 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (6.45%) Documentum
2 4 (4.30%) Confluence
2 4 (4.30%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.23%) IIS
3 3 (3.23%) WordPress
4 2 (2.15%) Captiva
4 2 (2.15%) CMS
4 2 (2.15%) Drupal
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) Simulink
3 1 (1.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Visualfiles
2 4 (4.30%) Magento
2 4 (4.30%) nopCommerce
3 3 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.15%) OpenCart
4 2 (2.15%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.98%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.75%) MySQL
4 9 (9.68%) MongoDB
5 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (4.30%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.30%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Grunt
2 7 (7.53%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.38%) JIRA
3 5 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.30%) Subversion
5 3 (3.23%) CruiseControl
5 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.15%) JUnit
6 2 (2.15%) Selenium
7 1 (1.08%) CocoaPods
7 1 (1.08%) gulp
General
1 14 (15.05%) Games
2 7 (7.53%) Finance
3 5 (5.38%) Advertising
3 5 (5.38%) Automotive
3 5 (5.38%) Electronics
3 5 (5.38%) Law
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
4 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (65.59%) Developer
2 40 (43.01%) Software Engineer
3 15 (16.13%) C# Developer
4 14 (15.05%) .NET Developer
4 14 (15.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 14 (15.05%) Software Developer
5 12 (12.90%) C# Software Engineer
6 11 (11.83%) .NET Software Engineer
6 11 (11.83%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (11.83%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (10.75%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (9.68%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (9.68%) Java Developer
9 8 (8.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (8.60%) Senior Developer
10 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (6.45%) PHP Developer
11 5 (5.38%) C++ Developer
11 5 (5.38%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (45.16%) HTML
2 39 (41.94%) CSS
3 30 (32.26%) .NET
4 27 (29.03%) jQuery
5 25 (26.88%) HTML5
6 21 (22.58%) CSS3
7 20 (21.51%) Node.js
8 17 (18.28%) Web Services
9 16 (17.20%) AngularJS
10 14 (15.05%) ASP.NET
10 14 (15.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (13.98%) .NET Framework
12 11 (11.83%) React
12 11 (11.83%) XML
13 9 (9.68%) Backbone.js
13 9 (9.68%) Spring
14 5 (5.38%) LINQ
14 5 (5.38%) Ruby on Rails
15 4 (4.30%) Ajax
15 4 (4.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.60%) Mobile Games
2 8 (8.60%) Online Games
3 6 (6.45%) Algorithms
3 6 (6.45%) Visualisation
4 5 (5.38%) Oculus Rift
5 4 (4.30%) Blog
5 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.30%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (3.23%) Kinect
6 3 (3.23%) Life Science
7 2 (2.15%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.15%) HTC Vive
7 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.15%) Statistics
7 2 (2.15%) User Experience
8 1 (1.08%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.90%) Windows
2 11 (11.83%) Linux
3 7 (7.53%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.38%) Android
4 5 (5.38%) Unix
5 4 (4.30%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.23%) Solaris
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (22.58%) Scrum
2 21 (22.58%) TDD
3 20 (21.51%) MVC
3 20 (21.51%) Web Development
4 19 (20.43%) OO
5 14 (15.05%) Front End Development
6 13 (13.98%) Open Source
7 12 (12.90%) Kanban
8 11 (11.83%) Case Management
9 10 (10.75%) High Availability
10 8 (8.60%) Coaching
10 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.60%) E-Commerce
10 8 (8.60%) Refactoring
10 8 (8.60%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (8.60%) Test Automation
10 8 (8.60%) Web Design
11 7 (7.53%) Microservices
11 7 (7.53%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (47.31%) JavaScript
2 32 (34.41%) SQL
3 31 (33.33%) Java
4 29 (31.18%) C#
5 16 (17.20%) C++
6 11 (11.83%) PHP
6 11 (11.83%) T-SQL
7 8 (8.60%) C
8 6 (6.45%) Perl
8 6 (6.45%) Ruby
9 5 (5.38%) MATLAB
9 5 (5.38%) VB.NET
9 5 (5.38%) VBA
10 4 (4.30%) Scala
11 2 (2.15%) Clojure
11 2 (2.15%) HLSL
11 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.08%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.08%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.08%) Go
Qualifications
1 18 (19.35%) Degree
2 11 (11.83%) Security Cleared
3 8 (8.60%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) QA
2 3 (3.23%) MISRA
2 3 (3.23%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.08%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Docker
1 2 (2.15%) Firmware
1 2 (2.15%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Ansible
1 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.60%) Sun
3 6 (6.45%) EMC
3 6 (6.45%) Pega
4 5 (5.38%) LexisNexis
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle
5 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.15%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.08%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.08%) Google
7 1 (1.08%) IFS
7 1 (1.08%) Remedy
7 1 (1.08%) Tableau
7 1 (1.08%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.08%) Zend
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