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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 26 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 52 31 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.18% 6.20% 5.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.70% 7.33% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 26
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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
536 423 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.28% 84.60% 79.88%
Number of salaries quoted 465 351 355
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £54,700
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +7 50 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Gateshead +5 2 £41,500 +84.44% 1
Software Engineering
North East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 50 (52.08%) HTML
1 50 (52.08%) JavaScript
2 46 (47.92%) C#
3 44 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (41.67%) HTML5
5 39 (40.63%) Java
5 39 (40.63%) CSS
6 33 (34.38%) SQL
6 33 (34.38%) Degree
7 32 (33.33%) .NET
8 30 (31.25%) jQuery
9 29 (30.21%) CSS3
10 27 (28.13%) OO
11 26 (27.08%) Microsoft
12 25 (26.04%) MVC
13 24 (25.00%) Web Development
14 23 (23.96%) Scrum
15 22 (22.92%) SQL Server
16 21 (21.88%) ASP.NET
16 21 (21.88%) Node.js
17 20 (20.83%) AngularJS
17 20 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
17 20 (20.83%) Computer Science
18 19 (19.79%) Web Services
18 19 (19.79%) React
19 17 (17.71%) XML
19 17 (17.71%) .NET Framework
20 16 (16.67%) C++
20 16 (16.67%) TDD
21 14 (14.58%) MySQL

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 7 (7.29%) Apache Spark
2 6 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.17%) Confluence
3 4 (4.17%) Documentum
3 4 (4.17%) IIS
3 4 (4.17%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.08%) Captiva
4 2 (2.08%) CMS
4 2 (2.08%) ColdFusion
4 2 (2.08%) Drupal
4 2 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.13%) Simulink
3 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (4.17%) nopCommerce
2 2 (2.08%) Magento
2 2 (2.08%) OpenCart
2 2 (2.08%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.08%) SaaS
3 1 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.58%) MySQL
3 7 (7.29%) Big Data
3 7 (7.29%) Hadoop
4 6 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Grunt
2 7 (7.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.21%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.17%) CruiseControl
4 4 (4.17%) JIRA
4 4 (4.17%) Subversion
5 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.08%) JUnit
5 2 (2.08%) Selenium
6 1 (1.04%) CocoaPods
6 1 (1.04%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.04%) Maven
6 1 (1.04%) Mockito
General
1 13 (13.54%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Games
3 5 (5.21%) Marketing
4 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.13%) Advertising
5 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.08%) Electronics
7 1 (1.04%) Automotive
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (70.83%) Developer
2 45 (46.88%) Software Engineer
3 30 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 24 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 24 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 22 (22.92%) C# Software Engineer
6 21 (21.88%) C# Software Developer
7 20 (20.83%) .NET Developer
8 16 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (14.58%) .NET Software Developer
9 14 (14.58%) .NET Software Engineer
10 10 (10.42%) Java Developer
11 9 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (8.33%) PHP Developer
12 8 (8.33%) SQL Developer
13 7 (7.29%) Architect
13 7 (7.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (52.08%) HTML
2 40 (41.67%) HTML5
3 39 (40.63%) CSS
4 32 (33.33%) .NET
5 30 (31.25%) jQuery
6 29 (30.21%) CSS3
7 21 (21.88%) ASP.NET
7 21 (21.88%) Node.js
8 20 (20.83%) AngularJS
8 20 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (19.79%) React
9 19 (19.79%) Web Services
10 17 (17.71%) .NET Framework
10 17 (17.71%) XML
11 12 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
12 10 (10.42%) LINQ
13 9 (9.38%) Backbone.js
13 9 (9.38%) WCF
14 6 (6.25%) JSON
15 5 (5.21%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.33%) Mobile Games
2 8 (8.33%) Online Games
3 6 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.21%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.17%) Visualisation
6 3 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (3.13%) Life Science
6 3 (3.13%) User Experience
7 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.08%) Statistics
8 1 (1.04%) Clustering
8 1 (1.04%) Kinect
8 1 (1.04%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.04%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (1.04%) Physics
8 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.50%) Windows
2 9 (9.38%) Linux
3 7 (7.29%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.13%) Android
5 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.13%) Solaris
5 3 (3.13%) Unix
6 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (28.13%) OO
3 25 (26.04%) MVC
4 24 (25.00%) Web Development
5 23 (23.96%) Scrum
6 16 (16.67%) TDD
7 13 (13.54%) Front End Development
8 12 (12.50%) Kanban
9 11 (11.46%) Web Design
10 10 (10.42%) High Availability
10 10 (10.42%) Web Application Development
11 9 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (9.38%) Open Source
12 8 (8.33%) Coaching
12 8 (8.33%) Microservices
12 8 (8.33%) Refactoring
12 8 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (8.33%) Test Automation
13 7 (7.29%) Migration
13 7 (7.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 50 (52.08%) JavaScript
2 46 (47.92%) C#
3 39 (40.63%) Java
4 33 (34.38%) SQL
5 16 (16.67%) C++
6 12 (12.50%) PHP
7 11 (11.46%) T-SQL
8 10 (10.42%) Scala
9 6 (6.25%) C
10 5 (5.21%) MATLAB
10 5 (5.21%) Perl
10 5 (5.21%) Ruby
11 4 (4.17%) PHP 5
12 2 (2.08%) ActionScript
12 2 (2.08%) Python
12 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.04%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (34.38%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.04%) HNC
5 1 (1.04%) HND
5 1 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) MISRA
2 3 (3.13%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.04%) ISO13485
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) Docker
2 2 (2.08%) LXC
3 1 (1.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.38%) Sun
3 4 (4.17%) EMC
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle
3 4 (4.17%) Pega
4 3 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.08%) Rally
6 1 (1.04%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.04%) Google
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 43,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 250000 - 35000
Posted: 5 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 33,000 - 37,000
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £37088 - £52387 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Up to £70,000
Posted: 18 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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