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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 29 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 34 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.60% 5.94% 5.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 6.60% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 24
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +19.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
425 379 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 82.52% 90.02% 87.50%
Number of salaries quoted 359 340 373
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +6 30 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Gateshead - 1 £45,000 - 1
Software Engineering
North East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 30 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.84%) Java
3 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
3 26 (35.14%) HTML
3 26 (35.14%) SQL
3 26 (35.14%) .NET
4 22 (29.73%) C#
4 22 (29.73%) CSS
5 20 (27.03%) TDD
6 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
6 18 (24.32%) Node.js
7 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
7 17 (22.97%) Scrum
8 16 (21.62%) Web Development
9 15 (20.27%) MVC
9 15 (20.27%) C++
10 14 (18.92%) Degree
10 14 (18.92%) HTML5
11 13 (17.57%) PHP
11 13 (17.57%) OO
12 12 (16.22%) AngularJS
13 11 (14.86%) jQuery
13 11 (14.86%) Linux
14 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET
14 10 (13.51%) Web Services
14 10 (13.51%) T-SQL
14 10 (13.51%) NoSQL
15 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
15 9 (12.16%) Git (software)
15 9 (12.16%) Open Source

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 5 (6.76%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.41%) Documentum
3 3 (4.05%) WordPress
4 2 (2.70%) CMS
4 2 (2.70%) Drupal
4 2 (2.70%) IIS
4 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.35%) Captiva
5 1 (1.35%) Confluence
5 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
2 2 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Visualfiles
2 4 (5.41%) Magento
3 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.70%) OpenCart
3 2 (2.70%) osCommerce
4 1 (1.35%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.51%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.76%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.41%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.41%) MySQL
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.05%) Grunt
3 3 (4.05%) JIRA
4 2 (2.70%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.70%) Subversion
4 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.35%) gulp
5 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (12.16%) Games
2 8 (10.81%) Advertising
3 5 (6.76%) Automotive
3 5 (6.76%) Law
4 4 (5.41%) Electronics
4 4 (5.41%) Finance
5 3 (4.05%) Retail
6 2 (2.70%) Marketing
6 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (62.16%) Developer
2 33 (44.59%) Software Engineer
3 12 (16.22%) Software Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) C# Developer
6 9 (12.16%) .NET Software Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) Java Developer
7 8 (10.81%) .NET Developer
7 8 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (9.46%) C# Software Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
9 6 (8.11%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (8.11%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (8.11%) C++ Developer
10 5 (6.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (6.76%) PHP Developer
11 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.14%) .NET
1 26 (35.14%) HTML
2 22 (29.73%) CSS
3 18 (24.32%) Node.js
4 14 (18.92%) HTML5
5 12 (16.22%) AngularJS
6 11 (14.86%) jQuery
7 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET
7 10 (13.51%) Web Services
8 9 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (10.81%) .NET Framework
9 8 (10.81%) CSS3
9 8 (10.81%) Spring
9 8 (10.81%) XML
10 7 (9.46%) React
11 4 (5.41%) REST
11 4 (5.41%) Spring MVC
11 4 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (5.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 3 (4.05%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
1 6 (8.11%) Visualisation
2 5 (6.76%) Oculus Rift
3 4 (5.41%) Blog
3 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.41%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.05%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.05%) Kinect
4 3 (4.05%) Mobile Games
4 3 (4.05%) Online Games
5 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.70%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (2.70%) HTC Vive
5 2 (2.70%) User Experience
6 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.35%) Life Science
6 1 (1.35%) Statistics
6 1 (1.35%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Linux
2 6 (8.11%) Windows
3 5 (6.76%) Android
3 5 (6.76%) Unix
4 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.41%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.35%) CentOS
6 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.03%) TDD
3 17 (22.97%) Scrum
4 16 (21.62%) Web Development
5 15 (20.27%) MVC
6 13 (17.57%) OO
7 9 (12.16%) Case Management
7 9 (12.16%) Open Source
8 8 (10.81%) Front End Development
8 8 (10.81%) Kanban
8 8 (10.81%) Microservices
9 5 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.41%) BDD
10 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.41%) Change Management
10 4 (5.41%) Content Management
10 4 (5.41%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.41%) Pair Programming
10 4 (5.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) Java
2 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 26 (35.14%) SQL
3 22 (29.73%) C#
4 15 (20.27%) C++
5 13 (17.57%) PHP
6 10 (13.51%) T-SQL
7 8 (10.81%) Scala
8 6 (8.11%) Perl
9 5 (6.76%) VB.NET
9 5 (6.76%) VBA
10 4 (5.41%) Clojure
11 3 (4.05%) C
12 2 (2.70%) Go
12 2 (2.70%) HLSL
13 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.35%) F#
13 1 (1.35%) Groovy
13 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Degree
2 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Docker
1 2 (2.70%) Firmware
1 2 (2.70%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Ansible
1 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.76%) LexisNexis
3 4 (5.41%) EMC
3 4 (5.41%) Pega
4 3 (4.05%) Sun
5 2 (2.70%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (2.70%) Google
5 2 (2.70%) Tableau
6 1 (1.35%) IFS
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.35%) Remedy
6 1 (1.35%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.35%) Zend
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