Period
to 17 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Durham during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
North East > Durham
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 82 109 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 36.44% 31.78% 26.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.14% 33.44% 27.69%
Number of salaries quoted 43 96 66
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,300 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £51,250 £46,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Durham
Permanent vacancies in Durham with a recognized job title 215 326 260
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.56% 95.04% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 148 275 240
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,600 £55,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,625
% change year-on-year +2.56% +0.97% +3.00%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Durham

Developer
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Durham.

Salary trend for Developer in Durham

Developer
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Durham over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Durham

Developer
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Durham region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Darlington 0 16 £35,000 -7.89% 14
Stockton-on-Tees -8 10 £47,500 +45.04% 3
Newton Aycliffe - 3 £21,500 - 1
Barnard Castle - 1 £35,000 - 2
Billingham - 1 £45,000 -
Developer
North East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Durham region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 59 (71.95%) .NET
2 58 (70.73%) C#
3 50 (60.98%) JavaScript
4 29 (35.37%) SharePoint
5 28 (34.15%) HTML
6 27 (32.93%) CSS
6 27 (32.93%) Mentoring
7 26 (31.71%) Driving Licence
8 24 (29.27%) Continuous Delivery
8 24 (29.27%) Deployment Automation
8 24 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (25.61%) SQL
10 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
12 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
13 15 (18.29%) T-SQL
14 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET
14 14 (17.07%) MVC
14 14 (17.07%) HTML5
15 13 (15.85%) .NET Framework
16 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
16 12 (14.63%) Java
17 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
18 10 (12.20%) Apache
18 10 (12.20%) jQuery
18 10 (12.20%) Relational Database
19 9 (10.98%) AngularJS
20 8 (9.76%) ETL
20 8 (9.76%) PHP
20 8 (9.76%) Oracle

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 29 (35.37%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.20%) Apache
3 8 (9.76%) IIS
4 5 (6.10%) JBoss
5 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.22%) CMS
6 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.22%) nginx
6 1 (1.22%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.22%) Sitefinity
6 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.22%) G Suite
3 1 (1.22%) Google Play
3 1 (1.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.20%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.54%) MySQL
3 7 (8.54%) RDBMS
3 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.32%) Power BI
5 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (2.44%) Cognos Report Studio
8 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.22%) MS Access
9 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.22%) QlikView
9 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.44%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.44%) PHPUnit
3 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.22%) Babel
4 1 (1.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (6.10%) Banking
2 3 (3.66%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Games
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (71.95%) .NET
2 28 (34.15%) HTML
3 27 (32.93%) CSS
4 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET
4 14 (17.07%) HTML5
5 13 (15.85%) .NET Framework
6 10 (12.20%) jQuery
7 9 (10.98%) AngularJS
8 7 (8.54%) CSS3
8 7 (8.54%) Entity Framework
9 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (6.10%) Hibernate
10 5 (6.10%) Spring
10 5 (6.10%) Spring Boot
10 5 (6.10%) Web Services
11 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (4.88%) JSON
11 4 (4.88%) REST
11 4 (4.88%) XML
12 3 (3.66%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.71%) Driving Licence
2 4 (4.88%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.66%) User Experience
4 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.44%) Robotics
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) Fintech
5 1 (1.22%) iPhone
5 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Windows
2 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) Mentoring
2 24 (29.27%) Continuous Delivery
2 24 (29.27%) Deployment Automation
2 24 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.07%) MVC
5 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
6 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (9.76%) ETL
8 7 (8.54%) Microservices
8 7 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (8.54%) Scrum
8 7 (8.54%) Web Development
9 6 (7.32%) OOP
10 5 (6.10%) API Design
10 5 (6.10%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
11 4 (4.88%) Open Source
11 4 (4.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (70.73%) C#
2 50 (60.98%) JavaScript
3 21 (25.61%) SQL
4 15 (18.29%) T-SQL
5 12 (14.63%) Java
6 8 (9.76%) PHP
7 7 (8.54%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.10%) Bash Shell
8 5 (6.10%) C
8 5 (6.10%) C++
8 5 (6.10%) Korn
9 4 (4.88%) TypeScript
9 4 (4.88%) VBA
10 3 (3.66%) VB
11 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.22%) Ruby
11 1 (1.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.76%) Oracle
3 3 (3.66%) Kofax
4 2 (2.44%) ABBYY
4 2 (2.44%) Cognos
4 2 (2.44%) Google
4 2 (2.44%) Tableau
5 1 (1.22%) Lotus