Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Durham during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 108 71 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 32.14% 26.69% 46.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.86% 27.73% 47.07%
Number of salaries quoted 95 65 169
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,425
90th Percentile £51,250 £46,750 £50,000
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 319 256 410
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 96.24% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 269 236 352
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21,850 £24,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £39,131 £39,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year +0.33% +3.31% +7.15%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +1 39 £36,250 +0.69% 1
Stockton-on-Tees +2 15 £32,750 +9.17%
Hartlepool 0 3 £27,500 -19.12%
Seaham - 1 £30,000 -
Bishop Auckland - 1 - -
Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Developer 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 Durham region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 64 (59.26%) .NET
2 60 (55.56%) HTML
2 60 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 48 (44.44%) SQL
4 39 (36.11%) C#
5 38 (35.19%) Finance
6 36 (33.33%) Oracle
7 35 (32.41%) CSS
8 33 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (29.63%) MVC
10 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
11 30 (27.78%) Degree
12 29 (26.85%) .NET Framework
12 29 (26.85%) Marketing
13 28 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (25.00%) Computer Science
14 27 (25.00%) Oracle Database
15 26 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
15 26 (24.07%) Java
16 25 (23.15%) SAP
16 25 (23.15%) Electronics
16 25 (23.15%) Telecoms
16 25 (23.15%) Manufacturing
16 25 (23.15%) Programme Management
16 25 (23.15%) Data Management
16 25 (23.15%) DataStax
16 25 (23.15%) Digital Marketing
16 25 (23.15%) Computer Science Degree
17 23 (21.30%) PHP
18 21 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure

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 6 (5.56%) JBoss
1 6 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.70%) WordPress
3 3 (2.78%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.85%) Magento
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.78%) SaaS
4 2 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.85%) IaaS
4 2 (1.85%) PaaS
5 1 (0.93%) npm
5 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.48%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
2 27 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 25 (23.15%) DataStax
4 16 (14.81%) MySQL
5 10 (9.26%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (6.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (5.56%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.56%) RavenDB
7 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.70%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.85%) Big Data
10 2 (1.85%) OLAP
10 2 (1.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (1.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.85%) Subversion
3 1 (0.93%) GoogleTest
3 1 (0.93%) Grunt
3 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.93%) Mocha
3 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.93%) webpack
General
1 38 (35.19%) Finance
2 29 (26.85%) Marketing
3 25 (23.15%) Electronics
3 25 (23.15%) Manufacturing
3 25 (23.15%) Telecoms
4 18 (16.67%) Advertising
5 2 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (59.26%) .NET
2 60 (55.56%) HTML
3 35 (32.41%) CSS
4 29 (26.85%) .NET Framework
5 20 (18.52%) ASP.NET
6 16 (14.81%) AngularJS
7 15 (13.89%) Web Services
8 12 (11.11%) HTML5
9 11 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (8.33%) CSS3
10 9 (8.33%) jQuery
10 9 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (7.41%) Spring
12 7 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 7 (6.48%) REST
12 7 (6.48%) Sass
13 6 (5.56%) Hibernate
13 6 (5.56%) Node.js
13 6 (5.56%) SOAP
13 6 (5.56%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 26 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.85%) User Experience
5 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.93%) BBC
5 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) Robotics
5 1 (0.93%) Social Media
5 1 (0.93%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.63%) Linux
1 5 (4.63%) Unix
2 3 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (29.63%) MVC
3 28 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (23.15%) Data Management
4 25 (23.15%) Digital Marketing
4 25 (23.15%) Programme Management
5 20 (18.52%) Web Development
6 12 (11.11%) Scrum
7 10 (9.26%) OO
8 9 (8.33%) CRM
9 7 (6.48%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.48%) Web Application Development
10 6 (5.56%) API Design
10 6 (5.56%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.56%) ETL
10 6 (5.56%) OOP
10 6 (5.56%) SOA
11 5 (4.63%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (4.63%) Front End Development
12 4 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 48 (44.44%) SQL
3 39 (36.11%) C#
4 26 (24.07%) Java
5 23 (21.30%) PHP
6 9 (8.33%) C++
7 7 (6.48%) C
8 5 (4.63%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.63%) Korn
8 5 (4.63%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.78%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.85%) Clojure
11 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.93%) Ruby
11 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (27.78%) Degree
2 25 (23.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (33.33%) Oracle
2 25 (23.15%) SAP
3 16 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.78%) ABBYY
4 3 (2.78%) Kofax
5 2 (1.85%) Capita
5 2 (1.85%) Zend
6 1 (0.93%) Adobe
6 1 (0.93%) Apple
6 1 (0.93%) Facebook
6 1 (0.93%) Google
6 1 (0.93%) Sony
6 1 (0.93%) Tableau
6 1 (0.93%) Yahoo!