The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £34,750 in advertised job vacancies in Durham during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
North East / Durham
Rank 25 17 19
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 2.92% 10.53% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.05% 10.53% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 3
Median salary £34,750 £24,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.79% -37.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £24,000 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £38,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 131 114 87
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 95.62% 100.00% 90.63%
Number of salaries quoted 120 82 69
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Durham

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Durham

Software 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 Software Developer within the Durham region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 2 £31,250 - 1
Darlington - 1 £35,000 -
Software Developer
North East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (33.33%) ERP
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) RESTful
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (22.22%) SOLID
6 1 (11.11%) Angular 2
6 1 (11.11%) .NET Core
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Advertising
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Angular 2
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) Node.js
5 1 (11.11%) Sass
5 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) ERP
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) SOLID
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) MVVM
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Clojure
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
2 1 (11.11%) Xamarin
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