The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Durham during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Software Developer
North East / Durham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 25 34
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 8 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 4.94% 4.03% 3.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.97% 4.08% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 3
Median salary £40,000 £24,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -38.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 161 147 180
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 99.38% 98.66% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 561 428 691
Median salary £35,000 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.91% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £55,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

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 28 June 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
Darlington - 6 £40,000 - 1
Stockton-on-Tees - 2 £37,500 -
Software Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) HTML
3 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (75.00%) CSS
4 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (58.33%) Web Services
6 6 (50.00%) SOAP
6 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (50.00%) REST
7 4 (33.33%) jQuery
7 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 4 (33.33%) Retail
8 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (16.67%) Web Development
9 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 2 (16.67%) Java
9 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
9 2 (16.67%) Degree
9 2 (16.67%) WCF
9 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (8.33%) SDLC
10 1 (8.33%) Secure Coding

Software 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 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) REST
4 6 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (16.67%) WCF
8 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
8 1 (8.33%) HTML5
8 1 (8.33%) LINQ
8 1 (8.33%) Node.js
8 1 (8.33%) Spring
8 1 (8.33%) Swing
8 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Secure Coding
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) SOLID
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Cognos
Darlington, County Durham
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 26 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 26 days ago