Period
to 16 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

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

Developer
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 361 194 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 31.83% 32.61% 36.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.46% 33.56% 38.39%
Number of salaries quoted 297 177 312
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £24,100
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,500 £51,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% -2.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 1,112 578 930
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.06% 97.14% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 915 494 814
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £23,400
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,875 £57,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Developer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Developer
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 176 (48.75%) .NET
2 166 (45.98%) C#
3 145 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (37.95%) JavaScript
4 137 (37.95%) Microsoft
5 126 (34.90%) MVC
6 124 (34.35%) ASP.NET
7 123 (34.07%) SQL
8 113 (31.30%) Java
9 110 (30.47%) HTML
10 104 (28.81%) SQL Server
11 96 (26.59%) TDD
12 92 (25.48%) .NET Framework
12 92 (25.48%) CSS
13 84 (23.27%) Git (software)
14 81 (22.44%) AngularJS
14 81 (22.44%) Advertising
15 78 (21.61%) ASP.NET MVC
16 73 (20.22%) Software Engineering
17 58 (16.07%) Web Development
18 55 (15.24%) BDD
18 55 (15.24%) Entity Framework
19 54 (14.96%) jQuery
19 54 (14.96%) Scrum
19 54 (14.96%) Web Services
20 50 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web API
21 47 (13.02%) Microsoft Azure
22 46 (12.74%) HTML5
22 46 (12.74%) OO
23 45 (12.47%) RESTful

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 17 (4.71%) CMS
2 13 (3.60%) Umbraco
3 10 (2.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (2.22%) WordPress
5 6 (1.66%) Confluence
5 6 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.66%) nginx
6 5 (1.39%) Apache
6 5 (1.39%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.11%) JBoss
7 4 (1.11%) Kentico
8 3 (0.83%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.28%) Drupal
10 1 (0.28%) IIS
10 1 (0.28%) Jetty
10 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.28%) InDesign
2 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.39%) Magento
2 4 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 47 (13.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.77%) SaaS
4 8 (2.22%) GitHub
5 2 (0.55%) Office 365
6 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.28%) Force.com
6 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.28%) iTunes
6 1 (0.28%) npm
6 1 (0.28%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.99%) SMS
2 6 (1.66%) HTTP
3 4 (1.11%) Internet
4 3 (0.83%) Firewall
5 1 (0.28%) FTP
5 1 (0.28%) Intranet
5 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (28.81%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.76%) MySQL
3 27 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (6.65%) NoSQL
6 20 (5.54%) Power BI
7 18 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (2.77%) MongoDB
9 10 (2.77%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.66%) OLAP
11 6 (1.66%) OLAP Cube
11 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (1.39%) QlikView
13 4 (1.11%) Big Data
13 4 (1.11%) Pentaho
14 3 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
15 2 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 84 (23.27%) Git (software)
2 29 (8.03%) Subversion
3 24 (6.65%) Visual Studio
4 20 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (4.71%) Mercurial
6 14 (3.88%) JIRA
7 11 (3.05%) JUnit
7 11 (3.05%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (2.49%) NUnit
9 8 (2.22%) MSTest
9 8 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.94%) CocoaPods
10 7 (1.94%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.83%) gulp
11 3 (0.83%) ProC
12 2 (0.55%) Ant
12 2 (0.55%) GitLab
12 2 (0.55%) Grunt
12 2 (0.55%) Maven
13 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
General
1 81 (22.44%) Advertising
2 15 (4.16%) Finance
3 9 (2.49%) Marketing
4 5 (1.39%) Retail
5 4 (1.11%) Banking
6 3 (0.83%) Automotive
6 3 (0.83%) Electronics
6 3 (0.83%) Polish Language
7 2 (0.55%) Games
8 1 (0.28%) Law
8 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.28%) Publishing
8 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (48.75%) .NET
2 124 (34.35%) ASP.NET
3 110 (30.47%) HTML
4 92 (25.48%) .NET Framework
4 92 (25.48%) CSS
5 81 (22.44%) AngularJS
6 78 (21.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 55 (15.24%) Entity Framework
8 54 (14.96%) jQuery
8 54 (14.96%) Web Services
9 50 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 46 (12.74%) HTML5
11 45 (12.47%) React
11 45 (12.47%) RESTful
12 36 (9.97%) Node.js
13 30 (8.31%) JSON
14 27 (7.48%) Spring
15 25 (6.93%) REST
16 22 (6.09%) CSS3
17 21 (5.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.70%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (5.82%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (4.43%) Algorithms
3 16 (4.43%) Data Structures
4 11 (3.05%) User Experience
5 7 (1.94%) Blog
5 7 (1.94%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.94%) NHS
6 6 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.11%) Xbox
8 3 (0.83%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.83%) Device Driver
8 3 (0.83%) Digital Currency
8 3 (0.83%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.83%) Fintech
8 3 (0.83%) Smart Home
8 3 (0.83%) Social Network
8 3 (0.83%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.99%) Apple iOS
2 13 (3.60%) Android
3 12 (3.32%) Linux
4 10 (2.77%) Windows
5 5 (1.39%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.83%) Solaris
6 3 (0.83%) Unix
7 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (34.90%) MVC
3 96 (26.59%) TDD
4 73 (20.22%) Software Engineering
5 58 (16.07%) Web Development
6 55 (15.24%) BDD
7 54 (14.96%) Scrum
8 46 (12.74%) OO
9 44 (12.19%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (11.36%) Unit Testing
11 40 (11.08%) Front End Development
12 31 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (7.76%) Test Automation
14 25 (6.93%) Domain-Driven Design
14 25 (6.93%) SDLC
15 24 (6.65%) Pair Programming
16 23 (6.37%) Decision-Making
17 22 (6.09%) SOLID
18 21 (5.82%) Mentoring
19 19 (5.26%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 166 (45.98%) C#
2 137 (37.95%) JavaScript
3 123 (34.07%) SQL
4 113 (31.30%) Java
5 44 (12.19%) PHP
6 27 (7.48%) TypeScript
7 17 (4.71%) T-SQL
8 15 (4.16%) C++
8 15 (4.16%) Python
9 14 (3.88%) Apple Swift
10 13 (3.60%) Scala
11 11 (3.05%) Java 8
11 11 (3.05%) Ruby
12 10 (2.77%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.66%) ES6
13 6 (1.66%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.39%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.39%) VB
15 4 (1.11%) X++
16 3 (0.83%) Korn
Qualifications
1 28 (7.76%) Degree
2 3 (0.83%) ACCA
2 3 (0.83%) CIMA
2 3 (0.83%) Master's Degree
2 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.55%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.05%) QA
2 5 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.28%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (2.22%) Docker
2 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.28%) Ansible
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 137 (37.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.43%) Oracle
3 13 (3.60%) Sitecore
4 12 (3.32%) Xamarin
5 8 (2.22%) Twitter
6 6 (1.66%) Zend
7 5 (1.39%) Capita
8 4 (1.11%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.11%) SAP
9 3 (0.83%) Adobe
9 3 (0.83%) Epicor
9 3 (0.83%) Google
9 3 (0.83%) Infor
9 3 (0.83%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.83%) Sage
10 2 (0.55%) Apple
10 2 (0.55%) Facebook
11 1 (0.28%) IBM
11 1 (0.28%) Red Hat