Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 201 311 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 26.91% 31.22% 47.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.84% 33.19% 48.93%
Number of salaries quoted 182 264 407
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,025 £23,825 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £37,900 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.06% +1.07% +7.14%

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 722 937 795
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 94.08% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 622 783 681
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £38,959 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £23,800 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £39,131 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -0.94% +5.33% +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 92 (45.77%) JavaScript
2 85 (42.29%) HTML
3 77 (38.31%) CSS
4 76 (37.81%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (34.83%) .NET
6 67 (33.33%) Java
7 65 (32.34%) Web Development
8 57 (28.36%) C#
9 54 (26.87%) SQL Server
10 53 (26.37%) MVC
11 51 (25.37%) SQL
12 50 (24.88%) AngularJS
13 48 (23.88%) Advertising
13 48 (23.88%) PHP
13 48 (23.88%) HTML5
14 37 (18.41%) ASP.NET
15 36 (17.91%) Degree
16 29 (14.43%) MySQL
17 28 (13.93%) Microsoft
17 28 (13.93%) Software Engineering
18 27 (13.43%) OO
18 27 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
19 25 (12.44%) SMS
19 25 (12.44%) SDLC
20 23 (11.44%) Scrum
20 23 (11.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 22 (10.95%) Git (software)
21 22 (10.95%) Mobile App
21 22 (10.95%) React
22 21 (10.45%) Android

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 13 (6.47%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.99%) CMS
2 6 (2.99%) WordPress
3 4 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.49%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.00%) Drupal
6 1 (0.50%) Apache
6 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.50%) Documentum
6 1 (0.50%) JBoss
6 1 (0.50%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.50%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.50%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.50%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (7.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (5.47%) Dynamics GP
3 7 (3.48%) Magento
4 5 (2.49%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.50%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.49%) GitHub
3 3 (1.49%) Google Play
3 3 (1.49%) SaaS
4 2 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.00%) iTunes
5 1 (0.50%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.44%) SMS
2 1 (0.50%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (26.87%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.43%) MySQL
3 23 (11.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.48%) Power BI
7 5 (2.49%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.99%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.99%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.99%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.00%) Big Data
10 2 (1.00%) QlikView
10 2 (1.00%) RavenDB
11 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 22 (10.95%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.98%) Subversion
3 6 (2.99%) Selenium
3 6 (2.99%) WebDriver
4 5 (2.49%) Maven
4 5 (2.49%) SpecFlow
5 4 (1.99%) Gradle
5 4 (1.99%) JIRA
5 4 (1.99%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.00%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.00%) MSTest
7 2 (1.00%) NUnit
7 2 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.50%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.50%) JUnit
8 1 (0.50%) Mockito
8 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (23.88%) Advertising
2 11 (5.47%) Marketing
2 11 (5.47%) Retail
3 10 (4.98%) Finance
4 5 (2.49%) Games
4 5 (2.49%) Publishing
5 2 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (42.29%) HTML
2 77 (38.31%) CSS
3 70 (34.83%) .NET
4 50 (24.88%) AngularJS
5 48 (23.88%) HTML5
6 37 (18.41%) ASP.NET
7 27 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (10.95%) React
9 19 (9.45%) CSS3
9 19 (9.45%) jQuery
10 18 (8.96%) Spring
10 18 (8.96%) WPF
11 15 (7.46%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (7.46%) Laravel
12 14 (6.97%) Hibernate
12 14 (6.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (5.97%) Node.js
14 10 (4.98%) Backbone.js
15 7 (3.48%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.95%) Mobile App
2 14 (6.97%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.48%) User Experience
5 7 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.00%) Animation
6 2 (1.00%) Fintech
6 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.50%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.45%) Android
2 19 (9.45%) Apple iOS
3 11 (5.47%) Windows
4 10 (4.98%) Linux
5 2 (1.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.50%) CentOS
6 1 (0.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (37.81%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (32.34%) Web Development
3 53 (26.37%) MVC
4 28 (13.93%) Software Engineering
5 27 (13.43%) OO
6 25 (12.44%) SDLC
7 23 (11.44%) Scrum
8 20 (9.95%) TDD
9 18 (8.96%) CRM
9 18 (8.96%) SOLID
10 17 (8.46%) Test Automation
11 16 (7.96%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (7.96%) Front End Development
11 16 (7.96%) User Stories
12 12 (5.97%) Domain-Driven Design
13 11 (5.47%) E-Commerce
13 11 (5.47%) Unit Testing
14 9 (4.48%) Android Development
14 9 (4.48%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 92 (45.77%) JavaScript
2 67 (33.33%) Java
3 57 (28.36%) C#
4 51 (25.37%) SQL
5 48 (23.88%) PHP
6 11 (5.47%) VBA
7 9 (4.48%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.98%) Python
9 7 (3.48%) C
10 4 (1.99%) C++
11 3 (1.49%) ES6
11 3 (1.49%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.49%) Scala
11 3 (1.49%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.00%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.00%) PHP 5
12 2 (1.00%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.00%) R
12 2 (1.00%) VB
13 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (17.91%) Degree
2 4 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.50%) Docker
1 1 (0.50%) ISA Server
1 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (13.93%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.47%) Xamarin
3 11 (5.47%) Oracle
4 7 (3.48%) Zend
5 5 (2.49%) Google
6 4 (1.99%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.49%) Apple
8 2 (1.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.50%) Cognos
9 1 (0.50%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.50%) Pega
9 1 (0.50%) Progress
9 1 (0.50%) SAP
9 1 (0.50%) Tableau
9 1 (0.50%) Telerik
9 1 (0.50%) Twitter
9 1 (0.50%) VMware