Period
to 14 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 286 187 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.43% 26.60% 32.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.57% 27.58% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 239 169 275
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.33% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,050 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £51,400
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

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 906 678 937
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.38% 96.44% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 756 585 785
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £41,896 £38,959 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.54% -1.37% +5.33%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,100 £60,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £39,131 £39,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.33% +4.00%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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.

1 121 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 107 (37.41%) .NET
2 107 (37.41%) Java
3 100 (34.97%) C#
3 100 (34.97%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (33.57%) HTML
5 93 (32.52%) SQL
6 91 (31.82%) CSS
7 88 (30.77%) MVC
8 87 (30.42%) TDD
9 86 (30.07%) Git (software)
10 74 (25.87%) Microsoft
11 68 (23.78%) AngularJS
12 66 (23.08%) ASP.NET
12 66 (23.08%) SQL Server
13 62 (21.68%) Software Engineering
13 62 (21.68%) Web Development
14 51 (17.83%) BDD
15 47 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
16 46 (16.08%) jQuery
16 46 (16.08%) PHP
16 46 (16.08%) ASP.NET MVC
17 45 (15.73%) React
17 45 (15.73%) OO
18 42 (14.69%) HTML5
19 41 (14.34%) .NET Framework
20 40 (13.99%) Scrum
21 39 (13.64%) Unit Testing
22 36 (12.59%) Subversion
23 35 (12.24%) Spring

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 (4.55%) CMS
2 12 (4.20%) Confluence
2 12 (4.20%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.85%) WordPress
4 7 (2.45%) Apache Solr
4 7 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.10%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.40%) nginx
7 3 (1.05%) Apache
7 3 (1.05%) Drupal
7 3 (1.05%) Jetty
8 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.35%) IIS
9 1 (0.35%) JBoss
9 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.35%) InDesign
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Magento
2 2 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 32 (11.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.24%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.50%) Office 365
4 4 (1.40%) GitHub
4 4 (1.40%) SaaS
5 2 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.35%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.35%) iTunes
6 1 (0.35%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.15%) SMS
2 7 (2.45%) Internet
3 3 (1.05%) HTTP
3 3 (1.05%) Intranet
4 1 (0.35%) Firewall
4 1 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.14%) MySQL
3 25 (8.74%) NoSQL
4 18 (6.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (5.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (4.55%) Power BI
8 10 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (2.10%) QlikView
9 6 (2.10%) Relational Database
10 5 (1.75%) Pentaho
10 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.40%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.05%) OLAP
12 3 (1.05%) OLAP Cube
12 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2016
13 2 (0.70%) Qlik Sense
13 2 (0.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 86 (30.07%) Git (software)
2 36 (12.59%) Subversion
3 23 (8.04%) JUnit
4 19 (6.64%) Jenkins
5 18 (6.29%) Mercurial
5 18 (6.29%) Selenium
6 17 (5.94%) JIRA
7 16 (5.59%) Cucumber
8 14 (4.90%) Bitbucket
8 14 (4.90%) Visual Studio
9 13 (4.55%) Maven
10 10 (3.50%) GitLab
10 10 (3.50%) Gradle
11 6 (2.10%) gulp
11 6 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.75%) webpack
13 4 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (1.40%) Vagrant
14 2 (0.70%) Gatling
14 2 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (12.24%) Advertising
2 8 (2.80%) Finance
2 8 (2.80%) Marketing
3 7 (2.45%) Retail
4 4 (1.40%) Games
5 1 (0.35%) Automotive
5 1 (0.35%) Banking
5 1 (0.35%) Law
5 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.35%) Publishing
5 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (37.41%) .NET
2 96 (33.57%) HTML
3 91 (31.82%) CSS
4 68 (23.78%) AngularJS
5 66 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 46 (16.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 46 (16.08%) jQuery
7 45 (15.73%) React
8 42 (14.69%) HTML5
9 41 (14.34%) .NET Framework
10 35 (12.24%) Spring
11 33 (11.54%) Node.js
12 31 (10.84%) Web Services
13 29 (10.14%) Entity Framework
13 29 (10.14%) JSON
14 28 (9.79%) Hibernate
15 26 (9.09%) Spring Boot
16 24 (8.39%) Laravel
17 22 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
17 22 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.04%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (5.94%) Algorithms
2 17 (5.94%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (5.59%) Data Structures
4 10 (3.50%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.80%) User Experience
6 7 (2.45%) Blog
6 7 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.10%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.05%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.70%) EPoS
9 2 (0.70%) Fintech
9 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.70%) Podcast
9 2 (0.70%) Social Media
9 2 (0.70%) Social Network
9 2 (0.70%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.64%) Linux
2 5 (1.75%) Android
2 5 (1.75%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.40%) Windows
4 1 (0.35%) Solaris
4 1 (0.35%) Unix
4 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (34.97%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (30.77%) MVC
3 87 (30.42%) TDD
4 62 (21.68%) Software Engineering
4 62 (21.68%) Web Development
5 51 (17.83%) BDD
6 47 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (15.73%) OO
8 40 (13.99%) Scrum
9 39 (13.64%) Unit Testing
10 32 (11.19%) Front End Development
11 30 (10.49%) Test Automation
12 26 (9.09%) Pair Programming
13 25 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (8.74%) Problem-Solving
14 24 (8.39%) Microservices
15 22 (7.69%) OOP
16 21 (7.34%) Decision-Making
17 18 (6.29%) Domain-Driven Design
18 17 (5.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 121 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 107 (37.41%) Java
3 100 (34.97%) C#
4 93 (32.52%) SQL
5 46 (16.08%) PHP
6 31 (10.84%) Python
7 23 (8.04%) TypeScript
8 15 (5.24%) C++
9 12 (4.20%) Scala
10 11 (3.85%) Java 8
11 7 (2.45%) Ruby
12 6 (2.10%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.75%) ES6
13 5 (1.75%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.40%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.05%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.05%) C
15 3 (1.05%) Kotlin
15 3 (1.05%) VB
16 2 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (11.19%) Degree
2 11 (3.85%) DBS Check
3 4 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.70%) PhD
5 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.64%) QA
2 4 (1.40%) GDPR
3 3 (1.05%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (9.09%) Docker
2 2 (0.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.35%) Ansible
2 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (25.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.15%) Twitter
3 7 (2.45%) Sitecore
4 6 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (2.10%) Zend
5 5 (1.75%) Oracle
6 3 (1.05%) Adobe
6 3 (1.05%) Apple
6 3 (1.05%) Google
7 2 (0.70%) Facebook
8 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.35%) IBM
8 1 (0.35%) Nintex
8 1 (0.35%) Siebel
8 1 (0.35%) Xamarin