Period
to 27 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 374 279 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.30% 38.22% 41.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.91% 39.52% 42.34%
Number of salaries quoted 318 263 325
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £37,062 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.67% +1.54% -2.67%
10th Percentile £27,125 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £51,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +4.17% -4.00%

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 1,103 706 796
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.22% 96.71% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 928 637 705
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,750 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.43% -1.41% +1.43%
10th Percentile £20,425 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,250 £57,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.57% - -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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.

1 190 (50.80%) .NET
2 179 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
3 175 (46.79%) C#
4 160 (42.78%) JavaScript
5 140 (37.43%) HTML
6 137 (36.63%) ASP.NET
7 133 (35.56%) Microsoft
8 126 (33.69%) MVC
9 112 (29.95%) Java
10 107 (28.61%) SQL
11 106 (28.34%) CSS
12 105 (28.07%) SQL Server
13 103 (27.54%) AngularJS
14 98 (26.20%) .NET Framework
15 90 (24.06%) TDD
16 87 (23.26%) Advertising
17 79 (21.12%) ASP.NET MVC
18 76 (20.32%) Software Engineering
19 69 (18.45%) HTML5
20 68 (18.18%) Git (software)
21 67 (17.91%) Web Development
22 65 (17.38%) Scrum
23 58 (15.51%) OO
23 58 (15.51%) BDD
24 57 (15.24%) Web Services
25 55 (14.71%) RESTful
26 53 (14.17%) ASP.NET Web API
27 52 (13.90%) jQuery
28 50 (13.37%) PHP
29 45 (12.03%) Microsoft Azure

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 20 (5.35%) CMS
2 11 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (2.41%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.07%) Apache
5 4 (1.07%) Confluence
5 4 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.07%) Kentico
5 4 (1.07%) nginx
5 4 (1.07%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.80%) JBoss
6 3 (0.80%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.53%) SAS
7 2 (0.53%) WordPress
8 1 (0.27%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.27%) Drupal
8 1 (0.27%) IIS
8 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (1.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.27%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.27%) InDesign
2 1 (0.27%) InVision
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.34%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.80%) Magento
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 45 (12.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.14%) SaaS
4 7 (1.87%) GitHub
5 3 (0.80%) Office 365
6 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.27%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.27%) Force.com
6 1 (0.27%) Google Play
6 1 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.27%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.88%) SMS
2 3 (0.80%) Firewall
2 3 (0.80%) HTTP
2 3 (0.80%) Internet
3 1 (0.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 35 (9.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (8.82%) MySQL
4 27 (7.22%) NoSQL
5 25 (6.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (4.81%) MongoDB
6 18 (4.81%) SQL Server 2016
7 17 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (4.28%) Power BI
9 12 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (2.67%) RavenDB
11 9 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (2.41%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.60%) Big Data
13 5 (1.34%) OLAP
13 5 (1.34%) OLAP Cube
13 5 (1.34%) QlikView
13 5 (1.34%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.53%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 68 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 21 (5.61%) Subversion
3 20 (5.35%) Visual Studio
4 19 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (3.21%) Mercurial
5 12 (3.21%) NUnit
6 11 (2.94%) MSTest
6 11 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
7 9 (2.41%) JIRA
8 7 (1.87%) CocoaPods
9 5 (1.34%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.07%) JUnit
11 3 (0.80%) Grunt
11 3 (0.80%) gulp
11 3 (0.80%) Maven
11 3 (0.80%) ProC
12 2 (0.53%) Android Studio
12 2 (0.53%) Ant
12 2 (0.53%) GitLab
General
1 87 (23.26%) Advertising
2 34 (9.09%) Finance
3 14 (3.74%) Marketing
4 9 (2.41%) Banking
5 3 (0.80%) Automotive
5 3 (0.80%) Electronics
5 3 (0.80%) Games
5 3 (0.80%) Polish Language
5 3 (0.80%) Retail
6 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.27%) Legal
7 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.27%) Publishing
7 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (50.80%) .NET
2 140 (37.43%) HTML
3 137 (36.63%) ASP.NET
4 106 (28.34%) CSS
5 103 (27.54%) AngularJS
6 98 (26.20%) .NET Framework
7 79 (21.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 69 (18.45%) HTML5
9 57 (15.24%) Web Services
10 55 (14.71%) RESTful
11 53 (14.17%) ASP.NET Web API
12 52 (13.90%) jQuery
13 43 (11.50%) Entity Framework
14 40 (10.70%) React
15 37 (9.89%) Node.js
16 33 (8.82%) REST
16 33 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 30 (8.02%) CSS3
18 29 (7.75%) Spring
19 28 (7.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.68%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (6.42%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (4.55%) User Experience
4 15 (4.01%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (3.74%) Mobile App
6 12 (3.21%) Algorithms
6 12 (3.21%) Data Structures
7 11 (2.94%) Fintech
8 7 (1.87%) NHS
9 6 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.34%) Social Network
11 4 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (1.07%) Xbox
12 3 (0.80%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.80%) Digital Currency
12 3 (0.80%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.80%) Smart Home
13 2 (0.53%) Computer Science
13 2 (0.53%) Replication
14 1 (0.27%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 18 (4.81%) Android
3 15 (4.01%) Windows
4 8 (2.14%) Linux
5 5 (1.34%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.80%) Solaris
6 3 (0.80%) Unix
7 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (33.69%) MVC
3 90 (24.06%) TDD
4 76 (20.32%) Software Engineering
5 67 (17.91%) Web Development
6 65 (17.38%) Scrum
7 58 (15.51%) BDD
7 58 (15.51%) OO
8 42 (11.23%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (8.82%) SOLID
10 32 (8.56%) Front End Development
11 30 (8.02%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (7.75%) Unit Testing
13 27 (7.22%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (6.95%) SDLC
15 25 (6.68%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
16 24 (6.42%) Mentoring
16 24 (6.42%) Test Automation
17 22 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
18 21 (5.61%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 175 (46.79%) C#
2 160 (42.78%) JavaScript
3 112 (29.95%) Java
4 107 (28.61%) SQL
5 50 (13.37%) PHP
6 26 (6.95%) TypeScript
7 25 (6.68%) T-SQL
8 21 (5.61%) VB.NET
9 17 (4.55%) VB
10 14 (3.74%) Apple Swift
10 14 (3.74%) Python
11 12 (3.21%) Scala
12 11 (2.94%) C++
13 10 (2.67%) Java 8
14 9 (2.41%) Ruby
15 7 (1.87%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.60%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.60%) VBA
17 4 (1.07%) ES6
17 4 (1.07%) X++
Qualifications
1 42 (11.23%) Degree
2 3 (0.80%) ACCA
2 3 (0.80%) CIMA
2 3 (0.80%) Master's Degree
2 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.41%) QA
2 4 (1.07%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.34%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 133 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.55%) Oracle
2 17 (4.55%) Xamarin
3 12 (3.21%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.60%) Zend
5 5 (1.34%) Twitter
6 4 (1.07%) Apple
6 4 (1.07%) Capita
6 4 (1.07%) Infor
6 4 (1.07%) SAP
7 3 (0.80%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.80%) Epicor
7 3 (0.80%) JD Edwards
7 3 (0.80%) Sage
7 3 (0.80%) Tableau
8 2 (0.53%) Adobe
8 2 (0.53%) Google
8 2 (0.53%) IBM
8 2 (0.53%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.27%) Sybase