The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 45 32 44
Rank change year-on-year -13 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 8 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.09% 7.75% 5.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.19% 7.98% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 20
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -1.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £44,800 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 365 401 440
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.55% 97.09% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 333 357 369
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 13 (52.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) CSS
2 12 (48.00%) HTML
3 10 (40.00%) MySQL
3 10 (40.00%) PHP
3 10 (40.00%) HTML5
4 9 (36.00%) Web Development
5 8 (32.00%) Linux
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (28.00%) C#
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (24.00%) MVC
7 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
7 6 (24.00%) CSS3
8 5 (20.00%) OO
8 5 (20.00%) C++
9 4 (16.00%) Unix
9 4 (16.00%) Games
9 4 (16.00%) Web Application Development
9 4 (16.00%) Android
9 4 (16.00%) Scala
9 4 (16.00%) Clojure
9 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
9 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
9 4 (16.00%) jQuery
10 3 (12.00%) GWT
10 3 (12.00%) Computer Science

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (12.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) MySQL
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Gradle
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (16.00%) Games
2 2 (8.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
1 12 (48.00%) CSS
1 12 (48.00%) HTML
2 10 (40.00%) HTML5
3 6 (24.00%) CSS3
4 4 (16.00%) jQuery
5 3 (12.00%) GWT
5 3 (12.00%) Spring
5 3 (12.00%) Vaadin
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.00%) DirectX
6 2 (8.00%) Laravel
6 2 (8.00%) OpenGL
6 2 (8.00%) Symfony
6 2 (8.00%) WCF
6 2 (8.00%) XML
6 2 (8.00%) XSLT
7 1 (4.00%) REST
7 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (8.00%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (8.00%) HTC Vive
2 2 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (8.00%) Oculus Rift
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Android
2 4 (16.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Web Development
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
3 6 (24.00%) MVC
4 5 (20.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (16.00%) Web Application Development
6 3 (12.00%) Content Management
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.00%) OOP
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) TDD
7 2 (8.00%) Code Optimisation
7 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.00%) OOD
7 2 (8.00%) Physics
7 2 (8.00%) SDLC
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) PHP
4 7 (28.00%) C#
5 5 (20.00%) C++
6 4 (16.00%) Clojure
6 4 (16.00%) Scala
7 2 (8.00%) HLSL
7 2 (8.00%) SQL
8 1 (4.00%) Groovy
8 1 (4.00%) Python
8 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Zend
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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