The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Senior Developer
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 49 23
Rank change year-on-year +12 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 11 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.90% 3.75% 9.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 3.97% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 42
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,700 £34,525
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.10% +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 275 479 397
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.52% 94.48% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 238 429 337
Median salary £37,500 £36,384 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.06% +3.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) MySQL
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 9 (47.37%) HTML
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 8 (42.11%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) PHP
5 6 (31.58%) OO
5 6 (31.58%) HTML5
6 5 (26.32%) jQuery
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) Web Development
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 5 (26.32%) C#
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (21.05%) MVC
7 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (21.05%) TDD
8 3 (15.79%) CMS
8 3 (15.79%) Content Management
8 3 (15.79%) WCF
8 3 (15.79%) Internet
8 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
8 3 (15.79%) Web Services
8 3 (15.79%) XML
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.79%) Git (software)

Senior 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 3 (15.79%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) MySQL
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
2 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) HTML5
4 5 (26.32%) jQuery
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) CSS3
6 3 (15.79%) WCF
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) XML
7 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.53%) SOAP
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.26%) Java EE
8 1 (5.26%) JSON
8 1 (5.26%) Laravel
8 1 (5.26%) Middleware
8 1 (5.26%) Spring
8 1 (5.26%) Vaadin
8 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
1 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) OO
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Web Development
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Content Management
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
5 2 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) Line Management
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (10.53%) Open Source
5 2 (10.53%) Open Source Development
5 2 (10.53%) SOLID
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) OOP
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) PHP
4 5 (26.32%) C#
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) Clojure
6 1 (5.26%) Groovy
6 1 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Zend
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ronald James Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago