Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 63 23
Rank change year-on-year +26 -40 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 40 27 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.59% 2.71% 9.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.78% 2.88% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 39 26 90
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £49,250 £52,500 £51,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 692 939 797
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 94.09% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 594 787 678
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £38,980 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.55% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £23,895
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £39,513 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.03% +5.33% +7.14%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 18 November 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 19 (47.50%) Java
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (42.50%) PHP
4 16 (40.00%) HTML
5 15 (37.50%) SQL
5 15 (37.50%) CSS
5 15 (37.50%) Web Development
6 13 (32.50%) MySQL
6 13 (32.50%) C#
7 12 (30.00%) .NET
7 12 (30.00%) Advertising
8 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.50%) Laravel
10 6 (15.00%) Degree
10 6 (15.00%) HTML5
11 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
11 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
11 5 (12.50%) OO
11 5 (12.50%) SMS
11 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.50%) Linux
11 5 (12.50%) Spring
11 5 (12.50%) MVC
12 4 (10.00%) TDD
12 4 (10.00%) Retail
12 4 (10.00%) Finance
12 4 (10.00%) OOP
12 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
12 4 (10.00%) WPF
13 3 (7.50%) Magento

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 1 (2.50%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) iTunes
2 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.50%) Maven
3 2 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (30.00%) Advertising
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (5.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) HTML
2 15 (37.50%) CSS
3 12 (30.00%) .NET
4 7 (17.50%) Laravel
5 6 (15.00%) HTML5
6 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 5 (12.50%) Spring
7 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.00%) WPF
8 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
8 3 (7.50%) LAMP
9 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (5.00%) CSS3
9 2 (5.00%) RESTful
9 2 (5.00%) RxSwift
9 2 (5.00%) Symfony
10 1 (2.50%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.50%) React
10 1 (2.50%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Animation
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.50%) Social Media
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Web Development
2 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.50%) MVC
3 5 (12.50%) OO
4 4 (10.00%) OOP
4 4 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.50%) Front End Development
5 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.50%) Microservices
5 3 (7.50%) Open Source
5 3 (7.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.50%) SOLID
6 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.00%) SDLC
6 2 (5.00%) Software Architecture
6 2 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) Java
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (42.50%) PHP
4 15 (37.50%) SQL
5 13 (32.50%) C#
6 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) Zend
3 1 (2.50%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat