The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Senior Software Developer
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 59 56
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 3 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.07% 1.35% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 1.43% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 7
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.69%  

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 273 488 397
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 97.15% 94.21% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 237 437 337
Median salary £39,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.40% +5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £59,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008

Senior Software 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOLID
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
Newcastle, Staffordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: 6 days ago