The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 30 24
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 23 39 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.13% 7.78% 10.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.16% 9.33% 11.99%
Number of salaries quoted 22 31 43
Median salary £45,000 £34,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.49% -0.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £11,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 251 418 367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.69% 83.43% 85.15%
Number of salaries quoted 217 366 289
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,800 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Newcastle upon Tyne

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Degree
3 15 (39.47%) TDD
4 14 (36.84%) Java
5 12 (31.58%) C++
6 11 (28.95%) PHP
6 11 (28.95%) CSS
7 10 (26.32%) Scrum
7 10 (26.32%) HTML
7 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
7 10 (26.32%) HTML5
8 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (23.68%) Pair Programming
8 9 (23.68%) Web Development
8 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
9 8 (21.05%) Perl
9 8 (21.05%) C#
9 8 (21.05%) Node.js
10 7 (18.42%) Line Management
10 7 (18.42%) Web Services
10 7 (18.42%) Linux
10 7 (18.42%) Mathematics
11 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (15.79%) Advertising
11 6 (15.79%) Windows
11 6 (15.79%) SQL
11 6 (15.79%) DevOps
12 5 (13.16%) Go
12 5 (13.16%) BDD

Software Engineering
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 2 (5.26%) Confluence
1 2 (5.26%) nginx
1 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Documentum
2 1 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) HTTP
1 3 (7.89%) SSL
2 1 (2.63%) 802.15
2 1 (2.63%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.89%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.89%) Maven
3 3 (7.89%) Subversion
4 2 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.26%) Gradle
4 2 (5.26%) Selenium
5 1 (2.63%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) MSTest
5 1 (2.63%) NUnit
5 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (15.79%) Advertising
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Software Engineer
2 17 (44.74%) Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Software Developer
4 10 (26.32%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (23.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 7 (18.42%) C++ Developer
6 7 (18.42%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Java Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
10 2 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) AWS Software Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) CSS
2 10 (26.32%) HTML
2 10 (26.32%) HTML5
3 8 (21.05%) Node.js
4 7 (18.42%) Web Services
5 5 (13.16%) .NET
5 5 (13.16%) Spring
6 4 (10.53%) jQuery
7 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.89%) CSS3
7 3 (7.89%) REST
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.26%) CherryPy
8 2 (5.26%) Dropwizard
8 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
8 2 (5.26%) LINQ
8 2 (5.26%) MFC
8 2 (5.26%) SOAP
8 2 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) CCTV
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) iPad
3 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) Android
3 2 (5.26%) Unix
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.63%) CentOS
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) TDD
3 10 (26.32%) Scrum
4 9 (23.68%) Pair Programming
4 9 (23.68%) Web Development
5 7 (18.42%) Line Management
5 7 (18.42%) Mathematics
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.79%) DevOps
7 5 (13.16%) BDD
8 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
8 4 (10.53%) MVC
8 4 (10.53%) OO
8 4 (10.53%) OOP
8 4 (10.53%) Open Source
8 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.89%) Open Source Development
9 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) C++
3 11 (28.95%) PHP
4 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
5 8 (21.05%) C#
5 8 (21.05%) Perl
6 6 (15.79%) SQL
7 5 (13.16%) Go
7 5 (13.16%) Scala
8 3 (7.89%) Python
9 2 (5.26%) Ruby
10 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.63%) C
10 1 (2.63%) Clojure
10 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) etcd
2 1 (2.63%) Firmware
2 1 (2.63%) flannel
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Kubernetes
1 3 (7.89%) Terraform
2 2 (5.26%) HAProxy
2 2 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) Consul
3 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Salt
3 1 (2.63%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Google
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) EMC
2 1 (2.63%) ILOG
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
2 1 (2.63%) Pega
2 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Converted Media
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (DOE)
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive salary plus bonus & bene
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago