The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,062 in advertised job vacancies in the North East 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
Developer
England / North East
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 225 251 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 36.12% 38.79% 39.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.75% 40.10% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 214 234 254
Median salary £37,062 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.95% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 596 626 683
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.67% 96.75% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 546 532 580
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in the North East

Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the North East.

Salary trend for Developer in the North East

Developer
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in the North East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in the North East

Developer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear 0 163 £37,062 +1.53% 60
Durham 0 44 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Northumberland -1 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Teesside 0 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 North East region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 249 (52.75%) JavaScript
2 234 (49.58%) Agile Software Development
3 213 (45.13%) HTML
4 201 (42.58%) .NET
5 177 (37.50%) C#
6 176 (37.29%) CSS
7 170 (36.02%) MVC
8 137 (29.03%) SQL
9 129 (27.33%) Java
9 129 (27.33%) SQL Server
10 117 (24.79%) ASP.NET
11 101 (21.40%) Web Development
12 96 (20.34%) Git (software)
13 90 (19.07%) jQuery
14 87 (18.43%) PHP
15 82 (17.37%) TDD
16 79 (16.74%) .NET Framework
16 79 (16.74%) HTML5
17 72 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC
18 71 (15.04%) RESTful
19 69 (14.62%) Scrum
20 68 (14.41%) OO
20 68 (14.41%) AngularJS
21 64 (13.56%) BDD
22 63 (13.35%) Web Services
23 58 (12.29%) Entity Framework
24 56 (11.86%) Microsoft
25 55 (11.65%) MySQL
26 54 (11.44%) REST
27 52 (11.02%) Spring

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 38 (8.05%) CMS
2 26 (5.51%) Umbraco
3 13 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (2.75%) WordPress
4 5 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.64%) Apache
5 3 (0.64%) Apache Solr
5 3 (0.64%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.42%) Mule
6 2 (0.42%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.42%) nginx
6 2 (0.42%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.21%) Confluence
7 1 (0.21%) JBoss
7 1 (0.21%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (1.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.48%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (1.48%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.42%) MS Office
4 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.69%) Magento
2 5 (1.06%) Visualfiles
3 4 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.21%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.39%) SaaS
4 9 (1.91%) GitHub
5 5 (1.06%) PaaS
5 5 (1.06%) Slack
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.14%) HTTP
2 8 (1.69%) Intranet
3 5 (1.06%) HTTPS
3 5 (1.06%) Internet
4 1 (0.21%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (27.33%) SQL Server
2 55 (11.65%) MySQL
3 42 (8.90%) NoSQL
4 39 (8.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 23 (4.87%) MongoDB
6 16 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.33%) Hadoop
8 10 (2.12%) Big Data
9 9 (1.91%) Relational Database
9 9 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.06%) DocumentDB
12 5 (1.06%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.85%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 96 (20.34%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.03%) Subversion
3 16 (3.39%) gulp
3 16 (3.39%) TeamCity
4 15 (3.18%) Grunt
4 15 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (2.12%) Aptana Studio
5 10 (2.12%) Firebug
5 10 (2.12%) PhpStorm
6 9 (1.91%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.69%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.69%) Maven
8 6 (1.27%) Karma Test Runner
8 6 (1.27%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.64%) Gradle
9 3 (0.64%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.64%) JUnit
9 3 (0.64%) Protractor
9 3 (0.64%) Selenium
10 2 (0.42%) git-flow
General
1 33 (6.99%) Advertising
2 29 (6.14%) Games
3 22 (4.66%) Marketing
4 21 (4.45%) Finance
5 17 (3.60%) Law
5 17 (3.60%) Retail
6 10 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.27%) Electronics
8 4 (0.85%) Automotive
8 4 (0.85%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.64%) Back Office
9 3 (0.64%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (45.13%) HTML
2 201 (42.58%) .NET
3 176 (37.29%) CSS
4 117 (24.79%) ASP.NET
5 90 (19.07%) jQuery
6 79 (16.74%) .NET Framework
6 79 (16.74%) HTML5
7 72 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 71 (15.04%) RESTful
9 68 (14.41%) AngularJS
10 63 (13.35%) Web Services
11 58 (12.29%) Entity Framework
12 54 (11.44%) REST
13 52 (11.02%) Spring
14 50 (10.59%) Node.js
15 44 (9.32%) WCF
16 43 (9.11%) ASP.NET Web API
17 37 (7.84%) CSS3
18 35 (7.42%) SOAP
19 34 (7.20%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 48 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
2 45 (9.53%) User Experience
3 41 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (7.84%) Mobile App
5 34 (7.20%) Computer Science
6 21 (4.45%) FMCG
7 19 (4.03%) NHS
8 14 (2.97%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (1.91%) Blog
10 5 (1.06%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.64%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.42%) Animation
12 2 (0.42%) Augmented Reality
12 2 (0.42%) HTC Vive
12 2 (0.42%) Oculus Rift
13 1 (0.21%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.21%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.21%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.21%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (7.84%) Android
1 37 (7.84%) Apple iOS
2 34 (7.20%) Linux
3 15 (3.18%) Windows
4 8 (1.69%) Unix
5 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.21%) CentOS
6 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (49.58%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (36.02%) MVC
3 101 (21.40%) Web Development
4 82 (17.37%) TDD
5 69 (14.62%) Scrum
6 68 (14.41%) OO
7 64 (13.56%) BDD
8 47 (9.96%) Software Engineering
9 44 (9.32%) Unit Testing
10 40 (8.47%) Web Application Development
11 38 (8.05%) OOP
12 37 (7.84%) Waterfall
13 35 (7.42%) CRM
14 33 (6.99%) E-Commerce
15 29 (6.14%) SDLC
16 28 (5.93%) Translating Business Requirements
17 26 (5.51%) ERP
17 26 (5.51%) Technical Architecture
18 24 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
19 22 (4.66%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 249 (52.75%) JavaScript
2 177 (37.50%) C#
3 137 (29.03%) SQL
4 129 (27.33%) Java
5 87 (18.43%) PHP
6 46 (9.75%) Python
7 44 (9.32%) Ruby
8 40 (8.47%) Scala
9 32 (6.78%) Clojure
10 24 (5.08%) VB.NET
11 23 (4.87%) C++
12 17 (3.60%) T-SQL
13 13 (2.75%) F#
14 8 (1.69%) ABAP
14 8 (1.69%) TypeScript
15 7 (1.48%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.27%) VBA
17 5 (1.06%) Perl
17 5 (1.06%) VB
18 3 (0.64%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 51 (10.81%) Degree
2 5 (1.06%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.85%) PhD
4 3 (0.64%) A+ Certification
4 3 (0.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.21%) HND
5 1 (0.21%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 14 (2.97%) Kibana
2 3 (0.64%) Puppet
3 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.36%) Xamarin
3 27 (5.72%) Apple
4 26 (5.51%) Google
5 12 (2.54%) Pega
5 12 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (2.54%) ServiceNow
6 11 (2.33%) Oracle
7 10 (2.12%) SAP
8 9 (1.91%) Zend
9 5 (1.06%) LexisNexis
10 4 (0.85%) CA Agile Central
11 3 (0.64%) Cognizant
11 3 (0.64%) MuleSoft
12 2 (0.42%) Appcelerator
13 1 (0.21%) Cognos
13 1 (0.21%) New Relic
13 1 (0.21%) Perforce
13 1 (0.21%) Sitecore
13 1 (0.21%) Tableau
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Sage UK Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £29,500 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: Opportunity to learn functional programming languages such as Scala
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 33 days hol, 3.21% pension matched
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Healthcare, Gym Membership, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
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