The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Developer
England / North East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 179 278 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 31.35% 35.10% 46.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.19% 37.07% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 166 252 337
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,200 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £52,400 £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 556 750 754
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 97.37% 94.70% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 489 680 650
Median salary £37,062 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 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 June 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 0 124 £37,500 +4.16% 32
Durham -1 48 £35,000 -2.77% 7
Northumberland +2 7 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 203 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (49.01%) .NET
3 196 (48.51%) JavaScript
4 184 (45.54%) HTML
5 180 (44.55%) C#
6 148 (36.63%) MVC
7 140 (34.65%) CSS
8 131 (32.43%) SQL Server
9 125 (30.94%) ASP.NET
10 121 (29.95%) SQL
11 95 (23.51%) Web Development
12 93 (23.02%) .NET Framework
12 93 (23.02%) Java
13 92 (22.77%) TDD
14 88 (21.78%) AngularJS
15 82 (20.30%) Git (software)
16 81 (20.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 81 (20.05%) HTML5
17 69 (17.08%) RESTful
17 69 (17.08%) jQuery
18 68 (16.83%) BDD
19 64 (15.84%) Entity Framework
20 60 (14.85%) ASP.NET Web API
20 60 (14.85%) WCF
21 58 (14.36%) Web Services
22 57 (14.11%) PHP
23 52 (12.87%) Degree
24 51 (12.62%) Ruby
25 50 (12.38%) Computer Science
26 49 (12.13%) Node.js

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 26 (6.44%) CMS
2 19 (4.70%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (3.47%) Umbraco
4 9 (2.23%) WordPress
5 8 (1.98%) Apache Spark
6 4 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.50%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.50%) Confluence
7 2 (0.50%) Mule
7 2 (0.50%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.50%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.25%) Drupal
8 1 (0.25%) IIS
8 1 (0.25%) JBoss
8 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.25%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (1.73%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (1.73%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.49%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 43 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (8.91%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (5.94%) SaaS
4 15 (3.71%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 15 (3.71%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 9 (2.23%) GitHub
6 6 (1.49%) Slack
7 3 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.46%) HTTP
2 12 (2.97%) Intranet
3 10 (2.48%) Internet
4 4 (0.99%) SMS
5 1 (0.25%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.25%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.25%) Firewall
5 1 (0.25%) RS-232
5 1 (0.25%) RS-485
5 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 42 (10.40%) MySQL
2 42 (10.40%) SQL Server 2014
3 35 (8.66%) NoSQL
4 23 (5.69%) MongoDB
5 13 (3.22%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.97%) Big Data
6 12 (2.97%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (2.48%) Hadoop
7 10 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (2.23%) DataStax
9 5 (1.24%) SAP BW
9 5 (1.24%) SAP HANA
10 4 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 82 (20.30%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.95%) TeamCity
3 14 (3.47%) Subversion
4 9 (2.23%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (1.49%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.99%) Gradle
7 4 (0.99%) Grunt
7 4 (0.99%) gulp
7 4 (0.99%) JIRA
7 4 (0.99%) Maven
8 3 (0.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 3 (0.74%) JUnit
8 3 (0.74%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (0.74%) Protractor
8 3 (0.74%) Selenium
8 3 (0.74%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.50%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.50%) git-flow
10 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
General
1 32 (7.92%) Advertising
1 32 (7.92%) Games
2 26 (6.44%) Marketing
3 18 (4.46%) Finance
3 18 (4.46%) Retail
4 15 (3.71%) Law
5 13 (3.22%) Electronics
6 11 (2.72%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.23%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.25%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (49.01%) .NET
2 184 (45.54%) HTML
3 140 (34.65%) CSS
4 125 (30.94%) ASP.NET
5 93 (23.02%) .NET Framework
6 88 (21.78%) AngularJS
7 81 (20.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 81 (20.05%) HTML5
8 69 (17.08%) jQuery
8 69 (17.08%) RESTful
9 64 (15.84%) Entity Framework
10 60 (14.85%) ASP.NET Web API
10 60 (14.85%) WCF
11 58 (14.36%) Web Services
12 49 (12.13%) Node.js
13 43 (10.64%) REST
14 40 (9.90%) CSS3
15 39 (9.65%) SOAP
16 36 (8.91%) Spring
17 32 (7.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.38%) Computer Science
2 37 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (9.16%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (6.68%) User Experience
4 26 (6.44%) Mobile App
5 22 (5.45%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (4.21%) NHS
7 10 (2.48%) Blog
8 9 (2.23%) FMCG
9 5 (1.24%) e-Learning
9 5 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.99%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.74%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.74%) Animation
11 3 (0.74%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.50%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.50%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.25%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.94%) Apple iOS
2 23 (5.69%) Android
3 18 (4.46%) Linux
4 5 (1.24%) Windows
5 3 (0.74%) Unix
6 2 (0.50%) Debian
7 1 (0.25%) CentOS
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (36.63%) MVC
3 95 (23.51%) Web Development
4 92 (22.77%) TDD
5 68 (16.83%) BDD
6 47 (11.63%) Web Application Development
7 44 (10.89%) Scrum
8 41 (10.15%) Waterfall
9 38 (9.41%) Unit Testing
10 28 (6.93%) Software Engineering
11 25 (6.19%) OO
12 24 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (5.94%) Front End Development
13 23 (5.69%) Dependency Injection
13 23 (5.69%) Kanban
14 22 (5.45%) CRM
15 21 (5.20%) Multithreading
16 20 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (4.95%) E-Commerce
16 20 (4.95%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 196 (48.51%) JavaScript
2 180 (44.55%) C#
3 121 (29.95%) SQL
4 93 (23.02%) Java
5 57 (14.11%) PHP
6 51 (12.62%) Ruby
7 32 (7.92%) Python
8 23 (5.69%) Scala
9 21 (5.20%) Clojure
10 19 (4.70%) F#
10 19 (4.70%) VB.NET
11 16 (3.96%) C++
12 10 (2.48%) TypeScript
13 8 (1.98%) R
13 8 (1.98%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.49%) ABAP
14 6 (1.49%) VB
15 5 (1.24%) Perl
15 5 (1.24%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.99%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 52 (12.87%) Degree
2 27 (6.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.24%) PhD
4 3 (0.74%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.50%) QA
2 1 (0.25%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (0.99%) Firmware
2 2 (0.50%) Docker
2 2 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.25%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 19 (4.70%) Kibana
2 4 (0.99%) Puppet
3 3 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.50%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.50%) Terraform
5 1 (0.25%) Nagios
5 1 (0.25%) Opsview
Vendors
1 46 (11.39%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.41%) Google
3 21 (5.20%) Oracle
4 17 (4.21%) Xamarin
5 16 (3.96%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (3.71%) Pega
6 15 (3.71%) SAP
6 15 (3.71%) ServiceNow
7 14 (3.47%) Apple
8 8 (1.98%) Zend
9 6 (1.49%) Cognizant
10 4 (0.99%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.74%) Appcelerator
11 3 (0.74%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.74%) Perforce
12 2 (0.50%) Adobe
12 2 (0.50%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.25%) Blue Prism
13 1 (0.25%) Splunk
13 1 (0.25%) Tableau
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
BlueSalt Recruitment
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Morson International
Posted: 6 days ago
Corbridge, Northumberland
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Converted Media
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum (DOE)
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum £Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 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: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
County Durham
Rullion
Salary: £35000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cramlington
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ronald James Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ronald James Group
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Ronald James Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago