Period
to

The median annual salary for a Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

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
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 385 312 238
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 23.07% 26.83% 25.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.48% 28.86% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 328 274 210
10th Percentile £22,500 £30,000 £25,750
25th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% +3.66% -2.38%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £83,125 £65,000 £52,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,573 1,081 896
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.25% 92.95% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,056 836 707
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,000 £24,150
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £56,563 £50,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in the North East

Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Developer in the North East.

Salary trend for Developer in the North East

Developer
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Developer in the North East over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

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 6 months to 3 July 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Tyne and Wear 0 337 £50,000 +11.11% 61
Durham -23 23 £38,308 +7.91% 6
Northumberland +5 14 £24,000 - 4
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, Developer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 201 (52.21%) JavaScript
2 183 (47.53%) Agile
3 119 (30.91%) C#
4 117 (30.39%) React
5 110 (28.57%) CSS
6 103 (26.75%) HTML
7 91 (23.64%) PHP
7 91 (23.64%) .NET
8 82 (21.30%) Kubernetes
8 82 (21.30%) Docker
9 74 (19.22%) HTML5
10 71 (18.44%) jQuery
11 69 (17.92%) AWS
11 69 (17.92%) CSS3
12 66 (17.14%) Front End Development
13 65 (16.88%) Git (software)
14 64 (16.62%) Laravel
15 62 (16.10%) Java
15 62 (16.10%) .NET Core
16 60 (15.58%) Software Engineering
16 60 (15.58%) MVC
17 58 (15.06%) SQL
18 53 (13.77%) Linux
18 53 (13.77%) Azure
18 53 (13.77%) SaaS
19 50 (12.99%) Accessibility
20 48 (12.47%) Full Stack Development
20 48 (12.47%) Greenfield Project
20 48 (12.47%) Oracle
20 48 (12.47%) Microsoft

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 9 (2.34%) Tomcat
1 9 (2.34%) WordPress
2 4 (1.04%) Apache
2 4 (1.04%) nginx
3 2 (0.52%) CMS
3 2 (0.52%) Confluence
3 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.26%) SAS
4 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 21 (5.45%) Adobe XD
2 6 (1.56%) Camtasia
3 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Magento
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 69 (17.92%) AWS
2 53 (13.77%) Azure
2 53 (13.77%) SaaS
3 22 (5.71%) npm
4 14 (3.64%) Azure DevOps
5 9 (2.34%) GitHub
6 6 (1.56%) Power Platform
7 5 (1.30%) GitHub Actions
7 5 (1.30%) IaaS
8 4 (1.04%) BrowserStack
9 3 (0.78%) Microsoft 365
10 2 (0.52%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 2 (0.52%) Serverless
11 1 (0.26%) Asana
11 1 (0.26%) Azure Functions
11 1 (0.26%) Bitrise
11 1 (0.26%) Firebase
11 1 (0.26%) Google Play
11 1 (0.26%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.26%) HTTP
2 1 (0.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.31%) MySQL
2 20 (5.19%) SQL Server
3 12 (3.12%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.56%) Metadata
7 5 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.30%) Power BI
7 5 (1.30%) Redis
8 4 (1.04%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.78%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.78%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.26%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 65 (16.88%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.97%) webpack
3 8 (2.08%) JIRA
4 7 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.30%) Vagrant
5 5 (1.30%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.04%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.04%) Codeception
6 4 (1.04%) Grunt
6 4 (1.04%) gulp
6 4 (1.04%) PHPUnit
7 3 (0.78%) Cypress.io
8 2 (0.52%) GitLab
8 2 (0.52%) Selenium
8 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.26%) Appium
9 1 (0.26%) Crashlytics
9 1 (0.26%) Gradle
9 1 (0.26%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.26%) SonarQube
General
1 37 (9.61%) Finance
2 27 (7.01%) Social Skills
3 14 (3.64%) Marketing
4 10 (2.60%) Games
5 7 (1.82%) Public Sector
6 6 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.30%) Tech for Good
8 4 (1.04%) Retail
9 3 (0.78%) Automotive
9 3 (0.78%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 2 (0.52%) Police
11 1 (0.26%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) Back Office
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Local Government
11 1 (0.26%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.26%) Social Housing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (30.39%) React
2 110 (28.57%) CSS
3 103 (26.75%) HTML
4 91 (23.64%) .NET
5 74 (19.22%) HTML5
6 71 (18.44%) jQuery
7 69 (17.92%) CSS3
8 64 (16.62%) Laravel
9 62 (16.10%) .NET Core
10 45 (11.69%) AngularJS
11 41 (10.65%) REST
12 36 (9.35%) Java SE
13 29 (7.53%) Symfony
14 28 (7.27%) Doctrine
14 28 (7.27%) Zend Framework
15 26 (6.75%) Sass
15 26 (6.75%) Vue.js
16 25 (6.49%) Flutter
17 24 (6.23%) .NET Framework
17 24 (6.23%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.47%) Greenfield Project
2 34 (8.83%) Data Structures
3 31 (8.05%) User Experience
4 25 (6.49%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (2.60%) Tandem
6 8 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (2.08%) Virtual Team
7 7 (1.82%) e-Learning
8 6 (1.56%) Social Media
9 5 (1.30%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.78%) Robotics
11 2 (0.52%) Blockchain
11 2 (0.52%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.52%) NHS
11 2 (0.52%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.26%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.26%) IoT
12 1 (0.26%) Legacy Systems
12 1 (0.26%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 53 (13.77%) Linux
2 28 (7.27%) Debian
2 28 (7.27%) Ubuntu
3 11 (2.86%) Android
4 10 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (47.53%) Agile
2 66 (17.14%) Front End Development
3 60 (15.58%) MVC
3 60 (15.58%) Software Engineering
4 48 (12.47%) Full Stack Development
5 44 (11.43%) OO
6 43 (11.17%) Coaching
7 38 (9.87%) OOP
8 37 (9.61%) Fintech
9 34 (8.83%) Functional Programming
10 32 (8.31%) Clean Code
10 32 (8.31%) OO PHP
11 31 (8.05%) CI/CD
12 27 (7.01%) Mentoring
12 27 (7.01%) Scrum
13 25 (6.49%) DevOps
13 25 (6.49%) Web Development
14 24 (6.23%) Microservices
14 24 (6.23%) TDD
15 22 (5.71%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 201 (52.21%) JavaScript
2 119 (30.91%) C#
3 91 (23.64%) PHP
4 62 (16.10%) Java
5 58 (15.06%) SQL
6 44 (11.43%) Go
7 43 (11.17%) Python
7 43 (11.17%) TypeScript
8 25 (6.49%) T-SQL
9 14 (3.64%) ES6
10 12 (3.12%) Dart
11 8 (2.08%) C++
12 3 (0.78%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.78%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.52%) C
13 2 (0.52%) Ruby
14 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.26%) VBA
14 1 (0.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 33 (8.57%) CIW
1 33 (8.57%) OCA
1 33 (8.57%) OCP
1 33 (8.57%) Oracle Certification
2 15 (3.90%) Degree
3 9 (2.34%) HND
4 2 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (12.99%) Accessibility
2 45 (11.69%) WCAG
3 7 (1.82%) QA
4 5 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 82 (21.30%) Docker
2 4 (1.04%) Varnish
2 4 (1.04%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 82 (21.30%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.26%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (12.47%) Microsoft
1 48 (12.47%) Oracle
2 28 (7.27%) Zend
3 25 (6.49%) Adobe
4 12 (3.12%) Sage
5 4 (1.04%) New Relic
6 2 (0.52%) Google
6 2 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.52%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.52%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.26%) Apple
7 1 (0.26%) Databricks
7 1 (0.26%) HP
7 1 (0.26%) Nintex
7 1 (0.26%) Perforce
7 1 (0.26%) SAP
7 1 (0.26%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.26%) Snow