Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 417 485 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 29.76% 32.03% 45.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.77% 33.87% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 376 412 687
North East median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £51,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% +5.88%

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 1355 1432 1502
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.72% 94.58% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 1224 1299
North East median annual salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.30% +2.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear 0 285 £36,875 -2.70% 31
Durham +1 112 £35,000 - 16
Northumberland +2 13 £40,000 -
Teesside - 3 £46,500 -
Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 198 (47.48%) .NET
2 183 (43.88%) JavaScript
3 177 (42.45%) HTML
4 159 (38.13%) C#
5 148 (35.49%) Agile Software Development
6 142 (34.05%) CSS
7 137 (32.85%) MVC
8 132 (31.65%) SQL
9 125 (29.98%) SQL Server
10 118 (28.30%) Java
11 104 (24.94%) ASP.NET
12 101 (24.22%) Web Development
13 87 (20.86%) PHP
14 86 (20.62%) AngularJS
15 82 (19.66%) HTML5
16 77 (18.47%) Advertising
17 74 (17.75%) Degree
18 71 (17.03%) ASP.NET MVC
19 66 (15.83%) Microsoft
20 64 (15.35%) Oracle
21 59 (14.15%) Finance
22 52 (12.47%) MySQL
23 51 (12.23%) Business Intelligence
23 51 (12.23%) .NET Framework
24 48 (11.51%) Git (software)
25 45 (10.79%) SMS
25 45 (10.79%) OO
26 44 (10.55%) CSS3
26 44 (10.55%) Oracle Database
27 41 (9.83%) Marketing

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 25 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.88%) WordPress
3 9 (2.16%) CMS
4 8 (1.92%) JBoss
5 7 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.72%) IIS
6 3 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.48%) Apache
7 2 (0.48%) Drupal
7 2 (0.48%) nginx
7 2 (0.48%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.24%) Documentum
8 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.24%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (5.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.64%) Dynamics GP
3 10 (2.40%) Magento
4 8 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.96%) Sage X3
6 3 (0.72%) Shopify
7 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.92%) SaaS
3 4 (0.96%) GitHub
4 3 (0.72%) Google Play
5 2 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.48%) IaaS
5 2 (0.48%) iTunes
5 2 (0.48%) PaaS
6 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.24%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.24%) npm
6 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (10.79%) SMS
2 1 (0.24%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.24%) HTTP
2 1 (0.24%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (29.98%) SQL Server
2 52 (12.47%) MySQL
3 44 (10.55%) Oracle Database
4 31 (7.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (6.00%) DataStax
6 21 (5.04%) SQL Server 2016
7 18 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (3.60%) Relational Database
8 15 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (2.88%) MongoDB
10 12 (2.88%) NoSQL
11 10 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (2.40%) RavenDB
12 9 (2.16%) Power BI
13 6 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.96%) Big Data
15 4 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 48 (11.51%) Git (software)
2 18 (4.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (2.64%) Subversion
4 6 (1.44%) Selenium
4 6 (1.44%) WebDriver
5 5 (1.20%) JIRA
5 5 (1.20%) Maven
5 5 (1.20%) SpecFlow
5 5 (1.20%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.96%) Gradle
6 4 (0.96%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.48%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.48%) Grunt
8 2 (0.48%) MSTest
8 2 (0.48%) NUnit
8 2 (0.48%) PHPUnit
8 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.48%) Xdebug
9 1 (0.24%) Mockito
General
1 77 (18.47%) Advertising
2 59 (14.15%) Finance
3 41 (9.83%) Marketing
4 27 (6.47%) Manufacturing
5 26 (6.24%) Telecoms
6 25 (6.00%) Electronics
7 15 (3.60%) Retail
8 6 (1.44%) Games
9 5 (1.20%) Publishing
10 4 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.24%) Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (47.48%) .NET
2 177 (42.45%) HTML
3 142 (34.05%) CSS
4 104 (24.94%) ASP.NET
5 86 (20.62%) AngularJS
6 82 (19.66%) HTML5
7 71 (17.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 51 (12.23%) .NET Framework
9 44 (10.55%) CSS3
10 40 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 40 (9.59%) jQuery
10 40 (9.59%) Node.js
11 36 (8.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 33 (7.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 31 (7.43%) Spring
13 31 (7.43%) Web Services
14 25 (6.00%) KnockoutJS
14 25 (6.00%) Laravel
15 24 (5.76%) React
16 22 (5.28%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.87%) Computer Science
2 36 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (6.24%) Mobile App
4 21 (5.04%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.64%) User Experience
7 7 (1.68%) Social Media
8 6 (1.44%) BBC
9 3 (0.72%) Animation
10 2 (0.48%) Fintech
10 2 (0.48%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.48%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.24%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.24%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.24%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.24%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.24%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.24%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.24%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.24%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.00%) Android
2 24 (5.76%) Apple iOS
3 21 (5.04%) Windows
4 18 (4.32%) Linux
5 8 (1.92%) Unix
6 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.24%) CentOS
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (35.49%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (32.85%) MVC
3 101 (24.22%) Web Development
4 51 (12.23%) Business Intelligence
5 45 (10.79%) OO
6 40 (9.59%) TDD
7 39 (9.35%) CRM
8 38 (9.11%) Scrum
9 36 (8.63%) Test Automation
10 30 (7.19%) SDLC
10 30 (7.19%) Software Engineering
11 28 (6.71%) Digital Marketing
12 27 (6.47%) Web Application Development
13 26 (6.24%) Front End Development
14 25 (6.00%) Data Management
14 25 (6.00%) Programme Management
15 22 (5.28%) Domain-Driven Design
15 22 (5.28%) E-Commerce
16 21 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (4.80%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 183 (43.88%) JavaScript
2 159 (38.13%) C#
3 132 (31.65%) SQL
4 118 (28.30%) Java
5 87 (20.86%) PHP
6 25 (6.00%) T-SQL
7 21 (5.04%) C++
8 16 (3.84%) C
8 16 (3.84%) Python
9 11 (2.64%) VBA
10 9 (2.16%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.68%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 7 (1.68%) Go
11 7 (1.68%) Ruby
12 6 (1.44%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.44%) Korn
12 6 (1.44%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.96%) Apple Swift
13 4 (0.96%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.72%) ES6
Qualifications
1 74 (17.75%) Degree
2 28 (6.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.72%) QA
2 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.24%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 66 (15.83%) Microsoft
2 64 (15.35%) Oracle
3 26 (6.24%) SAP
4 15 (3.60%) Xamarin
5 12 (2.88%) Zend
6 11 (2.64%) Google
7 10 (2.40%) Apple
8 6 (1.44%) Facebook
8 6 (1.44%) Sony
8 6 (1.44%) Yahoo!
9 4 (0.96%) Sage
10 3 (0.72%) ABBYY
10 3 (0.72%) Kofax
10 3 (0.72%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.48%) Capita
11 2 (0.48%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.48%) Tableau
12 1 (0.24%) Telerik
12 1 (0.24%) VMware