The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £38,000 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
Senior Developer
England / North East
Rank 45 37 53
Rank change year-on-year -8 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 25 42 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.01% 6.49% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.19% 6.71% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 24
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -1.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £44,600 £48,350
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in the North East

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in the North East

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in the North East

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

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in the North East

Senior 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 Senior 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
Durham +10 12 £38,000 +8.57%
Tyne and Wear -12 10 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Northumberland -2 2 £38,750 -3.12%
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 42 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 40 (68.97%) HTML
2 40 (68.97%) CSS
3 37 (63.79%) .NET
4 34 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (55.17%) C#
6 31 (53.45%) MVC
7 30 (51.72%) SQL Server
8 28 (48.28%) SQL
9 27 (46.55%) Web Services
10 26 (44.83%) SOAP
10 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET
10 26 (44.83%) CMS
10 26 (44.83%) REST
11 25 (43.10%) CRM
12 24 (41.38%) Waterfall
13 23 (39.66%) Entity Framework
13 23 (39.66%) .NET Framework
13 23 (39.66%) Umbraco
14 21 (36.21%) FMCG
14 21 (36.21%) ERP
15 19 (32.76%) Java
16 14 (24.14%) MySQL
16 14 (24.14%) PHP
17 11 (18.97%) Web Development
17 11 (18.97%) HTML5
18 8 (13.79%) Linux
18 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
19 7 (12.07%) OO
19 7 (12.07%) CSS3

Senior 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 26 (44.83%) CMS
2 23 (39.66%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.72%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.72%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.72%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.72%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.14%) MySQL
3 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.72%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.72%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.17%) Subversion
2 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.45%) Gradle
3 1 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.72%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (8.62%) Games
2 2 (3.45%) Advertising
2 2 (3.45%) Automotive
2 2 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (68.97%) CSS
1 40 (68.97%) HTML
2 37 (63.79%) .NET
3 27 (46.55%) Web Services
4 26 (44.83%) ASP.NET
4 26 (44.83%) REST
4 26 (44.83%) SOAP
5 23 (39.66%) .NET Framework
5 23 (39.66%) Entity Framework
6 11 (18.97%) HTML5
7 7 (12.07%) CSS3
8 5 (8.62%) jQuery
9 4 (6.90%) Spring
10 3 (5.17%) GWT
10 3 (5.17%) JSON
10 3 (5.17%) Vaadin
10 3 (5.17%) XML
11 2 (3.45%) DirectX
11 2 (3.45%) OpenGL
11 2 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) FMCG
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.45%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (3.45%) HTC Vive
3 2 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.45%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) Android
2 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.90%) Unix
3 3 (5.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (53.45%) MVC
3 25 (43.10%) CRM
4 24 (41.38%) Waterfall
5 21 (36.21%) ERP
6 11 (18.97%) Web Development
7 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.07%) OO
9 6 (10.34%) Data Protection
10 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.62%) Mathematics
11 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.90%) OOP
11 4 (6.90%) TDD
11 4 (6.90%) Web Application Development
12 3 (5.17%) Content Management
12 3 (5.17%) OOD
12 3 (5.17%) Scrum
13 2 (3.45%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 42 (72.41%) JavaScript
2 32 (55.17%) C#
3 28 (48.28%) SQL
4 19 (32.76%) Java
5 14 (24.14%) PHP
6 5 (8.62%) C++
7 4 (6.90%) Clojure
7 4 (6.90%) Scala
8 3 (5.17%) Python
9 2 (3.45%) ABAP
9 2 (3.45%) HLSL
10 1 (1.72%) Groovy
10 1 (1.72%) Perl
10 1 (1.72%) Ruby
10 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) SAP
2 2 (3.45%) Zend
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £29,500 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago