Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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

Senior Developer
England > North East
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 77 37
Rank change year-on-year +23 -40 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 61 42 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.37% 2.78% 6.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.52% 2.94% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 60 40 113
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,450 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,375 £51,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 1350 1431 1499
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 94.77% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1165 1224 1295
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 £46,488
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.18% +3.31%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

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 6 months to 25 November 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 6 months to 25 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 +35 52 £40,000 - 2
Durham -18 8 £40,000 +14.29% 3
Northumberland - 2 £42,500 -
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 32 (52.46%) JavaScript
2 31 (50.82%) HTML
3 30 (49.18%) CSS
4 29 (47.54%) Web Development
5 25 (40.98%) .NET
5 25 (40.98%) Java
6 23 (37.70%) PHP
6 23 (37.70%) SQL
7 22 (36.07%) C#
8 17 (27.87%) MySQL
8 17 (27.87%) MVC
8 17 (27.87%) Advertising
9 14 (22.95%) AngularJS
10 13 (21.31%) SMS
11 12 (19.67%) HTML5
12 10 (16.39%) Laravel
12 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
13 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET
14 7 (11.48%) OO
15 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (9.84%) Linux
15 6 (9.84%) Spring
15 6 (9.84%) Degree
15 6 (9.84%) CSS3
16 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
16 5 (8.20%) jQuery
16 5 (8.20%) OOP
16 5 (8.20%) CRM
17 4 (6.56%) Finance

Senior 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 2 (3.28%) JBoss
2 1 (1.64%) Apache
2 1 (1.64%) nginx
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) iTunes
2 1 (1.64%) GitHub
2 1 (1.64%) npm
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) MySQL
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.92%) Maven
3 2 (3.28%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) Grunt
4 1 (1.64%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.64%) Xdebug
General
1 17 (27.87%) Advertising
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
4 2 (3.28%) Games
4 2 (3.28%) Publishing
5 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) HTML
2 30 (49.18%) CSS
3 25 (40.98%) .NET
4 14 (22.95%) AngularJS
5 12 (19.67%) HTML5
6 10 (16.39%) Laravel
7 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET
8 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (9.84%) CSS3
8 6 (9.84%) Spring
9 5 (8.20%) jQuery
10 4 (6.56%) Hibernate
10 4 (6.56%) WPF
11 3 (4.92%) .NET Core
11 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (4.92%) LAMP
11 3 (4.92%) Node.js
11 3 (4.92%) Symfony
11 3 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (4.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Animation
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.64%) Social Media
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.64%) Android
3 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) Web Development
2 17 (27.87%) MVC
3 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.48%) OO
5 5 (8.20%) CRM
5 5 (8.20%) OOP
6 4 (6.56%) Front End Development
6 4 (6.56%) SOLID
6 4 (6.56%) TDD
7 3 (4.92%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.92%) Microservices
7 3 (4.92%) Open Source
7 3 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.92%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (4.92%) SDLC
7 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.28%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 32 (52.46%) JavaScript
2 25 (40.98%) Java
3 23 (37.70%) PHP
3 23 (37.70%) SQL
4 22 (36.07%) C#
5 2 (3.28%) C++
5 2 (3.28%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.28%) Python
6 1 (1.64%) Scala
6 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle
1 4 (6.56%) Zend
2 1 (1.64%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (1.64%) Red Hat