Period
to 26 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 57 51
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 93 50 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.31% 4.02% 5.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.40% 4.15% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 72 49 67
North East median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,300 £32,250
90th Percentile £63,850 £48,500 £50,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 1,722 1,204 1,271
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.29% 96.71% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,437 1,088 1,107
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.83% +1.46%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,650 £60,650
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 26 May 2018.

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 26 May 2018. 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 +17 79 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Durham -9 11 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Northumberland 0 2 £45,000 +5.88%
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 53 (56.99%) .NET
2 51 (54.84%) HTML
2 51 (54.84%) C#
3 40 (43.01%) Microsoft
3 40 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (40.86%) Java
5 35 (37.63%) JavaScript
6 32 (34.41%) Advertising
7 29 (31.18%) OO
7 29 (31.18%) MVC
8 28 (30.11%) HTML5
9 27 (29.03%) CSS
10 26 (27.96%) SQL
11 25 (26.88%) .NET Framework
12 24 (25.81%) ASP.NET
13 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
13 23 (24.73%) AngularJS
14 21 (22.58%) Software Engineering
15 20 (21.51%) Web Development
16 18 (19.35%) REST
16 18 (19.35%) Web Services
17 17 (18.28%) PHP
18 16 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (17.20%) React
19 13 (13.98%) Mentoring
19 13 (13.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 13 (13.98%) TDD
19 13 (13.98%) jQuery
19 13 (13.98%) MySQL
20 12 (12.90%) Unit Testing

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 4 (4.30%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.23%) JBoss
2 3 (3.23%) WordPress
3 2 (2.15%) CMS
3 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.15%) nginx
4 1 (1.08%) Apache
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) GNU Octave
1 1 (1.08%) InDesign
1 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.53%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.53%) SaaS
3 1 (1.08%) iTunes
3 1 (1.08%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) SMS
2 3 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.98%) MySQL
3 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (8.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (7.53%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (6.45%) Power BI
7 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.08%) Big Data
9 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.08%) QlikView
9 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (10.75%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.75%) Visual Studio
3 8 (8.60%) MSTest
3 8 (8.60%) NUnit
4 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (3.23%) JIRA
5 3 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.15%) Android Studio
6 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.08%) gulp
7 1 (1.08%) JUnit
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.08%) Selenium
7 1 (1.08%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.08%) Xcode
General
1 32 (34.41%) Advertising
2 8 (8.60%) Finance
3 4 (4.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Games
4 1 (1.08%) Legal
4 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (56.99%) .NET
2 51 (54.84%) HTML
3 28 (30.11%) HTML5
4 27 (29.03%) CSS
5 25 (26.88%) .NET Framework
6 24 (25.81%) ASP.NET
7 23 (24.73%) AngularJS
8 18 (19.35%) REST
8 18 (19.35%) Web Services
9 16 (17.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (17.20%) React
10 13 (13.98%) jQuery
10 13 (13.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (11.83%) RESTful
11 11 (11.83%) SOAP
11 11 (11.83%) WCF
12 10 (10.75%) Angular 2
12 10 (10.75%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (10.75%) JSON
12 10 (10.75%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (6.45%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (5.38%) User Experience
4 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.30%) NHS
5 3 (3.23%) Digital Currency
6 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.15%) Animation
7 1 (1.08%) Life Science
7 1 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.15%) Android
2 2 (2.15%) Linux
2 2 (2.15%) Windows
2 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.08%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (31.18%) MVC
2 29 (31.18%) OO
3 21 (22.58%) Software Engineering
4 20 (21.51%) Web Development
5 13 (13.98%) Mentoring
5 13 (13.98%) TDD
6 12 (12.90%) Unit Testing
7 11 (11.83%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (10.75%) SDLC
9 9 (9.68%) Scrum
10 8 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.45%) Coaching
13 5 (5.38%) BDD
13 5 (5.38%) DevOps
13 5 (5.38%) ETL
13 5 (5.38%) ETL Development
13 5 (5.38%) Microservices
13 5 (5.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 51 (54.84%) C#
2 38 (40.86%) Java
3 35 (37.63%) JavaScript
4 26 (27.96%) SQL
5 17 (18.28%) PHP
6 7 (7.53%) TypeScript
7 4 (4.30%) C++
7 4 (4.30%) Java 8
7 4 (4.30%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.30%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.23%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.15%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.08%) C
10 1 (1.08%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.08%) RPG III
10 1 (1.08%) RPG IV
10 1 (1.08%) Scala
10 1 (1.08%) VB
10 1 (1.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (7.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (43.01%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.53%) Xamarin
3 3 (3.23%) Facebook
3 3 (3.23%) Zend
4 2 (2.15%) Capita
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe
5 1 (1.08%) Apple
5 1 (1.08%) IBM