Period
to 20 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 54 38
Rank change year-on-year -3 -16 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 74 54 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.22% 4.03% 6.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.31% 4.20% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 62 50 83
North East median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £31,325 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £48,625 £55,000 £49,950
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 1,715 1,285 1,340
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.72% 95.82% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,483 1,101 1,167
North East median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.68% -1.44% -3.95%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,500 £57,800
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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +11 62 £39,000 -2.50% 19
Durham -20 12 £40,000 +14.29%
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 39 (52.70%) HTML
2 38 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 34 (45.95%) .NET
4 33 (44.59%) Web Development
5 30 (40.54%) Java
6 29 (39.19%) C#
7 28 (37.84%) CSS
8 25 (33.78%) PHP
8 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (31.08%) Advertising
10 22 (29.73%) MVC
10 22 (29.73%) SQL
11 21 (28.38%) HTML5
12 17 (22.97%) MySQL
12 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
13 15 (20.27%) OO
14 14 (18.92%) AngularJS
15 13 (17.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
16 12 (16.22%) Laravel
17 10 (13.51%) REST
17 10 (13.51%) WCF
18 9 (12.16%) Degree
18 9 (12.16%) Web Services
18 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
19 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
19 8 (10.81%) SDLC
19 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
19 8 (10.81%) Spring
20 7 (9.46%) jQuery

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 (2.70%) Apache
1 2 (2.70%) JBoss
1 2 (2.70%) nginx
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (2.70%) WordPress
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Magento
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) iTunes
2 2 (2.70%) SaaS
3 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.35%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.46%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.97%) MySQL
1 17 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.35%) Big Data
4 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (1.35%) Grunt
4 1 (1.35%) Maven
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.35%) Selenium
4 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (31.08%) Advertising
2 7 (9.46%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Publishing
5 1 (1.35%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.35%) Legal
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (52.70%) HTML
2 34 (45.95%) .NET
3 28 (37.84%) CSS
4 21 (28.38%) HTML5
5 14 (18.92%) AngularJS
6 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
6 13 (17.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (16.22%) Laravel
8 10 (13.51%) REST
8 10 (13.51%) WCF
9 9 (12.16%) Web Services
10 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (10.81%) Spring
11 7 (9.46%) jQuery
12 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
12 5 (6.76%) CSS3
12 5 (6.76%) JSON
12 5 (6.76%) RESTful
13 4 (5.41%) .NET Core
13 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.70%) Animation
3 2 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Apple iOS
1 3 (4.05%) Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Android
2 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.35%) Unix
2 1 (1.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) Web Development
2 25 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (29.73%) MVC
4 15 (20.27%) OO
5 8 (10.81%) SDLC
5 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.11%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (6.76%) Microservices
7 5 (6.76%) Open Source
7 5 (6.76%) Scrum
8 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.41%) CRM
8 4 (5.41%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.05%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.05%) OOP
9 3 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.05%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.05%) SOA
9 3 (4.05%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (51.35%) JavaScript
2 30 (40.54%) Java
3 29 (39.19%) C#
4 25 (33.78%) PHP
5 22 (29.73%) SQL
6 5 (6.76%) C++
7 4 (5.41%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.70%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.35%) Fortran
10 1 (1.35%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.35%) Python
10 1 (1.35%) RPG
10 1 (1.35%) RPG III
10 1 (1.35%) RPG IV
10 1 (1.35%) Scala
10 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle
2 4 (5.41%) Zend
3 1 (1.35%) Apple
3 1 (1.35%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (1.35%) IBM
3 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.35%) Xamarin