Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 57 75
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 76 43 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.84% 3.77% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.95% 3.89% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 64 44 50
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £62,050 £50,125 £51,275
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 1,534 1,105 1,431
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.77% 96.93% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,239 957 1,266
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,250 £55,000 £60,000
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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -7 61 £45,000 +9.76% 11
Durham +18 12 £37,000 -2.63% 3
Northumberland +8 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 48 (63.16%) .NET
2 47 (61.84%) C#
3 35 (46.05%) HTML
4 34 (44.74%) Microsoft
4 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (36.84%) JavaScript
6 27 (35.53%) MVC
7 25 (32.89%) SQL
8 24 (31.58%) Java
9 23 (30.26%) AngularJS
10 22 (28.95%) ASP.NET
10 22 (28.95%) .NET Framework
11 21 (27.63%) OO
11 21 (27.63%) Advertising
12 19 (25.00%) CSS
12 19 (25.00%) React
13 18 (23.68%) HTML5
14 16 (21.05%) Mentoring
14 16 (21.05%) SQL Server
15 15 (19.74%) TDD
15 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
15 15 (19.74%) Web Services
15 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (17.11%) Git (software)
17 12 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
18 11 (14.47%) REST
18 11 (14.47%) Unit Testing
19 10 (13.16%) Web Development
19 10 (13.16%) SOAP

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 5 (6.58%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.26%) JBoss
3 2 (2.63%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.63%) WordPress
4 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.32%) IIS
4 1 (1.32%) nginx
4 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) InDesign
1 1 (1.32%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.53%) SaaS
3 7 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.32%) iTunes
4 1 (1.32%) npm
4 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) SMS
2 4 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (9.21%) MySQL
5 6 (7.89%) Power BI
6 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.32%) QlikView
6 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (10.53%) MSTest
3 8 (10.53%) NUnit
3 8 (10.53%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (3.95%) JIRA
5 3 (3.95%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.63%) Android Studio
6 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.32%) gulp
7 1 (1.32%) JUnit
7 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.32%) Xcode
General
1 21 (27.63%) Advertising
2 4 (5.26%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (63.16%) .NET
2 35 (46.05%) HTML
3 23 (30.26%) AngularJS
4 22 (28.95%) .NET Framework
4 22 (28.95%) ASP.NET
5 19 (25.00%) CSS
5 19 (25.00%) React
6 18 (23.68%) HTML5
7 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (19.74%) Web Services
8 11 (14.47%) REST
9 10 (13.16%) SOAP
10 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (11.84%) Backbone.js
10 9 (11.84%) RESTful
11 8 (10.53%) .NET Core
11 8 (10.53%) jQuery
12 7 (9.21%) Angular 2
12 7 (9.21%) J2EE
12 7 (9.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.26%) NHS
2 4 (5.26%) User Experience
3 3 (3.95%) Digital Currency
3 3 (3.95%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.63%) Animation
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Life Science
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (1.32%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.32%) Unix
3 1 (1.32%) Windows
3 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (35.53%) MVC
3 21 (27.63%) OO
4 16 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
5 15 (19.74%) TDD
6 11 (14.47%) Unit Testing
7 10 (13.16%) Web Development
8 9 (11.84%) Scrum
9 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (10.53%) SDLC
10 7 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.89%) Coaching
12 5 (6.58%) BDD
12 5 (6.58%) DevOps
12 5 (6.58%) ETL
12 5 (6.58%) ETL Development
12 5 (6.58%) OOP
13 4 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.84%) C#
2 28 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 25 (32.89%) SQL
4 24 (31.58%) Java
5 10 (13.16%) PHP
6 5 (6.58%) TypeScript
6 5 (6.58%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.26%) Java 8
7 4 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.95%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.63%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.63%) VB
9 2 (2.63%) VB6
10 1 (1.32%) C
10 1 (1.32%) C++
10 1 (1.32%) ES6
10 1 (1.32%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.89%) Xamarin
3 3 (3.95%) Facebook
4 2 (2.63%) Capita
4 2 (2.63%) Oracle
5 1 (1.32%) Adobe
5 1 (1.32%) Lotus
5 1 (1.32%) Zend