Software Engineering Jobs in the North East

Software Engineering
England > North East

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East requiring Software Engineering skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Software Engineering over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 22 41 18
Rank change year-on-year +19 -23 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 157 72 148
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 7.24% 6.05% 9.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.70% 6.23% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 119 20 96
10th Percentile £37,001 £38,125 £37,875
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,125 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% -4.55%
75th Percentile £71,991 £57,813 £62,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +7.14% +12.00%

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East

Software Engineering falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in the North East.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,805 1,155 1,403
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 83.18% 97.06% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,419 583 980
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,500 £25,750
25th Percentile £35,500 £37,500 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £43,250
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +15.61% -3.89%
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £58,875
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £81,375
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in the North East

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Software Engineering in the North East.

Salary trend for Software Engineering in the North East

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Software Engineering in the North East over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in the North East

Software Engineering
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 Software Engineering within the North East region over the 6 months to 25 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear +16 109 £56,000 +6.67% 16
Durham +15 42 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Northumberland - 5 £55,000 - 8
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.91%) IIS
1 3 (1.91%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.64%) Apache
2 1 (0.64%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.64%) CMS
2 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (2.55%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.20%) AWS
2 19 (12.10%) Azure
3 15 (9.55%) AWS Lambda
3 15 (9.55%) Serverless
4 9 (5.73%) GitHub
5 7 (4.46%) GCP
5 7 (4.46%) Power Platform
6 4 (2.55%) Amazon S3
6 4 (2.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.55%) SaaS
7 3 (1.91%) Amazon ECS
7 3 (1.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (1.91%) Azure DevOps
7 3 (1.91%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.64%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.64%) Google Kubernetes Engine
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.55%) Network Security
1 4 (2.55%) SAN
2 1 (0.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.92%) MySQL
2 13 (8.28%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (8.28%) Redis
3 11 (7.01%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.73%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.10%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.46%) Power BI
7 6 (3.82%) BigQuery
8 5 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.55%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.91%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.91%) DynamoDB
10 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.64%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.64%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 9 (5.73%) Git
2 8 (5.10%) TeamCity
3 5 (3.18%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.91%) Gradle
4 3 (1.91%) Maven
5 1 (0.64%) Cypress.io
5 1 (0.64%) GitLab
General
1 20 (12.74%) Manufacturing
2 18 (11.46%) Finance
3 17 (10.83%) Games
4 14 (8.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 13 (8.28%) Social Skills
6 7 (4.46%) Public Sector
7 5 (3.18%) Automotive
7 5 (3.18%) Banking
8 4 (2.55%) Electronics
9 3 (1.91%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (58.60%) Software Engineer
2 57 (36.31%) Senior
3 50 (31.85%) Senior Software Engineer
4 30 (19.11%) Embedded Engineer
4 30 (19.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 24 (15.29%) Senior Embedded Engineer
5 24 (15.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 22 (14.01%) Lead
7 16 (10.19%) Developer
8 14 (8.92%) .NET Software Engineer
9 13 (8.28%) C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (5.73%) C# Software Engineer
11 8 (5.10%) Lead Software Engineer
11 8 (5.10%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
11 8 (5.10%) Software Developer
12 7 (4.46%) Java Engineer
12 7 (4.46%) Java Software Engineer
12 7 (4.46%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 7 (4.46%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 7 (4.46%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.47%) .NET
2 20 (12.74%) ASP.NET
3 19 (12.10%) RESTful
4 14 (8.92%) .NET Core
4 14 (8.92%) Vue
5 11 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (7.01%) Node.js
6 6 (3.82%) .NET Framework
7 5 (3.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (3.18%) CSS
8 4 (2.55%) Entity Framework
8 4 (2.55%) SAP Fiori
8 4 (2.55%) Yocto
9 3 (1.91%) ASP.NET Core
9 3 (1.91%) HTML
9 3 (1.91%) REST
10 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (1.27%) QML
10 2 (1.27%) Qt
10 2 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.28%) Client/Server
1 13 (8.28%) Cyberattack
2 10 (6.37%) Online Games
3 8 (5.10%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.55%) Cloud Native
4 4 (2.55%) Product Ownership
4 4 (2.55%) Robotics
4 4 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.91%) NHS
6 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.64%) Distributed Computing
7 1 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.73%) Linux
2 5 (3.18%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (1.91%) Windows
3 3 (1.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.48%) Agile
2 47 (29.94%) Mentoring
3 29 (18.47%) Problem-Solving
4 23 (14.65%) Coaching
5 22 (14.01%) Data Engineering
6 21 (13.38%) Computer Science
7 17 (10.83%) CI/CD
8 16 (10.19%) User Experience
9 15 (9.55%) Machine Learning
10 13 (8.28%) Creative Thinking
10 13 (8.28%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 13 (8.28%) Test Automation
11 12 (7.64%) Full Stack Development
11 12 (7.64%) Manufacturing Engineering
11 12 (7.64%) Microservices
12 11 (7.01%) MVC
12 11 (7.01%) Roadmaps
12 11 (7.01%) TDD
13 10 (6.37%) Architectural Design
13 10 (6.37%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 49 (31.21%) SQL
2 26 (16.56%) C#
3 24 (15.29%) C++
4 17 (10.83%) C
5 13 (8.28%) Java
5 13 (8.28%) JavaScript
5 13 (8.28%) TypeScript
6 12 (7.64%) Python
7 6 (3.82%) COBOL
7 6 (3.82%) Micro Focus COBOL
8 5 (3.18%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.55%) ABAP
10 2 (1.27%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.27%) PHP
11 1 (0.64%) Go
Qualifications
1 33 (21.02%) Degree
2 16 (10.19%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.27%) PhD
4 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.91%) Accessibility
2 2 (1.27%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (7.01%) Docker
2 7 (4.46%) Firmware
3 3 (1.91%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.91%) IAG
4 2 (1.27%) Embedded Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (10.83%) Terraform
2 8 (5.10%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.27%) Grafana
4 1 (0.64%) Ansible
4 1 (0.64%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 6 (3.82%) Micro Focus
2 4 (2.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.55%) SAP
3 3 (1.91%) Autodesk
3 3 (1.91%) Epicor
4 2 (1.27%) Google
4 2 (1.27%) Northgate
5 1 (0.64%) Panasonic
5 1 (0.64%) Splunk