Period
to 25 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for SOLID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOLID over the 6 months to 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SOLID Principles
England > North East
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 67 92 106
Rank change year-on-year +25 +14 -22
Permanent jobs citing SOLID 20 7 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.90% 0.55% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 0.59% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 9
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09% +34.15%
10th Percentile £27,625 £37,000 £44,950
90th Percentile £55,625 £58,625 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -

SOLID is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 951 1,178 1,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 90.31% 92.61% 93.26%
Number of salaries quoted 753 875 1,007
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,852 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.52% +4.63% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,200 £24,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

SOLID
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for SOLID in the North East

SOLID
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for SOLID in the North East

SOLID
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SOLID in the North East over the 6 months to 25 February 2021.

Salary histogram for SOLID in the North East

SOLID
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 SOLID within the North East region over the 6 months to 25 February 2021. 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 +26 13 £50,000 +8.11% 2
Durham +7 5 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Northumberland - 2 - -
SOLID
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, IT jobs citing SOLID also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for SOLID.

1 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (55.00%) NoSQL
4 11 (55.00%) Azure
5 10 (50.00%) Java
6 9 (45.00%) CSS
6 9 (45.00%) HTML
6 9 (45.00%) TDD
7 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (40.00%) RESTful
7 8 (40.00%) .NET
7 8 (40.00%) Microservices
7 8 (40.00%) TypeScript
8 7 (35.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (35.00%) .NET Core
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (35.00%) MVC
8 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
9 6 (30.00%) OO
9 6 (30.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 6 (30.00%) YAGNI

SOLID
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 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Azure
2 4 (20.00%) AWS
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
4 2 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (5.00%) GCP
5 1 (5.00%) SaaS
5 1 (5.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (15.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (20.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (10.00%) Law
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Android Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Junior
7 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (45.00%) CSS
3 9 (45.00%) HTML
4 8 (40.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) RESTful
5 7 (35.00%) .NET Core
6 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (30.00%) Entity Framework
7 4 (20.00%) REST
8 2 (10.00%) Aurelia
8 2 (10.00%) CSS3
8 2 (10.00%) HTML5
8 2 (10.00%) jQuery
8 2 (10.00%) Memcached
8 2 (10.00%) Polymer
8 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (10.00%) Spring
9 1 (5.00%) LAMP
9 1 (5.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Anti-Piracy
1 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (10.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) TDD
3 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (40.00%) Microservices
4 7 (35.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (35.00%) MVC
5 6 (30.00%) DevOps
5 6 (30.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 6 (30.00%) OO
5 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (30.00%) YAGNI
6 4 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (20.00%) OOP
6 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) BDD
7 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) High Availability
7 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (70.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) Java
5 8 (40.00%) TypeScript
6 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (20.00%) PHP
8 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
8 1 (5.00%) Java 8
8 1 (5.00%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft