Period
to 22 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 434 295 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 32.34% 36.83% 39.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.93% 38.16% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 364 281 405
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £26,450
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £51,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,062 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.93% +2.95% -4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 1,318 773 1,045
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.21% 96.50% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,086 700 928
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,570 £36,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.15% +1.39% +2.86%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,750 £21,925
90th Percentile £63,750 £51,250 £55,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Tyne and Wear

Developer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Developer in Tyne and Wear

Developer
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Tyne and Wear

Developer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 22 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -2 376 £42,500 +14.67% 60
Sunderland -2 24 £35,000 -6.67% 3
Gateshead -5 20 £45,000 +20.00% 12
Prudhoe 0 8 £47,500 +6.74% 1
Wallsend - 1 £39,250 - 1
Tyneside - 1 - -
Developer
North East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 231 (53.23%) .NET
2 216 (49.77%) C#
3 206 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
4 189 (43.55%) JavaScript
5 167 (38.48%) ASP.NET
5 167 (38.48%) MVC
6 161 (37.10%) Microsoft
7 155 (35.71%) HTML
8 140 (32.26%) SQL Server
9 132 (30.41%) Java
10 130 (29.95%) SQL
11 125 (28.80%) CSS
12 118 (27.19%) TDD
13 109 (25.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 107 (24.65%) Git (software)
15 106 (24.42%) .NET Framework
16 104 (23.96%) AngularJS
17 98 (22.58%) Advertising
18 88 (20.28%) Software Engineering
19 78 (17.97%) OO
20 76 (17.51%) BDD
21 75 (17.28%) RESTful
21 75 (17.28%) ASP.NET Web API
22 74 (17.05%) Web Development
23 72 (16.59%) Scrum
23 72 (16.59%) HTML5
24 71 (16.36%) Web Services
25 68 (15.67%) jQuery
26 60 (13.82%) Node.js
27 56 (12.90%) PHP

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 21 (4.84%) CMS
2 11 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (2.30%) Umbraco
4 9 (2.07%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.61%) WordPress
6 5 (1.15%) Confluence
6 5 (1.15%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.92%) Apache
7 4 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.92%) JBoss
7 4 (0.92%) Kentico
7 4 (0.92%) nginx
7 4 (0.92%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.46%) SAS
8 2 (0.46%) Wowza Streaming Engine
9 1 (0.23%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.23%) IIS
9 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.23%) InDesign
2 1 (0.23%) InVision
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.69%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.69%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 50 (11.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (6.68%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.07%) SaaS
4 7 (1.61%) GitHub
5 6 (1.38%) Google Play
6 3 (0.69%) Office 365
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.23%) Force.com
7 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.23%) iTunes
7 1 (0.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.07%) SMS
2 6 (1.38%) HTTP
2 6 (1.38%) Internet
2 6 (1.38%) Intranet
3 3 (0.69%) Firewall
4 1 (0.23%) FTP
4 1 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 42 (9.68%) NoSQL
3 36 (8.29%) MySQL
4 32 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (6.91%) SQL Server 2016
6 24 (5.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (4.15%) Power BI
8 16 (3.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (3.23%) MongoDB
10 12 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.07%) Relational Database
11 9 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.38%) Big Data
12 6 (1.38%) RavenDB
13 5 (1.15%) OLAP
13 5 (1.15%) OLAP Cube
13 5 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (0.92%) QlikView
15 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 107 (24.65%) Git (software)
2 26 (5.99%) Subversion
3 25 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (5.07%) Visual Studio
5 15 (3.46%) Mercurial
6 11 (2.53%) JIRA
6 11 (2.53%) Visual Studio Team System
7 9 (2.07%) NUnit
8 8 (1.84%) MSTest
9 7 (1.61%) CocoaPods
9 7 (1.61%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.38%) GitLab
10 6 (1.38%) Maven
10 6 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (1.15%) Grunt
11 5 (1.15%) gulp
11 5 (1.15%) JUnit
12 4 (0.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 3 (0.69%) ProC
14 2 (0.46%) Ant
General
1 98 (22.58%) Advertising
2 35 (8.06%) Finance
3 12 (2.76%) Banking
3 12 (2.76%) Marketing
4 8 (1.84%) Games
5 5 (1.15%) Investment Banking
6 4 (0.92%) Retail
7 3 (0.69%) Automotive
7 3 (0.69%) Electronics
7 3 (0.69%) Polish Language
8 2 (0.46%) Law
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
9 1 (0.23%) Publishing
9 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (53.23%) .NET
2 167 (38.48%) ASP.NET
3 155 (35.71%) HTML
4 125 (28.80%) CSS
5 109 (25.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 106 (24.42%) .NET Framework
7 104 (23.96%) AngularJS
8 75 (17.28%) ASP.NET Web API
8 75 (17.28%) RESTful
9 72 (16.59%) HTML5
10 71 (16.36%) Web Services
11 68 (15.67%) jQuery
12 60 (13.82%) Node.js
13 54 (12.44%) Entity Framework
14 46 (10.60%) React
15 39 (8.99%) Spring
16 35 (8.06%) CSS3
17 34 (7.83%) REST
18 33 (7.60%) JSON
19 32 (7.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.83%) Greenfield Project
2 28 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (5.07%) Mobile App
4 19 (4.38%) User Experience
5 16 (3.69%) Data Structures
6 15 (3.46%) Algorithms
6 15 (3.46%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.84%) Fintech
8 7 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (1.61%) NHS
8 7 (1.61%) Social Network
9 6 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.38%) iPhone
10 5 (1.15%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.15%) Social Media
11 4 (0.92%) BBC
11 4 (0.92%) Blog
11 4 (0.92%) Xbox
12 3 (0.69%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.76%) Android
1 25 (5.76%) Apple iOS
2 14 (3.23%) Linux
3 13 (3.00%) Windows
4 5 (1.15%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.69%) Solaris
5 3 (0.69%) Unix
6 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (38.48%) MVC
3 118 (27.19%) TDD
4 88 (20.28%) Software Engineering
5 78 (17.97%) OO
6 76 (17.51%) BDD
7 74 (17.05%) Web Development
8 72 (16.59%) Scrum
9 45 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (9.91%) Unit Testing
11 38 (8.76%) Front End Development
12 37 (8.53%) Web Application Development
13 35 (8.06%) SDLC
14 34 (7.83%) SOLID
15 30 (6.91%) Domain-Driven Design
15 30 (6.91%) Test Automation
16 29 (6.68%) Business Intelligence
16 29 (6.68%) Problem-Solving
17 26 (5.99%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
18 25 (5.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 216 (49.77%) C#
2 189 (43.55%) JavaScript
3 132 (30.41%) Java
4 130 (29.95%) SQL
5 56 (12.90%) PHP
6 29 (6.68%) TypeScript
7 24 (5.53%) Ruby
7 24 (5.53%) T-SQL
8 22 (5.07%) VB.NET
9 19 (4.38%) Apple Swift
10 16 (3.69%) VB
11 14 (3.23%) C++
12 12 (2.76%) Scala
13 11 (2.53%) Java 8
13 11 (2.53%) Python
14 8 (1.84%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.61%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.15%) ES6
17 4 (0.92%) VBA
17 4 (0.92%) X++
Qualifications
1 48 (11.06%) Degree
2 3 (0.69%) ACCA
2 3 (0.69%) CIMA
2 3 (0.69%) Master's Degree
2 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (0.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.30%) QA
2 4 (0.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (1.61%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.23%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 161 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.61%) Oracle
3 15 (3.46%) Xamarin
4 14 (3.23%) Sitecore
5 13 (3.00%) Apple
6 12 (2.76%) Google
7 9 (2.07%) Twitter
8 8 (1.84%) Zend
9 6 (1.38%) Facebook
10 4 (0.92%) Adobe
10 4 (0.92%) Capita
10 4 (0.92%) Infor
10 4 (0.92%) SAP
10 4 (0.92%) Sony
10 4 (0.92%) Yahoo!
11 3 (0.69%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.69%) Epicor
11 3 (0.69%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.69%) Sage
12 2 (0.46%) Tableau