Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 271 414 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 29.39% 35.54% 48.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.21% 37.50% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 246 352 497
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £37,700 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.53% +0.53% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,125 £26,025 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,875 £51,250 £51,250
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 897 1104 961
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 94.76% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 785 932 821
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £39,513 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.03% +5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,250
North East median annual salary £39,065 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.17% +4.00% +6.44%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -1 192 £37,500 - 18
Gateshead -2 38 £44,000 +10.00% 5
Sunderland +3 20 £42,500 +6.25% 3
North Shields - 4 £35,750 - 1
Hebburn 0 3 £25,500 -27.14%
Prudhoe 0 2 £44,500 +11.25%
South Tyneside - 2 £28,500 -
Wallsend 0 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 126 (46.49%) .NET
2 115 (42.44%) C#
2 115 (42.44%) JavaScript
3 114 (42.07%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (37.64%) HTML
5 97 (35.79%) MVC
6 93 (34.32%) CSS
7 86 (31.73%) SQL Server
8 80 (29.52%) ASP.NET
9 76 (28.04%) Java
9 76 (28.04%) Web Development
10 70 (25.83%) SQL
11 64 (23.62%) AngularJS
12 57 (21.03%) ASP.NET MVC
13 56 (20.66%) HTML5
14 50 (18.45%) PHP
15 47 (17.34%) Microsoft
16 45 (16.61%) Advertising
17 44 (16.24%) Degree
18 37 (13.65%) TDD
19 36 (13.28%) ASP.NET Web API
20 35 (12.92%) SMS
21 34 (12.55%) Git (software)
22 33 (12.18%) Test Automation
23 32 (11.81%) MySQL
24 31 (11.44%) OO
25 29 (10.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
26 28 (10.33%) Node.js
26 28 (10.33%) jQuery
26 28 (10.33%) Software Engineering

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 20 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.58%) CMS
2 7 (2.58%) WordPress
3 5 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.48%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.11%) IIS
6 2 (0.74%) Apache
6 2 (0.74%) Drupal
6 2 (0.74%) nginx
7 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.37%) Documentum
7 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.37%) JBoss
7 1 (0.37%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.37%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (5.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (4.06%) Dynamics GP
3 8 (2.95%) Magento
4 6 (2.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.74%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.11%) GitHub
3 3 (1.11%) SaaS
4 2 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.74%) Google Play
4 2 (0.74%) iTunes
5 1 (0.37%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 35 (12.92%) SMS
2 2 (0.74%) Intranet
3 1 (0.37%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (31.73%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.81%) MySQL
3 18 (6.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (5.54%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.32%) NoSQL
6 8 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.85%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.48%) Power BI
8 4 (1.48%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.74%) Big Data
9 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.74%) QlikView
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (12.55%) Git (software)
2 18 (6.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (3.32%) Subversion
4 6 (2.21%) Selenium
4 6 (2.21%) WebDriver
5 5 (1.85%) Maven
5 5 (1.85%) SpecFlow
5 5 (1.85%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.48%) Gradle
6 4 (1.48%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.48%) JIRA
7 2 (0.74%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.74%) MSTest
7 2 (0.74%) NUnit
7 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.37%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.37%) git-flow
8 1 (0.37%) Mockito
8 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 45 (16.61%) Advertising
2 17 (6.27%) Finance
3 11 (4.06%) Retail
4 10 (3.69%) Marketing
5 6 (2.21%) Games
6 4 (1.48%) Publishing
7 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.37%) Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (46.49%) .NET
2 102 (37.64%) HTML
3 93 (34.32%) CSS
4 80 (29.52%) ASP.NET
5 64 (23.62%) AngularJS
6 57 (21.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 56 (20.66%) HTML5
8 36 (13.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 29 (10.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 28 (10.33%) jQuery
10 28 (10.33%) Node.js
11 26 (9.59%) KnockoutJS
12 24 (8.86%) CSS3
13 23 (8.49%) .NET Framework
13 23 (8.49%) React
14 21 (7.75%) Entity Framework
15 20 (7.38%) WCF
16 19 (7.01%) Ajax
16 19 (7.01%) Spring
16 19 (7.01%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.86%) Mobile App
2 15 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.43%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.43%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.95%) User Experience
5 5 (1.85%) Social Media
6 4 (1.48%) BBC
7 2 (0.74%) Animation
7 2 (0.74%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.37%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.37%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.49%) Android
2 22 (8.12%) Apple iOS
3 18 (6.64%) Windows
4 12 (4.43%) Linux
5 2 (0.74%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.37%) CentOS
6 1 (0.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (42.07%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (35.79%) MVC
3 76 (28.04%) Web Development
4 37 (13.65%) TDD
5 33 (12.18%) Test Automation
6 31 (11.44%) OO
7 28 (10.33%) Software Engineering
8 26 (9.59%) SDLC
9 25 (9.23%) CRM
10 23 (8.49%) Scrum
11 22 (8.12%) Domain-Driven Design
12 20 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (7.01%) SOLID
14 18 (6.64%) Front End Development
15 17 (6.27%) Unit Testing
15 17 (6.27%) Web Application Development
16 16 (5.90%) User Stories
17 14 (5.17%) Dependency Injection
18 13 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (4.80%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (42.44%) C#
1 115 (42.44%) JavaScript
2 76 (28.04%) Java
3 70 (25.83%) SQL
4 50 (18.45%) PHP
5 15 (5.54%) T-SQL
6 11 (4.06%) C++
6 11 (4.06%) VBA
7 8 (2.95%) C
7 8 (2.95%) Python
8 7 (2.58%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 7 (2.58%) Ruby
9 5 (1.85%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.11%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.11%) ES6
10 3 (1.11%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.11%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.11%) Scala
11 2 (0.74%) PHP 5
11 2 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (16.24%) Degree
2 6 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.74%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.11%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.37%) Docker
1 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
1 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.37%) Kibana
Vendors
1 47 (17.34%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.23%) Oracle
3 15 (5.54%) Xamarin
4 9 (3.32%) Google
5 7 (2.58%) Apple
6 6 (2.21%) Zend
7 5 (1.85%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.48%) Facebook
8 4 (1.48%) Sony
8 4 (1.48%) Yahoo!
9 2 (0.74%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.74%) Sage
10 1 (0.37%) Cognos
10 1 (0.37%) EnterpriseDB
10 1 (0.37%) Pega
10 1 (0.37%) Progress
10 1 (0.37%) SAP
10 1 (0.37%) Telerik
10 1 (0.37%) Twitter
10 1 (0.37%) VMware