Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 405 251 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 31.71% 35.25% 38.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.45% 36.27% 40.07%
Number of salaries quoted 334 231 389
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 £23,250 £26,200
90th Percentile £58,375 £47,500 £51,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year +6.67% +6.38% -6.00%

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 1,248 692 1,098
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.73% 97.19% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,021 602 962
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £56,125
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 17 August 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 17 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 362 £42,500 +13.33% 60
Sunderland -9 13 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Prudhoe 0 12 £47,500 +6.74% 2
Gateshead -3 11 £44,500 +18.67% 10
Wallsend - 2 £39,250 - 1
North Tyneside - 1 £27,500 -
Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 209 (51.60%) .NET
2 197 (48.64%) C#
3 162 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 161 (39.75%) Agile Software Development
5 155 (38.27%) MVC
6 154 (38.02%) Microsoft
7 149 (36.79%) ASP.NET
8 140 (34.57%) SQL
9 132 (32.59%) SQL Server
10 126 (31.11%) Java
11 124 (30.62%) HTML
12 115 (28.40%) CSS
13 105 (25.93%) TDD
14 101 (24.94%) Git (software)
15 100 (24.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 94 (23.21%) .NET Framework
17 87 (21.48%) Advertising
18 85 (20.99%) AngularJS
19 78 (19.26%) Software Engineering
20 66 (16.30%) ASP.NET Web API
20 66 (16.30%) Web Development
20 66 (16.30%) Scrum
21 63 (15.56%) jQuery
22 62 (15.31%) BDD
23 60 (14.81%) Web Services
24 56 (13.83%) Entity Framework
25 53 (13.09%) RESTful
26 52 (12.84%) OO
27 51 (12.59%) Unit Testing
27 51 (12.59%) Microsoft Azure

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 17 (4.20%) CMS
2 13 (3.21%) Umbraco
3 10 (2.47%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (2.47%) WordPress
4 6 (1.48%) Confluence
4 6 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.48%) nginx
5 5 (1.23%) Apache
5 5 (1.23%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.99%) JBoss
6 4 (0.99%) Kentico
6 4 (0.99%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.74%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.49%) Wowza Streaming Engine
9 1 (0.25%) Drupal
9 1 (0.25%) IIS
9 1 (0.25%) Jetty
9 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.25%) InDesign
2 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.23%) Magento
2 4 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 51 (12.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.47%) SaaS
4 8 (1.98%) GitHub
5 2 (0.49%) Office 365
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.25%) Force.com
6 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.25%) Google Play
6 1 (0.25%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.25%) iTunes
6 1 (0.25%) npm
6 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.19%) SMS
2 8 (1.98%) Internet
2 8 (1.98%) Intranet
3 6 (1.48%) HTTP
4 3 (0.74%) Firewall
5 1 (0.25%) FTP
5 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (32.59%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (7.65%) MySQL
4 30 (7.41%) NoSQL
5 29 (7.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (5.43%) Power BI
7 20 (4.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (3.21%) Relational Database
10 11 (2.72%) SQL Server 2016
11 10 (2.47%) MongoDB
12 9 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.48%) OLAP
13 6 (1.48%) OLAP Cube
13 6 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (1.23%) QlikView
15 4 (0.99%) Big Data
15 4 (0.99%) Pentaho
16 3 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
17 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 101 (24.94%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.65%) Subversion
3 28 (6.91%) Visual Studio
4 27 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (4.20%) Mercurial
6 14 (3.46%) JIRA
7 11 (2.72%) JUnit
7 11 (2.72%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (2.22%) NUnit
9 8 (1.98%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.98%) MSTest
9 8 (1.98%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (1.73%) CocoaPods
11 5 (1.23%) gulp
12 4 (0.99%) Grunt
13 3 (0.74%) ProC
14 2 (0.49%) Ant
14 2 (0.49%) GitLab
14 2 (0.49%) Maven
15 1 (0.25%) webpack
General
1 87 (21.48%) Advertising
2 17 (4.20%) Finance
3 9 (2.22%) Marketing
4 6 (1.48%) Games
5 5 (1.23%) Retail
6 4 (0.99%) Banking
7 3 (0.74%) Automotive
7 3 (0.74%) Electronics
7 3 (0.74%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.25%) Law
8 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.25%) Publishing
8 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (51.60%) .NET
2 149 (36.79%) ASP.NET
3 124 (30.62%) HTML
4 115 (28.40%) CSS
5 100 (24.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 94 (23.21%) .NET Framework
7 85 (20.99%) AngularJS
8 66 (16.30%) ASP.NET Web API
9 63 (15.56%) jQuery
10 60 (14.81%) Web Services
11 56 (13.83%) Entity Framework
12 53 (13.09%) RESTful
13 49 (12.10%) HTML5
14 47 (11.60%) React
15 43 (10.62%) Node.js
16 33 (8.15%) JSON
16 33 (8.15%) Spring
17 31 (7.65%) CSS3
18 25 (6.17%) REST
18 25 (6.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.86%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (3.95%) Algorithms
3 16 (3.95%) Data Structures
4 13 (3.21%) User Experience
5 9 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.73%) Blog
6 7 (1.73%) NHS
7 6 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.48%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (0.99%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.99%) Xbox
9 3 (0.74%) Device Driver
9 3 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.74%) Fintech
9 3 (0.74%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.74%) Smart Home
9 3 (0.74%) Social Network
9 3 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.94%) Apple iOS
2 16 (3.95%) Android
3 12 (2.96%) Linux
4 10 (2.47%) Windows
5 5 (1.23%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.74%) Solaris
6 3 (0.74%) Unix
7 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (39.75%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (38.27%) MVC
3 105 (25.93%) TDD
4 78 (19.26%) Software Engineering
5 66 (16.30%) Scrum
5 66 (16.30%) Web Development
6 62 (15.31%) BDD
7 52 (12.84%) OO
8 51 (12.59%) Unit Testing
9 44 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
10 42 (10.37%) Front End Development
11 33 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (7.16%) Test Automation
13 27 (6.67%) Decision-Making
13 27 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
13 27 (6.67%) SDLC
14 24 (5.93%) Pair Programming
15 22 (5.43%) SOLID
16 21 (5.19%) Mentoring
17 20 (4.94%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 197 (48.64%) C#
2 162 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 140 (34.57%) SQL
4 126 (31.11%) Java
5 48 (11.85%) PHP
6 27 (6.67%) TypeScript
7 23 (5.68%) T-SQL
8 17 (4.20%) Ruby
9 15 (3.70%) Apple Swift
9 15 (3.70%) C++
9 15 (3.70%) Python
10 14 (3.46%) Scala
11 12 (2.96%) Java 8
11 12 (2.96%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.48%) ES6
12 6 (1.48%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.23%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.23%) VB
14 4 (0.99%) X++
15 3 (0.74%) Korn
Qualifications
1 32 (7.90%) Degree
2 3 (0.74%) ACCA
2 3 (0.74%) CIMA
2 3 (0.74%) Master's Degree
2 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.49%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.72%) QA
2 6 (1.48%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (2.22%) Docker
2 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.25%) Ansible
2 1 (0.25%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 154 (38.02%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.20%) Oracle
3 13 (3.21%) Sitecore
4 12 (2.96%) Xamarin
5 8 (1.98%) Twitter
6 6 (1.48%) Zend
7 5 (1.23%) Capita
8 4 (0.99%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.99%) Facebook
8 4 (0.99%) Google
8 4 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.99%) SAP
9 3 (0.74%) Adobe
9 3 (0.74%) Apple
9 3 (0.74%) Epicor
9 3 (0.74%) Infor
9 3 (0.74%) JD Edwards
9 3 (0.74%) Sage
10 1 (0.25%) HP
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat