Period
to 10 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 311 301 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 27.23% 29.42% 35.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.12% 30.19% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 267 272 335
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,500 £36,875 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.54% -4.22% +2.67%
10th Percentile £27,650 £26,000 £25,050
90th Percentile £59,250 £54,900 £51,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -

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 1,068 997 1,064
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.52% 97.46% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 868 873 881
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £65,375 £61,500 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,513 £38,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +3.98% +1.33%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 0 275 £40,000 +14.29% 105
Prudhoe - 16 £47,500 - 2
Sunderland -5 14 £40,000 -5.88% 12
Gateshead -5 4 £37,000 -15.91% 9
South Tyneside +1 2 £33,000 +15.79%
North Tyneside - 2 £27,500 -
Wallsend 0 1 £30,000 -14.29%
Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 140 (45.02%) JavaScript
2 122 (39.23%) C#
3 121 (38.91%) .NET
3 121 (38.91%) Java
4 115 (36.98%) CSS
5 111 (35.69%) SQL
6 109 (35.05%) MVC
7 104 (33.44%) HTML
8 103 (33.12%) Git (software)
9 102 (32.80%) Agile Software Development
10 87 (27.97%) TDD
11 85 (27.33%) SQL Server
11 85 (27.33%) ASP.NET
12 77 (24.76%) Microsoft
13 66 (21.22%) Web Development
14 64 (20.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 60 (19.29%) Scrum
16 59 (18.97%) Software Engineering
16 59 (18.97%) AngularJS
17 51 (16.40%) jQuery
18 49 (15.76%) Unit Testing
18 49 (15.76%) BDD
19 47 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
20 46 (14.79%) OO
21 45 (14.47%) HTML5
22 43 (13.83%) PHP
23 39 (12.54%) CSS3
23 39 (12.54%) React
23 39 (12.54%) Subversion
24 36 (11.58%) Spring

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 15 (4.82%) CMS
1 15 (4.82%) Confluence
2 14 (4.50%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.22%) Apache Solr
3 10 (3.22%) WordPress
4 7 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.25%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.29%) Drupal
5 4 (1.29%) nginx
6 3 (0.96%) Apache
6 3 (0.96%) Jetty
7 2 (0.64%) IIS
7 2 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.32%) JBoss
8 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (1.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.32%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.96%) Magento
2 2 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.32%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.22%) Office 365
4 5 (1.61%) SaaS
5 4 (1.29%) GitHub
6 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.32%) iTunes
6 1 (0.32%) npm
6 1 (0.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.86%) Intranet
2 9 (2.89%) Internet
3 7 (2.25%) SMS
4 2 (0.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (27.33%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.32%) NoSQL
3 27 (8.68%) MySQL
4 21 (6.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (6.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (5.47%) Power BI
7 15 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (3.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.57%) QlikView
10 6 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.93%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.61%) Pentaho
11 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (1.29%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (0.96%) GIS
13 3 (0.96%) OLAP
13 3 (0.96%) OLAP Cube
14 2 (0.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 103 (33.12%) Git (software)
2 39 (12.54%) Subversion
3 26 (8.36%) JUnit
4 23 (7.40%) Selenium
5 22 (7.07%) Jenkins
6 21 (6.75%) Cucumber
7 20 (6.43%) JIRA
8 18 (5.79%) Bitbucket
8 18 (5.79%) Mercurial
8 18 (5.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (5.14%) Maven
10 15 (4.82%) Gradle
11 14 (4.50%) Visual Studio
12 12 (3.86%) GitLab
13 6 (1.93%) gulp
14 5 (1.61%) webpack
15 4 (1.29%) AccuRev
15 4 (1.29%) Octopus Deploy
15 4 (1.29%) Vagrant
16 2 (0.64%) JMeter
General
1 30 (9.65%) Advertising
2 11 (3.54%) Games
3 8 (2.57%) Marketing
4 7 (2.25%) Finance
4 7 (2.25%) Retail
5 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.32%) Automotive
6 1 (0.32%) Banking
6 1 (0.32%) French Language
6 1 (0.32%) German Language
6 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (38.91%) .NET
2 115 (36.98%) CSS
3 104 (33.44%) HTML
4 85 (27.33%) ASP.NET
5 64 (20.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 59 (18.97%) AngularJS
7 51 (16.40%) jQuery
8 45 (14.47%) HTML5
9 39 (12.54%) CSS3
9 39 (12.54%) React
10 36 (11.58%) Spring
11 34 (10.93%) .NET Framework
11 34 (10.93%) Node.js
12 33 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
12 33 (10.61%) Hibernate
13 32 (10.29%) JSON
14 28 (9.00%) Web Services
15 27 (8.68%) Spring Boot
16 26 (8.36%) Entity Framework
17 24 (7.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.36%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (5.79%) Algorithms
2 18 (5.79%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (4.82%) Data Structures
4 9 (2.89%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (2.89%) User Experience
5 8 (2.57%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.25%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.93%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.93%) Blog
8 3 (0.96%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (0.96%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.64%) EPoS
9 2 (0.64%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.64%) Podcast
9 2 (0.64%) Social Media
10 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.32%) Fintech
10 1 (0.32%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (6.75%) Linux
2 7 (2.25%) Apple iOS
2 7 (2.25%) Windows
3 6 (1.93%) Android
4 1 (0.32%) MVS
4 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (35.05%) MVC
2 102 (32.80%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (27.97%) TDD
4 66 (21.22%) Web Development
5 60 (19.29%) Scrum
6 59 (18.97%) Software Engineering
7 49 (15.76%) BDD
7 49 (15.76%) Unit Testing
8 47 (15.11%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (14.79%) OO
10 31 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
11 30 (9.65%) Front End Development
12 28 (9.00%) Test Automation
13 26 (8.36%) Microservices
14 25 (8.04%) Pair Programming
15 23 (7.40%) OOP
16 22 (7.07%) Problem-Solving
17 20 (6.43%) Decision-Making
18 17 (5.47%) Domain-Driven Design
18 17 (5.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 140 (45.02%) JavaScript
2 122 (39.23%) C#
3 121 (38.91%) Java
4 111 (35.69%) SQL
5 43 (13.83%) PHP
6 34 (10.93%) Python
7 20 (6.43%) C++
8 17 (5.47%) TypeScript
9 12 (3.86%) Scala
10 11 (3.54%) T-SQL
11 10 (3.22%) Java 8
12 6 (1.93%) Ruby
12 6 (1.93%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.61%) C
13 5 (1.61%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.96%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.96%) ES6
14 3 (0.96%) Java 9
15 2 (0.64%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.32%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (11.25%) Degree
2 11 (3.54%) DBS Check
3 8 (2.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.93%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.47%) QA
2 4 (1.29%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 29 (9.32%) Docker
2 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.32%) Ansible
2 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (24.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.89%) Twitter
3 7 (2.25%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.29%) Zend
6 3 (0.96%) Apple
7 2 (0.64%) Facebook
7 2 (0.64%) Google
7 2 (0.64%) SAP
7 2 (0.64%) Tableau
7 2 (0.64%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.32%) Adobe
8 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.32%) Informatica
8 1 (0.32%) Nintex
8 1 (0.32%) WooCommerce