Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 344 227 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 30.23% 29.10% 35.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.73% 29.87% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 283 204 342
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £51,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%

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 1,084 760 1,066
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.25% 97.44% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 892 659 905
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £38,959 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% -0.11% +8.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,590
North East median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +4.00%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 0 299 £40,500 +8.00% 86
Prudhoe 0 17 £47,500 +6.74% 2
Sunderland -8 14 £35,000 -14.63% 9
Gateshead 0 9 £40,750 -7.39% 4
North Tyneside - 2 £27,500 -
Wallsend - 1 £30,000 -
Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 161 (46.80%) .NET
2 152 (44.19%) JavaScript
3 149 (43.31%) C#
4 136 (39.53%) SQL
5 124 (36.05%) MVC
6 118 (34.30%) Java
6 118 (34.30%) CSS
7 117 (34.01%) Agile Software Development
8 115 (33.43%) SQL Server
9 112 (32.56%) Microsoft
10 111 (32.27%) HTML
11 108 (31.40%) ASP.NET
12 102 (29.65%) Git (software)
13 93 (27.03%) TDD
14 83 (24.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 75 (21.80%) AngularJS
16 68 (19.77%) Web Development
17 66 (19.19%) Software Engineering
18 60 (17.44%) .NET Framework
19 56 (16.28%) Scrum
19 56 (16.28%) jQuery
19 56 (16.28%) BDD
20 55 (15.99%) Unit Testing
21 52 (15.12%) PHP
22 49 (14.24%) ASP.NET Web API
23 48 (13.95%) React
24 47 (13.66%) Advertising
25 46 (13.37%) HTML5
26 44 (12.79%) OO
26 44 (12.79%) Continuous Integration

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 14 (4.07%) CMS
2 13 (3.78%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.49%) WordPress
4 10 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.03%) Confluence
6 6 (1.74%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.45%) nginx
8 4 (1.16%) Apache
8 4 (1.16%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.87%) Jetty
10 2 (0.58%) Drupal
10 2 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.58%) Wowza Streaming Engine
11 1 (0.29%) IIS
11 1 (0.29%) JBoss
11 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.58%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.29%) InDesign
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Magento
2 3 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 40 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.33%) Office 365
4 6 (1.74%) SaaS
5 4 (1.16%) GitHub
6 2 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.29%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.29%) iTunes
7 1 (0.29%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.36%) Intranet
2 14 (4.07%) SMS
3 8 (2.33%) Internet
4 4 (1.16%) HTTP
5 1 (0.29%) Firewall
5 1 (0.29%) FTP
5 1 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (33.43%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.30%) NoSQL
3 31 (9.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (8.72%) MySQL
5 29 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (6.40%) Power BI
7 20 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (5.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (3.20%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.62%) QlikView
10 9 (2.62%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.45%) Pentaho
12 5 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.16%) Big Data
13 4 (1.16%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.87%) OLAP
14 3 (0.87%) OLAP Cube
14 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
15 2 (0.58%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 102 (29.65%) Git (software)
2 33 (9.59%) Subversion
3 25 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (5.52%) JUnit
5 18 (5.23%) Visual Studio
6 17 (4.94%) Mercurial
7 16 (4.65%) Jenkins
8 14 (4.07%) Selenium
9 13 (3.78%) JIRA
10 11 (3.20%) Cucumber
11 9 (2.62%) Bitbucket
11 9 (2.62%) Maven
12 7 (2.03%) gulp
12 7 (2.03%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (1.74%) GitLab
14 5 (1.45%) Gradle
14 5 (1.45%) webpack
15 4 (1.16%) Vagrant
16 3 (0.87%) Grunt
16 3 (0.87%) MSTest
General
1 47 (13.66%) Advertising
2 10 (2.91%) Finance
3 9 (2.62%) Marketing
4 7 (2.03%) Retail
5 6 (1.74%) Games
6 1 (0.29%) Automotive
6 1 (0.29%) Banking
6 1 (0.29%) Law
6 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.29%) Publishing
6 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (46.80%) .NET
2 118 (34.30%) CSS
3 111 (32.27%) HTML
4 108 (31.40%) ASP.NET
5 83 (24.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 75 (21.80%) AngularJS
7 60 (17.44%) .NET Framework
8 56 (16.28%) jQuery
9 49 (14.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 48 (13.95%) React
11 46 (13.37%) HTML5
12 39 (11.34%) Entity Framework
12 39 (11.34%) Web Services
13 38 (11.05%) CSS3
13 38 (11.05%) Node.js
14 35 (10.17%) Spring
15 32 (9.30%) RESTful
16 29 (8.43%) JSON
17 25 (7.27%) Laravel
18 24 (6.98%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.14%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (4.65%) Algorithms
3 16 (4.65%) Data Structures
4 10 (2.91%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (2.91%) User Experience
5 8 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.03%) Blog
7 5 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.16%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.16%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.87%) NHS
9 3 (0.87%) Social Media
9 3 (0.87%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.58%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.58%) EPoS
10 2 (0.58%) Fintech
10 2 (0.58%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.52%) Linux
2 6 (1.74%) Android
2 6 (1.74%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.87%) Windows
4 2 (0.58%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.29%) Solaris
5 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (36.05%) MVC
2 117 (34.01%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (27.03%) TDD
4 68 (19.77%) Web Development
5 66 (19.19%) Software Engineering
6 56 (16.28%) BDD
6 56 (16.28%) Scrum
7 55 (15.99%) Unit Testing
8 44 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (12.79%) OO
9 36 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (10.47%) Front End Development
10 30 (8.72%) Test Automation
11 24 (6.98%) Pair Programming
11 24 (6.98%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (6.69%) Decision-Making
13 21 (6.10%) Microservices
13 21 (6.10%) OOP
14 20 (5.81%) Domain-Driven Design
15 19 (5.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 152 (44.19%) JavaScript
2 149 (43.31%) C#
3 136 (39.53%) SQL
4 118 (34.30%) Java
5 52 (15.12%) PHP
6 28 (8.14%) Python
7 26 (7.56%) TypeScript
8 19 (5.52%) T-SQL
9 14 (4.07%) Scala
10 13 (3.78%) C++
10 13 (3.78%) Java 8
11 12 (3.49%) Ruby
12 11 (3.20%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.45%) ES6
14 4 (1.16%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.87%) Apple Swift
15 3 (0.87%) Java 9
15 3 (0.87%) Kotlin
15 3 (0.87%) VB
16 2 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (8.72%) Degree
2 8 (2.33%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.58%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.23%) QA
2 7 (2.03%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (6.69%) Docker
2 2 (0.58%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.29%) Ansible
2 1 (0.29%) HP ALM
2 1 (0.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 112 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.62%) Twitter
3 7 (2.03%) Oracle
4 6 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (1.74%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.74%) Zend
5 4 (1.16%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.87%) Adobe
6 3 (0.87%) Apple
6 3 (0.87%) Facebook
6 3 (0.87%) Google
7 1 (0.29%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.29%) HP
7 1 (0.29%) IBM
7 1 (0.29%) Nintex
7 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.29%) Siebel
7 1 (0.29%) Sybase
7 1 (0.29%) Tableau