Period
to 23 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

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 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 251 423 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 23.26% 30.72% 36.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.75% 31.40% 38.49%
Number of salaries quoted 224 379 328
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% +6.38%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,000 £47,500
North East median annual salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +7.14%

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 1,014 1,347 943
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.98% 97.82% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 779 1,171 809
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -
10th Percentile £24,700 £23,125 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,050 £65,000 £49,200
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -2.78%

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 March 2019.

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 March 2019. 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 +1 206 £42,500 +10.39% 95
Sunderland +1 22 £40,000 - 7
Prudhoe - 17 £47,500 - 4
South Tyneside +2 4 £37,000 +5.71%
Gateshead -14 2 £38,250 -14.04% 10
Hebburn +1 1 £32,500 +27.45% 2
South Shields - 1 £36,500 -
Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, 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.

1 117 (46.61%) JavaScript
2 103 (41.04%) CSS
3 99 (39.44%) C#
4 96 (38.25%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (37.05%) HTML
6 91 (36.25%) Java
7 90 (35.86%) .NET
8 84 (33.47%) MVC
9 83 (33.07%) Git (software)
10 76 (30.28%) SQL
11 63 (25.10%) ASP.NET
12 58 (23.11%) SQL Server
12 58 (23.11%) TDD
12 58 (23.11%) AngularJS
13 56 (22.31%) Scrum
14 51 (20.32%) jQuery
15 50 (19.92%) Software Engineering
16 48 (19.12%) HTML5
16 48 (19.12%) CSS3
17 47 (18.73%) Web Development
18 43 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
19 42 (16.73%) ASP.NET MVC
20 41 (16.33%) Degree
20 41 (16.33%) Microsoft
21 40 (15.94%) OO
22 36 (14.34%) Spring
23 35 (13.94%) Unit Testing
24 34 (13.55%) BDD
25 33 (13.15%) Subversion
25 33 (13.15%) JSON

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 (5.98%) Confluence
2 12 (4.78%) CMS
3 10 (3.98%) Apache Solr
4 7 (2.79%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.79%) WordPress
5 4 (1.59%) Drupal
5 4 (1.59%) Mule ESB
6 3 (1.20%) IIS
6 3 (1.20%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.40%) Apache
8 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.40%) Jetty
8 1 (0.40%) nginx
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.40%) GNU Octave
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.99%) Magento
2 4 (1.59%) Shopify
3 3 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.40%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.40%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.40%) HFM
4 1 (0.40%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.40%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (7.57%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.39%) Office 365
4 5 (1.99%) npm
5 4 (1.59%) SaaS
6 2 (0.80%) Serverless
7 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.39%) Internet
2 5 (1.99%) Intranet
3 2 (0.80%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (23.11%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.97%) NoSQL
3 19 (7.57%) MySQL
4 15 (5.98%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (5.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (3.19%) Power BI
8 7 (2.79%) QlikView
9 3 (1.20%) Big Data
9 3 (1.20%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 3 (1.20%) GIS
9 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 83 (33.07%) Git (software)
2 33 (13.15%) Subversion
3 23 (9.16%) Selenium
4 21 (8.37%) Cucumber
4 21 (8.37%) Gradle
4 21 (8.37%) JIRA
4 21 (8.37%) JUnit
5 20 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (7.17%) Bitbucket
6 18 (7.17%) Maven
7 17 (6.77%) Jenkins
8 13 (5.18%) Mercurial
9 12 (4.78%) GitLab
10 7 (2.79%) AccuRev
10 7 (2.79%) Visual Studio
11 6 (2.39%) Grunt
12 2 (0.80%) Gatling
12 2 (0.80%) gulp
12 2 (0.80%) JMeter
12 2 (0.80%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (4.38%) Finance
2 8 (3.19%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.79%) Advertising
3 7 (2.79%) Games
4 5 (1.99%) Billing
4 5 (1.99%) Retail
5 4 (1.59%) Marketing
6 2 (0.80%) Banking
7 1 (0.40%) French Language
7 1 (0.40%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (41.04%) CSS
2 93 (37.05%) HTML
3 90 (35.86%) .NET
4 63 (25.10%) ASP.NET
5 58 (23.11%) AngularJS
6 51 (20.32%) jQuery
7 48 (19.12%) CSS3
7 48 (19.12%) HTML5
8 42 (16.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (14.34%) Spring
10 33 (13.15%) JSON
11 32 (12.75%) REST
12 29 (11.55%) .NET Framework
12 29 (11.55%) React
13 27 (10.76%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (9.56%) Hibernate
15 22 (8.76%) Web Services
16 19 (7.57%) Entity Framework
17 18 (7.17%) Spring Boot
17 18 (7.17%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.17%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (5.58%) Algorithms
3 11 (4.38%) Data Structures
4 9 (3.59%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.39%) User Experience
7 5 (1.99%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.20%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.20%) Life Science
9 2 (0.80%) Podcast
9 2 (0.80%) Tandem
10 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.40%) Fintech
10 1 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.40%) NHS
10 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.40%) Online Games
10 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.98%) Linux
2 12 (4.78%) Windows
3 5 (1.99%) Android
3 5 (1.99%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.40%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (38.25%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (33.47%) MVC
3 58 (23.11%) TDD
4 56 (22.31%) Scrum
5 50 (19.92%) Software Engineering
6 47 (18.73%) Web Development
7 43 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (15.94%) OO
9 35 (13.94%) Unit Testing
10 34 (13.55%) BDD
11 30 (11.95%) Test Automation
12 23 (9.16%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (8.76%) Computer Science
13 22 (8.76%) Front End Development
13 22 (8.76%) Problem-Solving
14 20 (7.97%) Microservices
15 19 (7.57%) Dependency Injection
16 18 (7.17%) Pair Programming
17 16 (6.37%) Decision-Making
18 13 (5.18%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 117 (46.61%) JavaScript
2 99 (39.44%) C#
3 91 (36.25%) Java
4 76 (30.28%) SQL
5 31 (12.35%) PHP
6 24 (9.56%) C++
6 24 (9.56%) Python
7 10 (3.98%) C
7 10 (3.98%) VB.NET
8 9 (3.59%) Java 8
9 7 (2.79%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.99%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.59%) Scala
11 4 (1.59%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.20%) ES6
13 2 (0.80%) Java 9
13 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.40%) Fortran
14 1 (0.40%) R
14 1 (0.40%) VB6
Qualifications
1 41 (16.33%) Degree
2 11 (4.38%) DBS Check
3 9 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.39%) PhD
5 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.78%) QA
2 4 (1.59%) GDPR
3 2 (0.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (6.77%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.19%) Tableau
3 5 (1.99%) SAP
3 5 (1.99%) WooCommerce
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle
4 3 (1.20%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.20%) Zend
5 2 (0.80%) Birst
5 2 (0.80%) Sybase
5 2 (0.80%) Twitter
6 1 (0.40%) BT
6 1 (0.40%) Cognos
6 1 (0.40%) Epicor
6 1 (0.40%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.40%) Infor
6 1 (0.40%) Informatica
6 1 (0.40%) Nintex
6 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.40%) Tagetik
6 1 (0.40%) Xamarin