Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Developer
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 73 27
Rank change year-on-year +34 -46 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 52 31 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.42% 2.64% 9.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.58% 2.79% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 51 29 97
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,750 £51,250
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 932 1112 956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.18% 94.80% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 817 931 820
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £39,131 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.94% +5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,500 £57,500 £57,500
North East median annual salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.30% +2.67% +5.63%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Tyne and Wear

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Tyne and Wear

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Tyne and Wear

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 23 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 +24 40 £40,000 - 1
Sunderland 0 6 £40,500 -
North Shields - 2 £37,500 -
Gateshead +3 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Hebburn -2 1 £28,000 -20.00%
South Tyneside - 1 £35,000 -
Senior Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 26 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (46.15%) HTML
3 23 (44.23%) CSS
4 21 (40.38%) SQL
4 21 (40.38%) Web Development
5 20 (38.46%) Java
5 20 (38.46%) .NET
6 19 (36.54%) C#
7 18 (34.62%) PHP
8 15 (28.85%) MySQL
9 13 (25.00%) SMS
10 12 (23.08%) Advertising
10 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
11 11 (21.15%) MVC
12 10 (19.23%) HTML5
13 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
15 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
15 7 (13.46%) Laravel
16 6 (11.54%) Degree
16 6 (11.54%) Linux
16 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
17 5 (9.62%) OO
17 5 (9.62%) jQuery
17 5 (9.62%) Spring
17 5 (9.62%) CSS3
17 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
18 4 (7.69%) Magento
18 4 (7.69%) WPF
18 4 (7.69%) TDD

Senior 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 1 (1.92%) Apache
1 1 (1.92%) JBoss
1 1 (1.92%) nginx
1 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) iTunes
2 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) MySQL
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.77%) Maven
3 2 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (23.08%) Advertising
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Games
3 2 (3.85%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) HTML
2 23 (44.23%) CSS
3 20 (38.46%) .NET
4 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 10 (19.23%) HTML5
6 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
6 7 (13.46%) Laravel
7 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (9.62%) CSS3
8 5 (9.62%) jQuery
8 5 (9.62%) Spring
9 4 (7.69%) WPF
10 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
10 3 (5.77%) LAMP
11 2 (3.85%) .NET Core
11 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.85%) Backbone.js
11 2 (3.85%) RESTful
11 2 (3.85%) Symfony
11 2 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Animation
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.92%) Social Media
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Web Development
2 11 (21.15%) MVC
3 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.62%) OO
5 4 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 4 (7.69%) OOP
5 4 (7.69%) TDD
6 3 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.77%) CRM
6 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.77%) Microservices
6 3 (5.77%) Open Source
6 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.77%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (5.77%) SDLC
6 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.77%) SOLID
7 2 (3.85%) Software Architecture
7 2 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (40.38%) SQL
3 20 (38.46%) Java
4 19 (36.54%) C#
5 18 (34.62%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) C++
7 1 (1.92%) Scala
7 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle
2 2 (3.85%) Zend
3 1 (1.92%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat