The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 34 45
Rank change year-on-year -17 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 9 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.98% 7.46% 4.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 7.72% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 8 35 24
Median salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 435 479 556
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 95.60% 96.57% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 396 421 477
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 7 £41,250 +10.00% 7
Sunderland - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 17 (54.84%) Java
1 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
2 15 (48.39%) CSS
2 15 (48.39%) HTML
3 14 (45.16%) .NET
4 13 (41.94%) MySQL
5 12 (38.71%) PHP
6 11 (35.48%) HTML5
7 10 (32.26%) Web Development
7 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (29.03%) C#
9 8 (25.81%) Linux
9 8 (25.81%) MVC
9 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
10 7 (22.58%) CSS3
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
11 6 (19.35%) OO
11 6 (19.35%) Data Protection
12 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
12 5 (16.13%) jQuery
12 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
12 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (16.13%) Games
12 5 (16.13%) C++
12 5 (16.13%) SQL
13 4 (12.90%) OOP
13 4 (12.90%) Unix
13 4 (12.90%) TDD
13 4 (12.90%) Scala
13 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS

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 3 (9.68%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) MySQL
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
3 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.68%) Subversion
2 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.45%) Gradle
3 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (16.13%) Games
2 2 (6.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) CSS
1 15 (48.39%) HTML
2 14 (45.16%) .NET
3 11 (35.48%) HTML5
4 7 (22.58%) CSS3
5 5 (16.13%) jQuery
6 4 (12.90%) Spring
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.68%) GWT
7 3 (9.68%) Vaadin
7 3 (9.68%) Web Services
7 3 (9.68%) XML
8 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.45%) JSON
8 2 (6.45%) Laravel
8 2 (6.45%) REST
8 2 (6.45%) SOAP
8 2 (6.45%) Symfony
8 2 (6.45%) WCF
8 2 (6.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.45%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (6.45%) HTC Vive
2 2 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (6.45%) Oculus Rift
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Android
2 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.90%) Unix
3 3 (9.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (32.26%) Web Development
2 8 (25.81%) MVC
2 8 (25.81%) Software Engineering
3 6 (19.35%) Data Protection
3 6 (19.35%) OO
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
4 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.90%) OOP
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
5 4 (12.90%) Web Application Development
6 3 (9.68%) Content Management
6 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.68%) OOD
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Open Source
7 2 (6.45%) Physics
7 2 (6.45%) Software Architecture
7 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Java
1 17 (54.84%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) PHP
3 9 (29.03%) C#
4 5 (16.13%) C++
4 5 (16.13%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) Clojure
5 4 (12.90%) Scala
6 3 (9.68%) Python
7 2 (6.45%) HLSL
8 1 (3.23%) Groovy
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby
8 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Zend
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